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 September 2011
"Come on, Danny!" I shouted - nay, screamed - loud enough to frighten all the Herdwick sheep in the field and...
Sport
01 September 2011
So far, what do you think? So far, I am missing the Women's World Cup in the summer, oh they were so skilful, strong,...
Lifestyle
12 May 2011
"This is great football. Well done, young man. Oh, I say, wonderful, wonderful. I've got to say, this is wonderful...
Lifestyle
12 May 2011
Usually at this point, we know everything, but this has been a dead exciting/boring/long-drawn-out/non-vintage/gone-to-...
Sport
05 May 2011
About ten years ago, I was sitting outside in the garden, enjoying the first real sunbathing of the year, leaning...
Lifestyle
27 April 2011
As we all know, the most annoying person in modern politics is Ed Balls, at least according to Dave Cameron. "...
Lifestyle
20 April 2011
Oh no, not Wem-bur-lee again. Why do we always get to go to Wem-bur lee - this is becoming so bo-ring, isn't it? About...
Sport
07 April 2011
I had never heard of the PFPO until last week. It sounds like an advertising agency or a liberating army. Turns out it...
Sport
31 March 2011
We were on the way to Spurs for the home game against West Ham. The conversation in the car was so technical, I could...
Lifestyle
24 March 2011
It's so exciting. The Premier League, it can only happen here - that's what the Prem is all about. The most envied...
Sport
17 March 2011
Alex Ferguson is very fond, when talking about today's players, of saying that they are "fragile". A strange...
Sport
10 March 2011
If I come back next time as a journalist, as opposed to a brain surgeon, I wonder what area should I go into? Writing...
Sport
03 March 2011
I felt lucky to be going to the Arsenal-Barcelona game with one of Arsenal's young stars. She lives in the next street...
Lifestyle
24 February 2011
I was so hoping that Roy Hodgson would not get the West Brom job. Nothing against him personally, I do like to see the...
Sport
17 February 2011
Over supper, I asked my wife to complete the following sentence: "A collection of Clarice Cliff ceramics, worth an...

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