Blowers and Lashings head to Southill Park

Some of the biggest names in cricket will arrive in Chronicle Country this week.

By The Newsroom
Friday, 17th June 2016, 12:00 pm
The Lashings at Eversholt in 2013
The Lashings at Eversholt in 2013

The famous Lashings All Stars XI will arrive at the picturesque venue of Southill Park on Thursday, June 23 for a special game.

They will take on The High Sheriff’s XI to raise funds for the High Sheriff’s charity Crimebeat.

Lashings Legends scheduled to appear will include Herschelle Gibbs, Saqlain Mushtaq, Gordon Greenidge, Geraint Jones, and special guest, the legendary radio Test Match Special commentator Henry ‘Blowers’ Blofeld.

Gates open to the public at 12.30pm and the match starts at 3pm. Entry is £6, £10 including a programme.

>> The Heritage Cup semi-finals are scheduled for Monday, June 20. Langford host Flitwick while Potton Town play Waresley.

>> The rearranged Butcher Shield challenge between Blunham and Southill Park at Ickwell is due to be played on Tuesday, June 21 at 6pm.