Jim Houghton, one of the senior volunteers at the club, died suddenly last week. Jim had a long association with the club, joining as a 12 year old in 1946. He attended 5 annual camps between1949 –1954 and was an outstanding cricket player for the club.
Club member Matthew Gilligan aged 15 has won the GMFCYP James G Buckley Trophy. This is awarded to a young person who has made the most outstanding contribution to club life across the whole of the Greater Manchester area.
Matthew has been a key member of our young volunteers and he has shown outstanding maturity and leadership in helping at the club and in contributing to the clubs annual camp.