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by beddie
Sun Jan 26, 2020 8:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jordan Sinnott
Replies: 52
Views: 3554

Re: Jordan Sinnott

ClaretTony wrote:
Sat Jan 25, 2020 10:45 pm
I despair at times. Young lad, life ahead of him. What an awful world it is at times.
I agree wholeheartedly with that sentence.
by beddie
Sun Jan 26, 2020 8:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Train prices for Newcastle away
Replies: 28
Views: 1875

Re: Train prices for Newcastle away

18.07 back leaves plenty of time to walk to the station after the match and celebrate in The Victoria Comet opposite the station. The station bar The Centurion is OK too with good choice of real ales. "Walk back to the station" it'll take 30 mins to walk down the stairs from the top of that skyscra...
by beddie
Sat Jan 25, 2020 9:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO cricketfieldclarets
Replies: 57
Views: 1543

Re: FAO cricketfieldclarets

Just wondering the other day ty how you were getting on. Great to hear from you and hope you get back to full strength soon.
by beddie
Fri Jan 24, 2020 11:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Coming today from Scotland
Replies: 42
Views: 2395

Re: Coming today from Scotland

My concern Ayrshire is what's happened to the other two? :D Hope it another enjoyable day for you all.
by beddie
Fri Jan 24, 2020 8:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1524
Views: 157294

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

there's a quote from Tarks on his interview last night - basically implies that they've been told to speed things up from the back, distribution from Pope needed to be quicker - very noticeable last night that Taylor also got forward often and quickly too. Whilst not wanting to take away anything f...
by beddie
Thu Jan 23, 2020 10:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Man U v Burnley on TV
Replies: 10
Views: 1457

Re: Man U v Burnley on TV

claretblue wrote:
Thu Jan 23, 2020 11:37 am
highlights showing again at 12:00 mid-day

BT Sports 3
I didn't dare watch it in case we lost :lol:
by beddie
Thu Jan 23, 2020 8:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Well done Jay Rod
Replies: 49
Views: 3416

Re: Well done Jay Rod

Just what a player needs "game time". He'll get quicker and sharper the more he gets. Well done Jay, the touch prior to him striking it was sublime.
by beddie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 6:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Manure versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 388
Views: 12720

Re: Man Utd versus MIGHTY CLARETS

I assume the silly kick off time is due to TV. Oh whilst on the subject why are the other two Prem games kicking off at 7.30?h
by beddie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1524
Views: 157294

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

It's not the way forward though is it if we signed Allen. We desperately need an injection of pace and athleticism in the middle. I don't dispute Allen is a good distributor of the ball but two seasons ahead is he still gong to be at the level required. If Rigg and Dyche can't come up with what we'v...
by beddie
Tue Jan 21, 2020 8:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: REPORT: Clarets get much needed win against Leicester
Replies: 17
Views: 1039

Re: REPORT: Clarets get much needed win against Leicester

I couldn't attend on Sunday so it's pleasing to read such a good and positive report. How did we miss signing Harvey Barnes as a youngster?
by beddie
Mon Jan 20, 2020 6:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Venice tips
Replies: 27
Views: 899

Re: Venice tips

You'll need deep pockets. :D Hope you enjoy the trip.
by beddie
Mon Jan 20, 2020 8:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley FC - In memoriam 2019
Replies: 35
Views: 1545

Re: Burnley FC - In memoriam 2019

I’ve been both blamed and thanked for it since we started it seven years ago but I’ll always believe it was the right thing to do. And it was impeccably observed too today. I think it's a marvellous thing to do, such a fitting tribute to all the lives lost. I couldn't get there yesterday but when r...
by beddie
Sun Jan 19, 2020 12:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lifestyle advice
Replies: 103
Views: 2412

Re: Lifestyle advice

Steve. Some good advice on the board. I retired just over 2 years ago, I had plenty to do so my weight wasn't a problem, however, having done everything inside and outside the house I've started being a little lazy. I've also been having several biscuits with my morning cuppa,neve used to eat in bet...
by beddie
Sat Jan 18, 2020 5:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nahki Wells
Replies: 102
Views: 5878

Re: Nahki Wells

The only issue I have with him returning is that from what I've seen of QPR they play a completely different style to us and Wells suffers with long ball tactics.
by beddie
Sat Jan 18, 2020 5:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nahki Wells
Replies: 102
Views: 5878

Re: Nahki Wells

Crouch: In dreamland. From the little I saw of him there didn't look to be any running in his knees. No way he could have done 90 mins at PL level let alone 2 more full seasons. Wells: Doing a good job,(especially today :D ) might need to hang on to him. Both of the above comments are just my opinio...
by beddie
Sat Jan 18, 2020 5:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Laurence Fox
Replies: 91
Views: 4491

Re: Laurence Fox

Quickenthetempo wrote:
Sat Jan 18, 2020 12:13 pm
That lady was a BBC plant to stoke the Question Time audience up.
It wants "stoking" up. I like Fiona Bruce generally but since she took over QT I've not really enjoyed the programme. Probably spoilt with Dimbleby. In regards to the actual post I thought Fox spoke sense.
by beddie
Fri Jan 17, 2020 6:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Alan Beecroft - RIP
Replies: 111
Views: 6627

Re: Alan Beecroft - RIP

That's awful news. I didn't know him but his name sounds familiar. MND is an absolutely awful disease. Sounds to have been a lovely man. My condolences to his family.
by beddie
Fri Jan 17, 2020 11:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Basil Brush's Mr Derek passes away
Replies: 24
Views: 1084

Re: Basil Brush's Mr Derek passes away

Another bit of history left us. Loved him in heartbeat. RIP Derek.
by beddie
Thu Jan 16, 2020 8:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Please consider bringing a tin for the bin this Sunday V Leicester
Replies: 28
Views: 1031

Re: Please consider bringing a tin for the bin this Sunday V Leicester

Thanks for the heads up JDR. I can't make Sunday's game due to the kick off time so no tins from me this week. I didn't spot over the Christmas period that they weren't being collected and ended up smuggling them into the ground. I'll have my usual two tins at the next game. Well done to all giving ...
by beddie
Thu Jan 16, 2020 8:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds bid for Bowen
Replies: 42
Views: 3169

Re: Leeds bid for Bowen

It's a hell of a risk £20m. What was Che Adams £16? and to date he's struggling to get a full start. I don't envy SD and MG looking at recruits in the transfer market, it must be soul destroying at times.
by beddie
Wed Jan 15, 2020 8:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Big Bold Statement Made At Hendrick Saturday
Replies: 47
Views: 3258

Re: Big Bold Statement Made At Hendrick Saturday

I don't think some on here realise the amount of work he gets through at times. All they see is the missed pass or goal opportunity. I hope he signs, this type of player are not easy to find within our budget.
by beddie
Tue Jan 14, 2020 11:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Car Park: Towneley High School
Replies: 89
Views: 4532

Re: Car Park: Towneley High School

I think it's their choice whether or not they decide to turn up at 10pm to lock it. What you are suggesting doesn't necessarily solve the problem if someone else locks the car park at another time, as everyone would still have to wait until they turn up at 10pm to lock up and realise someone else a...
by beddie
Tue Jan 14, 2020 9:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Car Park: Towneley High School
Replies: 89
Views: 4532

Re: Car Park: Towneley High School

I haven't seen the terms and conditions of the Council associated with that particular car park but going on what I've read, presumably it states either on clear signage or your ticket that the car park is open until 10.00 p.m. If that's correct I believe they have a duty under the implied term to b...
by beddie
Mon Jan 13, 2020 2:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Victor Wanyama
Replies: 19
Views: 1957

Re: Victor Wanyama

Perfect to boss our midfield, sign him on quick. (In my dreams)
by beddie
Mon Jan 13, 2020 9:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our new RB
Replies: 33
Views: 2469

Re: Our new RB

Kieran must be getting fed up of foreign food by now so can I suggest SD gets on the phone straight away.
by beddie
Sun Jan 12, 2020 10:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Happy Birthday C.T
Replies: 28
Views: 1076

Re: Happy Birthday C.T

All the best people have their Birthday in January :) . Many Happy Returns of the day.
by beddie
Sun Jan 12, 2020 8:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wade Elliots thoughts
Replies: 10
Views: 1665

Re: Wade Elliots thoughts

With all due respect to Wade Elliot, didn't we all know that anyway.
by beddie
Sun Jan 12, 2020 4:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The thread we've been waiting for (while the board was down): Matt Lowton
Replies: 39
Views: 3335

Re: The thread we've been waiting for (while the board was down): Matt Lowton

Should absolutely NEVER have gone to ground in that situation and most 8 year olds playing the game for their local team would have known better, but he pulled out and Willian cheated. Never a pen imo. However, Lowts has sadly become rubbish and needs to go. Agree with you first point, however, it ...
by beddie
Thu Jan 09, 2020 7:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Barnes and JBG ruled out for Chelsea
Replies: 95
Views: 2694

Re: ARTICLE: Barnes and JBG ruled out for Chelsea

It beggars belief that the Manager even considers starting an unfit Barnes when we have a fully fit Vydra and Rodriques available. "Over use injury"!!!
by beddie
Wed Jan 08, 2020 8:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Drinkwater back in claret and blue
Replies: 77
Views: 3615

Re: ARTICLE: Drinkwater back in claret and blue

It's interesting that the majority of posts put all their reasons for him not playing for us at Drinkwaters door, so theirs no blame attached to Burnley then?
by beddie
Tue Jan 07, 2020 10:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Drinkwater back in claret and blue
Replies: 77
Views: 3615

Re: ARTICLE: Drinkwater back in claret and blue

I can understand some on here criticising him for his off field antics whilst with us but more than that I don't understand how he gets so much flack when he was never really given any lengthy game time. I imagine villa will give him some game time, perhaps then we can judge whether he would have be...
by beddie
Tue Jan 07, 2020 12:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Scott Sinclair
Replies: 49
Views: 3760

Re: Scott Sinclair

We need to look for young hungry players that we can bring on. So it's a no from me on Sinclair.
by beddie
Mon Jan 06, 2020 9:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arsenal vs Leeds
Replies: 106
Views: 3133

Re: Arsenal vs Leeds

Leeds unlucky. Taylor the ref was shocking Xhaka should have been walking for the amount fouls he committed.
by beddie
Mon Jan 06, 2020 8:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arsenal vs Leeds
Replies: 106
Views: 3133

Re: Arsenal vs Leeds

Leeds have played attractive football all season. They have a very good scouting network and keep producing them. It's looking likely they will come up and going on this season so far I think they will be okay.
by beddie
Mon Jan 06, 2020 3:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Things not well at the club?
Replies: 104
Views: 5909

Re: Things not well at the club?

Thinking purely as if I were the Chairman of a company I would have to question my Manager as to why vast sums are being spent on fees and wages for players like Hart, Gibson, Vyrdra etc, yet they are not being used (rarely). I would have real concern about those and future purchasers. I like Dyche ...
by beddie
Mon Jan 06, 2020 2:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Things not well at the club?
Replies: 104
Views: 5909

Re: Things not well at the club?

I think we all know before anyone opens their mouth what they are going to say. They might as well print it out on a large piece of cardboard, put it away for the season and bring it back out for all to read the following season.
by beddie
Sun Jan 05, 2020 8:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is Jay Rod getting the credit he deserves?
Replies: 35
Views: 2084

Re: Is Jay Rod getting the credit he deserves?

Good post. Jay needs regular starts, perhaps then he can start to form a partnership with Wood. Technically a much better player than Barnes and that's something we should be working on. Knowing how Dyche likes his players 100% fit I'm suprised he's persisted with Barnes. I like Barnes but to be on ...
by beddie
Sun Jan 05, 2020 8:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Makeweights (player + cash)
Replies: 18
Views: 1435

Re: Makeweights (player + cash)

I did wonder because he wasn't in the squad yesterday if Gibson is being lined up for a move in this window. Both him and Vydra definately need regular football, this month will perhaps see that. As for Wells I imagine there will be interest but no doubt its down to our valuation.
by beddie
Sat Jan 04, 2020 6:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Has the new training ground really helped?
Replies: 61
Views: 2194

Re: Has the new training ground really helped?

The pictures I've seen look fantastic. Perhaps if a certain Mr Howe had decided (at a stroke) that our services were no longer required we might have had the opportunity to look round.(under SDs tenure) I have to say that SD must take enourmous credit for such marvellous facility's. What a great pla...
by beddie
Sat Jan 04, 2020 5:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Has the new training ground really helped?
Replies: 61
Views: 2194

Re: Has the new training ground really helped?

It must feel like a 6 star hotel down there now. We use to have scout meetings there several years ago and I recall being in the changing rooms with the first team after a training session, I don't think one of the players used the showers, the toilets could only be described as disgusting. What a m...
by beddie
Sat Jan 04, 2020 8:40 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1524
Views: 157294

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

"unless Dunne has been recalled as cover for such an event". It wouldn't surprise me if we are trying to offload Gibson,SD then using those funds to strengthen. We also have Long of course for cover.
by beddie
Sat Jan 04, 2020 8:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Coming today from Scotland
Replies: 42
Views: 2395

Re: Coming today from Scotland

Safe journey ayrshireclaret83. I've a feeling your going to see some proper football today. Let's hope it's a good game and you all enjoy your day.
by beddie
Fri Jan 03, 2020 7:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mike Rigg
Replies: 185
Views: 4318

Re: Mike Rigg

I really don't think Austin would be a welcome addition to our dressing room.
by beddie
Fri Jan 03, 2020 2:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drinkwater going back to Chelsea
Replies: 214
Views: 6170

Re: Drinkwater going back to Chelsea

Fair enough TVC15 but wouldn't Dyche have had in depth reports about him prior to taking him on loan?
by beddie
Fri Jan 03, 2020 2:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drinkwater going back to Chelsea
Replies: 214
Views: 6170

Re: Drinkwater going back to Chelsea

I'm pretty sure getting injured in a fight in a nightclub and being injured and so, being unable to perform your job is classed as gross misconduct, a sackable offence in any role. It certainly is. Perhaps Dyche thought that by giving him a second chance he could get the best out of him and it show...
by beddie
Fri Jan 03, 2020 11:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drinkwater going back to Chelsea
Replies: 214
Views: 6170

Re: Drinkwater going back to Chelsea

So if he's not cut it in training, desire etc why would Dyche even put him on the bench? Surely he wouldn't have figured in the squad on match days. I really don't think you can judge him on the few cameos he had. We've had some awful displays in the middle of the park lately yet through those games...
by beddie
Fri Jan 03, 2020 10:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drinkwater going back to Chelsea
Replies: 214
Views: 6170

Re: Drinkwater going back to Chelsea

We've been absolute garbage for the last few games so why on earth did he not get a full 90 mins in some of them.
by beddie
Fri Jan 03, 2020 9:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drinkwater going back to Chelsea
Replies: 214
Views: 6170

Re: Drinkwater going back to Chelsea

No doubt he'll be straight back out on loan and probably get some game time. I'm not sure if SD is in favour of loans apart from perhaps making up the numbers. I do have some sympathy for Drinkwater, I'm sure there's a talented player there but even some of the dross we played for some reason didn't...
by beddie
Fri Jan 03, 2020 9:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bancroft ITV
Replies: 12
Views: 993

Re: Bancroft ITV

He's good is Ade, stars in Eastenders at 7.30/8.00p.m. then does a quick change of clothes for Bancroft at 9:00.