Posts Tagged: cricket

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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Free Umpire Courses

Would you like to learn how to umpire? If the answer is yes then Staffiordshire Cricket are putting on two FREE ‘it’s your call’ umpire courses. There are two courses designed specifically for people wanting to learn how to umpire and support your local club at junior or senior level. To register on the course, simply click on the…
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Natwest Cricket Force Weekend

Join us during the weekend of 23-25 March for the Natwest Cricket Force weekend. This is a weekend when all our members come together to spruce up the ground ready for the season ahead. We particularly encourage our more proficient DIY’ers or expert tradespeople to come along and support the club. For more information, please…
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Cricket Presentation Night

This is Fordhouses Cricket Club’s annual awards celebration where both the juniors and seniors sections come together. During the evening we recognise player achievements and the support of volunteers, coaches, parents and supporters alike.

A Summary of President’s Day 2017

Fordhouses CC cake

What a fantastic President’s Day and fitting tribute to 90 years of Fordhouses Cricket Club. A lovely day of wall-to-wall sunshine was kicked off by our youngsters who competed for the junior tournament. It was very exciting to see so many talented kids playing the game with such grace and such big smiles. The eventual…
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Weekend 8 July – Results Round-up

Fordhouses cricket club

Match reports from captains. 1st XI Fixture – Home against Coventry & North Warwickshire CC – 1st XI Result – Won Scorecard – http://fordhouses.play-cricket.com/website/results/2918597 Guesty and Kash carried on from last weeks throw downs and allowed Cov to get off to a flyer at 70/1 off 10. Haroon and TC came on and slowed the rate, TC…
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Weekend 3 June – Results Round-up

Fordhouses cricket club

Match reports from captains. 1st XI Fixture – Away at Pershore CC Result – Loss Scorecard – http://fordhouses.play-cricket.com/website/results/2918676 We traveled to Pershore after a disappointed defeat to C and R Hawks last week hoping to get back to winning ways. Following a strong bowling performance on Friday evening vs Shrewsbury we weren’t disappointed to lose…
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On The Square with Roy Salter

Cricket Square

First up in a new Q & A series called ‘On the Square’ is Roy Salter. In his day, Roy was one of the finest players at the club and part of the all conquering team of  the 70’s. Just check out the pictures in the Brewer room and you’ll see plenty of Roy! You’ll…
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Weekend 13 May – Resuts Round-up

Fordhouses cricket club

Match reports by team captains. 1st team. Fixture – away at Halesowen CC Result – Win This weeks opposition were Halesowen who had begun the season with 2 defeats. Big news before the game was the return of Macca’s speaker much to Tomos joy. We lost the toss and were invited to bowl on what…
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Bank Holiday Charity Cricket Tournament in aid of Birmingham Children’s Hospital

BCH fordhouses CC

Come down to the club on Bank Holiday Monday (1st May) to watch a charity cricket tournament organised by Fordhouses Cricket Club member, Aqib Rashid, to raise funds for Birmingham Children’s Hospital’s Star Appeal. This is the second year of the charity event, following a successful first year at Penn Cricket Club. Teams from the…
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