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12 Dec 2023
Dennis Lane

Really sad news. Have just discovered that our beloved Gras Lawn groundsman for 25 years, Dennis Lane, died on 20 October.  A notice about his estate has only just been published.  Dennis published a memoir back in 2005 and wrote that of his many hap... [ Read more ]

05 Sep 2023
Erratics fall short against OUCCCCC

The first full day's game of our Oxfordshire tour saw a familiar Erraticollapse. Read the report here... [ Read more ]

03 Sep 2023
Steve Berry Memorial Game Warborough 2023

  Steve Berry Memorial Game Warborough 2023   We are at the Warborough ‘Park Hotel’, a field kindly lent by Alan and Pippa Lamb, for some campers, others residing with Mark Searle or in hotels and we are about to play the Steve Berry memorial game on... [ Read more ]

25 Aug 2023
An august run of form...

Match reporting remains patchy, but the Erratics' form does not: results had been very inconsistent this season, until a recent and current winning streak of 6 games in a row! You can read about some of our recent exploits in the latest batch of repo... [ Read more ]

24 Jul 2023
More Reports!

Match reports are making a comeback! You can now read... Valentin’s account of our moral draw at Tipton St John. Jonathan’s account of a game against Broadclyst, including words of cricketing wisdom from Gilbert L Jessop. And Andrew Forrester on a mi... [ Read more ]

21 Jul 2023
[Some] Match Reports

It has been a while since the last report round-up, primarily because so few have been submitted (there is a run of six games in a row from early July with no reports). But the diligent few deserve to have their efforts promoted, so here goes... Let ... [ Read more ]

15 Jun 2023
Runs in the Sun

Since my last match report round-up we have had a glorious run of weather, and a very erratic run of form - in our last 9 games we have not had the same result twice in a row. We even managed a tie. Next up this weekend it's the North Devon Tour. To ... [ Read more ]

19 May 2023
Wet, Wet, Dry!

Thanks to the inclement weather of late it has taken until mid-May to accumulate enough matches - and match reports - to merit the first update of the season. But with 6 games, and 5 reports, now under our belt, it feels like we are finally getting i... [ Read more ]

16 May 2023
Erratics narrowly perish in first internationally broadcast fixture!

Thanks to the wonders of Ottery's livestream video feed, and an appreciative audience in the form of Anuj's family, we had our first international exposure on May 14. Match report is now available... [ Read more ]