When and Where?
University of Bristol Student Union,
Richmond Building,
105 Queens Road, BS8 1LN
Gromit Room, fourth floor
Every Saturday, from 20:00 to 22:45
during term time, for students.

About us
More info about club membership, the committee, and how best to contact us.

Getting involved in the local league
Are you interested in representing the University and playing in the Bristol District League? Check out our competition page for more information!

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18th September 2022