Join sports journalist Gordon Bannerman with Perth Theatre for this exclusive Team Talk
night. Covering stories like Saints winning the Scottish Cup and the days of Muirton Park, Gordon has clocked-up 40 years reporting for the Perthshire Advertiser and various national newspapers.
is an online event for St Johnstone fans to come along and share stories and experiences. This night will be hosted by Gordon Bannerman who will be exploring Pressing Engagements
where he will recall stories from Muirton and McDiarmid, the Euro trips and flag-up his own Saints X1. Each audience member will receive a pie and a Bovril to get them into the spirit of the game. This event will end with a Q&A session with Gordon and the chance to share your own stories. As part of these series of talks, playwright Martin McCormick, will use these stories to help inform the play.
is part of a wider project with Perth Theatre who will be working with people from across Perthshire to create a high-quality, mainstage production about St Johnstone Football Club and its fans. The production will be a real collaboration between professional artists and the local community.
The talk will take place online via zoom. Please note the talk will be recorded for research and development purposes.
Free but ticketed (one ticket per device)
IMPORTANT PIE INFO: Each participant will receive a complimentary pie pack which include 1 pie, 1 iced bun and 1 Bovril provided by Award Winning Murrays Bakers. You will be sent an order form 1 week before your event so we can take your order and your delivery information.
Please note, you can request a maximum of 4 pie packs per device. We will be delivering to Perth City centre including some surrounding areas such as Luncarty, Almondbank, Bridge of Earn and Scone, (please see map at bottom of page). The pie packs will be delivered to your address by Perth Radio Taxis* between 12 noon and 2pm on the day of the event. If you live outside this area you can be given an order number to collect on the day of the event from Murrays Bakers, South Street, Perth, PH2 8PA.
Pie pack bookings will be closed 2 days before the event begins so we can process the orders. If you book after this date, you will not receive a pie or bun. Try not to eat the pie in advance, save it for half time!
Orders are being organised by a third party so we will need to share your name and address with the party for the purposes of delivery. You will be asked permission to share this data via the order form.
*Pie packs will be delivered to your doorstep in compliance with COVID-19 guidelines.
How Zoom Works
The talk takes place in the Zoom videoconferencing app, which you should install and test at least an hour before the talk. Or why not install it now and test it with family or friends? Download Zoom
If you already have Zoom installed please check that it’s up to date. Check for updates
If you're unable to install Zoom you can join the talk in a web browser. We strongly recommend Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome. These are both available for free:
Please note the Safari web browser isn’t compatible with Zoom and shouldn’t be used.
On the day of the talk you will be sent an email with a Zoom link 30 minutes before the talk starts. Click on this link a little while before the talk starts.