FRIDAY night saw 106 members attend the Wembdon Cricket Club annual dinner and awards evening.

It was a fabulous evening with great food from Greenway Farm before a casino theme provided entertainment later on.

The club celebrated a hugely successful season which saw promotion for the 2nd XI, league victory for the Sunday XI, and the 4th XI's invincible title-winning season in Division 7.

Wembdon Ladies also had a runners-up finish; the 1st XI finished third, the 3rd XI finished fourth, and the 5th XI finished 8th. 

It was also a hugely successful summer with club members now looking ahead to the Somerset League presentation.

The award winners were: 


Batter: Asantha Singappuli
Bowler: Asantha Singappuli
Players' Player: Jon Brockwell


Fielder: Caitlin Berry
Batter: Elizabeth Purchase
Bowler: Elizabeth Purchase
Players' Player: Katy Redford

Batter: Harry Bowditch
Bowler: Mike Watts
Players' Player: Mike Watts

Batter: Paul Rooke
Bowler: Tyler Fagan
Players' Player: Lewis Townsend

Batter: Keith Futcher
Bowler: Max Syvret
Players' Player: Rhys Villis

Batter: Sean Jones
Bowler: Mackenzie Linthorne
Players' Player: Harry Fairfax/Thomas Hooper

Batter: Asantha Singappuli
Bowler: Joe Syvret

Young Player of the Year: James Baker
Junior Clubman: Harry Fairfax
Wicket Keeper: Liam Pigden
Fielder: Jack Lowe
Match-winning Performance: Rio Paling/James Baker

Chairman’s Award: Phil Curd
Ladies' Cup: Karen Purchase
President's Cup: Dan Bingham

A special congratulations to Dan Buller and Mike Watts, who reached 250 competitive appearances this summer and received a commemorative cap.