So this past year I had a business mobile contract for a tablet, registered with a major player on the high street. Oh let’s name them anyway, it’s 02. It … Continue reading Fuckwits Of The Year?
Helo pawb! yn y wers hon byddwn yn dysgu sut i siarad Cymraeg am un diwrnod ac yn dysgu popeth sydd angen i chi ei wybod i oroesi diwrnod yn … Continue reading If all else fails… try Wales!
After the Boxing Day postponement I was looking forward to a decent performance and possibly another three points against Barnet who are, like this division, somewhat Jekyll and Hyde. Having … Continue reading Home Blanker: Aldershot Town 0-0 Barnet
Back in the seventies and eighties when we used to play (and defeat) Bournemouth, it was seen as a real Hampshire derby. These days, a fixture against Eastleigh can qualify … Continue reading On The Road Again: Eastleigh FC
Stockport County’s dismal record against Aldershot continued yesterday as goals from newbie Craig Tanner and striker Mo Bettamer (who assisted the Shots first goal) earned the hosts a much needed … Continue reading Shots at the double!
A quite brilliant, gripping drama. And I cried. Responsible Child is the story of Ray, a 12 year-old boy on trial for murder. Ray (Billy Barratt) and his 23 year-old … Continue reading Responsible Child: BBC TWO, 16/12/2019
When TV cop Saga Noren speeds across the Oresund Bridge to Copenhagen it is often a matter of life and death. When Malmo FF make the same journey on Thursday … Continue reading Copenhagen v Malmo: Tensions high in ‘The Bridge’ derby
Tributes have flooded social media following the news that legendary England cricketer Bob Willis has died. Instant flashbacks to Headingley 1981 and all that for many of us. I always … Continue reading “Hurricane” – in memory of Sir Bob Willis
20p a play, five plays for a quid as I remember but jukeboxes were really more of a seventies thing. Hard to imagine finding “Cab It Up!” in the late … Continue reading A rebellious jukebox: My ten favourite songs by The Fall
This post will timeline my weekend in Barrow-in-Furness, taking in of course the glamourous appeal of a football match between top-of-the-table Barrow AFC and sixth-bottom Aldershot Town. I will update … Continue reading The Cumbrian Weekender
Written like that, it’s a statement rather than a question. Is it a fact? Not particularly but it’s my opinion and there’s enough compelling evidence out there to back it … Continue reading Why Candy Crush Saga is such a total con
EAST BANKERS ENSEMBLE ON GOOD FORM Recorded the first fifteen minutes of Saturday’s game. Near to Elvis (snare) and Scotty L (bass) a few rows down. What strikes me about … Continue reading Throwing It All Away: Shots 2-2 Spireites