with a special double draw at Christmas. Pleased to announce Richard K takes the £250 first draw, and the second draw of £150 to Matt H. Drinks at the bar!
with the games all cancelled across the county the lads have been out clearing the long drive into the club to allow tonight’s Christmas drinks to go ahead. Players are starting at 1700 for pre event court, with supporters and guests from 1900. Pictures of the efforts below.
The seconds are at Darland playing against Medway after a couple of weeks. 1430 kick off with a good and sizeable squad out, great to see Firsts are away at Westcombe park seconds after the weekend break last weekend. This week they are chasing their 6th win of the season, following a good late runContinue reading “Two Games today, Home and Away 26th Nov”
Anchs 1s are getting into winning ways after a third successive victory, this time against old friends and rivals Vigo. As always a strong scrum and some great running lines in the half backs carving holes in the defence. Final score 49-19. This week away at Southwark (places on the coach available, speak to CraigContinue reading “Three wins from Three”
Simon Ferguson has provided the details of his Dad’s funeral. Fri 2nd Dec, 12pm at St Margaret’s Rainham. Smallholders Wigmore afterwards. Everyone is welcome, club colours and a happy disposition please.
With great sadness we report that a lifelong player, supporter and member of Anchorians, Richard “Dick” Ferguson, passed away in the early hours of Monday 24 October surrounded by his family, after a 2 year illness. A huge character, very familiar at the club, who will be missed greatly indeed. Messages have been sent outContinue reading “Remembering Dick Ferguson”
Anchs got back into winning ways following a tough start to the season with a resounding second win in two weeks, this time against Maidstone winning 43-14. Some lovely running lines, a dominant forwards pack, and Craig Whitehead bossing the play throughout. Next week 29th October 1sts at Home vs Vigo, with seconds away vsContinue reading “Great win at Maidstone”
Anchs 1st away at Maidstone (Mote Park) today 3pm k.o. after a storming and well-deserved 29-12 win against 2nd placed Park House last weekend. No 2nd team game today, next fixture vs Dover (away) next weekend
Gillingham Anchorians 1sts have had a tough start to the season and yet to register a win in a very different restructured league, having played a number of teams never played before. However the attitude of the players, the commitment and camaraderie at training and on the match pitch has been fantastic and no doubtContinue reading “15th October: two games to watch”
It is with much sadness to post that our friend Mark Humphrys has passed away. Mark was well known; a great friend and Anchorian, and much liked in the wider community. He had taught at the Howard School from the mid-eighties until recently, and had also worked at Woodlands School previous to this, more recentlyContinue reading “Sad news regarding our friend and Anchorian Mark Humphrys”