About our Club

The club is situated within the parkland area of Hampden Park and is readily accessible by car and local bus routes, and there is ample free parking. We are surrounded by beautiful scenery for all to enjoy.
The club was established in 1979 (see History of the Club) and, as at April 2019, membership stood at 752 (500 Full, 252 Social)

Opening Times                           
WINTER Oct – Apr     SUMMER May -Sept    
Monday 09.15 21.30   09.45 14.00 18.45 21.00
Tuesday 09.15 20.30   09.45 14.00 18.45 21.00
Wednesday 09.15 21.30   09.45 12.00 18.45 21.00
Thursday 09.15 20.30   09.45 14.00 Closed  
Friday 09.15 21.30   09.45 12.00 18.45 21.00
Saturday 09.45 14.30   Closed      
Sunday 09.45 14.30   Closed      

The restaurant will open Mon – Thurs from 8:30am and Friday from 9am for pre-booked breakfast for anyone who would like to eat before play starts at 9:45am, this can be booked via the myclubhouse online booking system under ‘restaurant bookings’ or by phone

We are affiliated to the E.I.B.A, Sussex County Indoor Bowling Association and the Sussex County Women’s Indoor Bowling Association.

EIBA logo SCIBA logoSCWIBA logo


We have six rinks of Greengauge carpet with the highest quality lighting. The running surfaces are kept in immaculate condition ensuring bowlers of all standards enjoy their game. For added comfort an up to date heating/air conditioning system has recently been installed.

View from the bar

View from the bar

Spectators are able to view the greens from a raised area where members and guests enjoy a fully stocked bar at club prices.

The Bar

The Bar


Our restaurant seats 120 people (currently restricted to 40 due to Covid-19 Government Guidelines) and has views over the rinks. A daily menu is available if you fancy a bite to eat.

Click to view our current menu

Every Sunday through the winter season starting on Sunday TBA, Michelle will be doing a Sunday roast £10 per person for 2 courses, please see the notice board in the club for details of “The Roast of The Day” and to reserve your table, alternatively email Michelle email hidden; JavaScript is required 

Hire of Function Room

Unfortunately due to COVID-19 Government Guidelines this facility is not currently available

The club boasts an enclosed function/dining room which seats 120 people. The table and seating arrangements are flexible and there is an area that can be kept free for dancing. We have a fully qualified in-house catering team who are experienced in catering for private events and would be happy to discuss any requirements.

Rates for hire: £75 for non members, free for members.

We also have a well appointed committee room for your meetings/training courses etc.

Our Centre Manager is contactable during normal office hours, and will help with your enquiries on 01323 506009. Alternatively please send us a message using our Contact Form.

Function Room

Function Room

Social Activities

Unfortunately due to COVID-19 Government Guidelines social events will not be taking place for the foreseeable future.

Our social calendar has a variety of events throughout the year, including regular quiz nights, live music/cabarets with buffet, beetle drives, race nights, ladies afternoon teas etc, and charity events.
The club also arranges an annual trip to Potters Leisure Resort for Bowling Break.

Internal Clubs

Meetings are suspended for the time being in line with Government Guidelines for Covid-19

Sewing Group – meets Mondays & Wednesdays 10.00 – 12.00 all year (there is currently a waiting list to join this group)
Decoupage/Card Making – Monday 2pm – 4pm (all welcome)
Scrabble Club – Wednesday evenings 7pm
Ukulele Group – Monday evening 7pm
Mahjong Group – Monday evening 7pm
Whist Drive – Fridays 2.15pm

External Clubs

Meetings are suspended for the time being in line with Government Guidelines for Covid-19

Eastbourne Photographic Society meet here Tuesdays 7.30pm – 10.00pm, they are a thriving, friendly camera club with around 80 members of all ages and they support all aspects of photography whether you use a DSLR, mirrorless camera or your phone. 
Click to visit the Eastbourne Photographic Society website.

Touring Sides

We are always interested to hear from touring sides or other clubs seeking fixtures, should you be interested please contact our Centre Manager on 01323 506009 during normal office hours, or send us a message using our Contact Form

We also welcome members of Affiliated Bowls Clubs, by arrangement.


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