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18 Dec

Couch to 5K

The YCF’s Couch to 5K Challenge is a health campaign, aiming to inspire people to start some form of physical activity or encourage those who are already active to keep going, set new goals, try new things and challenge themselves further!

Couch to 5K is an NHS health campaign which promotes a...

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14 Dec

Yorkshire Pride Lottery Results (14/12/2018)

Yorkshire Pride Winners List for Draw #2 of December 2018

The draw took place on 14th of December 2018

£10 Winners:

A0352 Roland Parker from Knaresborough
C4059 Paul York from Dornoch
A4074 Paul Clarke from Huddersfield
A1875 Gordan Humpfries from Leeds
A0649 John Taylor fro...

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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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