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Re: Our ground

Postby nobby +1 » Thu Jul 04, 2019 11:31 am

fan zone good start for me :D
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Re: Our ground

Postby MOTG » Fri Jul 05, 2019 9:03 am

Can anybody remember when flags used to be positioned on top of the old West stand ? Could we not have some installed ? A giant Stag flag amongst say : Union Jack, England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and Nottinghamshire flags.

Also a Giant bronze figure of a Stag outside the Ian Greaves stand or Quarry Lane area.
Just a thought to spruce it up a bit . That's if such flags are allowed in these days of " Political Correctness" ?
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Re: Our ground

Postby weststander » Fri Jul 05, 2019 9:44 am

MOTG wrote:Can anybody remember when flags used to be positioned on top of the old West stand ? Could we not have some installed ? A giant Stag flag amongst say : Union Jack, England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and Nottinghamshire flags.

Also a Giant bronze figure of a Stag outside the Ian Greaves stand or Quarry Lane area.
Just a thought to spruce it up a bit . That's if such flags are allowed in these days of " Political Correctness" ?


What about an Indian flag in honour of our long serving left back's heritage?
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Re: Our ground

Postby Sneag » Fri Jul 05, 2019 10:47 am

MOTG wrote:Can anybody remember when flags used to be positioned on top of the old West stand ? Could we not have some installed ? A giant Stag flag amongst say : Union Jack, England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and Nottinghamshire flags.

Also a Giant bronze figure of a Stag outside the Ian Greaves stand or Quarry Lane area.
Just a thought to spruce it up a bit . That's if such flags are allowed in these days of " Political Correctness" ?


I have a battle flag of the Army of Northern Virginia hanging in my garage, they can borrow that.
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Re: Our ground

Postby Chrisuknottm » Fri Jul 05, 2019 12:07 pm

Great idea and some good points ruined by the reference to Scotland Wales and Ireland......why fly their flags....they'd never do it for us....with due deference to Shane Meadows "This Is England"..............MTFC, Nottinghamshire and England !!
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Re: Our ground

Postby Conker » Fri Jul 05, 2019 12:15 pm

I love the flag idea.
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Re: Our ground

Postby MTFCMusings » Fri Jul 05, 2019 12:24 pm

MOTG wrote:Can anybody remember when flags used to be positioned on top of the old West stand ? Could we not have some installed ? A giant Stag flag amongst say : Union Jack, England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and Nottinghamshire flags.

Also a Giant bronze figure of a Stag outside the Ian Greaves stand or Quarry Lane area.
Just a thought to spruce it up a bit . That's if such flags are allowed in these days of " Political Correctness" ?


Most of the fans wouldn't see them.
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Re: Our ground

Postby ST4GS » Fri Jul 05, 2019 12:30 pm

Chrisuknottm wrote:Great idea and some good points ruined by the reference to Scotland Wales and Ireland......why fly their flags....they'd never do it for us....with due deference to Shane Meadows "This Is England"..............MTFC, Nottinghamshire and England !!

Totally agree with ChrisEnglandnottm. Forget the rest of the UK :lol:
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Re: Our ground

Postby bellwhiff » Fri Jul 05, 2019 12:30 pm

Chrisuknottm wrote:Great idea and some good points ruined by the reference to Scotland Wales and Ireland......why fly their flags....they'd never do it for us....with due deference to Shane Meadows "This Is England"..............MTFC, Nottinghamshire and England !!

This. No Wales. No Scotlandshire. No Northern Ireland
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Re: Our ground

Postby DazMondo » Fri Jul 05, 2019 1:01 pm

bellwhiff wrote:
Chrisuknottm wrote:Great idea and some good points ruined by the reference to Scotland Wales and Ireland......why fly their flags....they'd never do it for us....with due deference to Shane Meadows "This Is England"..............MTFC, Nottinghamshire and England !!

This. No Wales. No Scotlandshire. No Northern Ireland



All totally correct, except one of my closest mates is from Edinburgh and he supports the Stags.... and Hearts, then again sod him...

This is England, Mansfield is in England....

if i upset any of the political b***ocksness people on here.
Tough, get over it...
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Re: Our ground

Postby Conker » Fri Jul 05, 2019 1:15 pm

You represent them via the union flag, be a bit weird for a English club to have anything else.
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Re: Our ground

Postby cassellswasmagic » Fri Jul 05, 2019 1:44 pm

We play in the English league so only an England flag and Stags flag. Union Jack can be flown elsewhere but nowhere near Field Mill please !!!
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Re: Our ground

Postby Sneag » Fri Jul 05, 2019 2:06 pm

Why not the national flag of each of our players, give them a little taste of 'home'.

Or we could just stick to the English nationalist path & make a point of not cheering when a non English player scores for us, or go the whole hog and turn our backs on the team as they walk out unless they are 100% English.
:lol:

The flag that used to fly between the West & QLE stands was a Stags one, not a Onion Jack or the St Gearge's Cross.

:coys:
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Re: Our ground

Postby ParisStag » Fri Jul 05, 2019 2:10 pm

Someone above mentioned a statue. If we could have an ex player/manager immortalised in bronze, who would it be?
I'd go for Waggy or Rod Arnold.
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Re: Our ground

Postby cassellswasmagic » Fri Jul 05, 2019 2:20 pm

Sneag wrote:Why not the national flag of each of our players, give them a little taste of 'home'.

Or we could just stick to the English nationalist path & make a point of not cheering when a non English player scores for us, or go the whole hog and turn our backs on the team as they walk out unless they are 100% English.
:lol:

The flag that used to fly between the West & QLE stands was a Stags one, not a Onion Jack or the St Gearge's Cross.

:coys:

English Nationalist..... :lol: . We play in England not India fgs or Scotland or wherever else. Stick to Stags and the good old St George cross. It has nothing to do with anything other than the team and the league we play in.
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Re: Our ground

Postby Sneag » Fri Jul 05, 2019 2:43 pm

cassellswasmagic wrote:
Sneag wrote:Why not the national flag of each of our players, give them a little taste of 'home'.

Or we could just stick to the English nationalist path & make a point of not cheering when a non English player scores for us, or go the whole hog and turn our backs on the team as they walk out unless they are 100% English.
:lol:

The flag that used to fly between the West & QLE stands was a Stags one, not a Onion Jack or the St Gearge's Cross.

:coys:

English Nationalist..... :lol: . We play in England not India fgs or Scotland or wherever else. Stick to Stags and the good old St George cross. It has nothing to do with anything other than the team and the league we play in.


The problem with St George was he was some kind of Syrian bullschitt artist. 'Sorry I'm late home luv, been slaying dragons all day'.
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Re: Our ground

Postby cassellswasmagic » Fri Jul 05, 2019 3:11 pm

Sneag wrote:
cassellswasmagic wrote:
Sneag wrote:Why not the national flag of each of our players, give them a little taste of 'home'.

Or we could just stick to the English nationalist path & make a point of not cheering when a non English player scores for us, or go the whole hog and turn our backs on the team as they walk out unless they are 100% English.
:lol:

The flag that used to fly between the West & QLE stands was a Stags one, not a Onion Jack or the St Gearge's Cross.

:coys:

English Nationalist..... :lol: . We play in England not India fgs or Scotland or wherever else. Stick to Stags and the good old St George cross. It has nothing to do with anything other than the team and the league we play in.


The problem with St George was he was some kind of Syrian bullschitt artist. 'Sorry I'm late home luv, been slaying dragons all day'.

:lol: Nice one. Couldn’t give a monkeys about him tbf but it’s still England’s flag so let’s fly it with the Stags one. It would look good with a Stags flag I must admit.
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Re: Our ground

Postby adamstag » Fri Jul 05, 2019 3:25 pm

They're all bull - like how St Patrick drove all the snames from the shores of Ireland :lol:

Still, St George is the english patron saint so hey
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Re: Our ground

Postby EdwinstoweStag » Fri Jul 05, 2019 4:48 pm

cassellswasmagic wrote:
Sneag wrote:
cassellswasmagic wrote:
Sneag wrote:Why not the national flag of each of our players, give them a little taste of 'home'.

Or we could just stick to the English nationalist path & make a point of not cheering when a non English player scores for us, or go the whole hog and turn our backs on the team as they walk out unless they are 100% English.
:lol:

The flag that used to fly between the West & QLE stands was a Stags one, not a Onion Jack or the St Gearge's Cross.

:coys:

English Nationalist..... :lol: . We play in England not India fgs or Scotland or wherever else. Stick to Stags and the good old St George cross. It has nothing to do with anything other than the team and the league we play in.


The problem with St George was he was some kind of Syrian bullschitt artist. 'Sorry I'm late home luv, been slaying dragons all day'.

:lol: Nice one. Couldn’t give a monkeys about him tbf but it’s still England’s flag so let’s fly it with the Stags one. It would look good with a Stags flag I must admit.


Could we include the rainbow flag, too?
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Re: Our ground

Postby Woodclanger 1 » Fri Jul 05, 2019 5:12 pm

EdwinstoweStag wrote:
cassellswasmagic wrote:
Sneag wrote:
cassellswasmagic wrote:
Sneag wrote:Why not the national flag of each of our players, give them a little taste of 'home'.

Or we could just stick to the English nationalist path & make a point of not cheering when a non English player scores for us, or go the whole hog and turn our backs on the team as they walk out unless they are 100% English.
:lol:

The flag that used to fly between the West & QLE stands was a Stags one, not a Onion Jack or the St Gearge's Cross.

:coys:

English Nationalist..... :lol: . We play in England not India fgs or Scotland or wherever else. Stick to Stags and the good old St George cross. It has nothing to do with anything other than the team and the league we play in.


The problem with St George was he was some kind of Syrian bullschitt artist. 'Sorry I'm late home luv, been slaying dragons all day'.

:lol: Nice one. Couldn’t give a monkeys about him tbf but it’s still England’s flag so let’s fly it with the Stags one. It would look good with a Stags flag I must admit.


Could we include the rainbow flag, too?


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Re: Our ground

Postby part time pete » Fri Jul 05, 2019 6:01 pm

I think the Stags flags on west stand were actually championship flags for winning fourth division and third division.
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Re: Our ground

Postby West Ham 1969 » Fri Jul 05, 2019 7:39 pm

DazMondo wrote:
bellwhiff wrote:
Chrisuknottm wrote:Great idea and some good points ruined by the reference to Scotland Wales and Ireland......why fly their flags....they'd never do it for us....with due deference to Shane Meadows "This Is England"..............MTFC, Nottinghamshire and England !!

This. No Wales. No Scotlandshire. No Northern Ireland



All totally correct, except one of my closest mates is from Edinburgh and he supports the Stags.... and Hearts, then again sod him...

This is England, Mansfield is in England....

if i upset any of the political b***ocksness people on here.

Tough, get over it...


Here here, well said that man :)
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Re: Our ground

Postby Spiritater » Fri Jul 05, 2019 8:48 pm

Sneag wrote:
cassellswasmagic wrote:
Sneag wrote:Why not the national flag of each of our players, give them a little taste of 'home'.

Or we could just stick to the English nationalist path & make a point of not cheering when a non English player scores for us, or go the whole hog and turn our backs on the team as they walk out unless they are 100% English.
:lol:

The flag that used to fly between the West & QLE stands was a Stags one, not a Onion Jack or the St Gearge's Cross.

:coys:

English Nationalist..... :lol: . We play in England not India fgs or Scotland or wherever else. Stick to Stags and the good old St George cross. It has nothing to do with anything other than the team and the league we play in.


The problem with St George was he was some kind of Syrian bullschitt artist. 'Sorry I'm late home luv, been slaying dragons all day'.

And like she believed him. :lol: He'd bin down t'alehouse all day.
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Re: Our ground

Postby Sandy Pate Best Stag » Sat Jul 06, 2019 6:50 am

Spiritater wrote:
Sneag wrote:
cassellswasmagic wrote:
Sneag wrote:Why not the national flag of each of our players, give them a little taste of 'home'.

Or we could just stick to the English nationalist path & make a point of not cheering when a non English player scores for us, or go the whole hog and turn our backs on the team as they walk out unless they are 100% English.
:lol:

The flag that used to fly between the West & QLE stands was a Stags one, not a Onion Jack or the St Gearge's Cross.

:coys:

English Nationalist..... :lol: . We play in England not India fgs or Scotland or wherever else. Stick to Stags and the good old St George cross. It has nothing to do with anything other than the team and the league we play in.


The problem with St George was he was some kind of Syrian bullschitt artist. 'Sorry I'm late home luv, been slaying dragons all day'.

And like she believed him. :lol: He'd bin down t'alehouse all day.
Everyone knows dragons aren't real ;)



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Re: Our ground

Postby one f in mansfield » Sat Jul 06, 2019 7:07 am

Sandy Pate Best Stag wrote:
Spiritater wrote:
Sneag wrote:
cassellswasmagic wrote:
Sneag wrote:Why not the national flag of each of our players, give them a little taste of 'home'.

Or we could just stick to the English nationalist path & make a point of not cheering when a non English player scores for us, or go the whole hog and turn our backs on the team as they walk out unless they are 100% English.
:lol:

The flag that used to fly between the West & QLE stands was a Stags one, not a Onion Jack or the St Gearge's Cross.

:coys:

English Nationalist..... :lol: . We play in England not India fgs or Scotland or wherever else. Stick to Stags and the good old St George cross. It has nothing to do with anything other than the team and the league we play in.


The problem with St George was he was some kind of Syrian bullschitt artist. 'Sorry I'm late home luv, been slaying dragons all day'.

And like she believed him. :lol: He'd bin down t'alehouse all day.
Everyone knows dragons aren't real ;)



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