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  • Do the Sport England 2017 Sports Club Survey and win prizes !

    Do the Sport England 2017 Sports Club Survey and win prizes !

    The Sports Club Survey is a piece of research undertaken by the Sport and Recreation Alliance, in partnership with Sport England, to assess the health of sport and recreation clubs across the country. It features questions on a variety of topics such as membership and volunteer numbers, club finances and …Read More »
  • County Age Group squads celebrate season of sucsess

    County Age Group squads celebrate season of sucsess

    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 …Read More »
  • VACANCY: All Stars Champion

    VACANCY: All Stars Champion

    Role: All Stars Champion Contract: 1 year fixed term Salary: £18,000 – £20,000 Delivery area: East Midlands – positions available working for Leicestershire CCC – Community Team, Lincolnshire Cricket and Northants Recreational Cricket.   Role Overview Do you want to inspire kids and families to get involved with Cricket? Do …Read More »
  • Northants celebrates its outstanding volunteers

    Northants celebrates its outstanding volunteers

    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. …Read More »
  • Iris and friends visit ICC Women’s World Cup 2017 !!

    Iris and friends visit ICC Women’s World Cup 2017 !!

    At the moment the ICC Women’s World Cup is being held in England, there are eight teams from across the world competing to be the best in the world at one day 50 over cricket. The matches are being held around the country including Grace Road in Leicester. I was …Read More »
  • Nominate your Outstanding volunteers today

    Nominate your Outstanding volunteers today

    Reward your valuable cricketing volunteers by nominating them for a Natwest Outstanding Service to Cricket Award. Northants Recreational Cricket are now actively encouraging nominations for this years OSCAs. These awards are aimed at recognising those unsung heroes at cricket clubs that give so much of their time and enthusiasm to the …Read More »
  • All Stars Cricket – the first, fun, active form of the game for 5 to 8-year-old boys and girls

    All Stars Cricket – the first, fun, active form of the game for 5 to 8-year-old boys and girls

    The England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB) today launched the first nationwide entry-level participation programme for cricket, with the aim of getting 50,000 boys and girls excited by the game this year. A new generation of families will be introduced to cricket through All Stars Cricket, a major new grassroots …Read More »
  • Northants Coaches Association Conference 2017

    Northants Coaches Association Conference 2017

    Following the success of the Bowling and Batting Workshops run in early 2016 the Northants Coaches Association are pleased to announce they will be running a Coaches Conference on Saturday 1st April between 9am-5pm. Coaches will get the opportunity to experience 4 workshops through the day and learn from previous …Read More »
  • Northamptonshire Breaks New Ground with First Cricket Board Run Shop

    Northamptonshire Breaks New Ground with First Cricket Board Run Shop

    Saturday 4th March will see the official opening of Northants Cricket Shop at the County Ground. Visitors will see some immediate outward differences between this new venture and previous incarnations, with feedback being addressed on issues like availability of stock and opening hours. The truly innovative difference between this and …Read More »
  • All Stars Cricket launches in Northamptonshire

    All Stars Cricket launches in Northamptonshire

    Wednesday evening saw the County Ground hosting the very first regional roadshow in support of the new All Stars Cricket programme. All Stars Cricket is an ECB nationwide programme that is designed to inspire five- to eight-year-olds to take up cricket and provide a great first experience of the game. …Read More »