Tag Archives: Scotland

16 June 1982

Wed Jun XVI First coaching session with KEITH NELSON. Not too strenuous. When I pick up my rucksack my glasses are broken. Late start because of NZ – Scotland. This was the first time that New Zealand had reached the … Continue reading

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Wombling

I was living in Scotland when the Wombles hit. I had no idea where Wimbledon Common was, let alone Bungo, Tomsk or Bulgaria, but my lack of basic geography had no bearing upon my love for the furry creatures. I … Continue reading

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Indoor Football

It is getting towards that time of year again. The days grow shorter and colder and as they do so the number of wet and windy days increases. To a sport-loving child such as I this was not a good … Continue reading

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