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Eric Clapton's Blues

Poor Eric Clapton.  He would have been the greatest guitarist of the 20th century* if Jimi Hendrix hadn’t come along and, more importantly, died. Clapton’s fame in London in the 60s extended to people writing “Clapton is God” on walls, and yet when he saw Hendrix for the first time even God himself was shocked at how great a musician he was. 151 more words

Outdoors in East London with a Toddler: Springfield Park

Springfield Park is one of my favourite parks. Partly because it always seems to be sunny there (although I may be getting cause and effect the wrong way round) and partly because the walk there from our flat either takes us over… 167 more words


Battery hens say Clapton is God

Battery hens say Clapton is God

Hens mutter, from this distance all I hear 

is discontent’s white sheet. I keep away, 

a force in the noise winds… 77 more words

New Poetry

The Clapton revolution - the future of non-league football?

THE CLAPTON ULTRAS sing about East London and the fact they are anti-fascist, while celebrating their involvement in the resurgence of a once proud, but more recently dilapidated, amateur football institution. 1,198 more words

Non-League Football

Our top 10 of 2015 – the most viewed stories on GOTP

BY POPULAR DEMAND, we’d like to remind our growing (audience +50% in 2015) of the stories that proved to be the most popular on Game of the People this past year. 326 more words

Song of the Day - 12/31/15

It’s that time of year again. Reflecting on all the things that happened during the course of 2015. It was a very good year in general and I’m thankful to be moving into 2016 with an optimistic and excited outlook. 55 more words