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  1. BARNETBLUE

    Cheap travel in comfort to Morcambe!

    Hey all...I'd love to drive up there on Sat, lifelong Shrimper!!...will be going from N London/Herts border (flexible within reason here)...Problem being I am not working and cash a bit tight!...If anyone would chip in a bit for diesel then all of our dreams may just yet come true...
  2. The Big Shrimp

    Road Travel To Bury

    Just arrived in Manchester and thought I'd warn anybody driving up to be aware that there are potential delays due to roadworks either side of the M6 toll roads starting South of Coventry. When moving it was 50 mph average speed cameras all through it. I'm writing this from the comfort of my...
  3. Cricko

    Day 5. Christmas Quiz . Cryptic 2

    CRYPTIC DRINKS: 1. Yeoman of the guard? - Beefeater 2. M D C L X 1 V? - 1664 3. Left on board ship? - Port 4. Newborns pork? - Babycham 5. 23rd letter phonetically? - Whiskey 6. Stringed instrument? - Harp 7. Deceased Labour party leaders tipple? - John Smiths 8. Sounds like my mates smart -...
  4. Evening Echo

    Behind the scenes of what you see on your TV screens

    THOSE Southend United fans that opted to watch last night’s game against Oxford from the comfort of their armchairs will have seen a typically slick Sky Sports production. More...
  5. yogi bear up the cagire

    Pre-Match Thread Chesterfield v southend united

    Time to look forward to next weekend. I was delighted to have gone to the league fixture at the start of the season and to see how well we can play, even if, in the end, a result was snatched from us. To all those going up have a great time and have a pint in the Derby Tup for me! (What was the...
  6. Top Five Regrets of the Dying

    As below.... What might your biggest regret be? NB superblue24 - Regret #2..........
  7. lets fill the North Bank

    Apologies for another thread but just for next couple of games lets all move out of the comfort zone of the west bank and move into the mighty NORTH BANK and create a mighty roar for the BLUES 200+ fans already in there create a good sound but another 1000 would be amazing I for one am a north...
  8. Shrimperstrust

    Shrimpers Trust News Rendezvous With The Blues - Tuesday 5th February 2013

    The Rendezvous Casino have come up with a superb 'Fans Package' for the Away Leg of the JPT Regional Final on Tuesday 5th February 2013. Southend United Supporters who can't make the game can watch the 1st leg vs Leyton Orient in the comfort of the Sports Lounge at the Casino for just £5 which...
  9. TrueBlue

    True Blue Travel - Best Price to SZ Users

    Now that I am an official zone advertiser/sponsor now I can do this legitimately (Thanks to Cricko for calling me and arranging) Special prices for Zone members looking after the SUFC community Something to think about: When you go on holiday it starts from the moment you leave your house so...
  10. OldBlueLady

    News re: Mitchell Cole

    Mitchell's widow, Charly gave birth to a baby girl, Leni, yesterday. I hope that she will bring comfort to the family during the dark times they will be experiencing right now. Also, Mitchell's funeral will take place in Stevenage on 17th December. Does anyone think it would be nice to do a...
  11. Suffolk Shrimper In Dorset

    Complete contrasts: what's your experience?

    Tomorrow courtesy of some corporate thing I am off to the Emirates to see Arsenal v Man City. Top of the Premiershite stuff with two clubs who have everything to play for, and putting the overpaid egotistical attitudes of the players to one side, a game packed full of players with immense...
  12. pickledseal

    Crisis Open Christmas 2011

    Few days spare over the festive period? http://youtu.be/hNC8vJcrqRs Every year (except last year when I was on holiday) I do a few shifts on the Activities and Entertainments team. Always a lot of fun and very rewarding, feels good at this time of year to give people a bit of warmth, shelter...
  13. CC51DAS

    Club to experiment with free admission ?

    With attendances starting to dwindle, I understand that the Club is to look at possible ways to entice the so called 'marginal supporters' who might otherwise be tempted by the lure of neighbouring clubs such as Canvey , Chelmsford and even Braintree Town, to visit Roots Hall. It is not thought...
  14. Harold Bishop Killer

    Yorkshire 3 Peak Challenge - Shameless Sponsorship Plug

    Hello one and all, This is a shameless plug to help myself and some follow work colleagues in our challenge to tackle 24 miles across the highest peaks on the Yorkshire Dales on the 16th July 2011. Doesn't sound too bad does it? Well, to us very unprepared and unfit trekkers we might as...
  15. * ORM *

    Old fashioned sweets

    New shop called timeless opposite the Oakwood pub in Eastwood. Not been in there but from the outside looks as if it contains all the old favourites. Mmmmmmmmmmm aniseed balls, mmmmmmmmmmm winter comfort, mmmmmmmmmmm sherbert fountain, mmmmmmmmmmm ................
  16. so this is where we are

    without so much as a whimper or discord, martins plans have come to frution a ****** 14,000 seater stadium in the middle of knowhere, with no income for southend utd, rather the other way round as clearly he is going to rent it to us(or rather one of his many insolvent companies may) when the...
  17. some more life in the 70's rubbish...

    SCHOOL -- 1970 vs. 2010 Scenario: Johnny and Mark get into a fistfight after school. 1970 - Crowd gathers. Johnny wins. Johnny and Mark shake hands and end up best mates for life. 2010 - Police called, arrests Johnny and Mark.. Charge them with assault, both expelled even though Mark...
  18. Cricko

    Kulula Airline

    Kulula is an Airline with it's head office situated in Johannesburg . Kulula airline attendants make an effort to make the in-flight "safety lecture" and announcements a bit more entertaining. Here are some real examples that have been heard or reported: Kulula's new paint scheme "Flying...
  19. DTS

    Question Mediums and Psycics.

    Where do you stand? The Mrs is out at the moment with one of my old work mates (a woman I should add) and our respective daughters. Now this girl I used to work with used to go to a medium all the time so she could speak to her dead grandparents and get guidance. She swears by it. One her last...
  20. southend4ever

    Question Can you give me some good reasons why I should attend tonight?

    I have had a horrendous last week at work. Yesterday was the worst day since joining the company. Today has not been much better. I will be here until 7ish. Why should I boycott the comfort of my armchair and dinner to bust a gut to get to Roots Hall and eat some chips and have a beer? In other...
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