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by boatshed bill
Thu May 28, 2020 10:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Adam Lallana
Replies: 49
Views: 3653

Re: Adam Lallana

Waste of money which we don't have!
by boatshed bill
Thu May 28, 2020 10:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Joe hart
Replies: 50
Views: 1271

Re: Joe hart

I will always have a suspicion that there was something really not right when he was in the team: team spirit? organisation at the back? Players' loyalty tom Tom? Who knows?...but the upturn in form when TH came back in was amazing to see.
by boatshed bill
Thu May 28, 2020 10:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Joe hart
Replies: 50
Views: 1271

Re: Joe hart

JH was signed in an emergency. Can't help, can it?
by boatshed bill
Sun May 24, 2020 7:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Michael Keane's "Rock Bottom"
Replies: 53
Views: 2762

Re: Michael Keane's "Rock Bottom"

Great player for us, at the time I thought he was a step up from anything we'd had in many years.
Life after BFC isn't easy.
by boatshed bill
Fri May 22, 2020 10:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: AT HOME WITH... | NICK POPE
Replies: 3
Views: 548

Re: AT HOME WITH... | NICK POPE

I liked the Sunday League bit. He seems a very well balanced chap.
by boatshed bill
Wed May 20, 2020 10:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Return of Sexy Football
Replies: 15
Views: 1366

Re: Return of Sexy Football

evensteadiereddie wrote:
Wed May 20, 2020 10:30 pm

My only connection with the town is via the club, I have no interest in the town, its people or their prospects.
I don't live in Burnley. never have, but you are missing out. Great town with some smashing people. But I'm sure you know best.
by boatshed bill
Wed May 20, 2020 10:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Being over 60
Replies: 57
Views: 2064

Re: Being over 60

Gerry Hattrick wrote:
Wed May 20, 2020 10:29 pm
I don't know how you got on my quote, but there is an obvious alternative which is to accept that it's totally crap and live with it.
by boatshed bill
Wed May 20, 2020 10:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Being over 60
Replies: 57
Views: 2064

Re: Being over 60

68.
I can find nothing positive in getting old.
by boatshed bill
Mon May 18, 2020 8:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Luke Chadwick
Replies: 51
Views: 3462

Re: Luke Chadwick

In really don't get this apology thing. So Hancock and his chums belittle someone to the point that it wrecks his career and "sorry" puts it all right? I don't think so. Aside from having a time machine there's little else to be done. [/quote] How I see it, the apology (sincere or not) almost legit...
by boatshed bill
Mon May 18, 2020 8:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Luke Chadwick
Replies: 51
Views: 3462

Re: Luke Chadwick

Hancock been on BBC Breakfast this morning, along with LC and Jason Lee and made a full apology. Better late than never, I suppose. And to be fair to Hancock, he did look pretty ashamed of himself, and full of remorse. He also looked a prick too, with that dyed blonde hair! [/quote] In really don't...
by boatshed bill
Sun May 17, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Luke Chadwick
Replies: 51
Views: 3462

Re: Luke Chadwick

As I recall he had a bit of a spotty face, nothing more than that. I didn't realise he'd taken stick off those TV w@nkers
by boatshed bill
Sat May 16, 2020 10:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Joey Barton calling a spade a spade
Replies: 63
Views: 3273

Re: Joey Barton calling a spade a spade

I'm getting a bit miffed by the concept that highly paid sportsmen have any duty to give their money away.
The tax that Boots has avoided runs to billions, and that is OUR money
by boatshed bill
Sat May 16, 2020 12:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Current Season Void Or Continue
Replies: 606
Views: 16227

Re: Current Season Void Or Continue

What do the referees think about it?
by boatshed bill
Fri May 15, 2020 9:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Given the choice would you attend live events at your own risk
Replies: 114
Views: 2343

Re: Given the choice would you attend live events at your own risk

The ONS survey, widely published over the past two days states that at any one time 0.27% of the population of England have the virus, meaning over 99%havent got it. Therefore the odds are against you coming in contact with someone who has the virus It's a risk, but some will say a risk worth takin...
by boatshed bill
Fri May 15, 2020 8:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Given the choice would you attend live events at your own risk
Replies: 114
Views: 2343

Re: Given the choice would you attend live events at your own risk

ClaretTony wrote:
Fri May 15, 2020 8:39 pm
I’m referring to people who might feel well with no underlying conditions. They could have the virus and pass it on.
Apparently there could be a huge number who have the virus and don't even know it.
by boatshed bill
Fri May 15, 2020 8:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Current Season Void Or Continue
Replies: 606
Views: 16227

Re: Current Season Void Or Continue

Continue, if only because we have recorded a victory at Old Trafford.
by boatshed bill
Fri May 15, 2020 8:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Given the choice would you attend live events at your own risk
Replies: 114
Views: 2343

Re: Given the choice would you attend live events at your own risk

Because, and I’m no fan of them, the government would never declare an area riddled with land mines is safe. The relative risk of dying if you step on a land mine versus if you contract coronavirus are not comparable. If the advice was it’s unlikely to be transmitted at football matches, it will ha...
by boatshed bill
Fri May 15, 2020 7:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Given the choice would you attend live events at your own risk
Replies: 114
Views: 2343

Re: Given the choice would you attend live events at your own risk

I’ve seen so many ridiculous and nonsensical comparisons since this virus began circulating, but that ones up there I must say. What's so stupid about it. If something can kill you you are best advised to keep away from it whenever possible. a game of football just isn't worth the risk. The governm...
by boatshed bill
Fri May 15, 2020 7:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Given the choice would you attend live events at your own risk
Replies: 114
Views: 2343

Re: Given the choice would you attend live events at your own risk

Didn’t the government guidance say it was actually quite unlikely you’d transmit the virus at outdoor events like football matches? Obviously this was well before the peak and lockdown, but I don’t think it’s necessarily the case that a football match would cause huge transmission of the virus. No ...
by boatshed bill
Fri May 15, 2020 7:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Given the choice would you attend live events at your own risk
Replies: 114
Views: 2343

Re: Given the choice would you attend live events at your own risk

Grumps wrote:
Fri May 15, 2020 6:42 pm
So, is that the answer to my original question? When a vaccine is found?
You might get a game in next season then
Who knows??
by boatshed bill
Fri May 15, 2020 5:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Given the choice would you attend live events at your own risk
Replies: 114
Views: 2343

Re: Given the choice would you attend live events at your own risk

Grumps wrote:
Fri May 15, 2020 5:40 pm
Covid-19 will never be over
Well i'll just carry on as I am.

I don't agree though. Pharma companies will develop a vaccine, there's too much money to be made for them not to :)
by boatshed bill
Fri May 15, 2020 5:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Given the choice would you attend live events at your own risk
Replies: 114
Views: 2343

Re: Given the choice would you attend live events at your own risk

Grumps wrote:
Fri May 15, 2020 5:28 pm
Out of interest, what would the situation have to be, for you to attend a game?
It's not just a game (a Burnley FC game or any other) I intend to avoid contact with people as much as possible until the pandemic is over.
by boatshed bill
Fri May 15, 2020 5:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Burnley Cult Heroes
Replies: 33
Views: 1192

Re: ARTICLE: Burnley Cult Heroes

Dave has his selections about right. I'd say Ralph Coates too.
by boatshed bill
Fri May 15, 2020 4:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Given the choice would you attend live events at your own risk
Replies: 114
Views: 2343

Re: Given the choice would you attend live events at your own risk

Certainly not. It's not just me, it's the other people I would be putting at risk.
TBH, I'm not changing from my earlier lockdown activities, I'm avoiding contact with other people unless absolutely necessary.
by boatshed bill
Wed May 13, 2020 10:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Garden centres re-opened
Replies: 20
Views: 1338

Re: Garden centres re-opened

Grumps wrote:
Wed May 13, 2020 6:58 pm
Another pointless post
Probably the funniest comment all day, don't knock it, Grumps :D
by boatshed bill
Wed May 13, 2020 4:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stay Alert
Replies: 499
Views: 10454

Re: Stay Alert

Grumps wrote:
Wed May 13, 2020 3:52 pm
A lot less today
I'm glad to hear it. But every one is someone's family member. More than 32,000 to date!
by boatshed bill
Wed May 13, 2020 3:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stay Alert
Replies: 499
Views: 10454

Re: Stay Alert

627 deaths confirmed yesterday.
Amongst all the argument these stats seem to be forgotten. It's foolhardy at the very least to ease restrictions.
by boatshed bill
Tue May 12, 2020 11:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stay Alert
Replies: 499
Views: 10454

Re: Stay Alert

I just wish people would be more honest. Instead of pretending they don't understand what "stay alert " and use your common sense means. Why cant they just admit they hate Boris Johnson and what ever he does will never ever be good enough? Hate? Come on, why would anyone hate someone who, by pure i...
by boatshed bill
Tue May 12, 2020 9:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stay Alert
Replies: 499
Views: 10454

Re: Stay Alert

what a great rebuttal, I stand corrected now it's very clear to me that things are not clear to you but it's clear you don't want to say what is not clear to you. So now we're all clear and I thank you for that clarity. HaHa. Not clear, therefore impossible to identify what is not clear, that shoul...
by boatshed bill
Tue May 12, 2020 6:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pop quiz
Replies: 53
Views: 1314

Re: Pop quiz

Francis Rossi 2nd row middle
by boatshed bill
Tue May 12, 2020 6:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pop quiz
Replies: 53
Views: 1314

Re: Pop quiz

SRV top right
Bo Diddley Bottom 3rd from left, Jeff beck 4th from left
by boatshed bill
Tue May 12, 2020 3:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stay Alert
Replies: 499
Views: 10454

Re: Stay Alert

Quite honestly, whether the message laid out is either clearly understandable or not doesn't take away the fact that the measures are a stupid mistake at the present time.
by boatshed bill
Tue May 12, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Future of politics
Replies: 36
Views: 1133

Re: Future of politics

tiger76 wrote:
Tue May 12, 2020 3:21 pm
You'll enjoy this story,the HOL are bleating because their daily allowance is being halved,my heart bleeds for them it really does.https://uk.news.yahoo.com/peers-hung-dr ... 4301.html

It's a tough old life for our lords, allright!
by boatshed bill
Tue May 12, 2020 12:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Future of politics
Replies: 36
Views: 1133

Re: Future of politics

I'd cull them....

By natural wastage, not actually killing them :D

650 is far too many. i'm thinking more like 2-5 per county depending on population, and a few extra seats in the biggest of our cities.
by boatshed bill
Tue May 12, 2020 9:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stay Alert
Replies: 499
Views: 10454

Re: Stay Alert

The government are relying on people's common sense, which in truth could be the downfall. . Which is exactly why i am sticking to the original advice regarding social distancing. I am lucky that I have this option, i do understand how difficult it must be for people in less fortunate circumstances...
by boatshed bill
Tue May 12, 2020 9:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stay Alert
Replies: 499
Views: 10454

Re: Stay Alert

Turn up ready changed A lot of the courts are in inner city areas, close to multi storey flats where people are struggling for exercise, so would be a god send to them. I can see where you are coming from. My question about it is are we not encouraging people to mingle, allbeit unintentionally, the...
by boatshed bill
Tue May 12, 2020 9:12 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stay Alert
Replies: 499
Views: 10454

Re: Stay Alert

Grumps wrote:
Tue May 12, 2020 9:02 am
I don't have a basketball court, skateboard Park, netball Court in my garden either, but they will also be open, any problems with those being open?

I don't play golf or tennis, but can see why it would be beneficial to those who do.
So municipal stuff?
What about chamnging facilities?
by boatshed bill
Tue May 12, 2020 8:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stay Alert
Replies: 499
Views: 10454

Re: Stay Alert

It's a godsend that we all have tennis courts in our gardens
by boatshed bill
Sun May 10, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stay Alert
Replies: 499
Views: 10454

Re: Stay Alert

TBF you can''t totally blame the government,for the British public behaving like a bunch of numbskulls,and treating this last 2 months as an extended holiday,instead of a national emergency. Numbskulls we are (collectively), or we wouldn't have a PM like Bumbling Boris who has openly flaunted safet...
by boatshed bill
Sun May 10, 2020 8:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stay Alert
Replies: 499
Views: 10454

Re: Stay Alert

Yeah! until the 2nd spike,if you don't believe me look at Germany for evidence,modest lifting of their lockdown,and in just a few days their R number is above 1 again. Anyone would think the business moguls have had a word in BoJo's ear. Are we even through the first stage? Original lockdown should...
by boatshed bill
Sun May 10, 2020 7:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stay Alert
Replies: 499
Views: 10454

Re: Stay Alert

karatekid wrote:
Sun May 10, 2020 7:37 pm
Details in the House tomorrow but a welcome announcement tonight that we are finally seeing light at the end of the tunnel.
If you really want to believe that, then fine. Evidence from other countries suggest otherwise
by boatshed bill
Sun May 10, 2020 7:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stay Alert
Replies: 499
Views: 10454

Re: Stay Alert

Assuming you were alert in the first place?
by boatshed bill
Sun May 10, 2020 7:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BBC - British Managers Quiz
Replies: 5
Views: 513

Re: BBC - British Managers Quiz

tiger76 wrote:
Sun May 10, 2020 7:21 pm
46 that was terrible.
HaHa. You think that's bad? I got 35!
These sort of quizzes really show up my failing mental health :D
by boatshed bill
Sat May 09, 2020 10:40 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sean Dyche speaks on the Eamonn and the Gaffers podcast
Replies: 51
Views: 2696

Re: Sean Dyche speaks on the Eamonn and the Gaffers podcast

I doubt that any manager outside the top 8 would turn down Villa.
And all failure would mean is the sack and a whole compensation package as a parting gift.
by boatshed bill
Fri May 08, 2020 8:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 'Bone Tomahawk'
Replies: 6
Views: 699

Re: 'Bone Tomahawk'

The direction is weird, and as you say the acting is a bit wooden.
It has doomy feel right through though, which i suppose is what the director wanted.
The death seen in the cave is a real shocker1
by boatshed bill
Thu May 07, 2020 8:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BBC:PL team of the season
Replies: 14
Views: 968

Re: BBC:PL team of the season

I could keep goal for liverpool, I can play a decent 5 yard pass too.
by boatshed bill
Thu May 07, 2020 6:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Can anyone do better
Replies: 26
Views: 1465

Re: Can anyone do better

63 seconds, which I thought was excellent for an old fart like me!
by boatshed bill
Wed May 06, 2020 10:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will You Be Downloading the App?
Replies: 94
Views: 2696

Re: Will You Be Downloading the App?

I have never downloaded an "app", not sure what they are TBH.
by boatshed bill
Wed May 06, 2020 8:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Best ever female vocalist
Replies: 93
Views: 2177

Re: Best ever female vocalist

Billie Holiday,
joni Mitchell a close second
by boatshed bill
Wed May 06, 2020 8:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Best ever male vocalist.
Replies: 84
Views: 2295

Re: Best ever male vocalist.

Freddie Mercury for me.
I thought Paul Robeson was pretty good too.