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by Somethingfishy
Wed Mar 25, 2020 2:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Timpsons
Replies: 32
Views: 1531

Re: Timpsons

My brother in law makes French cheese..he is a Brie worker.
by Somethingfishy
Sun Mar 22, 2020 4:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Bookclub bargain
Replies: 9
Views: 858

Re: The Bookclub bargain

I would wholeheartedly recommend the bookclub Ian is recommending here. I am also a member and it is excellent quality. It has had its issues but they seem to have been ironed out and more content is being added all the time. Just make sure you have a good speed of broadband first to make it worthwh...
by Somethingfishy
Sun Mar 22, 2020 2:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris Watch
Replies: 877
Views: 15559

Re: Boris Watch

Did we know that we have no immunity to this virus? Yes. Did we know how fast it spreads? Yes. Did we understand the fatality rate? Yes. We knew all of this before the virus got here. Therefore decisions taken to do little or nothing were taken in full knowledge of how many people it was likely to ...
by Somethingfishy
Thu Mar 19, 2020 6:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cardiff 0 Burnley 2 1992
Replies: 32
Views: 1542

Re: Cardiff 0 Burnley 2 1992

I was there..scary stuff but the elation of the late goals and the rubbing it in we gave the home fans made it worth it. As the Cardiff fans made their way out behind our end coins were being lobbed and at one point a lump of concrete rolled down the terracing hitting my feet. It was at that point i...
by Somethingfishy
Wed Mar 18, 2020 7:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 4864
Views: 90503

Re: Coronavirus

thatdberight wrote:
Wed Mar 18, 2020 6:08 pm
In a civilised society, that would merit a life sentence of hard labour.
That would be too lenient in my book. I would involve a wall and some target practice.
by Somethingfishy
Wed Mar 18, 2020 6:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: UK schools closed from Friday
Replies: 30
Views: 1291

Re: UK schools closed from Friday

A good way to get around the issue of essential staff not having to go off work to look after kids. However, my wife works in a supermarket and our usual outlet of my daughter going to her nans to be looked after will be frowned upon. Many supermarket workers will now have to come off work to look a...
by Somethingfishy
Sun Mar 15, 2020 4:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 4864
Views: 90503

Re: Coronavirus

Billy Balfour wrote:
Sun Mar 15, 2020 4:26 pm
I wholeheartedly agree. This is why I pulled you up on your hypocrisy.
Brilliantly twisted :lol: So to comment on the situation and call it out is not allowed now..even as you admit it is true? Fantastic. :lol:
by Somethingfishy
Sun Mar 15, 2020 4:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 4864
Views: 90503

Re: Coronavirus

Billy Balfour wrote:
Sun Mar 15, 2020 4:20 pm
Your post is full of the 'we will need to all pull together' spirit.
It is full of "I'm sick and tired of every little thing being criticised for political purposes" That is what it is full of! Not the time for it.
by Somethingfishy
Sun Mar 15, 2020 4:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 4864
Views: 90503

Re: Coronavirus

But the average person is as thick as pigshit. The inability of people to take in information or, having been given information, to seek out alternative, non- credible information and then claim there's some doubt is endless. That will largely be down to the current political climate encroaching on...
by Somethingfishy
Sat Mar 14, 2020 11:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 4864
Views: 90503

Re: Coronavirus

Not sure if this has been posted but a blow by blow update of how things stand worldwide. Interesting.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qgylp3Td1Bw
by Somethingfishy
Sat Mar 14, 2020 10:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 4864
Views: 90503

Re: Coronavirus

Yes, hardly anything in the supermarkets, bog roll, pasta, the meat shelves were empty too, frozen pizzas all gone. I went yesterday and stocked up on baked beans, they sell them in my local supermarket but the Spanish don't buy them so I managed to get a fair few tins. Well there will certainly be...
by Somethingfishy
Sat Mar 14, 2020 9:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 4864
Views: 90503

Re: Coronavirus

We're on Day 2 of complete lockdown, we had to go out today to get an inhaler for me as I've had trouble breathing the last few weeks. The Police were out on mopeds making sure all businesses or cafes were closed (otherwise there's a fine of 3000Euros). All the parks are closed (with Police tape) a...
by Somethingfishy
Sun Mar 08, 2020 8:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Post match problems
Replies: 66
Views: 5714

Re: Post match problems

Yes they were,were you there when i was ?Obviously not. As i stated,they let cars out straight after the game ended!! It was closed and the barrier across when i walked through after the game. I nip through the gate at the back of the cricket club and walk up along their path as it's quicker than s...
by Somethingfishy
Fri Mar 06, 2020 11:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The New Hollies a great place to eat
Replies: 4
Views: 673

Re: The New Hollies a great place to eat

For all Southern based Clarets the new Hollies on the A5 j12 on the M6 direction Brownhills is great 24 7 transport truck stoo Great food good prices and recently renovated a great half way stop for us and a great alternative to Mway services expensive rubbish I have visited the place several times...
by Somethingfishy
Wed Mar 04, 2020 1:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Exeter City, March 1987
Replies: 70
Views: 2104

Re: Burnley v Exeter City, March 1987

I was almost certainly on that game. Probably sat behind the goal in the cricketfield stand. Don't remember that game at all though despite the snow. I do remember the game v Torquay being postponed in the January because of snow..and in fact it was one of the coldest days on record at the time. My ...
by Somethingfishy
Mon Mar 02, 2020 12:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Manchester City v Burnley - Ticket Information
Replies: 246
Views: 6873

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

The biggest flaw in the system..and one that may well affect our future fanbase is that how on earth does a child get a ticket for a very in demand game? I have over 8000 but my daughter has only just started coming on with me..this prevents me from going to away games with her unless i wait for gen...
by Somethingfishy
Sun Mar 01, 2020 3:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: No pressure then, Nick
Replies: 70
Views: 5006

Re: No pressure then, Nick

Spijed wrote:
Sun Mar 01, 2020 3:37 pm
On current form Charlie Taylor is the best English left back in the Prem as well.
I suspect Southgate wants full backs who are almost like wing backs. We know Chalie can cross a ball but that is not really how we play and not his strength.That will go against him.
by Somethingfishy
Sun Mar 01, 2020 3:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dad
Replies: 54
Views: 3218

Re: Dad

Only ever attended two Burnley games with my dad..now sadly passed. The Orient game in which he readily admitted he expected to see the end of us and the Sherpa Van at Wembley after which he said "take a look..you won't see Burnley here again" which i happily reminded him of on our two subsequent wi...
by Somethingfishy
Sun Mar 01, 2020 3:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: No pressure then, Nick
Replies: 70
Views: 5006

Re: No pressure then, Nick

dougcollins wrote:
Sun Mar 01, 2020 2:58 pm
Isn't the Sheff Utd guy favourite anyhow?
Why should he jump the queue? His stats are no better than Popes. It is also only his first season of producing it in the Prem. Pope has more experience. He has certainly put himself in the 3 but certainly not as first choice.
by Somethingfishy
Sun Mar 01, 2020 2:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 1920/21 centenary coming up...
Replies: 4
Views: 374

1920/21 centenary coming up...

With Liverpools record being examined now that it is at an end...it brings to the fore this remarkable season we had 100 years ago next season. 30 games unbeaten in a season and league champions..only beaten by Arsenals invincible season. With next season being the centenary are there any plans to c...
by Somethingfishy
Thu Feb 27, 2020 7:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sightings in Sainsburys today
Replies: 11
Views: 1904

Re: Sightings in Sainsburys today

My mum works there on the checkouts and often speaks to Brian Flynn and is friendly with Jayrods grandmother..Kikos mum.
by Somethingfishy
Thu Feb 27, 2020 6:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sightings in Sainsburys today
Replies: 11
Views: 1904

Re: Sightings in Sainsburys today

Wile E Coyote wrote:
Thu Feb 27, 2020 6:49 pm
you'd have got maximum points if oghani was in there too !
Do they sell ironing boards in that Sainsburys? :D
by Somethingfishy
Thu Feb 27, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs league new club
Replies: 44
Views: 2386

Re: Lancs league new club

Clarets4me wrote:
Thu Feb 27, 2020 6:42 pm
Other Leagues must really be a state, the " Lancashire League " has a great brand name though ... even so, some of the minor, weak clubs like Accrington, Rishton, East Lancs and Nelson will struggle this season ...
Good cast :lol:
by Somethingfishy
Wed Feb 26, 2020 4:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bournemouth reality in Cherry Chimes
Replies: 11
Views: 1933

Re: Bournemouth reality in Cherry Chimes

Exactly this, I'm sure one season Charlie Austin had 20 goals by November and we were about 18th, kept losing games 3-2 and 4-3. I remember the 3-3 home game against Sheff Wednesday all too well. Austin kept putting us in front and got a hat trick but when we conceded the third equaliser a minute a...
by Somethingfishy
Wed Feb 26, 2020 6:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Next redevelopment at the Turf .... ?
Replies: 136
Views: 6744

Re: Next redevelopment at the Turf .... ?

I'd be more than happy with a new stadium as long as we get those draught beer systems that fills the glass up from the bottom up... :D
by Somethingfishy
Mon Feb 24, 2020 7:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dermot Gallagher's Ref Watch
Replies: 38
Views: 2723

Re: Dermot Gallagher's Ref Watch

Not helping with the Bournemouth fans on Twitter. The number of times they say neither was clear and obvious is becoming tiring. They cannot grasp the first one didnt need to be clear and obvious..and the second was clear and obvious. Dean missed a blatant handball (it clearly strikes his arm where ...
by Somethingfishy
Sun Feb 23, 2020 3:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mike Dean
Replies: 19
Views: 1956

Re: Mike Dean

I DO know that it has been mentioned but he was on Peter Crouchs podcast this week. :D
by Somethingfishy
Sun Feb 23, 2020 1:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR
Replies: 111
Views: 4182

Re: VAR

Only similar in that it hits their arms. Ben Mee had the ball hit at him from a matter of yards and had no time to get his arm (by his side) out of the way...if we both agree he didnt move it towards the ball? I certainly don't think he did. Smith watched the ball come right across in the air. He ha...
by Somethingfishy
Sun Feb 23, 2020 12:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A scenario relating to our penalty...
Replies: 29
Views: 1660

Re: A scenario relating to our penalty...

How about this one? If VAR had ruled that it was handball but not deliberate would they then have disallowed the Bournemouth goal because of handball in the build up? That is the new rule after all?
by Somethingfishy
Sun Feb 23, 2020 12:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR
Replies: 111
Views: 4182

Re: VAR

And Ben Mee at Southampton...could you clarity that one? Sure. If it had hit him as we were attacking..the goal would have been ruled out..but as he was defending it then becomes up to the ref and VAR to decide if there was any intent or how close it was to his body. The Ben Mee one could have gone...
by Somethingfishy
Sun Feb 23, 2020 12:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR
Replies: 111
Views: 4182

Re: VAR

MOTD cleared it up for me. On both occasions it hits the red Mansion logo on their shirts. This is at the very top of their arms.The bit they can move. That to me is handball. Too low for the shoulder. Harsh on Billing but the new rule is there now. The Smith one is more obvious..he knew what he was...
by Somethingfishy
Sat Feb 22, 2020 9:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Smoking in CFS
Replies: 59
Views: 2565

Re: Smoking in CFS

Inchy wrote:
Sat Feb 22, 2020 8:57 pm
I’m more worried about the amount of young lads in the CFS that feel the need to take a **** at half time. Constantly a line for the sit down bog. Must be some bad IBS in Burnley
Sniffer dogs would have a field day in there :D
by Somethingfishy
Sat Feb 15, 2020 10:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Caroline Flack found deceased
Replies: 172
Views: 8028

Re: Caroline Flack found deceased

Unfortunately they know that's what a lot of people want to read. Can guarantee the Sun will be full of tributes on Monday, after spending the last few weeks hounding her. The amount of people who thrive off celebrity culture (particularly the younger generation)s alarming and it is this that fuels...
by Somethingfishy
Sat Feb 15, 2020 9:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Caroline Flack found deceased
Replies: 172
Views: 8028

Re: Caroline Flack found deceased

Lord Beamish wrote:
Sat Feb 15, 2020 6:26 pm
Awww. I got under your skin, didn’t I?
An early candidate for goon of the year award to Lord Beamish. Found to make a foolish comment and decides to turn it into a trolling trip as a get out clause. On this thread of all threads. Remarkable stuff. Shows what we are up against on this very board.
by Somethingfishy
Sat Feb 15, 2020 9:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Caroline Flack found deceased
Replies: 172
Views: 8028

Re: Caroline Fleck found deceased

LoveCurryPies wrote:
Sat Feb 15, 2020 6:36 pm
You should be a detective, Frank. :lol:
Frank...is your last name Drebin by any chance? :D
by Somethingfishy
Mon Feb 03, 2020 6:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Ham's next 7 games
Replies: 59
Views: 3082

Re: West Ham's next 7 games

If we go down from this position we will have had to have gone on a shocking run for the rest of the season and we will deserve to go down. Current form suggests we will have no issues and even if we embark on a run like we did previous to this current form it rarely lasts for more than 4 or 5 games...
by Somethingfishy
Wed Jan 29, 2020 4:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Park view
Replies: 68
Views: 6760

Re: Park view

No mention of food and the last paragraph seems to suggest that they did away with the idea of serving food because they couldn't find the right person to run the pub. Be interesting to see how long it lasts. Makes you wonder if they have done their research. They mention the locals a lot. It will h...
by Somethingfishy
Tue Jan 14, 2020 6:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: William
Replies: 25
Views: 2227

Re: William

Harold certainly found out he was a bully..got one in the eye for his troubles :D
by Somethingfishy
Tue Jan 14, 2020 4:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Free snoods at Turf Moor (Leicester fans only)
Replies: 51
Views: 3539

Re: Free snoods at Turf Moor (Leicester fans only)

Gimmick City strike again. Is it only when they come to us that they get all these freebies or all their away games? At least it's not those awful clackers they use at every home game...although they will probably bring them with them. More annoying than a drum.
by Somethingfishy
Mon Jan 13, 2020 7:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gwyneth Paltrow
Replies: 36
Views: 2712

Re: Gwyneth Paltrow

I'd rather find out how it smelled in person tbh :D
by Somethingfishy
Mon Jan 13, 2020 7:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Burnley v Norwich City – Cup Ticket Information
Replies: 105
Views: 3913

Re: 2019/20: Burnley v Norwich City – Cup Ticket Information

Not sure what you mean by 'This time they have decided to add the season ticket holder discount onto the ticket'? But my understanding would be that ST holders will pay the ST holders price whether they get their own seat or another one and non ST holders will pay the slightly higher price. For the...
by Somethingfishy
Mon Jan 13, 2020 7:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Burnley v Norwich City – Cup Ticket Information
Replies: 105
Views: 3913

Re: 2019/20: Burnley v Norwich City – Cup Ticket Information

I hope CT or someone can clear this up for me. I am a season ticket holder in the JHU but for the Peterborough game i waited until the seats went on general sale and thought i would go in The BL with my daughter and because i bought the tickets online and before the day i got the discount. This time...
by Somethingfishy
Sun Jan 05, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Toney yes or no
Replies: 47
Views: 2935

Re: Toney yes or no

I thought Maddison clearly had technical ability way above the rest of his side, but he appeared incredibly greedy to me. Darren Ferguson in front of me was pulling his hair out at times with his decision making on the ball. This. I agree. Quite bemused by some on here saying he was their best play...
by Somethingfishy
Sun Jan 05, 2020 2:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Toney yes or no
Replies: 47
Views: 2935

Re: Toney yes or no

After seeing that we were “linked” with him I was looking forward to seeing what he was all about. Was more impressed with Maddison & Jade-Jones tbh. A yes from me..has the physical presence that we could utilise and is a lot quicker than our other forwards. Certainly a different option. A good pun...
by Somethingfishy
Fri Jan 03, 2020 11:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tomorrow's attendance
Replies: 28
Views: 1595

Re: Tomorrow's attendance

\i'm going with the daughter. Might get a chance to see Vydra etc. Put a fiver on Peterborough at 5/1...that way at least i get my gate money back with a bit for a few pints too :lol:
by Somethingfishy
Mon Dec 16, 2019 11:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: CFS likened to hillsbrough
Replies: 93
Views: 4515

Re: CFS likened to hillsbrough

I think the reference to Hillsborough is appalling to be honest but those pictures are damning, as is the response from our club. We've been gathering information from some Newcastle fan organisations today and also asking similarly of other clubs who have been and filled it this season. That was m...
by Somethingfishy
Mon Dec 16, 2019 10:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: CFS likened to hillsbrough
Replies: 93
Views: 4515

Re: CFS likened to hillsbrough

The CFS is spacious compared to the top tier at Villa. More of a corridor than a concourse. It is certainly in need of something doing but there are far worse out there.
by Somethingfishy
Mon Dec 16, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Second big screen
Replies: 36
Views: 2784

Re: Second big screen

They were planning on putting one up suspended on wires like at the Warsaw stadium and at Ice Hockey games but Dyche refused as he was worried it might interfere with the way we play.
by Somethingfishy
Mon Dec 16, 2019 4:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2020 Prick List
Replies: 107
Views: 4501

Re: 2020 Prick List

Another vote for Jon Lansman here. Manages to successfully combine being one with looking like one.
by Somethingfishy
Sun Dec 15, 2019 4:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Next labour leader?
Replies: 579
Views: 17806

Re: Next labour leader?

I remember the feeling of elation I had when Blair won in 1997...the whole county felt it. After 18 long years of devisive tory rule. Now here I am voting Tory for the first time elated that a far left party that failed to want to uphold a democratic decision its core voters wanted has got decisivel...