AGM Highlights

All change at this year’s AGM as we voted in new captains for the League sides, two new Club Trustees and David Pappin formally stood down as Club President after 25 years’ service.

Siddhartha Lahiri and Matt Gottschalk, (pictured right and below respectively), take over from Andy Page and Malcolm Dickson as captains of the League sides – Andy retains a place on the New Committee with a role that will include the development of the ground and the clubhouse. Andy will also act as an adviser to the new captains to ensure a smooth handover in accordance with our Development Plan.

Chairman Drew Patrick’s appears as a separate news article on this site, and Mike Furze’s accounts will be in the Community section of this site, (please register to access them), but the appointments for 2010 are as follows:


Chairman – Drew Patrick

Treasurer – Mike Furze

Secretary – Jo Patrick

Membership Secretary – Sarah Trower

Welfare Officers – Polly Cooke and Caroline Neat

Fixture Secretary – Mike Baker

Facilities and Senior Cricket – Andy Page

Director of Colts – Andrew Trower

Director of Womens’ Cricket – Chris Hardy

Saturday 1st XI Captain – Siddhartha Lahiri (Sid will also act as Club Coach)

Saturday 1st XI Vice Captain – Tim Handel

Saturday 2nd XI Captain – Matt Gottschalk


Under 9 – Johnny Lawes

Under 10 – Mark Packham

Under 11 – Paddy Nicholson

Under 12 – Andrew Trower/Sean Curran

Under 13 – Duncan Howorth/Julie King

Under 14 – Roland Morley/Peter Curtis

Under 15 – Andrew Trower/Adam Cooke

Under 17 – Tim Dyer

(Stephen Finch and Duncan Howorth will run the Sunday matches again.)

Mike Furze and Andrew Patrick join Alistair McMillan as Club Trustees. Ali will remain the Club’s Auditor.

David Pappin retired as President but was elected as a Life Member.

Mike Baker continues as Fixture Secretary but has stood down as the Club’s 1st XI umpire.

Mike Cooper and Alistair McMillan’s Vice Presidencies were up for re-election and were approved for another 5-year term.

Full details of the club officers and the roles they play are in the ‘About Us’ section of this site.