Arriving at Croft
, the field is led by Jason Plato - who grew up in nearby Tyneside - but just 13 points blanket the top four so the two-time champion will have plenty of competition.
hit a spectacular career-best 94 not out as Lancashire secured a comprehensive 67-run NatWest T20 Blast win over Derbyshire Falcons at Emirates Old Trafford.
is fired up for today's title decider against Wales at the Millennium Stadium
According to friends, Croft
, 40, initially agreed not to visit, telling her: "Fine, I won't see my kids.
FORMER St Johnstone winger Lee Croft
yesterday denied allegations he racially abused a ball boy.
and Ashwell Prince produced a double-century fourth-wicket stand to put Lancashire in control of their County Championship match away to Somerset.
The prize includes afternoon tea at the Croft
Tea Rooms, dinner in the evening and bed and breakfast based on a double or twin room.
Since taking victory at Thruxton during round five, Lloyd has found a rich vein of form and with Croft
a circuit he enjoys competing at - and one where he has done well in a variety of categories - he is in positive mood.
is a native of New Hampshire and was working for Leggett & Piatt Inc.
, 43, who got a two-year suspended jail term, was arrested last April after police raided his home and found 56 plants.
took a bang to his knee during the closing minutes of Sunday's game.
Below, mary Olivia Willoughby, aged 10, The Croft
Preparatory School, Stratford.
LEICESTER coach Richard Cockerill has backed Lions and England star Tom Croft
to bounce back after the back row man was ruled out for the entire season due to a knee injury.
Author Roger Croft
has created a series of suspenseful novels that will leave readers mesmerized by the story line, the characters and the action.
The climax to the championship will be at Croft
on September 20 and 21.