Coming Soon – More Flashes Outside The Off Stump

A Flash Outside The Off Stump was originally conceived as a dissertation project for my Public History MA. This week sees the deadline for handing the project in and there has been something of a hiatus in producing new episodes while I have been concentrating on the academic side of the project. However, the story … More Coming Soon – More Flashes Outside The Off Stump

Episode 11 – They Have Got a Lot of White People Here!

This episode tells story behind the first West Indies tour to England in 1900. Cricket had been played in the Caribbean for many years and in the second half of the 19th century inter-colonial matches began to be played between the various British colonies. The 1890s saw three visits by English touring sides which triggered … More Episode 11 – They Have Got a Lot of White People Here!