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  1. Floval Flyer

    Memory Lane Couple of great team photographs

    These were posted up on Twitter - what a great bunch of players and also kits...
  2. EU to decriminalise paedophilia

    It is reported that Mr Tindermann's of the EU Court of Human Rights hopes to force through an EU Directive that no photographs of convicted rapists, paedophiles and the like should be published in the media. This is to protect their 'human rights'. He hopes to get this on the statute book by mid...
  3. OldBlueLady

    Fab day with the players at Marsh Farm

    Just want to say a huge thank you to the players and to all the Junior Blues and their families who turned up for the event at Marsh Farm today. We had the best day of the year so far, glorious sunshine, and I hope everyone enjoyed themselves. It was great to see some of the players bring...
  4. Yorkshire Blue

    Multimedia websites

    Am I just being curmudgeonly in disliking the new look cricinfo web-site with its "multimedia" focus? Don't get me wrong, I'm not at all against highlight reels showing actual sporting action appearing on web-sites, or illustrating written articles with photographs, diagrams and the like. It's...
  5. Tangled up in Blue


    "Can't remember where I read it, but: "Not one German bomb dropped on Stoke-on-Trent in World War Two. This, apparently, was because a group of high-ranking Luftwaffe officers, grouped around a table and studying aerial reconnaissance photographs of the area, concluded it had already been...
  6. WightShrimper

    Training photographs

    Good to see the lads looking up for the new season, and just look at Bilel. He looks like he's won the league already! What a character.
  7. Steve Tilson

    Breaks my hearts to have to post this in 'Ex-Shrimpers'.... Now the Tilson-era is over, what do you consider to be his greatest achievement at Southend United Football Club?
  8. CM2 Blue

    Check out the gallery the OS

    Apologies if this has been picked up elsewhere but the gallery photographs on the OS are well worth a look with regard to both our goals. David Scriven take a bow! I sit on the front row in South Upper and was sure that the ball did not cross the line for our first 'goal'. Well, looking at...
  9. DoDTS

    Memory Lane The Forgotten years of the Kursaal

    As some of you probably know I am currently writing a book on Southend United at the Kursaal 1919-1934 and it is nearing completion and is nearly 400pages long. About a year ago I posted asking for any personal or handed down information about the Kursaal and I got some response. I'm now...
  10. Earnie Cooksey Flag STOLEN!!!!

    I know a few people on here go to the England games and just wondered if they could spread the word around other fans that went last night. Whilst a few fans were having there picture taken with the flag outside the stadium, they were attack by a few Spanish thugs, fortunately no one was...
  11. Aberdeen Shrimper

    Celtic goalkeeper at it again

    Celtic goalkeeper Artur Boruc has been called to appear before the SFA disciplinary committee over an alleged gesture made to Rangers fans during last month's Old Firm derby. The Pole has been ordered to face the committee on September 16 over a charge of improper conduct. The SFA review panel...
  12. jamesmut2000

    mastercard wedding?

    Mate email me this one.... MasterCard Wedding You got to love this guy... This is a true story about a recent Wedding that took place at Clemson University . It was in the local newspaper and even Jay Leno mentioned it. It was a huge wedding with about 300 guests. After the wedding, at the...
  13. Maldon Blues

    FansFocus.Com Essex Senior Cup Final

    Hi all, An alternative match report can be found here Match photographs can also be obtained here and these will be added to within the next 24 hours.
  14. ldnfatso

    Master Card Wedding

    You got to love this guy... This is a true story about a recent wedding that took place at Clemson University . It was in the local newspaper and even Jay Leno mentioned it. It was a huge wedding with about 300 guests. After the wedding, at the reception, the groom got up on stage...
  15. Shrimperstrust

    The First 100 Years of SUFC

    Peter Miles and Dave Goody take a look through the history of Southend United, from their formation in 1906, through the early pioneers and the first successful seasons in the Southern League, the grounds the team have played at, the highlights and hurrahs of our favourite team and some of the...
  16. An invitation to share your pictures

    If you have any Southend United related photographs to share, or would like to look at those shared by others, please hop over to the Southend United group on Flickr.
  17. Reading Shrimper

    Just Sport merchandise

    From the looks of the photographs, there a few natty new training tops and things from the Just Sport range - can anyone who went to the shop today say how this new gear compares to the Nike stuff, and what prices are like?
  18. * ORM *

    Well it made me laugh

    No doubt some of you won't find this funny but heregoes: Two Muslim mothers are sitting in a cafe in Ramalah chatting over a pint of milk. The older of the two pulls her bag out and starts flipping through pictures and they start reminiscing. "This is my oldest son. He's 24...
  19. Napster

    Shoebury lass

    Awful news Missing student police find body Julie Geeson visited the pub her twin sister left on New Year's Day Police investigating the disappearance of a student in Cambridge have confirmed that they have found a body. An area of the American Military Cemetery at Madingley has been...
  20. Napster

    Oh dear- Man U sink lower

    United bans signed memorabilia Daniel Taylor Tuesday April 6, 2004 The Guardian Asking a footballer for his autograph might be a simple enough request but in the case of Manchester United it might lead only to disappointment. The world's best-supported club has declared a ban on signing...