Posts Categorized: Northants Recreational Cricket News

Great turn out at Club Forum

Posted & filed under Club News, Northants Recreational Cricket News, Volunteers and Officials News.

On Wednesday 12th December, over 90 people attended a Club Forum hosted by Northants Cricket, they represented 39 of the cricket clubs in the County which was an excellent turnout. Ray Payne the Chief executive started off the evening by explaining the recent merger between Northants Recreational Cricket and the Club. Scott Borman from the… Read more »

Northamptonshire OSCAs Winners Announced

Posted & filed under Club News, Coaching News, Northants Recreational Cricket News, Volunteers and Officials News.

The NatWest Outstanding Service to Cricket Awards aim to reward the contribution that volunteers make to the game. Nominations were received for volunteers from the traditional cricketing environments (clubs, leagues, boards), and in addition from emerging environments such as Higher and Further Education, Community Programmes, Workplaces and Recreational Park Leagues. Well done to all of… Read more »

Geddington triumph in U15 County Cup final

Posted & filed under Club News, Junior News, Northants Recreational Cricket News.

Overview The Vitaly Under 15 National Club Championship 2018 was contested between 3 teams following the unfortunate withdrawal of Old Grammarians before the tournament began. That left Geddington Cricket Club, Overstone Park Cricket Club and Brackley Town Cricket Club to battle it out in a round robin format to determine which side would be the… Read more »

New General Data Protection Regulations to affect Cricket Clubs from May

Posted & filed under Club News, Northants Recreational Cricket News, Uncategorised, Volunteers and Officials News.

As you may have heard, from 25th May 2018 new regulations come into force concerning how organisations gather, store, share and dispose of information. These regulations may have implications for your Cricket Club. The ECB have worked with Data Protection lawyers to provide guidance for clubs with the introduction of the new GDPR (General Data… Read more »

Fraudsters target Cricket clubs

Posted & filed under Club News, Northants Recreational Cricket News, Volunteers and Officials News.

Northants Recreational Cricket has become aware of a scam currently being aimed at cricket clubs within our and surrounding counties. It involves fraudsters setting up fake email accounts in the name of senior committee members at the club, then using these accounts to ask the club treasurer to transfer amounts of club funds to an external bank… Read more »

New DBS Application procedure in place

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On 23rd October a new procedure for applying for or renewing a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check was introduced. This replaced the old paper based application. All applications must now be  initiated by an accredited DBS verifier within cricket who knows the applicant and the role that they are carrying out. In practice, this means… Read more »

County Age Group squads celebrate season of sucsess

Posted & filed under Junior News, Northants Recreational Cricket News, Women and Girls News.

Last Saturday saw the coaches, parents and players of Northamptonshire’s County Age group squads gather at the County Ground to celebrate successes of the 2017 season. This had been a particularly fine season for the County, with the Under 17 Boys sharing the County Championship title with Sussex (our first victory at this age group… Read more »