Also in Issue 1, Daley, our Co-Ed writes about the battle between the ‘
Ginner’s Hairy Mole digs up the best tips available to save you wasting hours down the bookies! This issue, he successfully predicted the departure of David O’Leary from
Read Angus’s (the other Co-Ed) brief ‘Heads or Tails’, Greg Stone - The Man With The Megaphone, The ‘X-iles’ - life of a fan living away from York, The Morgan 4’s away day adventure, The Yorkie Bars Internet Football Team’s exploits, Yorkie Talkie - the lovable YC mascot (I can’t believe what he gets up to!), Reg Hedge talks bushes, plus all the other fun bits and pieces!
A new feature to pop up now and again is ‘There’s only one......’ This time round it is Eddie Blackburn, former City goalie from the early eighties! Read our exclusive interview with him.
‘Footballers’ Wives’ Husband’s Girlfriend’s’ comic strip graces the centre pages; boy did we have fun taking these pics! Thanks to Zoë & Oliver for lending us their dolls and action figures to play with!
‘Caught On The Web’ the useful internet site finder returns along with the now familiar layout of jokes and snippets. Also read about the newly acquired ‘Potter’s Bar!’ by City player Graham Potter.
ISSUE 3 - AUGUST 2002 - Complete with free gift! Yes what more could you
want to celebrate
It’s the new badge that seems to be under the spotlight in this one, Ozzie Wallace finds a design brief from Southdross Designs and Angus gives his view on the matter. Daley’s day out at the races, reporting for the Yorkshire Evening Pest. Also Hu Flung Dung, our
World Cup lookalikes, some absolute classics here. Old Mother Shipton’s Halcyon Daze values more worthless items, this time round - the 1984
See the fans attempts at designing a
GLF has also teamed up with ‘Hot Trumps’ to bring you a collectors game card series - the first six cards in this issue. The ‘X-iles’ returns, along with ‘
ISSUE 5 - DECEMBER 2002 - A BUMPER Christmas issue for our fifth outing,
hopefully not the last as we wait to see if
So, here we go. Daley kicks off with a hearty piece about the last year of turmoil at City, before reviewing the City staff Xmas do! Speaking of do’s, Harrogate Minstermen kindly invited us to theirs; read ‘Yorkies’ version of events that night! ‘Friends of
‘A Christmas Shambles’ is the play on offer, thanks to Dynamo Kebab and YCST#351 reveals why he was glad
The second part of ‘Hot Trumps’ returns to compliment our other seasonal game of ‘Snakes & Blaggers’! Reg is also back with a vengeance to oust Paul Wall before he gets too cosy!
Part 1 of Will Harris’ ‘Scream Team’ appears, oh, and did we mention there’s (WAS!) £30 up for grabs to the most knowledgeable person to enter our sports quiz!
Plus, see Reg Hedge astride his new
equipment as he gives us a Lloyd Grossman style insight into the homes and
gardens of the
Angus is undecided in ‘Heads or Tails?’; City get a call off George Dubya Bush in ‘In the Manager’s Office’; and evidently there are ‘Bird Watchers’ ‘twitching’ at Bootham Crescent!
Jobi 1 is eating ‘Humble Pie’ and keeping it down....just, but the ‘Four Bucketeers’ are on hand if needed!
‘Scream Team’ carries on where it left off with more City nightmares and you lucky people get another two ‘Hot Trumps’ cards for your collection!
Also - DALEY MAYALL reveals that David Beckham was on the verge of joining City
during the close season!
ANGUS MacCOATUP’s ‘Heads or Tails?’ Angus tackles the
prickly subject of ‘Women & Football’. Ooo-er!
‘IN THE MANAGER’S OFFICE’ -
This Forum’s very own Dynamo Kebab reports on Chris Brass’s first day at
Bootham Crescent in the player/manager’s hot-seat - which includes a visit from
a much-hated, high-profile, York figure!
REG HEDGE - The Man with the neatly trimmed
bush! Reg reports on his friend Ed Shed’s problems with Pissymon Homes and
rant’s about the airing of his
HARRY GATE, PI, has managed to get hold of
ex-Chairman John Batchelor’s School Report. We print the damning evidence!
GINNER’S HAIRY MOLE - Yes, our furry friend, ‘Mole’ is back with some
bookie-bashing betting tips for the forthcoming footy season and the Ebor at
PLUS:- Hot Trumps - GLF Classifieds - Moaning Mini - Lookalikes - Scream Team - The BRASS Headlines - Old Mother Shipton-Street - Token Offer - etc, etc!!!!!
DALEY MAYALL investigates the widening chasm in lifestyles between footballer’s
playing in the Premiership and the 3rd Division by paying a visit to Chelski’s
Harry Fernandes Emilio Spritzer and Orient regular Arfur Sixpence; KEITH WALWYN
FANS TOURNAMENT - Review of the inaugural competition held last Summer by
Seaside Willy; JON CHAMPION INTERVIEW - the celebrity City fan and ITV
commentator is grilled about his love for the club and his broadcasting career
by GLF; HEADS OR TAILS - Angus MacCoatup ponders the validity of Video
Referees; MINSTERMEN DRAW - Which lucky forum regular has won himself a
prize??? OLD MOTHER SHIPTON-STREET - Santa Claus pays a visit to the old hag to
get something left to him in a Will valued; GROUND FARCE - Alan Smallmarch,
Charlie Nipplehook and Tommy Grolsch pay a visit to
ALSO: TALKING BALLS; LOOKALIKES; WIN WONGA WITH ‘WHERE’S
BARRY PARKER - ‘Glueless Kit’ - ‘COC’ approved merchandise!
DALEY MAYALL - his latest shocking EXCLUSIVE!!
STAYING AT BC! - The views of the fans.
TAN_OY TA_K - with Bob Hovercraft
HEADS OR TAILS? - Angus MacCoatup’s thought-provoking column.
PAP IDOL - The search for York City’s worst ever player reaches its conclusion....
REG HEDGE - The usual zany comments from the hedgemeister, but without a mention of furry vermin.....oh, hang on!
Along with the usual stuff such as:-
GLF Classifieds; TOKEN offer; The ‘X-iles’; The Secret Diary of Barry Anorak; Lookalikes; Win Wonga with ‘Where’s Wayne?’, etc, etc, etc.
HOW DARE YOU NOT BUY IT?
Don’t miss this much anticipated ‘final fling’, with the lads determined to go out on a high. To whet your appetite, here are just a few of the articles included in GLF10 which will be the BIGGEST EVER EDITION at 44 pages........
THE HAPPY WANDERERS - a
12-page 50th Anniversary Tribute to
DALEY MAYALL’S EXCLUSIVE!! - The
YORKIE - The Men Behind The Lion - GLF is granted a rare Q&A with the two guys responsible for the well-being of Yorkie - City’s cuddly mascot - and learns more about his background, shocking habits and the length of his tail......
THE KKC W.C. - Which member of the club staff is currently in situ upon the KKC throne? Buy GLF and find out!!
REG HEDGE - City’s popular horticulturist expands on a visit by City manager Billy McEwan to his vegetable patch at his local allotment.
ALL GOALS LEAD TO
RORY JESTIN - PUB COMEDIAN - Stand-up comedian Rory lets rip with some cracking one-liners to an enthralled crowd gathered in a smoky bar. The jokes seem to go down very well, as they are aimed at a former York City Chairman, who just happens to be present in the pub!!
IN THE MANAGER’S OFFICE - Billy McEwan makes a shocking discovery at the club whilst undertaking a spring clean.....
THE SECRET DIARY OF BARRY ANORAK (aged 47 and 6/16ths) - Barry returns with his fascinating (yawn) take on life from the commentary box and reports on his visit to the Filey Bus and Tram Spectacular (yawn)....
THE X-ILES - An exiled City supporter writes about the fun
involved following City whilst based in
A LICENCE TO BOOZE -
Daley Mayall’s alcoholic review of the renamed public houses in
ALSO............(we are spoiling you!)..........
MOANING MINI; ANAGRAM FUN; NEVER SEEN IN THE SAME ROOM; ‘GOLD’ TOKEN OFFER; MINSTERMEN DRAW, ETC, ETC, ETC.
At ONLY £2 - HOW CAN YOU AFFORD TO MISS OUT?!!