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Meet the Chairman event- question by question


Hereford FC Meet the Chairman event- question by question

By Ben Goddard

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  • Head of Football Tim Harris said that the budget was not the rumored figure of between £600,000 and £700,000.
  • He said that the actual figure was 'nowhere near that'.
  • He added: "Last year the budget wasn't competitive this year it is but not the top of this league.
  • I'm quite excited with the balance of players experience and real quality."
  • Tim Harris said he was happy with the current mix of the squad with 17 players signed for next season.
  • He added that an ideal squad size would be 20.
  • Elliot Richards, Danny Greenslade and Lance Smith are currently needing operations and will be assessed on their return.
  • The club has reached the 1,000 season ticket mark. The scaffolding outside the club is to be taken down on August 23.
  • The running of the bars at the club remain to be ran by an outside organisation.
  • Andrew Graham has urged fans to offer constructive criticism and not to snip from the side-lines.
  • He said that Edgar Street is a force when the fans and the board are as one.
  • "People chipping away on the side will be responsible for any demise."
  • Graham also said that the board are behind the club's management but it is a results based business.
  • "This is a results business and they have something to deliver and they have put us in a position to do that," Graham said.
  • "It is important we are where we need to be come Christmas time."
  • Next season Hereford Academy will have 250 children and an additional women's under-18 side who will play friendlies.
  • George Webb said that the club is working towards going full-time slowly and it is part of the strategic plan for the club.
  • Welcome to question by question coverage of Meet the Chairman event where fans will be putting questions to the new Hereford FC Chairman Andrew Graham.
  • The event starts at 7.30pm.

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