Potton launches ladies cricket section


Potton Town CC have revealed ambitious plans to form a Ladies Cricket Section this season.

Initially new members will receive coaching from the club’s fully ECB qualified coaches and it is planned to organise practice and friendly fixtures as the new campaign gains momentum.

Anyone interested in being involved in this exciting new venture should contact club captain Colin Stevens on 07836 620802 or club secretary Geoff Swinden on geoffswinden@yahoo.co.uk.

The new pavilion at the Hollow is in the final stages of preparation and will be ready for the new season.

The new building has four changing rooms, a large refreshment area and a new players bar.

Club practice sessions are every Thursday evening, with youth training on Friday evenings.

A full programme of pre-season friendly fixtures has been planned, with games against Blunham, Stevenage, Flitwick and Sandy already arranged.

Potton Town CC have two teams on Saturdays and Sundays as well as taking part in three midweek competitions. Anyone interested in Stevens, Sean Stevens (Senior Section) on 07725974334 or Martin Waker (Youth Section) on 07713122528.

The club will be organising a full programme of social events throughout the year, beginning with the Annual May Day Fete (in conjunction with Potton Hall For All committee) on Monday, May 4vand followed by the Grand Opening of the new pavilion on Friday, May 22.