Tag: John Greenhaigh

On this day….(June 21)

On this day, 21 June 1957, journalist John Greenhaigh wrote perhapsĀ the first ever article on Karate in Britain. The article appeared in the Romford Recorder newspaper. The piece, entitled “…..is Bringing ‘Killer’ Sport to Britain”, starts with the following paragraph: A short, chubby-faced Hornchurch man is to introduce a killer sport to Britain. He is …

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