Barrow Elect Captains For 2022

Frank Forge and Ed Holdaway will continue to lead Barrow Gurney’s First XI in the 2022 campaign for promotion following re-election at the AGM last week. Speaking at the AGM Frank said his young team lacked nothing in ability and beat most of the teams who finished above Barrow in Division 5. With better availability,

Barrow Gather To Commemorate A Dear Friend

On Friday, Barrow Gurney Cricket Club gathered formally to treasure the memory, and celebrate the contribution to the club, of Rod Reeves who passed away last year. At the time many wonderful tributes were paid by players and friends and were featured on this website, but we longed for the day when there would be

Cometh The Hour, Comley The Man!

Barrow Gurney newcomer, Will Comley set up Barrow’s 2nd XI’s tense finish with Pucklechurch 2s this week at Hobbs Lane whilst the First XI had a day off as self-isolation hit their league opponents. Pucklechurch batted first and put together a creditable 183-6 in the face of some accurate bowling. Mike Lilley was particularly miserly

Rain Thwarts Barrow’s Weekend

The weather badly effected Barrow Gurney’s weekend of cricket, causing 2 games to be abandoned before a conclusion could be reached and causing the First XI game to be shortened to the advantage of Barrow’s opponents. At Hobbs Lane, Barrow Firsts put together a solid batting performance against Chilcompton First XI, making 243 for 7