On This Day 1916: Ladies vs. Soldiers rink Hockey match at the Dome, who won?

Two matches took place between a Ladies team and a Soldiers team on Thursday and Saturday evening. In the first match the Ladies faced “the Buffs from Shoreham Camp”, which ended in a two nil defeat for the ladies. However, on the Saturday match The Dome Ladies were triumphant against the Fourteenth Fusiliers from Shoreham Camp by a solitary goal.

War illustrated 21st July  1917 p489. Courtesy of Worthing Museum
War illustrated 21st July 1917 p489. Courtesy of Worthing Museum

 

Check out the full story in the Worthing Gazette:

Worthing Gazette_23.2.1916

 (Worthing Gazette, 23/2/16)
West Sussex County Council Library Service www.westsussexpast.org.uk 

 

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