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Accrington Stanley? Who Are They?

Accrington – it doesn’t quite have the same appeal you’ll get in places like Monaco, New York, the Bahamas or even Swindon. But here we are, facing the idea of a trip up to the Lancashire town as the League Two campaign hurtles ever closer to its end for another year. If you aren’t yet tempted, however, there’s at least one reason to have you jumping in your car this weekend. You see, it could […]

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Dagenham And Redbridge And That…

This “seventh heaven” concept is a strange one to us. After all, what’s so wrong with the first, second and – cor blimey – even the third versions of the afterlife that you’d want to sack off the first six and head for the door marked “seven”? Well, it seems to be rooted in Islamic and cabalist doctrine on the levels of heaven, so says Merriam Webster‘s compunctuous word book. If that’s […]

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Is This The Way To… Carlisle? Oh?

If you hear that Tony Christie’s Is This The Way To Amarillo is back in the charts, it may just have something to do with us. We have no idea why, but it’s back on our playlist here at BoroGuide HQ. It gives us a little trip down memory lane, if nothing else – back to the 2004/5 season and the eventual heartbreak of the Britannia. And you know full well […]

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So, You Wanna Talk About Preston?

It’s quite incredible how our recent run – 10 points from a possible 12 – has the ability to transform Boro’s fortunes. The bottom 10 is separated by just eight points at the moment, so it’s maybe not that surprising that a string of results can have a massive impact on how you feel about things come Sunday (or Wednesday) morning. Now that Boro’ have hauled themselves to the cusp […]

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Tranmere? You Bet!

Welcome, welcome, and why not have a seat? Now close your eyes – we’re about to head back in time to this stage of the season last year. On 9 March, Tranmere Rovers defeated Oldham Athletic at Prenton Park to revive their hopes of going up. A month before, they were sitting pretty at the top of the table; this 1-0 win lifted them back up to 4th after an […]

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Don’t Be Blue, Peter

“Quick as a flash, I replied, ‘Don’t be blue, Peter!’ Needless to say, I had the last laugh.” The circus is in town! The circus is in town! You know a Stevenage game has the potential to pull in the crowds when the Fairlands car park is put out of action. But we’re not about to help you find somewhere to stick your car for the afternoon; we’re here to […]

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