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Wham Bam, Wales wins the Grand Slam

A March 2005 trip to Perth by SimonJones

Quote: A very good day to you all! It's been 3 days now since that memorable Saturday afternoon when Wales did what they've failed to do in 22 years by beating Ireland at the Millennium Stadium.

Celtic Cameraderie

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A very good day to you all! It's been 3 days now since that memorable Saturday afternoon when Wales did what they've failed to do in 22 years by beating Ireland at the Millenium stadium. Finally, after 27 years in waiting, the passionate Welsh public is able to bask in the glory of winning a 6 Nations Grand Slam. The last 72 hours have been an uphill struggle to recover from the world's worst hangover. Naturally, the party started on St. Patrick's Day, when the Celtic brothers and sisters of Wales and Ireland embraced each other and began the post-match banter over a beer or 10, 48 hours ahead of the big showdown in Cardiff. On St.Patrick's Day,...Read More

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SimonJones

SimonJones
Cardiff, Wales

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