Rounders has been played in England since Tudor times,earliest written reference being in 1744 in 'A Little Pretty Pocket-Book' where it was called "base-ball".In 1828,'The Boy's Own Book' was published,which included the rules & contained the first printed description of a bat & ball base-running game played on a diamond.The following year,the book was published in Boston,Massachusetts.Today, Rounders is one of the most popular summer sports played in schools & gaining popularity within the…

Rounders has been played in England since Tudor times,earliest written reference being in 1744 in 'A Little Pretty Pocket-Book' where it was called "base-ball".In 1828,'The Boy's Own Book' was published,which included the rules & contained the first printed description of a bat & ball base-running game played on a diamond.The following year,the book was published in Boston,Massachusetts.Today, Rounders is one of the most popular summer sports played in schools & gaining popularity within the…

School sports day! Remembering the sack race, egg and spoon race and the 3-legged race....

School sports day! Remembering the sack race, egg and spoon race and the 3-legged race....

Over 600 retro sweets available from SweetFactore.co.uk ! http://www.sweetfactore.co.uk/retro-sweets-101-c.asp

Over 600 retro sweets available from SweetFactore.co.uk ! http://www.sweetfactore.co.uk/retro-sweets-101-c.asp

My only vivid memory I have of reading as a child was getting my school books - Ladybirds Peter and Jane and couldn’t wait to get the next one in the series to see what they were going to do!!!!.

My only vivid memory I have of reading as a child was getting my school books - Ladybirds Peter and Jane and couldn’t wait to get the next one in the series to see what they were going to do!!!!.

Ah...remember this? It's not quite the same now with all the E numbers and artificial things taken out,but I used to love this when I was little!

Ah...remember this? It's not quite the same now with all the E numbers and artificial things taken out,but I used to love this when I was little!

The Multi-Coloured Swap Shop - a Saturday morning revolution - pop stars, actors, cookery, news, great competitions, and all live - it was unmissable :-)

The Multi-Coloured Swap Shop - a Saturday morning revolution - pop stars, actors, cookery, news, great competitions, and all live - it was unmissable :-)

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