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Postby Triangle » May 14th, 2018, 5:56 pm

Congratulations to Hereford and Peter Beadle. Champions and promoted to National league North. Avg attendance this season was 2.5k.
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Postby daftasfxxx » May 14th, 2018, 6:12 pm

Where were all those all those fans when they were struggling in the conference?
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Postby rncfc » May 14th, 2018, 8:26 pm

They’ll find the going a bit tougher in that league. It looks a right nightmare to get out of.

York, Stockport, FCUM, Boston, Kidderminster, Nuneaton, and then the moneybags teams like Brackley. I wouldn’t fancy it!

Bet there will be a few lively Saturdays at Edgar street next season!!!
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Postby Cornish Exile » May 23rd, 2018, 7:26 pm

daftasfxxx wrote:Where were all those all those fans when they were struggling in the conference?


They were boycotting home games as a protest against their crooked owners
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Postby daftasfxxx » May 23rd, 2018, 7:49 pm

Cornish Exile wrote:
daftasfxxx wrote:Where were all those all those fans when they were struggling in the conference?


They were boycotting home games as a protest against their crooked owners

That worked well then, how many divisions did they drop?
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Postby rncfc » May 23rd, 2018, 7:55 pm

daftasfxxx wrote:
Cornish Exile wrote:
daftasfxxx wrote:Where were all those all those fans when they were struggling in the conference?


They were boycotting home games as a protest against their crooked owners

That worked well then, how many divisions did they drop?


1 as things stand today, but they did manage to avoid the ground being stripped.
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Postby newgroundrodney » May 23rd, 2018, 10:05 pm

It makes me wonder whether in the near-ish future, they mightn't introduce a new division to non-League, called something like; "The National League - Championship" ,made up again of the top 12 in the North & South.
Teams like Hereford are neither one nor the other really... Stafford, Worcester, Kidderminster, Solihull Moors and quite a few others besides might benefit from such a division.
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Postby Stan A. Einstein » May 23rd, 2018, 10:50 pm

newgroundrodney wrote:It makes me wonder whether in the near-ish future, they mightn't introduce a new division to non-League, called something like; "The National League - Championship" ,made up again of the top 12 in the North & South.
Teams like Hereford are neither one nor the other really... Stafford, Worcester, Kidderminster, Solihull Moors and quite a few others besides might benefit from such a division.


At some point leagues have to become regional. It used to be tier three, then four, now five. Whether a tier six national league would work I don't know.
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Postby UPTHEPORT » May 24th, 2018, 2:59 pm

daftasfxxx wrote:Where were all those all those fans when they were struggling in the conference?



Question could be turned around mate where's the 3,500 fans of of ours gone from our Wembley game v Spurs
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Postby Stan A. Einstein » May 24th, 2018, 10:09 pm

UPTHEPORT wrote:
daftasfxxx wrote:Where were all those all those fans when they were struggling in the conference?



Question could be turned around mate where's the 3,500 fans of of ours gone from our Wembley game v Spurs


Jim,

All our fans turned up for Wembley. It's not the same 3,500 at every game.
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Postby George Street-Bridge » May 26th, 2018, 7:52 am

Their chairman was just on Radio 4's Today programme, coming live from the Hay on Wye literary festival. Stressed staying solvent is the absolute priority.

If my great-grandfather hadn't upped sticks for Bassaleg in 1882 I might be supporting them! :)
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Postby Cornish Exile » May 26th, 2018, 6:57 pm

George Street-Bridge wrote:Their chairman was just on Radio 4's Today programme, coming live from the Hay on Wye literary festival. Stressed staying solvent is the absolute priority.

If my great-grandfather hadn't upped sticks for Bassaleg in 1882 I might be supporting them! :)


Likewise, George, my ancestors originated in Ross-on-Wye.

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