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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Sport
12 May 2003
Sixty Jimmy Savile lookalikes from Leeds and other award-winners Another season, another reason for making "who...
Lifestyle
05 May 2003
Of course, we're sorry for Glenn Roeder, and all managers with heart problems who collapse under the strain (and there...
Sport
28 April 2003
That's it, then. Forty years before the mast, and I could be about to chuck it in. Just got back from Spurs, lovely...
Lifestyle
21 April 2003
Will Man U turn things around against Real Madrid? The world waits. The Galaxy is agog. According to Fergie, it is. He...
Sport
14 April 2003
I was opening the New Statesman last week. Our copy comes by post in one of those stupid shrink-wrapped things. Got the...
Lifestyle
07 April 2003
Before England's World Cup game against Liechtenstein, we all confidently expected to hammer them. Were we not way...
Lifestyle
31 March 2003
I bought two treasured programmes this season and put them in cellophane in my programme album, the best one, not the...
Sport
24 March 2003
Every time Arsenal had a shit shot, sending it high over the bar, which happened about five times against Roma, I felt...
Lifestyle
17 March 2003
What's new? Norralot. At Highbury last Saturday I saw Thierry Henry do His Trick. Hard to describe in words, though I...
Books
10 March 2003
On the day the tanks rolled into Heathrow airport, I went there to see a famous footballer. Saw nothing of the tanks,...
Music and Performance
03 March 2003
On the way to Arsenal - no that's a lie, it was earlier in the day when I was swimming at Kentish Town Baths, now much...
Lifestyle
24 February 2003
Sven, like Tony Blair, must always have known it was coming. Our hero, our saviour, what a great victory over Germany/...
Sport
17 February 2003
I've been in the West Indies during January and have seen no football at all, as we were in posh hotels that don't have...
Sport
16 December 2002
Halfway through the season, so time to take socks, which is a fascinating topic in itself. And gets me straight to...
Sport
09 December 2002
Going to Spurs the other week, I was struck by all the shirts. Not the cheapo Spurs T-shirts on the street stalls with...

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