Those were the days, egh? Two, possibly three channels on the box and most likely in black and white... but FREE TO AIR Test Matches !!!
Originally Posted by Roger Judd
My, how we have progressed: 100s of channels and no free cricket in sight bar Channel 5's (all be they very good) highlights....
Pish and tush, I say!
Funnily enough, I remember 'introducing' Norwich's organ to Nigel Kennedy one Sat morning when he was there to watch Villa vs Norwich in the '90s; he too was allowed to play, but under very strict supervision (as he would no doubt have supervised someone playing with his fiddle!).
Mine were happy days at Norwich and I have very fond memories.
(Avatar: detail from the Upper ten or Squirrels' Club by Walter Potter; a fine example of eccentric Victorian taxidermy, though the collection is now sadly broken up: