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by fidelcastro
Sun Jul 12, 2020 3:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Klopp n Dyche
Replies: 14
Views: 1561

Re: Klopp n Dyche

Hibsclaret wrote:
Sun Jul 12, 2020 2:36 pm
The only ones that know are each other and their close circle of confidentes.

The rest of us have our opinions and my opinion is that they can’t stand each other
With respect, I think that's utter ********.
by fidelcastro
Thu Jul 09, 2020 5:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Burnley confirm ticket refunds
Replies: 607
Views: 29098

Re: ARTICLE: Burnley confirm ticket refunds

I haven't received an email or a refund!
by fidelcastro
Wed Jul 08, 2020 9:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: tonights commentators
Replies: 100
Views: 4052

Re: tonights commentators

I've mentioned this before, but she looks like Joe Cole in drag!
by fidelcastro
Wed Jul 08, 2020 9:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Broadcasting question
Replies: 16
Views: 796

Re: Broadcasting question

claretblue wrote:
Wed Jul 08, 2020 8:49 pm
last time we were televised live in European cup game was the 2nd half of 2nd leg of our quarter-final against Hamburg!

...but I bet you want to know about league games - at Turf Moor! :D
I do... but only in the top flight! :D
by fidelcastro
Wed Jul 08, 2020 8:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Broadcasting question
Replies: 16
Views: 796

Re: Broadcasting question

Bosscat wrote:
Wed Jul 08, 2020 8:33 pm
Ahhhh come on FC 🤣🤣🤣 it was a joke lighten up m8 😉

Also 4.20 pointed out the Preston 4-3 game ... you didn't specify top flight ........
Well.. I am now! 😆
by fidelcastro
Wed Jul 08, 2020 8:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Broadcasting question
Replies: 16
Views: 796

Re: Broadcasting question

Bosscat wrote:
Wed Jul 08, 2020 8:26 pm
But apart from Arsenal at home 2005 and Liverpool 2005 when have the BBC shown a live game from Turf Moor since Bob Lords fall out with the BBC
😉😉😉
Read my question again.
by fidelcastro
Wed Jul 08, 2020 8:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Broadcasting question
Replies: 16
Views: 796

Re: Broadcasting question

4:20 wrote:
Wed Jul 08, 2020 8:24 pm
BURNLEY PRESTON 4-3?
I think that was televised, yes, but was more alluding to us in the top flight.
by fidelcastro
Wed Jul 08, 2020 8:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Broadcasting question
Replies: 16
Views: 796

Re: Broadcasting question

gandhisflipflop wrote:
Wed Jul 08, 2020 8:23 pm
Off the top of my head. Arsenal at home (2008?) Fa cup and Liverpool home 2005 fa cup? Just guesses.
I said LEAGUE game.

:D

Edit: Just seen your edit!
by fidelcastro
Wed Jul 08, 2020 8:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Broadcasting question
Replies: 16
Views: 796

Broadcasting question

With the Wolves game being live on the BBC, I was wondering when the last time the station broadcasted a league game 'live' from Turf Moor.

One for older fans, I'm guessing, or did it never happen because of Bob Lord's fallouts with the TV companies?
by fidelcastro
Wed Jul 08, 2020 7:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: tonights commentators
Replies: 100
Views: 4052

Re: tonights commentators

taio wrote:
Wed Jul 08, 2020 7:43 pm
"Westwood has stepped up to the Premier League well"

Circa 8 seasons in the Premier League.
:lol:

I almost wish I had BT Sports!
by fidelcastro
Wed Jul 08, 2020 7:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: tonights commentators
Replies: 100
Views: 4052

Re: tonights commentators

Thank goodness for the wireless.

Glen Little is comedy gold! 😄
by fidelcastro
Tue Jul 07, 2020 8:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Da Yoof
Replies: 10
Views: 1798

Re: Da Yoof

ClaretTony wrote:
Tue Jul 07, 2020 5:03 pm
Jimmy Mullen is younger than me
And more drink soaked too! :P
by fidelcastro
Tue Jul 07, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley interested in Paul Cook
Replies: 67
Views: 5084

Re: Burnley interested in Paul Cook

It was first reported in the Daily Star (is that still coming out?)

Must be true then! :roll:
by fidelcastro
Mon Jul 06, 2020 7:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer season
Replies: 15
Views: 637

Re: Summer season

I certainly wouldn't dismiss the idea out of hand.

The only reason we seem to have continued with the August - May schedule is out of tradition.

The biggest opponents of such a radical overhaul though would probably be the cricket clubs!
by fidelcastro
Mon Jul 06, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley - No Gibson recall
Replies: 134
Views: 6324

Re: Burnley - No Gibson recall

wilks_bfc wrote:
Mon Jul 06, 2020 7:02 pm
The key word in that is mutual.
This situation definitely has shades of the Chelsea one with Winston Bogarde.
by fidelcastro
Mon Jul 06, 2020 5:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley - No Gibson recall
Replies: 134
Views: 6324

Re: Burnley - No Gibson recall

Zlatan wrote:
Mon Jul 06, 2020 5:17 pm
I don’t know what happened, but I’d like to know more. Trouble is those who know won’t speak, and those that speak don’t know
Indeed. At a guess, the club thought he was bad for morale, if he was complaining at not being picked.

There may well be more to it than that though.
by fidelcastro
Mon Jul 06, 2020 5:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley - No Gibson recall
Replies: 134
Views: 6324

Re: Burnley - No Gibson recall

Isn't there a rule that says a player can leave a club after a certain period if he hasn't played a number of matches during a specific period? I can't imagine a club could sign a player, say on a five year contract, not play him or allow him to train thus basically ending his footballing career. R...
by fidelcastro
Mon Jul 06, 2020 5:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will you be going to the pub tomorrow?
Replies: 200
Views: 6548

Re: Will you be going to the pub tomorrow?

nil_desperandum wrote:
Mon Jul 06, 2020 3:00 pm
They were told that when old people were admitted like this they were all regsistered as Covid. It was "official policy".
Yes, you did say ALL.
by fidelcastro
Mon Jul 06, 2020 5:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will you be going to the pub tomorrow?
Replies: 200
Views: 6548

Re: Will you be going to the pub tomorrow?

Healeywoodclaret wrote:
Mon Jul 06, 2020 4:57 pm
Stupid question
Why?

Do give me the benefit of your superior expertise.
by fidelcastro
Mon Jul 06, 2020 4:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley - No Gibson recall
Replies: 134
Views: 6324

Re: Burnley - No Gibson recall

wilks_bfc wrote:
Mon Jul 06, 2020 4:21 pm
Recall from what?
He’s not on loan and he’s no longer training at Boro so it sounds like he’s sat doing nothing whilst collecting a wage
Exactly.

Furthermore, if we did pick him to be involved and he refused, would that not be a breach of contract?
by fidelcastro
Mon Jul 06, 2020 4:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will you be going to the pub tomorrow?
Replies: 200
Views: 6548

Re: Will you be going to the pub tomorrow?

Not supporting Healeywood in general, but I can back up that particular point from personal experience. We know of someone (elderly) who was admitted to hospital, initially just overnight for an assessment - following a nasty fall. Sadly this person died overnight. They put Covid on the "death cert...
by fidelcastro
Mon Jul 06, 2020 11:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will you be going to the pub tomorrow?
Replies: 200
Views: 6548

Re: Will you be going to the pub tomorrow?

And people who had been diagnosed with cancer had COVID documented on their death certificates. Therefore making the figures unreliable. What's your point? What a stupid argument. If, God forbid, I had been diagnosed with bowel cancer, and on the way to see my consultant, I was hit by a car whilst ...
by fidelcastro
Sat Jul 04, 2020 7:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Junior Stanislas
Replies: 70
Views: 3024

Re: Junior Stanislas

cricketfieldclarets wrote:
Sat Jul 04, 2020 7:20 pm
Championship games for us 93. Championship goals for us 7.

Premier league post Burnley. 95 games 17 goals. Thats definitely an improvement.
Sorry. Still not convinced.
by fidelcastro
Sat Jul 04, 2020 7:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lee Johnson
Replies: 40
Views: 2352

Re: Lee Johnson

Quickenthetempo wrote:
Sat Jul 04, 2020 7:06 pm
No compensation now.

Get him signed on. In fact Dyche can put him on the coaching staff until the end of the season.
Don't know if that was posted 'tongue in cheek' but no thanks.
by fidelcastro
Sat Jul 04, 2020 6:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Junior Stanislas
Replies: 70
Views: 3024

Re: Junior Stanislas

He was hit and miss when he was here. I don't think he's improved a great deal since.

It's a no from me.
by fidelcastro
Sat Jul 04, 2020 1:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A first. I agree with Jose Mourinho.
Replies: 52
Views: 1921

Re: A first. I agree with Jose Mourinho.

We had to it wasn't really optional, that much bickering & disagreement called for this & the irony isn't lost this as caused more, every single football result should be pending for an hour until after the final whistle allowing an independent panel to review & if necessary to correct any mistakes...
by fidelcastro
Fri Jul 03, 2020 4:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley/Sheffield United Quiz
Replies: 44
Views: 714

Re: Burnley/Sheffield United Quiz

ClaretTony wrote:
Fri Jul 03, 2020 4:15 pm
Which is why I said there was still one to go - Cahill & Dyer are correct but there are three.
I know, but I'd already answered it further up the thread.
by fidelcastro
Fri Jul 03, 2020 4:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley/Sheffield United Quiz
Replies: 44
Views: 714

Re: Burnley/Sheffield United Quiz

ClaretTony wrote:
Fri Jul 03, 2020 4:10 pm
Well done - all question answered apart from one missing player who has played on loan for both clubs
Already answered.

Paul Shaw
by fidelcastro
Fri Jul 03, 2020 11:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley/Sheffield United Quiz
Replies: 44
Views: 714

Re: Burnley/Sheffield United Quiz

huw.Y.WattfromWare wrote:
Fri Jul 03, 2020 11:34 am
8. Neil Shipperley
I must've missed Neil Shipperley's Burnley career.

:shock:
by fidelcastro
Fri Jul 03, 2020 11:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley/Sheffield United Quiz
Replies: 44
Views: 714

Re: Burnley/Sheffield United Quiz

mdd2 wrote:
Fri Jul 03, 2020 11:06 am
8) I will have a stab at Jamie Hoyland as he plated for Bury before Sheff Utd
I'd be surprised. Hoyland wasn't much of a goalscorer.

Gareth Taylor would be more likely, but it may not be him either.
by fidelcastro
Fri Jul 03, 2020 11:02 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley/Sheffield United Quiz
Replies: 44
Views: 714

Re: Burnley/Sheffield United Quiz

ralphc wrote:
Fri Jul 03, 2020 11:01 am
Ah yes, but Lafferty still after McDonald?
From memory. I think so.
by fidelcastro
Fri Jul 03, 2020 10:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley/Sheffield United Quiz
Replies: 44
Views: 714

Re: Burnley/Sheffield United Quiz

ralphc wrote:
Fri Jul 03, 2020 10:53 am
Lafferty was after McDonald and I am sure that was a permanent move but Tony's mention that Hoyland was on the right track is confusing.
That's not what Tony meant.

He was answering two different suggestions.
by fidelcastro
Fri Jul 03, 2020 10:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will you be going to the pub tomorrow?
Replies: 200
Views: 6548

Re: Will you be going to the pub tomorrow?

No. Breeding ground for the virus. People in close proximity without face coverings.
by fidelcastro
Fri Jul 03, 2020 10:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley/Sheffield United Quiz
Replies: 44
Views: 714

Re: Burnley/Sheffield United Quiz

3. Cahill, Paul Shaw, Nathan Dyer
by fidelcastro
Fri Jul 03, 2020 10:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A first. I agree with Jose Mourinho.
Replies: 52
Views: 1921

Re: A first. I agree with Jose Mourinho.

We should never have brought it in.
by fidelcastro
Fri Jul 03, 2020 10:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley/Sheffield United Quiz
Replies: 44
Views: 714

Re: Burnley/Sheffield United Quiz

7. Danny Lafferty?
by fidelcastro
Fri Jul 03, 2020 10:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Burnley confirm ticket refunds
Replies: 607
Views: 29098

Re: ARTICLE: Burnley confirm ticket refunds

longhair wrote:
Fri Jul 03, 2020 6:34 am
Refund in bank last Friday
You must be the only one who has received any refund!

:o
by fidelcastro
Wed Jul 01, 2020 9:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hong Kong protests
Replies: 83
Views: 2541

Re: Hong Kong protests

Stayingup wrote:
Wed Jul 01, 2020 9:16 pm
My goodness. How dare you call the working class peoplw who voted for Brexit and for Boris knuckle draggers. Disgraceful comment.
I didn’t say they all were, but sadly, I've met quite a few.
by fidelcastro
Wed Jul 01, 2020 9:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hong Kong protests
Replies: 83
Views: 2541

Re: Hong Kong protests

Guessing? No Labour.In the north and why? Because the working class people of the north and midlands have had (mass) immigration thrust upon them without planning, without consultation, without education about it and the Brexit referendum and the last two General Elections has been their only oppor...
by fidelcastro
Wed Jul 01, 2020 9:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Quiz: The largest countries in the world
Replies: 22
Views: 745

Re: Quiz: The largest countries in the world

I got 11 too!

The photos certainly helped a bit!
by fidelcastro
Wed Jul 01, 2020 8:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hong Kong protests
Replies: 83
Views: 2541

Re: Hong Kong protests

Stayingup wrote:
Wed Jul 01, 2020 8:40 pm
Oh and to compound your lack of understanding of the electorate, which political party in UK has most anti immigration voters? The last election (plus the referendum) should give you a huge clue.
At a guess the Brexit party/UKIP closely followed by the Tories.
by fidelcastro
Wed Jul 01, 2020 8:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hong Kong protests
Replies: 83
Views: 2541

Re: Hong Kong protests

Rather daft comment that. I would think.most people are like me in respect of Chinese in UK They come, they work, they dont demand and are a wonderful addition to our society. Do you happen to know which city in Europe has most Chinese? I applaud your liberal attitude. Yes, I too have full respect ...
by fidelcastro
Wed Jul 01, 2020 8:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hong Kong protests
Replies: 83
Views: 2541

Re: Hong Kong protests

Just because they're eligible doesn't mean they'll all want to come to the UK, would you rather we reneged on our commitment to them, because i wouldn't imagine that would go down well with the international community, that's the sort of thing you'd expect from Beijing not London. I agree with you....
by fidelcastro
Wed Jul 01, 2020 7:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hong Kong protests
Replies: 83
Views: 2541

Re: Hong Kong protests

Rowls wrote:
Wed Jul 01, 2020 7:30 pm
There was no a single reason why people voted Brexit. Correct.
Agreed, but I bet we all know someone who voted on that basis.

Some of them even post on here. They know who they are!
by fidelcastro
Wed Jul 01, 2020 7:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hong Kong protests
Replies: 83
Views: 2541

Re: Hong Kong protests

Rowls wrote:
Wed Jul 01, 2020 7:26 pm
You can see it how you like, fidel.
I won't lose any sleep, but this is not why some working class people voted tory for the first time, last December!
by fidelcastro
Wed Jul 01, 2020 7:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hong Kong protests
Replies: 83
Views: 2541

Re: Hong Kong protests

We couldn't control EU immigration so it was politically much trickier to do so. When you have full control of your immigration system you can control the decisions you make. Is it 3 million people that are eligible? Can't see that going down well with the people who voted for Brexit solely on the ...
by fidelcastro
Wed Jul 01, 2020 7:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hong Kong protests
Replies: 83
Views: 2541

Re: Hong Kong protests

Rowls wrote:
Wed Jul 01, 2020 7:00 pm
Doing the right thing. This is what taking back control should look like: Global, moral, ethical and right.
Would the EU have stopped us then?
by fidelcastro
Tue Jun 30, 2020 9:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FA Distance Themselves From BLM Movement
Replies: 165
Views: 7238

Re: FA Distance Themselves From BLM Movement

Rowls wrote:
Tue Jun 30, 2020 9:41 pm
There is a BIG difference between saying "black people are important and that their lives matter" and supporting the BLM movement.

This is not pedantry.
So do you think they've made things worse because of their use or non use of capital letters?
by fidelcastro
Tue Jun 30, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Times We Struggled to Find 11 Players
Replies: 53
Views: 1412

Re: Times We Struggled to Find 11 Players

matttheclaret wrote:
Tue Jun 30, 2020 9:35 pm
77 conceded in 03/04. 39 in 04/05.

Incredible difference
Incredible indeed!
by fidelcastro
Tue Jun 30, 2020 9:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FA Distance Themselves From BLM Movement
Replies: 165
Views: 7238

Re: FA Distance Themselves From BLM Movement

Yes. You clearly understand the rules, at least the basics, as evidenced by your post. Why would they capitalize the word 'black'? Well, you'd capitalize it if it pertained to an organization. So for example I refer to B lackburn R overs and I refer to B ritish P olish C hamber or C ommerce. But if...