Yaxley Cricket Club were originally established back in the 1950's with a long and proud history.
However, following dwindling player availability and financial pressures at the Middletons Road ground, the club will be merging with Orton Park Cricket Club following the 2015 season.
Enquiries for both senior cricket and the thriving junior coaching section at Orton Park should be made via their website at ortonpark.play-cricket.com or give Phil lewis a call on 07791 582337 to enquire about coaching and practice times.
Special thanks to the many volunteers that gave so much of their time over the years and created so many fun memories.
Yaxley CC Committee
Yaxley Cricket Club - Smith Barry, Head and Jaidka Cup Winners 1952
The ECB continues to work with Sport England on the pioneering club accreditation scheme 'Clubmark' to develop a vibrant and healthy club cricket infrastructure.
Cricket clubs can play a key role in the successful delivery of Building Partnerships – cricket's strategic plan for 2006-2009 - by supporting the delivery and implementation of the following programmes:
The ECB Clubmark and community cricket clubs play a central role in all of these programmes and Clubmark will provide the standards that clubs involved in these programmes will aspire to.
In addition, it is expected that clubs who achieve the ECB Clubmark will be recognised and rewarded for their hard work and commitment to club cricket in England and Wales.
By registering to work towards ECB Clubmark, clubs join a growing number of cricket clubs across England and Wales that are prioritising junior development, creating a benchmark for high quality community club cricket.
County Cricket Development Managers can help clubs through the process of achieving ECB Clubmark Accreditation.
ECB Clubmark gives clubs an opportunity to write and implement new procedures as well as acknowledge existing practices. Cricket clubs are required to present evidence and demonstrate implementation across four different themes, culminating in the production of a Club Development Plan.
The four themes are:
For more information see www.ecb.co.uk/clubmark