28% is as high a ratio as the Club has seen for many years. There have been times in the past when numbers fell to almost zero; girls seem to leave when there are few others to talk to!
Of course, the success of nine-year old Anita Somton has a positive effect, and many of her friends and school-mates have joined in recent months.
The Club welcomed 12 children from Needham Market Middle School and Creeting St Mary Primary School this evening. A friendly match was won convincingly by the Bury Knights by the score of 19½ - 4½.