A Dickensian Christmas descends upon Chatsworth House
THE GRANDEUR of Chatsworth Country House has been given a Victorian Gothic twist for the festive season, as its many rooms and corridors have been transformed in a celebration of all things Dickensian.
Backlash over Boycott sacking: The week that was October 24 to 30, 1983.
During this week in 1983, Yorkshire County Cricket Club was facing a special general meeting over the sacking of Geoff Boycott following months of friction. Boycott supporters in the Yorkshire Members 1984 Group, furious that he had been “run out of the club” before his testimonial season the following year, had gathered more than enough signatures to force the meeting.