Front pages (and usually back, middle or other pages) chosen at random (more or less) from my collection of mostly 20th Century mostly British newspapers. Weekly new posts on Sundays, a Random Cutting on Wednesdays and a Random Advert on Fridays.
Wednesday, 27 November 2013
Random Cutting - Cliff Thorburn wins Championship (1980)
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Canadian Cliff Thorburn beat Alex 'Hurricane' Higgins to win the Snooker World Championship in 1980, but lost to Steve Davis 3 years later despite getting the first maximum break of 147 in the World Championships.