Based on the outskirts or
Worcester on the former Norton Barracks, we hold the ECB Clubmark. We have three Saturday
teams, Sunday league and a thriving youth set up. Kwik cricket (
takes place on a friday evening, with bbq and bar open from 6.3
0It might be nearly winter, but we're busy planning for next season. If you've been up around the ground in the last few weeks, you might have noticed that the end of season ground work on the square has gone especially well. The committee is also meeting throughout the winter to work on funding bids, sponsorship, player recruitment and a coaching plan for next season. It's a busy time!
The ECB continues to work with Sport England on the pioneering club accreditation scheme 'Clubmark' to develop a vibrant and healthy club cricket infrastructure.
Cricket clubs can play a key role in the successful delivery of Building Partnerships – cricket's strategic plan for 2006-2009 - by supporting the delivery and implementation of the following programmes:
The ECB Clubmark and community cricket clubs play a central role in all of these programmes and Clubmark will provide the standards that clubs involved in these programmes will aspire to.
In addition, it is expected that clubs who achieve the ECB Clubmark will be recognised and rewarded for their hard work and commitment to club cricket in England and Wales.
By registering to work towards ECB Clubmark, clubs join a growing number of cricket clubs across England and Wales that are prioritising junior development, creating a benchmark for high quality community club cricket.
County Cricket Development Managers can help clubs through the process of achieving ECB Clubmark Accreditation.
ECB Clubmark gives clubs an opportunity to write and implement new procedures as well as acknowledge existing practices. Cricket clubs are required to present evidence and demonstrate implementation across four different themes, culminating in the production of a Club Development Plan.
The four themes are:
For more information see www.ecb.co.uk/clubmark