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Season Ticket Protest

By Lock1325/5 18:09Fri May 25 18:09:08 2018

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I managed to hold out for 2 days (mainly because I was on holiday) and have to admit I have now crumbled and ordered a shiny new one for the East Terrace.

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Re: Season Ticket Protest

By Owen26/5 10:38Sat May 26 10:38:29 2018In response to Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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Imagine the interest the club would have earned for those two days you held out - you stuck it to the man.

On a serious point - the season tickets aren't terribly priced are they? I mean, it still works out a saving on £15 per game on the turnstile. Surely you would just switch to paying on the turnstile if you were going to miss more than 3 or 4 (or however the maths works out). Something had to give trying to get more walk-ups to come and it has meant freezing ticket prices even though the match price has gone down - the club has to try something without taking too much of a hit, margins are tight.

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Re: Season Ticket Protest

By Lock1326/5 11:55Sat May 26 11:55:49 2018In response to Re: Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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There are not many things that stay the same price. I think it is good value. I mean the day doesn't stop after you have left the game - I get to make a complete arse of myself on Borochat and Twitter after every game too.

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Re: Season Ticket Protest

By WASP (Original Mr Wasp)26/5 11:43Sat May 26 11:43:02 2018In response to Re: Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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I'm still getting the three STs for my girls and I.
Good to have first bags on FA cup tickets if we happen to get a good draw.

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By Sev26/5 11:39Sat May 26 11:39:15 2018In response to Re: Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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Prices are still good for the East and I would buy one if I didn't suspect some deal when the North is complete.

I'm waiting for the fixtures to see how many midweek games at home we have that I'll miss and how many before the lilely completion date of the North.

10 games in the ET for £15 a piece then a £99 half season ticket in the North would suit me fine as I want to try the North.

If they came out and said there won't be any deals in the North I'd buy an east terrace season ticket right now.

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By Lock1326/5 12:00Sat May 26 12:00:15 2018In response to Re: Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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There won't be any deals in the North .I don't see us making much progress on the 'Gaz Murray Stand' this side of Christmas . Be too hot for the construction workers soon / then it will be too wet / then it will be too cold. It will probably be ready for the final game of the Season when we parade the League Winners trophy

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By Sev26/5 13:03Sat May 26 13:03:00 2018In response to Re: Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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Guess it'll depend on Terry and his mate Andrzej's work load. They've got a few kitchens to install first I think but should get started in June.

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By Dino Maamria's Goat. (Gaz Murray)26/5 12:40Sat May 26 12:40:09 2018In response to Re: Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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They should've just kept the old north stand and none of this would've happened.

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By Bragbury10627/5 15:05Sun May 27 15:05:42 2018In response to Re: Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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will be glad to get out the east-stand.

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By Dino Maamria's Goat. (Gaz Murray)27/5 16:40Sun May 27 16:40:03 2018In response to Re: Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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Amen brother!

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Re: Season Ticket Protest

By Lock1326/5 15:33Sat May 26 15:33:48 2018In response to Re: Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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It's a bit late now - you should have said something at the time .

I liked that post '....we should just turn the bus stop round' - can't remember who said it - brilliant

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By AndyC27/5 07:51Sun May 27 07:51:57 2018In response to Re: Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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Phil is thinking of de-scoping the stand due to the delays, he's been visiting Teversal to see their innovative solutions...

https://thegroundhog.blog/2015/09/21/teversal/

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Re: Season Ticket Protest

By Lock1327/5 08:45Sun May 27 08:45:46 2018In response to Re: Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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haha - lovely job - that old wooden stand looks like a Stagecoach just hitch up 4 horses in front of it

68 fans so similar size to us really - I like the idea of a using part of Broadhall Way as a tesco trolley park - could get somebody to wheel me down from the Peartree on a Saturday

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By Bankerbob27/5 12:15Sun May 27 12:15:27 2018In response to Re: Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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Back home from the Peartree post-match, more like...

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Re: Season Ticket Protest

By WASP (Original Mr Wasp)26/5 12:17Sat May 26 12:17:05 2018In response to Re: Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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They'll be off home for the summer holidays as well.

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Re: Season Ticket Protest

By BaldockBoro (Balders)26/5 10:48Sat May 26 10:48:17 2018In response to Re: Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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Margins used to be tight.

Phil's now got eleventy million quid burning a hole in his pocket

Tight bastard should be letting everyone in for a quid and laying on a free finger buffet at half time every game.

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By Owen26/5 10:50Sat May 26 10:50:45 2018In response to Re: Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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The Ben Wilmot Stand will forever be there.

Edit: I was trying to make a serious point (for once)

Edited by Owen at 10:51:12 on 26th May 2018

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Re: Season Ticket Protest

By BaldockBoro (Balders)26/5 10:55Sat May 26 10:55:40 2018In response to Re: Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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And I agree entirely.

Phil doesn't need to entice the loyal regulars. We'll keep coming anyway.

With tight margins he has to focus on attracting newbies and turning occassionals into regulars.

I described it as Heroin economics on Twitter.

Get people interested with cheap deals they don't need to plan and buy in advance, hopefully get some repeat business, get them hooked, keep them happy for a bit till they see a football fix as normal Saturday behaviour, a fixture in their psyche, then up the price once you've got them.

Some will kick the habit. Many won't.

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Re: Season Ticket Protest

By Owen26/5 10:59Sat May 26 10:59:11 2018In response to Re: Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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Lock gave up for 2 days.

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By Lock1326/5 12:01Sat May 26 12:01:32 2018In response to Re: Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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I'm back mainlining now mate

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By Copeysaurus25/5 23:15Fri May 25 23:15:38 2018In response to Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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Just purchased a season ticket for Hashtag United

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By WASP (Original Mr Wasp)25/5 18:48Fri May 25 18:48:41 2018In response to Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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I purchased a season ticket for Wäre Town FC out if protest.

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By Pat (PatJ5)25/5 21:59Fri May 25 21:59:38 2018In response to Re: Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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Ich mag deine umlaut

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By AgentEves25/5 20:13Fri May 25 20:13:09 2018In response to Re: Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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Did they get taken over by a Swedish consortium?

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By WASP (Original Mr Wasp)25/5 21:24Fri May 25 21:24:30 2018In response to Re: Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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Not that I know of.

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Re: Season Ticket Protest

By Lock1325/5 19:40Fri May 25 19:40:44 2018In response to Re: Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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So has Vape man

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Re: Season Ticket Protest

By Dino Maamria's Goat. (Gaz Murray)25/5 19:48Fri May 25 19:48:00 2018In response to Re: Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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*Fatty Gape man.

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Re: Season Ticket Protest

By Roulette Len25/5 18:28Fri May 25 18:28:09 2018In response to Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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As I understand it matchday walk-up prices have been cut and Season ticket prices are still cheaper than buying the new lowered matchday ticket every game?


Can’t really start selling tickets for a new stand that has unfortunately been delayed and doesn’t have a firm completion date. (A new stand in a ground owned by the council, so actually increasing the value of a public asset.)

All this on gates of 2,600, what have the Romans ever done for us?

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By Northlondonboro (Northlondonboro)27/5 17:25Sun May 27 17:25:45 2018In response to Re: Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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Of course they can sell ST for the North; we’d just have to go in another stand until it was ready.

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Re: Season Ticket Protest

By fmboro25/5 19:24Fri May 25 19:24:12 2018In response to Re: Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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Built St Albans who pay our benefits.

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By Rob SBFC (Big Robbie (SBFC))25/5 19:54Fri May 25 19:54:25 2018In response to Re: Season Ticket Protest Top of thread

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Yes!

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