HSBC International Rugby 7's - March 2016: Brockton Point artificial wickets uprooted to provide practice facilities for the H.S.B.C. International Rugby 7’s tournament in Vancouver. The artificial wickets may not be re-installed in 2016 or ever, due to: 1.City of Vancouver Parks Board budget deficiencies. 2.Cricketers indifference to their history, lack of interest, foresight, a business or concept plan, capital to upgrade and maintain their physical plant. 3. April 2016 Announcement that HSBC Rugby 7’s in Vancouver to become an annual event We have contacted the brain's trust of Cricket Canada to appoint Chris Van Twest the sole cricket represntative to the Brockton Point Pavillion Society for a term of 6 years and to be paid an honorarium of $6,000 a year. READ MORE
Annual General Meeting for Cricket Canada - March 19 & 20, 2016 at Vancouver, BC (TBR May 19, 2016) Election Results: March 20 2016 election postponed for 60 days on the unanimous resolution of all the provincial delegates. By-laws Article 4.9 Terms: “Elected directors will hold office for a term of two (2) years and will hold office until their successors have been duly appointed in accordance with these by-laws unless they resign, are removed or vacate their office.”
May 14, 2016 - Nominations for positions for Cricket Canada close.
May 19, 2016 - Cricket Canada elections - No venue announced. Probably will be held electronically and in camera without any disclosure of the candiadates for the various positions. SO MUCH FOR ELECTIONS AND TRANSPARENCY.
Cambie Street Grounds
BPCC 1st XI - 1918
L to R - Standing: J.F. Mends, ? , Chas Davey, Percy Broadfoot, Armitage, Tappen;
Seated: Radcliffe, F.J. Peers, G.C. Peel (Capt.), G.F. St. John Davey, O.L. Bancroft, W. Crossfield
BPCC 1st XI - 1925
L to R - Standing: J.A. (Bun) Hobday, L.R. Thomas, S.C. (Bimbo) Sweeny, D.E. Treherne, G. Thom, C.A. Thornton, H. Bunting;
Seated: B.V. Richardson, G.C. Peel (Capt.), G.R. Leigh, G.F. St. John Davey.
BPCC 1st XI - 1933
L to R: Standing: T. Derby, M. Ball, S. Smith, M. Berridge, H.W. Salmon, J. Browne, Avory White;
Seated: C. Beresford, T. Rivers, G. Peel, J.A. Hobday (Capt.), E.S. Bullen, W.Bee.