Local Cricketer Ken Higgs Passes Away Aged 79

Local Cricketer Ken Higgs sadly passed away on Monday aged 79 at a Leamington Spa hospital.

Ken who was born in Kidsgrove on the 14th January 1937 was an English fast-medium bowler, who was most successful as the opening partner to Brian Statham with Lancashire in the 1960’s. He later played with success for Leicestershire.