East Lancs Paper Mill Cricket Club

"The Millers"

A founder member of the Greater Manchester Cricket League

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GMCL Live / Results

Fancy playing cricket/rounders?

2018 Season Commences

1st XI: Start against Westleigh CC away - 21st April

2nd XI: Worsley at home - 21st April

3rd XI: Start against Edgworth 3rd XI - 22nd April

8 March 2018

All Stars 2018 Confirmed - register here

We are pleased to confirm that we will run All Stars Cricket again on Sunday mornings at 11:00-12:00 starting on 1st July 2018.












4 February 2018

Public Consultation for ELPM site

A public consultation on the new masterplan for the ELPM site was held on Tues 30 January. The full details of the consultation can be found here. The planners are seeking feedback on the proposals by the 14 Feb 2018. A response to the plans can be found on the club Facebook page (right).














Double-world champion celebrates at club


Newly crowned world indoor bowls singles and doubles champion Mark Dawes popped down to the club to celebrate his fantastic achievements and show the fabulous trophies he won.






Bonfire & Fireworks - 4th Nov 7:00pm

Free entry to ELPMCC's annual bonfire and fireworks. All donations gratefully received.











ELPM 1st Team - GMCL Div 4 N&W Champions 2017













Order ELPM Kit - Click Image Below







16 August 2017

First Team Flying High

The winning run stretches to 11 as Millers see off their title rivals. They currently are in second place see tables page.


All Stars Success

Well done to everyone involved with All Stars Cricket. The All Stars had a great time and have been invited to watch the LCB Knockout final at Old Trafford. We will recommence All Stars Cricket next season.
























Upcoming Events

27th August - Family Fun Day

9th Sept - End of season karaoke

7th Oct - Presentation Evening

28th Oct - Races Trip

4th Nov - Bonfire Night

7th Nov - AGM


11 June 2017

All Stars is underway

Our all stars sessions started last week and we run through now for another 6 weeks. Everyone is having a great time!



15 May 2017

Register here for All Stars Cricket

All Stars Cricket is a nationwide programme that aims to inspire 5 to 8 year olds to take up cricket and provide a fun first experience of the game.


07 May 2017

Millers stay on top

Mixed results for the Millers yesterday, another fab win for the 1stXI bowling Blackley 1st XI out for 114, 4 wickets for Birmingham and Hewart and 2 wickets for Smalley. The Millers knocked them off for 3 wickets Carr getting a half century.

2nd XI went down at Worsley who got 195/5 the Millers were bowled out for 88, story of the day was Kiwi taking one in the face retiring hurt with blood everywhere returning to the crease and getting a swift 17!



Final week to pay membership in full to be considered for selection.



Thanks to everyone who supported bingo on Saturday and for Mr Hewart, the man with the balls!


Next Social - Race Night Sat 27 May


30 April 2017

Rare double win for Millers

First team half centuries from Smalley, Partington & Wade give Millers dominating win

Second team: Lomax and Keyworth post a score before Birtwistle and Saliparri finish off

Sunday cup exit as Edgworth post too many and only Pearson posts a score with the bat


Bingo on Saturday

Eyes down, look in. Bingo at the club this Saturday 8:30 pm.




26 April 2017

Quiz Winners

Well done to Dwayne's team on winning Arker's "longest quiz in the world.....ever" on Saturday night.



Outstanding membership is due now!




25 March 2017

Work parties needed to prepare for the season

Saturday 1st April - From midday

Saturday 8th April - Cricket Force event from midday


Ready for the new season? Have you....

1. Downloaded the ELPM CC team app here

2. Paid your playing membership (new shirt included)

3. Bought some kit from the club shop



Sponsor a match ball

Silver package: £20 inc. 2 bar drinks and 2 teas

Gold Package:   £30 inc. 4 bar drinks and 4 teas

Contact club secretary here




Club Sponsors

Updated 4 Feb

1st XI Scorecard: n/a

2nd XI Scorecard: n/a

GMCL Division 4 West

GMCL Division 5 North & West

Cricket: Fancy a net?


We are always on the lookout for players, all ages and abilities who are enthusiastic about cricket.


Feel free to come along to a free net session at the club

Winter Nets - Radcliffe Sports Centre

    Saturday 10 am

Summer nets (April-Sept)

    Tuesday's 6pm - dusk



Ask for either Paul Hewart (1st XI captain) or Andy Lomax (2nd XI captain)


Unfortunately we do not have junior teams.

Rounders: Want to try?


Wednesday evenings at ELPMCC from 6.30pm, £2 per session


It's just for fun this summer with possibilities of making an official team.


A chance for women to get together to have some fun!


If you are interested please contact Lauren or