Scary and challenging times for everyone, here’s hoping this will at least provide a brief, albeit temporary, distraction. This week Rodger is in conversation with Dr David France about the magnificent Everton Collection – “the world’s greatest club collection of … Continue reading The Blue Half Podcast Episode 7
This week, in an attempt to lift the spirits after the horrors of Stamford Bridge, and with St Patrick’s Day coming up next week, it’s an Irish Special.
Rodger is joined by Joe O’Reilly, Irish Toffees Chair, the Winslow’s David Bond and Philip Heaphy from the Cork EFC Supporters Group.
We find out how they became Blues, the competition for support in Ireland, how Dave got the Winslow (which pre-dates Goodison) and the chances of it moving to Bramley Moore. Inevitably there’s some reflection on the last game at Chelsea, and we pay tribute to captain of Ireland and Everton, Seamus Coleman. Continue reading The Blue Half Podcast Episode 6
In this week’s Episode Rodger talks to Brendan Connolly, Chair of the Everton FC Heritage Society: a voluntary group researching and chronicling the rich history of Everton Football Club. The Society was founded by Dr David France in 2008 to promote and preserve the rich heritage of our great football club.
They discuss the role of the Society, the support it receives from the Club and the opportunities to showcase the Everton Collection and other memorabilia at Bramley Moore. Continue reading The Blue Half Podcast Episode 5
In this week’s Blue Half Podcast Rodger is joined by 4 (four) Evertonians from around the world:-
Australia, Virginia, Toronto and Chicago.
They discuss life as an overseas BlueNose, how and when they watch games, how “connected” they feel to the Club and their hopes for the rest of this season and next.
A Bumper Episode with a chunk of Added Time. Continue reading The Blue Half Podcast Episode 4
This week Rodger is joined by Jim Keoghan to talk about his Everton books, especially “Highs, Lows and Bakayokos” covering Everton in the 1990s. They also talk about life as an exiled Blue, a discussion that continues with Catcherintherye and … Continue reading The Blue Half Podcast Episode 3
A lack of leadership across the Board means Everton fans face a diet of warmed-up leftovers…… Continue reading Have Great Expectations become Paradise Lost?
With the recent break in fixtures and, whilst keeping up with events in Dubai, I have been ruminating on our results this season, in particular against the so called “Big 6” of the two Manchester clubs, our lovable neighbours, Spurs, Arsenal and … Continue reading Best of the Rest?
Tough questions on & off the pitch need to be asked. But are we too nice to ask them? Continue reading Too Nice To Be Winners
Manager, Chairman, CEO are each just third person singular; transient guardians at best, as each player is a transient employee. We, the fans, are first person plural, we’ll still be here when they are long gone. We are Everton
Continue reading Third Person Singular
Everton need a clearout like never before… Continue reading “Out with the old and …