Matchday guide 07.06.2018

Leicestershire Foxes v Durham

Royal London One-Day Cup

Thursday, June 7

Gates open 12:30, match starts 14:00


Match preview

A preview of the match will be available soon



Admission for the Durham game is £12 for adults, £3 for under 16s, and £27 for a family ticket (2 adults and 3 under 16s) in advance of the game. Tickets are available to purchase HERE 

Please note that prices rise to £15 for adults and £5 for under 16s on the gate – and no family tickets are available on the day.


Refund Policy

Our 2018 Refund Policy is available HERE 


Ground Regulations

A copy of our Ground Regulations, including our Smoking and Alcohol Policy, is available HERE



Parking costs £5 for the Durham fixture in advance of the game. To book a car parking spot, please call 0116 283 2128 or book online HERE

Please note that any remaining spaces will be sold at £10 each on the day of the game.


Food & Drink

Catering Manager John Stew and his team will be delighted to welcome you to the Charles Palmer Restaurant for the Durham 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.

Food will be served before the game starts at 12:30 and 13:15. 

Afternoon tea will be served in the Charles Palmer Suite during the interval. Please note that there will be no hot food served in the Charles Palmer Restaurant during the interval.


The Meet

Trudy Sharpe and her team will offer a warm welcome to you all on the first floor of the Meet. Please note that there will be a slightly different service to a normal matchday given the timings of the match.

- An afternoon snack service will be available when the Meet opens at 12:30.

- Main courses will be served during the interval of the game at 17:00.


Fox Bar

The Fox Bar will be open from 12:30. 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.


Ice Cream

Our Ice Cream shop on the ground floor of the Meet will be open at 1pm, selling ice creams, hot and cold drinks, and confectionery.


Friends of Grace Road

The Friends of Grace Road will be open for extended hours for the Durham game between 14:30 and 16:30, offering teas, coffees and homemade cakes. The cake of the day is Durham Sly Cake.

Copies of the 2018 Playfair are available to purchase for £8.99, which is £1 off the RRP. There is a limited supply, so please visit the Friends during the game.

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 Durham 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. 

When the volunteer has taken all the orders, the volunteer will return to the FoGR Café in the Meet to prepare all the orders and then deliver them to customers. There will be one lap of the ground to take orders. The FoGR Volunteer providing the service will wear a green hi-vis bib showing the FoGR logo and a FoGR badge.



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



Leicestershire CCC has a new range of merchandise for the 2018 season. Make sure you pop into main reception to check it out!



Leicestershire CCC has the 2018 Yearbook available for collection, and it’s free of charge for Members. Packed with statistics, and including a column from new Head Coach Paul Nixon, the Yearbook is a must read for Foxes fans. Non-Members can purchase a copy for £5.


Prospects of Play

The forecast is set fair, but for the very latest on the prospects of play throughout the Durham game and the 2018 season in general, please follow us on social media. We can be followed on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook @leicsccc


Next game

The Foxes will next be in action at the Fischer County Ground against India A for a List A game on Tuesday, June 19. Tickets can be purchased HERE