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09 Jul 2021
Flaming June: Match Reports

Ok, so it wasn't actually that hot, but at least we only lost one game to the weather in June (in contrast to six in May). It has been a suitably erratic season so far, with no run of wins or losses exceeding 3 games (though such a statistic is large... [ Read more ]

28 Apr 2021
Club Presidency

The committee met last week and discussed a long list of plausible candidates to take over the Presidency from Peter Thomson. Whilst there were several people who met the criteria we had determined, we unanimously agreed that none did so as emphatic... [ Read more ]

22 Apr 2021
Match Reports

It has been a poor start to the season on the results front. Three straight losses. It has been a great start to the season on the match reports front. You can read about all three losses already! Martin Wright on the narrowest of defeats at Stoke-in... [ Read more ]

15 Apr 2021
Club President

After 20 years at the helm, Peter Thomson has decided to step down as President of the Erratics. Peter will be a hard act to follow, epitomising as he does the club's ethos of playing to win - but always in the right spirit, and with just as much imp... [ Read more ]

12 Apr 2021
The season is nigh!

I write to the sound of hailstones drumming against the window to remind you that our season begins this very weekend! (The forecast looks good, actually, if a little chilly.) A few items of business: 1) Don't forget to pay your subs If you want to p... [ Read more ]

04 Oct 2020
Twas the season...

And so, the season that looked like it might never happen has come to a close. This from our President, Peter Thomson: 'Just a President’s comment from outside the boundary: the achievement of the Erratics over the summer has been utterly astonishin... [ Read more ]

19 Sep 2020
Tour Reports

I'm sorry to say that our Match Report system has been anything but 'world beating' this summer. Demand has outstripped supply, and reports have been difficult to obtain. It's sad, because we have had so many great games in the past few months, the s... [ Read more ]

02 Sep 2020
Bank Holiday Weekend Match Reports

Well, what a wonderful weekend of cricket that was. Thanks to the two Martins, you can relive it already: Martin Wright tells of milestones, Michelle's and a massive batting collapse on the annual pilgrimage to Mount Edgcumbe. And Martin Weiler puts ... [ Read more ]

30 Jul 2020
The Book Cometh

The book has landed! The Erratics - Unicorns Rampant, 1995-2019: Volume III in the 85-Year History of the University of Exeter Staff Cricket Club comes in at over 300 pages, and includes more than 50 colour photographs. If you have already purcahsed... [ Read more ]

22 Jul 2020
The Girt Big Bash is up and bashing

On a sun-kissed evening, Erratics found their way to Cheriton Fitzpaine for the first of the Mid Devon Mini-League bashes. Martin Wright's report now online. [ Read more ]