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by PeterFarr
Sat Apr 13, 2013 10:35 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Holloid in Administration
Replies: 15
Views: 1851

Re: Holloid in Administration

If its any consolation, having only come to this forum in the past couple of weeks for the first time ( via Giddins blog funnily enough) and gone through some threads cold, that argument did seem pretty strange - and classic shooting the messenger / closing down dissent type behaviour.
by PeterFarr
Sat Apr 13, 2013 10:08 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Holloid in Administration
Replies: 15
Views: 1851

Re: Holloid in Administration

Oh I see, stupid of me, my 12 year old son loves Borat.
Actually could we get Sacha Baron Cohen as our FIDE delegate? With respect to Nigel, Sacha would wind up the dear leader even more effectively perhaps?
by PeterFarr
Sat Apr 13, 2013 9:45 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Holloid in Administration
Replies: 15
Views: 1851

Re: Holloid in Administration

I don't get your point?
by PeterFarr
Sat Apr 13, 2013 11:30 am
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Holloid in Administration
Replies: 15
Views: 1851

Re: Holloid in Administration

Skimming through the old threads, it’s clear that there was significant scepticsm from early on. It appears that Andrew Martin was the first to set the alarm bells ringing, at least in this forum. A lot of the posts were cautious, no doubt for the reasons suggested by Roger, so it seems unfair in ...
by PeterFarr
Fri Apr 12, 2013 5:02 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Holloid in Administration
Replies: 15
Views: 1851

Re: Holloid in Administration

Actually that's an idea, Smith & Williamson could be persuaded to pick up the pieces and..... oh ok, maybe not.
by PeterFarr
Fri Apr 12, 2013 5:00 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Holloid in Administration
Replies: 15
Views: 1851

Re: Holloid in Administration

Yes indeed. Ouch.
by PeterFarr
Fri Apr 12, 2013 3:58 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Holloid in Administration
Replies: 15
Views: 1851

Holloid in Administration

Not sure if anyone had previously spotted and posted about this - apologies if so.

An unhappy, but possibly not unexpected outcome.

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by PeterFarr
Wed Apr 10, 2013 9:52 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Membership Services
Replies: 128
Views: 10547

Re: Membership Services

Apologies for being rather late to this thread; I’ve only just joined the forum. For background, I’m an average evening league and county hacker. As a reminder, the original question was “…. blank piece of paper. What would you like the ECF to do for you?” In general terms, my answer is, i...