I used to work with a bloke called Dan Harding (not the footballer), every time I saw him I wanted to boo him, which made me chuckle. He must have thought I was a right weirdo. (A good judge of character was our Dan), (not the footballer).
Pretty sure there were a few club houses there back in the 60s - Dave Turner lived there somewhere.In 1963 we were looking to move from Rottingdean to Portslade/Southwick. Dad looked at a house on the Old Shoreham Road, but we opted instead for Foredown Drive, Portslade.
The house he had looked at was subsequently bought by/for Peter O'Sullivan. Legendary Albion player, singed from ManUre, for younger readers. Lovely hair. And later, lovely tash.
As dad reminded us every time we drove past it, on the way to Shoreham Beach or Rustington in the summer.
One of these it may have been:
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She still is, and gives me my flu jab every year.Jake Robinson’s mum is (or was) a nurse at my doctor’s surgery, she removed the stitches out of my head after an accident.
Not a player but I did some plumbing work for Dick Knight at his house in Hove.