Category Archives: Football

Championship is shaping up

14 games done and it’s starting to emerge which clubs are looking to go up or down. The top teams are not averaging 2 points a game so no runaway leaders just yet. Blackpool, on the other hand, have made … Continue reading

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Looking forward to next season

Now all the important matches are over – the League One and League Two play-offs – we can see who mighty Wolves are visiting in the autumn. Some clubs we haven’t played for decades, half a dozen others are ex-Premiership … Continue reading

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Attila the Stockbroker

Another visit to the Rising Sun Arts Centre to see Attila the Stockbroker play and rant. This venue is on the room-above-the-pub scale so about the capacity of MacDevitts Bar at South Street Arts Centre just down the road. It’s … Continue reading

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Cash only at Visa’s Olympics

Whilst strolling round the concessions area looking at the stupidly expensive food and drink, I was amused to hear over the PA that the credit card system had failed so cash was the only way to purchase anything. Happily, I … Continue reading

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Silver lining

Tonight did seem a catalogue of disasters but on reflection this wasn’t necessarily the case. I’d been looking forward to eating at The Cape on Friar Street as on Mondays all food is half price and was disgruntled to find … Continue reading

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Off to Wembley … next year.

So I managed (not too surprisingly) to get a Wembley ticket for a session of the Olympics’ Men’s Football. I’m intrigued to know what countries I may be watching but there’s still some way to go before all 16 places … Continue reading

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