January 10, 1945 The death has occurred at Weston-Super-Mare of Mr. Charles Christopher Charsley, a former Chief Constable of Coventry, at the age of 79.
Saturday, August 21 – 1937 It’s going to be “made in Birmingham” as far as Aston Villa is concerned in the future. At least that’s
November 10, 1923 Aston Villa centre half Ex-policeman arrested after street drama Thomas Ball, the Aston Villa centre half-back, was shot dead outside his house
July 29, 1915 Thomas Clarkson, of 242 Aston Lane, Perry Barr, a former member of the Aston Villa Football Club, died this week. From 1889
Friday, March 19 – 1897 Liverpool are at their training quarters at Freshfield, but their final composition of their team will not, we are informed,
March 13, 1897 Match: Football League, First Division, at Perry Barr, kick-off: 15;30. Aston Villa – Liverpool 0-0 (0-0). Attendance: 18,000. Referee: Mr. J. West.
March 3, 1897 Match: FA Cup, Third Round reply, at Perry Barr. Aston Villa – Preston North End 0-0 (0-0) after extra time. Attendance: 14,000.
Thursday, November 5 – 1896 Discussions are now taking place in every football resort in the kingdom on the present enormous prices demanded by clubs
March 28, 1896 Match: Birmingham Senior Cup, Final, at Perry Barr, kick-off: 16:00. Aston Villa – Sheffield United 3-0 (3-0). Attendance: 5,000. Referee: Mr. A.
April 21, 1894 Match: Birmingham Senior Cup, Final, at Perry Barr. Wolves v West Bromwich 3-3 (0-2). Attendance: 7,500. Referee: Mr. Tom Armitt. Wolverhampton Wanderers
February 25, 1893 International: British Championship, at Perry Barr (Birmingham). England – Ireland 6-1 (4-1). Attendance: 10,000. Referee: Mr. T.R. Park (Scottish FA); Linesmen: W.S.
November 15, 1892 Aston Villa v Liverpool. These teams met yesterday at Perry Barr, Birmingham, before a moderate crowd. The dashing attacks of the Liverpool
November 15, 1892 The members of the Aston Villa football club and the Birmingham football public generally are a long suffering people, but they must
November 14, 1892 Quick note: “The members of the Aston Villa football club and the Birmingham football public generally are a long suffering people, but
November 14, 1892 Liverpool are themselves again. At Fleetwood on Saturday they vanquished the victors of Ardwick and the heroes of a triumphal southern tour,
January 7, 1888 Match: FA Cup, Fifth Round, at Perry Barr (Birmingham). Aston Villa – Preston North End 1-3 (1-1). Attendance: 26,000; gate receipts: £1,000.
March 31, 1883 Match: Friendly, at Perry Barr. Aston Villa – Glasgow Rangers 2-1 (1-1). Attendance: 6.000. Referee: Mr. Corfield (Birmingham FA); umpires: Messrs. W.