Firstly, can I thank you for visiting the Furness & District Bowling League Website.

In the rich 106 year history of the Furness & District Bowling League, there are lots to be proud of.


Please browse the website and keep up to date with all the upcoming information that you may need for the season.


On behalf of the current president Mr George Barrow and my fellow officers of the league,

I wish you a good season and I hope to see you around the greens.



Yours in Sport,

Joe Wardman

Chairman, Furness & District Bowling League

2020 Season


2nd April    Season Starts 

19th May    Lawson Trophy at  Barrow Island Bowling Club

4th August  F&DBL £500 Handicap Venues to be confirmed 

12th September    Season Closes

September   1st Division Play-offs at West Mount

September    2nd Division Play-offs at  Askam

September   3rd Division Play-offs at  North Scale

3rd October Grand Masters at  Roose Cons


Latest News

2020 Season

Our season will be commencing soon. Please remember to sign on at your club. 




AGM 2019

The AGM for the Furness & District Bowling League will be held at the Coop SC Club on Thursday 24 October 2019 starting at 7pm.

Grand Masters Competition 2019


I great day of bowling from all the entries. Well done to the Coop for the use of the green for the day and having refreshments available for us all. Thanks to the referees for the assistance on the day. 

A great display of bowling from each bowler on the day and the final was a great game to watch.

Billy Thornton and Barry Lowden put on a great display of bowling for the final. Well done to Billy Thornton for winning the 2019 Grand Masters Competition.

Thank you to all for a great season and see you again next year for another great season.

500 Handicap Competition 

4 August 2019

An exceptional day of bowling from all entries. Thank you to Roose Cons and Salthouse Bowling clubs for the use of the greens and having refreshments and food for us on the day.  Thank you to the referees for assisting on the day. 

An amazing final was played between Barry Lowden and James Duffin. They both displayed exceptional bowling down to the end.  Well done to Barry Lowden for winning the final. 

Thank you to all helpers on the day and to the bowlers for playing on the day. 

The next League Competition will be the Play offs at the end of the season and then we have the Grand Masters. 

Best of luck to everyone for the rest of the season.


Quick Links

Cumbria County Crown Green Bowling Association will be having a page on this website. 
Club Competitions

Click on the Competitions page to find the list of all our clubs competitions.  Go down and support the bowlers and enjoy a good day of bowling