Wisbech Mayor and Town Beadle given the VIP treatment at Wisbech cricket match with MCC

WITH smiles beaming across their faces Wisbech Mayor, Councillor Yvonne Lawrence and the Town Beadle, Alister Hopkins are clearly enjoying Wisbech Cricket Club s annual season curtain-raiser against the MCC. The club have given the high-profile pair the

WITH smiles beaming across their faces Wisbech Mayor, Councillor Yvonne Lawrence and the Town Beadle, Alister Hopkins are clearly enjoying Wisbech Cricket Club's annual season curtain-raiser against the MCC.

The club have given the high-profile pair the VIP treatment with this blue sofa taken out of the bar to allow them to enjoy the match in comfort.

Their support, no doubt, had an impact as Wisbech picked up an impressive draw against the world's most famous cricket club and the first team went on to make a fantastic start to the season at the weekend, beating Godmanchester by 105 runs in the Tucker Gardner Division One.

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