August 8, 2017

Durham: General Manager Appointment

Shelley Clark has been appointed to fill the important new role of General Manager at Durham Indoor Bowls Club from Monday 14th August 2017. Shelley is […]
August 5, 2017

Nominations for County Teams

Nominations can now be made for the County’s three representative teams: Liberty Trophy, Seniors and Under 25. Forms are available at each club in the County […]
June 14, 2017

Dave Morgan: EIBA Award

EIBA Life Membership Award Presentation Dave Morgan’s EIBA Life Membership Award was made today at a presentation held at Darlington IBC. The proceedings were introduced by […]

History



History of the League: The early years

Durham was able to affiliate to the English Bowls Association (Indoor Section) in 1964 when its first indoor club, Spennymoor, was opened. The County's first international was JW Heath (Spennymoor) in 1969. The County began expanding in 1972 (Hartlepool) to Ferryhill (1999). making a total of 16 clubs. The figure now stands at 12 following the closure of Consett, Hebburn, Chester le Street and Bishop Auckland.

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The controlling body for indoor bowling within County Durham.