30th September 2010: Adrian Seabrook wins club handicap
Adrian Seabrook won the club handicap for the first time thanks to a walkover victory against Arthur Flutter. See the full draw on the tournaments page.

25th September 2010: Andrew Gregory wins club tournament
Andrew Gregory regained the club championship with a close-fought +3 victory over Mike Porter. See the full draw on the tournaments page.

15th September 2010: Bob Brashaw wins high-bisquers' tournament
This year's handicap tournament for the higher-bisquers was won by Bob Brashaw, who beat Bernard Yallop in the final. See the full draw on the tournaments page.

11th September 2010: Newport beat Chelmsford 4-3 (Essex-Suffolk League)
Newport returned to winning ways with a close victory over Chelmsford. They finish the season with 4 wins out of 5, but were just beaten to the league title by Colchester North. A report on the match is on the "NCC Matches" page.

14th August 2010: Newport lost to Colchester North 2-3 (Essex-Suffolk League)
Newport's unbeaten league record came to an end with a narrow defeat to Colchester North. Individual scores can be found here.

7th August 2010: Newport beat Bury St Edmunds 4-1 (Essex-Suffolk League)
Newport continued their unbeaten record in the league this year with a comfortable win over Bury St Edmunds. Individual scores can be found here.

25th July 2010: Newport beat Hunstanton (Roger Ivill Trophy)
Newport regained the Roger Ivill trophy in their annual match against Hunstanton. Having to cope with the unfamiliar situation of playing on green lawns, the golf croquet players were beaten, but the tie was swung Newport's way by the association players who did not lose a game all day. The final result was the narrowest of victories for Newport, by a score of 14.5 to 13.5.

Photos from the day can be seen on the "photographs" page.

2nd July 2010: Newport Oaks beat Sudbury (GC League)
Newport's "Oaks" team had a resounding victory over Sudbury in their latest league match. Details on the "Golf Croquet" page.

23rd June 2010: Newport lost to Bowdon (Mary Rose)
Newport travelled to the neutral venue of Nottingham to play their second round game against Bowdon, but came away defeated. Scores and a report can be found on the "NCC Matches" page.

20th June 2010: David Mumford wins Newport B-Level
An international field of nine - including one Aussie and one Kiwi - competed over the weekend for the Gordon Tankard. After two days of competition, David Mumford (Woking) and Andrew Gregory (Newport) had each won five games out of six; the trophy was awarded to David, who had beaten Andrew. Particular thanks go to Dianne and Roy for their superb catering on the Saturday!

12th June 2010: Newport beat Colchester South 4-1 (Essex-Suffolk League)
Newport's Association Croquet team continued its winning start to the season with a strong performance against Colchester South. A report, and detailed scores, can be found on the "NCC Matches" page.

5th June 2010: B-Level Golf Croquet Tournament
A very successful golf croquet tournament was held on a beautifully sunny day. A photo is here, and a report will follow!

23rd May 2010: Roger Tribe wins the Super-B Tournament
The super-B tournament for players with handicaps of -1 and above, was won by Roger Tribe of the Kenilworth club.

19th May 2010: Newport Elms lost to Sudbury (GC League)
One of Newport's teams played its first league match, at Sudbury. A narrow 11-9 defeat was the result. A photo is available on our photos page.

8th May 2010: Newport beat Ipswich 3-2 (Essex-Suffolk League)
The opening league fixture of the season resulted in a narrow victory for Newport. A full report can be viewed by clicking here.

5th May 2010: Club Tournament draws made
The draws for this year's Association Croquet tournaments have been made and can be viewed here.

18th April 2010: Success at the EACF Club Champions' Tournament
Congratulations to Mike Porter, who won the A-class event at the EACF Club Champions' Tournament, held at Wrest Park. Chris van Essen and Robert Skeen also represented Newport at this event.

1st April 2010: Newport to play Bowdon or Cheltenham in Mary Rose 2nd round
Newport received a bye through the first round of the Mary Rose (the second-tier national inter-club championship). In the second round they will play the winner of the match between Bowdon and Cheltenham.

1st April 2010: Mike Porter wins postponed club tournament
The final of the 2009 club tournament, delayed until the start of this season, was won by Mike Porter. He defeated Andrew Gregory +23.

7th March 2010: Season start date decided
The 2010 croquet season will begin at Newport on Saturday 27th March. All club members are invited to come along and help to set up the lawns.

25th February 2010: International Match at Newport
Newport has been selected as the venue for this year's McWeeney Trophy - the match between teams representing the Croquet Association and the Croquet Association of Ireland. The match will take place on 10th and 11th July.

1st January 2010: Happy New Year!
You visit our site midway between two croquet seasons! Things are pretty quiet right now, although there is a little indoor croquet being played.

Check back here in the spring to find out what's going on at Newport.

News items from 2009 can be found by clicking here.