Mist Rolling in from the Trent

A Nottingham Forest blog with a concern for the wider game


I went to the AGM of the Nottingham Forest Supporters’ Trust last night. I stepped down off the board because I just had too many other commitments all piling up … Continue reading

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January 19, 2018 · Leave a comment


In 1921 the Football Association banned women from playing football. During the First World War, women had stepped comfortably into many roles that had previously been inaccessible to them and … Continue reading

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December 15, 2017 · Leave a comment


In Issue 6 of Bandy & Shinty Paul Severn wrote eloquently about the way that the interaction between Twitter and the wider Forest community brought about some life changing events. … Continue reading

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December 8, 2017 · Leave a comment


It was Eric Barnes, as the last millennium was drawing to a close, who said that he wanted to “put the Nottingham back into Nottingham Forest”. The club signed Julian … Continue reading

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December 1, 2017 · Leave a comment


Being fickle is an accusation that is often thrown at fans, whether it’s a segment within a team’s fan base or even a stereotype of a whole club’s support, but … Continue reading

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November 24, 2017 · Leave a comment