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Cricket Club

Welford-on-Avon cricket club train and play matches on Synder Meadow.

Cricket Club Contacts :-

  • Guy Lane                   01789 750997                Chairman
  • Ben Satchwell            07796048878                 Saturday Captain
  • Jim Birch                                                           Wednesday Captain
  • Joe Wakelin                07789936511                Ground Co-ordinator
  • Wyn Owen                  07974147182                Social Secretary
  • Sir Chris Fox               01789 751488               Senior Vice President
  • John Rose                  01789 750940                President

Further information about the cricket club can be found at :

Information is also available on the cricket club Facebook page :

End of Season Update

Our season is sadly drawing to its close. The league XI after a purple patch of three consecutive wins v Henley, Rowington and Great Alne came to a halt, losing v Leamington then beating Earlswood, followed by a defeat by Stratford Bards by 5 wickets. Now we approach our last 3 matches – only one at home on the 22nd August v Claverdon. Please come along and show your support for the remaining fixtures.

The Wednesday Wizards – a thrilling last ball tie away at Snitterfield, followed by a defeat by Campden Foods and then another last ball win at Temple Grafton and then a weakened side lost over at Offenham on a cold murky evening. Just one game left – away to TNC at Offchurch on 12th August and then it’s over until 2016.

Congratulations to England on their superb performane at Trent Bridge.

John Rose

2015 Season Approaches

We have now woken from our winter slumbers, summer will soon be looming and Synder Meadow will be resonating with willow on leather! Our ever enthusiastic committee are now moving into gear and will be organising the following events –

Nets : At the new Meon Vale Leisure Centre. This will commence every Wednesday from 25th February at 7pm for ten weeks.

Interested? Not played before or want to make a comeback? Or just like to turn up? Please ring any of the committee for more information and get bowling and batting on a Wednesday evening at a great venue!

The season will of course start in May and all are welcome.

  • League matches – Saturdays @ 1.30pm
  • 20/20 Matches – Wednesdays @ 6.00pm (and afterwards back to Will at the Shakespeare)

Details of the Social Programme can be found on the Events page