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10 Feb 2020
Any one interested in umpiring?

Hi all Essex ECB ACO are running an Introduction to Umpiring This short stand-alone course will give any cricket enthusiast curious about becoming an umpire a taste of what the role entails, and outlines what lies ahead if you would like to pursue yo... [ Read more ]

31 Jan 2020
MGCC AGM - Friday 28th February

Hi all I have attached the Agenda for the clubs' AGM to be held on Friday 28th February. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend. There's a lot happening at the moment ... a new league to play in, a new outfield (still growing), a new President ... [ Read more ]

08 Jan 2020
MBE honour for Vice President Richard Morgan

We are delighted to learn that MGCC Vice President Richard Morgan has been awarded a MBE in the New Years Honours list. Richard is a long-serving parish councillor and a former chairman of Epping Forest District Council. Currently the represent... [ Read more ]

16 Dec 2019
Juniors representing WEST Essex District

Congratulations to Scout Neville, Jack Porter and Fabian Dowell. All have been successful at recent district trials and will now go on to represent our club at district squad training. They follow a long list of our Juniors that have gone on to repre... [ Read more ]

26 Nov 2019
The new outfield is beginning to turn green!

After all the hard work by JK and his team and despite the wet weather, the new seed is germinating. Hooray!! [ Read more ]

28 Oct 2019
The seed is in the ground

A break in the weather gave John K and Scott just about enough time to finish off and get the seed in the ground. Fingers crossed for good weather now to encourage fast germination and hopefully we'll be enjoying a stunning new outfield for 2020 seas... [ Read more ]

14 Oct 2019
Outfield renovations

Work is processing well on the outfield although the weather is doing its best to hinder. We really now need a few dry days so we can finish off and get some seed in the ground. Keep watching out for the next progress report! Click here for a fab 360... [ Read more ]

03 Sep 2019
William Hartnell funeral arrangements

The Hartnell family have now confirmed arrangements for William's funeral. The funeral service, followed by the burial, will take place at 12 noon on Wednesday 11th September at St Mary The Virgin Church, Matching (CM17 0QZ). The family have requ... [ Read more ]

27 Aug 2019
William Hartnell

It is with deep regret and a heavy heart that we report the passing of our Club President William Hartnell. William died at home last Thursday after a long illness. William was certainly one of life's characters and he will be sadly missed by Janet (... [ Read more ]

22 Aug 2019
Peter Bowerman

Graeme has just updated us on the arrangements for Peter and would like to pass on the following: Most of you will know that Peter Bowerman died on 23rd July and that he “didn’t want a fuss”, so no funeral or memorial service. He wanted his body to g... [ Read more ]