Leicestershire Cricket Club wants to create regular festival event at Oakham School
Leicestershire are hoping to revive the Oakham Cricket Festival and make it a permanent part of the Foxes’ county schedule.
Incoming chief executive Sean Jarvis said he wanted to see the event at Oakham School achieve a similar status to that enjoyed by Scarborough, the Yorkshire outground which stages the most popular cricket festival in the domestic game.
Jarvis said: “I’m a massive fan of the Scarborough Festival and don’t see why we shouldn’t be ambitious and aim to emulate it.
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