Cricket: Tributes made to Berkshire and Purley CC stalwart Cecil Fright

Cecil Fright, an active figure in Berkshire county cricket for many years, has died at the age of 85, writes Dave Wright.

Since the late 1980s, he had held a number of official roles, including treasurer, vice-chairman and chairman.

He was one of the club's only four honorary life members, having been elected in 2011.

He also played for the county's Over 50s team, helping them to win the NCA 50+ county championship in 1987.

He was a very popular and...
source: Windsor Observer

2019-01-21 16:45
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