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Thursday 2 July 2015

Around the Grounds in 14 days: Day two

13th May, 2014 by Lauren Eads - This article is over multiple pages: 1 2 3 4

Chelsea FC

Chris Porter, chairman of the drinks industry charity The Benevolent, was today scheduled to visit nine London clubs on day two of his fundraising challenge to visit all of the UK’s 91 league football grounds in 14 days. Starting his journey at 7am from Chelsea’s Stamford Bridge football ground, Chris was met by David Cox, chief executive of The Benevolent, and trustee Edward Dove. David said that Chris was on “excellent form and very appreciative of the support received so far”.

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