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Ollie Feast Memorial Cricket Match

April 23

A special cricket match between the Old Bedfordians and Old Leysians will be taking place at Bedford School on Sunday 23rd April. The day will give family and friends of Ollie Feast (02-10) the chance to come together to celebrate his life. Ollie attended both Schools, but tragically died at the age of twenty in February 2015.

The match will commence at 11am and be based on a (30/30) format. Tickets for the day will include the following:

Player Ticket (£20 per person)

- To play cricket and use of facilities
- Morning refreshments
- Afternoon tea refreshments
- A donation to the Ollie Feast Trust

Spectator Ticket (£15 per person)

- Morning refreshments
- Afternoon tea refreshments
- A donation to the Ollie Feast Trust

There will be a cash bar serving beer and wine at the end of play.

We invite everybody to bring a picnic for lunch. As you are aware, ‘coming together’ is an important aspect of the event and, as such, we hope to have a large communal picnic on the Langham Pavilion steps during the lunch interval.

More information about Ollie's life and the Trust set up by his family can be found here.

We will not be taking payment in advance, but ask both players and spectators to pay a Trust member on the day.

We’d like to say a big thank you to George Adams (08-13) for organising the team and to the following for agreeing to play. Below is a list of the OB's playing versus the Leys. The team is in batting order:

1. Luke Adams (08-13)
2. Benny Jones (02-13)
3. Arthur Castle (02-09)
4. George Adams (08-13) (c)
5. James Stroomer (08-13)(wk)
6. Will Hunt (06-13)
7. Will Johnson (05-10) (wk)
8. Will Wright (02-13)
9. Sam Norrington (02-09)
10. Dylan Tanna (05-13)
11. Adam Booth (03-11)
12. Peter Rowe (03-08) (Scorer)

Some intense preparation will now be taking place before the fixture!

Although we already have a team, if you are still interested in playing for the OB team, please contact George Adams on georgewhadams@gmail.com

To help us with catering, please let us know if you are planning on coming to the event (even if you are not playing) by contacting either George Adams on the above email address or Steve Feast on stevefeast@btinternet.com

We hope to see some of you there!

 

 

 

Venue

Bedford School
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