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by gtclaret
Mon May 25, 2020 3:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: John Bond – June 1983 to August 1984
Replies: 55
Views: 1316

Re: ARTICLE: John Bond – June 1983 to August 1984

If you look at the results of that season, yes we had some big wins with Reeves, but the rest of the results were nothing to write home about. The highest league position was 6th just once, most of the time it was mid table. To expect Reeves and an ageing Hutchinson to carry the rest for a whole sea...
by gtclaret
Mon May 25, 2020 12:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: John Bond – June 1983 to August 1984
Replies: 55
Views: 1316

Re: ARTICLE: John Bond – June 1983 to August 1984

It wasn't all his fault, Bob Lord sent us on our way with Bond and Benson putting the final nails in the coffin that led us to the Orient game
by gtclaret
Mon May 25, 2020 12:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: John Bond – June 1983 to August 1984
Replies: 55
Views: 1316

Re: ARTICLE: John Bond – June 1983 to August 1984

You forgot Neil Watmore amongst the poor signings as well as Dennis Tuart oh and Gerry Daly, oh and of course removing the captaincy from Martin Dobson, I could go on, he was a f*cking useless manager that inherited a young and potential good side and left us with a bunch of overpaid hasbeens
by gtclaret
Mon May 18, 2020 8:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Luke Chadwick
Replies: 51
Views: 3450

Re: Luke Chadwick

A very sad story. When I was at school I was in a bullying group of this other poor kid. After I left school when I was about 19 I heard that the boy was in hospital after a suicide attempt. I felt terrible, so I made contact with him, he was very forgiving, he told me that his lack of confidence ha...
by gtclaret
Fri May 15, 2020 5:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Harry Kane - well done that man
Replies: 17
Views: 1050

Re: Harry Kane - well done that man

Paul Waine wrote:
Fri May 15, 2020 5:02 pm
So, shall we all club together and organise "your name on their shirt?"

Which lower league club do you think we should be sponsoring?

UTC
Blackburn
by gtclaret
Fri May 15, 2020 11:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Harry Kane - well done that man
Replies: 17
Views: 1050

Re: Harry Kane - well done that man

Can't ever seeing his chairman doing anything like that.
by gtclaret
Tue Apr 28, 2020 6:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Scams
Replies: 38
Views: 1870

Re: Scams

Be on the lookout guys for this hot girl and her sexy friend. They are hanging around some of the big 24 hour tesco carparks. When you're putting your shopping away they ask you for a lift to McDonalds. They are very convincing. once in your car one of them starts climbing all over you rubbing agai...
by gtclaret
Tue Apr 28, 2020 6:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Scams
Replies: 38
Views: 1870

Re: Scams

Be on the lookout guys for this hot girl and her sexy friend. They are hanging around some of the big 24 hour tesco carparks. When you're putting your shopping away they ask you for a lift to McDonalds. They are very convincing. once in your car one of them starts climbing all over you rubbing agai...
by gtclaret
Sun Apr 26, 2020 8:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kim Jong Un dead?
Replies: 77
Views: 4570

Re: Kim Jong Un dead?

Aah good. I'm so glad we clarified that. Its grand that they've embraced capitalism (they haven't, for one nanosecond, they've simply exploited weak democracies but we'll gloss over that for brevitys sake) And I now look forward, wholeheartedly, to it stepping back from continuing to be the tyranni...
by gtclaret
Tue Apr 21, 2020 3:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Has anyone used Zoom?
Replies: 26
Views: 1328

Re: Has anyone used Zoom?

I use it for weekly spanish lessons, it has a group of 6 and works very well, we normally meet, but we're thinking of adding this on to the normal meets when this is over
by gtclaret
Mon Apr 20, 2020 10:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Piers Morgan
Replies: 53
Views: 3004

Re: Piers Morgan

He is right to interrupt when the politician is deliberately avoiding answering his question, instead they answer the question that they would have liked to be asked, However he interrupts even when they are trying to answer
by gtclaret
Mon Apr 13, 2020 9:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Ham v Burnley
Replies: 21
Views: 2313

Re: West Ham v Burnley

You might be on your own. I don't believe anyone will be going to any of the games this season
by gtclaret
Mon Apr 13, 2020 9:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Watching England on you tube
Replies: 4
Views: 331

Watching England on you tube

From the 1960's mostly against Scotland, being born in 1957 I was slightly too young to fully understand, but I knew of some of the players. What I saw was interesting 1 England were still slow predictable and disjointed. 2 Gordon Banks, rated the world's best, made mistakes, his agility was amazing...
by gtclaret
Fri Mar 27, 2020 9:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clap for Our Carers
Replies: 45
Views: 2209

Giving NHS workers the clap

It's seems a strange way to show appreciation
by gtclaret
Sun Mar 22, 2020 7:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your post virus party plans.
Replies: 26
Views: 1268

Re: Your post virus party plans.

You are misunderstanding the facts if you think only older people with health issues will die. In Italy Doctors are dying and there are not old. Other patients will die with unrelated conditions because the NHS will be unable to treat them, I hate to be the prophet of gloom but the next few months w...
by gtclaret
Sun Mar 08, 2020 12:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Should I be worried about the summer
Replies: 19
Views: 1304

Re: Should I be worried about the summer

We used to say that the grand total is greater than the sum of the parts. To an extent this is still true, but not as much, I now think that we have four players who would be of interest to other far richer clubs
by gtclaret
Sun Mar 08, 2020 12:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Seven undefeated....
Replies: 14
Views: 1614

Re: Seven undefeated....

We've nothing to lose next week, let's just play and enjoy it, with City out of Europe and no chance of winning the prem, the Cups are most important
by gtclaret
Sun Mar 08, 2020 11:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Should I be worried about the summer
Replies: 19
Views: 1304

Should I be worried about the summer

I believe we have the foundations of a very good side, if we could get quality additions on the right, I think a top 8 place would be easily achievable. That's my worry, I think the foundations are so good that it's in danger of being ripped apart by preditors with lots of money. We could be left wi...
by gtclaret
Thu Mar 05, 2020 9:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cataract operation
Replies: 50
Views: 1307

Re: Cataract operation

Hi I am an Optometrists, all the above advice given is correct, it's a simple operation with a very high success rate, I'm sure you will be fine
by gtclaret
Wed Feb 26, 2020 11:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Deonte Wilder whining about his costume
Replies: 25
Views: 1461

Re: Deonte Wilder whining about his costume

It seems to me that it's the usual thing to make an excuse for the credibility for the rematch the "next time it will be different" scenario. He has a rematch clause in his contract
by gtclaret
Tue Feb 25, 2020 6:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Diane Abbott
Replies: 85
Views: 3474

Re: Diane Abbott

Not only is DA a racist bigot, she is very dangerous. She creates racial divide for her own political gain, and before those on here pull the sympathy card due to her health, just look at the hurt she caused to the families of IRA bombs, with her comment that an IRA victory would be a victory for us...
by gtclaret
Mon Feb 24, 2020 5:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our best goal so far?
Replies: 30
Views: 1814

Re: Our best goal so far?

Burnley1989 wrote:
Mon Feb 24, 2020 5:41 pm
Jay v Chelsea was a cracker as well
Definitely the best goal for me
by gtclaret
Sun Feb 23, 2020 12:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sunday morning joke....
Replies: 4
Views: 600

Re: Sunday morning joke....

:I thought it was funny
by gtclaret
Sat Dec 28, 2019 8:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Moneybags Utd
Replies: 302
Views: 8891

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Moneybags Utd

We are complete crap. League one sides are better in possession than Burnley.
by gtclaret
Thu Dec 26, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Long for Cork
Replies: 81
Views: 4190

Re: Long for Cork

IanMcL wrote:
Thu Dec 26, 2019 6:24 pm
Strange one.
Was it because the manager thought an extra header in the box would do it or, not Drinkeater at any price?
Drinky needs game time, why should we give him this so he can build fitness for another club. He will not play again for Burnley. Complete waste of time and money
by gtclaret
Sun Dec 22, 2019 3:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Best tannoy announcement ever?
Replies: 26
Views: 2851

Re: Best tannoy announcement ever?

In the 1980's we were away at Wimbledon, the announcement was can someone go home as the wife has locked herself out of the house. That someone was me, I lived in London at the time
by gtclaret
Fri Dec 20, 2019 2:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mad Friday
Replies: 53
Views: 3652

Re: Mad Friday

I'm in House of Fraser, poor staff, these young girls rushed off their feet
by gtclaret
Fri Dec 20, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mad Friday
Replies: 53
Views: 3652

Re: Mad Friday

I am in Nero in Camberley near my home, it's absolutely crazy, all for just one day, school have broken up now, it's like a riot
by gtclaret
Tue Dec 17, 2019 7:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Vitamins Supplements: cure or con?
Replies: 32
Views: 1120

Re: Vitamins Supplements: cure or con?

Of course, I'm talking generally, but if your Doctor says different, then take them, my wife takes Vitamin B complex as advised by her GP
by gtclaret
Tue Dec 17, 2019 7:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Vitamins Supplements: cure or con?
Replies: 32
Views: 1120

Re: Vitamins Supplements: cure or con?

Vitamin D is helpful if you never/barely eat meat and dairy, and especially in the autumn, winter, and early spring where in England the sun's UV rays aren't strong enough or out long enough to allow your body to synthesise it, but most other supplements are practically pointless if you eat a fairl...
by gtclaret
Tue Dec 17, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Vitamins Supplements: cure or con?
Replies: 32
Views: 1120

Re: Vitamins Supplements: cure or con?

With the exception of Vitamin D they are a complete waste of time for the vast majority of the population
by gtclaret
Fri Dec 13, 2019 3:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche to Labour
Replies: 10
Views: 916

Re: Dyche to Labour

My mate who has a box in the Labour Party says it's a done deal
by gtclaret
Wed Dec 11, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: And then there were three........
Replies: 23
Views: 2071

Re: And then there were three........

I'm quite glad there are no wars that the masses have to serve in. Bonkers to hark back to these days as though it was somehow better. Being involved in a war doesn't make you a better leader. Not a war, but it would help if they had business experience(small and large) leadership experience in the...
by gtclaret
Wed Dec 04, 2019 11:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater - City
Replies: 72
Views: 4826

Re: Danny Drinkwater - City

Joe harts fault
by gtclaret
Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Thanks for your patience and welcome back
Replies: 83
Views: 3541

Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

The last few days made me remember that I am married
by gtclaret
Tue Nov 26, 2019 6:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley Fans In Surrey
Replies: 39
Views: 2477

Re: Burnley Fans In Surrey

Frimley near Camberley in Surrey
by gtclaret
Sat Nov 23, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: first objective looking good!
Replies: 15
Views: 1280

Re: first objective looking good!

Another 80 points and I'll be happy
by gtclaret
Sat Nov 16, 2019 9:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAKE NEWS - EU edition
Replies: 60
Views: 2249

Re: FAKE NEWS - EU edition

What the average Joe didn't know about the EU (and our membership of it) could fill a book. Which just shows how insane and reckless it was to hold a referendum on such a complex and important issue when most people weren't equipped with even the most basic facts. Completely agree, it was the most ...
by gtclaret
Fri Nov 15, 2019 9:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAKE NEWS - EU edition
Replies: 60
Views: 2249

Re: FAKE NEWS - EU edition

I've told her to go back to where she came from, but South London is a tad expensive
by gtclaret
Fri Nov 15, 2019 9:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAKE NEWS - EU edition
Replies: 60
Views: 2249

Re: FAKE NEWS - EU edition

Calling me racist was the funniest of all. My very best friend is a black woman who is also my ex wife
by gtclaret
Fri Nov 15, 2019 3:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAKE NEWS - EU edition
Replies: 60
Views: 2249

Re: FAKE NEWS - EU edition

Just done a little poll My question, what was the biggest single reason why people voted to leave the EU I asked 14 people of different races All 14 said immigration, without hesitation. When I showed some of the comments on here, the reaction went from amusement to anger. Odd comments like what do ...
by gtclaret
Fri Nov 15, 2019 11:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAKE NEWS - EU edition
Replies: 60
Views: 2249

Re: FAKE NEWS - EU edition

Lancasterclaret wrote:Thats the most sensible post you have made on this thread.
I thought I have been saying the same thing
by gtclaret
Fri Nov 15, 2019 11:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAKE NEWS - EU edition
Replies: 60
Views: 2249

Re: FAKE NEWS - EU edition

Just to say, I admire Houseboys activities in opposing racism, people who put themselves out for such a cause is fantastic. He doesn't agree that immigration was the main reason for the referendum result That's fair enough it's a different conclusion to mine. It doesn't make him wrong, it doesn't ma...
by gtclaret
Fri Nov 15, 2019 11:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAKE NEWS - EU edition
Replies: 60
Views: 2249

Re: FAKE NEWS - EU edition

I understand Houseboy frustration about being called racist. The level of EU corruption was not clear in the referendum and the full extent is still not clear. I don't believe that was the reason why the referendum resulted in a leave vote. The issue is not if you believe in uncontrolled immigration...
by gtclaret
Fri Nov 15, 2019 8:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAKE NEWS - EU edition
Replies: 60
Views: 2249

Re: FAKE NEWS - EU edition

Furthermore, I also pointed out that its important that if the EU wants to persue this agenda, they must have the support of the vast majority of the populations, this is not happening, and its dangerous. Even Gerry Adams wants said in reference to to Iris problem, "you can't force unity" I agree wi...
by gtclaret
Fri Nov 15, 2019 8:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAKE NEWS - EU edition
Replies: 60
Views: 2249

Re: FAKE NEWS - EU edition

Erm.....He's a racist? Thank you, you, you've made my point, anyone who argues for border control is a racist, just look at what I actually said, the main reason the we had a leave result in the referendum was because when asked to give assurances over planning, infrastructure and pressure on publi...
by gtclaret
Thu Nov 14, 2019 7:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAKE NEWS - EU edition
Replies: 60
Views: 2249

Re: FAKE NEWS - EU edition

Well, those figures are hilariously out of date now. Well if you're saying that confidence in the EU has grown, think again, the EU just negotiated a trade deal with South America, this was very much against the interests of the working people in Europe, thankfully it was stopped by Italy and Austr...
by gtclaret
Thu Nov 14, 2019 7:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAKE NEWS - EU edition
Replies: 60
Views: 2249

Re: FAKE NEWS - EU edition

If it was the uncontrolled element that was the problem why was there no outcry and demand for the Tory govt to put in place the controls that are available to them under the rules around free movement. I get you then still would have wanted to go a step further and leave the EU but for something s...
by gtclaret
Thu Nov 14, 2019 6:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAKE NEWS - EU edition
Replies: 60
Views: 2249

Re: FAKE NEWS - EU edition

I have a Spanish article at home which polled confidence in the EU in all member States. This was before the referendum and its a Spanish article so unaffected anyway. The Countries less than 35% were UK France, Spain, Italy, Austria, Greece, Poland and Hungary. The higher votes were Germany, Portug...
by gtclaret
Thu Nov 14, 2019 6:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAKE NEWS - EU edition
Replies: 60
Views: 2249

Re: FAKE NEWS - EU edition

Of course a lot of people took them seriously. The Tory press has systematically and repeatedly published stories that are blatantly untrue as part of their long running anti EU campaign. If you throw enough mud some of it will stick, particularly with those who want it to believe it. Where do you ...