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150 club draw, Feb 19

The February winners of the 150 club are:

  • Richard Myers – £20.62
  • Alex Freeman – £8.25
  • Dan Harris – £4.12

Contact Helen Porter to arrange prize money to be distributed

We made the decision to cancel the January draw as the majority of people signed up after the payment deadline date. Anyone who did pay in January, who would like a £1.65 refund, please contact Helen.

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EDC CrossFit work-out Brewers sponsorship

Our friends at Espirit de Corps Crossfit have signed on for another term of sponsorship for Alton CC.

Several of our members have benefitted from the superb facility in Alton and the expert guidance of Tom and Katherine at EDC. We look forward to continued success for EDC and Alton CC.

Genuine thanks to the team and all of our sponsors.

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Beer Festival, 6th April 2019

The Alton CC Beer festival is back, on 6th April 2019!

After our incredibly successful event a few years ago, we are repeating the formula of beer tasting, music and festivities. There are two sessions and tickets are only £10, with your first beer free! Details are below and you can buy tickets online or from our local public houses.

Afternoon session 12.30pm – 4.30pm
Evening session 6pm – 10pm

Tickets only £10, which includes

  • Souvenir Glass
  • Live music
  • First pint is free
  • Programme detailing beers available
  • BBQ available (not included in price)

Tickets available from French Horn, Kings Head, Eight Bells and Offf The Rails (fff pub Four Marks)

Buy tickets online here

Please purchase each ticket separately. They will be available for collection when you arrive on the day. This site is secure.

We’re also happy to announce that the musicians providing entertainment on the day have been announced. They are

  • Simon Williams
  • The A31s
  • Call me Ishmael
  • Pete Dunbar
  • Head of Steam
  • Three Days Out
  • Snake Heart
  • Mechanical Animal

We thank them all and hope to see as many people as possible supporting their efforts

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New sponsors kit available

Alton Cricket Club is excited to announce that we have secured a new sponsorship arrangement with Homes Estate Agents for the 2019 and 2020 seasons.

As part of the agreed arrangement all new ACC match shirts and sweaters, (for Adults and Colts), will the carry the sponsors logo for the duration of this initial sponsorship period, (and hopefully beyond!).

We have also extended our contract with our kit suppliers, Serious Cricket, to run through to the end of the 2021 season, and as part of this extension we have secured a pre-season discount on all kit ordered though the Club before the end of January.

The garments are high-spec in a modern fabric, and match shirt and sweater sizing are the same as the current kit.

There is also the opportunity to purchase the new range of training kit at a reduced price as part of the bulk club order we will be placing.

(There is a sizing guide included in the order document).

Further Details

  • We will be placing a Club order for Kit on the 28th January 2019 – This enables us to be at the front end of the Serious cricket orders and ensures we receive delivery by the beginning of April.
  • By placing a Club order we will be able offer discounted kit to all Club members.
  • All orders will be required by 26th January, using the template attached and sent to Richard Myers via the form below.
  • Richard will invoice you and confirm payment amount required once he has received all orders, (as we may be able to reduce prices dependent on order volumes across the Club).
  • Payment will be required by end Feb 2019, with the exact date confirmed on your invoice, and your payment will need to go into the Club Account showing the reference provided on your invoice.

Prices are as follows:

ADULTS/SENIORS SIZES Discounted Price Store Purchase
Technical Match Shirt £25.99 £31.99
Technical Match Shirt Long Sleeve £29.99 £36.99
Microfibre Match Slipover £26.99 £32.99
Microfibre Match Sweater (LS) £30.99 £37.99
SS Core Training Shirt £15.99 £19.99
SS Core Polo Shirt £19.99 £24.99
SS Core Hoodie £23.99 £29.99
SS Core Midlayer £27.99 £34.99
SS Core Training Pants £21.99 £27.99
SS Core Shorts £13.99 £17.99
SS Core Tracksuit Bottoms £19.99 £22.99

 

COLTS/JUNIORS SIZES Discounted Price Store Purchase
Technical Match Shirt £22.99 £28.99
Microfibre Match Slipover £22.99 £27.99
Microfibre Match Sweater (LS) £26.99 £32.99
SS Core Training Shirt £14.99 £18.99
SS Core Polo Shirt £17.99 £22.99
SS Core Hoodie £19.99 £24.99
SS Core Midlayer £23.99 £29.99
SS Core Training Pants £19.99 £24.99
SS Core Shorts £11.99 £14.99
SS Core Tracksuit Bottoms £17.99 £22.99
White Match Trouser £17.99 £22.99

If you wish to add initials to your garments then the cost is £3 per garment (There is a maximum of 3 initials per garment).

The first 100 orders placed will receive initials printed on the garment at no cost.

Please click here to complete the order form and return by 26th Jan. (Opens in a new tab)

ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE CALL RICHARD ON HIS MOBILE, (07717454869).

 

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New sponsors announced – Homes Estate Agents

Alton CC are delighted to announce that they have secured a 2 year main sponsorship deal with leading estate agent Homes.

The deal sees co-owner and founder of Homes Estate Agents, Rob Price, supporting the club that he represented in his youth.

Homes have Residential Sales offices in Alton, Petersfield, Liphook and Grayshott, providing perfect coverage across one of the most beautiful areas in the country – Central and Eastern Hampshire and into West Sussex.

Linking up with a successful local sports team such as Alton CC will give Homes great exposure across the areas which they cover, and give the cricket club valuable funds – making it a great all-round partnership.

Homes will appear on all of the white shirts for adults and colts, and also be represented by banners and signage around the ground. They join Worldham Golf club who sponsor our first team ‘one day’ shirts.

For more information, please visit https://www.homesathomes.co.uk/

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New 150* club – Win prizes & support Alton CC

As part of our 150th anniversary celebrations, we are launching our new 150* club – your chance of winning cash while supporting us!

Pay £5 a quarter to be entered into monthly draws. The prize breakdown is as follows

  • 40% of takings will be given as prize money (1st 25%, 2nd 10%, 3rd 5%)
  • 60% of takings will go to the club.

Sign up to the direct debit mandate here or speak to Helen Porter.

This competition is only open to club members.

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Raise money for Alton CC while shopping!

We have partnered with easyfundraising which is a free and easy way for you to raise money for Alton CC while you do your online shopping!

All you have to do to start raising money, is visit the link below, sign up then shop through the supported online stores.

https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/altoncc/

Use easyfundraising to shop with over 3,300 retailers including Amazon, Argos, John Lewis, ASOS, Booking.com, eBay, Boden, and M&S.

The video below explains how it works in a bit more detail

You can also add a donation reminder so you won’t forget to raise money when you shop.

Sign up today, and start raising money for Alton CC 🙂

https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/altoncc/

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Teams for Saturday 25th August

1st Team (Away to Basingstoke & NH) 12:30pm
Meet Time: tbc
MP Heffernan
A Hammond
J Paul
D Harris
S Myers
A Postles
B Mortimer
A Hughes
Dan Scott
J Ballinger
X Bochereau

2nd Team (Home to Hursley Park) 1pm start
Meet time: tbc
H Hammond
T Green
A Pearce
MJ Heffernan
H Gadsby
D Evans
M Salmon
L Partner
Dev Scott
I Carpenter
S Ball

3rd Team (Home to Basingstoke & NH IV) 1pm
Meet time: tbc
I Mason
N Heffernan
A Freeman
J Wright
E Ballinger
T Fuller
M Green
R Sharratt
M Ball
S Bridger
A Tapp

4th Team – No Game

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Dinner Dance, Friday November 23rd 2018

We are pleased to announce that this year we will be having the dinner and dance at The Alton Maltings on Friday 23rd November 2018 starting at 7pm.

The food will be provided by Mr and Mrs Ball who provided the food at the last dinner and dance in 2016, and it was excellent. The cost of tickets will be £35 per person, which include the below 3 course menu, a welcome drink, table wine.

Starters

  • Smoked Haddock topped with Welsh Rarebit on a bed of Tomatoes in a Chive Dressing.
  • Filo Parcel stuffed with caramelised red onion and cheddar cheese on a tomato and basil sauce.
  • Game Terrine with toasted bruschetta and homemade chutney.

Mains

  • Chicken Breast wrapped in Bacon in a red wine, wild mushroom and shallot sauce.
  • Fillet of Beef Wellington served on a rich madeira sauce.
  • Salmon Fillet in a mushroom, prawn and lemon butter sauce.
  • Wild Mushroom Stroganoff with Basmati Rice (Veggie).

Desserts

  • Chocolate Crunch on a Biscuit Base with Vanilla Ice Cream.
  • Sticky Toffee Pudding with Ice Cream.
  • Mango Mousse topped with Glazed Mango.

Click the relevant button below to make payment online. You will then be redirected to make your selections. If you choose 2 tickets, please complete the form for each guest (there is a link to complete the form again). 

This site is fully secure and payment will be made directly to Alton CC.

1 x Dinner Dance ticket (£35)

2 x Dinner Dance tickets (£70)

 

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3rd Team Selection for Saturday 11th August

3rd Team (Home to Compton & C Ford) 1pm
Meet time: tbc
I Mason
N Heffernan
A Freeman
J Wright
E Ballinger
M Ball
R Sharratt
S Scott
S Bridger
A Tapp
M Mayes

There is no 4th team game this week.