4 esteemed members of Penkridge Spoofers will be venturing down to a fine venue by the River Thames to compete in the UK National Spoofing Championships. London Rowing Club at Putney Bridge will play host to the finest Spoofers in the country to determine the 2019 champion on Friday 29th November. Watch this space for … More UK Nationals – Entries are in !
And the winner of the June Invitational was …..?
Sunday 2nd December 2018 will be remembered as the date of the first formal presentation of a major donation from our group of Gentlemen at the end of 12 months of charity donations to our chosen charity for 2018 – Penkridge and District Community First Responders. http://www.padcfr.com Our Chairman, Mr Nick Harrison, helped us … More Our Chairman presents a £500 cheque to Penkridge First Responders !
Friday 12th October….. Most importantly, more funds were raised for our designated charity, Penkridge First Responders ! Thanks to the many fines for etiquette discrepancies, timeliness and state of dress, the charity received many contributions from the participants.
Friday 8th June 2018 brought a new tournament to the PGS calendar, a new format in the form of an ‘Invitational’ event and a new venue ! Most importantly, more funds were raised for our designated charity, Penkridge First Responders ! Thanks to the many fines for etiquette discrepancies, timeliness and state of dress, the charity … More PGS Invitational – June 2018
The PGS Masters took place on the 9th February 2018 at the Cross Keys, immediately following the membership meeting during which Mr Briscoe was formally welcomed. The Masters was won in great style by Mr Southan, with an emphatic win on the final table. The wooden spoon being taken by Mr Harrison Senior on a … More PGS Masters
31st December 2017 A visit to the city of Cardiff to celebrate the arrival of a New Spoof Year, resulted in a New Year’s Eve game between several members (and 1 son of ) which was later christened ‘The Welsh Open’ After a full round of eliminations ( the young pretender fell at the first … More Welsh Open
One of the aims of PGS, as listed in our constitution, is to be a not for profit organisation, and as such the running costs of the society for the website, trophies and apparel are funded entirely by the members. However, the competition entry fees and fines, administered for transgressions of ‘Spoof Etiquette’ are earmarked … More Charitable Causes
In this modern era of Social media and tabloid journalism, the weeks leading up to the 2017 championship saw inevitable hype and online jousting for position in the race for leading candidates for the title. In a game where skill, judgement and mind games are plenty, the final days leading to the championship saw many … More 2017 Annual Championships … Pre event hype sparks a frenzy of Gentlemanly posturing…
Wednesday 11th October was the date of the latest bi-monthly PGS meeting and once the evening’s business had been swiftly concluded by our Chair, Mr Harrison Snr. the evening was left clear for an ad hoc ‘school’. With the participants consisting of Messrs. Harrison Jnr, Hampton, Wright, Adams, Archer, Southan, Laughland and Foster…. there … More Who was the winner …. Horse & Jockey Spoof contest