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Please note that Harborne are trying to find fixtures for a 7th XI from Saturday 8th August. If you would liek to play them please find contact below:-

Contact Alan Wild
Hon Secretary
Harborne CC
Tel 07905 837847 .


Ombersley CC are looking for a scorer to support with their Worcestershire Divsion 1 fixtures. Previous experience preferable but not essential. Renumeration TBA. Contact Tom Oakley at toakers1987@googlemail.com



Enville CC would like to sell an Aerator (as described below) for £1,300. Their contact is David Thomas contact details as follows:-davidr.thomas@blueyonder.co.uk or 01384 278107


'Following a recent spate of attempted break-ins at local cricket clubs across the County where attempts have been made to steal everything and anything the criminals could get their hands on (including machinery and other equipment and stock) the Worcestershire County League would like to remind its member clubs to be extra vigilant at this time and to ensure all of your valuable Machinery, grounds equipment and all things of value (either emotionally or financially) are locked away in a safe and robust place.


Score box and Gang Mower for sale

Mechanical score box here

Gang mower here


WARNING!!! Another member club has reported an attempted break in to its equipment store this week. All clubs should be vigilant and review their security arrangements.


Belbroughton CC have a set of Three Mobile Covers for sale. In good working order: Each cover is 24' x 10' For more information email belbroughtoncc@outlook.com


Old Elizabethans Scorer needed

Old Elizabethans CC are looking for a scorer for the 1st XI, good remuneration on offer. All season would be ideal, but partial availability will also be accepted.

Contact Steve Walsh for further details: 07834 115973 stevewalsh27@yahoo.co.uk


NEW UMPIRES are always required and if you know anyone who would like to stand in WCL matches, please contact Mike Neal on 01527 523937.


Are you getting on a bit? The OVER 50's would like to hear from you....

If any players are approaching 50 years of age, Worcestershire Seniors would like to hear from you for their 50+, 60+ and 70+ sides. Any league players 48+ should contact their Secretary, Glyn Thomas on 0121 421 5648 or 07800 709171 or email : glynthomas51@gmail.com to see what opportunities there are to extend your playing career with their friendly yet competitve teams.



The league has a stylish TIE and you can buy one for £10. Contact the Administrator on 07795 337915 or send your cheque to the address in the handbook.


The Umpires and Scorers Association has a website: For their latest news please click on the link below. www.worcumpires.org.uk






CHANGES since the publication of 2019 WCL Handbook :

ALVECHURCH 2nd XI captain's mobile is now 07487 665747

BARNARDS GREEN 3rd XI Captain is Mark Haffield mark.haffield@sky.com 07848 820610

BROMSGROVE 2nd XI Captain Adam Jones has a new mobile number it is 07584 195220

BURGHILL's 1st XI Captain is now Jim Burston 07816 148801

CLAVERLEY 2nd Team Capt - Kam Choudhary 07473 394945 kamran.choudhary@northerngas.net

COOKLEY 1st XI Captain is Jat Dhadwal 07864 731610, jat.dhadwal@live.co.uk, 2nd XI is Mark Bennett 07477 667216, markbennettsports@outlook.com, 3rd XI e mail is phildixoncmbii@aol.com

DROITWICH have a new 3rd XI Captain, it is Tom Gregory sp.trumpet@gmail.com 07944 652308

FIVE WAYS OLD EDWARDIANS 2nd XI Captain - Tony Potter replaced by Jon Tovey 07955 546582 jontovey@sky.com AND 1st XI Captain Jon Bassett has changed his mobile number to 07852 312918.

HALLOW 1st team captain: Dave Pugh 07974 007130 dibbsyp@googlemail.com 2nd team captain: Jonathan Grimshaw 07710 042727 jonandnikkie@grimshaw.co.uk

HIGHLEY Captain - Eliot Ward but point of contact - Richard Humphries 07968 334414

HIMBLETON 1st team Captain is Richard Sugden, 07732 075044, suggy321@hotmail.com. 2nd XI Captain is Caspar Jones, caspar.jones@btinternet.com

PEDMORE's Paul Maley's e mail is incorrect in handbook. It should be paulmbe1873@gmail.com

REDDITCH 1st team Captain, Russell Southwick has a new mobile number it is 07940 402564.

ROMSLEY & HUNNINGTON have a new 1st XI Captain, it is Luke Miley 07535 212949, luke.miley@live.com

STOURBRIDGE's 3rd XI Captain Wayne Brigdale has a new mobile number 07419 140402

TENBURY 1st XI Captain Ben Thompson has a new e mail it is ben.thompson@hb-foods.co.uk

Umpire Dave Pearson's home number has changed to 01432 880413.


IMPORTANT, if you know of any changes that have occurred in YOUR club since the handbook, please notify them speedily to c.marsh@worcscl.org



Under playing condition 2, a Captain can demand a Pitch inspection when he is informed that a home team wishes to cancel a match due to bad weather.

Please note the following:

1.  The AWAY Captain must immediately notify his opposite number that he intends to ask for this power.

2. He must initiate the inspection, by informing the ADMINISTRATOR before 10.30am after that the decision must be left until the scheduled start of the match.

3.  If a pitch inspector attends to give an opinion, he should be paid £10 by the Away Club if the match is not played and by the Home club if it is.

Some Umpires/Delegates have volunteered their services on Saturday mornings and can be contacted direct by away teams, they are:

MALVERN AREA : Ian Worrad - 07830 002051

BRIERLEY HILL : Andy Goodwin - 01384 261061

KIDDERMINSTER AREA : Bill Brooks - 01562 68561

REDDITCH AREA : Neil Sutton - 07709 057776

STOURBRIDGE AREA : Tony Boardman - 07966 328869

WORCESTER AREA : Tom Gray - 07593 415368



New members - if you sign new adult members from other clubs, whether WCL or not, it would be good practice to get a self-declaration form signed as per the example pdf on the download page.



THE LEAGUE TREASURER is David Mills, 23, Forest Close, Bewdley DY12 2UF, TEL. 01299 402800.

The Bank sort code is 30-99-90 and our account number is 03021586 for any club that wishes to pay us by BACS. dshvj.mills@btinternet.com