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13 Dec

Fairfax Gill- The Cricketing Soldier

Gill pictured on the left

Fairfax Gill was born in Wakefield on the 3 September 1883, the son of Thomas and Susannah. His
father, known as “Tommy”, was wicketkeeper for Wakefield Cricket Club for many years. Fairfax joined Wakefield in 1900 along with his cousin, Fred Gill.

In 1903, Fairfa...

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12 Dec

Brand New Classrooms for 2019!

We’ve refurbished our Classrooms so the next round of Cricket in the Classroom school’s can take in the sights under the Headingley lights and see all the famous names on the dressing room wall!

To book or school’s place contact Nick via or to find ...

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12 Dec

Could you be a Project Sponsor?

The Yorkshire Cricket Foundation run a number of community projects throughout the county, under our four key themes; Health & Wellbeing, Education, Heritage and Participation.

Sponsoring a project is a great way for your organisation to make a positive impact and improve your corporate socia...

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12 Dec

YCF 10 for 10

2019 marks the Yorkshire Cricket Foundation’s 10 year anniversary as the charity and community arm of Yorkshire CCC.

As a ‘Happy Birthday to us’ we’ve teamed up with expert fundraiser, Geoff Major and will be running 10 fundraising events throughout the year.

We’re looking for individuals a...

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