Extracts of Blagg's football blogs as he follows West Ham United and England through the usual series of near disasters.

Featuring links to the Annual Billy Blagg Advent Calendar of Christmas Songs.

Also featuring guest appearances by 'Captain Olympic'.

Tuesday, 2 October 2012


"What was that?"As Basil Fawlty said "That was your life, mate"

I really intended on keeping up the London2012 posts but I was so enjoying the actual thing that I clean run out of time. Plus - and this is a good 'un - I'm now a freelance writer for ESPN FC and I'm actually getting paid for writing there.

So my intention is return here and load up a ton of pics I took at the Olympics where I was working in the Main Stadium.

And if you want to catch up with the football blog it's here: