A local group, part of the the Milland Sports Club, that meets every Wednesday morning 10.15 to 12.30 throughout the year (weather permitting) at Milland Sports Club, Fernhurst Road, Milland, Liphook GU30 7LY (Despite the postal address, the club is located in West Sussex)
A 2018 constructed terrain, thanks to funds donated from the profits of the Annual Milland Firework display. A wonderful spot in the South Downs National Park to play a game that is very sociable and enjoyable, with no dress code or leagues. We just have fun..
We have full use of the club house and facilities during our sessions(club house not in use during pandemic. Toilets are availabe- one person at a time)
Annual Membership of sports club: £10. Petanque Group annual Fee £5. Use of facilities: £1 per session
Leader: Colin Stopher 07860 215214
Play was suspended March to July 2020 and November to early December 2020 due to the coronavirus virus. Play resumed 2nd December with continuing special measures but was abandoned until further notice in the week before Christmas 2020.
Play resumed Wednesday 31st March 2021 with restrictions- providing own refreshments consumed in open air, social distancing, no handling of others boule kit. Facemasks used at members discretion etc
The Liphook u3a Boule Group 1 uses the same terrain on Friday mornings 10.30 to 12-30 throughout the year- weather permitting. This group is well subscribed at around 30 but please enquire via the Liphook U3A website re current situation on space for new members.
Covid restrictions meant a second lockdown to early December 2020. Play resumed 4th December- subject to covid special measures and weather but was subject to Tier 4 conditions with play abandoned in the week prior Christmas 2020 until further notice.
Play resumed on Friday 2nd April 2021 subject to restrictions as advised by the group leader, similar to that used by the Milland Group. All activities outside so no masks required. No handling of another players boules. No provision of refreshments- members bring their own.
MILLAND VALLEY BOULE- Facebook page
There is a Facebook Page to cover both groups activities,operated by a member of both groups, but not in any way by endorsed by either group..
Updated Nov 2019/June 2020/Aug 2020/Oct 2020/ December 2020/Jan2021/March 2021