Monthly Archives: April 2015

Brian Kerr wins at Budleigh

Brian Kerr returned to Budleigh Salterton CC to defend his title (having won it last year) in the B Level Advanced 3 day tournament from 24-26 April and succeeded in winning again! He also managed to win the Fastest Game … Continue reading

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Golf Croquet League SOUTHPORT V LLANFAIRFECHAN

Golf Croquet League Southport 9, Llanfairfechan 9.   After heavy overnight rain, Southport’s lawns glistened bright green in the morning sun at the start of the very last league match of their croquet season. It was an exciting meeting on … Continue reading

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Golf Croquet League FYLDE V SOUTHPORT

GOLF CROQUET LEAGUE Fylde 5 – Southport 12   In glorious spring sunshine a determined Southport Golf Croquet team travelled to Blackpool’s South Shore Tennis Club and was rewarded by a stunning victory. Tony Thomas, standing-in as Captain, took with … Continue reading

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Golf Croquet League SOUTHPORT V CHESTER

Golf Croquet League Southport 15 – Chester 4 By contrast, a promising victory was added to the week when, in their turn Southport Golf Croquet team took on the formidable Chester. Southport’s selection was constrained by injury and it was … Continue reading

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B Level Advanced Croquet League CHESTER V SOUTHPORT

Advanced League Chester 5 – Southport 0 Advanced croquet play is a more challenging arrangement, with only three players in the team. In an away match this week, Southport fielded debatably the best team that could be raised to meet their … Continue reading

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Midweek Handicap League SOUTHPORT V CHESTER

Southport 2 – Chester 5 Southport Midweek Handicap team kicked off their croquet season this week with an attractive curtain raiser against Chester, last years Midweek League champions. Southport fielded an experienced team under Captain Alan Farrell, Tony Thomas, Brian … Continue reading

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APRIL ADVANCED TOURNAMENT

In Victoria Park last weekend, Matt Holmes, the popular brewer from Bury, successfully defended his title from last year and once again saw off all competition to win Southport and Birkdale Croquet Club’s Jubilee Tankard. The Tankard is an advanced … Continue reading

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CHARITY ONE BALL COMPETITION 2015

ONE BALL CHALLENGE 2015 Members of Southport and Birkdale Croquet Club took part in the Croquet Association’s One Ball Charity challenge this week. Asked to wear purple in support of the chosen charity, 34 people turned out for the event … Continue reading

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