The First 30 Years

Read about the first 30 years of Aunt Sally in Abingdon from the founder Basil Collins (RIP).

We’d like to compile a similar ‘next 30 years’ so if you have any programmes, clippings or tales please get in touch with the committee.

The new PDF version below has been scanned and re-formatted for clearer reading with permission of Basil.


Thirty Years of Aunt Sally – Basil Collins Sept 1991







Basil retired from the Committee in the 1990 but still played the game.

Basil Collins retirement in 1990

A rare shot of Basil at the oche