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It’s a marathon AND a sprint

Journalist Will Macpherson ran the London Marathon for the Primary Club last October and completed it in an eye-wateringly quick time – here are his recollections

Howells Stars As Northants Claim Cup Double

A dramatic day of cricket at Wolverhampton CC saw Northants Steelbacks win the BCEW David Townley Memorial Twenty20 Cup for the first time & in doing so they became only the second team ever to win both BBS Cup & the Twenty20 Cup in the same season.

Where competition meets friendship

Dave Gavrilovic reports on the resumption of blind cricket, which didn’t take a place at all in 2020. After a 20-month enforced break, blind cricket finally restarted in late May with plenty of excitement and relief in evidence.

Robert Fleming 1933-2021

Robert Fleming, who died in February aged 87, was a muchloved and hugely influential Honorary Secretary and then Chairman of the Primary Club. Robert grew up in Australia and yet, fittingly for a future Primary Club stalwart, had strong Beckenham connections.

From lockdown hobby to London Marathon

Will Macpherson, the cricket and rugby union correspondent of the London Evening Standard, explains how he comes to be running 26 miles to raise money for The Primary Club.