Club Cricket Conference

Sunday, 1st March 2015

Bernard call-up just the ticket for Folkestone

Bernard call-up just the ticket for Folkestone

Folkestone CC were able to celebrate a return to the top flight in the Kent Cricket League and laud the selection of their promising seam-bowler Hugh Bernard for the England Under-19 tour to Australia.

One could safely say that Folkestone, with their futuristic pavilion at Three Hills and thriving youth sector, belong in the Premier Division after an absence of eight years, and the recognition of Bernard came as a pleasant surprise.

Electronic umpiring can be useful at the right price

Electronic umpiring can be useful at the right price

Club cricket has borrowed from the professionals, such as beast bats and batting helmets.

CCC centenary to include ECB match at Arundel Castle

CCC centenary to include ECB match at Arundel Castle

The CCC celebrate their centenary year in 2015 under the presidency of David Collier.

Surrey Cricket Club Conference - Sunday 8th March 2015

Surrey Cricket Club Conference - Sunday 8th March 2015

The Pitchero Surrey Club Conference has been developed to support recreational clubs.

Versatile Hughes honoured as ECB young coach of 2014

Versatile Hughes honoured as ECB young coach of 2014

James Hughes has chosen his research project at Southampton Solent University.

Ireland's jump in status gives Nepal unexpected reprieve

Ireland's jump in status gives Nepal unexpected reprieve

The ICC announced that the top eight sides would qualify automatically for the 2019 World Cup.

Sport England scheme Club Matters launches 12 February

Sport England scheme Club Matters launches 12 February

Your one stop shop of support and learning for cricket clubs from Sport England.

MCC play their part in the exciting rise of Nepal

MCC play their part in the exciting rise of Nepal

The MCC are continuing their good work in helping lesser cricketing nations make their way.

Waitrose extend small grants scheme to improve facilities

Waitrose extend small grants scheme to improve facilities

Clubs can now apply for quick-fix funds of up to £4,000 from the England & Wales Cricket Trust.

Legal dispute takes shine off Chingford's maiden title

Legal dispute takes shine off Chingford's maiden title

An exciting 2014 season at Chingford CC – they won the Essex Premier League for the first time.

Dennis / Sisis - Cricket Groundsman's Seminar

Dennis / Sisis - Cricket Groundsman's Seminar

Cricket Groundsman's Seminar - Tuesday 17th February 2015.

Cliff Pocock: Buckinghamshire mourns eminent cricket man

Cliff Pocock: Buckinghamshire mourns eminent cricket man

The death of Cliff Pocock at the age of 67 has left a void in Buckinghamshire  cricket.


Time to be part of Bertie Joel Cup's rich history

Time to be part of Bertie Joel Cup's rich history

Since 1967 the Bertie Joel Cup has been a feature of the club cricket calendar.

Please support the building of Rwanda's first cricket ground

Please support the building of Rwanda's first cricket ground

A good cause worthy of your support in 2015 is the Rwanda Cricket Stadium Charity.

CCC centenary year boosted by Collier's OBE

CCC centenary year boosted by Collier's OBE

David Collier, Club Cricket Conference president elect in March 2015, has been awarded an OBE.

Cook's one-day career ended by barrage of tin drums

Cook's one-day career ended by barrage of tin drums

In club cricket, changing the captain of a weak team would not usually improve results. 

Grenada island needs cricket equipment and playing kit

Grenada island needs cricket equipment and playing kit

The Club Cricket Conference have received an appeal for assistance from Grenada.

To blame: 'Attritional games and fewer local derbies'

To blame: 'Attritional games and fewer local derbies'

The elite restructuring carried out by the ECB has led to boring and attritional cricket. 

Roffey eye India trip as Horsham's Sussex champions

Roffey eye India trip as Horsham's Sussex champions

Roffey CC are planning a pre-season 2015 tour of India over the Easter holidays.

BBC must share responsibility for club cricket 'decline'

BBC must share responsibility for club cricket 'decline'

BBC Television seems to have a unique vision of school sport in the summer. 

The Nightwatchman Christmas Bundle - ideal gift this Christmas

The Nightwatchman Christmas Bundle - ideal gift this Christmas

The Nightwatchman, the renowned Wisden Cricket Quarterly, is the perfect gift this Christmas.