Ooh Look, There’s Althorp

September 27, 2012

There’s something about driving through the wilds of Northamptonshire at midday on a Saturday, when you would really have preferred to be admiring Villa Park from the M6, in splendid time for an afternoon at Click here to read more...

The Top And The Bottom Of It

April 12, 2012

  There’s nothing like going to Manchester United. It’s like entering the centre of the earth. Even on an Easter Sunday morning when the drizzle is chilled and there are no lorries on the M25 a Click here to read more...

Let It Snow, Let It Snow

February 11, 2012

Let’s start at the end shall we? It is 12.45am, there is no street-lighting and I am walking home through snow drifts in my nice shoes, laptop over my shoulder. I have had to leave my car some distance fr Click here to read more...

Tiddly Om Pom Pom

February 2, 2012

Like some peripatetic seagull, I have now seen Brighton & Hove Albion play home games at four locations: at the Goldstone Ground, which was a dump whatever the romantics pretend; at Priestfield, which wasn& Click here to read more...

Nottingham On Drugs

January 17, 2012

Ah Nottingham, so much to answer for. Wrong city – it was Sunderland – but you get my point. It's not the best of days, in many, many ways, but the one to share is the fact that I'm on medic Click here to read more...