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Last minute GTFC Christmas present ideas

We can’t all be as lucky as Lloyd Griffith and get Lenell John-Lewis under the tree at Christmas, so if you haven’t yet submitted your Christmas list to Santa, you might want to include one of these festive treats from the club shop at Blundell Park. 126 more words

Grimsby Town

Power House - Interview with Rachel Grant and Paine Proffitt

You can click on each page to open in a separate window and then you can zoom in to make the text bigger if you need it . 160 more words

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Excited to see the forthcoming "Almost Home" exhibition by the wonderful artists Rachel Grant and Paine Proffitt. It will be opening at Barewall this weekend (4th -18th October 2014) in Burslem, Stoke on Trent. Take a look at this Barewall gallery site link for more details of opening times and some images of the style of work you will see in the exhibition: http://www.barewall.co.uk/art-collector-events/Almost-Home-Rachel-Grant-and-Paine-Proffitt-2014/ Here is a reposting of the interview "Power House", that I had the pleasure of doing with Rachel and Paine a couple of years ago at their old home ...

Painting the beautiful game – Paine Proffitt

Cloth caps, rattles, Bovril, heaving crowds, balls with laces and boots that were…well, boots. All of these iconic images can be found in the paintings of Paine Proffitt, an American artist who came to Britain and fell in love with football. 840 more words

English Football

Santa Claus is coming to (Grimsby) Town

There’s only four weeks to go until Christmas and if you’re like me you’ll be looking to buy presents for loved ones (and maybe even a few people you’re not so keen on). 437 more words

Grimsby Town

Painting Football: the Fine Art of Paine Proffitt

Away Colours has been a great admirer of American born painter Paine Proffitt’s vintage style football paintings, since first noticing the “Book of Albion” programme covers that Paine designed for West Bromwich Albion FC in 2011. 395 more words

Fan Culture

Clown (not) resting......

A couple of years back, I was lucky enough to start looking through the studio of John Shelton (1923-1993). In there were paintings, ceramic figures and his notes – including diary entries recounting his time in… 378 more words


Bringing Back the Burslem Boys

Real friendship and true talent are precious things – strong yet fragile.

Mix them together and you have the foundations for the forthcoming exhibition The Burslem Boys.  201 more words

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