1st defeat for Norton in Hales CC 1st and 2nd team.

In a very tight game the Norton in Hales CC 1st team lost, from a winning position, at home in their top of the league encounter with Porthill Park CC 2nd X1. In the end losing by 8 runs. The 2nd team in a very rain affected game lost their fixture away at league leaders Church Eaton CC via the Duckworth Lewis method. The Juniors won in the morning away at Porthill Park CC.

Next week the 1st team are at home again, this time against Silverdale CC, the 2nd team are away at Sandyford CC 2nd X1. Both games start at 1pm. Please come along and lend your support.

Next Sunday we have an intra club cricket festival with bar, BBQ, Music all available all day. Please come along and join in. The fun and cricket will start from 1pm. Everyone welcome to play or just watch.

Congratulations to this week’s winner of the Bonus Ball Prize Draw, Saturday 22nd August 2020, J Bloor. Well done!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Thank yo for your support and hope to see you at the club soon.

Norton in Hales CC perfect start continues!

Another fantastic weekend of cricket for Norton in Hales CC. The 1st team winning by an emphatic 168 runs away at Kidsgrove CC, the 2nd team winning by 4 wickets at home to Newcastle and Hartshill CC 3rd X1. Both teams are unbeaten in this shortened friendly season. Plus the Juniors winning away at Blythe Bridge CC on Saturday morning. Last Sunday the 3rd team won their 40 over game away at Beacon CC in Shrewsbury with a massive 30 away fan following!!!!!!! 2 from 2 now for our newly formed Sunday side.

Next week both Senior teams have top of the table clash fixtures, the 1st team are at home to Porthill Park CC 2nd X1, the 2nd team are away at Church Eaton CC, both games start at 1pm. Today we have a village/club cricket extravaganza starting at 2pm. Your support will be gratefully appreciated.

Congratuations to this week’s winner of the Summer Bumper Bonus Ball Prize Draw, Saturday 15th August 2020, Mr J Evans. Well done!

Many thanks for your support, hope to see you at the club soon!

Norton in Hales CC go marching on………..

On a very warm Saturday both the 1st and 2nd team enjoyed a fruitful day of cricket. At a packed out Bearstone Road the 1st team got the better of Stafford CC in a close game winning by 2 wickets, much to the large crowds delight, the 2nd team winning by a huge 181 runs away at Moddershall/Oulton CC. The U8’s suffering their first defeat of the season away at Porthill Park CC in the morning.

Next Saturday the 1st team are away at Kidsgrove CC, the 2nd team are at home to Newcastle and Hartshill CC 3rd X1. Both games start at 1pm. Please come along and give your support.

Congratulations to this week’s winner of the Bonus Ball Prize Draw, Saturday 8th August 2020, Mr Simon Line. Well done!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Next week is the Summer Bumper Prize Draw. Good luck.

Hope to see you at the club very soon.

Another triple delight for Norton in Hales CC!!!!!

On another excellent weekend of cricket for Norton in Hales CC, 3 Saturday wins to celebrate. Our U8’s defeated Porthill Park CC at home, the 1st team won away at Barlaston CC an the 2nd team defeated Hanford CC 2nd X1 at home.
On Sunday 2nd August our newly formed Sunday 3rd X1 play their first fixture at home to Crewe CC at home, 2pm start. Good luck………..

Next week the 1st team are at home to Stafford CC, the second team are away at Moddershall/Oulton CC 6th X1. All games are a 1pm start.

Congratulations to this week’s winner of the Bonus Ball Prize Draw, Saturday 1st August 2020, S Jefferies. Well done………………..

We look forward to seeing you at the club very soon.
Thank you

Triple delight for Norton in Hales CC

An excellent weekend of cricket produced 3 fantastic wins for Norton in Hales CC. On Friday evening our U8’s had their first friendly of the season away at Longton CC and put in an excellent display to win. On Saturday the 1st team won a great game at home to Oakamoor CC and the 2nd team dominated and won their fixture away at Oakamoor CC 2nd X1. 2 out of 2 for the 1st team in this shortened season.

Next Saturday the 1st team are away at Barlaston CC and the 2nd team are at home to Hanford CC 2nd X1. Both games start at 1pm. Please come along and support. The excellent Bar facilities are open for use.

Congratulations to this week’s winner of the Bonus Ball Prize Draw, Saturday 25th July 2020, Mr J Furnival. Well done!!!!!!!!!!
2 weeks only until the Bumper Summer Bonus Ball Prize Draw, good luck!

See you soon!

Cricket season starts…… rain arrives!

On the first weekend of competitive cricket, shock the rain returned. The 2nd team fixture at home to Endon CC 2nd X1 fell victim to the weather without a ball bowled. The 1st team manged to play a revised/reduced over game away at Alsager CC, coming away with a brilliant 9 wicket win, thanks to 50 not out for both Jack Furnival and Alex Thorley.

Next weekend the 1st team are at home to Oakamoor CC, with the 2nd team away at Oakamoor CC 2nd X1. Both games start at 1pm. Please come along to support and use our fantstic bar facilities.

Congratulations to the week’s winner of the Bonus Ball Prize draw, Saturday 18th July 2020, Mr D Rowley!!!! It is only 4 weeks until the Bumper Summer Prize Draw.

Many thanks and we hope to see you at the club soon.

Cricket back with a bang……..

The re-opening of the Clubhouse, along with the first game of cricket in a very long time, could not have gone any better! Many thanks to Chris Green, Richard Wakelin and Roly Tavernor for running the clubhouse over the weekend. The locals and the cricketers were clearly very keen to get back to some sort of normality and have a drink or 2!

The cricket on the pitch was fantastic, 2 teams of players, an intra club 40 over game was played very competitively, keenly but as always in the right spirit. The bonus was we were all in (socially distancing of course) the bar for 6pm!!!!

The league fixtures start on Saturday 18th July, they are on the website now. Please go to the Fixtures/Results section of the website.

Congratulations to this weeks winner of the Bonus Ball Prize Draw, Saturday 11th July 2020, S Jefferies. Well done!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Looking forward to seeing everyone back at the club next weekend!

Cricket is back………………

Exciting news!!!!!!!! Cricket is finally back and after a few weeks of some practice being allowed, as of Saturday 18th July 2020 competitive cricket can be played.

More details of the format/fixtures to follow as soon as we know. Even better news that from Friday 10th July 2020 the Clubhouse and Bar facilities will be open, following all the government guidelines. We look forward to seeing you back at the club next weekend.

Congratulations to this weeks winner of the Bonus Ball Prize Draw, Saturday 4th July 2020, Mr T Storey, congratulations!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Looking forward to seeing you back soon!

2020 Cricket season delayed!!!!

Norton in Hales CC is open for business, in a small and controlled way. Coaching, either in a 1-1 or small group session is now available at the club. Please contact Roly Tavernor for more details. Our highly qualified and experienced coach and 1st team player Alex Thorley is co-coordinating all coaching, both Seniors and Juniors.

Congratulations to Simon Line and Alex Thorley for winning the latest NIH CC Virtual quiz!!!!

Congratulations to this weeks winner of the Bonus Ball Prize Draw, Saturday 27th June 2020, J Bloor Congratulations!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Many thanks to all of you who either took part, watched, organised and contributed to the fantastic Race night. Mike Dyer and Alex Thorley did a great job!!!!! A brilliant evening of fun………………………………………..The calf auction race was a stunner!

Norton in Hales CC announce another virtual night in! Having had a hugely successful Virtual Quiz night, on Friday 22nd May 2020 we are giving you the opportunity to win some money in our Virtual Race night. For more details contact Mike Dyer or Roly Tavernor. Looking forward to seeing you there!!!!!

An recent announcement from the ECB has resulted in the upcoming 2020 season being delayed further, until at least the beginning of July 2020. Updates as soon as we know.

Postponed РBrewery Tour and Quiz night, Tuesday 24th March 2020, 7.30pm at The Red Lion pub in Market Drayton. £10 per person which includes entry to the quiz, Joules Beer and Pork Bap. Come along and bring  a team. Great fun and a little bit competitive!!!!!

Our fixtures for the upcoming 2020 season are now out and on the website. Please go to the Fixtures and Results section of the website for full details.

Our Christmas Walk was another huge success. Many thanks to all of the 200+ walkers who turned out for the event. A even bigger thank you for the generosity of the fantastic ‘refreshment’ stops along the walk, they did keep us all going along the 6 mile walk!

Junior presentation3 2019

Thank you to everyone who attended our recent Presentation evening, especially to our hosts and sponsors Joules at The Red Lion Public House in Market Drayton.
On the night well done to the following Prize Winners;
1st team Batting award – Jack Furnival
1st team Bowling award – Jack Furnival
1st team Players Player award – Joe Wagg
1st team Captains award – Joe Wagg (also awarded NSSCL Div 2 Wicket Keeper of the season award)
2nd team Batting – Gary Rudd
2nd team Bowling – Paul Evans
2nd team Players Player award – Jamie Shaw
2nd team Captains award – Jamie Evans

Clubman of the year award – Chris Green

For more pictures from the Presentation night please go to the Gallery section of the website!

Happy New Year to all!!

Many thanks.