April 25 2014 Latest news:
You can tell the football season’s rapidly reaching its dying embers. Games are finishing in broad daylight, stomachs are gurgling under the weight of a nestful of chocolate eggs and the snooker’s started at The Crucible.
“Mind the gap” said the voice on the Circle Line on Saturday evening. How could I when I had just seen it narrowed to two points as the Canaries’ Craven Cottage curse continued? Then I realised he wasn’t talking about the Premier League relegation scrap.
Norwich City fans have had a touch of the Bonnie Tylers recently. We’ve been ‘Holding Out For a Hero’.
If only Alzheimer’s Research UK had been able to impose a £1 charge on any supporter heard saying “We could do with someone like Duncan Forbes out there today”. Donations would have been off the scale on Saturday.
Norwich City managed to achieve the level of black belt in origami at Aston Villa on Sunday by folding so dramatically in the space of 16 first half minutes. It is the awards season after all.