Wanstead and Snaresbrook Cricket Club News pages

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24 Sep 2020
End of Junior Training

Hi All, We have taken the decision to end all cricket coaching for this season as from now. This means that our scheduled final Friday of the season, tomorrow 25th September will NOT take place. We have reached this decision for two reasons. Firstly,... [ Read more ]

23 Sep 2020
Bar Opening Times and the New Restrictions

With the cricket season over, the bar will be open on Friday evenings from 5,30pm, with last orders at 9.30pm as the premises must be vacated by 10pm, and on Sundays from 12pm to 6pm. Members must observe the following: Please stay in your group... [ Read more ]

20 Sep 2020
Great season for the club!

What a great, albeit short season. The club had a very successful nine-game cricket season with the 1st XI, 2nd XI and 5th XI winning their Leagues and the 3rd XI finishing runners-up by one point! Both the 1st XI and 2nd XI went through the League ... [ Read more ]

14 Aug 2020
Update from your Chairman – Staying safe and quarantining

Dear members, It is wonderful to have cricket activity and I would like to thank everyone – captains, junior managers and members – for making this possible. It has been a fantastic effort. However even with restrictions easing a little it is impor... [ Read more ]

12 Aug 2020
£2,610 raised for NHS Charities

On Tuesday, 11th August, the Slow Coaches, led by Joe Palmer Snr played a game against a team of NHS doctors and administrators – the match ending in a tie! During the game Martin Pluck, Chairman of Wanstead & Snaresbrook CC, presented a cheque for £... [ Read more ]

10 Jul 2020
ECB Return To Cricket Plan

The ECB has published a Return To Cricket Plan and below is a summary of the key points. If you want to read the whole plan click on  ECB Plan For all activity, the relevant UK Government social distancing guidance should be adhered to at all times ... [ Read more ]

30 Jun 2020
The Bar Is Opening

Following recent Government announcements, we will be opening the bar at Overton Drive and serving drinks from Saturday 4th July. There are stringent terms for the opening for bars as well as track and trace requirements and the plan is the following... [ Read more ]

10 Jun 2020
Small Group Training Sessions

The recent ECB announcement. allows for individuals and small groups (of up to six people) to remain safe, whilst undertaking recreational cricket activity, and informal cricket in an outdoor environment. This means that we can organise supervised g... [ Read more ]

08 Jun 2020
Updated Net Usage Guidance

We can now have 4 in a net from different households, and we are working on opening the outfield very shortly for supervised training.  There are strict guidelines however so please read terms and conditions which have been accordingly revised and ar... [ Read more ]

14 Apr 2020

Last weekend was to have been the opening weekend of the season. Our club is sadly closed. We are only too aware that many of our members and their families are key workers, a number working for the NHS, some in Intensive Care wards directly with ser... [ Read more ]