They were contenders

They were contenders

Rewind back to episode 5 of the podcast and not only will you find the last time we all managed to get in the same room, you’ll find us all selecting our “best local bands that nearly made it”.  The “nearly” tag knocked any thoughts of The Verve, and brought thoughts of including The Tansads and possibly even The Railway children in the mix.  Whilst the “local” tag allowed a controversial amount of leeway, with bands from St Helens, Skem and Leigh coming into consideration.

The Bluffers Guide to Club Cricket

The Bluffers Guide to Club Cricket

With apologies to the TPAN continuity editor, here’s a piece that first appeared in the May 2016 issue of the Mudhuts Football Express when it was indeed the end of the football season…

Yes, the football season is still going on and Latics are doing their usual thing of keeping it interesting to the bitter end (can we get our request in for a relatively quiet, boring, fair-to-midtabling season next year now) but time waits for no man. The clocks have sprung forwards, people are moaning that it’s colder than it should be at this time of year and massive bags have started appearing all over our house which must mean that it’s the cricket season.

The Norwegian Blue

The Norwegian Blue

“Hello miss, I’d like to register a complaint” Five and a half years ago, the good people from The Mudhutter, Ye Olde Tree and Crown and Thas Not a Patch On… had a dream. A dream of a website that would combine the best of those websites and embrace the independent Wigan Athletic community. This

Another slice of pie…

Another slice of pie…

A few months ago. A few (cough cough)-something blokes off of the internet, decided it would be a bit of a laugh if they had a go at one of those podcast things. They knew they’d be walking in the, significant, shadow of the infamous Mudhuts Media Podcasts, but if they ploughed their own furrow then they might just get away with it. If nothing else it would give them an excuse for a night in the pub every once in a while.

Kebab Kings

Kebab Kings

We’re back once again with the… errr… ex-local journo.

The pie at night crew have taken to the pubs again, microphone and Jimmy’s menu in hand. This time, we’re back in Wigan Central and Jimmy, Alan, Chris and Ian are joined by Greg Farrimond, ahead of his move “darn sarf” and spend a couple of hours talking about the usual sort of stuff.

Kebab Kings

Kebab Kings

We’re back once again with the… errr… ex-local journo. The pie at night crew have taken to the pubs again, microphone and Jimmy’s menu in hand. This time, we’re back in Wigan Central and Jimmy, Alan, Chris and Ian are joined by Greg Farrimond, ahead of his move “darn sarf” and spend a couple of

Life of Brian

Life of Brian

aka The one where we’re still sober at the end

The podcast with slightly more regularity than Moeen Ali’s line and length is back.  Somehow, without too much happening on the Latics front, we’ve managed to stumble through to our fifth episode and still found plenty to talk about.

Life of Brian

Life of Brian

aka The one where we’re still sober at the endThe podcast with slightly more regularity than Moeen Ali’s line and length is back.  Somehow, without too much happening on the Latics front, we’ve managed to stumble through to our fifth episode and still found plenty to talk about.This episode we’re joined by Joe Curran, latterly

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