A very merry Christmas and a successful new bowling year

North London Bowling Club

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The club nestles at the edge of Hampstead Heath below Kenwood and enjoys one of the most beautiful locations of any of London’s bowls clubs. When playing on the green you feel transported to somewhere in the English countryside.

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About us

We are near Hampstead Heath below Kenwood and enjoy the most beautiful location. When playing you feel transported to somewhere in the English countryside.

Find us

The green will be open from mid April 2017 to the end of September 2017, but the clubhouse, bar and kitchen is potentially available all year round.

Join us

We  welcome new and experienced bowlers alike. Joining is easy. Fill in the   application form and please email a scanto this NLBC email or post it.

Club for hire

The green is open April to October but the clubhouse, bar and kitchen is potentially available all year round. Great sound 85 watt wireless music system. Free car park.

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Our last club night before the Festivities will be next Thursday at the usual times of 6.30 for the bar and 7.30 for the meal. Vic will be preparing Steak and Ale Pie, Chicken Pie, Mash and Vegetables. As always it is useful to have an idea of numbers, so please reply to this email Read More …

Club night was a great success. Thank you Cynthia for the wonderful lasagne. Thanks also to Barry for his big box of tangerines and all those members who helped with food preparation, clearing up afterwards and serving behind the bar. It was a good attendance considering the whole area was gridlocked. West Hill closed with Read More …

Dear all, We have planned our next club night for next week. I will be making lasagne with garlic bread and salads. Unfortunately I have a long standing engagement on that evening, so althougth everything which can be prepared in advance will be done, I will need someone to put the lasagne in the oven, Read More …

Club Night

You will already have this date in your diary, and I’m now able to give you more information about this. Most important is the menu, prepared for us by Rick and Dulcie. They will be making Cous Cous with a mixture of vegetables, Chicken and Lamb, Chick Peas etc. The bar will be open from Read More …

Photos by Ivor Shedon “In the first photo it is interesting to see the shadow of the wood – it looks like it might have been an aerial shot.” Brenda

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Thank you to everyone who helped to make Bonfire night such a successful event.  I won’t name names as there are so many of you but this was a perfect example of how help from lots of individuals can come together to create a fun evening for our members. their tamilies and friends. I had Read More …

Petanque Sunday

Colin is keen to get a group of Petanque players together to play in the Car Park during the winter.  We have already had some initial interest from several members but in order for this to go ahead we need more sets of boules. If you have a set of boules at home which you Read More …

Bonfire Night Safety Tips   Friendly neighbourhood fireman, Mark Altree has kindly given us some firework safety tips to make sure you and your family keep safe this Bonfire Night. As the winter months approach we start to look forward to Halloween, Bonfire night and of course Christmas, it’s key to remember that the seasons Read More …

PETANQUE IS EASY TO PLAY and it’s easy to learn the rules. Those of us who play are eager to share our knowledge of the game with newcomers. The rudiments of the game can be found in our How to Play section. The rules can be found on the Competition page. Membership information can be found on the Membership page.

Latest Bowls England news The 2016 Australian Open will be held at 15 clubs across the Gold Coast, Queensland from June 11 to 24, 2016. In 2015, the Australian Open was re-launched on the Gold Coast and became completely open to enter for all registered bowlers with massive prize money pool of $225,000. The event attracted over 2,100 Read More …

Club of the Year organised by Bowls England Bowls England has launched the search for the 2016 Club of the Year, which is generously supported once more by Drakes Pride. Berkhamsted BC in Hertfordshire won the title in 2015 – with Lyndhurst BC in Durham named runners-up. This year the winning club will receive £250 Read More …

Monika, our chef, catered for specifically gluten free and vegetarian. She planned a varied menu to cover all tastes. The closing supper was a buffet style, followed by a dance demonstration of the Samba by 2 visiting couples. After that there was a great disco.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES ENGLAND The official website of the England Commonwealth Games Team 10 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT LAWN BOWLS, from ELLEN FALKNER Number 1. 1) Lawn Bowls was first in the Commonwealth Games in 1930 which was known then as the British Empire Games. Now click on link to see the other nine. ←

BBC News interviews Stefan, Lisa and Tony

World Bowls submits recognition request file to International Olympic Committee The sport of bowls has jumped over the first hurdle in its quest to become an Olympic sport. World Bowls has submitted its recognition request file to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) sports department. Acceptance by the IOC would pave the way for potential inclusion Read More …

Two minute video from Australia, inspiring! Jack Attack is Bowls Australia’s social-competitive version of bowls that can be enjoyed by new and experienced players. The Jack Attack program is intended to be run as a six to eight week competition, staged ideally on a midweek evening. The format of two bowl triples with substitutions permitted, two Read More …

Apply for membership now.

Membership in the first year is £70. Thereafter, the annual membership fee is £140 from 2017. The bowling season runs from mid-April until October. Club open all year for social activities and special events.

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North London Bowling Club added 4 new photos.Tuesday, December 6th, 2016 at 12:56pm
On Sunday June 18th 2017 we are opening our gardens for charity as part of the National Gardens Scheme.
Since its foundation, the National Gardens Scheme has donated over £45 million to nominated beneficiaries, of which nearly £23 million has been donated within the last ten years. Our continuing support means that for most of our beneficiaries we are the largest cumulative donor in their histories.
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North London Bowling Club shared World Bowls's photo.Thursday, December 1st, 2016 at 11:54pm
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North London Bowling Club feeling entertained.Thursday, December 1st, 2016 at 11:44pm
Club night success, thanks to Cynthia's wonderful salads and lasagne. Thanks to Barry for his big box of tangerines Also help preparing the food for serving from Madeline, Vic, Maree, Toby, Lisa. Plus all the help from members clearing up afterwards. Bar staff Brenda and Lisa. Good attendance considering the whole area was gridlocked. West Hill closed with burst watermain, accident bottom of North Hill.
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North London Bowling Club added 2 new photos.Thursday, December 1st, 2016 at 11:38pm
Club night success, thanks to Cynthia's wonderful salads and lasagne. Thanks to Barry for his big box of tangerines Also help preparing the food for serving from Madeline, Vic, Maree, Toby, Lisa. Plus all the help from members clearing up afterwards. Bar staff Brenda and Lisa. Good attendance considering the whole area was gridlocked. West Hill closed with burst watermain, accident bottom of North Hill.
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North London Bowling Club added 2 new photos.Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016 at 10:28am
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