Ackworth CC 
founded 1890 
Divisions - 2 & 7 
Ground - 'Boot & Shoe ground', Wakefield Road, Ackworth WF7 7DF 
Secretary - Matthew Taylor: 07884 438966, 
Matchday contacts - (1st XI) Luke Townsend: 07535 692057, 
(2nd XI) Jono Gillespie: 07768 315073, 
Teas - provided 
Ground information - ample car parking on the ground; refeshments and toilet facilities available 
About us - Ackworth were founder members of the Pontefract & District Cricket League in 1928. After being Pontefract & District champions on five occasions, the last in 2010, the ambitious club decided move into the YCSPL for the 2022 season. There have been many ‘up and downs’ during the club’s 130-plus years’ history, and during World War II, Ackworth CC was kept alive only by its’ ladies’ team that functioned after the men’s teams had been forced to cease playing. A number of well-known players have been produced by the club. Peter Hepworth started out at Ackworth before moving on to Leicestershire; Graeme Stevenson also came through the club’s juniors before embarking on a successful career with Yorkshire; and Sir Geoffrey Boycott first played in men’s cricket at the rear of the Boot & Shoe pub on Wakefield Road. Two Saturday teams will compete in the YCSPL and there is a third XI that plays on Sundays. Club stalwart Jono Gillespie leads the thriving junior set up, which boasts sides at all levels from under-nines to under-17s, to which the girls’ team will be added this season. The ‘Boot & Shoe ground’ has developed over the years, and invariably attracts healthy crowds. Improvements over recent years include a new scoreboard and scorers’ hut, and a three-bay net facility; whilst this year, the club plan to become trailblazers in our League by installing two hybrid pitches. 
Adwick-le-Street CC 
founded 1919  
Division - 9 
Ground - The Park, Windmill Balk Lane, Adwick-le-Street, Doncaster DN6 7DS 
Secretary - John Muldowney:  
Matchday contact -  
Teas - not provided 
Ground information  
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Appleby Frodingham CC 
founded 1921 
Divisions - Premier 
Ground - Centenary Way, Ashby Road, Scunthorpe, DN16 1AA 
Secretary - Mick Forrester: 07951 734726, 
Matchday contact - Matt Fowler: 07800 632297 
Teas - provided 
Ground information - Ample seating and car parking: refreshments available in clubhouse; coffee shop and accessible toilets in athletic club adjacent to the ground; dogs must be kept on a lead at all times. 
About us - Appleby Frodingham CC were formed in 1921, since which time the club has played on its’ current ground at Brumby Hall. The facilities are shared with other sports in a large sports club. In 1948, the club joined the Yorkshire Council, and in 1994, taking advantage of the then Yorkshire & Humberside county boundary, they were admitted into the Yorkshire League. Appleby Frodingham became founder members of the new Yorkshire South Premier League in 2016, finishing as runners-up to Wakefield Thornes in that inaugural season. A season of underachievement in 2018 led to the club being relegated to the SYSCL Championship, but they bounced back in style as SYSCL champions in 2019, reclaiming their place in the YSPL for 2020. In the first season of the YCSPL, Appleby Frodingham claimed a remarkable treble, winning the new Premier Division, the YCSPL T20 Blast and the Viking Cricket cup. 
Aston Hall CC 
founded 1881 
Divisions - Championship & 2 
Ground - Green Lane, Aston, Sheffield S26 2BD 
Secretary - Steve Ward: 07941 483586, 
Matchday contacts -  
(1st XI) Johan Bothma: 07717 072039, 
(2nd XI) Rob Ward: 07901 876868,  
Teas - provided 
Ground information - Ample car parking; bar & toilet facilities available during games. 
About us - Aston Hall CC was founded in 1884. As champions of the SYSCL, they earned their place in the newly-formed Yorkshire South Premier league in 2016. Relegated at the end of the 2019 season, the club will aim to achieve promotion to the Premier divsion of the YCSPL in 2021. The club currently has three Saturday teams, two in the YCSPL and one in the Bassetlaw League. Aston Hall has a thriving Junior section run by ECB-qualified coaches. There are several junior age group squads, who all play throughout the week, and the club also runs a girls section. 
Barnsley Woolley Miners CC 
founded 1902 
Divisions - Premier, Championship, 4 & 6 
Grounds - (1st & 2nd XIs) Shaw Lane, Barnsley S70 6HZ 01226 203509 
(3rd & 4th XIs) Woolley Colliery Road, Darton, Barnsley S75 5JA 
Secretary - Roy Chapman: 07912 116596, 
Website - 
Matchday contacts -  
(1st XI) Jason Booth: 07866 489768, 
(2nd XI) Nathan Swift: 07592 633659, 
(3rd XI) Alex Gough: 07783 545209, 
(4th XI) Adrianna Darlow: 07446 409901, 
Teas - not provided 
Ground information - Shaw Lane - ample car parking; disabled access and toilets; bar with refreshments and wifi open all day; no dogs allowed on the ground. 
Woolley - ample car parking, bar & toilet facilities 
About us - Barnsley CC were founded in 1862 and were founder members of the Yorkshire League in 1936. Amongst several household names to have represented the club are Geoff Boycott and Darren Gough. Barnsley won the Yorkshire League title in 2006 and were three-times winners of the Yorkshire League Knock-Out Cup. The club became founder members of the YSPL in 2016. For the 2017 season, Barnsley merged with Woolley Miners CC to form the present club, with the senior teams continuing to play at their Shaw Lane home of 157 years. In 2018, Barnsley were the first YSPL team to reach the final of the Yorkshire Leagues Knock-Out Cup, losing to Woodhouse Grange in the final at Treeton. 
Bradfield Village Fellowship CC 
founded 1902 
Divisions - 3 & 6 
Ground - The Sands, Low Bradfield, Sheffield, S6 6LB 0114 285 1287 
Secretary - Mick Bocking: 07711 292455,  
Matchday contacts - (1st XI) Adam Broughton: 07305 096093, 
(2nd XI) Craig Shepherd: 07789 682669, 
Teas - provided 
Ground information - Car parking facilities to the side of the ground; lots of seating around the field; pavilion - open on match days - selling drinks and refreshments; toilets located in pavilion. 
About us - Bradfield Village Fellowship have been playing cricket in the unrivalled beauty of Bradfield village, on the edge of the peak district since 1905 and are proud to have been an integral part of the South Yorkshire cricketing landscape ever since, including an array of league and cup titles - especially during a golden period in the 1970s when the club amassed a staggering 13 trophies! The club moved from their original location, next to the Plough pub, shortly after forming and the pavilion was erected at the ground in 1950. A historic building in itself, it was transported from Dunford Bridge and converted from its original use as a prisoner of war hut! We currently feature four senior teams - 1st and 2nd XIs playing in the Yorkshire Cricket Southern Premier Leagues Divisions 3 and 5, with a Sunday XI in the Barnsley League and a Midweek side in the South Yorkshire Alliance Works Midweek Cricket League, and several teams and opportunities to play for juniors and women's cricket. Games are always well-attended, with our ground proving a popular stop on many a weekend stroll around the outstanding countryside which surrounds us. 
Brookhouse CC 
founded 1910 
Divisions - 7 & 9 
Ground - Rose Lane, Brookhouse, Rotherham S25 1YA 
Secretary - Jon Gorman: 07841 975554, 
Matchday contacts - (1st XI) Tom Snow: 07900 390633,  
(2nd XI) Matt Guest: 07925 335803, 
Teas - not provided 
Ground information -  
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Caribbean CC 
founded 1967 
Divisions - 2 & 6 
Ground - The Common, Cross Hill, Ecclesfield, Sheffield S35 9WL 
Secretary - Milton Samuels: 07758 415303, 
Matchday contacts - (1st XI) Milton Samuels - as above 
(2nd XI) Lennox Campbell: 07518 206919, 
Teas - provided 
Ground information -  
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Cawthorne CC 
founded 1843 
Divisions - Premier & 4 
Ground - Dark Lane, Cawthorne, Barnsley S75 4AH 
Secretary - Mark Brook: 07884 307153, 
Matchday contacts - (1st XI) Dale Skelly: 07795 900167, 
(2nd XI) Mark Brook - as above 
Teas - provided 
Ground information - Ample car parking and seating; clubhouse with bar and refreshments 
About us - Cawthorne CC was established in the village on its present ground in 1843. The clubhouse is a focal point in the local community. The club were long-time members of the Huddersfield Drakes League until their resignation in 2018 to join the SYSCL championship. Finishing as runners-up to Appleby Frodingham in their first season in the SYSCL, Cawthorne earned their place in the YSPL for 2020. For 2021, Cawthorne will run two teams in the YCSPL and the club plan to run two junior teams in the under 11 and under 13 age groups. The picturesque ground has a well-equipped pavilion in which teas of legendary status are served. It is accessed from Tivydale, opposite the School, in the village down the narrow, unsurfaced Dark Lane. 
Cleethorpes CC 
founded c 1870 
Division - Premier 
Ground - Chichester Road, Cleethorpes, DN35 0HZ 
Secretary - Ben Peacock: 07780 474397,  
Matchday contact - Bill Kirby: 07808 919396 
Teas - provided 
Ground information - Ample car parking and seating; clubhouse with bar and refreshments; disabled access and toilets; baby-changing facilities; dogs must be kept on a lead at all times 
About us - The exact date of formation of the club is unknown due to war damage to club archives, but it is believed the club was formed by the 1870s. Two other grounds were used before Chichester Road was opened in June 1931 with a fixture against Scunthorpe CC in the Grimsby and District League. The development of the town in the 1950s prompted expansion, and the club purchased eight acres of land to preserve its future, as housing estates sprang up around the ground. The 1959 season ended early so that the outfield could be expanded and levelled and a new square sown, and in 1963 the dilapidated old wooden pavilion, with its tiny changing rooms was replaced by a new building. A dream was realized in 1968 when Lincolnshire played on the ground for the first time, and on an unforgettable Sunday in August 1970, the International Cavaliers played on the ground in front of 3,000 spectators. A larger lounge and bar and the new dressing rooms in 1971 were rewarded with a Nottinghamshire one-day game in 1972. An important development in 1978 saw two squash courts opened, resulting in 200 new members. In 1980 Cleethorpes hosted first class cricket for the first time when Nottinghamshire played Worcestershire. Further county games followed, and Lincolnshire still use the ground regularly. By the late 1950s, Cleethorpes had become a formidable side due to the development of some excellent local talent, of which Martin Maslin was one finest cricketers never to play at first class level. After winning the Lincolnshire League eleven times, and beating York and Bradford in the 1981 John Haig trophy, the club entered the Yorkshire League in 1983. In 1988 the first overseas professional, Australian David Quoyle, was engaged, and he was followed by a string of impressive imports. In 2003, the Yorkshire League championship was secured with a memorable last day win at Driffield. Ground improvements have continued, and over recent years include an all-weather pitch, four net bays, updated sightscreens and covers, and further pavilion improvements. 
Coal Aston CC 
founded 1875 
Divisions - 1 & 5 
Ground - Stonelow Playing Fields, Shireoaks Road, Coal Aston, Sheffield S18 2EU 
Secretary - Kevin Simpson: 07775 527663, 
Matchday contacts: (1st XI) Nick Tye: 07889 246716,  
(2nd XI) John Harrison: 07957 871724, 
Teas - provided 
Ground information - 
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Conisbrough CC 
founded 1870 
Divisions - Championship & 5 
Ground - St Peters Drive, Park Road, Conisbrough, DN12 2ES 
Secretary - Peter Humphries: 07957 944953, 
Matchday contacts - (1st XI) Joe Farmer: 07534 571396 
(2nd XI) Ben Scott: 07894 071051, 
Teas - provided 
Ground information - 
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Darfield CC 
founded 1858 
Divisions - 1 & 5 
Ground - School Street, Darfield, Barnsley S73 9EZ 
Matchday contacts - (1st XI) Spencer Lavender: 07745 328389, 
(2nd XI) Ashley Potter: 07889 880379, 
Teas - provided 
Ground information - 
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Dearne CC 
founded 1926 
Division - 8 
Ground - Furlong Road Sports Grd, Goldthorpe, Barnsley S63 9EH 
Secretary - Richard Hardman: 
Matchday contact - Jack Deakin: 07426 755983, 
Teas - provided 
Ground information - 
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Doncaster Town 
founded 1912 
Divisions - Premier, 1, 5 & 8 
Grounds -  
(1st & 2nd XIs) Town Fields, Bennethorpe, Doncaster DN2 6AA 
(3rd & 4th XIs) Lindley Road, Finningley, Doncaster DN9 3DQ  
Secretary - Simon Stoker: 07943 106387, 
Matchday contacts - (1st XI) James Ward: 07718 128782, 
(2nd XI) Warren Graca: 07802 375919, 
(3rd XI) Ryan Marsh: 07562 743930, 
(4th XI) Glyn Booth: 07970 980355, 
Teas - provided at Town Fields only for 1st & 2nd team games 
Ground information: Ample car parking; licenced bar; disabled access and toilets. 
About us: The origins of Yorkshire League founder members Doncaster Town go back to 1911. They won the Yorkshire League in 1999 and were the first winners of the Yorkshire League Knock-Out Cup in 1972, which they won on a further three occasions. The most famous day in the club's history came in 1998, when YSPL Hall of Fame inductee Nick Cowan led them to victory in the National Knock-Out Cup final against Bath at Lords. A founder member of the YSPL in 2016, Doncaster were relegated at the end of that season, but bounced back again as SYSCL champions the following year. Revitalised, Doncaster finished in fifth place in the YSPL in 2018. In 2019, the Town Fields side won the YSPL Championship, with all-rounders Duncan Heath and Aamir Jamal, and batsman Bilal Anjam, all figuring highly in the League's averages. 
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