Monthly Archives: June 2016

Overhead shots of the lawns during the festival

link to overhead photos of the club lawns over the weekend of the festival… just click on the link below https://www.dropbox.com/sh/twgslzypaakogj8/AAADXphOoZ4NHuNcbfKS5uJ8a?dl=0 or paste it into your browser   Or try this as a taster: Here’s the first 4 hours on … Continue reading

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North West Federation Festival of Croquet

Croquet players from all parts of the North West came to Southport at the weekend to take part in the Federation’s annual North West Festival of Croquet. Many teams booked accommodation in the town for the even. It was the … Continue reading

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Golf Croquet Handicap League

Mary Warren led Southport’s Golf Croquet team to Culcheth at the weekend, choosing Don Williamson as the strong point for her team, with Bryan Roberts and Esther Jubb, two of last year’s promising members giving balance to the selection. The … Continue reading

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Midweek Croquet Handicap League ….Bowdon Earls v Southport

Congratulations are due to Southport Midweek Croquet Team for a really great team effort and tremendous away win against the powerful Bowdon Earls. Keith Roberts was the captain for the day and selected John Mawdsley, Alan Farrell and Gail Moors, … Continue reading

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Handicap Golf League…Southport v Bury

Handicap Golf Croquet captain, Mary Warren, was confident of the quality of her team when they met visitors Bury North for their latest league match in Victoria Park.   Derek Lunt, Terry Dunbar, Jennifer Mawdsley and Chris Winnard are all … Continue reading

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Croquet Handicap League…Southport v Bury Peelers

Meanwhile, in Victoria Park, the very experienced team of John Haslam, Alan Pidcock, Brian and Carol Lewis were no match for an exuberant team from Bury. Only John Haslam secured a victory in the morning play. The excellent quality of … Continue reading

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Croquet Handicap League

Southport Croquet Handicap teams seemed lulled into serenity by the wonderful weekend weather; the Birkdale team were heavily defeated in South Cumbria by Crake Valley, whilst the Southport team were surprisingly well beaten in Victoria Park by Bury Peelers. Crake … Continue reading

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May Jubilee Tankard Handicap Tournament

The May Jubilee Tankard Handicap tournament was blessed with sunshine, wonderful lawns and first class catering. Two blocks of six played over the 3 days and produced several close finishes. Handicaps ranged from 2.5 to 20. The final between Rena … Continue reading

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