How would we thank Patrick Cryne

Discussion in 'Bulletin Board' started by Duntpasstome, Sep 2, 2017.

  1. Con

    Conan Troutman Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 16, 2011
    Messages:
    15,807
    Likes Received:
    1,862
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Professional Football Fan
    Location:
    Tarn
    Style:
    XenForo - Xenith Reds
    So you call the man who gave us our best ever years a "greengrocer" then talk about respect in the same post. Unreal.
     
    Ted, SuperTyke and Redstar like this.
  2. tobyornottoby

    tobyornottoby Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 27, 2012
    Messages:
    4,731
    Likes Received:
    748
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Style:
    Barnsley
    curmudgeonliness
    The state or condition of being curmudgeonly
     
  3. Redstar

    Redstar Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 18, 2005
    Messages:
    26,920
    Likes Received:
    2,033
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Fidel's Bedside
    Style:
    Barnsley (full width)
    Good. sling thi hook you pillock
     
  4. Red

    Red Rain Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 8, 2005
    Messages:
    2,997
    Likes Received:
    387
    Trophy Points:
    83
    Location:
    Wombwell
    Home Page:
    Style:
    Barnsley (full width)
    Bloody southern spell checkers. What I need is a Barnsley based spell checker. On second thoughts, that one doesn't acknowledge the word "thanks".
     
  5. orsenkaht

    orsenkaht Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Nov 7, 2009
    Messages:
    5,041
    Likes Received:
    1,285
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Style:
    Barnsley (full width)
    I have to confess it's not a word I'd have tried using in my childhood days in Kendray!
     
  6. Tarntyke

    Tarntyke Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 29, 2005
    Messages:
    6,377
    Likes Received:
    598
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Stairfoot, b4 famous rahnderbart
    Style:
    Barnsley
    Just for balance, wasn't the cost of building of 2 of the stands substantially funded by a fund that was setup for that purpose by the Govt, Fa and or football league?
     
  7. nezbfc

    nezbfc Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 13, 2005
    Messages:
    7,085
    Likes Received:
    298
    Trophy Points:
    83
    I would say part.

    I wouldn't say substantial.

    We funded the majority by player sales and proceeds rather than handouts.

    This the league that wouldn't give us time to build. So we had east stand and top of West stand. So they certainly didn't give us substantial funding as far as I recall
     
  8. Tarntyke

    Tarntyke Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 29, 2005
    Messages:
    6,377
    Likes Received:
    598
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Stairfoot, b4 famous rahnderbart
    Style:
    Barnsley
    I thought it was to the tune of 50%
     
  9. nezbfc

    nezbfc Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 13, 2005
    Messages:
    7,085
    Likes Received:
    298
    Trophy Points:
    83
    I think it turned out more like 30.

    Could be wrong. I know it's in JD's book. And it's slipped my mind. But I remember being surprised thinking it was 50.

    I'm going to have to go look now lol
     
  10. Tarntyke

    Tarntyke Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 29, 2005
    Messages:
    6,377
    Likes Received:
    598
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Stairfoot, b4 famous rahnderbart
    Style:
    Barnsley
    Ok thanks. Point I'm making is Patrick has had no help or offers of help to finance any ground improvements and his tenure has largely been of a club that has not been self sufficient until recently.
     
  11. Jimmy cricket

    Jimmy cricket Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 30, 2012
    Messages:
    18,232
    Likes Received:
    3,678
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Occupation:
    Ballet Dancer
    Location:
    Hiding under the bed
    Style:
    Barnsley (full width)
    About 30 percent mostly funded by player sales and investment like the floodlights etc.
     
  12. Jimmy cricket

    Jimmy cricket Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 30, 2012
    Messages:
    18,232
    Likes Received:
    3,678
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Occupation:
    Ballet Dancer
    Location:
    Hiding under the bed
    Style:
    Barnsley (full width)
    There are still funding streams available though not to the extent they were then obviously.
     
  13. nezbfc

    nezbfc Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 13, 2005
    Messages:
    7,085
    Likes Received:
    298
    Trophy Points:
    83
    Ta.

    I can't find the book now. So that's 2 things gone missing today.
     
  14. red

    redrum Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2013
    Messages:
    7,979
    Likes Received:
    1,078
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Style:
    Barnsley (full width)
    He was a greengrocer no disrespect I'm still waiting for you supertyke and redstar to form a consortium and buy the club
     
  15. SuperTyke

    SuperTyke Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 12, 2005
    Messages:
    33,713
    Likes Received:
    2,675
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Style:
    Barnsley (full width)
    Yay we haven't had a good 'if you aren't a millionaire then stfu post from you for quite a while'.
     
  16. Jimmy cricket

    Jimmy cricket Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 30, 2012
    Messages:
    18,232
    Likes Received:
    3,678
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Occupation:
    Ballet Dancer
    Location:
    Hiding under the bed
    Style:
    Barnsley (full width)
    It's a genius response. I don't like the service at Tesco. Then buy Tesco you idiot or shut up. My favourite idiotic response tbf.
     
    Extremely Northern and Redstar like this.
  17. Redstar

    Redstar Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 18, 2005
    Messages:
    26,920
    Likes Received:
    2,033
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Fidel's Bedside
    Style:
    Barnsley (full width)
    Why would you be waiting for that?
     

Share This Page