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by Chip Harrison
Tue Oct 15, 2019 10:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England tonight
Replies: 168
Views: 4730

Re: England tonight

Didn’t see much of the first half, but Mr Winks isn’t doing very well so far in the second half. You must have watched a different game. He is what we have lacked, a player linking midfield, defence and the front three. Able to turn and move with the ball, intelligent passing and also hard as nails...
by Chip Harrison
Tue Oct 08, 2019 1:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 19075
Views: 351041

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

My plan is a deal. But BJ needs a majority or the DUP, so playing tough will get him that majority, leading to him negotiating a compromise the DUP are not fully comfortable with. That is where I suspect we will end, but there has to be a point where we walk away from stupid posturing (which is whe...
by Chip Harrison
Tue Oct 01, 2019 3:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 19075
Views: 351041

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

This seems to be the article in the Times: "The prime minister will publish a legal text spelling out his proposed alternative to the Irish backstop within days as negotiations with Brussels enter a crucial period. He has privately made clear that an agreement should include a commitment from ...
by Chip Harrison
Tue Sep 24, 2019 12:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Parliament suspension illegal..
Replies: 207
Views: 4997

Re: Parliament suspension illegal..

FCBurnley wrote:Wasnt it Her Majesty who ordered the closure after a request fro Bojo

Unbelievable. Do you know nothing about what happened? She can't refuse!!!!!!
by Chip Harrison
Tue Sep 24, 2019 11:35 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Thomas Cook to collapse imminently?
Replies: 232
Views: 6627

Re: Thomas Cook to collapse imminently?

What was so wrong with TCs business model that it went belly up. As far as I can see TUI run the same model. Are they at risk? How can you say TUIs model is the same? TC have been in trouble for 8 or 9 years. They have had bail outs and changed CEOs on a regular basis. Amazing how people become exp...
by Chip Harrison
Tue Sep 24, 2019 11:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Parliament suspension illegal..
Replies: 207
Views: 4997

Re: Parliament suspension illegal..

Right_winger wrote:We are going to get extreme politics from both sides now.

On a whole parliament and the executive have Been disgusting throughout the whole Brexit saga.

Why, because you aren't going to get a no deal Brexit?

MPs are actually protecting democracy.
by Chip Harrison
Tue Sep 17, 2019 1:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Defour joins Antwerp
Replies: 125
Views: 13081

Re: ARTICLE: Defour joins Antwerp

Well I have some memories which will stay with me for the rest of my life, so I thank him and wish him the very best for him and his family. I hope he returns to say hello one day. This is so far over the top it is untrue. He will never think of us again. His girlfriend rescued him from being pillo...
by Chip Harrison
Thu Sep 12, 2019 12:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The French law is an ass..
Replies: 23
Views: 2024

Re: The French law is an ass..

The BBC are the ones saying the Company is liable. It looks to me that the Company were trying to avoid paying the life insurance policy that most British companies provide to all employees. There used to be a common misapprehension that work life insurance was only paid if you died at work. Of cour...
by Chip Harrison
Thu Sep 12, 2019 12:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Book recommendations
Replies: 51
Views: 1906

Re: Book recommendations

dougcollins wrote:I've got 180 books on my kindle and the majority are sci-fi. It's a difficult genre to come up with a really good original book, I reckon 75% I wouldn't read again.

I've read most on your list aggi.

So you read a genre that you don't seem to like? Why not try something else, you might be surprised.
by Chip Harrison
Mon Sep 02, 2019 11:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Defour may leave before European deadline
Replies: 208
Views: 8426

Re: Defour may leave before European deadline

Like other posters, I don't get the adulation heaped on Defour. However, football is all about opinions.
by Chip Harrison
Mon Sep 02, 2019 10:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ok boys own up...
Replies: 14
Views: 2501

Re: Ok boys own up...

remember when Ray Deakin used to drive our team bus....
by Chip Harrison
Mon Sep 02, 2019 10:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Have Burnley fans ever greeted a new signing?
Replies: 25
Views: 1796

Re: Have Burnley fans ever greeted a new signing?

Chris Waddle. The cameras were there and fans were sat in the room when he arrived.
by Chip Harrison
Tue Aug 27, 2019 2:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 19075
Views: 351041

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Speaking for myself, I wouldn't be happy. Sorting the backstop has always been secondary to me compared to sticking to those red lines. It would also leave Johnson exposed to Farage, who definitely wouldnt like it. It's hard to guess which way Johnson will go, the rhetoric is ok, but that doesn't m...
by Chip Harrison
Tue Aug 27, 2019 1:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 19075
Views: 351041

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Looks like the no deal exit is going to be stopped.....BBC News just now Opposition MPs say they have agreed to try to block a no-deal Brexit by passing legislation in Parliament. A meeting between those opposed to no deal was called by Jeremy Corbyn. A joint statement afterwards did not detail how ...
by Chip Harrison
Tue Aug 20, 2019 4:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 19075
Views: 351041

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

My ideology is this. The democratically expressed wishes of The People must be implemented. Call me old fashioned............ Call me old fashioned, but 17 million people voted to remain in the 1975 EU referendum That was 67% of the electorate. What happened to democracy on this occasion? The peopl...
by Chip Harrison
Tue Aug 20, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Luxury Watches
Replies: 59
Views: 3377

Re: Luxury Watches

The idea that high end watches are a serious investment is an idea mainly promoted by the makers of high end watches. There's that many good quality fakes around that you'll struggle to impress high end minge with one anyway. Your response of high end minge and your Maid post from yesterday makes m...
by Chip Harrison
Thu Aug 15, 2019 2:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Little gripes
Replies: 51
Views: 2651

Re: Little gripes

Goalkeepers time wasting.

Goalkeepers holding the ball for way past 6 seconds and never getting penalised.

Goalkeepers punching shots they should catch.

Goalkeepers whinging when they get challenged in the air.

Err....goalkeepers.
by Chip Harrison
Thu Aug 15, 2019 1:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 19075
Views: 351041

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

BennyD wrote:All this would go so much easier if all the MPs that voted remain were excluded from sorting out how we leave.

So leave voters wanted out to get our democracy back and you want to take it away?

What you seem to be advocating is a dictatorship.
by Chip Harrison
Thu Aug 15, 2019 11:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Woodstock 1969, fifty years ago today
Replies: 36
Views: 1777

Re: Woodstock 1969, fifty years ago today

He's at a meeting now!
by Chip Harrison
Thu Aug 15, 2019 11:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Woodstock 1969, fifty years ago today
Replies: 36
Views: 1777

Re: Woodstock 1969, fifty years ago today

mikeS wrote:Yes it was true. Otherwise I wouldn't have written it.

I went with my wife and we sat together, as did every other couple or group. There wasn't any segregation at the screening we watched. Didn't mean to sound sharp incidentally, my boss was walking towards me so I just sent it.
by Chip Harrison
Thu Aug 15, 2019 10:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Woodstock 1969, fifty years ago today
Replies: 36
Views: 1777

Re: Woodstock 1969, fifty years ago today

Ritchie Havens, Hendrix and the Who with Daltrey wearing the fringed jackets stood out for me. When the film came out (1970?) I remember queuing for it in Burnley and the management were a bit worried that the film would spark off nudity, peace, love and drug taking and so they split the audience i...
by Chip Harrison
Thu Aug 15, 2019 10:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Venky's support for t'Roverrrs ...
Replies: 54
Views: 4067

Re: Venky's support for t'Roverrrs ...

It's getting harder each year, look at the likes of Derby, Leeds etc. Yeah we were fortunate with the first promotion under Dyche, everything just went our way, but Rovers look miles off that right now. If we were lucky, and everything went our way, how do you describe our 2nd promotion when we won...
by Chip Harrison
Tue Aug 06, 2019 12:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: League prediction's
Replies: 20
Views: 1320

Re: League prediction's

theroyaldyche wrote:The 3 who came up will be the 3 goin down

This has only happened once in the PL era.
by Chip Harrison
Tue Aug 06, 2019 12:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 478874

Re: DAEL FRY

Foreverly Claret wrote:BBC saying we've had an £8m bid for him turned down by 'Boro .What do we know about him ?

Unbelievable!
by Chip Harrison
Thu Jul 18, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Season Tickets on there way
Replies: 185
Views: 12080

Re: Season Tickets on there way

My Sky TV and BT Sport season tickets will do fine thanks. Watching our hoofball is bad enough on the tele never mind actually being in the ground watching people aplaud Ben Mee's 90 yard pass and Chris Wood chasing it like a turtle. You don't give up do you? I'm not sure you support Burnley, or yo...
by Chip Harrison
Thu Jul 18, 2019 12:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Season Tickets on there way
Replies: 185
Views: 12080

Re: Season Tickets on there way

How many replies are you hoping for? you could get 15000!
by Chip Harrison
Tue Jun 11, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: All time classic LP's
Replies: 119
Views: 4890

Re: All time classic LP's

I'm amazed there are no soul albums other than Whats Going On and Chartbusters 3. Where's Otis Blue, Aretha, Ben E King, James Brown and almost unbelievable, not one of Stevie Wonder's albums are included. Earth Wind and Fire, Luther Vandross, Sam Cooke, Michael Jackson...bit surprised to say the le...
by Chip Harrison
Tue Jun 04, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 19075
Views: 351041

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Yep, looks like it's only 20 days. Just goes to show I shouldn't believe politicians (and my HR dept!). There are quite a few other EU regulations that the US doesn't have (e.g. no legal requirements for breaks, no requirements for night shift workers). In itself that isn't important, it's unlikely...
by Chip Harrison
Tue May 21, 2019 12:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tommy Robinson Tuesday
Replies: 836
Views: 37402

Re: Tommy Robinson Tuesday

Little Tomeh makes Nick Griffin look like Churchill . At least Griffin knew if you had any ambition whatsoever to make even tiny inroads into mainstream politics you don’t hold marches / boozed up demos and constantly attempt to antagonise . Ultimately NG was stitched up by the establishment as Tom...
by Chip Harrison
Tue May 14, 2019 12:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jeremy Kyle
Replies: 55
Views: 3329

Re: Jeremy Kyle

FactualFrank wrote:It's been taken off air to allow the Tooth Fairy to get back on her feet.

I just spat my drink out at that!!!
by Chip Harrison
Tue May 14, 2019 8:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is staying in the Prem the be all and end all?
Replies: 75
Views: 3393

Re: Is staying in the Prem the be all and end all?

Much as i have to accept that the PL is where it's at I can't help but think that my happiest days following BFC have been our successes at lower levels. Our resurgence under Jimmy Mullen and Stan Ternent will live long in my memory,. But you are only remembering the good days. There were many, man...
by Chip Harrison
Thu May 09, 2019 4:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Secret Footballer
Replies: 8
Views: 875

Re: The Secret Footballer

How many posts have we had on this!!!!!
by Chip Harrison
Thu May 09, 2019 8:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ball boys
Replies: 22
Views: 1969

Re: Ball boys

Liverpool instructed their ball boys to speed up and get the ball back into a players arms asap. Look how it worked out for them with the 4th goal.
Ours look at the ball as if its nothing to do with them. Get some urgency into them!
by Chip Harrison
Tue Apr 16, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Best Places to Live in the UK..
Replies: 56
Views: 3036

Re: The Best Places to Live in the UK..

I live in Rochdale. I think Burnley is posh.
by Chip Harrison
Tue Apr 09, 2019 2:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: the little pocket in jeans
Replies: 54
Views: 2908

Re: the little pocket in jeans

They were to hold stamps.
by Chip Harrison
Tue Mar 05, 2019 2:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gibson
Replies: 28
Views: 2904

Re: Gibson

On current form who would buy Tarky?
by Chip Harrison
Thu Feb 28, 2019 1:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Lead Up to Goals Conceded
Replies: 25
Views: 1869

Re: The Lead Up to Goals Conceded

Taffy on the wing wrote:Before the Rose throw-in / Kane goal on Saturday, i had no idea you couldn't be offside from a throw-in!

That sums up some posters on here up, (not you TOTW), they wax lyrical about the game and don't even know the rules.
by Chip Harrison
Tue Feb 26, 2019 3:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: St Augustine’s RC School
Replies: 28
Views: 1580

Re: St Augustine’s RC School

Not without foundation, you would have to acknowledge, surely? The thread is about this particular, well managed school, not about peadophiles that prey on scout and guides movements, choirs, football teams, churches, swimming pools, young impressionable girls and any area where children gather. I ...
by Chip Harrison
Tue Feb 26, 2019 9:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: St Augustine’s RC School
Replies: 28
Views: 1580

Re: St Augustine’s RC School

Lord Beamish wrote:What could possibly go wrong with putting your children into the pastoral and educational machinery of the Catholic Church?

What a ridiculous post.
by Chip Harrison
Thu Feb 14, 2019 2:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Declan Rice - National team change
Replies: 49
Views: 2990

Re: Declan Rice - National team change

I had totally forgotten about that - it's up there with Le Tournoi edit - and the Nations Cup. Remember that? It was abysmal. Ireland won it. Look at the teams that played in the Nations League and went out. We beat Spain and Croatia, Belgium, Italy, Germany and France are all out, and Portugal, Sw...
by Chip Harrison
Thu Feb 14, 2019 12:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ministry of Ale up for auction?
Replies: 48
Views: 3862

Re: Ministry of Ale up for auction?

jrgbfc wrote:Would be a real shame if the Talbot went. Only pub in the town centre still worth bothering with on a weekend.

Its only busy on match days. another doomed pub.
by Chip Harrison
Wed Feb 13, 2019 8:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gordon Banks
Replies: 57
Views: 2197

Re: Gordon Banks

cricketfieldclarets wrote:Aye. Bobby was fluent in Portugese :D

You know you often post some good, relevant comments.

But when you post things like this you just come across as one of the many trolls on here.
by Chip Harrison
Tue Feb 12, 2019 10:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gordon Banks
Replies: 57
Views: 2197

Re: Gordon Banks

Funkydrummer wrote:RIP Gordon and thanks for the fabulous memories.

In case you haven't seen that save :-

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HNLam4RAbg8

Bobby Moore said Pele shouted goal when he headed it.
by Chip Harrison
Tue Feb 12, 2019 10:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Supply Chains after No Deal
Replies: 57
Views: 2525

Re: Supply Chains after No Deal

basil6345789 wrote:Will I still be able to get my dates from Tunisia delivered the next day if I order before 3.00pm the day before?
This is very important to me.

How long has Tunisia been in the EU?
by Chip Harrison
Thu Feb 07, 2019 4:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The weather
Replies: 25
Views: 2323

Re: The weather

FFS!!!!
by Chip Harrison
Thu Feb 07, 2019 4:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football365 - The worst PL XI of the season so far.
Replies: 24
Views: 2016

Re: Football365 - The worst PL XI of the season so far.

Leisure wrote:Wood is in the team. Discuss.

The worst word in any post...discuss.

No!
by Chip Harrison
Thu Feb 07, 2019 12:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Goal Music
Replies: 32
Views: 1886

Re: Goal Music

Surely it’s time to consider bringing it back. It was embarrassing when Barnes scored the penalty on Saturday. I get that a lot of supporters had left the stadium but overall the celebrations seemed mild on the stream that I was watching. Let’s get the goal music back and get the atmosphere back!! ...
by Chip Harrison
Tue Jan 29, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Following on from the Millwall v Everton thread
Replies: 30
Views: 1911

Re: Following on from the Millwall v Everton thread

Is that it? A few tame punch ups in the 80s and 90s? Villa home and away 72, Wednesday away 72, Oldham away in the cup 74. United and Liverpool at home 73 and 74. Boro away, Sunderland away. Plus, Blackpool home and away, Chelsea, Arsenal, Stoke away, Lincoln away, the list goes on and on. They were...
by Chip Harrison
Tue Jan 29, 2019 11:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: I just wrote a
Replies: 12
Views: 1659

Re: I just wrote a

So most people on here know the CA is a drug user, but he manages to pass the club and FA drugs tests?

I love this message board!

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