Posts Tagged: on the square

On the Square with Dave ‘Rambo’ Ramsbottom

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Next up in ‘On the Square with’, is former 2nd XI captain, Dave ‘Rambo’ Ramsbottom. Rambo is another familiar face around the club, having been a member for 35 years. Those of us fortunate enough to have played cricket under Rambo will be familiar with his aggressive batting style and passionate captaincy. To many of…
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On the square with Jez Thomas

Jez and Jack FCC

Next up in our Q & A feature is club Welfare Officer, Jez Thomas. Jez is an extremely popular and well known face around the club having represented Fordhouses CC at every level – from youth team to 1st XI. Jez was a formidable quick opening bowler back in the late 90’s/early 00’s, where he…
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On the Square with Peter Jones

Peter Jones & Brian Ticker James Fordhouses Cricket Club

Second up in our new Q & A feature is club Chairman, Peter Jones. Many of our younger members won’t remember the ‘Botham esk’ long locks or the handlebar moustache that adorned the man responsible for some of the fastest bowling in the league. In later years that pace turned to guile, with the infamous,…
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On The Square with Roy Salter

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First up in a new Q & A series called ‘On the Square’ is Roy Salter. In his day, Roy was one of the finest players at the club and part of the all conquering team of  the 70’s. Just check out the pictures in the Brewer room and you’ll see plenty of Roy! You’ll…
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