Horsham CC is a thriving club with 3 Men's Saturday League XIs, a Saturday Development XI, a Sunday XI, two Womens XIs, Thursday XI and a Junior Section for boys and girls from U9 to U16. The club also runs mini cricket for 5- 8yr olds.
The club is situated at the picturesque Cricketfield Road site overlooking Denne Hill yet only a five minute walk from the town centre. There are two cricket pitches at the club - the main square and the John Dew Ground. In addition there are grass practice nets and the recently refurbished artificial net complex which was opened in April 2011. There is a large pavilion with bar, function rooms and changing facilities.
For more information about Horsham Cricket Club (apart from fixtures and results which you will find on this site) please visit www.horshamsportsclub.com
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