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R.I.P. Mike Gittins (Former HBCC President)

It is with great sadness that Hale Barns Cricket Club have learned of the death of Mike Gittins – our former President and Life Member – who passed away on Monday 6th January. Sadly, Mike had been suffering from severe dementia for several months and

HBCC’s Brooks Drive Ground In Peak Condition

From a mud bath to a cricketing paradise, Brooks Drive has come a long way. In previous years, abandoned fixtures were guaranteed after a bit of rain. Now, HBCC are confident that the quality of the wicket and outfield can rival most clubs across the regi

Brian Savage (1935 – 2019)

Brian, who passed away on 13th February 2019, was born in London, later living in East Grinstead. His childhood was marred by the death of his mother at the local cinema, when, during the Second World War, a bomb hit the cinema killing his mum instantly.

Join Hale Barns CC in 2019

It’s been a great two years for Hale Barns CC, who are now a Cheshire County Cricket club across all three senior teams. In 2017, the 1st XI earned promotion to the Cheshire County Cricket League Division 2, ending a 10-year absence, while the 2nd X

Thanks to HBCC’s Sponsors

Hale Barns CC would like to thank our main sponsors UK Fast, as well as Vimto and B&M, for their fantastic support which has contributed to such a successful period for the club. There have been promotions for the 1st and 2nd XI over the past couple

Hale Barns CC AGM & End of Season Review

The Hale Barns CC Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be held in the Brooks Drive Pavilion on Friday 30th November at 7.30pm prompt. Although the End of Season Awards were presented on 15th September, the Meeting will commence with reports on the 2018 Seaso

Hale Barns CC Senior Awards Night 2018

Hale Barns Cricket Club celebrated a terrific year with the Senior Awards Night 2018. The club followed up a memorable 2017 with another stunning season, with the 1st XI winning the Cheshire Shield and establishing themselves as a secure mid-table side in