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Defeat to Dunfermline: the death knell for Cathro’s Tynecastle career? When I first thought about how I’d approach this piece, my mind was almost immediately drawn to a scene from the second season finale of cult TV show Lost, in which the character of John Locke — a...

Re Bjorn

In a fixture that demanded a positive performance, the players duly delivered as Hearts recorded their first league win since mid-October over a hapless Motherwell side. For the first time in many a week, the team looked balanced, organised and settled, with the...

Drawing Blanks

Greetings everyone. After a lengthier-than-planned absence from writing, largely due to the combination of a flat purchase, decoration of said flat, a stag-do and a wedding (for which I had to prepare a best man speech) it’s nice to get back to penning my...

Don Baby Don

Greetings all! The international break is looming, which for some of us means a two-week wait for football we actually care about to re-commence. It’s not that I’m anti-Scotland or in any way unpatriotic, it’s just that Gordon Strachan has done little to reduce my...