We are an active and friendly club that welcomes players and non-playing members from across a wide area with a strong social side always looking at ways to support and integrate with the local community.
Our Seniors have a full card of Sunday and T20 fixtures and we will be running the annual 6 a side Tournament and Open Day on June 15th. Many thanks to those who organise the Senior sides – never an easy task in this time-competitive world.
The Buckeroos had a wonderful 2018 in winning the NDCA U11 League, and our thanks again to all those, led by Simon Dodd, who helped coach them to their deserved triumph. They will now enter the U13 League as minnows again!
The LBWs played their first competitive matches last season, the highlight being their joint 1st place in the Marnhull Ladies Festival. We are hosting our First Ladies Tournament on May 12th and are very proud to be part of the early development of Ladies cricket in Dorset.
And we also have a Golf Society!
To all BWCC members and players.
Very sadly the ECB has just bowed to the obvious and issued new guidance that all recreational cricket is suspended for the foreseeable future.
Here is a brief summary about how that effects BWCC, but I’m very aware that you will all be far more concerned with the health of family and friends, and worrying too about businesses and jobs.
There will be no AGM as these are exceptional circumstances and I can’t believe that others aren’t in the same boat. The existing Committee will continue and we will have an EGM at the first sensible opportunity.
Cricket – all I have spoken to are in broad agreement that the very earliest that we might see cricket being able to be played again is not until July. Given the further information given out last week concerning the extension of ‘social distancing’ to possibly 6 months (or longer), I’m afraid that we do have to accept the real possibility that we may see no cricket at Buckhorn this season.
The ground – In the hope that cricket might start up again in late summer we will keep the square mown lightly (and probably lightly rolled just to get in reasonably flat) and the outfield kept tidy.
On behalf of the Committee please take the greatest of care and our thoughts with you all.
And let us hope and pray that before the end of the summer the noises of bat on ball, the muffled expletives and laughter as yet another catch goes down, and the happy clink of glasses will be heard again on our lovely ground.
All best, Robin
The Buckhorn Weston Village Community Trust will give an update on the situation regarding The Stapleton Arms to the Annual Parish Council Meeting.
For those interested, please come along to the APCM at
7:00pm Monday 2nd March 2020
Buckhorn Weston Village Hall.
Note 1: The APCM is at 7:00pm followed by the Full Parish Council Meeting at 7:30pm
Note 2: BW and KM Parish Council website: https://bwandkmpc.org/
Note 3: This information posted on behalf of BWVCT, www.bwvct.org.uk
The BWCC Annual Dinner and Awards evening will be held at the Buckhorn Weston Village Hall at 7pm Friday 8th November, smart casual dress code – club ties please! Tickets are £20 each (for a three course meal) available either via Robin or Cort. Awards will be awarded to both Men’s and Women’s Teams. Please return any awards to Robin ASAP please.
We are transferred this website to a new Host on 16th Aug 2019 and every seems to be working brilliantly. If you are reading this post, then you are looking at the new server.
Contact by email should also be much faster and more importantly, more reliable. As always, if you don’t get a reply within a day or two, please contact us by phone or personal email in the Fixture Card.
ps In case anyone is interested, we are now running on Stratagem.Host , a company based in Sutton Coldfield.
#CWC19CLUBS day and Six a Side tournament, BBQ and refreshments. Come and watch the action as four local teams battle it out for the Six a Side Trophy, play starts sharp at 12:30
All players (and parents) are reminded that Club Membership for the 2019 season is now due and membership forms are required to to be completed, and paid to be covered by our insurance. Forms are available in the clubhouse or using the links below, once complete please return to Cort Taylor with the appropriate payment. Full Adult Membership £30, LBWs £20, Youth £20. 10% discount for family members (2 or more) Please contact Cort if you want to make an electronic transfer, or have any questions