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by basil6345789
Sun Dec 08, 2019 9:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO NICK POPE
Replies: 33
Views: 3230

Re: FAO NICK POPE

No leadership qualities - against Palace you could hear him howling at his team "come on, don't give up, get in there".
He's fine, we all need to settle down and get behind them.
by basil6345789
Thu Nov 28, 2019 7:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Duckinfield not guilty
Replies: 95
Views: 2408

Re: Duckinfield not guilty

The point he’s making is in regard to your idiotic, shameful, libellous and appalling suggestion of people turning up without tickets. Did you not take any note of the enquiry or inquests? The enquiry determined that the fans outside were neither drunk nor hooliganous, quite right. However, a pint ...
by basil6345789
Thu Nov 28, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Duckinfield not guilty
Replies: 95
Views: 2408

Re: Duckinfield not guilty

it's sickening that folk still hold this view after all this time. a crowd doesn't think with a single mind; it is dynamic and unpredictable. it needs somebody competent to direct and manage such an entity. this man failed and people died. how many decades should it take to find out why your family...
by basil6345789
Thu Nov 28, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Duckinfield not guilty
Replies: 95
Views: 2408

Re: Duckinfield not guilty

Steve1956 wrote:They will get him eventually. ;)
And also those who went without tickets to a venue already sold out to it's safe capacity? What were they thinking?
by basil6345789
Wed Nov 27, 2019 12:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Recommendations for a good book....
Replies: 52
Views: 1647

Re: Recommendations for a good book....

"One Hump Or Two" by Frank Worthington. Great stuff! You might have to pay a premium for it now but well worth it, plus could sell-on later, as it's become collectable.
by basil6345789
Wed Nov 27, 2019 12:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The beginning of the end for privatised railways?
Replies: 85
Views: 5133

Re: The beginning of the end for privatised railways?

dsr wrote:I wonder if the nationalised railway would be as good as British Rail used to be?
I think we've come a long way since the bad old days, in terms of managing investments, efficiency, accountabilities, etc. It wouldn't have to be a return to the holiday camp culture.
by basil6345789
Wed Nov 27, 2019 12:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Yorkshire Clarets off to Halifax
Replies: 11
Views: 584

Re: West Yorkshire Clarets off to Halifax

The Three Pigeons is an exceptional pub. Now owned by The Ossett Brewery. Brilliantly preserved and restored to what it was decades ago and serving superb ales! I call in whenever on ale patrol in Alifax.
by basil6345789
Mon Nov 25, 2019 11:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 350 Million
Replies: 163
Views: 6499

Re: 350 Million

Quickenthetempo wrote:Ian, the only people who can make them decisions are people in Government.
Agreed and it can only be judged when we have left and have started to redistribute monies differently. Until now the people whining on about the bus should have their silly statements shot down. Only time will tell!
by basil6345789
Mon Nov 25, 2019 10:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 350 Million
Replies: 163
Views: 6499

350 Million

On tv now that the 350 million on the side of a bus was a lie. Can someone tell me why? We still haven't left yet. Are these people really claiming that this would/could have been introduced the day after the referendum?
by basil6345789
Sun Nov 24, 2019 7:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 40 years ago to this day
Replies: 13
Views: 1096

Re: 40 years ago to this day

Mullet - that had a big thing in the middle at the back.
by basil6345789
Sat Nov 23, 2019 11:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Ings' fast feet
Replies: 22
Views: 2300

Danny Ings' fast feet

On telly tonight - Danny's got well quick feet - nearly as fast as Benny Hill at the end of his shows.
by basil6345789
Sat Nov 23, 2019 10:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Andros Townsend
Replies: 15
Views: 1874

Andros Townsend

Just seen his new hair do.
Ridiculous!
My theory is that when an adult bloke has a silly hair do he's usually got a piece on the side whom he's trying to impress.
by basil6345789
Fri Nov 22, 2019 11:35 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sixty years Ago Today
Replies: 24
Views: 1482

Re: Sixty years Ago Today

levraiclaret wrote:I attended my first game on t'Turf.

An 8-0 thrashing of Forest with Jimmy Robson scoring 5(five).

Later I will have the the pleasure of reading he match report, thanks Tony
The Pink.
by basil6345789
Fri Nov 22, 2019 11:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Impersonation of Turf Moor.
Replies: 22
Views: 1549

Re: Impersonation of Turf Moor.

evensteadiereddie wrote:Is the keeper Gary Sprake ?
If Leeds not necessarily, Sprake had coarse, curly hair (like an Airedale Terrier) - could be his successor, David Harvey?
by basil6345789
Fri Nov 22, 2019 11:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Interesting piece of artwork at Elland Road today
Replies: 42
Views: 1590

Re: Interesting piece of artwork at Elland Road today

Very good, actually.
Rovers cold do one featuring horses.
by basil6345789
Wed Nov 20, 2019 6:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: “I let the side down”
Replies: 105
Views: 5973

Re: “I let the side down”

The Rozzers used to have the right idea - if you were a villain they'd have you even if it was for something you hadn't done!
by basil6345789
Mon Nov 18, 2019 8:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JB Smith - Rishton
Replies: 17
Views: 1121

Re: JB Smith - Rishton

Did he have a son named after him and/or a son named Barrie?
by basil6345789
Sun Nov 17, 2019 2:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who is this that put us through agony?
Replies: 30
Views: 2032

Re: Who is this that put us through agony?

ClaretTony wrote:It was the last game they actually played as Orient. They re-introduced the Leyton for the following season.
Weren't they called Clapton Orient about 100 years ago?
by basil6345789
Sun Nov 17, 2019 10:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kammy
Replies: 18
Views: 1874

Re: Kammy

He's a good lad.
by basil6345789
Sat Nov 16, 2019 10:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Colne Road again.
Replies: 156
Views: 6300

Re: Colne Road again.

A good start would be to make them pass a driving test, having first done a thorough ID check to make it certain who's sitting the test.
by basil6345789
Fri Nov 15, 2019 6:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Colne Road again.
Replies: 156
Views: 6300

Re: Colne Road again.

Cameras on the traffic lights and average speed cameras in between. The average speed cameras should run from Brierfield lights to Casterton Ave. lights. The red light cameras at Reedley Magistrates would catch a few. Further down Duke bar is well covered by Gatsos. Why should we have to go to such...
by basil6345789
Fri Nov 15, 2019 6:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Grounds That Burnley Haven't Had Much Change From
Replies: 52
Views: 1592

Re: Grounds That Burnley Haven't Had Much Change From

Villa Park - our "bogey ground. Filbert St.
by basil6345789
Thu Nov 14, 2019 11:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Great headers
Replies: 50
Views: 1374

Re: Great headers

Willie Irvine once leapt several feet in the air to score a cracker - was it against Liverpool about '65?
by basil6345789
Tue Nov 12, 2019 8:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Padiham FC
Replies: 16
Views: 1631

Re: Padiham FC

Come on you Thicknecks!
by basil6345789
Tue Nov 12, 2019 8:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sterling sent home
Replies: 51
Views: 2648

Re: Sterling sent home

Give the lad a break for goodness sake. These things happen. He's been brilliant to watch so far this season. Obviously we don't know the exact circumstances of the incident but regardless of that I would have expected Southgate to have resolved it without the need to send him home. Yes but he migh...
by basil6345789
Tue Nov 12, 2019 7:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Popmaster
Replies: 14
Views: 1423

Re: Popmaster

I listen to Ken Bruce including Popmaster nearly every morning. Todày, however, the whole thing was spoiled by having to listen to continual, unfunny carrying on by "Ryland". I realise they were doing something special for Children In Need but surely they could have used someone with broader appeal?
by basil6345789
Sun Nov 10, 2019 11:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: this is how good this boy is
Replies: 54
Views: 3402

Re: this is how good this boy is

If VAR is used as it was yesterday by drawing lines across a screen for 3.5 minutes to judge whether Wood was 1mm offside, then its ludicrous and needs scrapping now. The decision should rest with the onfield officials who saw nothing wrong with the goal. Football isn't about hight precision like t...
by basil6345789
Sun Nov 10, 2019 11:12 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley to pull plug on Drinkwater
Replies: 69
Views: 7693

Re: Burnley to pull plug on Drinkwater

Have we any good young midfielders coming through? I know we have a striker but not sure about middle players.
by basil6345789
Sat Nov 09, 2019 11:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Major Road closure
Replies: 79
Views: 6032

Re: Major Road closure

On motorways
by basil6345789
Sat Nov 09, 2019 11:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Major Road closure
Replies: 79
Views: 6032

Re: Major Road closure

On motorways
by basil6345789
Sat Nov 09, 2019 11:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Major Road closure
Replies: 79
Views: 6032

Re: Major Road closure

Originally you weren't allowed to drive slower than 40 mph.
by basil6345789
Sat Nov 09, 2019 11:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Major Road closure
Replies: 79
Views: 6032

Re: Major Road closure

There is fa going on at present and no need to stop the give way turn towards Accy from Ross road. This would never ever have been allowed when the County Borough of Burnley existed. Get out of Preston and see what you are doing.. County Councils were the idea of Brussels, to exorcise Britishness o...
by basil6345789
Thu Nov 07, 2019 8:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Julie Cooper MP to stand down .... ?
Replies: 342
Views: 10121

Re: Julie Cooper MP to stand down .... ?

I'm no Labour supporter and won't be voting for them this time,if and when Corbyn goes that might change,however there's going to be a lot of disappointed people in Burnley on the 13th December,because Julie Cooper will be re-elected,i can't see Labour's vote falling below 40%,and with the split op...
by basil6345789
Thu Nov 07, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gender neutral toilet
Replies: 42
Views: 1495

Re: Gender neutral toilet

Only been in one ""unisex" bog. There was a bird hissing and farting in the next trap - very off-putting.
by basil6345789
Thu Nov 07, 2019 12:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The 20's
Replies: 46
Views: 1753

Re: The 20's

mdd2 wrote:Still got TB and rickets!!
And leprosy has been back in Burnley for at least 10 years.
by basil6345789
Tue Nov 05, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mobile phones on trains
Replies: 23
Views: 1212

Re: Mobile phones on trains

Even worse if they have their feet up on the seat. Got no respect.
by basil6345789
Sun Nov 03, 2019 10:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Julie Cooper MP to stand down .... ?
Replies: 342
Views: 10121

Re: Julie Cooper MP to stand down .... ?

Charlie Briggs is going to stand. Seriously good proposition.
by basil6345789
Sat Nov 02, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: It's freezing,Russia stops gas to Ukraine, Europe could run low.Are you still against Fracking?
Replies: 176
Views: 6245

Re: It's freezing,Russia stops gas to Ukraine, Europe could run low.Are you still against Fracking?

Being an engineer, there is always scope for improvement, we always hold some back because you know the management are going to ask for more next year. Need to keep some in the back sack for then. You are always asked for 5% year on year improvement. So my next big idea gets drip fed at 5% per year...
by basil6345789
Sat Nov 02, 2019 1:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Coach & Horses Soul Night
Replies: 4
Views: 348

Re: Coach & Horses Soul Night

Ok, will do. Love Brenda Holloway - saw a recent vid of her performing live - still great!
by basil6345789
Fri Nov 01, 2019 10:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Alleged "Racist" Burnley fan - case dropped
Replies: 54
Views: 3461

Re: Alleged "Racist" Burnley fan - case dropped

Innocent until proved guilty.
by basil6345789
Fri Nov 01, 2019 10:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hired diesel question.
Replies: 9
Views: 724

Re: Hired diesel question.

Used prolifically in our local taxis, along with red diesel.
by basil6345789
Fri Nov 01, 2019 10:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Yasmin Alibi Brown
Replies: 8
Views: 982

Yasmin Alibi Brown

Or however you spell it.
On telly again - thought she was leaving the country if Boris got in?
by basil6345789
Thu Oct 31, 2019 9:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Coach & Horses Soul Night
Replies: 4
Views: 348

Coach & Horses Soul Night

Is on again this Saturday. 8.30 til late. Requests; Motown, Northern, 6T's Club Soul. Cheap bar prices, 4 real ales, friendly crowd. Be there or be square. Ah'll si thee.
UTC!
Basil.
by basil6345789
Tue Oct 29, 2019 9:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Alleged "Racist" Burnley fan - case dropped
Replies: 54
Views: 3461

Re: Alleged "Racist" Burnley fan - case dropped

You can call them but they may well not turn up, even though they have agreed to and made statements. .A common occurrence which infuriates The CPS.
by basil6345789
Tue Oct 29, 2019 9:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Alleged "Racist" Burnley fan - case dropped
Replies: 54
Views: 3461

Re: Alleged "Racist" Burnley fan - case dropped

Pstotto wrote:I wrote an academic paper on race graphics and modernism and it was rejected because they said 'race graphics' was a term unacceptable, people might then start calling Lewis Hamilton a racist etc.
There was never any racism in Modernism, we just didn't like Rockers.
by basil6345789
Tue Oct 29, 2019 8:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Alleged "Racist" Burnley fan - case dropped
Replies: 54
Views: 3461

Re: Alleged "Racist" Burnley fan - case dropped

A witness has to be considered to be reliable.
by basil6345789
Sat Oct 26, 2019 11:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Classical Music
Replies: 32
Views: 742

Re: Classical Music

I have a collection of about 600 classical albums. Mostly Deutschegramafon and Decca releases. Beethoven stuff is riveting.
by basil6345789
Fri Oct 25, 2019 8:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Songs you just cannot listen to
Replies: 40
Views: 1034

Re: Songs you just cannot listen to

Anything by the pink pervert - Simply Red.
by basil6345789
Fri Oct 25, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Meghan
Replies: 37
Views: 1397

Re: Meghan

Misandrist Megan - it'll all end in tears.
by basil6345789
Fri Oct 25, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Scam Alert
Replies: 27
Views: 1941

Re: Scam Alert

Where did all this gross dishonesty originate - Globalisation or just The EU?