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FCC awarded National Lottery Funding from Sport England

Fordhouses CC has been awarded £4,000 of National Lottery funding from Sport England’s Community Emergency Fund The outbreak of the virus and the consequent shutdown of businesses as of March 23 has left the sport and physical activity sector facing a period of uncertainty.   In response, on March 31 Sport England announced a £195m…
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Club house to reopen on Saturday 4th July

Fordhouses Club house to reopen on Saturday 4th July We are delighted to announce that the doors of Fordhouses Cricket Club will reopen on Saturday the 4th of July. The club will reopen at 11am and we will be adhering to strict government advice to ensure the safety of our staff and members, Everyone will…
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Nets to re-open on Monday 25th May

The news we have all been waiting for. We can play cricket again from Monday 25th May! The bullet points below outline the back to cricket plan for the next few weeks.   BOOKING PROCEDURE:   * Nets must be booked in advance through Chris Guest.  Slots will be available on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and…
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Club Statement – COVID-19 Update

We have recently received an enquiry from one our long standing and respected members over what measures the Club Officers have been considering / implementing in respect of lockdown – the effect of finances, phase return to ‘new normal’, membership renewals, purchase of necessary protective materials / equipment and future patterns of usage including training….
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We are temporarily closed

Following the governments latest advice, Fordhouses Cricket Club has temporarily closed. Unfortunately this means that any functions at the club through to the end of April will be cancelled. We apologise for any inconvenience. We will continue to keep you updated on opening hours on social media and the club website. In the mean time,…
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COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update

**Update for our members – Coronavirus**   These are challenging times for everyone.  We have considered all Government advice and are currently open for business with normal operating hours.   We would like to emphasise, particularly for members who still intend on visiting us, that the safety of our customers and team members is our…
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New Junior Coaching Programmes

On Friday 15th May two new junior coaching programmes will start at Fordhouses Cricket Club.   All Stars Cricket, aimed at 5-8 year olds, will run between 5-6pm for 8-weeks (ending on 3 July). For more information and to book your place on the course, please visit the ECB website.  Click here for full details.   …
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IMPORTANT Junior meeting. All parents to attend.

Important meeting for parents, guardians and players – 10th February 2020 at 7pm The purpose of this meeting is to talk parents through our plans to improve the junior section. During the evening, we will cover: – Contribution expectations for all players, parents and guardians – How we intend to improve communications – Our coaching…
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New beginnings for the youth section

NEW BEGINNINGS FOR THE YOUTH SECTION by Peter Jones and Mike Mandzuk   Most of Fordhouses Cricket Club’s members, players and parents would be aware that Chris Guest decided to step down from his post as Director of Cricket at the end of 2019. Over many years Chris has provided the inspirational leadership, coupled with his…
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Annual General Meeting 2020

This year’s annual general meeting will be held on Monday 3rd February 2020 at 8pm at Fordhouses CC. The agenda for the meeting is below. All welcome. – Introduction / apologies – Minutes from previous AGM – President’s Address – Chairman’s Report – Financial Report – Director of Cricket Report – Election of Officers – Memberships…
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