Carlos Brathwaite & Felix White visit Hackney School

For day 2 of National Cricket Week and Cricketing superstar Carlos Brathwaite & Tailender and former Maccabee Felix White visited a primary school in Hackney. Read more

It's National Cricket Week

Pupils all over the country, from Newquay to Newcastle, are enjoying a week of cricket-themed activity in the classroom and on the playground as part of National Cricket Week. Read more

Wong and Bell debut for England

Lauren Bell and Issy Wong have today (Monday 27th June) become the first full Chance to Shine participants to play for England. Read more

Chance to Shine Impact Report Published

A total of 457,625 young people took part in Chance to Shine programmes between September 2020 and August 2021, with 51% of those participants being female. Read more

Community Coach Waqas Khan talks Mental Health

During Mental Health Awareness Week, Warwickshire Cricket Board caught up with Waqas Khan, a Chance to Shine Community Coach and Mental Health Practitioner for the NHS in Birmingham. Read more

An update from our Street and "Lead Your Ship' programmes

Rohan Randhawa is our Inclusive Programmes Manager at Chance to Shine. In this article, Rohan gives us an update on Chance to Shine Street and the ‘Lead Your Ship’ programme. Read more

Chance to Shine Awards 2021

The Chance to Shine Awards took place on Thursday 25 November at Lord’s Cricket Ground, recognising those who have made significant contributions to the grassroots of the game in the last year. Read more

Message from Laura Cordingley

A statement from the Chance to Shine Chief Executive Read more

Chance to Shine Schools needs your support

We need your help to ensure Chance to Shine can continue to keep children active, and support their mental, personal and social wellbeing. Read more

Peddling Priscott swaps the bat for the bike in charity challenge

Chance to Shine Operations Manager Stuart Priscott is aiming to become the oldest person with Cystic Fibrosis to cycle from John o’Groats to Land’s End, raising funds for Chance to Shine and for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust. Read more

Marnus Labuschagne concludes National Cricket Week in Cardiff

Australian batsman marks the final day of Yorkshire Tea National Cricket Week in Cardiff. Read more

An Edinburgh festival of cricket!

National Cricket Week heads to Scotland for the first time Read more

Chris and Georgie wow the Wirral!

Duo join pupils at Clare Mount Specialist Sports College Read more

Carlos Brathwaite Visits Moseley Girls Project

West Indian hero heads to Birmingham Read more

Yorkshire pupils enjoy the ultimate cricket school day!

Yorkshire Tea National Cricket Week 2021 kicked off with a bang on Monday 21 June, as Chance to Shine put on the ultimate school day! Read more

Yorkshire Tea National Cricket Week is back for 2021

Yorkshire Tea National Cricket Week is back once again, and the power of cricket is spreading further than ever! Read more

Felix White unites as charity ambassador

Tailenders star lends support to Chance to Shine Read more

New Impact Report published

Chance to Shine achieve gender parity as nearly 300,000 young people play cricket in schools despite the pandemic. The latest Impact Report is published today. Read more

Chance to Shine programmes launched in Scotland

Chance to Shine has launched it's programmes in schools and communities in Scotland for the first time. Read more

Youth Social Action Programmes – Applications are now closed.

Chance to Shine is pleased to announce the launch of its Youth Social Action Programmes, now open for applications from young people aged 13 – 24 in the UK. Read more

Chance to Shine partner with Lifebuoy

Official Hygiene Partner announced Read more

Rambo lends his support!

Chance to Shine join forces with content creator Read more

Chance to Shine launches ambassador programme

Chance to Shine is pleased to announce its first ever ambassador programme, working with players across the professional game to engage and inspire the charity’s participants. Read more

Late night Ramadan Street cricket sessions light up Birmingham

In partnership with Warwickshire Cricket Board, a new Chance to Shine Street league has been launched at the Edgbaston Cricket Centre in evenings throughout the period of Ramadan. Read more