Push­ball game is a bat­tle of the sexes

Loughborough Echo - - LOOKING BACK -

A LARGE crowd turned out on Bel­ton recre­ation field to watch a game of push­ball and foot­ball be­tween a team of men and women.

The, push­ball in­volv­ing a truly gi­ant ball was a draw 1-1 and the women won the foot­ball match by 6-5 - thanks largely to the ref­eree Roy Sev­ern - ac­cord­ing to the Echo.

The teams were, Ladies: M Darby, M Buck, E Woulidge, L Lewis, E Fletcher, J Webb, K Davis, P Martin, M Al­lard, J Jar­ram, C Allen, M Sid­dons, V Briggs, A Doughty, R Mar­shall and C Clarke.

Men: J Bonser, H Springth­orpe, E Atkin, A Davis, F Al­lard, E Woulidge, F Lewis, M Bri­ers, C Wainwright, G Darby and W Povey.

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