Monthly Archives: October 2009

31st October 2009- Championship, West Bromwich Albion 5 Watford 0

West Brom went back to the top of the Championship with a clinical demolition of Watford at The Hawthorns.

Two goals in the first 18 minutes set the tone for the afternoon as the Baggies recorded their fifth home win of the season with room to spare.

1st October 2009- RIP Terry Challis

The name Terry Challis will be familiar to a great many Watford fans.  His cartoons in the Watford Observer were often the first port of call for many after buying the paper.

Terry passed away on 1st October 2009.


BHappy image tribute: In days before blanket coverage and instant highlights, it always seemed particularly vital after a distant, unseen away game, as much a part of the reportage as Oliver Phillips’ account alongside.


FTRE image Watford FC in 100 objects: #50:Terry Challis Painting of Elton John on the back of a Hornet

WO image The story of the painting