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by levraiclaret
Mon Apr 06, 2020 9:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: " I never knew that " ....
Replies: 32
Views: 1052

Re: " I never knew that " ....

A few random connections and facts about the famous .... 10) The first football chant was penned by Sir Edward Elgar, composer of " Land of Hope and Glory " in 1898. " He wrote " He banged the leather for goal ", in tribute to Wolves forward, Billy Malpass. Elgar would often cycle the 40 miles from...
by levraiclaret
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RIP Bill Withers
Replies: 13
Views: 622

Re: RIP Bill Withers

I loved many of Bill's tracks - Ain't No Sunshine, Grandma's hands, Better off Dead but this my favourite from 1972

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iw6Heeu ... adio=1&t=0
by levraiclaret
Fri Apr 03, 2020 8:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Where would you sit
Replies: 58
Views: 1442

Re: Where would you sit

Elvis and Dusty Springfield?
by levraiclaret
Fri Apr 03, 2020 8:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Where would you sit
Replies: 58
Views: 1442

Re: Where would you sit

The table with Bill Withers and John Prine for sure.
by levraiclaret
Fri Apr 03, 2020 8:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Where would you sit
Replies: 58
Views: 1442

Re: Where would you sit

At the table with Sam Cooke + Otis or the one with the Miracles + the Impressions or the one with Howlin Wolf + Muddy Waters, Hank Williams + Johnny Cash, Aretha Franklin + Mavis Staples, Gladys Knight + Martha Reeves, Byrds + Buffalo Springfield, Joni Mitchell + James Taylor, Janis Joplin + Kris Kr...
by levraiclaret
Mon Mar 30, 2020 8:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Oldham - Acapulco of the North West
Replies: 13
Views: 1179

Re: Oldham - Acapulco of the North West

That's him, thanks.
by levraiclaret
Mon Mar 30, 2020 8:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Oldham - Acapulco of the North West
Replies: 13
Views: 1179

Re: Oldham - Acapulco of the North West

Who was the patronising presenter? I recognise him but can't put a name to the prat.
by levraiclaret
Wed Mar 25, 2020 10:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Time for a Music Thread - Songs with Pedal Steel Guitar
Replies: 25
Views: 369

Re: Time for a Music Thread - Songs with Pedal Steel Guitar

IanMcL wrote:
Wed Mar 25, 2020 9:37 pm
Is there a country record without?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MOjtMkDCvaQ

Try this Ian
by levraiclaret
Wed Mar 25, 2020 9:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Time for a Music Thread - Songs with Pedal Steel Guitar
Replies: 25
Views: 369

Re: Time for a Music Thread - Songs with Pedal Steel Guitar

Emmylou Harris with Linda Ronstadt on Rodney Crowell's Till I gain control again

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uBey3bQM-ro
by levraiclaret
Wed Mar 25, 2020 8:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Time for a Music Thread - Songs with Pedal Steel Guitar
Replies: 25
Views: 369

Re: Time for a Music Thread - Songs with Pedal Steel Guitar

One for Waylon from the Rolling Stones

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SwEOZtJm8pU

a tribute to Bob Wills but man you should hear the Asleep at the Wheels take von this
by levraiclaret
Wed Mar 25, 2020 8:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Time for a Music Thread - Songs with Pedal Steel Guitar
Replies: 25
Views: 369

Re: Time for a Music Thread - Songs with Pedal Steel Guitar

I can't say for sure who is playing the PSG but what a line up. what a song

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KzuSeaMy-aU

In my hour of darkness
by levraiclaret
Wed Mar 25, 2020 8:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Time for a Music Thread - Songs with Pedal Steel Guitar
Replies: 25
Views: 369

Re: Time for a Music Thread - Songs with Pedal Steel Guitar

Another from Jackson (tested positive, get well soon) and David Lindley

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h8y45mA ... io=1&t=144
by levraiclaret
Wed Mar 25, 2020 8:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Time for a Music Thread - Songs with Pedal Steel Guitar
Replies: 25
Views: 369

Re: Time for a Music Thread - Songs with Pedal Steel Guitar

Sorry its taken me so long to pick up on this

I think there is one on this beaut

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X9bcztN7NmA

Jackson Browne btw with David Lindley on pedal steel.
by levraiclaret
Wed Mar 25, 2020 8:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Time for a Music Thread - Songs with Pedal Steel Guitar
Replies: 25
Views: 369

Re: Time for a Music Thread - Songs with Pedal Steel Guitar

Hipper wrote:
Tue Mar 24, 2020 5:45 pm
Bob Egan - An Airport Bar On Christmas Day

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0cs4vcUplZI

Lambchop - The Saturday Option - Paul Niehaus

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0cs4vcUplZI
I think you posted the same link twice there hipper
by levraiclaret
Fri Mar 20, 2020 10:22 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Why cant we just print a load more bank notes and share them out
Replies: 57
Views: 1925

Re: Why cant we just print a load more bank notes and share them out

Rodleydave wrote:
Fri Mar 20, 2020 10:07 am
I already am...
Are mine in the post?
by levraiclaret
Wed Mar 18, 2020 8:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris Watch
Replies: 895
Views: 16592

Re: Boris Watch

Until a few days ago Johnson was willing to let half a million of us die - as per the modelling. That’s why while other countries were putting strict measures in place, we were not. Only when his insouciance became public did Johnson begin to take action. Now we could be well behind the curve. To b...
by levraiclaret
Tue Mar 17, 2020 10:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Why cant we just print a load more bank notes and share them out
Replies: 57
Views: 1925

Re: Why cant we just print a load more bank notes and share them out

By the time the billionaires, bankers and flat taxers had taken their share there would be none left for the poor.
by levraiclaret
Tue Mar 17, 2020 10:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Over seventies
Replies: 69
Views: 3294

Re: Over seventies

IanMcL wrote:
Mon Mar 16, 2020 6:44 pm
The world has ground to a halt!
Due to my current vision issues I skim read that as " The world has ground to a malt" which given your taste in beverages, I thought was very witty.

Similarly I initially thought Rowls was "Dog fishing from a Fiat"

Start the cat.
by levraiclaret
Thu Mar 12, 2020 9:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 6193
Views: 114408

Re: Coronavirus

What the f*ck has this to do with Brexit. It's not relevant who is PM or who said what! Nobody could prepare for this. Why the hell are you bringing politics into it? It would be the same regardless or party. Unless you're suggesting Labour have some magical health pixies? Brexit because Johnson, G...
by levraiclaret
Thu Mar 12, 2020 5:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 6193
Views: 114408

Re: Coronavirus

Whichever way you look at it. They'd offer the same advice to whatever colour party was in office. It's a moot point! No another government might just take medical advice. Johnson, Gove and Cummings are the folks who lied about the benefits of leaving the EU. Remember them, easiest trade deal in hi...
by levraiclaret
Thu Mar 12, 2020 5:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 6193
Views: 114408

Re: Coronavirus

I totally fail to see what Boris Johnson is supposed to do. He's no medical expert. He's going off advice off the top NHS staff. Incidentally, regarded as the best in the world. Yet you and others think it's the Government's fault?! He, for me; is dealing with it better than many other countries. H...
by levraiclaret
Thu Mar 12, 2020 5:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cataract operation
Replies: 50
Views: 1127

Re: Cataract operation

Good morning levrai, Yes, it would have been me. If I remember rightly, there was just us and a Bournemouth fan and his wife there. Apart from Aberdeen, that was the last away night match I went to. That was a good night, the peak of the Defour/Brady inspired run - good results and great football. ...
by levraiclaret
Tue Mar 10, 2020 9:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cataract operation
Replies: 50
Views: 1127

Re: Cataract operation

Yes, I'll just have to avoid having an accident! My follow up is now on Monday, I'm sure I'll be signed off then. Living where I do, four miles from the nearest shop, and no bus service, your own transport is a necessity. Tell me about it, my first op was at the end of last year, then I had another...
by levraiclaret
Tue Mar 10, 2020 7:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cataract operation
Replies: 50
Views: 1127

Re: Cataract operation

Pleased to report that the operation was a complete success. What a difference. The colours with my " new " eye are so vivid. All the initial side effects, blurred and wonky vision, had gone within forty eight hours. I'm doing as I'm told ( drops four times a day, eye patch while in bed) except dri...
by levraiclaret
Tue Mar 10, 2020 7:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Economics
Replies: 19
Views: 929

Re: Economics

Corky wrote:
Tue Mar 10, 2020 3:53 pm
It's all Adam Smiths fault.
Yeh it was handball.
by levraiclaret
Tue Mar 03, 2020 1:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Exeter City, March 1987
Replies: 70
Views: 2110

Re: Burnley v Exeter City, March 1987

jamesisaburyfan wrote:
Tue Mar 03, 2020 8:48 am
Fantastic pictures.
Read James's book to get the full flavour of those days from a Shakers perspective.
by levraiclaret
Tue Mar 03, 2020 1:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stan’s time at Bury
Replies: 30
Views: 3150

Re: Stan’s time at Bury

If like me you enjoy reading complementary things about our club and team then I recommend this book as it is almost as much a hymn of praise to "the Burnley Way" as it is a paean to Martin Dobson and his special Bury team. James also includes a shoeing for the lashers supporters for good measure as...
by levraiclaret
Tue Mar 03, 2020 12:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Mills
Replies: 49
Views: 2459

Re: Danny Mills

Was Mills not on some FA taskforce a few years ago?
by levraiclaret
Thu Feb 27, 2020 3:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Westwood extends stay for another year
Replies: 51
Views: 2829

Re: ARTICLE: Westwood extends stay for another year

Great news. Excellent signing> Top bloke.
by levraiclaret
Thu Feb 27, 2020 1:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stan’s time at Bury
Replies: 30
Views: 3150

Re: Stan’s time at Bury

I will give it a go next week when I am posturing (keeping my head down, nose pointing to the floor) after an eye operation tomorrow morning.
by levraiclaret
Sat Feb 15, 2020 4:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gibson, Vydra or Ings
Replies: 55
Views: 2764

Re: Gibson, Vydra or Ings

Yes but Ings was getting plenty of game time.
by levraiclaret
Sat Feb 15, 2020 3:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BOB LORD of Burnley
Replies: 23
Views: 2051

Re: BOB LORD of Burnley

I bought it for my Kindle yesterday and look forward to reading it when my vision settles down after my eye operation.
by levraiclaret
Mon Feb 03, 2020 4:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Arsenal - Player Ratings
Replies: 71
Views: 4026

Re: Burnley v Arsenal - Player Ratings

Pope 7
Lowton 8
Tarkowski 9*
Mee 8
Taylor 9
Hendrick 7
Cork 8
Westwood 8
McNeil 8
Wood 7
Rodriguez 8
by levraiclaret
Fri Jan 31, 2020 9:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: “I’ve not had a budget”
Replies: 80
Views: 5197

Re: “I’ve not had a budget”

Dyche said in an interview this morning that he doesn’t have a budget and that he has to generate money to spend it. Can anyone with a better understanding of the clubs’ finances that me explain why this might be? I assume he is using it in the sense that he hasn't been told "there is £15m for buyi...
by levraiclaret
Fri Jan 24, 2020 9:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Wood Song
Replies: 57
Views: 1980

Re: Chris Wood Song

Here is one from last year's New Song for Chris Wood thread:- We could base it on the old Eddie Floyd song "Knock on Wood" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kceiks__PsE" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; We don't want to lose The next game That we've got If we do it will surely Surely, mea...
by levraiclaret
Thu Jan 23, 2020 7:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Championship Review 2013-2014
Replies: 0
Views: 237

Championship Review 2013-2014

Starting at 8:15pm on Sky Sports Football Channel 403.
by levraiclaret
Thu Jan 23, 2020 12:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Now is the time
Replies: 39
Views: 3010

Re: Now is the time

Dyched wrote:
Fri Jan 17, 2020 10:41 pm
Nice words but daft using that picture. Those lads would do anything for each other. Proper team. This current team couldn’t get an equaliser at Brighton not once nowhere near twice. Nor the equaliser vs Boro.

Our current team doesn’t have the ********.
Not stood the test of time tbf.
by levraiclaret
Sun Jan 19, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley FC - In memoriam 2019
Replies: 35
Views: 1651

Re: Burnley FC - In memoriam 2019

I knew two of the deceased on there, Peter Bibby (Pobble with no toes) who took me out on my first job when I started work at Kneeshaw Moffatt in September 1967. Arthur Fergus who I knew from around 1963 who was my music guru and guided me into R&B and Soul. RIP to two guys who had significant influ...
by levraiclaret
Sun Jan 19, 2020 5:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Leicester - Player Ratings
Replies: 108
Views: 4405

Re: Burnley v Leicester - Player Ratings

Can’t blame the referee for not giving the Cork foul as he sees it once Watching on TV I did not think it was a foul first time but when it showed it several times during VAR check it was clearly a foul VAR man at St George’s to blame not Taylor Taylor made first mistake, tackle from behind is a fo...
by levraiclaret
Sun Jan 19, 2020 5:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Thank you
Replies: 15
Views: 1869

Re: Thank you

Three more wins and a couple of draws. great win though.
by levraiclaret
Sun Jan 19, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Maddison
Replies: 53
Views: 3840

Re: Maddison

gandhisflipflop wrote:
Sun Jan 19, 2020 5:22 pm
Change the thread title to Ashley Barnes and it could be just as relevant.
You need to buy a dictionary, and study it.
by levraiclaret
Sun Jan 19, 2020 5:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Maddison
Replies: 53
Views: 3840

Re: Maddison

Lowbankclaret wrote:
Sun Jan 19, 2020 5:21 pm
It’s how the game is going, we need to start doing it as well
Disgrace
by levraiclaret
Sun Jan 19, 2020 5:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fans today
Replies: 23
Views: 2606

Re: Fans today

turbo5 wrote:
Sun Jan 19, 2020 5:08 pm
Even at 0-1 down we fought and played so the crowd will support the team. even if we get beat the crowd will support the team. I remember our first home game against Chelsea (2nd promotion we got beat but I was so proud.
Arfield's goal :P
by levraiclaret
Sun Jan 19, 2020 5:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Leicester - Player Ratings
Replies: 108
Views: 4405

Re: Burnley v Leicester - Player Ratings

ClaretTony wrote:
Sun Jan 19, 2020 4:54 pm
On the Cork debate - I didn't think he was fouled at the time but I've seen it back and he clearly was. Quite how that goal has been allowed I don't know.
Anthony Taylor?
by levraiclaret
Sun Jan 19, 2020 4:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lifestyle advice
Replies: 103
Views: 2557

Re: Lifestyle advice

I have now been retired 15 months,my health is not what it was 15 months ago and my weight is beginning to balloon,please could some of you retired old buggers on here give me some lifestyle advice I'm beginning to stagnate in my armchair and my tshirts are finding it difficult to cover my belly......