Tommy Tyldesley, John Tyldesley, and Ernest Tyldesley blue plaque in Roe Green

Here, from 1880 to 1911, lived the Tyldesley family. John Tommy & Ernest played cricket for Lancashire & England. Ernest was born here on 5th February 1889. Worsley Civic Trust 2001

(George) Ernest Tyldesley (5 February 1889, Worsley, Lancashire, England – 5 May 1962, Rhos-on-Sea, Denbighshire, Wales) was an England cricketer. The younger brother of Johnny Tyldesley and the leading batsman for Lancashire. He remains Lancashire's most prolific run-getter of all time. Tyldesley never went on an Ashes tour and played only four times in a home Ashes Test, but in 1921 he did very well in the last two games, scoring 78 at Old Trafford.

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