The weather was ferocious and travel delays meant, for some, a longer journey. Imagine then, the uproar among sections of the hack pack the other night at Hampden Park stadium when they turned up for football’s CIS Cup semi-final between Rangers and Hearts.
In time-honoured fashion, they were expecting a pre-match meal; instead, they were presented with, er, soup and sandwiches.
And no bar.
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