Awards month

Progress on and off the field for Newcastle CC has been recognised by several top award events.

* Shortlisted for “Most Improved Club” in the UK, at the Club Mirror Awards in Manchester in November
* our Third team will be collecting the cup for League winners at the North East Premier League annual presentations

And we were proud to be represented at the English Cricket Board OSCAs, held at Lords to celebrate volunteer contributions to cricket.

Stars there included Michael Vaughen (pictured), James Anderson, Mike Gatting and Claire Taylor.

Club Co-Chair Olwyn Hocking is pictured with event host Jonathan Agnew (known to BBC listeners as “Aggers”). Our club won the regional Cricketforce award for the big developments at the club supported by an army of very committed volunteers.