Keith Skipper MBE, DL, Founder of FOND
DUNT TIME FLY when yew’re dewin’ suffin’ useful! It seems like only yesterday when a FOND dream started to come true with a passionate meeting in Yaxham Village Hall. In fact, it is over 26 years since a band of enthusiasts decided it was high time to put our dialect fight on an official footing.
I accepted the role of chairman with pride and optimism and noted in my diary for Sunday, October 3rd, 1999: “A day for celebration. A day I hope future generations will salute with gratitude.