EIGHT4SPORT Indoor Sports Centre opens at Bromborough
Tuesday 2nd November 2010

Thanks goes to Hightown's Shaun Vosloo for making this website aware of a recently opened Sports Centre at Bromborough on the Wirral being run by EIGHT4SPORT.

EIGHT4SPORT is a new indoor sports and leisure business which is the first of its kind in the North West. It will offer:

l 8 a side Cricket
5 a side Football
6 a side Netball

8 a side Cricket is a big hit in Australia and South Africa.

At the moment, cricket matches are played on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings. The charge is 40.00 per team per game. Each team has an innings of 16 six ball overs. The games are played within a netted area measuring 30m long x 11m wide and normally last about 1 hour 10 minutes.

Teams from Chester Boughton Hall, Caldy, Connah's Quay, Irby, Neston, New Brighton, Northop Hall, Tranmere Vics and Wallasey have already entered and there are currently four divisions of six teams. EIGHT4SPORT has received enquiries from clubs in Bolton and Manchester.

To see what it's like, you are welcomed to go along and see a demonstration match against a team from Derbyshire on Friday 26th November.

The address is:
Unit 3
Candy Park
Old Hall Road
CH62 3PE

telephone: 0151 515 0004 and ask for Oliver McPherson

opening hours:
Monday-Friday: 10:00am - 11:00pm,
Saturday-Sunday: 09:00am - 10:00pm


For full details of the facilities or if you want to join a league and play during the winter, go to EIGHT4SPORT and click on 'I'm interested!' in the menu, or ring the above telephone number.

associated links:
ECB Indoor Cricket
8 a side cricket
Indoor Cricket England

see also:
Wirral Council warned over "own goal" on indoor cricket centre for Bromborough
Wirral Councillors unanimously back cricket plan
More sports for proposed for Wirral industrial estate