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Lightning v Rapids Spectator Guide

Lightning v Rapids Spectator Guide

Lancashire Lightning v Worcestershire Rapids

NatWest T20 Blast, Friday 24 June

Spectator Guide

  • Opening Times

    Opening Times

    Gates open: 12pm (Ticket Office open from 10am)

    Hours of play: Lancashire Thunder: 1pm – 4pm. Lancashire Lightning: 6.30pm – 9.30pm

    Prospects of Play: updates online and on Twitter: @LancsCCC

  • Tickets



    Adults: £17

    Junior 11-18: £8.50

    Don’t have a ticket? Tickets are still available to purchase online – Click here and beat the queues.

    Refund Scheme

    If play is restricted or does not take place at the Venue on the day(s) for which your ticket(s) is valid, including any reserve days, those who have purchased tickets in advance with credit or debit card will be automatically refunded the face value of the ticket (excluding booking and postal charges) subject to there being fewer than 10 overs played because of adverse weather conditions and no result is achieved. Return of Tickets is not required.

    Any tickets purchased on the date of a fixture using debit or credit card will also receive an automatic refund – Return of Tickets is not required. Customers that have purchased tickets by cash through The Ticket Office or Ticket Sales windows should retain their match tickets with the ability to swap for an alternative fixture (excluding Quarter Finals and Finals Day fixtures). Your choice of exchange fixture is subject to availability. The exchange ticket must be booked at least 48 hours prior to the scheduled start time of the requested match.

    If you do not receive your refund within 28 days please contact 0161 282 4000 or email

    Ticket & Membership Office

    As a result of the Hotel redevelopment, the Ticket Office has been relocated to Car Park 1, on the corner of Talbot Road and Brian Statham Way. The Ticket Office is only accessible from Brian Statham Way. A Members ticket point is located in the Honours Room within the Pavilion, that is accessible with a 2016 Membership card.

    Ticket Collection

    All tickets will be available for collection from the Ticket Office on Car Park 1, on the corner of Talbot Road and Brian Statham Way (accessible only from Brian Statham Way).

    Double Header

    Emirates Old Trafford will host two Lancashire T20 fixtures on Friday 29 July. From 1pm Lancashire Thunder will face Loughborough Lightning in a Kia Women’s Super League friendly before Lancashire Lightning face Birmingham Bears at 6.30pm.

    Note: Tickets for this day give you access to BOTH fixtures.

  • Volunteers


    Our smiling band of helpful volunteers will be on hand throughout the game to welcome, assist, direct and generally ensure you have a great time at Emirates Old Trafford. Look out for their distinctive blue uniforms and beaming smiles throughout the ground!

    Should you require any assistance during your day here at Emirates Old Trafford, please ask one of our volunteers – they will be based at various points around the stadium and will be selling programmes / scorecards as you enter the ground via the Pavilion or Gate 6 Ticket Entry Points.

  • Hospitality


    Legends hospitality guests and Club 20 Members are to head to The Pavilion reception upon arrival where they will be directed to the appropriate suite. Dress code is smart casual.

    Please note that for guests who elect to drive, car parking is available and guests are required to collect a parking ticket on arrival and exchange this for an exit pass with your host(ess) when leaving.

    Itinerary *

    17:00, Arrival

    17:30, Food Served

    18:30, Start of Play

    19:45, Interval

    20:00, Play Resumes

    21:15, Play Ends

    21:45, Suite Closes

    * Times are subject to change due to weather and game progression.

  • Fan Village

    Foster's Fan Village

    Make sure you visit our Foster’s Fan Village outside Foster’s Party Stand D, where you will find food, drink, music and fun!

    There will also be plenty of activities to keep you entertained throughout the area, including our AO Bowling Game where you can test your bowling skills against family and friends.

  • Match Programme

    Match Programme

    Our NatWest T20 Blast match programme, including the match scorecard, is on sale near the ticket entry points at The Point/Pavilion and Gate 6 / Stand B. Programmes are priced at £3.00.

  • Cash Machine

    Cash Machine

    There is a cash machine available in the Pavilion Reception area. There are no charges for using this machine.

  • Prohibited Items

    Prohibited Items

    Please note that the importation of alcohol is not permitted, and drinks must be in plastic bottles with a maximum capacity of 750ml.

  • Car Parking

    Car Parking

    Car Park entrance is only from Great Stone Road (Car Park 3) for this fixture.

    Car parking is also available via the Manchester United Car Park for this fixture and can be pre-booked via the Manchester United website or by paying at the gate.

    Please note that parking is limited and available on a first come first served basis. We advise all fans to either arrive early to ensure there are no delays or make alternative transport arrangements.

    Click here for directions to Emirates Old Trafford.


  • Travel

    Travel Direction and Public Transport

    For details on how to find us and for Metrolink services and other public transport options, please click here.

    We advise all fans to leave with plenty of time to spare to ensure arrival prior to the commencement of the match.

  • Future Matches

    Future Matches

    The Ticket and Membership Office will be open from 10am, with tickets for the remaining Lancashire fixtures available to purchase.

    Don’t forget, Emirates Old Trafford will host the International T20 fixture on Wednesday 7th September between England and Pakistan. Tickets for this fixture have been incredibly popular and we are close to a sell out so hurry and buy your tickets online and beat the queues. Click here.

    2017 International

    Emirates Old Trafford will once again host two international fixtures in 2017. First we welcome South Africa who take on England in the Fourth Investec Test Match, before the West Indies face the Three Lions in a One-Day International. Tickets are yet to go on sale, but there has been much interest in 2017 internationals – with thousands registering for ticket news and update.

    To register for ticket news and update please click here.

  • Christmas Supernova

    Christmas Supernova

    Emirates Old Trafford is the star of the show when it comes to Christmas parties and we aim to make your visit the highlight of your party season.

    We have a number of different options for the party which will suit you best:

    • Exclusive Private Parties
    • A Starry Night in The Point
    • Work’s Finished for Christmas Party Night

    As always, our dedicated Events team will be on hand to guide you through and take the hassle out of the organisation, leaving you free to focus on hosting in style.

    Our new 2016 Christmas brochure is out now, please visit our website or call our Events Team on 0161 282 4020.

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