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26th April

Pleased to report that all 6 candidates who sat the Level 1 exam at Blackwood earlier this week were successful. Well done, chaps.

26th April

We are sorry to learn of the death of Norman Charles, for many years an umpiring stalwart of the SWCA as well as being league secretary from 1984 - 1992.

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21st April

Trevor Jones' email is now

14th April

Sully Centurions have resigned from the SW Premier Cricket League and have been accepted back into the G&MCL Division 2. At a PCL management committee meeting today it was decided that Cardiff, as the higher placed relegated side in 2013, would be invited to replace Sully. Cardiff have accepted the invitation.


31st March

We regret to report that David Carter has resigned all his local and national ACO positions with immediate effect.
Thanks to him for all his efforts over the years for both ACO and ACU&S.
An EGM will be held in due course to appoint his successor.

16th March

WACO AGM at The Commodore Hotel, Llandrindod Wells

The following officers were appointed:-

Chairman/Cricket Wales SCC member David Carter
Secretary Trevor Jones
Education/Training/Cricket Wales Director Peter Williams
Treasurer Peter Williams
Members Services/WCA delegate Eric Hadfield
Assessment/Performance Officer Tony Davies
Scorers Representative Trevor Jones
Appointments Officer Steve R Davies (Burry Port)

21st January 2014

Brian Crockett

We are sorry to report the death of Brian today after a long battle with serious ill-health. Brian was heavily involved in matters cricket over the years with several clubs including Cwmafan and Ynystawe. He was an important cog in the administrative wheels for many years, having been secretary, treasurer, and management committee member of the SWCA and chairman of the SWJCL. He was also the first Child Welfare Officer for Cricket Wales. He was awarded a Cricket Wales OSCA in 2012 for his many years of work behind the scenes.

1st January 2014

2014 South Wales Premier Cricket League panel comprises

Paul Evans
John Furnham
Dr Muthukkumaar Gnanavel
Simon Green
Lyn Hall
Ken Hembrow
Michael Harries
Michael Holcombe
Robert Miles
Dean Price
Bob Szpadt
David Stevens
Richard Thomas
Peter Williams

17th November

Level 1A and Level 2 "Professionals' Discussions" were held today.

Congratulations to:-

Paul Evans & Neil Wilcox who are now signed off as Level 2

David Frost, Tony Kear, Rhodri Jones, Neil Thomas, Ceri Evans, Eurof Davies, Duncan Williams, Steve R Davies, Mike Griffiths and Jonathan Kinsey who are now signed off as Level 1A

1st October

Some Law changes come into effect.
Full details at with explanatory notes and more