14 Sep

The Club is delighted to announce that the winner of the 2018 Forty Club Trophy (The Henry Grierson Cup) is Wellsway School in Keynsham, Bristol. We look forward to presenting the Cup to their representatives at our Annual Dinner in the Long Room at Lords on the 16th November.

The Inter District Tournament Final: NW district vs EC district

06 Sep

Weather conditions were breezy, cool but with some sunny intervals (when it became much warmer). The Lutterworth ground was excellent, with impressive facilities. Hospitality from the Lutterworth CC team was superb. Toss: won by EC who elected to bat. Umpires: Barry Aitken and Phil Haines.   Scorers: Greg Spray and Nick Chamberlain EC 219/7 off 45 …


28 Aug

The Itinerary has just been published. Friday, 23rd: Arrive Cape Town airport. Transfer to City Lodge V&A Hote.l Saturday, 24th: Match 1 vs Groot Drakenstein Games Club at Franschhoek. Sunday 25th: Match 2 vs Black Batts at The Oval Newlands (better known as The Vineyard). Monday, 26th: Free day. Tuesday 27th: Match 3 vs Western Province CC Chairman’s …


27 Aug

Sadly Derek Candy and his side of senior cricketers – with just one exception – lost to a much younger and fitter MCC side by 137 runs at Fareham CC.  MCC batted first and declared at 247 for 5, with one batsman making a century. Our 84 year old bowler Les Loader took 2 wickets, …

Results of the area Inter District Tournament Finals

23 Aug

Yesterday August 22nd Eastern Counties played Surrey/West Sussex at Waltham Cross, Rosedale CC, and came away the winners.  Batting first they put on 93 for the first wicket with skipper Niger Gadsby making 47 and then with Bob Milne anchoring the innings with a fine 99 not out, struggled on a difficult wicket to eventually …