GENERAL INFORMATION 2016
CLUB: MCC is registered with the Croquet Association
and affiliated to Croquet North federation. The club was formed in 1988 at
Ormesby Hall (NT), moved to
LOCATION: ALBERT PARK,
From the South,
leave A19 at A1130, taking 3rd exit towards
From the North,
leave A19 just after fly-over, taking A66 towards
From the West
leave A66 after the A19 interchange, taking slip road to large roundabout and
take 5th exit to A1032 (as above). The lawns are near the Sports Pavilion past
the tennis courts. Cars are not allowed in the Park. Leave nothing
valuable visible in your car.
VISITORS: Visitors are very welcome, but may only play if accompanied by a club member (who has access to the cabin and equipment). There is a nominal fee of £3 per visit.
COACHING: Regularly arranged for groups or individuals (contact the Secretary).
- £12 for course of 6 lessons.
SUBSCRIPTIONS: Kept under review, please enquire. The Council issues season tickets to members and this is included in the subscription. New players are not required to join immediately and their subscriptions are reduced depending on the length of season remaining.
ACCESS: Many members have Gate and Club Cabin keys (where those for the Pavilion are kept). The four lawns are available daily from 09.30am until the Park closes (an hour before dusk), with the exception of maintenance, organised club sessions, home match days and other occasions as posted. The playing season runs from April through to end October.
BOOKINGS: Members can book a lawn via the members’ area of the website or by ringing the Secretary. A membership list is available (also on-line).
Tuesdays – Association Croquet sessions 1000-1300 & 1400-1700
Wednesdays - Golf Croquet 1000-1300 informal; then competitions until 1700
Fridays - Coaching t.b.a. (both codes) 1230 onwards
DRESS. Flat-soled rubber shoes. Treat equipment carefully, shut down pavilion, secure and lock the cabin and gate padlock
Chairman Dennis Scarr (01388-746736; 07745-018272)
Secretary Charles Waterfield (01642-712551; 07502 311484)
Treasurer John Parks
Visitor Centre 01642-819808 (Tracy Roulston, Park Manager)