10th January 2021

News of Dave Jones

Dave Jones

MCUA founder and former President, Dave Jones, is recovering at home following another heart attack on Christmas morning.


Dave spent 15 days in Whiston hospital before being allowed back home.


We wish Dave a full and speedy recovery.

Hughie Evans

9th September 2020

Death of Brian Ball

It is with deep sadness that we report the death of our former colleague Brian Ball.


MCUA offers its condolences to Stephen and all Brian's family at this sad time.

Further details will be posted on the website as they become available.

Hughie Evans

13th November 2020

Death of Ron Hayes

Ron Hayes

It has been reported that former MCUA umpire, Ron Hayes, has recently passed away.


Ron joined MCUA from the Manchester Association when Leigh CC joined the Liverpool Competition. He was a strong supporter of all cricket at Leigh and held many positions within the Club.


After retiring from umpiring, Ron followed Leigh 1st X1 both home and away.


He will be sadly missed

Hughie Evans

23rd October 2020

News about Ray Rigby

Update on Ray Rigby.

Over the past few weeks Ray has suffered a decline in his health. He has recently been diagnosed with Lewey Body Dementia and after a short stay in hospital has been moved to a nursing home.

His condition means that it is not possible for Ray to receive visitors but if circumstances change then members will be informed.

Our best wishes go to Ray, Carol, Julie and all his family at this difficult time.

Hughie Evans

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