Truro City FC Takes Its Final Steps Towards The Gallows


Ian began writing Twohundredpercent in May 2006. He lives in Brighton. He has also written for, amongst others, Pitch Invasion, FC Business Magazine, The Score, When Saturday Comes, Stand Against Modern Football and The Football Supporter. Ian was the first winner of the Socrates Award For Not Being Dead Yet at the 2010 NOPA awards for football bloggers.

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5 Responses

  1. Sean Travers says:

    What a great article Jenni, you would not believe what emotions I have been through today. Your edit at the end of your story tells you just how crazy the world of a football supporter can be!!!! On a cold, wet October afternoon – suddenly a bright light appeared out of the darkness!!! Could a miracle have really happened? I’ll check back with you in the morning before I can start smiling once again.


  2. Jamie says:

    Latest news is that the bond has indeed been paid, and City are able to play their next game on Tuesday night. What is less clear is who is actually going to own the club. The bond has been paid by 2 local businessmen, but they haven’t stated that they intend to complete a purchase, so is it a case of them buying the precious commodity of time for a deal to happen? More questions than answers at the moment.

  3. Nathan says:


    franchise, Crawley and Fleetwood next please.

  4. Sean Travers says:

    Yes, thanks for your in-depth imput Nathan. I’m surprised that you could spell franchise!!! Have a nice day now.

  5. Steve Thomas says:

    All the best to the fans who are hoping and trying to save their club.

    I watched Truro’s rise with interest and concern. It seemed like a fairly tale story with the potential to turn into a nightmare. Unfortunately, the nightmare arrived.

    I truely hope the club can be saved and taken over by the Supporters Trust. It’s better to have a club a bit further down the pyramid than not have one at all.

    Pwb lwc!

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