1st July 2022

Today we welcomed Inco Bowling Club (from Coed Gwilym, Swansea).  What a lovely friendly bunch they were.  We all enjoyed a great game of bowling whilst having fun

Riviera Tournament

The Riviera Tournament has come to an end for another year.
Congratulations to all the winners.
Mens Pairs – Ryan Whitlock & Sam Tolchard.
Open Singles – Sam Tolchard
Mixed Pairs – Michael & Kathryn Smith.
Open Triples – Sean Howard, Phil & Lorraine Hackett.
Consolation Pairs – Paul Matthews & Chris Barton.
Second Chance Singles – Chris Dolmore.

Mixed Pairs

On Saturday 25th June 2022 members took part in the Club’s Mixed Pairs competition.  Great turnout and well done to Rachel & Pete and Phyllis & Frank who got through to the final

Welcome Message from the Club’s President

Welcome to Babbacombe Bowling Club.Our club is open early April to the end of September for outdoor bowling. You will certainly be greeted with a warm friendly welcome, whether to play, have a taster of bowling (as there is usually help at hand every Monday, Tuesday and Friday mornings) or as a spectator.We have many touring teams visit us throughout the season and our Fixture Secretary is more than happy to accommodate your club.We are in the beautiful area of Babbacombe, with many amenities nearby. Cafes, restaurants, spectacular views across Lyme Bay and easy access to Torquay.We are fortunate to have free roadside parking on roads around the club plus a good selection of hotels nearby.We would be delighted to see you and meet you in person and thank you for browsing through our website which I hope has been of interest to you.Thank you.

Sue PerduePresident Babbacombe Bowling Club.


Always Welcoming New Members


Corner Cary Avenue and Aveland Road, 

Babbacombe TQ1 3QT

Experienced and New Members Welcome! 

Learn how to bowl! 

Make new Friends! 

Have fun doing it!


You’ll always get a warm welcome at Babbacombe Bowling Club.  From 1st May to 31st August a member is on duty every Monday, Tuesday and Friday from 10am – 1 pm to assist new and experienced bowlers. 

If these times don’t suit you, click on ‘Contact Us’ give us a call and we’ll arrange for a member to meet you at the Club.  Flat soled shoes are required.

See you on the green!

Men’s Over 55’s League

Babbacombe bowls club started their league campaign, this week, in the Men’s Over 55’s league.  The results are below :
“V” Division against Torbay Country Club
M.Kelly, A.Pallett and P.Johnson lost by 16 shots to 19
K.Fursdon, A.Chadwick and D.Crown won by 25 shots to 8
Overall result Babbacombe(6pts) beat Torbay Country Club(2pts) by 41 shots to 27
“W” Division against Victoria
P.Moodie, D.Andrews and R.Levy won by 17 shots to 16
B.Bond, A.Silman and D.Deakin lost by 8 shots to 22
Overall result Victoria(6pts) beat Babbacombe(2pts) by 38 shots to 25.

Short Mat League Cup

Congratulations to the Cup Winners, the Show Stoppers from Paignton Bowling Club and to the Cup Runners-up, our own Babbacombe Bees.
Well done everyone!
L-R  ~  Helen, Phyllis, Peter, Marilyn, Alan, Sue, Ray, Anne and Joy
Sue Perdue, Short Mat Organiser

Well done Paul !

Congratulations to our member Paul Johnson on achieving his National Umpire certification. What an outstanding achievement.
Well done Paul from everyone at Babbacombe Bowling Club.

2021 Competition Winners and Runners Up

Sunday 19th September 2021 saw the Club’s Closing and Presentation Day.  Many thanks to the Club’s Competition Secretaries, Rachel and Alan, for organising the competitions, etc, to the Club’s President Gordon Nickerson for presenting all the trophies and for Keith Fursdon for taking the photos.  Please head over to the Photo Album page to see all the winners and runners up