Tag Archives: birmingham
- Birmingham Family Ditch Jobs and Take up Poker
February 5, 2015
A family of four, from Birmingham in the UK, have ditched their jobs to focus on becoming full time professional poker players. Ask poker players if they would recommend the life of a professional poker player, to their children, and a high percentage of them would say no. The reasons...
- Job losses still possible at Welsh casino as Midlands venue licence hangs by a thread
July 10, 2012
Over 100 jobs are still at risk at a casino in the South Wales city of Swansea as a consultation on its future continues. The Aspers casino, which opened in September 2007, is no longer commercially viable, according to the company. The consultation, which began earlier on this year, is...
- Record goal tally not enough for Blackpool
May 23, 2011
The last day of the Premier League season rarely excites as much as it did yesterday. Sunday 22nd May 2011 was essentially unscripted prose with just a hint of improv comedy as the teams exiting through the stage door changed on no fewer than seven occasions. When all was said...
- ArsenLOL open up the door for Chelsea
April 21, 2011
If you needed a demonstration of what Arsenal are really about then last night was the perfect occasion. You had the goals, the LOLS, and…well more LOLS. This is Arsenal though and not even Arsene Wenger can give an excuse for what happens on a yearly basis in the North...
- Arsenal subject to another bottle test
April 20, 2011
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger could go a long way to silencing all those who doubt his ability by winning at the ground of the Gunners’ bitterest rivals this evening. Tottenham stand in the way of Arsenal going to within four points of the champions in-wait and the Gunners host United...
- How not to do your job
March 10, 2011
When doing your job there are certain implements that you must remember to take along with you. What use would a surgeon be turning up to the theatre only to politely inform the patient he had no tools so would just mime the actions? How could you expect to get...
EPL week 35 odds analysis: Chelsea will slip up at Everton
April 28, 2017