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"East Fire Five, Forfar four" Mug

£9.50 - £50.00 From £9.50 £9.50

For 40 years the classified football results were read on BBC radio by James Alexander Gordon. His distinctive Scottish brogue and its famous upward and downward inflections giving joy and commiserations to generations of football fans.

He also became associated with this famous score which his friend Eric Morcambe would always great him with "East Fire Five, Forfar four" which actually did occur once in 1963/64.

Printed in sharp red on one side of a crisp white ceramic mug, all single mugs come wrapped in tissue and packaged in a lovely brown gift box, decorated on the outside with a matching sticker.

(Note: The sets of two and six mugs are not individually packaged and come in a 2 & 6 mug box respectively.)

made from:
White ceramic mug with handle and are dishwasher safe

10oz mug, 8cm diameter x 9.2cm tall


  • Single Mug
  • Set of two mugs
  • Set of six