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by deanothedino
Mon Jul 15, 2019 10:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Corner Stands
Replies: 451
Views: 33252

Re: New Corner Stands

Bosscat wrote:Is that the same online "Burnley Tickets Line" I bought tickets from last Wednesday ... and Friday morning they arrived 1st class mail....

Maybe I need to give it another chance then. But previously I’ve not had a great experience
by deanothedino
Mon Jul 15, 2019 7:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Corner Stands
Replies: 451
Views: 33252

Re: New Corner Stands

claptrappers_union wrote:The way technology is moving on, having a large ticket office will be a bit pointless probably, with most most purchases being done online.

I’d imagine in 10 years that space will be repurposed anyway.

It's evident you haven't had to try and buy Burnley tickets online.
by deanothedino
Mon Jul 15, 2019 5:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Advice re: harassment at work
Replies: 72
Views: 3025

Re: Advice re: harassment at work

Falcon wrote:Why are you being an arse to me now? You're just ruining the thread.

The tread was ruined when the trade union suggestions came in.
by deanothedino
Mon Jul 15, 2019 4:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Willie Irvine home
Replies: 5
Views: 599

Re: Willie Irvine home

He’s been home a few weeks. Was posted on the thread on here. If you read that article linked it is says that and the quotes are old. Been home over a month See thread http://www.uptheclarets.com/messageboard/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=39959&p=1030151#p1030151 https://www.pendletoday.co.uk/news/pe...
by deanothedino
Mon Jul 15, 2019 2:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Speeding Conviction Where Photo Inconclusive
Replies: 62
Views: 2162

Re: Speeding Conviction Where Photo Inconclusive

All those who share a car and keep a detailed log of who was driving and where, stand up now. I don't see many people standing. Who in the real world does that? I don't need to, I have this ability to recall things that have happened in the recent past. If I couldn't I'd write it down knowing what ...
by deanothedino
Mon Jul 15, 2019 11:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Speeding Conviction Where Photo Inconclusive
Replies: 62
Views: 2162

Re: Speeding Conviction Where Photo Inconclusive

Stop speeding I agree with, pay the fine I don't. The OP has clearly stated that he doesn't know who was driving, so why should he? If you take the trouble to read the link attached to Bfcjg's post, you'll see that there is a lawful process that can be persued. For someone who sees the world throug...
by deanothedino
Sun Jul 14, 2019 2:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Advice re: harassment at work
Replies: 72
Views: 3025

Re: Advice re: harassment at work

Lowbankclaret wrote:Really so your company supports bullying positively, against UK law.

Surprising

No, they support following due process. They have robust processes in place for bullying. All involve reporting early, not late. And both of the unions with representatives onsite are involved in these processes.
by deanothedino
Sat Jul 13, 2019 9:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Advice re: harassment at work
Replies: 72
Views: 3025

Re: Advice re: harassment at work

SonofPog wrote:Including the headbutts suggestion :P

I hadn’t got to that one... :lol:
by deanothedino
Sat Jul 13, 2019 9:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Advice re: harassment at work
Replies: 72
Views: 3025

Re: Advice re: harassment at work

As an ex union rep who did deal with stuff like this. Get a booklet, write down what happened, time and date. If you can get her coworker to sign as a witness. I would suggest not going to HR, they will cover it up and toe the company. If it happens again, your misses must tell the other she is mak...
by deanothedino
Thu Jul 11, 2019 10:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Australia v England Cricket Semi Final
Replies: 240
Views: 3996

Re: Australia v England Cricket Semi Final

Spijed wrote:What's the par score on this pitch? 270-280?

250 the average score there so far in this tournament
by deanothedino
Wed Jul 10, 2019 7:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Murray/ Williams
Replies: 85
Views: 2025

Re: Murray/ Williams

Imploding Turtle wrote:How many grand slams have you won?

Match point
by deanothedino
Wed Jul 10, 2019 7:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tom Heaton
Replies: 247
Views: 16688

Re: Tom Heaton

Pretty much the reason I would consider sanctioning it at £15m. If Tom wants to leave, he deserves a goodwill gesture. However any less than £15m does not compensate Burnley for losing the player, loosing the player to a potential rival, or losing their potential number one for next season. £15m is...
by deanothedino
Wed Jul 10, 2019 7:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tom Heaton
Replies: 247
Views: 16688

Re: Tom Heaton

superdimitri wrote:We can forget playing out from the back. In fact we may as well just kick it out for a throw in from goal kicks.


Now, I'm pretty critical of Pope's kicking but come on. He can pass it as far as a centre half to allow us to play out from the back.
by deanothedino
Tue Jul 09, 2019 3:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: going up the lake district tomorrow
Replies: 26
Views: 1754

Re: going up the lake district tomorrow

We could do Striding edge no problem, but there’s no way I would take dog up there, couldnt live with myself if anything happened. She is good when out and about but she is a big dog and I would worry to much. We just want a nice long walk with fantastic views, last time we went we was up and down ...
by deanothedino
Tue Jul 09, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: going up the lake district tomorrow
Replies: 26
Views: 1754

Re: going up the lake district tomorrow

Tricky Trevor wrote: Striding Edge is nowhere near as hairy as it's reputation.

Though it is downplaying it like this that results in some people turning up to it awfully underprepared.
by deanothedino
Mon Jul 08, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Charles de Gaulle Airport
Replies: 30
Views: 2274

Re: Charles de Gaulle Airport

Group ADP's majority shareholder ( 50.6% ) is the French Government, according to the " French Transport Code ", this must remain so, which is what Macron is trying to change. Group ADP is governed by 18 " administrators ", 6 appointed by the French Government, 6 by the Unions, ...
by deanothedino
Sat Jul 06, 2019 8:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Charles de Gaulle Airport
Replies: 30
Views: 2274

Re: Charles de Gaulle Airport

Clarets4me wrote:It's a nightmare, still owned and operated by the Government ! Macron is trying privatise it, but the Unions are kicking up a fuss !!

No it isn't. Groupe ADP own CDG and they became a private company in April 2005.
by deanothedino
Sat Jul 06, 2019 4:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tour de France 2019
Replies: 114
Views: 3218

Re: Tour de France 2019

I am not denying Nibali is very good - his record is as has been pointed out is also very good - but for me the top tier is a level above- they control the peloton for years in the Grand tours just by their presence, everyone is watching and fearing what they might do. Even when not on top form the...
by deanothedino
Sat Jul 06, 2019 4:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Kit Launch
Replies: 151
Views: 6406

Re: New Kit Launch

Not really the point I was making that Barry Kilby’s firm was not just the printer, but he owned the rights to the games; which his firm designed. So no not the same point. Yes, so Barry Kilby owned a firm related to gambling. I'm not sure what point you think you're disagreeing with in any of my p...
by deanothedino
Fri Jul 05, 2019 11:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Kit Launch
Replies: 151
Views: 6406

Re: New Kit Launch

elwaclaret wrote:He didn’t leave after selling the original business he retained control as board member (from memory) and continued working on other projects.

Isn't that pretty much what I just said... :?
by deanothedino
Fri Jul 05, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Kit Launch
Replies: 151
Views: 6406

Re: New Kit Launch

If this is in regards to BK his firms money came from inventing bingo type scratch cards/ lottery. They didn’t print them “for” the papers until BK sold the company... they owned the newspaper game cards, not the newspaper companies. They printed scratch cards. He's still involved in several lotter...
by deanothedino
Fri Jul 05, 2019 3:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Charles de Gaulle Airport
Replies: 30
Views: 2274

Re: Charles de Gaulle Airport

ClaretTony wrote:Horrendous airport with a shocking record for losing luggage if transferring flights

Unless you're flying on a SkyTeam carrier like Air France...
by deanothedino
Fri Jul 05, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tour de France 2019
Replies: 114
Views: 3218

Re: Tour de France 2019

point well made and taken, but like Nibali's tour win "against who", Yates brothers looked like being the best of the best when they broke through, not now though they are 2nd tier much like Nibali himself (who has all three tours in his palmaries) when the big boys are racing in form and...
by deanothedino
Fri Jul 05, 2019 8:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Has Joe Hart been released
Replies: 17
Views: 2579

Re: Has Joe Hart been released

I remain baffled, as to why he was signed, given the availability of Heaton, 1 week later. Don't panic Mr Mainwaring! Because Heaton was coming from a long layoff with what is quite a major injury for someone whose job is to dive around and could easily have suffered a reoccurance? Or do people not...
by deanothedino
Thu Jul 04, 2019 1:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tour de France 2019
Replies: 114
Views: 3218

Re: Tour de France 2019

fair enough - suspect the World's is the bigger target in his eyes though - and Yorkshire is certainly a terrain he can use to his advantage - so may not push as hard in the Tour It absolutely is. I think he only won his nationals last year instead of his brother because he knew last year's World's...
by deanothedino
Thu Jul 04, 2019 1:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tour de France 2019
Replies: 114
Views: 3218

Re: Tour de France 2019

was he really, put on a good show, but one good day from Froome, who started the Giro not racing fit, blew him out of the water, Grand Tours are 3 weeks and neither of the brothers have shown they can be competitive enough everyday over that time to win a Grand Tour. That maybe a team support probl...
by deanothedino
Thu Jul 04, 2019 1:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tour de France 2019
Replies: 114
Views: 3218

Re: Tour de France 2019

The Yates brothers have never really pushed on since the first year - and there interviews are still littered with about 30 "yeah's" a minute You mean other than one of them being close to winning the Giro last year? Sagan has had a poor year - big ask to do it all again for 7th time (I t...
by deanothedino
Thu Jul 04, 2019 1:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley looking to redevelop the Cricket Field stand
Replies: 143
Views: 10516

Re: Burnley looking to redevelop the Cricket Field stand

Where you live and whether you are a member of BCC has no relation to the fact that you were wrong? Nothing arrogant in my post at all just a suggestion as to how the club may look to offer some form of deal to put to the CC that may be appealing to them. It's a nice discussion and looks as if you ...
by deanothedino
Thu Jul 04, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley looking to redevelop the Cricket Field stand
Replies: 143
Views: 10516

Re: Burnley looking to redevelop the Cricket Field stand

Goobs wrote:Well done you proved his point for him!

Maybe if I a) lived in Burnley b) was a member of the cricket club :lol:

Not upset, doesn't affect me in the slightest. Was just trying to help him understand what people thought was arrogant about some posts.
by deanothedino
Thu Jul 04, 2019 12:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley looking to redevelop the Cricket Field stand
Replies: 143
Views: 10516

Re: Burnley looking to redevelop the Cricket Field stand

I haven't seen anyone suggesting that though. Just seems like a bunch of CC people getting their knickers in a twist. Here you go Is there no scope for the cricket club to move onto Townley somewhere which is literally a couple of hundred yards away which would then not affect their support base? I...
by deanothedino
Wed Jul 03, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley looking to redevelop the Cricket Field stand
Replies: 143
Views: 10516

Re: Burnley looking to redevelop the Cricket Field stand

I don't understand why it is considered 'arrogant' for the football club to made an appropriate offer to the cricket club to relocate. Nobody is forcing the CC to accept the offer. Or is nobody allowed to offer to buy land off anyone else any more in case it offends them? Making them an offer isn't...
by deanothedino
Wed Jul 03, 2019 11:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nike Trainers
Replies: 16
Views: 876

Re: Nike Trainers

AndyClaret wrote:People are getting furious about a flag, why?

You've never been to America have you?
by deanothedino
Wed Jul 03, 2019 10:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley looking to redevelop the Cricket Field stand
Replies: 143
Views: 10516

Re: Burnley looking to redevelop the Cricket Field stand

claptrappers_union wrote:The Breadbin Stand concept was a good idea... it just looked ugly.

It was an awful idea, it was never going to attract the events Fletcher envisaged being held there.
by deanothedino
Wed Jul 03, 2019 9:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Joe Hart
Replies: 28
Views: 2455

Re: Joe Hart

tarkys_ears wrote:Nah just the succession of five goal drubbings we had with him in goal

succession
noun
1.
a number of people or things of a similar kind following one after the other.


Just looking at our results again, was there a string of 5-0 games they didn't record for some reason?!
by deanothedino
Wed Jul 03, 2019 9:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Joe Hart
Replies: 28
Views: 2455

Re: Joe Hart

Seriously, why do you have such a boner for him? Some of us knew he'd be bad news when it was first announced, his game time since then proved so and the thought of ******* all that money away on an ego like him for a club like Burnley, well... we should have burned it. Do you fancy him or somethin...
by deanothedino
Tue Jul 02, 2019 11:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Kit Launch
Replies: 151
Views: 6406

Re: New Kit Launch

I could be wrong (I often am) but I understood Kilby made his money through Europrint which manufactured scratch cards which, among other things, were put in weekend tabloid newspapers as freebies. It may well be possible that Europrint had the contract for other scratch card games, perhaps for the...
by deanothedino
Tue Jul 02, 2019 11:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Kit Launch
Replies: 151
Views: 6406

Re: New Kit Launch

The kit is hideous with and without the sponsorship. The design is low quality, I was looking forward to seeing what umbro produced because West Ham always have nice kits but ours is terrible really disappointed in it. Hopefully the 2nd and 3rd is better Is it really hideous though? It's not like o...
by deanothedino
Sun Jun 30, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Glastonbury 2019
Replies: 300
Views: 7419

Re: Glastonbury 2019

Imagine going to a 'music festival' and listening to Michael Ebenazer Kwadjo Omari Owuo Jr & joining in with thousands of other affluent white people shouting '**** Boris'... Absolutely embarrasing It's called being woke and it's all the rage. Not a particularly impressive line up imo. First ti...
by deanothedino
Sat Jun 29, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Camera Advice
Replies: 10
Views: 450

Re: Camera Advice

It is a cracking camera, which benefits from having a motor built into the body for lenses. This means that any Nikon fit autofocus lens will work on the camera. A lot of the modern 3000/5000 series do not have this. Unless you're looking at a new lens with an electronic diaphragm that the D90 can'...
by deanothedino
Sat Jun 01, 2019 9:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: going up the lake district tomorrow
Replies: 26
Views: 1754

Re: going up the lake district tomorrow

Croydon Claret wrote:
If you're lucky you'll see the RAF practicing in the valleys

If you’re really lucky you’ll see our more infrequent visitors, the USAF and their Eagles.
by deanothedino
Sat Jun 01, 2019 3:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The beginning of the end for privatised railways?
Replies: 72
Views: 2721

Re: The beginning of the end for privatised railways?

thatdberight wrote:You said it alone didn't show success. You didn't say what conclusion you'd reached. But I'll be honest, I'm not that interested in your view.

Why am I not surprised.
by deanothedino
Sat Jun 01, 2019 3:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The beginning of the end for privatised railways?
Replies: 72
Views: 2721

Re: The beginning of the end for privatised railways?

thatdberight wrote:Oh, OK. Your initial post was less than clear.

Not really. You posted one piece of supporting evidence and I said it doesn’t prove anything.
by deanothedino
Sat Jun 01, 2019 11:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The beginning of the end for privatised railways?
Replies: 72
Views: 2721

Re: The beginning of the end for privatised railways?

thatdberight wrote:That's what I said. Nice that we're in agreement.

Not if you think privatisation of the railways has been a success we're not. :lol:
by deanothedino
Fri May 31, 2019 10:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: OT - Original Sidewalk 53 Bar
Replies: 119
Views: 6442

Re: OT - Original Sidewalk 53 Bar

HMMMMM is see the PC brigade has jumped on us. What i meant is that the Brits do not stand together e.g demonstrate.remonstrate etc etc as a collective. We have become very insular in recent years and lots have given up hope and lack the will to do anyhing other than look after yer own self No ment...
by deanothedino
Fri May 31, 2019 10:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The beginning of the end for privatised railways?
Replies: 72
Views: 2721

Re: The beginning of the end for privatised railways?

Of course it doesn't but it illustrates the problems that have to be dealt with. That graph says 750 million to 1,750 million in twenty years. That's an extraordinary increase. Post war rail journeys went down, I guess especially for more local travel. Also goods were going more by road. The railwa...
by deanothedino
Fri May 31, 2019 8:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: We've found our pacy winger
Replies: 18
Views: 4254

Re: We've found our pacy winger

Falcon wrote:If you're talking about Gary Mackay-Steven then he's 28!

Maybe Darnhill is in his 70s... :lol:
by deanothedino
Fri May 31, 2019 8:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sarri
Replies: 13
Views: 1200

Re: Sarri

Should have left after the Kepa incident, when none of his players backed him. Interesting that Luiz is now urging they stick with him, when he spoke to Kepa and walked away leaving the keeper still on the pitch. When they had Terry, Lampard, Drogba etc he'd have been dragged off by them if that's w...
by deanothedino
Fri May 31, 2019 8:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The beginning of the end for privatised railways?
Replies: 72
Views: 2721

Re: The beginning of the end for privatised railways?

thatdberight wrote:
GBR_rail_passengers_by_year_1830-2015.png


Privatisation of the rail industry is not an unalloyed success story. But it is a success story.


I don't think passenger numbers alone defines success.
by deanothedino
Thu May 30, 2019 1:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England V South Africa ICC World Cup
Replies: 68
Views: 1639

Re: England V South Africa ICC World Cup

Buttler gone. Knocks a few runs off any expected total imo.
by deanothedino
Mon May 27, 2019 4:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Alan Moore article revealing suicide attempts
Replies: 19
Views: 2475

Re: Alan Moore article revealing suicide attempts

An obvious talent, but hopelessly unfulfilled in so many ways and that's a very, vert familiar story tbh. Lacked something, somewhere and it could well have been the "mental" rather than the ability side of things. The Treacy of his day. Bit harsh comparing him to Treacy, Moore had a real...

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