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Birmingham City Council

Free Cricket and Rounders

Be active out and about

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England and Wales Cricket Board, Rounders England and Birmingham City Council are working in partnership to provide communities access to free activity in parks and open spaces.

A number of cricket bags have been placed at a variety of parks and open spaces around the city from Friday 26 August 2011. The areas are listed below.

Cricket

Handsworth Leisure Centre for use in Handsworth Park – 0121 464 6336

Court Road Fitness Centre for use in Sparkhill Park - 0121 303 1700

Alexander Stadium for use in Perry Park - 0121 464 8008

Billesley Tennis Centre for use on Billesley Common – 0121 464 4222

Summerfield Park Ranger Service – 0121 454 7810

Shard End Leisure Centre for the Norman Chamberlain Playing Fields – 0121 464 5485

Nechells Community Leisure Centre for adjoining open space – 0121 464 4373

Rounders

Handsworth Leisure Centre for use in Handsworth Park – 0121 464 6336

Alexander Stadium for use in Perry Park - 0121 464 8008

Kingsheath Ranger's Office for use in Kingsheath Park – 0121 454 7810

Sutton Park Nature Centre for use in Sutton Park – 0121 454 7810

Sheldon Old Rectory Farm for use in Sheldon Country Park – 0121 454 7810

Fox Hollies Leisure Centre for use in Fox Hollies Park – 0121 464 4112

Stechford Cascades for use in adjoining recreation ground – 0121 464 5596


Players wishing to borrow equipment will leave their leisure card as a deposit and complete a signing in sheet. The activities are aimed at players aged 16+ and in order to encourage as many participants as possible, bookings are available in hourly slots.

Please contact the relevant site direct for more information.