Friendly Birmingham brightening the January gloom

It was the grey-est, gloomiest, damp January day and yet the people of Birmingham seemed to have lots to smile about. Our day in Brum for Cup football and a Burns Night Supper started with a Peroni for me and a glass of Kir Royale for Mrs Jones in Grand Central’s upmarket Frizzenti bar.  Next toContinue reading “Friendly Birmingham brightening the January gloom”

Watching the FA Cup in a kilt!

An exciting day beckons.  Along with Liverpool and Man City, Coventry City have made it to the 4th Round of the FA Cup.  Ok so have Shrewsbury and Tranmere but it’s still an achievement for a League One team in the third tier of English football to get this far.  Even more exciting we’ve beenContinue reading “Watching the FA Cup in a kilt!”

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