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A Green & White Distraction

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I’m currently in the process of looking for a new place to live, and spending my free time organising viewings of flats & properties. Due to one of these viewings being organised for this past Saturday morning, it meant I would not be able to make the long trip to Lewes to see the might Beachboys get revenge for the 6-3 humiliation they suffered just before Christmas. I did have some time spare though afterwards, and I thought I should check out another local (ish) non league club to get my Saturday dose of football.
So I made my way to Burroughs Park, home of Great Wakering Rovers, to see them take on London Bari in the Essex Senior League. It was a bit of a trek to get there, as the ground isn’t exactly well signposted when you hit Wakering, heading down a very small side road in the town to find the place, but thanks to a trusty sat-nav I got there from Canvey in just over 30minutes. First impressions were that it was a decent little ground, car park in good condition unlike som…