Cricket Pitches and Tennis Courts

There are a number of cricket pitches and tennis courts within the district including tennis courts at all three of the district's leisure centres - Lord Butler Leisure Centre in Saffron Walden, Mountfitchet Romeera Leisure Centre Stansted and the Great Dunmow Leisure Centre.

Cricket pitches are generally available during the spring and summer season as are grass tennis courts. Some tennis courts with all weather surfaces operate throughout the year.  See below for details and locations.

Cricket Pitches

To book a cricket pitch or tennis court  - To book occasional matches please contact the leisure centre, parish council or club directly.

Pitches are available at the following sites.

Location

Facilities

Responsible

This is where you will find the facilityWhat you can expect to find thereWho is responsible for the facility
   
Aythorpe RodingCricket pitch with pavilionAythorpe Roding Cricket Club
Birchanger - Village GreenCricket played on village green 
ChrishallCricket pitch 
Clavering - Recreation Ground, Hill GreenCricket pitch and pavilionClavering Parish Council
ElsenhamCricket pitchStansted Hall and Elsenham Cricket Club
Felsted - Braintree RoadCricket pitch - privately owned by Felsted SchoolCricket at Felsted
Great CanfieldCricket ground owned by cricket clubGreat Canfield Cricket Club
Great Chesterford - Recreation GroundCricket pitches (cricket practice nets)Great Chesterford Parish Council
Great Dunmow - Chelmer Valley, Off Braintree RoadCricket Ground adjacentGreat Dunmow Town Council
Hatfield Heath - off Cox LeysCricket pitch - on Heath with pavilion 
Hatfield Broad Oak - Dunmow RoadCricket pitch without pavilion but need to be cricket club member to useHatfield Broad Oak Cricket Club
High EasterCricket pitch - owned managed by cricket clubHigh Easter Cricket Club
High Roding - on the B184 at the northern end of High RodingCricket ground - owned by cricket clubHigh Roding Cricket Club
Langley - Long LeysCricket pitch 
Leaden Roding - CloghamsCricket pitch - owned by cricket clubCloghams Cricket Club
LindsellCricket pitch - privately owned 
Little Bardfield Cricket pitch - privately owned 
Little Easton - off Manor RoadCricket pitch 
Manuden - Recreation Ground off Clavering RoadMoveable cricket cage and net, floodlights and pavilion 
Newport - Recreation Ground off Frambury LaneCricket pitchNewport Parish Council
RicklingCricket pitch on village greenQuendon and Rickling Parish Council
Radwinter - Recreation GroundCricket pitchRadwinter Parish Council
Saffron Walden - Anglo American Memorial Playing FieldsCricket PitchSaffron Walden Town Council
The Sampfords Cricket pitchThe Sampfords Cricket Club
Stebbing - Mill LaneCricket pitch 
Takeley - Recreation Ground, behind Silver Jubilee HallCricket pitchTakeley Parish Council
Thaxted - Bardfield End GreenCricket pitch with practice netsThaxted Cricket Club
Wendens Ambo - Royston RoadCricket pitch - club use onlyWendens Ambo Cricket Club
White RodingCricket pitch 

Tennis Courts

Courts are available at the following sites.

Location

Facilities

Responsible

This is where you will find the facilityWhat you can expect to find thereWho is responsible for the facility
   
Clavering - Recreation Ground, Hill GreenTennis courts - open to public membershipClavering Tennis Club
DebdenTennis courts 
Elsenham - Elsenham Recreation GroundTennis courtsElsenham Tennis Club
Great Chesterford - Recreation GroundTennis courtsGreat Chesterford Parish Council
Great Dunmow - Talberds Ley, access from Stortford RoadTwo floodlight tennis courts booked via Willetts Newsagents, High StreetGreat Dunmow Town Council
Great Dunmow Leisure CentreTennis courts
Henham - Carter's LaneTennis courtsHenham Tennis Club
Newport -Gaces AcreTwo tennis courtsNewport Parish Council
Saffron Walden - Land off Bell CollegeTennis Court 
Saffron Walden - Museum StreetTwo tennis courts (one all weather)Castle Hill Tennis Club
Saffron Walden - East StreetTennis courtsThe Grove Tennis Club
Saffron Walden - Lord Butler Leisure CentreTennis courts
Stansted Mountfitchet - Romeera Leisure CentreTennis court (indoor)
Stansted Mountfitchet - Cambridge RoadTennis court (outdoor)Stansted Tennis Club
Stebbing - Mill LaneTennis courts at private tennis clubStebbing Tennis Club
ThaxtedTwo flood lit Astroturf courtsThaxted Tennis Club