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by bob-the-scutter
Sun Oct 06, 2019 12:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Toffee messagboard
Replies: 26
Views: 3707

Re: Toffee messagboard

Dark Cloud wrote:There will already be some "recruitment" going on behind the scenes I guess. But my worry (like a lot of others) is that Everton see SD as a great fit. :cry:

Hopefully they'll decide he doesn't play the Everton way!
by bob-the-scutter
Sat Oct 05, 2019 10:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mo Salah, a claret!
Replies: 1
Views: 825

Mo Salah, a claret!

Well that's what it said in today's program!
On the page where it gives the stats, the premier leading goal scorers had Salah - Burnley.
Anyone else notice?
by bob-the-scutter
Sat Oct 05, 2019 6:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dave Thomas at Goodison - and tomorrow at Burnley
Replies: 55
Views: 2173

Re: Dave Thomas at Goodison - and tomorrow at Burnley

Stan Tastic wrote:Totally two-footed and a fantastic crosser of a ball from seemingly impossible positions.

One of only a handful of players I've seen that could take a corner with either foot.

He also used to play in training shoes!
by bob-the-scutter
Sat Oct 05, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Turf announcer
Replies: 47
Views: 3584

Re: Turf announcer

ClaretTony wrote:I know it is the script and not the announcer - but did they say Dave Thomas was in the 1968 team that won the FA Youth Cup in 1977?

Yes, I heard that too. :lol:
by bob-the-scutter
Sat Aug 31, 2019 12:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Amazon rainforest
Replies: 72
Views: 2942

Re: The Amazon rainforest

Id never heard of him but it took me less than 10 mins to do a bit of googling and see that his credibility is zero. Its no wonder we are where we are with things like Trump and Brexit when people will just believe anything presented to them if it says what they want to hear You mean like you just ...
by bob-the-scutter
Sat Aug 31, 2019 12:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Amazon rainforest
Replies: 72
Views: 2942

Re: The Amazon rainforest

Imploding Turtle wrote:Patrick Moore has absolutely no credibility.

Very much like you then eh!
by bob-the-scutter
Mon Aug 26, 2019 7:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Amazon rainforest
Replies: 72
Views: 2942

Re: The Amazon rainforest

For anyone who has children this must be considered the major issue of our time. Far more significant than Brexit or any of that nonsense. In fact it should be the most important issue for anyone who has any concern for humanity and the world as a whole. Saying there is no man made climate change i...
by bob-the-scutter
Mon Aug 26, 2019 7:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bolton
Replies: 1302
Views: 97500

Re: Bolton

Holmeclaret wrote:Really saddened by this. Of all football fans, I’ve always felt that Bolton were the most like ours. No-one who really loves football would want this to happen to such a great old club.

This!!
by bob-the-scutter
Mon Aug 26, 2019 10:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bolton
Replies: 1302
Views: 97500

Bolton on the brink of liquidation.

On Sky just now, takeover collapses.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/49462871
by bob-the-scutter
Sun Aug 25, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: NEVER EVER
Replies: 89
Views: 3837

Re: NEVER EVER

Personally I would have given a free kick to us for simulation!
by bob-the-scutter
Sun Aug 11, 2019 12:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Southampton
Replies: 67
Views: 9289

Re: Southampton

2nd goal was a pin point pass, you could see Erik look up just before he did it.
2 piss-poor teams for 45 minutes and the we got to grips with the conditions and bossed it. They seem to forget we played them off their park last season in a disappointing 0.0 draw.
by bob-the-scutter
Sun Aug 11, 2019 12:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Minor gripe
Replies: 58
Views: 5045

Re: Minor gripe

My hovercraft is full of eels!
by bob-the-scutter
Wed Aug 07, 2019 1:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chelsea apologise over sexual abuse
Replies: 17
Views: 706

Re: Chelsea apologise over sexual abuse

NL Claret wrote:Gradi has been at the wrong end of some accusations for decades. It's becoming more public now.

Chelsea ......they call us anti-football.

Very ironic seeing as they've had more than their share of Uncle Ernie's.
by bob-the-scutter
Wed Aug 07, 2019 1:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR - Brilliant or Disaster?
Replies: 48
Views: 1544

Re: VAR - Brilliant or Disaster?

I'll wait and see but from what I've seen I think it could be one of the major factors in this being my last season as a regular fan. I haven't really liked what I've seen on TV thus far and I'm really not looking forward to it being part of my matchday 'experience' That! It could well suck all the...
by bob-the-scutter
Tue Jul 09, 2019 3:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How Much would you pay to get your stolen dog back?
Replies: 32
Views: 1678

Re: How Much would you pay to get your stolen dog back?

Also, someone broke into his crib? Why does he sleep in a crib? And what's the point of locking it?
by bob-the-scutter
Thu Jul 04, 2019 1:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: TROUBLE IN BLACKBURN
Replies: 39
Views: 4283

Re: TROUBLE IN BLACKBURN

GodIsADeeJay81 wrote:There's a horse on the loose with a large crowd chasing it for a quick go...

And no one can talk to a horse of course.
by bob-the-scutter
Thu Jul 04, 2019 1:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lampard : Rams Give Green Light To Chelsea
Replies: 62
Views: 3256

Re: Lampard : Rams Give Green Light To Chelsea

claretonthecoast1882 wrote:Shouldn't that be Frank Lampard's Derby County have given permission to Chelsea to talk about becoming Frank Lampard's Chelsea

No. He's now Chelsea's Frank Lampard again.
by bob-the-scutter
Thu Jul 04, 2019 1:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: William Hill To Close 700 Bookies
Replies: 41
Views: 1870

Re: William Hill To Close 700 Bookies

Grumps wrote:Lots of people on here happy about this, without a thought for those losing their jobs

When those jobs are purposely poncing on vulnerable people to churn out as many addicts as possible and these scummy parasitic companies use this as a business plan, absolutely!!!
by bob-the-scutter
Thu Jul 04, 2019 1:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Travellers have taken over Thwaite's Brewery site in Blackburn
Replies: 134
Views: 11474

Re: Travellers have taken over Thwaite's Brewery site in Blackburn

Devils_Advocate wrote:Awful attitude towards fellow humans beings. Its no wonder the world is in the state its in with people like you about

It's no wonder the world is in the state it's in with people like you about!
by bob-the-scutter
Thu Jul 04, 2019 1:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Travellers have taken over Thwaite's Brewery site in Blackburn
Replies: 134
Views: 11474

Re: Travellers have taken over Thwaite's Brewery site in Blackburn

Lord Beamish wrote:Padded Call? Is that like a Telephone Box, full of cushions?

And Joss-sticks man!
by bob-the-scutter
Thu Jul 04, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Travellers have taken over Thwaite's Brewery site in Blackburn
Replies: 134
Views: 11474

Re: Travellers have taken over Thwaite's Brewery site in Blackburn

UpTheBeehole wrote:a million pounds?

Inflation is a bitch ain't it!
by bob-the-scutter
Wed Jun 26, 2019 11:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Things to do in Hamburg
Replies: 26
Views: 1654

Re: Things to do in Hamburg

Hipper wrote:https://www.blohmvoss.com/en/corporate/content/blohm-voss/docks-facilities

Ask a German 'haben sie dunnschiss?'

Don`t you mean: haben sie du schiss?'
by bob-the-scutter
Wed Jun 26, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New ticket office
Replies: 53
Views: 4516

Re: New ticket office

Burnley1989 wrote:Much better! The previous 3ft windows in the rain were actually quite comical

Especially the one built for the vertically challenged!
by bob-the-scutter
Thu Jun 13, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sir Philip Green.
Replies: 43
Views: 3141

Re: Sir Philip Green.

Hopefully pretty soon he'll meet up with Joe Brand!
by bob-the-scutter
Thu Jun 13, 2019 5:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chernobyl
Replies: 70
Views: 5746

Re: Chernobyl

There's lots of real footage on YouTube that show the TV series is very very realistic. It took 600'000 people to clean the site up including 3'828 cadets who worked on the 3 roofs in shifts of 90 seconds.
by bob-the-scutter
Sat Jun 01, 2019 12:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Shock Sean Dyche News
Replies: 17
Views: 3891

Re: Shock Sean Dyche News

jdrobbo wrote:That’s Steve Austin!

The six million dollar man?
by bob-the-scutter
Sat Jun 01, 2019 12:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris Johnson to appear in Crown Court for lying
Replies: 355
Views: 8635

Re: Boris Johnson to appear in Crown Court for lying

IanMcL wrote:He plastered it on a bus, as fact and stood by it, proclaiming its truth!

No he didn't. Nowhere was it ever said that £350 million would go to the NHS if we left the EU.
Like I said, it was inferred so much it became "Fact"
by bob-the-scutter
Thu May 30, 2019 4:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Vinyl wrapped GT-R yesterday
Replies: 21
Views: 1941

Re: Vinyl wrapped GT-R yesterday

I drove one on a track day a couple of years ago. Excellent fun........A playstation on wheels!
by bob-the-scutter
Thu May 30, 2019 4:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris Johnson to appear in Crown Court for lying
Replies: 355
Views: 8635

Re: Boris Johnson to appear in Crown Court for lying

PaintYorkClaretnBlue wrote:Just like the thickos who voted to remain because Osbourne said there would need to be an emergency budget if we voted to leave. I imagine there will have been quite a lot who were swayed by that.

Exactly. I'm a leaver by the way. No side has the monopoly on being told a few porkies!
by bob-the-scutter
Thu May 30, 2019 12:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris Johnson to appear in Crown Court for lying
Replies: 355
Views: 8635

Re: Boris Johnson to appear in Crown Court for lying

The very essence of why many were duped and voted to leave. No, the very essence of why all the thicko's who are easily duped voted to leave. No one ever said all that money would go to the health service, it was inferred over and over so much it's become "fact" An MP lying? My goodness.....
by bob-the-scutter
Thu May 30, 2019 12:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Preston sayings
Replies: 35
Views: 2805

Re: Preston sayings

Wile E Coyote wrote:only need to go to clayton or gt harwood to find exactly same

Being from Burnley, but married in 74 to a Clayton lass and I've been here ever since.......I concur!
by bob-the-scutter
Thu May 30, 2019 10:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Top Championship teams equal to mid-table Premier League teams?
Replies: 37
Views: 3228

Re: Top Championship teams equal to mid-table Premier League teams?

IanMcL wrote:Buy pound sell 50 million, sounds like he did ok for them and him!

He did great for himself but left the club on its ar$e.
by bob-the-scutter
Wed May 29, 2019 6:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chernobyl
Replies: 70
Views: 5746

Re: Chernobyl

cricketfieldclarets wrote:Anyway of watching this on bt or online? Dont have sky.

It's downloadable on Piratebay, 4 out of the 5 episodes. I also just finished watching Killing Eve series 2. All on Piratebay with ads removed.
by bob-the-scutter
Wed May 29, 2019 6:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Andy Carroll
Replies: 44
Views: 4767

Re: Andy Carroll

Chester Perry wrote:Just what was Dalgleish thinking

Dalglish was never a good manager!
by bob-the-scutter
Tue May 28, 2019 10:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Top Championship teams equal to mid-table Premier League teams?
Replies: 37
Views: 3228

Re: Top Championship teams equal to mid-table Premier League teams?

IanMcL wrote:Bates bought a bankrupt Chelsea, for a pound and saved them, before selling up.

Chelsea were on the brink of serious **** when Abramovich stepped in.
https://www.theguardian.com/football/20 ... ory.sport9
by bob-the-scutter
Tue May 28, 2019 10:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Top Championship teams equal to mid-table Premier League teams?
Replies: 37
Views: 3228

Re: Top Championship teams equal to mid-table Premier League teams?

there not third, more like 9th, top 3 by population are london, birmingham,liverpool / London Birmingham Liverpool Nottingham Sheffield Bristol Glasgow Leicester Edinburgh Leeds Cardiff Manchester Stoke-on-Trent Coventry Sunderland https://www.smallworldfs.com/small-world/gbr/en-gb/blog/knowing-mor...
by bob-the-scutter
Mon May 27, 2019 11:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Top Championship teams equal to mid-table Premier League teams?
Replies: 37
Views: 3228

Re: Top Championship teams equal to mid-table Premier League teams?

IanMcL wrote:Leeds is a big place.

Can't think of anything else.

3rd largest city in England, with a massive catchment area for one club.
Not much of a historical pedigree before the late 60s.
Similar to Chelsea before Bates' attempts to bankrupt them.
by bob-the-scutter
Mon May 27, 2019 11:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Keith Floyd
Replies: 31
Views: 3462

Re: Keith Floyd

Dark Cloud wrote:So in answer to my original question, no, couldn't cook AT ALL, because he was plain **** at it! But boy could he drink and when squiffy he was pretty amusing. (Unlike most of us, who are just plain obnoxious!!)

Yes, he was plain rubbish, I've had better looking turnouts.
by bob-the-scutter
Mon May 27, 2019 11:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Keith Floyd
Replies: 31
Views: 3462

Re: Keith Floyd

tim_noone wrote:Her sticky toffee pudding has the same effect on me...when applying the Double Cream over it.

I've often dreamed about licking out her mixing bowl!
by bob-the-scutter
Sat May 25, 2019 3:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our best ever away support ?
Replies: 66
Views: 5020

Re: Our best ever away support ?

This thread covered quite a lot of our large ones. We took over 20,000 to a Ewood Park for an FA Cup quarter final around 1913. That’s probably our largest following anywhere outside neutral venues I’d suggest? http://www.uptheclarets.com/messageboard/viewtopic.php?style=2&t=13794&start=50 ...
by bob-the-scutter
Sat May 25, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Parking charge notice
Replies: 61
Views: 3155

Re: Parking charge notice

Citizens' Advice Bureau doesn't think so. They think it's the driver, not the owner. https://www.citizensadvice.org.uk/law-and-courts/parking-tickets/appealing-parking-tickets/appealing-a-parking-ticket-when-someone-else-was-driving/ I wonder who is liable if a different driver drives it out of the...
by bob-the-scutter
Wed May 22, 2019 4:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Parking charge notice
Replies: 61
Views: 3155

Re: Parking charge notice

Marney&Mee wrote:He charges £20 Paul?

He asks for a £10 donation for his time.
Where you get £20 from I've no idea.
by bob-the-scutter
Wed May 22, 2019 4:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Parking charge notice
Replies: 61
Views: 3155

Re: Parking charge notice

Alanstevensonsgloves wrote:Can you suggest some?

Of course he cant
by bob-the-scutter
Wed May 22, 2019 4:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Parking charge notice
Replies: 61
Views: 3155

Re: Parking charge notice

paulatky wrote:Is Tony Taylor the guy who charges £10 to appeal on your behalf ?
If so they are far better and free facebook sites who will help

He has a 90% success rate and knows the ins and outs of the appeals service.
No idea where you get the "far better" from!
by bob-the-scutter
Tue May 21, 2019 6:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brian Potter
Replies: 18
Views: 2783

Re: Brian Potter

theroyaldyche wrote:Incorrect

Say what you see Roy!
by bob-the-scutter
Tue May 21, 2019 6:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Parking charge notice
Replies: 61
Views: 3155

Re: Parking charge notice

Damo wrote:https://www.moneysavingexpert.com/reclaim/private-parking-tickets/

Not the best place for advice because it`s mainly outdated.
by bob-the-scutter
Tue May 21, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Parking charge notice
Replies: 61
Views: 3155

Re: Parking charge notice

I was broken down on the TK Maxx car park in Burnley. 2 hours permitted, returned after 90 minutes and couldn't move my vehicle. Called the RAC, took them over 2 hours to arrive. I received a fine. I sent the information including the official RAC transcript to my appeal. I lost. I tried again thro...
by bob-the-scutter
Tue May 21, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Parking charge notice
Replies: 61
Views: 3155

Re: Parking charge notice

Tbh I didn’t take any notice of any signs because I have never been to a pub that has a time limit on parking This can`t be ignored Inchy! We can help you kill this but you`ll need to be quick. Hopefully you`ve not contacted the parking company? I`m a moderator at Facebook page fight your private p...
by bob-the-scutter
Mon May 20, 2019 5:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is women’s football winning you over?
Replies: 243
Views: 9476

Re: Is women’s football winning you over?

MRG wrote:The more that they try to push it onto me in an attempt to be politically correct, the more I will ignore it.

File alongside female boxing

It`s on a par with the Scottish Premier$hit, painful to watch.
by bob-the-scutter
Sat May 18, 2019 10:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Shirt auctions
Replies: 8
Views: 694

Re: Shirt auctions

Doddy!

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