This Week’s Cricket

21 Aug

Four matches this week:  Monday and Tuesday we have the 150th Anniversary match at Barlaston CC, Stoke-on-Trent, being orchestrated by East Midlands. Then on Tuesday Kent and East Sussex play The British Tamil CC at Wickham Park CC. Finally on Wednesday there are the two Regional Finals of the Inter District Trophy; the northern area …

The XL Golfing Society 2019 Autumn Meeting

20 Aug

The XL Golfing Society Autumn Meeting will be held at the Berkshire Golf Club on Thursday 4th October 2018 Red Course: Stableford 4somes for the Hobbs & Sutcliffe Bowls Blue Course: Stableford 4somes for the Twining Candlebra Overall Winners over both courses: for the Stollery Salvers Guests may be invited and may compete for general …

RiP: Mrs June Bazalgette

02 Aug

We regret to have to report that Mrs June Bazalgette, wife of Hon Fellow Christopher Bazalgette, died very recently from a heart attack. No other information is available at this time, but our thoughts and prayers go out to Christopher at his tragic loss.


31 Jul

Dansk XL star Ole Christiansen was very clever in making this poster of [most of] the individuals who have been awarded the Gentleman’s Cup over the past 24 years plus additionally some of the playing ‘stars’. The Cup is awarded to someone of the previous tournament’s organising club who meets the criteria for the award …

The Quadrangular Tournament 2018

30 Jul

The Forty Club team failed to bring home any of the silver from this year’s QT.  They won 2 and lost one of the 45 over matches, and achieved similar results in the 20 over competition.  It has been quite a tough week in Koege Kricket Klub, Denmark, playing on a synthetic surface with a …