SportsBooks Blog

Great Fair, sad day

Oct 19 2009

Back from Frankfurt, knackered as usual. For SportsBooks it was a great fair but brought back down to earth on the Sunday morning when I had a phone call to tell me David Burnside was dead. I met David only the once although I saw him play many times. For those of you without my anorak tendenc [ ... ]

Frankfurt here I come

Oct 10 2009

Off to Frankfurt early on Tuesday October 13. I catch a flight from Birmingham at 7.05am which is well before the time I normally drag myself out of bed. But it’s worth it. I get into Frankfurt at 11am, park myself in the flat I rent with two other publishers and then meander off to the fair to se [ ... ]