Liverpool FC’s Phil Thompson to speak at Grantham Town dinner

An open training day will be held for Sleaford Town Junior FC on Saturday, October 22
An open training day will be held for Sleaford Town Junior FC on Saturday, October 22

Liverpool FC legend and ex-England player Phil Thompson will be the guest speaker at Grantham Town’s next sporting dinner event at the Eden House Hotel (formerly Kings Hotel) in North Parade on Friday, March 6.

Also now well known as a football pundit on Sky Sports, Thompson made more than 450 appearances for Liverpool and was capped 42 times for England.

The evening will include a three-course dinner, Thompson’s talk and a set from comedian Paul Boardman.

The night is sponsored by Indulgence Delivered dessert company, whose owner Martin Richards is an avid Liverpool fan. He said: “I am really excited about the event and the chance to meet Phil Thompson. We are proud to support our local football club and look forward to future partnership work with the club.

Tickets, priced at £49 per person or £360 for a table of eight, are available from Keith Horton on 07753 635835 or Sophie Cope on 07506 825282 (soph-15-cope@hotmail.com).