POCKETS CORONAVIRUS UPDATE
We look as if we will be in lockdown till the end of February
We will update the website and post on Facebook as soon as we are made aware of any changes.
PREMIER LEAGUE PREDICTIONS UPDATE:
Seventeen games played and currently three entrants have no teams in the correct position, five have one right, ten have two, five have three, two have four and one person(Sandra Roberts) has five.
That of course means nothing. It’s the end of season positions that count.
NEW FOOTBALL SEASON STARTING NEXT WEEK. KNOWING A LOT OF YOU HAVE A GREAT KNOWLEDGE OF FOOTBALL, HERE IS YOUR CHANCE TO PUT THAT KNOWLEDGE TO THE TEST.
LIST THE TWENTY TEAMS IN THE PREMIER LEAGUE IN THE ORDER THAT YOU THINK THEY WILL FINISH AT THE END OF THE SEASON. TEN POUNDS PER ENTRY. TWENTY POINTS FOR EVERY TEAM THAT FINISHES IN THE POSITION THAT YOU SELECT. A POSSIBLE FOUR HUNDRED POINTS.
WE DOUBT IF ANYONE WILL GET MORE THAN EIGHT RIGHT. MORE THAN ONE WINNER THEN A TIEBREAKER IS USED. THE TIEBREAKER IS TO PREDICT THE POINTS SCORED BY THE LEAGUE WINNERS AND THE RUNNERS-UP. THEY DO NOT HAVE TO BE THE TEAMS YOU HAVE SELECTED
PRIZE MONEY DOWN TO THIRD POSITION
A BIT LATE GETTING THIS GOING BUT IF YOU ARE INTERESTED TRY TO GET YOUR SELECTIONS IN AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. YOU CAN SUBMIT YOUR ENTRY ON THE FORM BELOW OR COLLECT A FORM FROM POCKETS AND WRITE YOUR OWN OUT AND HAND IN TO POCKETS WITH YOUR ENTRANCE FEE. CUT-OFF DATE 18th SEPT.
ARSENAL,ASTON VILLA, BRIGHTON, BURNLEY, CHELSEA, CRYSTAL PALACE, EVERTON, FULHAM, LEEDS UTD, LEICESTER, LIVERPOOL, MAN CITY, MAN UTD, NEWCASTLE, SHEFFIELD UTD, SOUTHAMPTON, TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR, WEST BROM, WEST HAM, WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS
We have had twenty six entrants. Winner gets one hundred and seventy five pounds, second gets fifty pounds and third gets thirty five pounds.
Liverpool are the number one choice to be champions, sixteen people have chosen them, seven have gone for Man City, two for Man Utd and one for Chelsea. Fifteen say Fulham will be bottom of the league, six go for West Brom, three for Brighton and one each for Burnley and Everton.
We are up and running, the Government gave permission for pubs to re-open on July 4th. There has been a positive reaction from the members with lots of you using the club in the first fourteen days since we re-opened. It’s good to be open again but we are asking all our members to please observe the following advice.
We currently open at eleven every morning and close at ten pm
Face masks must be worn on entering and leaving the premises but they can be removed when at a table.
No more than groups of six.
Respect the social distancing rule of 1 metre minimum and two metres where possible. Sorry there is no standing at the bar, table service is available. The bar areas and the areas around the snooker and pool tables will have designated seating and service tables. Both Ladies and Gents toilets have a lock on the outside door.
You can use the lock to ensure one person at a time occupancy. Hand sanitizer and wipes available outside both toilets. Pay by cash or card. We will run you a bill if required. We will ask you for contact details— Kept strictly private. All snooker tables, cues and snooker balls will be sanitized after use. We ask all members for their cooperation in observing the operating system we have in place. We look forward to seeing you soon.
Pockets started trading on 1st June 1984, and quickly established itself as a centre for sport and social activity in Winsford.
Our fully air conditioned members club has six snooker tables, two English pool tables, a darts area and a lounge bar.
The bar offers a wide range of draught and bottled beers, ciders, spirits and soft drinks. Carling, Fosters, John Smiths, Guinness and Strongbow are all available at reasonable prices.
Television includes both terrestrial and Sky and covers a wide range of sporting events including the English Premier League.
On the local sporting front we are represented in the Mid-Cheshire Snooker League, Crewe Sunday Pool League, Middlewich and District Pool League, Winsford Darts League and Winsford Dominoes League.
The club opens Sunday till Thursday eleven am till ten pm during current restrictions
Friday and Saturday, 11.00am till midnight.
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Membership is just £5.00, renewable annually on the 1st January. A limited amount of junior memberships are available for over 16's at £3.50
Membership can be taken out at any time just by calling in and giving us your details or if you are passing walk in and take a look at what we have to offer. You will be more than welcome.
SNOOKER, POOL & DARTS
Relax and enjoy a game of snooker with your friends over a quiet drink, in a friendly atmosphere. We stock a great range of drinks at very competitive prices.
Pool and Snooker tables in tip top condition with just the right lighting, with a darts area as well.
WHERE TO FIND US
We are situated on Winsford Town Center opposite ASDA and above the Mobile Phone shops. Parking is available all around the town center, the nearest being the Asda carpark.
8-12 JUBILEE WAY
Telephone: 01606 558807