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    Any UK English Pool players on here?

    I'm in Grantham Lincs? I'm in Grantham Lincs Buddy?
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    Cue advise with a difference?

    Sadly no, I'm in the Midlands, too far to travel these days. I'd love to play outright American pool all the time, but these is nothing in our area sadly. Thanks for the help, however. Richard.
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    Introduction.

    English pool in the leagues play on a 7' table with balls a size smaller than US pool, but bigger than the 6' tables found in bars. Or so I'm informed?
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    Cue advise with a difference?

    Thanks, that's both informative and interesting. I know through reading some people think maple has more feel, so your post intrigues me. Thanks again. Richard.
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    Cue advise with a difference?

    I'v never played pool of any kind, but played English snooker to a decent level many, many years ago. I'm after buying a pool cue for the English tables/game and I'm contemplating a maple shaft. Years ago, I'd just by a decent cue, and find I'd change it a dozen time based on peoples opinions...
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    Introduction.

    I gather how the English pockets are cut make some shots you do on your tables very difficult over here. But our middle pockets are easier for you, this is only what have been told, not first hand.
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    Any UK English Pool players on here?

    Are there any proper US style tables in the UK would anyone know. With the bigger tables and balls?
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    Introduction.

    Thanks for the membership folks. I live in England and just looking to get into English pool, and maybe join an over 60s league in my area. To be honest I wish American pool had taken off in England as it looks so much more fun, on the bigger table and balls. I'll have lots of questions for my...
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