South West Federation

About the SWF

The South West Federation of Croquet Clubs was formed in 1984 and currently has a membership of over 40 clubs in the region. Its aim is to promote croquet in Gloucestershire, Somerset, Wiltshire, Dorset, Devon, Cornwall, Worcestershire and South Wales, or current equivalent administration boundaries.

The Federation runs seven inter-club league competitions annually:

League for Advanced Play Holders: Bristol
Federation League Holders: Nailsea
Intermediate League Holders: Wellington
B League Holders: Sidmouth
Short Croquet League Holders:
GC Level Play League Holders: Nailsea
GC Handicap League Holders: Weston-super-Mare
GC High Handicap League Holders: Llandaff

The office holders for 2020 are:

Brian Wilson; Chair
Peter Kirby Treasurer
Linda Shaw; Secretary
Richard Jackson; Regional Coaching Liaison
Robert Moss; Member
David Enticknap; Co-opted member
Tony Mayer; Co-opted member
Stephen Custance-Baker; League Secretary
Paul Francis; Development Officer
Rhona Foster; SWAN Editor(not a committee post)

A South West Area Newsletter (SWAN) is produced annually at the start of the season and distributed free of charge to all members of affiliated clubs. News items and articles are always welcome and should be sent to the Secretary

More regular email updates are published under the title Cygnet