We use essential cookies to make our site work. We'd also like to set analytics cookies that help us make improvements by measuring how you use the site. These will be set only if you accept.

For more detailed information about the cookies we use, see our cookies page.

Essential Cookies

Essential cookies enable core functionality such as security, network management, and accessibility. For example, the selections you make here about which cookies to accept are stored in a cookie.

You may disable these by changing your browser settings, but this may affect how the website functions.

Analytics Cookies

We'd like to set Google Analytics cookies to help us improve our website by collecting and reporting information on how you use it. The cookies collect information in a way that does not directly identify you.

Third Party Cookies

Third party cookies are ones planted by other websites while using this site. This may occur (for example) where a Twitter or Facebook feed is embedded with a page. Selecting to turn these off will hide such content.

Skip to main content

Bowling Information


This section is simply a resource for bowling information. 
You may like:

  • to look at websites of UK bowling organisations
  • to keep up with the 2021 World Bowls
  • do some research on buying a set of bowls
  • join in the bowling community via Twitter


Bowling Organisations

Essex County Bowling Association (ECBA & ECWBA) (

Essex County Indoor Bowling Association (ECIBA)  (

English Indoor Bowling Association (EIBA) (

Bowls England (


Bowling Media 

Bowls England 'The Extra End' Podcasts 

Bowls International Magazine

BBC "That is ridiculous" Nick Brett shot World Bowls 2020


International Competitions

2021 Potters Resort  World Championships

2020 Archive Potters Resort (


How do I decide which bowls to get?

Always ask around the club for advice!  The links below are for your guidance only - the webperson cannot be held responsible for any actions taken by you as a result of following these links. 

Bowls.Org.Uk (

A Short Guide to buying Lawn Bowls

Choosing a Bowl Bias

Choosing a Bowl Size

Second Hand Bowls – Why Buy Second Hand and Top Tips on How to Buy


EIBA: Disability Guidance

Please see the attachment below regarding EIBA's "Approved Equipment and Aids for People Playing Bowls".