Leigh Cricket Club is an archetypal village cricket club playing friendly matches against local villages, clubs and nomadic sides. The Club has two teams of all ages, one plays on a Saturday and the other on a Sunday, our season runs from April to September. There is a membership of over 60 playing and social members, and as well as the cricket, social events are organised throughout the year. Most matches are played at home on the beautiful ground with its pavilion. New members, both social and playing, are always welcome at this friendly club.
Contacts: Richard Slade on 01293 862563, or Jeremy Budd on 01293 862416.
May/ June 2017.
Fireworks for the Village
Every year the Leigh Cricket Club organises the Leigh Village Bonfire and Fireworks evening on the Recreation Ground. The bonfire and firework display are enjoyed by the Parish and visitors. The barbecue and bar, which serves mulled wine made to Barry's secret recipe, are an added attraction.
The evening is funded and organised by the Leigh
Cricket Club with donations from the members and village
organisations. Donations on the evening are also greatly
CLUB IN ACTION
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