NOTICE of BULL BAITING to be held at Combe Hole, Buckland BULL – BAITING, in the Middle Ages, was extremely popular in England and was patronised by all classes of people, from the very rich to the poor, and great amounts of money changed hands in wagers on the outcome of these contests. Almost every ..
Cricket Club 15 June 1840. A club was formed to play on Mr Gorley’s Maison Dieu field. Club met at Broadbridge’s Albion Hotel. Fuller Pilch Played in match at the above on July 10, 1840 Reports on matches with scores (Dover Telegraph 4 Sep 1847 p.8 cols 2 and 3) (Dover Telegraph 11 Sep 1847 ..
Dover Races held at Waldershare are to be abandoned due to lack of support. Grandstand sold. (Dover Standard 15 Jul 1882 p..