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  1. sufclee

    Southend council: Ron Woodley

    Did anyone pick up on his quotes in respect of the new Spurs shop opening in Southend high street? “It does surprise me they’re opening a store here as their supporters locally seem to be few and far between." “I think it’ll be a good addition to the High Street, but I...
  2. Memory Lane 15000 plus at roots hall

    First vague memories are peering over wall at front of east stand watching Roberts, Bentley, Birks, Slack, May, Beanland, Woodley, Firmani, Mckinvan etc , then the great battles with Watford a few years later who had the 8ft beanpole Ross Jenkins and Luther Blissett in their prime. !! Anyway...
  3. Memory Lane 1st memory

    First post just looking back on database trying to work out first game i saw probably v shrewsbury 1964 won 1-0.Dad lifted me over turnstile and bunged operator 2 bob (10p) to get into paddock(east stand).Vivid memories of two wingers John Mckinven thinnest whitest legs ever saw and Derek...
  4. Yorkshire Blue

    Memory Lane Colin Morris v Derek Woodley 2:5

    Is this the weakest tie of the round? Persuade me otherwise by regaling me with your tales of these two.
  5. Yorkshire Blue

    Memory Lane Derek Woodley v Errol Crossan 1:10 - poll added

    Right, you should know the score by now. Waffle on about how great they were and regale us youngsters with stories from yesteryear and then I add a poll.
  6. OldBlueLady

    Blues stadium bid wins approval

    Piece in the Echo today, a bit different to the one on 22nd April concerning the casino and Morrisons, which seems to me to be the final piece of the jigsaw required: Football chief Ron Martin has been praised by councillors for defying the recession and pressing ahead with plans for Southend...
  7. My Roots Hall.

    Roots Hall. This is probably a lot harder for me than most on here.Yes I know Canvey and a few others were there or therebouts in those old days when it all began for me. I Guess I was about 9 when I used to visit Priory Park and wondered who these people were kicking footballs about, It took...