Huge Colne fan park to screen England World Cup semi-final

A huge fan park will be set up in Colne for England's Semi-Final against Croatia..

Tuesday, 10th July 2018, 10:35 am
Updated Monday, 16th July 2018, 4:58 pm
Colne Cricket Club is hosting the event

The XLCR Fan Park will be hosted at Colne Cricket Club, where gates will open from 5pm tomorrow for the pre-match warm up.

The fan park will have a 2,500 capacity, and will screen the event on a huge 21msq screen on the cricket pitch.

Tickets are available in advance only at

The fan park will also host a number of outside and inside bars and food concessions.

The event will be managed by Wise Owl Creative.

Gary Hunt, Chairman of Colne Cricket Club, said: “This will be a huge event for our local area and we’re glad to be able to provide a huge venue for people to really soak up the atmosphere. We’re very grateful to Lee Duerden and Shaun O’Neill for their sponsorship of the event. They are such fantastic supporters of our area”.

Lee Duerden added: “This isn’t something that happens every week, so we’re delighted as a company to help to create a great atmosphere for thousands of people to enjoy and we look forward to seeing England win on the night!"

Only alcohol purchased on site can be consumed on site, and children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.