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The 2018 Bails’ Bash

The 2018 Bails’ Bash

The 2018 Bails Bash took place on Saturday, September 8 and was, arguably, the most successful to date – poignant indeed, given that Simon [Bailey] was laid to rest recently and his ashes adorn the Kensham Park outfield. Click HERE to view more pictures from the 2018 Bails’ Bash With numbers limited this year, the… Continue Reading

Membership updates

New forms to comply with GDPR have just been updated/added to the site. They can be found here: Updated membership form New Colts’ membership form Both are PDF files which may open a new tab or window to view. Continue Reading

Statement by the Devon Cricket League to member clubs

Statement by the Devon Cricket League to member clubs

Here is an important email from the DCL The use of Social Media – Statement of the Devon Cricket League Over recent weeks’ members of the League’s management team have been aware, or made aware, of some comments made on different social media platforms.  These remarks have either been disparaging about other member clubs, or members… 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