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During the weekends of the Ashes Test cricket series, therell be five free cricket festivals as part of the nPower Cricket in the Park promotion. The events take place between Friday 10 July and Sunday 23 August. Therell be live Ashes cricket on giant screens, as well as free activities.
These include a sports coaching zone giving tips on improving your cricketing skills, and a kids zone with fancy dress competitions, face painting and interactive cricket games. You dont need to book, just turn up at your nearest event:
* Southampton, Hoglands Park - Fri 10 and Sat 11 July (during Cardiff Test)
* Liverpool, Sefton Park - Sat 18 and Sun 19 July (Lord's Test)
* Cambridge, Parkers Piece - Sat 1 and Sun 2 Aug (Edgbaston Test)
* Derby, Markeaton Park - Sat 8 and Sun 9 Aug (Headingley Test)
* London, Regent's Park - Sat 22 and Sun 23 Aug (Brit Oval Test)http://www.ecb.co.uk/the-great-exhibition/watch-big-screen-npower-ashes-action,305965,EN.html