Starring in this photo tribute to Ashes heroes of the 70s are Jeff Thomson, Rod Marsh, Ian Botham, Geoffrey Boycott, Ian Chappell, Doug Walters, David Gower, Dennis Lillee, Ashley Mallett, Brian Johnston, Bob Willis, Terry Jenner, Tony Greig, Derek Randall, and Ian Redpath, among others.
UPDATE. “Bedecked with wretchedly unfunny Steve Bell cartoons, and serving organic biscuits and fair trade coffee.” Gideon Haigh, covering this year’s Ashes series for The Guardian, reports from that paper’s Newsroom Café.
UPDATE II. Joke currently circulating via email:
Q: What do Michael Jackson and Geraint Jones have in common?
A: They both wear gloves for no apparent reason.