Sussex Cricket Foundation Girls Holiday Camp

During the half term the Sussex Cricket Foundation through the funding and support of the Aldridge Foundation put on a four-day holiday camp for girls at the Sir Rod Aldridge Cricket Centre. Over the four days girls from the age of 8- 11-year olds were coached cricket with fun games over three hours per day, … Continue reading “Sussex Cricket Foundation Girls Holiday Camp”

Sussex Cricket League Update

Strategy for Cricket in Sussex – Review of Recreational League Cricket Update from Adult Leagues Group Chairman, Gary Stanley All, Many thanks for your responses. I can now confirm that we will be proceeding with the new playing structure in 2018, with the Sussex Cricket League proper to commence in 2019. All but 25 of … Continue reading “Sussex Cricket League Update”

Carols at the 1st Central County Ground

The Mayfair Wassailers Carols at the 1st Central County Ground in aid of the Sussex Cricket Foundation MONDAY 18th DECEMBER 2017 at 7pm In the Spen Cama Pavilion, 1st Central County Ground, Hove Mince pies and wine (+ cash bar) £10 per person – payable in advance (children under 16 free) To book you tickets … Continue reading “Carols at the 1st Central County Ground”

Review of Recreational League Cricket in Sussex

Dear Sussex Recreational League Club, Further to the e-mail below, sent on 24th August, I am writing to thank you for the feedback we have received and to advise you of the next steps in the re-structuring of adult league cricket in the County. As you know, through its subsidiary the Sussex Cricket Foundation (“SCF”), the Board … Continue reading “Review of Recreational League Cricket in Sussex”

6-a-side Finals Day

The 1st Central County Ground, Hove hosts the Finals Day of the Sussex Cricket Foundation Cup this Sunday (17th September). Forty-two teams from across the county have taken part in the six-a-side tournament – now in its second year – with the winners of each of the seven qualifying events plus one losing finalist making … Continue reading “6-a-side Finals Day”

Ifield seal final spot at Finals Day!

Congratulations to Ifield, who will be at our 6-a-side Finals Day on Sunday 17th September! To find out more about our fundraising activities, please visit http://sussexcricketfoundation.co.uk/get-involved/ 

U10 Gilbert Cup

Sussex Cricket Foundation, in association with Royal London, delivered the U10 Gilbert Cup across the County throughout the Summer. There were four preliminary competitions, one in each area to determine the top eight Under 10 teams, who would compete at the 1st Central County Ground in Hove. In total, 34 different junior cricket clubs across … Continue reading “U10 Gilbert Cup”

EDUCATION: No Boundaries Project

No Boundaries is a Sussex cricket Foundation employability initiative designed to support Sussex job seekers back into work. We were lucky enough to be joined last month by Sian Morse, Sales Manager for Centreplate UK, based at The 1st Central County Ground. 12 No Boundaries Learners attended an interactive and informative careers talk based around … Continue reading “EDUCATION: No Boundaries Project”

Pagham seal fifth spot at Finals Day!

Congratulations to Pagham, who will be at our 6-a-side Finals Day on Sunday 17th September! Teams from Pagham, Selsey and West Wittering competed in a group format, with the top two teams progressing to the final, which saw a victorious Pagham side overcome West Wittering. There was excellent support for all sides and a great turnout of … Continue reading “Pagham seal fifth spot at Finals Day!”

D40 Hardball signed confirmed league winners

Our D40 hardball side in their very first season were confirmed league champions on Sunday by beating Hampshire. Sussex batting first posted 228 and subsequently bowled out Hampshire for 110. Congratulations to all involved in what has been a truly remarkable first season.