Welcome to Dowlish Wake Croquet Club
Dowlish Wake nestles in the valley below Windwhistle, on the outskirts of Ilminster, South Somerset. The Croquet Club is situated on the Lawrence Kellett Playing Fields at the end of the village, where there are 3 full size lawns.
The Club has the use of a brand new Pavilion providing changing rooms and toilets, plus extensive kitchen facilities.
There are organised club days on Mondays and Thursdays, with full members having access to the lawns and equipment on most other occasions for self arranged play.
There are 3 levels of membership Full, Social, and Student/Country – click here to see details.
There are various opportunities for competitive play with in-house competitions, friendly matches with local clubs, and for the more experienced player there are three teams in the South West Federation League.
If you are interested in joining us, or want to learn more about the club – do contact us by clicking here and one of the Committee will be in touch as soon as possible.
Another enjoyable season
2019 offered exellent opportunities to play within the club in a competitive and friendly way and outside the club in both the S W Federation League and individual competitions. Something for everyone!
At the A.G.M. the club were pleased to present past Chair Anthea Carter with a Croquet Association Diploma awared to recognise services to the club during challenging period after the pavilion was destroyed by fire and subsequently rebuilding (picture below).
Club Competitions winners are available in the photo album for 2019