Posts Categorized: Volunteers and Officials 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 »

Apply to be a Cricketeer at the 2019 ICC World Cup

Posted & filed under Club News, Volunteers and Officials News, Women and Girls News.

The ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 is recruiting a record number of volunteers in England and Wales to help make one of the world’s biggest sporting events a success next summer. 4,000 ‘World Cup Cricketeers’ are being recruited across a variety of roles, including Spectator Services, Hospitality, Broadcast Operations and a UK Trophy Tour. 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 »

Register now for 2018 NatWest CricketForce

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

2018’s NatWest CricketForce will take place across the weekend beginning Friday 23rdMarch. This year ECB are encouraging clubs to take part in activities that will help create family friendly environments such as upgrading access for people with disabilities and improving changing and toilet facilities for women and girls. The registration portal is now open, sign… 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

Posted & filed under Club News, Coaching News, Junior News, Northants Recreational Cricket News, Schools News, Volunteers and Officials News, Women and Girls News.

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 »

Northants celebrates its outstanding volunteers

Posted & filed under Club 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. On Thursday 3rd August, the… Read more »

The ECB announce 3 Free Women’s Coaching Conferences in 2017

Posted & filed under Coaching News, Volunteers and Officials News, Women and Girls News.

With the ICC Women’s World Cup being hosted in England in 2017 the ECB want to maximise its impact and focus additional support to women involved in cricket. Following the success of the first Women’s Coaching Conference in April 2016 they will be running 3 further free coaching conferences for female coaches during January and February next year…. Read more »