Sign in or Register | Newsletter
 
 
Register today to receive each issue absolutely FREE!




Richard Mann, market development director at the NEC asks who owns...

EN’s Annie Byrne meets River Street Events’ MD Laura Biggs who...

ASP trio Jon Benjamin, Arran Coole & Jon Small talk tech innovation,...

Exhibition News March 2015
March 2015

Sticky Wicket raises £35,000 for charity
posted on: 28/6/2012 09:22:45
Sticky Wicket 2012

Reed Exhibitions took home the cup after winning the sixth edition of the Sticky Wicket cricket competition in Regents Park.
 
Showers frequently stopped play but the title was secured in glorious sunshine. The event raised £35,000 for the Lord's Taverners, which will go towards giving disabled and underprivileged children a sporting chance.
 
Mash Media sponsored the players’ kits for the event, while Sticky Wicket also debuted a wooden spoon prize sponsored by The Enterprise Hotel.
 
Sixteen teams keenly battled in their groups, with four teams making it through to the semi finals: CloserStill Media, i2i Events, Earls Court and Olympia and Reed Exhibitions.
 
Reed Exhibitions and i2i Events made it through, with Reed Exhibitions then winning a closely fought final and lifting the Sticky Wicket Trophy.
 
During the day, Lord's Taverners president Chris Cowdrey handed over a specially adapted minibus in the name of Sticky Wicket to the Royal National College for the Blind in Hereford.
 
After the cricket was done, everyone retired to the Edinboro Castle pub in Camden where the day’s play was discussed over drinks.
 
Got a story for Exhibition News? Email us: exhibitionnews@mashmedia.net


Print:
Email:
Share article:

COMMENTS
Would you like to Leave a Comment?

LATEST NEWS
LiftEx and Ultimate Christmas Fair choose ECL
posted on: 27/3/2015 15:24:03
ACC Liverpool has confirmed three more bookings for its new exhibition centre, six months ahead of its September opening.

The Association of Event Organisers (AEO), Association of Event Venues (AEV) and the Event Supplier and Services Association (ESSA) have joined together to launch a three-year research study into the UK exhibitions and live events sector.

Organiser UBM has announced the formation of a new product group, UBM Life Sciences, which will operate within the UBM Americas division.

AEO extends N200 partnership in 2015
posted on: 26/3/2015 10:28:31
The Association of Event Organisers (AEO) has renewed its partnership for 2015 with event registration, ticketing and data intelligence business, N200, a GES Global Company.

North London venue Alexandra Palace has been awarded £18.8m funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF), towards a major regeneration project.