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by tiger76
Sun Apr 05, 2020 11:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Now Walkers at it...
Replies: 58
Views: 2090

Re: Now Walkers at it...

Said she'd go and she has, just need Sturgeon to go now. Sturgeon will survive,but she's been damaged by this scandal,and more so by her handling of this affair,she should have taken tougher action and shown the CMO the door,not waited for her to walk. What baffles me is Calderwood's claim it was a...
by tiger76
Sun Apr 05, 2020 9:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Nest (BBC 1) 9PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1331

Re: The Nest (BBC 1) 9PM

Bump,episode 3 starting in a minute.
by tiger76
Sun Apr 05, 2020 8:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Queen
Replies: 55
Views: 1604

Re: The Queen

She spoke well offered hope and recalled other national emergencies we have overcome I am no royalist but respect wisdom and kindness wherever it's from or whosoever says it. Telling that she referred to her wartime experience,and she finished with a Vera Lynn song,naturally We'll Meet Again. I hop...
by tiger76
Sun Apr 05, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Labour Leadership Election
Replies: 103
Views: 2340

Re: Labour Leadership Election

Away from the bickering the shadow cabinet's been announced. Labour leadership hopeful Lisa Nandy has been appointed shadow foreign secretary in Keir Starmer's new shadow cabinet. Other appointments include Anneliese Dodds as shadow chancellor and Nick Thomas-Symonds as shadow home secretary. Rachel...
by tiger76
Sun Apr 05, 2020 6:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Positive Corona News
Replies: 136
Views: 8156

Re: Positive Corona News

Irish PM Leo Varadkar returns to practicing medicine Taoiseach Leo Varadkar was re-elected in February this year Irish Taoiseach Leo Varadkar rejoined the medical register in March and will work one shift a week, the Irish Times reports. Mr Varadkar practiced as a doctor for seven years before enter...
by tiger76
Sun Apr 05, 2020 6:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Positive Corona News
Replies: 136
Views: 8156

Re: Positive Corona News

More good news from Italy,they genuinely appear to be making progress now. BREAKING Italy daily deaths lowest in two weeks There has been some positive news coming from Italy, which has reported more deaths from Covid-19 than any country. In Sunday's briefing, the head of Italy's Civil Protection sa...
by tiger76
Sun Apr 05, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Now Walkers at it...
Replies: 58
Views: 2090

Re: Now Walkers at it...

The Chief Medical Officer for Scotland needs to stand down. No credibility left whatsoever. Totally agree how can you take her seriously now.She's flouted the rules twice for heaven's sake. It looks like she's getting pushed into the background,but she'll retain her job,and no doubt her large tax-p...
by tiger76
Sun Apr 05, 2020 5:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gordon Taylor
Replies: 35
Views: 1823

Re: Gordon Taylor

Absolutely hilarious - prostitute takes the moral high ground about staying at home, when she was the one going out. And people lap this crap up They are both in the wrong,however i suppose the prostitute could argue she was working,still stupid though,and then Walker takes to social media preachin...
by tiger76
Sun Apr 05, 2020 3:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 6121
Views: 112364

Re: Covid-19

619 UK deaths today, sadly. Still likely to disappoint those getting either party political or general doom-mongering kicks out of the toll. There's always tomorrow for them. It's less than yesterday's figures,that's the good news,however there could be a delay,as there was last weekend,and the num...
by tiger76
Sat Apr 04, 2020 11:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 6121
Views: 112364

Re: Covid-19

You know that & I know that, you only have to look at the thread with people torching 5G masts, we aren’t exactly blessed with a nation of Einstein’s, push to come shove some neat scotch from a hip flask would kill the little b*gg*rs if need be. Your point is supported by some people still ignoring...
by tiger76
Sat Apr 04, 2020 9:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Labour Leadership Election
Replies: 103
Views: 2340

Re: Labour Leadership Election

Why would you put Jess Phillips in that list / category? She's just not up to the task in my view,and she's too hot-headed for a shadow cabinet role,she has done plenty of good work as a backbench MP,notably on domestic violence,but being a minister or indeed a shadow minister is a whole different ...
by tiger76
Sat Apr 04, 2020 8:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 6121
Views: 112364

Re: Covid-19

Yep 100% agree. There is a hypothesis that you let out the young and fit. I honestly think we should watch Sweden, that could lead us to a direction out of this. Sweden appear to be going down the lockdown route now. The government wants more power - demands to bypass parliament during the corona c...
by tiger76
Sat Apr 04, 2020 7:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Positive Corona News
Replies: 136
Views: 8156

Re: Positive Corona News

Touch wood this is Italy emerging from the worst of their outbreak,certainly good signs,allied to the slowing in new cases. First drop in Italy's intensive care patients The number of patients in intensive care because of coronavirus in Italy has dropped for the first time, says the head of the coun...
by tiger76
Sat Apr 04, 2020 7:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Labour Leadership Election
Replies: 103
Views: 2340

Re: Labour Leadership Election

I think Starmer will do a decent job. And I hope he appoints Nandy as a key member of his shadow cabinet. Long Bailey will unfortunately be part of it - she's big buddies with the deputy leader. There should now be a credible opposition which can only be a good thing. There's a brief guide to the r...
by tiger76
Sat Apr 04, 2020 7:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 6121
Views: 112364

Re: Covid-19

Getting out of lockdown is the bit I cannot get my head around. Here’s why, usual protagonists will here to say it’s not so, and I have it all wrong. So some experts say for every death there’s a 1000 people infected out there. A death rate of 0.1% , which I find questionable. That gives us 4.1 mil...
by tiger76
Sat Apr 04, 2020 7:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ROUND 3 ***SPOT THE BALL*** - End of Season Competition
Replies: 37
Views: 314

Re: ROUND 3 ***SPOT THE BALL*** - End of Season Competition

1) F10
2) E4
3) E9
4) D9
5) F11
by tiger76
Sat Apr 04, 2020 6:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 6121
Views: 112364

Re: Covid-19

Daily briefing was somewhat downbeat,what's clear is there's no quick fix coming. UK briefing: Signs of hope but long road ahead Rachel Schraer Health Reporter NHS England medical director Stephen Powis talked of “reasons to be hopeful”. He pointed to some of the reductions in infections and hospita...
by tiger76
Sat Apr 04, 2020 5:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 80's Music picture
Replies: 38
Views: 664

Re: 80's Music picture

99 red balloons
Walk like an Egyptian
I don't like Mondays
by tiger76
Sat Apr 04, 2020 5:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Labour Leadership Election
Replies: 103
Views: 2340

Re: Labour Leadership Election

I see the Sun is already attacking Starmer and looking at ways to smear him before he started. The right wing press will be doing a real hatchet job on him to make sure the Tory's don't have any opposition and the idiots who lack any critical thinking skills will just lap it up and let it become th...
by tiger76
Sat Apr 04, 2020 4:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Labour Leadership Election
Replies: 103
Views: 2340

Re: Labour Leadership Election

Well done to Starmer on winning. Hope that he now forms a credible shadow cabinet. Good luck. We'll find out soon,but the early signs are promising. Shadow cabinet appointments expected tomorrow Now Sir Keir Starmer is in charge of the Labour Party, the next step is to appoint his new top team. BBC...
by tiger76
Sat Apr 04, 2020 4:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Labour Leadership Election
Replies: 103
Views: 2340

Re: Labour Leadership Election

Hopefully they will now distance themselves from the momentum loons, and give everyone an alternative to the Tories Hopefully although that could be harder than expected. Momentum 'to hold Keir Starmer to account' The Momentum campaign, which as we were saying earlier backed Rebecca Long-Bailey, ha...
by tiger76
Sat Apr 04, 2020 3:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets facing up to £50 million loss
Replies: 126
Views: 5771

Re: Clarets facing up to £50 million loss

Complete this season before the end of the 2020 and collect TV money. Christmas break as requested by many managers and possibly players. Next season to start in January 2021 and finish in November 2021 including break for Euros. Following season to start in January 2022 and finish in October 2022 ...
by tiger76
Sat Apr 04, 2020 3:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 6121
Views: 112364

Re: Covid-19

This will wind up Zlatan as it’s a photo. To Grumps , it’s looking likely we will hit 10,000 deaths by next Sunday, give or take a day. Sad news. Remember China declared total deaths of 3,326. 529AC0E3-B0E4-41EF-B859-AEABF8440583.jpeg If anyone takes those Chinese figures as gospel they're gullible...
by tiger76
Fri Apr 03, 2020 10:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Anagrams
Replies: 56
Views: 937

Re: Anagrams

Ashley Barnes for the 2nd,no idea on the 1st.
by tiger76
Fri Apr 03, 2020 10:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tony Blair.
Replies: 42
Views: 1825

Re: Tony Blair.

Hello Delia. ;)
by tiger76
Fri Apr 03, 2020 10:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fear of Social Gatherings - The Future
Replies: 68
Views: 2167

Re: Fear of Social Gatherings - The Future

You can't live in constant fear,sooner or later life has to return to normal,when that'll be is the $64m question,but in the coming months people will gather together in large numbers if there's major events to attend,i guess the more pertinent question is will there be many events to attend in this...
by tiger76
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 6121
Views: 112364

Re: Covid-19

If they are correct about the disease being more widespread/able to circulate more easily undetected than previously thought, that may actually be good news. It might mean more of the population may have had it already, and so may not be susceptible. In turn, that would mean there are less people w...
by tiger76
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Italian football - very ambitious
Replies: 11
Views: 999

Re: Italian football - very ambitious

The Belgian league only has 1 game left though, they're just doing away with the end of season playoffs, so not that big a deal. It's a big deal to UEFA,and they're threatening to withhold European slots from any member associations that end their campaigns early,that's a pretty big stick to wield,...
by tiger76
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RIP Bill Withers
Replies: 13
Views: 622

Re: RIP Bill Withers

RIP Bill he was one of the few musicians that transcended the generations,anybody could relate to his songs whether 8 or 80,there's not many who can appeal to such a wide audience.
by tiger76
Fri Apr 03, 2020 8:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ROUND 2 SPOT THE BALL End of Season Cup
Replies: 123
Views: 1507

Re: RESULTS & TABLES ROUND 2 ***SPOT THE BALL*** End of Season Cup

Yippee! i got some points at last :) this is harder than it looks.
by tiger76
Thu Apr 02, 2020 10:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Should the players take a wage cut?
Replies: 59
Views: 1764

Re: Should the players take a wage cut?

PFA seem to be moving in this direction. The Professional Footballers' Association has said it "fully accepts that players will have to be flexible and share the financial burden" of the coronavirus pandemic. The trade union for professional association footballers in England and Wales says its memb...
by tiger76
Thu Apr 02, 2020 8:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Name the Bands ... Emojis Quiz
Replies: 52
Views: 571

Re: Name the Bands ... Emojis Quiz

7.Wet Wet Wet

I agree with Spades too straining for my eyes
by tiger76
Thu Apr 02, 2020 7:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Positive Corona News
Replies: 136
Views: 8156

Re: Positive Corona News

I had to share this tale Coronavirus survivor celebrates his 104th birthday A 104-year-old man in Oregon is celebrating his recovery from the coronavirus as well as his birthday. "What a happy time. I only wish the sun would show up," Bill Lapschies told his family outside the care home where he liv...
by tiger76
Thu Apr 02, 2020 7:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Furlough
Replies: 20
Views: 1031

Re: Furlough

This is the current update on what PL clubs are doing,there's some notable absences from the 20. The coronavirus outbreak has cleared the English football calendar until at least 30 April, leaving clubs up and down the country with difficult decisions to make as their cashflow dries up. One of the t...
by tiger76
Thu Apr 02, 2020 3:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RIP Eddie Large
Replies: 38
Views: 1358

Re: RIP Eddie Large

I saw some of Little & Large shows recently,they where good,and certainly better than 90% of the dross on TV nowadays,but i'd still place them behind Morecambe & Wise,and The Two Ronnies as a duo.

15 million viewers can't lie though they clearly had a market.

RIP Eddie
by tiger76
Thu Apr 02, 2020 3:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 6121
Views: 112364

Re: Covid-19

All bickering and w@nkeridge pointless point scoring aside we've just lost a close family friend this evening due to the COVID19 virus. It's on your local doorstep believe me! Admitted around 8pm this evening and dead before 10:15 Now get that through your thick fu**ing heads This post cuts through...
by tiger76
Thu Apr 02, 2020 3:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Possible Premier League solution : "NRL Island"
Replies: 11
Views: 535

Re: Possible Premier League solution : "NRL Island"

How about one of the remote islands off Scotland? Not sure they windy conditions up there would help our direct style of play though :D There's this place,but i don't think they're welcoming visitors just now :lol: reminds me of Craggy Island of Father Ted fame. https://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/s...
by tiger76
Thu Apr 02, 2020 2:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets duds of the last two decades
Replies: 28
Views: 1312

Clarets duds of the last two decades

As i'm getting bored of all the political bickering,i thought i'd try and get some footy chat going. The last 20 years has been our most successful period since the halcyon days of the 1960's,but we've had our fair share of failures,this list will send shudders through most clarets,i must be honest ...
by tiger76
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Belarusian Premier League
Replies: 18
Views: 756

Re: Belarusian Premier League

They might not be playing for much longer.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/52113851
by tiger76
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Prem to resume behind closed doors start of MAY 
Replies: 67
Views: 2610

Re: Prem to resume behind closed doors start of MAY 

Many Rugby associations have called their 19/20 domestic seasons null and void,no promotion or relegation,what makes football such a special case?,apart from the money. The 2019/20 domestic rugby season in Scotland has been classified as null and void, with Scottish Rugby joining its Irish, Welsh an...
by tiger76
Tue Mar 31, 2020 9:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 6121
Views: 112364

Re: Covid-19

13 year old dies in London. Bloody hell. That's shocking but a 12 year old died in Belgium,a 14 year old in Portugal,and a 16 year old in France,and to my knowledge they weren't suffering from any underlying health conditions,now these are isolated cases,but they do highlight that youth alone doesn...
by tiger76
Tue Mar 31, 2020 8:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 6121
Views: 112364

Re: Covid-19

Thanks Tiger. Good summary. Coming to a town near you soon. Hope not,but it makes sense for all governments to prepare for the worst and hope for the best,sadly for NY they're badly prepared,and their getting hit really badly,that's what you call a double whammy.Belatedly the White House have woken...
by tiger76
Tue Mar 31, 2020 8:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 6121
Views: 112364

Re: Covid-19

Anyone wishing to follow how New York is doing . Gov Cuomo will be on Sky and CNN soon. Interesting delivery when compared to everyone else. For anyone that missed it this is a brief summary,things aren't getting better other there,that's for sure,the Big Apple is the world's epicentre of this outb...
by tiger76
Tue Mar 31, 2020 2:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 6121
Views: 112364

Re: Covid-19

Further UK statistics being released. Obviously releasing statistical information into the public domain to keep conspiracy nuts happy has had to take something of a back seat in the hurry but nothing restated that suggests any material misstatement. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/live/world-52101615 (...
by tiger76
Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Prem to resume behind closed doors start of MAY 
Replies: 67
Views: 2610

Re: Prem to resume behind closed doors start of MAY 

If this season is cancelled how on earth can clubs survive when no money is coming in, especially those further down the leagues? I don't disagree,but if games are played behind closed doors,those clubs will still be out of pocket,arguably even more so,due to the costs they'll incur by staging the ...
by tiger76
Tue Mar 31, 2020 12:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Prem to resume behind closed doors start of MAY 
Replies: 67
Views: 2610

Re: Prem to resume behind closed doors start of MAY 

Excellent news. The morale boost to the general public (well, to me anyway) will be huge. It shouldn't be too difficult to come to an agreement where, say, Sky and BT get 8 fixtures each weekend and BBC and ITV one apiece. It will mean that Sky aren't exclusive any more, but then again they will ge...
by tiger76
Mon Mar 30, 2020 11:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 6121
Views: 112364

Re: Covid-19

A salutary warning to the young people who think they're not susceptible to this virus,i'd think again if i was them.Anyone can be affected no matter their age.

https://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/scot ... -21780330
by tiger76
Mon Mar 30, 2020 11:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: David Hodgkiss RIP
Replies: 1
Views: 385

David Hodgkiss RIP

:o none of our cricket followers have posted this :( news.

https://www.bbc.com/sport/cricket/52093290
by tiger76
Mon Mar 30, 2020 11:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 6121
Views: 112364

Re: Covid-19

Even the Vatican's not immune to this disease. Pope Francis’s vicar of Rome tests positive The vicar for the diocese of Rome, Angelo De Donatis, has tested positive for coronavirus, becoming the first known Catholic cardinal to do so. The 66-year-old was admitted to hospital in Rome after falling il...
by tiger76
Mon Mar 30, 2020 10:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 6121
Views: 112364

Re: Covid-19

The UK's chief scientific adviser Sir Patrick Vallance says he expects the social distancing measures being put in place will reduce the number of cases of transmission of coronavirus in the community and decrease the number of cases overall. Pointing to a graph detailing new cases of coronavirus, h...