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by Vintage Claret
Mon Jul 22, 2019 5:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Man on the Moon..
Replies: 111
Views: 2086

Re: Man on the Moon..

If it was faked then somehow NASA managed to get Jodrell Bank to join in on the conspiracy as well as I was listening to one of their scientists on the radio last week describing how JB tracked Apollo 11 all the way to the moon and the surface and back! They also tracked and un-manned Soviet craft t...
by Vintage Claret
Sat Jul 20, 2019 8:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Man on the Moon..
Replies: 111
Views: 2086

Re: Man on the Moon..

I'm not religious bobinho, so best avoid that one. I just find it hard to believe nobody has been back in 50 years. Such a race to be the first, then nothing. There were 5 more moon landings after Apollo 11, the last was in 1972 and by that time interest in the 'space race' had subsided and the USA...
by Vintage Claret
Sat Jul 20, 2019 8:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Pub - Vintage Claret
Replies: 39
Views: 2853

Re: New Pub - Vintage Claret

Well, now I know how proud Sean Dyche feels having a Burnley pub named after him ;-)
by Vintage Claret
Wed Jul 17, 2019 12:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: HTFC - Home Kit
Replies: 108
Views: 4298

Re: And people thought ours was bad...

Got to to be a windup, can't see the players being happy to run around in a shirt like that and certainly can't see any fans buying it!
by Vintage Claret
Tue Jul 16, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New £50 note will feature a scientist
Replies: 84
Views: 2877

Re: New £50 note will feature a scientist

Good choice.
Mine would have been Barnes Wallis or Charles Babbage
by Vintage Claret
Mon Jul 15, 2019 12:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Design a Burnley shirt with Burnley shirts
Replies: 36
Views: 1731

Re: Design a Burnley shirt with Burnley shirts

ClaretTony wrote:Would you include any away shirts and if so which?


The white one with the thin horizontal claret stripes from 2017/18 season I think it was.

Oh, and the jade and black halved one of course ;)
by Vintage Claret
Sun Jul 14, 2019 11:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What is your second favorite sport
Replies: 64
Views: 1408

Re: What is your second favorite sport

Summer : Cricket
Winter : Table Tennis
by Vintage Claret
Thu Jun 27, 2019 12:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Scam alert
Replies: 55
Views: 2931

Re: Scam alert

I think the fact it's addressed to "Dear Costumer" is the first clue that it might not be genuine (unless you happen to work in the costume industry) :)
by Vintage Claret
Wed Jun 26, 2019 3:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Things to do in Hamburg
Replies: 26
Views: 1237

Re: Things to do in Hamburg

MACCA wrote:As the old saying goes, when in Hamburg, eat Hamburgers


And when in Franfurt, eat frankfurters

And when in Arsenal, best to go hungry...
by Vintage Claret
Wed Jun 26, 2019 2:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Things to do in Hamburg
Replies: 26
Views: 1237

Re: Things to do in Hamburg

Went to Hamburg for 3 days/ 4 nights last August-great city. I would recommend one of the 'free' walking tours to get an overview of the City and a bit of it's history and the horrors it encountered during WW2. Also catching a ferry and just going up and down the river for a bit of sightseeing rathe...
by Vintage Claret
Sun Jun 23, 2019 5:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England vs Cameroon
Replies: 65
Views: 3183

Re: England vs Cameroon

Not really shown much interest in the WWC up to now but having watched all of the 1st half so far it's actually quite an entertaining game this.
C'mon Inger-lund!
by Vintage Claret
Sun Jun 23, 2019 1:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Most Memorable Matches Wrong Reasons
Replies: 72
Views: 3520

Re: Most Memorable Matches Wrong Reasons

Sheffield Wednesday away 1st game of the season under Owen Coyle.
Lashed it down all day, we played awful, lost 4-1 I think it was, did get to see the world beater that was Van Der Schafe play though!
by Vintage Claret
Fri Jun 21, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: O/t Peugeot ECU updates
Replies: 7
Views: 543

Re: O/t Peugeot ECU updates

Thanks for the replies and advice guys, appreciate it.
by Vintage Claret
Thu Jun 20, 2019 10:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: O/t Peugeot ECU updates
Replies: 7
Views: 543

Re: O/t Peugeot ECU updates

Thanks GIADJ, think I'll get it into another garage for a diagnostic and take it from there
by Vintage Claret
Thu Jun 20, 2019 8:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: O/t Peugeot ECU updates
Replies: 7
Views: 543

O/t Peugeot ECU updates

I have a 57 reg Peugeot 308 and the radiator fan stays on all the time when ignition is on. No related faults, no warning lights on dash and temperature normal. Garage I normally take it to said it may need a dealer ECU update so rang dealers who quoted £90 for 'diagnostics' and another £90 if it di...
by Vintage Claret
Sat Jun 15, 2019 8:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Coldest Football Ground
Replies: 87
Views: 3020

Re: Coldest Football Ground

Suppose it depends what time of the year it is but coldest I remember at an away game was Gillingham and Rotherham. Turf Moor can be a tad inclement though, think coldest has to be that Saturday game (against Peterborough, I think, Jay Rod got a late equaliser) anyway, freezing sleet was blowing hor...
by Vintage Claret
Wed Jun 12, 2019 2:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool at home
Replies: 18
Views: 2271

Re: Liverpool at home

No, it's definitely not a hoax, the bloke who saw Lionel Messi in Costa Coffee with Sean Dyche at lunchtime signing some kind of papery thing told me.
by Vintage Claret
Wed Jun 12, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Global cooling
Replies: 36
Views: 1924

Re: Global cooling

We turned the central heating off at Easter -put it back on for June!
by Vintage Claret
Tue Jun 11, 2019 10:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: O/T FAO Claret Tony
Replies: 16
Views: 1228

Re: O/T FAO Claret Tony

Leeds at home, oh, wait a moment... ;-)
by Vintage Claret
Sat Jun 08, 2019 10:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Youtube
Replies: 36
Views: 1656

Re: Youtube

It's time to start watching videos about how to work things you own. I have. I own a guitar, a mixer tap, a Peugeot 308 and a Windows 10 PC. Thanks for the advice though. If I'm ever halfway through watching a YouTube video on how to work a combine harvester it will help me remember that it's a was...
by Vintage Claret
Sat Jun 08, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Youtube
Replies: 36
Views: 1656

Re: Youtube

Use it a lot for guitar tutorials. Loads of useful videos on there for novices (like myself) and if there's a certain song you want to learn chances are someone will have done a video showing how to play it. Also learnt how to replace a mixer tap, change bulbs on a Peugeot 308, and get the old compu...
by Vintage Claret
Fri Jun 07, 2019 12:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is VAR the future?
Replies: 96
Views: 2721

Re: Is VAR the future?

^^This is spot on. What happened to the clear and obvious also? Good question. The offside decision was marginal at best but 'clearly and obviously offside' - no way. I also think that VAR decisions like that give a physcological boost to the team that have 'got away with one' whilst delivering a k...
by Vintage Claret
Thu Jun 06, 2019 12:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: D-Day landing
Replies: 70
Views: 2517

Re: D-Day landing

The thing that strikes me when WW2 veterans talk about WW2 and the D-Day landings especially is how dignified and humble they always are. They don't see themselves as brave heroes, although they undoubtedly were/are and everyone of them deserves our respect and thanks for the job they did and the sa...
by Vintage Claret
Thu May 30, 2019 12:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brno's tifo from last night's playoff v Pribram
Replies: 1
Views: 192

Re: Brno's tifo from last night's playoff v Pribram

Aah, Brno, spent 2 nights there over the festive period about 3 or 4 years ago, great place.
by Vintage Claret
Wed May 29, 2019 1:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Never Trust
Replies: 45
Views: 2238

Re: Never Trust

A one armed sword salesman
by Vintage Claret
Sat May 25, 2019 12:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England vs Australia unofficial ODI: Southampton
Replies: 6
Views: 698

Re: England vs Australia unofficial ODI: Southampton

bfccrazy wrote:Is it on telly anywhere?


It's free on Sky Sports Mix
by Vintage Claret
Thu May 23, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Payts takes over at Garstang
Replies: 36
Views: 5579

Re: ARTICLE: Payts takes over at Garstang

One of my top 5 favourite Clarets of all time.
Good luck Andy
by Vintage Claret
Sat May 18, 2019 9:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Crouch
Replies: 16
Views: 1965

Re: Crouch

South West Claret. wrote:JW who he?


Jack Whitehall, he hosted the show in place of Graham Norton (he's in Tel Aviv doing the Eurovision thing)
by Vintage Claret
Sat May 18, 2019 9:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Crouch
Replies: 16
Views: 1965

Re: Crouch

FactualFrank wrote:Was the club mentioned at all, or was it never brought up?


Not by Crouch but JW did mention 'Burnley' in the same disparaging way as 'Stoke' after referring to his career with England and Liverpool.
by Vintage Claret
Sat May 18, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Good Luck Citeh today
Replies: 116
Views: 3635

Re: Good Luck Citeh today

I'm sure they've still enjoyed their cup run, particularly their win in the semi against Wolves. Scratching around near the bottom of the Prem will get boring very quickly for us without the excitement of the odd cup run! Fair point. Still, must be a bit of a kick in the whatsits when you've put so...
by Vintage Claret
Sat May 18, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Good Luck Citeh today
Replies: 116
Views: 3635

Re: Good Luck Citeh today

On the one hand would love to see us in an FA Cup final.

On the other hand if Watford's experience today is what we have to look forward to when we get there I get why SD doesn't really prioritize a cup run over PL survival :-(
by Vintage Claret
Wed May 15, 2019 7:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Staff at Turnstiles
Replies: 44
Views: 2962

Re: Staff at Turnstiles

Barry_Chuckle wrote:A simple smile would be a pleasant start, perhaps a brief "enjoy the game".

Is that too much to ask?


I've had a "thanks, enjoy the game" off the turnstile staff a few times to be fair, but maybe they were just being polite to their elders :)
by Vintage Claret
Wed May 15, 2019 6:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Staff at Turnstiles
Replies: 44
Views: 2962

Re: Staff at Turnstiles

Really?? My nephew (8 years old) got stopped from entering the ground on Sunday using his Grandad's card who was unwell and couldn't attend. Both concessions... Did they let your nephew in? Even though he was in a different category to his Grandad seems a bit tight to refuse him entry when they are...
by Vintage Claret
Tue May 14, 2019 8:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Game of Thrones on NOW TV
Replies: 290
Views: 9614

Re: Game of Thrones on NOW TV

Last night's episode was entertaining as a spectacle but a bit disappointing storywise and the battle was too one sided. Obviously Daeny/Jon had the advantage of a giant airborne flame thrower on their side but as had been shown previously they are not indestructible and I kept thinking Cersei and h...
by Vintage Claret
Mon May 13, 2019 10:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is staying in the Prem the be all and end all?
Replies: 75
Views: 2823

Re: Is staying in the Prem the be all and end all?

I think it probably is Love seeing world class players like Aguero, Hazzard, Salah etc at The Turf and those games when we do pull off surprise results against 'the big boys' especially away are still special. A top 12 finish would be a great achievement next season but it would be nice to have a bi...
by Vintage Claret
Mon May 13, 2019 9:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brighton sack Hughton
Replies: 113
Views: 6665

Re: Brighton sack Houghton

dermotdermot wrote:Where does she fit in with this?


Anywhere she wants to ;)
by Vintage Claret
Mon May 13, 2019 9:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brighton sack Hughton
Replies: 113
Views: 6665

Re: Brighton sack Houghton

Used to like Houghton but went off him a bit following his comments after the Bong booing fiasco at The Turf. Also wasn't happy when he got the manager of the season award for finishing 3rd (not his choice, I know, but it still irks a bit that he got it rather than the manager whose team went 23 und...
by Vintage Claret
Mon May 13, 2019 9:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your Season Highlight?
Replies: 51
Views: 1903

Re: Your Season Highlight?

Hard to pick just one.
The Spurs home win was as satisfying but if I had to pick one highlight it's probably the 3-1 win in a '6 pointer' at Brighton.
by Vintage Claret
Sun May 12, 2019 5:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pubs in Hebden Bridge with BT Sports
Replies: 7
Views: 561

Re: Pubs in Hebden Bridge with BT Sports

Cheers guys
by Vintage Claret
Sun May 12, 2019 1:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pubs in Hebden Bridge with BT Sports
Replies: 7
Views: 561

Pubs in Hebden Bridge with BT Sports

Planning to be in HB on 1st June, anyone recommend any pubs with BT sport's to watch the CL final please?
by Vintage Claret
Sun May 12, 2019 12:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2009 Play Off Reunion Meal
Replies: 276
Views: 10526

Re: 2009 Play Off Reunion Meal

ClaretTony wrote:Have you still not worked it out, it's not that he left. It's the way he left and all the lies and deceit.


10 years ago..
by Vintage Claret
Sat May 11, 2019 11:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sunderland vs Portsmouth
Replies: 20
Views: 1240

Re: Sunderland vs Portsmouth

Always had a soft spot for Sunderland having lived there for a couple of years as a kid, family connections, and the send off their fans gave to Stan T in his last game as manager for us.

Hope they go up.
by Vintage Claret
Sat May 11, 2019 11:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Dean’s back to blow the final whistle of the season
Replies: 7
Views: 455

Re: ARTICLE: Dean’s back to blow the final whistle of the season

Deano! There's only one Deano! There's only one Deano!

Might be worth a chant tomorrow ;-)
by Vintage Claret
Sat May 11, 2019 11:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2009 Play Off Reunion Meal
Replies: 276
Views: 10526

Re: 2009 Play Off Reunion Meal

Interesting that a lot of this thread is about Owen Coyle and the reception he received. Whatever your personal opinions of him it's difficult to argue that he wasn't the catalyst to where we are now even if we did strike it lucky with what turned out to be a one hit wonder. 10 years on, older and h...
by Vintage Claret
Fri May 10, 2019 4:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pre season
Replies: 72
Views: 8284

Re: Pre season

Aberdeen?
by Vintage Claret
Fri May 10, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Complete this sentence
Replies: 26
Views: 1418

Re: Complete this sentence

He'd call a General Election every year and go 23 undefeated.
by Vintage Claret
Thu May 09, 2019 8:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pet hates in Football
Replies: 96
Views: 2548

Re: Pet hates in Football

Leeds Utd matches on TV every week ;-)
by Vintage Claret
Thu May 09, 2019 12:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Game of Thrones on NOW TV
Replies: 290
Views: 9614

Re: Game of Thrones on NOW TV

I agree with Falcon, this series definitely feels different to the preceding ones with more happening 'off screen' but still enjoying it. Watched episode 4 last night and it was a bit of a slow burner (no pun intended) and setting the scene for things to come. The scene where Tyrrion was trying to a...
by Vintage Claret
Tue May 07, 2019 6:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley Live
Replies: 15
Views: 3177

Re: Burnley Live

Looks like youths on motorbikes tried riding through the crowds. One man injured in a collision. Don't remember seeing/hearing any youths on motorbikes whilst we were there but we did see a guy on the ground outside The Boot being tended to by emergency services around 6ish. Not sure if it's a rela...

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