The Lilco Juniors have a match on Long Lane on 10th July from 6pm. This is a 2 hour match from 6:30pm till 8:30pm.
We are pleased to announce that Bearcroft Pool lease has been renewed and will remain twith the club. This is beyond the current 12 months, so we're delighted to have retained the venue.
The club undertook pool maintenance during May on Long Lane and we thank memebers who came along on the work party and helped us. Peg repairs and general clean up was done.
The League kicks off Sunday 7th April 2019 at the Shrops Union Canal Bridge 51 "Honesty Box" length. Draw 9am fish 10am-3pm.
The League match on Melverley Farm (14th July) is confirmed as on the Birches pool.
NOTE Matches on Bearcroft Pool have been changed from Sundays to Saturdays for the forthcoming matches:
24th March NOW 23RD MARCH
14th April NOW 13th April
12th May NOW 11th May
Also advanced notice that there is a Litter pick being planned by Canal Trust which will use Kayaks on the Canal (Newport) for 16th June 2019.
Jan / Feb
Matches on the canal are the main inforamtion for the start of the year, with several matches on Newport Canal and some on Shropshire Union Canal. Check out tweet feeds for latest updates on venues.
Oct / Nov
The recent AGM brought a couple of changes to the Committee with Phil Bowen stepping up to help out with role of Treasurer and Paul Quinn has been elected to President of the club following years of continued support.
No changes to prices for the cards either for 2019 (froze for the 5th year running). It's also worth noting that the club no longer have Bolas on the roster as it was deemed not worth continuing with.
The club is saddened to hear of the loss of two key members and friends, Alan Smallman and John Buttery. Alan passed away late August and John sadly passed away Tuesday 11th Sep. See the home page for further statement from the club.
League enters final furlong - The series concludes on Sunday 16th Sep at Long Lane with the winner already known (Dave Matson), thanks to all that attended and supported this again in 2018.
July / August -
The club are delighted to inform members that Bearcroft Pool will remain on the card for the forseeable future.
Long Lane Match (Sun 17th June) has been cancelled.
Bearcroft Pool - Please be aware the Club have rent on this venue until end of June. It's unknown after this time, so please check back here for more updates.
The annual pairs charity match is taking place this month on the Newport Canal and Honeysuckle lengths in the Town on the 26th May draw 9am, see details on home page for booking on.
The next match on Newport Canal (5th May) has been switched to Bearcroft Pool due to low water levels on the canal.
The annual league started this month, with round one on the Shropshire Canal. The recent cold spell with snow and ice levels meant it was hard going.
The club are running opens on the Shropshire Union Canal, Saturdays between now and March, contact Harry Groom or check the Twitter feeds (or this page) to confirm if matches are going ahead. Weather and attendence permitting!
The clubs first match of the year is on 20th January on the SUC canal, look out for additional dates too as it's been decided to run some Opens on the club stretches of the SUC through February.
The club cards are now on sale in the usual outlets.