Not just about Coronavirus this week

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Here is the current list of cancellations. I’m afraid that there will be more:

Saturday April 11 – open meeting at K2

Sunday April 19 – league match for under 17 and under 20 athletes

Saturday April 25 – senior league match

Thursday April 30 – open meeting at K2

Thursday May 7 – under 13 league match

Saturday May 16 – league match for under 13 and under 15 athletes

Friday May 22 – under 15 league match

Sunday May 24 – league match for under 17 and under 20 athletes

Wednesday May 27 – Sussex schools combined events

Saturday and Sunday May 30 and 31 – Sussex County Championships

Sunday June 7 – senior league match

Thursday June 11 – under 13 league match

Friday June 26 – under 15 league match


Something else

Alf Smart has sent me an e-mail about his grandfather. Alf is Scottish and in particular from Dundee – he is a supporter of Dundee FC.

He recently looked on the Dundee club website and found an article about his grandfather (Willie Thomson) who had played football for Dundee (and also for Bolton Wanderers). And, perhaps more significantly, he had played for Scotland. Just once – in March 1896 against Wales. Scotland won the match 4-0.

Alf tells me that his grandfather was killed during the First World War and therefore he never knew him.

Have any other of our members got relatives who have accomplished something a bit special ?

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