Latest news from the Executive Committee January 2015

The scorebox progresses – the committee are now considering the size and type of aperture, shutters and door.

The matter of the contested fine is now closed – curiously, I have no details on the outcome.

The sponsored walk was very successful – with the total amount of sponsor money estimated at between £400 and £500. It was thought that as a first attempt it was very good, with a reasonable turnout on a cold day, and it is hoped that more younger and junior members turn out for the second incarnation.

The Christmas raffle raise well over £700 – and with a few logistical improvements this could be increased next year.

Mr Woolley is still looking at organising a golf day – more news when we have it.

The brothers Dyer have decided to stand down from the task of arranging coffee mornings. We are looking for volunteers to take on this role.

The next meeting of the Festival Committee will take place on the night of the AGM.

We are still looking for a volunteer to take on the role of Club Welfare Officer.

Whaley Bridge CC will entertain a touring side from Hawkesbury CC as a tribute to David Beeley. More details nearer the time.

Our Clubmark accreditation is up for renewal – watch this space.

Meanwhile – the League Management Committee have issued a strong rebuttal of the allegations of poaching to the League Cricket Conference. The league are currently suspended from this conference.