The Bowls Club operates from it's Greens at Highside Playing Fields during the Summer months and they run a Men's team, who play in the Dalesman League on Wednesday afternoons, and a mixed team who play friendlies on Tuesday or Thursday evenings. Practice sessions in 2018 are on Mondays starting from May 14 onwards, both at 2pm - 3.30pm and from 6pm - 8pm. Anyone interested is welcome to come along and have a go (Woods and coaching provided - please wear flat soled shoes). Please contact Shaun Slator on 01765 635115 or for further information. Locals are encouraged to give this sport a go - good exercise and a great social activity as well! 

Now that the season is underway we will update the results on a weekly basis:



May 16: Kirkby Malzeard 45 shots - 8 points v Boroughbridge 37 shots - 0 points

May 23 Harrogate Stray 50 shots - 5 points v Kirkby Malzeard 29 shots - 3 points

May 30 Kirkby Malzeard 40 shots - 8 points v Ben Rhydding 23 shots - 0 points

June 6 Ripon 53 shots - 8 points v Kirkby Malzeard 20 shots - 0 points

June 20 Bishop Monkton 31 shots - 3 points v Kirkby Malzeard 32 points - 5 points

An excellent win against the league leaders although Kirkby remain 3rd in the table.


Kirkby Malzeard has two teams (Kirkby Malzeard A and Kirkby Malzeard B) who play in the Upper Dales Quoits League throughout the summer season. Games take place on Monday evenings normally starting at 7.30 pm (7pm at the beginning and end of the season to catch the daylight) with the teams taking it in turns to play home and away. 

The teams are made up of both men and women, with practice sessions starting in April, and competitive games commencing in early May.

New players are always welcome - please contact Brian Ward on 01765 658335 for further details, or go along to one of the matches and see what's involved.