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New pavilion in Boughton honours cricket club stalwart


By Lynn News Reporter


A new pavilion has been named in memory of a village cricket club stalwart.

Hundreds of guests gathered in Boughton on Sunday for the official opening of the pavilion, which has been named after Alan Wilkinson.

Colin Sampson, right, opens the new Boughton Cricket Club pavilion alongside club chairman Steve Short (3515861)
Colin Sampson, right, opens the new Boughton Cricket Club pavilion alongside club chairman Steve Short (3515861)

Mr Wilkinson, who died two years ago, restarted the club 10 years ago and bought its present ground, leasing it to the club for £10 a year.

Borough councillor Colin Sampson is pictured, right, opening the building alongside club chairman Steve Short. Picture: SUBMITTED



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