I am so proud of them. They're getting so much better. The frustrating thing is that it came down to one play. There were a lot of opportunities where we could have done better.
"Gary Barlow" Order of the British Empire/OBE is an English singer-songwriter, pianist, composer and record producer. He is frontman and lead vocalist of British pop-group Take That and served as a judge on series The X Factor (UK series 8)/8, The X Factor (UK series 9)/9 and The X Factor (UK series 10)/10 of The X Factor (UK TV series)/The X Factor UK. Barlow is one of Britain's most successful songwriters, having written fourteen Number 1 singles and twenty four Lists of UK top 10 singles/top 10 hits. He has had three Number 1 singles, six top 10 singles and two Number 1 albums as a solo artist, and has had seventeen top 5 hits, twelve Number 1 singles and seven Number 1 albums with Take That. He is also a six-time recipient of the Ivor Novello Awards/Ivor Novello Award and has sold over 50 million records worldwide. He was appointed an Order of the British Empire/OBE in 2012 for services to music and charity.More Gary Barlow on Wikipedia.
Lionel has learned to deal with adversity. He's a fine player and person.
Each year is unique, but last year we felt we didn't get off to a very good start. We're in a similar position this year.
We're going to run what we run. We're not going to install a lot of new stuff, but the receivers have been running this stuff all summer. I have high expectations for them.