Joining the club

We run a beginners’ course every spring when we teach you how to play croquet.   If you would like to be kept in touch with details of the next beginners’ course please contact us at  You don’t have to be a member of the club to join the beginners’ course, though there is a charge for non-members.

New members, except for Monthly, Non-playing and Winter members, receive a 50% discount on their subscription in their first year.

Annual subscription rates 2024
CategoryNotesCroquetBowlingAll sports
Full £165£60£175
Countrymore than 10 miles by road from EH11 3AT£140£50£150
Far Countrymore than 40 miles by road from EH11 3AT£35£30£45
Studentin full time education£30£25£40
Junior*16 or under as at 1 April£15£10£25
Concessionaryin receipt of disability benefits or on income support£45£35£55
Non-playing* £30£30£30
Monthly*temporary membership£45£35£55
Winterplay during winter season only£50£40£60

* These membership categories do not carry voting rights.

The membership year runs from 1 April to 31 March. The visitor’s fee for guests of members is £6 per session (£3.00 for juniors). Guests may play for a maximum of three sessions in a year before being required to join the club.

For a membership application form please contact