Archive for April, 2018

Male grassroots teams given retention boost by new £1m FA funding scheme

A brand new funding scheme is set to aid the retention of adult male teams within grassroots football clubs. The £1 million fund has been created to boost football’s traditional format following a recent decrease in the number of adult male FA-affiliated grassroots league teams. Retain the Game, which is funded by The FA and […]

Sports Image Search: Google Eliminates ‘View Image’ Button

If you carry out Google Image searches on a regular basis, you may have noticed a rather significant change that’s crept into the equation over the past few weeks. When searching for images, like for example sports images, of any kind, the ‘View Image’ button is now notable by its absence. Announcing the modification by […]

The Grand National – Part of British Culture!

My personal memories of horse racing go back to the 1980s, where we would visit my elderly grandfather in the West Heath area of Birmingham. Jim was originally from Dublin Ireland and was an avid horse racing fan. He literally lived his life for his main hobby which was nipping down to the bookies to place […]