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by aclaretinstevenage
Tue Dec 01, 2020 8:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: This is why
Replies: 87
Views: 3334

Re: This is why

Just watched that and it is shocking that the situation exists - for whatever reason ! The thought though that some selfish greedy idiots are "robbing" food from this kind of service is just disgusting.
by aclaretinstevenage
Mon Nov 30, 2020 3:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FA Cup Draw Thread
Replies: 94
Views: 3865

Re: FA Cup Draw Thread

Non-league teams in the draw are, Chorley, Marine, Stevenage, Stockport, and as CT states Canvey Island or Boreham Wood, I think that's them all, and they'll all be hoping to land a big fish, and the money generated could be vital to their survival. You may have missed it tiger but Stevenage stayed...
by aclaretinstevenage
Sun Nov 29, 2020 8:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Classic albums revisited
Replies: 111
Views: 2281

Re: Classic albums revisited

Wishbone Ash - Argus
Supertramp - Crime of the Century
Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin 2
Springsteen - The River
by aclaretinstevenage
Thu Nov 26, 2020 3:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 1962 Cup Final Preparation
Replies: 21
Views: 809

Photo of the Legends

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My West Ham supporting mate sent me this today, I have not seen this before but love it.
by aclaretinstevenage
Mon Nov 16, 2020 10:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Add a word to ruin a movie
Replies: 182
Views: 3431

Re: Add a word to ruin a movie

UP yours
by aclaretinstevenage
Wed Nov 11, 2020 4:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Last Man Standing is launched
Replies: 235
Views: 5029

Re: Last Man Standing is launched

I'm in, Just sent payment by Paypal.
by aclaretinstevenage
Fri Nov 06, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 1960's English football quiz
Replies: 22
Views: 567

Re: 1960's English football quiz

13 / 15.

Messed up Citeh cups and 3 time FA Cup losers.

Not too shoddy though.
by aclaretinstevenage
Thu Nov 05, 2020 7:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bonfire night
Replies: 58
Views: 1666

Re: Bonfire night

I'm reminiscing! https://www.facebook.com/burnleyofficial/photos/pcb.997364400284071/997364126950765/?__cft__[0]=AZXPx79STjEUVZmO57nyjzDxBgV6amnfJLh5XXdwJTF5kSa4t8aPy4EZMKk8rP1Xdlg9g0i4beHDHicI02wK_q0cBHErpNioKYkWnrjM05mz2czGp-UASO0iq7L0sI927QLzxVQpRK2dFMU9g1tOmqRxXwqS5eWa3rC71NozioSeut9eIDsOfoUJFtq...
by aclaretinstevenage
Tue Nov 03, 2020 9:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Motor Neurone Disease
Replies: 32
Views: 1588

Re: Motor Neurone Disease

Frank, I lost my brother in law to MND in April 2019, I visited him and my sister weekly as much to support my sister as anything but to watch a fit strong hard working man in his very early seventies deteriorate over just two years was truly awful. Pete's condition started with his legs and worked ...
by aclaretinstevenage
Thu Oct 29, 2020 3:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Three week total NATIONAL lockdown before it's too late?
Replies: 212
Views: 6028

Re: Three week total NATIONAL lockdown before it's too late?

And repeat every few months until "the scientists" stumble across a different approach! I'm not sure why Stevenage should be locked down due to high volume of cases in Newcastle? Will flights / travel to and from Europe be stopped during this inevitable second lockdown? There was no ban in the first...
by aclaretinstevenage
Thu Oct 22, 2020 4:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Crawley boss John Yems on their performance last night
Replies: 17
Views: 1821

Re: Crawley boss John Yems on their performance last night

Saw another interview with him on EFL show at the weekend, more like the sort of stuff that goes on in Non League. Can't say I see him as any kind of motivator, kick,b*****k and bite is a very limited style in dealing with footballers in my experience. i'm not sure the club's directors will feel com...
by aclaretinstevenage
Sun Oct 18, 2020 8:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Promotion rivals sign Thomas
Replies: 16
Views: 1488

Re: ARTICLE: Promotion rivals sign Thomas

This transfer dissappointed me more than any other, great player was Dave Thomas.
by aclaretinstevenage
Thu Oct 15, 2020 2:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Statement on PPV, Season Tickets and Project Big Picture
Replies: 48
Views: 2323

Re: ARTICLE: Statement on PPV, Season Tickets and Project Big Picture

Good article. I concur with all the views expressed in the article.
by aclaretinstevenage
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Boyd out in the cold at Posh
Replies: 25
Views: 1867

Re: ARTICLE: Boyd out in the cold at Posh

nil_desperandum wrote:
Tue Oct 13, 2020 8:00 pm
I was referring to the pay cut bit, (i.e. putting us on a par with Stevenage). Maybe I should have used a smiley? ;)
Sorry, a bit slow on the uptake!
by aclaretinstevenage
Tue Oct 13, 2020 7:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Boyd out in the cold at Posh
Replies: 25
Views: 1867

Re: ARTICLE: Boyd out in the cold at Posh

nil_desperandum wrote:
Tue Oct 13, 2020 7:20 pm
... or Turf Moor.
Age is against him for a return to Turf Moor i'd have thought and if he can't get a regular spot in the Posh side I would think not.
by aclaretinstevenage
Tue Oct 13, 2020 6:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Boyd out in the cold at Posh
Replies: 25
Views: 1867

Re: ARTICLE: Boyd out in the cold at Posh

I watched "Boydie" starting out at Stevenage and thought he was great for Burnley in his time with us. If he takes a serious salary cut he could finish off back at Stevenage!!
by aclaretinstevenage
Tue Oct 13, 2020 6:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Repair Shop
Replies: 35
Views: 1715

Re: The Repair Shop

FactualFrank wrote:
Tue Oct 13, 2020 4:33 pm
Have any of you watched American Pickers?
Yes often tune in. I'm often amazed at the amount of stuff people hoard and confused as to why having invited "pickers" onto / into their properties they often don't want to sell anything!.

Not sure about Danielle's tattoos though!
by aclaretinstevenage
Tue Oct 13, 2020 5:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Repair Shop
Replies: 35
Views: 1715

Re: The Repair Shop

Yep!, series link The Repair Shop, nice easy to watch programme while marvelling at the skills of the experts.

A friend said to me "it's awful, full of rich people getting things repaired for free" I thought that was a strange view of such a simple programme!!
by aclaretinstevenage
Sat Oct 10, 2020 2:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Brom v Burnley on Sky Box Office
Replies: 280
Views: 9721

Re: West Brom v Burnley on Sky Box Office

I have a season ticket at Stevenage, I get a free match pass for the iFollow coverage of all home games in lieu of being able to go to games. If I wish to watch away games I can pay £10 which I won't. I think it's scandalous that Burnley ST Holders are being ripped off for a further £15 per game to ...
by aclaretinstevenage
Thu Oct 08, 2020 4:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The club's nicknames
Replies: 34
Views: 1801

Re: The club's nicknames

I remember The Turfites being used when I was at Primary School from 1960, and I'm from "down sowf"!!
by aclaretinstevenage
Thu Oct 08, 2020 2:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England vs Wales
Replies: 135
Views: 6423

Re: England vs Wales

FactualFrank wrote:
Thu Oct 08, 2020 11:34 am
Pope expected to start.
Listening to Southgate last night, I would think Pope will start and Henderson will come on for the second half. He's still in the Pickford supporters camp!
by aclaretinstevenage
Sun Oct 04, 2020 9:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tony Pulis
Replies: 52
Views: 3977

Re: Tony Pulis

CFS wrote:
Thu Sep 10, 2020 10:44 pm
Bt sport score for me
Saw that for the first time last week after a round of golf. It will be the last time I watch it. Absolute garbage.

Just my opinion of of course.
by aclaretinstevenage
Sun Oct 04, 2020 7:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: today’s footy (Sunday)
Replies: 307
Views: 6366

Re: today’s footy (Sunday)

jrgbfc wrote:
Sun Oct 04, 2020 5:50 pm
When you're even making Serge Aurier look good something is majorly wrong :lol:
Absolutely this! ;)
by aclaretinstevenage
Fri Oct 02, 2020 7:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Predictions vs Geordies
Replies: 41
Views: 1564

Re: Predictions vs Geordies

Got to agree with Quickenthetempo and a last on MOTD dull 0 - 0
by aclaretinstevenage
Fri Oct 02, 2020 7:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: would you, or would you not
Replies: 22
Views: 1834

Re: would you, or would you not

Having worked in London for 30 odd years I've seen a good few stop and play in St Pancras, but that guy is seriously good. This guy often plays in Stevenage and I'm always compelled to stop, listen and drop a few coins in his case, https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&source=web&rct=j&url=https://www.you...
by aclaretinstevenage
Fri Oct 02, 2020 1:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: We’ve got Willie Willie Morgan on the wing.
Replies: 33
Views: 1471

Re: We’ve got Willie Willie Morgan on the wing.

It's also the birthday of Mitchell Thomas, he's 56 today.
by aclaretinstevenage
Fri Oct 02, 2020 11:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: We’ve got Willie Willie Morgan on the wing.
Replies: 33
Views: 1471

Re: We’ve got Willie Willie Morgan on the wing.

Willie Morgan is 76........bugger that ages a lot of us doesn't it!

Happy Birthday Willie
by aclaretinstevenage
Wed Sep 30, 2020 3:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football isn't just another business.
Replies: 10
Views: 479

Re: Football isn't just another business.

I think the article is spot on regardless of who the author supports.

I am a fan of Sean Dyche but he has got this one totally wrong
by aclaretinstevenage
Wed Sep 30, 2020 11:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Shipman.....
Replies: 24
Views: 1650

Re: Shipman.....

Having just administered a lethal injection to another victim he stayed for a chat and a cup of tea with the husband! Cold calculating professional b*****d, as said the GMC should have struck him off for the Todmorden cases but failed, they even told the Police officer to go away it was none of his ...
by aclaretinstevenage
Mon Sep 28, 2020 5:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Last Man Standing Competition
Replies: 94
Views: 3395

Re: Last Man Standing Competition

I'll play. I am already in two such "games" this week I chose Chelsea in one and Spurs in the other FML!!! Without wishing to interfere with the admins' setting up, can I suggest a couple of things as follows, If a player fails to make a selection in time (there can be many reasons why) they then ge...
by aclaretinstevenage
Mon Sep 28, 2020 5:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Halifax APP Scam
Replies: 12
Views: 1639

Re: Halifax APP Scam

Mt daughter recently got scammed.......banks with HSBC.....

Horrible experience settled now and the bank reimbursed her so all well that ends well but I guess she was lucky.

Be careful out there loads of scumbags at it these days.
by aclaretinstevenage
Sun Sep 27, 2020 4:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today’s footy / handball rule
Replies: 78
Views: 2331

Re: Today’s footy / handball rule

Absolutely ruining the game from a spectator viewpoint BUT! the TV Companies will love it as it gives them something to talk about even when the game has been crap.....especially in games where Moanrinho is involved. I'll keep using streams rather than renew my Sky Sports subscription until the game...
by aclaretinstevenage
Fri Sep 25, 2020 5:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hampstead Claret and The Boss
Replies: 14
Views: 1377

Re: Hampstead Claret and The Boss

Strange how we can miss someone we never knew!

I recall having almost identical music taste as Hampstead Claret and it feels like that year has flown by.

Thanks for posting the video link.
by aclaretinstevenage
Fri Sep 25, 2020 4:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is Dyche overstepping the mark now?
Replies: 103
Views: 5490

Re: Is Dyche overstepping the mark now?

JohnMac wrote:
Fri Sep 25, 2020 4:49 pm
He is like Gordon Strachan only funny.
Brilliant!
by aclaretinstevenage
Thu Sep 24, 2020 4:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will You Be Downloading the App?
Replies: 166
Views: 6276

Re: Will You Be Downloading the App?

We now need It for entry to our Clubhouse at the golf club, so downloaded the app simply today, no data required except first part of postcode. Don't see anything sinister here.
by aclaretinstevenage
Sun Sep 20, 2020 8:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Night follows day
Replies: 4
Views: 875

Re: Night follows day

I think he was pointing to his heart....or wondering why he doesn't have one!! Way too soft.
by aclaretinstevenage
Sat Sep 19, 2020 12:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Coventry v QPR
Replies: 37
Views: 2158

Re: Coventry v QPR

Is the current Mercedes ownership in any way responsible for their activities some 80 years ago? It’s akin to saying that we’re responsible for the actions of the British Empire. To me the whole point of these protesters seems to be to shame our History, surely the same then should apply to Mercede...
by aclaretinstevenage
Sat Sep 19, 2020 12:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Coventry v QPR
Replies: 37
Views: 2158

Re: Coventry v QPR

So what do you say to those who still support it such as Raheem Sterling and Lewis Hamilton who displays his support for BLM on the F1 circuit? Maybe I'd ask Hamilton if it's only Black Slaves that he remembers with his padlock nonsense. A quick bit of research of both Mercedes Benz and Hugo Boss w...
by aclaretinstevenage
Wed Sep 16, 2020 7:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Macclesfield wound up
Replies: 41
Views: 3250

Re: Macclesfield wound up

This is a club that has been in total crisis since long before COVID. The players haven't been getting paid, a former manager is still owed almost £200,000 and that's not Sol Campbell. This, sadly, is another tale of downright bad ownership. I'm convinced that the EFL foresaw this when they appeale...
by aclaretinstevenage
Mon Sep 14, 2020 10:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: QUIZ: Higher or Lower
Replies: 8
Views: 690

Re: QUIZ: Higher or Lower

27.
by aclaretinstevenage
Wed Sep 09, 2020 7:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Trial crowds at Doncaster Races
Replies: 22
Views: 887

Re: Trial crowds at Doncaster Races

Quickenthetempo wrote:
Wed Sep 09, 2020 5:47 pm
Costing the racecourse 250k by all accounts.

The council might be getting a bill?
Don't the council own the racecourse? Given the suggested problems caused due to the Cheltenham Festival a local authority can't be seen to be taking such a risk can they?
by aclaretinstevenage
Tue Sep 08, 2020 9:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your top six favourite guitar players
Replies: 114
Views: 2875

Re: Your top six favourite guitar players

and that's a new one for me, equally as good, thank you :) so now I'll see you and raise you lol https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VZJNbVRmI80 I'll play KateR..... :) :) https://youtu.be/-kmm5VXtLi0 and https://youtu.be/UEHwO_UEp7A. That girl is some performer...a latter day Janis Joplin perhaps!!
by aclaretinstevenage
Tue Sep 08, 2020 7:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your top six favourite guitar players
Replies: 114
Views: 2875

Re: Your top six favourite guitar players

KateR wrote:
Tue Sep 08, 2020 6:18 pm
am just going to leave this here if anyone is interested

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DVc4RSjnb00

Excellent hadn't seen that before!

Beth gets about.......here with Joe Bonamassa.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KFphuiMxA7I
by aclaretinstevenage
Tue Sep 08, 2020 5:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your top six favourite guitar players
Replies: 114
Views: 2875

Re: Your top six favourite guitar players

Joe Bonamassa
Rory Gallagher
Jimmy Page
David Gilmour
Mark Knopfler
Jimi Hendrix
by aclaretinstevenage
Fri Sep 04, 2020 9:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who will fill Premier Relegation places
Replies: 48
Views: 2132

Re: Who will fill Premier Relegation places

Fulham
West Brom
Palace.
by aclaretinstevenage
Thu Sep 03, 2020 4:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Could it still be five subs from nine next season?
Replies: 28
Views: 1661

Re: Could it still be five subs from nine next season?

Good news, the mob of 6 have enough advantage as it is.
by aclaretinstevenage
Thu Sep 03, 2020 3:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Let's see who gets closest with these two questions
Replies: 35
Views: 1515

Re: Let's see who gets closest with these two questions

ClaretTony wrote:
Thu Sep 03, 2020 3:22 pm
Absolutely he did, missed that one.
Well there's a thing. I'll go and do the lottery now. :D :D
by aclaretinstevenage
Thu Sep 03, 2020 2:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Let's see who gets closest with these two questions
Replies: 35
Views: 1515

Re: Let's see who gets closest with these two questions

1. 574 players in total

2, 387 scorers.

Wild guesses of course.