- Prison Planet.com - http://www.prisonplanet.com -
Village cricket team forced out by health and safety fears
Posted By admin On June 18, 2013 @ 4:50 am In Prison Planet | Comments Disabled
London Telegraph 
June 18, 2013
Bacton Cricket Club, which has played in the Norfolk village since 1934, was ordered to stop using proper cricket balls on its pitch despite no-one actually being hurt.
The parish council says that the restrictions are necessary to prevent passers-by being hit and injured by stray balls.
The club refused to comply and have now been banned from the village’s Cubitt Memorial Playing Field altogether.
Chairman David Gale said talks were in place to move the team to a new base five miles outside the village, which will mean changing the name of the club for the first time since it was founded 80 years ago.
Article printed from Prison Planet.com: http://www.prisonplanet.com
URL to article: http://www.prisonplanet.com/village-cricket-team-forced-out-by-health-and-safety-fears.html
URLs in this post:
 London Telegraph: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/cricket/10126126/Village-cricket-team-forced-out-by-health-and-safety-fears.html
 Terror at the Test match: Seven die as Sri Lankan cricket team is attacked by gunmen in Pakistan: http://www.prisonplanet.com/terror-at-the-test-match-seven-die-as-sri-lankan-cricket-team-is-attacked-by-gunmen-in-pakistan.html
 Former cricket captain turned politician Imran Khan detained and ‘interrogated over drone views’ by U.S. immigration: http://www.prisonplanet.com/former-cricket-captain-turned-politician-imran-khan-detained-and-%e2%80%98interrogated-over-drone-views%e2%80%99-by-u-s-immigration.html
 Amid health fears, Diet Coke sweetener in safety spotlight: http://www.prisonplanet.com/amid-health-fears-diet-coke-sweetener-in-safety-spotlight.html
 US soccer team booed in L.A. — Mexico was ‘home team’: http://www.prisonplanet.com/us-soccer-team-booed-in-l-a-mexico-was-home-team.html
 Pakistan, Cricket, Mossad, Saudi Arabia, CIA: http://www.prisonplanet.com/pakistan-cricket-mossad-saudi-arabia-cia.html
Copyright © 2013 PrisonPlanet.com. All rights reserved.