A sports club will hold a trivia night to raise much-needed funds for its coaching sessions for youngsters.

Walthamstow Cricket Club in Greenway Avenue, Walthamstow will hold the quiz night hosted by Rowan McIntyre on Friday August 18.

Avi Sarker a member of the club said cash is needed to ensure the club can continue to provide lessons to budding cricketers from the age of seven.

He said: “We are a hidden gem and not many people know about us.

“The club was started in 1862 and is definitely one of Walthamstow’s oldest sports clubs.

“The club needs finds to run its coaching sessions and also the costs involved in maintaining the cricket ground.”

The club provides professional coaching sessions for children and teens before they join the senior team at age 15.

Tickets are £10 each and include a meal. Doors open at 7.30pm

To purchase a ticket click here.