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 […]
June 12, 2017

County Teams: National Championships Draws

Liberty Team Durham will play Cumbria on Saturday 16th December 2017 in the Liberty Trophy Inter-County Competition. This is a home draw – the first for […]
May 25, 2017

County Seniors Fixtures 2017-8

Durham County Seniors Fixtures 2017-18. Start times unless stated are 12.30pm John Dodsworth Trophy Yorkshire, Thur 12 Oct 2017 at Scarborough   Over 60 Inter-County Knockout […]

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.