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#1 oldrover

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Posted 19 November 2012 - 05:42 PM

if featherstone rovers ceased to exist, who, if anyone, would you watch.
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#2 Maureen T-k

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Posted 19 November 2012 - 06:15 PM

if featherstone rovers ceased to exist, who, if anyone, would you watch.



I always said I wouldn't watch another team, but if I had too it wouldn't be one of the super league teams, it would probably have to be Batley
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#3 oldrover

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Posted 19 November 2012 - 06:23 PM

I always said I wouldn't watch another team, but if I had too it wouldn't be one of the super league teams, it would probably have to be Batley

what about lions Maureen
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#4 Steve Slater

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Posted 19 November 2012 - 06:34 PM

If they ceased to exist, presumably through insolvency, I would watch the new team that would be started up in Featherstone, or its surrounding area, by some of the excellent supporters that propped up the present club through the lean years. If the unthinkable was to happen, Rovers may lose their ground, but not their supporters. They would probably start up again at Fev Lions, or Pontefract Collieries, or even by renting Post Office Road if it didn't get demolished!

#5 exiled rover

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Posted 19 November 2012 - 07:00 PM

If Featherstone Rovers ceased to exist that would be it for me, I wouldn't continue to follow rugby league.

#6 jamescolin

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Posted 19 November 2012 - 07:01 PM

if featherstone rovers ceased to exist, who, if anyone, would you watch.


Any RL team with Featherstone connections. How about OR ugby League. We could start a company called P OR BIZ AND MAKE MILLIONS.Never despair we shall be there.

#7 gazza77

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Posted 19 November 2012 - 09:16 PM

Probably give the game a rest for a while and use my Sunday afternoons for other things. Might take in the odd game a bit more local though, Keighley maybe.

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#8 Bob Crowther

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Posted 19 November 2012 - 09:45 PM

if featherstone rovers ceased to exist, who, if anyone, would you watch.

Thas watching too much x box OR

#9 Bob Crowther

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Posted 19 November 2012 - 09:47 PM

Dont think I could become attached to any other pro club. would spend my Saturdays watching Sharlston.

#10 Maureen T-k

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Posted 19 November 2012 - 10:28 PM

if featherstone rovers ceased to exist, who, if anyone, would you watch.



There will always be. Featherstone Rovers end of!!!!.
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#11 oldrover

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Posted 19 November 2012 - 11:06 PM

There will always be. Featherstone Rovers end of!!!!.

hypothetical Maureen, just wondered how many would stay with rugby league
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#12 jamescolin

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Posted 19 November 2012 - 11:47 PM

hypothetical Maureen, just wondered how many would stay with rugby league


Strange and I always thought Maureen was real!

#13 SamG

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Posted 19 November 2012 - 11:50 PM

I would watch Calder......

#14 Griff

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Posted 20 November 2012 - 09:26 AM

I would watch Calder......


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#15 oldrover

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Posted 20 November 2012 - 10:15 AM

if there was no rovers i would continue to watch my grandson at whatever level he was playing. after that i would limit myself to watching the nrl on telly.
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#16 bigjohn

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Posted 20 November 2012 - 11:31 AM

End of Rugby for me....

#17 jamescolin

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Posted 20 November 2012 - 12:20 PM

If Fev ceased to exist there would still be RL in the area, mainly at Junior level. I would (if still around) put myself about to encourage and organise junior teams. It would be like a rebirth or resurrection, after all that is how we started. I am sure there would be enough dedicated bodies around to ensure RL survives in one form or another in FEV.

#18 thundergaz

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Posted 20 November 2012 - 04:56 PM

We've been through alot worse times than this so why bring this up when we are at the top of our game where we haven't been for a very long time. If you had brought this up when Hobbs and gaz h price were here I might comment 😃

#19 oldrover

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Posted 20 November 2012 - 06:27 PM

We've been through alot worse times than this so why bring this up when we are at the top of our game where we haven't been for a very long time. If you had brought this up when Hobbs and gaz h price were here I might comment

i've already explained. i just wondered how many of us would carry on watching rugby league if there was no fev. no one is suggesting we are going bust, but a good few supporters (including me) have said they would have no interest in rugby league if we didn't have fev. just trying to gauge peoples feelings on the game in general. chill.
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#20 Gav Wilson

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Posted 20 November 2012 - 06:33 PM

Nothing like reading a nice uplifting thread on here to pass the time of day...
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