Category: Jon Wilkins


My wife was in Utrecht this week

My wife was in sunny Utrecht this weekend to meet my sons prospective in laws. Lovely folk from Rotterdam, just as their daughter is. A true marriage made in Heaven, well Utrecht anyway. Spending... - Blog - Jon Wilkins - Politics 0

On politics and of course, football

Various thought come to mind. Trump meeting your Prime minister. Trump hardly has to open his mouth and rubbish pours out. He seems to live in an alternate reality as nothing he says has... - Blog - Jon Wilkins - For budding Dutch poets 1

For budding Dutch poets

Following on from my piece about Utrecht gaining UNESCO City of Literature status, what exactly does that mean to the citizens of Utrecht? Are you all now in a position to write a novel... - Love of Dutch football Netherlands 1974 0

Love and football

As I have already told you. I was in love with a Dutch girl whilst at school. She was from Rotterdam, so it made sense to support her team Feyenoord and I felt I...