Club Cricket Conference

Monday, 28th July 2014

Codicote stumble into crisis where 'the others' might follow

Codicote stumble into crisis where 'the others' might follow

Club cricket has been under assault for a number of years in a changing society from more directions, possibly, than ever before. One could mention land developers, social media, red tape, drink-driving laws, youth attitudes, council indifference, league regimes, funding, committee workloads and even the fortunes of the England team. But a trend to inequality and polarisation might be emerging as the unexpected and most serious problem faced by the amateur game.

Wormsley ready for fast-paced international student tussles

Wormsley ready for fast-paced international student tussles

Wormsley hosts an unusual T20 event when eight university teams descend on Buckinghamshire.


Tendulkar spreads happiness and good luck at Hampstead

Tendulkar spreads happiness and good luck at Hampstead

Sachin Tendulkar's visit to Hampstead CC seemed to galvanise the first team's form.

Beaven's spin undermines Sikandar-inspired holders

Beaven's spin undermines Sikandar-inspired holders

The holders Waltham were eliminated from the Barbados & Smile Group Travel Cup.

Lottery report highlights potential damage to parks cricket

Lottery report highlights potential damage to parks cricket

The recent report from the Heritage Lottery Fund - cricket could suffer.


England’s Friendliest Cricket Club?

England’s Friendliest Cricket Club?

A cricket club formed of newcomers and lapsed players has sprouted from an arts centre in Derby.

Ealing threatening return as dominant club force

Ealing threatening return as dominant club force

Ealing are back in business as they look forward to their last 16 tie against Blackheath.

Sakande's all-round effort decisive for Oxford at Lord's

Sakande's all-round effort decisive for Oxford at Lord's

Seam bowler Abi Sakande played a crucial part as No 11 batsman at Lord's.

Pak Pakhtoon recover from three all out Birmingham calamity

Pak Pakhtoon recover from three all out Birmingham calamity

The dust has settled at Perry Hall in Birmingham after Wirral CC's embarrassment in April.


Barbados - Smile Group Travel Cup

Barbados - Smile Group Travel Cup

The Conference Cup will now be known as the 'Barbados and Smile Group Travel Cup'.

Lara and Lord's promise much for Hertfordshire's big day out

Lara and Lord's promise much for Hertfordshire's big day out

Brian Lara provides the major attraction as a player for the MCC against Hertfordshire.

OBE for cricket-playing founder of Hawk-Eye tracking system

OBE for cricket-playing founder of Hawk-Eye tracking system

Paul Hawkins has been awarded an OBE for bringing electronics into cricket, 


Old Hill awarded police donation after gang robbery ordeal

Old Hill awarded police donation after gang robbery ordeal

West Midlands Police took the unusual step of donating £1,000 to a Birmingham cricket club.

CCC and Albion partnership 2014

CCC and Albion partnership 2014

2014 sees the Albion brand repositioned to better educate the broader sporting community 

Buttler run-out incident belongs in a world of its own

Buttler run-out incident belongs in a world of its own

Take no notice of the Edgbaston furore over Jos Buttler.

Club Cricket Conference official partnership announcement

Club Cricket Conference official partnership announcement

The CCC is delighted to announce its partnership with the BTA and Smile Group Travel. 

ECB launch club pilot scheme to tackle youth drop-off

ECB launch club pilot scheme to tackle youth drop-off

A new club competition starts on bank holiday Monday (26 May).

Waitrose add their support for club 'open day' scheme

Waitrose add their support for club 'open day' scheme

The first of the 'club open day' weekends has been set for 15/16 June.

Dave Percy: Kings Langley stalwart dies during bowling stint

Dave Percy: Kings Langley stalwart dies during bowling stint

Players from all the Kings Langley CC teams applause in memory of Dave Percy.

Trinidad boy eclipses Lara record with innings of 404

Trinidad boy eclipses Lara record with innings of 404

14 year-old boy scored 404 not out in a Trinidad under-15 schools game. 

Win a place in All Out Cricket's end of season match

Win a place in All Out Cricket's end of season match

All Out Cricket are offering two players the chance to take part in a fixture at Arundel Castle.