Nov 212019

The Christmas season gets into action at Heywood Cricket Club this Sunday 24th November with the popular Christmas Fayre..

It’s free entry to the annual event from noon which gives members and guests the chance to browse the Christmas market stalls.

There will also be attractions for the kids, and food and drink will be available throughout the afternoon.

One of the most popular features will again be the Chocolate Tombola, and donations of chocolate of all types, shapes and sizes are very welcome and can be left at the club or with Catherine at Horrox Cross & Wilkinson in Heywood.

 November 21, 2019  No Responses »
Nov 182019

Olivia collects her award from LancashireHeywood’s rising star Olivia Thomas had two reasons to celebrate last week. A week that started with news of her inclusion in the England Women’s Training Squad ended with Olivia collecting the prestigious Cedric Rhodes trophy at the Lancashire Age Group presentation evening, effectively the young female player of the year award for Lancashire. The Click here for more ….

 November 18, 2019  1 Response »
Nov 072019

Amar with Cricket Chairman Roger SmethurstHeywood Cricket Club are delighted to have secured the services of Amar Ullah for the 2020 season. A left arm spin bowler and capable batsman, Amar has played last 2 season for St Anne’s in Northern Premier. Last season he finished with 350 runs and 55 wkts – finishing as the 4th best performing bowler in the Click here for more ….

 November 7, 2019  1 Response »
Oct 292019

HEYWOOD Cricket Club’s popular Ploughman’s Lunch will be held this year on Remembrance Sunday, November 10 (12.30pm). The annual event is expected to bring a sizeable gathering on an emotional day to the Crimble pavilion, and tickets are now on sale from Eleanor Law (01706-643429). They can also be obtained from the offices of Horrox, Click here for more ….

 October 29, 2019  No Responses »
Oct 292019

Whilst the cricket may have finished for another season there is still plenty happening at the club in the lead up to the Christmas period. 2nd November – Bonfire Night: The annual bonfire and fireworks set to music is back and will be better than ever, gates open from 5.30pm and it’s £3 adults and Click here for more ….

 October 29, 2019  No Responses »
Oct 232019

HEYWOOD may have endured a disappointing 2019 season but two of their players are to be awarded accolades on Friday (October 25). Bobby Cross and Jack Morley have won the batting and bowling prizes respectively in Division 1A of the Greater Manchester League and their prizes will be handed over at the Presentation Dinner at Click here for more ….

 October 23, 2019  1 Response »
Oct 152019

SimonJackHeywood bowlers Simon Dawson and Jack Morley have moved into the top twenty in the club’s all time leading amateur wicket takers following a successful summer for the duo. Dawson, who has established himself with the new ball has moved up to 17th in the list with 176 wickets to his name whilst Morley has Click here for more ….

 October 15, 2019  No Responses »
Sep 272019

CRIMBLE will be a hive of activity for the Club’s eagerly anticipated Presentation Evening on Saturday, October 12 (7pm). The awards will range from: + The Lancashire All Stars cricket section, featuring five to eight-year-olds. + The junior teams comprising the Under-9s, Under-11s, Under-13s, Under-14s and Under-18s. + The senior sides made up of the Click here for more ….

 September 27, 2019  No Responses »
Sep 172019

HEYWOOD chairman John Rhodes has issued a rallying call for the future following the Club slipping into the third tier of the Greater Manchester League. Two seasons ago, Heywood were among the elite in the Premier League. Now they face up to life in the newly-created Championship. Another new set-up, the Premier Division 2, will Click here for more ….

 September 17, 2019  No Responses »
Sep 112019

HEYWOOD’S senior side will have a stand-in professional on display for their crucial final match of the season at Glodwick on Saturday (noon). With Faisal Iqbal having returned home to Pakistan, the Club have moved swiftly to secure the services of Rumesh Buddika, a 28-year-old Sri Lankan left-handed batsman who bowls off-spin. He has been Click here for more ….

 September 11, 2019  No Responses »
Sep 102019

REPORT BY ROGER SMETHURST: After what could only be described as a disastrous Saturday for Heywood, a youthful 3rd team under Joey O’Neill’s stewardship went to Brooksbottom the following day trying to get something out of the weekend for the Club. Bowling first, the thirds put in a controlled performance in the field with economical opening Click here for more ….

 September 10, 2019  No Responses »