Cricket has a reputation for being a posh sport...we're not like that at all, we're very inclusive and cricket is widespread in Bolton...it's just everyday people who do every job under the sun Lesley Cryer
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Stories

Innocence of youth?

Innocence of youth?

Roy Pearce tells us about his time coaching the Wirksworth and Middleton Kwik Cricket team.

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Cricket in "the good old days"

Cricket in "the good old days"

Anura de Silva tells us how cricket was different in "the good old days"

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Hitting Sixes and Making Friends

Hitting Sixes and Making Friends

Charlotte Horton recalls her best memories of playing for Wirksworth & Middleton

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What happened to his rhythm?

What happened to his rhythm?

Ranjit Fernando tells us about a young bowler who found an 'interesting' way of keeping to the letter, if not the spirit, of a new regulation.

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The Final Over

The Final Over

Dan Willoughby shares a moving story about a must win match that goes right down to the last over.

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