Football songs and memories raise funds for carers’ charity
In pictures: Football songs and memories raise funds for carers’ charity “Back home they’ll be thinking about us when we are far away…”
Football anthems – some of them best forgotten – belt out from a record player in a corner of Blackpool Carers Centre at its football fund-raising event.
Back Home, the song recorded for the 1970 World Cup. England were still world champions (from 1966) until losing 3-2 to West Germany in the quarter finals. “We’ll fight until the whistle goes for the folks back home.”
The man selling the record, Stuart Clayton, a carer himself, is talking vinyl with local... read more
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