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 on: Yesterday at 11:57:41 
Started by sussexcobbler - Last post by West Stand
I really enjoyed those goals at Wycombe?, Mansfield, Luton and possibly others too. A decent guy got me tkt for the Luton game whatever happened to him! Do I detect a sarcastic tone to yr comments?
 

Can't find any mention of this Alan Knibbs on Google. Hint hint.

 22 
 on: Yesterday at 11:17:28 
Started by sussexcobbler - Last post by everbrite
Old Alan Knibbs and his wonderful set pieces.

I really enjoyed those goals at Wycombe?, Mansfield, Luton and possibly others too. A decent guy got me tkt for the Luton game whatever happened to him! Do I detect a sarcastic tone to yr comments?

 23 
 on: Yesterday at 10:50:54 
Started by sussexcobbler - Last post by everbrite
Do you actually believe that? You're a bigger wind up merchant than me😂😂😊
Wilder used us as a stepping stone to escape oxford and re group, those star players rebuild their flagging careers at our shabby un ambitious **** hole in hope of a move to those progressive clubs we can only hope to emulate..
Major changes needed, and the belittling needs to stop
Hope that helps.

   

It’s my opinion and sorry do not share your cynical views on CW etc. Your ‘crusade’ on the ReDev and this subject ranks of psychosis problem. If it helps see a Doctor.

 24 
 on: Yesterday at 08:52:28 
Started by sussexcobbler - Last post by unicobbler
Firstly its not important to have an exact copy of some other clubs ground, infact you hear a lot of fans not liking visiting identy kit or lego esque stadium such as little sixfields, so it doesnt sell its self well. Some originality would likely attract more visiting fans.
  I suggested  a new 12 row extention behind both goals that are a safe terracing, many fans mainly older wish to remain seated so need catering for, so leaving what is there in situ makes perfect financial  sense.
This way gives the ground a professional outlook and feel with a far greater atmosphere that will in turn attract more supporters and increases capacity to above the much needed 12000.
The funding of this would still require getting in some investment, sponsorship,  long term multiple  ticket sales and most importantly the full support and help of our catchment makes this  very acheivable .
Doing nothing for another 20 years isnt an option any more.
I'm not looking to copy a ground, I'm not a huge fan of the lego esque stadiums either, I much prefer old traditional stadia that are about to fall down!I'm just not very good at imaging how things look so was hoping for a similar example as, like  I said, I cant see it being an attractive option

 25 
 on: Yesterday at 07:58:49 
Started by sussexcobbler - Last post by BedsCobb
Adding seats doesn't increase atmosphere. A fully finished stand, either all safe standing or all seating, will look a much more professional attractive proposition  (although personally I don't think the current stand / ground turns people away nor do I think a new stand will necessarily attract people).

What I'm really struggling with is to see how a half and half stand like you have suggested will look anything other than tin pot, that's why I asked for examples of other stands so I can see what it would look like.
Firstly its not important to have an exact copy of some other clubs ground, infact you hear a lot of fans not liking visiting identy kit or lego esque stadium such as little sixfields, so it doesnt sell its self well. Some originality would likely attract more visiting fans.
  I suggested  a new 12 row extention behind both goals that are a safe terracing, many fans mainly older wish to remain seated so need catering for, so leaving what is there in situ makes perfect financial  sense.
This way gives the ground a professional outlook and feel with a far greater atmosphere that will in turn attract more supporters and increases capacity to above the much needed 12000.
The funding of this would still require getting in some investment, sponsorship,  long term multiple  ticket sales and most importantly the full support and help of our catchment makes this  very acheivable .
Doing nothing for another 20 years isnt an option any more.

 26 
 on: Yesterday at 07:39:02 
Started by sussexcobbler - Last post by Vintage Cobbler
Assuming NBC gets its legal act together quickly we can stop floating ideas about what Sixfields could be with the right backers and level of investment and bear down on KT for hard information on what he intends to do, if anything.  Over to you KT.

 27 
 on: Yesterday at 07:24:52 
Started by sussexcobbler - Last post by unicobbler
In what way do you think a X2 bigger atmospheric stand be more non league than the current little bus shelter sized stands that is such  a turn off for people visiting Sixfields?
Genuine question.
Adding seats doesn't increase atmosphere. A fully finished stand, either all safe standing or all seating, will look a much more professional attractive proposition  (although personally I don't think the current stand / ground turns people away nor do I think a new stand will necessarily attract people).

What I'm really struggling with is to see how a half and half stand like you have suggested will look anything other than tin pot, that's why I asked for examples of other stands so I can see what it would look like.

 28 
 on: Yesterday at 07:24:39 
Started by sussexcobbler - Last post by BedsCobb
What does that even mean?
Im assuming  the very thing that had kept us mothballed and stood still these past 20 years whilst a succession of chairman fought the nbc for control of land leases has now come to an end?
Its all been dished out/ taken back/ gone and our club can now regroup without this lost enabling oppertunity and start looking at another way forward, of which theres still plenty.

 29 
 on: Yesterday at 07:08:38 
Started by sussexcobbler - Last post by Zen Master
No idea. Particularly when the owners do still own the leases for all that excessive soil.

 30 
 on: Yesterday at 01:13:58 
Started by sussexcobbler - Last post by JollyCobbler
To challenge in league 1 and achieve a few championship seasons is all most of us wish for.
For us to get there would require having a 12000 stadium minimum build up over that old 5 years using as many sustainable methods ever known.
I believe a club built up gradually by a chairman who is happy to  work hard with the town and clubs supporters to build things in stages would gather more sence of belonging, momentum and feel good factor than a rich sugar daddys play thing, losing a bit of obsene wealth before they die.
Thankfully the days of property developers rocking up are in the past as we're  no longer are burdened with excessive cursed sixfields soil😂😂


What does that even mean?

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