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Martyn Hill hosts sunrise to sunset bat-a-thon in aid of Farndon Cricket Club and Shaw Mind, of Newark




Cricket enthusiasts from across the county are being invited to bowl around the clock on Summer Solstice to raise funds for Farndon Cricket Club and mental health and wellbeing charity, Shaw Mind.

The challenge, dubbed the sunrise to sunset bat-a-thon, was organised by Farndon player Martyn Hill and will take place on Saturday, June 20, from sunrise at 4.43am until sun set at 9.21pm.

FARNDON’S Martyn Hill will be in bat throughout the challenge.
FARNDON’S Martyn Hill will be in bat throughout the challenge.

The challenge has called on support from local cricketers of all abilities who are missing the sport, to step up and bowl against Hill in 20-minute slots, while adhering to social distancing and hygiene guidelines.


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