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News: Of Gorillas and Needles - Saints 24 Saracens 29

By Ben_Dover
May 24 2015

As a child I used to have a recurring nightmare, it was of a gorilla (don’t ask me why!) repeatedly trying and frustratingly failing to thread a needle.  It was a dream that generated that squeaky cotton feeling you get when you bite down on a ball of the cosmetic wool and if ever a Rugby match was to give an equivalent feeling then this was it.... More >

News: Saints v Saracens - Aviva Semi Final Preview

“It ain't over till the fat lady sings” - Kate Smith was a large woman who was very popular as a singer in the 1930s to 1950s (Irving Berlin wrote God Bless America for... More >

News: Jim's "Stiffs" give tigers a shock, but no win

The "Stiffs" in the title is a passing reference to the "journalist" working for the Telegraph, Daniel Schofield, who used this word in his unprofessional rant against Sa... More >

News: AP: Leicester Tigers vs Northampton Saints - Preview

Having already secured a home tie in the end of season play-offs, Northampton Saints travel to Welford Road on Saturday with the intention of depriving Leicester Tigers their place... More >

News: Saints Nil Welsh and secure a top of the Table Finish

Like the lady that used to be tantalisingly revealed on those cheap cigarette lighters we all bought on our school trips to France, the Aviva Premiership is slowly exposing a sh... More >

News: London Welsh visit FG to take on the Leaders

As the regular Aviva matches draw to their completion, 1st plays 12th at Franklin's Gardens. Bonso takes a look at the upcoming clash.  ... More >

News: Saints rediscover their mojo at Stadium mk:

There has been much talk of the rights and wrongs of this fixture but here it is and it seemed that people arrived in numbers and   made the best of it and in doing th... More >

News: AP: Northampton Saints vs Saracens - Match Preview

The Aviva Premiership season continues to hurtle towards a dramatic conclusion and this week reigning champions Northampton Saints welcome Saracens in a "home" match to be played a... More >

News: Saints lose sight of the try line Exeter 21 Saints 10

A trip to Exeter is a nice way to spend a spring weekend, even if I was indisposed enough to eschew any beer for the duration. Pottering round a few gardens, a cream tea to di... More >

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