This week Wolverhampton Wanderers announced a deal to show their matches on pay-to-view television in China. Is this a good idea? Well, Wolves new Chinese owner Jeff Shi must think so. Do I think it is a good idea? Well, I know many Chinese students at the University of Wolverhampton quickly become Wolves fans when they come to Wolverhampton, their halls of residence, Randall Lines, is close to the Molineux stadium. We have to start building bridges with China and with other nations. We can’t become isolationist.
It’s Sunday morning and so as usual on a Sunday, I let you into the inner sanctum of my mind and share a few thoughts. Today’s photo is of the Midland Metro that runs from Birmingham to Wolverhampton. It was freezing when I took this shot last January, but it turned out quite well. (more…)