1980: BGSOB Civic Trust Image

9th January 2020 Adam Hope 0

Anne Cochrane has sent in a recent addition to the Civic Trust Image Collection – quite a few Lowerhouse faces on this photo: Burnley Express 19 Feb. 1980: Burnley Grammar

Brian Moorhouse feature..

7th January 2020 Adam Hope 0

After this weeks post about Brian Moorhouse, Stan got in touch; Brian was a very tidy all rounder and I had the pleasure of playing second eleven cricket with him.

1969: PC Moorhouse…

5th January 2020 Adam Hope 0

The following has been sent in from Anne Cochrane who has been working with a The Civic Trust, getting a great image library together. A nice little post for those

Amateur All Time Batting Averages

23rd December 2019 Adam Hope 0

After our mammoth attempt at getting our Amateur Player Numbers last week, we have been able to put together our “Amateur All Time Batting Averages” Entry Criteria Over 25 innings

Sad News – Basil Butcher

18th December 2019 Adam Hope 0

Some sad news breaking in the cricketing world that unfortunately ex-Lowerhouse professional Basil Butcher has passed away. Basil was pro in 1962 scoring 1055 league runs, taking 20 wickets. We

Lowerhouse Amateur Player Numbers

17th December 2019 Adam Hope 0

After an idea from Joe Beneduce and Matt Hope we’ve painstakingly been through our archive of players who have ever played a Lancashire League game for Lowerhouse. Whilst doing this,

Lest we forget

9th November 2019 Adam Hope 0

By the end of the First World War, out of a Lowerhouse membership of around 400, 80 were in uniform, although we do not know all their names or what

Sad news – Michael Carson

7th November 2019 Adam Hope 0

In the last few weeks the cricket club has lost many loyal time served members. Adding to this is today’s news that patron Michael Carson has passed away aged 77.

Clubmark Accredited!

31st October 2019 Adam Hope 0

The club has been re-awarded its clubmark status for the next 3 years from the ECB. The club would like to put on record thanks to Joe Martin who put

1905: Athletics Festival

22nd October 2019 Adam Hope 0

We previously posted about the 1890 Athletics Festival. We have now got our hands on the programme from the 1905 Athletics Festival. As always, you can read more in the