Roles and Responsibilities
Administering the financial affairs of the Foster's Halifax Cricket League
Attending Monthly League & Executive Meetings
Running the Parish Cup, Crossley Shield, 20/20 Cup Finals.
Organising the Annual Awards Evening
Preparation of the Annual Accounts
League Treasurer for 11 years. Treasurer at Outlane for 18 years. Ran local football teams for 25 years from school.
Married to Anne tea lady for 25 years, daughters Joanne & Rebecca who both became scorers at Outlane as well as bar staff.
I have fully enjoyed my loacal cricket experience.
Personal Cricketing Highlights
Playing in the Halifax League from the age of 13 untill I was 58
Opening the bowling with some of the best players in their time and getting loads of wickets at the other end
Nicknamed the teacake bowler by Gary Scott as he usualy took 2 -15 in 20 overs and I got 6-90 in my 20
Telling Dean Swift to take it steady when we needed 32 to win in five overs and he got 34 from the next over
Playing in the Radio Aire 6 a side and having Darren Gough in our team
Bowling David Bairstow first ball in a Grammar School cup semi final
Getting three LBWs from Geoff Wright at Booth.
My last three balls in a league match resulted in a hat- trick all bowled.