Howzatt?! Dorchester do it

Dorchester Cricket Club’s first eleven picked up the Team of the Month award for May after winning every game.

Wimborne and Colehill Cricket Club win the Jack Douch trophy

The Jack Douch Memorial Trophy for cricket in the Dorset community was won this year by Wimborne and Colehill CC – the club Jack used to play for. The trophy and cheque for £400 were provided by the league sponsors, The Dorset Funeral Plan, and presented by Jack’s son Peter. Wimborne won the award for developing a women’s softball section, … Read More

Dorset Funeral Plan cricket league awards evening

The battle to be crowned champions of the Dorset Funeral Plan cricket league went down to the very last weekend. And it was Broadstone who pipped Swanage to the Premier League title and picked up their trophy at the annual awards evening. Well led by Steve Trembath and with leading run scorer Luke Carter in the top order, the Broadstone … Read More

Charlton Down on the up

Charlton Down Cricket Club received the Dorset Funeral Plan Team of the Month award for July after securing promotion from Division Three. They were unbeaten through the month – a winning streak that continued enabling them to be crowned champions after 13 straight victories. Indeed, the team remains the only unbeaten one in all Dorset weekend cricket. Skipper Tommy Tucker … Read More

Bere Regis CC are team of the month

ere Regis Cricket Club first eleven won the Dorset Funeral Plan Team of the Month award for June after four wins and taking 76 points from a possible 80. The team are leading Division One and the month of June saw them defeat two rivals for the top spot; Cattistock and Christchurch.

Swanage CC are team of the month

Swanage CC first XI picked up the Dorset Funeral Plan team of the month award for May – after four wins in four games. The Swans were not expecting such a successful start to the campaign in the Premier League but found themselves starting June in top spot. During May they defeated Shroton, Poole Town, Wimborne and Colehill and Shillingstone. … Read More

Bere Regis win the Jack Douch cricket trophy

The Jack Douch Memorial Trophy for cricket in the community was won this year by Bere Regis Cricket Club, who also picked up £400. The trophy and cheque were provided by the league sponsors, The Dorset Funeral Plan, and the award is named after Jack Douch, a cricket enthusiast and war hero. From the age of 14 Jack worked for … Read More