Welcome to the play-cricket site for Monmouth CC. We are a thriving and ambitious club on the border between England and Wales, and currently play in the South East Wales Cricket League Division 3. Previous successes include being three time double winners of the Herefordshire Marches League and cup, and Runners up in Worcestershire County League Division 3, plus finishing 3rd in Division 2 in 2010. More recently the club made the decision to re-join the Welsh pyramid and was successful at its first attempt in winning the Division 3 title in 2012. The club also run a thriving youth section with teams at U9 through to U15, and a girls section which is ever growing. Anyone interested in joining the club, young or old, new or experienced should contact Jon Despontin on 07966 015609 or email JDespo@aol.com.
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