Welcome to the website of Street Cricket Club. Street Cricket Club was established over a hundred and fifty years ago and is situated in the rural village of Street in Somerset. The home ground is the Victoria Field Social Club.
Street Cricket Club is a successful and welcoming club with players of all standards and ages. The club has ambitions to move up the leagues, but not at the expense of the friendly atmosphere we have at the club. The club are always on the look out for new members, and welcome players of all ages and abilities. If you are living in, or moving to, this area and you are interested in playing cricket in a competitive but friendly club please look here.
In 2014 the club will have three senior teams and three junior teams. The first XI play in the Somerset Division of the West of England Premier League, the Second XI play in the Shrubbery Hotel 2nd XI Division 1 and the Sunday XI play in Division 1 of the Woodspring League. There are three junior teams, Under 11, and Under 13 and Under 15.
This website gives details of different aspects of the club. If you have any comments, ideas or messages, please Contact Us.
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