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12 Aug

RAIN FAILS TO DAMPEN LPL HUNDRED WEEK 2

Round 2 Review:

Last weekend, another enthralling set of fixtures took place in the LPL Hundred competition across West and North Yorkshire.
With rain and wind threatening play and forcing two of our fixtures to be rearranged, credit must be given to the groundsmen in Roundhay, East Keswick a...

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5 Aug

LIFT OFF FOR LPL HUNDRED COMPETITION 2021

Round 1 Review:

Sunday the 1st of August marked the return of the Leeds Premier League’s version of the Hundred competition. Founded and ran by the Leeds Premier League in partnership with The Yorkshire Cricket Foundation, this local competition provides the perfect opportunities for everyone ...

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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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