Women set to have their own league teams at Lindley Bowling Club for the first time in 100 years

  March 17, 2014  

It took 100 years for club to admit women members and two years on there are two teams ready to play in local leagues

  It took more than 100 years for a bowling club to admit women as members. And now, nearly two years after that momentous victory, the ladies of Lindley Bowling Club are set to bowl in local leagues for the first time. The club, off Huddersfield’s most expensive street, Daisy Lea Lane, was set up by a group of wealthy businessmen in 1895 as a gentleman’s club. Until April 2012 women were only all...

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