Hunter Davies is a journalist, broadcaster and profilic author perhaps best known for writing about the Beatles. He is an ardent Tottenham fan and writes a regular column on football for the New Statesman.

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Lifestyle
21 May 2009
I have this doctor friend in Loweswater and once again he’s sent me an email showing a cupboard with empty shelves....
Lifestyle
14 May 2009
At this stage of the season, with all the Euro excitement, the race for the Prem, and the race for the drop,...
Lifestyle
07 May 2009
About 12 years ago I interviewed Igor Stimac, the Croatian international, then playing for Derby County. He’d just been...
Sport
30 April 2009
What’s the difference between Fergie, Wenger, Benítez and Hiddink, the four toppermost managers of our toppermost clubs...
Sport
23 April 2009
I was listening to Today on Radio 4, which I never miss, love the betting tips, when on came the new Archbishop of...
Sport
16 April 2009
I want them all to stay up. I rush to the screen when I see the tragic faces, the young and old, ugly and pretty,...
Sport
09 April 2009
Have you noticed England’s new shirts? I could hardly keep my eyes off them, even though I was distracted by Nationwide...
Sport
02 April 2009
I once spent a day with Brian Clough, which was excellent, funny, informative and great fun – except for one little...
Sport
26 March 2009
The tide is turning. After the long invasion of foreigners taking over our football, providing players, managers and...
Sport
19 March 2009
Often, once a year, around this time, I find myself watching big, beefy blokes throwing around a funny-shaped ball....
Sport
12 March 2009
I was appalled to read recently that a national football museum is being planned for Wembley, which would replace the...
Sport
05 March 2009
This is the season the cuckoo likes, And so do I; When Man United, Chelsea, Ars ’n’ Pool betumble the Euro heights, And...
Sport
26 February 2009
You probably haven't got your copy handy, so let me remind you of a paragraph in Grimsby Town's programme for their...
Sport
19 February 2009
There is one thing still mystifying me about the arrival of Guus Hiddink at Chelsea. Not his name, because the...
Sport
12 February 2009
I was a weed as a child. Now look at me - still a weed. But having asthma made it worse. Dribbling, passing, that was...

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