DOVER DEAL & DISTRICT
April 29th 2022, It is with great sadness that I have to announce the passing of our Chairman and multiple past champion, Mike Callanan.
March 2022, The league remains suspended until September 2022, new table in The Five Bells Eastry
Latest News January 2022
The planned restart of the league on Jan 11th has been deferred due to the Omicron variant. An E.G.M. is planned at the Market Inn on Thursday Jan 20th.
Latest News 2021
Pubs will be able to fully reopen from 21st June. It is unclear whether social distancing restrictions will allow bar billiards to be played.
The Market Inn, Fleur and Red Cow tables are in storage, We have to establish whether the tables will be welcomed back. The league also has to establish whether teams wish to restart the league.
Did you used to play Bar Billiards and are feeling nostalgic? Have you seen our, now unusual, game in a pub and wondered what it would be like to play? Several of our teams are desperate for new players! We play singles and pairs and our break restricted pairs format will mean that everyone has a chance and no-one will be disgraced. Still interested? contact the League Competition Secretary by email Click Here Help us to keep this wonderful traditional old pub game going! We own our tables, there are no entry fees and all proceeds are ploughed back into the league.
The League welcomes a new team
Dover Sea Angling Club.
New to the League this season are a welcome addition at the Dover Sea Angling Club, a pleasant venue that does real ale, unusual for a small club.
Featured in the photo above are three generations of the Davison family playing bar billiards. 2nd left Jay 3rd left Gregg and right Ted Also from left. Mark, Chris and Dave.
Already causing a stir they are enjoying a successful first season, finishing second in division two and having players through to the semi finals of the knock-outs. We wish them well!
League Jelks Bar Billiards table