Bucks Season Review 2016/17

Where to start when summarising the 2016/17 season for AFC Telford United? When following the club and writing output for the match programme and on social media, the words I’ve probably used more than most are ‘disappointing’, ‘frustrating’ and ‘inconsistent’. In that sense it’s probably been harder to watch than the previous season’s struggle against … More Bucks Season Review 2016/17

Sale? Mail? Fail!

On what was an otherwise forgettable day for Burnley Football Club, it was a moment that captured the imagination and drew praise from far and wide. Having a group of the club’s older supporters take to the field as mascots, hand-in-hand with the players, sent a terrific message out; that the club values those senior … More Sale? Mail? Fail!

Tears for Souvenirs?

“This is what is so wrong with football now”. “I know it’s a cliché but those monstrosities have no place in football”. What phenomenon could have given rise to comments such as these? Well it’s the half-and-half scarf, and specifically it was this photograph, shared on Twitter by respected football writer Henry Winter, that prompted … More Tears for Souvenirs?

Vital Volunteers

Every club has them, and it is probably not overstating it to say that every non-league club needs them.  They are the volunteers, a small army of people who, for a huge variety of reasons, find that simply paying on the turnstile and supporting their team isn’t enough. Some first volunteered through necessity; something needed … More Vital Volunteers