Jubilee of Gentlemen who rallied to Blues’ appeal

GOSH, Gentlemen of Sharnbrook 25th anniversary. 
Left to right. Back row: Leigh Brewin, Phil Metcalf, Vince Hislop, John Davidge, Bob Damon, Les Evans, David Witherick, Graham Tucker.
Front row: Steve Hinchliffe, Mick Walsh, Alistair Ritchie, Bill Hosey, Derek Hart. Inset: Jim Dunlop, Colin Henman.

GOSH, Gentlemen of Sharnbrook 25th anniversary. Left to right. Back row: Leigh Brewin, Phil Metcalf, Vince Hislop, John Davidge, Bob Damon, Les Evans, David Witherick, Graham Tucker. Front row: Steve Hinchliffe, Mick Walsh, Alistair Ritchie, Bill Hosey, Derek Hart. Inset: Jim Dunlop, Colin Henman.

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Twenty five years ago, a group of supporters from the Sharnbrook area decided to dig deep into their pockets to help the Blues.

A few of them had heard an appeal for sponsors over the tannoy at Goldington Road and the message hit home. Their club needed them.

It was in the days before professionalism around the time when the Blues got what some thought a rather lucky promotion to the top tier and then went on to lose every single league match before crashing down again. It was a tough time on the pitch and off it.

 

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