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TWCC wins Colts Festival 2016

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8 teams from across Kent, Sussex and Surrey took part in another successful Colts ‘U17′ Festival’ at the Nevill Ground masterminded by Toby Johns. We were blessed with glorious weather all week which allowed for some excellent cricket to be played. Over the 4 days fifteen 50s were scored and one boy finished with the remarkable figures of 8 wickets for 6 runs with his leg spin!

Reigate Priory CC and Tunbridge Wells CC won all their matches in the group stages to progress to Friday’s Final. Last years winners Bexley CC beat Hartley Country Club CC by 6 wickets to win the 3rd Place play off match.

In the Final, Reigate Priory batted first and were pegged back by some impressive bowling and fielding. TWCC were rampant in the field and skittled Priory for only 90 all out. After an early tea TWCC’s openers were not to be dislodged as they guided the hosts to an emphatic 10 wicket win with Matt Barker left undefeated on 61. It was the sixth year in succession that Reigate Priory CC have made the Final but 2016 was to be Tunbridge Wells cricket club’s year!

Very well done to coach Dave Smith and all the boys.

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About us
The Youth section plays a very important role in the continued growth and success of the Club and we work hard to encourage youngsters of every ability to develop their cricketing skills and a love for the game.

We have ECB/KCB Clubmark and Focus Club Community Cluster status, confirming that we are a safe, effective, and child-friendly Club, and will receive their special support in our continued efforts to develop cricket provision in the community.

Training/Coaching
Qualified coaches and match managers ensure that youth members can enjoy the pleasure of training and playing on The Nevill, one of the country’s most beautiful cricket grounds. Training sessions are held weekly throughout the summer, and there are winter training programmes. Our high quality outdoor cricket nets are fully utilised by youth members. Each age group has its own lead coaches (details in the fixture booklet) and support coaches.

Matches
We run separate match programmes for boys and girls competing in leagues, festivals and friendlies. Most matches are played on Sundays, and some on midweek evenings; youth members aged 14-17, are actively encouraged to play in our Adult sides when they are ready.

Youth members are full members with entitlement to all privileges (apart from some legal restrictions).

Communications with members
Most of our mass communications are sent to members using MailChimp, with the title Tunbridge Wells Cricket Club, from the email address which begins members@

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Membership

existing members’ renewals are sent early in January  each year by email – click here for details of our annual membership process.

new applicants click here to find out about our membership process and to add their names to the Applicants List.

For further information please click here to contact Jo-Anne Dekker (Membership Secretary).

Codes of Conduct
Tunbridge Wells Cricket Club is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of all its members. The Club believes that it is important that members, coaches, administrators and parents associated with the Club should, at all times, respect the contribution of each other, and are encouraged to share with us any comments that they may have on any Club matter. See our detailed Codes of Conduct Youth players, officials, visitors.

Frequently Asked Questions: Youth FAQs

Youth Committee

Chairman David Marshall 01892 825513 07765 685485 Email
Coaching Coordinator Andrew Townsend 01732 700301 07789 926993 Email
Teams Coordinator Mike Webb 01892 516361 07852 326334 Email
Head of Girls Cricket Stephen Green 01892 231961 07714 192277 Email 
Child Protection Officer Allison Green 01892 231961 07818 799764 Email
Treasurer Anne Pink 01892 528833 07941 921584 Email 
Fixture Secretary Gäelle Coyle 01892 539174 07887 920353 Email
Membership Secretary Jo-Anne Dekker 01892 557881 07914 376378 Email 
Festivals Manager Toby Johns   07764 187401 Email