YOUNG cricketers from Braunton will be starting the coming season in style thanks to a helping hand from Barnstaple Round Table. Interest in the game has been growing at Braunton School and Community College, which now has three teams, and six players in

YOUNG cricketers from Braunton will be starting the coming season in style thanks to a helping hand from Barnstaple Round Table.Interest in the game has been growing at Braunton School and CommunityCollege, which now has three teams, and six players included in North Devon district squads - Taylor Latham and Dan Crocombe from Year 8 and Jack Spicer, Rob Elliott, Cameron Maddocks and Max Weston from year 11.The Round Table has stepped it to help with the provision of two new sets of cricket white tops.PE teacher Jamie Frockleton said: "The PE department and pupils would like to say a big thank you to Barnstaple Round Table for sponsoringthe school cricket teams. Their funding is a massive boost towards PE at Braunton school as the PE department's vision of making sport more attractive to their pupils begins to spread. In the long term we are hoping to increase pupils' participation in physical activity. By having new, quality, sports kit and by trying to move with a fashion conscious society, we feel we may make sport and physical activity more popular here at Braunton.