Devon County Seniors Cricket Club

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We have 23  for this trip to the 'FIREHOUSE COUNTRY INN'  Curry Rivel, Somerset, our FIRST event of 2020...Opens at 12 noon!

  Ian & Sandra Western,  Dave Cotton, Bill Bailey-Lewis, Mike Abbot, Pete & Anne Shephard, Jan Walker, Barry Flicker, Dave Gambie,  Stuart & Katie Lott, Geoff Coish  (13) Exeter Court Hotel at 10-45am...IF GOING DIRECT PLEASE LET ME KNOW!

Travelling DIRECT: Phil & Mary Arbourne,  Jo & Graham Darke, Andy & Celia Rose, Tom & Jane Overthrow, Brent & Jan Howerd  (10)

 Go into  'From the Kitchen'  on the Pub website   and you will see the choices, FOR EXAMPLE:


Firehouse Soup of the Day... Potted Smoked Mackerel with beetroot salsa & horseradish creme fresh... Somerset pork, smoked bacon & sage sausage roll... Baked goats cheese waldorf.


Slow braised Shoulder of Lamb... Salmon & Dill fishcakes... Minute Steak... Firehouse macaroni caved aged cheddar cheese... Skiny stone baked pizza.


Sweets x 4


£14 for TWO courses...£18 for THREE courses...please settle your bills individually BUT please send your MENU choices to me... LATER than January 20th please!

AND just to spice things up a little, there will be a 20 questions QUIZ, all about local cricket & celebrities, with CHAMPAGNE as the first prize & a bottle of wine for second...kindly donated by one of the guests.


Gentlemen & Ladies, please send MENU CHOICES in by Friday 31st January

Most have sent in their MENU CHOICES, only a few stragglers have till the 31/01/2020...thanks!

212,500 'HITS' on the Website to date... VISITS 137, into 3rd year

 We have our own 'full analytics & 'visitor statistics'. This has been monitored by our Administration Control Panel through the Webmaster...HITS JUST OVER 212,500 ... VISITS OVER  137,000... these have been recorded daily from 18/10/2017  -  19/01/2020

A 'Night with David Gower', at Braunton Cricket Club, Friday JANUARY 24th

BRAUNTON CC are putting on 'A night with David Gower' at their Club in North Devon on Friday January 24th. Tickets are £20 to include a HOG ROAST, doors open at 6pm, entertainment starts at 7pm...please contact Bobby Paterson, Club landline 01271-814834.

O'70's + Fixtures for the 2020 Championship season.

THURSDAY May 7th            DEVON v Somerset (home)

THURSDAY May 14th          DEVON v Wiltshire (home)

THURSDAY May 21st          GLOUCESTERSHIRE v Devon (away)

THURSDAY May 28th          WALES v Devon (away)

THURSDAY June 4th           DEVON v Worcestershire (away)

THURSDAY June 11th         DEVON v Hampshire (home)

THURSDAY June 18th         NO MATCH

THURSDAY June 25th         SOMERSET v Devon (away)

THURSDAY July 2nd           WILTSHIRE v DEVON (away)

THURSDAY July 9th            DEVON v Gloucestershire (home)

THURSDAY July 16th          DEVON v Wales (home)

THURSDAY July 23rd          WORCESTERSHIRE v Devon (away)

THURSDAY July 30th          HAMPSHIRE v DEVON (away)

THURSDAY Aug' 6th           NO MATCH

Friendly XI fixtures ( 8 ) earmarked for 2020.

There is a growing number of Senior Cricketers unable to get any weekend cricket, so the 'Friendly XI'  already have a number (8) of fixtures ready for the coming 2020 season. An Australian XI, Devon Ladies, Erratics, South Brent, Filleigh, to name but a few, and others are in contention... some of these will be at the front end of next season.

 Sunday April 19th DCSCC v Somerset Friendly XI at  Bovey Tracey CC...1pm start

Filleigh/Ilfracombe Seniors v DCSCC at Filleigh CC on either Saturday April 25th or Sunday April 31st...1pm

South Brent CC v DCSCC at South Brent on Sunday May 3rd 1-30pm

Canterbury 'Veterans' Melbourne, Australia, at Bovey Tracey CC on Thursday July 2nd @ 2pm

Erratics v DCSCC...awaiting confirmation.

Occidental Cricketers World XI v DCSCC (provisional) Sunday July 19th at Shobrooke Park 1pm

DCSCC v Abbotskerswell...awaiting confirmation.

DCSCC v Somerset Friendly XI...looking at June 18th (away)


WANTED: Able-bodied and talented cricketers aged 48+ for your Counties National Championship for O'50's 1st & 2nd XI's, O'60's 1st & 2nd XI's, 67+ XI & Sunday & Mid-Week Friendly XI. To discuss membership, please contact one of our Club's Officers, on the Contacts page.

Peter Shephard & Dave Gambie with Keith White MBE, Managing Director of 'Michael Spiers', Devon County Seniors Cricket Club's major sponsor 2018 and onwards.