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6 July 1982

Tues July VI England are out! They only drew with Spain so W. Germ. Go through. Groans all around A.V. Room when Keegen heads wide from 3 yds. ———————————- Went to squash 7pm. Lost 1-9, 1-9, 2-9 to John Beanland … Continue reading

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5 July 1982

Mon Jul V Ws says we can’t have a late start tomorrow even though TVNZ are showing England-Spain As a child, you like decisions to be clear-cut. You want to either like the decision, or to hate it. You don’t … Continue reading

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27 June 1982

Sun Jun XXVII Played Subbuteo nearly all day. L + Ke out most of the time so nice + quiet By now I was thoroughly in to playing Subbuteo. Having barely touched it during the first five and a half … Continue reading

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25 March 1982

Thur Mar XXV Soccer – Beat the U14’s 2-1. Failure – I didn’t score. Hurt my back at some stage in the proceedings A rare sighting of my competitive nature here. I think it is natural not to like losing, … Continue reading

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Monday Morning Musical Memory

Let me take you back to June 1996, and my second ever visit to Lord’s Cricket Ground, something which cricket fans everywhere know as the home of the game. It might surprise those of you who know what an avid … Continue reading

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Remembering

It all started in the most innocuous of ways. At the time, I had two email conversations going on, both about cricket. One was with the Hudson brothers, Nick, Steve and Chris. At that point I had known Nick for … Continue reading

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