Schoolday Memories – 5/2/58

Thanks to John Catterall from Salford for the following… In 1958 when Manchester United were playing Red Star Belgrade in the Cup, Mr Best then just a teacher at the Clock School decided we could get a TV from Townsends and watch the match in the hall ( l say...

We’ll Never Die – Surfer Flag Photos

Stretford End Flags “Surfer Flag” was unveiled just before kick-off at the game against Everton on 10th February 2013. The flag was paid for by supporters along with a large contribution from Gary Neville.

Gary Neville’s Giant Tribute to the Tragic Babes

25 January 2013 United legend Gary Neville has helped pay for a giant flag honouring the victims of the Munich Air Disaster. The Sky TV pundit and England coach has helped fund the banner, which features the Busby Babes as they lined-up for the final time before the...

Memorial Video

Chris Nightingale, a student at Central Lancashire University, created this short video documentary about the Munich Air Crash as part of his course. He asked me to be interviewed buy due to lack of time I was unable to fulfil his request. Please watch his excellent...

Busby Babes Players Honoured in Blue Plaque Scheme

May 27th 2011 In July last year I was contacted by Chris Hirst, a teacher at Stretford High School. His students were undertaking a project (which he was leading) and he wanted to know where some of the Busby Babes lived. I put him in touch with my friend Tom Clare...

Each February we meet up at Old Trafford to remember those who died Learn more