November Primary School Cricket

During November the D&G Community Cricket Coach, Chris Stewart, has been out and about in primary schools in Nithsdale, Stewartry and in Eskdale.

Four weeks of cricket sessions have been delivered in Nithsdale at Laurieknowe, St Andrews, Cargenbridge, St Ninians, St Michaels, New Abbey, Kirkbean, Lochside and in the Stewarty at Castle Douglas, Crossmichael, Gelston and Hardgate Primaries. After School cricket also took place in November at Langholm Primary.

The post of local community coach is part-financed by the Scottish Government and the European Community, Dumfries and Galloway Leader 2007-2013 programme and is also supported by Cricket Scotland, Dumfries and Galloway Council’s Leisure and Sport department, and local cricket clubs.