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by jimmythepost
Fri Jan 08, 2010 2:22 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Stirlingshire Cup
Replies: 15
Views: 8858

Stirlingshire Cup

Full list of all finals is in Big Book Of Bairns Lists published in 2006.
by jimmythepost
Fri Jan 08, 2010 2:18 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Death of Alex Parker
Replies: 1
Views: 1801

Death of Alex Parker

Sad to hear that `Alex died yesterday. A great full-back with Falkirk and Scotland. Hugely respected at Everton.
Above all a really nice guy-modest and humble.
Saw him in his prime-what a player.
RIP.
by jimmythepost
Fri Jan 09, 2009 9:33 am
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: GEORGE MILLER R.I.P.
Replies: 1
Views: 2611

GEORGE MILLER R.I.P.

Great tribute to George by Sir Alex Ferguson at the funeral service. Many old Dunfermline and Falkirk players in attendance. Geordie was quite a character and some of the stories were hilarious.Scottish football has lost quite a character. My own memoies of George were as an inspirational captain an...
by jimmythepost
Mon Jan 05, 2009 6:13 pm
Forum: Football Books
Topic: FALKIRK F.C. BOOKS-LIST
Replies: 3
Views: 5814

FALKIRK F.C. BOOKS-LIST

I think I have now completed the set of Falkirk books.Does anyone know of any others in existence? FALKIRK THROUGH THE YEARS (MID 1950'S) ON WI'THE GEMME -(CENTENARY SEASON 1976/77) BROCKVILLE BAIRNS VOL 1 1946-1969 BROCKVILLE BAIRNS VOL 2 1969-1994 BROCKVILLE BAIRNS VOL 3 1876-1945 FALKIRK BAIRS VO...
by jimmythepost
Mon Jan 05, 2009 5:48 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: BRITISH ARMY GAMES AGAINST SCOTTISH CLUBS
Replies: 2
Views: 3662

BRITISH ARMY GAMES AGAINST SCOTTISH CLUBS

I am trying to compile a list of games between Scottish Clubs and British Army teams during the period of National Service. Anyone got details?I've got several programmes, but don't know if the line ups were as programme. Also looking for details of Scots professionals in British Army teams against ...
by jimmythepost
Fri Jan 02, 2009 5:35 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: War Time Results
Replies: 14
Views: 8949

Great wee book about Falkirk F.C. during WW 2.
Entitled "Eleven Half Decent Footballers and a Bus"
Has a good stats section.
Some amazing stories about the game during 1939-1946.
by jimmythepost
Fri Jan 02, 2009 5:30 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: FIRST LIVE TELEVISED FLOODLIGHT MATCH
Replies: 2
Views: 2171

FIRST LIVE TELEVISED FLOODLIGHT MATCH

First live broadcast was at Brockville Park Falkirk in October 1953.
Falkirk beat Newcastle United 3-2.
BBC broadcast the second half live and Alex.McCrae scored within the first minute of the broadcast.
by jimmythepost
Wed Jan 16, 2008 6:43 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: BRITISH ARMY GAMES WITH SCOTTISH PLAYERS
Replies: 31
Views: 24697

BRITISH ARMY GAMES WITH SCOTTISH PLAYERS

Anyone know where I can find records of Scottish Players who played for the British Army teams in the 1950's?
by jimmythepost
Wed Jan 16, 2008 5:51 pm
Forum: Football Books
Topic: NEW FALKIRK BOOK
Replies: 0
Views: 3762

NEW FALKIRK BOOK

The Falkirk Bairns Volume 4 now on sale.Covers years 1994-2007.Over 240 pages long, illustrated throughout.Good stats sections.
by jimmythepost
Fri Jan 20, 2006 5:35 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: WAR TIME RESULTS
Replies: 1
Views: 2875

WAR TIME RESULTS

Anyone know where I can get full details of war time games-scores, line-ups etc?
by jimmythepost
Tue Nov 15, 2005 4:49 pm
Forum: Football Books
Topic: Falkirk Book
Replies: 12
Views: 11777

Brockville Bairns Volume 3 is available from the author Michael White

10 Parkview Avenue

FALKIRK

FK1 5JX
by jimmythepost
Sun Nov 13, 2005 7:07 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Jutland v Scotland Unofficial Match 1959
Replies: 0
Views: 2826

Jutland v Scotland Unofficial Match 1959

Does anyone know if a programme was produced for this game in 1959, an Unofficial International match.?
by jimmythepost
Sun Nov 13, 2005 6:46 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Jocky Simpson's footballing career
Replies: 3
Views: 4005

Jocky Simpson

Brilliant account of his career in Brockville Bairns Volume 3.
by jimmythepost
Sun Nov 13, 2005 6:44 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: SCOTTISH JUNIOR CAPS
Replies: 1
Views: 3076

SCOTTISH JUNIOR CAPS

Does anyone know where I can get details of Scotland Junior International Teams from the 1930's?
by jimmythepost
Sun Nov 13, 2005 6:34 pm
Forum: Football Books
Topic: Falkirk Book
Replies: 12
Views: 11777

FALKIRK

Copies of Volume 3 , 1876-1939 are still available priced £9.99

Has statistics as appendices.