It’s 125 not out for St Boswells CC
St Boswells Cricket Club is inviting to community to help it celebrate its 125th anniversary this year.
On Saturday, May 30, from noon, there’s to be a special match between the current team and a group of ‘St Boswells Legends’.
Peter Glover, a title-winning captain from 1983, is set to don the whites again and assemble a team of ‘old’ players to challenge the current XI – which is captained by his son Jamie.
“We want to get as many ex-players, old members and supporters to the club that day for a catch-up,” explained a spokesman. “There are sure to be lots of stories!”
A 125th Celebration Night and Dinner Dance – for which tickets will be limited – is planned for Saturday, September 5, at the Buccleuch Arms, with details still being finalised.
The spokesman said the club is always on the lookout for players of all ages and abilities, adding: “We have all standards of games (Saturday League, midweek 20-20s and friendlies. Beginners are welcome.”
Anyone interested can contact captain Jamie on 0736 830 3414, or pop by training nights on Tuesday and Thursdays from March 31.
Junior training (age five and upwards, starts on Tuesday, May 5.
There are opportunities also to sponsor a match ball or an advertising board, with further details from sponsorship manager Freddie Blackie on 0755 220 2228.