Category Archives: Football games

Nicktor knows many things

Chalk and cheese was the thought that went through my head as we left the Rec tonight following the Aldershot v Bromley game. I’m never certain which is supposed to be preferable (obviously it would be cheese for me but … Continue reading

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Female doctors

Mirinda aced her viva. Clearly the smartest in the room, her knowledge and expertise was no match for the examiners. They went away to deliberate and, ten seconds later, shook her hand and told her she’d passed. There’s a few … Continue reading

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A very small wake

Just like a typical football game, today was a story of two halves. From the heady delights of watching Aldershot play Hartlepool to the frantic race to get the Stockwells out of the house and on their way to Devon … Continue reading

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Nicktor 💖 BJ

Today, being New Year’s Day, was the annual return match between the Shots and Woking. We try and go every year. The home game is always on Boxing Day so, in my case anyway, I never get to go but … Continue reading

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It’s more emotionally comfortable in the back

They were all being very helpful during breakfast of the fresh week old croissants from France and home made blackberry jam. “Don’t forget the suicide whippets,” said Sleesy. “Do you write a blog?” asked Colin. “How many followers do you … Continue reading

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Goals for glory

Tonight we went to Aldershot to see them play Dagenham & Redbridge. While the day had been glorious, the night was to prove wet and cold. Nicktor managed to leave work at a reasonable hour and picked me up from … Continue reading

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Getting wet again

My timing could be better. Today, for the third time this week, I was drenched at a bus stop. It was the only time it rained and it was enough to soak me…though my raincoat managed to keep me dry … Continue reading

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Lots of goals

Nicktor and I headed over to the Rec tonight to watch Aldershot replay East Thurrock United (Essex) in the Buildbase FA Trophy. This should not be confused with the FA Cup. In fact it was created in order for non-league … Continue reading

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Changes in Farnham

On Sunday, after 4pm, the pixies at Waitrose went a bit mad. They completely removed the awful basket only customer service slots and returned the area to the way it used to be. I didn’t know why until today when … Continue reading

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Football

Today was the last home game of the season for the Never Quite Mighty Shots. Tom wanted to go again. Who am I to argue? I mean, really. I only do it so Sophie can have a few free hours … Continue reading

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