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ECB secures major investment programme for grassroots cricket

ECB secures major investment programme for grassroots cricket

The England and Wales Cricket Board has agreed a four-year whole sport funding plan with Sport England for the development at grassroots.

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LCB reward volunteers

LCB reward volunteers

Lancashire Cricket Board have rewarded volunteers across the county at their inaugural annual LCB Outstanding Service to Cricket Awards (OSCAs) celebration dinner.

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Lend a hand this week

Lend a hand this week

The England and Wales Cricket Board is an official sports partner for Volunteers' Week 2009 which started on Monday.

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Ahmed builds community bridges

Ahmed builds community bridges

A 17-year-old student has organised sporting activities for youngsters in an effort to build bridges between communities in the city.

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Recreational cricket grows again

Recreational cricket grows again

The England and Wales Cricket Board has confirmed an increase in participation across the recreational game in 2008. Overall, there was an increase of 24% in participation last year.

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Drink mats encourage involvement

Drink mats encourage involvement

ECB have produced some specially designed drinks mats to help get across the many ways in which people can volunteer and get involved in cricket.

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Upper Haugh CC record-breaking NWCF club for 2009

Upper Haugh CC record-breaking NWCF club for 2009

Upper Haugh CC in Yorkshire become the 1376th ECB affiliated club to register for NatWest CricketForce 2009.

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Ashtead primed for CricketForce

Ashtead primed for CricketForce

Ashtead CC are gearing up for a huge weekend for their club when they become the eighth showcase club to launch NatWest CricketForce.

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World Twenty20 calls for volunteers

World Twenty20 calls for volunteers

Organisers of this year's ICC World Twenty20 have begun the recruitment process for Twenty20Vision, its 1,000-member volunteer programme.

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Clubs offered free membership of Volunteering England

Clubs offered free membership of Volunteering England

Thousands of small organisations which involve volunteers are being offered free membership of Volunteering England - with nationwide benefits.

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