On Saturday I was a lucky boy. I got a late invite to the Rugby World Cup final from Wakefield/Taylors, the Clare Valley winery, via new Wakefield employee Adrian Atkinson. It was a remarkable day, beginning with lunch at the Bull’s Head in Barnes (above, the view from Barnes Bridge – it was a glorious day), and then followed by the build-up to the game at Twickenham. It was a tremendously enjoyable game: New Zealand put their stamp on it; Australia fought back with a couple of tries; and then New Zealand came back strongly to win it in style.
And here’s a short film of the day: