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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.


2022 Champion of Champions / The ECBA Champion of Champions was held over the weekend of 12-13 June, with the 5 titles shared between 4 different counties.
13th June 2022

2023 Festival of Bowls / The 2023 Festival will be taking place in the week of 8th-12th May.
Please click here for details on how to book.
13th May 2022

2022 Festival of Bowls / After an enforced break of 3 years, the Festival was back at Potters.
The finals were all played out between Sunderland and Suffolk.
13th May 2022

2022 ECBA Rinks / The annual Rinks event returned this year, with Durham hosting, and a combined Sunderland / Durham team taking the title.
24th April 2022

2022 National Championships / After the a long break forced on us by the pandemic, the Nationals will be back at Potters in November.
24th April 2022

Coronavirus Guidelines / Although all restrictions were removed on 24th February, 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.