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by warksclaret
Mon Jul 22, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stronger than last season
Replies: 110
Views: 3283

Re: Stronger than last season

We are stronger because the Europa Cup qualifiers had a damaging impact for us in the PL
by warksclaret
Mon Jul 22, 2019 8:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Joey on his time at Burnley
Replies: 33
Views: 2419

Re: Joey on his time at Burnley

Not a fan when he joined but WOW what a contribution he played for us, and maintained his discipline. He added steel in front of the back four, and what we would give for someone like him now. Took a knowledgeable footballing friend to the Turf when we were getting promoted and he could not believe ...
by warksclaret
Sun Jul 21, 2019 11:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dwight McNeil
Replies: 51
Views: 4178

Re: Dwight McNeil

The club says we don't need to sell. Lets see if they mean it. Keeping him and Tarks would be fantastic and the price of both will only continue to go up. Be sad to see Tom go, if he does, but that is an easier role to fill-particularly if he wont sign a new contract
by warksclaret
Mon Jul 15, 2019 9:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Speeding Conviction Where Photo Inconclusive
Replies: 62
Views: 2162

Re: Speeding Conviction Where Photo Inconclusive

Jesus -reading some comments you would have thought I was a rapist or burglar. I think anyone who has done a million miles on our roads in 30 years could be forgiven for doing 35mph in a 30mph. Had it been in the week my work diary would have instantly identified me as a driver. Because it was the w...
by warksclaret
Sun Jul 14, 2019 11:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Most over rated Burnley player. (EVER)
Replies: 127
Views: 3621

Re: Most over rated Burnley player. (EVER)

Harsh on JBG-on his day a match winner, and a great crosser. Sometimes disappears or gives it away but still very valued team member
by warksclaret
Sun Jul 14, 2019 11:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Speeding Conviction Where Photo Inconclusive
Replies: 62
Views: 2162

Re: Speeding Conviction Where Photo Inconclusive

Hi Durham-well thanks. Trust you are too. Coming up to retirement so more time to watch the team.regards
by warksclaret
Sun Jul 14, 2019 9:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Speeding Conviction Where Photo Inconclusive
Replies: 62
Views: 2162

Re: Speeding Conviction Where Photo Inconclusive

I posted on here as a lot of the readers have immense knowledge and experience, and I have never been failed to be impressed by some of the good advice on here. Couple of the posters on this thread have gone out of their way to help me for which I am grateful. The car I just handed in had 110,000 mi...
by warksclaret
Sat Jul 13, 2019 10:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Speeding Conviction Where Photo Inconclusive
Replies: 62
Views: 2162

Re: Speeding Conviction Where Photo Inconclusive

Fully agree-thanks again
by warksclaret
Sat Jul 13, 2019 9:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Speeding Conviction Where Photo Inconclusive
Replies: 62
Views: 2162

Re: Speeding Conviction Where Photo Inconclusive

Bfcg -appreciate the effort you have made. Thanks for the attachment. There is one very good case study to make reference too when I respond

Thank you my friend
by warksclaret
Sat Jul 13, 2019 9:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Speeding Conviction Where Photo Inconclusive
Replies: 62
Views: 2162

Re: Speeding Conviction Where Photo Inconclusive

Thanks BFCJG-that's the best suggestion so far
by warksclaret
Sat Jul 13, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Speeding Conviction Where Photo Inconclusive
Replies: 62
Views: 2162

Re: Speeding Conviction Where Photo Inconclusive

I cannot, as I have been on a recent one and you cannot go on another for 3 years
by warksclaret
Sat Jul 13, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Speeding Conviction Where Photo Inconclusive
Replies: 62
Views: 2162

Re: Speeding Conviction Where Photo Inconclusive

My wife is the only one who has access other than me and before you ask I would not ask her to take the points (remember the MP who was jailed for this ??)
by warksclaret
Sat Jul 13, 2019 9:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Speeding Conviction Where Photo Inconclusive
Replies: 62
Views: 2162

Speeding Conviction Where Photo Inconclusive

Has anyone ever had a speeding offence where the photo cannot identify the driver. I received one but because its a lease car I did not find out until 6 weeks later (all the police need to do is advise the lease company within 14 days), Whilst its a company car my wife also drives it at weekends.Wit...
by warksclaret
Sat Jul 13, 2019 4:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley surprise package this coming season ?
Replies: 18
Views: 2621

Re: Burnley surprise package this coming season ?

I know he has just joined us but I think Rodriguez will be the one and attract a lot of media attention
by warksclaret
Fri Jul 12, 2019 6:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: If Defour Is Injured
Replies: 31
Views: 2151

Re: If Defour Is Injured

For those on here saying there must be a reason for Shelvey not always starting at Newcastle it could be a clash with the manager. Westwood was not even getting on the bench at Villa, and Stephen Ward was not allowed to train with the first team at Wolves. These guys have been tremendous for us
by warksclaret
Thu Jul 11, 2019 9:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: If Defour Is Injured
Replies: 31
Views: 2151

Re: If Defour Is Injured

If he is on £80k a week it could be a challenge, but Jay Rod must have been on close to this a few years ago
by warksclaret
Thu Jul 11, 2019 9:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: If Defour Is Injured
Replies: 31
Views: 2151

Re: If Defour Is Injured

No where near as bad as Joey and look at him. Think he is feisty and competitive, with SD's influence you never know
by warksclaret
Thu Jul 11, 2019 8:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: If Defour Is Injured
Replies: 31
Views: 2151

Re: If Defour Is Injured

I thought that but he may want to get away and become settled after a few moves
by warksclaret
Thu Jul 11, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: If Defour Is Injured
Replies: 31
Views: 2151

If Defour Is Injured

If Stephen De Four is unlikely to be fit then who would you like to see us targeting. For me Shelvey of Newcastle. He does not always play atr Newcastle and might fancy a move. He is a tremendous, tough midfielder. Hard to knock off the ball and exceptional passer. If we could get him and keep the e...
by warksclaret
Tue Jul 09, 2019 9:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jay Rod interview
Replies: 32
Views: 3634

Re: Jay Rod interview

A great signing. Well done the Board for making two great additions to the squad without breaking the bank. I have posted several times about JR. I am a huge fan.He showed great attitude when WBA got relegated-Dawson refused to go on pre-season, Ben Foster defected to Watford, several others went to...
by warksclaret
Wed Jun 26, 2019 10:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Ward completes Stoke deal
Replies: 12
Views: 1131

Re: ARTICLE: Ward completes Stoke deal

Thanks Tony. He was a wonderful acquisition. Struggled to get a game for a while but once in never lost his place. My friend was a Wolves fan who told me he was an outcast there-training in a small squad away from the first team. His experience shone through with us. Very composed and polished. He s...
by warksclaret
Tue Jun 25, 2019 10:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2150
Views: 207459

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Who do we seriously think will be our first signing this window
by warksclaret
Tue Jun 25, 2019 8:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2150
Views: 207459

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Just a quick couple of questions. How many months has it been since Rigg was appointed and how many first teamers have we signed since ??. I am assuming he is not on commission??
by warksclaret
Wed Jun 19, 2019 8:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Heaton turns down new deal
Replies: 125
Views: 12956

Re: Heaton turns down new deal

This is not good news. I sense there is something wrong here. If Tom wanted to stay there would have been negotiations and an agreement would have been reached, and kept under the radar. Lets face it he is a high profile footballer now and an international. Now that its out in the open I suspect we ...
by warksclaret
Fri May 24, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Good grief ! - Dawson again
Replies: 118
Views: 9401

Re: Good grief ! - Dawson again

I think Dawson is a Dyche style of player-think this has legs
by warksclaret
Fri May 24, 2019 7:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Big news ? New deal for Pope
Replies: 64
Views: 4103

Re: Big news ? New deal for Pope

Great news-have a good feeling about this window

Must mean that Hart might move with this news
by warksclaret
Mon May 20, 2019 10:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Trippier to Napoli?
Replies: 15
Views: 2285

Re: Trippier to Napoli?

Pasta his sell-by date
by warksclaret
Mon May 20, 2019 10:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our best ever signing
Replies: 41
Views: 2808

Re: Our best ever signing

Since following the clarets there have been numerous astute signings-Martin Dobson, Frank Casper, Paul Fletcher, Keith Newton, Alan Stevenson from that particular era. A little later Robbie Blake, the re-signing of Steve Davies, and Glenn Little from Glentoran ,and most recently still Tom Heaton, Jo...
by warksclaret
Mon May 13, 2019 9:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyches last good signing
Replies: 25
Views: 2635

Re: Dyches last good signing

Andre Gray and Barton-these two guys got us back in the PL. Two great signings at the time.I sense we would still be in the Championship. Grays goals got us a huge points tally
by warksclaret
Sun May 12, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cork
Replies: 58
Views: 4219

Re: Cork

We need to raise the competition for places. Bear in mind we lost Barton, Marney and Defour
by warksclaret
Sun May 12, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stephen Ward
Replies: 50
Views: 3394

Re: Stephen Ward

Awesome signing-always be a claret. Yes I agree we saw some of his best days. Good footballing brain and very calm-reminds me of Keith Newton. To those younger people on this Board that's high praise
by warksclaret
Sun May 12, 2019 8:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Crouch could well stay
Replies: 146
Views: 12275

Re: Crouch could well stay

This is where our Chairman steps in and says "NO WAY SEAN", its my money. Rather sign Jay Rod-now that it seems unlikely WBA will go up-on a two year deal. Still a great player-voted the Players Player Of The Year by WBA. Use Crouch's wages on him, on a 2 year deal. Can play wide and targe...
by warksclaret
Sun May 12, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus couldn'tbeArsed
Replies: 106
Views: 3925

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus couldn'tbeArsed

Escaping relegation was nothing short of a miracle. Many lessons to be learned-lets hope we re-act as next year could see a tougher PL

Lets hope SD knows who he can release and lets hope we don't leave our buying until 2 days before the season re-opens
by warksclaret
Sat May 04, 2019 6:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: We Need Athleticism In Midfield
Replies: 32
Views: 2477

Re: We Need Athleticism In Midfield

When I opened this post by athleticism I meant as much power and physical strength. No criticism of Corks stamina, running and showing for the ball, but he really gets knocked over easily invariably losing us possession. Do people on this Board remember Djemba Djemba. He came on loan from Villa. A m...
by warksclaret
Fri May 03, 2019 10:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: We Need Athleticism In Midfield
Replies: 32
Views: 2477

We Need Athleticism In Midfield

We desperately need tio strengthen midfield, Cant remember last time Jack played well.He gets pushed off the ball too easily but never gets subbed. Hendrick seems out of favour (though I prefer him in the team than out) and Westwood is tenacious but needs support
by warksclaret
Fri May 03, 2019 10:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Everton v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 49
Views: 3009

Re: Everton v Burnley - Player Ratings

FROM TV

Heaton 7
Lowton 6
Tarks 6
Mee 7
Taylor 7
JBG 6
Westwood 6
Cork 6
Brady 7 (some good vision and passes but tired
Wood 6
Barnes 6
by warksclaret
Sun Apr 28, 2019 8:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ben Mee
Replies: 18
Views: 1899

Re: Ben Mee

The whole defense was brilliant and surprised to see Taylor get low scores on this Board .CT is going to have a hell of a season next year-very rarely is he made to look ragged by a winger. One of our astute buys
by warksclaret
Sun Apr 28, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dwight McNeil
Replies: 51
Views: 4215

Re: Dwight McNeil

This young lad has been sensational and played a huge part in the points tally since January. On Monday v Chelsea I thought he looked tired and maybe SD should have brought on JBG. It didn't matter as we got a hell of a result. Today he looked tired too but playing v one of the best defenses in Euro...
by warksclaret
Sat Apr 27, 2019 10:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The PL Has Moved On
Replies: 74
Views: 5897

Re: The PL Has Moved On

Goals against WOLVES 44/ BURNLEY 62 and we have played one less game (oh and its against Man City!!!!)
by warksclaret
Sat Apr 27, 2019 10:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Should we be aiming for the top six next season?
Replies: 46
Views: 2118

Re: Should we be aiming for the top six next season?

Think if we finish mid table that would again have been an incredible season. Lets not carried away with results since early January-and lets hope that applies to the Board too. Several new signings, retaining key members of the team, retaining our manager and coaches and offloading some of the frin...
by warksclaret
Sat Apr 27, 2019 10:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The PL Has Moved On
Replies: 74
Views: 5897

Re: The PL Has Moved On

Hands up I was wrong about Brighton but not too big to admit I was wrong. I also have to admit after the Everton trashing and the home loss v Leicester I was doubting our future, but the turn round has been quite remarkable. Don't see you make reference to Wolves and Watford who I praised for their ...
by warksclaret
Mon Apr 22, 2019 11:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chelsea v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 70
Views: 4034

Re: Chelsea v Burnley - Player Ratings

Heaton 7
Lowton 7
Tarks 8
Mee 9
Taylor 8
Hendrick 8
Cork 7
Westwood 7
McNeil 7
Wood 7
Barnes 8

Back to as good defensively as when at our peak last season
by warksclaret
Mon Apr 22, 2019 11:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lowton
Replies: 44
Views: 2820

Re: Lowton

He had a bad start but give the lad credit he stood up to him and played Hazard well as the game grew
by warksclaret
Mon Apr 22, 2019 11:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ben Mee
Replies: 2
Views: 523

Re: Ben Mee

Our stand out player tonight-truly awesome display. I think he likes playing at the Bridge-he scored the equalizer there a few seasons ago
by warksclaret
Wed Apr 03, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your 5 favourite Clarets of all time
Replies: 96
Views: 2488

Re: Your 5 favourite Clarets of all time

There are some great nominations-I did mine without scrolling down first. Having just done that it has made me realise how as a club we were really blessed with a big number of legends. I was in my selection very influenced by watching the team in the late 60's early 70's when we were quite a formid...
by warksclaret
Wed Apr 03, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your 5 favourite Clarets of all time
Replies: 96
Views: 2488

Re: Your 5 favourite Clarets of all time

Brian O Neil
Dave Thomas
Martin Dobson
Leighton James
Peter Noble
by warksclaret
Mon Apr 01, 2019 11:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: If we stay up now ..
Replies: 58
Views: 2905

Re: If we stay up now ..

IF we stay up, for me its a bigger achievement than 7th last season. Simply because we failed to invest and the quality of teams in the bottom half is stronger than last year. Palace, Saints, Newcastle and Brighton-all languishing at the bottom are good teams, with some great individual players IF w...
by warksclaret
Tue Mar 26, 2019 10:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ireland v Georgia
Replies: 42
Views: 2259

Re: Ireland v Georgia

With JBG looking doubtful he simply has to start right midfield. Too good to leave out of the current starting 11
by warksclaret
Tue Mar 26, 2019 9:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ireland v Georgia
Replies: 42
Views: 2259

Re: Ireland v Georgia

Hendrick is having a fabulous game
by warksclaret
Tue Mar 26, 2019 9:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley go public on the role of Mike Rigg
Replies: 58
Views: 4550

Re: Burnley go public on the role of Mike Rigg

Someone who I respect told me the higher the monkey goes up the tree the more he shows his arse The last 3-4 guys employed to recruit new players have been pretty disastrous. Much prefer someone who establishes himself by what he achieves than someone who use a national newspaper to justify his posi...

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