Author Archives: Steven

About Steven

hello, this blog used to be for my journalism uni course but now i might keep writing

How do you save the European Championships?

As I write this Portugal have just been crowned champions of Europe but lets be honest it hasn’t been a great tournament, the number of truly exciting games can probably be counted on one hand. There have been some great … Continue reading

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Say it ain’t so Oscar…..

At the age of 42 the Golden Boy Oscar De La Hoya is talking up the possibility of a comeback to boxing. Seven years since he was destroyed by Manny Pacquiao in his last pro fight De La Hoya wants … Continue reading

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The Alternative 8

It has been quite some time since i last posted on here but an old friend from university inspired me with a St Patrick’s day themed piece he wrote on another site about Ireland’s 8 greatest sports people. Needless to … Continue reading

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Stop me if you think you’ve heard this one before…

The Wales vs England rugby league international this afternoon made for embarrassing viewing as another nail was hammered into the international rugby league coffin. I sincerely hope i am wrong but given this time next year the World Cup kicks … Continue reading

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PNE vs MK Dons, a few thoughts

I write this post the Friday prior to the Preston North End vs Milton Keynes Dons match, i intend to be as objective as a PNE fan can be but two things grabbed my attention day and i wish to … Continue reading

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Loopy local musicians hoping to make it big

Tom Formed in 2008 Preston’s Mobius Loop are hoping 2011 is the year they make it big. The band, consisting of brothers Alex and Sean O’Hara, Tom Robinson, Nathan Bowe and David Watkins, have spent the previous two years playing … Continue reading

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Harris museum opens its galleries to local artists

December marks another chapter in the Harris Museum’s Harris Open exhibition, an annual exhibit which allows local artists a chance to showcase their work. The exhibition runs all throughout December and as well as giving local artists a platform it … Continue reading

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