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 …

A Three-Way Tournament 2018 in August at Margate CC.

20 Jul

Here is the programme for the weekend three-way Tournament in Margate next month. Friday 17th August: Forty Club v SGS Holland: 40 Overs per side match 1.00pm start Saturday 18th August: Margate CC v SGS Holland: 40 overs per side match 1.00pm start Sunday 19th August: T/20 Tournament between Forty Club, Margate CC and SGS …

RiP: David WJ Hillier

18 Jul

With sadness we report the passing of one of our members, David W J Hillier on Saturday, 7 July, peacefully in France. David was a former captain and opening bat for Gore Court CC 1st XI, and in addition to his membership of The Forty Club played for the Incogniti and MCC and was also …