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10 Jul 2020
Restarting Cricket on The Green

Hi all At last we are in a position to start playing cricket! However, it will be with a difference and there are Covid-19 restrictions in place to ensure we conduct ourselves in a safe manner. I have attached a pdf detailing these restrictions and I... [ Read more ]

03 Jul 2020
Cricket RESTART!!

My previous email seems to have worked! :))) Boris has just said there will be a return to recreational cricket next weekend! Thanks to all those that did write to their MP last week. That could well have made an impact. This from Essex CCC. https://... [ Read more ]

15 Jun 2020
Matching Green CC hit the Sunday Times

It's not every day we get a mention in the Sunday Times, but it happened yesterday!   [ Read more ]

10 Jun 2020
Latest news from the ECB – Roadmap for the Return to Recreation Cricket

Hi all Here's the latest news from the ECB. We are currently at Step 3. There's no date for when Step 4 will start so watch this space! Even then we will not be back to 'normal'. At least we can now start training ready for any start, whenever that m... [ Read more ]

05 Jun 2020
Latest guidance from the ECB

Hi ##firstname##, Good news!! The lockdown restrictions are gradually being lifted and we have just received  the very latest guidance from the ECB (attached). Riz is all over this!! If you want to join any of the training groups please let him know... [ Read more ]

04 Jun 2020
FREE On-line Umpiring Course

Hi all The ECB have today launched an initiative to help anyone to complete an Introductory On-Line course on Umpiring and I encourage you to have a look and give it a go! I am sure many of our members have a little extra time on their hands at the ... [ Read more ]

18 May 2020
MGCC Newsletter May 2020

Dear all In these unprecedented times we thought we'd send out a Newsletter with all the club's latest news.  There's still no word on when cricket will resume fully. The latest advice is we can start using the net for 1to1 coaching and practice. Riz... [ Read more ]

30 Apr 2020
First MGCC Questionable Zoom Quiz Night a great success!

The first MGCC Zoom Quiz Night was a great success tonight and much fun and laughter was had by all.  6 rounds of questionable questions hosted by questionable Quizmaster Simon Jeffrey. 15 families took part and the questionable winners were the Nevi... [ Read more ]

15 Apr 2020
New outfield looks fab!

Who was it that said "that outfield will never be ready for the start of the season!". Well, in these rather surreal times, they were right. BUT in normal circumstances ... a few bare patches, which are being worked on ... and look! Make no mistake, ... [ Read more ]

07 Apr 2020

Just to keep everyone updated ... Our NHS Appeal has been received very well so massive thanks to everyone that has contributed so far. We are in regular contact with the Critical Care Team at Princess Alexandra Hospital. As well as all the fantastic... [ Read more ]