"The Surrey Under 175 team are short of 4 or 5 players for a match this Sunday near Leicester and versus Yorkshire," emails Robin Haldane.
"I was wondering if you wanted to put something on the blog asking anyone to contact Ray Ryan if they fancy playing."
... and there you go.
Alas myself, I'm off to a birthday barbecue in Blackheath.
But don't let that stop you.