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by Vino blanco
Fri Apr 03, 2020 6:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cryptic Capital Cities Quiz 2
Replies: 38
Views: 383

Re: Cryptic Capital Cities Quiz 2

I thought Abu Dhabi was the capital of the UAE!!
by Vino blanco
Fri Apr 03, 2020 6:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Where would you sit
Replies: 54
Views: 1185

Re: Where would you sit

Table 6, two of my favourite groups.
by Vino blanco
Fri Apr 03, 2020 6:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cryptic Capital Cities Quiz 2
Replies: 38
Views: 383

Re: Cryptic Capital Cities Quiz 2

I don't understand why "Berlin" is the answer to question 2', can some one please explain?
by Vino blanco
Fri Apr 03, 2020 4:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cryptic Capital Cities Quiz 2
Replies: 38
Views: 383

Re: Cryptic Capital Cities Quiz 2

Is 7 Khartoum again? As per previous quiz?
by Vino blanco
Fri Apr 03, 2020 4:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cryptic Capital Cities Quiz 2
Replies: 38
Views: 383

Re: Cryptic Capital Cities Quiz 2

8, Singapore
by Vino blanco
Fri Apr 03, 2020 4:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cryptic Capital Cities Quiz....
Replies: 12
Views: 290

Re: Cryptic Capital Cities Quiz....

If Reykjavik is the hardest to spell, then the inhabitants of Ouagadougou, Antananarivo, Bujumbura, and Parimaribo must have it easy.
by Vino blanco
Fri Apr 03, 2020 4:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cryptic Capital Cities Quiz....
Replies: 12
Views: 290

Re: Cryptic Capital Cities Quiz....

3, Freetown, 4, Khartoum.
by Vino blanco
Fri Apr 03, 2020 3:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dennis Orr
Replies: 16
Views: 1325

Re: Dennis Orr

There is a really nice photo/music tribute to Dennis on a forum called Turf Moor Loyal. Mrs Vino just showed it to me.
by Vino blanco
Fri Apr 03, 2020 2:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dennis Orr
Replies: 16
Views: 1325

Re: Dennis Orr

Dennis and his mates used to come over regularly to Benalmadena to enjoy the sun and the cheap beer. He used to join in the quiz nights at the Lounge bar with me. A great character and a good lad, it's a bit of a shock that he has died to be honest, the last time he was over here he was in great for...
by Vino blanco
Thu Apr 02, 2020 6:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RIP Eddie Large
Replies: 38
Views: 1352

Re: RIP Eddie Large

I remember seeing them down the Cabaret Club in Rosegrove in the late sixties before they were famous. They weren't called Little and Large though, they went under the names of simply Sid and Eddie. They were a very good double act even then and you could see they would make it to greater things. RI...
by Vino blanco
Wed Apr 01, 2020 11:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Quiz question
Replies: 14
Views: 389

Re: Quiz question

Water?
by Vino blanco
Sun Mar 29, 2020 8:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Right Inside Soccer
Replies: 14
Views: 850

Re: Right Inside Soccer

I've still got my Right Inside Soccer, signed by Jimmy Mac himself. Still is a treasured item to me as a reminder of the greatest player I have ever seen play for Burnley.
by Vino blanco
Sun Mar 29, 2020 8:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Alphabet team name game
Replies: 23
Views: 471

Re: Alphabet team name game

I've seen Zaragossa play down here against Malaga a couple of times.
by Vino blanco
Sun Mar 29, 2020 3:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: This is what I'm up against
Replies: 65
Views: 3344

Re: This is what I'm up against

I haven't been on for a few days because I got so fed up these political posts clogging up the board with their political vitriol. I come on the board to see this message from Tony. We are all on lock down Tony, you know who the main culprits are, stop them posting for a while and simply stop these ...
by Vino blanco
Fri Mar 27, 2020 7:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris or Corbyn for our crisis
Replies: 136
Views: 2732

Re: Boris or Corbyn for our crisis

I've had enough of this crap, time to log out for quite a while.
by Vino blanco
Thu Mar 26, 2020 6:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Fred Smith passes away
Replies: 31
Views: 1454

Re: ARTICLE: Fred Smith passes away

Freddie was a cracking full back who used to get forward to help the attack very well. Another good Claret leaves us. RIP Fred.
by Vino blanco
Thu Mar 26, 2020 6:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another new pub under the culvert?
Replies: 13
Views: 1066

Re: Another new pub under the culvert?

I went in the Footballers Arms as late as 1967, I think, and I have a feeling it closed sometime after that.
by Vino blanco
Mon Mar 23, 2020 10:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Game of Thrones Yes or No
Replies: 41
Views: 892

Re: Game of Thrones Yes or No

Just about a yes. I watched it from episode one right through to the last one. It got a bit repetitive at times and there is too much gratuitous violence and sex in my opinion, and the whole story line does become long winded to the point of being tedious, but I did want to know how it ended so I pe...
by Vino blanco
Mon Mar 23, 2020 9:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 5898
Views: 107793

Re: Covid-19

Regarding taxis, to go to the hospital for example, the taxi system is working normally here but they will only accept one person in the taxi at a time. Also, my wife and I are not allowed to use the car together, i.e. only one person in the car at a time (there some exceptions like driving an ill p...
by Vino blanco
Mon Mar 23, 2020 9:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 5898
Views: 107793

Re: Covid-19

Agree with T.rex about the supermarkets in Spain. I also live in Spain and in the days leading up to the lockdown there was mass over purchasing in the supermarkets with plenty of empty shelves. Once the lockdown came into force however and people realise the supermarkets are still open and being su...
by Vino blanco
Sat Mar 21, 2020 8:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Name the group
Replies: 20
Views: 799

Re: Name the group

Bread?
by Vino blanco
Fri Mar 20, 2020 8:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris Watch
Replies: 895
Views: 16495

Re: Boris Watch

I said that when he was appointed as Chancellor he would be much better than his predecessor and would make a future PM.
by Vino blanco
Thu Mar 19, 2020 3:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris Watch
Replies: 895
Views: 16495

Re: Boris Watch

As expected, a normal, predictable response from taffy, typical of him and his left wing brethren on here. Laughable given the circumstances.
by Vino blanco
Wed Mar 18, 2020 12:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Manager of the Month
Replies: 40
Views: 2115

Re: Manager of the Month

They should give it him every month anyway, simples.
by Vino blanco
Tue Mar 17, 2020 5:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dogfishing Whilst Trapped in My Flat
Replies: 19
Views: 1186

Re: Dogfishing Whilst Trapped in My Flat

Rowls, it's "Vive la Fance" and "tout LE monde. No wonder you can't pick up any French dogs!
by Vino blanco
Mon Mar 16, 2020 5:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Double hopes crash after Ewood Park defeat
Replies: 4
Views: 273

Re: ARTICLE: Double hopes crash after Ewood Park defeat

I was a twelve year old and went over on a very crowded train with some friends. Because of the crowds we got onto the ground very late and our view of the game wasnt that good. I honestly don't remember much about the game apart from the fact that it was the first time I had seen extra time at a ga...
by Vino blanco
Sat Mar 14, 2020 1:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Considerate Phil Neville
Replies: 16
Views: 1544

Re: Considerate Phil Neville

He has put too much pressure on the England's women's team by stating, before every tournament, that they are there to win it not make up the numbers.....big mistake in my opinion. On top of that, there is the simple fact that he is a sh!t manager, another ex-United player who likes talking bullocks...
by Vino blanco
Fri Mar 13, 2020 9:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What to do on Saturdays??
Replies: 28
Views: 1311

Re: What to do on Saturdays??

More important, what's Jeff Stelling going to do?
by Vino blanco
Fri Mar 13, 2020 2:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A few Different News Topics
Replies: 17
Views: 619

Re: A few Different News Topics

I should imagine that regarding all three topics it won't be too long before someone call Boris Johnson a liar and a racist.
by Vino blanco
Fri Mar 13, 2020 2:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Interesting questions!!!!!!
Replies: 101
Views: 3611

Re: Interesting questions!!!!!!

Just short of 5,000 satellites currently orbiting the Earth.
by Vino blanco
Thu Mar 12, 2020 7:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Late comeback robs Clarets of big cup win
Replies: 4
Views: 526

Re: ARTICLE: Late comeback robs Clarets of big cup win

Although I can't remember much about the league game against the Rovers the previous home match,this match remains in my memory as if it were yesterday. I usually stood on the Bee Hole end in those days but for some reason I ended up with my pals on a very packed Popular Side (the Long Side). Singin...
by Vino blanco
Wed Mar 11, 2020 11:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's budget
Replies: 82
Views: 2153

Re: Today's budget

I'm afraid my Mummy died some years ago, Gordaleman , but you'll be pleased to know she was a staunch Conservative supporter.
by Vino blanco
Wed Mar 11, 2020 11:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's budget
Replies: 82
Views: 2153

Re: Today's budget

Tv news programmes, which I watch from time to time.
by Vino blanco
Wed Mar 11, 2020 11:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's budget
Replies: 82
Views: 2153

Re: Today's budget

Because the electorate aren't all left wing loonies, like some on here, Gordaleman.
by Vino blanco
Wed Mar 11, 2020 11:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's budget
Replies: 82
Views: 2153

Re: Today's budget

Sunak could be a future PM.
by Vino blanco
Wed Mar 11, 2020 10:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's budget
Replies: 82
Views: 2153

Re: Today's budget

Well done Andrew, you've written a lengthy four paragraph political post without mentioning the 'right wing press'. That's got to be a first for you.
by Vino blanco
Wed Mar 11, 2020 10:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool v Atletico
Replies: 39
Views: 1713

Re: Liverpool v Atletico

Tripps gives a very good post match interview, good lad.
by Vino blanco
Wed Mar 11, 2020 10:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's budget
Replies: 82
Views: 2153

Re: Today's budget

Cryssis wins the prize for being the first to pour out his vitriol on our Prime Minister. Well done, sir!
by Vino blanco
Wed Mar 11, 2020 10:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Italy closed !
Replies: 22
Views: 1868

Re: Italy closed !

My granddaughter is a teacher in Rome and when they closed her school she flew back from Rome to Manchester. She wasn't checked in any way at either airport and neither were the other passengers on the flight.
by Vino blanco
Wed Mar 11, 2020 10:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool v Atletico
Replies: 39
Views: 1713

Re: Liverpool v Atletico

2-2, game over.
by Vino blanco
Wed Mar 11, 2020 10:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool v Atletico
Replies: 39
Views: 1713

Re: Liverpool v Atletico

Adrian cocks up. When are these goalkeepers going to learn that sometimes you've got to simply boot the ball upfield.
by Vino blanco
Wed Mar 11, 2020 7:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Joey Barton
Replies: 25
Views: 2868

Re: Joey Barton

I was on the Turf when Barton made his first team debut, I can't remember against whom but he came he came on during a fairly average performance and transformed the game totally. His positional play, his forward passing (normally into space for players to run on to), his vision were all pure class....
by Vino blanco
Mon Mar 09, 2020 9:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leicester vs Villa
Replies: 56
Views: 2883

Re: Leicester vs Villa

Villa's centre back Mings looks like a good player, should he be in the England squad?
by Vino blanco
Mon Mar 09, 2020 8:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leicester vs Villa
Replies: 56
Views: 2883

Re: Leicester vs Villa

You don't spend enough time on here gb.
by Vino blanco
Mon Mar 09, 2020 8:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leicester vs Villa
Replies: 56
Views: 2883

Re: Leicester vs Villa

Dodgy keeper cocks up for Leicester goal. What was he doing out there?
by Vino blanco
Mon Mar 09, 2020 5:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Max Von Sydow
Replies: 23
Views: 1095

Re: Max Von Sydow

You will all find this hard to believe but Max von Sydow was a Blackburn Rovers fan, through his friendship with Roy Hodgson. Now there's some trivia for you.
by Vino blanco
Mon Mar 09, 2020 4:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Tottenham - Player Ratings
Replies: 60
Views: 3149

Re: Burnley v Tottenham - Player Ratings

Taylor really didn't need to make such an attacking forward run at that stage of the game, it was totally unnecessary. When Mee committed the foul to give away the penalty, the first thing I said to my mates was "where was Taylor, he should have been at left back to stop that?"
by Vino blanco
Sun Mar 08, 2020 3:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pickford watch
Replies: 57
Views: 2409

Re: Pickford watch

Fourth just gone past him and he didn't do one of his acrobatic dives.
by Vino blanco
Sun Mar 08, 2020 2:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chelsea vs Everton / Manchester Derby
Replies: 25
Views: 767

Re: Chelsea vs Everton / Manchester Derby

Make that 2-0, Pedro.