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    On This Day - 30th January 1649 ...

    They deliberately set up the scaffold so that he would have to lay across the floor. Making sure he had no dignity. Sorry, his small size was irrelevant - I just remembered he was a very small King.
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    John Cooper Clarke - Mbrough Town Hall

    He played at the Rock Garden.
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    On This Day - 30th January 1649 ...

    Charles II was a really nasty piece of work. One of the most vindictive of people. I guess the regicide of his dad didn't please him too much. But there was no thought of making any concessions whatsoever when he returned to Britain as a king. He got busy executing anyone and everyone linked to...
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    On This Day - 30th January 1649 ...

    He stood less than 5ft 4inches tall. But even so the scaffold was set so low he had to lay down.
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    John Cooper Clarke - Mbrough Town Hall

    JOHN COOPER CLARKE TUE 9 MAY 2023 COMEDY John Cooper Clarke shot to prominence in the 1970s as the original ‘people’s poet’. His unique poetry was put to music by producer Martin Hannett and a band of Mancunians The Invisible Girls. Seminal tracks such as Beasley St and Evidently Chickentown...
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    Watmore to Millwall ?

    Apologies.
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    On This Day - 30th January 1649 ...

    ... King Charles 1st was executed/ The execution happened in the afternoon before the public on a scaffold set up outside the Banqueting House in London. The executioner wore a mask and wig to hide his identity but beheaded Charles with one blow of the axe. In other words he knew what he was...
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    Lumley subbed against man itd

    He has been their first team keeper all season though and very popular choice with the supporters as well as Paul Ince. I have a friend who is a season ticket holder and he tells me how well he has played this season.
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    Watmore to Millwall ?

    He had a head injury - so wasn't available for several early games under Carrick.
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    Is there “bots” on this site?

    They are not allowed to post - their accounts are not validated.
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    Match Day Public Transport Problems

    Thanks for these replies. Please keep them coming.
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    Match Day Public Transport Problems

    Thanks. Does anyone rely on National Express/Megabus etc?
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    An Evening with Richard Strange

    Remember this is coming up on Saturday at the Westgarth Social Club, Middlesbrough. Promoter Steve Harland has posted an interesting interview up on facebook. https://www.northernsoul.me.uk/interview-richard-strange/?fbclid=IwAR1ZqX9G-HbRgkn6ZDJ6BpeqsdfNzqYrC1k7VS7eHTAMIEAmR6m9LVsADI8
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    Match Day Public Transport Problems

    I mentioned recently how the express bus service to Newcastle is now far slower, with more stops. I also heard on Saturday how National Express and Megabus have cut some Saturday evening services from Middlesbrough this season all making it harder for people to travel by public transport to...
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    Food Bank and Boot Collection at MFC on Saturday

    Middlesbrough Supporters Forum - Boro v Blackpool Saturday Feb 4th our collection for...
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    Independent Venue Week

    Looking forward to covering the Ku Bar gig for NARC magazine. Good to see so many gigs at independent venues again.
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    Is there “bots” on this site?

    Yes we do try and filter out a fair amount at the door
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    Zack Steffen today

    Zack STEFFEN
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    Carrick: ‘We’re looking to improve, but if we can’t, we’re fine’

    Of course it could all be spin from his agent.
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    Carrick: ‘We’re looking to improve, but if we can’t, we’re fine’

    Nope. Did you also notice he was quick to point out he had no issue with Zack Steffen. It is the kind of calm resolve that saw us turn a big defeat at Burnley into a blip. Great to repeat that at home to Watford.
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