First dates in the Winter Programme confirmed

Mon 11 Sep Mark Rowe, Biographer of Brian Sellers Thurs 21 Sep Robin Smith, YCCC Board member Mon 2nd Oct Dave Callaghan Watch this space as more speakers and dates get confirmed

David Drabble

Following our recent posting about David Drabble, the Society is now pleased to say that David is making some progress and attended Queen’s Park last Saturday to watch his beloved Yorkshire CCC. He is not well enough to take up his previous work with us but we are hopeful he will get to some meetings… Read More »

Early dates for your diary 2017 …

Thurs 12th Jan, Mark Robinson  England Women’s Coach; Wed 8th Feb, Kevin Howells BBC; Mon 6th Mar, Kim Barnett Coach Derbyshire CCC; Thurs 16th Mar, Quiz Night

Autumn Dinner 24th October 2016

Sir Michael Parkinson will be our guest speaker at the Autumn Dinner on Monday 24th October. As always we will be well looked after by Baldwin’s Omega. For tickets please contact Society Secretary, David Drabble on 01246 416145

Charity Lunch 2016 is sold out

Edwina Currie has proved extremely popular as our guest speaker this year and the lunch is sold out well before the date. We hope that means a bumper fundraising event to help all our charities. This year the Society is supporting Sheffield Royal Society for the Blind, The Sheffield Family Holiday Fund, Parkinson’s UK, St… Read More »

Boxing Day Cricket for charity

Boxing Day Cricket North Leeds v Northern Cricket Society starts 10.30 am on Saturday,  26/12/15 Number of overs agreed by captains – probably 20 and no more than 30. Raffle with proceeds to St Gemma’s Hospice, Leeds. North Leeds Cricket Club The Homestead Old Park Road Leeds West Yorkshire LS8 1JX It’s the same road… Read More »

Charity Lunch 2015 raises nearly £9,000

Sheffield Cricket Lovers’ Society have once again raised a substantial amount of money for our chosen charities – Cavendish Cancer Care, Parkinson’s UK, Wellbeing of Women, St Luke’s Hospice, Sincere Support Sheffield – by holding a charity lunch in October when John (Boycie) Challis entertained us.  

Dates for your Diary

Charity Luncheon with John ‘Boycie’ Challis on Monday October 5th The Society is supporting five charities – Wellbeing of Women, Parkinson’s UK, St. Luke’s Hospice, Cavendish Cancer Care and Sincere Support Sheffield. Autumn Dinner  to be held at Baldwin’s Omega on Monday 16th November. Speaker – Roger Knight OBE President of MCC; Dave Fulton of Sky TV… Read More »

Winter Season Programme 2014

WINTER PROGRAMME SEPTEMBER-DECEMBER 2014   Monday 22nd Sept.   Paul Farbrace    –   England Assistant Coach Monday 29th  Sept.   Dave Callaghan  –   Review of 2014 Season Monday 13th  Oct    Andrew Gale      –      Pie and Pea Supper Thurs.    23rd  Oct.    David Hall    –    Yorkshire Museum Director Thurs.     6th   Nov.    Dan Waddell –    Author of Field of Shadows… Read More »

Yorkshire CCC and Chairman of ECB pay tribute to Philip Sharpe

Yorkshire mourns the death of former player Philip Sharpe 19th May 2014 The Yorkshire County Cricket Club are saddened to hear of the passing of former player Philip Sharpe, aged 77, after a short illness in hospital. Sharpe was born in Shipley and had an illustrious career with Yorkshire spanning 20 years where he won… Read More »