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The Cricket Club

LONG MARSTON CRICKET CLUB

Long Marston fields two senior sides in the Wetherby Cricket League, with fixtures played primarily on a Saturday and an U-11 side which plays on a Monday evening.

During the main season the club also takes part in a few Cup Competitions with matches,  typically played on a Sunday or Tuesday evening. In the close season the club fields a side in the Indoor Cricket League played at the Lordswood Cricket School in Tadcaster and nets, February to April, at a local school.

Long Marston has one of the best maintained squares in the Wetherby League with an artificial wicket alongside and a large field of play in a pleasant rural village setting. Tea and changing facilities in the Village Hall are the equal of any in the league.

In July 2008 the club hosted the only Old England match in Yorkshire that year when a Marston Invitation side achieved a draw against John Lever's XI. On the only sunny day of the month the club received many plaudits from spectators and cricketers alike for the event arrangements, the ground facilities and our glorious weather!


For details of the Club,s position in the Wetherby Cricket League please check the WCL website: http://www.wetherbycricketleague.co.uk/.
As many of the clubs in the area LMCC is seeking new players of all abilities - 1st and 2nd X1 standard or just starting out in the U11 age group - to help take the club forward again.We are also looking for Trainee Scorers to cover for out 1st X1 Scorer,who has served the club for over 50 years - We will provide the necessary training.

Points of contact for the club are as follows:

Chairman - Peter Acaster 07711 271430
Deputy Chairman - Allan Sawyer 01904 797871

Secretary - Andy Acaster 07944 047881

Treasurer - Ian Roberts 01904 738750 (07748 770281)

1st XI Captain - Ed Rawling 01937 844355 (07796 691433)

1st XI Vice Captain - Simon Lewis 07961 322613

2nd XI Captain - Andy Reilly 01904 415508 (07872 131098)

2nd XI Vice Captain - Liam Holmes 07595 478602

U-11 Coach - Liam Holmes (07595 478602)
E-Mail - longmarston@hotmail.co.uk
For more information about the Club and it,s Officials CLICK on the link : http://www.pitchero.com/clubs/longmarston/.

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