Museum Talks

Ever since the Museum of Welsh Cricket opened in 2012, a series of talks have taken place over the winter months with former Glamorgan players and other personalities from Welsh cricket and the cricket world in general.

The talks from October 2020 onwards have taken place in a virtual format via ZOOM and recordings of the talks are now available on Glamorgan Cricket’s YouTube channel. Click on the name of the talk to watch the recording:

20 Oct – An Evening with Alex Wharf

12 Nov – An Evening with David Hemp

10 Dec – Another Evening with Michael Hogan

11 Jan – G-day to Michael Kasprowicz

27 Jan – Glamorgan CCC – the 1920s and 1930s

11 Feb – An Evening with Adrian Dale

24 Feb – Glamorgan CCC – the 1940s and 1950s

24 Mar – Glamorgan CCC – the 1960s

18 May – Glamorgan v Sussex: The first match in 1921

26 July – Billy Spiller: Glamorgan’s first centurion

A programme of further talks has been arranged as below:

26 October “Glamorgan CCC – the 1970s and 1980s” : Alan Jones, Mike Llewellyn, Alan Wilkins, Hugh Morris and Matthew Maynard will be looking back on these two decades.

mid-November (Date TBC) “Glamorgan CCC – the 1990s”: Another group of former players will reflect on the decade when the Sunday League title was won as well as the County Chmapionship.

late-November (Date TBC) “An Evening with Matthew Elliott”: the former Glmaorgan, Yorkshire and Australia batter will reflect on his time in county cricket.

early-December (Date TBC) “Glamorgan CCC – the 2000s and 2010s”: Another group of former players will look back on the past two decades.

mid-December (Date TBC) “An Evening with the Carlson’s” Kiran reflects on his stellar summer of 2021 and together with his parents talks about his journey along the pathway from age-group cricket into the county game.

If you would like to attend any of these free-of-charge talks, please send an email to museum@glamorgancricket.co.uk

Further Museum talks are being planned for the period from January to March 2022