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  1. DoDTS

    Andy Thomson

    I came across an article in a Queen of the South programme about Andy Thomson the following is an extract: Dalglish was one of many scouts attracted to Thomson during his five year spell at Palmerston (Queen of the South), A lot ofclubs including Chelsea, Rangers, Spurs, Leicester, Aberdeen...
  2. RHB

    Credit and debit card surcharges to be banned

    One of my pet hates is when I get charged a surcharge for paying for something by Credit or Debit card. So this latest gem was music to my ears. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-40648641 One short extract from the link made me really glad that we're leaving the EU (allegedly). We won't have...
  3. Strangest song lyrics

    We've had a few song threads just lately and here's another. I will kick off proceedings with an extract from the magnificant Werewolves of London by Warren Zevon He's a hairy handed gent who ran amok in Kent but lately he's been overheard in Mayfair. You'd better stay away from him, he'll rip...
  4. Xàbia Shrimper

    Southend United and CD Javea

    Extract from the latest Shrimpers Trust newsletter: Meanwhile, a swathe of youngsters, have found time to gain work experience in non-League football, with Luke Thurlbourne in particular impressing at St Albans City of Blue Square Conference South. Henry has appeared at BGB Southern League...
  5. Forever A Shrimper

    The beauty of the FA Cup...

    Final Score: Barnsley 1 - Chelsea 0 "Jamal Campbell-Ryce and Odejayi were a threat throughout and made a mockery of Chelsea's experienced international's at times." Extract from the match report. How far can Barnsley go? Match Report
  6. ldnfatso

    Medical Alert

    The Center for Disease Control has issued a medical alert about a highly contagious, potentially dangerous virus that is transmitted orally, by hand, and even electronically. This virus is called Weary Overload Recreational Killer (WORK). If you receive WORK from your boss, any of your...
  7. londonblue

    The Stoke view of the match

    An extract from the Stoke OS:- The referee didn't help the flow of the game with some strange decisions, none more so than the booking of Andy Griffin for what seemed a good challenge for a fifty-fifty ball just before half-time. Griffin was hurt when the Southend player showed his studs, but...
  8. Sean 2

    No need for it.................

    When Kev moans to the ref he puts pressure on himself.Then when he puts in a decent challenge his opponent will go down like a sack of rice pudding.Other teams at this level know when a player has berated the ref,and will look to highlight the case as soon as possible.The idea is to put a vision...
  9. Shrimper2thecore

    Essex University Magazine...

    As you all know The University of Essex is in Col******r, and so i thought i had to let you all know an article that is in the Universtiy Mag (The Rabbit), this week. It is all about taking a break from exams, and not revising 24/7, and an extract reads: And if you want to celebrate the end of...
  10. From a Man City forum

    Posted: Fri Mar 17, 2006 3:22 pm Post subject: THE GOAT'S FINAL FAREWELL......BOOK EARLY!!!!!!! -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Hi fellow blues! Can I apologise in advance for having my first post as an...
  11. Miller's View of Friday's Match

    An interesting and thoughtful report.... An extract that I have difficulty arguing with:
  12. JCR - Hearing

    It seems like JCR's hearing has finally been set for the 6th February, according to the MillersMad website: - MillersMad An extract from MillersMad: - "The FLDC could give Southend a number of various penaltys should the case be proved against them including, Fines, Transfer Embargo's...