GEOFF Miller, chairman of England’s Test selectors and two of his selection panel, Ashley Giles and James Whitaker, are the guests at Sheffield Cricket Lovers Society’s Autumn Dinner this year.
The Society are calling the evening “A tribute to our National Selectors” and the trio can certainly bask in a favourable light whilst regaling dinners with a few tales. It is on Monday, November 21 at Baldwin’s Omega.
Next guest speaker at the Society’s Winter Programme at Abbeydale is former Leics, Niorthants and England spinner Nick Cook on Mon, October 10 followed by former Notts CCC pair Mike Smedley and Bill Taylor on Wed, Oct 19.
They are followed on Nov 2 by ex-Warwickshire and England batsman John Jameson.
n First speaker in Wombwell Cricket Lovers Society’s winter programme is cricket author and writer David Frith at Ardsley Oaks WMC next Monday, October 6.