Spin ace to coach Lowerhouse

Gary Keedy
Gary Keedy

Former Lancashire spin bowler Gary Keedy is to coach Lowerhouse’s promising youngsters and present the junior awards at the presentation night on November 21st.

Cricket chairman Stan Heaton said “ We are very grateful to one of our Under 9 parents, Mark Spendlove , who has facilitated Gary coaching some of our juniors in November.

“On top of that we are equally pleased that Gary volunteered to present the prizes on presentation evening .

“This is a marvellous opportunity for those juniors who have signed up for the coaching and a lovely offer by Gary to present the awards.”

Keedy has almost 900 first class wickets under his belt with Lancashire and Surrey, and was the Red Rose county’s leading wicket taker in 2004, 2006 and 2009.

• Lowerhouse draw winners: September - £100 Clive Spencer; £60 Kate Hope; £5 Paul Shufflebottom; £30 Jonny Russell; £25 Pete Morris; £20 Jack Hay; £15 Jon Key.