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  • National Croquet Day TV Coverage

    A piece by Steve Clamp of ITV Central News was filmed at the club and broadcast on Friday 10th May, to publicise National Croquet Day on Sunday 12th May and the forthcoming GC World Championships.

    Credit: Steve Clamp - ITV News Central

  • Nottingham bt Tyneside 5-2 in AC Mary Rose


    Nottingham beat Tyneside 5-2 at York CC

    Martin Beacon, the Nottingham Mary Rose team organsier, reports that the match was played in a most convivial manner on superb lawns with dry, calm conditions.

    Both Clubs give a big thank you to York CC for accommodating us with special thanks Carol-Ann for opening up the Club for us.

    The results were as follows - Nottingham names first:-

    Morning

    Clive Goode (0) and Dave Gunn (0.5) lost to Derek Watts (1) and Phil Errington             -5
    Ian Draper (2.5) beat Terry Vernazza (3)                +17
    Michael Finnigan (3) beat David Milliner (7)         +21

    Afternoon


    Clive beat Phil +12
    Dave lost to Derek  -7
    Ian beat David +4
    Michael beat Terry  +18
     

  • Nottingham bt Cheltenham 4-3 in AC Inter-Club

    An early-season victory in a close fought match.

    Nottingham 4 -3 Cheltenham
    Scores (Nottingham names first)

    Alain Giraud and Richard White lost to Mark Suter and Sarah Hayes -10
    John Davis lost to David Foulser -8
    Ian Vincent beat Paul Smith +3

    Alain Giraud beat Mark Suter +9
    Richard White lost to Sarah Hayes -25
    John Davis beat Paul Smith +26
    Ian Vincent beat David Foulser +9
     

  • Nottingham lost to Croquet Durham 2-5 in the GC Murphy Shield

    Bob Thompson reports that Nottingham (team h/c 26) played Croquet Durham (team h/c 17) in the preliminary round of the Inter-Club GC Murphy Shield at York on Friday 26th April.

    Nottingham team :- Cathy Turski, Patricia Duke-Cox, Andy Dixon & Bob Thompson.

    Individual games were very close with nine of the nineteen games being won or lost by one point. Patricia being the pick of the team winning four of her six games.

    Many thanks to the York club for hosting the match. 
     

  • Dates for Your Diary

    Winter Walk - Wednesday 20th March. Contact Diana Plant for more information. 

    AGM and start of season -  Saturday 13th April, 11am. 

    Open Day - Sunday 12th May 10am-4pm.

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