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by mkmel
Wed Feb 19, 2020 2:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jimmy Greaves
Replies: 57
Views: 2313

Re: Jimmy Greaves

I spoke to Jimmy Greaves a few years ago now at a book signing here in Milton Keynes

I simply asked him if I could shake the hand of our greatest ever goal scorer and he of course obliged
by mkmel
Mon Feb 17, 2020 11:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: R.I.P. Harry Gregg.
Replies: 13
Views: 915

Re: R.I.P. Harry Gregg.

It was his career as a player, and not for heroic actions at Munich, which Gregg wished to be remembered. I'm Henry Gregg, 34 Windsor Avenue, who played football. Who was useful at it on good days and rubbish at it on bad days," he said in 2008. That's what I want to be remembered for - not somethin...
by mkmel
Mon Feb 17, 2020 11:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Max Aarons
Replies: 15
Views: 2493

Re: Max Aarons

Max Aarons who is from here in Milton Keynes and Todd Cantwell are two young Norwich players destined for bigger things
by mkmel
Thu Feb 13, 2020 12:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cabinet Carnage
Replies: 169
Views: 3913

Re: Cabinet Carnage

Cummings in charge of the Goings
by mkmel
Wed Feb 12, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BOB LORD of Burnley
Replies: 23
Views: 1999

Re: BOB LORD of Burnley

How true was the story about Bob Lord giving some sausages or meat to the referee before one of our games?And then taking them back again when the referee didn't give enough decisions our way
by mkmel
Wed Feb 12, 2020 3:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Wallace signs for St Mirren on short term deal
Replies: 10
Views: 527

Re: ARTICLE: Wallace signs for St Mirren on short term deal

I will always remember Ross' 97th minute free kick equaliser away at Leicester a few seasons ago

Great atmosphere and support from our fans at that game
by mkmel
Fri Feb 07, 2020 1:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Coronavirus
Replies: 254
Views: 6876

Re: Coronavirus

As far as I am aware when the time comes for me to leave the Phillipines the only way I can return to England will be via Singapore or Hong Kong Will see how things develop before deciding whether it is better to stay in the Philippines for longer than anticipated or to bite the bullet and return to...
by mkmel
Fri Feb 07, 2020 5:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Coronavirus
Replies: 254
Views: 6876

Re: Coronavirus

I have been here in the Philippines since last November with my Fiancee and Daughter and have recently purchased face masks for the 3 of us I know that the Philippines aren't on that list but there has already been one death of a Filipino and a few others from here having the virus Masks here are in...
by mkmel
Thu Feb 06, 2020 2:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Ings
Replies: 32
Views: 2376

Re: Danny Ings

His value over this season must have shot up considerably
by mkmel
Thu Feb 06, 2020 2:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kirk Douglas dies
Replies: 33
Views: 1253

Re: Kirk Douglas dies

If my memory serves me well it was in the Vikings that Kirk Douglas's character that he played had his eye clawed out by an eagle I think it was
by mkmel
Wed Feb 05, 2020 2:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Spurs v Burnley FA Cup 4th round 1966
Replies: 23
Views: 800

Re: Spurs v Burnley FA Cup 4th round 1966

Yes I was there and as a 14 year old living in the South in Dunstable it was my first ever Burnley game that I attended I went there on my own and somehow I managed to find myself watching the game in with the Spurs supporters behind one of the goals At that age I had no fear and maybe no sense so w...
by mkmel
Fri Jan 31, 2020 2:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brownhill having medical
Replies: 234
Views: 22309

Re: Brownhill having medical

Didn't we have a Brownhill here on a trial basis a few years back?
by mkmel
Wed Jan 29, 2020 2:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ed Woodward
Replies: 23
Views: 1794

Re: Ed Woodward

Wasn't Frank Teasdales house targeted many years ago?
by mkmel
Tue Jan 28, 2020 12:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Referee confirmed for Arsenal game
Replies: 6
Views: 636

Re: Referee confirmed for Arsenal game

Meh is better than say Jon Moss
by mkmel
Thu Jan 02, 2020 2:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Next labour leader?
Replies: 553
Views: 16733

Re: Next labour leader?

Dan Jarvis for me too
by mkmel
Tue Dec 17, 2019 1:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Next labour leader?
Replies: 553
Views: 16733

Re: Next labour leader?

Jess Phillips or Dan Jarvis if he puts his name forward
by mkmel
Fri Dec 13, 2019 1:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 78175

Re: General Election Is On

What happens now to the poor the disabled and the disadvantaged?

Serious question!

The only good news is that this must mean the end of Jeremy Corbyn
But who will succeed him?
by mkmel
Sun Nov 17, 2019 10:31 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO Socrates
Replies: 75
Views: 2988

Re: FAO Socrates

Sending my Best Wishes to you Socrates
by mkmel
Sun Nov 17, 2019 1:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bolton have a point
Replies: 27
Views: 1963

Re: Bolton have a point

Not only did Bolton win but they also beat that lot down the road from me
by mkmel
Thu Nov 14, 2019 2:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England vs Montenegro
Replies: 68
Views: 2233

Re: England vs Montenegro

Yes of course I will be watching

For me it's a no brainer as I love football and I love my Country

5 - 0 to England :D
by mkmel
Sun Nov 10, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley to pull plug on Drinkwater
Replies: 69
Views: 7880

Re: Burnley to pull plug on Drinkwater

Quickenthetempo wrote:He was pants after we signed him.
Wigan??
by mkmel
Sat Nov 09, 2019 1:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Singapore recommendations
Replies: 26
Views: 451

Re: Singapore recommendations

Singapore Airport is reputed to be the best Airport in the World and Singapore Airlines the best Airlines in the World

I can't wait.....and going to the Phillipines for minimum of 2 months + :D
by mkmel
Fri Nov 08, 2019 10:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Singapore recommendations
Replies: 26
Views: 451

Re: Singapore recommendations

Take loads of money you will need it. And take no chewing gum with you as I was told that is banned in Singapore I will be in Singapore well the Airport actually on the 20th November but only for 4 and a quarter hours in between flights and on the way to the Philippines Any recommendations for thin...
by mkmel
Fri Nov 08, 2019 10:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 78175

Re: General Election Is On

Spijed wrote:I see Boris Johnson has lied about the trade deal he negotiated saying no-one in Northern Ireland will ever have to fill in a single piece of paperwork.
Did Johnson lie or does he simply not have a clue what he is talking about?
by mkmel
Fri Nov 08, 2019 4:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wood signs new deal
Replies: 26
Views: 1473

Re: Wood signs new deal

Great News!

And it wasn't that long ago that Jeff Hendrick quite unfairly was a bit of a whipping boy on here and now look
by mkmel
Thu Nov 07, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Amazon UK genuine phone number please?
Replies: 5
Views: 327

Re: Amazon UK genuine phone number please?

Of course I did try Google first but the only number I came up with is not the number they use anymore And no need for Sarcy comments as you have to be careful as some numbers you think are Amazon are not and the companies charge you a fee And the number you gave me I did find and try earlier but wh...
by mkmel
Thu Nov 07, 2019 9:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Amazon UK genuine phone number please?
Replies: 5
Views: 327

Amazon UK genuine phone number please?

Thanks
by mkmel
Wed Nov 06, 2019 9:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Watford
Replies: 5
Views: 931

Re: Watford

I go to watch us at Watford every season but will be in the Philippines so will give it a miss this season
by mkmel
Wed Nov 06, 2019 9:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Where is best place to buy foreign currency?
Replies: 34
Views: 1120

Where is best place to buy foreign currency?

I am flying to the Philippines on the 19th November and will need to buy Phillipine Pesos

Where can I get the best rate?

Thanks
by mkmel
Wed Nov 06, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Grenfell Tower Report
Replies: 109
Views: 2646

Re: Grenfell Tower Report

I wonder why the Tories have always been known as the Nasty Party?

I can think of other names for them and for Rees Mogg and Johnson
by mkmel
Tue Nov 05, 2019 5:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 78175

Re: General Election Is On

On the voting cards if at the bottom there was a square for None of the Above it would win by a landslide In my long life I have never known it to be as bad as this and so difficult to vote for anyone Corbyn no thanks Johnson I would rather stick needles in my eyeballs Luckily in a week and a bit I ...
by mkmel
Sun Nov 03, 2019 11:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Trump's Impeachment
Replies: 328
Views: 18694

Re: Trump's Impeachment

Your second paragraph sounds very much like the guy we have in charge over here
by mkmel
Sun Nov 03, 2019 9:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR At Everton
Replies: 89
Views: 2794

Re: VAR At Everton

Was it in the German League that they tried VAR found it wasn't beneficial and then kicked it into touch?
by mkmel
Sun Nov 03, 2019 4:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Realistic transfer targets in January
Replies: 169
Views: 6944

Re: Realistic transfer targets in January

taio wrote:Agree - we've done ok so far despite yesterday's poor performance. The league table is tight but we're 14th currently and most supporters would take that come the end of the season.

And we have already played 5 out of the top 6 .....

And lost all 5 mind you
by mkmel
Sat Nov 02, 2019 11:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Inexcusable
Replies: 102
Views: 5005

Re: Inexcusable

I think the commentator said that Burnley have the worst record in the Premier League of passes not reaching their intended target ie a team mate

Today will have made that record far worse
by mkmel
Sat Nov 02, 2019 5:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sheffield United v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 70
Views: 4149

Re: Sheffield United v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope 5
Lowton 3
Tarkowski 4
Mee 4
Pieters 3
Hendrick 3
Westwood 3
Cork 3
McNeil 3
Barnes 4
Rodriguez 3

Taylor 7 MoM by a country mile
Brady 4
by mkmel
Sat Nov 02, 2019 2:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Knives and Forks utd versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 398
Views: 7917

Re: Knives and Forks utd versus MIGHTY CLARETS

Haven't Sheffield Utd got something like the second best defensive record so far this season?

0 - 1 to the Clarets
by mkmel
Sat Nov 02, 2019 12:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Knives and Forks utd versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 398
Views: 7917

Re: Knives and Forks utd versus MIGHTY CLARETS

A guy I was chatting with the other day summed up Johnson

He said he would share a pint with Johnson but would not share his wallet with him
by mkmel
Fri Nov 01, 2019 9:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rugby World Cup
Replies: 249
Views: 8797

Re: Rugby World Cup

Tribesmen wrote:Will be cheering on SA ........
Are you a Scot?
by mkmel
Thu Oct 31, 2019 8:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO CTID
Replies: 43
Views: 1460

Re: FAO CTID

CT is DG?
by mkmel
Fri Oct 25, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Scam Alert
Replies: 27
Views: 2014

Re: Scam Alert

I do and recommend the same as Factual Frank as I never answer the call and simply type in the number on Google and see what others are saying about this number
by mkmel
Sat Oct 19, 2019 1:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: It’s Moss at Leicester
Replies: 9
Views: 631

Re: ARTICLE: It’s Moss at Leicester

I think Moss is worse
by mkmel
Fri Oct 18, 2019 7:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: It’s Moss at Leicester
Replies: 9
Views: 631

Re: ARTICLE: It’s Moss at Leicester

The worst of the worst!
by mkmel
Thu Oct 17, 2019 5:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leicester (away) - General Info Thread
Replies: 42
Views: 5683

Re: Leicester (away) - General Info Thread

I have a spare 65+ ticket you can have foc if it helps. I can post it today or you can collect on Saturday morning before 11:30am (I live near Leicester if you are driving). Sorry I have just seen this.... Thank you levraiclaret for your very kind offer but my circumstances have now changed and I w...
by mkmel
Thu Oct 17, 2019 5:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets to have six games televised in December and January
Replies: 54
Views: 3549

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets to have six games televised in December and January

Oh goody!
I can do the letting everyone know I am somewhere different from the norm or in my case where I will be :) ...

Anyone know where the games will be showing in Santiago City in the Philippines :)
by mkmel
Wed Oct 16, 2019 8:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leicester (away) - General Info Thread
Replies: 42
Views: 5683

Re: Leicester (away) - General Info Thread

Last minute decision to see if I go so can you pay at the gate on the day?
by mkmel
Mon Oct 14, 2019 4:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Worst accent?
Replies: 83
Views: 2747

Re: Worst accent?

Brummie without doubt
by mkmel
Sun Oct 13, 2019 5:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covers
Replies: 73
Views: 2762

Re: Covers

Adele with Make You Feel My Love is better than the original by Bob Dylan

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by mkmel
Sun Oct 13, 2019 11:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hampstead Claret RIP
Replies: 163
Views: 8192

Re: Hampstead Claret RIP

Awful news!

RIP Hampstead