Date: 6th Dec 2016
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December

06/12/2016 - FIXTURES 2017
All eleven divisions

04/12/2016 - L&DCC INDOOR COMPETITION REACHES FINALS EVENING
Burscough, Orrell and Rainford fight it out.

02/12/2016 - SCORPION CRICKET STINGS THE COMP WITH THEIR SUPPORT
Second sponsor partner announced

November

27/11/2016 - ICON SPORTS ANNOUNCED AS KIT PARTNER TO THE COMP.
Sports Clothing and Equipment Company becomes the first sponsor partner.

25/11/2016 - SOUTHPORT and BIRKDALE, COLWYN BAY and LIVERPOOL ALL TO HOST COUNTY CRICKET THIS SUMMER
Fixtures announced.

21/11/2016 - PRESCOT READY FOR THEIR ODYSSEY IN THE COMP.
Long term plan pays off.

18/11/2016 - SOUTHPORT TRINITY STRENGTHEN AFTER ENJOYING THEIR FIRST YEAR
Smith and Van der Walt return to the Rookery

14/11/2016 - HASEEB HAMEED'S BRILLIANT DEBUT. Well done from all in the Comp.
Formby skipper Ian Cockbain full of praise.

03/11/2016 - CAUTIOUS COMPLIMENTS FROM THE DISCIPLINARY CHAIRMAN.
Richard McCullagh's annual report shows significant improvement

02/11/2016 - RONNIE COCKBAIN - Funeral Arrangements
Updated

October

29/10/2016 - LEVEL OF FINES UNACCEPTABLE - CLUBS NEED TO ABIDE BY RULES.
Concern expressed at End of Season Meeting; Minutes are released, see link at end of article

25/10/2016 - A SAD TIME AS THE COMPETITION LOSES TWO OF ITS FINEST PLAYERS
John Lonsdale and Ronnie Cockbain pass away.

22/10/2016 - BE AN UMPIRE! NO, REALLY, WE NEED YOU........ with contact details
TWO LEVEL 1 COURSES THIS WINTER - NOT ONE!

19/10/2016 - 2017 PLAYER DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME
Applications now invited

17/10/2016 - EDWARDS TAKES OVER AT LYTHAM BUT PAYS TRIBUTE TO SKEM
..... as he returns to Scott Rees Park.

11/10/2016 - LCB KNOCK OUT CUP 2017
Northern draw Ormskirk in the first round!

10/10/2016 - HIGHFIELD’S SUCCESSFUL SEASON
A wider view, it's not just about cups .........

07/10/2016 - ECB KO 2017 DATES 45/45 AND 20/20
+ Entry Form for the 45/45

02/10/2016 - ROLL OF HONOUR FOR SEASON 2016
Congratulations to all Winners and Runners up

September

25/09/2016 - REFLECTIONS ON GREAT LAST DAY FOR S&B and HIGHTOWN ST MARY'S
Firth "dumbfounded " by events

18/09/2016 - LAST DAY DRAMA AS S&B and HIGHTOWN ST MARY'S ARE PROMOTED
Northop Hall go down with Maghull

16/09/2016 - WEEK 22: STILL ALL TO PLAY FOR IN DIVISION 1 AND THE TOP OF DIVISION 2.
Leigh to receive the John Tristram Trophy

11/09/2016 - CONGRATULATIONS TO LEIGH, ECB PREMIER LEAGUE CHAMPIONS 2016
Rainford and Birkenhead Park relegated to Division 1

08/09/2016 - JOHN and MYRA RECEIVE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
Fully deserved after years of voluntary service to cricket.

05/09/2016 - FORMBY TRIUMPH IN RAY DIGMAN
Bootle finish just short in the Echo.

02/09/2016 - LEIGH READY FOR TITLE RUN-IN.
Foster determined to play positively.

August

29/08/2016 - COMP U18s ARE READERS LANCASHIRE INTER-LEAGUE 2016 CHAMPIONS!
......for the 3rd year running!

28/08/2016 - WEEK 19 RESULTS: 5 Home wins in Premier; Ainsdale beat Fhesketh to go clear in Div 1.
Leigh strengthen position at top as Ormskirk beat Northern and Formby's win keeps them in the mix. Colwyn Bay nearing safety. Pursuers in Div 1 have mixed day with Burscough and NLW joining in.

27/08/2016 - FULL DETAILS OF ALL WEEK 19 and GAMES involving the COMP over a busy weekend. Crucial encounters at Ormskirk v Northern and Ainsdale v Fleetwood Hesketh
Good Luck to Ormskirk on Sunday at South Northumberland in the Royal London Semi Final and to U18's in the Readers Final on BH Monday.

23/08/2016 - INDOOR CRICKET RETURNS Applications now invited
Thursdays in October and November

21/08/2016 - WEEK 18 RESULTS. IT'S A FORMBY v COLWYN BAY RAY DIGMAN FINAL
Northern still top but Leigh close gap. 24 points split top four in Division 1 after Sefton Park's win. Caldy and Sutton both win as fight for survival hots up.

20/08/2016 - WEEK 18 FIXTURES
Please could all clubs take note of the posting below on Clubmark.

19/08/2016 - CLUBMARK 2016 - AN IMPORTANT REMINDER TO CLUBS
DEADLINE DATE ......

18/08/2016 - POTENTIAL TRAVEL PROBLEMS THIS WEEKEND
Southport Flower Show and Kingsway (Wallasey) Tunnel.

14/08/2016 - SUPER SUNDAY FOR THE COMP AS ALL THREE REP SIDES WIN.
Formby beat Bootle to claim Mike Leddy Trophy.

13/08/2016 - WEEK 17 FIXTURES
Mike Leddy Cup and Senior and U18 Rep sides on Sunday.

13/08/2016 - WEEK 17: NORTHERN EDGE CLEAR; RAINFORD and BIRKENHEAD PARK NOT DONE YET.
Division 1 remains wide open; race for second spot in Division 2 hots up.

12/08/2016 - COLWYN BAY BUCKLE DOWN TO THE BUSINESS OF SURVIVAL
...................... the view from Penrhyn Avenue.

09/08/2016 - PITCH AND SPIRIT MARKS UP TO THE 30TH JULY 2016
2016's second tranche of these collated marks from the umpire's cards.

08/08/2016 - RESULTS of the NatWestT20 Area Finals
and the participants in the Regional Finals

07/08/2016 - WEEK 16 RESULTS
Northern stay top as Leigh beat Ormskirk to remain second; Ainsdale march on; Skelmersdale lose but are still clear.

06/08/2016 - WEEK 16 FIXTURES
Ormskirk in Area T20 Finals on Sunday

05/08/2016 - BURSCOUGH PLAYING IT COOL.
All to play for at top and bottom of Division 1

01/08/2016 - COMP U25ish WIN IN LAST OVER THRILLER AGAINST MCC
......with one ball to spare!

July

31/07/2016 - ORMSKIRK IN NATIONAL SEMIS; ORMSKIRK 2nds WIN CHRYSALIS TROPHY; COLWYN BAY TRIUMPH IN DIGMAN.
Bohannon leads Glayzer's men to triumph at Bamford Fieldhouse

30/07/2016 - Week 15 RESULTS. 2nd X1 T20 FINALS DAY AT LEIGH TODAY
Good Luck to Ormskirk at Bamford Fieldhouse in National KO today.

26/07/2016 - RETURN YOUR TROPHIES!
Many thanks to the clubs that have already done this but ......

24/07/2016 - WEEK 14 RESULTS - IT'S CLOSE AT THE TOP IN PREMIER and DIVISION 1
Northern top Premier and Ainsdale share Div 1 top slot with Wigan.

23/07/2016 - WEEK 14 FIXTURES
Good luck to Ormskirk in Lancs KO on Sunday.

20/07/2016 - SOUTHPORT AND BIRKDALE ENJOY FOUR GREAT DAYS.
Lancashire lost a thriller but cricket was the winner.

17/07/2016 - ORMSKIRK ARE T20 CHAMPIONS
New Brighton beaten in final.

16/07/2016 - WEEK 13 ACTION. plus L&DCC ECBT20 FINALS DAY
New Brighton, Northern, Lytham and Ormskirk battle it out on Sunday

12/07/2016 - WAVERTREE'S INITIATIVE LEADS TO BLIND and VISUALLY IMPAIRED CHALLENGE MATCH
Friday 15 July at Sandown Lane.

11/07/2016 - SUPER SIX in the LANCASHIRE ACADEMY SQUAD
All set for the Shrewsbury School festival this week.

11/07/2016 - SEMI FINAL DRAWS MADE AT CRICKET COMMITTEE AND COIN TOSSES CONDUCTED FOR U16 & U21 t20 COMPETITIONS' UNPLAYED MATCHES
The draws for the Ray Digman Trophy and the Chester Cup were made by the Cricket Committee tonight.

10/07/2016 - WEEK 12 REVIEW. ORMSKIRK beat WOLVERHAMPTON in National; COLWYN BAY lose in Welsh Cup; FORMBY beat BOOTLE in Digman.
Rep team lose to Pennine.

08/07/2016 - League Representative Team for Sunday's clash against Pennine League
1pm at New Brighton

07/07/2016 - REMINDER OF SCOPE AND NOTIFICATIONS OF ANY DISCIPLINARY ACTION.
Wider than the Comp.

03/07/2016 - WEEK 11 RESULTS and ROUND UP.
Leigh, Burscough and Skelmersdale all win to stay on top.

02/07/2016 - WEEK 11 ACTION
Weather permitting!

01/07/2016 - SKELMERSDALE ENJOYING THEIR 125th YEAR
Good run has taken them to the top.

June

26/06/2016 - WEEK 10 RESULTS.
Leigh and Northern continue as top two in Premier; Burscough thwarted by Wigan last pair; Skelmersdale still clear in Division 2

25/06/2016 - WEEK 10 FIXTURES TODAY
Top two in Division 1 clash at School Lane; Premier leaders Leigh travel to Wallasey.

24/06/2016 - BURSCOUGH STILL "A WORK IN PROGRESS" AFTER EXCELLENT START
"Old man" Murray playing a key role.

19/06/2016 - WEEK 9 : LEIGH GO TOP AFTER WIN OVER NORTHERN
Tightening up in Division 1.

18/06/2016 - WEEK 9 FIXTURES Top two clash with Northern at Leigh
Bootle travel to Ormskirk

13/06/2016 - CUP DRAWS MADE AT CRICKET COMMITTEE TONIGHT
The fourth round draws for the Ray Digman Trophy and the Chester Cup were made by Cricket Committee members as follows.

12/06/2016 - WEEK 8 RESULTS. TOP TWO IN PREMIER BOTH WIN as CRICKET BEATS THE WEATHER
S&B take advantage in Division 1 whilst Skelmersdale win thriller in Division 2

11/06/2016 - WEEK 8 FIXTURES
Fingers crossed for fine weather.

10/06/2016 - CALL FROM MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE FOR CLUBS TO SORT OUT AND AGREE CUP TIE DATES
Situation is getting critical.

09/06/2016 - AINSDALE OPENING PAIR READY FOR BIG GAME AT BURSCOUGH
Barlow's men looking for third successive win

08/06/2016 - ZELEM and SEPHTON LEAD THE WAY IN RUNS and WICKETS
Division 1 and 2 stats to be highlighted next week.

05/06/2016 - WEEK 7. SEPHTON and MCKIERNAN BOWL NORTHERN and LEIGH INTO TOP SPOTS.
Skelmersdale and Old Xaverians continue on

04/06/2016 - WEEK 7: TODAY'S ACTION
Ormskirk at Formby; Northern at Rainhill.

01/06/2016 - RADIO MERSEYSIDE TALKS CRICKET WITH THE COMP
We hit the airwaves with John Williams, Mike Bishop and Ian Robinson

May

30/05/2016 - JOHN ARMSTRONG CALLS TIME
Ormskirk run machine decides to retire.

29/05/2016 - NORTHERN BEAT ORMSKIRK TO JOIN THEM ON TOP
Burscough and Wigan make running in Division 1 ; Slkelmersdale and Old Xaverians lead Division 2

28/05/2016 - TODAY'S ACTION. WEEK 6.
Ormskirk at Northern; Burscough host S&B; St Helens Town visit Alder.

26/05/2016 - EVERYONE COUNTS AT RAINFORD
Promoted side enjoying surprise start

24/05/2016 - CALDY YOUNGSTERS HAVE A GREAT DAY AT OLD TRAFFORD
Form Guard of Honour at NatWest T20 Blast

23/05/2016 - COUNTY CRICKET IN THE COMP.
Southport and Birkdale and Colwyn Bay hosting matches.

21/05/2016 - WEEK 5 FIXTURES as ROWLAND TAKES OVER AT NEW BRIGHTON.
All best wishes to Martyn Evans

15/05/2016 - BOOTLE, LEIGH and SEFTON PARK progress in Ray Digman as ORMSKIRK top Premier Division
Tight at the top in Division 1 with St Helens 4 from 4 in Division 2.

14/05/2016 - WEEK 4. THIS WEEK'S ACTION.
Leaders Bootle at Formby.

12/05/2016 - RAINHILL READY TO MAKE AN IMPACT
Greater strength in depth at Station Terrace

10/05/2016 - RAY DIGMAN AND CHESTER CUP ROUND 3 DRAWS
Reminder to clubs to arrange T20 games.

09/05/2016 - AINSDALE, PARKFIELD, NEWTON LE WILLOWS, RAINHILL and BIRKENHEAD PARK progress in Ray Digman
Wins for Ainsdale 2nds and Caldy 2nds in the Chester.

06/05/2016 - WEEK THREE ACTION.
Northern visit Bootle; Only two unbeaten teams in Divison 1 Highfield and Burscough clash; Div 2 leaders St Helens entertain Wavertree

04/05/2016 - LIVERPOOL ECHO COVERAGE
A message from Paul Edwards

01/05/2016 - NORTHERN and RAINHILL MAKE EARLY RUNNING with HIGHFIELD and ST HELENS TOWN also on top
RAY DIGMAN: Northop Hall too good for New Brighton and Formby beat Wallasey.

01/05/2016 - LIVERPOOL ECHO: MIDL&DCC COVERAGE UPDATED
Paul Edwards: Thanks and a request for more photo's

April

30/04/2016 - TODAY'S ACTION - WEEK TWO
With fingers crossed for the weather but it's still a two jumper job.

29/04/2016 - FLEETWOOD HESKETH READY FOR THE CHALLENGE THIS SEASON
Positivity is the key word at Sea Cop.

28/04/2016 - ECB HONOURS BOARD RETURNS. THIS WEEKS PERFORMERS LISTED HERE.
Not all will be on it

24/04/2016 - SHOCKS AND TONS OF RUNS AS RAINFORD, RAINHILL AND WALLASEY START WITH WINS
Bootle and Northern also off the mark

22/04/2016 - THIS SATURDAY'S FIXTURES
Paul Edwards previews Week One of the ECB Premier League

20/04/2016 - OPENING UP LOOKING TO RECRUIT VOLUNTEERS
Three specific roles identified

17/04/2016 - ZIMBABWE SKIPPER TO JOIN HIGHTOWN ST MARY'S
Tatenda Taibu heading for Sandy Lane

16/04/2016 - SATURDAYS RAY DIGMAN AND CHESTER CUP RESULTS
Digman wins for Ainsdale, Maghull, Highfield,Lytham and Southport Trinity who complete a double over Sutton

14/04/2016 - SATURDAY 16 APRIL. IMPORTANT CLARIFICATION OF RULE VARIATION AND "LOCKED" GAMES
Play if you can - re-arrange if you can't.

12/04/2016 - THIS SATURDAY. THE MESSAGE IS PLAY IF YOU CAN - RE-ARRANGE IF YOU CANNOT
League responds to clubs having difficulties.

05/04/2016 - ST HELENS TOWN REVIVING ON ALL FRONTS
Club looking to bounce back in 2016

03/04/2016 - NORLEY HALL and WAVERTREE IMPROVE FACILITIES
Comp's small grants scheme takes effect

01/04/2016 - LIVERPOOL ECHO INVITATION KNOCK-OUT CUP DRAW

March

25/03/2016 - MIKE DIXON APPOINTED AS LANCASHIRE 2nd X1 SCORER
Joins Chris Rimmer in a Comp-County double.

21/03/2016 - NEW SEASON - NEW SPONSOR
M1 Dental continue support from Med Imaging

19/03/2016 - NEW BRIGHTON LOOKING FOR A REPEAT IN 2016
Evans recognises that it will be tougher this year.

17/03/2016 - OPENING UP SPORTING DINNER
Ronnie Irani plus entertainment. Saturday 26 March

13/03/2016 - LARGEST REPRESENTATIVE CRICKET PROGRAMME EVER IN 2016
U12, U14, U16/17, U18, U21, Seniors all in action

06/03/2016 - CHRIS RIMMER APPOINTED AS COUNTY OFFICIAL SCORER
Sutton's finest scores his way to the top

04/03/2016 - TRINITY READY FOR A RETURN TO THE COMP
Club and players raring to go - says skipper Phil Buck

02/03/2016 - PAUL EDWARDS IS THE NEW MAN AT THE ECHO
Cricket writer will cover the Comp and the Cheshire County League.

February

29/02/2016 - OVER 40's CRICKET
We're having another go in 2016

26/02/2016 - SEVEN IMPROVEMENT GRANTS AWARDED TO HELP CLUBS IMPROVE FACILITIES
24 bids received in overwhelming response from clubs

24/02/2016 - HARRY SHARROCK
The death of Upton CC's President is reported

17/02/2016 - DRAWS FOR EIGHT CUP COMPETITIONS NOW PUBLISHED.
Northern host Bootle in high profile opener; New 3rd X1 Cup named after Mike Leddy.

11/02/2016 - SIGNED and SEALED, NOW S+B HAVE TO DELIVER.
County three year staging agreement signed at West Lancs Cricket Society Meeting.

08/02/2016 - COLWYN BAY GEARING UP FOR A STRONG RETURN TO THE TOP FLIGHT
Falleh not returning but replacement in hand.

06/02/2016 - JOHN BROWN - Funeral Arrangements
Friday 19 February

04/02/2016 - GARY KNIGHT JOINS LYTHAM
Church Road outfit aiming high in 2016

03/02/2016 - WALKING CRICKET COMES TO ST HELENS
Age UK initiative supported by Rainford CC

January

29/01/2016 - LUIS REECE SIGNS FOR LEIGH
Lewis Jackson also signs as new skipper Tom Foster gears up for 2016.

26/01/2016 - UPDATE: MiL&DCC CLUB IMPROVEMENT GRANT SCHEME
Incorrect email used, please check your application form!

24/01/2016 - A FLAVOUR OF THE SOUTH AFRICA v ENGLAND TEST SERIES
An extract from a daily blog produced by Geoff Wellsteed, Author and Secretary of the Cheshire County Cricket League

22/01/2016 - L&DCC CLUBS IMPROVEMENT GRANT SCEME
£5000 released by Management Committee over next two years

17/01/2016 - TASMANIAN BOWLER JACKSON BURNS JOINS S&B
Strengthening the attack at Trafalgar ..........

13/01/2016 - AGM 2016: RESULTS OF VOTES
Outcomes from the meeting: a rapid summary hot off the press!

09/01/2016 - JOSH BIRCH: YOUNG BARBADIAN IS A HUGE BOOST TO WAVERTREE

06/01/2016 - TAYLOR TAKES OVER THE REINS AT HIGHFIELD
A new skipper at Billinge Road ......

01/01/2016 - HAPPY NEW YEAR
There's a lot to look forward to in 2016!