Matchday Information: Glamorgan


The Cloudfm County Ground is set to host Essex Eagles v Glamorgan on Friday evening for the next Vitality Blast match. The Eagles will begin the clash against our Welsh counterparts at 7pm and the ground continues to operate under COVID-19 protocols which are outlined below.

We are looking forward to welcoming supporters once again to Chelmsford although we advise keeping up to date across our social media channels and prospect of play phone line (01245 254049) should there be wet weather forecast during the build-up to the match.


We want to make sure supporters are all set ahead of visiting and we advise following the information below carefully.

If you have any COVID-19 related symptoms then please do not travel to the ground and follow the Government guidelines.

View our checklist to make sure you have everything ready:

• Your ticket is a QR code that has been sent to you via email. If you choose to print it out please ensure that the match details (including name and seat details) are included as per the image below. Make sure you have your match ticket available on your phone or printed out so it is easily accessible for ticket scanning on arrival. Please do not take a ‘screen grab’ of your QR code as that will not be read by the scanners.

• Pack adequate clothing and sun protection if required so you are prepared for all eventualities.

• Most seated areas are uncovered so we advise bringing a compact foldable umbrella should rain be forecast for the day. Should it rain on the day of the game, we advise not attending and keeping up to date with the prospect of play via the Club’s social media channels.

• Read and understand the COVID-19 Spectator Code of Conduct – view here.

• Spectators can bring food and drink with them however there is strictly no glass or sharp objects permitted. Please note that we are currently unable to offer hot food options at our refreshment kiosks.

• The importation of alcohol is prohibited for Vitality Blast matches.

• Locate a public car park in the proximity of the ground as there is no parking available on-site at The Cloudfm County Ground. Meteor Way will be open for this match from 4:30pm and free of charge for Members on a first-come, first-served basis.


The seating zones for this fixture are located in the River End (Areas 1-18) and Hayes Close End (Areas 24-31).

Please arrive as per the block details displayed on your ticket and view your designated entry/exit times below.

The designated ground entry times are:


• Entry is only via the designated gate stated.

• Face masks must be worn on entry and arrival into the ground.

• Before you can enter the ground you will be greeted by an initial ticket check, followed by the mandatory bag check. Please do not bring large bags as these will hold up others in the queue.

• Please follow the directional signage and guidance on your way into the ground as you make your way down to the entry gate.

• Please have your match ticket ready and you will be required to scan the QR code to enter.



We want to make your experience as safe and enjoyable as possible with the guidelines and protocols currently in place.

• Face masks must be worn when moving around the ground and can be removed once positioned in your allocated seat.

• Your ticket includes a block, row, and seat number. This is your sole designated seat for the day and you are not able to change seat unless authorised by a Steward or member of staff.

• Snack and drink bars are open to spectators and alcohol will be on sale.

• The Cloudfm County Ground is cashless this season and purchases can only be made using a debit/credit card.

• Please remain seated throughout the game and during breaks unless visiting the food/drink areas or using the toilet facilities. You will not be permitted to walk to other areas of the ground during your visit.

• Please refrain from moving in and out of your seat during overs.

• The Club Store and Membership & Ticketing Office will be closed for the duration of your visit, however, you can make an order online at or contact [email protected].


At the conclusion of the day’s play, spectators will be required to exit the ground as below and stewards will be on hand to direct you safely out of the ground;



You can find other important information regarding visiting The Cloudfm County Ground under Stage Three guidelines via the Club’s COVID-19 Code of Conduct.

We hope you have an enjoyable return to The Cloudfm County Ground and further information regarding the match, including squad announcements and a full match preview will be sent to Members before the match by email.

Get in touch with us by email if you have any further questions at [email protected] or via the Club’s official Twitter and Facebook channels.