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by Inchy
Mon May 10, 2021 8:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fulham-Burnley-Match Thread
Replies: 364
Views: 5304

Re: Fulham-Burnley-Match Thread

That’s why Vydra start. Brilliant
by Inchy
Mon May 10, 2021 7:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Streams for tonight?
Replies: 5
Views: 410

Streams for tonight?

Any one got any?

My usually vipbox ones are not working
by Inchy
Sat May 08, 2021 4:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dwight to Villa?
Replies: 90
Views: 5422

Re: Dwight to Villa?

We paid 10.5 million for Jeff Hendrick and he’s dreadful. Using that as a yard stick Dwight is worth at least 50 million
by Inchy
Wed May 05, 2021 6:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dalian Atkinson
Replies: 64
Views: 3716

Re: Dalian Atkinson

cricketfieldclarets wrote:
Tue May 04, 2021 10:55 pm
😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂


Well if the shoe (boot) fits
by Inchy
Sat May 01, 2021 10:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley 1 Stoke City 0
Replies: 10
Views: 1184

Re: Burnley 1 Stoke City 0

That was painful

Glad I didn’t have to watch that week in week out
by Inchy
Fri Apr 30, 2021 6:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lynx Africa
Replies: 16
Views: 1772

Re: Lynx Africa

jdrobbo wrote:
Thu Apr 29, 2021 11:23 pm
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When Lynx was good!!!


Well smelt
by Inchy
Fri Apr 23, 2021 4:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sean Dyche on the ESL
Replies: 19
Views: 2092

Re: Sean Dyche on the ESL

from that quote, a blind man on a galloping horse can see he's against it
by Inchy
Fri Apr 23, 2021 9:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Playing sport vs watching sport
Replies: 16
Views: 422

Re: Playing sport vs watching sport

I really enjoy fell/trail running and cycling. The former I’ve really gotten into over the past 18 months. If I hadn’t already paid for my season ticket for next season I wouldn’t be renewing. I can spend my Saturdays on the turf when my knees have gone
by Inchy
Fri Apr 16, 2021 6:12 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Global Partnerships Associate job
Replies: 69
Views: 2126

Re: Global Partnerships Associate job

Maybe the club are only paying 18k to the head of recruitment? That could explain this
by Inchy
Thu Apr 15, 2021 8:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Global Partnerships Associate job
Replies: 69
Views: 2126

Re: Global Partnerships Associate job

Rocky was interested until he realised he earns more selling golden gamble tickets
by Inchy
Thu Apr 01, 2021 10:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Season Ticket Question
Replies: 1214
Views: 34300

Re: Season Ticket Question

ClaretTony wrote:
Thu Apr 01, 2021 10:46 am
How can you have? The money in your account is what you spent on your 2020/21 season ticket.

You’re right sorry I’m talking rubbish :lol:
by Inchy
Thu Apr 01, 2021 10:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Season Ticket Question
Replies: 1214
Views: 34300

Re: Season Ticket Question

I also have more money in credit than the cost of my season ticket. Will the difference be refunded?
by Inchy
Thu Apr 01, 2021 10:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Season Ticket Question
Replies: 1214
Views: 34300

Re: Season Ticket Question

Also if I pay for my season ticket with the credit do I need to cancel my direct debit?
by Inchy
Thu Apr 01, 2021 10:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Season Ticket Question
Replies: 1214
Views: 34300

Re: Season Ticket Question

What will happen if I do absolutely nothing? The clubs got my money. Will they just automatically use my credit for a new season ticket?

I’m too lazy
by Inchy
Wed Mar 31, 2021 8:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Royal Coyle
Replies: 40
Views: 3876

Re: The Royal Coyle

Iron bru on draft
by Inchy
Mon Mar 22, 2021 2:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: WSL and Sky sign deal for 3yrs.
Replies: 42
Views: 1397

Re: WSL and Sky sign deal for 3yrs.

A shift in mindset won't happen if it isn't easy to view the games. Putting it on sky opens WSL to a new base of fans and sponsors. You say you're happy watching lower league football and leagues from other countries, well there will be people who will watch WSL if its on and there isn't anything e...
by Inchy
Mon Mar 22, 2021 11:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: WSL and Sky sign deal for 3yrs.
Replies: 42
Views: 1397

Re: WSL and Sky sign deal for 3yrs.

I watched the highlights on football focus the other day

I thought the goalkeeping on display was more hilarious than anything that was on comic relief
by Inchy
Sun Mar 21, 2021 6:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The epoch of our Queen
Replies: 20
Views: 1306

Re: The epoch of our Queen

Did you know there is a direct correlation between people who like the Queen, people that like brexit, and people that like Mrs Browns boys.


This doesn’t apply to everyone but statistically speaking you are far mor likely to like all 3 rather than one
by Inchy
Sat Mar 20, 2021 9:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fire
Replies: 7
Views: 1194

Re: Fire

Trouble at t’mill
by Inchy
Wed Mar 10, 2021 6:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Piers Morgan
Replies: 295
Views: 10125

Re: Piers Morgan

Morgan didn’t storm off


He calculated his exit. He knew doing what he did would generate the most headlines. All about his next salary
by Inchy
Sat Mar 06, 2021 8:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: I don't think they like us
Replies: 63
Views: 3876

Re: I don't think they like us

“English footballs favourite underdog”

Pi55 off
by Inchy
Tue Mar 02, 2021 7:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets Fan Survey
Replies: 235
Views: 7118

Re: Clarets Fan Survey

Question 44 of the survey states the majority of the issues at the club. They know the problems so just try fix them
by Inchy
Tue Mar 02, 2021 4:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: World Cup 2030
Replies: 25
Views: 671

Re: World Cup 2030

After the controversy over Russia and Qatar I imagine fifa might try to give it to a less dodgy country to prove its less dodgy. If that’s the case we have a very good chance
by Inchy
Tue Mar 02, 2021 10:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gordon Elliott Race Horse Trainer
Replies: 58
Views: 2981

Re: Gordon Elliott Race Horse Trainer

From an animal rights perspective is sitting on a dead horse better than sitting on a live one?
by Inchy
Tue Mar 02, 2021 10:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kevin McDonald'
Replies: 17
Views: 1692

Re: Kevin McDonald'

I don’t know how long he’s been waiting for a transplant but it’s not unusual for people to have to wait a good few years for a viable kidney to come up. At 32 it’s unlikely he will play again which is a real shame. He was a massive talent when he broke into our team
by Inchy
Fri Feb 26, 2021 6:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What am I missing?
Replies: 63
Views: 2790

Re: What am I missing?

claptrappers_union wrote:
Thu Feb 25, 2021 11:53 pm
I enjoy it, I had three bites from my comment about the Daily Mail yesterday


I use to do that on their FB page but it’s too easy. I usually just quote Alan Partridge at them now
by Inchy
Fri Feb 26, 2021 6:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What am I missing?
Replies: 63
Views: 2790

Re: What am I missing?

Winding people up is a national pastime. Nothing wrong with it if done well
by Inchy
Fri Feb 19, 2021 6:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Import taxes, VAT (Austria)
Replies: 10
Views: 676

Re: Import taxes, VAT (Austria)

Mods, please turn thread from amber to red on the ‘changes to this messageboard’ threat list. Any continuation of politically orientated posts will result in swift removal of thread

Thank you
by Inchy
Wed Feb 17, 2021 9:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Darren Drysdale (ref)
Replies: 90
Views: 4112

Re: Darren Drysdale (ref)

There is never any need for any play to speak to the referee, unless it’s a safety issues (e.g. ref hasn’t spotted a head injury) IMO all players should be banned from talking to the ref unless they are spoken to first. A yellow card for first offence, a red for second. Will cause carnage for a coup...
by Inchy
Wed Feb 17, 2021 9:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Lewis Patterdale Mountain Recue Team
Replies: 20
Views: 1615

Re: Chris Lewis Patterdale Mountain Recue Team

Nearly at 400k now. I suspect after being highlighted on BBC breakfast it won’t be long until it’s well past that.
by Inchy
Wed Feb 17, 2021 9:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rovers faint play-off hopes fading even more now
Replies: 58
Views: 4236

Re: Rovers faint play-off hopes fading even more now

They have been having a mare recently. Both figuratively and probably literally
by Inchy
Wed Feb 17, 2021 8:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Darren Drysdale (ref)
Replies: 90
Views: 4112

Re: Darren Drysdale (ref)

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=8tY1nZm6e6s


Video of the incident. I don’t the think he’s done much wrong
by Inchy
Tue Feb 16, 2021 1:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Do you look at the cost of a player or the quality when we sign someone?
Replies: 18
Views: 596

Re: Do you look at the cost of a player or the quality when we sign someone?

Quality is what’s important but the fee paid plays it park. The money we spend on our top players (10-20m) is always a gamble at this level. Take hendrick for example. Not a player I rated but he easily did enough to justify the money paid. Worth the gamble. Gibson is at the other end of that spectr...
by Inchy
Sun Feb 14, 2021 12:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Professional women!
Replies: 287
Views: 7839

Re: Professional women!

So women's football should be sustainable in the sense of men's football that it's ok to make losses so long as someone subsidises them? However, they shouldn't be classed as self sustainable if someone has to subsidise their losses. That seems to be the crux of your argument. But the difference is...
by Inchy
Sun Feb 14, 2021 9:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Professional women!
Replies: 287
Views: 7839

Re: Professional women!

When it was growing a century ago, the men blocked it... The men's side owe it a leg up quite frankly. Read a good article yesterday in the Athletic about Burnleys women team, their history etc. They've got a first team and staff, they've got a youth set up already. They've been gradually improving...
by Inchy
Sun Feb 14, 2021 7:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Professional women!
Replies: 287
Views: 7839

Re: Professional women!

In order for a sport to be professional it must be able to have the interest to be self sustaining. Women’s football is not good enough to be professional so it’s borrowing money from the men’s game. Yes men’s football also runs into debt but it’s all serviceable. Very few men’s team go under and pe...
by Inchy
Fri Feb 12, 2021 10:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Professional women!
Replies: 287
Views: 7839

Re: Professional women!

Wait, so now you're concerned about the possibility of this being a cynical exploitation of women's football? Mate, it's currently run by a charity, and we're bringing its organisation in-house with the aim of making it a pro team. I don't think there's much more to it than that. I thought it was a...
by Inchy
Fri Feb 12, 2021 10:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lafferty
Replies: 48
Views: 6596

Re: Lafferty

The fact we got 50k for Ian Moore still amazes me
by Inchy
Fri Feb 12, 2021 10:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Professional women!
Replies: 287
Views: 7839

Re: Professional women!

I would have thought that our experienced American businessmen owners know that America will be an excellent place to generate revenue for the club, and the inclusive aspect of bringing the women’s team on board will appeal to a new market for the club. It won’t happen overnight, but I can imagine ...
by Inchy
Fri Feb 12, 2021 9:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Professional women!
Replies: 287
Views: 7839

Re: Professional women!

400k isn’t a lot for a Premier league team. It is a lot for a championship team, and a hell of a lot for a league 1 team


What happens if we go down?
by Inchy
Fri Feb 12, 2021 9:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Professional women!
Replies: 287
Views: 7839

Re: Professional women!

A depressing consequence of football fans being so well versed in the economics of the game is that accountancy becomes such a big part of fandom. This has the effect of grounding expectations, which isn't a terrible thing, but I still hate it. It’s not grounding expectations it’s reality. If we en...
by Inchy
Fri Feb 12, 2021 9:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Professional women!
Replies: 287
Views: 7839

Re: Professional women!

I don't need to read it again, I haven't missed anything, people are objecting purely because it's woman's football, that's the long and the short of it, but it's hardly a shock if you look at the history on here when women in football are discussed whether it be as officials, potential manager or ...
by Inchy
Fri Feb 12, 2021 8:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Professional women!
Replies: 287
Views: 7839

Re: Professional women!

The reason many men’s teams run at a loss is because they have people willing to put in money on the chance the team will improve and they will recoup the money when they end up in the Prem. Or it’s a rich persons play thing In women’s football there is no such benefit if the most successful club ru...
by Inchy
Fri Feb 12, 2021 8:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Professional women!
Replies: 287
Views: 7839

Re: Professional women!

It would appear that some people are always going to be dead against a woman's team, simply because its women. They don't want young girls to have the same dream the boys have of playing for their local club... Oh well, at least we know they won't be turning up to watch them play, because they'd on...
by Inchy
Thu Feb 11, 2021 8:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Adrian Dunbar’s Coastal Ireland FFS...
Replies: 9
Views: 908

Re: Adrian Dunbar’s Coastal Ireland FFS...

Jet from Gladiators to host a millennium barn dance at Yeovil aerodrome. Properly policed. It must not, repeat not, turn into an all-night rave
by Inchy
Thu Feb 11, 2021 8:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Professional women!
Replies: 287
Views: 7839

Re: Professional women!

The ignorance of women’s football here is quite astounding. The WSL currently has at least 79 women under contract who come from non UK countries, only five of them are American. There is very little question that for women worldwide the WSL is the league which is generating the most attention. An ...
by Inchy
Thu Feb 11, 2021 6:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Professional women!
Replies: 287
Views: 7839

Re: Professional women!

The argument about quality being linked to interest doesn't convince me - after all, most people who go to games don't do so because the team they're watching are 'the best'; certainly that's not why I support Burnley. This quote is possibly the best argument I’ve ever heard when it comes to women’...
by Inchy
Thu Feb 11, 2021 2:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Professional women!
Replies: 287
Views: 7839

Re: Professional women!

You don't really need to look at other sports. The U23 teams can't finance themselves. In fact, realistically most championship teams don't generate enough revenue to finance themselves. Elsewhere, county cricket mainly turns a profit due to revenue from international cricket. Do you really think t...
by Inchy
Thu Feb 11, 2021 2:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Professional women!
Replies: 287
Views: 7839

Re: Professional women!

Can any one answer me this?

Why can an amateur sport which doesn’t offer enough quality to finance its self be deemed as professional because another sport is paying for it?

Does this happen in any other sports?
by Inchy
Thu Feb 11, 2021 2:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tony Grant
Replies: 19
Views: 2199

Re: Tony Grant

Ask him what was it like having the body of a 30 year old and the face of a pensioner