Former Dagenham pupils team up for cricket match

The cricket match takes place every year as part of the reunion

The cricket match takes place every year as part of the reunion - Credit: Archant

Former pupils of Dudley Moore’s school battled it out on the cricket pitch as part of an annual reunion.

The cricket match takes place every year as part of the reunion

The cricket match takes place every year as part of the reunion - Credit: Archant

The ex-students of Dagenham County High (now Sydney Russell) played against a team from May and Baker Social Club on Friday.

The cricket match takes place every year as part of the reunion

The cricket match takes place every year as part of the reunion - Credit: Archant

The match is played every year and is followed by a charity fundraising dinner with other former pupils of the school.

“We’re in touch with over 1,000 ex-students and about 50 turn up for the reunion every year,” said organiser Bob Miller. “We always have a lot of fun.”