Happy New Year!

I clocked up far, far too many miles over the festive period…roughly 1,300, in fact, over the course of little more than a week. It started in Manchester on Boxing Day and took me on a round trip via Nantwich, Torquay, Southampton, back to Torquay, then on to Swindon and then Hertford before returning to Nantwich. After spending New Year’s Eve with…

Football: Best of 2014

For me, 2014 was a year full of football – as well as the domestic highs and lows of the Barclays Premier League, there was an exciting UEFA Champions League competition that culminated in an all-Madrid Final in Lisbon, followed by the intense euphoria and carnival atmosphere that surrounded the FIFA World Cup in Brazil. I’ve…