After the boys of summer have gone….

The Bears have been particularly fortunate to recruit two Bath University students to the squad for the last two years in the guise of Tom Harris and Joe de Souza. Both guys played their last game of the 2019 season for The Bears on Saturday 1 June, against Beehive...

All Stars Comes to The Glasshouse!

The Bears origins are indeed humble. A pub team formed in 1983 that took on the might of the league and became gladiatorily competitive. Success followed success, and even without a home ground, league title after league title was acquired until the dizzy heights of...

Goatacre v BFCC – Saturday 11 May – Match Preview

The Saturday Bears make the trip to WEPL club Goatacre (very close to RAF Lyneham) for the first time in the club’s history this weekend in their third league game of the 2019 season. Not much is known about the team apart from that old adversary, and Dyrham and...

Match Preview – Box – Saturday 4 May (Home)

The Saturday Bears welcome the good guys from Box to the magnificent looking Glasshouse on Saturday for their first home game back in Wiltshire’s 2nd tier. It was with Box whom the team were relegated with last year after a tough season for both sets of players. The...

BFCC v Swindon United Churches

The Bears ‘raced’ to an emphatic 79-run victory in their first match back in Division 2 (following 2018’s relegation from the top-flight) against old adversaries, Swindon United Churches, in what could only be described as ‘blustery’ conditions. Batting first, the...