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by Clarets4me
Tue Jul 16, 2019 12:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Golf - The Open Championship Tipping League
Replies: 24
Views: 256

Re: Golf - The Open Championship Tipping League

B.Weisberger
A.Scott ( Nap )
B.Koepka
T.Fleetwood
L.Oosthuizen
B.DeChambeau
by Clarets4me
Mon Jul 15, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancashire v Sussex - County Championship
Replies: 73
Views: 2771

Re: Lancashire v Sussex - County Championship

171-6 at the close,just need the small matter of a further 385 to win,i think we can confidently say that won't happen. In addition, they'll only get the 3 Bowling bonus points if they lose, which should leave Lancashire 27 points clear of 2nd place as we go into the T20 ... 3rd place Derbyshire lo...
by Clarets4me
Mon Jul 15, 2019 3:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancashire v Sussex - County Championship
Replies: 73
Views: 2771

Re: Lancashire v Sussex - County Championship

269-7 ..... lead less than 100 now, but two new batsmen in ...
by Clarets4me
Mon Jul 15, 2019 3:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Season - What are you looking forward to?
Replies: 37
Views: 1142

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

Goobs wrote:The newspaper headlines when we sneak a Champions League place on the final day of the season.


Aye, with goals from Ashley Barnes, and J-Rod ( stoppage time ) to relegate Brighton ! :D
by Clarets4me
Mon Jul 15, 2019 12:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England World Cup Victories
Replies: 34
Views: 691

Re: England World Cup Victories

houseboy wrote:Aah, so not quite thew arrogance that I thought, thanks for pointing that out mate.


It's actually disputed, as another poster pointed out ... However, the USA did suffer a minor meltdown in 1992 & 1993, when the Toronto Blue Jays won back to back World Series ! ...
by Clarets4me
Mon Jul 15, 2019 12:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancashire v Sussex - County Championship
Replies: 73
Views: 2771

Re: Lancashire v Sussex - County Championship

93-4 ... somewhat of a recovery for Sussex from 39-4 ....
by Clarets4me
Sun Jul 14, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancashire v Sussex - County Championship
Replies: 73
Views: 2771

Re: Lancashire v Sussex - County Championship

Sussex 15-0 at the close after 4 overs ... they still trail by 352 ..
by Clarets4me
Sun Jul 14, 2019 3:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancashire v Sussex - County Championship
Replies: 73
Views: 2771

Re: Lancashire v Sussex - County Championship

4th Batting Bonus point ... 356-4 off 106 overs .
by Clarets4me
Sun Jul 14, 2019 2:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancashire v Sussex - County Championship
Replies: 73
Views: 2771

Re: Lancashire v Sussex - County Championship

3rd Batting bonus point secured .... 302-4 off 90.3 overs
by Clarets4me
Sat Jul 13, 2019 11:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Super Sporting Sunday !
Replies: 0
Views: 111

Super Sporting Sunday !

So, we have the British Grand Prix from Silverstone, the Men's Singles Final at Wimbledon, the Cricket World Cup final between England and New Zealand from Lords and the final round of the Scottish Open Golf ... So ideally ..... 1) Lewis Hamilton wins .. 2) Federer or Djokovic wins, ideally one of t...
by Clarets4me
Sat Jul 13, 2019 10:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BBC " Panorama " report on anti-semitic Labour ...
Replies: 74
Views: 1880

Re: BBC " Panorama " report on anti-semitic Labour ...

At the risk of being called insensitive I feel strongly that the whole saga has been over emphasised.The right wing media seem overly keen to flog the issue whilst seemingly paying scant attention to racism within the Tory party.You would be hard pressed to find a more fair minded and culturally se...
by Clarets4me
Sat Jul 13, 2019 8:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancashire League 13/14 July ...
Replies: 38
Views: 947

Re: Lancashire League 13/14 July ...

Quickenthetempo wrote:You will of stood out a mile. They only sup cans down there.


You would have stood out a mile, perhaps ! The Lowerhouse " Ultras " are very keen on correct grammar, as David Ashworth would say, " English, the language of Shakespeare ! " ... :D
by Clarets4me
Sat Jul 13, 2019 11:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancashire League 13/14 July ...
Replies: 38
Views: 947

Lancashire League 13/14 July ...

With 3 sides involved in the Lancashire Club KO Trophy on Sunday, three of the 1st Division fixtures are being played today, rather than tomorrow.. Lowerhouse v Darwen Ramsbottom v Norden Walsden v Todmorden The other three and the 2nd Division games are on Sunday .. Clitheroe v Accrington Crompton ...
by Clarets4me
Sat Jul 13, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: “Getting sacked in the morning”
Replies: 36
Views: 2943

Re: “Getting sacked in the morning”

ClaretTony wrote:Appleton at Blackburn, March 2013, sacked by Shebby despite David Dunn’s outrageous offside equaliser


I miss Shebby Singh :D
by Clarets4me
Fri Jul 12, 2019 5:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England World Cup Victories
Replies: 34
Views: 691

Re: England World Cup Victories

houseboy wrote:So are you going to keep me guessing? Why is it called that? I have often wondered.


The sponsor of the original play off series between the two divisions, was the " New York World " newspaper .... allegedly !
by Clarets4me
Fri Jul 12, 2019 11:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cricket World Cup Final on Channel 4
Replies: 18
Views: 1199

Re: Cricket World Cup Final on Channel 4

Sure is, the Den in the basement !
by Clarets4me
Thu Jul 11, 2019 10:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BBC " Panorama " report on anti-semitic Labour ...
Replies: 74
Views: 1880

Re: BBC " Panorama " report on anti-semitic Labour ...

That made me smile. (But I disagree. I think he, too, knows full well it's all a load of nonsense. We all do. That's what makes it all so interesting.) A Jewish Labour MP has resigned the Labour whip, one left the party altogether, and three long serving Labour members of the Lords have resigned fr...
by Clarets4me
Thu Jul 11, 2019 10:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BBC " Panorama " report on anti-semitic Labour ...
Replies: 74
Views: 1880

Re: BBC " Panorama " report on anti-semitic Labour ...

As I thought no one has or can as the allegations are just a load of covert nonsense. Mistreatment and bullying of junior staff investigating allegations, interference in the " Independent " disciplinary proceedings by the Leaders Office, forcing leaving staff to sign Non disclosure agree...
by Clarets4me
Thu Jul 11, 2019 9:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cricket World Cup Final on Channel 4
Replies: 18
Views: 1199

Re: Cricket World Cup Final on Channel 4

Fenwick wrote:I think I might have to buy a second tv. British gp, cricket, tour de france and the tennis.


This chap knew how to do it ....
by Clarets4me
Wed Jul 10, 2019 11:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BBC " Panorama " report on anti-semitic Labour ...
Replies: 74
Views: 1880

Re: BBC " Panorama " report on anti-semitic Labour ...

fidelcastro wrote:Being anti-Israel and being anti-semitic are two completely different things.


That was made very clear in the programme, it's far from the issue ....
by Clarets4me
Wed Jul 10, 2019 10:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BBC " Panorama " report on anti-semitic Labour ...
Replies: 74
Views: 1880

Re: BBC " Panorama " report on anti-semitic Labour ...

South West Claret. wrote:Shocking revelations? Like what?


Did you watch the programme ?
by Clarets4me
Wed Jul 10, 2019 10:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BBC " Panorama " report on anti-semitic Labour ...
Replies: 74
Views: 1880

BBC " Panorama " report on anti-semitic Labour ...

Some shocking revelations ... any thoughts ?
by Clarets4me
Wed Jul 10, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kim Darroch resigns (politics)
Replies: 78
Views: 1395

Re: Kim Darroch resigns (politics)

Was it the bus he used for his totally fabricated lies about 'spare' EU savings he will put to the NHS? No, that Bus is now in storage, having been earmarked for " Nationalisation " by the Labour party leadership, to send people to re-education camps if they don't vote for the " Magi...
by Clarets4me
Wed Jul 10, 2019 5:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bolton
Replies: 719
Views: 53319

Re: Bolton

Is there anything to stop Bolton Council or GMP refusing to issue a license or refuse to police the ground, which may amount to the same thing, until someone pays the total of what's owed ... ?
by Clarets4me
Wed Jul 10, 2019 1:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley's overdraft
Replies: 26
Views: 3073

Re: Burnley's overdraft

Down_Rover wrote:Not quite true. Barclays still have a charge registered.
Why let the facility go, you never know wat opportunity or calamity might mean you need it


The charge seems to be in place, probably a debenture, makes sense to leave it in place ....
by Clarets4me
Wed Jul 10, 2019 7:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is Attenborough right?
Replies: 100
Views: 2322

Re: Is Attenborough right?

It may seem hypocritical but the work he has done flying around the world raising awareness about plastic in the ocean and other environmental issues, I’m guessing has offset his carbon footprint? I doubt he’d of had the same impact sat In a tv studio. If raising the cost of flights means some peop...
by Clarets4me
Tue Jul 09, 2019 12:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Charles de Gaulle Airport
Replies: 30
Views: 2234

Re: Charles de Gaulle Airport

So, not really owned and operated by the government then... They own several airports in other countries as well. Our government own 62% of RBS but no one would state they are state-operated. Semantics, but we're both right in our own way .... I remember the days when Pickfords removals and their t...
by Clarets4me
Tue Jul 09, 2019 12:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: All Misspell XI
Replies: 56
Views: 1208

Re: All Misspell XI

With the signing of Eric Peters, what would your all time Burnley XI look like? GK - Nik Micholpolos DL - Eric Peters DC - Ian Cocks DC - Jason Shackle DR - Matthew Lawton ML - Michael Kitely DMC - Micky Melon MR - Johann Berg Gudmunsen AMC - J. Rodriquez ST - Chris Woods ST - Martin Patterson Sure...
by Clarets4me
Mon Jul 08, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Where were you actually born
Replies: 199
Views: 3924

Re: Where were you actually born

Berkhamsted, Herts, 1963 ..... delivered by a former Welsh Rugby International, the late Gwyn Rowlands, who kicked 2 Penalties and a Conversion the last time Wales beat the All Blacks ( December 1953 ) ...
by Clarets4me
Sun Jul 07, 2019 3:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ICC World Cup Cricket
Replies: 23
Views: 884

Re: ICC World Cup Cricket

For those feeling sorry for the potential reception that Warner and others may get, imagine what the response would be at the SCG, WACA, or the MCG, if the boot was on the other foot !!
by Clarets4me
Sun Jul 07, 2019 3:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England vs Sweden
Replies: 55
Views: 1683

Re: England vs Sweden

Never came across as management material some how but does talk a good game. England women have gone backward under the " media darling ", Phil Neville, despite all the hype .... Mark Sampson did a much better job, with inferior funding, profile etc .... before the BBC decided they could ...
by Clarets4me
Sat Jul 06, 2019 10:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A Senior British Establishment figure?
Replies: 22
Views: 1600

Re: A Senior British Establishment figure?

I believe she was the legal officer to the " National Council for Civil Liberties ", which later morphed into the organisation known as " Liberty " ..." , her future husband, Jack Dromy, later also a Labour MP, was Chairman of the Executive Committee, and Diane Abbott was th...
by Clarets4me
Sat Jul 06, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Charles de Gaulle Airport
Replies: 30
Views: 2234

Re: Charles de Gaulle Airport

No it isn't. Groupe ADP own CDG and they became a private company in April 2005. Group ADP's majority shareholder ( 50.6% ) is the French Government, according to the " French Transport Code ", this must remain so, which is what Macron is trying to change. Group ADP is governed by 18 &quo...
by Clarets4me
Sat Jul 06, 2019 8:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A Senior British Establishment figure?
Replies: 22
Views: 1600

Re: A Senior British Establishment figure?

fatboy47 wrote:Bet its a tory..


I think experience tells us that none of the political parties are free of such people !! ;)
by Clarets4me
Sat Jul 06, 2019 8:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Operation Mincemeat
Replies: 13
Views: 1166

Re: Operation Mincemeat

I flew back from Bordeaux last weekend, where Mrs Clarets4me and I, my sister and Niece and the Gents who live with certain learning disabilities who we care for, spent an enjoyable and extremely hot week. We went up to St Georges, just south of Royan on the mouth of the Gironde estuary, where I too...
by Clarets4me
Sat Jul 06, 2019 7:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancashire League 06/07
Replies: 122
Views: 2410

Re: Lancashire League 06/07

I seem to remember a certain poster on here was suggesting Lowerhouse were in a relegation battle about 4 weeks ago ..... and I suppose they still might be with another poor run .. but it's looking OK at the minute ! :D More seriously, does anyone know how many teams are relegated, under the new for...
by Clarets4me
Fri Jul 05, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Charles de Gaulle Airport
Replies: 30
Views: 2234

Re: Charles de Gaulle Airport

It's a nightmare, still owned and operated by the Government ! Macron is trying privatise it, but the Unions are kicking up a fuss !!
by Clarets4me
Thu Jul 04, 2019 8:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: TROUBLE IN BLACKBURN
Replies: 39
Views: 3823

Re: TROUBLE IN BLACKBURN

Lancashire Telegraph reporting it as a " Scoop " !
by Clarets4me
Sun Jun 30, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Player with the most unfulfilled potential
Replies: 87
Views: 3536

Re: Player with the most unfulfilled potential

.... what about a Steve Davis Mk2? He should definitely played in the Premier League for me. In fact I’m convinced another manager once stated that about him, saying he was the best player not to have played in the PL, or one of them? I'm sure I read that Spurs had him on their radar at one point, ...
by Clarets4me
Fri Jun 21, 2019 10:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2019
Replies: 156
Views: 2797

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2019

2.30 Harpocrates
3.05 Happy Power ( Nap )
3.40 Defoe
4.20 Blue Point
5.00 Straight Right
5.35 Max Dynamite

Off to foreign parts tomorrow, Tybfc, thanks for all your work on this !!
by Clarets4me
Fri Jun 21, 2019 9:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pension
Replies: 58
Views: 3271

Re: Pension

First I will reply to yourself. Just for simple maths if you put in £10 of your wage you get tax relief so you actual only only put in £8 and the company normally adds £20. So for £8 you have £30 in you pension pot. That’s free money, and I would argue you have made bad choice by opting out. At pre...
by Clarets4me
Fri Jun 21, 2019 12:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pension
Replies: 58
Views: 3271

Re: Pension

Dante.El.Chunk wrote:So I've just landed a relatively good job at Bt and am looking into pensions.The BT one seems popular but as I have no idea I'm looking to you lot for advice.

I know how much I want to put away, just have no idea who is good and bad


Join it as soon as you are eligible, it's a no brainer !
by Clarets4me
Thu Jun 20, 2019 8:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2019
Replies: 156
Views: 2797

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2019

2.30 Back To Brussels
3.05 Japan
3.40 Ten Sovereigns ( NAP )
4.20 Hermosa
5.00 I'm Available
5.35 Baghdad
by Clarets4me
Thu Jun 20, 2019 2:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What they'll be doing in the lower leagues
Replies: 48
Views: 1490

Re: What they'll be doing in the lower leagues

They do. As far as Bury are concerned, hasn't the cut off point for points deduction now passed, with the publication of the fixtures ? Not sure of that, actually. As someone I think has pointed out, they've yet to go into administration ... I'm nearly sure that if this happened between now and the...
by Clarets4me
Thu Jun 20, 2019 10:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What they'll be doing in the lower leagues
Replies: 48
Views: 1490

Re: What they'll be doing in the lower leagues

Will be interesting to see how Bury & Bolton get on in the first few weeks of next season ? Have I missed news of any points deductions ??
by Clarets4me
Thu Jun 20, 2019 12:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2019
Replies: 156
Views: 2797

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2019

2.30 Sunday Sovereign
3.05 Cape of Good Hope
3.40 Fleeting
4.20 Stradivarius
5.00 Migration
5.35 Sir Ron Priestley ( NAP )
by Clarets4me
Wed Jun 19, 2019 11:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR
Replies: 82
Views: 2495

Re: VAR

I hope we or France offer that referee asylum because she's not going to survive back in DPRK after that embarrassment. France is the nearest safe Country for the Referee, " I T " .... imagine her face if she accepted asylum in the United Kingdom, and was offered a two bed terrace in Glas...
by Clarets4me
Wed Jun 19, 2019 10:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR
Replies: 82
Views: 2495

Re: VAR

It's Scotland in a World Cup finals, so they're on their way home, but that was an entirely new way to be eliminated, blowing a 3-0 lead ! The Referee, from North Korea, was frankly, an absolute shocker !! Managed to book 3 Scottish players ( 2 kicking the ball away, & the keeper for moving at a...
by Clarets4me
Wed Jun 19, 2019 10:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tonight's football ...
Replies: 4
Views: 485

Re: Tonight's football ...

It's Scotland in a World Cup finals, so they're on their way home, but that was an entirely new way to be eliminated, blowing a 3-0 lead ! The Referee, from North Korea, was frankly, an absolute shocker !! Managed to book 3 Scottish players ( 2 kicking the ball away, & the keeper for moving at a...

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