Mike Bacon Share Email this article to a friend To send a link to this page you must be logged in. Multi-media sports reporter firstname.lastname@example.org @Mike_Bacon Archant Sports reporter Your Posts ‘Not many of the old ‘crash, bang, wallop’, centre forwards wanted to get too involved with him!’ Yesterday, 20:37 Dave Ashford DAVE ASHFORD has been following Ipswich Town for 73 years. He knows who he considers one of the club’s best-ever signings – we welcome your posts Your Posts ‘His never-say-die spirit endeared him to the fans’ Thu, 19:00 Mike Bacon Town fan PETER CLOKE let’s us know who he feels was Ipswich Town’s best-ever player. A striker who never gave up. We welcome your posts. Quiz Big speedway quiz #2: Test your knowledge with our 20 teasing questions Thu, 12:00 Mike Bacon Test yourself with our speedway quiz #2 Your Posts ‘I sometimes think season ticket holders get what they deserve’ Wed, 20:00 Geoffrey Kelly Former season ticket holder at Portman Road GEOFFREY KELLY has his say on life at Portman Road. We welcome your posts. Opinion Mike Bacon: The football season must finish – Give Lambo and the boys a chance of reaching the play-offs! Wed, 17:15 Mike Bacon In his weekly column MIKE BACON says the football season has to be completed, despite these difficult times. Your Posts ‘It’s a results business and that is something we have not been seeing’ Tue, 19:00 James Whittingham We welcome your posts. Town fan James Whittingham has sent in his thoughts. You are welcome to do likewise. Kieron Dyer Podcast: My best Town XI, playing against Zidane, Rivaldo and co.... Plus those underrated Blues players Tue, 09:41 Mike Bacon Join MIKE BACON as he chats to former Blue KIERON DYER in this one-off KOA special... Your Posts ‘I don’t want to be negative but I’m speechless’ Mon, 19:00 Jose Lopez Lerena Jose Lopez Lerena is a big Town fan. Here are his thoughts on the state of life at Portman Road. We welcome your posts... ‘What do we do? Sit back and watch our club disappear?’ Stowmarket Town one of many to lobby FA over ‘null and void’ season Mon, 16:10 Mike Bacon Stowmarket Town chairperson Neil Sharp says his club intend to work with other clubs to lobby the FA to rethink their decision on ending the season for clubs below Step three. Non-League Podcast: OUR VERDICT on YOUR TEAM.... Good season, bad? Could do better? Mon, 13:22 Mike Bacon Join host MIKE BACON and co-host CARL MARSTON as they are joined by AFC Sudbury’s MARK MORSLEY to look back at the Suffolk non-league season and give their BIG VERDICT. Your Posts ITFC:’I refuse to accept we are in terminal decline, it can be turned around’.... But! Sunday, March 29, 2020 Simon Jones SIMON JONES is a season ticket holder at Portman Road. Here are his thoughts on the state of life at Ipswich Town.... We welcome your posts... Suffolk Cup Finals scheduled for Ipswich Town likely to be hosted at other grounds when football restarts Friday, March 27, 2020 Mike Bacon With the coronavirus pandemic hitting football across the country, Suffolk FA have today said that county cup finals set for Portman Road will ‘likely’ need to be hosted elsewhere. Opinion Null and void! Heartache for some, relief for others. But clubs should not write off this season... Friday, March 27, 2020 Mike Bacon The season for Steps 3-7 of the non-league football pyramid have been ended. Null and void is the outcome. No promotion, no relegation, everyone will start next season in the same leagues that started this... MIKE BACON takes a look Opinion Oliver Sullivan: ‘History favours winners... Not those with two pints of milk in their trophy cabinet!’ Thursday, March 26, 2020 Oliver Sullivan Ipswich Town fan OLIVER SULLIVAN has taken his time getting used to supporting the Blues... But you try stopping him now! Quiz Big speedway quiz: Test your knowledge with our 20 teasing questions Thursday, March 26, 2020 Mike Bacon Test yourself with our speedway quiz ‘An immense honour’ - David Sheepshanks gets new President role Wednesday, March 25, 2020 Nick Garnham David Sheepshanks is the new President of Suffolk FA, writes Nick Garnham. Video Mike Bacon: Sing along... ‘Ipswich, Ipswich, get that goal’... And feeling on the same planet as Messi! Wednesday, March 25, 2020 Mike Bacon In his weekly column, MIKE BACON remembers a fine Ipswich Town pop record, as well as taking a look at the #stayathomechallenge Your Posts ‘The problem wasn’t getting rid of McCarthy.... It was what came after’ Wednesday, March 25, 2020 Matt Thomas We welcome your posts on Ipswich Town. So, why not send them in... e: email@example.com. From the here and now to past glories... your posts! Video WATCH! Jason Crump in Witches colours roaring around Foxhall – as season put back 2 more months Wednesday, March 25, 2020 Mike Bacon Jason Crump in action around Foxhall... new Ipswich man looking good! Nostalgia Ipswich Town’s Greatest Games: The night Fabian got Portman Road rocking against Becks, Keane, Scholes and more Wednesday, March 25, 2020 Mike Bacon It was August 2000 and Town were back in the ‘big time’, the Premiership... MIKE BACON remembers a very special night. Thurlow Nunn league to finish immediately... But no decision on what basis... It could be null and void Tuesday, March 24, 2020 Mike Bacon The Thurlow Nunn Premier and Division One Leagues have ended with immediate effect, we are led to understand. Your Posts McCarthy:- ‘It might not have been pretty but blast me, look at us now!’ Sunday, March 22, 2020 Andrew Mustoe A post from Joe Walsh about Town fans driving Mick McCarthy out has got you writing in! Thoughts both ways.... We welcome your posts! Nostalgia Ipswich Town: FA Cup winners 1978..... That cup run and joy in photos... Sunday, March 22, 2020 Mike Bacon Ipswich Town won the FA Cup on May 6, 1978 when they beat Arsenal 1-0 in the Wembley final – Roger Osborne the scorer.Here are a few pictorial memories of that wonderful ‘day in May’, and the run to the final. Ipswich Witches latest from boss Chris Louis... Sunday, March 22, 2020 henry chard Ipswich ‘Tru Plant’ Witches promoter Chris Louis says that clubs are all pulling together following the delay to the start of the 2020 British speedway season, writes Henry Chard. Nostalgia Tony’s Tales! Blackpool lights! Snow fun at Carlisle, but Carrow Road was often fun Sunday, March 22, 2020 tony garnett TONY GARNETT is the doyen of Ipswich Town coverage, having reported on the Blues from the 1960s. Here he takes readers down memory lane with a few more of his tales. Nostalgia Mike Bacon: Ipswich Town’s Greatest: Frans Thijssen - ‘Sublime, cultured, gritty. I loved watching him play’ Thursday, March 19, 2020 Mike Bacon Being of a certain age, I was lucky enough to have been brought up with some of Ipswich Town’s greatest-ever sides – greatest-ever players. Your Posts ‘We shouldn’t have driven out McCarthy’... Thursday, March 19, 2020 Joe Walsh We welcome your posts on Ipswich Town and will publish them... Town fan JOE WALSH has sent in his thoughts. Join in.... ‘It’s a great challenge’ – Former Norwich City ace Eadie takes over at Leiston Wednesday, March 18, 2020 Mike Bacon Former Norwich City favourite Darren Eadie is the new joint manager of Leiston. Your Posts ‘This is a club fragile beyond belief... And so despondency prevails’ Wednesday, March 18, 2020 Mark Tuxford MARK TUXFORD is a committed Town fan. Here are his thoughts on the current situation at Portman Road.... We welcome your posts Mark Morsley steps down as AFC Sudbury boss Tuesday, March 17, 2020 Mike Bacon Mark Morsley has stepped down as boss of AFC Sudbury.