Articles by Gordon Wilson

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Look back in hope

29 July 2020

Grimsby Town have survived financial crises before. Gordon Wilson describes how Alderman Barrett led the Mariners out of debt and into a golden age

Champions: part two of a story based on true events

5 April 2019

7 April 1934: Hull v Grimsby with the second division title at stake. Gordon Wilson and Andy Freeman take you back in time

Champions: a short story based on true events

29 March 2019

Anlaby Road, Hull. 7 April 1934. A Grimsby win will make sure of the second division title. Gordon Wilson and Andy Freeman imagine the mood

Brian Hill: wonderful wing-raider

29 October 2018

In the 1960s, Grimsby enjoyed the services of a winger who could torment England internationals. Gordon Wilson remembers Brian Hill

Of Owls and Cods

19 July 2018

Could the Mariners face Cleethorpes Town in a league fixture one day? Gordon Wilson knows a club that's risen from the same level as the Owls

Can you hear the Grimsby sing?

30 November 2016

On 9 December, the Mariners Trust will be staging a unique celebration of the Mariners. Gordon Wilson offers a preview