Someone has turned off all the heaters at the club! I had 4 of them coming on at 10am for 1 hour every day just to keep the cold and damp out. PLEASE LEAVE THE HEATERS ALONE. If you want to change the settings please tell me.

Martin Shrimpton.

Hello everybody 

Covid 19 Update as from Monday 17th May 2021

Good news more restrictions lifted.

We  can now play in any format and use every rink.

The clubhouse can now be opened for use.

Refreshments, alcoholic and no alcoholic can now be served in the clubhouse.

We can now car share to travel to matches.


Sanitation is still need for all equipment.

Avoid sharing equipment whenever possible.

Face masks must be worn in the club house when moving around.

Members can still only sit in groups of six or two families.

Social distancing must still be observed.

Spectators are now allowed.

Spectators are permitted with a limit of 30 people, but this is in addition to the number of persons participating on the green.

For the time being pre-booking is advised by Bowls England.

Track and trace is still in operation so please do not forget to sign in.

It is anticipated that we may be able to revert back to our original fixture list in the very near future, but of course we need the agreement of our opponents to do so.

David Swainston

Hon Secretary

Woodingdean BC


Welcome back Everyone

If you have not already heard the news, the General Committee have decided, because members had very little use of the club last year, that for this year only, those who joined as members last year need pay no membership fee this season. You will still need to purchase a season ticket.
The fixture cards and new membership lists are in the clubhouse for collection.
Fixtures have been arranged for a full season.
We are permitted to play matches  between Affiliated Clubs. (all our matches come in that category)
National and County competitions can be played.
Club Competitions are in the process of being arranged
Team sheets will be on the notice board very soon.
Please be aware that due to the Covid 19 regulations still being in operation, early fixtures will/may vary to those published.

The Club has a new sound system Alexa, just say ALEXA play music by Abba and it will play, or ask for the news and weather. But always say ALEXA to get its attention first.

A bottle of hand sanitiser will be in the clubhouse for your use.

Betty Gillam will temporarily take over the role of welfare officer.

New bowls shirts will cost £25 each, ask Rita.

Free coaching and taster sessions are available at the club, please come along and have a go.

County Championships and Competitions can be found on the Sussex County Bowls Website,

The Brighton and Hove District League can be found on the Website,

The Brighton,Hove abd District Women’s Bowling League Website,

A.Harris & Son motors, 166 Warren Road, Woodingdean.Tel: 01273685141, will give you 20% off labour and £40 for MOT’s, please notify them that you are a woodingdean bowls member at the time of booking.