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by Clarets4me
Sun Mar 07, 2021 3:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Todays other footy 6/3
Replies: 240
Views: 6758

Re: Todays other footy 6/3

Have Liverpool ever lost 6 successive home League games in their history ?

Asking for a friend ..... ;)
by Clarets4me
Sun Mar 07, 2021 3:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Super Scotty Arfield
Replies: 53
Views: 2702

Re: Super Scotty Arfield

claptrappers_union wrote:
Sun Mar 07, 2021 2:17 pm
When it comes to the Old Firm, I find it difficult to decide which team I actually despise the most.
Whoever you decide, It's not healthy for any League to have the same winner 9 times in a row .... Well done Rangers !! :roll:
by Clarets4me
Sun Mar 07, 2021 3:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: I don't think they like us
Replies: 63
Views: 3668

Re: I don't think they like us

Just had a look at the " AFTV " watch-along .... rare high comedy, at our equaliser, at Eric's second " handball " and finally the rescinded Red card !!
Absolute Comedy Gold ! :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
by Clarets4me
Fri Mar 05, 2021 12:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sir Ian mclelelelelean
Replies: 11
Views: 1432

Re: Sir Ian mclelelelelean

Too much is made of the Burnley thing, I think. He was an infant child when his parents moved away. Born on Scott Park Road, but then moved away ... his father was a Mining Engineer. To be fair, in May 2019, he performed his one man show free to raise funds for Burnley Youth Theatre on it's reopeni...
by Clarets4me
Thu Mar 04, 2021 10:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tony Mowbray ... nearing the exit ?
Replies: 34
Views: 3173

Re: Tony Mowbray ... nearing the exit ?

Their last four Managers have all been represented by the same agent, apparently, and that agent also looks after Tony Pulis .... Several BRFCS posters are putting 2+2 together .....
by Clarets4me
Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tony Mowbray ... nearing the exit ?
Replies: 34
Views: 3173

Tony Mowbray ... nearing the exit ?

Astonishingly, despite Rovers' many Managerial changes during the Venkys era, Tony Mowbray is now the 11th longest serving manager in the 92 League Clubs .... However, our friends down the M65 have only picked up 1 point out of the last 21, and the BRFCS posters seem far from happy ! Could the end b...
by Clarets4me
Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Black Arm Bands ..
Replies: 6
Views: 827

Re: Black Arm Bands ..

ElectroClaret wrote:
Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:06 pm
In memory of Glenn Roeder.
Of course, Thank you !
by Clarets4me
Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Black Arm Bands ..
Replies: 6
Views: 827

Black Arm Bands ..

I see we were wearing them but apparently not Leicester, does anyone know for whom ? No wish to cause offense, it may be that I've missed something ....
by Clarets4me
Wed Mar 03, 2021 9:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Planning for later life Wills etc
Replies: 13
Views: 1129

Re: Planning for later life Wills etc

Do your own, you can buy a kit from Smiths for example. If your in a union they tend to do it as a free of charge service. Also some great charities will do it if you make a donation to them. Not in this case, there's a child from a previous relationship to consider and it looks like there might be...
by Clarets4me
Tue Mar 02, 2021 11:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets Fan Survey
Replies: 235
Views: 6270

Re: Clarets Fan Survey

Just completed it, and then saw the link to it on the Club's F/B page & some of the comments ... " I got bored after 10 questions, and packed up ", " I was required to give my age, income etc " .... Firstly, if you get bored after 10 questions of a 12 minute survey about something you profess to be ...
by Clarets4me
Tue Mar 02, 2021 6:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What three questions do you wish you knew the answers too?
Replies: 62
Views: 1429

Re: What three questions do you wish you knew the answers too?

1) The winning numbers of the next £180m Euromillions " must be won " draw .... I would do so much good giving most of it away !
2) Did Elvis Presley really die on August 16th 1977 ?
3) Who shot JFK ?

Answers on the back of a used £20 note to the usual address please .... :lol:
by Clarets4me
Tue Mar 02, 2021 6:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What three questions do you wish you knew the answers too?
Replies: 62
Views: 1429

Re: What three questions do you wish you knew the answers too?

Herts Clarets wrote:
Tue Mar 02, 2021 12:10 pm
1. Who put the bop in the bop shoo bop shoo bop?
2. Who put the dip in the dip da dip da dip?
3. Who put the ram in the rama lama ding dong?
Mr Bassman ?
by Clarets4me
Tue Mar 02, 2021 6:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Neil Hart - Burnley FC CEO - Departs
Replies: 146
Views: 8533

Re: Neil Hart - Burnley FC CEO - Departs

ClaretTony wrote:
Tue Mar 02, 2021 5:17 pm
Business I believe - went after the Brighton game but he said he intended being here overall 80% of the time
I know you were disappointed at the lack of contact from BFCitC to supporters groups regarding the " Clarets for Foodbanks " initiative, Tony .... has that issue been resolved, may I ask ?
by Clarets4me
Mon Mar 01, 2021 12:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lambert gone at Ipswich
Replies: 29
Views: 2009

Re: Lambert gone at Ipswich

No problem with Lambert .... ever since he activated a " Release Clause " in his contract at Ewood Park, and left just 6 months into his tenure .....
A rare example of a Club effectively being " fired " by the Manager !! :lol:
by Clarets4me
Sat Feb 27, 2021 8:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lee Mason
Replies: 135
Views: 7596

Re: Lee Mason

How Lee Mason found the time to get from the Midlands down to Cardiff, get changed, put a wig on, perfect a " faux " French accent, and then go on to referee the England v Wales Six-Nations game is beyond me .... There surely can't be two such incompetent Buffoons officiating in Elite Sport, surely ...
by Clarets4me
Sat Feb 27, 2021 7:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 6 Nations Championship 2021
Replies: 69
Views: 1942

Re: 6 Nations Championship 2021

Very good of them too. Nice to go in at half time ahead for a change. Some of those penalties were totally ridiculous. That is probably our luckiest triple crown ever. I had some sympathy for Ireland (except the red card guy) and Scotland, but none for that white lot. They fell asleep too often, pr...
by Clarets4me
Fri Feb 26, 2021 6:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Old Ambulance Station site - building work
Replies: 13
Views: 1059

Re: Old Ambulance Station site - building work

box_of_frogs wrote:
Fri Feb 26, 2021 6:23 pm
I’m not sure which is more surprising. Her not knowing a classic gag, or not using pay at the pump!
The pump doesn't dispense Newspapers or Cigarettes ... :lol:
by Clarets4me
Fri Feb 26, 2021 5:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Old Ambulance Station site - building work
Replies: 13
Views: 1059

Re: Old Ambulance Station site - building work

Not long before the Station shut, I was in Kitchens on Trafalgar Street paying for some fuel when an Ambulance went screaming past, sirens and lights on .... I looked at the young lass serving and said, " He won't sell much Ice Cream going at that speed ! " ..... to my shock, she just about collapse...
by Clarets4me
Mon Feb 22, 2021 12:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 6 Nations Championship 2021
Replies: 69
Views: 1942

Re: 6 Nations Championship 2021

So far 10 French players are ruled out of their game against Scotland this weekend due to Corona. France have called up replacements and the squad are being tested every 24 hours to try and contain the outbreak but major doubts their game will go ahead this weekend. I believe there's some talk of p...
by Clarets4me
Mon Feb 22, 2021 12:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: stats are for idiots.
Replies: 114
Views: 2329

Re: stats are for idiots.

64.7% of people would agree with you .....
by Clarets4me
Fri Feb 19, 2021 11:31 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Quiz of the week
Replies: 14
Views: 248

Re: Quiz of the week

I presume this is part of some sort of " Private Finance Initiative " agreement ?
by Clarets4me
Thu Feb 18, 2021 2:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Darren Drysdale (ref)
Replies: 68
Views: 2770

Re: Darren Drysdale (ref)

In his 9-5 life, Drysdale is a Sergeant in the R.A.F. ..... I think Judge can think himself lucky ! It's also Drysdale's 50th birthday today, I wonder if he thought, " I always promised the missus I'd pack up at 50, I wonder if I should lay this gobby, diving little pr**k clean out, on behalf of eve...
by Clarets4me
Wed Feb 17, 2021 6:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley arent we.
Replies: 22
Views: 1874

Re: Burnley arent we.

Wellsy1882 wrote:
Wed Feb 17, 2021 12:01 pm
The calvary have arrived
What's a Coach got to do with the hill upon which Jesus was crucified ?
by Clarets4me
Wed Feb 17, 2021 5:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football Nostalgia
Replies: 52
Views: 1434

Re: Football Nostalgia

What was the last ground that had half-time scoreboards .... A - 0-0, B - 2-1, C 1-0 .. etc, matching up with the games in the match programme ? When did the semi-circles disappear behind the goals at Goodison Park ? When did they stop planting flower-beds behind the goals at Eastville ? I don't kno...
by Clarets4me
Wed Feb 17, 2021 7:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Lewis Patterdale Mountain Recue Team
Replies: 20
Views: 1509

Re: Chris Lewis Patterdale Mountain Recue Team

The " Just Giving " page has just reached £366,000 at 7.30am this morning ...

Just when you think people can't get any more stupid, two blokes in Liverpool & Leicester say " Hold my Beer ! " ... :roll: :roll:
by Clarets4me
Tue Feb 16, 2021 6:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: AO Seafood
Replies: 38
Views: 1910

Re: AO Seafood

Wellgate fisheries in Clitheroe is very good .... always top quality, they also supply the Northcote and Moor Hall Restaurants, both of which are Michelin starred ...
by Clarets4me
Mon Feb 15, 2021 11:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Keeping goals out ...
Replies: 7
Views: 602

Keeping goals out ...

Eight " Clean sheets " in 23 League games so far, including Six in our 12 away games ...

We achieved 15 last season, second only to Manchester City, and the same as Liverpool ...
by Clarets4me
Sun Feb 14, 2021 10:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Telegraph match report ...
Replies: 18
Views: 1942

Telegraph match report ...

" Burnley, it was evident from the kick-off meant business. On an afternoon where the temperatures were more Siberia than South London, they were all short sleeves and no gloves, hard men scoffing at the elements, preferring to keep warm by attacking " ...

A swell of pride when I read that ... :D
by Clarets4me
Sat Feb 13, 2021 3:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cpalace versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 574
Views: 7863

Re: Cpalace versus MIGHTY CLARETS

Wtf ... just come in after being delayed in town running into a friend, what madness is this ?
by Clarets4me
Fri Feb 12, 2021 6:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Andre Gray ....
Replies: 12
Views: 2266

Andre Gray ....

Just read that Andre Gray has donated £5,000 to the family of a female Watford fan, who passed away following complications during heart surgery. She leaves a husband and two children, one of whom had suffered a stroke at the age of three ..... The " Go fund me " account has raised over £28,400 surp...
by Clarets4me
Sun Feb 07, 2021 9:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Managers who get under your skin
Replies: 48
Views: 1502

Re: Managers who get under your skin

" one eyed Arsene " Colin .... a shoe-in Graham Westley Jose ...doesn't get under my skin, just a profound dislike, and a wish to see him try and achieve anything at Morecambe/Rochdale on a budget of Sweet f**k all ... Managers deserving of great respect ... Jock Stein Bob Paisley & Bill Shankly Fer...
by Clarets4me
Sun Feb 07, 2021 7:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Records are there to be broken ....
Replies: 6
Views: 596

Re: Records are there to be broken ....

Red or White ? Our gents are away on a " Respite " break, but, seeing as you ask, Booth's Sauvignon Blanc ... May I remind you of your last ( pre-Covid ) visit ... Me: " Hello " Tim ", come on in ! " .. Mrs C4M : " Lovely to see you, Tim ( peck on cheek ) " Me: " Can I get you a drink ? " TN : " Oh...
by Clarets4me
Sun Feb 07, 2021 6:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Records are there to be broken ....
Replies: 6
Views: 596

Records are there to be broken ....

So here's the thing, in the last 2 weeks .... * Burnley have won at Liverpool for the first time since 1974 * Brighton have won at Liverpool for the first time since 1983 * Liverpool lost their first League game at Anfield after a 67 game unbeaten run * Liverpool have lost three successive home Leag...
by Clarets4me
Sun Feb 07, 2021 6:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footy
Replies: 179
Views: 4581

Re: Today's footy

I'm sure they will have mentioned it on TV, but I'm not watching, but when was the last time Liverpool lost three successive home League games ??
by Clarets4me
Fri Feb 05, 2021 6:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dash Cam Footage
Replies: 65
Views: 4268

Re: Dash Cam Footage

dsr wrote:
Fri Feb 05, 2021 4:44 pm
If I can just chip in here, though,
I have read your poem right through,
You're clearly no Keats,
Or W.B. Yeats,
You're not even Roger McGough! ;)
Assonance at it's finest ... ;)
by Clarets4me
Fri Feb 05, 2021 9:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 6 Nations Championship 2021
Replies: 69
Views: 1942

Re: 6 Nations Championship 2021

Despite being without a number of players, England should be too strong for Scotland at home, so England by 15-20 points .... France seem to have got their coaching act together, with Shaun Edwards as defence Coach, France by 20 or so in Rome .... Wales v Ireland should be close .... Ireland to nick...
by Clarets4me
Thu Feb 04, 2021 4:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 8 point gap
Replies: 62
Views: 3390

Re: 8 point gap

kentonclaret wrote:
Thu Feb 04, 2021 3:57 pm
I'm as chilled as those Liverpool supporters who were basking in the knowledge that Burnley's last win at Anfield was 47 years ago. 8-)
:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
by Clarets4me
Thu Feb 04, 2021 3:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 8 point gap
Replies: 62
Views: 3390

Re: 8 point gap

I probably shouldn't repeat this but not only have Fulham not won in 11 games, they have not won in their last 32 visits to Turf Moor, since 21st April 1951, to be exact. Attlee was in Downing Street, Meat, Sweets and Butter were still rationed, and Elvis was still in High School ....

Chill ! 8-)
by Clarets4me
Wed Feb 03, 2021 6:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clap for Sir Captain Tom
Replies: 17
Views: 1162

Re: Clap for Sir Captain Tom

The morally right thing would have been to fund the NHS properly in the first place RIP Captain Tom The funds he raised were not for the NHS, but for Charities working to support NHS workers ! I suggest Sir Captain Tom, if he would have been asked, would have preferred the £150,000 to £250,000 that...
by Clarets4me
Wed Feb 03, 2021 9:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Can you name the artists who had UK number 1 singles in the 80s?
Replies: 6
Views: 342

Re: Can you name the artists who had UK number 1 singles in the 80s?

77 ... Not bad up to 1985, and then struggling ...
by Clarets4me
Wed Feb 03, 2021 6:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Can you name the artists who had UK number 1 singles in the 70s?
Replies: 15
Views: 482

Re: Can you name the artists who had UK number 1 singles in the 70s?

One thing you can't say about the 70's is that the Number One's lacked variety .... Band of the Royal Scots Dragoon Guards to Status Quo , Blondie to Telly Savalas, Clive Dunn to Little Jimmy Osmond !! :D
by Clarets4me
Wed Feb 03, 2021 6:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Can you name the artists who had UK number 1 singles in the 70s?
Replies: 15
Views: 482

Re: Can you name the artists who had UK number 1 singles in the 70s?

115/125 Bang on my era, to be fair .... would have been 116 if I could spell George McCrae !!
by Clarets4me
Wed Feb 03, 2021 5:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Can you name the artists who had UK number 1 singles in the 70s?
Replies: 15
Views: 482

Re: Can you name the artists who had UK number 1 singles in the 70s?

Vino blanco wrote:
Wed Feb 03, 2021 12:58 am
Didn't do the quiz because I couldn't be bothered typing it all out. I read through the list and know all the answers but two:- "Free" and "One day at a time". I cannot remember the artists for the life in me.
Lena Martell " One day at a time " ... :roll:
by Clarets4me
Sun Jan 31, 2021 9:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: One out one in
Replies: 9
Views: 1538

Re: One out one in

Steve1956 wrote:
Sun Jan 31, 2021 9:36 pm
Brighton instead of Fulham
Me too ! :D
by Clarets4me
Sun Jan 31, 2021 4:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Field an FA Cup lineup against City ...
Replies: 50
Views: 1861

Re: Field an FA Cup lineup against City ...

Well! we've played our 1st choice team in the past few seasons, and still got a hammering, so even if we field our strongest available XI, we'll likely be on the end of a heavy defeat anyway. And the last thing we need is any more injuries cropping up, ahead of our most important period of the seas...
by Clarets4me
Sun Jan 31, 2021 3:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Field an FA Cup lineup against City ...
Replies: 50
Views: 1861

Field an FA Cup lineup against City ...

The players looked shattered in the 2nd half .... one shot and not on target in the 90 minutes,
There must be a case for resting most of them against City, with Brighton, Palace and West Brom being the next three League games ...
by Clarets4me
Sat Jan 30, 2021 10:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Joelinton haircut
Replies: 22
Views: 1238

Re: Joelinton haircut

Never mind all that, I've had to apply Mrs Clarets4me's hair colour several times during this " unpleasantness ", that, my friends, takes a special kind of courage !! :D
by Clarets4me
Fri Jan 29, 2021 12:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wooden Seats ...
Replies: 25
Views: 1529

Re: Wooden Seats ...

claptrappers_union wrote:
Fri Jan 29, 2021 1:02 am
I don’t understand other fans obsession with wooden seats. What are their dining room chairs made from at home?
When he asked about our wooden seats, I did ask what life was like in the Championship with their 13th Manager since sacking Sean Dyche !! :roll:
by Clarets4me
Thu Jan 28, 2021 11:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Can you name the artists who had UK number 1 singles in the 60s?
Replies: 24
Views: 726

Re: Can you name the artists who had UK number 1 singles in the 60s?

58/118 .... and I was 6 in December 1969. I didn't know Des O'Connor had a No.1, though and I couldn't spell Procol Harem or Engelbert either !!