William James Hewson MBE 11th April 1921 – 19th April 2019

05 May

We regret to inform our members that Bill Hewson passed away on the 19th April, aged 98 years. Details of his funeral service and a reception afterwards can be found at

Correction to MM Email Address

22 Apr

An email address in the XL Fixtures Book is incorrect. The correct email address for the West district MM for the 24th June Kingswood School fixture is


24 Feb

Arrangements are now well underway for this year’s Tournament which will take place at Neston Cricket Club, Station Road, Parkgate, Neston CH64 6QJ between Sun 21st and Fri 26th July. The website address is :   The programme of Tournament games will be as follows :Mon 22nd July : 11:00am and 11:30am : 2 x 45 over matchesTue …


24 Feb

The Club regrets to announce the death last week of XL member Hugh Thomas; once a master in charge of cricket, and a player and then an XL umpire. Failing eyesight forced him to hang up his umpire’s coat in 2012. We send our condolences to his family.

XL Golfing Society Spring Meeting

09 Feb

The XLGS SPRING MEETING  will be held at the BERKSHIRE GOLF CLUB on THURSDAY 4th April 2019 Red Course:  Stableford Foursomes for the BUSBY AND TIMMS BOWLS Blue Course:  Stableford Foursomes for the GARDINER GOBLETS Overall Winners over both courses LONGMAN QUARTS Entries are invited from members of the Forty Club Golfing Society for the …