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Cricket ticket giveaway for Newham residents

Newham residents have a fantastic opportunity to watch first class cricket thanks to a prestigious partnership between Newham Council and Essex Cricket.

The partnership has declared to help make Newham the cricket capital of East London by 2020. As part of the partnership agreement the council has 100 tickets to give away for all Specsavers County Championship and Royal London One-Day Cup games taking place at The Cloud fm County Ground, Chelmsford.
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  • Sunday 30 April - Hampshire (Royal London One-Day Cup)
  • Thursday 4 May - Gloucestershire (Royal London One-Day Cup)
  • Wednesday 10 May - Sussex Sharks (Royal London One-Day Cup) (Floodlit)
  • Friday 12 May - Middlesex (Royal London One-Day Cup)
  • Friday 19 - Monday 22 May - Hampshire (Specsavers County Championship)
  • Friday 26 - Monday 29 May - Surrey (Specsavers County Championship)
  • Monday 19 - Thursday 22 June - Warwickshire (Specsavers County Championship)
  • Monday 26 - Thursday 29 June - Middlesex (Specsavers County Championship) (Floodlit)
  • Tuesday 1 - Thursday  3 August - West Indies (Tourist Match)
  • Monday 28 - Thursday 31 August - Somerset (Specsavers County Championship)
  • Monday 25 - Thursday 28 September – Yorkshire (Specsavers County Championship).

How to apply

Residents should email with their details including:
  • name and date of birth (main applicant must be over 18)
  • home address
  • email contact details
  • number of tickets requested (max 2 per applicant)
  • name and address of the person who will use the second ticket (if required)
  • their preferred fixture (and preferred day in the case of Specsavers County Championship matches).
Tickets will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. Before applying, please ensure you read our full terms and conditions.

For more information on how to get involved with playing cricket in Newham, please visit
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