John Metcalfe


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.


It is sad to report the passing away of a former committee member of HCL, John Metcalfe.

Details of his funeral are:

The service for John is confirmed for Monday 17th June at 2.45 pm at St. Peter's Church, Goodworth Clatford, Nr Andover and after the service at The Royal Oak, Goodworth Clatford.

If you are hoping to attend the service, can you contact Anne Buckley by email please? [email protected]