Social Activities and Events

Throughout the year, we have a varied programme of group activities.

Bowls – April to September: Crown Green bowls every Tuesday afternoon on Crosstown Bowling Club’s green; occasional matches against various other local clubs; October to March: short mat indoor bowls on Wednesdays at Alderley Edge Festival Hall.

Bridge – occasional matches with other clubs.

Golf – primarily social; occasional matches with other clubs.

IT – meets third Monday morning monthly, normally at Crosstown Bowling club; IT/modern technology related issues discussed; IT tips/warnings etc. passed on to the wider club membership; where possible, help provided to any member who has a technical IT related problem.

Walking – second and fourth Tuesdays monthly; walks, normally within an hour’s drive (sharing cars) are 5 to 8 miles, followed by a pub lunch. An annual 3 or 4 day walking holiday is arranged, normally in the summer, most recently in the Lake District.

Christmas Lunch – in recent years at Mere Golf Resort; partners and guests welcome.

Wining and Dining – regular lunches and wine tasting theme evenings with dinner; partners and guests welcome.

Other Events – regular trips to places and events of interest, e.g. theatre, opera, country houses, historical towns, factories, museums; and sometimes the more unusual, such as recycling plants, an industrial tomato greenhouse, the North West M6 Traffic Control Centre.