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Pink Gins & Googlies: Tour Match Onedin Line Singapore office social club Ladies XI

A rare tour upset today in the beautiful surroundings of the Onedin Line Social Club cricket ground in Singapore. The touring ladies of the Cranford Ladies college old girls XI become unstuck perhaps rattled by their recent experiences of piracy. Despite some very expensive extras by the home side the visitors wickets tumbled and they […]

Pink Gins & Googlies: Tour Match Sisters of Mercy IX

” Good Evening everyone this Mr Roifield Smyth of the Ceylon Colonial Wireless Service to bring you a summary of a most unusual cricket match. The curious covenant of the Sisters of Mercy met the ladies of the Cranford Old Girls XI in an exciting match. As well as begins a ladies match this game […]

Far Trek character: Lieutenant Janhavi Muralitharan

Recently been impressed by the PWYW game Far Trek (check out the downloads.) I think it’s on the docket for 2020 so I had a go at running up a character Lieutenant Janhavi Muralitharan Engineering Officer, STR 0 DEX 0 INT 1 CHA 1 Human, Red Shirt Extra fate point Skills +2 engineering +2 starship […]

Pink Gins & Googlies : Tour Match 2 : Shiekh Mumabrak’s Harem

A trial broadcast from Lieutenants Beaunt & Boycott of HMS Thunderchild on the recent match. “Good morning everyone and you join us at a very exciting days play at a somewhat makeshift pitch put on by Shiekh Mumabrak for this tour Match.” Cranford Innings “Well Captain Agatha has won the toss and put the Cranford […]

Pink Gins & Googlies chapter 2: Aden Adventure Pre-credits sequence : Arrest !

Real life meant just had Mags Hebbelthwaite so set up the initial mystery for next week. The Cranford Old Girls XI fresh from their Egyptiant victory boarded the SS Kirby Seegston sailing to Aden Settlement for their next match. The Egyptian papers are full of a scandal – visiting silent movie start and trick rider […]

Pink Gins & Googlies Tour Match 1: Cairo Wives & Daughters 273 Squadron RAF

Except from the Cairo times following the adventure of the Cairo Calamity GREAT NOVELTY – LADIES CRICKET MATCH IN SHADOW OF THE PYRAMIDs A touring team of old girls from respectable Cheshire Cranford Ladies college challenges local RAF squadron associated females to a 20 over match. The Wives and Daughters of 273 Squadron won the […]

Pink Gins & Googlies chapter 1: Cairo Calamity Episode 1: Bay of Bastet

Pink Gins & Googlies chapter 1: Cairo Calamity Episode 1: Bay of Bastet

Loading their picnic four ladies of the Cranford Ladies College Old Girl XI Empire & America Touring Team Mavis Winthrope (Old Scouser Roleplaying) – awkward number 3 bat Gwendolyn Devonshire (Andy S) – modern woman Margret ‘Mags’ Hebblethwaite (Matt) – a scholarly type Hettie Larwood (Andy H) – scholar girl and fast bowler Board a […]