About Us

OPENING TIMES:

9AM-5PM MONDAY-FRIDAY 

9AM-3PM SATURDAY

CLOSED SUNDAYS AND BANK HOLIDAYS

 

Lorimers4cricket is a family run buisness with over 50years experience in the game. Bill Blenkiron who has run and worked in the buisness for 35 years played first class cricket at Warwickshire 1964-74, toured the Fareast with the M.C.C. and also a qualified coach. Bill's wife has helped tirelessly over the years helping in the buisness. Darren their son also followed in his fathers footsteps and was one of the first signings for Durham C.C.C from 1990-97. He has represented England U'19s and toured Pakistan, he still enjoys playing and watching cricket at his home club around the corner at Bishop AucklandWe also have another ex-First Class cricketer to offer expert advice, Gary Pratt who famously ran Ricky Pointing in the 2005 Test at Nottingham still plays cricket for Minor Couty team Cumberland and pro's in the North East of England at NYSD club Richmondshire CC. Our team is completed by Matthew Cowling, a local cricketer who handles most of the social networking we provide.

The business offers expert advice on aspects of he game from a junior choosing there first bat to the decerning cicketer wanting advice on selecing there bat for the new season.
The store offers cricket equipment 12 months of the year. When purchasing on line you have the piece of mind that you are buying from a buisness thats knows what they are selling and do care about the products they despatch but also an independant cricket specialist and not a multiple that has limited or no knowledge on the products it sells.

Please feel free to contact any of us by using details shown on the 'Contact us' page.