With some of the worst weather conditions preceding a cricket season in living memory, many county and club pre season fixtures are being postponed, cancelled or abandoned including Yorkshire's three-day friendly against Leeds/Bradford MCC Universities.
The Yorkshire Cricket Foundation (YCF) have come together with the Yorkshire Cricket Board (YCB) and Yorkshire County Cricket Club (YCCC) to support HALO, a learning disability service provided by Beeston’s community centre, Hamara.
The Yorkshire Cricket Foundation is delighted to announce that, following several generous contributions from Yorkshire County Cricket Club members, it has secured an exceptional and outstanding archive of memorabilia and correspondence relating to Brian Close from his family.
The Yorkshire Cricket Foundation has received initial support from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) for the Yorkshire’s Cricket Heritage: A Lasting Legacy project, it was announced today. Made possible by National Lottery players, the project aims to protect and celebrate Yorkshire’s cricketing heritage.