Monthly Archive: June 2020

4th July – Independence Day Reopening

Everyone associated with Lowerhouse CC is clearly excited about the prospect of the re-opening of the bar on Saturday next. We hope that the EBC & The Government will provide us with more exciting news about...

June Lowerhouse Draw

The winners of the June Lowerhouse Draw are; 1st – £100 – Edward Barnett 2nd – £80 – Helen Green 3rd – £70 – Paul Brett 4th – £50 – Sue Walker Thank you for your...

Athletics Festivals: The run-up

Read up on Part 1 here. The second in our occasional series on Cricket Club Athletics Festivals, this sets the scene for what became a real social event for the working classes of Northern Industrial towns...

Athletic Days at Lowerhouse – an Overview

This is the first in an occasional series by Anne Cochrane telling the story of the Victorian phenomenon of Athletics Festivals which were crucial in keeping Lowerhouse and most other local cricket clubs afloat from the...

Joey and Firefighters Yorkshire 3 Peak Challenge

Joey, Mike and Phil here, we’re 3 ‘on-call’ firefighters in Lancashire Fire & Rescue Service who in the wake of COVID-19 have kindly stepped forward for a ‘gigantic’ effort to raise money for ‘A Child of...

Junior Cricket

The Lancashire Junior Cricket League are asking clubs to be prepared to start fixtures quickly should the opportunity arise. Accordingly we need to establish our junior player strength in view of the COVID-19 interruption. We had...