EMPTY SEATS AT THE ETIHAD, STANDING ROOM AT CLOUDWATER

His Highness Sheikh Mansour recently wrote to me to highlight the progress made under his stewardship of Manchester City over the last decade. 40 points in every season, half-and-half scarf sellers for every game, folk who turn up in Colin Bell Stand 15 minutes after kick off looking for Row R etc. etc. No mention… Continue reading EMPTY SEATS AT THE ETIHAD, STANDING ROOM AT CLOUDWATER

TO BATTERSEA AND BACK AGAIN

I was looking forward to a day at Ikea in Milton Keynes with Mrs RM yesterday, but she denied me that pleasure.¬† Given that 8.2% of trips to Ikea in 2015 ended in divorce, perhaps she was well-intentioned. Needing a long walk (and¬†hiking round Ikea would have achieved that) I took an early train to… Continue reading TO BATTERSEA AND BACK AGAIN