Bridport Bowling Club

Bridport Bowling Club

Friendly bowling club with a well equipped clubhouse in a beautiful setting in the Dorset town of Bridport

Bridport Bowling Club

Bowling for everyone from beginners to County and National competitions

Bridport Bowling Club

Friendly Bowling at all levels of the sport

Welcome to Bridport Bowling Club

We are a thriving outdoor bowls club in beautiful West Dorset, less than two miles from the Sea. The club is within a 5 minute walk of the bustling town centre of Bridport with its extensive range of independent shops, cafes and restaurants, and thriving Wednesday and Saturday markets.

The club competes in a number of county leagues and national competitions, as well as having a comprehensive schedule of club games, club competitions and friendly games against other local clubs and touring sides.

For touring sides Bridport Bowls club provides an excellent venue, with a maximum of eight rinks and a large clubhouse with bar and full kitchen. With shops and entertainment within easy walking distance there is also lots for non-bowlers to do.

New members, whether with bowling experience or new to the game, are always welcome. We can provide all the help and assistance you may need to enjoy sociable and fun sport of bowls. For more information about joining the club please email

Paul Tibble Club President

News – Week commencing 27 June 22

A bad start to the week for Bridport meeting their nemesis in the form of Dorchester. On Monday Bridport were home to Dorchester’s stars and had no winning rinks. Medland, Hoskins, Shortland and Thorne were unlucky losing by just one point.  Bridport A were away...

News – Week commencing 6th June

Monday evening saw Bridport at home against Portland Victoria with two winning rinks and the overall score so 8 points in total.  Honours to Medland, Brooks, Shortland and Thorne.  The losing rink of Kenyon, Rumble, Smith and Jones were really unlucky to...

News – Week commencing 30th May

Bridport men have been depleted by injury and ill health this week but still managed to field two County league teams.  Bridport were away to Melcombe Regis in Weymouth where you play the green as well as the players.  Taylor, Kennedy, Tibble and Langdon had...

Club evening with a difference

The last Tuesday in May saw the first unofficial ‘Secretary’s Cup’, a fun evening competition where all the competitors scored points individually. Of the 13 entrants, five had been members of the club for less than a month and put in very credible performances. The...

Update – Week Commencing 15 May 22

Both men’s County games were against Dorchester on Monday evening.  Bridport were away facing very stiff opposition.  There was just one winning rink- Brian Medland, Keith Brooks, Barry Shortland and Chris Thorne.  They raced off to an early lead and...


Bridport Bowling Club
Priory Lane



The best/cheapest car park (especially for coaches) is at Bridport Football Ground (just past Palmers Brewery).  Post code DT6 5LA.

From the car park it is a stroll along the river to the Club. Passengers can also be dropped off at South Walk prior to parking. Post Code DT6 3NH.

Please note there is no vehicular access in Priory Lane.

Bridport Bowling Club Is Supported By:

A J Wakely & Sons  

Nantes Solicitors