Performance of the week: Bret Painter

So far this season, flitting between the Firsts and the Seconds, Bret Painter has been something of a talisman, only finishing on the losing side once. That’s something of an achievement in itself given the patchy start to the league campaign the club has had. On Saturday, Bret made his biggest contribution to date, steering the Seconds to…

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Second XI: Patient Painter steers Park home

The Seconds bounced back from last weekend’s disappointing loss with a dogged win against Hertford II. Seventeen dropped chances in their previous three games left skipper Guy Warman with clear points of improvement for his team going in to Saturday’s league match. Although not a perfect exhibition of fielding, it was a marked improvement, dismissing the opposition…

August 24: Music in the Park

Our music day at the Park was a huge success. Young rock ‘n’ rollers The Oldtones provided a terrific start and there were brilliant vocal performances from the talented Holli, Caroline and West End starlet Emily who mixed pop with Disney and magic from the musicals. The evening was wrapped up brilliantly by the wonderful Gav Skeggs…

Imperial Leathers clean up in dramatic win

Twin tyros Richard and James Leather powered the Firsts to a superb victory over high-flying Hertford on Saturday. Opening bat Richard smashed 136, his second league century of the season, to take his side to 243 all out. The visitors were cruising to victory before brother James blasted away the Hertford middle and lower order…