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by DarrenW
Mon Sep 28, 2020 10:05 pm
Forum: Talk Hitchin Town FC
Topic: FA Cup Q2
Replies: 11
Views: 494

Re: FA Cup Q2

From the St Albans site that to me at least appears to confirm it will be behind closed doors. CLUB STATEMENT 26TH SEPTEMBER 2020 Following the government’s announcement on Tuesday that the planned return of spectators to sports venues is to be paused, a Board meeting of the Vanarama National League...
by DarrenW
Fri Sep 25, 2020 8:13 pm
Forum: Talk Hitchin Town FC
Topic: FA Cup Q2
Replies: 11
Views: 494

Re: FA Cup Q2

I fail to see any good reason why it cant be held at Top Field.

It's in everyones interests.

Taking on board Russell's comments what difference is 600 maximum in a league game any different to a cup game?
by DarrenW
Fri Sep 25, 2020 5:53 pm
Forum: Talk Hitchin Town FC
Topic: FA Cup Q2
Replies: 11
Views: 494

Re: FA Cup Q2

I think that's under discussion, although there's no point playing the game if crowds are not allowed in - it isn't like they're all on tv! Clarence Park is quite a big ground, there's plenty of room to safe-distance a limited crowd. 5000 capacity. Certainly a ground that should be able to do socia...
by DarrenW
Fri Sep 25, 2020 3:05 pm
Forum: Talk Hitchin Town FC
Topic: FA Cup Q2
Replies: 11
Views: 494

Re: FA Cup Q2

Will crowds be permitted is the big question for me now. National League South side.
by DarrenW
Wed Sep 23, 2020 9:32 pm
Forum: Talk Hitchin Town FC
Topic: Postscript to Alvechurch
Replies: 1
Views: 183

Re: Postscript to Alvechurch

It could have been much worse the way he punted the ball after being shown the red only just missed the ref.

If the Ref inc that in his report this might have been the reason for this reaction from the club? No club will want that attached to them.
by DarrenW
Tue Sep 22, 2020 4:43 pm
Forum: Talk Hitchin Town FC
Topic: Inih Effiong
Replies: 6
Views: 423

Re: Inih Effiong

Quite remarkable really. I was thinking about Keith Salton after I posted it.

Andy Ross I had completely forgot about.
by DarrenW
Sat Sep 19, 2020 12:06 am
Forum: Talk Hitchin Town FC
Topic: Inih Effiong
Replies: 6
Views: 423

Inih Effiong

Now with Stevenage but a random note most likely the only former Hitchin player to have appeared in the Scottish Premier with Ross County.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Inih_Effiong
by DarrenW
Thu Sep 10, 2020 4:49 pm
Forum: Talk Hitchin Town FC
Topic: SEASON TICKET DISTRIBUTION UPDATE
Replies: 3
Views: 599

Re: SEASON TICKET DISTRIBUTION UPDATE

Also in the same boat.

Mind you never can tell when the post will turn up. Has been late as 6pm recently.
by DarrenW
Sun Sep 06, 2020 3:09 pm
Forum: Talk Hitchin Town FC
Topic: Ron Winch
Replies: 0
Views: 326

Ron Winch

Very saddened to hear from Ron's Grandson Chris that Ron sadly passed away peacefully yesterday morning aged 89. Ron manned the turnstiles for over 40 years ive been informed and will have been most peoples first person they saw on entering Top Field up until around the late 1990's. In my own experi...
by DarrenW
Mon Aug 31, 2020 9:15 pm
Forum: Talk Hitchin Town FC
Topic: St Neots away.
Replies: 9
Views: 751

Re: St Neots away.

Cat Daisy wrote:
Mon Aug 31, 2020 7:14 pm
Their game v Cambridge City last Saturday was first come, first served on the day.
Kind of defeats the object of trying to keep supporters socially distanced if in the unlikely event 200 odd turn up an hour before kick off and have to queue up?