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GCC Annual Quiz Night, Friday, February 22nd @Grantchester Village Hall

Quiz night is back So get your team together and sign-up now! In other news, there has been a GCC Dinner recently, so read on for some gripping details and the inevitable pictures….

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An Evening with Blowers, Friday 26 April, 2019

Grantchester Cricket Club presents: ‘An Evening with Blowers’, Friday 26 April, 2019, 7pm, Enjoy an intimate evening and a unique opportunity to engage with one of English cricket’s greatest characters. Tickets available in the GCC Shop

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The 2019 GCC Annual Dinner, Friday January 11th

The Rupert Brooke

We are delighted to announce that this year’s GCC Annual dinner will take place in the private dining room of The Rupert Brooke in Grantchester on Friday, January 11th at 7 for 7:45pm. Four courses including cheese board, tea & coffee with beer and wine & beer available for purchase, all for only £…

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Congratulations to Ingunn & Knut

All of your GCC friends send you all their best wishes for a long and happy life together!

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Thiepval, 11th November, 2018

An occasional series of GCC accessories spotted out and about across the globe…

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A Yank At The Court Of King Arthur…

Grantchester C C had two representatives at the umpire and scorers conference at Lord’s on Saturday, 28th., October. Camice has been keen to qualify as an umpire after trying it this summer, keen enough to have already passed the online course. We’re both halfway through the classroom course

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It’s a Mystery (XI)

No Mystery

It’s still a bit of a Mystery but thanks to Charlie…

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2018 Season Summary

Success!

yep…a summary of GCC’s 2018 season!

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Pipped

No double for WW as he gets pipped at the post in the GCC 2018 Bowling averages…

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The Formerly Reigning Wrays, Reign Again…

WW

In record time, our fearless Captain brings you the GCC Batting Averages for the season 2018…

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Maurice Hyde

MCC Maurice

Maurice’s Eulogy given by David Burden of Highgate Taverners on 14/8/2018 and a few more images celebrating Maurice’s life.

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Maurice `Moriarty`, `Mo` Hyde. 1937 -2018

MCC Maurice

Moriarty (as many knew him at GCC) worked in advertising for Saatchi & Saatchi, played cricket for MCC, Finchley, Highgate Taverners, Stoics and many other sides. He was a longstanding member of the MCC and the first President of the reformed Grantchester CC.

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GCC vs The Flycatchers: Part 2

GCC’s middle order were clearly intent on not embarrassing the England team (or India, for that matter) in terms of the number (or lack of number, to be more precise) of runs produced by the traditional engine room of any team. This collapse greeted me upon my arrival and was so rapid that I …

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GCC vs Flycatchers, Scores tied with one ball to go…

Martin Baker

A new classic or to quote the stroke making SL “It’s up there with the legendary Reach match in the GGC classic fixture category” While missing the denouement, the camera was there earlier and has the following to share. ps Check out the newly added season finale on Sept 8th

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Great Lives

TK reports…. Had I have paid more attention to BBC Radio 4’s Great Lives all those years ago I’d have passed my History ‘O’ Level – though maybe only at the second attempt. I’ve listened for years. Its mix of enthusiast and expert as they deliver, by now, hundreds of half hour, biographies would have …

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