Historical 2017 News Articles

Sunday 10 September Home Match against Team Webb

Please contact our Captain via phone or e-mail to let him know your availability for this game.

Team selected for Sunday's Game is: to be confirmed.

Details will appear here when finalised

Sunday 3rd September Home Match against Bayshill

Please contact our Captain via phone or e-mail to let him know your availability for this game.

Team selected for Sunday's Game is: to be confirmed.

Details will appear here when finalised

Sunday 27 August Away 6-a-side Tournament Match

Please contact our Captain via phone or e-mail to let him know your availability for this game.

Team selected for Sunday's Game is: to be confirmed.

Details will appear here when finalised

Sunday 20 August Away Match against Compton Bassett

Please contact our Captain via phone or e-mail to let him know your availability for this game.

Team selected for Sunday's Game is: to be confirmed.

Details will appear here when finalised

Sunday 13 August Home Match against Hillesley

Please contact our Captain via phone or e-mail to let him know your availability for this game.

Team selected for Sunday's Game is: Tom Clay, Al Kilfoil, Tim Basford, Andrew Jones, Christopher Hill, Jack Jones, Charles Carrington, Giles Tupper, Bradley Foard, Courtney Howell and Anthony Josey.

We haven't played at Hillesley before, so we don't really know how strong they are, but we believe them to play "in the right spirit", as, of course, do we. So it should be an enjoyable afternoon. We do need some dry weather! Indeed their ground is currently saturated, so the venue could yet be switched to a home fixture - so watch this space! The ground is on the left as you enter Hillesley from the Hawkesbury Upton direction GL12 7RF should get you close! See map here. The match starts at 2, so please aim to get there by 1.30 at the latest.

Sunday 06 August Home Match against North Nibley

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Team selected for Sunday's Game is: Robert Ward, Anthony Josey, Al Kilfoil, Andy Perham, Huw Williams, Tom Clay, Mark Runacres, Paul Runacres (welcome back!), Andrew Carrington, and Faizan Tayyab. We are still a player short... so if you fancy a game let us know asap...

As always, there is lots to do, in advance of any home game, so please try to get to the ground as soon as possible after 1pm for a prompt start at 2.30 (Rob, is kindly doing teas, so may, of course arrive a bit later than everyone else!)

Sunday 30 July Away Match against Avebury

Please contact our Captain via phone or e-mail to let him know your availability for this game.

Team selected for Sunday's Game is: Robert Ward (c), Christopher Hill, Andrew Jones, Bradley Foard, Mitchal Foard, Andy Perham, AL Kilfoil, Andrew Carrington, Julian Howgill, Tom Clay and Charles Carrington and Peter Cross as the 12th Man.

The postcode for the Avebury ground is SN8 1RD. Detailed directions here.

Sunday 23rd July Home Match against Spye Park

Please contact our Captain via phone or e-mail to let him know your availability for this game.

Team selected for Sunday's Game is: Robert Ward, Al Kilfoil, Andrew Jones, Ed Daly, Huw Williams, Graham Perkins, Brad Foard (Welcome back), Peter Cross, Charles Carrington and Andrew Carrington.

As usual there is loads to do at the ground to get it ready before the game, so please be there as soon as possible to help out, 12:30 if possible.

Saturday 15th July Home Match against VRA Amsterdam

Please contact our Captain via phone or e-mail to let him know your availability for this game.

Team selected for Sunday's Game is: Robert Ward (Captain), Anthony Josey, Huw Williams, James Hewitt, Mike Taylor, Hugo Hudson, David Jones, Mark Webb, Graham Perkins, Julian Howgill and Nick Bennet, with Peter Cross as 12th Man.

As usual, please arrive at least an hour or more before play is due to start, as a lot of preparations will be needed to get the ground ready. 2pm start, so aim to be at GCC well before 1pm please. Mike Taylor and Andrew Carrington are both catering for teas this week, as a large number of Dutch tourists need to be fed - so they may arrive a little later.

Tuesday 11th July Away Match against Peterborough Arms

Please contact our Captain via phone or e-mail to let him know your availability for this game.

Team selected for Tuesday's Game is: Robert Ward, Anthony Josey, Andrew Jones, Mike Taylor, Mark Runacres, Graham Perkins, Andy Leighton, Jack Jones, Ed Daly, Charles Carrington, Andrew Perham, Ranji Sangwan and Nick Bennett.

Most people have played at the Peterborough Arms before, but for any uncertain of directions, set your SatNav for SN15 4HH. If arriving from the Chippenham or Calne directions, you will approach Dauntsey via the B4069. Turn North towards Dauntsey, the cricket ground is behind a hedge almost immediately on the right, with parking in the next field, turning in just before a couple of houses on the right.

Sunday 9th July Away Match against Tintern

GCC Annual International Fixture

Please contact our Captain via phone or e-mail to let him know your availability for this game.

Team selected for Sunday's Game is: Robert Ward (C), Julian Howgill (WK), Andrew Jones, Chris Hill, Graham Perkins (WK), Ed Daly, Tom Clay, Giles Tupper, Matt Green, Chris Revell (welcome), Hussain Saeed (welcome) and 12th Man is Andrew Carrington.

It is a 2pm start, so please aim to get to the ground in plenty of time. Parking is by the village hall in Tintern (on the right of the A466 from Chepstow - after the turnings to The Abbey and The Anchor Inn) NP16 6TE should get you close on your SatNav. It will take about 45 minutes from Grittleton. We suggest that lifts should be shared as far as possible, so please make plans amongst yourselves. Traditionally we meet at The Neeld to share cars to away matches. If anyone wants to meet there at about 12.45 please reply to all via email so we know who's doing what!

Tuesday 4th July Home T20 Match against Neeld Arms

Please contact our Captain via phone or e-mail to let him know your availability for this game.

Team selected for Sunday's Game is: Robert Ward, Julian Howgill, Andrew Leighton, Andrew Jones, Mitchal Foard, David Jones, Charles Carrington, Mike Taylor, Andrew Perham, Mark Runacres, Jack Jones and Nick Bennet.

PLease be at the ground no later than 5:30pm as the match will start promptly at 6pm.

Sunday 2nd July Home Match against Sherston

Please contact our Captain via phone or e-mail to let him know your availability for this game.

Team selected for Sunday's Game is: Robert Ward, Tim Bashford, Christopher Hill, Andrew Giles, Andrew Jones, Andy Perham, Mike Taylor, Tom Clay, Mark Runacres, Anthony Josey, Al Kilfoil and 12th man Peter Cross.

Please be at the ground by 1pm at the latest to help prepare the pitch and pavillion.

Tuesday 27th June Away T20 Match against Keevil

Please contact our Captain via phone or e-mail to let him know your availability for this game.

Team selected for Sunday's Game is: Robert Ward, Peter Cross, Julian Howgill, Graham Perkins, Andy Perham, Mitchal Foard, David Jones, Jack Jones, Al Kilfoil and David Fitch-Peyton.

The game starts promptly at 6pm so please be there in plenty of time.

Tuesday 20th June Home T20 Match against Thrings

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Team selected for Sunday's Game is: to be confirmed.

Details will appear here when finalised

Sunday 25th June Home Match against Golden Fleece

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Team selected for Sunday's Game is: to be confirmed.

Details will appear here when finalised

Sunday 18th June Away Match against Seagry

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Team selected for Sunday's Game is: Robert Ward (Captain), Anthony Josey, Peter Cross, Andrew Jones, Steve Walton, Ed Daly, Graham Perkins (Wicket Keeper), David Jones, Tom Clay, welcome to Anand Shah and Giles Tupper.

For anyone who hasn't played at Seagry's picturesque tree-lined ground, it is opposite the village hall in Seagry SN15 5HD. Full directions and an aerial map can be found at here. The forecast looks great. Enjoy!

Wednesday 14th June Away T20 Match against Cherhill

Please contact our Captain via phone or e-mail to let him know your availability for this game.

Team selected for Sunday's Game is: to be confirmed.

Details will appear here when finalised

Sunday 11th June Tour Match against Stoke Fleming

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Team selected for Sunday's Game is: to be confirmed.

Details will appear here when finalised

Saturday 10th June Tour Match against East Prawle

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Team selected for Sunday's Game is: to be confirmed.

Details will appear here when finalised

Sunday 4th June Away Match against North Nibley

Please contact our Captain via phone or e-mail to let him know your availability for this game.

Team selected for Sunday's Game is: to be confirmed.

Details will appear here when finalised

Thursday 1st June Home T20 Match against Kington St. Michael 6.00pm start

Please contact our Captain via phone or e-mail to let him know your availability for this game.

Team selected for Sunday's Game is: to be confirmed.

Details will appear here when finalised

Sunday 28th May Home Match against Tintern

Please contact our Captain via phone or e-mail to let him know your availability for this game.

Team selected for Sunday's Game is: Graham Perkins (Cap), Anthony Josey (Teas), Mike Taylor, Richard Saull, Andy Perham, Andy Day, Flynn Day, Jim Hewitt, Christopher Hill, Jack Jones and Al Kilfoil.

Please be at the ground at 1pm to help prepare and setup.

Sunday 21st May Away Match against Nomads

Update: Match Cancelled due to a water logged pitch.

Please contact our Captain via phone or e-mail to let him know your availability for this game.

Team selected for Sunday's Game is: Robert Ward (Captain), Anthony Josey (Wicket Keeper 2), Al Kilfoil, Andrew Jones, David Jones, Tom , Charles Carrington, Julian (Wicker Keeper 1)?, Ed Daly, Mike Taylor, Giles Tupper and Andrew CArrington as 12th Man.

Mike requires a lift from Kington Langley or M4 Junc 17 - please contact him. This is the first time we have played Nomads away - they play at Wanborough - Address is Hoopers Field, Rotten Row, Wanborough SN4 0AN.

Sunday 14th May Home Match against Erlstoke & Coulstons

Please contact our Captain via phone or e-mail to let him know your availability for this game.

Team selected for Sunday's Game is: Rob Ward (Captain), Richard Saull, Graham Perkins (Wicket Keeper), David Jones, Alastair Kilfoil (Teas), Darren Isle, Giles Tupper, Andrew Jones, Christopher Hill, Mike Taylor and Peter Cross. With Anthony Josey as 12th man.

Please be at the ground at 1pm at the latest to aid ensuring the ground is ready for a prompt start at 2pm. Please note that in the unlikely event that rain stops play, you will be notified at the latest by 11am probably via e-mail or via txt message, so please watch out.

Sunday 7th May Away Match against Potterne

Please contact our Captain via phone or e-mail to let him know your availability for this game.

Team selected for Sunday's Game is: Robert Ward (Captain), Anthony Josey, Martyn Foard, Andy Perham, Graham Perkins (Wicket Keeper), David Jones, Charles Carrington, Alastair Kilfoil, Darren Isle, Tim Bashford, Julian Howgill (Wicket Keeper) and 12th Man. Andrew Carrington

The game starts at 2pm so please be there by 1:30pm at the latest.

Sunday 30th April Home Match against Bishops Cannings

Please contact our Captain via phone or e-mail to let him know your availability for this game.

Team selected for Sunday's Game is: Robert Ward (Cap), Richard Saull, Julian Howgill (wkt), Martyn Foard (wkt), Andrew Jones (Teas), David Jones, Andrew Leighton, Andy Perham, Courtney Howell, Ed Daly and Christopher Hill. With 12th Man being Tom Clay.

Please be at the ground for 1pm help prepare the pitch and set up. Please note that the game starts at 2:15pm.

Sunday 23rd April Home Match against Cricklade

Please contact our Captain via phone or e-mail to let him know your availability for this game.

Team selected for Sunday's Game is: So the team for Sunday is as follows: Robert Ward (Captain), Graham Perkins (Wicket Keeper), Martyn Foard (Teas), Tom Clay, Matt Green, Andrew Jones, Jim Hewitt, Mike Taylor (Welcome), Jullian Howgill (Welcome), Jack Jones (Welcome), Ed Daly (Welcome) with Richard Saull as 12th Man.

However, this does mean that there are plenty of people on standby, as well as a named 12th man - so should injury or lightning strike prior to the game, please let us know ASAP so we can find substitutes. There is a lot to do before a PROMPT start at 2pm - so please try to get to the ground to help from 12.30. (Martyn will, of course, be busy baking so may be later!) Let's make it a winning start to the season!