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Welcome to the English Carpet Bowls Association.

If you would like to find out about clubs near you, would like any assistance in setting up a club or league, or have any questions about carpet bowls, please contact us at ecba [at] englishcarpetbowls.com.

And if you would like to find out more about the game and how to play it, you can now watch our video.

2024 Champion of Champions / Norfolk, Durham, Sunderland and Cambridgeshire share the main titles.
3rd June 2024

2025 Festival of Bowls / We will be back at Potters for the 20th running of the Festival, over the week of 28th April to 2nd May.
4th May 2025

2024 Festival of Bowls / For the third successive year it's Sunderland and Suffolk that share the trophies at the end of the week.
3rd May 2024

2024 ECBA Rinks / Northumberland hosted this year's competition, which produced a new winning team for the first time in 3 years.
25th March 2024

2023 National Championships / The Nationals were held over the weekend of 3-6 Nov, and it was close. Read the report here.
6th November 2023

2023 ECBA Triples / This year's Triples was hosted by Sunderland, and came down to a final between a Durham and a mixed Durham/Sunderland team.
4th September 2023

Coronavirus Guidelines
Although all restrictions were removed on 24th February 2022, the ECBA continues to advise caution.
24th February 2022
Carpet Bowls In Europe / 2015 saw a number of developments involving countries outside the UK.
How to Play / If you want to learn more about how to play Carpet Bowls, we have an instructional video.
Where to Play / If you are interested in playing we have links and contacts for our member counties.

Playing Rules / Some non-affiliated clubs have adopted different rules. We take a look at one such set.

Equipment For Sale / Find out what equipment is currently for sale and how to contact us if you have something to sell.
Equipment Wanted / Requests for help in obtaining equipment and how to contact us if there's something you are looking for.
ECBA Committee / Minutes of meetings and AGMs.

ECBA Policies & Rules / ECBA Constitution, Tournament Rules, Policies and Code of Conduct.