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by Lord Rothbury
Tue May 26, 2020 5:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11500
Views: 228723

Re: Covid-19

According to Worldometer the total number of test for the virus carried out in the UK now exceeds the number for Germany.
by Lord Rothbury
Tue May 26, 2020 11:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: There's no such thing as bad beer, though Vaux came fairly close
Replies: 54
Views: 1420

Re: There's no such thing as bad beer, though Vaux came fairly close

Stones best bitter. I think it may have been brewed in Sheffield but still sold in pubs around Burnley . Almost instant cure for constipation.
by Lord Rothbury
Mon May 25, 2020 1:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11500
Views: 228723

Re: Covid-19

Zlatan wrote:
Mon May 25, 2020 1:10 pm
Careful, you can’t go around highlighting similarities with the Nazi’s however accurate they may be as similarities.
I await the UK version of "kristallnacht"

Do you lot ever give it a rest?
by Lord Rothbury
Sun May 24, 2020 8:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11500
Views: 228723

Re: Covid-19

jackmiggins wrote:
Sun May 24, 2020 5:06 am
Reading this thread, it isn’t hard to imagine the true blue sycophants endorsing policies akin to the Germans in the 30’s. Very disturbing.
Nonsense, just as easy to imagine all the Cobynistas on here endorsing the policies of Uncle Joe Stalin.
by Lord Rothbury
Sat May 23, 2020 8:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Butter Pies
Replies: 38
Views: 1185

Re: Butter Pies

For a pie to be at its best it should be inside a freshly baked teacake.
by Lord Rothbury
Thu May 21, 2020 9:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Peoples interpretations
Replies: 38
Views: 1756

Re: Peoples interpretations

Not safe for children to return to school in a fairly controllable environment but ok for parents to take them to the beach and let them run wild.
by Lord Rothbury
Wed May 20, 2020 1:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11500
Views: 228723

Re: Covid-19

According to Worldometer the UK has now done more virus tests than Germany per head of population. :D
by Lord Rothbury
Tue May 19, 2020 11:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Donald Trump
Replies: 1410
Views: 37316

Re: Donald Trump

Devils_Advocate wrote:
Tue May 19, 2020 10:46 am
Was your teacher a bigoted neanderthal then?
Not that I remember no. They were however people who tried to instil what might be called good old fashioned values.
Some on here might have benefitted from such an education.
by Lord Rothbury
Tue May 19, 2020 10:35 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Donald Trump
Replies: 1410
Views: 37316

Re: Donald Trump

Bloody hell, I'd have been stealing a wage trying to teach that chump. I'd do the decent thing and give my wages and my er, gold-plated pension back. I was a teacher not a frigging magician ! With your attitude you must have been a poor teacher. Thank god you never taught my children or grandchildr...
by Lord Rothbury
Tue May 19, 2020 8:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11500
Views: 228723

Re: Covid-19

Burnley1989 wrote:
Tue May 19, 2020 7:27 am
I can’t believe he’s still banging that drum
Muggins seems to have some sort of agenda against Grumps and his perfectly valid travel.Time for Muggins to drop it as he is talking nonsense.
by Lord Rothbury
Sun May 10, 2020 12:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11500
Views: 228723

Re: Covid-19

EXoxVt5XYAEejoM.jpg Dr Ami Jones, an intensive care consultant in Wales, tweeted today to say: “Showing our supremacy in the world stats as we irresponsibly flount lockdown to celebrate VE Day in the worst fashion. Glad I’ve had a couple of weeks away from ITU to recuperate as the next wave is goin...
by Lord Rothbury
Sat May 09, 2020 11:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11500
Views: 228723

Re: Covid-19

The death rate per 1 million of population currently puts th US at 1/3rd that of Belgium.Also far less than the UK,Spain,Italy and some other Euro countries .???Are they really doing that badly.
by Lord Rothbury
Sat May 09, 2020 1:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11500
Views: 228723

Re: Covid-19

I didn’t mean to come across as being negative. There are some really positive signs in the data. As you say tested has increased by a factor of 10, but cases per day have remained about the same. Numbers of people in hospital are coming down. But we are becoming the bad country of Europe with many...
by Lord Rothbury
Sat May 09, 2020 6:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Best ever female vocalist
Replies: 93
Views: 2182

Re: Best ever female vocalist

Big Mama Thornton
Sister Rosetta Tharpe
by Lord Rothbury
Wed May 06, 2020 6:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Best ever female vocalist
Replies: 93
Views: 2182

Re: Best ever female vocalist

Sandy Denny
Ann Briggs
by Lord Rothbury
Tue May 05, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11500
Views: 228723

Re: Covid-19

I assume they are earning over the threshold. I see the point that AndrewJB is making. As it stands the furlough scheme could be described as a loan, employees receive the "furlough salary" but it is likely to be clawed back at some point in the future by tax rises across the board, austerity, etc....
by Lord Rothbury
Mon May 04, 2020 1:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Best ever male vocalist.
Replies: 84
Views: 2297

Re: Best ever male vocalist.

Steve Marriott by a long way
by Lord Rothbury
Fri Apr 24, 2020 8:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sunlight kills Covid virus
Replies: 51
Views: 3052

Re: Sunlight kills Covid virus

Trump also seems to be keen on researching the use of injecting people with disinfectant.Surely that can not be right.
by Lord Rothbury
Sun Apr 19, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: cycle route to malham
Replies: 133
Views: 4906

Re: cycle route to malham

How long before we have a thread " Malham is full" think I may start one.
by Lord Rothbury
Thu Apr 16, 2020 5:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11500
Views: 228723

Re: Covid-19

It appears around 70% of deaths in the UK are male and it seems for no known reason. Does this apply across Europe or is it just the UK?
by Lord Rothbury
Tue Apr 14, 2020 3:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11500
Views: 228723

Re: Covid-19

Been speaking to the staff at Woodside about getting some protective visors, they're fine for aprons, gloves and face masks. The good news is theyve been inundated with offers for them. My lad and his partner have been knocking em out while they've been in lock down, rang to offer 40 of the 150 the...
by Lord Rothbury
Mon Apr 13, 2020 2:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11500
Views: 228723

Re: Covid-19

He's probably spoken to directly and listened to the concerns and opinions of more Nurses, Doctors, Keyworkers, Recoverees & Widows than most MPs or Toby Young. So while he is not the arbiter of judgement I would hope he could distill some of the above into some constructive questions yes. Does any...
by Lord Rothbury
Sun Apr 12, 2020 3:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11500
Views: 228723

Re: Covid-19

Germany and South Korea are both more dense than the UK. Earlier lockdown and proper testing would have done a huge amount to render density/travel almost irrelevant. Instead we had Cheltenham, huge gigs still going ahead and our airports are still open with no testing for passengers. Imagine dying...
by Lord Rothbury
Sat Apr 11, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11500
Views: 228723

Re: Covid-19

Just been speaking to a staff member at Woodside Care Home in padiham. Theyd be seriously intested in those face masks that you've posted that look a bit like a welders mask that you're knocking out. They're fine for gloves, aprons and surgical masks but would definitely be interested in the ones t...
by Lord Rothbury
Thu Apr 09, 2020 12:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Swan killed on canal in Burnley
Replies: 108
Views: 4781

Re: Swan killed on canal in Burnley

Billy Balfour wrote:
Wed Apr 08, 2020 8:55 pm
Did you feel a bit of a prick?
No more than usual :D
by Lord Rothbury
Thu Apr 09, 2020 9:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Birchall Foods - we can help out!!
Replies: 15
Views: 1592

Re: Birchall Foods - we can help out!!

Longsidebogs wrote:
Thu Apr 09, 2020 8:01 am
Daylight robbery. Are these the normal prices or is profiteering a general practice at Birchall foods?
You do realise those are multi packs they seem quite reasonable to me. How does it work if you want only 4 tins of beans ?
by Lord Rothbury
Mon Apr 06, 2020 1:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11500
Views: 228723

Re: Covid-19

The cavalier attitude of Sweden towards the virus seems to have been the wrong one. Today's number of deaths well up on yesterday. Going off the graph posted earlier how much credence can be placed on the line Iran are showing.
by Lord Rothbury
Mon Apr 06, 2020 10:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool FC
Replies: 45
Views: 2710

Re: Liverpool FC

Everton are and always have been the club of the people on Merseyside. Liverpool are a club supported by hangers on/glory hunters.
by Lord Rothbury
Sat Apr 04, 2020 9:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Miranda .... wtf is this absolute
Replies: 34
Views: 1915

Re: Miranda .... wtf is this absolute Bo****ks

bfcjg wrote:
Fri Apr 03, 2020 8:25 pm
Miranda is the sort of performer the luvvies love because to not to means you are uncool sexist heightist and a Bernard Manning fan
None of the so-called comics of today come anywhere near Bernard Manning for gag cracking .
by Lord Rothbury
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11500
Views: 228723

Re: Covid-19

Just looked at a chart recording yesterday’s deaths worldwide .France recorded 1,355 the day previous it was just over 500.Does anyone know a reason for this as it seems a shocking increase if true.
by Lord Rothbury
Thu Apr 02, 2020 3:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RIP Eddie Large
Replies: 38
Views: 1599

Re: RIP Eddie Large

morpheus2 wrote:
Thu Apr 02, 2020 2:24 pm
RIP Eddie.

The duo together in their heyday

Image
That is a photo of Cannon and Ball .Sure Eddie would chuckle at your mistake.
by Lord Rothbury
Fri Mar 27, 2020 11:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11500
Views: 228723

Re: Covid-19

All not well in the EU as ministers fail to agree on how to share the costs of the virus. Apparently Spain and Italy not happy at a decision being put back two weeks. Macron admits this could signal the end of the EU.
by Lord Rothbury
Wed Mar 18, 2020 3:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11500
Views: 228723

Re: Coronavirus

thatdberight wrote:
Wed Mar 18, 2020 3:27 pm
Because this has a long way to run. It's still in the growth stage. There are more active cases now than any time yet.
But China now appear to be over the peak and only have around 4,000 deaths ?
by Lord Rothbury
Wed Mar 18, 2020 3:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11500
Views: 228723

Re: Coronavirus

I'd suggest that if anything like that was to happen, it would likely be London centric, purely to protect government buildings etc.. We just don't have the capacity for more than that. On a separate point, the BBC is making a headline out of Covid-19 cases topping 200,000. This is very misleading ...
by Lord Rothbury
Sat Mar 14, 2020 9:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: All this is really a bit jaw dropping , and quite a shock !
Replies: 19
Views: 2174

Re: All this is really a bit jaw dropping , and quite a shock !

What do people expect to find at Aintree when a large number of Scousers gather together . They are fed weekly on the inane ramblings of Herr Klopp. "That horse is world-class why run that way it could have run a proper race"
by Lord Rothbury
Wed Feb 19, 2020 10:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Atletico v Liverpool
Replies: 84
Views: 2357

Re: Atletico v Liverpool

Klopp already warning Madrid to expect a hostile atmosphere at Anfield could this be a veiled request for the Liverpool thugs to attack the team bus again? Seemed to work last time so not try it again sure that Meryside plod will deal with it again as effectively as before.
by Lord Rothbury
Sun Jan 05, 2020 9:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Trouble around Barden
Replies: 55
Views: 6081

Re: Trouble around Barden

Most of that area is quite respectable full of nice people.Unfortunately some of it is not and most people understand why.
by Lord Rothbury
Sun Dec 22, 2019 10:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Signing star players from our cup opposition
Replies: 36
Views: 1914

Re: Signing star players from our cup opposition

Winston White, was it Exeter?

Classic song.Went something like

He's black he's White.
We play him on the right.
Winston White, Winston White.
by Lord Rothbury
Sun Dec 22, 2019 10:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Signing star players from our cup opposition
Replies: 36
Views: 1914

Re: Signing star players from our cup opposition

Winston White, was it Exeter?

Classic song.Went something like

He's black he's White.
We play him on the right.
Winston White, Winston White.
by Lord Rothbury
Sat Dec 14, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cricket Club Smashed Up?
Replies: 22
Views: 2287

Re: Cricket Club Smashed Up?

How would you notice any damage? if they completely wrecked the place there would only be £10 worth of damage caused.

UTH
by Lord Rothbury
Fri Dec 13, 2019 11:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 87041

Re: General Election Is On

Does this result mean I will have to continue paying for broadband?
by Lord Rothbury
Thu Dec 12, 2019 6:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019 Burnley Election Forecast Competition ...
Replies: 101
Views: 4794

Re: 2019 Burnley Election Forecast Competition ...

Lab 34%
Con 33%
Brex 11%
Lib Undem7%
BPIP 8%
Green 6%
Ind1%
by Lord Rothbury
Thu Dec 12, 2019 5:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 87041

Re: General Election Is On

Bordeauxclaret wrote:
Thu Dec 12, 2019 4:32 pm
She looks to have the correct ones on other photos of her doing the rounds.
Suppose she could have nipped home.
Is she capable of finding her way home?
by Lord Rothbury
Mon Dec 09, 2019 6:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley fan ejected at Spurs for racism
Replies: 56
Views: 4726

Re: Burnley fan ejected at Spurs for racism

They do not need masks in N London there are so many stabbings the police have given up.
by Lord Rothbury
Mon Dec 09, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley fan ejected at Spurs for racism
Replies: 56
Views: 4726

Re: Burnley fan ejected at Spurs for racism

So again you assume his guilt. Nothing is proven and put onto the streets .Thank god you are not his father.
by Lord Rothbury
Mon Dec 09, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley fan ejected at Spurs for racism
Replies: 56
Views: 4726

Re: Burnley fan ejected at Spurs for racism

Would you be happy if that was your boy?
by Lord Rothbury
Mon Dec 09, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley fan ejected at Spurs for racism
Replies: 56
Views: 4726

Re: Burnley fan ejected at Spurs for racism

So a 13/14-year-old Claret has been ejected from Spurs ground for alleged racial abuse of Son. Not yet proven but people want him banned or whatever without him been proven guilty? somehow does not seem right to me but hardly surprising with the holier than thou attitude that prevails on this board....
by Lord Rothbury
Tue Nov 26, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 87041

Re: General Election Is On

Time to do away with this party politics nonsense and the even more absurd electioneering. The military should remove all politicians and start running the country on some good old fashioned British values.
by Lord Rothbury
Mon Nov 18, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019 Burnley Election Forecast Competition ...
Replies: 101
Views: 4794

Re: 2019 Burnley Election Forecast Competition ...

Having looked through the predictions for polling percentages one thing stands out. That is that everyone is underestimating the number of votes Charlie Briggs will poll. I can only speak for the wards of Gannow and Lowerhouse & Rosegrove where I have some feel for opinion and that is that Charlie w...
by Lord Rothbury
Fri Nov 15, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 87041

Re: General Election Is On

When asked the same question Diane Abbott replied 80/40.