Monthly Archives: October 2012

Ground Hopping The Trilogy: Leyton Orient v Hartlepool 16th October 2012; S*nderland v Newcastle United 21st October 2012 and Leyton Orient v Colchester United 23rd October 2012

Why a trilogy you ask? Well, the real answer is that I’m being lazy, but I’m going to pretend that it is because I have written previously about going to the grounds featured in this post. PART ONE So, following … Continue reading

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Lawyers (are) Jokes

Just to prove I can laugh at one of my professions   Q: What’s the difference between a female lawyer and a pitbull? A: Lipstick. Q: What do you call a lawyer with an IQ of 100? A: Your Honour. … Continue reading

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How to Avoid Work & Waste Money?

Imagine you are a shopkeeper. You earn your living by the shop being open & by you selling your wares. That is one of the reasons that Asian run corner shops survive & seemingly thrive whilst traditional shops seem to … Continue reading

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Why Routinely Arming The Police Is Wrong – Its Blindingly Obvious

As the title says, in my view arming the police routinely is wrong, despite the hysteria in the media following the tragic deaths of the 2 female officers in Manchester recently. There was also the off duty PC killed in … Continue reading

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Freedom & The Human Rights Illusion

There have been a number of stories recently that should make you question the existence and extent of the so called freedoms we have now. We are told by politicians that the Human Rights Act guarantees our freedoms of speech, … Continue reading

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Ground Hopping Part 2: Romford v Soham Town Rangers 13th October 2012

So as part of Non League Day I went to the Romford v Soham Town Rangers game as the second game of the day.   Now, Romford do not play in Romford at all. They used to play at Aveley’s … Continue reading

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Ground Hopping: Aveley v Brentwood Town FC 13th October 2012

Today is Non League Day. This is an annual event arranged on a weekend when there is International Football and therefore no Premiership or Championship football. The aim is to showcase the non league game and to encourage those who … Continue reading

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