Welcome to St Joseph’s College vs Lashings World XI.

Cricketing Legends at the College

Lashings has fielded a host of cricketing legends such as Sachin Tendulkar, Brian Lara, Sir Viv Richards, Courtenay Walsh, Henry Olonga, Ritchie Richardson and many more. Lashings World XI tour the UK every year with their squad of ex-international legends.

This cricket extravaganza is so much more than a lunch followed by a game of cricket

All our matches are preceded on the day by a fund-raising lunch, providing sponsors the ideal platform for showcasing their brand to an audience of thousands, both in the lead up to the event and live on the day. On the morning of the cricket day, we also offer a 1 hour morning coaching masterclass involving the whole squad.

Sam Bennett-King, Head of Cricket

Dates and times 
to remember

  • 10:30 am Under 11s Masterclass
  • 12.00 pm Welcome Drinks
  • 12:30 pm Convivial Lunch
  • 2:00pm Entertainment and Auction
  • 4:00pm Cricket Match
  • 7:30pm Closing Ceremony
  • 9:00pm Bar Closes

VIP Tickets

The Lashings Legends Lunch offers three table options tailored to suit your preferences and promises a memorable experience for you and your guests:

Individual lunch tickets

Three-course meal and wine

Price: £59

Standard Table of 10:

Three-course meal and wine

Price: £599

Premium Table of 9, hosted by a Cricket Legend:

Three-course meal and wine

Special hosting by a Lashings Cricket Legend

Price: £699

To reserve your table or discuss any specific requirements or questions, please feel free to contact me [email protected].



Travelling to St Joseph’s

Conveniently located just one mile from Ipswich Railway Station, the College and all its facilities sit within 60 acres of beautiful, spacious parkland.

Close to the A12 and A14, St Joseph’s College serves commuters well. It is an hour away from London and Cambridge by train, and with Heathrow Airport just two hours away by car, it is ideally suited for international families.

With a network of St Joseph’s College’s minibus servicing Essex and Suffolk as well as a daily shuttle service to and from the train station, everything is done to ensure a student’s journey to school is as easy as possible.


What is the cricket event at St. Joseph’s College versus Lashings International about?

The event is a thrilling cricket match where St. Joseph’s College team competes against the prestigious Lashings International team, featuring former international cricket stars

Can anyone attend this event?  

Yes, the event is open to the public. All families and supporters are welcome to watch and join in.

Can I bring dogs?

Unfortunately, as St Joseph’s College is a school, safety is of the utmost importance and whilst we are sure you will clear up after your precious pooches, it takes just one to make it unsafe for pupils.

Are tickets required for entry?  

No, it is completely free to come and watch the action unfold in this cricket extravaganza! However, the three-course meal, including wine and VIP entertainment on offer is not to be missed and costs just £59.

Will there be any meet-and-greet opportunities with the players?

Yes. there will be opportunities to meet the legendary Lashings squad yourself. Stay tuned to find out which cricketing stars will attend in 2024.

What food and beverages is at the event?

At the event, we have organised a delicious spread of food and drink. The BBQ station boasts sizzling grilled meats. Nearby, the bar showcases a variety of beverages, including chilled beers, and a selection of wines to enjoy in the sun.


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