The junior section of a grassroots cricket club has announced it will be sponsored by the UK's largest motorhome and caravan dealer.

Marquis Leisure will provide Bishops Waltham Cricket Club's Colts with resources including bats, balls, and professional coaching clothing.

Richard Morse, branch manager at the company, said: "As a company who love to be involved with our local community, we believe in supporting local sports and fostering talent right from the grassroots level".

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Sarah Williams, BWCC chairperson and club development manager, said: "We are a community cricket club, which is entirely funded through membership, fundraising activities, grant funding and sponsorship.

"Youth development is a core focus for our club and the sponsorship we have received from Marquis Leisure plays an essential role in ensuring that clubs like ours continue to thrive.

"It will enable us to continue providing the highest quality coaching and opportunities for children within the local community to play cricket and learn important life skills, like teamwork and resilience."