James Anderson reacts during the fifth day of the 2nd Investec Test match between England and the West Indies at Headingley (Image: GETTY)

There’s only one reason for summer – Test cricket

For some, including me, the end of the summer comes as a blessed relief. The capital, such an endless hive of activity at other times, becomes a desert with nothing to see, do or say. Everyone just waits until we can begin again with a programme of politics, culture and activity that oils the wheels. There are one or two …

Giles BroadbentThere’s only one reason for summer – Test cricket