Category Archives: England

Darwen 2 Runcorn Town 2

Darwen 2 Runcorn Town 2 (12th November 2017) Football fans can be an absurdly nostalgic and sentimental bunch. Little more so than regarding the early years of football, where fans have a strange attachment to the early pioneers of the … Continue reading

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Lye 0 Stourport 1

Lye Town 0 Stourport Swifts 1 (4th November 2017) With it being my turn to drive, and the prospect of a long trip north next weekend, this was something of a wimp out option, with trips to Goole, Grantham, Corby … Continue reading

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Brackley 3 Blyth 1

Brackley Town 3 Blyth Spartans 1 (21st October 2017) Going to non-league football, there’s a moment where you know the weather has turned, going from pleasant to not pleasant as the winter nears. Each fan probably has their own yardstick, … Continue reading

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Lincoln 4 Carlisle 1

Lincoln City 4 Carlisle United 1 (26th August 2017) After a very long trip to Lancaster the previous weekend, the temptation to have a Saturday “off” was quite strong. However, the forecast for good weather made me fancy a proper … Continue reading

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Lancaster 1 Mickleover 1

Lancaster City 1 Mickleover Sports 1 (19th August 2017) How can you not want to see a game at a ground which revels in the name “Giant Axe”? Well, I guess when it’s up the other end of the country, … Continue reading

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Redditch 5 Nuneaton 0

No pictures. No match report. Why? Because although I went to Redditch for this opening day fixture, I made the monumentally stupid mistake of not looking at the fixtures details closely enough, and turned up at Redditch’s ground a week … Continue reading

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British Grand Prix (Qualifying)

British Grand Prix Qualifying Day, Silverstone (15th July 2017) Over forty thousand quid – that’s what this day out nearly cost me. Now, I sure we all know a day out at Silverstone for the Grand Prix, even just for … Continue reading

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Burton 2 Reading 4

Burton Albion 2 Reading 4 (6th May 2017) I’m not sure the phrase “there’s some space down there, down by the horse” has been said too often at a football ground, but the last day of the season party atmosphere, … Continue reading

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Belper 3 Kidsgrove 1

Belper Town 3 Kidsgrove Athletic 1 (15th April 2017) It’s not just about the football. If all I wanted to do was watch “a” match, I could pick one of the multitude of local games in the Berkshire area and … Continue reading

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Maidenhead 2 East Thurrock 1

Maidenhead United 2 East Thurrock 1 (8th April 2017) Just a small report from York Road, where I’ve been to several times before, with the ground being about 10 miles from where I live. “About 10 miles” isn’t that far … Continue reading

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