When Kyd was in hospital he missed a whopper of a football game a 7-1 win for Reading at home to Bolton. Kyd has had a season ticket for 7 years now and he has NEVER seen a game like that. He has seen 6 goals and begged for 7 but he's never seen a game where he's been chanting 'We want 8, We want 8'. Alas due to having surgery on the Thursday he could not attend this game and he felt cheated, like he'd hit the beans on toast in a 0-0 tie against Man Utd at the 90th minute... cheated.Read More
World Down Syndrome Day.... 21st March 2012
World Down Syndrome Day is quite a new thing so don't worry if you've not heard of it... I hadn't until last year. It is a day to celebrate Down Syndrome and educate the public by making them aware of the strengths of those with Down Syndrome...
This time last week I was as sick as a dog and just leaving the hospital due to a stupid infection... but at home, with a smile on his face, Kyd was getting ready to brave the cold November night, in his footy kit to live his dream on the pitch with his heroes and be mascot at Reading FC vs Peterborough Utd.Read More