Category Archives: 1964/65 – 50 Years Ago

50 Years Ago: 1964/65 April – Shafted by Pompey and the Cobblers…

1964 Stratton Bank - 50 Years

Mike Minihane finishes his look back 50 years to events at the County Ground during Town’s first season in the ‘big time’ Division Two during 1963/64… Top of the Charts:  The Last Time – The Rolling Stones The last month of the season and the crunch had finally come. In 16th place Swindon Town were four points off the relegation places but

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50 Years Ago: 1964/65 December – A Christmas Miracle

1964 Stratton Bank - 50 Years

Mike Minihane continues his look back 50 years to events at the County Ground. Following Swindon Town’s first season in the ‘big time’ Division Two during 1963/64, Town looked to consolidate; however football isn’t that simple… Top of the Charts: I Feel Fine – The Beatles Our first game of the month was at Northampton Town who had been promoted

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50 Years Ago: 1964/65 September – Jekyll and Hyde

1964 Stratton Bank - 50 Years

Mike Minihane continues his look back 50 years to events at the County Ground. Following Swindon Town’s first season in the ‘big time’ Division Two during 1963/64, Town looked to consolidate; however football isn’t that simple… Top of the Charts:  You Really Got Me – The Kinks September was going to be a very busy month with seven league games

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50 Years Ago: 1964/65 August – Buried by the future King of the Kippax

1964 Stratton Bank - 50 Years

Mike Minihane continues his look back 50 years to events at the County Ground. Following Swindon Town’s first season in the ‘big time’ Division Two during 1963/64, Town look to consolidate, however football isn’t that simple… Top of the Charts:  A Hard Day’s Night – The Beatles Having experienced my first full season the previous year I was by now

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