Jul 14

Grantchester Charity Runs are Raising Funds for a Nippy Ventilator

This year, the Grantchester Charity Runs are teaming with the Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust to raise funds for a Nippy Junior Ventilator. What exactly is a Ventilator, you may ask. Well I’m glad you did because I was wondering the same thing….

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Jul 13

Highgate Taverners Come to Town

Spring Lane was looking immaculate last Saturday as we welcomed the Highgate Taverners back to Spring Lane. Unfortunately the GCC upper order proved to be somewhat camera shy and were back in the pavilion (or rather our new marquee) by the time I arrived. However, the last wicket pair…..

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Jul 10

The Other LX Club – An Invitation

On the afternoon of Saturday, 18th July, four GCC members are celebrating their 60ths at HQ.

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Jul 08

We’ve Got a New Marquee!!

GCC would like to express our sincere thanks to South Cambridgeshire District Council who awarded us a grant from their Community Chest Fund to enable us to buy a larger marquee to replace the one we have had on loan from Trumpington Allotment Society.

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Jun 29

Evening Strokes

Due to various ailments and agements, I don’t play much these days but mindful of the need to justify the extra £15 for a playing member sub, I’d informed the skip, I could manage an evening game without total collapse. Looking at the current state of my physique, I’m not sure

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Jun 20

More from a Tour

From Grantchester’s Paparazzi at Chatwsworth and Great Longstone (Thanks Wiz & Sam!)

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Jun 09

Great Longstone

I played (well participated might be a more apt description) in the game at Great Longstone and fully participated in a GCC collapse to 59-6 which might have had something to do with the ‘tour day-off’ the previous day…. Fortunately AP and Jamie had

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Jun 09

Scenes from a Tour – Chatsworth

GCC headed to the Peak District for a couple of games of cricket and quite a lot else. I’ll go into some of the quite a lot else on another occasion but in the meantime here is a snapshot of the cricket side of things.

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May 28

GCC vs BCH or Stafford vs Stafford

The Brighton College Haymakers captained by our Skip’s brother took a half-term trip up to Cambridge and arrived unbeaten at Spring Lane on Wednesday, May 27th. Could AP put one over on his southern based sibling?

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May 21

GCC vs Hare St & Hormead: TK reports

The season’s first match was a home win but nowhere near as easy as the scorebook might suggest. The visitors batted first

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May 21

GCC Supporters Put in Hours of Assiduous Training at Cambridge Beer Festival

GCC at the Beer Festival

May 06

GCC Caps are Here … and There (the USA that is)

and jolly splendid they are too. The first tranche has been snapped up but more are being ordered so please contact Dave Foster if interested. They are elasticated, comfortable and have many handy features including the GCC logo

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