and TEA ROTA DUTIES.
NB. If you are unable to attend on your appointed date,
please arrange a replacement
yourself. Inform the captain but do not leave it to him to find your
During the week preceding the game:
Cut the square and cut and roll the strip.
Cut the outfield on Thursday, or closer to
the match during the weeks when
is fast growing.
Phone to arrange the tea ladies. (Irene attends to
ordering tea provisions for us,
from the dairy)
Cut the grass around the pavilion.
the match day.
Collect the tea provisions from The Dairy.
Cut, roll and mark the square. (NB please return the marking
brush to the tin of water, to prevent it drying hard with emulsion
Arrange the boundary rope, also put out the sightscreens, chairs and
Repair the strip after the game and release the sight screens sheets.
NB. Strip repair.
A) Sweep up debris. B) In footmarks, work deep holes with the
garden fork. C) Fill the fork holes with loam. D) Level the
footmarks with loam and sprinkle in some grass seed. E) Roll
the pitch. F) Water the repaired footmarks if no rain is expected.