Nixon, Sadler and Horton to speak at FoGR lunch

There’s a pre-season special for the final Friends of Grace Road lunch of the 2018-19 winter programme as Head Coach Paul Nixon, Assistant Coach John Sadler and Club Captain Paul Horton will be the guest speakers next Friday (March 1).

The event will be held in the Charles Palmer Suite at 12:30pm with the Fox Bar being open from 12 noon.

Nixon, a Fox of many years will be speaking about the upcoming 2019 season as well as having the floor open to questions regarding the new season or his career. He will be accompanied by his Sadler and Horton, who will also answer questions as well as telling a few stories from their life within the sport.

There will be a sumptuous three course menu available for the event. To start, there is a twice baked Hereford hop souffle with red onion marmalade, a pot roasted feather blade of English beef for main, followed by chocolate and salted caramel fondant with a warm butterscotch sauce for dessert.

The meal will be followed by a cafetière of coffee with an accompaniment of red fox chocolate orange.

Places are available at a cost of £18.95 per person.

* Reservations can be made by calling 0116 283 2128 or, alternatively, email and we can call back to confirm your booking.