Date: 22nd November 2011 at 4:07pm
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Hornet’s owner Laurence Bassini has this afternoon announced that the proposed radio phone-in show on BBC3CR will not be going ahead.

Bassini has already failed to attend the club’s Fans Forum earlier this month and had scheduled a special phone-in for supporters on BBC Three Counties Radio.

In a statement on the Official Site Bassini explained why he would fail once more to talk to supporters:

‘I’d like to sincerely apologise to all Watford fans for this evening having to be postponed,’ said Bassini.

I have had all the best intentions when it comes to both this and the Fans Forum before it.

I want to do the right thing and talk directly to supporters but I don’t feel well enough to do that,’ he added.

I really wanted to do this as soon after the Fans Forum as possible – and I thought that a week or so would be long enough for me to fully recover.

So now, to make sure that I’ve had a chance to get properly back on an even keel, I’m going to ask BBC Three Counties to re-arrange the phone-in for some time early in the New Year.’