An interview with Colin Fray – Part 1

I’ve had some surreal moments in my life but not quite as unusual on Monday evening, as I waited in the BBC Nottingham offices whilst Colin Fray made me a cup of coffee. To many that follow the Reds religiously, Colin Fray is the voice of Nottingham Forest. For a man...
What it means – Chris Slack

What it means – Chris Slack

When I was asked to put my thoughts on how I felt about Forest v Derby into words I thought it would be a breeze. But then I actually started to think about it. It’s become the fixture of the season that I hate, or possibly hate to love… Of course like...
The rivalry of a lifetime – Paul Severn

The rivalry of a lifetime – Paul Severn

The East Midlands derby is an odd one for me. Not only do I no longer live in the region, I’m slightly different to the average Forest fan as I was born in the Queen Mary Maternity Home. In Derby. However, my loyalties are far from divided. Football clubs are about so...

Forest Derby memoirs: He who dares (Forest) wins….

With the game coming up on Saturday, I thought this would be a good opportunity to draw upon some Forest Derby memories from years gone by to try and sum up what the fixture means to both sets of fans across the A5-2 (spot the deliberate typo). It was 2011 and at the...
View from a Millennial Red- Stella

View from a Millennial Red- Stella

So I was out walking the dog this afternoon, thinking about gathering some views about the Forest Derby game when my younger cousin messaged me to say she was sending an article over on how excited she is about Saturday. Spooky. I think it’s fair to say that Stella...