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WESTMORLAND CRICKET LEAGUE: Shireshead extend lead to top after win over second-placed Heysham

8:54am Tuesday 19th August 2014

SHIRESHEAD extended their lead at the summit of Division One with a 49 run victory over nearest rivals Heysham.

Peter Wilson guides Shireshead to cup win over Milnthorpe

8:41am Tuesday 19th August 2014

SHIRESHEAD clinched the first part of a potential league and cup double as they retained the Hackney & Leigh Trophy with a 39 run victory over Milnthorpe at Bare Cricket Club.

Captains of Shireshead and Milnthorpe eye Hackney & Leigh cup glory

8:42am Wednesday 13th August 2014

HACKNEY & Leigh cup glory awaits for either Shireshead or Milnthorpe when the duo go head-to-head in Sunday’s final at Bare.

WESTMORLAND CRICKET LEAGUE: Silverdale’s Jon Mason pick of bowlers in one of just three games to go ahead as rain reigns supreme

3:57pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

JUST three games in all five divisions of the Westmorland Cricket League survived the region’s heavy downpour this weekend.

WESTMORLAND CRICKET LEAGUE: Arnside and Sedgwick's dramatic ending among highlights in round of rain-affected fixtures

The Westmorland Gazette:

2:31pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

ARNSIDE hit the winning runs with one ball to spare as they claimed a one wicket victory over Sedgwick in a rain-affected weekend of fixtures in the Westmorland Cricket League.

Westmorland Cricket League and historian John Glaister takes a look at the leading lights and those teams who may well be in trouble

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9:00am Friday 11th July 2014

Westmorland Cricket League mid-season report 2014 by WCL historian and advocate John Glaiste

Westmorland Cricket League skippers preview Division One T20 finals day as Shireshead, Windermere, Westgate and Warton bid for glory

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2:46pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

The Division One T20 finals day sponsored by Beaumont Bygones takes place at Carnforth CC’s Quarry Park on Sunday where Shireshead, Windermere, Westgate and Warton all bid for glory.

Ambleside climb league table after securing third win of campaign against high-flying Westgate

The Westmorland Gazette:

9:41am Thursday 3rd July 2014

AMBLESIDE claimed their third victory of the season after routing high-flying Westgate for just 88 at Rydal Road – picking up a vital 12 points in the process.

Warton's Alex Thistlethwaite scores maiden career century as Windermere battle for draw at Hyning Park

The Westmorland Gazette: Warton's Alex Thistlethwaite scores maiden career century as Windermere battled for draw at Hyning Park

5:27pm Wednesday 18th June 2014

ALEX Thislethwaite scored the maiden century of his career as Warton set Windermere an imposing total, but ultimately had to settle for a winning draw at Hyning Park.

Shireshead maintain position at Westmorland Cricket League Division One summit as Hackey & Leigh Cup takes centre stage

The Westmorland Gazette: Shireshead maintain position at Westmorland Cricket League Division One summit as Hackey & Leigh Cup takes centre stage

4:46pm Wednesday 11th June 2014

SHIRESHEAD maintained their position at the summit of Westmorland Cricket League Division One after claiming a winning draw from their clash with Ambleside at Clifton Park.

All-rounder Graeme Crowther claims five-wicket haul as Warton remain unbeaten after winning draw against Sedgwick

The Westmorland Gazette: All-rounder Graeme Crowther claims five-wicket haul as Warton remain unbeaten after winning draw against Sedgwick

5:15pm Wednesday 4th June 2014

UNBEATEN Warton were forced to settle for a winning draw against Sedgwick at Hyning Park, despite a five-wicket haul from all-rounder Graeme Crowther.

WIndermere's Oliver Killiner smashes consecutive tons as Queen's Park club net crucial win against Bolton le Sands

The Westmorland Gazette: Cricket Match

11:33am Thursday 29th May 2014

OLIVER Killiner smashed a brutal century as Windermere claimed their first victory of the season in fine style against bottom of the table Bolton le Sands at Main Road.

Shireshead's bright start to the season continues as reigning champions Arnside suffer first defeat of summer

The Westmorland Gazette: Shireshead's bright start to the season continues as reigning champions Arnside suffer first defeat of summer

10:00am Thursday 22nd May 2014

Shireshead march on after a commanding start to the season.

Westmorland Cricket League round-up: Silverdale recover dire situation to record remarkable victory against Milnthorpe at Park Road

The Westmorland Gazette: Arnside pile on the runs against Sedgwick

9:41am Thursday 8th May 2014

SILVERDALE rescued a seemingly dire situation to record a remarkable victory against Milnthorpe at Park Road despite posting only 79 in their innings.

Reigning champions Arnside start with win as Westmorland Cricket League swings back into action

The Westmorland Gazette: Victory: Warton spoil Ambleside's retun to top flight

8:27am Wednesday 30th April 2014

SKIPPER Adam Richardson and Adrian Lee were the stars of the show as reigning champions Arnside began their title defence with a solid 31-run victory against Silverdale at Cove Road.

“The covers come off” – a preview to the 2014 Westmorland Cricket League season by John Glaister, Historian and Advocate.

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11:00am Thursday 24th April 2014

Before a ball is bowled the 2014 Westmorland Cricket League (WCL) championship campaign is shaping up to be eagerly contested though there is an out and out favourite.

Late leveller sees Kendal Celtic draw with Ibis after two-goal half-time deficit

The Westmorland Gazette: Late leveller sees Kendal Celtic draw with Ibis after two-goal half-time deficit

5:01pm Wednesday 18th December 2013

OLIVER MILLS scored a late leveller as Kendal Celtic recovered from a two-goal half-time deficit to earn a share of the spoils against Ibis.

Shireshead and Forton see off Westgate in Hackney and Leigh trophy final

The Westmorland Gazette: Shireshead and Forton see off Westgate in Hackney and Leigh trophy final

11:23am Friday 23rd August 2013

SHIRESHEAD and Forton tasted victory in the final of the Hackney and Leigh trophy in a pulsating win over rivals Westgate at picturesque Silverdale.

Milnthorpe squeeze past Burneside as Arnside bandwagon rolls on

3:58pm Wednesday 10th July 2013

MILNTHORPE edged out Burneside by just one wicket to keep up the pressure at the top of the table.

Arnside bandwagon rolls on as Burneside and Milnthorpe also win

11:59am Wednesday 26th June 2013

THE battle between first and third went the way of league leaders Arnside as they put Westgate to the sword with 20 overs to spare in the second innings.

Arnside regain top spot as Shireshead slip to Milnthorpe; Windermere surprise Warton and Bare win first game of season

9:00am Thursday 13th June 2013

IT WAS a weekend of surprises in the Readers Westmorland Cricket League this weekend as table-topping Shireshead lost their first game of the season but bottom club Bare recorded maximum points over Trimpell.

Shireshead replace Arnside at the top while Baldwin hat-trick gives Milnthorpe first win

10:26am Wednesday 5th June 2013

SHIRESHEAD replaced Arnside at the top of the Readers Westmorland Cricket League when Arnside hung onto a draw against them on Saturday.

Bovis return to Warton cannot inspire Milnthorpe to victory in Westmorland League

9:00am Friday 31st May 2013

PHIL Bovis scored 72 on his return to Warton but that was not enough for his Milnthorpe side to pick up their first victory of the season as they were forced to accept a winning draw.

Report: MyTriClubWheelbase Spring Classic Cycle Sportive

The Westmorland Gazette: Report: MyTriClubWheelbase Spring Classic Cycle Sportive

3:50pm Wednesday 22nd May 2013

500 riders took part in the biggest field for the Kendal Sportive when challenging routes were made worse by the cold and wet conditions.

Only Westmorland League tie sees four wicket win for Ingleton

11:58am Wednesday 22nd May 2013

THE efforts of ground staff and players enabled Westgate to host the only game in the Westmorland League on Saturday.

Davidson smashes Arnside to success as Burneside and Bolton-le-Sands succeed in Westmorland League

9:00am Thursday 9th May 2013

ARNSIDE top the Readers Westmorland Cricket League after Alex Davidson smashed a match-winning performance past Bare on Saturday.

Arnside, Shireshead and Windermere start season with wins as rest of Westmorland league teams draw curtain-raisers

12:10pm Tuesday 30th April 2013

WITH three draws on the opening day of the Westmorland Cricket League, Arnside, Shireshead and Windermere took full advantage as they recorded victories to get their respective seasons off to good starts.

Westgate secure Treble with dramatic victory over Bare

The Westmorland Gazette: Westgate celebrate their Westmorland League triumph after beating Bare by 24 runs

6:00pm Wednesday 19th September 2012

WESTGATE completed the Treble by winning the Westmorland Cricket League in a dramatic climax to the season.

Westgate back on top as Warton held to winning draw going into final week

The Westmorland Gazette: Moffat bowls Burneside's Airey but that cannot stop Silverdale from defeat

10:00am Friday 14th September 2012

WESTGATE moved back to the top of the Westmorland Cricket League after crushing Ambleside in a defeat that confirmed the Lake District side’s relegation from the top tier.

Burneside title hopes dashed and Ambleside relegation fears worsen in Westmorland League

9:00am Saturday 8th September 2012

BURNESIDE’S hopes of winning the title were shot down as they were comfortbaly beaten by Shireshead, who keep up the pressure on top two Warton and Westgate.

The Sands of time are just too much for beaten Westgate

6:00pm Thursday 23rd August 2012

BOLTON-le-Sands skipper Dyson won a crucial toss and inserted the home side Westgate on a wet track in one of only two completed Westmorland Cricket League fixtures this weekend.

Windermere fall short against all-conquering Westgate

10:30am Thursday 16th August 2012

DAVID was unable to top Goliath but he was very close in the Westmorland Cricket League’s showpiece cup competition final.

Warton cut Westgate lead to three points as Sedgwick lose battle at the bottom

11:12am Wednesday 15th August 2012

WARTON put themselves right in the mix for the Westmorland Cricket League title as they defeated Westgate to move within three points of the long-time leaders.

Holder coup for league's big day

2:00pm Sunday 12th August 2012

Division Two leaders Windermere face a David and Goliath test against Division One front-runners Westgate in the final of the Hackney & Leigh Cup today (Sunday).

Holme is where the heart is in T20 triumph

5:00pm Friday 10th August 2012

HOLME won the Division Two Twenty20 Final at Silverdale on Sunday in dramatic fashion, with Westgate emerging triumphant in the Division One encounter.

Two derby matches survive rain in Westmorland Cricket League

1:00pm Friday 10th August 2012

SILVERDALE versus Arnside became a ‘Thirty30’ match thanks to a two-and-a-half hour rain delay at the start of proceedings.

Division Two Windermere through to final after semi-final success over Warton

10:00am Thursday 26th July 2012

DIVISION Two Windermere reached the final of the Hackney and Leigh Cup with a narrow success over Warton.

Arnside stun Westgate as Ambleside win second match of season

10:00am Thursday 19th July 2012

ARNSIDE did the Westmorland Cricket League a favour by causing a huge upset against league leaders Westgate.

Arnside and Warton contest thriller as Shireshead keep up pressure on Westgate

The Westmorland Gazette: Mark Clarkson hits 88 but Bolton-le-Sands couldn't quite get over the line against Sedgwick

12:54pm Tuesday 10th July 2012

THREE different results were still possible with the last ball of the game in a thriller between Arnside and Warton.

Westgate march on as Ambleside lose in battle at the bottom

4:21pm Tuesday 3rd July 2012

WESTGATE pulled 20 points clear at the top of the Readers Westmorland League with an easy success over Silverdale.

Burneside title hopes dealt blow in Silverdale defeat

9:00am Thursday 28th June 2012

BURNESIDE’S title hopes were dealt a blow after they lost by 94 runs to Silverdale, who bounced back from a couple of poor results.

Shireshead continue defence of T20 crown as rain cancels weekend action

4:00pm Friday 22nd June 2012

RAIN caused havoc in the Westmorland Cricket League this weekend and no matches were completed.

Westgate lose unbeaten run in top-of-the-table thriller

The Westmorland Gazette: Burneside bowled well to get Westgate all out for 119

1:17pm Tuesday 12th June 2012

WESTGATE’S unbeaten start to the season was brought to a shattering end by second-placed Burneside with a four-wicket triumph.

Sedgwick find their own Silver lining with dramatic win in Westmorland League

The Westmorland Gazette: Milnthorpe's Andrew Pennington takes one to the gut on his way to 56 as his side defeat Ambleside

2:00pm Thursday 7th June 2012

SEDGWICK produced the shock of the weekend, beating Silverdale with just one ball left in a thriller at Sedgwick House.

Westgate win clash-of-the-titans and Silverdale progress up league

The Westmorland Gazette: Darren Barber (batting) watches as the ball goes agonisingly close to the wicket in Arnside's game against Ambleside

1:14pm Wednesday 30th May 2012

SILVERDALE moved up to third in the Readers Westmorland Cricket League with a three-wicket successs over Milnthorpe.

Silverdale edge North Lancashire derby as Warton miss chance to go top in thriller

The Westmorland Gazette: Chris Dixon (right) makes his claim for a wicket during Burenside's comfortable victory over Sedgwick

12:05pm Wednesday 23rd May 2012

IT WAS a superb day of batting in the North Lancashire derby between Arnside and Silverdale as both sides posted high scores. Arnside must have thought they were on course for their first victory of the season when they set an imposing target of 217-8 to beat, Richardson posting 60, Davidson 59 and Shepherd 50.

Milnthorpe and Ambleside collapse but Burneside continue strong start

The Westmorland Gazette: Mike Curran attempts a catch but injures his thumb in the process

2:00pm Wednesday 9th May 2012

MILNTHORPE lost their last six wickets for 11 runs as they collapsed at home to a strong-looking Westgate side.

Milnthorpe and Burneside start season off well but it's disappointment for Arnside

10:00am Wednesday 2nd May 2012

MILNTHORPE got their season off to a cracking start with a four-wicket victory at Shireshead in the Wesmorland Cricket League curtain-raiser.

Umpires needed ahead of 2012 season

5:04pm Wednesday 15th February 2012

THE Westmorland Cricket League is looking for umpires to increase the numbers of officials available to cover this summer’s matches.

Rain god's wipeout end of season title fight

2:24pm Wednesday 21st September 2011

THERE were more than the average number of ‘ducks’ in the Readers Westmorland Cricket League of 2011 and the weather has been just fine for them.



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