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  • Apply to be a Cricketeer at the 2019 ICC World Cup

    Apply to be a Cricketeer at the 2019 ICC World Cup

    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 …Read More »
  • New General Data Protection Regulations to affect Cricket Clubs from May

    New General Data Protection Regulations to affect Cricket Clubs from May

    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 …Read More »
  • Northants Youngsters in unforgettable Cook experience

    Northants Youngsters in unforgettable Cook experience

    Two of our County Age Group cricketers had a fantastic opportunity to work with former England Captain Alistair Cook at Lords last week, in a trip arranged by their school, Lodge Park Academy in Corby. Caitlyn Connelly, a member of our Girls Under 13 squad who also plays for S&L …Read More »
  • Register now for 2018 NatWest CricketForce

    Register now for 2018 NatWest CricketForce

    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 …Read More »
  • Fraudsters target Cricket clubs

    Fraudsters target Cricket clubs

    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 …Read More »
  • New DBS Application procedure in place

    New DBS Application procedure in place

    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 …Read More »
  • 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 »