This ANZAC Day we're honoured to share this 2015 piece by Andrew Ferguson.
Honouring Stan Carpenter...
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The clash of the Titans!
On 7th November, 18 of the greatest names in Australian Rugby League will be descending on the UK's shores to do battle!
For the first time ever the very best of two of Australia's Green & Gold Rugby League teams will go up against top English League Football Clubs.
Legends Hall of Fame includes:
Marty Gurr (Roosters, NSW Origin & Aust) Larry Corowa (Tigers, NSW Origin & Aust) Mark Bell (Raiders, NSW Origin) Andrew Farrar (Bulldogs, NSW Origin & Aust) Adrian Brunker (Dragons, QLD Origin) Jamie Goddard (Manly) Craig Coleman (Souths, City NSW) Peter Tunks (Bulldogs, NSW Origin & Aust) Jason Hetherington (Bulldogs, NSW Origin & Aust) Clinton O'Brien (Qld Origin) Tony Hearn (Crushers, Qld Origin) Trevor Gillmeister (Bronco's , Qld Origin & Aust) Gavin Miller (Sharks; NSW Origin & Aust) Graig Wilson (Crushers, NSW Origin) Cliff Lyons (Manly, NSW Origin & Aust) Alf Langer (Broncos, Qld Origin & Aust) Mal Meninga (Raiders, Qld Origin & Aust) Scott Wilson (Souths, NSW)
A veritable feast for league fans!
The Schedule: Sunday 9th November Manly A-Grade Reps v Australian Legends, Leigh RLFC - kick off 3pm.
Monday 10th November Australian Legends Dinner & Memorabilia Auction at Oldham RLFC, 7.30 for 8pm.
Tuesday 11th November South London Storm v Australian Legends at Blackheath RUFC - kick off 3pm Followed by: Dinner & Memorabilia Auction at The Clarendon Hotel, Blackheath, 7.30 - 8pm
Wednesday 12th November Australian Legends liquid lunch at the Elusive Camel, 186 Tooley Street, Tower Bridge, SE1 2TZ, 12pm - 5pm Followed by: Legends Celebrity Cruise up the Thames with guests Australia's Kangaroos 7pm embarkation, Westminster Pier. Then moving on to party the night away at Liquid Blue Cocktail Bar until 2am!
Thursday 13th November Australian Legends liquid lunch at the Elusive Camel, 27 Gillingham Street, Victoria, SW1v 1HP, 12pm - 5pm Followed by: Celebrity Champagne Reception at Australia House, Strand, London, 6.30 for 7pm
Friday 14th November Australian Legends Dinner & Memorabilia Auction supporting Bluebell Wood Children's Hospice Charity Appeal & The E Foundation, hosted by the Doncaster Dragons at Doncaster Moat House, 7.30 for 8pm
Saturday 15th November Pre-test match Legends appearance & Memorabilia Auction at Craven Park, Hull Kingston Rovers, 12 - 4.30pm
Sunday 16th November Doncaster Dragons v Australian Legends, Doncaster RLFC - kick off 3pm
For full information and booking visit the tour website at http://www.ebanc-rugby-legends.com
For match tickets and Legends' events and dinners book on line or call hotline 020 7566 2611 / 0350 / 0351 Courtesy of London Broncos RLFC Press Office Direct Line: 020 8897 5383 Mobile: 07990 573 089