Ansty Cricket Club - Providing cricket for all abilities
Tesco Bags of Help Initiative: Promoting participation in cricket at AnstyAnsty CC is delighted to be a recipient of support under Tesco’s Bags of Help initiative to allow the club to further develop its second ground by installing a new artificial playing surface. The investment in the clubs facilities at Deaks Lane, Ansty will contribute to the scheme’s objective to promote open access to sports facilities in public parks and recreation grounds.The new artificial playing surface will support coaching, practice and competitive cricket. It will allow the club to host more junior cricket games on the site at weekends and on evenings. It will significantly increase the Club’s capability to offer a superior site for the hosting of inter-school tournaments.Tesco has teamed up with Groundwork to launch its Bags of Help initiative in hundreds of regions across England and Wales. Bags of Help offers community groups and projects in each of Tesco’s 390 regions across the UK a share of revenue generated from the five pence charge levied on single-use carrier bags. The public will now vote in store on which project should receive the £12,000, £10,000 and £8,000 awards.Help us turn £8,000 into £12,000 by voting in support of the Ansty project at the Tesco Superstore on Jane Murray Way, Burgess Hill from Saturday 27thFebruary until Sunday 6th March 2016 - look out for the ‘Bags of Help’ sign next time you visit.
How do you vote? Tesco shoppers will be given a token with every transaction and encouraged to vote for the project they would like to see receive funding. The Ansty CC project will be one of three projects. Make sure your token is placed in the Ansty box.