Basketballs!

Basketballs!

We have fielded a few enquiries as to why basketballs have been allowed on the playground, whereas footballs are not. The explanation is simply that the likelihood of injury to a passer-by from a thrown or bounced basketball is significantly less than from a kicked...
Cricket Victory

Cricket Victory

It has been a long journey to get us to a point at which we can play ‘proper’ hard-ball cricket in addition to the Kwik Cricket most schools play, but we have got there. This has been a long-term aim in our development of sports, trying to do our bit to...
Girls Reach Cup Final

Girls Reach Cup Final

Our girls reached the final of the Gedling PSFA Cup for the first time in many, many years with a resounding semi-final victory on Friday. Having qualified for the knock-out stages by virtue of winning or being runners-up in their league, teams then play one-off...
Bulletin 23.06.22

Bulletin 23.06.22

Here, a day earlier than usual, is the weekly bulletin and round-up We hosted the Transform Trust Festival of Football last Friday. It was a great success, thanks in no small measure to the wonderful Mr Chell who did a very extended shift, and to parents Frankie and...
Transform Festival of Football

Transform Festival of Football

Last Friday (17th), we hosted the finals day of the Transform Trust Festival of Football. 8 schools, winners and runners-up from their area, were invited. One could not attend, so we put in a second Parkdale team to keep the numbers even. In blazing sunshine, but with...