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England fans voted on Twitterto call the fan zone the Rose Garden when England matches are on.
It definitely looks like one at the moment, with Kelly and her friends one of many supporters who had dressed for the occasion.
“I’ve played for 30 years,” she said. “The atmosphere here has been
“Over the weekend there were a lot of people who
hadn’t played netball before so already the interest has been generated.
“Even men are asking about mixed netball sessions –
everyone’s got netball fever.
“People don’t believe the speed of the game and
the pace. A lot of people think netball is a non-contact sport but anyone who
has watched two minutes of a match will soon see it’s not like how it used to
be years ago.”