Alan Taylor


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Too many formerlies to mention. Presented and written innumerable TV and radio programmes and for the past decade have been half of the underperforming Scottish team on Radio 4’s Round Britain Quiz. Founding editor of The Scottish Review of Books. Was a Booker judge. Have written for countless newspapers and magazines from Life and Work to the New Yorker. Still waiting to hear from the Pulitzer people.

Article Archive

  • 14 Sep 2013

    Jim Goodwin insists St Mirren are ready to resurrect their season after holding "clear-the-air" talks.

  • 13 Sep 2013

    Gareth Bale says Cristiano Ronaldo has made him feel welcome at Real Madrid.

  • 12 Sep 2013

    RANGERS boss Ally McCoist hopes his Ibrox ambassadors around the globe can attract more international stars to the club in the years ahead.

  • 11 Sep 2013

    FIFA general secretary Jerome Valcke has ruled out any compensation being paid to Europe's top leagues if the 2022 World Cup in Qatar is switched to the winter.

  • 09 Sep 2013

    Sam Ricketts says Wales are determined to gain revenge on Serbia in Tuesday's World Cup qualifier in Cardiff.

  • 02 Sep 2013

    Gareth Bale thanked Tottenham for making his dream world-record move to Real Madrid happen after the deal was finally agreed last night.

  • 29 Aug 2013

    Theo Walcott denies Arsenal have fallen behind Tottenham despite a frenzied summer of transfer activity at their north London rivals.

  • 27 Aug 2013

    Arsene Wenger has told fans he will recruit only "special" players for Arsenal before the transfer window closes.

  • 26 Aug 2013

    Malky Mackay today backed Fraizer Campbell to force his way into the England squad after the striker grabbed two goals in Cardiff's stunning 3-2 win over Manchester City.

  • 23 Aug 2013

    West Brom have granted Nicolas Anelka indefinite leave following the death of his agent Eric Manasse.

  • 22 Aug 2013

    Jose Mourinho has compared Paul Lambert to himself after the Scot reacted angrily during Chelsea's 2-1 over Aston Villa last night.

  • 21 Aug 2013

    SCOTLAND lost their third match in a row as they went down 2-1 to England at the European Hockey Championships in Belgium.

  • 20 Aug 2013

    PSV Eindhoven manager Phillip Cocu sees Mario Balotelli as the main danger to his side in their high-profile Champions League group stage play-off with AC Milan.

  • 19 Aug 2013

    spurs defender Jan Vertonghen admitted Crystal Palace were not a walkover as Roberto Soldado scored on his debut to claim a 1-0 win at Selhurst Park.

  • 17 Aug 2013

    Chris Smalling says Manchester United's tough start to the Barclay's Premier League campaign could work to their advantage.

  • 12 Aug 2013

    FORMER Rangers striker Nikica Jelavic scored the opener as Everton completed their pre-season programme with a 2-1 friendly victory over Real Betis at Goodison Park.

  • 10 Aug 2013

    Chris Millar says St Johnstone will recover from their Euro pain in time for tomorrow's match at Kilmarnock.

  • 09 Aug 2013

    St Johnstone waved goodbye to their 42-year unbeaten home record in European competition as FC Minsk claimed a penalty shoot-out victory to end their Europa League hopes.

  • 08 Aug 2013

    UEFA has suspended two Armenian match officials after they admitted to attempted match-fixing in a Europa League match last month.

  • 07 Aug 2013

    Northern Ireland boss Michael O'Neill believes former Rangers striker David Healy still has "loads to offer" despite leaving the free agent out of his 20-man squad for next week's World Cup qualifying home clash with Russia.


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