A Landmark day for OJ Cricket and great victory !

An historic and memorable day for the Old Hurst Johnians Cricket Club making our debut in the Cricketer Cup. After winning the toss we elected to have a bat. A perfectly paced innings saw us post 323 for 8 from our 50 overs. Leo Cammish 78, Marcus Campopiano 70, Jonty Jenner 71, Bradley Gayler 33, Mike Harrison 29. In reply we bowled Old Merchant Taylors out for 118. Will Wright 6 for 27, Jamie Hutchings 2 for 25. Well played everyone, a win by 205 runs! Roll on next week where we will be playing Old Cholmeleians at Hurst 11:30am start.

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Salver Presentation


Two OJ presentations were made in the Hurst Common Room on behalf of the President, Joe Bell. Dr Trevor Baxter and Debs Treyer-Evans each received a salver from the Club to mark their 25 years service to Hurst.

OJ T20 Cricket Evening at Hove

OJ T20 CRICKET EVENING AT HOVE. Thursday 3rd August Sussex v Surrey. The OJ Club have booked a block of seats for the evening and have subsidised the cost.

Apply to John Bettridge via email john.bettridge@hppc.co.uk with your postal address.

Payment of £20 per seat by internet/phone to Hurst Johnian Club, sort code: 50-00-00 a/c no. 03014940. Please give your name + T20 as the reference

Ticket will be posted once payment has been confirmed.

(The date of this is the Thursday before Cricket Week begins on Saturday 5th August)

Roger Griffiths Memorial Service – OJ Choir

The OJ Choir has been invited to join the College Chapel Choir for Roger’s remembrance service and in so doing we will be re-forming in Rogers’s honour.

If you an OJ chorister or former member of the Chapel Choir and would like to be part of this occasion, please contact Michelle Ashbridge – michelle.ashbridge@hppc.co.uk, and confirm that you are able to attend a rehearsal at 12 noon this Saturday 29th April 2017, prior to the service at 2pm : and advise of your voice style ( Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Counter Tenor, Baritone, Bass)

OJ Ladies Tea at the Savoy – 31st March 2017

The OJ Committee have organised this event for Friday 31st March 2017 for a 3.30pm sitting in the Thames Foyer at the Savoy Hotel. The subsidised cost with be, £40 per head. The number of places available is restricted , so will have to be sold on a first come, first served basis.

Dress Code: Smart casual attire is suitable. ( Please note that trainers or sportswear are not permitted in any of The hotel or Club’s restaurants or bars)

For further information please contact Michelle Ashbridge at michelle.ashbridge@hppc.co.uk