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London Metro FC - The season 2014/15

28/04/2015
Report by Gareth Jones

Growlers Pip Devils at Cheltenham Ladies Day

27/04/2015
Half centuries from Brenda Cassell and Elise Bezuidenhout were the standout performances as the Gloucestershire Growlers beat the Metro Devils by 5 wickets with one over to spare in Cheltenham on Sunday 26th April.

Metro Devils 180/4 dec after 24 overs
Gloucestershire Growlers 181/5 in the 23rd over

To read full Report by David Samuels click here

Metro Annual Ski Trip 2015 - Beitostolen in Norway

23/04/2015
On the 8th of March 2015 a group of 23 (including 5 sighted partners) left the UK on six different flights for Beitostolen in Norway to take part in the 52nd Ridder Week. I arrived at 5.30 am at Heathrow terminal 5 (which is massive) and came across Mike and Mo Brace wandering around in the duty free.

Eleven of us were newbies to cross county skiing. So what were our first impressions? It was a three hour journey by coach to the hotel. Not being one for sight seeing tours for obvious reasons, even I couldn't fail to be impressed by the scenery en route.

After checking in and eating far too much of the excellent food in the restaurant it was off to the sports hall to meet our individual guide for the week... read full article by Joanna Turnbull

STILL GOT IT! - New Club Night out - Sat 2 May 2015

23/04/2015
New Club Night out with VI DJ's
Calling all Disco Divas, Funky Freaks and Old School Ravers.

When: Saturday 2nd May
Where: The Old Baths & Cre8 Galleries 80 Eastway, London, EJ 9JH
Time: 7 - 11pm
Cost: £5 on the door.

Cricket: ENGLAND vs INDIA 24 -30 May!

21/04/2015
Come and support England as they take on the ODI and T20 champions
Contact enquiries: disabilitycricket@ecb.co.uk

Goalball Workshop - Sat 9th May 2015

16/04/2015
The workshop will suit all sighted and VI family members and is a great activity for everyone!!

Run the most famous mile in the world!

16/04/2015
Make the May bank holiday one to remember take part in the Bupa Westminster Mile.
Date: 24th May 2015
Registration deadline: 27th April
Register at bupawestminstermile.co.uk or facebook.com/WestminsterMile

Tennis Success for Metro in Brighton

11/04/2015
Metro 40 v Sussex 31

Audio Description Tour - London Transport Museum 22 April

07/04/2015
Only 10 Places available - so don't delay Contact Ramona Today!

Date: 22nd April 2015
Time: 14.00
Venue: The London Transport Museum, Covent Garden
Cost: £10 concession and carers go free
Contact: ramona19@me.com

Bowls: The English National Indoor Pairs

07/04/2015
report by David Mears

This year's competition saw sixteen pairs taking part. We missed some bowlers who had been in New Zealand. Teams were split into four groups of four. Each group saw some very tight games...

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