From Barnards Green Cricket Club.
MEMBERS – PLEASE READ..
The content of this website is intended as an historical record of Barnards Green Cricket Club, important parts of which are the various photographs which may be taken from time to time and displayed on the site or in the clubhouse.
IF ANY MEMBER OF THE CLUB DOES NOT WISH PHOTOGRAPHS OF THEMSELVES OR THEIR SONS/DAUGHTERS TO BE PUBLISHED, THEN THEY SHOULD CONFIRM THIS IN WRITING TO ANY TEAM CAPTAIN OR TO THE COLTS MANAGER.
Congratulations, and many thanks, to Andy Lamb who was appointed to the position of cricket section Chairman,
taking over from Robin Longmore. Changes to the captaincy positions for the forthcoming season can be found
on the team contact page. Additionally, the club voted to appoint a Vice Chairman to assist Andy, with particular
emphasis on funding and fund-raising and we welcome Andy Wheeler to this role.
Senior Nets will commence on Sunday 29th February - 8.00pm, at Hanley Castle again.
If anyone who was not at the AGM would like further details of any of the items discussed and decided upon then
"Happy Birthday To You, Happy Birthday To You, Happy Birthday Dear Daisy.. Happy Birthday to You".
Bus pass time old boy. Another 5 years and you'll be old enough to get a game for the 4ths.
See you Saturday for a pint or several.
Karaoke... " when I get older, losing my hair............" course we'll still need you as long as you sharpen the blades
on that mower.
There's a lot more information appearing on the BLOG site now, most of it posted
by members themselves and this is proving a useful means of keeping everyone informed.
The easiest way to find the BLOG site is via the "members only" section of barnardsgreen.com
so if you need to be reminded of your login and password details then you will need to email us.
Thanks to those who took time out to attend the recent meeting or register their apologies.
We are seeking managers for the under 12's and under 10's, so if you can help, please contact Robin asap.
Wednesday nights will once again be practice night for the under 13's and below and this year
under 14's, 15's and 16's will practice on a Tuesday night. Your support on a Wednesday night would be much appreciated.
Please remember that the section AGM is on Sunday 29th October 2006 at 7.15pm. All the usual
captaincy positions will require filling, so please give consideration to who you would like to see
in these important positions. We will also be looking for a new Chairman of the cricket section
for the 2007 season as Robin has decided to step down to concentrate on organising the colts section.
If you are
interested in taking up the reins, please find yourself a Proposer and Seconder
for the meeting.
for your Diary...
For a variety of reasons, this years dinner will not now take place until sometime in March/April, we will however
be having a 'do' at the club on the first Saturday in December. It will be a semi formal occasion in as much as
we will be putting on a buffet and disco and there will be a small cost implication which has yet to be fixed.
Please put this date in your diary now and make every effort to attend and bring along a friend or two.
be a good social occasion and will be a way of supporting the club through the
long winter months.
Did you know..
If you enter "Barnards Green" into Google then we are top!
Now, if you are not computer literate then this means nothing at all to you but
it means a lot to The Green.
Second XI Captain's review of the season is available on the website.
Other's ( hopefully ), to follow shortly.
Please don't forget.
NEXT WEEKEND, 14th / 15th October,
shooting working party
at Newland. There will be plenty to do so an early start please.
Coaching Courses. There are four places left on the coaching course being run at Pershore in January.
Before going on the course
you would need to attend:-
First aid session – Wed 22nd & Thursday 23rd November at the council houses again.
Child protection session – Mon 22nd Jan 2007 at Malvern District Council House.
Both courses are 6-9pm.
Anyone wishing to do the course should let Robin know asap in order for him to confirm exacts dates
and make the reservations. It is anticipated that the dates will be around the 14th and 21st January 2007.
COLTS' AGM - Sunday 15th October - 7.15pm
Can everyone involved with the running of our very successful Colts Section please note the above
date and make every effort to attend. In particular we would like to welcome any parents or new faces
who feel that they would like to be involved in either the coaching, or organisational aspect of
running the Colts section or indeed anyone who is just interested in our juniors and would like
to help in some way. As usual we will be
looking to appoint coaches and assistants for the various
junior sides and if you feel that you can help then please come along.
The Green now has a "Blog" page to keep everyone happy through the wet winter
months. You can only find the link to it in the Members Area so make sure that
you have your password.
Important Information for all Cricket Section Members - League Dinner.
The League dinner will take place again this year at The Ramada Hotel in Bewdley on
the 20th October. We would like to occupy a number of tables again this year and in
order that we can make arrangements and bookings etc we need to have numbers
by the 30th September at the absolute latest. Assuming that we get sufficient interest
then travel will be arranged and the estimated all-in cost should work out at about £32
again. If you would like to go to the dinner then please let Steve Freeman know by phone
or by email by the 30th September.
Working Party for Northend Lane ..........30th September and 1st October.
Working Party for Newland ..........15th October 9.30 am onwards.
Cricket Section AGM. ..........29th October 7.00 pm prompt.
Provisional Club Dinner date ...........10th November. Note, this is not yet confirmed.
19/9/2006. Travel update ..... Sam Spencer, is
safely tucked up in Adelaide with Robbie McCard.
First there was Sam who is currently somewhere in Oz, ( news and pictures awaited please Sam ),
now there are Jamie and Sophie who set off on a year-long trip taking them to ... well, lots of different
places. Some exotic, some erotic. We will be able to follow their adventures on Jamie's website
where he promises to post regular updates and photos. The link to his "eggboys.net" site can
be found in the left-hand panel.