As Deeside gradually leaves the winter months behind, Banchory Cricket Club is gearing up for the 2016 season.
Banchory is a small friendly club with its own ground at Burnett Park, Banchory, which is the envy of many other clubs.
The club runs a senior teams, which competes in Grade 2 of the Aberdeenshire Cricket Association’s four grades.
Juniors are welcome but have to be accompanied by a responsible adult over the age of 18.
The club will also be participating in several friendly games against other clubs throughout the duration of the season.
Banchory is always on the lookout for new players of any standard, age or experience.
So if you would like to play cricket, why not head along to a practice session which are held on Wednesday nights from 6.30pm at Burnett Park.