Entries by Badbeatbob

Dik Abed 1944-2018

The word “legend” is used a lot these days, probably too much, so much so that you don’t think twice when you read it. Sulaiman “Dik” Abed, Enfield CC Professional, 1967-1976, passed away in the Netherlands this week. When you’re a young kid growing up in Clayton in the early seventies, you played and watched […]

Christmas Draw

ECC Grand Christmas Draw £1,000.00 Prize Only 100 Tickets will be sold Drawn on Sunday 17th December 2017 by a very special guest Tickets £20.00 each available from any Committee Member, Stewardess or bar staff

2017 Presidents Dinner a huge success

4BFC0A1B-7245-47F2-80B8-7B2A8B3E4DF7 Last night our President, Mr John Hargreaves hosted his 39th Presidents Dinner. To say this was a huge success would be a ridiculous understatement. Speaker Dr Kevin Jones received a standing ovation, something I’ve never seen before at these events. That was surpassed though by the ovation given to the President himself. Our Chairman […]

Club Mark re-accreditation achieved

We are delighted to announce that Enfield CC have again been granted ECB ClubMark re-accreditation. ClubMark has is a governing body award given to clubs who adhere to strict criteria of governance, we are assessed every year and have a full review every 3 years. It basically means we are doing things right, we aren’t […]

Heritage night and The Presidents Dinner

On Thursday November 16th from 7:45 Enfield are hosting the Lancashire League Heritage Experience celebrating 125 years of the Lancashire League. We would love as many of our members, players and supporters, old and new, to come and enjoy the evening and share some memories. We are hoping local historians will come along to share […]

Stan Shaw

We are sad to announce that having fought against illness for the last few years, Stan Shaw has passed away. Stan was a very popular face at DHL and served Enfield as a committee member for many years. But it was without doubt his role as a groundsman for which he will best be remembered […]

2018 captains announced

Enfield CC are pleased to announce our Captains for 2018 season. Due to off field commitments our Div 2 winning captain Tiarnan Hamill has opted to return to our playing ranks and hand over the reigns to our new Captain Fergus Bailey. Fergus will be ably assisted by Charlie Jackson. After Thursdays committee meeting, at […]

Next in the social calendar is……

Our next date for the diaries is this Saturday, 21st of October when we’ll be hosting our 2017 Presentation evening. The evening will feature our usual quiz with live music and a supper. It’s free entry and we begin at 7:30pm, everyones welcome. A week later it’s our Halloween party night, with only a small […]

The Big Lottery Fund

We are pleased to announce that Enfield CC have successfully applied for and been awarded a grant from the biglotteryfund.org.uk. The grant has been awarded to be spent on continuing improvements to our Junior section. As many of our members and players will be aware our Junior Section has been the subject of much time […]

The Lancashire League Experience at DHL

The Lancashire League Experience Many of our former players, current players, members and supporters will have seen the recent “Race and pace” documentary on the Beeb. A brilliant pice of film provoking some great memories of the golden years of Lancashire League. The documentary is part of a much bigger project that promotes, re-lives and […]