Vicar revives ancient archery law

  peter99co 10:38 13 Jun 2010

What a wonderful English thing to do. Beats Football any day.

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Residents were rewarded for complying with the law with a bar, a barbecue and live music.

And if they need one the church has a new loo they can use.

  dagbladet 11:40 13 Jun 2010

"What a wonderful English thing to do. Beats Football any day"

Really? In what way?

  Quickbeam 11:45 13 Jun 2010

"In what way?"
Paper, scissors, stone. The arrow beats the ball by bursting it... I think:)

  Quickbeam 11:46 13 Jun 2010

Didn't that law get repealed a while back when they cleared out the cupboards at Westminster?

  jakimo 11:50 13 Jun 2010

You must be a very interesting chap to have a conversation with

  Forum Editor 13:36 13 Jun 2010

but I'm not sure why you would say "...Beats Football any day".

The two are entirely different things.

  sunnystaines 13:55 13 Jun 2010

stayed in a warners hotel once which had free archery, it was excellent enjoyed it very much,

as for football like most people grew out of it when I left school.

  dagbladet 14:31 13 Jun 2010

It's amazing how some greetin' faced naysayers are managing to shoehorn a dig at football into the most unconnected threads. Some folk need to grow up.

  sunnystaines 15:02 13 Jun 2010

each to their own, just gave my opinion

  dagbladet 15:08 13 Jun 2010

Why though? It's not about football. I don't like garlic mushrooms but don't feel the need to tell everyone in a totally unrelated thread.

  Grey Goo 15:13 13 Jun 2010

So if Grande Fenwick invades, we shall be ready.

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