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Newton Poppleford CC -- New Mower Fund

Funded on Spacehive 9 June 2020

Impact data and claims within this report are provided by the project creator and have not been independently verified by Spacehive.

Newton Poppleford CC -- New Mower Fund

Newton Poppleford Cricket Club By Newton Poppleford Cricket Club

Newton Poppleford Cricket Club is a community sports club based in Devon who need to raise funds to replace the club's cricket pitch mower.

Newton Poppleford Delivery stage

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This project was funded on 09 Jun 2020!

Newton Poppleford Cricket Club is a community sports club based in Devon that provides social cricket to players of all abilities and ages. It is proud to ensure that friendly Sunday cricket is available as an alternative to excellent league structures across Devon. The club has strong links to the local community and area teams ensuring a healthy friendly cricket community, while also welcoming touring teams from across the country. Sadly the club needs to raise funds to replace the club's cricket pitch mower to ensure that we can continue to provide a playing surface of an excellent standard and secure the clubs long-term future.

What we'll deliver:

  • A new pitch mower.

Why it's a great idea:

This will ensure that the club can continue to prepare suitable cricket pitches and welcome teams from across Devon to play.

Steps to get it done:

  • Reach £250 fundraising.
  • Reach £500 fundraising.
  • Research possible machine options.
  • Establish final cost required.
  • Engage with the community for support
  • Achieve the final amout required.
  • Purchase the new mower

Location Newton Poppleford

About the space

Newton Poppleford Playing Fields


Devon County Council

How will the money be spent?Total £221

COVID-19 Emergency response fund - £200 (90%)
Other - £21 (10%)

Costs Breakdown

This shows how money raised for the project will be spent. These costs have been confirmed by the project's Delivery Manager and verified.

COVID-19 Emergency response fund
Other Read More
  • Spacehive fees
  • Transaction Fees
  • VAT


This project is enabled for overfunding. If the project hits its funding goal before the end of the campaign period, any extra funds raised will be spent (in order of priority) on:

  • Increase the fund available to purchase the mower.
  • Essential materials for care of the ground such as grass seed.
  • Costs associated with restarting cricket after the COVID-19 pandemic

Total £221

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