Monthly Archives: February 2015

TFI Friday 27th Feb 2015

Nobody got close to last week’s guess the wine© a Tempranillo grape in a robust red from the Toro region in Spain. A 14% belter! Nobody even got the cheese a lovey Comte from France and the other “complex” cheese was a Cheddar from Scotland! So we start again with this week’s surprise coming from […]

High School of Dundee 1st XV in U18 cup final

The High School of Dundee 1st XV Rugby team have won through to the final of the Brewin Dolphin U18 Shield competition after beating Loretto 30-24 in a pulsating semi-final encounter at Mayfield. The boys will now face Glenalmond in the title decider for the national tournament on the back pitch at Murrayfield on Wednesday […]

Eagles fly a little HIGHer

Eagles fly a little HIGHer and make the 15th March a date for our diaries. Yesterday (Sunday 22nd) saw the Eagles U16’s play a “strong, powerful, battle to the final whistle” v Howe of Fife, at Duffus Park, Cupar. In a game where the elements should have made handling very difficult, both teams showed some […]

Dundee High 13-29 Stewarts Melville

Match Report 21 February 2015 The overnight frost had soon disappeared, making the 11 o’clock pitch inspection a mere precaution and, with Mayfield in good condition, Dundee kicked off on a bright, sunny afternoon, with a moderate breeze at their backs and were soon in top gear, pressing strongly in the Stew Mel 22. After […]

Dundee High v Stewarts Melville

Saturday 21 February Mayfield | 3pm kickoff Dundee High team selection 15 – Nick Alston 14 – Ronan Joy 13 – Duncan Leese 12 – Tim McKavanagh 11 – Matt O’Sullivan 10 – Harry Millar 9 – Adam Lowry 1 – Stevie Longwell 2 – Darrell Russell 3 – Alan Brown (c) 4 – James […]

TFI Friday™ 20th Feb 2015

Well that’s another week whizzed by and now well into Feb. Do we see the green shoots of Spring around the corner? I do hope so. Last week’s guess the wine competition® was clearly won by a wine expert from the Ferry. One of the foremost wine specialists on the whole of King St especially […]

Selkirk 2nd XV v Dundee Titans

Match Report 14 February 2015 On a wind-less day and on a soft pitch, Selkirk kicked off, and Dundee were first on the attack. When Selkirk were penalised, Dundee kicked to touch and drove the resultant line-out won ball over the Selkirk line, only to be penalised, allowing Selkirk to clear. The Dundee set scrum […]

TFI Friday 13th Feb 2015

Is it Valentine’s eve? We will all be misty eyed in anticipation. Who said romance is dead. This week’s TFI™ will have a Valentine’s day theme with every 8th drink getting a free rose along with it. Yes we know how much we like a good excuse for luuuuv. The guess the wine® was won […]

Watsonians v Dundee High POSTPONED

Watsonians v Dundee High Saturday 14 February – POSTPONED Due to Watsonians having 4 players involved in the Scotland U-21 international this weekend they have been granted dispensation for this Saturdays match v Dundee High to be postponed. It has been re-scheduled for 4 April