The club is a lawn green bowling club situated in the village of Three Mile Cross, south of Reading. The club was formed in 1938 and celebrated its 80th year in 2018.
We are affiliated to the Royal County of Berkshire Bowling Association and also to Bowls England.
The club is open on most days from mid April to late September, depending on whether competitive matches are being played. We currently have around 100 members, predominantly playing members but we also have a number of social members.
If anyone is interested in taking up bowling you will receive a warm welcome. See the Fixtues page for the date of our Annual Open Weekend..
The green is widely regarded as one of the best playing surfaces in the county. We regularly host matches on behalf of Berkshire County and touring teams from around the south of England.
We have teams that play in the Kennet League for men and the Thames Valley Ladies League for ladies.
Friendly games against other clubs are played throughout the summer, usually on Saturday and Sunday afternoons and Wednesday evenings. League games and ladies-only friendlies are played on weekdays. Details of all these games are shown on the Fixtures page.
Visitors and spectators are usually very welcome. However, owing to Covid 19 this is currently not allowed. We have a licensed bar which we plan to operate again when restrictions are lifted.
Access to the club is along a lane owned by Montelle Motors [ MOT Centre ]. There is a sign pointing to the club from the main road. See the Directions page for further details.
We have a large car park beyond the green. Please park there and not the hard standing area in the right hand corner of the site, this space is allocated to the garage.
If anyone is interested in having a go at bowling please get in touch. See the Contacts page.
**Also note that we have our Open Weekend on Saturday and Sunday, May 29 and 30. Details will be published on the NEWS page.
The club's two main sponsors for 2019 were Fraser's Budgens and The Head Partnership [ solicitors ]. The club is extremely grateful for their generous suppport. The club was closed in 2020 owing to the Covid 19 pandemic.
We are also very grateful for the support of Fine Images Ltd., Hortus Loci and Davis Tate Estate Agents.
If any other local organisation is interested in sponsorship or advertising on our perimeter fence please contact Neil Argyle
[see the Contacts page ].