Sent To Coventry

October 31, 2008

Coventry, 25 October, 2008 Off, then, in more than one sense, to Coventry. The Ricoh Arena is a peculiar place, young but seemingly aged, its sense of dislocation only exacerbated by Coventry City's inabili Click here to read more...

To Coin A Phrase…

October 23, 2008

Birmingham, 18 October 2008 Off, then, to Villa Park, to see somebody throw a coin. Actually, I didn't see it. I don't think anybody in the press box did, but the facts are fairly unarguable. Moments be Click here to read more...

The Price Might Be Right

October 22, 2008

Birmingham, 11 October, 2008 Off, then, to the 2008 Horse Of The Year Show – or HOYS as they insist upon calling it; I'm a big fan of HOTYS, but that's just me – and, for the first time in m Click here to read more...

Mushy Peas: The Mark Of Sophistication

October 9, 2008

Sheffield, 4 October, 2008 Off then, to Sheffield, the place where people speak properly. Alas it's Sheffield United rather than Wednesday, but you can't have everything. After all, where would you put Click here to read more...