This event celebrates the achievements of our city's most inspirational heroes.
The awards are for outstanding services to sport under the following categories:-
1.Young Achievers (under 18's) 5 sub categories
2. Senior Achievers (over 18) 6 sub categories
3. Special Contributions to Sport (5 sub categories)
4. ASDA Sporting Hero.
In section 3 our hardworking Chairman Dennis Nicholson has been nominated, and is a finalist, in the sub category, "Outstanding Service to Sport"
No one deserves this nomination more than Dennis and we all wish him well on March 5th.
Winter nets will commence on Wednesday, 4th February 2015, at Temple Moor school.
The sessions will be from 7.30 to 8.30pm at a cost of £3.00 per person per session.
The dates will be 4th, 11th, 25th February and the 4th, 11th, 18th and 25th of March.
Any new senior players who are interested in joining East Leeds for the coming season will be most welcome.
Good News. Thanks to Ryan Truswell's contact with local Junior schools, after a few years in the wilderness junior cricket is set to return to East Leeds.
A team has been admitted to the Leeds league under 11 competition.
Indoor training will start in February for juniors of any age.
Managed by Ryan and helpers, the juniors will receive coaching from ECB level 2 coaches.
When playng commences next year the club will be able to provide full kits and whites.
Family members will be welcome to view coaching sessions.
Any Juniors interested please contact the club in person or e-mail:-
Looking for a venue to hold a Party?
The East Leeds Cricket Club is available for hire, and is a great place for Birthdays, Christenings, Wedding Receptions etc etc.
There is an inside capacity for 130 people and, in good weather, a further 50 on the outside decking. This is a great area for BBQ's.
We have a fully stocked bar and kitchen facilities and can provide a Disco and DJ. Photos of your party can also be provided.
There is a disabled toilet, baby changing facilty and wheel chair access.
In the summer months the enclosed cricket field is ideal for children to use as a playing area.
Worried about drinking and driving? Wheels Private Hire is based in our car park which means a safe journey home.
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Number 6 proved a winner for Colin Burden & Beatties who share the pot of
Cannabis lamps help Warwickshire County Cricket Club's pitch
West Midlands Police gave the lamps free of charge to the club to use at their ground in Edgbaston, Birmingham.
The grow lights will be used to heat up the soil and replicate warmer conditions.
Warwickshire's ground is a venue for international matches, as well as county cricket.
Charlie Dagnall, a Test Match Special commentator and former Warwickshire bowler, said he backed the idea.
"If this is like sticking a greenhouse over the pitch and makes it more lively it can only be a good thing," he said
Admin Footnote: Anyone knowing of a redundant cannabis farm in the area, please notify the groundsman!!!!