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6 Jul 2020
You will have hopefully heard about yesterday's announcement from the ECB regarding the return of recreational cricket, which means club cricket is allowed to resume in England from 11th July 2020.
This is clearly a positive development, but the short notice given prese...
17 Jun 2020
We are pleased to reveal that the date for this year's annual dinner will be Friday 13th November, so something to add to the diary at least in these times of shrinking social interaction.
We will be returning to The Jugged Hare in Barbican. More details will appear her...
18 Mar 2020
Unfortunately, due to the ongoing situation with the Covid-19 outbreak, we have had to postpone the pre-season social on Thursday 2nd April.
We still hope to hold this event later in the year.
Also, the remaining pre-season net sessions have been cancelled following the...
7 Feb 2020
This year's winter training starts on Tuesday 25 Feb and then on the following six Tuesdays until 7 April. The full list of dates at the Lord's Indoor School nets is as follows...
Tuesday 25 February
Tuesday 3rd March
Tuesday 10th March
Tuesday 17th March
25 Nov 2019
This year’s annual dinner was a rumbustious occasion at The Jugged Hare.
Hon. Match Secretary Jonny Bridcut delivered a verbal report of the 2019 season. We were scheduled to play 21 matches, with nine wins, six losses, no draws and six cancellations. Almost all the rep...
3 Oct 2019
This year's AGM and dinner will take place on Friday 22 November in the Josephine Room at The Jugged Hare on Chiswell Street, near Barbican, from 7.30pm on the evening of Friday 22 November.
The AGM will precede the dinner at 6.45pm for those who wish to attend and will...
6 Aug 2019
In 2028 the Jesters turns 100 years old.
We would love to hold an event at Lord’s to celebrate the success of this wonderful club reaching such a milestone.
The Club has therefore set up a fund to which members can donate as little or as much as they wish towards the eve...
7 Jul 2019
End of the road? Hogs match at Warnford won't be going ahead this season
Hampshire Hogs (Sunday 7 July), Maidenhead & Bray (Sunday 14 July) and Weybridge (Sun 21 July) have, it's sad to report, all been called off.
Without the Dorset tour this year,...
26 Apr 2019
The 2019 fixture list has been hit with a triple whammy of cancellations.
The HAC outfield hasn’t recovered from some badly timed marquees and they have reluctantly pulled the plug on the Sunday 28th April fixture.
Badly timed marquees stop play
The Bedouin are really str...
13 Mar 2019
The fixtures for the 2019 season have been confirmed by Fixtures Secretary Jonny Bridcut. There are 21 games in total.
The biennial Pink Elephants fixture returns and Weybridge, who stepped in at the last minute last season to replace Newdigate, are retained. There is a...
Message from Hon. Sec, John Murphy
July 6, 2020
Annual dinner on 13th Nov at Jugged Hare
June 17, 2020
Club social, nets off; fixtures suspended
March 18, 2020