Behind the Brand

Founded in 2015,  Suffolk based Garrard and Flack Cricket Bat Company manufactures handcrafted cricket bats.  Company founder Edward J.N. Garrard has been perfecting the art of bat making for many years, we pride ourselves on providing the highest quality handmade cricket bats. 

Handcrafted in Suffolk

Each bat at Garrard and Flack is individually handcrafted, willow is carefully selected from only the highest quality sourced from Foskett Willows in Suffolk. Our head bat maker Edward J.N. Garrard takes great pride in each individual piece of willow, optimising its presence and performance. 

Our company values

Our products are designed and manufactured by Edward JN Garrard, We pride ourselves on keeping all of our manufacturing in-house, sourcing locally grown willow from Foskett farms in Woodbridge, Suffolk, keeping the company's carbon footprint to a minimum whilst producing some of the best handcrafted and unique cricket bats. Our in-house manufacturing ensures excellent  quality control from start to finish, providing the highest quality in pressing, balance, performance and appearance.

Head batmaker - Edward J.N. Garrard


Manufacturing is the heart and soul of the company, handcrafting each bat with our in-house process from the cleft to the finished bat. Maximising the quality with ultimate care and attention to detail allows us to provide excellent performance and glass-like finishing.