An image of 12 conkers on a reflective surface. Photograph by 4toconvert

An Interesting fact about conkers

Did you know that until conkers arrived in Britain, the game conkers was played with hazel or cob nuts or even snail shells?

Isn’t that an interesting fact? I always assumed conkers was always played with, well eh, conkers innit!

An image of 12 conkers on a reflective surface. Photograph by 4toconvert

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