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History

Following the formation of the Southern League (SL) in 1969, a general inquiry in 1970 initiated by Noel Fisher showed a widespread interest among clubs tired of the surfeit of draws in ‘friendly’ cricket and looking for a competitive edge with rewards, in the form of promotion, for success.

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Ground standards

The ground standards for the league are presented below in two forms: [google-drive-embed url="https://drive.google.com/a/netlogin.co.uk/uc?id=0B3QY7cJt4GpaekNlbDFKYXRpUE0&export=download" title="FINAL GROUND STANDARDS.xls"...

Ground report forms are available here as a direct file download, it seems that Windows 10 has a problem with downloading the whole file for printing.   Only certain cells can have data entered!   CD1 & CD2 ground report form.   [google-drive-embed...

AGM 2017 Papers and results of proposed motions

Following the AGM the results of all the proposed motions are presented in the following document. [google-drive-embed url="https://drive.google.com/a/netlogin.co.uk/file/d/0B3QY7cJt4GpaS0cwUVZocndTRTA/preview?usp=drivesdk" title="AGM reults of motions.pdf"...

TONY BROWN

Octogenarian cricket lover and Fareham & Crofton grounds stalwart Tony ‘Bomber’ Brown died in early April after a long and courageous battle against cancer. He was 82. Tony had been actively involved with the Bath Lane club for over 50 years and was a much respected...

2017 Withdrawals & Penalties

Withdrawals The following teams have withdrawn from the league since the fixtures have been published: Wherwell II South Newton Hurstbourne Priors These divisions will continue with a team short for the remainder of the season. Please be aware that these...

HCL Quiz

The annual HCL quiz has now completed two rounds. The results from Round 1 are:   [google-drive-embed url="https://drive.google.com/a/netlogin.co.uk/file/d/0B3QY7cJt4GpaMjVqTjlCNGdncDQ/preview?usp=drivesdk" title="HCL Quiz 2017 Round 1 Results.doc"...

RAM cricket

The sales company RAM who supply Rugby and Cricket equipment have made an offer for all clubs to benefit. The details are in the leaflet:   [google-drive-embed...

Vice Chairman Tony Brown

As many will know Tony 'Bomber' Brown had been part of the HCL for more than 25 years in his capacity as a member of the Grounds and Amenities section and in later years as vice chairman of the league management committee. he retired at the 2017 AGM.   The league...