The North, the South and a Lions Legacy

Ok, first of all an apology for the lack of a blog post last week.  I’ve been on holiday in southern Spain for the last ten days and as much as Lions glory has been at the forefront of my mind, trying to find a spare writing hour in between the copious amounts of tapas…

A Lion-sized let off…but you have to feel for Beale

Saturday 22nd June 2013.  I arrived at The Faltering Fullback, Finsbury Park, at 10am on the dot.  The place was already packed as white, green, navy blue and (predominantly) red shirted rugby folk scrummed-down for the last of the remaining chairs, tables, benches or lintels that would act as their seat for the next three…