28th September 2011: End of Season date
The last day for play this year will be Sunday 9th October; we will carry out autumn lawn maintenance the following week. Please help if you can!

25th September 2011: Success for Newport player at Bowdon
Newport member Jim Potter came away with the Sheila Black salver in a competition at Bowdon Croquet club in Cheshire.

20th September 2011: Newport gain revenge over Colchester
Newport managed a 4-1 win against Colchester South in their final Essex-Suffolk league match. Full results here.

31st August 2011: Newport lose narrowly to Colchester
The Essex-Suffolk league match between Newport and Colchester North ended with a 3-2 victory for Colchester. Full results and a short report are here.

16th July 2011: David has a Ball at B-class
Newport's B-level Golf Croquet tournament was won by David Ball, of Leighton-Linslade, with Newport's Denis Saville taking the runner-up spot. A photo of the (damp) participants can be seen here.

16th July 2011: Bury prevail in deluge
The Essex-Suffolk league match between Bury St Edmunds and Newport was abandoned due to torrential rain with the score 2-0 to Bury.

19th June 2011: B-Level tankard goes to Letchworth
The B-level association croquet tournament was won by Letchworth's Nick Mounfield, who won four out of five games. Runner up was Phil Windred, also of Letchworth, also on four out of five; Nick won the tournament by virtue of his win against Phil.

11th June 2011: Ipswich Whitewash
The Essex-Suffolk league team recovered their form with a convincing 5-0 win over Ipswich. Read the report here.

22nd May 2011: Ian Parkinson wins SuperB Tournament
The super-B tournament at Newport was won by Ian Parkinson of Watford, who won 5/5. Full results are on the CA website here.

7th May 2011: A losing start
Newport's Essex-Suffolk league team lost their first match of the season, going down 6-1 at Chelmsford. Read a report here.

11th April 2011: Start of Season
Our grass has started growing and the season will open on Saturday 16th April!

28th March 2011: Chairman's letter
You can read the chairman's letter to members here.

3rd March 2011: Happy New Year!
You visit our site shortly before the start of the new croquet season! Things are pretty quiet right now, although there is a little indoor croquet being played.

The new season will start in late March/early April - watch this space to find out the precise date.

News items from 2010 can be found by clicking here.