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10 Nov 2022
The Green carbon balanced for 2021!

Eight Ash Green CC have again offset our 2021 carbon emissions for energy, transport and food.  This was done through World Land Trust who invest in the natural resources needed to absorb 11.2 tonnes of carbon emitted.  The battle goes on to reduce... [ Read more ]

09 Nov 2022
Indoor success

If you think the cricket season is over - think again. Our womens's teams are still hard at it with both our Softball and Hardball teams playing in the Colchester indoor league at the Northern Gateway centre. Both teams were at the crease on Sunday 6... [ Read more ]

25 Oct 2022
Bill Smith RIP

It was with great sadness that EAGCC has learned of the death of Bill Smith, a regular player throughout the 1970s.  Bill opened the bowling with David Cannon, where his gentle medium-pace swing proved very deceptive.   Bill's funeral is on Thursday ... [ Read more ]

24 Oct 2022
Annual General Meeting

Playing members, non-playing members and youth parents are warmly invited to the club's Annual General Meeting, which will be held online on Monday November 14th at 8pm. The agenda has been emailed to everyone and can also be found here. Please conta... [ Read more ]

05 Oct 2022
End of Season Awards 2022

The 2022 season ended on a high with a quiz night and awards night rolled into one in a packed clubhouse.  Well done to the award winners listed below.  More pictures are here.   Women's XI  Best batter: Minal Patel (ave. 33.5) Best bowler: Kat... [ Read more ]

03 Oct 2022
Net Zero wheels for Clubhouse Manager

EAGCC Clubhouse Manager Luke Coppin is the proud owner of a  Neutral Territory sponsored bike as part of the club's push to Carbon Net Zero.  Luke lives just a mile away, and will use his new environmentally friendly means of transport for his frequ... [ Read more ]

27 Sep 2022
Henry Blofeld at the Mercury

Test Match Special legend Henry Blofeld is coming to do a show at the Mercury Theatre on Thursday November 3rd at 7.30pm. He will look back at his commentary career and recall hilarious stories from his trip to India in the BBC’s hit series The Rea... [ Read more ]

22 Sep 2022
Green award winners!

The club were delighted to win the Tackling Climate Change category of the regional Grass Roots Cricket awards on Tuesday. Chairman Tim Chambers and President Richard Parker received our certificate from cricketing legend Graham Gooch as guests of Es... [ Read more ]

09 Sep 2022
Last 1st XI game going ahead

The Two Counties League have given their go-ahead for matches to take place tomorrow, when the 1st XI will entertain league- leaders Coggeshall at the Heath. Players, ex-players, parents and friends of the club are warmly invited to come along to sup... [ Read more ]

08 Sep 2022
Driver Fiver Update - Keeeeeep Sharing!

Our campaign to make car sharing the default option started BRILLIANTLY on Saturday with our sponsored Driver Fiver offer being taken up by ALL THREE weekend teams!    Biggest winners were the 1st XI who cut 11 cars down to 6 and saved 50 grams of CO... [ Read more ]