Artist's impression of new sports pavilion. Copyright: Hackney Council
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Plans put forward for £3.5m Hackney Marshes sports pavilion

2 September 2014 Last updated at 20:53 BST

Hackney Marshes is best known as the home of grassroots football, but could it become just as famous for cricket too?

Plans have been proposed for a new £3.5m pavilion on the North Marsh.

BBC London's Sara Orchard spoke to councillor Jonathan McShane from Hackney Council and Mike Gatting the English Cricket Board managing director.