“Dog days are over” was published in The Sunday Times Magazine this weekend.
I made a couple of visits to Wimbledon before it closed it’s doors for good on the 25th March.
There’s always a sentimental feeling going back. I had my first job at the stadium whilst I was still in 6th form, working in the race replay room.
My mum worked there for 20 years, my grandfather was a trainer.
Some of the old faces were still there…
Entertainment tastes have changed, it appears greyhound racing has run it’s final bend.