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by timshorts
Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Duckinfield not guilty
Replies: 96
Views: 2237

Re: Duckinfield not guilty

tim_noone wrote:
Thu Nov 28, 2019 10:58 pm
Heysel.39 Dead 600 injured.
The big difference is that Hillsborough was the result of an unfortunate cummulation of events, some of which were negligent. Lying about it afterwards didn't actually cause any deaths.

Heysel on the other hand......
by timshorts
Tue Nov 26, 2019 8:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 3751
Views: 45604

Re: General Election Is On

Real question re Inheritance Tax. If you house worth say £300K and take out equity release of £176K, do you avoid the tax? The equity release package is deducted from your gross estate for inheritance tax purposes. However, that won't necessarily help you that much, as initially, it just means that...
by timshorts
Wed Nov 20, 2019 10:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wales vs Hungary / Boris vs Corbyn
Replies: 21
Views: 764

Re: Wales vs Hungary / Boris vs Corbyn

Just pray you don't have the pleasure of visiting Baku :) UEFA have came to their senses and the 2024 tournament will be hosted in Germany. Kudos to Wales they started the qualifying slowly,but when they had to they stepped up to the plate,if they can get their first XI on the pitch next summer the...
by timshorts
Wed Nov 20, 2019 10:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wales vs Hungary / Boris vs Corbyn
Replies: 21
Views: 764

Re: Wales vs Hungary / Boris vs Corbyn

Gareth Bale looks like he'll be in more trouble with Madrid fans (and it seems he's given up caring about that). Sam Vokes got himself nicely positioned for the photo at least. RM take themselves far to seriously to laugh this off. https://www.theguardian.com/football/blog/2019/nov/20/gareth-bale-a...
by timshorts
Wed Nov 20, 2019 9:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley Stars and their cars....
Replies: 22
Views: 2248

Re: Burnley Stars and their cars....

Quicknick wrote:Any of our lads got a Reliant van?
No, but Patrick Bamford used to have a crysler.
by timshorts
Tue Nov 19, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wales vs Hungary / Boris vs Corbyn
Replies: 21
Views: 764

Re: Wales vs Hungary / Boris vs Corbyn

The welah for microwave is "Poppety Ping" No, it isn't. That's baby slang. Like calling a dog a bow wow. And there isn't an English word for "free header." That's two words. Anyhow, I don't care much now. We've qualified - for what will probably be the most rubbish euro finals ever with host countr...
by timshorts
Sun Nov 17, 2019 2:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Would you want to employ this man
Replies: 14
Views: 1977

Re: Would you want to employ this man

I think it highly unlikely that there is a conspiracy. He would make a decent back up. He could probably do a better job than 3 or 4 starters. However, he comes with the baggage that nfl teams just don't want - a media circus. That doesn't work well in a sport where the team generally takes priority...
by timshorts
Sat Nov 16, 2019 6:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ivan Toney
Replies: 11
Views: 1993

Re: Ivan Toney

Saw him play at Shrewsbury where he was pretty anonymous. He seemed to have some pace, but a poor first touch.
by timshorts
Fri Nov 15, 2019 9:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lascelles
Replies: 5
Views: 1383

Re: Lascelles

jrgbfc wrote:Ben Gibson to Newcastle?
They are pretty loaded up at cb. There's still lejeune to come back and schar. When they return, they might as well play up front as its the defenders getting most of the goals.
by timshorts
Wed Nov 13, 2019 9:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tahith Chong
Replies: 18
Views: 1919

Re: Tahith Chong

Is he the brother of cho who went out with cedric diggory?
by timshorts
Mon Nov 11, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Would you rather ... ?
Replies: 46
Views: 1422

Re: Would you rather ... ?

I read the opening post and forgot that we hadn't already been knocked out. Chichester City (h) in Round 3, please, this year. The reserves shouldn't have a problem with them, although gone are the days when Chichester's fortunes depended entirely on the student term time calendar.
by timshorts
Wed Nov 06, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Alan B'Stard makes the case for a Brexit
Replies: 3
Views: 571

Re: Alan B'Stard makes the case for a Brexit

Sounded more Farage than Johnson, but an excellent pre-emption of the sort of bile we've had for the last few years.
by timshorts
Fri Nov 01, 2019 2:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 3751
Views: 45604

Re: General Election Is On

Coming soon to a cinema near you….. A made up a story about a ‘foreign’ delivery driver who inexplicably told a customer he voted leave, and the customer’s surprise at this, as he thought all foreigners were coming here to take our jobs and was told that leaving the EU would end this sort of thing....
by timshorts
Mon Oct 28, 2019 9:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Footy Mad Cities
Replies: 49
Views: 1719

Re: Footy Mad Cities

Portsmouth = Footie city Southampton = Not Footie city Purely from my experience. Southampton fans seem really plastic somehow. Southampton have seemed pretty plastic since they got their new ground. The old one felt sort of real. See also Brighton, Reading, Coventry. I'm not sure about Salisbury. ...
by timshorts
Mon Oct 28, 2019 8:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Worst ever sitcom
Replies: 126
Views: 3670

Re: Worst ever sitcom

I forgot the golden girls. Just awful. None of the three were funny.
by timshorts
Sun Oct 27, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: al-Baghdadi's dead
Replies: 36
Views: 2202

Re: al-Baghdadi's dead

GodIsADeeJay81 wrote:Have the Yanks picked the next terrorist figurehead yet?
Dhoni al-mowbrehi apparently. Never heard of him.
by timshorts
Sun Oct 27, 2019 7:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another mass shooting in America
Replies: 511
Views: 33016

Re: Another mass shooting in America

morpheus2 wrote:Yes, mine's three and a half Tories long using the socialist rule.
My daughter uses the Diane abbot approved rule and hers is eleventy three times longer than yours
by timshorts
Sat Oct 26, 2019 8:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Southampton vs Leicester
Replies: 141
Views: 4024

Re: Southampton vs Leicester

And he was born in Burnley. And he was pretty much unearthed by west brom when he went on loan there last year. It was Leicester recalling him after he'd set the championship alight in the first half of the season that stopped the baggies going up imo. One of Aston villa or sheff u have a lot to th...
by timshorts
Thu Oct 24, 2019 11:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Songs you just cannot listen to
Replies: 40
Views: 1010

Re: Songs you just cannot listen to

You'll never wank alone
That ******* chariot song
Most things by meatloaf and
Sweet child of mine.
by timshorts
Thu Oct 24, 2019 11:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Worst ever sitcom
Replies: 126
Views: 3670

Re: Worst ever sitcom

It sounds as if the heading now ought to be "second worst sitcom" as there is a clear winner. For second worst I'll give a second vote to birds of a fevver and that thing with alf garnett in. Lots on this list I agree are just awful although friends escapes relegation as it had Helen baxendale in it...
by timshorts
Wed Oct 23, 2019 8:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stephen Ward
Replies: 34
Views: 2424

Re: Stephen Ward

I found it hard to contemplate Sam not putting away the header that Lee Gregory put too close to the keeper.
Was a really poor game which would have ended blank had Stoke not suffered those injuries, I suspect.
by timshorts
Wed Oct 23, 2019 8:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Goals Good Enough To Win Matches, That Didn’t.
Replies: 25
Views: 840

Re: Goals Good Enough To Win Matches, That Didn’t.

Duncan mcarthur for 10 man rye United away at Kings Lynn fa vase quarter final.
by timshorts
Wed Oct 23, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The best song you have ever heard
Replies: 102
Views: 2158

Re: The best song you have ever heard

Anyhow, there's lots I could vote for here. Today I'll go for these but it might be completely different tomorrow. Perfect water by blue oyster cult Red tide by rush The dead man's dream by the church Of course, to sing/play produces a different list completely. In my former life I particularly like...
by timshorts
Wed Oct 23, 2019 7:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The best song you have ever heard
Replies: 102
Views: 2158

Re: The best song you have ever heard

I've made a top ten... 1: Dancing in the Moonlight by Toploader 2: You're Beautiful by James Blunt 3: The Final Countdown by Europe 4: Stan with Elton John singing the bits Dildo sang 5: Avicii 6: Orinoco Flow by Enya 7: I'll Be Missing You by Big Puffy Daddy 8: GooGooGaga by The Police 9: What's U...
by timshorts
Wed Oct 23, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The worst song you’ve ever heard
Replies: 105
Views: 2170

Re: The worst song you’ve ever heard

Just about anything and everything by Van der Graaf Generator. Yellow card for this man. There is such a load of absolute bottom licking shite played on the radio when I go to the cake shop that it makes most of the above almost in the"classic" category. Generally, girly wannabees singing through t...
by timshorts
Tue Oct 15, 2019 8:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tubby Football Players
Replies: 67
Views: 2145

Re: Tubby Football Players

None of these people are tubby, I've decided, after just watching a world cup finals 6-a-side game between Scotland and France. Finished 0-0 but I'm still not sure what is the more remarkable, the size of the Scotland keeper or the fact that Scotland is currently top of a group with 7 points from 9 ...
by timshorts
Mon Oct 14, 2019 9:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wales-Croatia
Replies: 11
Views: 1300

Re: Wales-Croatia

So Bale rescued Wales yet again,don't think a draw will be enough for them qualify,but they've got the NL as a back-up,Sam never even made a sub appearance.Ramsay missing through injury once again,he's not kicked a ball in their qualifying campaign,and unlike the bigger nations Wales don't have the...
by timshorts
Mon Oct 14, 2019 9:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Random pictures with you in them
Replies: 149
Views: 5907

Re: Random pictures with you in them

spadesclaret wrote:Open 'Post Reply' below.

Click on 'Attachments'

Click on 'Add Files'

Find your picture and click 'Open'

Click on 'Place in line'add

It is really as simple as that.
Didn't work though....
by timshorts
Sun Oct 13, 2019 11:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rugby World Cup
Replies: 249
Views: 7830

Re: Rugby World Cup

It seems the French were betting on the hurricane getting the win so Japan v Scotland has been replaced by some rather sickly soap opera omnibus.
Still we've kept it on in hope that some rugby players emerge from the cheap set.
Better than eastenders, I suppose.
by timshorts
Thu Oct 10, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The black footballers dilemma
Replies: 37
Views: 1841

Re: The black footballers dilemma

'Visit Rwanda' :-) (I think Arsenal is it, now have it as a sponsor?) How about that for a chant? To the tune of 'Go and tell Aunt Nancy' Go and visit Rwanda, Go and visit Rwanda, Go check out the clubbing scene Paul Pogba... (whatever footballer's name) That's using a recognized advert in football...
by timshorts
Thu Oct 10, 2019 7:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Have you ever driven on the wrong side of the road?
Replies: 35
Views: 1694

Re: Have you ever driven on the wrong side of the road?

I've driven on the wrong side in raf Mildenhall or maybe Lakenheath, can't remember which.
As it is effectively a US airbase, they all drive on the wrong side there even if it is in Suffolk.
by timshorts
Mon Oct 07, 2019 7:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brother's playing together
Replies: 67
Views: 3055

Re: Brother's playing together

Would Newcastle have had another pair of brothers playing together years ago, with Gary Caldwell lining up alongside our very own Steven Caldwell? I know they both played for Toon, but not sure whether they ever played together. I doubt it as they weren't exactly first team players. Newcastle had t...
by timshorts
Sat Oct 05, 2019 7:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Haka
Replies: 40
Views: 2981

Re: The Haka

I suppose I sort of respect what it is, but have to agree with the opening poster that it's sort of tedious. It was one thing having it appear on lions tours every eight years, but with them turning up for autumn internationals every year, our summer tours, World cups etc it's turned into something ...
by timshorts
Fri Oct 04, 2019 7:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brussels
Replies: 28
Views: 3238

Re: Brussels

claretnproud wrote:Most least :o :o :o
"Brugges" :o :o :o
by timshorts
Fri Oct 04, 2019 7:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brussels
Replies: 28
Views: 3238

Re: Brussels

Stella?? I'd rather stay sober. It has nothing going for it taste wise. There are some decent Belgian beers about. I suppose the thing about the Belgians is that they started producing quality beers to your average plebs long before us. Nowadays, even in the UK you can find all sorts in a decent sup...
by timshorts
Thu Oct 03, 2019 10:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England squad announced
Replies: 51
Views: 4751

Re: England squad announced

Rileybobs wrote:Getting an international side to a World Cup semi final.
Getting a pretty pizz poor international side to a world cup semi final.

That's the achievement. Most on here could manage the USA women's team to a semi final, say. What he did was far tougher.
by timshorts
Thu Oct 03, 2019 10:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Strange wooden needle ????
Replies: 26
Views: 2466

Re: Strange wooden needle ????

It's an early version of the morning-after pill.
by timshorts
Tue Oct 01, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Hundred - Cricket
Replies: 36
Views: 3257

Re: The Hundred - Cricket

It's supposed to be aimed at "a different market than the existing cricket supporter" who will get excited by watching the world's best cricketers playing each other. I'm clearly not the market they are after. If there was a new tournament for sloggit, I'd have gone for extra sides in a 32 team tour...
by timshorts
Sun Sep 29, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Top 10 Hymns
Replies: 25
Views: 1789

Re: Top 10 Hymns

The Lord is my shepherd I'd have in non-league. Its a complete dirge. Too many verses and invariably played too slow. If I'm organising a funeral for someone (part of my job occasionally) I usually just let some friends pick as long as that one can be vetoed. My favourite is St Patrick's breastplate...
by timshorts
Sun Sep 29, 2019 7:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rugby World Cup
Replies: 249
Views: 7830

Re: Rugby World Cup

Are the English going to tank their game v France to try and avoid new Zealand?
by timshorts
Sat Sep 28, 2019 11:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: has anyone stopped drinking completely?
Replies: 79
Views: 5400

Re: has anyone stopped drinking completely?

Yes, I stopped pretty much completely a few years back as in combination with my drug cocktail it was going to f up my liver. I don't miss it much. I might have about 5 - 10 drinks per year, but think it's less as I don't really care. Its more annoying, people wanting to get you to drink but there a...
by timshorts
Sat Sep 28, 2019 10:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: City Strip today
Replies: 18
Views: 2653

Re: City Strip today

FCBurnley wrote:Cool and Sharp or Rhubarb and Custard ?
Not strong and stable, that's for sure.
Perhaps it looks better with black shorts matching the collar.
Even when haribo sponsored nac the kit didn't look like that. Actually, the breda kits were pretty good from memory.
by timshorts
Sat Sep 28, 2019 10:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 21199
Views: 514884

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

You have missed my point and any 3 options with May's deal as the middle one is a total fix as it is leave in name only. After all this time any further referendum must have a proper leave option and a straight choice between that and remain. Surely leave is entitled to define what leave means? Cle...
by timshorts
Sat Sep 28, 2019 8:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 21199
Views: 514884

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

That second question is not fair for 2 reasons. First if 2A won we are in a worse position now as regards discussions with the EU. Secondly 2B gas no chance as no remain voters would back it. Ir would be better to stick to a simple leave or remain with the leave option defined along the following l...
by timshorts
Sat Sep 28, 2019 8:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Derby Way....
Replies: 94
Views: 8319

Re: The Derby Way....

Rileybobs wrote:I think that was misinterpreted. Somebody claimed that Richard Keogh was in the back seat with serious gash.
Nothing unusual there. Gash in the back of a 4x4 is almost the same as being gash in the back 4
by timshorts
Fri Sep 27, 2019 8:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 21199
Views: 514884

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

But it helps if they don't crap all over on the cake before trying to gobble a bigger mouthful of what is left of it.
by timshorts
Fri Sep 27, 2019 7:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 21199
Views: 514884

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

As if the 22 tory rebels are going to vote for that. Well it was clear that it wasn't necessarily going to be corbyn. In many ways, it would be better if it was not a current leader, but somebody from one of the constituent groups that the others all have respect for. Corbyn could stay leader of La...
by timshorts
Fri Sep 27, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 21199
Views: 514884

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

So, do you support Dominic Cummings' view that it's Ok to riot, with people possibly getting killed in the process? https://www.independent.co.uk/voices/brexit-dominic-cummings-boris-johnson-riots-conservatives-a9122826.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; Let he who incited it get h...
by timshorts
Wed Sep 25, 2019 11:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 21199
Views: 514884

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

TheFamilyCat wrote:I didn't want to confuse him/her by using decimals.
Too right. We should have stuck to imperial measurements and good old pounds shillings and pence. None of that foreign rubbish for good old England.
by timshorts
Wed Sep 25, 2019 11:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 21199
Views: 514884

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Where Crosspool says 52% of the public, don't forget that he actually means around 26% of the population. Of which how many actually do their own shopping? I can't see the Rees moggs wandering around waitrose with their family every week. There would be some servant or other to perform such a menia...