Sign up for contest and coaching

CRICKETERS are being urged to sign up for a six-a-side competition which takes place later this summer.

The Alnwick 6s Tournament, being held at Alnwick Cricket Club, is open to anyone over 15 years of age.

It takes place on Sunday, August 7 from 11am and will feature a fast and enjoyable format.

There will also be a barbecue and the bar will be open all day.

The tournament requires eight teams and is on a first come, first served basis.

It costs £30 a team and entries for the competition need to be made by Friday, July 29.

To book your team, contact Rob Woods at or call 01665 511495.

l SUMMER holiday cricket coaching is taking place throughout north Northumberland at the following:

Alnmouth Cricket Club (U11s), July 26 and August 16, 10am–noon, £6 per session; Alnwick Cricket Club (U11s) July 27, August 4 and 18, 10am–2pm, £10 per session; Alnwick Cricket Club (U15s), August 17, 10am–2pm, £10 for the session; Dr Thomlinson, Rothbury (U15s), August 2, 10am–noon, £6 for the session; Warkworth Cricket Club (U11s), August 3, 10am–noon, £6 per session.

Anyone interested should contact Rob Woods on or 01665 511495.