JUNIOR cricketers at Taunton Deane Cricket Club were lucky enough to have some in person coaching from England cricketer Tammy Beaumont yesterday (June 22).

Beaumont is in town ahead of England Women's test match against South Africa later this week.

Somerset Cricket Foundation organised the event at Taunton Deane CC and from all reports it was a great evening.

The foundation said: "It was great to have Tammy Beaumont at Taunton Deane CC.

"Taunton Deane have a growing Women and Girls sections and all were very excited to be inspired by Tammy and looking forward to watching the Test next week."

Taunton Deane CC said on social media: "Thanks for stopping by  Tammy, great to welcome you to the Club and inspire the next generation!

"Good luck in the Test this week and Congratulations on your 200th England Cricket appearance."

England's test match is set to start on June 27 at the Cooper Associates County Ground.