Monthly Archives: May 2016

Level Play Golf League ….Southport v Fylde

Another memorable day this week in Victoria Park. Under blue skies and on beautiful manicured lawns, Southport Level Play Golf Croquet team faced an impressive team from Fylde. For the Southport team of three, Captain Alan Farrell selected top player Don Williamson … Continue reading

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Midweek Handicap Croquet League….Southport v Fylde

The day dawned wet and bleak, requiring a very early morning lawns inspection in Victoria Park by Southport’s Midweek Croquet League captain Tony Thomas. Tony optimistically declared the lawns playable and Fylde started their journey to Southport. Meanwhile the heavens opened again … Continue reading

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Croquet Handicap League…Southport v Pendle

The sun shone on the croquet lawns of Victoria Park like a good omen after all the delays because of rain, and the Southport Handicap Croquet team responded with some excellent play. Team captain Eileen Gallagher selected Carol and Brian … Continue reading

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Short Croquet League….Chester v Southport

Southport’s Short Croquet team were away to Chester at the weekend. Team Captain Carol Lewis selected a strong team with Brian Lewis, Diana Williamson and Eileen Rossiter. Their opponents were less experienced, but armed with many bisques to balance play.   But … Continue reading

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Level Play Golf Croquet League….Southport v Pendle

In Midweek, Southport and Birkdale Croquet Club made a team debut this week by playing their first ever match in the North West Level Play Golf Croquet League. Play is very skilful; hoops can be run from great distances, smashing opponent’s colours … Continue reading

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