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Last summer Hollingbourne Cricket Club ceased playing matches due to a lack of players and many of their existing team moved to Bearsted Cricket Club. The Club was founded in 1870 and has a ground and pavilion on the Pilgrim’s Way at the rear of the Dirty Habit Public House in Upper Street. The ongoing position of the Club and ground in unclear.

The website of the Hollingbourne Cricket Club which has not been updated for some time is

Mean while Detling Cricket Club is seeking players and the following post is on the local Next Door website from Simon Norcott:

Detling CC are looking for new players of any ability and age, we play Saturday friendly games throughout the summer. We have winter nets running at the moment on a Tuesday evening from 8pm until April Contact the club captain on 07894-516038 if you fancy playing this season

The website of Detling Cricket Club is

Pictured below is the now empty Hollingbourne Cricket Club ground in happier days.