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Team Photos 2011 - 2012






A chronological collection of team photos, still in existence, charting the progression of the Far from the MCC since their inception back in 1998 (formerly known as Jude the Obscure). Early specimens are photocopies of blurred film-stock, whereas more recent examples make use of what is commonly referred to as modern technology.







Horspath CC, Oxford.

- 2011



Back Row: Jake Hotson, James Pearson, Dave Shorten, Jon Newman

Martin Bullock, Chris Roberts

Front Row: Ian Leggate, Gareth Timms, Lee Ainsworth, Martin Westmoreland, Ian Howarth




Duntisbourne Abbotts, Swindon v Nomads CC.

- 2011



Back Row: James Hoskins, Ian Leggate, Patrick Mellor, Dave Emerson, Jake Hotson, Mike Reeves

Andrew Darley, Jon Newman

Front Row: Ian Howarth, Martin Westmoreland, Dave Shorten




Brasenose College Sports Ground, Oxford v Appleton CC.

- 2011



Back Row: Jake Hotson, James Hoskins, Dan Edwards, Martin Westmoreland, Andrew Darley

Steve Dobner, Dave Emerson, Mike Reeves, Thornton Smith

Front Row: Gary Timms, Ian Howarth

Elsewhere: Wives, Girlfriends, Kids thereof




Brasenose College Sports Ground, Oxford v Marsh XI.

- 2011



Back Row: Mike Reeves, Ian Howarth, Patrick Mellor, Dan Edwards, Thornton Smith

Chris Roberts, Dave Emerson

Front Row: Rob Eaglestone, Jake Hotson, James Pearson, Gareth Timms




Jesus College, Oxford v Saxlingham Gents CC.

- 2011


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Back Row: Ian Howarth, David Pointer, Chris Roberts, Dave Emerson, Dan Edwards, Jake Hotson, Dave Shorten

Pat Barrow, Tony Woodward, Nick Phelan, Steve Brownlow, Howard Royse, Tim Sheppard, Ian Leggate

Front Row: Lee Ainsworth, Gareth Timms, James Pearson, Martin Westmoreland, Richard Pearson, Kevin Stickney

Kim Parkinson, Stewart Bradley




Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, Oxford v Blenheim Park CC.

- 2011



Back Row: Rob Eaglestone, Dan Edwards, Steve Dobner, Jon Newman, Dave Emerson, Gary Timms

Andrew Darley, Thornton Smith

Front Row: Steve Parkinson, James Pearson, Martin Westmoreland, James Hoskins, Ian Howarth




Portchester CC, Portsmouth. Hampshire.

- 2011



Back Row: Ian Howarth, Jake Hotson, Dave Emerson, Chris Roberts, Ian Leggate

Steve Dobner, Mike Reeves

Front Row: Dan Edwards, James Hoskins, Thornton Smith, Martin Westmoreland




Longparish CC, Hampshire.

- 2011



Back Row: Thornton Smith, James Pearson, Dan Edwards

Front Row: Jake Hotson, Gary Timms, Ian Leggate, James Hoskins, Ian Howarth, Mike Reeves

Chris Roberts, Dave Emerson




Horspath, Oxford v Horspath CC.

- 2012



Back Row: Patrick Mellor, Dan Edwards, Jake Hotson, Jon Newman, Gareth Timms, Dave Emerson, Thornton Smith

Steve Dobner, Chris Roberts

Front Row: James Pearson, Martin Westmoreland, Ian Howarth




Marlborough School, Woodstock. Oxford v Wootton & Bladon CC.

- 2012



Back Row: Dave Emerson, Jon Newman, Mike Reeves, Martin Westmoreland

Jake Hotson (kneeling)

Front Row: Dave Shorten, Ian Leggate, Ian Howarth, James Pearson, Chris Roberts, Dan Edwards




Warriner School, Bloxham. Oxford v Milton CC.

- 2012



Back Row: Dan Edwards, Dave Shorten, Ian Howarth, Rob Eaglestone

Mike Reeves, Mark Rundle

Front Row: Dave Emerson, Steve Dobner, Jan Webster, Jake Hotson, Martin Westmoreland




Brasenose College Sports Ground, Oxford v Wootton & Bladon CC.

- 2012



Back Row: Jon Newman, Jake Hotson, James Pearson, Martin Westmoreland, Jan Webster

Paddy Mellor, Chris Roberts

Front Row: Mike Reeves, Dave Emerson, Ian Howarth, Steve Dobner




Folly Bridge Inn, Oxford (cancelled game v Isis CC).

- 2012




Back Row: Nick Hill, Jan Webster, Russell Turner, Martin Westmoreland, Mark Rundle, Dave Emerson, Jake Hotson

Front Row: Gary Timms, Ben Mander

Absent (couldn’t be arsed making the effort): Dave Shorten, Steve Dobner




Jesus College, Oxford v Appleton CC.

- 2012



Back Row: Dave Emerson, Mike Reeves, Martin Westmoreland, Antony Mann, Chris Roberts, Matt Bullock

Mark Rundle, Ben Mander

Front Row:  Ian Howarth, Dan Edwards, Gary Timms, Jake Hotson




Happisburgh, Norfolk.

- 2012



Back Row: Jake Hotson, Dave Emerson, Martin Westmoreland, Matt Bullock

Chris Roberts, Dave Shorten

Front Row: Dan Edwards, Mike Reeves, Ian Howarth, Paddy Mellor, Steve Dobner




Saxlingham, Norfolk v Saxlingham Gents CC

- 2012



From Left (Tallest): Chris Roberts, Dave Emerson, Paddy Mellor, Jake Hotson, Steve Dobner

Martin Westmoreland, Matt Bullock, Dave Shorten, Dan Edwards, Mike Reeves, Ian Howarth