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  • 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 »
  • How would you like to have £250 pounds to spend in your local Jewson Branch?

    How would you like to have £250 pounds to spend in your local Jewson Branch?

    In partnership with the ECB, Jewson are once again offering clubs the opportunity to collect a bonus £200* credit just for setting up a Jewson Privilege Account with an initial deposit of £50. All you have to do is… 1. Apply for your Jewson Privilege Account Scheme via your club’s …Read More »
  • t20 Skills Masterclass 2017

    t20 Skills Masterclass 2017

    Northants Steelbacks are holding a 20/20 themed Masterclass on Thursday 16th and Friday 17th February. 2017 Natwest t20 Blast winning Coaches David Ripley, Kevin Innes and Phil Rowe will be joined by former county players as well as current members of the professional staff. The Masterclass will include specific scenario coaching related to the exciting format …Read More »
  • County Visually Impaired Team To Hold Open Training Sessions

    County Visually Impaired Team To Hold Open Training Sessions

    Northants Steelbacks Visually Impaired Cricket Team will be holding three training sessions in the lead up to the 2017 season and all of these are open to new players as well as existing squad members. Visually Impaired cricket is open to anyone who has around 25% of normal vision or …Read More »
  • ECB Coach Awards- Reward your Coaches

    ECB Coach Awards- Reward your Coaches

    Nominations for the 2017 ECB Coach Awards are now open. Please take the time to consider those coaches that give time and commitment to your club and who inspire children and adults to play. There are 3 categories of award: Outstanding-contribution-2017 Coach of the year 2017 Young coach of the …Read More »