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by Hroogar
Sat Jul 20, 2019 4:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today’s lineups
Replies: 85
Views: 7250

Re: Today’s lineups

Could someone let me know the half-time scores at both matches please.
by Hroogar
Tue Jul 09, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How Much would you pay to get your stolen dog back?
Replies: 32
Views: 1341

Re: How Much would you pay to get your stolen dog back?

I haven't got a dog, so this must be some kind of scam, beware fellow clarets!
by Hroogar
Tue Jul 09, 2019 2:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: One of our own has made his way home
Replies: 110
Views: 6398

Re: ARTICLE: One of our own has made his way home

Now cannot wait for the new season.............to see Jay Rod run out again will be a terrific moment in football for me.
by Hroogar
Tue Jul 09, 2019 2:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Bayode and N’Guessan sign new deals
Replies: 4
Views: 559

Re: ARTICLE: Bayode and N’Guessan sign new deals

Caernarfon_Claret wrote:I'm Guessan that's good news.

Bayode yourself!
by Hroogar
Tue Jul 09, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Where were you actually born
Replies: 199
Views: 4339

Re: Where were you actually born

Hi Hroogar, Unfortunately not, we moved to Lagos when I was two, escaped during the war, went back when it was all over and left Africa for good in 76. It was a charmed life and as one Nigerian Doctor I have spoken to in the recent past, we were there during the good times. Would like to go back fo...
by Hroogar
Mon Jul 08, 2019 1:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Where were you actually born
Replies: 199
Views: 4339

Re: Where were you actually born

Heathclaret wrote:Accra, Ghana. 1964.

Hello Heath, my wife was in Accra a lot between 1957 and 1961, are you still in Accra?
by Hroogar
Mon Jul 08, 2019 1:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Where were you actually born
Replies: 199
Views: 4339

Re: Where were you actually born

Bar Street, Duke Bar, Burnley, I think number 14 (it was a LONG time ago!)
by Hroogar
Sun Jun 02, 2019 11:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: If Jimmy McIlroy was playing today...
Replies: 30
Views: 1306

Re: If Jimmy McIlroy was playing today...

I was fortunate to see Mac at all home games and many away games. Supporters were not segregated then so you could hear the comments about Jimmy Mac. Some gasped as Mac beat man after man on the bye line and passed for a forward to score. They appreciated a true footballing great. At Fulham heard on...
by Hroogar
Thu May 30, 2019 7:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Never Trust
Replies: 45
Views: 2234

Re: Never Trust

Never trust words just actions.
by Hroogar
Mon May 13, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is staying in the Prem the be all and end all?
Replies: 75
Views: 2823

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

YES.............having followed the clarets in all 4 divisions, the objective each season was to get as high as possible in each league, preferably to get promoted. If promotion not possible then to avoid relegation. Having risen from near relegation to the Conference, to buying my season ticket for...
by Hroogar
Tue May 07, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Where we've played in sixty years since the title
Replies: 22
Views: 1371

Re: Where we've played in sixty years since the title

Been fortunate enough to enjoy all those 60 seasons and 12 more before 1960............loved every moment of following the Clarets, I will keep following them and feel privileged to do so.
by Hroogar
Sun May 05, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who do you want to win.the playoffs
Replies: 50
Views: 2137

Re: Who do you want to win.the playoffs

mdd2 wrote:WBA, Sunderland, Mansfield, AFC Fylde, Chorley
Absolutely 100% totally agree, adding ANYONE but Leeds!!!!
by Hroogar
Thu May 02, 2019 10:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who's drunk?
Replies: 29
Views: 1553

Re: Who's drunk?

Pint of Doombar, followed by Shipyard, followed by Brookford Australian Shiraz, and some Pepsi. Me.
by Hroogar
Thu May 02, 2019 7:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who is going to vote on Thursday?
Replies: 184
Views: 4897

Re: Who is going to vote on Thursday?

2 choices,,,,,,,,,,,,,,male or female, conservative or labour............one thing made my mind up ..............?
by Hroogar
Thu May 02, 2019 2:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Simple pleasures...
Replies: 36
Views: 1560

Re: Simple pleasures...

Sat in the garden drinking red wine.
by Hroogar
Wed May 01, 2019 7:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Barca v Lpool
Replies: 85
Views: 3578

Re: Barca v Lpool

1-2
by Hroogar
Mon Apr 22, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chelsea versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 266
Views: 6552

Re: Chelsea versus MIGHTY CLARETS

MEE - player of the year
by Hroogar
Mon Apr 22, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chelsea versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 266
Views: 6552

Re: Chelsea versus MIGHTY CLARETS

Hroogar wrote:Forecast 2-2, it's on!

Told you!!!! UTC
by Hroogar
Mon Apr 22, 2019 8:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chelsea versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 266
Views: 6552

Re: Chelsea versus MIGHTY CLARETS

Forecast 2-2, it's on!
by Hroogar
Mon Apr 22, 2019 8:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chelsea versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 266
Views: 6552

Re: Chelsea versus MIGHTY CLARETS

WHAT A CRACKER
by Hroogar
Mon Apr 22, 2019 8:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chelsea versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 266
Views: 6552

Re: Chelsea versus MIGHTY CLARETS

Ben Mee..........brilliant
by Hroogar
Mon Apr 22, 2019 7:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chelsea versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 266
Views: 6552

Re: Chelsea versus MIGHTY CLARETS

Bottle of Shiraz at the ready, drank nearly all of it this afternoon in the garden, just keep smelling the aroma, like the smell of success tonight! UTC
by Hroogar
Thu Apr 18, 2019 3:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Devon clarets
Replies: 85
Views: 5645

Re: Devon clarets

Apologies if I am repeating suggestions that have been raised in the past. After 64 years living in the north I have recently moved to Totnes in Devon. Which is a bit of a wrench. I just wondered if there were other clarets in and around south devon who would be interested in meeting up for a beer ...
by Hroogar
Thu Apr 18, 2019 2:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Last Four Games Predictions?
Replies: 40
Views: 2037

Re: Last Four Games Predictions?

Draw
Win
Lose
Win
by Hroogar
Tue Apr 16, 2019 7:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brighton vs Cardiff
Replies: 273
Views: 11750

Re: Brighton vs Cardiff

All season have wanted Cardiff to be relegated, tonight I want Cardiff to win---the vagaries of a football supporter!!!!
by Hroogar
Sat Apr 13, 2019 9:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Beautiful day
Replies: 5
Views: 577

Re: Beautiful day

It certainly is.......feel alive and very much looking forward to today's match, COYC
by Hroogar
Tue Apr 09, 2019 2:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: When was the last time
Replies: 15
Views: 634

Re: When was the last time

Spurs 4-4 in 1960-61 season after being 0-4 down and after we went 4-4 Connelly hit the post!!!! Spurs pitch like a muddy, clogging field, rained nearly all the time. Getting home by train a nightmare, held up for hours because of floods/landslides onto the track. Got home after 19 hours!! Worth it...
by Hroogar
Sat Apr 06, 2019 9:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bournemouth v Clarets : Score Predictions
Replies: 39
Views: 1149

Re: Bournemouth v Clarets : Score Predictions

Win 2-1, my brother says so.
by Hroogar
Wed Apr 03, 2019 11:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your 5 favourite Clarets of all time
Replies: 96
Views: 2488

Re: Your 5 favourite Clarets of all time

Jimmy McIlroy
Ray Pointer
John Connelly
Adam Blacklaw
John Angus
by Hroogar
Thu Mar 28, 2019 8:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: please tell me this is an April Fool come early
Replies: 17
Views: 2804

Re: please tell me this is an April Fool come early

this is an April Fool come early...................
by Hroogar
Thu Mar 28, 2019 7:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football ground sound quiz
Replies: 24
Views: 800

Re: Football ground sound quiz

Doesn't sound like a football ground.................Ewood?
by Hroogar
Thu Mar 28, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley to get a Starbucks
Replies: 74
Views: 3418

Re: Burnley to get a Starbucks

FactualFrank wrote:Instead of buying Starbucks I just make my own coffee, shout out my name incorrectly and then burn a £5 note.

Last time I bought one WAS the last time!
by Hroogar
Thu Mar 28, 2019 4:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley to get a Starbucks
Replies: 74
Views: 3418

Re: Burnley to get a Starbucks

Who's he play for?
by Hroogar
Tue Mar 26, 2019 7:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ireland v Georgia
Replies: 42
Views: 2259

Re: Ireland v Georgia

Just hope by the way they both play tonight they make me really look forward to Saturday v Wolves.
by Hroogar
Sat Mar 16, 2019 11:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets v Foxes : Score Predictions
Replies: 29
Views: 1149

Re: Clarets v Foxes : Score Predictions

I have gone to great trouble to be at the Turf today, inconveniencing 3 people. 0-0 !!!
by Hroogar
Thu Mar 14, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: WH Smiths in Skipton
Replies: 40
Views: 2409

Re: WH Smiths in Skipton

Steve1956 wrote:Did you know the fella that died?

No, I don't.
by Hroogar
Thu Mar 14, 2019 4:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dwight McNeil - England U20
Replies: 34
Views: 2312

Re: Dwight McNeil - England U20

Well done Dwight. Looks a talented footballer.
by Hroogar
Thu Mar 14, 2019 4:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: WH Smiths in Skipton
Replies: 40
Views: 2409

Re: WH Smiths in Skipton

Me
by Hroogar
Tue Mar 12, 2019 4:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Leyton Orient, Preston and Stoke in battle for McIlroy
Replies: 3
Views: 457

Re: ARTICLE: Leyton Orient, Preston and Stoke in battle for McIlroy

That article brings back so many memories............wondering if I should protest, like many thousands did, and boycott Turf Moor.........I found out I just couldn't do it, the pull of watching the Clarets from the Longside was just too great.
by Hroogar
Tue Mar 05, 2019 1:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Burnley fans way ...
Replies: 13
Views: 1735

Re: The Burnley fans way ...

box_of_frogs wrote:Deal! Just need reminding when we know!


Me or you!!! I won't forget, put the £10 away in a safe place!!
by Hroogar
Tue Mar 05, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Half Time
Replies: 11
Views: 1098

Re: Half Time

St Johns ambulance staff sat around the edge of the pitch, with their stretchers nearby, ready for giving first aid. If their help was needed in the crowd, people around the incident would wave hankies above their heads to alert them and it worked. I was one of those St John Ambulance people ..... ...
by Hroogar
Tue Mar 05, 2019 9:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Burnley fans way ...
Replies: 13
Views: 1735

Re: The Burnley fans way ...

box_of_frogs wrote:A tenner to a charity of your choice if you’re correct and we’re in 14th or better.


I don't usually bet, but, bof, if I don't take you up it will seem like I am backing out, so...............£10 to Save the Children charity if I am wrong.
by Hroogar
Mon Mar 04, 2019 7:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Burnley fans way ...
Replies: 13
Views: 1735

Re: The Burnley fans way ...

5 points clear of relegation with 10 games to go - We should be fine 5 points clear of relegation with 9 games to go - we are doomed and need to Cardiff to lose all their games or we’ll be in the Championship. Fully agree bfcc, have forecast from start of the season, clarets will finish season in 1...
by Hroogar
Tue Feb 26, 2019 4:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Sensational Turf Moor news – Jimmy Mac is transfer listed
Replies: 27
Views: 1214

Re: ARTICLE: Sensational Turf Moor news – Jimmy Mac is transfer listed

Like it was yesterday! I was doing my usual morning paper round, after delivering to the first address I took out the next paper and looked at the headlines.... I just couldn't believe that my footballing hero Jimmy Mac would not be wearing claret and blue any more. I was so sad/angry/in a turmoil, ...
by Hroogar
Fri Jan 11, 2019 10:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dianne Oxberry
Replies: 49
Views: 4352

Re: Dianne Oxberry

Like many posters have said on here, very shocked......lovely lady, made watching tv a pleasure.
by Hroogar
Fri Jan 04, 2019 9:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tranmere v Spurs
Replies: 11
Views: 711

Re: Tranmere v Spurs

Someone should be getting the cane.
by Hroogar
Tue Jan 01, 2019 1:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: adeola friday
Replies: 20052
Views: 690351

Re: adeola friday

Curry
by Hroogar
Mon Dec 31, 2018 5:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The best winger we ever had
Replies: 50
Views: 2108

Re: The best winger we ever had

John Connelly, right wing, left foot, nice chap, good fish and chips.
by Hroogar
Tue Dec 25, 2018 8:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: To absent friends
Replies: 22
Views: 1149

Re: To absent friends

Steve1956 wrote:My thoughts are with you today Hroogar,what a sad story.


Thanks Steve, that means a lot, Happy Christmas to you.

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