Saltaire Cricket Club is a well run Community Club. Follow the link below and see what this means if you have children play at the Club. We have excellent facilities, qualified coaches, policies and procedures including being a club open to all.
Multiculturalism - Open for All Policy
Click here Article about Saltaire’s Multiculturalism Policy .
Updated 30th December 2018
Saltaire CC 1st Team fixtures AWSCL 2019
20th April Beckwithshaw Away – HG3 1QL
27th April Olicanian - Home
4th May Bardsey - Home
11th May Steeton - Away - BD20 6RX
18th May Tong Park Esholt – Away - BD17 7RQ
25th May Guiseley - Home
1st June Ben Rhydding – Away – LS29 8AW
2nd June *** AWARDS GALORE T20 St Chads Broomfield - Away LS16 5JT
8th June Colton – Home
15th June New Rover – Away - LS16 8HF
16th June *** AWARDS GALORE T20 Quarter Final
22nd June Horsforth Hall Park – Away – LS18 5JY
29th June Kirkstall Educational - Away – LS6 3HT
6th July Beckwithshaw – Home
13th July Olicanian – Away – LS29 0AA
14th July **** AWARDS GALORE T20 – Semi Final
20th July Bardsey – Away – LS17 9AA
27th July Steeton – Home
3rd August Tong Parl Esholt – Home
10th August Guiseley – Away – LS20 8BT
11th August *** AWARDS GALORE T20 Final
17th August Ben Rhydding – Home
24th August Colton – Away – LS15 9AL
31st August New Rover – Home
7th September Horsforth Hall Park – Home
14th September Kirkstall Educartional - Home
Saltaire CC 2nd Team fixtures AWSCL 2019
20th April Olicanian - Home –
27th April Kirkstall Educational - Away – LS6 3HT
4th May Steeton - Away - BD20 6RX
11th May Burley - Home
12th May *** BIRTWHISTLE CUP v NEW ROVER - Home
18th May Skipton - Home
25th May Bolton Villas – Away – BD10 8TZ
1st June Harden - Home
2nd June *** ROUND 2 BIRTWHISTLE CUP
8th June Menston – Away - LS29 6EB
15th June Calverley - Home
16th June *** BIRTWHISTLE CUP Quarter Final
22nd June Horsforth Hall Park – Home – subject to change DragonBoat Festival
29th June Beckwithshaw - Home
6th July Olicanian – Away – LS29 0AA
13th July Kirkstall Educational - Home
14th July **** BIRTWHISTLE CUP – Semi Final
20th July Steeton - Home
27th July Burley – Away – LS29 7NF
3rd August Skipton – Away – BD23 2AZ
10th August Bolton Villas - Home
11th August *** BIRTWHISTLE CUP - Final
17th August Harden – Away – BD16 1HT
24th August Menston - Home
31st August Calverley – Away – LS28 5PY
7th September Horsforth Hall Park – Away – LS18 5JY
14th September Beckwithshaw – Away - HG3 1QL
Saltaire CC 3rd Team fixtures - Conference B - AWSCL 2019
21st April Olicanian - Home – 2.30pm start – 80 overs games
5th May Pool - Home
19th May *** CHAPPELL CUP - St Chads Broomfield - Away – LS16 5JT
26th May North Leeds – Away – LS8 1JX
9th June Steeton – Away – BD20 6RX – Inter Conference
23rd June *** CHAPPELL CUP - Quarter Final
30th June St Chads Broomfield – Home – Inter Conference
7th July Horsforth Hall Park – Home
21st July *** CHAPPELL CUP – Semi Final
28th July Horsforth – Away – LS18 5SB
11th August Adel – Away – LS16 8DE
18th August Ilkley – Away – LS29 0AD
26th August Bank Holiday - CHAPPELL CUP FINAL held at Saltaire CC
1st September Otley – Home - 1pm start
8th September Rawdon – Away – LS19 6DZ - 1pm start
2019 is Saltaire Cricket Club's 150th Anniversary and we will be running a number of events to celebrate the achievement.
Aire-Wharfe Senior Cricket League Fixtures for 2019 now out.
April 20th 2019
1st XI away v Beckwithshaw CC
2nd XI home v Olicanian CC
We have also entered a 3rd XI in the AWSCL for 2019
Junior Practice Night - Tuesdays - 6pm - 8pm in Roberts Park starting in late April 2019
Cricketforce 2019 runs from 23rd - 25th March 2019 with most of the activity on Saturday 24th March.
Help from Juniors and Parents and Senior player will be most welcome. Lots of painting to be done plus clearing of twigs and trimming of grass edges.
Please don't leave it to others to do the hard graft!
We are looking for under 15 cricketers who wish to play in the Bradford Junior Cricket League in 2019. Experience welcome but enthusiasm and a desire to improve is just as important.
Contact Simon Hicks if you are interested on 07974 785 395 and I will pass your name on to our u15 Manager.
We are also looking for an umpire for our Senior teams in the Aire-Wharfedale Senior Cricket League. Training provided. Remuneration and expenses paid.
Please contact Simon Hicks on 07947 785 395
Strike-it-Rich is now live on-line (see links)
Click here for 2019 subscriptions.
2019 Subscriptions due now.
Why not take the opportunity of raising funds for the club at the same time? By registering on Easyfund raising.com choosing Saltaire CC as your 'Cause' a percentage goes to the club with every purchase. Firms such as Amazon.com, HMV and many more are taking part. You can even book your holidays in this way! There is no added cost to you. This is an easy way to earn funds for the club!
Click the logo below to help raise funds for the club.
Live on line.Click here to register or if already a member to log-on..
This page contains information about the club and links to
make navigation of the site easier. Please register on the site in order to
access the wealth of material available.
There are many photographs on the site. Click here for Photo Gallery .
There are many links to other sites. See at bottom of the page.
Below are the most recommended:
Saltaire Village:Click here to visit Saltaire Village website.
For Saltaire & Shipley local news and sport:Click here to visit the highly recommended Bradford Telegraph and Argus..
For all cricket news at home and abroad click here to visit The Cricinfo site and Cricketarchive.
Saltaire CC Table Top Sales 2019 in Victoria Hall.
See www.saltairetabletop.co.uk for 2019 dates.
Training and Junior Registrations
Saltaire Junior's Tuesday evening outdoor training starts again in late April 2019; through to August, in Roberts Park, 6pm to 8pm.
Seniors - Thursday evenings
Indoor Training for Junior Players starts at St Bedes & St Josephs Sports Centre (St Bede's site)
Starts 6th January 2019
u9s and u11s and less experienced u13s from 2pm- 3.30pm
Experienced u13s, u15s and 3rd XI players 3.30pm - 5pm
Cost = £5 for 1.5 hours
Nets for 1st and 2nd XI players
5pm - 6pm at Carlton Bolling College, Undercliffe Lane, Bradford BD3 0DU
Starting 6th January 2019
Cost per player = £3
It is important for parents to download and fill in the club Registration form in order to play for our Junior Teams. You must also fill in the BJCL form. Please click link for registration form and send to Simon Hicks, Chairman.
Please click link for BJCL registration form and send to Simon Hicks, Chairman.
Please click link for Code of Conduct.
Click here for Under 13 League Tables.
Click here for Under 11 League Tables.
All players now need to fill in the BJCL registration form (and our club form) and photo so that they can be registered electronically on the BJCL Player Registration site.
Under 9s Gordon Bowers competition is the exception to this unless players will be playing in the Under 11s. Subs in this age-group to £20.
The Club follows the ECB guideline on Child Welfare. All club coaches are CRB checked.
Child Welfare Officer, Billy Ricketts (01274 561280)
U15s: Kevin Brain
Under 13s: Kevin Brain & Tony Bosworth
Under 11's: Kevin Brain & Tony Bosworth
Under 9's: To be advised
The only cricket ground situated in a World Heritage site. It is a great day out with plenty to do and visit. Roberts Park re-opened in May 2010 following the £3.5m refurbishment. We have one of the most picturesque grounds in the Aire-Wharfe Senior Cricket League, particularly in the spring when all the blossom is out. The Half Moon Cafe, which is run by the cricket club, serves quality coffees and tea, 6 flavours of ice-cream, sandwiches and dish-of-the day and bottled beers. It is open 6 days a week in the Summer, closed Mondays (except Bank Holidays). Also winter opening Wednesday - Sunday.
Click here for the Half Moon Cafe web-site and more information.
Click here for map to get to Roberts Park.
The Half-Moon cafe is open for business.
Car Parking Restrictions - No cars allowed in the Park except disabled and elderly by arrangement only with Park authorities at least 24 hours before match, phone the Lodge. Ample car-parking in the main ungated Salt Grammar Bus/Car-Park. Do not use the Titus Salt GS gated car-park for fear of being locked in. Car Parking also available on Higher Coach Road.
Click here for the updated 'Brief History of Saltaire CC'.
Formed in 1869 Saltaire CC has a long a famous history. Joining the Bradford League in 1905 we have won the Championship 6 times and Priestley Cup 5 times. Famous ex-players include the legendary S.F.Barnes and Jim Laker.
(See articles in Library Section).
The Club will be holding another of its popular Table-Top sales at the Victoria Hall, Victoria Road, Saltaire commencing at 10 am. Stalls, cafe & cash draw. Why not go and pick up a bargain or hire a table? Or donate something such as: books, CDs, DVDs for the club to sell.
Tables £14 - £10 for Club Members
Please contact Simon Hicks on: 01274 787908.
See www.saltairetabletop.co.uk for all the latest news
27th January 2019
17th February 2019
17th March 2019
If you wish to help the club in any way please contact:Simon Hicks 01274 787908
* ECB CRICKETFORCE weekend 2019 - a chance to do your bit to prepare the ground for the new season.
"Ask not what your Club can do for you, but what you can do for your Club" - with apologies to JFK.
Main Saltaire Cricket Club Sponsors
The Half Moon Café
Thanks to all our Sponsors (see Postings Section in the Community Web-site).
If you wish to sponsor the club or can obtain sponsors we are interested to hear from you.