Monthly Archive: September 2011

Sep 30

Match Report: vs Conington part 2

“Country house cricket” featured in numerous novels and plays of the later nineteenth and early twentieth centuries: “England their England” is perhaps the best known followed closely by Hugh de Selincourt’s “The Cricket Match” and various of E.W. Hornung’s short stories featuring “Raffles: the Amateur Cracksman”. One of the best known patrons of this arcadian …

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Sep 16

Work Has Begun

News reaches us that work is underway at our new home,¬†Spring Lane Field¬†in Grantchester. Below are the first shots, hot off the press, of the initial work to prepare us a cricket square. Take note, this way be tractors…