So much has happened in recent months
that the HA editor has been suffering from information
overload. Out of the club's financial crisis have emerged
one or two consolations, namely...
The Independent Supporters Association not
yet a year old has proved a rallying point for City
fans. Even the Administrator has hinted that the club
might not have survived without the efforts of the
The players have been brilliant.
Keeping Chester playing good football and very much
a going concern on the pitch. Their loyalty in trying
times has been different class.
Kevin Ratcliffe must take the credit
for holding it all together on the pitch. He even had
time to win a manager of the month award for December.
His gesture of inviting a couple of ISA representatives
to share his award was spot on.
Clearly Chester are still in trouble
and the deafening silence as far as news of a buyer
is concerned is worrying. But at least we have cause
to be proud of supporting our LOCAL club and if we
and the players continue to stick together “We