Southend United Hit The Financial Buffers

It seems as if there’s been an exponential increase in clubs heading for the courts over unpaid tax or VAT bills this season. The answer to the question, “Accrington Stanleee, ‘oo are dey?” was “the League Two club that owe £308,000 to HMRC” until they found salvation...

A Brave New World

Whilst noble in principle, the Abercrombie Report could hardly now be described as having been an unqualified success. The report, which advocated the mass decampment of a million and a half people from the overcrowded East End of London, led to the creation of such...