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
06 January 2011
I have this old friend, Tony, who is a dead keen Arsenal fan, wears his red woolly hat to every game, has two season...
Lifestyle
29 December 2010
Wotcha fink so far? The season, I mean: good, bad, middling, piddling? All our four Prem clubs in the Champions League...
Lifestyle
29 December 2010
To clear out my cupboard, boring, to lose half a stone, boring boring, OK, a whole stone, I know, don't go on about it...
Sport
15 December 2010
Fifa, the world body of football, may the Lord preserve it, was created in 1904 by seven European countries where...
Sport
02 December 2010
I know a solicitor who gave it all up to work on a fruit stall outside Kentish Town Tube station. She is still there....
Lifestyle
25 November 2010
I was at this neighbourhood party -- middle-class mums, their kids in their fave strips, with their own names on the...
Sport
18 November 2010
So that's it, then, we're stuffed. Might as well pick up our ball and go home. The Spaniards play better football and...
Sport
11 November 2010
One of the things that all genuine fans - which means fans who pay their own money for their own humble seats - dislike...
Sport
28 October 2010
I am not allowed to mention his name again in this house. "The nation has suffered enough," she says. It is...
Lifestyle
25 October 2010
England did so well against the might of Montenegro, the unbeaten group leaders.Nil-nil was excellent. Having a hundred...
Culture
19 October 2010
How the lives of our dear football heroes have changed, and their biographies. Star players shared their memoirs as...
Lifestyle
18 October 2010
Fergie is a control freak, a big head and a bully. You wouldn't want to get on his wrong side, live with him, or sleep...
Sport
14 October 2010
Ambleside is where Dorothy Wordsworth used to walk to from Dove Cottage in Grasmere to pick up post for her brother...
Lifestyle
27 September 2010
I was at the Emirates Stadium being driven mad by the flashing adverts round the side of the pitch - God, they do annoy...
Sport
20 September 2010
I bought a Cumberland News on the way to Brunton Park, home of the famous Carlisle United. I always say that, in my...

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