Time to walk the plank? Blackbeard had more success operating out of Bristol than former Scotland and England coach Andy Robinson.
Blackbeard the Pirate enjoyed a more fruitful career than Bristol's sports clubs. It was around nine months ago that research unearthed the news that Bristol - home of the infamous pirate - had the worst sporting facilities of any major British city. Which is hardly surprising given the mediocre output of the club's two leading football clubs.
But perhaps the most galling moment was the failure of the local rugby side to win promotion to the Premiership onRead More »from Why Bristol is surely the unluckiest sports city in England