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  1. Shrimperstrust

    Social Inclusion Through Sport - Shrimpers Trust And Aviva

    The Shrimpers Trust is delighted that its social inclusion project has been approved by Aviva as a candidate for their community fund scheme. The description of our bid submitted to Aviva is as follows: The Shrimpers Trust, an organisation of around 1200 members run entirely by volunteers is...
  2. Discontinued Chocolate bars that you miss

    Hi all, apologies for the random subject but me and my fiancée have been talking about chocolate bars that we miss. I remember having a chocolate bar that I really loved but some the life of me I can't remember what it was. It has been really bugging me! I was born in the 90's and don't...
  3. Pre thread description

    Any chance of changing the post match one? It's so long it means you can't select the thread or see what game it's for!
  4. DoDTS

    31st January Newport at Home and a Disaster

    Serious Thread. 31st January 2014 Southend United play Newport County at home..... 61 years ago exactly; 31st January 1953 Southend United played Newport County at home. That night the worst floods ever to hit South East Essex killed over 60 people. Quite a coincidence that we are playing the...
  5. southend4ever

    It's with a Heavy Heart...

    That I ask you please to show your generosity and kindness please to 'Save Gee Gee'. http://www.gofundme.com/Gee-Gee-Fund#description Some things in life put others into perspective. On Monday I found out that my ex-university lecturer and now good friend's daughter aged just 9 has been...
  6. shrimperhosk

    Pre Friday Blues getting you down, fear not have a look at this Old School PS

    as in description fast forward to 1.20 made my day this lol
  7. steveo

    Laugh. Out. Loud

    Thats quite funny. It ends with "Chief of police in Hvolsvöllur Sveinn K. Rúnarsson told mbl.is that the woman simply "had no idea that she was missing.
  8. Razam

    Interesting Article On New Stadiums

  9. Memory Lane Life as a football supporter in the 60's.

    I'm currently midway through an assignment on Subculture's during the 60's (No, I'm not a history student), and was wondering if anybody could give me an insight, personal experiences or simply a description of what being a Southend Supporter was during the 60's. Any references to the Mods...
  10. BBC Essex Commentary

    Anyone else think its awful? Very little description of what is going on, you never know where the ball is or which team has it and every now and then you get goals from nothing due to the lack of any descriptive build up.I'm my opinion the main problem is that they spend far to long talking...
  11. Vange Shrimper

    Check this out on Ebay...

    Anyone want a Sat Nav?! Go onto ebay and type in this code: 180726587776 Have a read of the description, see what you think :smile:
  12. DoDTS

    The 1953 Floods

    I hope the following is of some interest, on a Saturday afternoon in 1953 Southend United played a poor game of football, the crowd had a good old moan and then went home totally unaware of the disaster that would hit locally in a few hours time. Saturday 31st January 1953 Southend United 1-0...
  13. What to do with my PS3

    Over the last three or four weeks my PS3's been slowly going a bit Bilel Mohsni... Turning itself off, taking a while to boot, starting fights with opposition strikers, erasing preset HDMI settings and the like. This culminated in yesterday's horror show of turning itself on while I was at work...
  14. Bluesmanager

    Now That's One Helluva Drink...

    http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/tees/7598614.stm Assuming that's a one-off case, how long d'you think it'd take to get absolutely wrecked beyond all description?
  15. manor15

    Group B Summary

    Group B Played Wins Draws Losses For Against GD Pts Argentina 3 3 0 0 7 1 +6 9 South Korea 3 1 1 1 5 6 -1 4 Greece 3 1 0 2 2 5 -3 3 Nigeria 3 0 1 2 3 5 -2 1 Group God: Leo Messi has proved that he really is one of the best players ever to play the game of football. Sure, he lacked the...
  16. pringlejon

    Is the Anonymous Bidder a SZer?

    http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/essex/8589766.stm Two historic sex...
  17. manor15

    eBay Description

    http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=230451057921&afsrc=1#ht_1200wt_1165 [/SIZE][/FONT] :D
  18. overseas shrimper

    Ian Tilson & The Coca Cola Football League Podcast

    I downloaded the latest edition of the above titled podcast and, in the description line on iTunes it mentioned several names of this week's featured guests. One was a certain 'Ian Tilson'. I wondered... could this be OUR 'Tilson'? Could the media get SUFC matters wrong so often? Especially on...
  19. ldnfatso

    Only a man would attempt this!

    Pocket Tazer Stun Gun, a great gift for the wife... A guy who purchased his lovely wife a pocket Tazer for their anniversary submitted this to a forum: Last weekend I saw something at Larry's Pistol & Pawn Shop that sparked my interest... The occasion was our 15th anniversary and I was...
  20. Things aint that bad at RH after all

    Reading this you realise things aint too bad at SUFC, this is an actual letter sent to Grimsby Town by a fan after a game this season, read on its very good........ Dear Players of Grimsby Town FC I am writing with regard to my absolute astonishment and disbelief as to the sheer magnitude...