Amy Hughes 53:53

Most people, myself included, have never run a marathon, and most never will. The preparation involved with a 26-mile run is physical and psychological; it requires both your body and mind to be at their strongest. So what does it take to run 53 of them…fifty-three…5-3? And in consecutive days?! Shropshire runner Amy Hughes decided…

Chester vs. Wrexham: The Cross-Border Derby

Derby matches all over the world bring their own sense of tension and excitement, as well as hatred and usually the odd spot of violence thrown in for good measure. This derby match is no different. Chester and Wrexham are situated no more than 12 miles apart, separated only by the border between England and…

No Place Like Gnome

Having spent the past week documenting the successes of both Merseyside clubs in Europe and using every spare moment editing wedding pictures, I returned to Premier League action at the weekend, where a jaunt back up to Turf Moor was in store for me on Saturday. Sunderland were the visitors to Burnley’s historic old ground, for a match-up…

LFC & EFC In The UCL & UEL

European football returned to Merseyside this week, with both Liverpool and Everton in action. The Reds are back in the UEFA Champions League for the first time in 5 years, and kicked off their Group B campaign at home to Bulgarian side PFC Ludogorets Razgrad, whilst Everton entertained VfL Wolfsburg in the Europa League. The build-up…

Out With The Old

This summer’s English football transfer window saw more last-minute signings than any other I can remember, and not only were there lots of players switching clubs, but many of them were big names too. Manchester United were the busiest of the lot, bringing in a whole host of players to help re-build a flagging squad with…

Back In The Groove

The new football season is off and running, and I’ve already had my fair share of games to cover. Here is a selection of pictures I’ve taken over the last couple of weeks… First up was a trip back home to Suffolk, to see Ipswich Town take on Norwich City in the Championship…    …