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by Woodleyclaret
Sat Apr 04, 2020 6:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets facing up to £50 million loss
Replies: 109
Views: 4596

Re: Clarets facing up to £50 million loss

Perhaps its time to go and seriously seek new investors
Clearly we need more financial muscle to weather the storm of the tv monies going
by Woodleyclaret
Sat Apr 04, 2020 7:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets in the black
Replies: 116
Views: 5001

Re: Clarets in the black

With all the revenue from tv about to be slashed and the fact that many teams have borrowed on expectations of this money,doesnt that increase our value as a very well run club
If so does this not increase our chances of a takeover by wealthy investors more likely?
by Woodleyclaret
Sat Apr 04, 2020 7:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tony Blair.
Replies: 38
Views: 1625

Re: Tony Blair.

War crimes?His missus has as much to answer for creaming in thousands defending terrorist suspects and preventing their deportation
by Woodleyclaret
Thu Apr 02, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets duds of the last two decades
Replies: 28
Views: 1310

Re: Clarets duds of the last two decades

Ade's goal v Chelsea in the cup was worth his wages regardless of other games.
Its a bit harsh to include him in a dud list
Keith Tracey on the other hand was a standout flop imo
by Woodleyclaret
Thu Apr 02, 2020 12:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley 4-3 Millwall
Replies: 24
Views: 1709

Re: Burnley 4-3 Millwall

I was on that day and as we crossed over by the then Wellington a Millwall fan wearing white jeans with Millwall down the legs was thrown out through the window
He had decided to invade a Home pub
A great game with tremendous atmosphere.
by Woodleyclaret
Wed Apr 01, 2020 9:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ordering Garden Plants
Replies: 5
Views: 640

Re: Ordering Garden Plants

Thompson and Morgan has a very good mail order line
by Woodleyclaret
Wed Apr 01, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Adamson Out – that’s the cry from Burnley fans
Replies: 28
Views: 925

Re: ARTICLE: Adamson Out – that’s the cry from Burnley fans

I was always pro Adamson but definately later on a very much Teasdale out fan
Teasdales reluctance to welcome new board members and their funds caused us seasons of darkness only lit up by Barry Kilbys tenure
by Woodleyclaret
Tue Mar 31, 2020 5:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A Burnley FC story - contribute six words at a time...
Replies: 91
Views: 1269

Re: A Burnley FC story - contribute six words at a time...

But Joey came with Fleetwood fish
by Woodleyclaret
Mon Mar 30, 2020 9:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick/Brady
Replies: 53
Views: 3090

Re: Hendrick/Brady

I give Robbie a free hes s busted flush who now seems afraid to take on opponents and shirks tackles
Jeff I would keep but maybe he fancies a move to the Scottish league and one more payday
by Woodleyclaret
Mon Mar 30, 2020 9:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jack Grealish
Replies: 53
Views: 3783

Re: Jack Grealish

Should get the maximum sentence for this act of total lunacy
But as a. Villa icon he will get a slapped wrist and no driving ban
by Woodleyclaret
Mon Mar 30, 2020 9:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jamie Oliver
Replies: 37
Views: 1485

Re: Jamie Oliver

Lots of small suppliers went under when his Jamie restaurants went bust.
He could have paid them out but refused to saying the suppliers were owed by his now defunct businesses
As a Food teacher I have to agree making meals from Jamies 15 min or 30 min cook books is impossible
by Woodleyclaret
Sun Mar 29, 2020 12:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What Song Best Fits Life today?
Replies: 66
Views: 1425

Re: What Song Best Fits Life today?

Road to knowhere Chris Rhea
by Woodleyclaret
Sat Mar 28, 2020 2:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Score prediction v Palace...
Replies: 20
Views: 457

Re: Score prediction v Palace...

Get off at Selhurst and walk 10mins
by Woodleyclaret
Sat Mar 28, 2020 12:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris or Corbyn for our crisis
Replies: 136
Views: 2737

Re: Boris or Corbyn for our crisis

Whose Corbyn I thought he resigned long ago?
by Woodleyclaret
Sat Mar 28, 2020 6:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: End of season place position bonus
Replies: 7
Views: 812

Re: End of season place position bonus

Fao Nighty this is a great suggestion but I cant see the top clubs sharing their largess anytime soon
I can see a lot of lower league clubs going bust
Before the Covid 19 outbreak some were barely surviving and very rocky financially
by Woodleyclaret
Fri Mar 27, 2020 9:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Colin Blant
Replies: 40
Views: 2072

Re: Colin Blant

I saw him play many times and he was always 100% trier
A rugged player in a rugged era for football
by Woodleyclaret
Thu Mar 26, 2020 6:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today’s blast from the not too-distant Burnley past is...
Replies: 5
Views: 465

Re: Today’s blast from the not too-distant Burnley past is...

His goal away at Blackpool more or less clinched promotion.His first minute goal away at Barnsley also was memorable.
That season we were on a roll playing excellent football and it was only when were going up not if
by Woodleyclaret
Thu Mar 26, 2020 1:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Plymouth 1994 play-off semi first leg
Replies: 55
Views: 2265

Re: Burnley v Plymouth 1994 play-off semi first leg

2nd leg a fantastic day 12 midday train from Reading with the London supporters .Pasty and cider in the Mayflower then going hoarse singing my lungs out as Johnny Francis rampaged around Holme Park Not able to go to the station till our midnight train due to potential violence by locals we went for ...
by Woodleyclaret
Wed Mar 25, 2020 5:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fuel ... price disparities
Replies: 27
Views: 1203

Re: Fuel ... price disparities

Its always cheap around Burnley
Asda is our best bet in Reading at 1.21 for petrol
The real ripoff is on the motorway services
by Woodleyclaret
Wed Mar 25, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football agents......
Replies: 8
Views: 373

Re: Football agents......

Ive always said that these parasites should be banned
They unsettle players and drive prices up
The problem is the PFA who would have been ideal to run transfers have leadership of dubious competency in Taylor
I wouldnt trust him to run a bus queque.
by Woodleyclaret
Mon Mar 23, 2020 5:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our best signing ever ?
Replies: 48
Views: 1634

Re: Our best signing ever ?

Billy Mercer turned average keepers into England internationals
by Woodleyclaret
Sun Mar 22, 2020 6:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Diego Maradona
Replies: 52
Views: 1617

Re: Diego Maradona

Best player ever?As an older fan I was privileged to see who imo was the best footballer I have seen , George Best.
Maradona had takent but like George a seriously flawed personal life
by Woodleyclaret
Fri Mar 20, 2020 5:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ST Renewals - General Concensus?
Replies: 97
Views: 3469

Re: ST Renewals - General Concensus?

It cant last foreever and with aurorenew it just carries on
My school has shut till futher notice but my contract finishes in April.
My worry is the students taking GCSE and A level this Summer.There is still no real word about how these grades will be awarded
by Woodleyclaret
Fri Mar 20, 2020 1:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cardiff 0 Burnley 2 1992
Replies: 32
Views: 1572

Re: Cardiff 0 Burnley 2 1992

A great day out wirh a tremendous atmosphere and lots of exercise for the dogs and horse deployed to disperse the home fans.
by Woodleyclaret
Fri Mar 20, 2020 1:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Out of contract players
Replies: 18
Views: 1186

Re: Out of contract players

Perhaps Jeff can be persuaded to stay rather than waste his talents in the wasteland that's Scottish Football
by Woodleyclaret
Thu Mar 19, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football suspended until 30th April at least
Replies: 18
Views: 904

Re: Football suspended until 30th April at least

Boris is talking bxxxcks
He had no idea if covid 19 will last 12 weeks ,he is clutching at straws
by Woodleyclaret
Sun Mar 15, 2020 8:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Panic stations
Replies: 13
Views: 1549

Re: Panic stations

Whats savings?
by Woodleyclaret
Sun Mar 15, 2020 4:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Paying back Sky
Replies: 18
Views: 2182

Re: Paying back Sky

Fao Claret Tony this may be so but
I find it very hard to believe we get more money off tv than Leeds They are on more then Corrie
by Woodleyclaret
Sun Mar 15, 2020 7:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Paying back Sky
Replies: 18
Views: 2182

Paying back Sky

It has been mooted as a possibility that clubs will maybe have to refund Sky
This is to be based on apoearances on Sky
This is bad news for the media darling teams including Dirty Leeds but good news for us who are hardly on
by Woodleyclaret
Sat Mar 14, 2020 12:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Premier League gone surely...
Replies: 217
Views: 8385

Re: Premier League gone surely...

I think its a good idea for fans to tell the club to keep any refunds and donate to the Food bank charity
by Woodleyclaret
Fri Mar 13, 2020 8:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cornish Pasty
Replies: 73
Views: 1711

Re: Cornish Pasty

Last time we played Argyle away there was a lor of local hot pasty vans selling tasty pasties near the ground
Happy memories of playing Argyle not least our playoff semi win there
by Woodleyclaret
Fri Mar 13, 2020 8:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: From Bad To Worse
Replies: 14
Views: 1152

Re: From Bad To Worse

Could be a lot worse we could have Ant snd Dec or Eastenders
by Woodleyclaret
Thu Mar 12, 2020 5:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Athletico Madrid copied our style
Replies: 19
Views: 1002

Athletico Madrid copied our style

Klopp was winging that it didnt feel right Athletico executed the perfect anti-football Burnley style away win Defend deep in numbers and hit on the counter We all know it works.Maybe Sean will get credit for being a tactical genius now but I doubt it. The Spanish press will be praising Simiones gam...
by Woodleyclaret
Wed Mar 11, 2020 3:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drinkwater headbutts teammate
Replies: 116
Views: 6995

Re: Drinkwater headbutts teammate

If Sean couldn't straighten him out ,Danny really has got serious issues.
Danny needs to consider counseling with someone. who has the experience at dealing with footballers
His career is over unless he gets a grip of his life quickly
by Woodleyclaret
Tue Mar 10, 2020 3:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Eze, QPR
Replies: 14
Views: 2574

Re: Eze, QPR

We should have done a deal for him with Naaki going to QPR
by Woodleyclaret
Tue Mar 10, 2020 5:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Burnley to get caught up in West Ham protests again
Replies: 16
Views: 1561

Re: ARTICLE: Burnley to get caught up in West Ham protests again

Villa are going down with Norwich and anyone from WHU Bournemouth.Brighton Watford and Saints
by Woodleyclaret
Mon Mar 09, 2020 10:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Theatre Loving Clarets
Replies: 30
Views: 1177

Re: Theatre Loving Clarets

Just back from watching Bang Bang at Windsor Theatre a John Cleese comedy farce.Second farce this week the first one on Saturday with Jon Moss's attempt at pretending to be a referee
by Woodleyclaret
Sun Mar 08, 2020 7:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Have Tottenham become the new Arsenal
Replies: 7
Views: 667

Re: Have Tottenham become the new Arsenal

Fao Capt John why did you park so far away ?
by Woodleyclaret
Sun Mar 08, 2020 4:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Have Tottenham become the new Arsenal
Replies: 7
Views: 667

Have Tottenham become the new Arsenal

Same old Tottenham always cheating
Some mega diving and playacting yesterday to con Moss soft
Jurgen Klisman would have appreciated the rolling around at the slightest challenge
by Woodleyclaret
Sun Mar 08, 2020 3:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ben Mee
Replies: 144
Views: 4742

Re: Ben Mee

Jay Rod lost the ball going forward onbtge centre circle and when it broke non of the cm attempted to win the ball as it was played forward Charlie had pushed up and was out position and Ben had to do his best under duress to win the ball cleanly It was a pen but again our lack of steel in midfield ...
by Woodleyclaret
Sun Mar 08, 2020 6:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tanguy Ndombele
Replies: 17
Views: 2004

Re: Tanguy Ndombele

Spurs have a long history of buying flops.They bought an Argentina wonder boy in the 80s who cost £200,000 a minute of actual game time before he was ditched
They make our odd errors Duke Sordell and Drinky look like loose change compared to the millions they've wasted
by Woodleyclaret
Sat Mar 07, 2020 9:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wood Poleaxed
Replies: 67
Views: 4688

Re: Wood Poleaxed

Delia was bending Moss's ear all game then gave hin a gentle reminder about the way it should be reffed
Delia even patted Moss at the final whistle
Obviously congratulating for a job well done
This was the mosr appalling example of bias I have seen in a long while
by Woodleyclaret
Sat Mar 07, 2020 11:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Eric Dier
Replies: 84
Views: 4714

Re: Eric Dier

Why is he not banned already?
by Woodleyclaret
Sat Mar 07, 2020 8:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Spring has sprung
Replies: 47
Views: 1770

Re: Spring has sprung

I lived in Sutherland once and missed the day it was sunny as I overslept
by Woodleyclaret
Fri Mar 06, 2020 8:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The New Hollies a great place to eat
Replies: 4
Views: 674

The New Hollies a great place to eat

For all Southern based Clarets the new Hollies on the A5 j12 on the M6 direction Brownhills is great 24 7 transport truck stoo
Great food good prices and recently renovated a great half way stop for us and a great alternative to Mway services expensive rubbish
by Woodleyclaret
Fri Mar 06, 2020 4:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Premier League games 'likely' to be played behind closed doors amid Coronavirus fears
Replies: 23
Views: 1244

Re: Premier League games 'likely' to be played behind closed doors amid Coronavirus fears

As a teacher with 3 allotments I am all for closing schools ,at least I could keep ontop of the weeding
by Woodleyclaret
Fri Mar 06, 2020 4:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England going backwards?
Replies: 26
Views: 1468

Re: England going backwards?

Grealish is not good enough , spends too much time diving around and not a team player. Hudson Odoi ditto pace to burn but no ball control
Madison and Mount decent and worth a spot
Abraham never good enough poor first touch and little end product
by Woodleyclaret
Thu Mar 05, 2020 9:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dom Iofra
Replies: 6
Views: 934

Re: Dom Iofra

Gibson has left hes burned his bridges with us and will rejoin Boro in Div 1 to help the rebuilding job post Woodgate
by Woodleyclaret
Thu Mar 05, 2020 9:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stevie G on the verge of quitting as Rangers manager?
Replies: 28
Views: 2821

Re: Stevie G on the verge of quitting as Rangers manager?

He wont be the first decent player to screw up at management
by Woodleyclaret
Thu Mar 05, 2020 9:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Scousers
Replies: 103
Views: 2941

Re: Scousers

Fao Capt John
It was tongur in cheek as a die hard Wool I have little time for Scallies
Will you be at Anfield we should meet up for a drink?