Croquet and Cream Tea in Huddersfield : Yorkshire

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Come along and let the ladies of Golcar Croquet Club coach you to play croquet where they can teach you the basics.. If you have played before come along and have a few games. All equipment is supplied.

Croquet is an outdoor lawn game where each player uses a mallet to knock their ball through the wickets (small wire hoops) to score points. The object of the game is to be the first player to knock the ball through all the wickets and end by striking the final stake, a thin, striped pole usually placed just beyond the last wicket. Though first played by the peasantry in France in the thirteenth century, croquet became somewhat of a game of the upper class in England and Ireland in the 1800's. Now it is a game played worldwide by many people.

Afterwards we’ll enjoy a cream tea.

Please wear flat shoes and bring a waterproof jacket if appropriate.

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Croquet and Cream Tea in Huddersfield

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