Tam Dalyell obituary

Tam’s equally remarkable wife, Kathleen (nee Wheatley), whom he married in 1963, is herself a product of the dynasty that played a prominent role in Labour history. They met after she had worked on his first West Lothian campaign. As well as being a leading figure in the heritage world and supporting Tam’s political work, […]

Which batsman had the longest streak of single-digit scores in Tests?

Consecutive Tests: Cook had a sequence of 159 consecutive Tests. He scored 60 and 104 not out in his debut Test in Nagpur in 2006. Then he made 17 and 2 in Mohali. He did not play the Mumbai Test; that followed, but came back to the team at Lord’s and played in England’s next […]