Port Talbot: the dramatic soul of Wales and producer of Michael Sheen, Richard Burton and Anthony Hopkins.
And today, unwanted football drama as visiting director of football Andy Preece threatened to take his team off the pitch after he was called a black bastard.
Continue reading Let there be light – Port Talbot 2 Airbus Broughton 2
The Boleyn – heading, like the woman it’s named after, for the chop.
Continue reading Till death us do part – West Ham 1 Wolves 0
Rum old Ramsgate: Van Gogh lived here, UKIP wooed it ardently and, a good sign this, the spirit of Dennis the Menace is alive and kicking.
Continue reading A Beano by the beach – Ramsgate 1 Hythe 3
Last game before the winter break, as Ukraine wraps up warm and retreats into hibernation.
Vorskla, fifth, versus Zorya, third.
Continue reading Viva Vorskla! Poltava 0 Zorya Lugansk 2
First game for European football’s bad boys of the moment since they’ve had their backsides whipped.
Continue reading The banned played on – Dynamo Kyiv 2 Chornomorets Odesa 1
Finally someone has built a shopping centre that is socially useful.
Trouble is, it’s in Belgrade.
Continue reading The carpet in the clouds – Vozdovac 1 Novi Pazar 0
The thrill of the new has re-energised this most peculiarly talented relic of the punk era.
Continue reading Penetration, The Garage, London