Welcome to the home page of the Chorley Building Society (incorporating Readers Balls) Northern Premier Cricket League.

The Northern Cricket League was founded in 1951 and became an ECB Premier Cricket League in 2000. Although it is not an ECB fully accredited Premier League. Blackpool, Chorley, Leyland, Darwen, Fleetwood, Kendal, Lancaster, Morecambe and St.Annes are all founder members of the League. There are now 14 teams in Division1!

The League comprises of two divisions: Division 1 for first Xl's and Division 2 for second Xl's. The Lancashire Colts have been members of the League since 2010 and play in Division 1 but are not represented in Division 2.