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by MRG
Sat Nov 09, 2019 5:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Shocking performance thread.
Replies: 14
Views: 901

Re: Shocking performance thread.

FactualFrank wrote:I guess it's a case of were West Ham shocking, did we make them look shocking, or was it a mixture.


We looked good going forward, a few dodgy moments at the back still. A much needed positive performance
by MRG
Sat Nov 09, 2019 5:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Up to 9th but table is so tight
Replies: 16
Views: 1245

Re: Up to 9th but table is so tight

We just need to keep adding them points, it’s all about the magic numbers
by MRG
Sat Nov 09, 2019 5:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Shocking performance thread.
Replies: 14
Views: 901

Re: Shocking performance thread.

Nope, all is better now. Today’s performance means that we weren’t outplayed last week. All the problems that were apparent last week actually happened after a great attacking performance this week.

Great thread
by MRG
Sat Nov 09, 2019 3:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Wood - Offside
Replies: 27
Views: 3009

Re: Chris Wood - Offside

Welcome back Wood
by MRG
Fri Nov 08, 2019 5:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wood signs new deal
Replies: 26
Views: 1356

Re: Wood signs new deal

I hope he didn’t sign a yard past the dotted line
by MRG
Wed Nov 06, 2019 9:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Major Road closure
Replies: 79
Views: 5937

Re: Major Road closure

I’ve been using Grane Road instead. It’s certainly increased traffic on there at peak times
by MRG
Wed Nov 06, 2019 9:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Major Road closure
Replies: 79
Views: 5937

Re: Major Road closure

It is a desperately needed road widening scheme. Before the Burnley Bridge site came on stream I used to queue on the motorway itself well before junction 9 to come off at that exit. It is an accident waiting to happen now, as the queue is much, much longer. This scheme was mooted by the local and ...
by MRG
Wed Nov 06, 2019 8:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: You think you know someone, but actually you dont
Replies: 32
Views: 1993

Re: You think you know someone, but actually you dont

NottsClaret wrote:Imagine how Andrew Windsor felt when it turned out his best mate Epstein was a massive nonce.


Must have been a massive shock for him!
by MRG
Wed Nov 06, 2019 7:02 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: McNeil & Taylor
Replies: 21
Views: 2010

Re: McNeil & Taylor

You’re the joke on here, certainly one of them To be fair Hibs, the person who posted 10’s of times trying to convince this message board that an over the hill player who can barely get a start for the worst team in the championship should be our first choice left back, is the biggest joke. Hibs, y...
by MRG
Mon Nov 04, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: McNeil & Taylor
Replies: 21
Views: 2010

Re: McNeil & Taylor

Taylor should never have been dropped
by MRG
Mon Nov 04, 2019 11:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds v QPR Shirts
Replies: 12
Views: 904

Re: Leeds v QPR Shirts

They were ridiculously similar
by MRG
Mon Nov 04, 2019 8:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds v QPR Shirts
Replies: 12
Views: 904

Leeds v QPR Shirts

When did it become compulsory for the away team to wear their ‘away’ kit? It used to be a 2nd kit to be worn when there was a shirt clash. Yesterday both teams were wearing strips that were very difficult to differentiate and their main strip would have resolved the issue
by MRG
Mon Nov 04, 2019 8:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: I’m inclined to give up to football
Replies: 40
Views: 2061

Re: I’m inclined to give up to football

Genuinely started to feel like I’ve lost the love for football. It’s not just VAR it’s a mixture. There’s no doubt that it brings me far more frustration than enjoyment. When was the last time you came off the turf buzzing feeling like we have really gone at a team? We seem to always be trying to av...
by MRG
Sun Nov 03, 2019 8:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Thoughts on how to protest VAR
Replies: 37
Views: 1200

Re: Thoughts on how to protest VAR

Grow up
by MRG
Sun Nov 03, 2019 2:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Estate Agents Advice
Replies: 24
Views: 1063

Re: Estate Agents Advice

You would be crazy to use a high street agent in this day and age. Online all the way, they will come and take photos then get you on Rightmove, that’s all you need and it’s a fraction of the cost
by MRG
Sat Nov 02, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: It'll come down to how well we do against the teams around us
Replies: 13
Views: 629

Re: It'll come down to how well we do against the teams around us

Steve-Harpers-perm wrote:It’s the start of November. Sure we were in top half under Coyle at this point.


My point exactly. November and we have already given up on teams like Sheffield United
by MRG
Sat Nov 02, 2019 6:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: It'll come down to how well we do against the teams around us
Replies: 13
Views: 629

Re: It'll come down to how well we do against the teams around us

It’s a sad day when we stop seeing Sheffield United as relegation rivals during their first season in the top division. That’s very worrying in itself
by MRG
Sat Nov 02, 2019 6:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pope
Replies: 78
Views: 4851

Re: Pope

fanzone wrote:Its pretty much the same defence that finished 7th with Pope in goal


If we are basing our goalkeeper choices on previous seasons, Hart top trumps Popes 7th.
by MRG
Sat Nov 02, 2019 4:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Joe Hart
Replies: 48
Views: 2190

Re: Joe Hart

FactualFrank wrote:What position did we finish two seasons ago when Pope played 35/38 games?

How can it be down to Heaton not playing when we finished bloody 7th.


It took 11 posts, more than usual!
by MRG
Sat Nov 02, 2019 3:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pope
Replies: 78
Views: 4851

Re: Pope

Bump
by MRG
Fri Nov 01, 2019 7:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Julie Cooper MP to stand down .... ?
Replies: 342
Views: 9662

Re: Julie Cooper MP to stand down .... ?

Gordon Birtwistle was a far better MP. He was nearly always outside Mark's and Spensers on Saturday morning, in all weathers, visible and approachable. And he raised the towns profile. I say that as a brexiteer. But, fair play to him. Cooper. Rubbish. Birktwistle wasted every Saturday morning telli...
by MRG
Wed Oct 30, 2019 7:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Derby sack Richard Keogh
Replies: 93
Views: 3824

Re: Derby sack Richard Keogh

Yeah, pretty shocking by Derby. If he wasn't injured during the event, he would most likely still be playing like the other two.. with a fine, and community service etc. Yet instead they threaten to sack him if he doesn't accept to his wage being lowered, pretty sure Lawrence and Bennetts wage didn...
by MRG
Wed Oct 30, 2019 1:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: PNE v Barstewards - very funny!
Replies: 3
Views: 969

Re: PNE v Barstewards - very funny!

It’s not really funny though, is it?
by MRG
Wed Oct 30, 2019 1:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Remembering Eli
Replies: 39
Views: 2040

Re: Remembering Eli

13 years? Where the hell has that gone. I have been a member of the board (including the previous one) under various guises since 2002. Time just flies by. There’s some real characters come and gone over those years
by MRG
Wed Oct 30, 2019 12:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bathroom Fitter
Replies: 9
Views: 870

Re: Bathroom Fitter

Cheers guys
by MRG
Tue Oct 29, 2019 7:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bathroom Fitter
Replies: 9
Views: 870

Re: Bathroom Fitter

The board is unusually lacking in recommendations
by MRG
Mon Oct 28, 2019 8:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bathroom Fitter
Replies: 9
Views: 870

Bathroom Fitter

I’m looking to update my bathroom after Xmas. Can anybody recommend anybody local to Burnley/Rossendale that could come and give me a quote?
by MRG
Sun Oct 27, 2019 7:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Not a bad weekend
Replies: 11
Views: 1309

Re: Not a bad weekend

And Rovers lose in their local derby after being 2-0 up
by MRG
Sun Oct 27, 2019 8:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pope
Replies: 78
Views: 4851

Re: Pope

Pope is one of the top 5 keepers in the league. I was sad to see Tom go but you have to move on. The right decision was made when we chose Pope as our number one. 1st goal went through a forest of legs. Not Pope's fault. 2nd goal deflected off Mee. Not Pope's fault. 3rd goal Pulisic found space unm...
by MRG
Sun Oct 27, 2019 7:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pope
Replies: 78
Views: 4851

Re: Pope

Best English keeper .....that is all. He was barely the best keeper in our starting 11 yesterday. Getting rid of Heaton was a massive mistake that will come back to haunt us. It was clear to see that the back 4 recognise his limitations and were panicking every time they had the ball which led to t...
by MRG
Sat Oct 26, 2019 10:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pope
Replies: 78
Views: 4851

Re: Pope

For me, we need to consider giving Hart a chance. He’s proven at this level. Pope has failed to impress all season. This isn’t unusual after a lengthy lay off through injury.
by MRG
Sat Oct 26, 2019 10:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pope
Replies: 78
Views: 4851

Pope

Well well well..... that is all
by MRG
Sun Oct 13, 2019 10:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Colne Rd Burnley
Replies: 24
Views: 2021

Re: Colne Rd Burnley

I bet I know which house that is near to the Prairie pub
by MRG
Sun Oct 13, 2019 9:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Colne Rd Burnley
Replies: 24
Views: 2021

Colne Rd Burnley

Apparently there’s a serious police incident on Colne Rd between the Prairie Pub and the playing fields.
by MRG
Sat Sep 21, 2019 12:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mike Duff
Replies: 27
Views: 6307

Re: Mike Duff

Fretters wrote:Agreed. Pairing McGreal with Sinclair when he first arrived was a masterstroke.


Funnily enough, I bumped into Mcgreal a few weeks back in a hotel at Grimsby pre match (he’s currently managing Colchester). Spoke very fondly about his time with us
by MRG
Thu Sep 19, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Norwich predicted scoreline
Replies: 58
Views: 4397

Re: Norwich predicted scoreline

I predict that Wood will be offside at least twice to keep him at the top of the offside table
by MRG
Wed Sep 18, 2019 9:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Edinburgh New Years Eve
Replies: 19
Views: 2111

Re: Edinburgh New Years Eve

box_of_frogs wrote:Of course if you know someone who loves thee then you can get a residents discount on Hogmanay tickets. We did that when we lived there.


If only I knew somebody
by MRG
Tue Sep 17, 2019 10:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Edinburgh New Years Eve
Replies: 19
Views: 2111

Edinburgh New Years Eve

4 of us (2 couples) heading up to Edinburgh for New Years Eve. We are looking for somewhere that will do food followed by music, ideally something quite upbeat. Has anybody got any recommendations?
by MRG
Fri Sep 06, 2019 10:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Managers if we'd gone down.
Replies: 47
Views: 2886

Re: Managers if we'd gone down.

We would need a yes man who was happy to work with our penny pinching board every transfer window
by MRG
Fri Sep 06, 2019 8:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drink water injury
Replies: 463
Views: 39033

Re: Drinkwater injury

Nobody. No other club at present is in the Premier League without a sugar daddy or a much bigger support. So to counter the op argument that it’s been a poor transfer window you are saying that we should actually compare against clubs in a similar situation to us yet whichever club he compared to w...
by MRG
Thu Sep 05, 2019 11:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drink water injury
Replies: 463
Views: 39033

Re: Drinkwater injury

Name another club who does better than Burnley in making signings. Not those with twice the income and rich sugar daddy owners; just those of similar size. If your complaint was on the lines of "we are just about the best in the country for a club our size, but it could be even better ..."...
by MRG
Sun Sep 01, 2019 8:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Two big lumps up front!!
Replies: 47
Views: 3720

Re: Two big lumps up front!!

Woodleyclaret wrote:The spitting Scouser was praising them the other week
Its a shame hes allowed anywhere near our screen .To quote a scouse expression.
Hes got more faces than Big Ben


For the record, the scouse expression that you refer to is, ‘he’s got more faces than Big Ben’
by MRG
Sat Aug 31, 2019 11:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boxing
Replies: 10
Views: 499

Re: Boxing

Lost on points, well beaten but certainly didn’t disgrace himself
by MRG
Sat Aug 31, 2019 11:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boxing
Replies: 10
Views: 499

Re: Boxing

Even if he can get to points it will be a lot more than anybody expected. 3 long rounds ahead
by MRG
Sat Aug 31, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boxing
Replies: 10
Views: 499

Re: Boxing

He’s looking ok so far
by MRG
Sat Aug 31, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Wood - Offside
Replies: 27
Views: 3009

Re: Chris Wood - Offside

Grumps wrote:We're talking about today


We’re talking about him being the top of the offside table again as he was last season
by MRG
Sat Aug 31, 2019 9:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Wood - Offside
Replies: 27
Views: 3009

Re: Chris Wood - Offside

Grumps wrote:How many times was he offside, and how many of those was him trying to get the better of the best defender in Europe, and how many down to lazyness, more the first option I would suggest


Similar to the 54 last season?
by MRG
Sat Aug 31, 2019 8:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Wood - Offside
Replies: 27
Views: 3009

Re: Chris Wood - Offside

ClaretTony wrote:And you will get your rightful place at the top for starting the most threads on one topic - pathetic.


Hi Tony, you took longer than expected. Please can you link all the other threads that I’ve started on this topic?

Unless you are passing your (incorrect) opinion as fact.... again
by MRG
Sat Aug 31, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Wood - Offside
Replies: 27
Views: 3009

Re: Chris Wood - Offside

Played 4
Goals 0
Assists 0
Shots 5
Shots on target 2
Offside 7
by MRG
Sat Aug 31, 2019 7:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Wood - Offside
Replies: 27
Views: 3009

Chris Wood - Offside

Today’s game should see Wood place himself back in his rightful position at the top of the offside table for the league.

Repeatedly offside once again.

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