At the club’s recent annual dinner, the club person of the year’s trophy was presented by Barkby’s press officer and last years winner Hugh Asher to 90-year-old Eric Flowers.
Eric who was born in Barkby, still supports the team and is a regular at the Beeby Road ground. His grandson Stephen is captain of the first team, and his other grandson Tom also plays in the first eleven .
Congratulations Eric from all at the club.
Barkby United Cricket Club’s photograph above shows: Hugh Asher presenting Eric with the clubman of the year salver.