With stunning views over the Clwydian range to Moel Famau Carmel & District Cricket Club has a superb county standard ground and facilities located near the Offa’s Dyke trail in the beautiful Flintshire countryside, North Wales.
The club play in the North Wales Cricket League.
The First XI are currently in Division Two and the Second XI in Division Four and our Third XI play in the NWCL Third XI League.
Our Midweek XI play in the Chester & District Midweek League while our Old Boys XI participate in the Colwyn Bay & District Evening League.
We also have Friendly XI who play occasionally on a Sunday.
In 2010 we achieved the ECB Clubmark award and have a strong commitment to youth cricket with four junior teams; Under 9's Under 11’s and Under 13’s.
Carmel is a friendly and hospitable club and we are always keen to welcome any new players of all ages and abilities.
Further details of where to find our Pen-y-Gelli ground can we found on our website www.carmelcc.co.uk
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