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by gtclaret
Sat Mar 23, 2019 8:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Adam Johnson Released
Replies: 86
Views: 2177

Re: Adam Johnson Released

Everybody makes mistakes,he's done his time give the lad a break. Absolute crap, and very dangerous crap as well. Not talking specifically about this case, but in general. Rape is not a mistake like a car accident. The victims of rape and violence never recover, the families also suffer. My friend ...
by gtclaret
Sat Mar 23, 2019 8:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Signing older players
Replies: 19
Views: 697

Re: Signing older players

Quickenthetempo wrote:Most of these successes have occurred in the championship or below.

Spot on, older players are vital in a young team, but have too many and we will be relegated
by gtclaret
Sat Mar 23, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bring Tripps Home
Replies: 21
Views: 894

Re: Bring Tripps Home

We would never pay the fees and wages whatever league we are in next season.
by gtclaret
Thu Mar 14, 2019 7:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bayern v Liverpool
Replies: 42
Views: 1196

Re: Bayern v Liverpool

Vegas Claret wrote:1-3, top class from Liverpool, we gave them a harder game

I assume you are referring to the the game at Turf Moor, not the Sunday game in which we were shambolic
by gtclaret
Thu Mar 14, 2019 7:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5167
Views: 52962

Re: The Labour Party

Tricky Trevor wrote:So now expressing an opinion is disgraceful. Thank you for that, Adolf.

Wrong, parliament voted for a referendum 6-1 that included the vast majority of of those who cheered. What was disgraceful is that the elected representatives want to ignore the result.
by gtclaret
Wed Mar 13, 2019 6:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Scrap Income Tax Allowances?
Replies: 77
Views: 2237

Re: Scrap Income Tax Allowances?

What has scrapping the tax allowance got to do with pension. The issue is would this being replaced by a £48/week unconditional payment work. It wouldn't, it's a stupid idea
by gtclaret
Tue Mar 12, 2019 2:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Scrap Income Tax Allowances?
Replies: 77
Views: 2237

Re: Scrap Income Tax Allowances?

Stupid idea, a person who earns just £30000a year, hardly a fortune will be £10/week worse off. Furthermore it would be open to fraud and abuse, how do we treat newly arrived migrants who are not working, do we just give them the cash? Totally crazy
by gtclaret
Sun Mar 10, 2019 12:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Scousers versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 259
Views: 4629

Re: Scousers versus MIGHTY CLARETS

The score is good considering our performance. It has to be better in the second half or the final score could be a bit embarrassing
by gtclaret
Fri Mar 08, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Anti semetism
Replies: 67
Views: 1826

Re: Anti semetism

Anti semetism exists in the Labour Party because JC has said it does. The concern is that not much is actually being done about it because the perpetrators are JC supporters
by gtclaret
Fri Mar 08, 2019 12:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Educate me please
Replies: 85
Views: 2177

Re: Educate me please

fidelcastro wrote:Probably because it's an outdated meaningless term that belongs in the 1970's.

We're all coloured ffs!

Yep, Amber (which if I am not mistaken is a colour) insulted one of the most racially divisive bigoted MP's in this current parliament
by gtclaret
Tue Mar 05, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Next five games will define the season
Replies: 87
Views: 4444

Re: Next five games will define the season

Lowbankclaret wrote:We need three wins from 4 game effectively.

Then hope for an odd point in the last four games.

This could go to the last game of the season..

So you really think Cardiff are going to reach 38 points, just look at their fixtures. One win 2 draws will keep us up.
by gtclaret
Tue Mar 05, 2019 10:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tipped by supercomputer to be relegated
Replies: 42
Views: 3704

Re: Tipped by supercomputer to be relegated

Just where are Cardiff going to get the points from
by gtclaret
Sun Mar 03, 2019 6:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer recruitment
Replies: 69
Views: 3260

Re: Summer recruitment

We simply will not compete for prem quality players. It's not just players fees and wagers it's the agents fees as well
by gtclaret
Sat Mar 02, 2019 1:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Probert gets Palace double
Replies: 1
Views: 264

Re: ARTICLE: Probert gets Palace double

I thought that was Eric Probert scoring twice against Palace in 1970
by gtclaret
Mon Feb 25, 2019 8:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Advice on getting publicity
Replies: 17
Views: 815

Re: Advice on getting publicity

I T's suggestion of doing nude is not a bad idea I could post it on here, we could then all sit back and enjoy CT and the mods blowing a fuse
by gtclaret
Mon Feb 25, 2019 8:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Advice on getting publicity
Replies: 17
Views: 815

Re: Advice on getting publicity

I live in Surrey so I could call our local Radio Station, the problem is, which one, there are dozens, just a small touch of the button gets another station I have never heard of.
by gtclaret
Sun Feb 24, 2019 9:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: We could be safe by next Saturday Evening
Replies: 49
Views: 3424

Re: We could be safe by next Saturday Evening

RalphCoatesComb wrote:"We could be safe by next Saturday Evening"

And, if results all go against us, we'll be in the bottom 3 ;)

I didn't want to think about that
by gtclaret
Sun Feb 24, 2019 5:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: We could be safe by next Saturday Evening
Replies: 49
Views: 3424

Re: We could be safe by next Saturday Evening

Just look at Cardiff remaining fixtures, add up the points they are likely to get, you will revise the safety target, it's lower than you think
by gtclaret
Sun Feb 24, 2019 3:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Advice on getting publicity
Replies: 17
Views: 815

Re: Advice on getting publicity

Lancasterclaret wrote:Twitter/Instagram/

with hastags etc etc

WARNING - A new dance though does seem to ask for people to take the absolute **** though. Social Media can be great but its also a problem in that regard

Thanks for advice, as for people making fun or being rude, I expect this and would not be bothered.
by gtclaret
Sun Feb 24, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Advice on getting publicity
Replies: 17
Views: 815

Advice on getting publicity

I'm a novice at this. Just to point out that this is not a commercial adventure, just an interest. I have designed a dance which I am calling Tanba which is Tango and Rumba combined. My partner and I will be demonstrating and filming it in a couple of weeks. I will post it on Facebook. A lot of peop...
by gtclaret
Sun Feb 24, 2019 8:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: We could be safe by next Saturday Evening
Replies: 49
Views: 3424

Re: We could be safe by next Saturday Evening

I meant IF we get 6 points from the next 2 games and Saints and Cardiff lose, and didn't say this would happen.
Cardiff would then be 11 points behind us with an inferior GD with 9 games to go. I don't think the result of our home game with them would be that significant.
by gtclaret
Sat Feb 23, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: We could be safe by next Saturday Evening
Replies: 49
Views: 3424

We could be safe by next Saturday Evening

Not mathematically I know, but 6pts from Newcastle and Palace and Saints and Cardiff lose, I cannot see us being caught
by gtclaret
Sat Feb 23, 2019 1:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Tottingham Hotspur
Replies: 174
Views: 3997

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Tottingham Hotspur

Defensively excellent, but there is a lack of cohesion and understanding up front which is frustrating
by gtclaret
Wed Feb 20, 2019 8:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Independent Group of MP's ...
Replies: 70
Views: 2374

Re: The Independent Group of MP's ...

There is already a political home for them, it's called Lib Democrats
by gtclaret
Mon Feb 18, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Labour MPs To Split From Party?
Replies: 204
Views: 4440

Re: Labour MPs To Split From Party?

MP’s should NOT be allowed to resign, or leave the party they are a member of, until the end of their term. They asked for our votes, they got them, now get on with it until the next GE. And they should not be allowed to vote against party policy that was announced pre election and they stood for. ...
by gtclaret
Tue Feb 12, 2019 3:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bottom 8 teams on 13th May...
Replies: 47
Views: 3813

Re: Bottom 8 teams on 13th May...

Did my own, got us to reach 38,not equalled by Saints or Cardiff, so I don't care about the rest
by gtclaret
Tue Feb 12, 2019 9:22 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2 week break-help or hindrance
Replies: 15
Views: 1197

Re: 2 week break-help or hindrance

Its not about glass half empty, but throughout this season, they seem to be injured after playing 20 minutes, and take ages to return, why should a 2 week break change this
by gtclaret
Tue Feb 12, 2019 8:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2 week break-help or hindrance
Replies: 15
Views: 1197

Re: 2 week break-help or hindrance

It may help for the rest, as for getting players fit, what is there to suggest that 2 weeks will get those three fit
by gtclaret
Wed Feb 06, 2019 1:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brian Clough meets Don Revie
Replies: 21
Views: 1622

Re: Brian Clough meets Don Revie

Some players thought he was the greatest thing, others said he was never there
by gtclaret
Tue Feb 05, 2019 9:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: V.A.R and the clarets
Replies: 31
Views: 1593

Re: V.A.R and the clarets

That "mistake" on Saturday was, in my opinion, nothing of the sort - there was absolutely no way either of the two relevant officials could have missed it. I hate the idea that one or both knew damned well it was a penalty but, for some reason couldn't or wouldn't give it. I thought Dyche...
by gtclaret
Tue Feb 05, 2019 9:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who do you think will win the PL this year?
Replies: 43
Views: 1838

Re: Who do you think will win the PL this year?

At least its exciting, not like last season, I think City
by gtclaret
Mon Feb 04, 2019 10:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Could the ref decisions over the last 3 games
Replies: 49
Views: 1924

Re: Could the ref decisions over the last 3 games

They're two different Burnley teams playing this season, the awful relegation team upto 5pm Boxing Day, and the other must improved team since. Having got to the point three games ago, if we had won the next three we most likely would have required just 7 points from the remainder, we now however ne...
by gtclaret
Sun Feb 03, 2019 12:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Could the ref decisions over the last 3 games
Replies: 49
Views: 1924

Could the ref decisions over the last 3 games

Relegate us
We would have had 30 points. Just look at the remaining fixtures. We will need at least 13 points, this is not going to be easy
by gtclaret
Sat Feb 02, 2019 2:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: “ club are stronger after transfer window “
Replies: 13
Views: 1042

Re: “ club are stronger after transfer window “

I can't understand Mr Garlick takes the credit for the current financial situation. We are in this healthy position because we have had the TV money from the premier league. I would like to know what part he played in that In 2014 we won promotion with no investment, SD and his coaching staff are to...
by gtclaret
Fri Feb 01, 2019 9:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What if we just sold Vokes?
Replies: 43
Views: 2303

Re: What if we just sold Vokes?

otto1959 wrote:Please send me the name of the optician you buy your glasses from. I would love a pair. :D

It wasn't me, I work 250 miles away
by gtclaret
Fri Feb 01, 2019 8:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What if we just sold Vokes?
Replies: 43
Views: 2303

Re: What if we just sold Vokes?

With regards to buying a striker in the summer, why does anyone think Garlick will spend money, its reported that he pulled out of the Jay Rod deal over £500k, anyone who does that never wanted to do the deal in the first place, it was a publicity stunt
by gtclaret
Fri Feb 01, 2019 8:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What if we just sold Vokes?
Replies: 43
Views: 2303

Re: What if we just sold Vokes?

If, and it's big if, we sign someone in the summer the Vokes/Crouch transfer will be viewed as a good piece of business. If we stay up, we will have got away with it, if its achieved by the odd Crouch goal, it will be seen as a success, if we go down and either Wood or Barnes were injured, this gam...
by gtclaret
Fri Feb 01, 2019 12:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What if we just sold Vokes?
Replies: 43
Views: 2303

Re: What if we just sold Vokes?

I just hope that we get 6 points from the next 2 game and we are lucky with injuries and Brady, Defour return to form in order to give SD options and Vidra finds his feet. A lot of hopes there, we are going to need it
by gtclaret
Fri Feb 01, 2019 8:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What if we just sold Vokes?
Replies: 43
Views: 2303

Re: What if we just sold Vokes?

But if that player no longer wanted to play for your club and you could get £10m plus a decent striker for three months for him would you not not take it? The interest of the club come absolutely first. If we had 10 more points I would understand it. Vokes wasn't so far down the pecking ordo, it wa...
by gtclaret
Fri Feb 01, 2019 1:12 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What if we just sold Vokes?
Replies: 43
Views: 2303

Re: What if we just sold Vokes?

No selling a required squad player without adequate replacement whilst we are in a relegation battle is crazy, signing a 38 Yr old has been from an average championship side is not an adequate replacement.
We should not be talking about money, we should not need to sell.
by gtclaret
Thu Jan 31, 2019 10:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Ouch it's Crouch
Replies: 113
Views: 4030

Re: ARTICLE: Ouch it's Crouch

Pearcey wrote:I don’t really know what to say to be honest.

How about this signing is totally f*cking stupid and the business model reasoning for selling Vokes is a total embarrassment. If f we have to sell players for 7 million for financial reasons Garlick has some serious questions to answer.
by gtclaret
Thu Jan 31, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Are we genuinely surprised
Replies: 44
Views: 2725

Re: Are we genuinely surprised

Post 13 says it all for me. It's the case that there's a lot of drama-queenery around in the social media world nowadays but I wish it hadnt infested this board to such an extent. It's particularly galling because, by any objective assessment, we are doing well as a club. Jesus wept, none do blind ...
by gtclaret
Thu Jan 31, 2019 5:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Are we genuinely surprised
Replies: 44
Views: 2725

Re: Are we genuinely surprised

willsclarets wrote:Oh calm down, all of that is absolute nonsense.

Really, well Alan Shearer is available he has loads of experience in the prem a fabulous scoring record, England International, let's sell Wood and Barnes to get him
by gtclaret
Thu Jan 31, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Are we genuinely surprised
Replies: 44
Views: 2725

Re: Are we genuinely surprised

Literally one of 5 or 6 threads where this post could go We are just about to complete one of the worst deals in the clubs recent history, we are purposefully weakening the squad for no reason, all you can prattle on about is the number of threads on here. I couldn't give a toss if there was a thou...
by gtclaret
Thu Jan 31, 2019 2:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Transfer Deadline Day
Replies: 413
Views: 17114

Re: Transfer Deadline Day

Vino blanco wrote:If Burnley were to sign Crouch, we would become something of a laughing stock in the PL. The thought of someone like him joining us makes me shudder.

Spot on, a real backward step, what are the club thinking, the richer we get, the less money they want to spend.
by gtclaret
Wed Jan 23, 2019 8:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wages and employment up..
Replies: 88
Views: 2723

Re: Wages and employment up..

NEVER believe official figures, the calculations have been carefully manipulated over the years to show the results in the best possible light. There is always a story behind the story
by gtclaret
Tue Jan 22, 2019 2:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 3 years ago today
Replies: 29
Views: 2583

Re: 3 years ago today

I've heard that CT is to be sold to Leeds in the transfer window, Garlick out
by gtclaret
Thu Jan 17, 2019 7:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Guðmundsson remains doubtful for Watford
Replies: 22
Views: 2249

Re: ARTICLE: Guðmundsson remains doubtful for Watford

So you don't think the mind set has changed after 4 straight wins? I bloody hope not, West Ham apart the wins were hardly impressive. If the mindset has changed due to the recent results. we most definitely have the wrong people running our club. We are not safe not even nearly safe and there are s...
by gtclaret
Tue Jan 15, 2019 9:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Has Our Turn Around In Fortunes Come At A Good Or Bad Time
Replies: 47
Views: 2095

Re: Has Our Turn Around In Fortunes Come At A Good Or Bad Time

I can't believe that any one actually thinks that our recruitment policy is decided by a small handful of results. The squad is thin, short of pace and quality, and we are far from being safe. The only consideration in recruitment is the money available
by gtclaret
Tue Jan 15, 2019 4:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel
Replies: 105
Views: 10122

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel

It concerns me that we are looking at players of his age. I expected us to be only bringing in younger players, might cost more for younger quality but that's the way we should be re building imo. SD will think about now as the priority, the future is secondary. Survival this season comes first, so...

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