Autoworld Volvo to sponsor Chesterfield Festival of Cricket

Friday 12th June 2015
& News
Written by Danny Painter

Autoworld, Chesterfield, has become the official sponsor of this summer’s Chesterfield Festival of Cricket, held in association with Chesterfield Borough Council at Queen’s Park. 

Autoworld, one of the leading new and used car dealerships in Derbyshire, have thrown its support behind the six-day festival, which starts on Sunday 5 July and includes NatWest T20 Blast clashes against Northants Steelbacks and local rivals Yorkshire Vikings, and a LV= County Championship fixture versus Glamorgan.

The Autoworld Volvo XC90 Chesterfield Festival of Cricket – will represent the third successive year that title sponsorship has been attributed to a commercial partner for the annual event, which is celebrating its tenth successive year since its return in 2006.

Tony Cordin, Autoworld Managing Director said: “It’s exciting for us, as a local dealership, to be affiliated with the Chesterfield Festival of Cricket, which is one of the highlights of the summer sporting calendar in the area.

“We will have a selection of our cars at the six-day long festival including the new Volvo XC90, a luxury seven-seater 4×4, which is available to view and test drive from our dealership in Chesterfield.

“We are very much looking forward to an entertaining week of summer sporting entertainment.”

Derbyshire County Cricket Club Chief Executive, Simon Storey said: “We are delighted to have Autoworld as our principal festival sponsors for what is our tenth successive year back at Queen’s Park.

“The Chesterfield Festival is always one of the highlights of the summer and we are looking forward to another fantastic week of cricket.”

Autoworld Volvo XC90 Chesterfield Festival of Cricket 2015

Sunday 5 July – 2.30pm | Derbyshire Falcons v Northants Steelbacks | NatWest T20 Blast

Monday 6 July to Thursday 9 July – 11am | Derbyshire v Glamorgan | LV= County Championship

Sunday 12 July – 2.30pm | Derbyshire Falcons v Yorkshire Vikings | NatWest T20 Blast

Tickets can be purchased online HERE, over the phone by calling 0871 350 1870, from The 3aaa County Ground, Derby, or from Chesterfield Tourist Information Centre.

The Autoworld Volvo XC90 Chesterfield Festival of Cricket is in association with Chesterfield Borough Council.

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