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The Book, The Sun and The Rangers – by Angela Haggerty, Editor of “Downfall”

I am delighted to welcome a new Guest  Poster on to the Blog. Angela Haggerty worked as an Editor on Phil Mac Giolla Bhain’s new  book. She has been kind enough to offer some thoughts on the book, the controversy around its publication and the abortive serialisation in the Sun.

As mentioned in my last post, if there was a hope amongst any group of people that the book would disappear quicker than Craig Whyte post-administration, that has proved to be ill-founded.

Indeed, as you can see from the picture below “Downfall” is WH Smith’s Scottish Book of the Month!

It looks as if Angela’s work has complemented that of Phil, taking the book to the top of the charts.

And therefore, enough from me, and I pass you over to Angela.



A fortnight ago, Rangers fans celebrated a very hollow victory. The only group to lose out after the Scottish Sun’s decision to pull the serialisation of Phil Mac Giolla Bhain’s new book, Downfall: How Rangers FC Self Destructed, is Rangers fans. Continue reading


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