Clubs and players celebrated at GCCL presentation evening

Clubs and players from the GCCL’s seven divisions were honoured at a ceremony at Cheltenham Civil Service CC. Jeremy Westwood was the biggest individual winner, scooping a remarkable hat-trick in taking home the batting, bowling and fielding awards for Division 4. Haresfield Gladiator’s Ali Smith was the only ... More

Women’s Indoor Soft Ball Leagues – sign up now

Starting in the New Year, the leagues aim to build on a fantastic summer, which saw 27 teams and over 150 players participate in soft ball festivals. Matches will be played using the pairs cricket format, providing a competitive edge to soft ball cricket, whilst recreating the fun and friendly atmosphere seen at the ... More

How WEPL will look for 2018

THE line-up of the West of England Premier League for 2018 has now been announced after all promotions and relegations were confirmed. Lechlade and Corsham drop down from Premier One to Premier Two Glos/Wilts, with Goatacre and Taunton St Andrews being elevated to Premier One. Claverham are relegated from Premier Two ... More

Week 18 WEPL review

THE most competitive WEPL Premier One campaign ever came to a close with Frocester and Downend both securing victories that ensured their safety after flirting with relegation. Frocester found themselves in the bottom two with four rounds of games to go but finished a remarkable third thanks to a 98-run victory over ... More

Week 18 Bristol & District round-up

TWYFORD House clinched promotion back to WEPL after a dramatic final day of action in the Senior Division of the Martin Berrill Bristol & District League. Frenchay began the last round of matches in the runners-up slot, three points ahead of Twyford in the battle to secure the second promotion slot behind Congresb... More

Week 18 Gloucestershire County League review

KINGSHOLM wrapped up the Greene King IPA Gloucestershire County League Division One title with a comfortable eight-wicket triumph away to Cranham. Ben Cambridge (3-9 from nine) and Matt Cayless (3-23 from six) shone as Cranham were bowled out for only 102 ahead of opener James Boon (57 not) helping Kingsholm race to the ... More

Everything to play for on an exciting – and tense! – last day of the league season

IT’S a bit of an understatement to say there are some big games looming on the final day of an enthralling season in the West of England Premier League. Promotions and relegations at every level are going down to the wire in this cross-county competition with significant knock-on effects set to be felt in the Somers... More

Downend and Bishopston prepare for Stuart Canvas Gloucestershire Cup final on Sunday

DOWNEND will be bidding to retain the Stuart Canvas Gloucestershire Cup when they face Bishopston in this year's final at Chipping Sodbury on Sunday (noon). Matt Jackson's side lifted the trophy 12 months ago after defeating Thornbury by 67 runs, Callum Loud crashing an unbeaten 118 from 125 balls and Praful Waghela ... More

Week 17 WEPL round-up

THE scene is set for a game to remember when Premier Two Glos/Wilts leaders Goatacre host nearest rivals Cheltenham on Saturday on the final day of the West of England Premier League. Goatacre remain top following a 101-run success away to Burbage & Easton Royal, and have a 12-point advantage over Cheltenham who ... More

Week 17 Bristol & District round-up

THE race to be promoted from the Bristol & District League to WEPL will go down to the final Saturday of the season with Frenchay and Twyford House still fighting it out to go up alongside Congresbury. The village side clinched the title with an exciting one-run win away to Downend 2s while there were also victories ... More