This website has been created by Bursledon Short Mat Bowls Club who are based at Pilands Wood Centre which is situated near Bursledon. Short Mat at Pilands wood in Southampton Hampshire is an indoor Bowls Club using a format called shortmat as apposed to other bowls formats which are lawn green outdoor bowls, crown green outdoor bowls and indoor full mat bowls. Whilst Bursledon Short Mat Bowls Club Hampshire covers most of the following towns, Aldershot, Bishop's Waltham, Eastleigh, Fareham, Fleet, Havant, Hayling Island, Hound, Lee-on-Solent, Liphook, Petersfield, Southampton, Stockbridge, Winchester and the villages of Allbrook,
Bishopstoke, Botley, Bursledon, Chandler's Ford, Fair Oak, Horton Heath,
Hamble le Rice, Hedge End, West End, Hiltingbury
Hiltingbury, Hedge End Grange Park, Hedge End, Wildern
West End, Bishopstoke Fair Oak, Horton Heath
Bursledon, Old Netley, Hamble, Hamble-le-Rice, Butlocks Heath
and Netley Abbey. Its main catchment area is Hampshire South or South Hampshire.