Bowling greens

How to play bowls

If you would like to play bowls or join a bowling club please contact the club directly.

Bowling green locations

Most of our bowling greens are managed by the clubs that play on them. Here are the contact details for all the bowling greens in Bury.

Bowling green locations in Bury
Site name and addressClubContact
Clarence Park, Royal Avenue, Off Walmersley Road, BuryClarence Park07776 498030
Duke William Bowling Green, Rear of Duke William PH, Well Street, Ainsworth Ainsworth Bowling ClubAl Ellison, 0161 723 3477
Hollins, Hollins Lane, BuryHollins Bowling ClubJ Grimshaw, 0161 766 3369
Hoyles Park, Huntley Mount Road, Off Bell Lane, BuryHoyles Park07779 443287
Manchester Road Park, BuryWelly Bowling ClubMembers on-site from Monday to Friday or phone 0161 253 6588
Openshaw Park, Rochdale Road, BuryOpenshaw Park Management AssociationN McWilliams, 0161 764 8536

 

Bowling green locations in Prestwich and Whitefield
Site name and addressClubContact
Bailey Street Bowling Green, Heaton Park, PrestwichBailey Street Bowling ClubPat Gorton, 0161 796 1934
St Mary's Road, PrestwichSt Mary's ParkAlan Clough, 0161 773 7101
Whitefield Park, Stanley RoadWhitefield Park Bowling AssociationAnnette Hampson, 0161 280 6336

 

Bowling green locations in Radcliffe
Site name and addressClubContact
Allens Green, Hindle Street, RadcliffeAllens Green Bowling ClubW Crump, 0161 723 5997
Black Lane Bowling Green, Rear of Railway Hotel, Ainsworth Road, RadcliffeBlack Lane Associated Bowling ClubsA Riley, 0161 723 4947 or Ted Holden, 01204 520 594
Bolton Road Park, Wordsworth Avenue, Radcliffe 0161 723 5304
Close Park, Dumers Lane, RadcliffeClose Park Bowling and Social ClubP Bleasdale, 07788 772068
   
Bowling green locations in Ramsbottom and Tottington
Site name addressClubContact
Nuttall Park, Nuttall Hall Lane, RamsbottomNuttall Park Bowling & Social ClubMrs J M Hughes, 0161 797 2891
Town Meadow, Market Street, TottingtonTottington Bowling & Social ClubMr E Pearson, 01204 886556

Bowls hire

Sets of bowls and jacks can be hired for a season or for shorter periods of time, for example, overnight or weekend.

Seasonal hire

One set of bowls, one jack plus a mat - £30 per season plus £60 deposit.

Short term hire

Overnight or weekend (usually to clubs and societies)

Set of bowls - £5 per set
Jacks - £2.60 per jack