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December 15, 2019

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June 3, 2019

Blackpool A

There’s something about a ceilidh. If you haven’t been to one, I thoroughly recommend it. I realise I have now lost over half of my audience but it’s canny. Lots of drinking and a fair bit of whirling around to make sure that the booze has a completely dizzying effect. It’s also an opportunity to mingle with strangers and smile as you stumble over your feet together. The best t...

March 30, 2019

They really did used to build boats on the river. Great big ships more to the point. Put together from various parts, factories lined the river bringing the various bits to the central yard where towering vessels and were put together. These days that industry has, as we know we’ll know, been decimated. The yards and factories have moved out and some of them are occupied by entirely new i...

January 1, 2019

On a sunny winter’s New Year’s Day Sunderland battled to a hard fought win against a strong and determined Blackpool with a goal from Maja sealing the three points for Sunderland to send 8,000 fans home smiling. 

It would be remiss to neglect mentioning the strange atmosphere and wilful neglect caused by the Blackpool owners which meant home fans were outnumbered by at least 4 to 1. The co...