Goodbye My Old Friend!

Today I unfortunately have to write one of the saddest blog posts I’ll ever have to write. This week my wife’s father, William Murdoch Thomas, passed away at the age of eighty. He was a great man, much loved by his friends and family. Now why am I writing about William or Billy as I […]

Five Ways the FA Can Increase Participation in Grassroots Football

By Malcolm Cox Grassroots football in England and throughout the UK is in crisis. Recent figures showed that the number of people playing the game at local level has fallen from 2.04 million in 2005 to 1.84 million in 2014 – a decline that has prompted Sport England to cut its funding to the FA […]