active Newham has a wide-ranging programme to develop cricket in the borough, and we work with primary and secondary  schools, local cricket clubs and many other partners to provide young people with the best possible introduction to cricket.

Our community programmes provide opportunities to enjoy playing cricket in a casual and informal setting, as well as providing competitive coaching for those who want to develop their skills and play at a higher level.

Get Involved!

We also work closely with the 3 cricket clubs in Newham to offer a range of opportunities to play cricket and improve your skills.
Newham Cricket Club
Bobby Moore Pavilion, Flanders Field, Napier Road, E6 2SG

This is a well established club which offers both junior and senior cricket with many teams playing in the Essex leagues.
West Ham Cricket Club
West Ham Park, Upton Lane, E7 9PU
Email: Joe.fisher@
Phone: 07748 114811

The club runs regular weekly coaching sessions for young people aged 6-19. Contact the club for more information about getting involved.
Bow Green Cricket Club
West Ham Park, Upton Lane, E7 9PU
Phone: 07961 110508

Cricket Facilities

Indoor cricket facilities are available at East Ham Leisure Centre and Newham Leisure Centre.

Lister School and Rokeby School have an indoor sports hall and indoor and outdoor cricket nets. For bookings please call 020 3373 9015.

Flanders Field is the home of Newham Cricket Club, and their new cricket nets are available for hire. Call 020 8586 7070 or email for more information.

We are now taking bookings for the Artificial Cricket Pitch (NTP) at Gooseley Playing Fields. The cost per match is £50. If you are interested in booking this pitch please email

There are cricket nets and two cricket squares at West Ham Park. This is the home of both West Ham Cricket Club and Bow Green Cricket Club. For information about the pitches please call 020 8472 3584 or email parks.gardens@

Cricket Coaching in Newham

activeNewham works in partnership with Capital Kids Cricket to organise cricket coaching sessions during school holidays. For more information please visit the Capital Kids Cricket website .

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