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by claret wizard
Sun Aug 30, 2020 2:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cricket back on bbc
Replies: 66
Views: 1629

Re: Cricket back on bbc

Mostly TMS people commenting, Tuffnell, Vaughan, and Jimmy As a bonus as I presume he’s been in the bubble.
by claret wizard
Sat Aug 22, 2020 10:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Worst ever individual performance by a Burnley player ?
Replies: 105
Views: 2932

Re: Worst ever individual performance by a Burnley player ?

All of Brian Easton’s performances, nicknamed “ The Wall” not because of his defensive prowess but because he controlled the ball like one. Also... Sept 2014, The Hawthorns. 2-0 down, Ross Wallace is hooked at half time for Nathaniel Chalobah. I’d been excited to see our loanee and kept an eye on hi...
by claret wizard
Sun Aug 16, 2020 12:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Interior Decorator Needed
Replies: 23
Views: 1085

Interior Decorator Needed

Looking for recommendations for a decorator based in Burnley. Gloss work and Papering on a couple of walls. Room can be isolated with it’s own external door so social distancing is ok. Ideally someone free in the next couple of weeks.
by claret wizard
Sat Aug 08, 2020 10:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Coyle has a new job.
Replies: 83
Views: 4403

Re: Coyle has a new job.

Jamshedpur is a new city, over a million people, club owed by Tata Steel. Very rich part of India compared to others. He’ll be earning a pretty penny. Good on him.
by claret wizard
Tue Jul 28, 2020 2:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bournemouth & Hawkeye
Replies: 42
Views: 3139

Re: Bournemouth & Hawkeye

TalkSPORT tweeting that Bournemouth seeking legal advice on Hawkeye.
by claret wizard
Mon Jul 27, 2020 7:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: You win the super lottery. Which club you buying...
Replies: 31
Views: 932

Re: You win the super lottery. Which club you buying...

I’d buy Wigan and then put them straight into administration....., oh, hang on......
by claret wizard
Wed Jul 22, 2020 9:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: If we finish 8th...
Replies: 48
Views: 2977

Re: If we finish 8th...

https://www.premierleague.com/european- ... -explained

All covered there, but the key line is

The maximum number of English teams in UEFA competitions is seven.
by claret wizard
Sun Jul 19, 2020 2:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Golden Glove
Replies: 30
Views: 2149

Re: Golden Glove

Yes
by claret wizard
Sun Jun 28, 2020 9:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: I Think We Should Buy This Player
Replies: 51
Views: 3518

Re: I Think We Should Buy This Player

Right back Bogle - one for the future, Lowton and Bardsley can not be relied upon for more than a couple of seasons. Time to get a decent young pro in that can develop (similar to Taylor) I was going to login to post this. I was saying we should sign this guy last summer. Would be a great addition ...
by claret wizard
Mon Jun 22, 2020 3:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Big 24 hours...
Replies: 38
Views: 2883

Re: Big 24 hours...

As we're constantly reminded, our recruitment has been fantastic since Mike Rigg was appointed - how else could we possibly be where we are in the league / you've never had it so good etc. - but it really is time for them to step up an pull a few (younger) rabbits out of the hat this summer. The wo...
by claret wizard
Sat Jun 06, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Favourite away pub
Replies: 59
Views: 2683

Re: Favourite away pub

cricketfieldclarets wrote:
Sat Jun 06, 2020 8:25 am
Don’t know if it’s my favourite will have to think about that. But love barrow boy and banker by London Bridge whenever we play charlton or someone down that end of London.
Barrow Boy was an awesome evening after we won the title at Charlton, some videos going round on you tube at the time.
by claret wizard
Sat Jun 06, 2020 12:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Favourite away pub
Replies: 59
Views: 2683

Re: Favourite away pub

Just ones near(ish) the grounds with The Angel being the favourite.

The Angel for Man City games, on Dyche St!

Bodega or Mile Castle in Newcastle

Cricketers Arms for Bournemouth

Dr Browns or Infant Hercules at Middlesborough
by claret wizard
Sun May 17, 2020 1:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football in empty stadiums
Replies: 67
Views: 1973

Re: Football in empty stadiums

I would think Directors would get to watch. As the main financial decision makers for clubs watching the team and making decisions about contracts etc is vital. You don't get the same insight into a game watching on a TV screen.
by claret wizard
Sat May 16, 2020 3:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football in empty stadiums
Replies: 67
Views: 1973

Football in empty stadiums

It’s just rubbish. Boring, even the best bits of skill are just meh.

Let’s wrap the season up as soon as.
by claret wizard
Sun May 03, 2020 7:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Reception shocks returning champions
Replies: 17
Views: 748

Re: ARTICLE: Reception shocks returning champions

Notice we didn’t have “ The Lady”, was it in Middlesborough that night?
by claret wizard
Thu Apr 30, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Worst well known actor?
Replies: 145
Views: 3622

Re: Worst well known actor?

Can't believe this has reached 3 pages without Jack Black coming up. Another one (like Danny Dyer but gets paid gazillions more) who just plays himself, in every role!
by claret wizard
Sat Apr 11, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Good Friday fish and chips advice
Replies: 53
Views: 2005

Re: Good Friday fish and chips advice

Bellfields was open yesterday as well, not sure if they are on any other days. Ightenhill Fish Bar has been open all the way through. Ming Wo and Park View chippy Closed now.
by claret wizard
Mon Mar 23, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: e-football
Replies: 22
Views: 733

Re: e-football

Our game is at 1630 today, I got that off the SKYbet website where we are 1/6 to win with the Shrewsbury win and draw are 7/1. We are expected to win to those that don’t understand odds 😀

With no real sport it seems “when the fun stops” has seen a new definition of the term fun kick in....
by claret wizard
Sun Mar 22, 2020 11:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The most `celebrated` Burnley goals ever?
Replies: 83
Views: 3053

Re: The most `celebrated` Burnley goals ever?

Awful commentary on that link! Didn't even get the goal scorer right. Think the Gary Birtles version is iconic.
by claret wizard
Sun Mar 15, 2020 8:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who's off out tonight?
Replies: 35
Views: 2711

Re: Who's off out tonight?

Day out in Skipton, pubs all way emptier than normal. Even got served in the Sound Bar straight away.
by claret wizard
Sun Mar 08, 2020 10:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Park View
Replies: 159
Views: 17379

Re: Park View

You saying they do Wainwrights in Park View? If they do, they need to train their staff as I asked what beers they had on, the staff member rhymed off loads of lagers, I pointed out I'd asked what beers not lagers and was told only John Smith's but we do have Guinness. FFS :roll: Wainwrights and Do...
by claret wizard
Sun Mar 08, 2020 3:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Park View
Replies: 159
Views: 17379

Re: Park View

Had 3 Wainwrights post match and they were good. Good to see it back open to be honest.
by claret wizard
Sun Mar 08, 2020 9:35 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Park View
Replies: 159
Views: 17379

Re: Park View

Outside bar sells draft beer. Should make it bottles only, or open a bottle only kiosk as well.
by claret wizard
Fri Mar 06, 2020 10:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Park View
Replies: 159
Views: 17379

Re: Park View

In it now. Wainwright and Doom Bar on hand pull. Smells of paint. Still busy. Large “beer garden” out front. Hope they have a bottle bar tomorrow as I can see it being carnage pre match.
by claret wizard
Fri Mar 06, 2020 8:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Park View
Replies: 159
Views: 17379

Re: Park View

Just walked past, it’s rammed.
by claret wizard
Wed Mar 04, 2020 10:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The rise of Joey Barton
Replies: 24
Views: 2477

Re: The rise of Joey Barton

Cook, Barton, Duff, throw Alexander and Mellon onto the list as well. A good list of credible ex players who know what the club is about with success in the lower leagues. I’m not saying what order I’d put them but when Dyche eventually leaves (hopefully not for a long time) we do have some better o...
by claret wizard
Wed Mar 04, 2020 10:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Spurs tonight
Replies: 39
Views: 2200

Re: Spurs tonight

Bordeauxclaret wrote:
Wed Mar 04, 2020 9:59 pm
I would imagine it’ll be their strongest side possible on Saturday.
I think that was their strongest side out tonight!
by claret wizard
Tue Mar 03, 2020 9:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Park View
Replies: 159
Views: 17379

Re: Park View

sanderson370 wrote:
Tue Mar 03, 2020 4:01 pm
No pubs survive today without putting decent food on and definitely wont survive without employing a decent chef.will give it 12-18 months.
Absolute rubbish. The Bridge, Talbot, Coach and Horses, all the culvert pubs are examples of pubs not doing food and surviving for more than 18 months.
by claret wizard
Mon Mar 02, 2020 7:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Manchester City v Burnley - Ticket Information
Replies: 246
Views: 8383

Re: 2019/20: Manchester City v Burnley - Ticket Information

Somethingfishy wrote:
Mon Mar 02, 2020 12:56 am
The biggest flaw in the system..and one that may well affect our future fanbase is that how on earth does a child get a ticket for a very in demand game?
Hope you’re taking her to City!
by claret wizard
Tue Feb 18, 2020 8:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tyson Fury.
Replies: 140
Views: 11397

Re: Tyson Fury.

Anywhere in Burnley showing the fight on Sat night/Sun morning?
by claret wizard
Fri Feb 14, 2020 7:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Season ticket prices frozen
Replies: 44
Views: 2215

Re: Season ticket prices frozen

Agree with everything as per above but just wonder why the need to increase pricing after "early bird" ? As most of the better seats have gone why charge more for left over seats? Makes people commit before we know what league we’re playing in next season. Those who commit with the uncertainty get ...
by claret wizard
Wed Feb 12, 2020 3:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gibson training at Middlesbrough
Replies: 431
Views: 21775

Re: Gibson training at Middlesbrough

JohnDearyMe wrote:
Wed Feb 12, 2020 11:34 am
Have we ever had a player under contract train with another club like this? Presume this means that Long is next in line should Mee or Tarkowski be injured or suspended
Long has been the back up all season. Gibson has regularly not even been on the bench.
by claret wizard
Mon Feb 10, 2020 5:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sunderland Till I Die
Replies: 34
Views: 2588

Re: Sunderland Till I Die

The Leeds one is awful. It's a bit like their season, starts off interesting, then you realise it's just Leeds bigging themselves up and then it all falls to pieces.
by claret wizard
Tue Feb 04, 2020 1:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Newcastle United v Burnley – Ticket Information
Replies: 93
Views: 5960

Re: 2019/20: Newcastle United v Burnley – Ticket Information

Granny WeatherWax wrote:
Tue Feb 04, 2020 1:25 pm
Is this a sarcastic post?
Sorry, I should be more specific, right inline with the touchline, looking straight down it.
by claret wizard
Tue Feb 04, 2020 12:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Newcastle United v Burnley – Ticket Information
Replies: 93
Views: 5960

Re: 2019/20: Newcastle United v Burnley – Ticket Information

My tickets arrived today. High 500’s again, going to be right on the touchline.
by claret wizard
Sat Feb 01, 2020 1:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Well then, is that now another poor to average windows?
Replies: 77
Views: 2669

Re: Well then, is that now another poor to average windows?

Damo wrote:
Fri Jan 31, 2020 10:43 pm
A young right back with pace would have been nice but I'm sure we will address that close season
Not read all the thread but we should be looking at Bogle, should have gone for him last summer.
by claret wizard
Fri Jan 31, 2020 8:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Knife amnesty in Burnley
Replies: 7
Views: 894

Re: Knife amnesty in Burnley

I saw this today as I was sat in traffic. Firstly, it’s not just a knife amnesty, but also has a machete and sword deposit box as well. However, it’s location leaves much to be desired as it’s on the barrieried dual carriage-way bit by Calico. Having nowhere to park adjacent to it I can imagine the ...
by claret wizard
Fri Jan 24, 2020 12:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lowton-excellent.
Replies: 13
Views: 1398

Re: Lowton-excellent.

Watch the Chris Wood goal. As Wood slides over in the corner celebrating Lowton is the first to reach him and says “Fu****** love ya” right down the camera.
by claret wizard
Thu Jan 23, 2020 11:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley Pub closures
Replies: 38
Views: 2881

Re: Burnley Pub closures

Most of those places were dumps. That clip is 10 years old. Last year more bars opened in Burnley than closed. There’s a market for well run establishments providing a quality product. If you’re nostalgic about things like this go drinking in The Oxford.
by claret wizard
Sun Jan 19, 2020 10:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MOTD
Replies: 17
Views: 3123

MOTD

Watched for the first time in ages last night as It didn’t show Burnley losing. Still the same self satisfied free loading smug gits. Did deem to be the same bias to the big clubs. City had a VAR penalty claim not given aggainst them in the game that looked bang on, no analysis. Later on same scenar...
by claret wizard
Fri Jan 17, 2020 2:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Snooker Masters 2020
Replies: 41
Views: 1127

Re: Snooker Masters 2020

He’s playing Kevin Bridges though so shouldn’t be a problem.

Matt Smith is a Bast4rd fan so I hope Kevin can pull off a shock.
by claret wizard
Thu Jan 16, 2020 8:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Skyscanner
Replies: 29
Views: 1699

Re: Skyscanner

Never really rated Skyscanner. Opodo gets pretty good fares, however, App from the app store called “cheap flights”, black and orange icon with Very Cheap on it always gets me the cheaper flight options, weird routes, strange airlines but always the cheapest. But I did the same trip last year, check...
by claret wizard
Thu Jan 16, 2020 4:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arriving late
Replies: 26
Views: 2122

Re: Arriving late

Sure you'll be able to go in via reception, that's the route everyone in the 1882 Lounge use to get into the BL Stand.
by claret wizard
Mon Jan 13, 2020 6:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Burnley v Norwich City – Cup Ticket Information
Replies: 105
Views: 4538

Re: 2019/20: Burnley v Norwich City – Cup Ticket Information

Cheeky hospitality tickets at £59 on sale, 100 club seats plus meal.
by claret wizard
Sat Jan 11, 2020 11:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Burnley v Norwich City – Cup Ticket Information
Replies: 105
Views: 4538

Re: 2019/20: Burnley v Norwich City – Cup Ticket Information

Colne FC play today, £8 a ticket. 7th tier, just for perspective.
by claret wizard
Thu Jan 09, 2020 2:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Body found in Towneley Park
Replies: 19
Views: 4415

Re: Body found in Towneley Park

RIP poor man. I was in Towneley yesterday walking the dog when the 11 police cars and vans arrived and went to the wrong stables (they went to the farm) instead of the Stables cafe. The police had been in the park the day before searching with drones.
by claret wizard
Fri Jan 03, 2020 9:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Are you missing the Peterborough game ? If so why ?
Replies: 120
Views: 4150

Re: Are you missing the Peterborough game ? If so why ?

I was going to go, but I’ve decided to stay at home and buy Man Utd tickets instead.
by claret wizard
Wed Jan 01, 2020 4:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jack Grealish
Replies: 58
Views: 3621

Re: Jack Grealish

Two massive tantrums thrown with foot stamping and arm waving, should have been sent off.
by claret wizard
Sat Dec 28, 2019 8:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Picture framer on Burnley Market
Replies: 15
Views: 1343

Re: Picture framer on Burnley Market

slw wrote:
Sat Dec 28, 2019 7:43 am
Still open for business when I passed a few days ago.
Minutes applause tonight?
by claret wizard
Thu Dec 26, 2019 6:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: I Have To Say..
Replies: 97
Views: 4413

Re: I Have To Say..

Lord Beamish wrote:
Thu Dec 26, 2019 5:14 pm
... that after not getting an ST this season, I’m not really tempted to change that this summer. That was an awful show of Football, today. Win, lose, or draw, we’re generally awful to behold.
Plenty of seats at Ewood for floaters like you.