ANOTHER popular function is approaching at Heywood Cricket Club in the countdown to Christmas. A Ploughman’s Lunch, which enables members and guests to get together in cricket’s close season, is taking place at Crimble on Sunday, November 12, at 12.30pm. Price per head is £7 with proceeds going to Club funds. Tickets can be ordered Click here for more ….
HEYWOOD’S success in the 2017 season was reflected in awards to three of their players at the Greater Manchester Cricket League awards evening at Old Trafford. Heywood finished second in Division One to regain their Premier League status next year, and for Bobby Cross, Danny Pawson and Chris Kaye it was also a personal year Click here for more ….
BONFIRE night is just around the corner. And Heywood Cricket Club will again be staging their popular spectacle to celebrate the occasion. The annual Bonfire and Fireworks Display at Crimble will be on Saturday, November 4, when the gates and bar open at the ground from 6pm. The supervised display has become one of Click here for more ….
ONE of the social highlights of the year at Crimble comes on Saturday, October 7, with the annual Presentation Night (6.30pm). It features awards in both the junior and seniors sections, plus revealing who has been chosen as the Clubperson-of-the-Year. The event starts earlier than normal, at 6.30pm, with awards to the youngsters who took part Click here for more ….
2017 has been another good year for Heywood youngster Olivia Thomas as she follows in the footsteps of several other female players at Heywood CC. At club level she has been playing for the Under 13 side and has ended the season averaging 79 with the bat having only been dismissed once in seven innings Click here for more ….
GREATER Manchester Cricket League awards night is at Old Trafford on Friday, October 20. And Heywood are asking that anyone interested in attending make their intentions known as soon as possible. Heywood finished second in Division One in the season recently ended to confirm their promotion back to the Premier League. Cricket Committee chairman Roger Click here for more ….
THREE Heywood players reached significant milestones during the 2017 season. The Club’s second term in the Greater Manchester Cricket League saw them successfully regain their Premier status, and they were only denied the chance to win the Division One championship when the last match of the season at home to Greenmount was washed out. But Click here for more ….
HEYWOOD have issued a defiant “we will carry on as normal message” after a serious break-in at Crimble resulted in more than £2,000 of damage – even though little cash was stolen. The wanton damage was caused before the police had time to get to the ground, but steps have been taken to make sure Click here for more ….
HEYWOOD stage another of their popular Cocktail Nights in the Crimble clubhouse on Saturday (September 9) when players and supporters get their chance to celebrate promotion back to the Greater Manchester Premier League – and hopefully the Division One championship. The senior side host leaders Greenmount earlier in the day in a fitting finale to Click here for more ….
HEYWOOD are back in the Greater Manchester Premier League. They overcame a scare at the start of their 93-run chase to eventually complete a routine seven-wicket victory at Stretford. Now they have their sights set on lifting the Division One championship when they entertain leaders Greenmount in a final game showdown at Crimble on Saturday Click here for more ….
HEYWOOD can clinch promotion back to the Greater Manchester Premier League with a victory at Stretford on Saturday. Four teams will make the step up to the top flight, and, with just two games of the season left, Heywood are 11 points clear of fifth-placed Flowery Field. Greenmount are top with 80 points, Heywood have Click here for more ….
HEYWOOD Cricket Club’s Under-15s side have an important date at Crimble tonight (5.15) (Thursday, August 31). They host Greenmount in the semi-final of the Greater Manchester League’s Under-15s Cup in their bid to make it a fine end to the season. And a further incentive is that the winners will be at home to Walshaw Click here for more ….
GUEST REPORT BY DAVID CROSS: HEYWOOD swept aside a disappointing Worsley team with an impressive 10-wicket victory at Crimble. Key players were Chris Kaye and Travis Townsend with five and four wickets respectively, then Andy Kerr followed up with an unbeaten half-century. Worsley won the toss and elected to bat. However, they were soon in Click here for more ….
Heywood are delighted to host part of the season finale to the Royal London One Day Cup this Sunday as Lancashire Women play Nottinghamshire Women at Crimble. Lancashire were recently crowned T20 Champions and currently sit third in the One Day table with two games to play, level on points with their opponents. Lancashire should Click here for more ….
PACEMAN Simon Dawson makes a welcome return to Heywood action on Saturday as the senior side are again hit by unavoidable unavailability. Bobby Cross and Jack Morley are missing for the home clash with Worsley in Division One of the Greater Manchester League. So Dawson’s comeback, after being absent for almost a month owing to Click here for more ….