Marathon walk from wicket to wicket

Cricket coaches from Northumberland completed a 26-mile charity walk on Saturday to raise funds for two charities.

Friday, 7th October 2016, 2:00 pm
Updated Tuesday, 25th October 2016, 6:25 pm
Those taking part in the Wicket to Wicket Coastal Walk at the start in Bamburgh.

The Northumberland Cricket Board coaches took on the Wicket to Wicket Coastal Walk, trekking the equivalent of a marathon from Bamburgh Castle Cricket Club along the coastal path to Alnmouth & Lesbury Cricket Club.

All money raised is being donated to the Northumberland County Youth Cricket Charitable Trust, which looks to support the development of the game especially in hard-to-reach areas of deprivation and for those with disabilities, and Macmillan Cancer Support.

More than £1,000 has been raised so far, but you can donate at