Coulsdon Memorial Ground

Coulsdon Memorial Ground’s Bowling Green reopening on 28th March

Posted on March 16th, by CronxWire in CronxWire. No Comments

The bowling green on Coulsdon Memorial Ground will reopen on 28th March for the 2015 season: the second in which the ground has been run entirely by volunteers. 

Release begins: The Opening Day offers free putting equipment and bowling from midday onwards. Play is free, and all equipment is provided. With specialist children’s bowls and even lighter ones for toddlers, this is a day out for all the … Read More »

Croydon marks centenary of WWI outbreak

Posted on August 8th, by CronxWire in CronxWire. No Comments

People throughout Croydon will today mark the hundred year anniversary of the outbreak of WWI with a ceremony at the town hall. The vigil will also mark the beginning of plans for a nationwide campaign encouraging people to remember the event.

Release begins: Councillor Tony Newman, leader of Croydon Council, said: “Today, one hundred years ago, the world entered one of the darkest periods in its history and many millions … Read More »

Coulsdon bowling green starts summer classes for young players

Posted on June 13th, by CronxWire in CronxWire. No Comments

Bowls is a sport usually played by older generations but now it has been opened up to younger players. Friends of Marlpit Lane Bowling Green has opened a club for younger players starting on Wednesday which will run throughout the summer. Everyone is welcome and players do not need bring anything as the club provides equipment and coaching.

Release begins: Giant Marbles, the FMLBG’s new family lawn bowls … Read More »