Welcome to Horncastle & District Indoor Bowls Club. Opened in 1990, after years of fundraising from local enthusiasts led by Councillor Sidney Cowling, the club has five rinks and is run by its members. Read more…

Presidents Day and Presentation Night 2023

The final week of the Indoor Bowls Club winter season drew to a close on Saturday 29th April. The clubs outgoing President Jayne Taplin held an afternoon fun bowls competition, 18 ends of bowls with 20 Gents v 20 Ladies. Read more…

County Finals at Spalding 2023

Congratulations to Horncastle bowlers in the County Finals at Spalding on Saturday 22nd April, winning all three finals entered. Read more…

HIBC Newsletter April 2023 now available

Friendly Season 2022/2023

Horncastle’s final Friendly game of the season was a win against the visiting B.E.V.P’s. For all results and reports – Read more…

Charity Gala 2023

On Sunday 12th February Horncastle Indoor Bowls Club opened their doors to members and clubs from across the county to hold a Gala day to raise funds for Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire Air Ambulance. Read more…

Horncastle IBC Men’s Denny Plate team make history

After the HIBC Men’s successes in the early rounds of the Denny Plate, they reached the last 16 after beating Alfreton 83 – 71, where they progressed to play a Melton Mowbray team that beat Horncastle last year and who then went on to win the Denny Plate in 2022. Read more…


The Club has introduced a new computer system called BOWLR which came into operation at the start of the new League season on 5th September 2022. There are 2 links on the website, 1 in the main menu and 1 above the opening times.

BOWLR will allow members to view the Diary, Leagues, Competitions and Members List:
Diary will show all events on any given day during the season and also allow members to book a rink for Club Competitions and County and National Competitions.
Leagues will allow members to view any League during the season, seeing tables, fixtures and results.
Competitions will allow members to view Club Competition fixtures and results.
Member List will allow members to see contact telephone numbers so they can contact other members when arranging competitions etc..

If members have any questions please speak to Richard Benjamin or Lynn Ulyatt or any other member of the Bowling Committee.

Bowling Committee
Dated: 01/Jul/2022

Volunteers required

The Club is still looking for volunteers to assist with various jobs within the club. We also need people to help serving behind the bar during league matches.

If you would like to volunteer or assist within the club then please speak to Lyn Ulyatt or Judy Moody and if you can help behind the bar then please speak with Darren Trapmore.

Thank you
Bowling Committee
Dated: 12/Sep/2021