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by Quickenthetempo
Sun Apr 05, 2020 5:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Carpet Advice
Replies: 19
Views: 543

Re: Carpet Advice

They sell 5m wide carpets
by Quickenthetempo
Sun Apr 05, 2020 9:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Night George Foreman fought five men
Replies: 4
Views: 610

Re: The Night George Foreman fought five men

That's nowt.

Ringo has to fight off 10 a day on here.
by Quickenthetempo
Sun Apr 05, 2020 7:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool FC
Replies: 23
Views: 1506

Re: Liverpool FC

So Norwich doing it isn't as bad? Norwich don't seem to have money, have they paid a transfer fee since coming up? Newcastle are run by Mike Ashley so it's kind of expected. Spurs are getting plenty of stick. Liverpool are on the top of world football now and getting funded off the Tories. 80% of t...
by Quickenthetempo
Sun Apr 05, 2020 7:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wan-Bissaka vs McNeil With Rio Ferdinand
Replies: 52
Views: 2153

Re: Wan-Bissaka vs McNeil With Rio Ferdinand

I watched it with my lad.

Too much Man United theme for me.

Shows the worlds apart lifestyle though. AWB was showing off his steam room and gym whilst Dwight had just moved back home and was sharing a bedroom with his brother.
by Quickenthetempo
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:40 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Queens Park Burnley 1972-72
Replies: 45
Views: 3606

Re: Queens Park Burnley 1972-72

Just seen on FB that Dennis Orr has sadly passed away.

Great character.

Rest in peace.
by Quickenthetempo
Thu Apr 02, 2020 9:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Coronavirus and the response
Replies: 92
Views: 2331

Re: Coronavirus and the response

Taffy on the wing wrote:
Thu Apr 02, 2020 9:09 pm
The difference is Germany funds it's healthcare system properly.
Tell me more. I'm listening.

How?
by Quickenthetempo
Thu Apr 02, 2020 4:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Coronavirus and the response
Replies: 92
Views: 2331

Re: Coronavirus and the response

Compare the UK and US death rates to Germany's......they have a well funded health system & they prepared in advance, set up testing sites, trained staff in how to deal with a Pandemic etc etc....Oh and PPE for Hospital staff. All done without the Draconian lockdown which became necessary in the UK...
by Quickenthetempo
Thu Apr 02, 2020 12:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Coronavirus and the response
Replies: 92
Views: 2331

Re: Coronavirus and the response

But I think that’s one of the failings. The fairly mild messages coming from ‘government spokespeople’ didn’t emphasise the seriousness of the situation soon enough. I don't know if we're equipped to deal with strong warnings straight away. The police don't have the powers of other nations to keep ...
by Quickenthetempo
Thu Apr 02, 2020 11:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Coronavirus and the response
Replies: 92
Views: 2331

Re: Coronavirus and the response

The lack of testing is a real worry of mine. A third of the team in I work in are off isolating either because they, or relatives have symptoms. One colleague is off with what sounds like covid. Her husband is a surgeon. Both of them are vital to fight this virus. Both of them are unable to be test...
by Quickenthetempo
Thu Apr 02, 2020 11:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Coronavirus and the response
Replies: 92
Views: 2331

Re: Coronavirus and the response

Personally I feel that the encouragement to work from home where possible could have been stronger, earlier. My office could have started working from home a week or so earlier and, judging by how busy people told me the tube and bus was, a lot of others could have done the same. The PPE is a diffi...
by Quickenthetempo
Thu Apr 02, 2020 10:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Coronavirus and the response
Replies: 92
Views: 2331

Re: Coronavirus and the response

evensteadiereddie wrote:
Thu Apr 02, 2020 9:45 am
I would imagine the managers were too busy trying to juggle insufficient resources to even consider how the hell they could buy PPE.
You could say that about 99% of organisations and managers saying they need more money.
by Quickenthetempo
Thu Apr 02, 2020 9:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Coronavirus and the response
Replies: 92
Views: 2331

Re: Coronavirus and the response

Yes all those things. If we would have not had the templates from other countries in front of us I agree that it would have been very difficult / impossible. But we did and it’s very clear now that we should have made decisions sooner and quicker in all the things you mentioned ....and of course th...
by Quickenthetempo
Thu Apr 02, 2020 9:22 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Coronavirus and the response
Replies: 92
Views: 2331

Re: Coronavirus and the response

I'm genuinely interested to hear peoples views on what the government should of done sooner? Would the country have gone into lock down a month earlier with no reported cases? I don't think they would considering the likes of window cleaners and other non essential jobs are still working (money need...
by Quickenthetempo
Thu Apr 02, 2020 8:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: THE SYSTEM IS MAD !!!
Replies: 39
Views: 1968

Re: THE SYSTEM IS MAD !!!

JakubClaret- Irrespective of if you think finishing the course is beneficial to you. How long do you think they last for you to stockpile?

A quick google suggests a year after being prescribed.

I'm sure you could just get another dose prescribed if needed?
by Quickenthetempo
Wed Apr 01, 2020 10:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sunderland Til I Die
Replies: 53
Views: 2238

Re: Sunderland Til I Die

A few decent bits to watch but not as good as the first series.
by Quickenthetempo
Wed Apr 01, 2020 8:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ordering Garden Plants
Replies: 5
Views: 642

Re: Ordering Garden Plants

Huntroyde nurseries will deliver any plants or products they sell at the garden centre. Most people will know Pete Shirky from selling badges outside the Turf or his stall on the market. During the Corona virus crisis the Garden Centre is closed, however if your require an order you can ring Peter o...
by Quickenthetempo
Wed Apr 01, 2020 10:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Xpert11 - Clarets Championship - Recruiting for Season 55
Replies: 7
Views: 112

Re: Xpert11 - Clarets Championship - Recruiting for Season 55

FactualFrank wrote:
Wed Apr 01, 2020 10:14 am
How long does a season take?
13 weeks -26 games

Generally 3 seasons a year with a couple of weeks pre season.
by Quickenthetempo
Wed Apr 01, 2020 10:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley 4-3 Millwall
Replies: 24
Views: 1710

Re: Burnley 4-3 Millwall

Only recall a tiny Millwall following that day , think it was day they smashed a few seats up in CFS ( v close to centre entrance/exit) and had a row with a few old Bill inside the ground . Pretty sure only a few minibuses and a coach though. Pretty sure it was the only time Millwall have brought q...
by Quickenthetempo
Wed Apr 01, 2020 12:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley 4-3 Millwall
Replies: 24
Views: 1710

Re: Burnley 4-3 Millwall

I wasn't on the game. I was in a pub in Padiham where a few older Millwall fans were drinking before the game. They said they always got to the ground 5 minutes late to avoid any trouble. Every ground they went to home fans would look to pick on any Millwall easy targets for revenge of past troubles...
by Quickenthetempo
Tue Mar 31, 2020 12:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets in the black
Replies: 116
Views: 5007

Re: Clarets in the black

Reading the Price of football twitter thread posted further up, he reckons each club will lose 40m in the premier league if we don't finish the season.
by Quickenthetempo
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Xpert11 - Clarets Championship - Recruiting for Season 55
Replies: 7
Views: 112

Re: Xpert11 - Clarets Championship - Recruiting for Season 55

I remember playing this a few years ago when it was covered on the old Clarets Mad. But those who are in their 55th season, surely can't be caught by newbies? Or did they change how the game worked? I remember when it was virtually impossibly to catch other teams up, as a certain amount of training...
by Quickenthetempo
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets in the black
Replies: 116
Views: 5007

Re: Clarets in the black

deanothedino wrote:
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:18 am
It shows.

The year before we made a profit of £36m and that is in the bank. This last year we made a profit of £4m and that's now also in the bank for a total of £40m in the bank.
That's brilliant news then.

I should look at things more closely.
by Quickenthetempo
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets in the black
Replies: 116
Views: 5007

Re: Clarets in the black

deanothedino wrote:
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:03 am
:lol: :lol:

Impressive accounting to post a profit and also spend £31m more than your income.
I hope I have made a pigs ear of it and we have got over 40m in the bank.
by Quickenthetempo
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets in the black
Replies: 116
Views: 5007

Re: Clarets in the black

Edited
by Quickenthetempo
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets in the black
Replies: 116
Views: 5007

Re: Clarets in the black

You look at the accounts and then see people on here demanding we loosen the purse strings and go out and spend. The minute we do that then we are running at losses. We can only make profits when we sell players. I think it is common knowledge that the wages are structured like that with bonus paym...
by Quickenthetempo
Tue Mar 31, 2020 9:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets in the black
Replies: 116
Views: 5007

Re: Clarets in the black

It was Dyche in interview that stated the wage bill was only 59m and the rest bonuses straight after it came out.

Edited to not spread wrong information
by Quickenthetempo
Mon Mar 30, 2020 10:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick/Brady
Replies: 53
Views: 3090

Re: Hendrick/Brady

I'd give Bardsley another season if he wanted one. I'd try to keep Hendrick, i rate him. The other three are costing more than they are worth in contribution, but we'd still need to spend subtantially to replace them adequately. One of the right backs need to go and the one that stays should be bac...
by Quickenthetempo
Mon Mar 30, 2020 4:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick/Brady
Replies: 53
Views: 3090

Re: Hendrick/Brady

Presumably he means release early.. Otherwise the point makes even less sense. Two players gone, one needs replacing. Surely costs more than keeping them both? No? Why would I mean release early? Robbie Brady Midfielder 14/01/1992 6+9 1 2020+ Jeff Hendrick Midfielder 31/01/1992 24+3 3 2020 Joe Hart...
by Quickenthetempo
Mon Mar 30, 2020 1:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick/Brady
Replies: 53
Views: 3090

Re: Hendrick/Brady

Any player out of contract should be released in my opinion.
Get the wages off the books and we could be in a very strong position when the storm has blown over.
by Quickenthetempo
Mon Mar 30, 2020 11:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Figure of speech picture quiz
Replies: 56
Views: 664

Figure of speech picture quiz

https://scontent-lhr8-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/91395464_10158505748977708_4065650943297847296_n.jpg?_nc_cat=102&_nc_sid=ca434c&_nc_ohc=NqpFgopwaj4AX-tCTAs&_nc_ht=scontent-lhr8-1.xx&oh=ba47d96b3b7e81d507528fc6cd4425b4&oe=5EA80DB4 I posted before checking the answers. I will give correct answers in ab...
by Quickenthetempo
Sun Mar 29, 2020 6:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Alphabet team name game
Replies: 23
Views: 472

Re: Alphabet team name game

wilks_bfc wrote:
Sun Mar 29, 2020 6:02 pm
Juventus
I haven't seen them play live.
by Quickenthetempo
Sun Mar 29, 2020 5:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Alphabet team name game
Replies: 23
Views: 472

Alphabet team name game

Has anybody seen the full alphabet of football teams live? Can be any standard. A- Aberdeen B- Burnley C- Chelsea D- Darlington E- Everton F- Fulham G- Gillingham H- Hull City I- Ipswich Town J ? K- Keighley Shamrocks L- Leeds M- Middlesbrough N- Notts County O- Olympiakos P- Padiham Q- QPR R- Readi...
by Quickenthetempo
Sat Mar 28, 2020 12:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Post one football picture
Replies: 46
Views: 2576

Re: Post one football picture

Image
by Quickenthetempo
Fri Mar 27, 2020 11:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ozark
Replies: 4
Views: 831

Re: Ozark

Enty1974 wrote:
Fri Mar 27, 2020 10:54 pm
S03 is brilliant
Have they released the full series or one episode a week?
by Quickenthetempo
Fri Mar 27, 2020 10:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rovers players
Replies: 34
Views: 2149

Re: Rovers players

Paul Weller didn't seem to last long here after refusing a wage cut after the ITV digital collapse.
by Quickenthetempo
Thu Mar 26, 2020 4:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who is still working?
Replies: 70
Views: 2339

Re: Who is still working?

Worth saying that by working you aren't particularly taking more of a risk than anyone else. We're all going to get it at some point, believing you're going to avoid it altogether by staying off for 3 weeks is a fantasy. You're helping to 'flatten the curve' in this initial wave and that's to be re...
by Quickenthetempo
Thu Mar 26, 2020 3:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another new pub under the culvert?
Replies: 13
Views: 1067

Re: Another new pub under the culvert?

Is it not Tex opening it after selling the Vintage Claret?
by Quickenthetempo
Thu Mar 26, 2020 12:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who is still working?
Replies: 70
Views: 2339

Re: Who is still working?

Darthlaw wrote:
Thu Mar 26, 2020 11:58 am
My mistake. I assumed you'd read the first sentence in my post, when trying to score points.
Not trying to score points at all, I was just surprised you value jobs more than a deadly virus.
by Quickenthetempo
Thu Mar 26, 2020 11:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC a community club my ar$e
Replies: 43
Views: 3020

Re: BFC a community club my ar$e

In fairness to the OP, there was a few people on social media complaining about the club not paying staff who I presume worked there.
by Quickenthetempo
Thu Mar 26, 2020 10:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC a community club my ar$e
Replies: 43
Views: 3020

Re: BFC a community club my ar$e

Sean Dyche's Watch wrote:
Thu Mar 26, 2020 10:19 am
Today's article covers matchday and non-matchday casual staff, but nothing about non-casual staff?
Do you mean contracted staff?

Superb from the club by the way.
by Quickenthetempo
Thu Mar 26, 2020 10:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who is still working?
Replies: 70
Views: 2339

Re: Who is still working?

We've already taken steps to minimise any risk to their health by taking non essential staff out and ensuring social distancing in the workplace. It's already a food safe business, so we're used to working under sterile conditions, Im not sure what more protection a company can offer. As for replac...
by Quickenthetempo
Thu Mar 26, 2020 9:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who is still working?
Replies: 70
Views: 2339

Re: Who is still working?

Currently working from home as I work in a office role for a manufacturing firm, who make food packaging. We're trying to mitigate the risk of transmission to the manufacturing floor by sending to work from home who don't need to be there. As the manufacturing staff have seen this as everyone else ...
by Quickenthetempo
Thu Mar 26, 2020 8:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Plymouth 1994 play-off semi first leg
Replies: 55
Views: 2265

Re: Burnley v Plymouth 1994 play-off semi first leg

I think Plymouth away was the match I thought most impossible to win out of any Burnley game. We were shocking away at the time but great at home and a 0-0 against 10 men in the home leg was chance blown. I gave us zero chance of progressing. I can still hear them Plymouth fans chanting 'We only nee...
by Quickenthetempo
Wed Mar 25, 2020 10:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Plymouth 1994 play-off semi first leg
Replies: 55
Views: 2265

Re: Burnley v Plymouth 1994 play-off semi first leg

The link takes you to Spurs Vs Burnley 1-4
by Quickenthetempo
Wed Mar 25, 2020 4:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fuel ... price disparities
Replies: 27
Views: 1203

Re: Fuel ... price disparities

The Euro garage next to Blackburn hospital was 1.24 for Diesel this morning. About 5p a litre dearer than others.
by Quickenthetempo
Wed Mar 25, 2020 3:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Season ticket early bird date to be extended
Replies: 79
Views: 2478

Re: Season ticket early bird date to be extended

I have had to contact the ticket office via email to arrange for my mate to relinquish his seat for next season and for it to be transferred to my partner before 31st March. They have been bloody fantastic - very helpful, very prompt and extremely accommodating. A few exchange of emails, one 'phone...
by Quickenthetempo
Tue Mar 24, 2020 8:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Season ticket early bird date to be extended
Replies: 79
Views: 2478

Re: Season ticket early bird date to be extended

It’s not that simple the way you describe it as it’s not just a matter of re-instating it at your end. Burnley need to make a claim on your bank. If you cancel it and they don’t claim on your bank at a later date it can’t be paid just because you have told your Bank....if it was a standing order yo...
by Quickenthetempo
Tue Mar 24, 2020 10:31 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Birchall Foods - we can help out!!
Replies: 2
Views: 420

Re: Birchall Foods - we can help out!!

Apologies if this has been posted already? Don’t know if you knew but my work has opened sales to the public. We have a fully stocked warehouse in Burnley offering a one stop shop of goods, including fresh meat, fruit and vegetables, retail sized tinned products, milk, bread, cheeses, frozen chips ...
by Quickenthetempo
Sun Mar 22, 2020 7:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Morrisons
Replies: 42
Views: 2578

Re: Morrisons

You'd think most would heed the advice of cleaning hands as soon as you've finished in the supermarket, which should reduce some of the risk. There's too many cases after everyone has been told to wash hands regular to think it's a huge success. I wore gloves but nobody knows how quick it can sprea...