Blandford CC is presented with trophy for its community work

The Jack Douch award for cricket in the community has been presented to the Blandford Cricket Club chairman Dave Abbott. The trophy is given in memory of the late Jack Douch whose family company sponsored cricket in the county for more than a decade through its Dorset Funeral Plan.

Steven right on cue for dual career

Budding snooker star Steven Hughes should have no problem keeping tally of his big breaks – for in his daytime job he works at Hampshire firm HWB Accountants.

Top cricket team chalks up four victories in July

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.