Cricket Bat Making No.1 It's always a great feeling when you get a referral from a previous customer. Especially when it was from a bat you made a while ago as you know the bat's lasted and has performed well enough for them to send someone...

Keep the heritage of a bat making alive with Julian Millichamp A few months ago, Julian Millichamp opened a new website that got me very excited, it was exactly what the Art of Pod Shaving has needed and it wasn't another brand. Julian is attempting to showcase...

Earlier this year, I purchased some raw willow clefts. They had been dried but were rough cut and needed dimensioning, they looked something like this...

Over the past year, I've noticed that there have been patterns in the requests, enquiries and compliments received from various people around the world. In response to this I am pleased to announce the creation of 2 cricket bat styles
Just before Christmas I made a visit to Stretton Fox, the manufacturers of some incredible protection gear. There's little I can say that their "mallet test" video doesn't already convey. You'll never bruise like a Peach again!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Getting right back into the swing of things, 2014 started with a custom cricket bat. After a visit to the workshop last year, the mid January delivery date gave me lots of time to pick a cleft to make the right cricket bat. It was great...