The YCB has the following Sub-Committees with their responsibilities and personnel as outlined below:
YCB - Development Management Group
Chairman - Ian Chappell

This group will meet monthly and manage the YCDOs
Its roles will include the receipt of YCDO reports
It will discuss relevant working condition issues
It will agree YCDO work programmes
It will liaise with ECB

Chairman - Stuart Anderson
Vice-Chairman - Philip Akroyd (110 Sunnybank Road, Mirfield WF14 0JQ) (Telephone 01924-492521) (E-mail
Secretary - Richard Horner

The organisation, supervision and assessing of all ECB Award Course at Levels 1 and 2, and any other ECB or other modules
It will recommend nominations for promotion
It will organise a regional coaching seminar
Liaison with staff coaches
Act as YCBCA and co-ordinate and oversee work of all branches
Communicate with all Branches
Schools, Junior and Youth
Chairman - Eric Chadderton
Vice-Chairman - Brian Lymbery (21 Cloverdale, Shelf, Halifax HX3 7RP) (01274-673426) (E mail
Secretary - Betty Chaderton

Plan and organise County representative fixtures at U11 up to and including U19
Selection of County representative teams for YCB competitions
Liaise with schools County organisation age groups at under 15 and below
Oversee District Cricket
Supervise national Under13/15 club competitions
Liaise with BEM and Womens Forums
Receive reports from Joe Lumb and Lords Taverners Festival
Senior County, Leagues and Club
Chairman - Bob Shackleton (Telephone 01274-676604) (Fax 01274-608001)
Vice-Chairman - Eric Houseman (6 Westway, Pannal, Harrogate HG2 0JD) (Telephone 01423-560343)
Secretary - Philip Radcliffe

Plan and organise county representative fixtures  - Board and Over 50s - Womens X1
Selection of county representative teams for YCB competitions
Club Indoor 6-a-side
Oversight of Umpiring and scoring
Disciplinary and transfer matters
League and club relationships
Premier Leagues

Pathways to Excellence
Chairman - Stuart Anderson
Vice-Chairman - Steve Pickles (01274-782035) (Mobile 07870-315437)
Secretary - Howard Clayton

Oversight of whole county coaching
Management of Pathways to Excellence schemes including the Centre of Cricket Excellence
Appointment of Staff
Inspection and monitoring of Centres
YCA Finance and Membership
Chairman - Tom Priestley (21 Lynwood Close, Birkenshaw, Bradford BD11 3EU (01274-872942) (Mobile - 07779-898162)
Vice-Chairman - Bob Shackleton (see above)
Secretary - Ian Livesey (212 Barnsley Road, Flockton, Wakefield WF4 4AB( (01924-848613)

Matters of finance
Grant applications and advice
Insurance matters
Rating advice and legal matters
Membership and affiliation
Information Bulletins

Black and Ethnic Minority Forum
Chairman - Mike Atkins (Mobile 07721-598009)
Vice-Chairman - Shiv Krishan (37 High Park Drive, Heaton, Bradford BD9 6HX) (Mobile 07885-050704)
Minute Secretary - Howard Clayton

Recommend policy and strategy
Raise issues and racial awareness
Suggest and develop programmes of action
Support BEM clubs
Disseminate views and information

Disability Forum
Chairman - Stuart Hodgson
Vice-Chairman - Les Townend
Minute Secretary - Howard Clayton

Director, BEM Centres - Numan Syed, 38 Bullroyd Crescent, Allerton, Bradford BD8 0AT (01274-482063) (07880-820908)    E-mail

Recommend policy and strategy
Raise issues and awareness
Develop programmes of action and promote opportunities
County Representative teams
Support clubs

Women’s Cricket Forum
Chairman - Stuart Hodgson
Vice-Chairman - Sarah Pickford   E-mail to
Secretary - Howard Clayton

Recommend policy and strategy
Raise issues and Awareness
Develop programmes of action and promote opportunities
County Representative teams
Support clubs

Working Parties
Chairman - Ian Chappell
Liaise with IOG &
Pitch Advisers
Organise seminars, courses, conferences, disseminate information.

Umpires & Scorers
Chairman - Ian Chappell

Liaise with ACU&S
Organise seminars and courses
Disseminate information
County representative panel appointment

Premier League
Chairman - Eric Houseman

Liaise and oversee Premier League
Recommend future policy.
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