QPR U23 (2) – Hull City U23 (1)

U23 Professional Development League Team: Brzozowski, Felix, Domi, Wells, Carlyle, Gubbins, Tilt, Bettache, Walker, Mesias, Bansal-McNulty Subs Not Used: Bowman, Kefalas Genovesi, Platt Lewis Walker captained the Rangers side and at left-back was 18-year-old Franklin Domi. I later learned that he had been signed up until the summer after previously being with Enfield Borough. The Continue reading


QPR U23 (1) – Bristol City U23 (4)

U23 Professional Development League Team: Bowman, Felix, Genovesi, Wells, Kefalas, Fox, Tilt, Owens, Walker, Barton, Shodipo Sub Not Used: Brzozowski On a cold, damp afternoon at Harlington, the visitors took an early lead with the QPR defence all over the place. Myles Bowman, on a rare appearance, made two blocks before Ricardo Rees put away Continue reading


QPR U18 (3) – Watford U18 (2)

U18 Professional Development League 2 Team: Cooper, Williams-Lowe, Woollard-Innocent, Remy, Mahorn, Empochontsif, Raymond-Callender, Douglas, Babajide, Frailing, De Silva. Sub Not Used: Conte The young R’s got off to a flying start when a burst of pace from Khaliq Raymond-Callender down the right-wing took him beyond the Watford defender ahead of him, on to the bye-line Continue reading


QPR U23 (3) – Charlton Athletic U23 (6)

U23 Professional Development League Team: Brzozowski, Williams-Lowe, Genovesi, Bettache, Fox, Omar, Tilt, Mesias, Platt, Bansal-McNulty, Shodipo. Sub Not Used: Bowman Faysal Bettache was appointed captain and Paul Hall made two changes to his starting line-up, including 18-year-old full-back, Kayden Williams-Lowe. Not sure exactly who we were waiting for, but I overhead the ref comment that Continue reading


Shepherd’s Bush Shopkeeper & Burglar, Bertha Cruch, who Greeted Detectives with a Smile

The following article appeared in the Belfast Telegraph on 31st July 1924: ‘A young and attractive woman, whom the police consider the most extraordinary woman burglar of modern times, was sentenced to fourteen months’ imprisonment at the Middlesex Quarter Sessions yesterday. She is Bertha Cruch, a married woman with two children. She is a veritable Continue reading