|Name Alan Lilley||Role Cricket Player|
Alan William Lilley is a first class cricketer. He was born in Ilford on 8 May 1959 and played for Essex from 1978 to 1990 during the most successful period in their history. A right-handed opening batsman, he scored 4495 runs in 120 first class matches with a best of 113* and a further 2800 in one day games. Later worked for the county as an administrator and left under a cloud.