Kingston Maurward Croquet Club
Grant applications: We are pleased to say that we have been awarded some funds from the Winterborne Stickland Solar fund. Thank you WS Parish Council.
We are waiting to hear from the CA Development grant fund and the Dorset Council Leisure Development Fund.
WVCC groundwork had a quuick boost this week . See more on web page.
AGM The AGM will be held on Sat 29th Feb 2020 in the pavilion at WSSCC. Items for the agenda should be sent to the secretary John Bellis before the end of December.
Winterborne Valley Croquet Club will be the name of the new club. For news and updates please see the new page on this site.
By a clear majority members attending the EGM to decide between two sites for our future venue chose Winterborne- Stickland.
Futhermore there were more than 30 members prepared to commit to the subscription rates suggested at the meeting. This makes the whole relocation viable.
The committee has met to agree final negotiations with WS Parish Council on the tenure agreement and to start planned work on ground preparations.
Klim Seabright from SWF has been elected to the new CA Council. He has sent a letter to all members inviting them to give him there opinion on what needs to be done at that level. To see it please click here>>>
The GC Level play team couldn't stop a rampant Nailsea in the SWF final at Camerton Peasdown CC last weekend. They lost 5 - 15.
Congratulations to Jonathan Powe who was part of the winning Great Britain team at the Solomon Trophy, (AC GB vs USA), in North Carolina. GB got an 11 - 9 win on the last day!!
Internal Competitions are now complete.
Final Hurrah Thank you to those who took part in the final hurrah and those who brought food and drink for the wake. The competition was won by Sue Fridd.
Lawns will close for the last time on Sunday 6th Oct.
Final Day Sunday Oct 6th
Thanks to all those who helped pack up on Oct 6th.
Now we get to move it and unpack it all at Winterborne Stickland.
Casterbridge Cup was won by Kath Burt
The latest issue of Cygnet, the SWF newsletter, can be found in the members area.
Internal club competitions have finished .
Newsletter Sept19 has been sent out and can be downloaded from members area.
Upcoming Events on the lawns
None, zip, finis, nada
To Jonathan Powe and and Stephen Custance-Baker who won the English National GC Doubles Championship at Hunstanton.
AC Fed P 3 W 2 L 1
AC Int P 3 W 1 L 3
GC Level P 4 W 4 L 0
GC H'cap P6 W 1 L 5
English GC Doubles Champions 2019
Welcome to the website of Kingston Maurward Croquet Club.
We are a small, friendly club located in the grounds of Kingston Maurward College, just outside Dorchester in Dorset.
We play Golf and Association croquet and will be moving to a new site for 2020 season.
Photos from The Last Hurrah Sept 2019
Solomon Trophy GB vs USA Sept 2019
Jonathan is the one without head covering...
... natural or unnatural!