The Fishy.co.uk Grimsby Town FC

RSS



League Two Form Guide

  PGDPts
1Exeter61516
2Doncaster6816
3Colchester6513
4Plymouth6513
5Grimsby6413
6Crawley Town6412
7Wycombe6312
8Mansfield6511
9Cambridge Utd6411
10Portsmouth6111
11Luton6310
12Barnet6010
13Morecambe628
14Hartlepool607
15Cheltenham6-16
16Blackpool6-26
17Carlisle6-46
18Accrington Stanley6-55
19Yeovil6-34
20Leyton Orient6-74
21Stevenage6-63
22Newport County6-72
23Crewe6-72
24Notts County6-111

Full Form Table
Prem|Champ|L1|NL|VN|VS
SPL|SC|S1|S2

Latest Results (all divisions)



Question of the Week

How much would you accept for Omar Bogle?

500k
750k
1m
1.5m
2m
Not for sale!



 

Reasons for Resignations

By: Bryan Huxford
Date: 17/05/2001

After the shock resignation of chairman Doug Everitt, vice chairman Bryan Huxford and director Richard Lake yesterday. The Fishy asked Bryan the reasons his resignation and what the future now holds for the club. In this exclusive response to the Fishy, He explains his decision.

Things change people move on sometime under circumstance that is difficult for those mostly effected to understand.

Yesterdays Board Room events fall into the above category.

I had for sometime known that certain members of the Board wanted me to take over from Mr. Everitt as Chairman of GTFC, not I might add for any apparent failure by the Chairman, but for what I can only describe as personnel differences, I had and still have great admiration for Mr. Everitt a man of integrity, strong character, high business acumen and a nice man, how and why should I want to stab him in the back, it is not my way.

Infighting is something that I have shouted from the roof tops ever since I became involved in the business I have said it is fatally damaging, silly personal differences, bickering and "I have the power do as I say or go" is no way to run a business.

Commercial disagreements happen in business, it is good for a business that differing points of view are given, listened to and then agreed upon with commitment, even though they may not adhere to individual wishes. Democracy was built upon such a foundation.

I fully understand that over the coming weeks, that the knives will be out for me and the blame for all that happens in the coming weeks will be laid at my door. People will only believe what they want to believe, I will just say this, I resigned purely as a result of a thwarted attempt to remove the Chairman, not because of any financial difficulty at GTFC. They where all under control. I hope they still are, certainly one remaining Board member will have to put his hand in his pocket if only to repay my paltry loan to the Club.

To your readers I say Grimsby Town FC is bigger then any individual, but it is not and never can be bigger than its supporters and staff. Lose them and you lose the "Game"

Bryan


Next Story: The GTFC Crisis


Add To Facebook


This site is by the fans, for the fans, and we will consider articles on any subject relating to the Mariners whether it be related to current news, a nostalgic look back in the past, a story about a player, a game or games in the past, something about Blundell Park or football in general. Click here to submit your article!


Related Stories

Forum Latest
TitlePostsLatest Post
Friendly Pub for Saturday4HertsGTFC24/01 04:00
Upcoming Fixtures1SiteBot24/01 03:26
Word Association Game37,729topuphere66624/01 01:56
Stevenage Tickets124Posh Harry24/01 01:54
Dean Henderson Interview on RH80Spidey24/01 00:13
full back pairings10TheRonRaffertyFanClub23/01 23:28
Scum with fish hooks!50Mandy Dunnit vs Hettie23/01 22:57
Osbourne 40thebuckleyway23/01 22:46
Change/add-a-letter/remove-one Word Game thread...25,267Biccys23/01 22:29
Parking at Stevenage5Garth23/01 22:26

News  | Features  | Submit Article  |   | 
© 2017 TheFishy.co.uk