Welcome to the City Of Sunderland Indoor Bowling Club website

Although we are currently without a venue the club is still operating at a team level playing out of the Houghton Sports Complex. The club officials are still searching for an alternative venue.

The City of Sunderland IBC section features updates on the clubs Inter County and two Senior's teams fortunes plus a comprehensive records section. As previously mentioned the search for a venue goes on and all the latest news can be found in the venue updates section, there is also a About Us section which gives a brief history of the club.


The site is split into two sections which can be accessed via the top menu links.

The site plays host to the Sunderland & District Bowling Association where the outdoor scene is catered for within the Sunderland & District section, a full list of officials, league fixtures, competition draws for the season can be found within that section.

Links to the latest league tables can be found plus for the historians there is also a comprehensive list of league records and competition records.

A new feature is the option to submit league results, it is easy to do and enables the league secretary to provide the site with a more up todate league table.

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We will be providing Livescore updates on selected event's, click on the LIVESCORE icon to the LEFT for further details


Bowls Report

Saturday 27th August 2016

The latter stages of this seasons Champion of Champions have been taking place this week, the main final will see Silksworth’s David Bolt look to become the first player to notch four successes the first being 22 years ago against Houghton Town’s Paul Wallace who will be looking to record his first. In the quarter finals on a rock hard Barnes West End green Bolt defeated Roker Park’s Arthur Hall 21-4 while Wallace received a walk over due .... read more

Saturday 20th August 2016

Houghton Dairy Lane hosted the final of this season’s Burkett Shield, the final was an all Seaham Town affair as Matty Henderson, Alistair Meek and David Wright took on Bryan Henderson (jnr), Mal Baker and Brian Henderson (snr).... read more

Saturday 13th August 2016

The final of this season’s Sunderland & District 3-2-1 knock out triples was a repeat of last year’s final as holders Barnes West End took on Roker Marine at Houghton Dairy Lane, in last year’s final West End cruised to a 46 shot win.... report

Saturday 6th August 2016

The Bowls Durham County finals day at Stockton proved to be a very successful one for Silksworth as they lifted three county titles. In the singles final David Bolt was never in danger of not recording a third success, Bolt’s opponent Dipton’s Michael English was left shell shocked..... report


(The above reports will always be the original version sent to the Echo, many thanks to the SUNDERLAND ECHO for supporting bowls)


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Site last updated : Saturday August 27, 2016 0:40 AM