Dickie Felton

I write about music and football

FOOTBALL: Lancaster City v Marine 13-1-15

I must apologise to all loyal readers of this column for an horrendous error made on this page last year. I incorrectly stated that the coldest football match I'd ever attended was in a bleak Bulgarian winter watching Liverpool in a UEFA cup tie at Levski Sofia.…

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FOOTBALL: Ashton United V Marine

Pensioners in flat caps, a dog in a body warmer and the tastiest pie of the season. Welcome to Hurst Cross, home of Ashton United. Grassroots football at it's very very best...…

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FOOTBALL: AFC FYLDE V MARINE

The prefab dressing rooms look like something out of Tenko - but with less sun and more rain. Clad in military green, they wouldn't look out of place as POW blocks in Escape to Victory...…

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FOOTBALL: Magnificent Marine

Morrissey plays two gigs at New York's Terminal 5 and I'm not there. Run out of money, run out of annual leave. So it's a no-show from Mr Felton.But from 3,000 miles away...…

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Morrissey International Airport

Morrissey International Airport

An account of what it means to be on the road with the last great pop star and his people.

The Day I Met Morrissey

The Day I Met Morrissey

A collection of real-life accounts from fans who for a split second found themselves in the right place at the right time