Monthly Archives: April 2013

golf croquet southport v llanferfechan

Llanfairfechan 12, Southport 6 Mary Warren led her team of Jenny Mawdsley, Rod Sutton and Chris Winnard into Wales to challenge Llanfairfechan at Golf Croquet. The weather was pleasant and the fabulous views across the Menai Straight could be considered … Continue reading

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advanced croquet southport v bowdon

Southport 0, Bowdon 9 Oh dear Southport! Things were going so well as the croquet season started, but then the elite of Bowdon descended from their Cheshire Stronghold and everything changed. Advanced croquet is very much their thing and they … Continue reading

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fylde v southport short croquet

Fylde 9, Southport 7 The recent run of Southport’s winning luck against Fylde was broken at the weekend, when the Short Croquet team took their turn to visit Midgeland Sports Stadium.  Barbara Haslam, Margaret Dalley, Margaret Flemington and Terry Foster … Continue reading

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handicap croquet southport v chester

Southport 5, Chester 2 Keith Roberts, Brian Lewis, Anne Mitchell and Peter Bundred were chosen as the Southport Handicap Team to face Chester at the weekend.  In brilliant sunshine, but against a background of drums and loudspeakers ringing across Victoria … Continue reading

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MIDWEEK HANDICAP LEAGUE

Southport beat Fylde for the second time this week when the Midweek Teams met at Midgeland Sports Stadium, following on from the success of the Advanced team at the weekend.  The Midweek team of Tony Thomas, Keith Roberts, Alan Farrell … Continue reading

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GOLF CROQUET V FYLDE

Three wins in a row against Fylde are a new record for Southport Croquet Club, and there was great jubilation as the Golf Croquet Team emulated the success of the Advanced and the Midweek teams on their visit to Fylde.  … Continue reading

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SOUTHPORT AND BIRKDALE april advanced weekend

In spite of a dreadful winter, Southport croquet lawns are  in superb condition thanks to the efforts of members and this weekend they were the setting for the first big tournament of the year.  Expert players came from the whole … Continue reading

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Top Players to play at Southport Advanced Tournament w/e 13/14 April

several county and country players are among the line up in this weekends big tournament come along and support your local players…John Haslam, Alan Pidcock and Ray Lowe will be up against some of the top players in the country….come … Continue reading

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Southport beat Fylde in 1st advanced match of the season

Sunday was a day to celebrate, as on the second day of the season Southport’s Advanced team won at Fylde.  John Haslam, Carol Lewis and Keith Roberts crossed the River Ribble to represent the club and brought away the honours … Continue reading

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Birkdale beat Southport in 1st game of the season

The new croquet season began with a local derby on Saturday, Southport v Birkdale, but it began with a very lack lustre morning’s play at Victoria Park – players and lawns showing signs of winter wear.  Keith Roberts (Captain), Brian … Continue reading

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