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by mikeS
Mon Aug 03, 2020 4:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who's eating out to help out?
Replies: 57
Views: 1893

Re: Who's eating out to help out?

Rhode Island in Burnley- there this morning all 50% off.
Eat out to help out!
by mikeS
Sun Aug 02, 2020 7:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Eddie gone
Replies: 213
Views: 8049

Re: Eddie gone

One point. That’s all it took.
by mikeS
Sat Aug 01, 2020 7:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Evgeny Lebedev (politics)
Replies: 16
Views: 1063

Re: Evgeny Lebedev (politics)

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by mikeS
Fri Jul 31, 2020 8:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley to merge with Blackburn
Replies: 36
Views: 2817

Re: Burnley to merge with Blackburn

For restructure read austerity. More cuts and savings to divert cash to the south east.
by mikeS
Tue Jul 28, 2020 8:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dean Smith to go at Villa
Replies: 81
Views: 7273

Re: Dean Smith to go at Villa

The barmy world of football.
by mikeS
Thu Jul 23, 2020 5:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Reminiscing
Replies: 108
Views: 3206

Re: Reminiscing

Ben - have you a Youtube channel with your old videos of BUrnley on?
by mikeS
Wed Jul 22, 2020 11:12 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: In 50 years time where will SD figure in burnley history ?
Replies: 37
Views: 1282

Re: In 50 years time where will SD figure in burnley history ?

Will I be able to take a jet pack into Turf Moor in 50 years time?
by mikeS
Wed Jul 15, 2020 3:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BBC/Guardian announce job cuts
Replies: 49
Views: 1488

Re: BBC/Guardian announce job cuts

The One Show. One I hope is on the bin list.
by mikeS
Sun Jul 12, 2020 9:02 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England’s Number 1
Replies: 41
Views: 2560

England’s Number 1

Vote vote vote ... BBC Sport site
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by mikeS
Wed Jul 08, 2020 6:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Every adult to be given £500 voucher
Replies: 92
Views: 4278

Re: Every adult to be given £500 voucher

Wow! £10 off pies Hotdogs and Twixes at the Turf - but only in August ....DOh!!!
by mikeS
Wed Jul 08, 2020 10:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley interested in Paul Cook
Replies: 67
Views: 5204

Re: Burnley interested in Paul Cook

What vacancies are their in the PL right now that Dyche can move to that are in a better position than Burnley?
by mikeS
Mon Jul 06, 2020 10:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wigan
Replies: 199
Views: 11533

Re: Wigan

Rod Liddle Wrote a decent piece about Wigin yesterday. The unknown owners behind them would concern any football fan. Hopefully their predicament never happens here.
by mikeS
Wed Jul 01, 2020 8:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Parking at Towneley
Replies: 12
Views: 1192

Re: Parking at Towneley

80p an hour outside the hall.
by mikeS
Wed Jul 01, 2020 5:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Jimmy Adamson, Gary Rowell and the Battle of Turf Moor
Replies: 11
Views: 713

Re: ARTICLE: Jimmy Adamson, Gary Rowell and the Battle of Turf Moor

Been watching ‘Sunderland Till I Die’ on Netflix during lockdown. Well worth a watch if you’ve not seen it. Sunderland have a great set Of supporters and The programme shows the suffering theyve experienced these last three to four seasons. They’ve missed out on promotion again this year with the lo...
by mikeS
Sat Jun 27, 2020 12:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley looks like Benidorm
Replies: 9
Views: 2017

Re: Burnley looks like Benidorm

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by mikeS
Fri Jun 26, 2020 4:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: REPORT: Back home with a much needed win against Watford
Replies: 11
Views: 808

Re: REPORT: Back home with a much needed win against Watford

A good three points last night well done to the lads for performing in the heat what was it 28C?

Played in front of the Smallest gate ever for a league match at Turf Moor?
by mikeS
Thu Jun 25, 2020 10:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Worrying times
Replies: 112
Views: 6096

Re: Worrying times

Paper talk. Hopefully. UTC
by mikeS
Sun Jun 21, 2020 7:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The football so far.
Replies: 45
Views: 1501

Re: The football so far.

Can’t say I’ve been excited by what I’ve seen.
I think it’s because my team weren’t playing.
Roll on tomorrow night.
UTC
by mikeS
Tue Jun 16, 2020 3:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Marcus Rashford
Replies: 107
Views: 2578

Re: Marcus Rashford

Well done Marcus Rashford for his campaign, fund-raising and worthy cause in feeding poor families. Good on him.
by mikeS
Thu Jun 04, 2020 8:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Ten Burnley defeats that really hurt
Replies: 81
Views: 2342

Re: ARTICLE: Ten Burnley defeats that really hurt

Hillsborough 74' was the worst for me. It haunted me for weeks that experience. I can still hear the deafening "Howay the lads" and wonder how we lost that game after the form we had been in. The football special trains that left Burnley Central that were ceremoniously smashed up on the way back, wi...
by mikeS
Thu Jun 04, 2020 7:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: It’s Monday at the Etihad – dates for first three games
Replies: 44
Views: 3080

Re: Monday at Man City

The Times suggesting Burnley's first three fixtures are:
Man City (a) Monday 22nd June 8pm.
Watford (H) Thursday 25th June 6pm.
Palace (a) Monday 29th June 8pm.
by mikeS
Thu Jun 04, 2020 5:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Barley
Replies: 34
Views: 2449

Re: Barley

Earlier in the lockdown, just down from the car park on the roughlee road, a large sign saying “GO HOME - NHS workers live here” had been nailed to a tree. That’s been taken down now. Pendle Inn are serving take away food. Fish and chips £10. The cabin on the car par park is open for foot and take a...
by mikeS
Thu Jun 04, 2020 5:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 5 subs allowed in remaining games
Replies: 60
Views: 1509

Re: 5 subs allowed in remaining games

Not known the League to change its rules mid-season.
by mikeS
Tue Jun 02, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dave Burnley '2 options legal, 2 illegal'
Replies: 212
Views: 7628

Re: Dave Burnley '2 options legal, 2 illegal'

Have the League not issued instructions to the clubs on who can/ cannot, should/ should not attend close-doors games?
by mikeS
Sun May 31, 2020 2:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Farmers fields
Replies: 78
Views: 3479

Re: Farmers fields

I’ve just seen photos posted in Ightenhill FB page. There’s a load of litter scattered all over the place. I’d love to have watched the farmer spraying cow excrement On the ones that left it. Good on him.
by mikeS
Thu May 28, 2020 7:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Season restart
Replies: 101
Views: 3374

Re: Season restart

Have the club considered using the cricket club or the gym to keep the teams apart?
by mikeS
Wed May 27, 2020 6:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rate Your Sausage
Replies: 48
Views: 1837

Re: Rate Your Sausage

Natural skins are the key to a good sausage. We used to get them in salt wrapped in newspaper from the abbatoir. Soaked in cold water they then slide easily onto the sausage machine. Lots of Supermarket sausages Are plastic skins that stay in your gut for days until they dissolve. A good mix of Minc...
by mikeS
Wed May 27, 2020 6:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your best score on Ken Bruce-Pop Master
Replies: 74
Views: 1797

Re: Your best score on Ken Bruce-Pop Master

Love Ken’s show every morning. Part of my everyday routine
by mikeS
Mon May 25, 2020 6:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Book Recommendations Please: WWI
Replies: 31
Views: 678

Re: Book Recommendations Please: WWI

Not non fiction but there are some very good fictional stories of WW1 - Sebastian Faulkes - Birdsong and Pat Barkers trilogy The Ghost Road.
by mikeS
Mon May 25, 2020 1:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wembley - 11th anniversary
Replies: 56
Views: 1970

Re: Wembley - 11th anniversary

Superb day out at Wembley.
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by mikeS
Sat May 23, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hotel Prices.
Replies: 40
Views: 2116

Re: Hotel Prices.

There will probably be offers on for longer stays as lots of overseas visitors will stay away probably until next year.
by mikeS
Tue May 19, 2020 1:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Saving Burnley Town Centre
Replies: 66
Views: 5779

Re: Burnley Town Centre R.I.P.

Oddies open again now. Haffners pie factory open on Marlboro Street but no pork pies or steak n kidney yeSterday. Meat and potato, chicken and mushroom and chicken curry available.
by mikeS
Wed May 13, 2020 1:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Would Donald Trump be a good owner for Burnley Football Club?
Replies: 23
Views: 900

Re: Would Donald Trump be a good owner for Burnley Football Club?

I’d give over going if trump became chairman.
I can’t stand that man.
by mikeS
Tue May 12, 2020 4:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stay Alert
Replies: 499
Views: 10720

Re: Stay Alert

I don’t get the excercise / don’t exercise in the park bit.
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by mikeS
Fri May 08, 2020 9:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VE Day 1945 - What were your family doing?
Replies: 54
Views: 1237

Re: VE Day 1945 - What were your family doing?

My dad was in the Grenadiers and on guard at Windsor Castle. I had an Uncle in the RAF in India and an uncle in the BEF who was Then in Greece but had been through Dunkirk, Sicily, Italy. My mum was working at Lucas making electrical gear for fighting vehicles.
by mikeS
Tue May 05, 2020 1:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Aldi
Replies: 159
Views: 5406

Re: Aldi

Ccccccc corona time at Aldi BUrnley. ( yesterday )
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by mikeS
Mon May 04, 2020 1:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid19 testing at turf moor
Replies: 7
Views: 756

Re: Covid19 testing at turf moor

There’s supposed to be a mobile testing service in town today - according to the defence Sec who mentioned it on breakfast telly this morning.
by mikeS
Wed Apr 29, 2020 5:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sir Richard Branson
Replies: 103
Views: 5036

Re: Sir Richard Branson

He makes crap pop too.
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by mikeS
Fri Apr 24, 2020 9:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Would Bob Lord have passed a " fit & proper owner's " test ?
Replies: 36
Views: 1417

Re: Would Bob Lord have passed a " fit & proper owner's " test ?

The pies were ok but what went in the sausages during the war and the ration was anyone’s guess. There were the court cases of underweight turkeys, livestock sourced from unregistered providers across Cumbria and one court case ( the ox liver case) just prior to him becoming chairman that could have...
by mikeS
Thu Apr 23, 2020 10:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Would Bob Lord have passed a " fit & proper owner's " test ?
Replies: 36
Views: 1417

Re: Would Bob Lord have passed a " fit & proper owner's " test ?

I think Clarets4me's right, Lord would have welcomed the sky television money and understood that staying in the Premier league was vital. However, don't think he would have liked Sky calling the shots on when games were played and there would have been a clash there. I'd be less sure of him spendin...
by mikeS
Thu Apr 16, 2020 8:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Flexible plastic rod
Replies: 27
Views: 1378

Re: Flexible plastic rod

This place sell plastic extrusions.
https://www.tubewayextrusions.com/plast ... gK5cvD_BwE
by mikeS
Tue Apr 14, 2020 3:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Donald Trump
Replies: 1745
Views: 49450

Re: Donald Trump

Trumps press conference last night was worth staying up for. I thought , I’ll give it ten minutes, then another half hour went by. The “total control” bit seems to have done him some damage according to this mornings reports. If you missed it do watch the whole 1 hour plus it goes on for without a c...
by mikeS
Mon Apr 06, 2020 5:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: John Haworth – July 1910 to December 1924
Replies: 14
Views: 470

Re: ARTICLE: John Haworth – July 1910 to December 1924

In terms of silverware, no other manager has (so far) achieved what John Howarth did. Harry Potts came close.
by mikeS
Mon Apr 06, 2020 5:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: John Haworth – July 1910 to December 1924
Replies: 14
Views: 470

Re: ARTICLE: John Haworth – July 1910 to December 1924

In terms of silverware, no other manager has. So far achieved what John Howarth did. Harry Potts came close.
by mikeS
Mon Apr 06, 2020 5:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Calling all Ightenhill residents
Replies: 14
Views: 1834

Re: Calling all Ightenhill residents

I made the ightenhill video. Shot on a phone and edited back at home.
You are allowed to go for a walk A day aren’t you?
by mikeS
Mon Apr 06, 2020 7:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Calling all Ightenhill residents
Replies: 14
Views: 1834

Re: Calling all Ightenhill residents

Lived there most of my life.
This was filmed last Sunday.
https://youtu.be/YPpAZvLTUWA
by mikeS
Sat Apr 04, 2020 4:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Night George Foreman fought five men
Replies: 4
Views: 673

The Night George Foreman fought five men

I came across this while surfing YouTube earlier and can’t recall when it took place. Fascinating If you’re a boxing Fan
https://youtu.be/Oi-P7I6pZvQ
by mikeS
Sat Apr 04, 2020 12:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Labour Leadership Election
Replies: 220
Views: 5713

Re: Labour Leadership Election

Well done to Starmer on winning. Hope that he now forms a credible shadow cabinet. Good luck.
by mikeS
Fri Apr 03, 2020 7:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley foodbank
Replies: 17
Views: 863

Re: Burnley foodbank

On BBC NW tonight. After an increase in demand They need whatever people can give.
by mikeS
Thu Apr 02, 2020 9:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Enzo from Enzos Pizza R.I.P
Replies: 23
Views: 2165

Re: Enzo from Enzos Pizza R.I.P

Very sorry to hear your news Karate. My condolences and Best wishes to you and all your family. ❤️