Words by the Water

Matthew Appleby: How to be a Cricket Fan

Sat 8 June | 10:30am

As told by his son, this is the story of Keswick eccentric Edgar Appleby’s journey from cricketing backwaters to entertaining the stars and becoming a leading authority on the game. Most people love sport but this is the tale of the ultimate sports fan long  before the internet made it easy to find out everything.

Book: How to be a Cricket Fan (Pitch)