Improving facilities and standards

Most cricket clubs are continuously striving to improve elements of their club to ensure what they offer to their members is of the highest possible standard and we are here to help with these aspirations

Facility Advice

Facility Advice

There are two main areas that clubs are advised to look at when looking for funding or to improve their facilities.

ECB County Grants Fund

ECB County Grants Fund

The ECB County Grants Fund aims to support affiliated cricket clubs to deliver projects in three core areas.

Sources of funding for clubs

Sources of funding

There are a number of different funds that clubs can take advantage of. Take a look at our sources of funding table.

Girls Hardball Cricket League


A new local fund for 2024, to support clubs starting new Youth, Girls and Women’s activity.

ECB Support and Self Help

Self-help and ECB Club Support

There are plenty of ways for cricket clubs to develop and improve which don’t cost the earth and can be done with a little bit of organising and cajoling others into action.

Get The Game On Feature

Get the Game On

Get The Game On is a new national ECB initiative designed to address a recent fall in the number of people playing cricket.

League and Club Development Officers

We have staff who can support clubs with any facilities project and we recommend that if your club has any plans to improve their facilities they should contact their League & Club Development Officer.

Matt Counsell

Matt Counsell

Clubs and League Manager
Telephone: 07772 538 068

Ben Osborne

Clubs and Leagues Development Officer
Telephone: 07527 520764

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