Posts made in 2009

Shit Shot Mungo: Series 2 Episode 13

Shit Shot Mungo: Series 2 Episode 13

By on Oct 22, 2009 in Art, Latest, Mungo | 1 comment

Following their recent take-over by a Sudanese billionaire food additive magnate, Heart of Clackmanannshire is buzzing. However, Faisal Wally Camel has something of a maverick streak and, in this week’s “Shit Shot Mungo”, he decides that the “man in the street” could do better job than any of these so-called football...

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Chester City Football Club – The Death Rattle (Part One)

Chester City Football Club – The Death Rattle (Part One)

By on Oct 22, 2009 in Finance, Latest | 9 comments

Chester Fans United, a coming together of the different fans’ groups at the stricken Blue Square Premier club, meet tomorrow night to formally agree their formation. They have a few thousand pounds in the bank, which is enough to get them up and running, but it certainly isn’t enough to save their club and the general consensus now is that they already...

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Football In The Regions: The North-East

By on Oct 21, 2009 in History, Latest | 0 comments

Fifty years after it first went on air, Tyne Tees Television is now a mere relic. A name from the past. Along with almost all of the other ITV regions, the company name all but vanished from our screens in October 2002 when ITV did away with its regional network and finally merged together as one lumpen mass. Tyne Tees was often criticised as an ITV company for the...

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Birmingham City – Out With The Old & In With The New

By on Oct 21, 2009 in English League Football, Latest | 1 comment

Opinion is polarised in football about Birmingham’s new frontman Carson Yeung (not ‘owner,’ you’ll notice; takeovers just cannot be that simple). Some would agree with the man who sneered: “He’s not going to put a penny in…I don’t think that’s likely to change.” Others would back the man who declared: “We believe his people can take this football club to the next...

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