Sports at the Hamlet

Sports at the Hamlet

From cricket to crown green bowling, golf to darts, quintessentially English pursuits in a quintesentially English setting.

Guy’s Thatched Hamlet and Owd Nell’s Cricket Clubs

Our Canalside cricket ground with its all weather wicket and thatched cricket pavilion is the home for our Boddington’s Village Cricket League Teams. Founded in 1994 our two teams play on Wednesday evenings during the summer competing against local rivals from 6.30pm. Cricket packages are available and enjoyed throughout the summer months.

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Crown Green Bowling

2022 Season 

There is nothing better than enjoying a day bowling next to the Lancaster canal. Our 47m by 45m crown green accommodates teams in the Over Wyre, Longridge Mixed and Preston Floodlit Leagues. We have a great selection of bowling packages to suit all pockets.

Set in rural surroundings by the side of the Lancaster Canal, Guy's bowling green is s positively delightful way to spend your day. Whether it's a corporate event, club completion or a friendly game, our thatched pavilion with its fully stocked bar is the ideal venue for all your needs.

We offer a full range of packages to suit your needs, from cold buffet choices and barbecues to full away day packages including breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Call Anne on 01995 642485 or email


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Gundogs Golf Society

Heading out 7 days per season the GUNDOGS travel far and wide enjoying what the golfing countryside has to offer. Here in the North West we are blessed with 3 Open Championship courses and an obscene choice of other Championship links, parkland and moorland courses within in 45 minutes drive.

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Darts and Dominos

Play on the domino baize where the famous Chip & Knocker put competitors to the sword. Here at Guy’s Thatched Hamlet we have 3 darts boards one of which conforms to super league standard. Pool table, cards and our famous "Pig Ring" can be enjoyed.

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Ready to book or need more information?

Once you have an idea of when your party is likely to take place and a rough estimate of numbers of guests, simply email, telephone or fill in our online form and we will be happy to discuss your needs and give you a price to suit your budget. Easy as that!

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