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29 Jul

Graeme's Story - Follow Up

Earlier this year we launched our Mental Health Awareness campaign, Howstha? where we are helping to create awareness on the topic of mental health and reduce the associated stigma across communities in Yorkshire.

We previously spoke to Graeme when he first joined the campaign about his gambl...

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28 Jul

Walking Cricket Derby

16 OVER WALKING CRICKET GAME
CLIFTON PARK, ROTHERHAM, 11AM TUESDAY 13TH JULY.

Rotherham took on the might of Sheffield in front of a capacity crowd. The weather was overcast and warm. It was dry, both on the wicket and the outfield, with the forecast for a brightening clear sky with the sun pe...

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27 Jul

How did I ever get involved in Walking Cricket?

Perhaps I should start from the “beginning” of when cricket came into my life…well, this would be at Hanson Grammar School for Boys in Bradford in Spring1962.
It was not even a case of: “Do you want to play cricket?” but more one of “Cricket tomorrow, boys, and make sure you have a white shirt.”...

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9 Jul

Lynn's Story

We recently met up with Lynn who is one of our Yorkies and spoke about her time doing voluntary work. Lynn is part of Team Yorkie and explained to us how she became part of the team and why she enjoys the role she has.

“I currently live in the Dales, about as far north from Headingly as you ca...

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