Abbey Hotel, Battle

Battle Marbles 2017

Competition / Game. Over 100 people in fancy dress compete to win Battle's traditional marbles competition which is believed to have originated in the early 1900s. The clubs and Battle pubs that enter compete fiercely to win the marbles and fancy dress trophies.

We invite you to join one of our team which will be takin part in this year's Marbles Matches on the 14th April.

To Enter: 

Please contact Charlie or Lauren by Friday 10th March if you would like to be a member of one of our team

Contact details:


telephone: 01424 772755

On the Day:

Please arrive by 9:00 am for bacon butties and to get dressed in your costume. 

Fancy Dress Competition:

You must be able to play marbles wearing your outfits!

Each team will be asked to vote for the best dressed team in the men's and ladie's competition. You cannot vote for your own teams

We look forward to hearing from you