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Cricket club passes half-way point of £75k fundraising campaign

cricket-1Wanstead & Snaresbrook CC were crowned Dukes Essex T20 champions last month, beating Harold Wood CC in the final by seven wickets

Wanstead and Snaresbrook Cricket Club has raised over £46k through its Project Heron campaign, which is aiming to generate £75k to refurbish its clubhouse and install new cricket nets.

The total includes a £25k grant from Sport England, £10k from the National Lottery Community Fund and several £1,000-plus anonymous donations.

“Congratulations to the fundraising committee for all their work to achieve this… Over the coming months, we will continue to organise events and apply for more grants to reach our target,” said club chairman Martin Pluck.

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