It has been announced that Mainsforth Cricket Club will join the NEPL First Division in 2016 to replace South Hetton.
Keith Robson, Chairman of the NEPL said. 'We welcome Mainsforth Cricket Club to the NEPL and would like to thank the Durham Cricket Board and the Durham Cricket League for their assistance in making this happen. Mainsforth have excellent facilities and will be playing in all our senior and junior competitions except the Midweek League and the Banks Shield.
We have agreed to a request from South Hetton Cricket Club that they continue to take part in these competitions. The 2016 season starts on 16 April and we are all looking forward immensely to a summer of highly competitive league and cup cricket.'
NEPL Junior Fixtures Released
The North East Premier League Junior Competition fixtures have been released ready for another action packed summer of North East Premier League Junior Cricket.