The site was levelled off to true falls and excavated before the stone for the
bases was brought in.
Early in the year funding finally became available for Lepton Highlanders
Cricket Club to install practice facilities at the club. After discussions with
Verde Sports Cricket Ltd a position at the top of the field was decided up on
and works commenced.
As with all installations the base was carefully levelled and continually checked.
Due to the isolated nature of the ground alongside a main road the club decided to protect their investment with a secure perimeter
Once the surfaces had been laid Charnwood Fencing Contractors were engaged to install the fence.
From an open area of unused land a double bay
practice facility with one Premier and one Test
Match batting end, with surround surfacing, frame
and perimeter fencing has provided the club with
the finest of facilities.