Former cricket commentator Henry Blofeld bowled guests over at the Dorset Sporting Club’s autumn lunch in Sandbanks.
Howzat! – the UK’s first ‘big-hitting’ T10 county cricket tournament is being staged in Dorset with backing from Ellis Jones Solicitors.
Chalke Valley Cricket Club picked up the July ‘team of the month’ award for the Dorset leagues – another trophy to go with their recent county T-20 title. The Dorset Funeral Plan is the sponsor.
Bere Regis II team picked up the Dorset Funeral Plan ‘team of the month’ award for June after four wins and not dropping a point.
Newly-promoted Puddletown Cricket Club won the season’s first ‘team of the month’ award after a string a victories during May in the Dorset League Division 1.
Dorchester Cricket Club were presented with their trophy for winning the Dorset Funeral Plan Dorset Premier League, with Nick Douch of the sponsors making the presentation.
Corfe Mullen Cricket Club picked up the Dorset Funeral Plan Team of the Month award for August – after four wins led them to the top of division three and promotion.
Broadstone Cricket Club’s first XI picked up the team of the month award for July – after four straight wins. The team pushed themselves into third spot in the Dorset Funeral Plan Premier League.
Sherborne Cricket Club’s II XI were named Team of the Month for June in the Dorset Funeral Plan league.
Cattistock Cricket Club won the Dorset Funeral Plan team of the month award for May after four straight wins.