Howzat! UK cricketing equipment continues to take the wicket Down Under

Australia remains the UK’s largest export market for cricket equipment. Cricket and polo equipment sales to Australia were worth over £1 million in 2014. England and Australia are fierce rivals on the cricket field, but relations are more amicable when it comes to exports of cricketing equipment from the UK to the land Down Under. Trade … Read more

Sports Development bowled over by Kwik Cricket tournament success

St Helens Council’s Sports Development team would like to congratulate all the schools who played in the Year 6 schools Kwik Cricket Tournament at Ruskin Drive. Organised by the School Games Officer, Damien Keegan – in partnership with Lancashire County Cricket, the tournament allowed the younger cricketers of St Helens to showcase their talents in … Read more

Was Richie Benaud arguably the greatest sports commentator of all time?

The world of cricket, and indeed the wider world of sport, has lost one of its greatest voices following the sad passing of Richie Benaud. Richie Benaud was arguably the iconic voice of cricket over a period spanning 40 years of commentating, in which he lit up the sporting summers of cricket fans in particular, … Read more

Scott Rees & Co enter Seventh Innings with Skelmersdale Cricket Club

Scott Rees & Co Solicitors have announced that they will be renewing their sponsorship of Skelmersdale Cricket club for a seventh consecutive year, as they continue to be ‘bowled over’ by their partnership with the club. It means that the ground where the team play their home matches will remain as Scott Rees Park for … Read more