Established 1891

Saturday Scoring

Please note that for this Saturday only, the live 1st XI match feed from our scorebox will revert to Total Cricket Scorer available via the following link :- Normal Play-Cricket Scorer service will be resumed from Saturday, 21st July. Continue Reading

Simon Bailey – Remembering ‘Bails’

Updated: 1st July 21:10 A very special event takes place at Bradninch Cricket Club on Sunday, July 15, when the ashes of the late (and great) Simon Bailey will be laid to rest on the Kensham ground outfield. The event is being led by Rob ‘Hooch’ Gitsham who says: “As per Simon’s wishes at his… Continue Reading

New Live Scores

New Live Scores

We have moved our scoring from Total Cricket Scorer (TCS) to Play Cricket Scorer and there is a new link below which will take you straight to the Play Cricket Bradninch CC page displaying our 1st XI ‘Live Scores’ each Saturday. To catch up with all the results, the same link provides a Menu to… Continue Reading

Remembering Simon

Remembering Simon

Simon ‘Bails’ Bailey was born in 1961 to a strong Yorkshire cricketing family, with his Father, Herbert and both Grandfathers all respected and accomplished cricketers. Herbert and his brothers, Jack and Sydney were named after the famous England cricket legends Sutcliffe, Hobbs and Barnes. It is therefore no surprise that Simon took up and excelled… Continue Reading

Pre-Season update

We have polled all members for availability and whereas we have a strong 1st XI visiting Exmouth on Saturday, 28th April, fielding two sides on that day has proven difficult due to football and work commitments. We have therefore had to cancel the Saturday, 28th April home 2nd XI fixture, sending our apologies to Exwick.… Continue Reading

Bails remembered

Following the wonderful and truly fitting funeral for our recently departed – but none the less still so dearly and fondly remembered – club mate Simon ‘Bails’ Bailey – we have received the following e-mail from another member of the wider ‘cricketing family’. We publish it now as it is so, so fitting: ‘Hi –… Continue Reading

Simon ‘Bails’ Bailey – RIP

We have been asked by Simon’s mother – via our own Paul Nott – to post the following: “Mrs Bailey has asked if we can put a message out that please could it be family flowers only for a Simon’s funeral. However if anyone wishes to leave a donation it will be all going to… Continue Reading

Bails’ funeral

The funeral of our very dear friend Simon ‘Bails’ Bailey will be held at 11.40am on Friday, April 13, at Brayton in North Yorkshire. Continue Reading