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This is the point of Celtic

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It has been two weeks since Celtic Park’s last outing as a football venue.  From this week, it becomes a socially=distanced dinning location for around 250 people, including frontline NHS staff.  The Celtic FC Foundation’s initial response is to provide £150k to stock local foodbanks and support charity partners in their efforts to cater for out most needy in this time.

For the time being, Celtic is no longer a football club; it is a source for good to a community that needs it, just as it was in 1888, when the first ball was kicked.  No other club is Britain has responded with the same resources or vision, but no other club has our heritage.

Today, most of us are concerned about our immediate families and there is nothing wrong with this.  But some people are ‘out there’ in our name.  There may be little you can do for this effort today, but we will have the opportunity soon enough.  Be proud of your club and know that, as Celtic fans, we have a social responsibility, otherwise, what’s the point?

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  1. Neustadt-Braw on

    Various rich feckers will be telling their spokesperson to nobble the wee folk at 8.30

     

     

    Braw

  2. NB

     

    Are you still in Germany – if do what’s the government approach there.

     

    Hearts lot about Italy, Spain and France but not Germany

  3. Life is toilet roll.

     

    Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Toilet Roll.

     

    The Last of the Toilet Roll.

     

    There will be toilet roll

     

    Full metal toilet roll . . . .

  4. Neustadt-Braw on

    Gene ….

     

     

    Germany is as always …prepared for the worst…and after 15 years of zero new debt policy can spend money it has in reserve …..just today help from for self employed…actors ,musicians ..taxi drivers ,etc ….up to 5 people employed by you then 9000 euros will be paid to you now …5 employees -15 ..then 23000 euros …

     

    no rent debt no overdraft no penalties ….this is for 3 months then reviewed ….

     

     

    I am glad I a have met this pandemic here…as like Ron Bacardi am a cancer patient …

     

     

    smiley …there should always be a reason to smile thing

     

     

    Is So Late

     

     

    Braw

  5. I have received text from NHS identifying me as someone at risk of severe illness if I catch COVID-19 and to stay at home. I phoned my GP’s as I have an appointment on Wednesday for a jag to treat my cancer. No problem. A nurse practitioner will come out to me.

  6. Far from the Toilet Roll Crowd

     

     

    The Texas Toilet Roll Massacre

     

     

    Snow White and the Seven Toilet Rolls

  7. Neustadt-Braw on

    practical shut down …..supermarkets ..petrol stations ..docs and hospitals etc open …everything else closed but businesses will be reimbursed….2 metre abstand …..you can walk the dog …fresh air etc …but no groups more than 2 unless you are a family unit…

     

    It is not everyone who can understand German but go and look on YouTube…..the difference in pragmatism and competence is startling …

     

     

    the 120000 old tories from south england have made a buffoon a buffoon with life and death powers …

     

     

    Braw

  8. Neustadt-Braw on

    Ron …

     

     

    smiley tell them to wipe their muddy boots thing

     

     

    Quiet man line ….

     

     

    take care my friend

     

     

    Braw

  9. Canamalar it looks like OCD obsession on

    the other day I said I was watching the stats, a peculiar one turned up in Germany,

     

    52% of people most affected are 45 year old males.

  10. Neustadt-Braw on

    Cantheman…..

     

     

    factory lines …

     

     

    where are you?

     

     

    smiley nosey braw bro thing

     

     

    Braw

  11. Back to the article – I watched Sunday supplement yesterday – they were discussing the contribution football clubs and players were making to help the current crisis.

     

    Not a mention of Celtic’s initiative

  12. Canamalar it looks like OCD obsession on

    SoT,

     

    Seeing rumblings about Italy being raging about Europe turning their back, worse, refusing to send help or supplies, the Chinese, Russians and Cubans have provided more help than Europe.

     

     

    Maybe Italy exiting Europe soon, it is a bit of a betrayal.

     

     

    You hearing anything along these lines?

  13. ` ERNIE LYNCH on 23RD MARCH 2020 6:15 PM

     

    Government announcing new measures at 8.30.`

     

    Why are they waiting until 8:30 ?

  14. Neustadt-Braw on

    curfew? whats her real name!

     

     

     

    smiley a hot dessert in the desert thing

     

     

    Semolina ( frogs eggs)

     

     

    Braw

  15. Canamalar it looks like OCD obsession on

    Neustadt…,

     

    factory lines aye, brought to mind the visits for factory tests in Germany.

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