Monday 3rd October 2011 ko 7.45
Hellenic League Floodlit Cup 2nd Round
HIGHMOOR-IBIS 4 (Campbell 23 Small-King 45 Brown 61 Stargatt 71)
SHRIVENHAM 1 (Maximen 71)
Att 78 (h/c)
Entry & Programme £4
Palmer Park, Reading is somewhere I have, perhaps more connections to than you’d expect for a bloke from Oxford. That’s mainly because my ex-wife is from nearby Henley-on-Thames, and this trip saw me drive through the town for the first time for a while on the way. Not much has changed, but then not much ever does.
I’d actually played 5-a-side at Palmer Park many moons and stones ago, and far more recently used to enjoy delicious, and gargantuan Sunday lunches at Colley’s Supper Rooms on the corner of nearby St Bartholemew’s Avenue. Sadly Colley’s closed and is being refitted as a bar and grill. It won’t be the same… Continue reading