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by damo_whitehead
Tue Mar 24, 2020 9:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sports Direct staying open
Replies: 29
Views: 1693

Re: Sports Direct staying open

MACCA wrote:
Tue Mar 24, 2020 9:49 am
Not anymore...
https://assets.publishing.service.gov.u ... inalVF.pdf

Bottom of page 3
by damo_whitehead
Tue Mar 24, 2020 9:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sports Direct staying open
Replies: 29
Views: 1693

Re: Sports Direct staying open

Evans Cycles (Part of Sports Direct) will stay open as bike shops have been listed as an essential retail business
by damo_whitehead
Sun Mar 22, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11729
Views: 232577

Re: Covid-19

1. COMPULSORY testing for those who think they have had the virus. 2. If positive that they HAVE had the virus then issue them with a special medical certificate (electronic ID) enabling them more 'freedoms' than those who haven't contracted the virus. 3. Life gets back to normal far more quickly f...
by damo_whitehead
Fri Mar 20, 2020 9:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11729
Views: 232577

Re: Covid-19

Nearly all viruses which mutate actually become less dangerous as they get used to a host. This was spoken about in the science press conference held by the Government yesterday lunchtime
by damo_whitehead
Fri Mar 20, 2020 8:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: THE POUND
Replies: 42
Views: 2041

Re: THE POUND

The small business I work for (3 employees) purchases stock in US Dollars, so along with everything else, this is very bad news for our future
by damo_whitehead
Fri Mar 20, 2020 4:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11729
Views: 232577

Re: Covid-19

Northwick Park Hospital has declared a "critical incident", already at capacity for critical care. Well that came sooner than expected, scary
by damo_whitehead
Thu Mar 19, 2020 3:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11729
Views: 232577

Re: Covid-19

They are certainly very quick with the post mortems for cause of death these days I assume they have the test results back before they sadly die, knowing they had COVID-19. I assume that if anyone dies whilst having the infection the immediate cause of death would be COVID-19, which other countries...
by damo_whitehead
Thu Mar 19, 2020 3:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11729
Views: 232577

Re: Covid-19

Sky News reporting increase of 28 UK deaths bringing the total in the UK to 128. Nothing official though so not sure where they get their figures from.

If true, quite surprising as you would expect the number of deaths to at least be about the same each day
by damo_whitehead
Sat Mar 14, 2020 11:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Virtual Match of the Day
Replies: 11
Views: 768

Re: Virtual Match of the Day

jdrobbo wrote:
Sat Mar 14, 2020 8:56 pm
Goal of the season 1992/93

https://youtu.be/zhGvYcqJRKk
36p a minute off peak to vote in 1993! Crikey!!!
by damo_whitehead
Fri Mar 13, 2020 1:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Premier League gone surely...
Replies: 217
Views: 9611

Re: Why suspend sport ? Let fans decide

It is about doing the responsible thing. Rubbing shoulders with thousands of other people, some of which may fall into the vulnerable category is just irresponsible and selfish. Just because you will be fine, doesn't mean others will!
by damo_whitehead
Fri Mar 13, 2020 7:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11729
Views: 232577

Re: Coronavirus

thatdberight wrote:
Fri Mar 13, 2020 7:29 am
Well, seeing as the Prime Minister said so himself yesterday, that seems to be a safe bet. Still, well done for mentioning it.
Thank you, rare to get a nice comment on here :)
by damo_whitehead
Fri Mar 13, 2020 7:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11729
Views: 232577

Re: Coronavirus

I think we can all be certain that the government number of confirmed cases is nowhere near actual
by damo_whitehead
Thu Mar 12, 2020 10:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How would you cope
Replies: 39
Views: 1692

Re: How would you cope

As a complete introvert I've been prepared for this moment all my life
by damo_whitehead
Thu Mar 12, 2020 4:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: F1
Replies: 11
Views: 769

Re: F1

No surprise at all after McLaren pulled out
by damo_whitehead
Thu Mar 12, 2020 3:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: English football to be played behind closed doors
Replies: 175
Views: 6192

Re: English football to be played behind closed doors

Leisure wrote:
Thu Mar 12, 2020 3:46 pm
But they're not closing schools!!!
That is right, interesting she said they would be closed for an extended period of time (until the start of the new school year by the sounds of it) rather than just a week or 2
by damo_whitehead
Thu Mar 12, 2020 3:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: English football to be played behind closed doors
Replies: 175
Views: 6192

Re: English football to be played behind closed doors

Scotland advising to cancel all events which have over 500 people in attendance - this isn't to say the same will be in England
by damo_whitehead
Thu Mar 12, 2020 2:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: English football to be played behind closed doors
Replies: 175
Views: 6192

Re: English football to be played behind closed doors

Brendan Rodgers confirmed 3 players having tests after showing signs of coronavirus
by damo_whitehead
Thu Mar 12, 2020 8:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: English football to be played behind closed doors
Replies: 175
Views: 6192

Re: English football to be played behind closed doors

Well it worked last night in the Champions league at PSG. Played behind closed doors but thousands of fans surrounded the stadium so achieved nothing really. Supporters will just gather in different areas like outside the ground and in pubs. All it does is limit the clubs liability if anyone catche...
by damo_whitehead
Wed Mar 11, 2020 11:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lionesses v USA
Replies: 16
Views: 881

Re: Lionesses v USA

Think Phil could well be out of a job soon
by damo_whitehead
Wed Mar 11, 2020 10:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11729
Views: 232577

Re: Coronavirus

Gordaleman wrote:
Wed Mar 11, 2020 10:43 pm
You obviously didn't listen to the Health Minister's statement this evening.
You're right I didn't
by damo_whitehead
Wed Mar 11, 2020 10:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11729
Views: 232577

Re: Coronavirus

Boris Johnson expected to announce we've moved to "delay phase" tomorrow. Meaning potentially schools closed, sporting events & large gatherings cancelled as well as encouraging to work from home

Now fully expect football games to be cancelled from this weekend
by damo_whitehead
Wed Mar 11, 2020 10:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lionesses v USA
Replies: 16
Views: 881

Re: Lionesses v USA

Really have gone backwards since the world cup. And completely lost their clinical edge
by damo_whitehead
Mon Mar 09, 2020 2:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jeff Hendrick
Replies: 37
Views: 3446

Re: Jeff Hendrick

One of our most valuable players in my opinion, but get ready for some stick!
by damo_whitehead
Mon Mar 09, 2020 8:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Tottenham - Player Ratings
Replies: 60
Views: 3901

Re: Burnley v Tottenham - Player Ratings

Pope 8
Bardsley 7
Tarkowski 8
Mee 7
Taylor 7
Hendrick 7
Westwood 8
Cork 8
McNeil 8
Wood 8*
Rodriguez 6

Vydra 7
by damo_whitehead
Fri Mar 06, 2020 8:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Manchester City v Burnley - Ticket Information
Replies: 246
Views: 8091

Re: 2019/20: Manchester City v Burnley - Ticket Information

The relevance being you said you bought every ticket online but bought newcastle ticket on here,so ppssibly had an issue with the online system. Thought being a super fan you would have had enough points sorry Nowhere have I stated i am a super fan, far from it in my opinion. I understand you're up...
by damo_whitehead
Thu Mar 05, 2020 11:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England going backwards?
Replies: 26
Views: 1581

Re: England going backwards?

What people need to remember about the World Cup is that England only played two decent teams, Croatia and Begium and we contrived to lose to them three times. England are always over hyped by the media and as long as that remains the case, we won't improve. Absolutely right! Easiest run of games i...
by damo_whitehead
Thu Mar 05, 2020 11:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lionesses v USA
Replies: 16
Views: 881

Lionesses v USA

Late one this, BBC 2 now. It will be interesting to see if England Women have progressed since the world cup

Come on ladies!
by damo_whitehead
Thu Mar 05, 2020 11:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Manchester City v Burnley - Ticket Information
Replies: 246
Views: 8091

Re: 2019/20: Manchester City v Burnley - Ticket Information

Theres no issues with the online system it works perfectly fine, ive never seen anyone else on here highlight a problem with it either. How did you get your Newcastle ticket out of interest? I was unable to get one as they sold out at the 4000+ point mark, fortunately a few kind people thought of m...
by damo_whitehead
Wed Mar 04, 2020 6:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11729
Views: 232577

Re: Coronavirus

The new James Bond film "no time to die" has been put back to November, now I am annoyed!
by damo_whitehead
Wed Mar 04, 2020 6:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Manchester City v Burnley - Ticket Information
Replies: 246
Views: 8091

Re: 2019/20: Manchester City v Burnley - Ticket Information

Online ticket system is a joke always an issue so never use it. Just back off holiday to see that the tickets are sold out, was going to get one Saturday before the game. Didn't think it would be a problem with the week remaining to buy them. Well done BFC again What issues do you have? I buy every...
by damo_whitehead
Tue Mar 03, 2020 7:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Manchester City v Burnley - Ticket Information
Replies: 246
Views: 8091

Re: 2019/20: Manchester City v Burnley - Ticket Information

Two days is plenty? I genuinely didn’t even know they’d gone on general sale. My fault of course. But problem is there’s nothing clear with tickets these days. Had they even just said were have 1,500 with the option of an extra 1,500’ or ‘we have 3,000 but will return 1,500 if we have only sold x b...
by damo_whitehead
Tue Mar 03, 2020 7:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Manchester City v Burnley - Ticket Information
Replies: 246
Views: 8091

Re: 2019/20: Manchester City v Burnley - Ticket Information

tim_noone wrote:
Tue Mar 03, 2020 7:09 pm
You got yours then? :lol:
Yep, the first day they came available for me so there wasn't a chance of missing out. Pop online, done in a few minutes, easy.
by damo_whitehead
Tue Mar 03, 2020 7:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Manchester City v Burnley - Ticket Information
Replies: 246
Views: 8091

Re: 2019/20: Manchester City v Burnley - Ticket Information

Everyone has had ample opportunity to get tickets, you can't expect the club to hold on to an extra 1500 tickets if say 200 more decide to go

They get things wrong, but this time they absolutely haven't
by damo_whitehead
Sat Feb 29, 2020 7:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Newcastle v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 43
Views: 3136

Re: Newcastle v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope 7
Bardsley 7
Taylor 8
Tarks 8
Mee 8
Hendrick 6
McNeil 5
Cork 5
Westwood 5
Vydra 5
Jay 5

Wood 5
by damo_whitehead
Wed Feb 26, 2020 7:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Manchester City v Burnley - Ticket Information
Replies: 246
Views: 8091

Re: 2019/20: Manchester City v Burnley - Ticket Information

I got something like number 750 online this morning, so if that is an indication, lots to go yet
by damo_whitehead
Mon Feb 24, 2020 6:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our best goal so far?
Replies: 30
Views: 1820

Re: Our best goal so far?

Stanbill05 wrote:
Mon Feb 24, 2020 5:53 pm
Hendrick v Brighton for me beats the lot. Easily forgotten because we were so poor that day.
Definitely my most celebrated goal, deserved nothing, great feeling, great goal! Felt good after a long journey!
by damo_whitehead
Sun Feb 23, 2020 9:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Stranger - Netflix
Replies: 38
Views: 3217

Re: The Stranger - Netflix

Just watched this in 2 sittings, really enjoyed it although wasn't a huge fan of the ending. Good watch though and kept me interested throughout
by damo_whitehead
Sat Feb 22, 2020 9:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Match of the Day
Replies: 80
Views: 5668

Re: Match of the Day

Nice to hear 5 live and talksport both giving us praise despite the VAR controversy on the way home
by damo_whitehead
Sat Feb 22, 2020 7:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR
Replies: 111
Views: 4668

Re: VAR

I would be furious if it was the other way round, the first goal dissalowed looked insanely harsh, can anyone be certain it even touched a hand/arm? For the penalty at first I thought it was handball but it seems to of hit his shoulder, that isn't handball is it, and if it is, then it is hardly clea...
by damo_whitehead
Sat Feb 22, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Bournemouth - Player Ratings
Replies: 61
Views: 4676

Re: Burnley v Bournemouth - Player Ratings

Pope 9
Taylor 8
Tarks 8
Mee 7
Bardsley 7
McNeil 9
Cork 7
Westwood 8
Hendrick 7
Jay 7
Vydra 8
by damo_whitehead
Fri Feb 21, 2020 12:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Manchester City v Burnley - Ticket Information
Replies: 246
Views: 8091

Re: 2019/20: Manchester City v Burnley - Ticket Information

The debate on loyalty points is an interesting one, and not really sure what the answer is. I used to work in retail meaning I never got Saturday's off, so therefore didn't have a season ticket and attended very few games apart from the odd midweek or when I had holidays etc. I did that for almost 1...
by damo_whitehead
Fri Feb 21, 2020 11:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Season tickets
Replies: 54
Views: 3353

Re: Season tickets

I assume the seat swap option will be in the close season as usual? Am I right in thinking you have to do that in person at the ticket office?
by damo_whitehead
Fri Feb 21, 2020 11:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hebden Bridge/Mytholmroyd Flooded?
Replies: 16
Views: 1349

Re: Hebden Bridge/Mytholmroyd Flooded?

The reason I go the way I do is down to mileage. If I use all motorways it is 30 miles further (and about the same time) than if I go cross country. But I think I will do the Milnrow route as suggested. Thanks all
by damo_whitehead
Fri Feb 21, 2020 10:40 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hebden Bridge/Mytholmroyd Flooded?
Replies: 16
Views: 1349

Re: Hebden Bridge/Mytholmroyd Flooded?

Mytholmroyd has been a bit of a lottery for the past 4 years. The traffic lights at the roadworks can hold you up for half an hour or more, or you can sometimes breeze through them; depends on the time of day. If you are going to use this route, add an extra half hour contingency. I come that way e...
by damo_whitehead
Fri Feb 21, 2020 10:31 am
Forum: Guess The Gate
Topic: 2019/20: Burnley v Tottenham
Replies: 26
Views: 493

Re: 2019/20: Burnley v Tottenham

21101
by damo_whitehead
Fri Feb 21, 2020 10:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hebden Bridge/Mytholmroyd Flooded?
Replies: 16
Views: 1349

Hebden Bridge/Mytholmroyd Flooded?

I drive this way from Barnsley to the home games, I read that the Hebden Bridge area was flooded in the recent storms, does anyone know if this route is open, don't want to head that way tomorrow and have to turn around
by damo_whitehead
Fri Feb 21, 2020 8:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Manchester City v Burnley - Ticket Information
Replies: 246
Views: 8091

Re: 2019/20: Manchester City v Burnley - Ticket Information

Did you attempt to get a ticket? Be my third of the season after Spurs and Sheffield United. Hopefully third time lucky. I did yea, I am just under 4000 so had to wait for 2000 points which they never reached unfortunately. I just about got a Tottenham ticket (think pretty much last one), Sheffield...
by damo_whitehead
Thu Feb 20, 2020 8:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Manchester City v Burnley - Ticket Information
Replies: 246
Views: 8091

Re: 2019/20: Manchester City v Burnley - Ticket Information

Granny WeatherWax wrote:
Thu Feb 20, 2020 6:26 pm
Correct. I’ll be expecting all those whinging at not getting Newcastle tickets to be first in the queue.
I will be there, after missing 1 away game this season (Newcastle)
by damo_whitehead
Thu Feb 20, 2020 11:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Standing at Bristol City & Everton
Replies: 4
Views: 548

Re: Standing at Bristol City & Everton

It really seems a matter of "when" not "if" now. Plans look good too!
by damo_whitehead
Thu Feb 20, 2020 9:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: CB radios
Replies: 22
Views: 944

Re: CB radios

My dad still runs his business now in his early 70s repairing, supplying and hiring radios. Works a lot with local Burnley taxi companies as well as more major events such as concerts and TV shows. Definitely a small market, but still surviving in commercial environments