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« Reply #30 on: May 13, 2017, 07:21:20 PM »
Saw pigeon with stewed prunes on a menu outside a yuppie pub the other day. ( won't say where the pub was but in a village with a load of ponds about ten miles east of Lynn). Sounds tasty (not!).
Hope the pitch gets sorted otherwise it won't just the pigeons producing a load of c--p , it will be the footballers as well.

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« Reply #31 on: May 13, 2017, 07:24:18 PM »
Apart from sand seed and soil.... What else goes into a football pitch, are we expecting palm trees and dancing girls ?
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« Reply #32 on: May 14, 2017, 01:49:24 AM »
Apart from sand seed and soil.... What else goes into a football pitch, are we expecting palm trees and dancing girls ?
My thing is blue moon the grass looks like the old pitch just topped up, goal mouths look as though sand has been plonked on top? Is this option 1,2or 3 as per chairmans interview no clues or wtf is going on as no info from the club to supporters as to why what and what has and to be done and what is being done. Looks kinda like last year as seed and cross everything. :dontknow: if anyone knows better please enlighten??????? As buster blamed for minimal last time and cleeve paying for it. :dontknow: but after 30years supporting our club with still no communication to the supporters? Are we just supposed to follow like sheep and believe a Picasso is a great painting not a crap French car ?

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Re: The Pitch
« Reply #33 on: May 14, 2017, 08:30:41 AM »
kings lynn town website has photos

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« Reply #34 on: May 14, 2017, 11:47:27 AM »
"Work to improve the playing surface at The Walks stadium is underway. Itís part of the clubís plan to improve fortunes both on and off the pitch. Workmen started to dig up the ground on Tuesday."

the key word here is "improve".  it doesn't say re-lay or replace.  just doing whats been said.
what were you lot expecting.

http://www.kltown.co.uk/2017/05/04/work-starts-on-the-pitch/

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« Reply #35 on: May 14, 2017, 03:38:42 PM »
I know absolutely nothing about the best and most affordable type of pitch treatment but I do know that up to a few seasons ago when Maurice was in charge that we had one of the better playing surfaces in our league.

Last season, one of the worst?

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« Reply #36 on: May 14, 2017, 08:11:48 PM »
Thought I heard he was back.

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« Reply #37 on: May 14, 2017, 08:15:44 PM »
Grass is like any other crop it needs looking after with fertiliser added to encourage growth and
Watering when needed what they have done to the pitch so far will achieve a good crop of grass and provide a good playing surface to play on next season ,so can all you keyboard warriors put this to rest and wait and see the outcome

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« Reply #38 on: May 14, 2017, 10:25:13 PM »
Stephen Cleeve‏ @StephenCleeve

 Very pleased that Maurice is back with us and looking after our pitch.

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« Reply #39 on: May 15, 2017, 10:17:30 AM »
Grass is like any other crop it needs looking after with fertiliser added to encourage growth and
Watering when needed what they have done to the pitch so far will achieve a good crop of grass and provide a good playing surface to play on next season ,so can all you keyboard warriors put this to rest and wait and see the outcome


What is it all of a sudden with all this Keyboard warriors rowlocks? Fans who pay they hard earned cash to support the team are being kept in the dark as always,perhaps we are just mushrooms and it is us being fed the fertilizer? We had it all last season that the pitch was being dug up and relaid,didn't happen,ended up with a crap pitch,as per usual with the club the fans are told nothing! Apart from being told they are putting up prices, is it any surprise that some fans end up jaded and disillusioned ?  :banghead; :banghead; :banghead;
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« Reply #40 on: May 15, 2017, 12:27:28 PM »
at least most "keyboard warriors" can spell in the correct manner..... :laughcry: :laughcry: :laughcry:

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« Reply #41 on: May 15, 2017, 12:45:43 PM »
Grass is like any other crop it needs looking after with fertiliser added to encourage growth and
Watering when needed what they have done to the pitch so far will achieve a good crop of grass and provide a good playing surface to play on next season ,so can all you keyboard warriors put this to rest and wait and see the outcome
I have to take umbrage with the casual use of the term 'keyboard warriors' in this thread. What I can gather is that the posts in here are on the whole light-hearted and are only highlighting the fact that the quality of our football over the last season's has been hampered by the pitch. This has been declared as fact by Setch and the current man. It has also been declared by the previous and current Chairman that major surgery was required.

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« Reply #42 on: May 15, 2017, 12:57:06 PM »
at least most "keyboard warriors" can spell in the correct manner..... :laughcry: :laughcry: :laughcry:

And start a sentence with a capital letter. :laughcry: :laughcry: :laughcry:
"If a window was broken or a drain was blocked up, someone was certain to say that Grissles had come in the night and done it, and when the key of the store-shed was lost, the whole farm was convinced that Grissles had thrown it down the well. Curiously enough, they went on believing this even after

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« Reply #43 on: May 15, 2017, 02:18:18 PM »
Grass is like any other crop it needs looking after with fertiliser added to encourage growth and
Watering when needed what they have done to the pitch so far will achieve a good crop of grass and provide a good playing surface to play on next season ,so can all you keyboard warriors put this to rest and wait and see the outcome
I have to take umbrage with the casual use of the term 'keyboard warriors' in this thread. What I can gather is that the posts in here are on the whole light-hearted and are only highlighting the fact that the quality of our football over the last season's has been hampered by the pitch. This has been declared as fact by Setch and the current man. It has also been declared by the previous and current Chairman that major surgery was required.

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« Reply #44 on: May 15, 2017, 02:52:11 PM »
Grass is like any other crop it needs looking after with fertiliser added to encourage growth and
Watering when needed what they have done to the pitch so far will achieve a good crop of grass and provide a good playing surface to play on next season ,so can all you keyboard warriors put this to rest and wait and see the outcome
I have to take umbrage with the casual use of the term 'keyboard warriors' in this thread. What I can gather is that the posts in here are on the whole light-hearted and are only highlighting the fact that the quality of our football over the last season's has been hampered by the pitch. This has been declared as fact by Setch and the current man. It has also been declared by the previous and current Chairman that major surgery was required.



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Referring to players as Deadwood, then fellow supporters as Keyboard Warriors.............!
Someone appears to be on a mission!!!