Indoor Nets Update

As promised, the final details for how we’re going to run winter nets this year: 1)       Pre-booked places: Each week, the 24 players that have pre-booked a place have first choice on whether they can attend. They need to confirm their place by

Devon Tour 2010 – Some ‘Understandings’

The tour organisers (Tour Boss Throb and his side-kick Pav) have felt that it might be a good idea for all of us, and especially new tourists, to write down some of the understandings that we take for granted on tour. We’ve included quite a lot of o

Sponsorship required..

The cricket balls alone this season will cost £750 and the club needs to raise the money. Will members consider either themselves, or their company/organisation or a friend sponsoring one of the 22 league home matches at the cost of £50? Their name as a

2nd XI in secret training shock

We have managed to get hold of these exclusive photos of the Hale Barns 2nd Xl in full pre-season training : In an attempt to win the Mellor Braggins league next season we understand the 2nd XI, lead by their enigmatic leader Robert Hutton, have been unde

Letter from Liam

To all Devon tourists.. Robin received this letter from Liam Aspden, who says that he feels it is time to hang up his boots as a tourist, and think you might all appreciate a sight of it.   Dear Robin,  I’m writing to say that I’d bette

Aussies at Brooks Drive

On Sunday June 18 HBCC welcomed a touring party from Ivanhoe Grammar School, Melbourne, Australia.  Ivanhoe were spending three weeks touring the UK starting in Scotland and ending in London.  They had a three day stop in the area playing two games agai