A message sent by Chief Elf Andrew Emms on behalf of Father Christmas. ********************************************************************************** Dear Reed CC Members & Friends, HO, HO, HO..... ON SUNDAY, 22nd DECEMBER, SANTA WILL BE VISITING THE CLUB'S HOWARD MARSHALL PAVILION TO MEET US ALL, ESPECIALLY OUR YOUNG CHILDREN. PLEASE SEND NAMES AND AGES OF CHILDREN ATTENDING TO ME AND I WILL FORWARD THEIR NAMES TO SANTA, WHO WILL ENSURE THERE WILL BE A PRESENT FOR THEM ON THE DAY. ANDREW EMMS, TELEPHONE 01763 242613 EMAIL [email protected] PAVILION OPEN FROM 12 NOON, WITH SANTA ARRIVING AROUND 1PM. DONATIONS OF NIBBLES ETC FOR ALL TO ENJOY WOULD BE APPRECIATED ON THE DAY. PLEASE DO COME ALONG FOR A CONVIVIAL LUNCHTIME, HO, HO, HO!!!!! DON'T FORGET, SUNDAY 22nd DECEMBER 12 NOON!!!!!!!!! HAPPY CHRISTMAS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Andrew Emms, President, Reed Cricket Club.
Reed Cricket Club Members and Friends please see details of the Reed Village Fireworks & Bonfire Party on Saturday the 2nd November. The Bar in the Howard Marshall Pavilion will be open from 1700hrs. Enjoy! PGB Peter G. Baker, Honorary Secretary, Reed Cricket Club.
Please take note that the Quiz Night in September will be on Friday the 27th, NOT the 28th as published in the 2019 Fixture Card. We changed it to avoid a clash with another event being held in the village. 7:30 p.m. for a prompt 8:00 p.m. start. Please register your interest by contacting Sam Greaves on Mobile 07950 644861 or Tom Greaves on 07787 243915. =============================================================================== Nothing to do with the Quiz, but just a little brain-teaser for you to ponder. Tom Greaves has appeared in three National Village Cup Finals. What is his batting average at Lord’s Cricket Ground? No prizes, but if you want to know, email me and I’ll tell you. PGB Peter G. Baker, Honorary Secretary, Reed Cricket Club.
UPDATED: 14/9/19 For those of you unable to go to Lord’s for The Cricketer National Village Cup Final tomorrow, you may be interested to know that MCC will be providing live audio ball-by-ball commentary of the match. http://player.broadcastradio.com/lords-cricket-ground Also, BBC London is keen to film at Lord’s on Sunday and follow Reed’s day too. If you didn’t manage to hear Tom Greaves on BBC Three Counties Radio yesterday morning, the programme remains on SOUNDS on the BBC website. Search for the Andy Collins show and his interview with Tom begins at 1 hour 39 minutes and 32 seconds from the start of the programme. Similarly, Tom and Jack Tidey were interviewed on BBC Look East (West) in a three-minute segment of the programme filmed at Reed last night. That can be found on BBC iPlayer at 21 minutes and 48 seconds into the show. Make sure it is the Look East (WEST) programme. Where I live, I get Look East (EAST) and had to watch stock car racing from King’s Lynn instead! It indicates that this programme is available only until 1900hrs on Saturday the 14th September, so if you wanted to watch or download it, don’t delay doing so. +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ UPDATED: 13/9/19 - LISTEN OUT FOR REED CAPTAIN, TOM GREAVES, BEING INTERVIEWED ON BBC THREE COUNTIES RADIO, 95.5FM, 103.8FM, DIGITAL, AT ABOUT 0730HRS THIS MORNING (FRIDAY THE 13TH). - I HAVE BEEN ASSURED BY THE ORGANISERS THAT THE BARS AND REFRESHMENT OUTLETS IN LORD’S WILL ACCEPT BOTH CASH AND CARD PAYMENTS ON SUNDAY. - THERE IS NO THOROUGHFARE BETWEEN THE MAIN GROUND AND THE NURSERY GROUND BECAUSE OF THE BUILDING WORKS. PLAYERS WISHING TO PRACTICE IN THE NETS ON THE NURSERY WILL HAVE TO [...]
End of Season Fancy Dress Party in the Howard Marshall Pavilion on Saturday 7th September after the final round of Herts League matches. The theme? The Nineties!
UPDATED: 11/9/19 - BBC LOOK EAST SPORTS SECTION TO BE BROADCAST FROM REED CC, FRIDAY 13TH, 1730 TO 1930HRS. - MATCH COMMENTARY WILL BE ON LIVE SPORTS FM. SEE DETAILS BELOW IN SECTION HEADED "MEDIA". SUPPORTERS' POLO SHIRTS ARE AVAILABLE FOR COLLECTION FROM CILLA. +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ UPDATED: 3/9/19 - RAILWAY ENGINEERING WORKS, SEE DETAILS BELOW IN SECTION HEADED "BY RAIL". +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ UPDATED: 2/9/19 - NORTH GATE ENTRANCE WILL BE CLOSED, SEE DETAILS BELOW IN SECTION HEADED "AT LORD'S". +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ UPDATED, 31/8/19 - NOW THREE COACHES RUNNING. COACH 1. PICK-UP AT MELDRETH / ROYSTON / BALDOCK --- 4 SPACES LEFT. COACH 2. PICK-UP AT REED --- 15 SPACES LEFT. COACH 3. PICK-UP AT BUNTINGFORD --- 6 SPACES LEFT. CONTACT CILLA AS SOON AS POSSIBLE IF YOU WANT TO BOOK A SEAT. +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ You will probably know by now that Reed Cricket Club’s 1st XI have beaten off all their rivals this season and will be contesting the Final of the National Village Cricket Championship, (a.k.a. The National Village Cup). This year, the organisers, are attaching their own title to the competition, it is The Cricketer Village Cup. Arrangements are well-advanced in preparation for the players in the squad to arrive in the evening before the match which is on Sunday 15th September at Lord’s Cricket Ground. Here is some information that might be helpful to you if you are thinking of travelling to the iconic “Home of Cricket” for this history-making fixture. It will be Reed’s third appearance in the Final after their previous victories in 2012 and 2017. We hope that you can come with us. The match will begin at 1100hrs. ————————————————————————— TRAVEL BY COACH: Reed CC has arranged three coaches for supporters: Coach 1. [...]
Even more questions to be answered! Q: Will it ever end? A: No, because there will be another one in September as well. Everyone welcome. ==================================================================================================== The July Quiz will be on Friday the 26th. Prompt start at 2000hrs, please. The bar will be open well in advance. All players, non-playing members, colts with parents / guardians and supporters will be welcome to form teams.
Reed's spring Quiz will be next Friday evening with your Quizmaster, Matt Bowles, asking the questions (and providing the answers later)!
Reed CC Pool & Darts Night 2019. ============================================================================================== Darts: George Garrott beat the Chairman Stuart Smith in a tense final, with Stuart missing several darts for the match! Pool: Richard Johnson edged past Mike Robertson in the final to take the trophy! ============================================================================================== This year's competitions will be on Saturday 13th April - assemble at 1700hrs for a start time of 1800hrs. £15 entry fee – includes entry into both competitions and food (takeaway fish & chips or pizza). For food only, it will be £10. CASH PRIZES!!! To secure your place and for catering purposes please contact Tom Greaves 07787 243915 or Sam Greaves 07950 644861. Good luck!