A write old life.

Dougie Brimson. Author, screenwriter, serial moaner.

Monthly Archives: April, 2012

Chelsea FC – The Samantha Brick of football.


Not for the first time, the great game finds itself dragged into the news for all the wrong reasons. Thanks to Ashley Young and his shameful theatrics for Manchester United … Continue reading

April 16, 2012 · 1 Comment

Hillsborough. RIP the 96.


On this most awful of anniversary’s, please take a few moments to remember the 96 souls who died at Hillsborough 23 years ago today. I’ve written much about that fateful … Continue reading

April 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

Samantha Brick – A male perspective on a very public bitchfest


Like many chaps, I have looked on bemused as the drama (or should that be saga) of the Samantha Brick story has unfolded across the media. Now for those who … Continue reading

April 14, 2012 · 4 Comments

General Galtieri – my part in his downfall.


Originally posted on A write old life. :
Victory in the Falklands. Take that you Argies…..  I am a Falklands Veteran. Yes, that’s right, 33 years ago I was one of…

April 5, 2012 · Leave a comment

General Galtieri – my part in his downfall.


 I am a Falklands Veteran. Yes, that’s right, 33 years ago I was one of those brave  souls who headed south to drive the invading Argentinean scum off of our … Continue reading

April 2, 2012 · 9 Comments