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West London Bowling Club

West London Bowling Club
(Photo: Philip Benstead)

The Garden

West London Bowling Club, established in 1903, is the only Lawn Bowling Club in the borough. It was part of St Quintin's progressive vision to provide sports and recreation in the back-lands of his Estate. For many years the Club produced champion bowlers and won awards for its garden. Unfortunately, the garden suffered a long period of neglect until 2015, when the Club's volunteers started work on restoring the areas around the Green. This restoration is ongoing - new roses and fruit trees have been planted and a pond created.

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Visitor Information

Open
Sunday 10:00–17:30
Activities
Indoor or outdoor space to enjoy tea, coffee and cakes.
Entrance
Off St Quintin Avenue
Nearest postcode: W10 6PL
Buses
7, 23, 70, 228, 295, 316
Stations
White City, Ladbroke Grove, Latimer Road
Access
Limited wheelchair access. Some narrow paths
Dogs
Dogs on leads
Conditions
Covid Guidelines followed when required.

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