Snow makes for an interesting day in Ditchling

NatWest CricketForce 2008 - St James's Montefiore

NatWest CricketForce 2008 - St James's Montefiore - It was a day for snow angels on the outfield as four or more inches fell on the Sunday morning of CricketForce weekend  

NatWest CricketForce 2008 - St James's Montefiore

NatWest CricketForce 2008 - St James's Montefiore - All of which made for a torrid time for Sid the Shark, the Sussex mascot more used to a warmer summer climate  

NatWest CricketForce 2008 - St James's Montefiore

NatWest CricketForce 2008 - St James's Montefiore - It also made it a good day to volunteer first to paint the dressing rooms!  

NatWest CricketForce 2008 - St James's Montefiore Chris Adams

NatWest CricketForce 2008 - St James's Montefiore Chris Adams - Sussex skipper Chris Adams was there on the day helping out at the club  

NatWest CricketForce 2008 - St James's Montefiore Chris Adams Luke Wright

NatWest CricketForce 2008 - St James's Montefiore Chris Adams Luke Wright - But he and county team-mate Luke Wright, the England ODI international, were also happy to lead the ceremonial opening of St James's new second pitch....in the snow  

NatWest CricketForce 2008 - St James's Montefiore

NatWest CricketForce 2008 - St James's Montefiore - Not many takers for net practice...  

NatWest CricketForce 2008 - St James's Montefiore

NatWest CricketForce 2008 - St James's Montefiore - It really was this wintry - maybe NatWest CricketForce in 2009 in July....?  

NatWest CricketForce 2008 - St James's Montefiore

NatWest CricketForce 2008 - St James's Montefiore - ...if you need futher proof...  

NatWest CricketForce 2008 - St James's Montefiore

NatWest CricketForce 2008 - St James's Montefiore - Sussex skipper Chris Adams and Sussex and England players Luke Wright, Laura Marsh, Holly Colvin and Charlie Russell are joined by some NatWest staff volunteers  

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