Sports Organisations

Baguazhan Chinese Martial Arts    – Contact Andy Cole – 0757 0808806.

Gillingham & Marnhull Badminton Club – meet at Riversmeet Leisure Centre, Gillingham – Contact Kevin Manville – 01747 851911.

Motcombe Park Sports Club –

Shaftesbury Bowls Club, Bleke Street, Shaftesbury, Dorset SP7 8QA.  Contact nos.  01747 854173 and 01747 854268.
‘Bowls – The Sport for All’ is supported by Bowls England, the National Governing Body for the sport of outdoor flat green bowls.  For more information ring 01903 820222 or look on 

Shaftesbury Cricket Club 

Shaftesbury Football Club – Contact Secretary: Alison Marsh on 07783777467 –

Shaftesbury Karate Club – we practice the style of Shito-Ryu/Shukukai Karate, training at the Lindlar Hall, Lindlar Close, Shaftesbury, SP7 8PS.  We train two nights a week on Tuesdays and Thursdays, juniors are from 6.30-7.30 and seniors are from 7.30-8.30 both nights.  Contact  is John Dalton – by e-mail: or phone on 01747855272 or 07780133548.

Shaftesbury Netball Club Contact Viv Budd on 01747 853080.

Skatepark at Barton Hill – enquiries, ring Rosie Dawson at Tobys on 01747 850860.

Shaftesbury Community Tennis Club – Located at Shaftesbury School. E-mail:   Tel: 01747 852705 or 07727061077   contact Ian Griffin or