Events

The tennis court is OPEN –  see details

The following events are now planned for 2021, as long as covid rules allow them:   

Saturday 4 December 2021, 7 pm for 7.15 pm start:  Skittles Evening –  A light-hearted club event, the Skittles Evening will be held at the Warleggan Jubilee Hall in Mount, £3 a head for adults (children free).  All welcome to come along: members, friends and any others. Bring your own drinks and snacks.  Tea/coffee will be available.  We can form teams on arrival.  Any profits will go to club funds.
The Jubilee Hall is in Mount, PL30 4ES –  see directions

Saturday 26 March 2022 (provisional date), 7 pm: Chilli Quiz Evening  –this ever popular event will hopefully  be back at Cardinham Hall  – usually there’ll be  chilli and baked potato  (veggie option must be pre-booked)  – max four per team, £9 per person including food.  Desserts will also be available.  No bar; bring your own drinks. Details to be agreed nearer the time.

?? July 2022, from 2 pm:   Round Robin Tennis   –  members and non-members welcome  –  a continuing doubles game where we rotate players one at a time.  A great chance to meet up again with old friends and to make new ones.

Other events that  are to be scheduled in 2022:

Every Thursday,  starting ???, 6 pm:   Round Robin Tennis Club Nights  – anyone can turn up, and we rotate players;   tea/coffee available  –  to be trialled each Thursday evening, 6 pm, starting ???? and weekly thereafter 

Sunday ???, 11 am:  Cycle ride, Granite Way on Dartmoor, old railway track between Okehampton and Lydford, approx 11 miles.  If available, Chris B will make trailer available for carrying bikes (must arrange prior – 01208 821208);  depart sports club grounds at 11 am, then head to Okehampton Station, from where we start cycling. No charge for joining,  targeted to members but others can tag along, as long as they understand that the club accepts no responsibility for their welfare etc.

Previous events (archive – most recent at the top)

Sunday 26 September 2021, 2 pm – Some friends members will be going on an informal  cycle ride, Camel Trail, Bodmin towards Wenford Bridge and back.  You’re welcome to join them, but note that this is not a club-organised event.  Anyone coming along has to be responsible for their own safety etc.; the club accepts no responsibility for the welfare of anyone joining in.  They’ll be departing trail car park next to Borough Arms in Bodmin at 2 pm.

Sunday 12 September 2021, 2 pm:  Croquet Tournament, St Neot Cricket Club field  – Our friendly croquet tournament is back, again on this beautiful field .   No experience necessary –  you can learn as you go!   We’ll ask everyone for a contribution of £2 a head for adults (children free) from which we’ll make a donation to St Neot cricket club.  Non-members welcome to join us.  We  ask that everyone brings enough drinks and other supplies for their personal use (we will again not be sharing this year); access to clubhouse may be limited to toilets only.  Do not come if you are isolating or suspecting that you or anyone in your household may have symptoms of covid.  Bring chairs etc if you wish;  we shall maintain social distancing to the extent possible.  If you have a croquet set (adults’ or children’s) then please do bring along – and let Les know on 01208 821591. For latest details and directions, see posters or website  – see photos/report previous tournaments
From St Neot, go east, past the shop, the London Inn and then past the church and fork left up the hill, signposted “St. Cleer, Colliford Lake, Dozmary Pool”. Proceed for ¾ mile and turn right at cross roads, opposite the bus shelter. Ground is on left just past the farm buildings.

Sunday 2 August 2020 -Members’ Court Clean-Up– NOW STARTING 2 PM due to this morning’s rain – help clear up the area, sort out the hedges etc… Bring tools , implements and suitable wear as we strim, cut grass, repair seats, clear scrub, tidy up clubhouse …   Keeping our social distances of course!

Friday 4 June 2021, 7pm:  Annual General Meeting, outside the clubhouse

Saturday 18 January 2020, 7 pm:  Members committee meeting followed by nibbles, hosted by Chris & Theresa.  

2019

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Saturday 12 October 2019, 7 pm for 7.30 pm start:  Skittles Evening –  A light-hearted Skittles Tournament at the SWEB Club, £3 a head for adults (children free); there is a licensed bar.
The SWEB Club is in the ‘Western Power’ complex, on the lower side of Lostwithiel Road Bodmin, between Bodmin College and Dragon Centre, postcode PL31 1DE.  Enter the complex and go downhill.  The SWEB club is at the bottom of the hill, where the lights will be shining. 

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Sunday 8 September, 2 pm:  Croquet Tournament, St Neot Cricket Club field, £2 a head for adults (children free) from which we’ll make a donation to St Neot cricket club; please bring a plate of food to share;  and bring own drinks – and if you have a croquet set (adults’ or children’s) then please bring along – and let Les know  – From St Neot, go east, past the shop, the London Inn and then past the church and fork left up the hill, signposted “St. Cleer, Colliford Lake, Dozmary Pool”. Proceed for ¾ mile and turn right at cross roads, opposite the bus shelter. Ground is on left just past the farm buildings.

Thursday 5 September, 7 pm:  Members’ meeting, at the clubhouse next to tennis court

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Saturday 29 June, 2 pm  –   Tennis and fun open day – barbecue, soft drinks, etc. available  – bring your own drinks – and if you have one, a tennis racket!  Depending on numbers and interest, we’ll have  tennis (newbies, have a go);  tennis (American-style tournament);  boules;  smite.

Sunday 9 JuneMembers’ meeting (from 2pm)  and court clean-up (from 2.30pm) – all welcome;  bring tools for clearing, gardening, woodwork repairs, etc.

Thurs 2 May, 7 pm:  Committee meeting, tennis court clubhouse Cardinham

Tuesday 5 February 2019, 7 pm:  Meeting and AGM –  all members and players are invited to attend, at the Clubhouse next to the tennis court

2018

Monday 12 March, 7 pm:  Cardinham Sports Club AGM, at Westover house in Cardinham

Saturday 25 March, 7 pm: Quiz Evening, Cardinham Parish Hall – with a chilli and baked potato supper (vegetarian option also available) –    max four per team  –  £7 per person incl supper.

2017

Saturday 14 January: Cardinham Sports Club Dinner, St. Mabyn Inn 

Saturday 25 March, 7 pm: Quiz Evening, Cardinham Parish Hall – with a chilli and baked potato supper (vegetarian lasagne also available).

2016:

Saturday 16 April, 7 pm for 7.30 pm start – Chilli and Quiz Evening, Cardinham Parish Hall, teams of four, chilli (or lasagne veggie option), baked spud, salad, tea/coffee – £7 per person

Sunday 15 May, 1 pm:  Cycle Ride, sets off from Guineaport gate in Wadebridge, 1pm;  all welcome;  intending to head towards Wenford Bridge

Saturday 25 June:  ClubHouse Day –  cleaning up, renovation work, etc. at clubhouse from 2 pm;  followed by meeting 6 pm;  then barbecue for members 7 pm –  bring a banger (or whatever) and bottle (or whatever).

Sunday 31 July, from 1 pm:  Croquet afternoon –    St Neot Cricket Ground, bring your own drinks and a plate of something to eat/share (we’ll have access to the pavillion there). There will be at least three croquet sets (plus a children’s set), so we can play many games at the same time.  If you have a croquet set, do bring it along if you can  (let Les know on 821591, or Chris 812409).  Adult players will be invited to contribute £1 each towards the donation to be made to St Neot cricket club for the use of their grounds.
DIRECTIONS: From St Neot, go east, past the shop, the London Inn and then past the church and fork left up the hill, signposted “St. Cleer, Colliford Lake, Dozmary Pool”. Proceed for ¾ mile and turn right at cross roads, opposite the bus shelter. Ground on left just past the farm buildings.

Sat 8 October, 7 pm, SWEB club: Skittles Evening ~ £1 a head, all welcome – members and non members. £1 donation for adults, children free!

Tues 18 October, Club House: Members’ Committee  Meeting