Somerset v Yorkshire, Taunton, 1st day
May 28, 2013: Somerset chairman Andy Nash has penned a diary of the 2012 season but chose to omit details of former director of cricket Brian Rose's departure from the club last September
Sussex v Somerset, Hove, 4th day
Sep 7, 2012: Somerset surged to a five-wicket victory over Sussex that gives them the opportunity to steal the runners-up position in Division One at the last
Sep 4, 2012: Brian Rose, Somerset's director of cricket, has agreed by mutual consent to leave the county at the end of the season. It brings to an end eight years at Taunton, a period in which he has revived the county's fortunes.
Somerset v Nottinghamshire, Taunton, 1st day
Aug 7, 2012: Somerset's Brian Rose said it was "frustrating" to lose star batsman Nick Compton to England Lions for a key Champions clash
Apr 20, 2012: During the apartheid years, playing on the county circuit was the only taste of big cricket many South Africans got. Circumstances have changed but plenty still make the annual trip north
Somerset v Nottinghamshire, Taunton, 2nd day
Aug 18, 2011: Somerset are at a serious disadvantage by comparison to the category A grounds in England on account of not having been given a grant by the ECB for a new drainage system at Taunton, according to their director of cricket, Brian Rose
May 23, 2009: Few incidents have been as cynical as Somerset's declaration after one over of their Benson & Hedges Cup one-dayer against Worcestershire
Jun 19, 2008: Incidents that got the lawmakers thinking
Fall-out to Ashes defeat
Jan 18, 2007: The ECB have confirmed the seven-man review committee which will undertake an assessment of English cricket following the Ashes whitewash
CRICKETER OF THE YEAR - 1980
1980: On September 8, 1979, BRIAN CHARLES ROSE became the first Somerset captain to accept a major trophy
Dale Steyn on relationships, his beard, how growing up in the bush shaped him, and what attracted him to fast bowling
Attacking play - particularly bowling - has been the team's hallmark down the decades, but not anymore it would seem
Do fast bowlers need verbal fisticuffs to generate aggression? Does sending a nightwatchman in always make sense? Is surpassing 100mph even possible?
Azhar Ali's early steps in captaincy will be analysed extensively but he needs time to step out of the large shadows of Misbah-ul-Haq and Shahid Afridi
We thought it would be a fun exercise to pick a dream XI from the support staff on duty with the IPL franchises this season. The only rule: everyone on the team should have played international cricket. Here goes ...
For New Zealand's wild child, there is probably no better place than county cricket right now
His current game is extremely premeditated, so as to delay taking risks, and it robs the innings of all natural flow