Accrington Cricket and Tennis Club
Junior Cricket Section

New junior cricket sessions for boys and girls ages 6 to 9 will start at the Club on Mondays from 6.15pm to 7.15pm.

They are ideal for boys and girls of all abilities, whether you are completely new to the sport or whether you have played before.

The focus will be on fun activities and all equipment will be provided.

The cost of each session will be £2 with the first one free.

See below for more details or contact Junior Co-Ordinator Mark Taylor on 07949 610512

What does my son / daughter need to wear?
T-Shirt, trainers and shorts / tracksuit bottoms depending on weather. It is not necessary to wear cricket whites. It is advisable to bring a drink if the weather is hot.

Do they need to bring any equipment?
No, all equipment is provided but if they have their own bat they are welcome to bring it

Do they have to play with a hard cricket ball?
No, all activities initially will be with a soft ball. However we will introduce the older ones to a hard ball as the weeks progress

Are all the coaches DBS cleared?
Yes all the coaches are DBS cleared in accordance with the Club’s Clubmark Award

What time should I arrive?
Please arrive 5 mins before the start time of 6.15pm to allow time for registration

Where is the Club?
We are at the bottom of Thorneyholme Road, next to Highams Playing Fields, postcode BB5 5BD. There is plenty of parking available at the ground

Do parents need to stay?
We do ask that parents / guardians of children stay with them for the sessions.

Who do I contact for more details?

Please contact Junior Co-Ordinator Mark Taylor 07949 610512 or e-mail



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