more than just words

Between February 2017 and November 2019, I volunteered as the Programme Editor for Prescot Cables Football Club, revitalising this traditional part of the matchday experience


Quality Writing

In addition to writing much of the copy in each issue, I managed a team of outstanding contributors.

Stunning Visuals

The Walloper was a full-colour, high quality publication supported by superb photography


During my time as Editor, the Cables programme set new standards in their division.

Topical and readable

The programmes looked beyond the club and included features from around the world of football.

Up to the minute statistics

Our programme was renowned for having accurate and detailed statistical analysis.

Great Value

With up to 56 pages per issue, the programmes were packed with content at a fantastic price.

Issues Edited


Awards Won

Copies Sold

I don’t just work on Programmes…

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Clapton FC sink into the quicksand

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