Matchday guide 13.07.2018

England v New Zealand

Royal London Women’s One-Day International

Friday, July 13

Gates open 12.30pm, match starts 2pm



Admission for the game costs £10 for adults and concessions, and £5 under 16s and can be purchased in advance HERE 


Refund Policy

Our 2018 Refund Policy is available HERE 


Ticketing Information:

Tickets In Advance

Advance tickets for the England v New Zealand match cost £10 for adults and concessions, and £5 for under 16s.

There are three different ways to purchase tickets in advance:

- Purchase HERE until 10am on Friday

- Call the Ticket Office on 0116 283 2128 from 9am-5pm on Wednesday and Thursday

- In person from main reception from 9am-5pm on Wednesday and Thursday

Tickets purchased at this stage, either online or over the phone, will not be posted out but will be available for collection from the Ticket Collection Point (see below)


Tickets On The Day

Ticket prices remain the same on the day and can be purchased in the following ways.

- Purchase online HERE until 10am

- Call the Ticket Office on 0116 283 2128 from 9am-10am

- In person from the new satellite ticket office at the Curzon Road entrance from 10am

- In person on the Park Hill Drive gate from 12:30pm. Please note that the Milligan Road gate will be closed for this fixture.


Ticket Collection Point

Anyone needing to collect tickets on the day of the match can do so at our Satellite Ticket Office from 12.30pm.



Car parking at the ground is now FULLY BOOKED and there is NO availability.

An additional facility at Saffron Lane Athletics Stadium is available for the game. This facility is an approximate 10-minute walk to the Milligan Road turnstiles, an entrance can be used if you are not collecting tickets on the day. It will cost £5 per car and the postcode is LE2 7NQ.

Leicestershire County Cricket Club politely reminds visitors that the ground is in a residential area, so please respect our neighbours when leaving your vehicle. The club is carefully monitoring the traffic flow around the ground and would request that you should avoid leaving your car in neighbouring streets wherever possible.


Food & Drink

Catering Manager John Stew and his team will be delighted to welcome you to the Charles Palmer Restaurant this season. The Charles Palmer Restaurant is open for the fixture.

The menu options change daily and are cooked using a majority of freshly sourced local ingredients:
- A 3-course lunch with coffee and red fox mints at £17.95. 
- A 2-course lunch with coffee and red fox mints is also available at £15.95.

It is advisable to book in advance to avoid disappointment. Reservations can be made by emailing Lindsey at or by calling our main switchboard on 0116 283 2128. You can also book in person on match days (subject to availability) by talking with Lindsey in the Restaurant.

Reservations can be made to eat before the game starts.


The Meet

Trudy Sharpe and her team will offer a warm welcome to you all on the first floor of the Meet.

Snacks will be served from 1pm, and hot food will be available at the interval.



The Fox Bar and Meet Bar will be open from 1pm. Alcoholic beverages will be served at that time and the bar will remain open to 30 minutes after play ends. The Fox Bar will offer fresh ground coffees and flavoured shots, English and speciality teas & fruit infusions. A selection of confectionary, biscuits, crisps, and freshly made sandwiches will also be available.


Friends of Grace Road

The Friends of Grace Road will be open for the Women’s ODI between 2.30pm and 4.30pm, offering teas, coffees and homemade cakes. The cake of the day is Lolly cake.

Copies of the 2018 Playfair are available to purchase for £8.99, which is £1 off the RRP. The FoGR Floodlight or Champions Mugs will be on sale at the FoGR Café for £5 with a special offer of a free hot drink with every purchase.

The FoGR is also holding a Café Service for disabled spectators who cannot get upstairs to the Meet between 15:00 and 16:00 during the game. The FoGR Volunteer providing the service will take orders and payment around the ground from those spectators unable to visit the FoGR Café in the Meet. 


What’s On

Our Foxes Den is in position where a host of fun activities will take place. The Red Monkey Play Area for under 12s will be available for free throughout the evening.

The game will also see plenty of ECB All Stars activation, and there will be a softball theme throughout, including a mini bolly cric-hit session for those in softball T-shirts. 



Scorecards are available on the gates and in main reception on each day of the game. Each individual scorecard costs £1.



Merchandise will be on sale from Main Reception and the Satellite Ticket Office.


Next game

The Foxes will next be in action against Lancashire Lightning for the latest exciting Vitality Blast match on Wednesday, July 18. Tickets cost £16 adults, £12 concessions and £5 for under 16s before 11.59pm on Tuesday and can be purchased HERE