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by HuncoatClaret
Mon May 25, 2020 7:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Happy Birthday, tybfc
Replies: 16
Views: 452

Re: Happy Birthday, tybfc

CleggHall wrote:
Mon May 25, 2020 9:23 am
Buckle up thi' pads, oil t' bat you're in next! :D
TY didn't even know which end of the bat to hold!
Happy 60th Tony.
by HuncoatClaret
Fri May 22, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Frank Casper – January 1983 to June 1983
Replies: 22
Views: 885

Re: ARTICLE: Frank Casper – January 1983 to June 1983

Brian Miller once told the Accy Clarets that "terms were agreed with Danny Wilson for the 82/83 season, he needed to replace Tommy Cassidy, who could no longer do 90mins" . The directors pulled the plug on the deal at the last minute and Miller never knew why. It might have been so different, it too...
by HuncoatClaret
Fri May 22, 2020 9:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: I will never be that bored that i.......
Replies: 32
Views: 1827

Re: I will never be that bored that i.......

Will watch gogglebox
by HuncoatClaret
Fri May 15, 2020 3:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: AT HOME WITH... | CHRIS WOOD
Replies: 5
Views: 973

Re: AT HOME WITH... | CHRIS WOOD

I know Darren Bentley has done a couple of these, he's fine, but who's the other bloke? I stopped watching these interviews, because he was sending me to sleep. Blimey, he needs to liven up a bit, and maybe try to add a little bit of humour to it. Who is he?
by HuncoatClaret
Fri May 15, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Old local sayings
Replies: 131
Views: 3470

Re: Old local sayings

ColneMonkey wrote:
Fri May 15, 2020 10:34 am
My mother in law, Burnley born and bread, uses am-a-gate - pronounced like 'I'm a gate'.
Most people will have heard this saying, "I'm a gate" but if they haven't, they shouldn't take "a fence"
by HuncoatClaret
Thu May 14, 2020 6:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Old local sayings
Replies: 131
Views: 3470

Re: Old local sayings

All you need to know is here.
https://youtu.be/WgEc4Cz32eo
by HuncoatClaret
Sun May 10, 2020 6:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tested yesterday.
Replies: 31
Views: 2386

Re: Tested yesterday.

IanMcL wrote:
Sun May 10, 2020 5:30 pm
If successful, do you have a chance of playing?
I don't understand that quote, it doesn't make sense.
by HuncoatClaret
Sun May 10, 2020 5:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tested yesterday.
Replies: 31
Views: 2386

Re: Tested yesterday.

[quote=ClaretDiver
My lass is on covid wards and she hasn't even been offered one!!!

Loads of booking spaces are available for getting tested at Turf Moor today or tomorrow.
by HuncoatClaret
Sun May 10, 2020 5:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tested yesterday.
Replies: 31
Views: 2386

Re: Tested yesterday.

Has anyone been to the Turf for a Covid-19 test? They're there until tomorrow testing people.
by HuncoatClaret
Sun Apr 19, 2020 11:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The chase now
Replies: 28
Views: 2589

Re: The chase now

The audition for The Chase lasts for 1hour and the nearest one is usually at Blackpool football club. You go in with about a dozen other applicants, and start by having to talk for a few minutes about yourself. After that, you have few general knowledge quizzes, and finally you get split into 2 team...
by HuncoatClaret
Sun Apr 19, 2020 11:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Paddy Mc-effin-Guiness balls dropped
Replies: 42
Views: 2251

Re: Paddy Mc-effin-Guiness balls dropped

Bosscat I know we have said this before but just finished dinner put on the TV and wtf is this abso-bloody-lute b*ll*cks Catchpoint ... do they deliberately find morons who A, cannot catch and B, have no general knowledge ... if this is primetime TV bring back Bullseye.... At least he won't forget h...
by HuncoatClaret
Mon Apr 06, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The clubs response to the current situation
Replies: 45
Views: 2196

Re: The clubs response to the current situation

[quote=tim_noone post_
I'm not reading....much to long. Will they read it no...much to long.
[/quote]

I hope they the club do read it, it's been perfectly put together. I applaud your effort CFC, well done.
by HuncoatClaret
Mon Apr 06, 2020 9:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The clubs response to the current situation
Replies: 45
Views: 2196

Re: The clubs response to the current situation

CricketfieldClaret has made some great points here and I couldn't agree more. I noticed that a few players have been ringing some older supporters up for a natter, which is a lovely gesture. The 3 part Q&A with the manager was also a good P. R exercise. Last week I tweeted Nick Pope, and mentioned t...
by HuncoatClaret
Sun Mar 22, 2020 3:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Statement from the Lancashire Cricket League
Replies: 15
Views: 852

Re: Statement from the Lancashire Cricket League

[quote=Cubanclaret post
Can some just cancel 2020. Period. Thanks

Not sure that the menstrual cycle has anything to do with cricket!
by HuncoatClaret
Sun Mar 22, 2020 12:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Statement from the Lancashire Cricket League
Replies: 15
Views: 852

Re: Statement from the Lancashire Cricket League

Item 8 says that, but I just wondered about the legal side of cancelling a contract. I'd imagine most clubs have houses and cars fixed up for when their pro arrives.
by HuncoatClaret
Sun Mar 22, 2020 12:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Statement from the Lancashire Cricket League
Replies: 15
Views: 852

Re: Statement from the Lancashire Cricket League

I guessing all the Pro contracts have been cancelled or is it not that simple?
by HuncoatClaret
Thu Mar 12, 2020 3:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Jay Rod joins the injury list
Replies: 26
Views: 2654

Re: ARTICLE: Jay Rod joins the injury list

That's a real shame. Jay's all round game has been fantastic in this run of starts that he's had, he's been one of the main reasons for our upturn in form.
by HuncoatClaret
Sat Mar 07, 2020 9:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ben Mee
Replies: 144
Views: 5377

Re: Ben Mee

We wouldn't be where we are without Ben Mee. Outstanding for Burnley and I'm sure he'll go down as a Claret's legend.
by HuncoatClaret
Thu Feb 27, 2020 10:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Westwood extends stay for another year
Replies: 51
Views: 3223

Re: ARTICLE: Westwood extends stay for another year

Good news and happy about it. Interestingly though there was an article last week which compared each teams pivotal midfield players. Westwood was way behind them all except on goals created. I still think he is too cautious to be a top midfielder. He very rarely has a shot which is surprising as h...
by HuncoatClaret
Tue Feb 04, 2020 6:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Newcastle United v Burnley – Ticket Information
Replies: 93
Views: 5871

Re: 2019/20: Newcastle United v Burnley – Ticket Information

It's incredible but the last time we played there on a Saturday was on 6th November 1982 Crikey, I was 13yrs old and went to that game on the viscount Central coach from Accy with some of my family. They away end was just a small open end behind the goal. They had Kevin Keegan and Imre Varadi up fr...
by HuncoatClaret
Sun Jan 26, 2020 10:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What did I miss - club for sale
Replies: 115
Views: 6959

Re: What did I miss - club for sale

Weller definitely DID NOT say anything to suggest that the club was for sale.
by HuncoatClaret
Mon Jan 20, 2020 7:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our last sweeper?
Replies: 58
Views: 2066

Re: Our last sweeper?

Ashley Westwood has played behind the back 4 for the last two seasons.
by HuncoatClaret
Sun Nov 03, 2019 12:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Next 3 games - changes needed but what
Replies: 60
Views: 2618

Re: Next 3 games - changes needed but what

Westwood has pace, you must be able to see that from your TV?
by HuncoatClaret
Sun Nov 03, 2019 12:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Next 3 games - changes needed but what
Replies: 60
Views: 2618

Re: Next 3 games - changes needed but what

Westwood has got to stop playing centre half! He is never in front of play and always runs behind players to receive the ball, majority of his passes are the to Tarks or Mee. With his pace he should be getting up in the box more and be more of a goal scoring threat, but he'd much rather pass on resp...
by HuncoatClaret
Sun Oct 27, 2019 11:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pope
Replies: 78
Views: 5385

Re: Pope

I'm a massive Pope fan after we finished 7th and I was glad to see Tom go to Villa. However, I've watched the last two Villa and Burnley games, and Tom looks a league above Pope at the moment. I was complaining about him to my daughter today on the match. I'm not sure why he isn't playing in the wa...
by HuncoatClaret
Sat Oct 26, 2019 10:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pope
Replies: 78
Views: 5385

Re: Pope

This thread is unbelievable.
by HuncoatClaret
Sat Oct 26, 2019 8:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Individual Mistakes
Replies: 35
Views: 2249

Re: Individual Mistakes

KRBFC wrote:Crying out for a new right back, right winger and a replacement for Cork.
I thought Cork was one of our better players today.
by HuncoatClaret
Wed Oct 23, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Get well soon TYBFC
Replies: 83
Views: 5013

Re: Get well soon TYBFC

Flixton Claret wrote:Updates as requested:

TY came home from hospital yesterday afternoon.I visited him briefly late pm.
He is much better but very weak and will certainly not be fit for Saturday.
Keep the messages of support coming for him!!
Part timer!
by HuncoatClaret
Mon Oct 21, 2019 5:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Wood
Replies: 86
Views: 4344

Re: Chris Wood

Do you mean 20 league goals or in all competitions? My next door neighbour is a big Leeds fan and didn't think he'd make it in the Premier League. If only the thread where I suggested we sign him hadn't been deleted. I remember ClaretTony saying 'no thanks', but he wasn't alone. Half the posters on...
by HuncoatClaret
Mon Oct 14, 2019 5:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Get well soon TYBFC
Replies: 83
Views: 5013

Re: Get well soon TYBFC

I only know Tony from hitting him for 6 everytime I batted against his spin bowling.
Keep your chins up and get well soon, Stampy won't be happy if you miss another Sunday.
by HuncoatClaret
Sun Oct 06, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jay Rod v Wood v Barnes
Replies: 89
Views: 13648

Re: Jay Rod v Wood v Barnes

In a nutshell - some fans want to change the front two after one game. Bottom line? You wanted Wood dropped for Vydra for the Norwich game. If you actually went to a game, you'd see how good the strikers were working together, but Jay improved the team yesterday, you won't have seen that on your do...
by HuncoatClaret
Wed Sep 25, 2019 9:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Old Longside song.....anyone remember?
Replies: 54
Views: 6683

Re: Old Longside song.....anyone remember?

When your smiling(I know it should be you're) When your smiling, the whole world smiles with you When your laughing, when your laughing The sun comes shining through But when your crying, you bring on the rain So stop your crying be happy again So when your smiling, when your smiling THE WHOLE WORLD...
by HuncoatClaret
Wed Sep 25, 2019 6:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Hendrick and Wood share the honours in Norwich win
Replies: 23
Views: 1322

Re: ARTICLE: Hendrick and Wood share the honours in Norwich win

FactualFrank wrote:Apart from giving the ball away once, Hendrick was superb. Yet every time the starting line-up comes out you always get someone complaining that he's picked.
Did you go to the game Frank?
by HuncoatClaret
Sun Sep 15, 2019 10:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lowerhouse new pro
Replies: 45
Views: 3600

Re: Lowerhouse new pro

Burnley have lost McCluskie haven't they and are trying to replace him with Liam Grimshaw from Accy. Accy were fighting hard to keep him though.

Is that Liam Grimshaw, the Burnley fan, who plays full back for Motherwell?
I've heard he has a brother called Kieren who plays cricket for Accy.
by HuncoatClaret
Sat Sep 14, 2019 5:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick goal
Replies: 71
Views: 10524

Re: Hendrick goal

Spijed wrote:In terms of golden opportunities we probably created as much as they did. Cork should have done better in the first half & Wood should have scored with that shot from Westwood.
Wood should've reacted better, but that was an awful effort by Westwood, he's got to hit the target from 12yrds.
by HuncoatClaret
Sat Sep 07, 2019 9:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Roy Keane speaks out about two former Clarets
Replies: 82
Views: 12725

Re: ARTICLE: Roy Keane speaks out about two former Clarets

Why was Keane such a terrible manager in some people's opinion? He's managed 2 clubs for 2 seasons each and won a championship title. As for how he is as a person, like everyone else on here, I don't know, but I do remember him instigating the players remembering the late Jimmy Davis at the fa cup p...
by HuncoatClaret
Sun Sep 01, 2019 8:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ashley Hoskin
Replies: 21
Views: 3416

Re: Ashley Hoskin

It sounds as though everyone thinks that Ash or Tash as he's always been known as a kid, is only a Claret since playing for the club. Ash has been going on the Turf since he was born with his older brother who was also a decent player.
by HuncoatClaret
Tue Aug 27, 2019 6:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Any news on JBG?
Replies: 42
Views: 6098

Re: Any news on JBG?

Top Claret wrote:Never been a Gumundson fan, he is far to slow for this level, he is championship at best..

Hendrick is a far better proposition for the Liverpool game, he at least won't give the ball away in crucial positions
Unbelievable.
by HuncoatClaret
Fri Aug 09, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ben Mee appointed club captain
Replies: 43
Views: 4236

Re: Ben Mee appointed club captain

I started watching in the 70s and I’m fairly certain (but may have to stand corrected) that our centre halves were numbered 5 and 6. I have always know the number 4 to be midfield.... Same here. I think Jim Thompson was number 5, Billy Rodaway 6, they were the centre halves then uwe Noble 4 and Gin...
by HuncoatClaret
Sat Jul 20, 2019 8:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Golf - The Open Championship Tipping League
Replies: 85
Views: 3740

Re: Golf - The Open Championship Tipping League

tybfc wrote:I've just noticed that huncoatclaret has reached a hundred.

That will be the first of his cricketing career.
I lost count after 1988 with how many tons I made, but I do remember your gentle bowling going for 100 off 7 overs several times
by HuncoatClaret
Tue Jul 16, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Golf - The Open Championship Tipping League
Replies: 85
Views: 3740

Re: Golf - The Open Championship Tipping League

B. Wiesberger
T. Fleetwood (nap)
R McIlroy
A Scott
J Thomas
J Rahm
by HuncoatClaret
Sat Jun 29, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancashire League ... World XI
Replies: 70
Views: 4570

Re: Lancashire League ... World XI

Damien Fleming was an unbelievable bowler, but for a shoulder injury he'd have played a lot more test matches. Whenever anything is said about the great pro's of the Lancs League, I find it amazing that Dik Abed is never mentioned. In 10 seasons, from 1967 to 1976, he scored 5271 runs at an average ...
by HuncoatClaret
Sat Jun 29, 2019 7:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Palace want £80m for Wilf
Replies: 29
Views: 2213

Re: Palace want £80m for Wilf

Who's Wilf?
by HuncoatClaret
Sun Dec 24, 2017 9:31 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: To the man sat behind us...
Replies: 28
Views: 3157

Re: To the man sat behind us...

[quote="Inchy"]I heard someone similar in CFS.

I turned round and said “what you expect this is an amazing spurs team F off you crank”

Yeah, of course you did.
by HuncoatClaret
Wed Oct 18, 2017 7:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: If he goes?
Replies: 173
Views: 14928

Re: If he goes?

arise_sir_charge wrote:Please God, not Mike Phelan.
Why?
by HuncoatClaret
Wed Oct 18, 2017 7:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: If he goes?
Replies: 173
Views: 14928

Re: If he goes?

Craig Shakespeare or Mick Phelan
by HuncoatClaret
Sun Oct 08, 2017 6:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Beatles in nelson.
Replies: 94
Views: 6911

Re: Beatles in nelson.

I actually think the coolest and underrated act from the 60s is Steve Marriott of the small faces. Been trying to get a print of the small faces for my wall, but they are pretty rare and expensive. The "all or nothing" theatre production which tell the story of the small faces is well worth going t...
by HuncoatClaret
Fri Sep 29, 2017 5:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Antiques Road Show - Camera!
Replies: 4
Views: 825

Re: Antiques Road Show - Camera!

It was on antiques road trip and bought by the brilliant Paul Laidlow. All the profits go to children in need.
by HuncoatClaret
Fri Sep 22, 2017 7:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fit guys and girls in Corrie
Replies: 17
Views: 3036

Re: Fit guys and girls in Corrie

Fit Guys? are you American or at University?
by HuncoatClaret
Mon Sep 18, 2017 6:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Charlie Talylor
Replies: 38
Views: 4446

Re: Charlie Talylor

FactualFrank"]Haha!

Hold on... you're serious?
If it's good enough for the ROI then it will do for us if taylor is not on the bench, unless FactualFrank (a Liverpool fan who never watches Burnley) knows better.