Wanstead and Snaresbrook Cricket Club

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18 Jun 2019
Project Heron - Major Grant Obtained

I am delighted to announce that Sport England has awarded us a grant of £25,000 towards the cost of the new nets.  This means that Project Heron has so far raised just over £35,000 towards our target of £75,000. This is fantastic news and is a signif... [ Read more ]

07 Jun 2019
Caribbean Night - 22nd June, 8pm

Caribbean Night in aid of Project Heron. Food and music provided by our own Dave Ramdial! [ Read more ]

23 May 2019
New cricket book with chapter on the 2018 MCC v Wanstead & Snaresbrook CC match

A new cricket book, Still the Best Loved Game? features a chapter on the club. The book written by Neil Cole surveys the state of English cricket through 17 matches in the 2018 season, from Lord's Test to village green. One of these matches was the ... [ Read more ]

02 May 2019
Reminders about Junior Coaching

Dear All, I'd just like to draw your attention to a number of aspects that will enhance the Junior evenings and lead to a better coaching experience. Any adult not coaching is not allowed in the coaching area. The area becomes very crowded, whic... [ Read more ]

20 Apr 2019
Urgent notice , please do not use either of the two practice strips for now

You may have noticed that we are changing  and I hope improving the layout of the Overton Drive practice areas. We will shortly be issuing a club policy on usage allocation . Meanwhile can I ask you all to be patient and not to use any part of th... [ Read more ]

16 Apr 2019
Sense of Humour, Sense of Justice by Fred Rumsey

Fred Rumsey has written an entertaining book about his eventful life growing up in the East End, playing for Wanstead CC, opening the bowling for England in five Tests, single-handedly advancing the idea of a Professional Cricketers’ Association, pio... [ Read more ]

06 Apr 2019
Cricket Ball raises £4,500!

A highly successful and thoroughly enjoyable fundraising evening raised over £4,500 for Project Heron. A massive thank you to all those who supported the evening and even more so to those who organised it, particularly Joe and Scott. [ Read more ]

23 Mar 2019
Registration for 2019 season

Dear Junior Member and Parents, We are introducing a new Online Registration process for Junior Members. Please click on the link below and provide the information requested. It is very important that we have this information.  Junior Membership Regi... [ Read more ]

18 Dec 2018
2019 Captains and Vice Captains

At the Players’ Meeting the following were elected for the 2019 season: Captain Vice Captain ... [ Read more ]

14 Dec 2018
Keatons renew their sponsorship for another 4 years!

We are delighted to announce that Keatons, the local estate agents, have agreed to be lead sponsors of the club for another 4 years. We are immensely grateful for their generous support of the club. If you are thinking of buying, selling or renting ... [ Read more ]