"May I also take this opportunity to wish Puddlemere United the best of luck next season."
-- Albus Dumbledore in "Quidditch through the Ages" (QA)
Robes: the colour changed in the 1990s from mud brown (DP1) to the current blue with two crossed gold bulrushes
Team anthem: “Beat Back Those Bludgers, Boys, and Chuck That Quaffle Here“ (QA7, Pm)
The team anthem “Beat Back Those Bludgers, Boys, and Chuck That Quaffle Here” was recorded by the singing sorceress Celestina Warbeck to raise funds for St. Mungo’s Hospital for Magical Maladies and Injuries (QA7).
Wilda Griffiths, Chaser (c. 1990s) who joined Puddlemere from their traditional rivals, the Holyhead Harpies, for a large fee (DP2). Thanks to Griffiths, Puddlemere moved from fifth in the league (DP1), to fourth in the league (DP2), then third (DP3) and finally second – before she mysteriously disappeared the amidst chaotic scenes during the grudge match against her former team at Ilkley moor (DP4).
In the library book Quidditch Through the Ages, the team's robe colour is stated to be navy-blue (QA7), but articles in the Daily Prophet state that the team will be changing from mud-brown to kingfisher blue robes (DP1, DP2).
Puddlemere is in an unknown location.
Although the dates printed on the Daily Prophet Newsletters are:
the timeframe for these events is 1992-1993.
From the Web
- The British and Irish Quidditch League
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