Third XI: Ed blasts whirlwind 50

Ed Wright blasted a superb 31-ball half-century to help the Thirds produce their best league performance of the year so far. The tall right-hander, pictured above, came to the crease with less than ten overs to go and the Park struggling to post a competitive score in their home game against Wheathampstead IIs. He clattered three…

Grant for new covers awarded

The club has been awarded a £1,000 grant to help in the purchase of new covers. They have been ordered and should arrive next week. They’re much lighter and easier to move than the existing rather worn-out tarpaulin covers, pictured above. Chairman Chris Johnson said: ‘They will be an invaluable asset to the club, making…

McCrow’s men shine but Firsts crumble

Sam McCrow claimed five wickets as the Seconds, pictured above, stole the show on a mixed Saturday for the Park which saw the Firsts crash to a disappointing defeat. The skipper, backed by young spinner Jack Orchard who took two wickets, led from the front taking 5-39 as Northwood were bundled out for 166. The Seconds…