UK time is: 06:55:53
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Flashback: Norwich 2 QPR 0, October 1984

Queens Park Rangers came to Carrow Road in October 1984 for a Division One match that almost didn't get the go ahead.

Just a couple of days earlier much of the Main Stand was damaged by fire, but after discussions with the police and the council the game was given the green light following a couple of major adjustments.

This video shows how the fire was covered by local news at the time:



Goals from Mick Channon and John Deehan game the Canaries a 2-0 victory, as shown by these highlights which include an interview with the Bishop of Norwich. And to think we complain about ITV's football coverage these days...



We want to know what YOU think. Have your say by leaving a comment below, or click here to discuss this article in the forum

You can also share your thoughts via Facebook (Facebook.com/VitalNorwich) or Twitter @VitalNorwich.


Join The Vital Debate




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Dill Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday November 26 2011

Time: 9:54AM

Your Comments

A worried Watling asked Ken Brown if all the cups had been detroyed in the fire . 'No' said Ken , 'you will still be able to have a cup of tea at half time !' ....... ...... I'll get my coat !
yellow belly
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Norwich City Articles

Canaries Frustrated By Owls (Saturday October 25 2014)

Team News - City At Wednesday (Saturday October 25 2014)

Grant Holt Set To Face City (Friday October 24 2014)

The Wednesday Preview (Friday October 24 2014)

Injury Update (Friday October 24 2014)

Powell Wants To Extend Holt Loan (Thursday October 23 2014)

Carlton Morris Recalled From Loan (Thursday October 23 2014)

Norwich Dominate But Draw Again (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Archived Norwich City Articles

List All Vital Norwich Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. yellow belly 341
2. FCBEARS 208
3. suffolkcanary 194
4. DRAYTON GREEN 153
5. northern yellow 142
6. Steve from Oz 79
7. Leman OB 75
8. sminky 64
9. Rex 42
10. screaming canary 37

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Norwich 1 - 1 Leeds Utd
Norwich 0 - 1 Charlton
Norwich 3 - 1 Blackburn
Norwich 2 - 2 Birmingham
Ipswich 0 - 1 Norwich
Cardiff 2 - 4 Norwich

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
3. Wolves 14 7 5 2 6 26
4. Bournemouth 14 7 3 4 14 24
5. Middlesbrough 14 7 3 4 7 24
6. Norwich 14 6 5 3 10 23
7. Forest 14 5 7 2 7 22
8. Blackburn 14 6 4 4 1 22
9. Charlton 14 5 7 2 1 22

Breaking League News

Karanka happy with display
Middlesbrough : 25/10/2014 23:11:00
Rotherham : 25/10/2014 22:28:00
Honours even between challengers
Middlesbrough : 25/10/2014 22:06:00
Eight Bar Blues..as Cherries hit record
Bournemouth : 25/10/2014 21:54:00
McClean Double Downs Derby
Derby County : 25/10/2014 21:46:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Who Was Your MOTM Versus Leeds?
Suggested By:  Tuckster
Ruddy 10%
Whittaker 0%
Turner 0%
Martin 0%
Olsson 0%
Redmond 25%
Howson 33%
Tettey 0%
Murphy 0%
Jerome 0%
Lafferty 8%
Hooper 0%
Odjidja-Ofoe 8%
Grabban 16%