Consett & District Cricket Club News story

All Stars Cricket 2021

03 Mar 2021

Hello everyone! 

We have some positive news for you all regarding junior cricket at Consett CC this year. After not running the All Stars programme in 2020 due to Covid restrictions, we are delighted to be able to announce that we will be running the sessions in 2021. This year our sessions will be taking place on Friday evenings starting on Friday 7th May. The sessions will last for roughly an hour, commencing at 6.30pm and the course will run for 8 weeks with the final session taking place on Friday 25th June. 

All Stars Cricket provides a fantastic first experience for all children aged 5-8 years old where they’re guaranteed 8 weeks of jam-packed fun, activity and skills development. The programme is designed to introduce children to the sport, teaching them new skills, helping them make new friends and have a great time doing so.

Every child that registers will receive a backpack full of goodies. Your child’s pack will include:

  • Backpack
  • Cricket bat
  • Cricket ball
  • Personalised t-shirt with your child’s name
  • Early sign-ups will also receive a cap (new participants only)

All children returning to All Stars will receive a kit bag, a set of stumps, a new ball and a personalised t-shirt.

The course is perfect start to cricket for all boys and girls aged 5-8. The course is carried out in a safe and fully accredited environment with specialist coaches on hand as well as active encouragement for parents and guardians to join in the sessions where possible. 

The course will provide your child with the opportunity to learn and develop the basic skills of cricket in a fun environment. Skills that will be taught are; batting, bowling, throwing, catching, running, teamwork, communication and spirit of cricket. 

You can find more information about All Stars Cricket here -

Please keep an eye out on our website and social media for the link going live so that you can get your kids booked up for what we expect to be a fantastic summer of cricket!