Now the ground has been put to bed it is time to make a start on the pavilion. A few, a precious few, turned up on Saturday to start the work, and agreed to meet again next Saturday to continue. The first task planned is to repair, prepare and paint the balustrade, and seal the rear c
At the autumn meeting of the Kent League Umpires Panel club President Terry Lister was presented with a long service award by the ECB. Terry umpired his first game in 1967 and has been on the Kent League Panel for 15 years.
On September 10th the club took on a team representing the President and Vice Presidents. Vice President Trevor Richards was the non-playing captain and selected a team almost exclusively of Westwell residents. Because of the threat of rain tea was postponed until the end of the match
Saturday started cloudy and damp, just for once the forecast being spot on. However, the weather rapidly improved, and the team duly arrived for a 1 o’clock start. Batting first, Little Chart seemed to make steady progress, with opener “H” eventually falling only fou
Received by email today: Dear Mr. Taylor I am currently working on Volume IV of From Commons To Lord’s. A Chronology of Cricket 1700-1799. I thought you might be interested to see a reference (below) to cricket at Little Chart in 1790, which comes from the Kentish Gazette of May
Little Chart welcomed old friends Borden to the Forstall again today. Borden produced a youthful team, with a leavening of more senior players, and, winning the toss, put us in to bat. The openers having done their job, Will Stevens went on past 50 to top 70, while his father misunder
After a two year gap, Little Chart Cricket Club resurrected its tour on the Suffolk/Essex border this year. It was touch and go up until the last minute, with the original list of twelve players dropping to eight in the end, with the addition of long term supporters Gerald Jeans and A