Stans Chairman’s Column 

Junior coaching

The coaches meeting at the club on Tuesday December 13th. has been postponed due to a heating failure and will be rescheduled in the New Year

Lancashire League 125th anniversary Dinner

We are taking names for this prestigious event to be held at the Dunkenhalgh on March 31st. 7pm for 7.30. Guest speaker will be Geoff Miller who is the best speaker I have ever seen. Geoff appears with a friend of the club, comedian Jed Stone. Anyone wishing to attend this event should contact Stan 07941439741 or Tickets are £30 each

Junior coaching programme

The club will be running cricket coaching for the newest players and newcomers at Christmas. The sessions will be at Shuttleworth College on Tuesday January 3rd and Wednesday 4th, 10am to 2pm. Invitations have gone out but anyone wishing to attend can contact me on 07941439741.

In schools coaching

Also funded by the Harry Brooks Foundation- The club has begun in – schools, coaching at the following schools

Holy Trinity, Wellfield, St. Josephs, St. Augustines, Christ the King, Ightenhill, St. Mary Mags, Whittlefield, Lowerhouse, Cliviger

Paddy Martin is the lead coach and thanks to Paddy and Helen of the Schools Sports Partnership for their considerable help.

1970 ‘A’ team (earlier item)

An omission from the squad – and apologies to him – John Wilkinson. Thanks to Bob Spencer for the correction