Last updated 16th October 2020

Welcome to our website


Set within the lovely surroundings of Rock Park in the historic market town of Barnstaple, the regional centre of North Devon, adjacent to the Taw Estuary and a few minutes walk from the town centre.
Rock Park Bowling Club is affiliated to the Bowls Devon Association and was established in 1935.

Rock Park Bowling Club is a friendly club with a spacious club house and a well stocked bar. The Club hosts several touring teams throughout the summer season and organises local club friendly matches and club competitions, it also organises several social events throughout the year. The club can provide up to seven rinks and has wheelchair access. Coach parking available.

The popular annual open tournament which has been running for over twenty five years continues to be well attended.


As from the 8th April 2017 Rock Park Bowling Club has introduced a Smoking Policy.
This policy (which includes the use of 'E' Cigarettes) was adopted by the Rock Park Bowling Club Management Committee at its meeting on 5th March 2017.
The policy is displayed in the Club House, and a copy can also be downloaded from the following Smoking Policy link.

Rock Park Open Tournament 2020 - Coronavirus

UPDATE - This years Open Tournament starting on 7th September 2020 has unfortunately had to be cancelled due to the Coronavirus restrictions.
We hopefully look forward to seeing you all, old friends and new, at next years event which has been scheduled for 6th September 2021 to 11th September 2021 inclusive.
Entry forms and details of the tournament will be posted on this website in due course.

Rock Park Open Mixed Triples Tournament - Coronavirus

This years Open Mixed Triples Tournament scheduled for 19th July 2020 has unfortunately had to be cancelled due to the coronavirus situation.
We will of course be holding this popular event next year

Our Contact Information

Phone Numbers:

Martin Grigg 01271 267959 or Richard Barton 01271 373395


Rock Park
Barnstaple, North Devon, EX32 9AH
01271 377372

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