Thirty Years On: A Private View of Public Schools - At Rugby school, 1st XI cricketers are unique in wearing duck-egg blue shirts instead of the standard white ones. It used to be the case, that all cricket teams wore different colours before the end of the 19th century
Rugby School as it is today. Rugby School in Warwickshire, UK is one of the oldest public (private) schools in the UK. Founded in 1567 by Lawrence Sheriff who had made his fortune supplying groceries to Queen Elizabeth I.