Colour by Numbers: Shades of sporting success

'The World Cup is a very complicated tournament - six games, seven if you make it to the final - and maybe if you lose one game you're out, even if you're the best' - Pele  Football. Whether you love it or hate it it’s been hard to avoid this summer and although I would … Continue reading Colour by Numbers: Shades of sporting success

Pavel Srnicek 10.03.1968 – 29.12.2015

'A truly beautiful soul has left this world far too early. Thank you so much for everything you did for me, Pav’ - Steve Harper I posted here a fortnight ago about how my mum and dad had gone along to a book signing and met Newcastle goalie Pavel Srnicek. Sadly, less than 10 days … Continue reading Pavel Srnicek 10.03.1968 – 29.12.2015

Pavel is a Geordie: When Pav met the Weatherstones

'Football is a fertility festival. Eleven sperm trying to get into the egg. I feel sorry for the goalkeeper' - Bjork I have a bit of a funny relationship with football. Whilst I would never declare myself a football fan, I like the fact it serves as a good excuse to go to the pub and … Continue reading Pavel is a Geordie: When Pav met the Weatherstones