The Green Heart of Poringland


Kingfisher Activities Suspended – posted 19 March 2020

All Kingfisher club activities have been suspended for the foreseeable future.  Club welfare and safeguarding officer, Lloyd Burgess has issued the following statement.

“Following the Prime Minister's latest measures to limit the spread of the Covid-19 virus and the announcement of closure of schools from tomorrow, the Kingfisher committee have no option other than to cancel the Kingfisher events due to commence in April.

“We will have to postpone the April and May events at this stage. We will review the situation at the latter stage of May and will make further announcements as to whether we feel we will be able to commence with the remaining events later this year.

“This move is obviously to protect everyone, and especially those in vulnerable groups. Stay safe everyone and look forward to seeing you all in the very near future.”

2020 Kingfisher Dates Announced – posted 29 December 2019

The 2020 Kingfisher club dates have been announced by the lakes’ participation sub-committee.  Following the tried and tested formula adopted in previous years, seven events will be held on the third Saturday between April and October.  The second, fourth and sixth meets will again incorporate a match. 

The 2020 dates are: 18 April, 16 May, 20 June, 18 July, 15 August, 19 September and 17 October.