Category: News

John Millen wins our 14-point event

John Millen wins our 14-point event

Last Monday our first Association 14-point event took place with 7 players after a few late withdrawals, one due to a positive Covid test in the family. Despite the very hot weather five games...

New record membership

New record membership

Following our recent full Introduction to Croquet course (12 attendees) our membership has soared to a new record of 75. 25 of these have joined for the first time this year, so we hope...

Big attendance at Open Day

Big attendance at Open Day

Our most recent Open Day on Sunday 4th July probably also has the most newcomers, with 18 turning up for some fun. Many of them expressed an interest in taking up croquet further, so...

Robert Fulford completes our coaching

Robert Fulford completes our coaching

Rob’s an ex-world champion and recently moved to Wadhurst, so although not a club member he has provided us with three coaching sessions this year, culminating with teaching how to hit a ball (straight)....

Kent at the InterCounties

Kent at the InterCounties

Given Covid the InterCounties was subtly different this year and Kent made a better hash of it than previous years – still in Division 2, but with 3 wins out of 7 matches, coming...

Kent Life news stories

Kent Life news stories

What initially looked like an advert by us was in this month’s edition of Kent Life (see our Local Press Printed Coverage) with a picture definitely not chosen by us, but what can you...

Introduction to Croquet Course postponed

Introduction to Croquet Course postponed

The second of our courses this season on 19th June has had to be postponed as Jon Diamond, the coach running it, is going into hospital shortly to get a new hip! The revised...

End of lockdown tea!

End of lockdown tea!

To hopefully celebrate the return to normal (or the new-normal) we’re sponsoring tea on the first Sunday club session after 21st June on 27th June at 4pm. We’ll be providing tea and cakes to...

Kent Cup rescheduled

Kent Cup rescheduled

The number of entrants this year has been a little disappointing, so we’re changing this to a one day event on Sunday 16th May. This means that club members will be able to use...