It all started among the beer bottles of Copenhagen

I’VE BEEN fortunate down the years in having some useful contacts in football. For a start, my cousin’s husband was a Danish international goalkeeper who played for Hvidovre when they won the Danish League in 1966 and later became goalkeeper coach for Brøndby and the Danish national team. Another cousin was a player with a […]

This year’s culture club – AGF of Aarhus

THEY’RE flying little blue flags from the front of buses in Aarhus this year. They’ve also chiselled the motto, “Aarhus 2017” into the paving slabs around Denmark’s second biggest city. They’re expecting lots of visitors, though heaven knows how Aarhus’ very provincial airport will handle them. For this charming city, full of well-mannered and mellow […]