We present to you various photo galleries for matches, events, personalities and happenings from around the Valley’s establishment. It’s not meant to be a centrepiece for the website but more a curiosity. It’s amazing who you’ll find appearing in here! There are also photos in the various posts, taken very kindly by those in attendance on the day at the matches and other events. Some
match reports and general posts also link back to this page.
The Valley of Peace cricket ground, Hoon Hay Valley
Off-season activities, winter 2018
John Fulton with his son, George, thinking about their next run
Wendy Fulton offers sideline advice to sons Tim and Dave
John Masefield (left) and Bob Masefield
John Fulton, back in the cricketing saddle
George Fulton, a Christchurch Boys High School cricketer
David Fulton laments the big score that got away
Angus Fulton faces down the adults
Gordon Fulton with grandson Angus Fulton. Angus about to bat with grandad for the first time
Scorers and supporters - L-R Bob Masefield, John Masefield, Sam Fulton *(uncertain, they all look similar), John Fulton and others.
Matriarch Wendy Fulton rounds up grandchildren and others on the sideline
L-R (Front) Lance Ryan (Swannanoa CC Life Member), Angus Fulton (12), George Fulton (15), David Fulton (Premier cricketer, Oxford-Rangiora), Tim Fulton (present), Geoff Olsen (Swannnaoa CC Life Member); (Standing): Peter Williams (invaluable umpire), John Masefield (Goughs Bay), Bob Masefield (Akaroa), John Fulton (Methven), Sam Fulton (MP, New Zealand Defence Force), Gordon Fulton (Legend, patriarch, Swannanoa CC Life Member)
Ray Steele faces the early onslaught, with Jim Smith, Justin Dove and Nick Johnston keeping an eye on things.
Ben Breitmeyer gets an early wicket for the President's XI.
Paul Bateman still has the magic.
Wade Millar serves one up to Tim Fulton.
Wade Millar serves one up to Hamish Falls-Anderson.
Aungus Fulton bowling to father Tim.
Tom Music under a high one.
No problem for President's XI captain Tom Music, while performing the unique dance move, the 'Musicman'!
Ben Breitmeyer fires one in from the outfield; an alternative to the 'Musicman" dance move.
Ben Breitmeyer's direct hit was not out, but the stump is a goner!
Alex Fulton strikes father Tim on the pads.
Father Tim is dismissed by son Alex!
The wily Tony Gray dismisses Justin Dove.
Tony Gray, Jim Smith and Jesse Tritschler.
Club Captain Jesse Tritschler sends one towards the boundary, landing somewhere over Burwood way.
Jesse Tritschler sends another one towards the boundary, whilst Stan Woolliscroft warms up in the background.
Hamish Cochran keeping an eye on the ball.
Angus, Tim and Alex Fulton.
Nick Johnston opens the batting for the President's XI.
Tom Music on the drive after another great VoP lunch.
Tom Byrne on the hunt for a wicket.
Michael Kirkland facing Hamish Falls-Anderson.
Tom Music facing Hamish Falls-Anderson.
Ben Breitmeyer on his way to 40 (ret).
Father Tim bowls to son Angus.
Father Tim dismisses son Angus.
Tim Fulton, checking the pitch after dismissing his son, Angus
Front: Paul Bateman, Wade Millar. Middle: Hamish Cochran, Stan Woolliscroft, Tim Fulton, Angus Fulton, Ray Steele, George Ritchie, Alex Fulton, Tom Bryne, Nick Johnston, Eddie Parsons. Back: Michael Kirkland, Hamish Falls-Anderson, Ben Breitmeyer, Jesse Tritschler, Justin Dove, Jim Smith (obscured), Chris House, Tom Music, Tony Gray, Ollie Dugdale. Hosts: Scott Cartwright and David Hearn.
Past and present East Shirley Cricket Club members: Tom Music, Nick Johnston, David Hearn, Eddie Parsons, Tony Gray.