Tag Archives: Will Packwood

Friday four

There seems to be a growing trend for writers to bundle a random number of different items into an article. Some examples:  ’27 things we LOVE about Cardiff’, ‘Six teenagers who rocked the world’ and ’11 things humans do that dogs hate.’  I don’t know why others do this but I find it a useful device when my mind is blank and I can’t think of a topic that I really want to write about on my blog.  It is sometimes easier to produce a list of snippets than to write a coherent article.  So here are four things that have caught my eye recently. Continue reading

Players new and old

I was reminded of Robbie Savage’s exit from Blues when I read about David Cotterill’s arrival in the Mail. Their article1 said “a desire to move closer to his Cardiff base and play for a big city club, in the second tier, persuaded him to come to Blues.” It seems that the Welsh like to be near home and Cardiff is nearer to Birmingham than Doncaster. Continue reading