Melbury Hall XI

Sebastian Faulks in his homage to PG Wodehouse, Jeeves and The Wedding Bells, introduces the reader to village cricket team in a match played between Melbury Hall and Gentlemen of Dorset. Both Jeeves and Bertie Wooster take part but under the 'nom de plume' of Lord Etringham and Wilberforce.....


Founded: Owzthat Game #2

Captain: Sir H. Hackwood

Home Ground: Melbury Hall


Matches Won Lost Drawn

Melbury Hall XI

1. Rev. H. Pinker

2. B Wooster/Wilberforce

3. Mr R. Venables

4. Hoad

5. Mr E. Haddock

6. Jeeves/Lord Etringham

Cpt/Wkt. Sir H. Hackwood

8. Liddle

9. Mr S. Venables

10. Mr P. Beeching

11. Mr H. Niblett