Welcome to Bear Flat CC

Promoting and encouraging participation, good sportsmanship and enjoyment through cricket in the local community

Established in 1983, Bear Flat CC (also known as “The Bears”) are a Bath-based cricket club playing in Division 2 of the Wiltshire County Cricket League (Saturday) and in Division 1 of the North Somerset Cricket League (Sunday).

As a nomadic team with a local pub, The Devonshire Arms, as its base, the Bears have been extremely successful, and in 2017 were Wiltshire League Division 1 Champions.  Get involved with Bath’s community cricket club contact us!

The club has a clear vision of who we are, what we want to achieve, and how we aim to get there.  Check out the club Mission statement here: Club Mission statement

We would love to hear from you – if you have any questions, suggestions for improvement of this website, ideas for a social event, please get in touch by emailing comms@bearflatcc.org.uk.  Thank you!

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BFCC v Lympsham & Belvedere – Sunday 14 July – Somerset Knock Out Cup

Somerset Cricket Board Intermediate T20 Cup (Semi-Final) Saturday XI versus Lympsham & Belvedere CC (A) Bears 122-7 20 overs Lympsham 108-8 20 overs It was a case of history repeating itself as the Bears made triumphant progress into the final of the Somerset Cup...

BFCC v Goatacre – Saturday 14 July – Match Report

Saturday XI versus Goatacre 2s (H) Goatacre 146-9 45 overs Bears 149-8 42.4 overs The Bears started their season defining weekend off in style with a hard fought victory over promotion chasing Goatacre at The Glasshouse. Batting first, Goatacre made laboured progress...

BFCC v Box – Saturday 6 July – Match Report

It was a day to forget for the Saturday XI after being bowled out for a measly 97 at Box on a wicket that may not have been the run-way to what the batsmen have become accustomed to at home, nor was it the minefield the batsmen made it look! At 13/5 it looked as if...

BFCC v Biddestone – Saturday 29 July – Match Report

The Saturday Bears edged a thrilling encounter with Biddestone on Saturday in sweltering conditions at the Glasshouse by 13 runs. The skipper thankfully won the toss and elected to bat, the aforementioned skipper and fellow veteran Chris Bence added 145 for the first...

After the boys of summer have gone….

The Bears have been particularly fortunate to recruit two Bath University students to the squad for the last two years in the guise of Tom Harris and Joe de Souza. Both guys played their last game of the 2019 season for The Bears on Saturday 1 June, against Beehive...

The Nightwatchman – Bear Flat CC Newsletter

Our newsletter, The Nightwatchman, is now available!

All Stars Cricket 2019

Highly successful first year for the Bear Flat All Stars!

Articles of Interest…..

7 tips on how to be a good fielder - June 2018 The Art of Amateur Cricket Captaincy The Role of the Cricket Captain  

2019 Fundraising

Check out the latest fund raising plans for The Bears, and see how you can get involved…..

200 Club

How you can support The Bears’ fundraising efforts for as little as £2 per month – and win some great prizes!

Club Sponsors – Click on the icons below to find out more about our sponsors….