July 5th, 2019
This year, to celebrate Wimbledon Fortnight, Claire at Cobham branch has included in her window display some interesting Wimbledon facts:
- Robinsons Barley Water was born at the 1935 Championships to quench the players thirst.
- The longest match ever played was on Court 18 in 2010 between John Inser and Nicolas Mahut taking 11 hours and five mins, before Inser triumphed 70-68 in the fifth set.
- Around 27,000 kilos of strawberries and 7,000 litres of cream will be consumed during Wimbledon Fortnight.
Good luck to all the players!!