A fitting tribute to John Ball
came from Guy Farrar (former Club Secretary and author): "No-one has ever inspired greater hero worship - and no-one ever courted it less."
At Liverpool Crown Court yesterday, Mark Johnston, 21, and Carl Higgins, 29, admitted conspiring to damage property being reckless as to whether the lives of businessman John Ball
and his family would be endangered.
Stephen John Ball
, aged 50, of Wavell Road, Quarry Bank, was caught while working.
Married at Hanbury Hall were Jenny Ann Lines, daughter of Peter and Sheila Lines of Redditch, and Darren John Ball
, son of Mick Ball of Bromsgrove.
Cardiff Crown Court was told John Ball
, 50, of Garth Avenue, Glyncoch, had to go three miles out his way to buy his groceries and five miles to visit a parent for whom he is a carer.
However, former Swansea University economist John Ball
warned of the need for deeper structural change, saying: "The Welsh economy is nothing like a modern diversified economy."
Mr John Ball
may not be old enough (as I am) to know that all areas have their 5% of a nasty criminal element, who deeply upset the 95% kind-hearted citizens.
notched one of the goals for the Gunner, the other an own goal.
Scores against Essex were Tony Parsons, Colin Rigg, Richard Ashley, Chris Gitsham (21-21), Len Falconbridge, Peter Bishop, Dennis Wilkinson, Adrian Johnson (18-20), Alan Barker, Reg Simmons, Ken Dixon, Gareth Willcock (11-21), John Ball
, Alan Evans, Ron Bale, Aubrey Brookhouse (16-29), Roy Cook, Alwyn Harris, Barrie Thorpe, Terry Whitehouse (16-30), Roger Eaton, Arnold Goad, Bill Medland, Doug Thorpe (14-29).
Prisoner Mark Johnston text-messaged accomplices to bomb Dalglish's neighbour John Ball