The Social Club has Nine full sized Snooker
tables, and now also have a room set up with two special high quality Show tables for Spectator events.
All tables are available for use throughout the day and evenings.
The Social Club has several teams competing in local leagues
Link to Stourbridge and District Snooker League website
2015 Arthur Kimberley Snooker
The competition came to a climax on Monday 16th
February, when Kevin Franklin met Richard Rudge in the final of this prestige
a close fought final, with Kevin off -18, and Richard off +28, Kevin emerged,
with breaks of 30 & 35, as the 2-0 winner in this best of 3 frame match.
after the match, Kevin said that, after waiting a good few years, he had at
last realised his ambition, and finally won the competition that had eluded him
for so long.
Club would like to congratulate Kevin on his win, and also Richard, who came
through so many rounds to compete in this final.
Snooker Report. 2016-17
5 teams entered the Stourbridge
and district snooker league for the 2016/2017 season, 4 teams representing the
club and the 5th, team, the West Midland’s police snooker team who
play from the club and whose members are also members of our club.
In the 2015/2016 season the
clubs ‘A’ team finished 8th in the 1st Division with Paul
Bate proving their most consistent player with 15 wins out of 21 matches
The clubs ‘B’ team who had won
the 2nd division title the previous year were relegated back to
division 2 for the 2016/201 season. Nick
Aston was the teams’ most consistent player with 13 wins out of 18 matches
The clubs ‘C’ team finished in
last place in the 2nd division. Brian Taylor and his son Stephen
Metcalfe-Taylor being the teams most consistent performers both winning 11 wins
from 20 matches played, he was followed closely behind by his sister Louise
Adele Taylor who did well to win 8 matches from 19 matches played
The clubs ‘D’ team finished one place
above the C team with Ron Peplow being the teams most consistent player with 9
wins from 15 matches played.
The West Midlands Police snooker
team finished joint top of the Premier league with Norton Social club but won
the title following a nail-biting 3 frames to 2 playoff match. Kevin Franklin,
Elliott Bastable and Gavin Sloan shared the most wins in both the team and
league each chalking up 15 wins from 18 matches played.
Maria Catalano had the teams highest break of
the season (88) pipping Elliot Bastable who chalked up an impressive 86 break.
Kevin Franklin won the leagues Individual handicap competition and lost in the
final of the Over 45’s.
league final was am all police affair with Elliot Bastable beating Maria
Catalano 4-1. Gavin Sloan and Carl
Southwick narrowly lost in the final of the leagues foursomes’ competition.
The 2015 Arthur Kimberly
handicap knockout was played in June 2016 and was won by Paul Garbett. The 2016
competition is yet to take place.
Paul Garbett also won the 2016
The snooker section held another
successful exhibition match in January 2016 year with former world champion
Dennis Taylor being the guest performer. This followed on from the appearance
of Steve Davies in 2015.
2016 Arthur Kimberley Snooker
The competition this year was won by Paul Garbett who met Carl Green 2-0 in the final of this prestige handicapped knockout.
The competition is named in memory of former Club Chairman, the late Arthur Kimberley.
The Club would like to congratulate Paul on his win, and also Carl, who came through so many rounds to compete in this final.