UPDATES:

11th May - The Big Cricket Conversation

Somerset CCC are encouraging Members to fill out a new survey launched by the ECB.

All over England and Wales, people are having their say on the culture of our game.
Join The Big Cricket Conversation and take the survey today via the news section of our website.
4th May - Somerset vs Essex Completed Scorecard

Please note, completed scorecards can now be found on the ‘Completed Scorecards’ section of the Membership Hub.

URGENT - Flooding in Colin Atkinson Pavilion

The Long Room and The County Room will be CLOSED TODAY (May 4th) due to flooding in the Colin Atkinson Pavilion. Long Room Members are welcome to join the 1875 Club for the day.

Updates will be provided when available. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Please note that all breakfast, carvery and afternoon bookings for today have unfortunately been cancelled.

2nd May - AGM Notice

AGM Notice

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Annual General Meeting of Members will be held at the Cooper Associates County Ground, in the County Room on WEDNESDAY May 29th, 2024, at 19.00.

The Meeting will be live streamed and recorded for those Members unable to attend in person.

Questions may also be asked in advance of the meeting by emailing: agm@somersetcountycc.co.uk or by writing to Somerset County Cricket Club, AGM Questions, Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton, TA1 1JT. Questions should be submitted by Friday May 24th. You will also be given the opportunity to ask questions on the evening.

MEETING AGENDA

  1. Introduction
  2. Apologies for absence
  3. To receive and approve the minutes of the Annual General Meeting held on May 2nd 2023
  4. To receive and, if approved, adopt the Report of the Board for 2023
  5. To receive and, if approved, adopt the Statement of Accounts for 2023
  6. To appoint Auditors for 2024
  7. Announce the outcome of the Appointed Director nominations

An informal Members Q&A session will follow the AGM.

Members will receive all the required documentation shortly.

2nd May - Reminder of Alcohol Policy for County Championship matches

On County Championship match days a small amount of alcohol is permitted into the Cooper Associates County Ground. This equates to half a bottle of wine or 4 cans per person. Please note that this is for your first entry only. Please also note that wine must be put into a plastic container and beer/cider decanted into a plastic cup.

 

On Royal London Cup matches and Vitality Blast matches, alcohol will not be permitted into the Ground under any circumstances and a search for such items will take place on the entry to the Cooper Associates County Ground. Any alcohol brought into the Ground will be confiscated and destroyed.

 

Please also note that on Vitality Blast matchdays, cans of any type, both soft drink and alcohol, will not be permitted inside the ground and must be decanted before entry.

 

 

22nd April - Nottinghamshire Completed Scorecard

Somerset Members, please find a completed copy of the Nottinghamshire scorecard here:

DOWNLOAD SCORECARD

11th April - Premium Members Menus

Calling all Premium Members, you lunch menus have now been emailed to you ahead of the first home game.

5th April - Nottinghamshire County Championship Parking

NOTTINGHAMSHIRE COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP PARKING

SCCC Members who hold a blue badge, plus 1875 Club and Long Room Members can now book parking for our Vitality County Championship fixture against Nottinghamshire which begins on Friday April 19th.

Parking can be booked via our Members portal.

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Please note that parking within the Cooper Associates County Ground is extremely limited, and parking will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.

The online portal provides blue badge holders plus 1875 Club and Long Room Members with the quickest and most efficient opportunity of securing a parking space.

Bookings will open at 10am two weeks before the first day of each home Vitality County Championship match.

If you are successful in securing a space, you will need to complete the online payment in advance.

The cost of booking is £10 per day.

On arrival you will need to present your Membership card AND your email confirmation to gain access to the Cooper Associates County Ground.

Parking will be in the St James Street and Priory Bridge Road car parks.

Vehicles will be allowed to enter the ground between 9:30am and 9:55am.

No vehicle movement will be permitted between 9:55am and 11:30am or during the lunch and tea intervals.

Vehicles can come and go outside of the above times between 11:30am and 6pm.

Vehicles will be held within the ground for a minimum of 15 minutes after the close of play to allow for the safe exit of pedestrians.

Refunds will only be granted if there is no play.

19th March - Jamie Cox Forum

Somerset County Cricket Club are giving Members and supporters the opportunity to interact with our new CEO, Jamie Cox in one week’s time.

We will be hosting a special virtual forum on Tuesday March 26th, where Jamie will be our special guest.

The former Somerset skipper will be discussing his vision for the Club, reliving his playing days and answering questions put to him by viewers.

The event will begin at 7pm and will be screened via our Official YouTube channel.

The forum will last for approximately an hour, and questions can be submitted via the chat function during the event.

To join the forum, simply tune in to our YouTube channel at 7pm on Tuesday March 26th.

29th Febraury - Jack Russell Podcast

The great Jack Russell on the importance of preparation, practise and process

Our Chair Sir Michael Barber recently caught up with Cricket legend Jack Russell for the latest version of his “Accomplishment” podcast

Spotify – https://open.spotify.com/episode/04sLlPN7ImsBVb0gzWZJG0?si=t_BZYlLlTi-dWfM15Rvc-w

Apple – https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/the-accomplishment-podcast-with-sir-michael-barber/id1605826027?i=1000646847861

26th February - Member Event in Bath

MEMBER EVENT IN BATH

The Somerset County Cricket Club Members Committee are inviting our Members to join them next month for an event at Bath Cricket Club.

The meeting will be hosted by Member Director, Richard Brice and will feature a presentation from Somerset Cricket Foundation Managing Director, Jon Bendle.

The Somerset Cricket Foundation exists to support, grow and diversify grassroots cricket as well as to use the power of cricket to develop communities and make a positive difference to people’s lives.

The event will take place on Thursday March 21st from 7:30pm, and gives you the chance to discuss everything that is currently happening at the Club.

To register your interest in attending this event, please email Richard Brice on RichardB@somersetcountycc.co.uk

 

13th February - Free Event!

Long Room/1875 Club Members, we are inviting you to join us for a FREE lunch in the 1875 Club on Wednesday February 21st.

The purpose of the lunch is to showcase the new food we are offering in these premium facilities on matchdays in 2024. Members of staff will also be on hand to give a re-introduction to our online reservation system ‘ResDiary’. This is what Members should use to book their dining experiences in 2024.

To register, please email enquiries@somersetcountycc.co.uk

 

22nd December - Member's Lunch Details

January Members’ Lunch: Save the date

We will be holding a Members’ Lunch in Stragglers Coffee House on Thursday January 25th.

The event will begin at 12:30pm and the guest speaker will be SCCC Head Grounds Person, Nick Pepper.

Food and drink will be available to purchase on the day and further details will be published in the New Year.

If you have any questions regarding the Members’ Lunch or would like to confirm your place please email Richard Brice (Member Director).

richardb@somersetcountycc.co.uk

18th December - AGM date

Our Annual General Meeting will take place at the Cooper Associates County Ground on Wednesday May 29th.

The meeting will be held in the County Room of the Colin Atkinson Pavilion and will commence at 7:30pm.

All eligible Members will be sent official notice of the AGM before the evening.

28th November - Technical difficulties

Please note we are currently experiencing technical difficulties with online payments on our ticketing platform, which is affecting some users when trying to purchase online at the moment. Please note we are currently working on a solution and apologise for any inconvenience

25th September - Office closure

The office at Somerset County Cricket Club will be closed tomorrow (Monday September 25th).

Staff at the Club will be taking part in Staff Force Day which sees all staff taking part in renovation any cleaning works at the Cooper Associates County Ground.

20th September - Members Forum Cancelled

UNFORTUNATELY DUE TO WET WEATHER THE MEMBERS FORUM HAS BEEN CANCELLED

18th September - Lord Botham Stand issue

Due to flooding, the Lord Botham Stand will be closed to Members and ticket holders. This includes, toilets, catering, the walkway and all boxes. The water is coming up through the stand to the point it has flooded the lift shaft. With more rain forecast during this match, it is not currently safe to open. We apologise for any inconvenience

12th September - Welcome!
  • Welcome to the SCCC Members Bulletin!