Update from Frank

Adam Hope, a technology aware member of Lowerhouse, adjusting his Pitch Vision camera that live streams the matches during the Lowerhouse Cricket Club 1st XI v Norden Cricket Club 1st XI Lancashire League Senior Division One match at the Brooks Foundation Ground in Burnley on May 5th 2019 in Lancashire (Photo by Tom Jenkins)

Dear Player, Member or Supporter

On behalf of all involved with the club, I wish you all a successful 2021

Weekend 10th & 11th April 2021

This weekend our First Eleven host Blackpool at 1.00pm on Saturday 10th April and travel to Northern on Sunday 11th April also our Third Eleven host Ramsbottom on Sunday 11th April with our Fourth Eleven travelling to Crompton on the same day all 1.00pm starts

All 4 games are subject to restrictions there will be no bar, no tearoom and spectators are not allowed as such we ask that you comply with our requests and not make any plans to attend any of these 4 fixtures.

Weather permitting both the above home games will be streamed live via our website

Membership Fees

If you have not yet made payment of your 2021 subscriptions, then I would urge you to do so ASAP to assist the clubs cash flow

Payments can be made as follows:

Please either by using the on-line facility within the club shop: www.lowerhousecc.com/2020subs/

Alternatively, you can forward myself or Stan a payment (ideally a cheque not cash) address info within the member’s card or at nets or senior games.

EPOS:

Members who have paid prior to 31/3/2021 will have the appropriate credit applied to your current EPOS Card automatically.

Please note

Due to the initial restrictions that will be in place when the bar opens members discounts will not be available in Step 2 i.e.  12/4/2021 & 16/5/2021.

Similarly access to EPOS credits held on cards will be unavailable until we move into Step 3 i.e. not before 17th May 2021

The card themselves allow discounted bar prices and is available to all ‘paid members’ if you have been issued with a card previous and cannot locate there is a £5 fee for a new card you can order via the club shop or my emailing your info to frank@lowerhousecc.com

AGM & NY Draw

The AGM originally scheduled for 4/4/2021 has been cancelled with a date TBC later in the summer once current restrictions are lifted.

The NY Draw will take place on Sunday 2nd May 2021 when the First eleven entertain Darwen.

Please make every effort to sell and return your subs to Frank to Stan ASAP

Nets:

Practice for Seniors & Juniors recommenced from Monday 29th March 2021 in line with The ECB Roadmap for the return to Cricket in England contact Stan for more information.

All Stars & Dynamoes

Sign up’s are now live access via the clubs website.

All Stars Cricket is an initiative from the England and Wales Cricket Board aimed at providing children aged five to eight with a great first experience in cricket

Dynamos Cricket provides boys and girls from 8-11 years old with 8 weeks of non-stop fun. Each week there will be a focus on a different cricket skill to build their confidence and ability, before they take part in a 60-ball countdown cricket match

Weekend 17th & 18th April 2021

1st X1 v Greenmount Saturday 17th April (Friendly)

Norden Sunday 18th April (league) both 1pm starts

Tea Room open from 10.30am Bar from Noon both days

Fixture is subject to government and ECB Guidelines on social distancing etc.

Frank Entwistle – Secretary 07939624685 frank@lowerhousecc.com