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In Memoriam - R.A. (Tony) Garrett, Mel Wyeth and Mrs Dot Lemon

1 year ago By Roger Bealing

Clifton rugby regret to announce the passing of three Club Stalwarts

R.A. Garrett 1918-2017
Tony Garrett was a fine second row forward and represented Gloucestershire many times.
He was a former Club Captain and President . He was the longest serving member of Bristol and Clifton Golf Club, having first played there in 1932 at the age of 14.

A celebration of Tony's life will take place on Tuesday 31st October at 12 noon.
At the Memorial Woodlands, Earthcott Green, Alveston, BS35 3TA.

Mel Wyeth
Mel, a fine second row or No 8, who played in the late 1960's and lived recently in Australia.

Please refer to our history web site, cliftonrfchistory.co.uk. There is a photo dated March 29th 1969, depicting the 1st XV, who played Penryn RFC, some 48 years ago !

Notables shown, Mel Wyeth, John Raine, Grant Watson, Peter Martin, Fred and John Cannon.

Mrs Dot Lemon
The husband and wife Club stewards, Dick and Dot Lemon were the couple who managed the Clubhouse in the early 1990's. Life member Dick passed away earlier in the summer.
The funeral of Mrs Lemon will take place on Friday 10th November at Canford, at 13:30.

Updated 18:09 - 10 Nov 2017 by Wyn Tingley

Where next?

Comedy and Curry - Autumn Social Friday 17th November 2017 Freshly cooked curry, poppadoms, pickles and comedians (not Clifton people)
Match Report: Storm Brian, Hellfire Corner and Piggy Lane ! Clifton Rugby were subject to high winds, high pressure and a high scoreline this past weekend.

Fixtures
Sat 19 Jan
a
Wanderers Lydney II
League TBC
h
1st XV Redruth
League 14:30
a
Wanderers Lydney II
League 14:30
h
League 14:30
Sun 20 Jan
a
Under 14s Stroud
Friendly TBC
h
Friendly 10:00
a
Under 12s Chippenham
Friendly 10:00
a
Under 11s Chippenham
Friendly 10:00
a
Under U10s Chippenham
Friendly 10:00
a
Under 9s Chippenham
Friendly 10:00
a
Under 8s Chippenham
Friendly 10:00
a
Under 7s Chippenham
Friendly 10:00
a
Under 6s Training
Training 10:00
h
Under 15s Stroud RFC
Friendly 10:45
h
Under 16s Bath
Friendly C – C
C
h
Colts W-S-M
League 13:30
Sat 26 Jan
h
Wanderers Old Centralians II
League TBC
h
Wanderers Old Centralians II
League 14:30
h
1st XV Guernsey
League 15:00

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