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Junior batting one-to-one coaching sessions, dates announced.

The dates for one-to-one batting coaching at the all-singing-and-dancing new BCC outdoor nets have been announced. The first session will be held on Monday, April 25 from 6.30pm. Each one of the sessions has room for two juniors with the first being coached from 6.15pm to 6.45pm and the second session from 6.55pm to 7.25pm… Continue Reading

Mark Perrott ‘He’s one of our own’………

Mark Perrott ‘He’s one of our own’………

Second eleven player Mark Perrott (more fondly known in club circles as ‘Budgie’) has once again been showing his prowess on the rink! Budgie was part of a trio of Madeira bowlers who were runners-up in the manor Hotel, Exmouth Triples competition. Budgie is making quite a name for himself on the green, he’s a… Continue Reading

Friday Nights set to be SPECIAL ONES at the Kensham Club

Friday Nights set to be SPECIAL ONES at the Kensham Club

Friday nights are set to be SPECIAL NIGHTS at the Kensham Club! That’s because once the Friday Night Coaching Clinics begin we will see the Kensham Club opened with a kitchen running too! Yes, for some time we have tried to make this work and it seems that in 2016 it is finally coming to… Continue Reading

Home comforts in Devon Senior Cup draw

We have been granted some home comforts in terms of the 2016 Devon Senior Cup, though the fixture secretary is now faced with one or two headaches with regard to fixture clashes! In terms of the draw we are at home to fellow A Division side Tavistock on Sunday May 29 and the winners of… Continue Reading

Reality TV star makes Kensham Club appearance

Reality TV star makes Kensham Club appearance

Reality TV star Kyle Christie (of Geordie Shore fame) made an appearance at the Kensham Club on Friday night. Numbers attending were disappointing, but those present all got time with the TV star and enjoyed it very much. The club’s Steve Birley (his son Will set up the whole event), said: “I guess I should… Continue Reading

Net sessions kick off with good turnout

Net sessions kick off with good turnout

A dozen players were on parade for the first of the pre-season nets at the Devon Cricket Centre, Exeter University on Wednesday, March 2. 1st XI skipper Tim Piper was present as was Dan Hardy together with Will Greig, Paul Nott, Will Squire and Lawrence Greenway from last season’s 1st XI squad. Bryn Jones, Will… Continue Reading

Change to pre-season fixture list

The 1st XI pre-season visit on Saturday, April 23 to the County Ground to meet Exeter has been cancelled. This is because 1st XI skipper Tim Piper and five other senior club players have been invited to play in a Tom Allin XI for a memorial/charity match on the same day. We are now looking… Continue Reading

The Bradninch ‘Umpiring Mafia’ make a hit

The Bradninch ‘Umpiring Mafia’ make a hit

Five members of the cricket club have been hard at it on the final Saturday of the month, studying for Umpire tickets! The five, Natalie Hunt, Vinnie Clark, Liam Reed, James Coles and Bill Leathes, are on a two-day weekend course to qualify as umpired with the plan being that all five will be able… Continue Reading