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  1. Silencer

    Hal Robson-Kanu, Sean Morrison and Adam Federici

    All three former loanees just played for 120 minutes for Reading in an EPIC 12 goal thriller between Reading and Arsenal in the Capital One Cup. Great nights entertainment :thumbsup: slightly more exciting than Saturday's shower of **** that we endured saturday
  2. Capital One Cup - 1st Round - Peterborough (Away)

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  3. Razam

    Interesting Article On New Stadiums

  4. callan

    Lets invade France

    Ok....plenty of reasons for invading them (see below for some, I googled off the web earlier),so who's in?....and what can you bring to the team? 1. Riots. There is nothing the French like more than a riot. Half the time it doesn’t have to be about anything particular, they just like getting...
  5. Dream league

    Purely hypothetical exercise but assume that the league competition has to be restarted (with players reallocated) and the football league has asked you to create a premier league for British teams to make a fresh start. Ok this isn't a realistic scenario but go with it!!! Player assets have...
  6. Cricko

    Stadium and The Council

    From today Echo: Stadium won't figure in next council budget. Council finance bosses believe work on Southend United's new stadium will not start for at least another 7 months. Finance chiefs at the Civic Centre are not banking on getting the £7.7 million as part of the Blues stadium deal...
  7. OldBlueLady

    Death Penalty vote back in the forefront

    According to Sky News, MPs may be about to debate the reintroduction of the death penalty: With the vast improvements in DNA and forensic findings, is it time for a more up to date viewpoint from the cross section of SZ posters at large? For myself, I believe that if the evidence is 100%...
  8. Norway Tragedy - interesting (lack of a) story

    http://talkaboutequality.wordpress.com/2011/08/01/if-a-married-lesbian-couple-saves-40-teens-from-the-norway-massacre-and-no-one-writes-about-it-did-it-really-happen/ Seems really strange that this hasn't made the news.
  9. Kent Shrimper

    Easyjet Flights from Southend on sale

    Good mix of destinations, can only be a good thing in my opinion London Southend now on sale! Enter our fantastic prize draw Book a return trip for early summer 2012, from London Southend Airport and you could win a pair of tickets* to every other desination now on sale from this brand new...
  10. chadded

    Alexis Jordan

    I think I'm in love. My better half is, or at least should be aware, that when Lucy Pinder realises I exist and falls in love with me, she will be dropped like a thing that gets dropped and Lucy and I will live happily ever after. However, I think even Lucy might just get dropped if Alexis...
  11. jamesmut2000

    Tara Brady

    I don't know whether anyone else saw this article so thought i'd post it up here now the Zone is (finally :smile:) back online. linky As I've highlighted above -how much is his significant investement??
  12. pickledseal

    Bobby Robson (RIP) & Liberia: Football's Legacy of hope

    Saw this two page spread in yesterday's Sunday Mirror (can't find anything more than <this>, and found corresponding article on CAFOD website. It doesn't quite explain where all the shirts came from in this article but they were the ones left at St James' park: Liberia: Football's Legacy of...
  13. Smiffy

    Latest Rumours Dutch Investors

    Another classic from the football rumours site. Is this Einstein's doing?! 25 Jul 2010 15:13:05 Dutch investors based in The Hague are carefully reviewing the financial situation at Southend United. Should HMRC successfully put Southend in administration next week, they are ready to inject...
  14. Sturrock calls for fans backing - BBC website

    404 - Page Not Found This might be because you typed the web address incorrectly. Please check the address and spelling ensuring that it does not contain capital letters or spaces. It is possible that the page you were looking for may have been moved, updated or deleted. Please click the back...
  15. Bob Cratchitt

    A different type of Aston Martin to hit the Streets.

    In July 2008, a competition was launched by BoJo to design a new Routemaster bus for the capital, attracting attracted 700 entries. Warwickshire-based sports car maker Aston Martin, along with architects Foster and Partners, won the £25,000 prize jointly with Wiltshire bus maker Capoco Design...
  16. manor15


    Algeria Manager: Rabah Saadane Captain: Yazid Mansouri FIFA Ranking: 27 Group C Background: Algeria, or les Fennecs (the Desert Foxes), will be making their third World Cup appearance after appearing twice consecutively in 1982 and 1986, exiting at the group stage on both occasions. Algeria's...
  17. MrB

    Article on Capital Punishment in Ohio

    Very interesting read. Nobody truly knows whether he was innocent other than himself but if he was, I can't really imagine what it must be like waiting there so long knowing that your time is approaching for something you didn't do. Da'rryl Durr
  18. canveyshrimper

    ****ing Cyclists

    With sincere apologies for the responsible and sensible cyclists here, but what is it with ****ing cyclists. Twice in a matter of seconds this morning I came close to breathing my last due to two irresponsible idiots. After getting off the bus at Benfleet Station the lights were obligingly set...
  19. The end of BBC6 Music?

    Seems as though the Beeb are cutting one of the most eclectic and diverse radio stations to ever grace the airwaves. When it first started it was superb, with no playlist, DJ's like Gideon Coe and Phil Jupitus allowed to play whatever the hell they liked, such as brilliant idea and huge relief...
  20. DTS

    Question For the clever accountant types.

    Right, Can someone help me - Its tax return time and as usual I have left it to the last minutes despite me doing the wives in November last year. 1) In the 2008-2009 tax year I was employed so am I right in thinking that my employer would have paid all my tax due on my behalf (They were a big...