Fingers on buzzers, here is your starter for ten including all the information spectators will need ahead of our traditional pre-season university challenge vs Leeds/Bradford UCCE at Headingley.

Play is scheduled to last three days, from Tuesday 26 March to Thursday 28 March.

Gates opening

10.00am – Access will be via the St Michael’s Lane turnstiles only.

Hours of play

These are scheduled as follows:

Start of play – 11am
Lunch – 13.00 – 13:40
Tea – 15:40 – 16.00
Scheduled Close of Play – 18.00

Please listen out for announcements of any adjustments to these timings on the day.

Memberships and Tickets

This game will be free entry for all spectators with there being no requirement for members to scan membership cards.

The Club expects all new membership packs and cards (where applicable), to be with members from the end of next week.

All 2023 members are asked to keep their membership cards as these will be reactivated for the 2024 season.


The Ticket Office on St Michael’s Lane will be open from 9am until 5pm on each day of the game.

Transport and Travel


Yorkshire County Cricket Club
Headingley Stadium

We look forward to welcoming you to Headingley for your visit and want to ensure you have the best experience possible.

This page includes a variety of information on how to get to Headingley.


Bike racks are available at the ground and bicycles are left at the owner’s discretion.


For those who don’t wish to take public transport, parking will be available in Car Park F. Parking will be charged at £5 per car and will be available on each day on a first come, first served basis.

Headingley is in a residential area. We ask spectators to be mindful of this and not park across driveways.

Please note, parking on the day is available to purchase by card only.


Accessible parking

Accessible parking is available for season pass holders in Car Park A. Car Park F will be available for pay on the day, priced at £5 per car.

All of our accessibility guidance can be found below including information on our Changing Places facility :



The only stands in operation for this fixture will be the East Stand and the North East Upper and Lower stands, where you may or may not confer with your other spectators. Please note that the Truman Stand, nor the Howard Stand, including the Upper and Lower tiers will be closed.


Please note that this game will not be live streamed on Youtube. Updates will be available via our X account (@YorkshireCCC) and at the gong of each day’s play, the scores and match reports will be available on the Club website.


The Club Shop on St Michael’s Lane will be open from 9.30am until close of play each day and stocks a wide range of Yorkshire and England merchandise.


The Club has a RESPECT campaign for those attending any Yorkshire match at Headingley, Scarborough and York. If you have suffered or witness any anti-social behaviour at the match, please text the word Respect to 60650. Spectators are able to report this anonymously to a member of the team here at Headingley.

There is no place for anti-social behaviour in cricket or wider society.

We encourage all spectators to read our Ground Regulations, which are available here:

Matchday Information

Multi-faith room

The Club’s Multi-Faith room is located at the entrance to the East Stand which is easily accessed from the St Michael’s Lane turnstiles.

Please remove your shoes when entering the facility. Foot baths are available – please bring your own sliders. There are two separate facilities available.

The room is available to people of all faiths and we ask that all spectators please respect everyone when using these facilities.

Yorkshire Cricket Museum

The Yorkshire Cricket Museum will not be open for this fixture.

In the event of inclement weather:

Spectators are urged to consider the weather forecast before making their journey to Headingley. As Headingley is an open air stadium, consideration must be given to sheltering from the rain. We encourage spectators to consider all weather conditions by bringing an umbrella, sun cream and their own bottled water. Follow the link below for the most up-to-date weather information in Headingley


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