Welcome to the League Website


Bob Henstridge

The League was formed in 1936 and currently comprises 30 teams divided into 5 Divisions. All League matches start 6.0p.m. on Tuesday evenings from mid May to the beginning of August with a break in July to accommodate the Hove Open Bowls Tournament.

This site contains details of the League's current Officers and member clubs, fixture and league tables for 2019, rules of both the league and Bill Hawkins Cup competitions and a schedule of Inter League Representative and friendly fixtures for 2019.

NEWS: The revised draw for the Bill Hawkins Trophy was made on Tuesday 30th June via Zoom conference. Due to the Coronavirus pandemic it will be played as a Triples, not Fours this year.

NEWS: The Committee held a Conference Call on Monday 30th March. The following was agreed unanimously.

1. The league matches against Eastbourne District, Mid Sussex and West Sussex will not take place this year.

2. The Tuesday evening games are cancelled, completely.

3. The draw for the Bill Hawkins Trophy was carried out, see appropriate page. The preliminary round is scheduled to be played by 12th July. The 1st round by 2nd August. To be revised if necessary.