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Welcome to West Beckenham Bowls Club – Good health and good company at the heart of the Penge community since 1919

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Bowls is Back

The 2024 season starts on April 20th and West Beckenham Bowls Club is ready to welcome new bowlers of any age.

Open sessions are held every Friday evening at 5.30pm and Saturday morning by arrangement. Your first three sessions are free, all equipment is provided and no special clothing required just flat shoes like trainers.

And at £50, a first-year membership is just over £2 per week for the season, there are discounts for families, too.

If you already play bowls, you will find a good quality green with lots of opportunities to play in friendly and competitive matches, as well as a clubhouse with its own bar and kitchen.

For more information please see our getting started page, or contact Janet Manzi by email, or phone 0208 698 1387


West Beckenham Bowling Club members cheer the start of the 2023 season West Beckenham Bowling Club members cheer the start of the 2023 season

R Woodfall Opticians sponsors West Beckenham Bowls Club

West Beckenham Bowls Club and R Woodfall Opticians are delighted to announce a new partnership. ‘West Beck’ has been part of the Penge and Sydenham community in Alexandra Recreation Ground since 1919.

R Woodfall Opticians is a local, independent business that provides a full range of optical services in Sydenham and Crystal Palace as well as four other sites in South London, to find out more go to:

The support from R Woodfall Opticians will help keep this community asset available to people of all ages who enjoy a relaxing and enjoyable outdoor activity.

As a welcome, R Woodfall Opticians are kindly offering all West Beck Bowls Club members a 10% discount on any new complete pair of spectacles. All you need to do is show your club membership card at any of the R Woodfall practices.


West Beckenham Bowls Club