Sussex Cricket Foundation Annual Review

Sussex Cricket Foundation have released their Annual Review for the 2015/2016 year, the opening year as the charitable arm for Sussex Cricket. The annual review sees the Foundation celebrate its first birthday since being established in November 2015, in a year which the SCF have enhanced the lives of many through their primary vision, ‘Creating … Continue reading “Sussex Cricket Foundation Annual Review”

Chippingdale U13’s clinch West Sussex Area Junior Cricket League

11 Clubs and a total of 30 teams competed in this winter’s WACA Indoor Junior Cricket League, in matches played at Davisons Leisure Centre, Worthing and the Six Villages Leisure Centre at Westergate. This gave a tremendous opportunity to young cricketers (from the ages of 10 to 15) from across West Sussex to hone their … Continue reading “Chippingdale U13’s clinch West Sussex Area Junior Cricket League”

Unlock Another Coaching Skill

This year we are very lucky to have a specialist wicket-keeping workshop with Sussex Academy coach Michael Bates.  The course will take place on the 22nd March at 8:30pm in the Aerotron Indoor School at the 1st Central County Ground. To register or for further details, please contact Mervyn Jones at coach.ed@sussexcricket.co.uk.  

Umpire French officiates prestigious MPS India Celestial Trophy on Barns Green tour

Local cricket umpire and Broadbridge councillor Matt French has enjoyed a tour of India with Barns Green CC. Here he writes about his experiences in Kerala. “It was early June, when I heard through the grapevine that Barns Green CC were planning a tour to India in mid-February 2017 so I decided to enquire and … Continue reading “Umpire French officiates prestigious MPS India Celestial Trophy on Barns Green tour”

Sussex Cricket Foundation appoint Andy Shanks as a Patron

Andy Shanks, of Uckfield, East Sussex, has been made a Patron of the Sussex Cricket Foundation, the charitable arm of Sussex Cricket.  This honour is bestowed on individuals who have made major contributions in the development of youth cricket within Sussex, nationally and internationally. The Sussex Seniors Cricket section, has for several years, sponsored cricket … Continue reading “Sussex Cricket Foundation appoint Andy Shanks as a Patron”

Gary Page – Brighton Marathon in aid of the SCF

Current SCF trustee Michelle Page’s husband, Gary Page, has decided to run the Brighton Marathon in aid of the Sussex Cricket Foundation. We are delighted that he has chosen to support our charitable arm and we can’t wait to see him complete it. Gary’s JustGiving page reads; “Help my motivation by donating to this great … Continue reading “Gary Page – Brighton Marathon in aid of the SCF”

SCF open recruitment for Level 2 Multi-Sports Programme 2017/18

The Sussex Cricket Foundation are now recruiting for students for their Level 2 Multi-Sports programme, for its September 2017 intake. The Sussex Cricket Foundation would like to hear from any 16-18 year olds who would be interested in signing up to this 1-year course. The course is free and is open to both males and … Continue reading “SCF open recruitment for Level 2 Multi-Sports Programme 2017/18”

All Stars Cricket launched in Sussex

The Sussex Cricket Foundation welcomed over 100 people from more than 60 Cricket Clubs to the inaugural All Stars Cricket Launch Event at The 1st Central County Ground, Hove, last week.   The evening provided clubs with all the information required to become an All Stars Centre. The presentations were delivered by the Director of … Continue reading “All Stars Cricket launched in Sussex”

Lewes Girls Cricket Sessions

  Lewes girls cricket sessions, every Friday for 10 weeks, starting on the 10th February.  The sessions will be held at Lewes Leisure Centre, anyone is welcome and for any questions please contact Charlotte Burton at charlotte.burton@sussexcricket.co.uk

SCF seeks to appoint new Chair

The Directors of Sussex Cricket Limited (SCL) are seeking to appoint a Chair of the Sussex Cricket Foundation (SCF) to replace David Bowden who is retiring on Friday 31st March 2017. This is a voluntary post for an initial three-year term. The Foundation was formed in November 2015, as a charity, and is a wholly … Continue reading “SCF seeks to appoint new Chair”