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RiP Richard Welch

13 Nov

We regret to inform members that Richard Welch of the Golfing Society died recently. A Memorial Service for Richard will be held on Tuesday 27th November at 2.00pm at St Mary’s Church,  Stoke Road, Stoke D’Abernon, Surrey KT11 3PX Please bear in mind that the parking at the Church is very limited. The family will have attended a private cremation that …

THE FORTY CLUB TROPHY 2018

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 …

The Tour to SOUTH AFRICA

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 …

XL vs MCC

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, …