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by Herts Clarets
Sun Nov 29, 2020 9:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Classic albums revisited
Replies: 49
Views: 906

Re: Classic albums revisited

Script for a jesters tear
Fugazi
Real to reel
Misplaced Childhood
Clutching at straws
The thieving magpie
Each one a masterpiece from the master lyricist Fish
by Herts Clarets
Sun Nov 29, 2020 8:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bahrain Grand Prix
Replies: 110
Views: 1326

Re: Bahrain Grand Prix

Not head on, about 45 degree angle, also you ignore my reference to the Armco absorbing a lot of the energy (as designed). A7CCF796-6799-43FA-87BF-D97C629768A0.jpeg When I’m not working from home I walk past this place every day on the way into the office, I work in there too on occasion. https://w...
by Herts Clarets
Sun Nov 29, 2020 6:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stockport County
Replies: 34
Views: 1622

Re: Stockport County

The trouble in 1988 was mainly with the police, not their fans. Got pretty nasty on the open end behind the goal, Chelsea supporting mate of mine had his head split open by a wayward truncheon and there were a fair few coppers took a kicking that night. Mate of mine's brother in law did 4 months ins...
by Herts Clarets
Sun Nov 29, 2020 6:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How many have played at Turf Moor?
Replies: 26
Views: 1089

Re: How many have played at Turf Moor?

I have once. Saved a second half penalty in front of the CF stand.
by Herts Clarets
Sun Nov 29, 2020 10:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Potential affordable targets in January
Replies: 46
Views: 1597

Re: Potential affordable targets in January

I wouldn't be surprised if we were in the market for a centre half and Tarkowski moved on in January.
by Herts Clarets
Sat Nov 28, 2020 8:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Peacock-Farrell set for league debut
Replies: 79
Views: 4225

Re: ARTICLE: Peacock-Farrell set for league debut

Down_Rover wrote:
Sat Nov 28, 2020 4:54 pm
Who was the keeper who let in 7 on his Burnley debut v QPR
The late Billy O'-Rourke
by Herts Clarets
Thu Nov 26, 2020 12:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: No surprise
Replies: 20
Views: 1268

Re: No surprise

Quickenthetempo wrote:
Thu Nov 26, 2020 12:23 pm
Our own councillors asked for us to go in tier 3.
That would have been based on the level of funding they receive from Central Government dependent on which tier they are in.
by Herts Clarets
Thu Nov 26, 2020 12:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 1962 Cup Final Preparation
Replies: 21
Views: 807

Re: 1962 Cup Final Preparation

ClaretTony wrote:
Thu Nov 26, 2020 12:11 pm
Not sure who the second one (hidden is) but otherwise Adamson, Towers, McIlroy, Pointer, Joyce, Harris, Cummings, Miller, Blacklaw.
Connelly between Cummings and Miller?
by Herts Clarets
Thu Nov 26, 2020 12:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 1962 Cup Final Preparation
Replies: 21
Views: 807

Re: 1962 Cup Final Preparation

Can we name all the players on this pic? A few I am struggling with that i am sure some of our more experienced posters who were alive in this era can help with:

Adamson, Elder(?), (?), McIlroy, Pointer, Angus(?), Harris, Cummings, Connelly(?), Miller, Blacklaw
by Herts Clarets
Wed Nov 25, 2020 12:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bielsa
Replies: 46
Views: 2936

Re: Bielsa

I like the guy, but he hasn't done anything to warrant this. It was a lot easier for him to get Leeds up, than SD get us up......So it begs the question. SD won the league, top scorers, fewest defeats and a run of 23 23 undefeated and he couldn't even win Manager of the Year. Instead it went to the...
by Herts Clarets
Wed Nov 25, 2020 10:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bands beginning with 'B'
Replies: 120
Views: 1869

Re: Bands beginning with 'B'

Big Bam Boo - Shooting from my heart

A band that i saw support Voice of the Beehive a couple of times late 80s.

https://youtu.be/OipAA4Gg9p0
by Herts Clarets
Wed Nov 25, 2020 9:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Last Man Standing is launched
Replies: 199
Views: 4349

Re: Last Man Standing is launched

All the emails should have gone out now - please quote this post if you haven't received it. I'm going to confirm that I've gone for Leicester this week. Given that I have the advantage of seeing all the entries, I think it is only right that I post my selection publicly ahead of most of them comin...
by Herts Clarets
Tue Nov 24, 2020 1:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JBG and Brady
Replies: 64
Views: 3974

Re: JBG and Brady

I also agree that there is little sympathy (almost blame) shown to Brady and JBG yet sympathy is shown to the likes of Danny Ings. Interesting since start of 2015-2016 season stats show JBG 140 apps (100 PL), Brady 126 (103PL) and Ings 81 apps (81 PL). The last 3 full seasons: Brady 48 PL out of 11...
by Herts Clarets
Tue Nov 24, 2020 10:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Eze
Replies: 49
Views: 2495

Re: Eze

Played out wide, usually an attacking CM, can see why he had such an impressive season in the championship, 16 goals and 8 assists from 42 games I think. Will certainly develop, and be more of a threat when centrally. He would never have been on this summers shopping list, but his talent was notica...
by Herts Clarets
Tue Nov 24, 2020 10:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JBG and Brady
Replies: 64
Views: 3974

Re: JBG and Brady

The injured twins struggle to be available for half a game each before their latest injury, never mind half a season. I know i will get the usual "they don't choose to be injured" stuff, same as we had when Defour spent most of his time with us sat in the stands, but it does seem to be certain play...
by Herts Clarets
Mon Nov 23, 2020 7:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Crystal Palace - Player Ratings
Replies: 65
Views: 3180

Re: Burnley v Crystal Palace - Player Ratings

Pope 8
Lowton 6
Tarkowski 7
Mee 8
Taylor 7
JBG 6
Westwood 7
Brownhill 7
Mcneil 7
Wood 8
Rodriguez 9

Subs
Brady really?
by Herts Clarets
Mon Nov 23, 2020 7:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Subs
Replies: 54
Views: 1880

Re: Subs

cricketfieldclarets wrote:
Mon Nov 23, 2020 7:25 pm

Jbg on the other hand was excellent.
Apart from failing to hit the target when totally unmarked 15 yards out. Could have put the game to bed instead of facing half an hour of almost constant pressure.
by Herts Clarets
Mon Nov 23, 2020 12:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A high tempo and aggressive performance...
Replies: 19
Views: 1092

Re: A high tempo and aggressive performance...

What a joyful and uplifting thread this is. A real delight to read. It’s been great watching our JCB smash up Bugatti’s and Ferraris for the last few years. Anyway, I digress, JBG, Taylor, Brady all likely to be missing as is Stephens. Team probably just about picks itself, either Jay wide right or...
by Herts Clarets
Mon Nov 23, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Zaha might be out tonight...
Replies: 41
Views: 3324

Re: Zaha might be out tonight...

Jakubclaret wrote:
Mon Nov 23, 2020 11:15 am
you are losing some attacking impetus yourself,
I am not sure we could actually have any less attacking impetus at present.....
by Herts Clarets
Fri Nov 20, 2020 2:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Electric Cars
Replies: 131
Views: 3100

Re: Electric Cars

joey13 wrote:
Fri Nov 20, 2020 1:37 pm
No EV car on the market has a range of 300 miles
Tesla Model S Long Range has a reported 379 mile range. 2 other Tesla models have a range of over 300 miles.
by Herts Clarets
Fri Nov 20, 2020 2:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JBG and Brady
Replies: 64
Views: 3974

Re: JBG and Brady

jojomk1 wrote:
Fri Nov 20, 2020 2:08 pm


How many people would want Lennon back now
I'd take John Lennon right now, though i am not sure he was a right winger
by Herts Clarets
Fri Nov 20, 2020 1:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Dave Thomas book due in April 2021
Replies: 28
Views: 1430

Re: New Dave Thomas book due in April 2021

So Paul moved to Burnley as a 16 year old, which puts it around 1991, given he was born in 1975. In 1991, I had just started seeing a girl from Burnley that went on to become my first wife and i don't recall any problems in the town back then that could be described as 'riots'. Which riots is Dave T...
by Herts Clarets
Fri Nov 20, 2020 12:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Venkys
Replies: 36
Views: 2518

Re: Venkys

They are extremely wealthy, the money they spend keeping the club going is like you or I chucking a tenner a year in a charity box. A former colleague of mine did some work for the family, and travelled to their home in India. The “garage” was an enormous aircraft hangar that held around 100 high-e...
by Herts Clarets
Fri Nov 20, 2020 10:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JBG and Brady
Replies: 64
Views: 3974

Re: JBG and Brady

I’m a fan of both when they’re fit, especially JBG but it’s just not often enough. It wouldn’t be so bad if they could organise between themselves to be injured half a season each so we had 1 player between the 2 of them all season! 🤣 The injured twins struggle to be available for half a game each ...
by Herts Clarets
Thu Nov 19, 2020 1:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Mail claims Sean Dyche profit shares in the sale of Academy graduates
Replies: 64
Views: 2937

Re: The Mail claims Sean Dyche profit shares in the sale of Academy graduates

As far as i am aware, SD was the driving force behind the development of Gawthorpe and its facilities, to bring them up to standard. This has led to us recently being awarded Cat 1 status for the academy, which in turn will allow the club to attract a better standard of young player with greater pot...
by Herts Clarets
Thu Nov 19, 2020 10:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: CALENDAR | Clive Lawrence & John Deary On Gary Parky Trust
Replies: 4
Views: 310

Re: CALENDAR | Clive Lawrence & John Deary On Gary Parky Trust

I have ordered one that should be delivered today. There was a really good chat on Twitter on Friday night with Clive, Roger Eli, John Deary and John Francis. I think Clive has nearly sold out of these, which is great news. All proceeds to the most deserving of causes, supporting our Wembley winner ...
by Herts Clarets
Thu Nov 19, 2020 9:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 37
Views: 4675

Re: Danny Drinkwater

Was that the 1-3 game in Feb 2011? If so it was the game where my neighbour opened the scoring for us with an own goal. It was a bit of a rocket, man....
by Herts Clarets
Wed Nov 18, 2020 1:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Electric Cars
Replies: 131
Views: 3100

Re: Electric Cars

‘All’ Its a bit infrastructure and it may be different in different countries. It could take away your ability to just get in a car and go where you want. There isn't a hope in hell of any joined up thinking with infrastructure. When i worked in the EV charging industry, there was no common plug ty...
by Herts Clarets
Wed Nov 18, 2020 12:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Electric Cars
Replies: 131
Views: 3100

Re: Electric Cars

IanMcL wrote:
Wed Nov 18, 2020 12:35 pm
That means will be difficult. Tesla and associated apps, know everything about my car, constantly. A sudden change would flag up.
I suspect there would be a big difference between Tesla technology and something introduced by government.
by Herts Clarets
Wed Nov 18, 2020 10:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jordan North in Welsh jungle
Replies: 285
Views: 18441

Re: Jordan North in Welsh jungle

Top Banter here from Lincoln City... https://mobile.twitter.com/LincolnCity_FC/status/1328455836549730304?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1328455836549730304%7Ctwgr%5E&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.bbc.co.uk%2Fsport%2Ffootball%2F54973688 Too which the reply showed the crowd on the ...
by Herts Clarets
Wed Nov 18, 2020 9:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Electric Cars
Replies: 131
Views: 3100

Re: Electric Cars

Most certainly. There will be compulsory GPS Tracking on every vehicle and we'll pay per mile. The issue with things like this it what ever hi tech devices and systems they fit to cars, there will be a more intelligent person who has a device/program that will evade or by pass some or all of it. Th...
by Herts Clarets
Wed Nov 18, 2020 5:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Electric Cars
Replies: 131
Views: 3100

Re: Electric Cars

I think the wording is cars wholly powered by petrol or diesel. Hybrids will still be allowed.
by Herts Clarets
Mon Nov 16, 2020 10:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jordan North in Welsh jungle
Replies: 285
Views: 18441

Re: Jordan North in Welsh jungle

A penny has just dropped I think. Is his father called Graham?
by Herts Clarets
Mon Nov 16, 2020 12:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Great canal journeys...
Replies: 53
Views: 1922

Re: Great canal journeys...

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When we did the Warwickshire ring, we had to ascend this beauty. 21 locks on the Hatton flight. It was a welcome relief to reach the top and then find an ice cream shop.
by Herts Clarets
Mon Nov 16, 2020 12:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: adeola friday
Replies: 24367
Views: 1092391

Re: adeola friday

Hayward
by Herts Clarets
Sun Nov 15, 2020 9:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Great canal journeys...
Replies: 53
Views: 1922

Re: Great canal journeys...

We did a week on the Warwickshire ring (fnarr) 3 years ago. As we exited a lock, Timothy West and Prunalla Scales were the next boat in, going in the opposite direction. I believe she is suffering from dementia.
by Herts Clarets
Sun Nov 15, 2020 8:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Belgium vs England
Replies: 184
Views: 6108

Re: Belgium vs England

Another dive for the cameras from Pickford....
by Herts Clarets
Sun Nov 15, 2020 3:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RIP Ray Clemence
Replies: 40
Views: 1836

Re: RIP Ray Clemence

Sad news. Great keeper in a brilliant Liverpool side. Didn't he concede only 16 goals in one season? I met Ray along with a couple of others in St Albans prior to the 2002 World Cup and had my photo taken holding the trophy, of course wearing my Burnley shirt. I had a brief chat and reminded him of ...
by Herts Clarets
Fri Nov 13, 2020 1:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: House Sale
Replies: 60
Views: 3189

Re: House Sale

Depends on location. There is an estate of new build houses that are at the rear of my house. They have been beset by any number of build quality issues, many parts of the estate were left with unfinished roads and pavements, a play area was never built and an area that was reserved for a store sta...
by Herts Clarets
Fri Nov 13, 2020 12:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Yorkshire Ripper
Replies: 98
Views: 3414

Re: The Yorkshire Ripper

His name is Richard McCann, Frank. Just watched a short interview with him on the BBC news site and he comes across very well. He makes some very valid points and ends with a request to West Yorks Police to issue an apology to surviving family members. Some victims were described as "innocent" such...
by Herts Clarets
Fri Nov 13, 2020 10:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Yorkshire Ripper
Replies: 98
Views: 3414

Re: The Yorkshire Ripper

Yes, I remember watching a documentary on this which included everything the police failed to do. It was inexcusable. They went off the wearside Jack phonecall & letter with what appears to be just that - there didn't appear to be anything else that suggested the suspect could be from Newcastle, ot...
by Herts Clarets
Fri Nov 13, 2020 10:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Yorkshire Ripper
Replies: 98
Views: 3414

Re: The Yorkshire Ripper

On Wednesday evening i was trawling the Sky channels and spotted Britain's Most Evil Killers with Fred Dineage. It was Peter Sutcliffe on this episode. They spoke with a junior detective from the case and he had written to his superior officer with a list of reasons why they should further investiga...
by Herts Clarets
Thu Nov 12, 2020 1:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 12 years since that night at the bridge
Replies: 39
Views: 1863

Re: 11 years since that night at the bridge

There was a video on You Tube filmed from the Chelsea end titled something like Chelsea outsing the Burnley fans. YOucould hear the liquidator through the PA and the Chelsea fans singing along. And from the opposite end of the ground, over all this noise, No Nay Never rings out loud and clear.
by Herts Clarets
Thu Nov 12, 2020 11:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 12 years since that night at the bridge
Replies: 39
Views: 1863

Re: 11 years since that night at the bridge

As i was walking up to the ground, i bumped into my mate Glen Britton (he of the Burnley Blues Chelsea flag seen on the Turf when we play them). Come to watch a proper team was his question. Come to watch Burnley maintain the 100% record v Chelsea when i have been watching. 1983 on the Turf when the...
by Herts Clarets
Wed Nov 11, 2020 10:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The most obvious fact of all time is finally revealed
Replies: 19
Views: 1930

Re: The most obvious fact of all time is finally revealed

Who would want to watch a performer in that ridiculous outfit, poncing around on a stage bereft of atmosphere







when you could watch the delightful young lady in a tutu :D
by Herts Clarets
Wed Nov 11, 2020 9:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: House Sale
Replies: 60
Views: 3189

Re: House Sale

. I’d describe my latest purchase as a “starter home”, and I can see myself upsizing in about 5 years so I didn’t want to commit myself to any big projects, more just get on the ladder. However, if it’s somewhere you’re looking at living in long term I can absolutely see your approach being worthwh...
by Herts Clarets
Wed Nov 11, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: House Sale
Replies: 60
Views: 3189

Re: House Sale

As a recent first time buyer I saw several properties that ticked most boxes but I was put off by the interior design. I get that it's all just a matter of personal taste and that's fine but some places had the walls painted either mad colours or covered in garish wallpaper, then you get into the k...
by Herts Clarets
Wed Nov 11, 2020 3:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Fulham 1980
Replies: 10
Views: 803

Re: Burnley v Fulham 1980

I was stood on the corner of the Bee Hole and Longside lobbing snowballs at Gerry Peyton. Well in the general direction, landed a long way short.
by Herts Clarets
Wed Nov 11, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tarkowski interview
Replies: 225
Views: 7882

Re: Tarks in the Telegraph - Why I am refusing to sign a new contract

I read this as Tarks alerting clubs to his wishes and for him, hopefully an offer coming in next January that the club cannot turn down.And at this stage in his career you cannot blame him. He is sounding cheesed off with the club, so I am guessing the "One Club" mentality is now permeating down fro...
by Herts Clarets
Wed Nov 11, 2020 9:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: US Masters
Replies: 70
Views: 2026

Re: US Masters

Anyone see Rahm's hole in one on his practice round on hole 16...incredible! I have seen it and it is an incredible shot. Question is, does he mean to skim it across the water like that or was it a scuffed shot and a massive fluke? I am thinking a top pro wouldn't mishit a shot so badly but also wo...