CRICKET: Ian Bix, Steward Bunting and Peter Coote have been elected life members of North Runcton.
Bix has been associated with the club for more than 40 years. He played first team cricket for many years and served on the committee, taking on the role of chairman. Now one of the main sponsors, Bix now contributes as first-team scorer. Bunting has also been involved for 40 years.
The quick bowler represented Norfolk and he has been heavily involved at the club as treasurer and chairman, along with running the bar and helping with ground maintenance.
Current chairman Coote started at the club in 1981 and also played for Norfolk. He is also a giant in local youth cricket and has been instrumental in setting up, running and developing the club’s junior section.