Following my entry on Facebook saying I have finally managed to put a location on this 1951 British Pathe clip of stoolball. It is St. Johns Park, Burgess Hill. It can be found on Youtube. Kelly Harris has written “Hello I’m a youth worker at a club in Burgess Hill West Sussex and we were […]
GoFest is a family festival of sport, dance, health and fitness, which aims to provide a huge choice of sports and healthy activities which to try out. Surrey stoolball will be there in Guildford on the bank holiday weekend 28-29 May. It’s for all ages and abilities, and will be held at Surrey Sports Park, […]
Last night, Wednesday 19 April, Mike Bushell from BBC Sport was out filming stoolball at Steep. A big thank you to the girls of Steep, Midhurst and Stedham for making it a success. I gather the filming is due to be featured on the morning news of Saturday 29 April. (Richard, Chairman)
On 6 and 7 May we’ll be at the Weald & Downland Museum letting people try stoolball at their Games Weekend. Come along, and bring your friends and family. We’d love to hear from volunteers too: help us for an hour or two, and you’ll get free entry into the museum as well as helping our wonderful game […]
The newly formed Horsham District Stoolball Association is aiming to promote and invigorate all forms of stoolball in and around Horsham in various formats: mixed, ladies and juniors. Stoolball England has been helping Horsham District Council with its ‘Playing Pitch Strategy’, a survey of sports fields that is carried out every 10 to 15 years. […]
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says at times this season he thought his side were the "worst in the world" but praises a victory for "the humble people" after his side's 2-0 victory over Ajax in the Europa League.