Archived News

Former Balconiers Committee Member Owen Walters passes away
It is with sadness that we record that former Balconiers Committee Member passed away at Singleton Hospital on Tuesday 2nd September 2014. Owen was a member of the Committee during the late 1980s and throughout the 1990s and was a regular on the Daffodil Cricket Tours often the tour leader when John Williams was not available.

As Balconiers we extend our sincere condolences to his family at this sad time.

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Former Glamorgan batsman Bernard Hedges passes away

It is with sadness that we record that former Glamorgan batsman Bernard Hedges has passed away at the age of 86. He had a very successful 18 year first-class cricket career between 1950 – 1967. Bernard was one of the county’s all time highest run scorers with 17, 733 runs.  He died at his home in Mumbles on 8th February 2014. Glamorgan historian and scorer Dr Andrew Hignell has written a tribute to Bernard which can be found on the Glamorgan website or click here.

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