Local MP Jim Dobbin was down at Crimble on Saturday to hand over the cheque for £50,000 for the new nets to the club. The grant comes from Sport England, and was gratefully received by vice chairman John Rhodes and first-team skipper Bobby Cross. (Full story and better picture than mine to come shortly) It Click here for more ….
The seven Heywood players and members who went to Friday’s Central Lancashire League dinner came away laden with awards and prizes. Bobby Cross won the Frank Worrell Trophy for the leading English amateur run scorer – he hit 924 runs at an average of 38.5 – claiming it for a record fifth time. We also Click here for more ….