Lawn Tennis Championship

Not that one.  In 1891, the Third Marquess of Bute, then Mayor of Cardiff, was invited to the town’s tennis championship.  He did not find it a treat, “In afternoon to Lawn Tennis Tournament with my Lady, Margaret, & Mr Lindsay. Deadly dull: uncivil to ask one to such a thing.”

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3 responses to “Lawn Tennis Championship

  1. clearly didn’t get enough Pimms poor man

  2. Summer is over and I barely had any Pimms. Still I have slowberries.

  3. That would be sloeberries.

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