Beds claim bragging rights

Bedouins v Enville at Enville– Wednesday, 22 August 2012 Beds win by 4 runs Liverpool v Everton, City v United, Barca v Real Madrid, Brentford v QPR – none have the same intense rivalry to match this game. Bedouins turned out to play their landlords on Wednesday in a keenly fought local derby, with both … [Read more…]

Halifax – a step too far

SSP v Bedouins at Blackley CC – Sunday, 12 August 2012 Bedouins lost by 23 runs Mr Chairman writes: The Bedouins had their second game within a week at Halifax against SSP.  The annual meeting with “our friends from the north” proved just a step too far, with the Beds going down to a mostly … [Read more…]

An Open and shut case

Open GI v Bedouins at Ombersley – Wednesday, 8 August 2012 Beds win by 14 runs Mr Chairman writes: The picturesque Ombersley cricket ground on a perfect summer evening; the church clock chiming the hours in the background; the click of bowls on the adjacent bowling green; doves cooing in the long grass; ………. Whoops, … [Read more…]


Bedouins v Pedmore House – Wednesday, 1 August 2012 Beds lost by 36 runs Spratters writes: The start was delayed due to a heavy storm just before six, so it was after 6.30 when the players squelched their way onto the square. Pedmore house batted first, Spratters and Pearson opening the bowling for the Beds. … [Read more…]