Bowled over with cricket pitch success at Farnborough Rec

Published Friday, 19 March 2021

Work to improve the cricket pitch at Farnborough Recreation Ground, in partnership with Locksbottom Cricket Club, including funding and support from Sport England is nearing completion.

The circa £74k improvement work, in time for the forthcoming cricketing season, included reconstruction of the cricket square which had come to the end of its life and re-grading of the outfield which was becoming increasingly more uneven, posing health and safety concerns. Establishment and maintenance work will continue over the coming months as the new season approaches. Read more about the improvements to Farnborough recreation ground