Peterhead go bottom with dour display amidst Livingston’s title party

The following match report and quotes piece were published in the Buchan Observer on Monday 1 May 2017. Peterhead slipped to the bottom of League One and will face a final-day fight to avoid automatic relegation, after a 4-1 defeat at the Toni Macaroni Arena. It came against a relentless Livingston that haven’t taken their … More Peterhead go bottom with dour display amidst Livingston’s title party

Brechin lose ground in play-off race with defeat to Airdrie

The following match report and quotes piece were published in the Brechin Advertiser on Tuesday 11 April 2017. Brechin City were leapfrogged by a superior Airdrieonians side after a 3-1 defeat at the Excelsior Stadium. Darren Dods’s men fell behind to two quick goals midway through the first half but an own goal by Jack … More Brechin lose ground in play-off race with defeat to Airdrie

Clyde one point off the bottom after defeat to Cowdenbeath

The following match report and quotes piece were published in the Cumbernauld News on Tuesday 4 April 2017. Clyde now sit precariously close to the basement of League Two after they suffered a 1-0 defeat against their bottom-placed opponents at Central Park. Dale Carrick’s goal shortly after half-time was enough to pull Cowdenbeath to within … More Clyde one point off the bottom after defeat to Cowdenbeath

Toon’s winless run continues with goalless draw

The following match report and quotes piece were published in the Buchan Observer on Monday 20 March 2017. Peterhead extended their winless run to seven matches with a 0-0 draw at fellow strugglers Albion Rovers. The away side will feel hard done by, however, after finding themselves on the wrong side of a couple of contentious … More Toon’s winless run continues with goalless draw

New boys Easton and Flynn get Clyde off to winning start

Clyde kicked-off their league campaign with a hard-fought 2-1 victory over Montrose at Broadwood on Saturday. Dylan Easton opened the scoring with a cracking first half strike from distance but Chris Templeman nodded in a Graham Webster centre shortly after the break. The home side then endured a spell of frustration until substitute Matthew Flynn … More New boys Easton and Flynn get Clyde off to winning start

Profile: Legacy of the Ice Bucket Challenge

This profile appeared in The National on Thursday 28 July 2016. THE Ice Bucket Challenge that went viral in 2014 has helped to fund an important scientific discovery related to the progressive neurodegenerative disease ALS. It raised £87.7 million through participants encouraging donations by pouring freezing water over themselves and uploading a video of their … More Profile: Legacy of the Ice Bucket Challenge