Budleigh Salterton, Devon 31 July-10 August 2009

In complete contrast to all the indoors work we’d been doing for the previous few weeks, I set off by train with Pauline from Paraparaumu Croquet Club in New Zealand. I introduced Pauline to my lovely friends, Jackie and Peter Hardcastle who’d spent four months in New Zealand two years earlier. They’d rashly extended an invitation to our members to play at their club if any of us were in the area. I’d checked that they really meant what they said because their August tournament is a really big event. Continue reading