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by Mr Bean
Thu Jun 07, 2012 3:06 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Youth Development
Replies: 6
Views: 1020

Re: Youth Development

h's dad wrote:Also, no mention of Billy Twelvetrees who came through he system.
The same Billy Twelvetrees who got dumped by the academy system. Moved on a free to Bedford. Played well so Leicester then signed him back?
by Mr Bean
Thu May 31, 2012 8:21 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Falcons staying up
Replies: 38
Views: 6753

Re: Falcons staying up

Davewilko wrote:Does anyone know if a copy of the regulations that clubs are assess against are publically available?
The document for minimum criteria for entry to the premiership: http://www.copthall-application.co.uk/B ... teriax.pdf
by Mr Bean
Thu May 17, 2012 11:19 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: The new "not nots"?
Replies: 18
Views: 2720

Re: The new "not nots"?

Bill W (2) wrote:
DickyP wrote:
Bill W (2) wrote:? Why do London Welsh not groundshare with one of the Welsh Regions?

:smt005 :smt005 :smt005
Because it'd be embarrassing when they got better gates.

Good answer!!

:smt016
Not too sure on that they have got average admissions of about 1000 people :-\
by Mr Bean
Sun May 13, 2012 10:00 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Dan the man Carter
Replies: 14
Views: 2545

Re: Dan the man Carter

Whilst at the Bedford match today I saw Dylan Hartley and Chris Ashton. Are they joining Bedford or London Welsh?
by Mr Bean
Sun May 13, 2012 9:56 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: London Welsh promotion?
Replies: 7
Views: 1333

Re: London Welsh promotion?

They did beat bedford over two legs who have beaten pirates 3 out of 4 times this season and bedford lost the fourth match by one point fielding a second team. However I do feel that London Welsh were helped by the monsoon conditions at goldington road last friday as bedford should not be allowed to...
by Mr Bean
Sun May 13, 2012 6:09 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: London Welsh promotion?
Replies: 7
Views: 1333

Re: London Welsh promotion?

Bedford won 24-17 si london welsh are through to to final as bedford needed to win by 10 points
by Mr Bean
Tue May 08, 2012 6:37 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Championship fiasco
Replies: 37
Views: 7057

Re: Championship fiasco

As a Nottingham fan, I've been watching this argument all season (and to some extent some of last season as well. However last season Worcester were thumping everyone in sight and clearly their ground was already Prem standard so no question there, although I know there was squeaky bum time in the ...
by Mr Bean
Tue May 08, 2012 1:41 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Championship fiasco
Replies: 37
Views: 7057

Re: Championship fiasco

I've just read the entry requirements and I am a keen Bedford fan. The points I know Bedford will fail on are. The slope of the pitch Ground Capacity Urinal instead of having individual urinals (at no less than 600mm apart) there is a wall to be a bit crude wee on (it does have drainage) I beleive ...
by Mr Bean
Tue May 08, 2012 1:14 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Obstructive bench persons.
Replies: 59
Views: 6284

Re: Obstructive bench persons.

I find that umbrellas should be banned from all events where your eyes are neccesary. All they do is completly block the view for the people behind them.
by Mr Bean
Tue May 08, 2012 12:44 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Championship fiasco
Replies: 37
Views: 7057

Re: Championship fiasco

I've just read the entry requirements and I am a keen Bedford fan. The points I know Bedford will fail on are. The slope of the pitch Ground Capacity Urinal instead of having individual urinals (at no less than 600mm apart) there is a wall to be a bit crude wee on (it does have drainage) I beleive w...
by Mr Bean
Tue May 08, 2012 11:59 am
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Championship fiasco
Replies: 37
Views: 7057

Re: Championship fiasco

Rumour has it that numerous championship teams are setting up a legal challenge to the entry requirements for promotion, mainly using the fact that many clubs in the premiership do not meet the requirements themselves Which teams don't meet the criteria though and in what way? most clubs in the cha...
by Mr Bean
Tue May 08, 2012 11:35 am
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Championship fiasco
Replies: 37
Views: 7057

Re: Championship fiasco

a couple of interesting links: The document for minimum criteria for entry to the premiership: http://www.copthall-application.co.uk/Barnet%20Copthall/Appendix%20E%20-%20PGB%20Criteriax.pdf And a brian moore article on the subject: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/rugbyunion/club/9249565/Aviva-Premi...
by Mr Bean
Tue May 08, 2012 11:28 am
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Championship fiasco
Replies: 37
Views: 7057

Re: Championship fiasco

Rumour has it that numerous championship teams are setting up a legal challenge to the entry requirements for promotion, mainly using the fact that many clubs in the premiership do not meet the requirements themselves
by Mr Bean
Tue May 01, 2012 1:20 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Final w/e Sky coverage
Replies: 17
Views: 3031

Re: Final w/e Sky coverage

Alatoruk wrote:This is why I gave up Sky sports, so little premiership coverage it wasn't worth it.

on the plus side ESPN classic is part of the sky 'Entertainment Extra' package so you can watch it without an ESPN subscription.
Try being a supporter of the championship
by Mr Bean
Sun Apr 29, 2012 8:35 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: My 40 man England Squad
Replies: 17
Views: 2277

Re: My 40 man England Squad

1 Corbisero Marler Mullan 2 Hartley George Youngs 3 Cole Doran-Jones Stevens 4 Lawes Slater Botha 5 Parling Kruis 6 Croft Johnson 7 Robshaw Nutley Wray 8 Morgan Waldrom 9 Youngs Dicksonx2 (though I would like to see spencer) 10 Flood Farrell Burns 11 Wade Benjamin 12 Barritt Twelvetrees 13 Tuilagi J...