• 18 SEPTEMBER 2021
    Rebecca Edwards and David Scott – HCB Grassroot Award Winners 2021

    Rebecca Edwards and David Scott – HCB Grassroot Award Winners 2021

    Many congratulations to Rebecca Edwards and David Scott who were both winners of Hampshire Cricket Boards Grassroot awards for 2021. Rebecca Edwards – Inspired to Play The club planned to introduce women’s softball last year, but the COVID pandemic impacted upon our ability to deliver a programme so late in the season . Rebecca joined

    • 17 APRIL 2021
    One week to go

    One week to go

    Just one week to go before the first three games of the 2021 season take place here at Broxhead. Three strips have had their first cut this week in readiness.

    • 27 MARCH 2021
    Grayshott Sportsfield Renovation

    Grayshott Sportsfield Renovation

    The outfield at the Sportsfield in Grayshott received significant renovation works this week. Following vertidraining work in December the Sportsfield has now been scarified and overseeded in two directions, followed by fertilisation treatment. It needed 36 large bags of both seed and fertiliser to cover the whole field. To allow the seed to germinate…

    • 23 MARCH 2021
    Grayshott Outdoor Net Refurbishment

    Grayshott Outdoor Net Refurbishment

    As planned and just in time for the return of outdoor sport, our outdoor nets at Grayshott received a major refurbishment last week. The work undertaken by Total Play who undertook the original installation included. Removal of all batting and bowling surfaces Playing Surface Aggregates agitated and re-levelled Shock Pads turned over Installation…

    • 24 JANUARY 2021
    Snow stopped play

    Snow stopped play

    See here our Broxhead Common ground covered by a carpet of snow today. Thanks to snapper Rav who captured this photo

    • 9 DECEMBER 2020
    Vertidraining the Sportsfield

    Vertidraining the Sportsfield

    Vertidraining the Sportsfield at Grayshott . As part of the project to improve the outfield at Grayshott the whole of the Sportsfield at Grayshott was recently vertidrained. The work was undertaken by Grasstex. Benefits of Verti-Draining include ; Improved aeration promoting root growth Relieve deep compaction which improves infiltration rate of…

    • 30 NOVEMBER 2020
    Water Sprinkler System installed at Broxhead

    Water Sprinkler System installed at Broxhead

    The days of painfully trying to water the cricket square have now gone at Broxhead following the installation of a water sprinkler system by Glen Farrow. With ever increasing hot spells of weather each it has become increasingly difficult to water the cricket square at Broxhead which suffers from very poor water pressure. The existing

    • 30 NOVEMBER 2020
    Solar Panels installed at Broxhead Pavilion

    Solar Panels installed at Broxhead Pavilion

    Many thanks to Rob Brunt of Compass Technical Ltd who has helped us recently with the installation of some second hand solar panels on the roof at Broxhead Pavilion. The panels should reduce our electricity bill by a further £300 to £400 a year. Rob also installed our Air Source Heat Pump which also heats