Football club toasts 125 years

Wrington and Redhill FC Anniversary gala dinner at Cadbury House.

Wrington and Redhill FC Anniversary gala dinner at Cadbury House. - Credit: Archant

QUEEN Victoria was on the throne, Robert Gascoyne-Cecil was the British Prime Minister and World War One was still more than 20 years away.

Wrington and Redhill FC Anniversary gala dinner at Cadbury House.

Wrington and Redhill FC Anniversary gala dinner at Cadbury House. - Credit: Archant

A lot has changed since then but 125 years after Wrington-Redhill Football Club was first formed, it is still going strong.

Wrington and Redhill FC Anniversary gala dinner at Cadbury House. Simon Bull Asst Sec,Nick Finch Ch

Wrington and Redhill FC Anniversary gala dinner at Cadbury House. Simon Bull Asst Sec,Nick Finch Chairman and Shane Lovatt former chairman. - Credit: Archant

The major anniversary was celebrated on Saturday with an impressive gala night at Doubletree by Hilton, Cadbury House in Congresbury.

Wrington and Redhill FC Anniversary gala dinner at Cadbury House.

Wrington and Redhill FC Anniversary gala dinner at Cadbury House. - Credit: Archant

Players and chairmen past and present were there to toast the milestone while old photos and newspaper cuttings brought back many happy memories.


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