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ecb.co.uk News
21st August 2014
Water and grass play a critical role in the pace and bounce of a cricket pitch. The new outfields installed at the international cricket grounds in England and Wales have really helped to reduce the time lost to rain delays in cricket
ecb.co.uk News
12th August 2014
England batsmen Eoin Morgan will be visiting Maidenhead & Bray CC this Sunday as part of an ECB initiative to boost cricket participation at recreational cricket clubs through the hosting of a Club Open Day.
ecb.co.uk News
16th July 2014
The Lord’s Taverners – the official charity for recreational cricket and the UK's leading youth cricket and disability sports charity – has displayed shortlisted drawings from the charity’s minibus design competition at the home of cricket, Lord’s.
ecb.co.uk News
16th July 2014
Somerset have revealed plans to replace the Taunton pavilion with a state-of-the-art facility.
ecb.co.uk News
22nd May 2014
ECB has launched the India and Sri Lanka Schools Challenge – a cricket-based educational programme which will be aimed at primary and secondary schoolchildren.
ecb.co.uk News
20th May 2014
ECB Chairman Giles Clarke's speech to the AGM including praise for the England Women's team and plans to invest in cricket in inner city areas
ecb.co.uk News
7th April 2014
Natural grass pitches at grassroots sports facilities throughout England are to benefit from expert turf care advice in a new £1.3million programme funded by national governing bodies of sports, Sport England and the Institute of Groundsmanship.
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24th March 2014
The England and Wales Cricket Trust has announced it is making £500,000 available in grants from its emergency fund to help cricket clubs affected by this winter’s bad weather.
ecb.co.uk News
6th March 2014
A record breaking 2,014 clubs have registered for this year's NatWest CricketForce despite there being a month still to go.
ecb.co.uk News
13th December 2013
Edgbaston's head groundsman Gary Barwell has won the prestigious Professional Cricket Groundsman of the Year Award at the Institute of Groundsmanship Industry Awards in a glittering ceremony at Coventry's Ricoh Arena.