Landlord of the Three Pigeons, Paul Hughes, presented Club Chairman, Andy Griffiths with a set of sponsored stumps recently. Paul, who also regularly welcomes committee members to the pub for twice-monthly meetings would be pleased to see other club members in the pub too!
This is the first of a series of short articles about long-serving Cae Glas members and their history. It seemed appropriate to start with Kent man, Andy Kemp who’s been living in the Oswestry area since the late seventies. This year also marks 50 years of playing cricket at a senior level. It was his […]
Last year was the first time that we’d participated in the NatWest Cricket Force initiative. It’s a national event aimed at mobilising players, club officials and community volunteers alike to pick up their paint brushes and get out the roller prior to the commencement of each season. Last year’s focus was on doing up […]
It’s been a long wait……but finally, the replacement cricket shirts we’ve been waiting for have now arrived. Club member, Andrew Carter, kindly arranged a sponsorship deal for the club some two years ago. His family company, Mist-Air Europe, based just outside Oswestry, provides dust and odour suppression systems to industry. The shirts are short-sleeved, trimmed […]
Players past and present recalled days gone by as Cae Glas cricketrs hosted the Saxons – a select Evening League XI , to mark our 60th anniversary on Thursday 10th July. The thrilling game at Gatacre, which we lost by just 6 runs, was watched by a number of veterans who played in the […]
It wasn’t the warmest of days, but our annual President’s Day gave the warmest of welcomes to spectators and players alike. Batting first, the Club side made an excellent start with two half centuries (51 and 53 respectively) being posted by openers Simon Wood and Aidan Martyn. Both retired not out, making way for Nathan […]
Cae Glas 1st XI captain Keith Yapp has earned himself a place in the record books after becoming the first player in the county to play at every cricket ground in the Shropshire league – an incredible total of 137 pitches, of which 114 are in Shropshire. He earned the record at Wheaton Aston on […]