Disability Bowls England

Established in August 2015 as the coordinating body for bowlers of all ages and abilities with a physical, sensory, memory or learning difficulty.


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  • Disability Bowls Eng Inter Club Triples, 30th March 2019. Max 8 entries at each venue. Desborough & Ashford venues almost full - Mid Devon half full whilst York & Loddon Vale need more entries. Enter NOW to secure a place. ,
  • DBE's first volunteer County Co-ordinator is appointed in Sussex. Phil Armstrong looks forward to working with players & clubs in Sussex and surrounding counties to develop opportunities, raise awareness and help clubs become fully inclusive. See the attached "News release" ,
  • Exciting new competition for players with a disability on 30th March 2019. INTER CLUB TRIPLES Comp. Choose from 5 different venues. NO FEE to enter. Limited to 8 teams at each venue. Enter NOW to avoid disappointment! ,
  • RT : Are you a sports coach offering accessible sessions for people living with a visual impairment? Tell us about your sessions on or call 01926 424247 and we will provide promotional support via our social media, website and monthly e-newsletter. ,
  • RT : Coach Bowls delivering the first Level 3 Qualification today, hosted by Avon Valley Indoor Bowls Club. Our thanks to the club. Tomorrow it's on to City of Birmingham Indoor Bowls Club! ,

Latest News

DBE vs Carlton Enderby IBC

Report:  Carlton

DBE National Non-Classified Singles Championship 2019

Read the report:  Non-Classified Singles

Invitation to 2nd KDVSC Presidential Cup International Lawn Bowls Games, Suwon, Korea

Read more:  Presidential Cup

DBE Volunteer County Co-Ordinator Appointed

Read more:  Volunteer


This exciting new competition, and bowls format, comes to anyone with a disability.  There are 5 venues Nationally with the competition being open triples played in a round robin format.  Each team shall be from the same Club and, if not already a DBE member, you can join on the day. This is a great opportunity for some really competitive team matches and it’s Free to enter.

Can you rise to the challenge?

Read more:  Competition

Outdoor Ranking

The Outdoor Ranking List has been updated at the conclusion of the 2018 season. Well done to those players added to the list and congratulations to Mike Robertson who moves up to No.1

Read more:  Outdoor Rankings 2019


If your club is looking to offer opportunities for players with a disability through holding an Open Day and need some help please contact Disability Bowls England:  info@disabilitybowlsengland.org.uk

Upcoming Events

Gedling IBC, Ann Trotman Singles – 19/20th January

Including Classification session

Fully Booked

Read more:  Ann Trotman

DBE vs Horsham District I B C – 27th January

Read more:  Horsham

++ 2 places left ++

DBE – National Indoor Pairs Championship, 2019

Read more:  National Pairs

Fully Booked

DBE vs Gedling I B C – 24th February

Read more:  Gedling

Book NOW

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