Mayor of London approves plans for new stand at Lord’s Cricket Ground

The Mayor of London has approved plans to redevelop the Warner Stand at Lord’s Cricket Ground.

The new stand will provide 2,832 seats with improved views of the ground and new catering and hospitality facilities.

The Mayor of London, Boris Johnson said:

“There is no better way to spend a warm summer’s afternoon than listening to the glorious sound of leather on willow at the home of cricket, Lords. The new Warner Stand combines the very best of twenty-first century architecture with state-of-the-art facilities and will enhance the overall visitor experience by improving sight-lines and accessibility, with a new restaurant overlooking the field of play. The stand will enrich the unique character of Lords and ensure that it remains the most idyllic cricket venue in the world for many years to come.”

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