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by Blackrod
Wed Jul 17, 2019 12:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stop and search coming to Nelson
Replies: 126
Views: 3178

Re: Stop and search coming to Nelson

Stop and search is fine with me. Police are just doing their jobs. I’d be stopped and searched as I’ve nothing to hide. Let’s keep the streets safe. A blind man on a galloping horse can see some of the issues there. Disenfranchised youths, culture integration, and no respect for property, law and or...
by Blackrod
Wed Jul 17, 2019 9:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Joey Barton Charged
Replies: 53
Views: 2713

Re: Joey Barton Charged

He’s clearly got a loose hinge and has some issues but what surprised me was how he held it together on the pitch for us. He was provoked constantly by players and other fans and didn’t react. The only time we really saw it was against Lincoln and I think many would have reacted to that lump Matt Rh...
by Blackrod
Wed Jul 17, 2019 8:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1910
Views: 173696

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

I am sure CT does have an inkling if what’s going on some of the time but probably not all. Why should he or would he share this with all and sundry on here. I’m sure he will share what he can. Perhaps he deserves a bit more respect for running such a good, busy and diverse board.
by Blackrod
Tue Jul 16, 2019 9:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New £50 note will feature a scientist
Replies: 84
Views: 2820

Re: New £50 note will feature a scientist

Think this is a good choice. Shame he wasn’t given a bit more respect at the time. The good thing for me is it’s being done on scientific merit alone.
by Blackrod
Mon Jul 15, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Season - What are you looking forward to?
Replies: 57
Views: 1854

Re: New Season - What are you looking forward to?

Seeing more of McNeil and hopefully seeing Defour stringing a few games together and showing us some real quality.
by Blackrod
Mon Jul 15, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1910
Views: 173696

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

A paper isn’t credible for football news if it makes up match reports without sending reporters and makes up player ratings.
by Blackrod
Sun Jul 14, 2019 8:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v New Zealand
Replies: 586
Views: 8946

Re: England v New Zealand

Incredible stuff and Ben Stokes was superb.
by Blackrod
Sun Jul 14, 2019 6:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v New Zealand
Replies: 586
Views: 8946

Re: England v New Zealand

Never thought I’d swap watching Tennis for cricket but enjoying this.
by Blackrod
Sun Jul 14, 2019 4:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v New Zealand
Replies: 586
Views: 8946

Re: England v New Zealand

Don’t normally watch cricket at all but quite enjoying this.
by Blackrod
Sun Jul 14, 2019 9:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What is your second favorite sport
Replies: 64
Views: 1331

Re: What is your second favorite sport

Rugby
Snow sports
Motorsports
Water sports ( non sexual variety )
Shooting
Mountaineering
Tennis
by Blackrod
Sun Jul 14, 2019 8:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Most over rated Burnley player. (EVER)
Replies: 127
Views: 3482

Re: Most over rated Burnley player. (EVER)

Paul Stewart was just **** poor. I can forgive a player for not being quite good enough but trying. Not trying is inexcusable ( regardless of what else is going on off the pitch). The plain facts are he didn’t try in a BFC shirt which makes him my worst player ever ( probably after Tony Hancock and ...
by Blackrod
Sun Jul 14, 2019 8:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Most over rated Burnley player. (EVER)
Replies: 127
Views: 3482

Re: Most over rated Burnley player. (EVER)

Someone is clearly fishing with Dave the assist machine Jones Back to topic........ absolutely 100% Ashley Barnes..... only rated because he works hard / fights folk a bit like Dean Marney... zero ability but gets away with murder because of his application to the Burnley cause ‘Zero ability’ Absol...
by Blackrod
Sat Jul 13, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Convicts records to be wiped
Replies: 23
Views: 954

Re: Convicts records to be wiped

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-48975391 As always, the devil is in the details. I notice you've missed the "SOME" off of the initial headline to make it seem more sensational and changed it to Murderers. The change will not apply to the most serious crimes - including murder. It wont be ap...
by Blackrod
Sat Jul 13, 2019 8:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Convicts records to be wiped
Replies: 23
Views: 954

Convicts records to be wiped

Convicted murderers, sex offenders and drug dealers could have their records wiped. This way they don’t have to disclose it to potential employers which will help them back to work. Thiught CVs were supposed to be honest.
by Blackrod
Sat Jul 13, 2019 6:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bournemouth......
Replies: 78
Views: 3759

Re: Bournemouth......

Tall Paul wrote:If a company makes a loan it doesn't affect its profits, unless it charges interest and then its profits are higher.


Clearly. You missed the point. Loaning 50 odd million to a football club isn’t really a loan it’s a gift. There is no way it’s going to get repaid.
by Blackrod
Sat Jul 13, 2019 5:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bournemouth......
Replies: 78
Views: 3759

Re: Bournemouth......

Surprised a Limited Co can loan money with no intention of it being repaid. If it’s from an individual that is their choice. From a company it is really a gift that is intentionally driving down profit figures to reduce tax.
by Blackrod
Sat Jul 13, 2019 2:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Advice re: harassment at work
Replies: 64
Views: 2703

Re: Advice re: harassment at work

Maybe it just me but I’d hardly call that harassment. In any job there will always be people you don’t like, who are rude, hard to work with and say things you don’t like.
by Blackrod
Sat Jul 13, 2019 9:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bournemouth......
Replies: 78
Views: 3759

Re: Bournemouth......

Is Bournemouth’s owner just donating money or is it a loan arrangement that can be written off ? Just wondering what happens when he pops his clogs and whether it could be another Bolton situation.
by Blackrod
Fri Jul 12, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: The robot is packed away – Peter Crouch hangs up his boots
Replies: 12
Views: 668

Re: ARTICLE: The robot is packed away – Pete Crouch hangs up his boots

Wonder how much he earned for that contribution.
by Blackrod
Fri Jul 12, 2019 2:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Madagascar in the recent African Cup of Nations (AFCON)
Replies: 3
Views: 179

Re: Madagascar in the recent African Cup of Nations (AFCON)

It would cost the club a pittance to send someone out there. Nothing may come of it but they may discover a nugget ( of gold that is!)
by Blackrod
Thu Jul 11, 2019 11:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Man City pay £8m for a 16 year
Replies: 18
Views: 1428

Re: Man City pay £8m for a 16 year

Thought that was going to be his hourly wage when I read the post. Won’t be long the way Man City are going. Obscene.
by Blackrod
Thu Jul 11, 2019 8:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Parkview Chippy
Replies: 52
Views: 2794

Re: Parkview Chippy

An era is drawing to a close...and the decent chippy is becoming a rarity...so sad..and the hordes of gormless slobs in grey jogging bottoms and the fat tattooed single mums in unwashed leggings traipse endlessley into mcdonalds to guzzle something thats as near to salted human turd as you can get....
by Blackrod
Thu Jul 11, 2019 8:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Parkview Chippy
Replies: 52
Views: 2794

Re: Parkview Chippy

Please tell me he doesn’t cook fish dnd chips in the back of that van. It must absolutely stink driving that around :D
by Blackrod
Thu Jul 11, 2019 10:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1910
Views: 173696

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

I’ve no doubt if Heaton does leave that Dyche will pick the best man for Captain. He is certainly a good judge of character and sees them every day in training, how they interact with other players and the respect they command.
by Blackrod
Tue Jul 09, 2019 8:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tom Heaton
Replies: 223
Views: 13398

Re: Tom Heaton

I’d be very displeased if he left but could stomach it if the money is ploughed into an awesome central midfielder or his wages /signing on fee.
by Blackrod
Tue Jul 09, 2019 8:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tom Heaton
Replies: 223
Views: 13398

Re: Tom Heaton

This would not be good news. Surely Hart won’t be happy being number 2. You would think Pope would be the natural successor to Heaton in a season but then look at Steve Ogrizovic and Shilton. Is this just about contract length and cash ? Surely Heaton could play one more season and done to some tinp...
by Blackrod
Tue Jul 09, 2019 8:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Strong looking squad
Replies: 62
Views: 3742

Re: Strong looking squad

To move forward CM has to be strengthened imo. I’d be happy to see one go ( not Westwood / Defour) to accommodate the player. This is one area where it will probably cost us but our squad would then look good. Next summer RB would need to be strengthened.
by Blackrod
Tue Jul 09, 2019 3:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: One of our own has made his way home
Replies: 110
Views: 6259

Re: ARTICLE: One of our own has made his way home

Don’t think we’ll see any shortage of effort. He will be desperate to do well. I don’t think we have a player like him and his link up play will help us.
by Blackrod
Tue Jul 09, 2019 10:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1910
Views: 173696

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Can’t wait to hear the Lancashire variations of this in the stands on a match day.
by Blackrod
Tue Jul 09, 2019 9:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: going up the lake district tomorrow
Replies: 26
Views: 1740

Re: going up the lake district tomorrow

Swirrel Edge up and down will not be as hair raising as Striding Edge. If anyone is clumsy ( including dog) Striding Edge is best avoided.
by Blackrod
Tue Jul 09, 2019 9:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1910
Views: 173696

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Can’t see the issue with helping David Jones out. Think it’s a nice touch by the club and Dyche. He was a good servant, always appreciative of the fans and a good bloke. Maybe he’s a future coach in the making.
by Blackrod
Mon Jul 08, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1910
Views: 173696

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Agree with above. I think it’s the linking play that we will benefit from.
by Blackrod
Mon Jul 08, 2019 6:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Pieters signs as Burnley go shopping at Stoke again
Replies: 135
Views: 6201

Re: ARTICLE: Pieters signs as Burnley go shopping at Stoke again

Good solid signing. Competition can only make the current shirt holder better which we’ve seen on many occasions. He is not still an international so I don’t know why people mention that as some sort of bonus. It’s like saying Crouch is an England International On another note is it still possible t...
by Blackrod
Mon Jul 08, 2019 9:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1910
Views: 173696

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Seems to make sense to me. Good back up to push Taylor and can step in if needed. Now let’s get that quality midfield player we need.
by Blackrod
Sat Jul 06, 2019 6:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1910
Views: 173696

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Nixon has tweeted he has stories on a list of clubs tomorrow, including Burnley and West Brom. As I have just tweeted, might be a case of 2+2=5, but may not be coincidental with the rumours of us having met his release clause bubbling on here. Doubt it will be ground breaking news. Probably we are ...
by Blackrod
Sat Jul 06, 2019 7:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cleaner in Barlick
Replies: 1
Views: 443

Cleaner in Barlick

Can anyone recommend an end of tenancy cleaner ( one off clean) in Barlick please ? Thank you
by Blackrod
Fri Jul 05, 2019 11:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: #NotMyAriel
Replies: 80
Views: 2466

Re: #NotMyAriel

No he isn't, if you're on about Turtle. Jesus wasn't white, there's no chance, especially with the blue eyes. That image is reputed to be that of a Pope. The real Jesus was almost certainly of middle Eastern descent yet we are spoonfed into believing that he's some random white bloke... Please read...
by Blackrod
Fri Jul 05, 2019 10:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is Robert De Niro
Replies: 39
Views: 2012

Re: Is Robert De Niro

It’s not really convincing though that he buys Kia Cars or eats crumpets himself. I think you should endorse only what you believe in. That drip Philip Schofield encouraging people to get 60% of a cars true value through We Buy Any Car .com is the most annoying.
by Blackrod
Fri Jul 05, 2019 5:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: #NotMyAriel
Replies: 80
Views: 2466

Re: #NotMyAriel

In your opinion of course otherwise you are demonstrating intolerance of other people’s religious beliefs that differ from yours.
by Blackrod
Fri Jul 05, 2019 4:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: #NotMyAriel
Replies: 80
Views: 2466

Re: #NotMyAriel

GodIsADeeJay81 wrote:We have to put up with a white Jesus when he most certainly wasn't...


Yes this is a fair point. You would have thought he looked like a Palestinian but is often depicted as very Western looking unless of course he did look different.
by Blackrod
Fri Jul 05, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: #NotMyAriel
Replies: 80
Views: 2466

Re: #NotMyAriel

TheFamilyCat wrote:There is one, very subtle difference between Shakespeare and Bond.


Clearly I was trying to highlight a point. You are just desperate to try and find something to criticise. What did he mean by that ? Has he said anything that sounds intolerant ?
by Blackrod
Fri Jul 05, 2019 12:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: #NotMyAriel
Replies: 80
Views: 2466

Re: #NotMyAriel

For.
by Blackrod
Fri Jul 05, 2019 12:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1910
Views: 173696

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Bowen really does sound like a Dyche/Burnley type player.
by Blackrod
Fri Jul 05, 2019 12:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: #NotMyAriel
Replies: 80
Views: 2466

Re: #NotMyAriel

I notice most school books now have families from different backgrounds which reflects modern society and this is a good thing. It’s important for kids to see people in books or on tv that look like them. What I think is silly is saying let’s have a black James Bond just so we can say we have had on...
by Blackrod
Fri Jul 05, 2019 11:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: #NotMyAriel
Replies: 80
Views: 2466

Re: #NotMyAriel

Modern films should reflect society as is. Historic films should reflect society as it was then. No need to try and rewrite history to accommodate modern tastes, criteria or lifestyles. Should Disney make new films that have characters from different ethnic backgrounds ? Of course they should.
by Blackrod
Fri Jul 05, 2019 11:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: John McCririck Dies
Replies: 40
Views: 2005

Re: John McCririck Dies

A character and a male chauvinist.
by Blackrod
Fri Jul 05, 2019 8:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sepp Blatter wants his watches back
Replies: 18
Views: 1134

Re: Sepp Blatter wants his watches back

Greed, corruption, reputation tarnished. These things won’t change.
by Blackrod
Fri Jul 05, 2019 8:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: our wage structure
Replies: 28
Views: 1476

Re: our wage structure

Say we are haggling over a fee if £10- £15 million and the club are prepared to pay anywhere within that but but we end up paying £14 million. Say this player wants £50K week but we only want to keep the wage level at £30K why can’t we offer them £1 million up front as a ‘signing on’ fee. They get s...
by Blackrod
Thu Jul 04, 2019 11:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Goal Return From Midfield
Replies: 16
Views: 963

Re: Goal Return From Midfield

We never score many from Central Midfield but that is because of the way the team is set up and needs to be. We have to build from a solid defence and provide cover to keep the shape. We do need the wingers to deliver some goals though. JBG and McNeil certainly look capable of this and assists. Perh...

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