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Crucible Club Membership Rules

  • Membership Cards or a member unique Membership number must be produced on entry.
  • The card holder must abide the club rules. Failure to do so may result in forfeiture of their membership.
  • Members may admit 2 guests and are responsible for their behaviour.
  • All guests must be signed into our computer system.
  • Failure to produce a membership card or valid member number will result in a Guest Fee being charged..
  • Membership is to be renewed on a yearly basis.
  • Membership cards are not transferable and must be surrendered upon request.

Crucible Club General Rules

  • The management reserve the right to refuse admission.
  • No Alcohol to be bought on or removed from the club premises.
  • Any member who is unable to prove their age will not be served alcohol.
  • Bar staff have the right to refuse anyone they believe to be under the legal age.
  • Bar staff have the right to refuse anyone they believe to have consumed too much alcohol and individuals may be asked to leave the premises.
  • Unruly behaviour or damage to club property will not be tolerated and membership will be revoked. The member will be held responsible for any acts of vandalism or damage caused on the club premises. The club will endeavour to recover the replacement cost caused by the member.
  • Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult after 19:00 hours.
  • Any members found using or supplying drugs on the premises will have their membership revoked and your details will be passed onto the authorities.
  • Smoking is not prohibited within the club premises. Designated smoking areas are available outside.
  • The management cannot be held responsible for any item left or lost on the premises.
  • Only food and drink purchased inside the club may be consumed on the premises.
  • Acts of violence and threats to staff or other customers will result in membership being revoked and the risk of private prosecution being taken against you.
  • The club may be closed for “special ticketed events”. These events shall not exceed more than 2 per month and members would have priority in securing tickets for those said “special events”.

Crucible Club – Table Rules

  • It is not permitted to play on the snooker tables or pool tables without the lights switched on. Failure to comply with this will result in membership being revoked.
  • Consideration must be given to all players and noise levels kept to a minimum.
  • Food consumption is prohibited within the playing areas.
  • Mobile phone usage must be kept to a minimum within the Snooker room. Respect must be given to others around you.
  • The following is strictly forbidden: Sitting on the tables, throwing balls on the tables, emptying balls directly onto the tables and abuse of table accessories. Any offences will be reviewed by the management and may result on a loss of membership.
  • The Crucible match room, and match tables 1 & 2 may only be hired to those members deemed to play to a standard so as not to risk damaging the match cloths, those eligible to play on these tables will be decided by the management.
  • During league nights up to 6 tables may be in use for members representing the club teams. They would not be available for use by members until after the match had finished.

Foot note: The management takes pride in the club and will not tolerate anybody abusing the standards we have set and achieved for our members.

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