The Ageas Bowl is more than a first-class international cricket ground; it’s also a vibrant community hub with ambitious future plans. As part of Paris Smith’s 200th anniversary celebrations The Business Magazine learns how the firm has built an enduring partnership with its landmark South Coast client.
The Paris Smith connection with Hampshire County Cricket Club dates back to the 1930s, when former partner Cecil Paris captained the team. He was also a chairman of the Test and County Cricket Board (precursor to the England and Wales Cricket Board). A tree planted at the Ageas Bowl honours the late player and lawyer. Read more →