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by Hendrickxz
Tue Sep 22, 2020 8:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: About time too
Replies: 25
Views: 1962

Re: About time too

Are they going to call this Dominic's Law? :? :?
by Hendrickxz
Sun Sep 20, 2020 9:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sky Arts
Replies: 14
Views: 924

Re: Sky Arts

Yes, you ar right. It was Pick -- they showed somelive matches on it after the restart.
by Hendrickxz
Sat Sep 19, 2020 12:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sky Arts
Replies: 14
Views: 924

Re: Sky Arts

I didn't have to rescan Freeview. The channels just reconfigured themselves automaticaLLY on start-up and Sky Arts bobbed up on Channel 11. I can't remember for the life of me what, if anything, was there before.
by Hendrickxz
Sat Sep 19, 2020 10:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sky Arts
Replies: 14
Views: 924

Re: Sky Arts

Just spotted that the channel had popped up on the listings this morning. Also Rolling Stones in Hyde Park on later today -- for ladies and gentlemen of a certain age! Beats all the talent shows and Little Mix type shite that's on nowadays. . . :)
by Hendrickxz
Sun Sep 13, 2020 10:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Last night of the Proms
Replies: 400
Views: 6814

Re: Last night of the Proms

Funnily enough I’ve never tried to set out what is funny and what isn’t. It’s the Tory DG of the BBC who is reported to be the one who wants to censor comedy. Too many jokes about Brexit, Johnson, and Trump apparently. I hate using the word “Fascism” but that’s just what it is. They have humour on ...
by Hendrickxz
Fri Sep 11, 2020 9:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Maritimo at Gawthorpe
Replies: 141
Views: 8410

Re: Maritimo at Gawthorpe

jojomk1 wrote:
Fri Sep 11, 2020 9:00 am
Who's the really thin guy 4th from left

Can he play cb or midfield - could be a good signing
You mean the really tin bloke. We could do with a bit of of steel in midfield! :)
by Hendrickxz
Thu Sep 10, 2020 9:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The education secretary’s double
Replies: 3
Views: 617

Re: The education secretary’s double

What a cracker. Williamson ia about the biggest wet fart of a minister there has been for a long time. If he was a teacher he'd be scared of the kids!
by Hendrickxz
Tue Sep 08, 2020 4:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Manchester United kit
Replies: 36
Views: 1567

Re: Manchester United kit

Mmmm. Nice swim shorts! :lol:
by Hendrickxz
Wed Sep 02, 2020 8:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: All creatures great and small
Replies: 19
Views: 907

Re: All creatures great and small

Thr street scenes were filmed in Grassington I know, I was there! Just came across it last September on a day out. I'd never realised what a tedious job film making is. But there are compensations with the nice catering and welfare arrangements they had off-set. They were all around Grassington and...
by Hendrickxz
Wed Aug 26, 2020 2:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: customer service.
Replies: 42
Views: 1728

Re: customer service.

bpgburn wrote:
Wed Aug 26, 2020 10:40 am
Easy remedy, never give any store your email address when asked for it.
Mmmm, I didn't know there was a way of ordering stuff online without giving them and email address to confirm the order and send you a number to collect with. :?:
by Hendrickxz
Wed Aug 26, 2020 10:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: customer service.
Replies: 42
Views: 1728

Re: customer service.

If poor customer service winds you up, avoid Dunelm stores! One of my pet hates is that a company will sell you something then bopmbard you with "how did we do?" emails for weeks. Sometimes the item might only have cost a quid or so. Try buying some cheap item from Screwfix and await the invitation ...
by Hendrickxz
Tue Aug 25, 2020 10:02 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Hendrick becomes a Magpie
Replies: 98
Views: 4416

Re: ARTICLE: Hendrick becomes a Magpie

I would have preferred to retain Hedrick's services mainly for his versatility, but a 4 year contract on fairly hefty wages for a 28 year-old is a big outlay. From Newcastle's POV, they've secured a steady experienced PL player on a free transfer, so they'll no doubt consider that as good business,...
by Hendrickxz
Wed Aug 19, 2020 9:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Eat out to help out
Replies: 112
Views: 4536

Re: Eat out to help out

I think some places are intent on shooting themselves in the foot. One night last week I went to a pub I have been going to for almost 50 years. They had a sign up saying it was bookings only for meals and DRINKS. There were more than 20 spare seats outside and at least the same number inside so I p...
by Hendrickxz
Thu Aug 13, 2020 4:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Any gardener's on here
Replies: 30
Views: 1667

Re: Any gardener's on here

MACCA wrote:
Wed Aug 12, 2020 7:00 pm
Not sure on the flowers, but she has lovely taste, I'd like to see her hanging baskets
Looking at that I don't think she wears hanging baskets? :shock: :shock:
by Hendrickxz
Mon Aug 10, 2020 3:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Modern Day Things That **** You Off
Replies: 189
Views: 6089

Re: Modern Day Things That **** You Off

People who can't be bothered to learn to pronoune "th" footballers, southerners and townie thickos (or should than be fickos) are the worst with their free (three), fink, fank, etc, etc. It isn't a speech impediment, very are all just fick or like to sound fick! :evil:
by Hendrickxz
Thu Jul 23, 2020 2:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: OPEN TOPPED BUS !!!!
Replies: 18
Views: 1705

Re: OPEN TOPPED BUS !!!!

Deduct em 15 points immediately :evil:
by Hendrickxz
Thu Jul 23, 2020 11:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Graeme Souness
Replies: 16
Views: 1514

Re: Graeme Souness

I suppose you shouldn't speak ill of the recently departed but Norman Hunter made Sourness look like Andy Pandy...
by Hendrickxz
Thu Jul 23, 2020 8:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: John barnes
Replies: 20
Views: 2444

Re: John barnes

He ate all the pies on Masterchef the other week as well :lol:
by Hendrickxz
Tue Jul 21, 2020 12:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: hebden bridge recommendations
Replies: 18
Views: 1345

Re: hebden bridge recommendations

Stubbing Wharf pub just over a small bridge on road out towards Todmorden. Good food and ale. You'd have to shcek re dogs but they have outdoor seating on the canal bank. They filmed part of Happy Valley there.
by Hendrickxz
Thu Jul 16, 2020 9:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The cult of the manager
Replies: 14
Views: 1065

Re: The cult of the manager

I think the guy who directed the Prisoner had been brought back, what with that bloody giant ball thing rolling in the way of the action every two minutes!
by Hendrickxz
Thu Jul 16, 2020 8:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BBC commentary
Replies: 184
Views: 6629

Re: BBC commentary

Lineaker: "Maybe Burnley should change their name to Resolute Burnely FC" (or summat) Maybe he should change his to "Tosser Gary Lineaker" :D But what a delight to hear how dropped on they all were when we equalised via n the spot. They had just spend quarter of an hour praising Wolves and pouring c...
by Hendrickxz
Mon Jul 13, 2020 12:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Man City Appeal result at 9:30 BST
Replies: 74
Views: 3383

Re: Man City Appeal result at 9:30 BST

You can buy a fair few REoles watched for 10 mil! :(
by Hendrickxz
Mon Jul 06, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bubonic Plague
Replies: 7
Views: 1182

Re: Bubonic Plague

I saw part of a Gordon Ramsay programme a couple of weeks ago on somewhere out Far East. They were eating all sorts of shite and there was a mountain rat/marmot thing alive in a cage on the table in case they fancied it frying up. I turned over. Right put me off me pasta!
by Hendrickxz
Wed Jul 01, 2020 11:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Transfer fees
Replies: 8
Views: 968

Re: Transfer fees

And there's talk today of Everton trying to nick Dwight for £16 million? Well they can bog right off! :(
by Hendrickxz
Tue Jun 23, 2020 5:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Neil Warnock is back
Replies: 43
Views: 3153

Re: Neil Warnock is back

Has Ronnie joined him yet?
by Hendrickxz
Mon Jun 22, 2020 8:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will the Chinese never learn from this mess
Replies: 39
Views: 2266

Re: Will the Chinese never learn from this mess

Watched a Gordon Ramsay out Far East programme the other nightwhere he was dining with some locals. They went for the snake in the end but they had a live mountain rat in a cage on the table to choose from as well as a load of other unspeakable delicate little morsels. Disgusting buggars. They shoul...
by Hendrickxz
Thu Jun 18, 2020 11:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: A Tribute to John Connelly
Replies: 26
Views: 1222

Re: ARTICLE: A Tribute to John Connelly

I can still remember him AT the bar in the Sparrow Hawk, Fence. A really nice guy in "real life". Well suited when he eventually got his World Cup medal.
by Hendrickxz
Tue Jun 16, 2020 9:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Now TV
Replies: 39
Views: 2343

Re: Now TV

They can stuff NowTV right where the sun doesn't shine. I forked out £200 for a "season pass" which ended last week. There hasn't been any l;ive football since March (obviously) so I haven't watched a single thing. But now the season is resuming they haven't extended the so-called "season pass". The...
by Hendrickxz
Tue Jun 16, 2020 9:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Seafood Pub Company
Replies: 22
Views: 2272

Re: Seafood Pub Company

The Fenwick Arms ! It featured on that shouty scotsman programme before Seafood took over. On a serious note ( hindsight is a great thing ) why did they have to buy so many pubs in one area? Effectively competing against themselves A classic of its kind. The blokes kept retrieving stuff that Ramsay...
by Hendrickxz
Sun Jun 07, 2020 9:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: mcdonalds in shipley today
Replies: 43
Views: 2242

Re: mcdonalds in shipley today

"Mediocre" That's doing MacShites a big favour! :(

And what's with this board, has it been transported to Yarkshire overnight. Seems to be an awful lot of people from over yon on here...
by Hendrickxz
Thu Jun 04, 2020 9:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: OT Astronomers/telescopes
Replies: 5
Views: 343

Re: OT Astronomers/telescopes

Sorry for the delay. He's ten.
by Hendrickxz
Tue Jun 02, 2020 9:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: OT Astronomers/telescopes
Replies: 5
Views: 343

OT Astronomers/telescopes

Just wondered if we have any amateur stargazers on here? I want to buy my grandson a telescope but haven't the first clue on where to start. Refractor or reflector, magnification, etc, etc. It seems like a bit of a minefield for the non-expert. Looking to spend £100-150 for a starter scope. I have l...
by Hendrickxz
Thu May 28, 2020 8:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gary Lineker tweet
Replies: 28
Views: 2638

Re: Gary Lineker tweet

I think you might have meant patronising -- which he is surely the personification of! ;)
by Hendrickxz
Thu May 21, 2020 3:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stevenage out of league
Replies: 47
Views: 3177

Re: Stevenage out of league

There won't be many tears shed around Accrington when Stevenage go down. There's "history" between them from the play-offs some years ago. Bit like us and Stockport County (remember them?) :)
by Hendrickxz
Mon May 18, 2020 1:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Palace should stop dreaming during daylight .
Replies: 17
Views: 1615

Re: Palace should stop dreaming during daylight .

Cracking headline on this post! :D
by Hendrickxz
Sun May 17, 2020 8:31 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Eurovision song contest BBC1
Replies: 17
Views: 705

Re: Eurovision song contest BBC1

tiger76 wrote:
Sat May 16, 2020 9:51 pm
Shame i missed it,OH! well :)
Were Fleetwood Mac on?? :o
by Hendrickxz
Wed May 13, 2020 9:12 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Old local sayings
Replies: 131
Views: 3586

Re: Old local sayings

My grandad used to say "Gerrup wooden hill" when it was bedtime. An uncle also used to say "Yon tay's a bit fortneet" when someone gave him a cuppa that was "too weak" :D
by Hendrickxz
Tue May 05, 2020 9:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Aldi
Replies: 159
Views: 5669

Re: Aldi

IanMcL wrote:
Tue May 05, 2020 6:51 am
The wet suits and tools are great on toast!
I always say I am going to look at the shyte aisle while my wife does the shopping. :D
by Hendrickxz
Sun May 03, 2020 11:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sky Sports Soccer pass
Replies: 6
Views: 533

Re: Sky Sports Soccer pass

Hi Rileybobs. It's the Sky arm which flogs shorter term passes for Sky services, but is equally difficult if not more so to deal with,. Their live chat has been shut down virtually since the start of the Corona crisis.
by Hendrickxz
Sun May 03, 2020 11:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sky Sports Soccer pass
Replies: 6
Views: 533

Re: Sky Sports Soccer pass

Sorry, it's actually NOWTV Jeremy (part of Sky as I understand) and they are virtually impossible to contact at the moment.
by Hendrickxz
Sun May 03, 2020 11:31 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sky Sports Soccer pass
Replies: 6
Views: 533

Sky Sports Soccer pass

At the start of the season I forked out £200 for the Sky soccer pass, which gives you all Sky matches plus Sky Sports channels until the end of the season. Since March, of course, there ain't been any football at all and the stuff they have been putting on Sky Sports has been utter ********. I'd gla...
by Hendrickxz
Sun May 03, 2020 11:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Waitrose Quilted Bathroom Tissue Extracts of Cashmere
Replies: 6
Views: 463

Re: Waitrose Quilted Bathroom Tissue Extracts of Cashmere

Good job it's not Extracts of Kashmir -- that'd probably burn your bum :D
by Hendrickxz
Thu Apr 30, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Aware of your own mortality ....
Replies: 38
Views: 1172

Re: Aware of your own mortality ....

I was born in October 1955 and I often wonder about life expectancy in relation to everyone else. I had a friend at school who was superb at physics and it really took me aback when I learnt that he had died, as he and I were from the same year group at Edge End and we were both 18 at the time. In ...
by Hendrickxz
Wed Apr 29, 2020 9:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Worst well known actor?
Replies: 145
Views: 3625

Re: Worst well known actor?

Yon mon who plays Dev in Coronation Street.
by Hendrickxz
Tue Apr 28, 2020 12:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Scams
Replies: 38
Views: 1982

Re: Scams

I went on line to sorn my car while the lockdown is on. A very convincing site took me through the process then asked for £30 to SORN the vehicle. It was only then that I checked the url and realised it wasn't the Government site. There is and has never has been a charge for SORN -- but there might ...
by Hendrickxz
Mon Apr 27, 2020 10:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Are we likely to start training again soon?
Replies: 72
Views: 3277

Re: Are we likely to start training again soon?

I sincerely hope that gobbing all over the place is officially banned and becomes a bookable offence. Disgusting habit in whatever situation, but it assumes even more significance, if that's possible, in the current climate. Totally agree. It should be banned in normal life as well> Filthy frigging...
by Hendrickxz
Wed Apr 22, 2020 3:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: I'm missing
Replies: 26
Views: 1320

Re: I'm missing

You missing Oak Furnitureland as well?
by Hendrickxz
Wed Apr 22, 2020 3:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Has anyone noticed...
Replies: 30
Views: 1935

Re: Has anyone noticed...

Bit like the tennis courts during Wimbledon fortnight and the couple of weeks after! At least that won't be happening this year. Still, even that would be better than bloody vintage snooker replays!! :(
by Hendrickxz
Mon Apr 20, 2020 9:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Widdop Moor fire today
Replies: 15
Views: 1439

Re: Widdop Moor fire today

The number of people who are going up towards Thursden Valley and Coldwell is scary. I’m up every day as a bailiff on Coldwell reservoirs and the number of people is just shocking- dozens every day, no social distancing, arriving in separate cars and greeting each other, wandering onto private land...
by Hendrickxz
Sat Apr 18, 2020 9:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Corona Virus in Mauritius and other Indian Ocean Islands
Replies: 8
Views: 708

Re: Corona Virus in Mauritius and other Indian Ocean Islands

Catching up with Master Chef this week, the last four contestants were taken to Mauritius for a few days cooking. Looks beautiful and the food appears to be a delicious fusion of African/French/Indian. Stay safe Dave. Yep, Mauritius looked fantastic. Just a pity Claire didn't get through :( But the...