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The Bristol County Ground

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Have your say: Cricket Playing Survey

The 2021 Cricket Playing Survey is now live and we want you to have your say. The survey provides you with the chance to share your thoughts and influence the future of cricket. It will take a maximum of 15 minutes, depending on your selections and everyone who...

Bream’s £10,000 fundraising target

BREAM have launched a drive to raise £10,000 towards reinstating the pavilion at their picturesque village ground after a break of 50 years. Playing numbers are increasing so quickly that there is a desperate need for the club to once again have its own dedicated...

Haresfield Gladiators turn tea room into Sports Kit Recycling Hub

Haresfield Gladiators CC have partnered with the Lords Taverners to become the first Sports Kit Recycling Hub in Gloucestershire, which aims to help young people in the UK and overseas to access equipment. The club are urging clubs, schools, players and families to...

Apply for your Inspired to Play Grant now

Due to the outstanding efforts of the whole of the cricket network, there is a high level of confidence that we will have a full and safe summer of cricket. The ECB are keen to work with the network to make the most of the growth opportunities that will be available...

Update to ECB’s Roadmap – effective 12th April

This guidance is for organised cricket in England only at Step 2 of the Government Roadmap out of Lockdown from 12 April 2021 until progression to Step 3 is confirmed by the UK Government (no earlier than 17 May 2021). It is based upon UK Government Guidance for...

Hygiene brand Lifebuoy partners with ECB to support a safe return of the game

In partnership with Lifebuoy, all recreational cricket clubs across England & Wales will be able to apply to receive a free ‘ECB Hygiene Bundle’ pack as part of the drive to help cricket return safely. The ECB Hygiene Bundle pack, which has been designed to keep...

NatWest CricketForce ’21: Get Set Weekend

Recreational cricket is back and we are now delighted to share with you the plans for this years virtual NatWest CricketForce 2021 called the Get Set Weekend! Due to the COVID-19 restrictions in place, clubs will not be able to run CricketForce as a physical event...

Cricket’s return to play – Updated roadmap and guidance

Following the Government’s updated guidance for outdoor organised sports around the easing of social restrictions in England on 29 March, the ECB have confirmed the return of recreational cricket in England from that date. The ECB have produced an updated roadmap and...

ECB release Roadmap and guidance to show key stages for the return of recreational cricket

The ECB have been working closely with the UK Government to provide clarity in what the easing of lockdown restrictions mean for recreational cricket across England and have released the following message... We know that our communities, players and volunteers will...

ECB emergency funding boost for Lydney and Tewkesbury

LYDNEY and Tewkesbury are celebrating after receiving substantial emergency funding support from the ECB as both clubs continue to battle back from suffering debilitating flood damage. A cheque for almost £24,000 has been handed over to Lydney towards the cost of...

Club Development

The GCB has two full-time club and programmes officers whose job it is to support and develop our clubs.

For clubs in the north of the county this person is Eric Woodmason while for the south it is John Peplow.  They can offer help and advice across a wide-range of areas including…

  • Developing junior cricket
  • Improving facilities
  • Securing funding
  • Help clubs achieve and retain ECB Clubmark

For more information on anything to do with our clubs please contact Eric or John.

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