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by Caballo
Wed Nov 20, 2019 11:31 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 2546
Views: 31199

Re: General Election Is On

Lancasterclaret wrote:Isn't the 2nd one a Lib Dem policy?


They'd rightly claim responsibility for the rapid growth of personal allowance 2010-15, but the continued growth since, they'd struggle to lay claim too.
by Caballo
Tue Nov 19, 2019 9:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 2546
Views: 31199

Re: General Election Is On

What a ******* choice, heaven help us!!
by Caballo
Sat Nov 16, 2019 9:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Play off final
Replies: 3
Views: 490

Play off final

We're just beating Sheff it's on sky 403 if anyone is interested
by Caballo
Tue Nov 12, 2019 6:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 21182
Views: 470609

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

The government has been underwriting the business since May when it went into liquidation, if it hadn't there wouldn't have been anything for Jingye to invest in.
by Caballo
Mon Nov 11, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Would you rather ... ?
Replies: 46
Views: 1386

Re: Would you rather ... ?

I'd take relegation in exchange for an FA cup win.
by Caballo
Fri Nov 08, 2019 9:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Facts About the NHS
Replies: 91
Views: 1646

Re: Facts About the NHS

Labour offered GPs a gold-plated contract with big pay increases that allowed most of them to abandon emergency cover. The number of NHS managers doubled under the last Labour government. Labour spent £10bn on a patient records system which never went live. 1997 - Labour's magical solution to under...
by Caballo
Thu Nov 07, 2019 6:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Petrol or diesel
Replies: 80
Views: 2342

Re: Petrol or diesel

Tough ****. We need a broad brush now since we've ****** about so long in actually doing something. This "broad brush" will make diesel cars less attractive options for commuters making them go for cleaners options. And it sets the path for petrol cars to be next, eventually. I don't give...
by Caballo
Wed Nov 06, 2019 10:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Petrol or diesel
Replies: 80
Views: 2342

Re: Petrol or diesel

Imploding Turtle wrote:It's a start. When has the first step of a journey ever achieved something on its own?


It is a start, it's the usual broad brush approach I have issue with. The latest euro6 diesels are producing less emissions than the current crop of petrol cars.
by Caballo
Wed Nov 06, 2019 6:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Petrol or diesel
Replies: 80
Views: 2342

Re: Petrol or diesel

So looks like Bristol will be banning diesel even though a modern diesel car is cleaner and more efficient than petrol... https://www.msn.com/en-gb/news/empowering-the-planet/diesel-cars-banned-in-major-uk-city-to-improve-air-quality/ar-AAJTR5T?MSCC=1571597983&ocid=spartanntp Sometimes it's bet...
by Caballo
Wed Nov 06, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Japan
Replies: 53
Views: 1716

Re: Japan

Yes one of those “Oh look where I am going” :lol: Anyway, anyone been? Looking at the possibility of going next year. Normally book to go somewhere without much knowledge or but feel this might be a bit silly with Japan. Looking at going to Yokohama and probably flying into Tokyo. Looking at 2 week...
by Caballo
Tue Nov 05, 2019 12:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mobile phones on trains
Replies: 23
Views: 1160

Re: Mobile phones on trains

Move to Japan, problem solved!
by Caballo
Mon Nov 04, 2019 11:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lewis Hamilton.
Replies: 28
Views: 860

Re: Lewis Hamilton.

Immensely talented fella, could possibly end his career as the best ever, though I'd argue that Surtees' achievement was greater but times were different then.
by Caballo
Sat Nov 02, 2019 2:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rugby World Cup
Replies: 249
Views: 7176

Re: Rugby World Cup

Best side won on the day, that's sport as far as I'm concerned. We ( obviously I wasn't playing) got absolutely South Africaed. Still on the bright side a couple of hundred people in the clubhouse and the tills were ringing.
by Caballo
Thu Oct 31, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Trump's Impeachment
Replies: 314
Views: 12349

Re: Trump's Impeachment

Genuine question IT, do you think they will impeach him or do you think they're trying to make things sufficiently uncomfortable so as to stop going for a 2nd term?
by Caballo
Thu Oct 31, 2019 10:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Petrol or diesel
Replies: 80
Views: 2342

Re: Petrol or diesel

(66 miles per days seems like a "high mileage user" to me, but i could be wrong. I'm not being sarcastic) I will take that response in good faith IT. 66 miles is the bottom of the street comparatively for some people, I'd pitch about 30k a year as my threshold for where high mileage begin...
by Caballo
Thu Oct 31, 2019 10:35 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Petrol or diesel
Replies: 80
Views: 2342

Re: Petrol or diesel

Mala591 wrote:Genuine question:

What's the average m.p.g. for a hybrid car.


I've recent experience with a C-class merc estate which driven spiritedly returned 68mpg over 40k miles. Non plug in mild hybrid.
by Caballo
Thu Oct 31, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Petrol or diesel
Replies: 80
Views: 2342

Re: Petrol or diesel

Imploding Turtle wrote:Let me guess. You formed an opinion 10 years ago about electric cars and their mileage, and then didn't revisit it.



Much though you'd prefer it to be otherwise, dsrs' opinion is correct. If you're a high mileage user pure electric still isn't viable. Mild hybrid on the other hand!
by Caballo
Thu Oct 31, 2019 7:02 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Petrol or diesel
Replies: 80
Views: 2342

Re: Petrol or diesel

Diesel, as long as it's euro 6.
by Caballo
Wed Oct 23, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 39 bodies found in lorry container in Essex
Replies: 130
Views: 4366

Re: 39 bodies found in lorry container in Essex

Imploding Turtle wrote:If the person (or people) we think is responsible for this is living abroad somewhere and we want to prosecute them for breaking our laws, should they be brought here for trial?


Wholly inappropriate thread for a fishing trip.
by Caballo
Fri Oct 18, 2019 2:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: PPI
Replies: 43
Views: 1582

Re: PPI

It's more about the annoying adverts, especially when somebody can do it themselves and be paid a lot more if it comes through. It's more about dishonesty for me, the dishonesty of the banks at the time was appalling, but somehow the dishonesty of a significant number of claimants is something to b...
by Caballo
Thu Oct 17, 2019 12:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rugby World Cup
Replies: 249
Views: 7176

Re: Rugby World Cup

Clarets4me wrote:I hope you're right, Cabello ... I share your concerns about Garces, poor at officiating the breakdown and scrum, but we shall see ... regards to the lovely Mrs Cabello ! :)


I will pass on your regards. I am, as the yoof would say 'punching'. :lol:
by Caballo
Thu Oct 17, 2019 10:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rugby World Cup
Replies: 249
Views: 7176

Re: Rugby World Cup

Really looking forward to Saturday. I think we may see the the sun setting on Pocock and Hoopers careers, great as they both have been time waits for no man and they may get get old very quickly facing Curry and Underhill. The caveat to that being Garces, who hasn't got a bloody clue at the breakdown.
by Caballo
Wed Oct 16, 2019 1:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 21182
Views: 470609

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Lancasterclaret wrote:Sounds like a deal is very close.

Be interested to see what is in it.


Pretty sure it'll be irrelevant anyway Lancs, can't imagine parliament passing it.
by Caballo
Sun Oct 13, 2019 12:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rugby World Cup
Replies: 249
Views: 7176

Re: Rugby World Cup

Reckon the jocks got away with that high tackle....could have been a yellow for me They probably threatened legal action.... Not for me, started low, hit the shoulder first and japanese guy was falling into the challenge. Point of contact not direct to the head is a yellow, mitigated by the height ...
by Caballo
Fri Oct 11, 2019 3:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stabbing(s) Manchester Arndale !!
Replies: 75
Views: 3218

Re: Stabbing(s) Manchester Arndale !!

mdd2 wrote:time will tell whether the man is a terrorist or suffering from mental health problems as well as if the former, his origins.


Same difference, anyone prepared to injure another human being in the name of their particular brand of sky fairy is mentally ill.
by Caballo
Fri Oct 11, 2019 2:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rugby World Cup
Replies: 249
Views: 7176

Re: Rugby World Cup

Worst thing that could happen to Scottish rugby. Not being beaten by the weather, not being beaten by Japan. Scotland have been awful this tournament if they lose to the weather and not Japan ( haven't seen anything to suggest a different result) then they wont go away and evaluate things properly w...
by Caballo
Thu Oct 10, 2019 12:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rugby World Cup
Replies: 249
Views: 7176

Re: Rugby World Cup

tiger76 wrote:it would be the ultimate hard luck story for the Scots if they went home due to the weather.


As opposed to getting beaten by Japan and going home, which there is a very strong possibility of.
by Caballo
Mon Sep 30, 2019 9:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAN BASE TODAY
Replies: 30
Views: 3901

Re: FAN BASE TODAY

International class wrote:It’s a stripped out Jeep. Perfect for SoCal.


Think I'd have more fun with the Traegar than the Jeep.
by Caballo
Sat Sep 28, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rugby World Cup
Replies: 249
Views: 7176

Re: Rugby World Cup

Hell of an atmosphere at the Japan game today, it was incredible. That's rally ignited the tournament now.
by Caballo
Fri Aug 30, 2019 8:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool predictions?
Replies: 58
Views: 3495

Re: Liverpool predictions?

If Mane plays 1-3, if he doesn't 2-1 us.
by Caballo
Fri Aug 23, 2019 8:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Favourite Beer..... Real Ale or other!
Replies: 96
Views: 5563

Re: Favourite Beer..... Real Ale or other!

Curious session IPA & little creatures pale ale
by Caballo
Sun Aug 18, 2019 9:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MOTD
Replies: 39
Views: 4260

Re: MOTD

'Highlights' package clearly biased towards Arsenal.
by Caballo
Fri Aug 16, 2019 5:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Corn Flakes
Replies: 53
Views: 2801

Re: Corn Flakes

Tell him to stop reading QI's Twitter feed, they put that out on Tuesday.
by Caballo
Sun Aug 11, 2019 3:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Thankyou ct
Replies: 37
Views: 4623

Re: Thankyou ct

Already looking forward to the complaints about upcoming Matchday thread titles.
by Caballo
Sat Aug 10, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Epstein
Replies: 52
Views: 6602

Epstein

The BBC are reporting Epstein has been found dead in his cell. That should bring the tinfoil hat posse (probably with good reason)
by Caballo
Wed Aug 07, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC Profits
Replies: 123
Views: 7890

Re: BFC Profits

joey13 wrote:Do the directors even pay for season tickets?



F-ing brilliant, got to be the funniest thing I've read on here in an age. That's either world class trolling or you're a weapons grade bellend.
by Caballo
Wed Aug 07, 2019 6:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Not PPI...but delayed flight!
Replies: 14
Views: 767

Re: Not PPI...but delayed flight!

You were so traumatised by the event that you couldn't recall it, yet it warranted compensation. Odd!
by Caballo
Wed Aug 07, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another mass shooting in America
Replies: 511
Views: 29497

Re: Another mass shooting in America

Imploding Turtle wrote:The nazis are absolutely loving that the flags that are at half mast will be raised again at sunset on August 8th. 8/8
I doubt it's an accident. It might be, but not changing the date would be deliberate.


I think you're overestimating them.
by Caballo
Wed Aug 07, 2019 7:02 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Venice
Replies: 22
Views: 1553

Re: Venice

Might be a bit cool in November for sitting and relaxing, though the crowds will be smaller. What about Dubrovnik, or Valletta, both a bit warmer and enough to occupy you for 3 or 4 days.
by Caballo
Sun Aug 04, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs league 4/8/19
Replies: 38
Views: 2356

Re: Lancs league 4/8/19

Stopped raining Rishton players trying to get back on, Colne unsurprisingly less enthusiastic
by Caballo
Sun Aug 04, 2019 7:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs league 4/8/19
Replies: 38
Views: 2356

Re: Lancs league 4/8/19

dsr wrote:Any news of Rishton-Colne? Has it stopped raining?


Pouring down at the moment, Rishton 113/6 with 15 left, chasing a reduced total of 175
by Caballo
Sun Aug 04, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs league 4/8/19
Replies: 38
Views: 2356

Re: Lancs league 4/8/19

Hell of a recovery from Colne, glad they weren't playing further up the square I'd have no windows!!
by Caballo
Sun Aug 04, 2019 2:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs league 4/8/19
Replies: 38
Views: 2356

Re: Lancs league 4/8/19

Colne 62/7, 20 remaining
by Caballo
Sun Aug 04, 2019 2:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another mass shooting in America
Replies: 511
Views: 29497

Re: Another mass shooting in America

This thread is pointless without the Peter Griffin shade chart meme.

The obvious solution is to arm everyone, that way hundreds of lives can be saved every year!
by Caballo
Sun Aug 04, 2019 2:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs league 4/8/19
Replies: 38
Views: 2356

Re: Lancs league 4/8/19

Colne currently 32/6 at Rishton, 31 remaining
by Caballo
Fri Aug 02, 2019 8:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rishton v Lashings XI - This Friday
Replies: 13
Views: 1136

Re: Rishton v Lashings XI - This Friday

Lashings will take the lions share (their fee) followed by the nominated charaties (McMillan), then Rishton (the bar profits being by far and away the hosts biggest revenue stream on the day). Understand what you're saying Zizkov, but for me an event like that is about celebrating the game, the leag...
by Caballo
Fri Aug 02, 2019 8:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rishton v Lashings XI - This Friday
Replies: 13
Views: 1136

Re: Rishton v Lashings XI - This Friday

Well I don't know who else from here attended today but I throughly enjoyed myself. Despite the event being a sellout I felt the league, more specifically the clubs were under represented. There were players in the league representative side whose clubs didn't take a table, which I found remarkable....
by Caballo
Tue Jul 30, 2019 12:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rishton v Lashings XI - This Friday
Replies: 13
Views: 1136

Re: Rishton v Lashings XI - This Friday

I fully expect to be there at 11.01, I'm not leaving home until 11.
by Caballo
Sun Jul 28, 2019 4:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kebabs
Replies: 55
Views: 3533

Re: Kebabs

Garnerssoap wrote:Kebabish - in wilpshire Blackburn. No pish heads as well so can take the kids and sit in



Do you mean the one at Bastwell, traffic lights?
by Caballo
Sun Jul 28, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hang the DJ
Replies: 33
Views: 2244

Re: Hang the DJ

cricketfieldclarets wrote:Wayne Lineker isn't that good looking...


He isn't that young either.

Him and Brandon Block are two of the most odious cretins I've ever had the misfortune to come into contact with.

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