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Old Pavilion Memories- Peter Robinson

Peter Robinson (Robbo) joined Somerset from Worcestershire in 1965 and played for the club until 1977, during which time he appeared in 180 first class matches, scored nearly 5000 runs and took 291 wickets. After he finished playing ‘Robbo’ became… More

 

Old Pavilion Memories- Ken Palmer

Ken Palmer first came onto the Somerset scene when he joined the groundstaff in 1953. He made his debut in 1955 and between then and 1969 he played in 302 first class matches for the county, scoring over 7500 runs… More

 

Winter Carvery set to Return in October!

Our superb Sunday Winter Carvery will return after the Summer break with a special offer! Throughout October you can experience three sumptuous courses for the price of two.  That means three courses for just £16.95! Our Sunday Carvery has proved to be extremely… More

 

Check out Somerset’s draw in 2015 Royal London.

Somerset have been drawn in Group A in the Royal London One Day Cup competition for 2015 along with Surrey, Worcestershire, Yorkshire, Northamptonshire, Leicestershire, Gloucestershire, Durham. 

and Derbyshire. Somerset will face each team once in the 50 over competition, four… More

 

Your old kit could make a difference!

With the season now drawing to a close, you may be wondering what to do with your old kit. Well, wonder no longer! By recycling your kit with SOS Kit Aid you will be helping disadvantaged young people in the… More

 

Old Pavilion Memories – Vic Marks

Vic Marks, played for in 275 first class matches for Somerset between 1975 and 1989 joined the staff as a full time professional in 1974 so the Old Pavilion was very much in use when he began his career with… More

 

Long Room Dinner a great success

Last night saw the staging of the annual Long Room Dinner. 150 guests attended the event along with the majority of the playing squad and they were treated to a superb three course dinner in The County Room. Those present… More

 

Welcome home our cycling heroes.

Somerset supporters are being invited to attend a special event on Friday October 3rd to welcome home the Pedal for the Pavilion riders. At 4:30pm on the 3rd a barbecue will be held at The County Ground to welcome back… More

 

‘We are mega disappointed’ says Tres after draw.

Somerset’s final home game against Middlesex petered out to a draw, when the visitors declared their second innings on 328 for 4 and the players shook hands. It was a disappointing end to a day which started so well when… More

 

Memories of the Old Pavilion- John Harris

Over the next few days we will be running a series of articles based on the memories of the Old Pavilion from several former players, with the first being  John Harris. Somerset players across the ages have their own special… More