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#1 Chairman LMAO

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 07:33 AM

http://batleybulldog...t-10am-saturday

#2 buford t justice

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 01:31 PM

I think its about time we switched to summer rugby.
What we're dealing with here is a complete lack of respect for the law

#3 greydog

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 04:45 PM

I think it would be better to start the season in late March and then run to December , avoiding winters weather .

#4 gittinsfan

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 09:56 PM

I seem to remember [admittedley 50 years ago] that during the good old day of proper winter rugby,the frost used to set in from around Xmas until towards the end of February.
However i'm sure all teams complrted their fixtures before the required date.

I do recall one memorable end of season weekend when we played Blackpool away on the Saturday and Huyton away on the following day.

Iremember three or four of us having a very good night in Blacpool with George Standedge and Stan Gittins.
They were due to play the next day,we were not.
The results of the games are lost in the mists of time.

It's sometimes good to look back on the expriences of watching Batley over the years.The memories are generally very good[especially the away matches]even though the results may have been disappointing.

Maybe someone else has some to share.

#5 greydog

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Posted 19 January 2013 - 12:20 PM

Allegedly when playing at Huyton , Henry Oulton borrowed Geoff Fletcher's wig , to use instead of a ball in the prematch warm up .

#6 Piggy's mate

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Posted 22 January 2013 - 08:22 AM

Any news on the chances for Thursday?

Now where did I leave that pointy thing that bloke Damocles gave me, I've work to do!


 

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#7 redditchbulldog

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Posted 22 January 2013 - 05:36 PM

Allegedly when playing at Huyton , Henry Oulton borrowed Geoff Fletcher's wig , to use instead of a ball in the prematch warm up .


It was Graham Swailes that nicked Fletchers wig
Stoopid Cup Winner 2012

#8 greydog

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Posted 22 January 2013 - 10:04 PM

It was Graham Swailes that nicked Fletchers wig

agreed memory playing tricks ( again)

#9 BirstallDog

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Posted 22 January 2013 - 11:58 PM

Graham Swale was a legend at MP...a brilliant footballer. just a bit misguided.

http://www.examiner....50060-13566102/




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