Football, groundhopping, hellenic league, Non League, Royal Wootton Bassett, Rylands Way, Town, Wootton Bassett
With the football season over prematurely due to the Coronavirus Pandemic I’m in the unusual position of actually having this blog up to date! So to keep the content coming, and for something to do, I’ll do some old grounds and games where there’s a story to tell.
Thursday 26th April 2007 ko 19.30
Hellenic League Division One West
WOOTTON BASSETT TOWN 4 (Yeardley 15 43 Mills 52 King 82)
CLANFIELD 85 0
Truthfully this wasn’t my first attempt at the Gerard Buxton Sports Ground. I remember arriving a few months earlier and spotted the referee doing a pitch inspection- in wellies! I took the hint and ended up at Backwell United, and a half time checked that indeed the Bassett game was off! Continue reading