Category Archives: Olympics

Just call me Mr. Ledger ARPS

I received a nice email this morning from those nice people at the Royal Photographic Society. They wrote to inform me that they had just made me an Associate Member of the R.P.S. and will be sending me a badge … Continue reading

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Brazil light up a wet afternoon at St James' Park, Newcastle.

The last of the first round matches saw tournament favourites Brazil come to the North East to play New Zealand. Brazil’s team of future superstar’s had already qualified and were playing a team of part time footballers from down under … Continue reading

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The Women take over St James' Park

Today was the Women’s turn to play Olympic football at Newcastle and Boy they did not disappoint, in fact the two games today were (in my opinion) the most enjoyable matches so far. First up Sweden v Canada with both teams … Continue reading

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Another Olympic Double Header at St James' Park

Sunday 29th and another two Olympic football games in Newcastle. This time there were no mix ups with the tickets so the ground filled up quickly – still not full but a big crowd none the less. First game Japan … Continue reading

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London 2012 has started – at least in Newcastle

The Olympics have officially started with the first football matches at St James’ Park, Newcastle. The first game Mexico v South Korea, a great fun afternoon was promised on and off the pitch as both sides supporters arrived en-mass and … Continue reading

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