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Riverside Cricket Ground

County Ground Riverside, Chester-le-Street DH3 3QR, England
+44 191 387 1717
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Great place it is an international cricket ground the home of durham county Cricket club has some... read more

Reviewed today
Grahame R
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Really cool - and the cricket's ok too!

Went here to see England thrash the Aussies in a one-day international. The setting is super, the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Colin M
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County Ground Riverside, Chester-le-Street DH3 3QR, England
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+44 191 387 1717
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Reviewed today via mobile

Great place it is an international cricket ground the home of durham county Cricket club has some great open air concerts and the hospitality is second to none

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Went here to see England thrash the Aussies in a one-day international. The setting is super, the food offering much more reasonable than at other top cricket grounds. The only drawback is the cool breeze that blows in these parts even in the summer, so...More

Thank Colin M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Attended England/Australia ODI. The whole experience was fantastic. We had good seats. Getting into the ground was simple even though bags were checked etc. The stewards were friendly and helpful. There was a wide range of catering units, offering a great choice of food and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was my daunter’s Christmas present to me. Tickets to watch the sand paper kind get obliterated by England for once in their pomp. The signage to our seats was overwhelmed by the attendant tv vans just how much gear do you need. The stewards...More

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Reviewed 20 October 2017

well organised event with lots of bar staff on so quick service. until one of the stands collapsed so safety concerns

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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Brilliant venue you not squashed at all and Rod was fantastic. security was very high but felt really safe. Getting in and iut of venue was very easy

1  Thank biltonator
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

went for the twenty 20 game Durham against Yorkshire. Lovely ground over looked by castle, lots of parking available outside the ground although it took a while to get out after the game. My first twenty 20 game, really Enjoyed it, very entertaining cricket from...More

2  Thank alfie50
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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Visited this beautiful cricket ground for the fourth time. Great ground with good facilities. Set in a beautiful setting wuth views of Lumley Castle. Lots laid on to encourage and entertain young cricket enthusiasts. Entertainment from Chester the Lion. Good parking facilities. A super visit...More

Thank Tracy T
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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Brought my niece to her 1st ever concert at the riverside and have to say it was a great venue. Plenty of space for the kids to dance around and seating for those who needed/wanted it. Was a bit disappointed by the overpriced food and...More

Thank Laura K
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

A great gig - if only we could have seen the stage and heard the sound. Terrible location, terrible offer, terrible value. This was purchased as surprise for my Wife a life long Rod Stewart fan for her Birthday. I paid over £175 for each...More

1  Thank aegiesassociates
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Lesley S
12 July 2018|
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Response from Kniptonian | Reviewed this property |
Taking alcohol into the ground is in violation of the terms of the basis of the sale of the ticket. Compared to Cardif and Birmingham there is lots of good craft beers on sale at below normal event prices. My friend had a... More
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Pamela C
19 June 2018|
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How to get to riverside from newcastle
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3 June 2017|
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Response from Lesmitch6121 | Reviewed this property |
The very top rows in the County Durham Stand, Blocks 1 > 4 are the only seats under cover.
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