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Name the Competition and the Year…

Can you tell us the competition sponsors and the season from this kits graphic? Answers on a postcard (e-mail)… We are currently putting the finishing touches to ‘Got, Not Got: The Lost World of Manchester City’ and it will be … Continue reading

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Christmas Morning – The Lost World of Football

You can still get ‘The Lost World of Football’ in time to re-live the Christmas mornings of your childhood… if you hurry up… It never, ever snowed round our way at Christmas. Sometimes it rained. Christmas dinner was the same … Continue reading

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‘Lost World of Football’ authors on BBC Radio London this afternoon…

Derek Hammond and Gary Silke will be appearing on Radio London’s ‘Sunday Sports Show’ from 4pm this afternoon (Sunday)… They will be talking about their new books ‘The Lost World of Football’ and ‘Got, Not Got: West Ham United’… Tune … Continue reading

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Bianca has her copy of ‘Got, Not Got: West Ham Utd’ – have you?!

Bianca Westwood can’t wait to read her copy of ‘Got, Not Got: West Ham United’… you could have one by the weekend too…  Order it from Amazon here.. Got, Not Got: The Lost World of West Ham United is an Aladdin’s … Continue reading

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‘Lost World of Football’ launches Saturday at the National Football Museum

If you are in the north west on Saturday come and join us at the National Football Museum in Manchester…  Derek Hammond and Gary Silke will be signing copies of their much-anticipated follow-up to ‘Got, Not Got’ as well as … Continue reading

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The ‘Got, Not Got’ club editions have landed…

Exciting times at Got, Not Got Towers as we clap eyes on our Manchester United, Leeds and West Ham versions for the first time… alongside our photo special ‘What a Shot! – Your Snaps of the Lost World of Football.’ … Continue reading

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The Lost World of Football: B is for BAB Stickers

Continuing our series of extracts from ‘The Lost World of Football’…  The BAB Souvenir Company was known for just two, instantly recognisable products: 1 – The football club crest sticker, often in hilarious lairy colours; 2 – The star-player sticker, … Continue reading

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Football Stars and Their Cars…

Giles Metcalfe gets behind the wheel and throws it round a few corners in his latest ‘Got, Not Got’ blog article… These days, football club car parks are full of Bentley Continental GTs, Audi R8s, Range Rover Sports, assorted Ferraris, … Continue reading

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A&BC Football Cards – Which Set Was Best?

A&BC Chewing Gum of Romford, Essex, holds a special place in the hearts of millions of big kids… Back in the 1950s, it was Douglas Coakley (the ‘C’ in the company name) who came up with the idea of packaging … Continue reading

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The Great Mother’s Day Poster Find – No 2 Admiral

As is traditional, me Mam came over on Mother’s Day for Sunday dinner. As usual she got a bunch of flowers and a card, but on this occasion she also came bearing treasure… After a clear out of the darkest … Continue reading

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