don't read the menu options and go directly to the page content 
Welcome to my new website

I chair Royal Trinity Hospice, Clapham; FISP & Major Stanley's, OURFC. I was runner up in the UK Third Sector Best Charity Chair 2015 awards. I am a NED @ Code Investing (formerly Crowdbnk) & on the CITI Advisory Board @ Columbia University, NY & I am a Trustee at BookTrust. Studying for an MA at King's in International Relations. 





Kate Middleton immortalised in Grayson Perry's 'Kateboard' skateboard @SerpentineUK

The Spirit of The Game book launch

You are here: Home / Blog / Sport / The Spirit of The Game book launch
There was a goodly turn out for Mihir Bose's launch party for his 25th book: The Spirit of The Game - How Sport Made the Modern World last night at Daunt's bookshop in Marylebone High Street. I spotted newly enobled Sir John Armitt, Tessa Jowell, Dick Caborn, Simon Lewis, Mark and Barry Davies, Mark Streatfeild, Tim Crow, Edward Griffiths and that arch book editor, Richard Heller.

I bought the book. In a previous life I commisisoned three of Mihir's books - one on Indian cricket - A Maidan View, another on English cricket - Cricket Voices and a biography of Michael Grade. Mihir says he has quoted me about my views on apartheid sport........ Colin Cowdrey said that it was worth building bridges to white only sport in South Africa in the 1960s and I replied "Well that depends on how long the bridge is...".


There are currently no comments.

Add your comments

RadEditor - HTML WYSIWYG Editor. MS Word-like content editing experience thanks to a rich set of formatting tools, dropdowns, dialogs, system modules and built-in spell-check.
RadEditor's components - toolbar, content area, modes and modules
Toolbar's wrapper  
Content area wrapper
RadEditor's bottom area: Design, Html and Preview modes, Statistics module and resize handle.
It contains RadEditor's Modes/views (HTML, Design and Preview), Statistics and Resizer
Editor Mode buttonsStatistics moduleEditor resizer
RadEditor's Modules - special tools used to provide extra information such as Tag Inspector, Real Time HTML Viewer, Tag Properties and other.

website by Hudson Berkley Reinhart Ltd