Posts by Dick Barrie

WHAT’S NEW, PUSSYCATS?

26 February 2024
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

After a break from blogging for a while, this new year, coming…

THAT’S WHAT I DO

22 August 2023
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

With a break from Shielfield action now, time to get the lap-top…

HOOKED!

7 June 2023
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

Always good to see a nice guy getting a break. It would…

A PERFECT STORM

17 May 2023
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

When you plan a fixture list, a number of checks and balances…

SOME KID!

4 May 2023
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

Those of us at Glasgow last week watched in horror as Jonas…

WHAT A DIFFERENCE!!!

21 April 2023
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

Former Prime Minister Harold Wilson is reputed to have observed that a…

ANY QUESTIONS?

13 March 2023
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

At this time of year all the magazines, podcasts, streaming service providers,…

14 February 2023
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

Having posted my previous weblog on Burns Night, I thought this one…

POETRY IN MOTION

25 January 2023
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

I’m writing this on Burns Night, but I won’t lapse into verse…

LET’S HAVE FUN…..

22 December 2022
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

Next month sees the sixth anniversary of The Dirt Xtra. Who’d a-thunk…

UNFINISHED BUSINESS?

25 November 2022
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

Tonight’s announcement of our completed 1-7 has raised a few eyebrows. Connor…

LOOKING BACK A LUSTRUM

7 November 2022
The Dirt Xtra
Dick Barrie

Well, is it finally over? One of the wettest Octobers in my…