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by taio
Mon May 25, 2020 5:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

Damo wrote:
Mon May 25, 2020 5:19 pm
He's absolutely schooling these idiots here. It's no wonder the media despise him.
Given his performance or lack of he might as well have taken a risk and got Grant Shapps to shave his head, put some **** clothes on and try to get away with pretending to be him.
by taio
Mon May 25, 2020 5:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

Agreed, the rest I have some time for, but the, I needed to test my eyesight, so I took my whole family for a drive, ended up in a tourist spot, felt sick, so walked for 15 minutes line is really laughably bad. I had a feeling yesterday the castle trip could be a real weakness in the story that fol...
by taio
Mon May 25, 2020 5:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

The trip to the castle and its explanation is an absolute joke.
by taio
Mon May 25, 2020 8:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

Let’s not forget this bloke had a particular viewpoint early in the crisis... And there are people defending this excuse for a human being. 30D36647-9D51-4287-90AA-DB59FC17B8C1.jpeg For balance, I recall it was widely reported that Cummings was pushing for earlier lockdown and stricter social dista...
by taio
Sun May 24, 2020 10:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

Shapps has done a decent job at fronting it. I agree it's poor that he's been left to do it - in particular Johnson and Hancock should be leading the response. I can't see how Cummings can survive this and nor should he. Suspect more will come out which makes his position increasingly untenable - th...
by taio
Sun May 24, 2020 9:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Michael Keane's "Rock Bottom"
Replies: 49
Views: 2394

Re: Michael Keane's "Rock Bottom"

Factuafrank "liked" Winston's post, unsurprisingly, but has removed it. You had me wondering myself for a minute there. Keane was a tremendous player for us, he owes us nothing. The defence he was drafted into at Everton would have shredded most players' nerves. Ah I see. Surprised anyone would thi...
by taio
Sun May 24, 2020 9:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Michael Keane's "Rock Bottom"
Replies: 49
Views: 2394

Re: Michael Keane's "Rock Bottom"

Not an average defender at all, according to those in the know. The food for thought, Winston and Frank, is for those who were quite pleased, gloated even, to see Keane, in their eyes at least, fail and being the "average" player they believed he was. Not injured, not lacking confidence, just avera...
by taio
Sun May 24, 2020 9:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Michael Keane's "Rock Bottom"
Replies: 49
Views: 2394

Re: Michael Keane's "Rock Bottom"

I think most Burnley fans thought he was an average defender who we got a massive inflated record fee for. Not sure how him admitting he was playing so poorly he had a mental breakdown is “plenty of food for thought” for that opinion? I have always been under the impression that the overwhelming ma...
by taio
Sun May 24, 2020 8:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

Influential Tory MP Steve Baker says Cummings must go. Going to gather pace today.
by taio
Sat May 23, 2020 6:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Saturday teaser ...
Replies: 37
Views: 942

Re: Saturday teaser ...

Dyched wrote:
Sat May 23, 2020 6:32 pm
There must be 30 players that fit into that?!
Go on then name them given nobody can come up with a correct answer to the original question.
by taio
Sat May 23, 2020 6:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

Grumps wrote:
Sat May 23, 2020 6:29 pm
As the CMO said at the briefing, no more risk than staying at home with them, which is what you wanted them to do.
What did you hear Jenny Harries specifically say? From what I heard she made a point of not commenting on the specific case of Cummings.
by taio
Sat May 23, 2020 6:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Saturday teaser ...
Replies: 37
Views: 942

Re: Saturday teaser ...

Dyched wrote:
Sat May 23, 2020 6:26 pm
I thought of him, but he’s about 68 now
Must make Denis Irwin about 80.
by taio
Sat May 23, 2020 6:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Saturday teaser ...
Replies: 37
Views: 942

Re: Saturday teaser ...

I suspect the first statement doesn't mean they have played for a club in those countries - just that they have played at least one game in each one.
by taio
Sat May 23, 2020 6:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

Grumps wrote:
Sat May 23, 2020 6:14 pm
Had both parents become ill and unable to look after him, yes he was......
Putting a child in a car for six hours with someone who is symptomatic isn't protective.
by taio
Sat May 23, 2020 6:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

To a house where he and his wife and son could self isolate, close to his sister and niece, both younger, who could assist with childcare. Not to a house occupied by anyone else I've no great feeling towards Cummings, but I like the truth, not made up stories Like I said before, and after this iam ...
by taio
Sat May 23, 2020 6:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

A better way to protect his son would have been to isolate him from his ill wife, not stick them in a confined space together for 5-6 hours. Exactly. If they needed child care support it should have come to them. In fact putting a child in a car for 6 hours with someone who has symptoms of Covid co...
by taio
Sat May 23, 2020 5:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

I presume to provide food and medicine if both parents are unable to leave the house having the virus. The questions arise on whether he didnt trust his neighbours to help and even his brother in law. He obviously decided to trust his Durham family. Nobody knows the ins and outs of his family life....
by taio
Sat May 23, 2020 5:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

Isn't that the general way of the liberal left these days? Politics in this country is utterly toxic at present. I'm no Cummings fan..far from it and a large part of me wants to see him go but in this case i think he did what he thought as a father would be for the best. Moved his family group in a...
by taio
Sat May 23, 2020 4:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

Grumps wrote:
Sat May 23, 2020 4:47 pm
Iam glad a lot of the posters on here are not parents
Why, what do you mean?
by taio
Sat May 23, 2020 4:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

What's the point on travelling 260 miles to be near family - how could they provide child care without risk of catching and spreading the virus?
by taio
Sat May 23, 2020 3:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

NewClaret wrote:
Sat May 23, 2020 3:09 pm
If he drove directly without stopping, I can’t see the risk?
I'd be stunned if he or his wife did not come into contact with anyone outside their household. If they did it put others at risk.
by taio
Sat May 23, 2020 3:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

F raid not taio,the usual Saturday dross We've just had it confirmed that the UK government will give its daily briefing at 16:00 BST (15:00 GMT). The briefing will be led by Transport Secretary Grant Shapps. He will be joined by the deputy chief medical officer for England Dr Jenny Harries. I've n...
by taio
Sat May 23, 2020 3:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

Won’t be sacked and won’t resign, in my opinion, so this is going to upset lots of people. Can’t see that he put public health at any risk whatsoever and acted in a way any responsible parent would. Doubt he will be sacked either. But I'm saying he should be. And the arrogant tosser won't resign. H...
by taio
Sat May 23, 2020 2:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

Thinking he was making a point that whilst chastising him, they are actually breaching the rules themselves, in a far more reckless way. What he did is take his family, in a private car, to self-isolate in a house near his family, should his child require care. What they are doing is mingling with ...
by taio
Sat May 23, 2020 2:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

I sincerely hope Johnson his fronting today's briefing, or at least Hancock. One of then either needs to correct inaccuracies in the media about Cummings, or confirm the reports are accurate and either confirm Cummings will be leaving his position or attempt to justify why this is not the case.
by taio
Sat May 23, 2020 1:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

Might be missing the detail of aspects of the story, but you've also got to wonder, if this is correct, why you would put your presumably elderly ish parents at risk.
by taio
Sat May 23, 2020 1:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

dsr wrote:
Sat May 23, 2020 1:42 pm
I've never had a child so I'm in less of a position to say what the best option is. What should he have done?
Have relatives come to him. Pay for child care. His wife stay in a hotel. Enforce the type of social distancing and protection care home residents have been afforded.
by taio
Sat May 23, 2020 1:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

Johnson and Hancock defending the indefensible. There were all sorts of better options than the one the chief adviser to the government took. He needs sacking today.
by taio
Sat May 23, 2020 12:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

ksrclaret wrote:
Sat May 23, 2020 11:52 am
Lighten up taio. He could always be furloughed or redeployed. :lol:
Nah, furloughing or temp redeployment are good things for those not able to do their normal job - too good for Cummings.
by taio
Sat May 23, 2020 10:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

jrgbfc wrote:
Sat May 23, 2020 10:54 am
If Cummings were to go they'd be no one to run the government.
What a load of absolute sh1te.
by taio
Sat May 23, 2020 10:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

Manna for the government's political opponents. Getting him sacked however will only really be political point scoring. He's not an MP after all. It will make it more difficult but he will surely be able to get access to the PM and continue to 'advise'. As Paul asks, what should he have done in his...
by taio
Sat May 23, 2020 10:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

Tall Paul wrote:
Sat May 23, 2020 10:44 am
No, it's do not leave your home for any reason.

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Of course someone can leave home for medical purposes. But that wouldn't, in my view, cover what Cummings has done if the story is correct.
by taio
Sat May 23, 2020 10:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

I think this case is a good measure of just how far gone some people are, with their almost slavish devotion to this Vote Leave government. They're so invested in these people that they've completely lost any sense of judgment, to the point where they will attempt to defend the indefensible, and ma...
by taio
Sat May 23, 2020 10:40 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

Hi Billy, don't you think these are three different circumstances: Scottish CMO, making two trips to her second home - please don't go to second homes was the rule; Ferguson - please maintain social distance with other households was the rule. Cummings - self-isolate if have symptoms, no travel exc...
by taio
Fri May 22, 2020 10:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Victor Moses
Replies: 29
Views: 1921

Re: Victor Moses

It's a decent shout CFC. A very good player. Suspect wages would be a problem though.
by taio
Thu May 21, 2020 3:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Schools
Replies: 382
Views: 7310

Re: Schools

If schools can't open up to more children on a phased basis from June may be there is a case for the following in relation to some teachers: furloughing them until September; temporarily redeploying them into roles outside education; or cancelling their scheduled summer holiday to support provision ...
by taio
Wed May 20, 2020 9:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Schools
Replies: 382
Views: 7310

Re: Schools

It’s a bit risk to be talking about ‘hysteria, exaggeration and hype’ then branding all children at more risk at home. The vast majority of children are perfectly safe at home. Yes, there will be a small minority for which it is a problem but for the vast majority of children the ‘relative dangers’...
by taio
Wed May 20, 2020 7:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Schools
Replies: 382
Views: 7310

Re: Schools

The government could take the same useless position to that of the Shadow Education Secretary. Oppose schools reopening and at the same time oppose online learning because children need the benefit of face-to-face learning with a teacher. I presume this broadly aligns to the position of the unions. ...
by taio
Mon May 18, 2020 9:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

TheFamilyCat wrote:
Mon May 18, 2020 9:46 pm
No, it's a leap year. There was an extra day in February.
:o

I think you need to learn the rhyme ;)
by taio
Mon May 18, 2020 9:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11309
Views: 223472

Re: Covid-19

TheFamilyCat wrote:
Mon May 18, 2020 9:41 pm
Joke's on you, it's a leap year
I hope you're joking
by taio
Mon May 18, 2020 5:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Donald Trump
Replies: 1400
Views: 36546

Re: Donald Trump

It's like baby house on here and it's usually one person and hypocrite at the centre of it.
by taio
Mon May 18, 2020 8:22 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Schools
Replies: 382
Views: 7310

Re: Schools

‘The class sizes have been about would they would be in June’. Absolutely not true. ‘Schools already have procedures in place’. They have them in place for the key worker and vulnerable children now they are planning for the safe return of an extra three year groups. How many teachers and medical p...
by taio
Mon May 18, 2020 8:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Schools
Replies: 382
Views: 7310

Re: Schools

Absolutely. It's a free child-minding service to enable the government to get more people back to work and if a few teachers happen to become ill or even die, well we can always clap for them... Obviously an important factor - we need to start on a recovery process for the economy and society soone...
by taio
Sun May 17, 2020 1:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Schools
Replies: 382
Views: 7310

Re: Schools

Absolutley, taio, but to encourage thickos to start labelling justifiably worried teaching staff as lazy, disinterested scroungers is disgraceful. It was only a few weeks ago, they were being thanked for what they were doing. Typical divide and rule tactic. Poor, poor government and, sadly, about p...
by taio
Sun May 17, 2020 1:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Schools
Replies: 382
Views: 7310

Re: Schools

Steve-Harpers-perm wrote:
Sun May 17, 2020 1:48 pm
Indeed and also makes sense for a government to stop trying to demonise a profession in the current climate.
Clearly the Department for Education needs to work with and support schools.
by taio
Sun May 17, 2020 1:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Schools
Replies: 382
Views: 7310

Re: Schools

Fair enough but with infections still rising and the R number not shifting - yet - two weeks from now may not be the time for a return, however phased or cautious. We shall see but I hope the government stops pandering to the likes of dimwit Macca by painting teachers, many of whom are parents them...
by taio
Sun May 17, 2020 1:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Schools
Replies: 382
Views: 7310

Re: Schools

"Im 100% sure that if there is a high risk to childrens health when its time to go back, then it will be instantly review and be a none starter." Any risk, surely ? And if there's any risk to teachers and support staff also, high or otherwise, we should learn from the earlier mistakes the governmen...
by taio
Sun May 17, 2020 10:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Keir Starmer the future
Replies: 313
Views: 8924

Re: Keir Starmer the future

evensteadiereddie wrote:
Sun May 17, 2020 10:47 am
Anybody see Gavin Williamson's er, briefing yesterday................... :o
Yes. I thought he was dreadful.
by taio
Sun May 17, 2020 9:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Keir Starmer the future
Replies: 313
Views: 8924

Re: Keir Starmer the future

Nope you are still racists. I will say it again, it is staggering the lengths that you will go to to try and assuage your guilt and embarrassment for voting for this Prime Minister. I am happy to accept his article was in part satirical but I thought we had long passed these pathetic and infantile ...
by taio
Sat May 16, 2020 12:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Keir Starmer the future
Replies: 313
Views: 8924

Re: Keir Starmer the future

I struggle to see what Starmer has done wrong. He has far more often than not challenged the government in a fair way while recognising the considerable and inevitable challenges the government faces. I think he was a little disingenuous at PMQs this week but no big deal and that happens in politics...