A write old life.

Dougie Brimson. Author, screenwriter, serial moaner.

Hillsborough. The ugly truth everyone is avoiding.


Out of respect for the families, I had no intention of commenting on the issue of Hillsborough primarily because everything I’ve had to say has been said in print many … Continue reading

September 13, 2012 · 3 Comments

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

The Safe Standing Debate


The other day, whilst listening to the great Adrian Durham on TalkSport I became slightly irritated. To be fair, TalkSport tends to do that to me these days which is one … Continue reading

June 24, 2011 · 5 Comments

Hillsborough… and other stuff.


The other day, whilst trawling the internet in one of my all too frequent bouts of boredom, I stumbled across a link which took me to a message board. Nothing … Continue reading

December 21, 2010 · Leave a comment