Autumn Supper


MPA Autumn Supper, Friday, 23rd November, 2007.

This special MPA Autumn Supper was a commemoration of the Sam Doble Memorial Match which took place on 27 November 1977 when a seventeen match unbeaten Moseley side played against
The Rugby Writers International XV, arguably the finest team ever to play in the British Isles, which was essentially a British Lions XV.

President Derek Nutt also announceed that the club have commissioned a memorial stone in Doble's name to be placed in the Rugby Football Union's Walk of Legends at Twickenham

All members of Moseley who played in that famous match in 1977 were in attendance or sent messages. The guest speaker was be Peter Rossborough, Coventry President and former England and Barbarian player.

 

 
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