Tag Archives: Grant Stubbings

15 July 1982

Thur Jul XV Grant came to tea. Had Pizza, B. Potatoe’s, A. Pie + Cake. Karen had Raewyn round too. Taught Grant to play Subbuteo and won 4-0. I even missed a penalty! at last got to see the final … Continue reading

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20 March 1982

Sat Mar XX Went to Motat with the others + Grant. We went to Motat II, or Sir Keith Park Memorial Field, as well. ‘Sir Kieth’ is filled with old planes, including a VE I (doodle bug) and a Lancaster … Continue reading

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16 March 1982

Tue Mar XVI Went to Eden Park after the test, but Grant hadn’t waited for me Grant and I had agreed that we would go to Eden Park to watch the end of the match once school had finished. As … Continue reading

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15 March 1982

Mon Mar XV Hit at everything in the nets, but apart from that not a lot to speak of I am not sure why, but the diary makes no mention at all of one of the enduring memories that I … Continue reading

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14 March 1982

Sun Mar XIV Went to the test again, and got the autographs of Martin Sneddon, Geoff Howarth and Gary Troup. I don’t think Aussies like giving autographs somehow. I remember getting Troup‘s autograph, this time on my scorecard. At the … Continue reading

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13 March 1982

Sat Mar XIII Cricket. 0 batting 2-1-1-0 bowling and Alistair didn’t bowl me again! His captaincy cost us the game – one left hander kept hitting us behind Square Leg in the air, but A.P. didn’t put a man there … Continue reading

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Old School Photo

Here’s a rare treat. A photo from my schooldays. The really sad thing, though, is that I thought I could remember everyone who was in my class, and I can’t. Some of these are people I remember well, though. You … Continue reading

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