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- Confirmation of Junior Cricket Pitch Lengths 2019 and beyond
Following approval at the ECB Recreational Assembly in November 2018, new pitch lengths for junior cricket are now being adopted across the game with immediate effect
- Wiltshire Cricket's FREE Key Stage 1 Primary School Offer is launched
Between now and the summer, primary schools across Wiltshire can access a FREE Cricket assembly and taster coaching session for Key Stage 1 children, with the aim being to spread the power of cricket and to to promote All Stars Cricket!
- Wiltshire Cricket encourages Local Clubs to apply to be a Cricket World Cup Club and 'become part of something bigger'
This opportunity is open to all clubs, all centres, all communities – and it’s easy to get involved - Sign up now
- Wiltshire young cricketers to receive specialist coaching in first initiative delivered as part of new talent pathway partnership with Gloucestershire Cricket
During November and December, a number of Wiltshire cricketers will attend skillset sessions in batting, seam bowling and spin bowling as part of talent pathway partnership with Gloucestershire Cricket
- Wiltshire Cricket Club Forum to look ahead to 2019 - Sign up to attend now!
Wiltshire Cricket is delighted to announce that it will be holding a club forum to help clubs look ahead to the 2019 season and for us to share some of the headline activities that will be taking place during next year; a year which sees both the Ashes and Cricket World Cup take place in England!
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- Wiltshire Cricket launches its women and girls club opportunities for the 2019 winter
A women's indoor league, a girls under 13s indoor league and a coaching workshop for female coaches are amongst the initiatives launched for the coming winter
- Gloucestershire's Richard Dawson, Tim Hancock, Chris Taylor and Mark Thorburn to deliver Coach development workshops in Wiltshire
During February and March coaches in Wiltshire will be able to access specialist coaching workshops delivered by professional coaches from Gloucestershire Cricket
- Wiltshire Cricket welcomes change to "beamer" law!
Changes to Law 41.7, the law concerning the bowling of dangerous and unfair non-pitching deliveries, will take affect in 2019
- A job for all seasons - Some advice for Groundsmen from our Pitch Advisor
With winter well and truly approaching it does not mean that the Wiltshire Cricket Grounds Association or our Pitch Advisor's support for clubs and groundsmen in Wiltshire stops, Here, Richard Mosdell offers some thoughts and guidance for groundstaff as they approach the winter months
- 27 squares renovated as part of Wiltshire Cricket Groundsman's Association trailer scheme
Wiltshire Cricket Groundsman's Association continue to offer a great service to clubs through the hiring out of trailers, with operators, to support end of season renovations; this year supporting 24 clubs and 27 squares