Whilst it could be likened to “aerial bowls”, it is a team game which is great fun, requiring its own skills and use of tactics! However the rules are simple and, should you wish to learn them, may be found by clicking here.

Boules is an established and thriving activity in the Derbyshire Dales. Matlock Area U3A formed our first group in 2014 and added one more in 2016.

Boules Un (Hoping to restart in Spring 2022)

This group plays on Monday morning for about one and a half hours, starting at 10.30am and has capacity for new members.

The coordinator is Neil Mather, who can be contacted by email, or by telephone on 07923 25903

Mmm Time for a Measure

We play on Wednesday afternoons during the Spring and Summer months for around one and a half hours, starting at 2.00pm . This group is fully subscribed.

The following links to the Met Office Weather Forecast are used to help decide whether play is possible: