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What I Thought I Knew

Last week my task in learning the power loom was to build the chain that controls the design or pattern in the weave.  It’s what makes the harnesses move.   547 more words


One last stand

Congratulations to Burnley. Proper little club (pop: 87,000), owned by local businessmen with a grounded but forward thinking vision. A club that didn’t flaunt FFP to win promotion last time, and did not risk it all once in the big time, but made friends by playing the right way. 337 more words


Sir Bobby Charlton - Ebgland Legend

Sir Bobby Charlton, byname of Robert Charlton (born Oct. 11, 1937, Ashington, Northumberland, Eng.) player and manager who is regarded as one of the greatest English footballers. 217 more words

Greatest Players

Dreams can come true

I’ve been celebrating Leicester goals and results more than my own team in recent weeks. It wasn’t hard to be fair, but I think we can all join in the celebrations tonight as… 353 more words


1,025 votes for Cousins enough

There had been a fair bit of ill feeling towards hosting a Player of the Year award this season, for obvious reasons, but it is important to remember that this is a fan-organized event outside of the club’s grubby hands. 280 more words


Leeds United 1 Charlton Athletic 2

So low had any confidence in a Charlton result got that when the commentator on BBC Radio 5 read out the latest score from Elland Road as 1-0 to Leeds after they scored, I actually stopped and thought that we are so bad that we must have somehow contrived to have two goals taken away from us! 255 more words