30 YEARS AGO
CRICKET: Peterborough Town hammered Bletchley by eight wickets in the Northants League. Neil Taylor took 4-39 and Dave Remnant 3-13 as Bletchley were shot out for 108 and then Alan Swann led Town home with a knock of 57. CRICKET: There was also a comfortable win for Town seconds against Towcestrians. Ajaz Akhtar hit 52 out of Town’s 184-7 and then took 3-13 as Towcestrians were dismissed for 91. BOWLS: Peterborough & District bowler Gloria Haney won three titles at the Northants Federation finals at Alma Road. ATHLETICS: Jason Wing starred for Peterborough Athletic Club with a hat-trick of wins ( 100m, 200m and long jump) in their Southern League Division Onematch at Thurrock. CRICKET: Baker Perkins won both weekend games in the Rutland League, crushing Market Overton by 120 runs and Buckminster by nine wickets. Alan Weston (75 and 91no) and Gary Scotcher (97 and 57) were in fine form in both games. POSH: Long-serving centrehalf Trevor Slack left London Road for Rotherham United for a fee of £20,000. Slack made 201 appearances and scored 18 goals.