Archive for September, 2021

Wolves And The Formidable Red Barrier

Wednesday, September 15th, 2021

New Cup Opened Another Route To Glory

I have this obsession with Wolverhampton Wanderers goalkeepers. I wrote a book about them some 30 years ago and these days keep tabs fastidiously on what the current and former keepers are up to. I guess not many folks know (or perhaps care) that there are currently 11 professional keepers at Wolves. Quite how they are all kept happy when there are only three teams to play in, I have no idea.

Spotlight On The Seventies

Sunday, September 12th, 2021

New Book Promises A Colourful New Look

A new book offering a different and detailed look at Wolves in the 1970s comes out early next month. The publication, which contains several hundred photos and has colour on every page, is written by David Instone and takes readers on a season-by-season journey through a dramatic Molineux decade.

Jimmy Mac……When Are You Coming Back?

Thursday, September 9th, 2021

Sales Season - And Now the Road Show Moves On

Jim McCalliog today bid a fond farewell to Wolverhampton as he headed south for the next phase of his promotional book tour. The former Molineux favourite and wife Debbie have spent three or four days in the city and attended more than a dozen signing sessions, many of them with question-and-answer sessions attached.

Back On Course

Monday, September 6th, 2021

Top Turn-Out As Competition Resumes

After last year's enforced cancellation, former Wolves players were back in big numbers on the golf course as a series of new reunions helped make their annual competition another excellent day for local charitable causes. Oxley Park, so often the favoured course for Wolves favourites in past decades, was the setting for a turn-out swelled by the presence of several outsiders from other clubs.

Dear Diary Entry 119

Friday, September 3rd, 2021

Richly Deserved Honour For Rachael

Tuesday, August 4: Much pride around Wolverhampton today when it was announced that Rachael Heyhoe Flint was to have some gates named after her at Lord's. This is a serious honour for anyone with the background in cricket that she had...she even rang the bell once to signify the start of play in a Test Match at the sport's spiritual home.

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