November 04, 2016

Any Other Business

Any Other Business


MERVYN THE MONKEY mops up





Did any readers see or even take part in Question Time from Hartlepool on October 21st? One who did take part was Poolie Bernadette Malcolmson, who left the Ukip speaker speechless at the end of the programme, and another was H'Angus, who also put in a great performance in a trailer for the programme: https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=1389613094385745&id=929399697073756



For those among our readers who aren't Ritchiephobes, here's a good article about his whole career: 
https://www.theguardian.com/football/2016/sep/30/golden-goal-ritchie-humphreys-sheffield-wednesday-leicester



Finally in this centenary month, here's a picture that sums up Hartlepool's First World War.
An unidentified Zeppelin flies above a German battlecruiser. Not just any battlecruiser but the Seydlitz, one of the three which bombarded Hartlepool. She subsequently survived through the whole war despite taking 22 hits during the Battle of Jutland and led the defeated German fleet to their final resting place of Scapa Flow.