Search found 100 matches

by polam lane
Sat Sep 21, 2019 6:56 am
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: Away to Trafford in the FA Cup
Replies: 75
Views: 16459

Re: Away to Trafford in the FA Cup

September 18th 1982.

Exeter City v Preston North End (3.00 pm Kick off) 5-1

Torquay United v Darlington (7.30 or 7.45pm Kick off) 1-0

I seem to remember we had someone sent off.
by polam lane
Thu May 09, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: The silken maccalsfield
Replies: 23
Views: 3494

Re: The silken maccalsfield

It is virtually impossible to work out which of the three Enfield clubs are the genuine successor to Enfield FC - the club that we beat twice in our Conference season of 89-90 (1-0 and 3-0). They were however, a major non league club for decades and would sit in todays era as a doppelganger to Telfo...
by polam lane
Wed May 01, 2019 6:53 am
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: Female managers
Replies: 61
Views: 7211

Re: Female managers

Fanny Cradock could be the catering manager(ess).
by polam lane
Sun Mar 03, 2019 6:23 pm
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: Darlington V Chorley
Replies: 124
Views: 14516

Re: Darlington V Chorley

The best three referees I've seen over the decades for non posturing and a cool head were: Gurnam Singh Roger Kirkpatrick Jeff Winter Subjective I know, but I've seen the neck end of a thousand games over several decades. Of the current crop - Andy Davies lets the game flow and uses his whistle spar...
by polam lane
Tue Jan 22, 2019 3:11 pm
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: 'Supporter' Bans
Replies: 10
Views: 4654

Re: 'Supporter' Bans

“It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking thirteen.”
by polam lane
Fri Nov 16, 2018 5:20 pm
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: Darlington v Hereford
Replies: 96
Views: 20581

Re: Darlington v Hereford

H1987 wrote:I thought Hereford would be a force this season. As is, we need to be aiming for all three points if we have ambitions of pushing up the table.

I wish Hereford well though. A proper club.

And an extremely proper ground.
by polam lane
Sun Mar 25, 2018 7:00 pm
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: Today's games, Saturday March 24th 2018
Replies: 13
Views: 3649

Re: Today's games, Saturday March 24th 2018

Gainsborough was the capital of England in 1013, also bizarrely of Denmark for five weeks in that same year.
by polam lane
Fri Dec 22, 2017 4:34 pm
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: The Chimps
Replies: 48
Views: 12935

Re: The Chimps

Hartlepool 8/1 (9th favourite) with 188Bet to get relegated.
by polam lane
Mon Nov 13, 2017 6:34 pm
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: Darlington v Kidderminster
Replies: 110
Views: 20056

Re: Darlington v Kidderminster

Goodnight children - everywhere.
by polam lane
Thu Apr 13, 2017 6:50 am
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: Which grounds have you seen Darlo playing at?
Replies: 38
Views: 13025

Re: Which grounds have you seen Darlo playing at?

swadquaker wrote:A few above plus Coventry about 1974. I reckon I was one of about 30
Night game and a Steve Holbrook pile driver I think.
by polam lane
Fri May 20, 2016 10:23 pm
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: TEAMS in our league next season ~ announced
Replies: 44
Views: 4271

Re: TEAMS in our league next season ~ announced

AFC Wimbledon history now shows them winning the FA Cup so wrong again, have a look of AFC Wimbledon's history numbnuts. http://www.afcwimbledon.co.uk/club/clubhonours/ AFC Wimbledon did not exist when Wimbledon won the FA Cup. How can an organisation that did not exist when the FA Cup was won be t...
by polam lane
Mon May 02, 2016 9:37 am
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: Virgin Trains
Replies: 64
Views: 9537

Re: Virgin Trains

Who was our first ever shirt sponsor? :think: First one seems to be "DONN" from 1982?? Don't remember that/them... http://www.historicalkits.co.uk/Darlington/Darlington.htm Doesn't show the Ken Warne one, nor mention them here... http://www.liquisearch.com/darlington_fc/colours_and_badge I'm not su...
by polam lane
Mon Mar 07, 2016 4:24 pm
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: Speaking of favourite referees
Replies: 3
Views: 1166

Re: Speaking of favourite referees

25 seconds in and Mr Kirkpatrick shows off his running style.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1sVSnzV ... A&index=60
by polam lane
Mon Mar 07, 2016 4:14 pm
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: Speaking of favourite referees
Replies: 3
Views: 1166

Re: Speaking of favourite referees

Roger Kirkpatrick!

"with his sideburns and ability to run backwards as fast as he could run forwards"
by polam lane
Sun Dec 13, 2015 11:22 am
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: Are we unique in English football?
Replies: 12
Views: 2222

Re: Are we unique in English football?

Accrington Stanley have played in the following leagues since reforming in 1968. Lancashire Combination Division 2 Lancashire Combination Division 1 Cheshire League Division 2 North West Counties Northern Premier Division 1 Northern Premier, Premier Nationwide Conference Football League Division Two...
by polam lane
Thu Sep 10, 2015 4:50 pm
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: "Our Alan Ogley"
Replies: 19
Views: 2069

Re: "Our Alan Ogley"

Ogleys save at Hillsborough in the cup replay against Sheffield Wednesday was every bit as good as Bank's infamous save against Brazil in the world cup. I even remember Eric Young scoring the winning penalty in the shoot out and then some fat thugs trying to climb into the stand to let us know what ...
by polam lane
Mon Feb 13, 2012 3:55 pm
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: Suppoters bus
Replies: 9
Views: 1240

Re: Suppoters bus

.... now I actually know that you are getting frustrated Bob. Maybe it's time to move along now ... :wave: Actually it not frustration it's a little pet hate of mine people using the 24 hr clock wrong. Some people use it to be clever(not implying original poster was doing that) then use it wrong. O...
by polam lane
Fri Feb 10, 2012 4:53 pm
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: Kettering forced to play behind closed doors this weekend
Replies: 19
Views: 2595

Re: Kettering forced to play behind closed doors this weeken

I'm guessing that aside from the few hundred people who turn up for games, the other 50'000 people who live in Kettering and pay their taxes to fund the police would be less than happy if something happened to them but couldn't be assisted straight away cause they were working for free somewhere el...
by polam lane
Sun Feb 05, 2012 9:15 am
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: I've posted this before but..
Replies: 9
Views: 2608

Re: I've posted this before but..

Hear,hear!
by polam lane
Sat Jan 14, 2012 8:02 pm
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: can anyone share some images from our history
Replies: 7
Views: 761

Re: can anyone share some images from our history

hi, i was wondering if anyone could share some images from our history. obviously they have to be royalty free i dont need any copyright infringment. i was thinking of coming up with a new design for a t shirt and passing on all profits into the fund. i've contacted a local company explaining the p...
by polam lane
Sun Jan 08, 2012 8:06 pm
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: Hello
Replies: 36
Views: 2805

Re: Hello

How about you give us your number pal.
by polam lane
Sun Jan 08, 2012 7:35 pm
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: Warnock sacked
Replies: 6
Views: 822

Re: Warnock sacked

RUMPLESTILTSKIN wrote:Clearly
I actually wasn't trying to be cocky but Warnock is a standing joke round these parts.
by polam lane
Sun Jan 08, 2012 7:33 pm
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: Should the trust hand over the 50k?
Replies: 38
Views: 2311

Re: Should the trust hand over the 50k?

You rarely expect a return from a funeral.
by polam lane
Sun Jan 08, 2012 7:26 pm
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: Warnock sacked
Replies: 6
Views: 822

Re: Warnock sacked

RUMPLESTILTSKIN wrote:oops sorry, didn't associate that heading with Warnock. I humbly apologise.
You clearly have never been to Hillsborough.
by polam lane
Sun Jan 08, 2012 7:14 pm
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: Consumer Credit Act 1974
Replies: 5
Views: 3346

Re: Consumer Credit Act 1974

Hopefully it doesn't come to this but those who bought their season tickets with credit cards or Direct Debit Scheme MAY be able to get partial refund through their Bank/Card Company. The goods have not been delivered in full, contract not completed, etc Those who paid in cash would not qualify. It...
by polam lane
Sun Jan 08, 2012 7:07 pm
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: S&S make offer to club
Replies: 134
Views: 15434

Re: S&S make offer to club

They never know when to give up do they!
by polam lane
Sun Jan 08, 2012 7:00 pm
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: Colin Wanker
Replies: 2
Views: 726

Re: Colin Wanker

He is without doubt the most arrogant individual i have ever had the misfortune to listen to.
by polam lane
Sun Jan 08, 2012 6:43 pm
Forum: Virtual Feethams
Topic: FAO darlo pete
Replies: 14
Views: 1156

Re: FAO darlo pete

1,072 in the end which was bang on half the attendance and an incredible effort from all concerned. Even at my most optimistic I would only have said 700-800 would make the trip. We made Darlo proud and the 2,000 there in total made football proud. There were 1072 paying supporters in the away end....
by polam lane
Sun Jan 08, 2012 10:23 am
Forum: History
Topic: Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more;
Replies: 378
Views: 236280

Re: Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more;

Fisher FC fan here. Magnificent OP. Just been reading in the NLP about the brilliant support you all showed at Barrow yesterday, well done all of you, you are fantastic supporters and deserve much better than you've been put through. We've been through it and come out of the other side, Fisher Athl...