Rhydding announce major overseas signing for 2016

In news that will no doubt excite Ben Rhydding members and the wider cricketing community in Yorkshire in general, the club are today delighted to announce the signing of former Bermuda left arm spinner Dwayne Leverock as their overseas player for the forthcoming season. The news has been one of cricket's worst kept secrets having been leaked onto Leverock's Wikipedia page on Monday. Having been left high and dry by the news that last year's overseas Kervon Christmas was not to return this season only a week ago, the club feared the worst. That was until a contact of Kervon's caught wind of the news and expressed Leverock's interest in playing abroad. "It's something he'd never experienced,

Cricket Force - Your Club Needs You!

The BRCC Cricket Force day has been announced, and all members are asked to give an hour or two of their time to prepare Coutances Way for the season ahead on Saturday April 2 from 9AM. From clearing the nets out to putting the covers together, there are a number of important jobs that need completing, and the committee would be hugely appreciative of each and every person who steps up to help out. Many hands make light work!

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Pre-Season Fixtures Announced

With Aire Wharfe league opening fixtures just days away, the club are delighted to announce their pre-season matches ahead of the 2016 season. A mixed side of seniors and juniors will make the trip to Pontefract & District League side Brook Walton CC on Saturday April 2 in what we are expecting to be a difficult match. Brook Walton are a real success story of league cricket in recent years, having formed as recently as 2013 and achieved successive promotions in that time alongside cup glory. The weekend after we face far more familiar opposition as the club's first team travel to near neighbours Ilkley on April 9. Having spent much of the 2014 season in the Aire Wharfe Division A relegation

Club announce partnership with Tweedle's Biology Tuition

With the 2016 season just around the corner, the club are delighted to welcome Tweedle's Biology Tuition on board as a gold sponsor. Run by professional biology teacher Nicky Tweedle, the tuition specialists provide world class biology tuition for students looking for a boost when they need it most. "I provide individual & group tuition for AQA & OCR A-Level Biology students to supplement their learning in school. This includes all the theory, examination preparation, essay writing advice & help tackling the synoptic questions. I am a fully qualified, professional tutor with 18 years experience including examining at A-Level. I have a purpose built log cabin at my home where all tutoring tak

Waltons announced as gold sponsor

The club are delighted to announce local fine furnishings retailer Waltons as a major sponsor ahead of the 2016 season. The Leeds Road family firm, who boast over 25 years of experience in the trade, are delighted to support the club in what they hope will be a hugely successful season for all sections. "Established in 1988, Walton's Fine Furnishings has become a renowned interiors retailer in Yorkshire. Our formula is simple. We offer high quality products along with good 'old fashioned' personal service, and all the time we strive to give good value for money. Whether you're looking for a vinyl floor in a bathroom, curtains for the dining room or a fine Oriental carpet for the lounge, we a

Who will be BRCC's Brainiest?!

On the eve of the start of the senior cricket season, Friday April 15, our resident quizmasters Alex 'Magnusson' Miller and Peter 'Tarrant' Taylor will be your hosts for the evening as we warmly invite you to The Big BRCC Family Quiz Night 2016! Get your teams together - it's going to be a brilliant evening for all ages. There will be prizes for the top three-placed teams, with first place winning a £50 VOUCHER for the brand new CARLUCCIO'S restaurant in Ilkley. Teams should be of no more than 6 people, and for just £5 per person you'll be entered into the quiz and get a ticket for a sumptuous hot supper provided by Neil and Jane. The event is a 7pm meet for a 7.30pm start, and questions

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