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by JohnMac
Sat Dec 05, 2020 12:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Should Robbie Brady get a run of starts?
Replies: 63
Views: 3330

Re: Should Robbie Brady get a run of starts?

If he played more like he has started today he would be there every week.
by JohnMac
Fri Dec 04, 2020 5:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gambling sponsorship in sport
Replies: 19
Views: 460

Re: Gambling sponsorship in sport

Looking forward to Norma's Baps or Vic's Vapes on our shirts for a season.
by JohnMac
Fri Dec 04, 2020 5:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Quiz: Legendary bars and pubs of the world
Replies: 17
Views: 429

Re: Quiz: Legendary bars and pubs of the world

I got 4 guesses and 10 semi guesses respectively :lol:

I got the first 6 correct on Unesco!
by JohnMac
Fri Dec 04, 2020 5:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR - Your views
Replies: 63
Views: 675

Re: VAR - Your views

It had it's moments when it was a novelty, especially laughing when the opposition had a goal disallowed. Now it's become an untameable beast, used by a group that still lack consistency and HAS stopped the enjoyment of fans and players alike. It is a tool to micro analyse players body parts in rela...
by JohnMac
Fri Dec 04, 2020 9:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sir Ray Davies
Replies: 39
Views: 1395

Re: Sir Ray Davies

'For it's all gone quiet over there'... :lol:
by JohnMac
Thu Dec 03, 2020 11:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 4760
Views: 316840

Re: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover

claretonthecoast1882 wrote:
Thu Dec 03, 2020 8:47 am
Is this a hint ?

Ledley King
Marlon King
Andy King

First 3 signings after the takeover ?
I can't remember those 3 playing for Orient
by JohnMac
Thu Dec 03, 2020 10:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Dam Busters: A Daring Plan (Channel 5) 9PM
Replies: 15
Views: 747

Re: The Dam Busters: A Daring Plan (Channel 5) 9PM

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Taken from my garden in South Lincolnshire a few years ago.

It may look like a fantastic shot of the Lancaster crossing the full Moon but it was a quick opportunist shot in broad daylight. There was a tube on my lens for doing something entirely different.
by JohnMac
Mon Nov 30, 2020 1:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Payton place in the 86 world cup?
Replies: 14
Views: 1281

Re: Payton place in the 86 world cup?

The benefit of TV replays is great but in real time in 1986 it looked like he headed the ball past Shilton.
by JohnMac
Sun Nov 29, 2020 2:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tarkowski
Replies: 48
Views: 2797

Re: Tarkowski

He isn't interested in renewing his contract at Burnley, nothing more, nothing less. We had 11 players yesterday struggling to match the opposition in physicality, speed of thought and speed of movement. All 11 lost that battle yet none gave up on purpose. More a case of being outclassed than not in...
by JohnMac
Sat Nov 28, 2020 8:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Manchester City v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 63
Views: 3212

Re: Manchester City v Burnley - Player Ratings

BPF 4 Lowton 4 Mee 4 Tarks 4 Taylor 4 Jay 6 Westwood 4 Benson 6 McNeil 6 * Barnes 4 Wood 4 We know what Man City can do but it really was horrible to once again see our team reduced to quivering boys. The next 6 games look as tough as any we have faced to date and hitting the New Year struggling to ...
by JohnMac
Sat Nov 28, 2020 8:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Worst TV shows of all time
Replies: 114
Views: 3924

Re: Worst TV shows of all time

Manchester City v Burnley.

Any channel, any time, any season.

Just utterly horrible to watch 😩
by JohnMac
Fri Nov 27, 2020 5:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Team vs City
Replies: 6
Views: 533

Re: Team vs City

My selection would be:

BPF
Bardsley Tarkowski Mee Taylor
JBG Westwood Brownhill McNeil Pieters
Barnes

It's likely to be:
BPF
Lowton Tarkowski Mee Taylor
JBG Westwood Brownhill McNeil
Wood Rodriguez

I doubt it will worry Pep guessing until 2pm how to set his team up to counter our threat :lol:
by JohnMac
Fri Nov 27, 2020 9:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Advantage or not
Replies: 15
Views: 992

Re: Advantage or not

Arsenal will still declare 60,000 as the Official Attendance :lol:
by JohnMac
Thu Nov 26, 2020 5:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 4760
Views: 316840

Re: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover

There will hopefully be some catering benefits to having an ALK takeover
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by JohnMac
Thu Nov 26, 2020 4:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tinnitus
Replies: 35
Views: 1488

Re: Tinnitus

Permanent high pitched whistle for want of a better description. I have hearing aids and the app I use include a tinnitus relief package but it's only temporary. Had it for years and often don't notice it until someone asks if you have tinnitus :roll: :D
by JohnMac
Wed Nov 25, 2020 5:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Photos of Turf Moor- a thread
Replies: 77
Views: 4668

Re: Photos of Turf Moor- a thread

Transpennine wrote:
Wed Nov 25, 2020 11:28 am
Pretty sure it was / is TargClaret.
dales_claret?
by JohnMac
Wed Nov 25, 2020 4:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Photos of Turf Moor- a thread
Replies: 77
Views: 4668

Re: Photos of Turf Moor- a thread

kickerconspiracy wrote:
Mon Oct 26, 2020 11:46 pm
Image
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I love the seamless transition on these two, 'Just through the turnstiles and keep going for about 15 minutes' :lol:
by JohnMac
Wed Nov 25, 2020 6:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fixed penalty notice for littering
Replies: 130
Views: 5113

Re: Fixed penalty notice for littering

ClaretAndJew wrote:
Wed Oct 23, 2019 4:22 pm
There's people on the Greenway walking path in Padiham that wander around with binoculars trying to spot people not picking up their dog ****.
I have walked the Greenway regularly for 4 years and never once seen anyone with binoculars. I would notice as I am a birdwatching enthusiast.
:roll:
by JohnMac
Mon Nov 23, 2020 9:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Footballers aging badly
Replies: 19
Views: 1783

Re: Footballers aging badly

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That Italian lad Giuseppe Bergomi obviously did well playing International football at 18 :lol:
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But his biggest moment must be with Harry Enfield
by JohnMac
Mon Nov 23, 2020 9:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Footballers aging badly
Replies: 19
Views: 1783

Re: Footballers aging badly

Calling Ralph an 80's footballer is a bit harsh really
by JohnMac
Mon Nov 23, 2020 8:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Eddie Howe
Replies: 87
Views: 4965

Re: Eddie Howe

One of the few occasions a Manager has moved to another Club and both Clubs reaped the rewards over nearly 8 years
by JohnMac
Mon Nov 23, 2020 8:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Crystal Palace - Player Ratings
Replies: 65
Views: 3196

Re: Burnley v Crystal Palace - Player Ratings

Pope 8
Lowton 7
Tarks 8
Mee 8
Taylor 7
JBG 6
Westwood 7
Brownhill 6
McNeil 6
Wood 8
Jay 8 MOM

A good TEAM performance against a side we always have a battle with as they have so many quick direct players.
by JohnMac
Mon Nov 23, 2020 8:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ben Mee = 4 points
Replies: 48
Views: 2537

Re: Ben Mee = 4 points

The flying headed clearance epitomised what Ben brings to the team!
by JohnMac
Sun Nov 22, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What are you looking forward to in 2021
Replies: 44
Views: 802

Re: What are you looking forward to in 2021

Regarding football, renewing my Premier League Season Card.

Having all my family and friends safe and well is a priority over anything else though.
by JohnMac
Sat Nov 21, 2020 7:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fully Electric Cars
Replies: 121
Views: 5922

Re: Fully Electric Cars

Bloody weird things. Hardly any noise at all. Very disconcerting when 8 pints in You don't even need a drink to be nearly flattened by one of those monstrosities, nearly got wasted at St Peters' Centre on my way to Cardiac Rehab! At least a Batsman knew Michael Holding was running in, these things ...
by JohnMac
Sat Nov 21, 2020 6:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Predictions vs Palace
Replies: 24
Views: 886

Re: Predictions vs Palace

1-3
Townsend will cut in from the right and run across the whole box to lash one in at some point
by JohnMac
Sat Nov 21, 2020 1:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bands beginning with 'B'
Replies: 120
Views: 1900

Re: Bands beginning with 'B'

Bonzo Dog Doodah Band - Urban Spaceman
by JohnMac
Sat Nov 21, 2020 1:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bands beginning with 'B'
Replies: 120
Views: 1900

Re: Bands beginning with 'B'

Blue Mink - Melting Pot
by JohnMac
Thu Nov 19, 2020 4:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Classified Results
Replies: 17
Views: 1306

Re: Classified Results

The tears are rolling :lol:
by JohnMac
Thu Nov 19, 2020 3:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Discovery+ Channel
Replies: 4
Views: 471

Re: New Discovery+ Channel

Thanks CD
by JohnMac
Wed Nov 18, 2020 10:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 4760
Views: 316840

Re: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover

TVC15 wrote:
Wed Nov 18, 2020 9:43 pm
Tell you what I do know - you are coming across as a pretty obnoxious pr-ick.
Hardly any wonder you are backing Farnell....or maybe you are.....
MARLONS PANTS :shock:
by JohnMac
Wed Nov 18, 2020 7:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Add a word to ruin a movie
Replies: 182
Views: 3444

Re: Add a word to ruin a movie

Scott of the Arctic
The Lavender Glade Mob
When Harriet Met Sally
Lone Survivors
The Outlaw, Harry Wales.
by JohnMac
Wed Nov 18, 2020 7:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Injuries update updated
Replies: 22
Views: 1973

Re: Injuries update

JBG not in the Iceland squad tonight, he isn't injured is he? :?
by JohnMac
Wed Nov 18, 2020 3:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Last page turner you read?
Replies: 82
Views: 3200

Re: Last page turner you read?

Got into Murder Mystery fiction during the past year. JR Ellis - Yorkshire Murders fairly local to us. Joy Ellis - Lincolnshire Fens Murders JM Dalglish - more Yorkshire stuff LJ Ross - Newcastle/Northumberland Mostly have more than one on the go at the same time on my Kindle, a novel and a biograph...
by JohnMac
Wed Nov 18, 2020 7:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Electric Cars
Replies: 131
Views: 3108

Re: Electric Cars

It is...
by JohnMac
Tue Nov 17, 2020 7:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rashford
Replies: 50
Views: 1988

Re: Rashford

I suppose he could have spent all his money on essential things like "Senturion key…opens your key, starts your car, does all that stuff, bro. Big tings. "Jokes aside, man’s feeling himself with his ting. I don’t even need the keys no more baby, this ting’s mad." (Daniel Sturridge paid £34,000 for d...
by JohnMac
Tue Nov 17, 2020 7:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley lad success
Replies: 26
Views: 2738

Re: Burnley lad success

Just looked on their website, no wonder he has made a fortune if people are willing to pay those prices :shock: Good on them for making it a success.
by JohnMac
Tue Nov 17, 2020 6:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Gibson interview
Replies: 56
Views: 3897

Re: New Gibson interview

I'm sure we are all aware Ben Mee was stalling on a contract at the time and maybe the Club were planning on him leaving. We will probably never know.
by JohnMac
Tue Nov 17, 2020 6:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your Autumn Photos
Replies: 146
Views: 6140

Re: Your Autumn Photos

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A typical Padiham sunset :D
by JohnMac
Mon Nov 16, 2020 6:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Netflix / Prime recommendations
Replies: 132
Views: 7222

Re: Netflix / Prime recommendations

Another here for Queens Gambit.

Simply brilliant!
by JohnMac
Sun Nov 15, 2020 6:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Long and Brady
Replies: 28
Views: 2952

Re: Long and Brady

Plays better when he is in a natural position
by JohnMac
Sun Nov 15, 2020 2:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your Autumn Photos
Replies: 146
Views: 6140

Re: Your Autumn Photos

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by JohnMac
Sun Nov 15, 2020 4:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Strictly
Replies: 100
Views: 3295

Re: Strictly

Match
Great
Good
The

More examples of abbreviated TV programmes..
by JohnMac
Thu Nov 12, 2020 3:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 24 Hours in Custody.
Replies: 48
Views: 3127

Re: 24 Hours in Custody.

Cheers for the heads up, watched it this morning. Very good.
by JohnMac
Wed Nov 11, 2020 6:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tarkowski interview
Replies: 225
Views: 7904

Re: Tarkowski interview

Firthy wrote:
Wed Nov 11, 2020 6:01 pm
You can't expect world class players to stay and play in a relegation fight when the club appears to lack ambition.
I understand your point but we don't have anyone in that Category :lol:
by JohnMac
Wed Nov 11, 2020 4:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Last Man Standing is launched
Replies: 242
Views: 5111

Re: Last Man Standing is launched

I'm in, cheers for another interesting game.
by JohnMac
Wed Nov 11, 2020 4:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tarkowski interview
Replies: 225
Views: 7904

Re: Tarkowski interview

Must be difficult for someone who works hard on the pitch and gives his all for the Club to know there are players out there like Carroll, Drinkwater, Wilshere who do little to nothing and get paid possibly twice as much because of where they are/were employed. Football finance at this level is beyo...