Club Withdrawals


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.


Since the fixtures were published the following clubs have withdrawn from the HCL

RD1SE: Salthill CC

CD4N: Silchester CC

W3: Headley CC

RD2SW New Milton CC IV team