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by Rowls
Wed Nov 20, 2019 4:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 2509
Views: 30627

Re: General Election Is On

Damo is going to be really ****** off about how much this will cost. The cost is eye-watering. £11billion. But it means that the lowest paid workers in society get to keep more of their own money. It's the best possible way to help the lower paid and to encourage society to value work over welfare ...
by Rowls
Wed Nov 20, 2019 4:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 2509
Views: 30627

Re: General Election Is On

Best news so far of the GE:

https://www.bbc.com/news/election-2019-50492998

Boris Johnson Pledges to cut National Insurance Tax for anyone earning £12,500 or under.

Great boost for the lowest paid workers in society.

Brilliant.
by Rowls
Wed Nov 20, 2019 3:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Quick question
Replies: 7
Views: 371

Re: Quick question

The most useful thing I learned at university was that to get the best possible information you have to ask an intelligent question.
by Rowls
Tue Nov 19, 2019 4:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 96
Views: 5392

Re: Danny Drinkwater

Chris Boden on Twitter wrote:Danny Drinkwater got some more game time this afternoon as a young side lost 7-1 to Preston behind closed doors at Gawthorpe
by Rowls
Tue Nov 19, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Heaton Interview with Sky regarding his Career Path
Replies: 35
Views: 2229

Re: Heaton Interview with Sky regarding his Career Path

There was a doubt over his first team place here and he was getting -we beleive- a much larger offer at Villa.

Given the service he gave to Burnley FC he leaves with best wishes and his decision was understandable.
by Rowls
Mon Nov 18, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ROI vs Denmark
Replies: 35
Views: 1680

Re: ROI vs Denmark

Ah shoite
by Rowls
Mon Nov 18, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ROI vs Denmark
Replies: 35
Views: 1680

Re: ROI vs Denmark

GET IN!!!!

G'WAN IRELAND!!!
by Rowls
Mon Nov 18, 2019 9:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ROI vs Denmark
Replies: 35
Views: 1680

Re: ROI vs Denmark

How on earth can someone called "Martin Braithewaite" be Danish?

FFS
by Rowls
Mon Nov 18, 2019 7:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Robbie Blake on Brian Laws appointmemt
Replies: 103
Views: 3891

Re: Robbie Blake on Brian Laws appointmemt

I think it's important to note in all this that Coyle did an exceptional job of torpedoing BFC as he left. Feck sake, he even took the kit man with him! His job was to keep Notlob up and he made sure one of the relegation places would be filled before he got to Middlebrook. This is the reason I'll ...
by Rowls
Mon Nov 18, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Palace Game
Replies: 35
Views: 1982

Re: Palace Game

WestMidsClaret wrote:Hi Paul, I'll probably be visiting all 3 before the game :lol:


Look out for each other!
by Rowls
Mon Nov 18, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Palace Game
Replies: 35
Views: 1982

Re: Palace Game

Make sure you check the royal dyche out before kick off Might give it a go. I always gave it a miss before but that was a few years ago now and whoever is running it now is clearly doing so with a lot of passion and hard work. Maybe it still won't be my kind of boozer but I'll certainly give it a go.
by Rowls
Mon Nov 18, 2019 2:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Palace Game
Replies: 35
Views: 1982

Re: Palace Game

Leisure wrote:After the match can recommend a few beers in the Talbot, an Indian in the Shimla and then back to the Talbot for more beers and the band.


Might well take this advice! :D
by Rowls
Mon Nov 18, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Palace Game
Replies: 35
Views: 1982

Re: Palace Game

I'm coming up for it. It'll be my first home game for around 2 years (due to living in Spain and health reasons) staying over night (Saturday) couple of beers pre-match then quite a few after. Any decent pub to go to after the match that will have something on? Cheers. :D Same here Stu! First home ...
by Rowls
Sun Nov 17, 2019 2:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who is this that put us through agony?
Replies: 30
Views: 1947

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.


So if it had all happened one season leighter and we might all be talking about "The Leighton Game"!
by Rowls
Sun Nov 17, 2019 11:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bolton have a point
Replies: 27
Views: 1847

Re: Bolton have a point

Does that mean some folks will stop obsessing about it? What Rammy said. Although I'm not "obsessing" over it, just looking forward to the anniversary. I won't forgive Coyle, unless he apologizes and admits it was the wrong thing to do. And it isn't really anything to do with Bolton (I've...
by Rowls
Sun Nov 17, 2019 1:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bolton have a point
Replies: 27
Views: 1847

Re: Bolton have a point

There's less than 2 months to #TenYearsAhead day.
by Rowls
Fri Nov 15, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Andre Gray
Replies: 51
Views: 4432

Re: Andre Gray

"Burnley Linked in Daring Swoop for Hornets Star"
by Rowls
Fri Nov 15, 2019 1:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Great headers
Replies: 50
Views: 1304

Re: Great headers

This from Charlie Austin:

https://youtu.be/KCDVsfVofSM?t=71
by Rowls
Sat Nov 09, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Streams for today?
Replies: 6
Views: 582

Re: Streams for today?

Thanks Guller

Third one is working best for me:

https://www.footballtil.com/sports/soccer-match12.html
by Rowls
Thu Nov 07, 2019 4:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Phyllis (née) Simpson and daughter Carol
Replies: 0
Views: 312

Phyllis (née) Simpson and daughter Carol

Does anyone in Burnley know of a Phyllis Simpson who had a daughter called Carol? Phyllis would be very elderly if she’s still alive, probably in her late 80s or maybe even her 90s. Her daughter Carol would be 70 or 71. I’m asking for a friend who has lost touch with this side of his family who’ll b...
by Rowls
Thu Nov 07, 2019 9:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Anti semetism
Replies: 494
Views: 17565

Re: Anti semetism

by Rowls
Mon Nov 04, 2019 2:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Investment
Replies: 40
Views: 1152

Re: Investment

For a start Tarks and Taylor are both 26 and Mc Neil came from utd. Others currently are not playing - next McNeil came from Man Utd? Well let's not count him then. In fact let's not play him at all. Let's lodge a £60 million bid for Marcus Rashford, £35 million for Mason Greenwood, £40 million for...
by Rowls
Sun Nov 03, 2019 2:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 96
Views: 5392

Re: Danny Drinkwater

Rowls wrote:Complement = goes well with. Eg. "The bacon complements the fried eggs"

Compliment = to give praise. Eg. "I'd like to compliment you on your new haircut"


I was bored and couldn't sleep. :|
by Rowls
Sun Nov 03, 2019 1:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 96
Views: 5392

Re: Danny Drinkwater

FactualFrank wrote:You don't like complements then? :D xx


Complement = goes well with. Eg. "The bacon complements the fried eggs"

Compliment = to give praise. Eg. "I'd like to compliment you on your new haircut"
by Rowls
Sat Nov 02, 2019 7:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Having some trouble with tup
Replies: 21
Views: 1434

Re: Having some trouble with tup

You're mixing this up terribly Millertime. We talked about the culinary resurgence of mushy peas and mushy/mashed foodstuffs in general. I still maintain you're wrong to be so intransigent about humus but I accept your objections as one of conscientousness and do not wish to impinge upon your passio...
by Rowls
Fri Nov 01, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Crazy games
Replies: 31
Views: 988

Re: Crazy games

jrgbfc wrote:Yeah I've got a vague recollection of it. Got a feeling Andy Cooke might have scored 3 or 4 that day?


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G8cwiDR8JJM

Great air swing from Winstanley for the opening goal for York.

Payts was playing.
by Rowls
Fri Nov 01, 2019 9:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Crazy games
Replies: 31
Views: 988

Re: Crazy games

jrgbfc wrote:Yeah I've got a vague recollection of it. Got a feeling Andy Cooke might have scored 3 or 4 that day?


Chris Waddle season (IRC) so likely to be a partnership of Cook and Barnes up front, if we hadn't bought Payton in by that point.
by Rowls
Fri Nov 01, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Championship shirts
Replies: 19
Views: 1086

Re: Championship shirts

FactualFrank wrote:It's for the league's charity partner Mind, a mental health charity.


Ah, a charity partner.

Sets up that space nicely for a proper sponsor when the current arrangement runs out.

Or so says the cynic inside me.
by Rowls
Wed Oct 30, 2019 8:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Seven years and up there with the great Harry Potts
Replies: 37
Views: 1394

Re: ARTICLE: Seven years and up there with the great Harry Potts

Bring back a maximum wage, which we can meet, and i’d back Dyche to make us champions.
by Rowls
Tue Oct 29, 2019 4:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 2509
Views: 30627

Re: General Election Is On

You might be judge and jury on here Lancaster but it doesn't make you tasteful and it doesn't make you in any way right.

You should curb your insults and your constant Nazi-referencing.

You're like this board's Ken Livingstone.
by Rowls
Tue Oct 29, 2019 4:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Alleged "Racist" Burnley fan - case dropped
Replies: 54
Views: 3419

Re: Alleged "Racist" Burnley fan - case dropped

From the sounds of it this is very poor.

We should expect better of our public servants.
by Rowls
Tue Oct 29, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 2509
Views: 30627

Re: General Election Is On

Lancasterclaret wrote:Nah, always go in early with the Nazi references when the resident right wingers forget they are supposed to be reasonable.
by Rowls
Tue Oct 29, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 2509
Views: 30627

Re: General Election Is On

Lancasterclaret wrote:Why are you picking on me?


"picking on me"
by Rowls
Tue Oct 29, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 2509
Views: 30627

Re: General Election Is On

Lancasterclaret wrote:Bloody hell

Have you just tweeted from the Nuremberg rally?


You went Hitler on page 2 Lancs.

Should've saved it for later.
by Rowls
Tue Oct 29, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 2509
Views: 30627

Re: General Election Is On

jrgbfc wrote:As opposed to staying in the country and dodging tax anyway through offshore schemes/expensive accountants.


Well yeah that's what they do but it's the same result - they dodge the tax (legally) and the burden falls, one way or another, onto somebody poorer.
by Rowls
Tue Oct 29, 2019 2:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 2509
Views: 30627

Re: General Election Is On

Punitive? The poor pay proportionally more of their income in tax than the rich. They don’t have the option to pay accountants, tax advisers or to join evasion/ avoidance schemes. Or of course the ability to leave the country to live in a tax haven. Yet, it is not the avoiders that get your critici...
by Rowls
Tue Oct 29, 2019 12:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Diving=Cheating. Fouling = Cheating??
Replies: 26
Views: 837

Re: Diving=Cheating. Fouling = Cheating??

There seems to be a clear dividing line drawn by the majority of the footballing fraternity, but especially fans, that fouling is ok (it’s a contact sport) but diving is frowned upon as serious cheating. To me both are cheating, with the physical more planned, I always knew a second or so before I ...
by Rowls
Tue Oct 29, 2019 11:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 2509
Views: 30627

Re: General Election Is On

Has anyone actually ever done that? Very often this is hot air but rich regularly move their assets abroad to avoid punative tax regimes. Here's a very recent, high profile example of it happening in France: https://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/world/europe/gerard-depardieu-called-pathetic-for-leavin...
by Rowls
Mon Oct 28, 2019 8:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds v Burnley - U23 Latest
Replies: 61
Views: 4253

Re: Leeds v Burnley - U23 Latest

Finished 1-1

13 unbeaten for us at this level now but lots and lots of draws.
by Rowls
Mon Oct 28, 2019 8:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Expensive gloat.
Replies: 12
Views: 1064

Re: Expensive gloat.

Way too much money to spend on a frivolous jaunt to the nether regions of the football league.

Not worth it.
by Rowls
Mon Oct 28, 2019 8:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds v Burnley - U23 Latest
Replies: 61
Views: 4253

Re: Leeds v Burnley - U23 Latest

Our number 17 is fast Name? Think that's Joel Mumbongo? He looks strong and powerful but could do with lifting his head up from time to time. :) edit - no, I think Mumbongo is 14, Bayode is 17. He did the Kindon style "push and run" technique to take on the defender. Not seen that in a wh...
by Rowls
Mon Oct 28, 2019 8:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds v Burnley - U23 Latest
Replies: 61
Views: 4253

Re: Leeds v Burnley - U23 Latest

FCBurnley wrote:Much prefer old fashioned score updates from CT rather than cryptic comments. Assume we are 1 down


You can watch it live on youtube:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iDPX5lc-_-E
by Rowls
Mon Oct 28, 2019 7:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Keith Vaz
Replies: 24
Views: 1595

Re: Keith Vaz

If a Sunday national newspaper sets up a politician in a sting involving rent boys and cocaine you can have good confidence that they know (or at least suspect) that rent boys and cocaine are the norm for the said politician.
by Rowls
Mon Oct 28, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lighting outside Jimmy M stand
Replies: 16
Views: 1509

Re: Lighting outside Jimmy M stand

Best wishes to your wife Foreverly Claret.

Sounds like a nasty fall. Hope she's on the mend soon.
by Rowls
Mon Oct 28, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds v Burnley - U23 Latest
Replies: 61
Views: 4253

Re: Leeds v Burnley - U23 Latest

Free kick edge of box.

C'mon Young Clarets!
by Rowls
Mon Oct 28, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds v Burnley - U23 Latest
Replies: 61
Views: 4253

Re: Leeds v Burnley - U23 Latest

Thanks CT

***

Oohhhhhh - that's better young Clarets.
by Rowls
Mon Oct 28, 2019 7:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds v Burnley - U23 Latest
Replies: 61
Views: 4253

Re: Leeds v Burnley - U23 Latest

ClaretTony wrote:Andy Farrell in charge for third game in succession with no sign of Steve Stone.


Strange.
by Rowls
Mon Oct 28, 2019 7:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds v Burnley - U23 Latest
Replies: 61
Views: 4253

Re: Leeds v Burnley - U23 Latest

Our team: Lukas Jensen, Ryan Cooney, Scott Wilson, Anthony Glennon, Ali Koiki, Ne-Jai Tucker, Christian N’Guessan, Adam Phillips, Josh Benson, Lewis Richardson, Rob Harker. Hi CT I can't normally follow the U23s and don't know the players other than by their names. Are they wearing 1-11 in that ord...
by Rowls
Mon Oct 28, 2019 7:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds v Burnley - U23 Latest
Replies: 61
Views: 4253

Re: Leeds v Burnley - U23 Latest

Thanks CT

We've got a live YouTube stream from Leeds account:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iDPX5lc-_-E

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