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The Cooper Associates County Ground

St James Street, Taunton, England
+44 845 337 1875
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3 Days of joyus cricket

Well I couldn't miss this match, final game of the season (2016) and a chance of winning the... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2016
Altdel5
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Solihull, United Kingdom
Guess of a 'Long Room' member

Great views and on the sunny side of the ground. Good food options for lunch and home made cakes... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2016
geoffreyg662
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Reading, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent58%
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  • Average5%
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St James Street, Taunton, England
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Reviewed 25 September 2016

Well I couldn't miss this match, final game of the season (2016) and a chance of winning the championship. The ground has seen loads of changes since I first came to watch cricket here in the 1960's it still had a dog track at that...More

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SomersetCCC, Public Relations Manager at The Cooper Associates County Ground, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Hi, Thanks very much for writing this review and we are glad you enjoyed our match with Nottinghamshire! We certainly take your point on the online ticketing system, we recently changed ticking providers and we are still ironing out a few things to make the...More

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Reviewed 22 September 2016

Great views and on the sunny side of the ground. Good food options for lunch and home made cakes at tea time

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SomersetCCC, Public Relations Manager at The Cooper Associates County Ground, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Hi Geoffrey, Thanks for taking the time to write this review. We are glad you enjoyed the experience of our Long Room facility and look forward to welcoming you back to the Cooper Associates County Ground soon. Many Thanks

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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I am a season ticket holder and love it everytime i go here. Tha atmosphere and the cricket is always good.More

Thank Jamie C
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SomersetCCC, Public Relations Manager at The Cooper Associates County Ground, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Hi Jamie, Thanks very much for taking the time to write this review. It is great to hear that you have enjoyed your 2016 membership. Although we couldn't quite top the County Championship, there has certainly been some excellent cricket played at the CACG this...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2016

This has to be one of the most delightful places to watch county cricket in the country. Plenty of seating for the occasional visitor. Lots of choice for food and drink on match days. A very welcoming atmosphere for visiting supporters who all seem to...More

Thank Legal-Al
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SomersetCCC, Public Relations Manager at The Cooper Associates County Ground, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Hi, Thanks for taking the time to write this review and for your kind words regarding the Cooper Associates County Ground. There have been some fantastic days of cricket in 2016 and here's to more next year! Kind Regards,

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Reviewed 3 September 2016

This Cafe /Bar is not only a great place to eat on Match days but is open all the year round with free parking outside its entrance on none match days. Three of us enjoyed an excellent lunch with great service and at reasonable prices....More

Thank Jim L
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SomersetCCC, Public Relations Manager at The Cooper Associates County Ground, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Hi Jim, Thanks very much for writing this review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your visit to the CACG and in particular the Stragglers Coffee House. We will pass on your comments to the members of staff there and look forward to welcoming...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2016

Somerset and surrounding counties are privileged to have such a special venue to watch first-class cricket. The County Ground is situated near the centre of Taunton, and can be accessed easily by car via the M5 motorway and by train via the London Paddington and...More

Thank Tim T
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SomersetCCC, Public Relations Manager at The Cooper Associates County Ground, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Hi Tim, Just a note to say thanks very much for your excellent review of the Cooper Associates County Ground. It is always very pleasing to hear when our supporters have a pleasurable experience when visiting and we look forward to welcoming you back soon....More

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

THE COUNTY GROUND has been dramatically changed in recent years with numerous new stands, etc., being erected. The non member sections of the ground are numerous, with some sunny areas and some shaded areas and all have an excellent view of the cricket. There is...More

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SomersetCCC, Public Relations Manager at The Cooper Associates County Ground, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Hi, Thanks for taking the time to write this review. It's great to hear that you enjoy your visits to the Cooper Associates County Ground and pleasing to hear your comments about our catering facilities. We look forward to welcoming you back to the ground...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2016

The quality of visits in previous years tempted me to become a member for the first time during the 2016 season. It's a delight. We were the first to hire the Frome Suite for a county game in the lavish new stand, with its Stragglers...More

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SomersetCCC, Public Relations Manager at The Cooper Associates County Ground, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Hi, Thanks very much for taking the time writing this review. It is fantastic to hear of your kind words about the club and is great to hear your thoughts about a number of aspects of SCCC. We look forward to welcoming you back soon...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2016

Always a good view as you are quite close to the action on this smaller ground. All the seats are comfortable for a days viewing except maybe the benches on the hill. The new stand has made a huge difference with very good food, drink...More

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SomersetCCC, Front Office Manager at The Cooper Associates County Ground, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Hi, Thanks very much for writing a review of the Cooper Associates County Ground. We are pleased to hear that you enjoy visiting the ground and will pass on your comments to the catering team about the fish & chips! We look forward to seeing...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2016

50 over match against Middlesex on a cloudy but mainly dry day. First visit to Somerset Cricket Ground, though visited the Oval before and lots of other sports venues including football and rugby grounds and race tracks. I was pleasantly surprised with many things 1....More

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SomersetCCC, Public Relations Manager at The Cooper Associates County Ground, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Hi Holly, Just a note to say thanks for taking the time to write this review. It is pleasing to hear that you had a pleasant experience at our match against Middlesex. We look forward to seeing you soon and hope the sun can make...More

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dormouse07
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Response from stephenparsons2017 | Reviewed this property |
The ground is wheelchair friendly and if you contact them in advance I am sure a tour can be accommodated
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I have only been in the new Somerset Pavillon which is at one end of the ground facing towards the river. I had a seat in the front row at ground level as I am not too good with heights! Suggest you ring the ground and speak... More
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