Welcome to the Highnam Court Cricket Club website for visitors and club members.
Our ground is based near Gloucester (GL2 8DG) next door to Highnam church.
We have two Saturday teams and a twenty20 team who play on Wednesdays. We are currently training on a Sunday afternoon between 2.30 and 4 at Sir Thomas Rich's school.
We welcome players of all ages and ability - if you are interested in joining please come along to watch on a Saturday afternoon at the Highnam ground.
If you interested in cricket you are welcome to come along and support the team.
We are hosting a fun run around Highnam Court - please visit http://www.highnamcourtrun.co.uk/ for details!
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