Amersham Athletics Sports

Announcement Date: 20th April 1892

On Monday last an athletic meeting was held at Amersham in Cold Moreham Meadow (by kind permission of T W T Drake Esq.) under the auspices of Amersham Lawn Tennis, Football and Cricket Clubs, in conjunction with the Volunteer Fire Brigade. At 12 o’clock, the Amersham Brass Band, followed by the Fire Brigade with their engine, left the Griffin Hotel and proceeded to the meadow, where a great many visitors from the surrounding towns and villages had assembled to witness the pony and Galloway races, which were held in Hand Meadow. The attendance was estimated at over 2000.