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Welcome to the WASPS – Newcastle Cricket Club Juniors – to all who’ve been before and also if you’re new to the club.

JOIN THE BUZZ! – lots of fantastic new equipment, and new member offers. We’re grateful to Sport England for their support for the WASPS. 

SUMMER CRICKET CAMPS – these day-long cricket sessions run in late August/ early September. Details of 2017 camps will be available soon  – please email to be kept informed. 
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    • Friday evenings from 28th April until the end of the season in September. 6.30 til 8pm for U11s (Years 2 to 6). Older children can attend if they have not played before. The coaches focus will be to quickly get them to the standard to attend Wednesday night training. 
    • Wednesday evenings from 26th April, 6.30 to 8pm for U13s and U15s (Years 7 to 10).
    • Please note it is £7 per session for non-members and £4 for members. Non-members cannot play in league and cup fixtures so please enrol as soon as possible. See the membership section of the website for the form.

COMPETITIVE CRICKET – we have three teams, and our team manager/coach structure works well, giving a single point of contact and regular feedback. We’re pushing hard to add more trophies to our previous successes!

We’re pleased to announce this year’s indoor sessions:
WASPS U13s (years 7 & 8) & U15s (years 9 & 10) Winter Indoor Nets
Dates: Starting Monday 6th February, 8-9pm at the RGS Sports Hall (NE2 4DX). Fees: £5 per person

WASPS U11s (years 2 to 6) Winter Indoor Nets
From Friday 10th February, also at the RGS Sports Hall, from 7-8:30pm.

Enquiries: please contact Oli McGee, Coaching Coordinator at or call/text 07734 606355.

GIRLS’ CRICKET – We are always pleased to welcome girls to our junior training sessions.

SUPPORT FOR SCHOOLS – our coaches support training in schools and are happy to discuss ways your pupils can come along to share the fun at the fantastic Jesmond ground.

MORE COACHES – We are keen to welcome new coaches to the junior section. If you know anyone aged 17 upwards who would like to help out and gain a qualification, they’ll be very welcome.

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES – at the WASPS we are hugely proud of the progress we have made on and off the pitch over the last few years. However, we want to keep getting better and perhaps you can help. Click here to see if you can help with sponsorship opportunities from as little as £15

INTERESTED IN ONE-TO-ONE COACHING?? Our new off-pitch nets will offer state-of-the-art facilities from May 2015. If you require further information contact our Coaching Coordinator on
For more info:

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