It’s been all go at Crimble over the past two weeks, with lots of Lancashire age group games to prepare wickets and food for, as well as get the ground ready for the JW Lees Wood Cup final. While there are plenty of people who have put in a lot of graft, special mention and Click here for more ….
BY STEVE MCHUGH: ONE of the stalwart members of Heywood CC’s “backroom staff” believes that exciting times are ahead - if the club’s younger players “want it”. Keith Warren came to Crimble in 2005 after a long association with local cricket, firstly as a player in the now defunct North Western League for Blackley then Click here for more ….
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 ….
It’s easy to see why people want to spend their time down at Crimble. While strolling through Heywood and Bamford I stopped back at HCC to see what was going on. Lo and behold, two of the club’s greatest volunteers, Keith Caveney and Keith Warren, were hard at it. When I got down there, Keith Click here for more ….