Memorial Playing Fields

  • Children's play area
  • Cycle track
  • Skate park
  • Sports field
  • Bowling green
  • Millennium Hall
  • Pavilion
  • Public toilets

The facility is owned and run by Marown Memorial Playing Fields Limited, which is a registered charity. There is a management committee, all of whose members are volunteers. Assisted by members of the Sports Clubs, all volunteers work together and give freely of their time to maintain the amenity to the high standard currently enjoyed by all. Financed on a day to day basis from fund raising and rental income, special projects have received generous support from charitable trusts, individual and corporate sponsors and Marown Parish Commissioners.

The Skate Park, Cycle Fun Track and Playground provide wonderful opportunities for free structured play for youngsters of all ages. The Millennium Hall, incorporating a large function room, modern kitchen and toilet facilities, is a marvellous community asset and is used by the Marown Playgroup and many other local organisations on a regular basis for a wide range of activities. It is available for private hire and is one of the best venues on the Island for children's parties.

For Millennium Hall reservations, please email or call Lorraine Quayle on 472767.

For any other enquiries about the facilities provided by Marown Memorial Playing Fields Ltd please contact Andrew Willoughby (Secretary) 473805 or Lorraine Quayle (Chairperson) 472767.

The Marown Memorial Playing Fields are also on Facebook.

Further information regarding Marown Memorial Playing Fields can be found on this website under "Also of Interest".

Marown Association Football Club

Marown FC
Secretary: Ms Helen Withers, 479979
Marown Juniors
Age 5 - 17 (boys & Girls)
Secretary: Ms Helen Withers, 479979
Training: Sunday 10AM all welcome (plus additional weekly sessions)

Facebook: Marown Juniors Football
Ground: Marown Memorial Playing Fields, Crosby

Marown & District Bowling Club

Marown Memorial Playing Fields, Crosby
Secretary PD Kelly 463933


Crosby Cricket Club

Junior Cricket
Junior Club Co-ordinator
Dave Picken
Tel: 01624 618472 - 07624 464440

Craig Hartmann
Tel: 01624 851085 - 07624 354700

Ground: Marown Memorial Playing Fields, Crosby

Mobile Library

Westmoreland Road Douglas IM1 1RL

Phone: 640650



Wednesdays fortnightly
Ballagarey Road, Glen Vine: 10.30 AM
Church Road, Crosby: 11.05 AM
Membership: £20 Adults, £5 Children
Includes Audio books, CD books and junior section.


Contact Sarah Brew 852723 or Panda Dooley 660234
Marown Church Hall
Mondays 6:30pm
A Club for the over 5's with Christian stories, games, songs and craft.

Western Swimming Pool

Western Swimming Pool

Derby Road
Isle of Man
01624 842525
  • Swimming lessons
  • Adults/Ladies Only Sessions
  • Childrens parties
  • Aqua Fit
  • Parent and child classes
  • Café serving light meals and snacks


Glenlough Farm Campsite, Glen Vine.
Telephone: 852057

Open April to October

Pubs & Restaurants

The Crosby Hotel, Main Road, Crosby
Tel: 851293








Other Places of Interest

See About Marown Parish

Annual 2017 - Click Here to View (PDF)

December 2017 - Click Here to View (PDF)


News/What's On

Marown Youth & Community Players - Treasure Island


14th - 17th Sep 2018

Click here for details

Marown School Christmas Fair


Friday 15th December

Click here for details

Carol Singing for charity


Marown school choir will once again be carol singing around the Ballagarey estate on the evening of Thursday 21st December, between 6.30pm and 7.30pm. 
The school have a licence this year to collect door-to-door for the Joey Dunlop Foundation, so please listen out for them - and please give generously!

Government Consultation – Improve the Planning System


Have your say on the current planning system

Click here for details

Marown Association Football Club - Mhelliah


Saturday 21st October @ 7:30pm

The Crosby Hotel

Please come along and join in the fun. Any donations would be more than welcome.

For more info please contact:

Cameron Avery -

Joey Rothwell -

Family Walking Treasure Hunt & BBQ


Sunday 2nd July 2017 @ 2pm

Click here for details

Wanted: Group Scout Leader


Click here for details

Family Bingo Night with Supper


Saturday 20th May 2017

Millenium Hall, Old Church Road, Crosby

Supporting Marown Memorial Playing Fields

Click here for details (PDF)

Recycling: Garden Waste Collection Service


Marown Commissioners are pleased to advise that the facility for the collection and recycling of garden waste will once again be available this year to the Ratepayers of Marown.

Kinrade’s will be situated in the Car Park at Marown Primary School between the hours of 9am and 11am on the following dates:

13th May, 27th May, 17th June, 1st July, 15th July, 29th July, 12th August and 19th August.

Identification may be asked for.


Public Meeting - Monday 3rd April 2017


Saturday 3rd April at 7pm 

Crosby Methodist Church Hall 



Hall Caine Pavilion, Old Church Road, CROSBY
01624 851630