Club Cricket Conference

Wednesday, 4th May 2016

Cricket clubs should be the main hub of local community

Cricket clubs should be the main hub of local community

Alf Langley stepped down after a productive term as chairman of the CCC in March and remains a board director. 

Quick singles with Alf Langley

Age: 65

Clubs: Old Uffingtonians, Holmwood, South Hampstead, Shepherds Bush, Wanstead.



MCC Award picture enlivens new helmets debate

MCC Award picture enlivens new helmets debate

A club batsman is shortlisted in the 2015 Wisden MCC cricket photograph of the year award. 

Adrian St John: All that is best in a young cricketer

Adrian St John: All that is best in a young cricketer

There will be a minute's silence after the death of Adrian St John  at the age of 22.

Venerable table games go on view at Lord's

Venerable table games go on view at Lord's

The museum at Lord's is always worth a visit, and this summer will be no less fascinating.

Cook goes west for NatWest Cricketforce duty

Cook goes west for NatWest Cricketforce duty

Alastair Cook, the England captain, has been lined up to help out in the NatWest CricketForce project.

Collier backs march to wider cricket governance

Collier backs march to wider cricket governance

David Collier, the former ECB chief executive, has joined the board of the Club Cricket Conference.

WG Grace plays major part in Book of the Year listings

WG Grace plays major part in Book of the Year listings

The 2016 short list of six contenders for the annual Cricket Society and MCC Book of the Year award.

MCC sending-off proposal should boost league umpiring

MCC sending-off proposal should boost league umpiring

Plans to 'trial' sending-off as a sanction for umpires against violent behaviour is likely to be welcomed.

Kerr-ching! Amir must suffer for the greater good

Kerr-ching! Amir must suffer for the greater good

The ICC took another step against corruption at their board meeting in Dubai this month.

Cricket maintaining tenacious grip in Brittany

Cricket maintaining tenacious grip in Brittany

The story of Central Brittany CC illustrates the game's development in the French countryside.

Let's hope ICC umpiring trend filters down to all levels

Let's hope ICC umpiring trend filters down to all levels

The Decision Review System has enabled the ICC to monitor umpiring decisions behind the scenes. 

Sussex cricket shocked by Matthew Hobden death

Sussex cricket shocked by Matthew Hobden death

The cause of the sudden death of Matthew Hobden has not yet been disclosed. 

Blackheath looking forward to second national final tilt

Blackheath looking forward to second national final tilt

Blackheath begin their defence of the Royal London Club Championship in 2016.

Sandford's vivid work gives perspective to cricket

Sandford's vivid work gives perspective to cricket

Imagine a schoolboy representative two-day match at Lord's. Within four years five boys are dead.

Time is running out to assess new CASC rules

Time is running out to assess new CASC rules

New rules on Community Amateur Sports Clubs status on professionalism and membership.

Prodger: 'We aspire to an equal and integrated platform'

Prodger: 'We aspire to an equal and integrated platform'

Recreational cricket in England is entering an era of cohesive governance.

ECB safety drive should ideally extend to pitches

ECB safety drive should ideally extend to pitches

Action by the ECB to make the wearing of batting helmets mandatory.

ECB seeking good venues to host national finals

ECB seeking good venues to host national finals

The deadline with the ECB about hosting an age-group national final in 2016 is fast approaching. 

Ashley Doyle's death casts shadow over OSCA awards

Ashley Doyle's death casts shadow over OSCA awards

The ECB delayed releasing details from the OSCAs out of respect for one of the winners.

Southgate sets a modern wicket haul record

Southgate sets a modern wicket haul record

Jamie Southgate achieved the best bowling performance for a CCC player on a overseas tour.


Hampstead supply two players for MCC's Nepal mission

Hampstead supply two players for MCC's Nepal mission

Hampstead CC have had two players selected for the MCC tour of Nepal.