The Olympic/London Stadium: Poll #1

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At this point in time, do you intend to renew your season ticket/s at the OS/LS next season?

Yes
192
35%
No
195
35%
Unsure
161
29%
 
Total votes : 548

Re: The Olympic/London Stadium: Poll #1

Postby brownout on Mon Dec 05, 2016 5:59 pm

Colours never run wrote:They had the comprehensive sample size needed to gauge the wider feelings of the fanbase more than any other. But sadly they consciously chose to heavily load the questionnaire in the answer they clearly wanted to hear. That was the problem, not the sample size itself which would have been a fair reflection. And as soon as they loaded it up like **** in their favour, there was never ever going to be a fair assessment of true sentiment amongst our fanbase and rendered it a pointless excerise.


And they failed to report their sampling and in particular how many of those voting were existing season ticket holders compared to those who were just on the data base.

Brady made sure that in every way it was a poll run to give her the required result.
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Re: The Olympic/London Stadium: Poll #1

Postby Denbighammer on Mon Dec 05, 2016 6:07 pm

Canadianhammer wrote:Denbighammer, just hit View Results under Vote Here.


Belated thanks Canadian. :thup:
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Re: The Olympic/London Stadium: Poll #1

Postby Albie Beck on Mon Dec 05, 2016 6:09 pm

Mega Ron wrote:It didn't have to be like this though and I am amazed they have managed to balls it up.

Anyone who regularly attends football matches could have told them how to resolve most of the issues they've faced at the Bowl this year.

I'm not amazed, but yes, it could have been soooo much better. And the majority of issues could have been resolved with proper engagement with the fans. All of the fans.

I'll be renewing, but they have done a shoddy job and made a difficult transition much much worse than it need have been.
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Re: The Olympic/London Stadium: Poll #1

Postby Mega Ron on Mon Dec 05, 2016 6:09 pm

6 up with 4 votes to go.
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Re: The Olympic/London Stadium: Poll #1

Postby Albie Beck on Mon Dec 05, 2016 6:10 pm

5 :wink:
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Re: The Olympic/London Stadium: Poll #1

Postby bobbymooresbracelet on Mon Dec 05, 2016 6:12 pm

Not many ST holders on this site........ :D
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Re: The Olympic/London Stadium: Poll #1

Postby Exiledin cardiff on Mon Dec 05, 2016 6:14 pm

Nothing in it in all honesty, expected No to have a bigger lead,

Not expected but understandable,
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Re: The Olympic/London Stadium: Poll #1

Postby Mega Ron on Mon Dec 05, 2016 6:21 pm

Exiledin cardiff wrote:Nothing in it in all honesty, expected No to have a bigger lead,

Not expected but understandable,


That's how much we love the club that most of us will still come back even though they've treated us like ****.

It's why a club like ours was always a sure thing for them. This talk of us going under was farcical. Would we have gone into administration? Maybe. Would that have been the end of us? No chance.

The way things are going at the Bowl though the club are alienating the very fans that have always been there.
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Re: The Olympic/London Stadium: Poll #1

Postby Blow Bubbles on Mon Dec 05, 2016 6:21 pm

bobbymooresbracelet wrote:Not many ST holders on this site........ :D


It is pretty scary that this poll has been up 5 days and under 500 STHs have voted on the biggest WH forum though ain't it?!
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Re: The Olympic/London Stadium: Poll #1

Postby Mega Ron on Mon Dec 05, 2016 6:23 pm

Blow Bubbles wrote:
It is pretty scary that this poll has been up 5 days and under 500 STHs have voted on the biggest WH forum though ain't it?!


Aren't close to 1/5 of our season ticket holders children?

Another 1/5 are Arsenal fans.
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Re: The Olympic/London Stadium: Poll #1

Postby Blow Bubbles on Mon Dec 05, 2016 6:28 pm

Mega Ron wrote:Aren't close to 1/5 of our season ticket holders children?


Christmas Holidays soon though ain't it?! :wink:

Does highlight the point made earlier about sample size from CNR et al though.
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Re: The Olympic/London Stadium: Poll #1

Postby bobbymooresbracelet on Mon Dec 05, 2016 6:32 pm

Chuck in a free sticker album you might get a few vote on here
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Re: The Olympic/London Stadium: Poll #1

Postby Big George on Mon Dec 05, 2016 6:32 pm

Blow Bubbles wrote:
Does highlight the point made earlier about sample size from CNR et al though.



If we have 50k season ticket holders, that's a 1% sample size which IPSOS/MORI or YouGov would kill for in most polls.
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Re: The Olympic/London Stadium: Poll #1

Postby DrVenk on Mon Dec 05, 2016 6:36 pm

No we wouldn't :wink:
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Re: The Olympic/London Stadium: Poll #1

Postby Blow Bubbles on Mon Dec 05, 2016 6:38 pm

Big George wrote:If we have 50k season ticket holders, that's a 1% sample size which IPSOS/MORI or YouGov would kill for in most polls.


Only it's not an accurate sample of those 50k though is it? It's those within the group of a certain age and mentality, so likely to be biased. Not saying it is wrong but I doubt very much you would have the same result if you randomly targeted 1% of STHs from each block next week.
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Re: The Olympic/London Stadium: Poll #1

Postby costa75 on Mon Dec 05, 2016 7:00 pm

The poll should be open for longer! It seems odd that just as the no vote takes the lead, they want to call time on it.......
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Re: The Olympic/London Stadium: Poll #1

Postby Doc H Ball on Mon Dec 05, 2016 7:50 pm

IT is a well known fact that UtJ didn't really land on the moon and was seen on the grassy knowl.
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Re: The Olympic/London Stadium: Poll #1

Postby MD_HM on Mon Dec 05, 2016 9:01 pm

Only 34% of West Ham season ticket holders plan to renew season tickets....

They love to spin a poll :lol:
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Re: The Olympic/London Stadium: Poll #1

Postby leveller on Mon Dec 05, 2016 9:05 pm

Blow Bubbles wrote:Only it's not an accurate sample of those 50k though is it? It's those within the group of a certain age and mentality, so likely to be biased. Not saying it is wrong but I doubt very much you would have the same result if you randomly targeted 1% of STHs from each block next week.

It's a lot less biased than the joke of a poll that concluded 85% were in favour of the move. That poll was not even specifically targeted at match attending supporters either.
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Re: The Olympic/London Stadium: Poll #1

Postby LOS on Mon Dec 05, 2016 9:06 pm

An interesting litmus test will be the partake of STH tickets for the FA cup game. Appreciate that historically cup games do attract a different demographic, but at UP most around me for were consistent ST's at cup games.

For the Citeh cup game, for time in donkeys, I will give the 3rd round a swerve. It'll be like a 'dip your toe in the water' of a slow withdrawl process.

Can imagine the 50k waiting list can fill their santa sacks with tickets.
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