Category Archives: Northampton Saints

Teams announced for Saints v Tigers

This weekend it’s Semi-Final time in the Aviva Premiership and it’s going to be a blinking good one, for neutrals as well as the fans of the teams involved. Quins nabbed the final play-off position from Bath at the last minute … Continue reading

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Post a day 8

This post’s a little late in the day but it’s been a busy one and I’m shattered. In fact, I’d probably be asleep were it not for the Smelly Boy having told me some potentially bad news re: a house … Continue reading

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Why North and Corbisiero won’t win Saints titles

I’m a devout Saints supporter and I love the club. We’re a club with heart and we’re up there with the best. Or at least we can be. We have struggled in the past to really excel. We’ve stumbled when … Continue reading

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Saracens v Northampton Saints Aviva Premiership match report

If you’ve read this blog before, chances are that you’ll know I’m a huge rugby fan and an even bigger Saints supporter. Smelly Boy and I took a trip to the lovely Wig and Pen for a spot of rugby … Continue reading

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Bank holiday fun in the Hampton

You’ve got to love a Bank Holiday weekend when the weather is looking pretty good. Realistically Bank Holidays don’t really make that much difference to me now that I’m self-employed but the residual delight at a public holiday always lifts … Continue reading

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Sunset + Vine

I got back last night from London & spending some time with production company Sunset + Vine. I’d been to Leicester for the recording of ESPN’s mid-week feature as they are playing Saracens at home tomorrow. I suppose that I … Continue reading

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Northampton Saints 11 Gloucester 27

I’ve been writing match reports on rugby union (Northampton Saints mainly) since about September. How that is five months already I don’t know but I’d like you to take a read of my latest instalment and tell me what you … Continue reading

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Why Choose Leicester over New Zealand?

It was a while ago in November In A Nutshell that I had mentioned giving up the opportunity to watch rugby, England versus New Zealand at Twickenham. Want to hear what trumped that? Instead I went to Leicester. Quelle horreur! As a … Continue reading

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Why would a Saint go to Welford Road?

Remember when I first went down to the see Chris at the Saints? If not then allow me to refresh your memory. It turned out to be a great move, as I’ve been continuing to go down the Saints ever … Continue reading

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Beating Austin Healey

Remember that I told you I was going down to Franklin’s Gardens to spend a match shadowing the Northampton Saints Communications Manager Chris? Well I went down a few weeks ago to watch Saints v Wasps but most importantly, to observe how … Continue reading

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