Official Jeweller to Yorkshire County Cricket Club, Phillip Stoner, was asked to produce a commemorative medal, which was presented at the club’s Annual General Meeting on Saturday 26th March 2016.
Made from Sterling Silver, the President’s Medal was formed in the shape of the club’s distinctive Yorkshire Rose logo. The medal was then hand engraved by MD, Jonathan Stoner and finished with the Cricket club’s signature ribbon.
The President’s Medal, for outstanding voluntary services to the Club, was awarded to long-serving member, Nigel Pullan, who writes for the Yorkshire Yearbook as well as providing written material in various other ways.
Previous commissions undertaken for YCCC include Retirement Trophies, Man of the Match Cufflinks, Player of the Year Trophies and the Dickie Bird clock, which can still be seen in Headingley Stadium’s West Stand.
Phillip Stoner The Jeweller is proud to have had a long standing association with Yorkshire County Cricket Club, which continues to flourish. Since 2002 the club have commissioned pieces including the the “Dickie Bird Clock”, displayed in Headingley’s West Stand, Darren Gough’s Retirement Trophy and Man of the Match cufflinks.
This year, Phillip Stoner were honoured to have been asked to produce a commemorative trophy for retiring Chairman, Colin Graves. Sat on top of a wooden plinth, the engraved, Sterling Silver replica First Team Cap bears the club’s distinctive Yorkshire Rose logo.
A passionate farewell speech from Yorkshire County Cricket Club’s retiring Chairman, Colin Graves, brought a prolonged standing ovation at the Club’s Annual General Meeting at Headingley on Saturday 28th March 2015. Colin, who stood down after the meeting, takes up his new post as Chairman of the England and Wales Cricket Board in May.
YCCC President, Dickie Bird, who was re-elected for a second year in office, presented Colin with the Sterling Silver Retirement Trophy on behalf of the club.
Phillip Stoner The Jeweller
, sponsors of YCCC for many years, is proud to have been named Official Jeweller to Yorkshire County Cricket Club.