The failure in 2011 to persuade Chelsea Pitch Owners, a non-profit body which owns the freehold, to sell Stamford Bridge back to the club also reduced Chelsea’s room for manoeuvre.
The problem with Stamford Bridge was the footprint of the site. A | The Millennium Hotel, and accompanying restaurants, which comprised the Chelsea Village complex devised by former chairman Ken Bates, are going, along with all four stands.
Back in July, when they were first floated, the responses were equally caustic...
After her "Good Morning America" appearance to promote the latest season of "Project Runway," she stepped out in another revealing outfit -- a grey leather mini skirt that she paired with a taupe blouse with a deep-V neckline.
Heidi Klum is definitely setting the gold standard!
The 44-year-old supermodel stepped out in New York City on Thursday wearing an incredibly sexy gold dress that without a doubt turned many heads.
The next famous scene in Slinky history has the pair arriving at Gimbel's Department Store in Philadelphia on a snowy day before Christmas, where Richard James ran his Slinky's down a sloped board. The couple sold out their stock of 400 toys in an hour and a half.
Richard James would become the company's first face and eventually he seemed to succumb to the success and fame (yes, fame! He did the TV circuit, made increasingly large donations to shady religious charities.
Local people have nicknamed it the Slinky, after the springy toy.