We are very lucky indeed, here in the North West of England, to have such a full calender of high profile sporting events throughout the summer months
From football to cricket and horse racing to tennis, you name it and we’ve pretty much got it. As spectators we really are spoilt for choice. We are, at the very most, less than 60 minutes drive from all of the main arenas and sporting venues. Getting there by car is by far the fastest and most direct way to travel and that’s where we come in! Read more about the sporting events coming up soon and then find out how we can get you to them in comfort and style…
Football Sporting Events
Manchester United Legends v Bayern Munich Allstars – Old Trafford Football Ground – 14th June 2015
This is guaranteed to be an exhilarating football contest. MUFC footballing legends including Denis Irwin, Edwin van der Sar and David May are confirmed to be playing on the day. You will get a full programme of pre-match entertainment along with a live performance from by X-Factor winner Ben Haenow and chart-toppers Union J. Proceeds from this event will be going to the Foundation that works with young people in the area, run by Manchester United. Tickets start at £20 for adults and £5 for kids and you can buy them here right now.
Cricket Sporting Events
England V New Zealand It20 – Old Trafford Cricket Ground – 23rd June 2015
England will host New Zealand on Tuesday 23rd June 2015. This is sure to be an exciting fixture with both sides keen to take victory. You can soak up the atmosphere, enjoy a meal and a few drinks too. Ticket prices start at £15 up to £90 for a family ticket. All tickets can be purchased at LCCC so what are you waiting for.
England V Australia – Old Trafford Cricket Ground – 8th September 2015
Go along and watch, what will no doubt be, one of the hottest fixtures in world cricket this year. England take on the mighty Australia in a series of internationals this year, of which two will be held at Manchester’s Old Trafford Cricket Ground. Tickets start at £25 and can be purchased here.
Horse Racing Events
Live Music at the Races with Kylie Minogue – Haydock Park – 20th June 2015
Pop superstar Kylie Minogue will be entertaining you at Haydock Park Racecourse this June. The event, set to take place on June 20th, will see the princess of pop perform her biggest hits to a sell out crowd. Enjoy an early evening of racing after the gates open at 3.20pm. The first race starts at 6.20pm, the last race will be 9.20pm and Miss Kylie Minogue wil be on stage at approximately 9.30pm. Ticket packages start at £135+VAT and include restaurant and hospitality, visit the Haydock Park website here for more information.
Chester Races – Chester Racecourse – 11th July
This is probably the biggest event in the Chester Races calendar. Mingle with celebrities and watch high stakes high speed racing. The atmosphere in and around the racecourse is sure to be as electric as ever. Dine in sophisticated splendour and picture perfect surroundings while you enjoy some of the best horse racing of the year. Make sure you book tickets soon so you don’t miss out.
Tennis Sporting Events
Liverpool International Tennis Tournament – Liverpool Cricket Club – 18th/21st June 2015
Its the perfect warm up for Wimbledon and its right here in the North West. Liverpool International Tennis Tournament brings in high profile guests every year. We’ve had John McEnroe, Marion Bartoli and Greg Rusedski to name just a few. This year its the turn of 59 year old legend, Mansour Bahrami. The Frenchman is bound to entertain the crowds this year. You buy tickets at the venue on the day or online here to guarantee the best seats. Prices start at £16.33 plus booking fee.
Aegon Manchester Trophy – Northern Lawn Tennis Club – Sunday 31 May to Sunday 7 June
The Northern Tennis Club will once again host one of the most prestigious Tennis sporting events in the region. Hosted at one of the leading tennis clubs in the north-west of England. Tennis legends such as Fred Perry, John McEnroe, Jimmy Connors, Pete Sampras and Goran Ivanisevic have played grass tennis here. A public marquee will be serving refreshments throughout the tournament. You can get your tickets here for all of the events.
Book a Chauffeur Driven Car to and from your Sporting Event
You don’t need to worry about parking your car and then walking all around the houses to the venue. If you’re travelling in a group and you all enjoy a drink or two, and who doesn’t these days, you don’t need to worry about designating a driver. Simply let us pick you up, drive you straight to the venue and collect you afterwards. No need to mess around calling taxis and waiting for trains. If its a special occasion, then let us help make it special for you, and take the headache out of getting there.