Association chairman Charlie Woolnough  in action

THE 2017 annual meeting of the Devon Cricket Groundsman’s Association will be held on Monday April 10. 

The venue is Exeter City Football Club, St James Park, Stadium Way, Exeter.

The evening will commence at 6.30 pm with a tour of the stadium.  A pasty and coffee will be provided for all delegates.

The association is looking to introduce a club membership fee for 2017 of £25.00.  That subscription will be used to:

: : Access to the advice of one of our qualified Pitch Advisors and a visit by one of our team to member clubs every three years.

: : Dedicated telephone support for your club from one of our Pitch Advisors

: : Access to dedicated, on-line, information about pitch matters and an opportunity to become part of an Association closed Facebook group

: : Free entry into our programme of summer workshops (to be confirmed on the Devon Cricket website).

: : The opportunity to undertake training courses on the maintenance of cricket pitches, offered by the Institute of Groundsmanship.

: : A chance to buy and sell items of ground machinery through dedicated pages on the Devon Cricket website.

An invitation has been sent to all Devon Cricket Board member clubs, who are asked to respond to the invitation to attend the meeting by Monday, April 3.

For further information contact Ed Leverton, secretary at EdwardLeverton@msn.com