“We aim to promote the game of cricket in our community and do all we can to encourage people of all ages to participate in the wonderful game of cricket.”
Galloway Cricket club is based in Gatehouse of Fleet, a beautiful part of the world in South West Scotland.
The club prides itself on being an exceptionally friendly and welcoming community and has members ranging from pre-school to 70+, all with various different cricketing backgrounds and a range of abilities. Complete beginners are especially encouraged to join this thriving club as one of our main aims is to promote the many benefits that cricket has to offer.
Training 2020 - ALL CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
All Cricket Scotland national, regional and age group training has been suspended until Tuesday 31 st March, with the recommendation that all schools and clubs cease all cricket activity until further notice.
(Message from Cricket Scotland, 16 March 2020)
If indoor training resumes …..
Ladies train on Fridays throughout the winter and compete in the Cricket Scotland Wee Bash - 2019/20 sponsor King St Dentist, Castle Douglas.
Men's Nets on Tuesday evenings at Castle Douglas High School (7.30-9pm), cost £6
Outdoor training at the ground is scheduled from May until the end of September, weather permitting:
Women's training every Wednesday evening (6-8pm)
Men's training every Friday evening (6-8pm)
The Holywood Trust generously donated to the club the sum of £27,750 on 31st January 2020. The Chair, Louise Cumbley, and Development Officer, Howie Bradley, are among those pictured below gratefully accepting the cheque.
NOW RECRUITING NEW MEMBERS
Galloway Cricket Club are looking to recruit new members for the coming season. Any men, women or juniors interested in joining should contact the club for further information.
The club welcomes players of all abilities - from complete beginners to experienced league players.
2019 Award Winners
First XI player of the year: Andy Naylor
Second XI player of the year: Paul Swift
Women's player of the year: Nicola Brown
Junior male player of the year: Alex McMenemy
Junior female player of the year: Jasmine McCulloch
George Creyke Memorial Trophy: Howie Bradley
Gallery at Laurieston Cup: Allan 'Sparky' Clark
Galloway Cricket Club are grateful to our 2019 club sponsor, GG's Yard!
A stunning Galloway events and wedding venue.