The Walker Cricket Ground Trust is a multi-sports ground and registered charity whose purpose is to provide sporting facilities to the people of Southgate, in North London. It is located in Waterfall Road in Southgate and has a substantial main Pavilion on a scenic 14 acre site. The outdoor sports facilities include cricket pitches, football pitches, a rugby pitch and four tennis courts.
The main Pavilion houses six squash courts, changing facilities, two bars and a function area. Over 140,000 visits are made to the ground each year for both sporting and non-sporting usage. Every November, the Trust runs a large Fireworks Event which usually attracts over 6,000 local people. Our bar is open daily to the public from 5pm (12pm on weekends) and offers good coffee, real ale, a nice selection of wine and food. Please feel free to pop in and pay us a visit.
The Walker Ground is focused on its future as a sporting venue available for the local community. The Ground is a multi-sport environment where you can enjoy a variety of sports, including cricket, football, hockey, netball, softball, squash, racketball, rugby, and tennis. Our clubs welcome new players and we are also keen to welcome spectators to watch the excellent standard of sport played at the Ground. Our clubs and some of our players compete at Premiership/County/National level whilst all our clubs cater for all levels of ability.
There is a friendly sports bar open at evenings and weekends with a wide selection of drinks. The bar has a large plasma screen where you can enjoy watching sport on terrestrial or Sky TV.
You can hire the Ground facilities for private functions, private meetings, corporate functions and corporate meetings. Our corporate partners use the Ground for sports or for entertaining clients. We have previously provided the facilities for wedding marquees, club anniversaries/social functions, birthday parties, anniversaries, christenings or bar mitzvahs. Whatever your requirements please contact us and we will be pleased to assist. See our Hire The Facilities and Pavilion Gallery page for more info.
Our bar is open to members of the public. Please feel free to pop in for a drink and sit in the sun on the patio. We have Sky Sports and a free Wi-Fi. There is a good selection of beers / wine and there is always real ale on draught. The bar opening times are: Monday-Friday (5pm-11pm) Saturday (12 noon-11pm) Sunday (12 noon-10pm)