The Bristol & District Association was established
in 1892. For its first 81 years it administered friendly club cricket in the
area only interrupted by the Two World Wars.
In 1973 the Bristol & District League – generally known
as the B & D – was founded with Bedminster CC finishing as the first
Champions. Since then it has continued to provide league cricket for a wide
range of teams within a 25-mile radius of Bristol as well as a midweek 20 over
In the 2018 season the B & D will have 18 divisions
comprising 175 teams. The 30 over division has expanded to 12 teams. We shall also operate two 20 over midweek Cup competitions - the Tony Hitch Knock
Out Cup and the Bateman Trophy.