CORNWALL Cricket Board is excited to announce its Pre-Season Party set to take place at the Penventon Hotel in Redruth on March 29th. This event marks the beginning of a new fundraising initiative aimed at bolstering the growth and support of cricket across Cornwall.

The evening promises an unforgettable experience, featuring a three-course meal, a talented magician, auction, and dancing. All proceeds will directly benefit the Board for Cricket in Cornwall.

Cornwall Cricket Board is a not-for-profit and provides adults and children aged 5 years and upwards with the opportunity to take part in the sport across the county. It is also the official governing body for all cricket in Cornwall.

Among its multifaceted efforts, the Board champions pathway cricket, enabling aspiring young talents to compete across the southwest, paving their way towards professional teams. Furthermore, the board's dedication to supporting disability cricket embarks on an exciting journey, with plans for their first competitive season in 2024.

In addition to nurturing players, the Cornwall Cricket Board is instrumental in developing the sport's backbone by providing comprehensive training for coaches, umpires, and other crucial personnel. Their support extends to cricket clubs across the county, fostering a robust cricketing ecosystem.

"We're thrilled to launch this Pre-Season Party, celebrating the spirit of cricket and community support," expressed Tamsn Chapman-Gunner, Marketing and Fundraising Officer. "This event not only promises an enjoyable evening but also serves as a pivotal fundraiser, enabling us to further our mission in nurturing cricket across Cornwall."

Managing Director Joe Skinner added: “The Pre-Season Party provides an excellent opportunity for people and business to support inclusion across the county. All proceeds being put towards worthy projects that help personal and community cohesion. Our main aim is to provide children from low socio-economic areas with the opportunity to experience the sport and become physically active. We are grateful for the support and looking forward to welcoming people to the event.”

Tickets for the event are available for purchase at £55 each or £500 for a table of 10 by emailing Join us for an evening filled with camaraderie, entertainment, and the chance to make a meaningful difference in Cornwall's cricketing landscape.

For more information, sponsorship opportunities, or ticket purchases, please contact Tamsin on the details above.