Photo of tea being taken in game against Nomads

May 16, 2016


Match Report GFCC v Nomads 15/05/16

The Team: D Hewett (*), S Pande, M Cartmel (†) , J Andrew, R Barraclough, B Doran, N Gibson, B Steed, J Nicholas, J Butts, P Findlay The match report for this game starts with a huge thank you to Mike, Sachin and Jack for even getting the game on. 24 hours earlier it was not going […]

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April 25, 2016

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Match Report – Winsley v GFCC 24/04/16

The Team D Hewett (*) S Pande M Cartmel (†) A Logan T Clements Luke Mitten J Andrew R Barraclough B Doran S Lovell N Gibson The game started in the time honoured GFCC tradition of Duncan (skip) losing the toss and we were asked to field. Some tight bowling, and good fielding (yes I […]

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Return to Cricket 2016

January 9, 2016

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Return to Cricket 2016

Return to Cricket has Returned! Starting on Sunday March 6th the Golden Fleece Cricket Club is once more organising a series of net and coaching sessions for all of you who once dreamed of scoring the final runs in an Ashes series, or thought that bowling Hashim Amla out in the Third Test v South […]

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February 13, 2015

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Return to Cricket 2015

Return to Cricket 2015

Good news! In association with Wiltshire County Council we are once again running our Return to Cricket coaching sessions. What this means is really simple: For 10 weeks from February 15th there is FREE coaching and nets on Sunday evenings at Melksham Oak Community School starting at 7pm. All you need is an interest in […]

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August 11, 2014

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Asda Charity Match


Saturday 16th August The Golden Fleece Cricket club will be playing a fun 30 overs  match versus ASDA at our home ground in Whitley on Saturday 16th August. This is the event that was postponed due to bad weather earlier in this year. We need players to represent the Fleece in this match. This is […]

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May 6, 2014

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Away Versus Christian Malford


Captain Howard Fountain fielded  a team including several debutants in our first match of the season. A spirited bowling display from the Fleece held a strong Christian Malford team to 209 in their 40 overs. Adrian Crouch turned down his opportunity of a hat-trick, whilst Bernie Doran is still on a hat-trick after taking two […]

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February 10, 2014

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Return to Cricket 2014

Return to Cricket

Following the success of last year’s Return to Cricket, the Golden Fleece Cricket Club is once again offering free coaching and nets to men and women over the age of 18. Some people played cricket in their younger days but for one reason or another left the game. Other people have never played the cricket […]

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October 17, 2013

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Tree Support Fund


We have been successful in our application to the Woodland Trust for a Free Tree Pack. 420 Trees will be arriving at my house in the first week of November. We will have an “event” probably on the weekend of 9th and 10th November to plant them the following weekend. But people are welcome to […]

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October 8, 2013

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Woodland Trust Free Trees


The Golden Fleece Cricket Club are delighted to have been awarded a free tree pack from The Woodland Trust as part of their Free Tree Pack Scheme. Each spring and autumn the Woodland Trust supplies free tree packs to community groups, schools and youth groups across the UK. Packs enable groups to plant more trees, […]

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May 28, 2013

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Kissing Gate to nowhere!

Kissing gate

The Golden Fleece Cricket Club has been in the news recently. Not for the grand opening of our new pavilion or the first match at our new ground, but for the kissing gate that Wiltshire Council installed for us in the new field at Haines Croft. We have had articles on the BBC website and […]

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