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by spadesclaret
Tue Jul 07, 2020 4:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Quiz: The trickiest travel trivia yet - by numbers
Replies: 14
Views: 239

Re: Quiz: The trickiest travel trivia yet - by numbers

Buxtonclaret wrote:
Tue Jul 07, 2020 4:22 pm
I'm just not sayin.
Did I get more than you, Buxton?
by spadesclaret
Mon Jul 06, 2020 1:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A couple of new quizzes
Replies: 16
Views: 516

Re: A couple of new quizzes

You come across as someone who could do a job with kings and queens. Knowing who married who and when. I know a little about a lot of things so my general knowledge is fairly good for quizzes. I don't know a lot about any one thing except, perhaps, bridge and, possibly, English Language. As for kin...
by spadesclaret
Mon Jul 06, 2020 12:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A couple of new quizzes
Replies: 16
Views: 516

Re: A couple of new quizzes

12 and 10

Pretty pleased with that.
by spadesclaret
Sat Jul 04, 2020 2:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Norwich
Replies: 21
Views: 902

Re: Norwich

RalphCoatesComb wrote:
Sat Jul 04, 2020 2:43 pm
Any little Farkers that could do a job for us next season?

Have we ever signed a Norwich player?
Robbie Brady?
by spadesclaret
Sat Jul 04, 2020 9:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: adeola friday
Replies: 23570
Views: 1045127

Re: adeola friday

Shorn
by spadesclaret
Thu Jul 02, 2020 10:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your Spring/Summer Photos
Replies: 46
Views: 1074

Re: Your Spring/Summer Photos

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by spadesclaret
Thu Jul 02, 2020 12:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today I buried my 10 month old Grandson.
Replies: 102
Views: 3721

Re: Today I buried my 10 month old Grandson.

Utterly tragic. I am so very sorry, Beddie.
by spadesclaret
Wed Jul 01, 2020 6:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO Spades
Replies: 39
Views: 648

Re: FAO Spades

Ty, I am so pleased you are feeling better.
by spadesclaret
Wed Jul 01, 2020 4:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO Spades
Replies: 39
Views: 648

Re: FAO Spades

huw.Y.WattfromWare wrote:
Wed Jul 01, 2020 4:33 pm
I’d have no idea why but thank you.xx
I think you said something nice about me but I can't remember what or why.
by spadesclaret
Wed Jul 01, 2020 4:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO Spades
Replies: 39
Views: 648

Re: FAO Spades

huw.Y.WattfromWare wrote:
Wed Jul 01, 2020 4:13 pm
Keep this under your bonnet, your Maj.
MinnieClaret
PistonBroke
TrickyTrevor
Huw.....
Looks daft but somebody once accused me of posting to get likes so I quietly change every time I reach 1k.
:lol: :lol: :lol:

I think I once said Tricky Trevor was my favourite poster :)
by spadesclaret
Wed Jul 01, 2020 2:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO Spades
Replies: 39
Views: 648

Re: FAO Spades

Redbeard wrote:
Wed Jul 01, 2020 2:12 pm
All right there, mate? - Congrats on your new username. 8-)

huw, what was your previous username?
by spadesclaret
Wed Jul 01, 2020 10:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO Spades
Replies: 39
Views: 648

Re: FAO Spades

Redbeard wrote:
Wed Jul 01, 2020 10:06 am
The same applies with regard to 'amount' and 'number.'

An amount of money, for example, but a number of coins.

And most definitely NOT an 'amount' of people! :x
That one is probably my pet of all hates, Redbeard :oops:
by spadesclaret
Wed Jul 01, 2020 10:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO Spades
Replies: 39
Views: 648

Re: FAO Spades

I think quite a few who post on here have lost their marbles. At times it feels like I am one of them. My hate is when people talk about something that differs to when I always feel it should be differ from, but maybe I am too much of a pedant. Learned at school and never forgotten :- "Similar to s...
by spadesclaret
Wed Jul 01, 2020 1:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO Spades
Replies: 39
Views: 648

Re: FAO Spades

The Enclosure wrote:
Wed Jul 01, 2020 12:57 am
Surprised you did not spot the two errors above your Majesty :D

TheLovelyEnclosure, it was tybfc. What do you expect?
by spadesclaret
Wed Jul 01, 2020 12:02 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO Spades
Replies: 39
Views: 648

Re: FAO Spades

DCWat wrote:
Tue Jun 30, 2020 11:58 pm
Unless the toast was being spread with the little foil sachets of butter? :)
In which case it would be, 'There are fewer little foil sachets of butter on my toast than on yours.' ;)
by spadesclaret
Tue Jun 30, 2020 11:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO Spades
Replies: 39
Views: 648

Re: FAO Spades

tybfc wrote:
Tue Jun 30, 2020 11:01 pm
Bit slow their spades.
It's my age. It's past my bedtime.
by spadesclaret
Tue Jun 30, 2020 10:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO Spades
Replies: 39
Views: 648

Re: FAO Spades

He even beat me to it with his 'like'. Grrr!
by spadesclaret
Tue Jun 30, 2020 9:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO Spades
Replies: 39
Views: 648

Re: FAO Spades

That wretched !aibo beat me to it. I didn't bring him up to beat me to it!
by spadesclaret
Tue Jun 30, 2020 9:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO Spades
Replies: 39
Views: 648

Re: FAO Spades

Hello huw. 'fewer' should be used when the subject you are talking about can be counted e.g. marbles - There are fewer marbles in my tin than in his. 'less' should be used when talking about one thing e.g. butter - There is less butter on my toast than on yours. Always notice whether you are using '...
by spadesclaret
Sun Jun 28, 2020 2:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: adeola friday
Replies: 23570
Views: 1045127

Re: adeola friday

demand
by spadesclaret
Sat Jun 27, 2020 2:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your Spring/Summer Photos
Replies: 46
Views: 1074

Re: Your Spring/Summer Photos

Sparrowhawk in back garden
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by spadesclaret
Fri Jun 26, 2020 4:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your Spring/Summer Photos
Replies: 46
Views: 1074

Re: Your Spring/Summer Photos

Buxtonclaret wrote:
Fri Jun 26, 2020 4:18 pm
That's an amazing photo, Dan!
It really is.
by spadesclaret
Thu Jun 25, 2020 8:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Golden glove
Replies: 17
Views: 1634

Re: Golden glove

He looked to be having trouble with his gloves.
by spadesclaret
Thu Jun 25, 2020 1:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: adeola friday
Replies: 23570
Views: 1045127

Re: adeola friday

turpitude
by spadesclaret
Tue Jun 23, 2020 11:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: So who is available to play on Thursday.
Replies: 36
Views: 2299

Re: So who is available to play on Thursday.

IanMcL wrote:
Tue Jun 23, 2020 9:36 pm
Do you call it Kyle?

(I know it won't be Jack)
Annie
by spadesclaret
Tue Jun 23, 2020 8:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: So who is available to play on Thursday.
Replies: 36
Views: 2299

Re: So who is available to play on Thursday.

I had my walker all packed up ready to go t'Turf when I was told they didn't want me - even on the bench.

Sexism at its worst.
by spadesclaret
Fri Jun 19, 2020 9:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Spurs v Man U
Replies: 78
Views: 1680

Re: Spurs v Man U

tim_noone wrote:
Fri Jun 19, 2020 9:29 pm
I reckon Spades... :D
Give over. I've never had a perm. My hair is naturally wavy. It's also naturally silver :lol:
by spadesclaret
Fri Jun 19, 2020 9:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Spurs v Man U
Replies: 78
Views: 1680

Re: Spurs v Man U

tim_noone wrote:
Fri Jun 19, 2020 9:13 pm
Did you ever have it?? 8-)
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Hey! That's not for you to ask. This is between me and Guller.

But, probably not.
by spadesclaret
Fri Jun 19, 2020 9:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Spurs v Man U
Replies: 78
Views: 1680

Re: Spurs v Man U

Yes what Auntie Spades? You do that as well or you are in agreement I am a knob? The latter. However, I do sometimes follow the ball with the cursor but often I can't keep up. Then I'm so busy watching the cursor that I miss what's happening with the ball. Did you understand any of that? I think I'...
by spadesclaret
Fri Jun 19, 2020 8:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Spurs v Man U
Replies: 78
Views: 1680

Re: Spurs v Man U

Guller Bull wrote:
Fri Jun 19, 2020 8:50 pm
Just realised the weird **** I do when watching a stream on the PC.

I follow the ball with the mouse cursor - what a knob I am.
Yes
by spadesclaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 8:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Happy birthday Dad
Replies: 10
Views: 589

Re: Happy birthday Dad

Best birthday wishes to Willie, one of my favourite Burnley players.
by spadesclaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 8:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Couple of quizzes
Replies: 9
Views: 314

Re: Couple of quizzes

11 and 19. Very few guesses so really pleased with that.
by spadesclaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 1:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: adeola friday
Replies: 23570
Views: 1045127

Re: adeola friday

Weigh anchor
by spadesclaret
Tue Jun 16, 2020 6:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your Spring/Summer Photos
Replies: 46
Views: 1074

Re: Your Spring/Summer Photos

Squabbling siblings
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Dratted pigeons
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by spadesclaret
Mon Jun 15, 2020 9:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: adeola friday
Replies: 23570
Views: 1045127

Re: adeola friday

Carry On
by spadesclaret
Fri Jun 12, 2020 4:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: adeola friday
Replies: 23570
Views: 1045127

Re: adeola friday

Wilbur Smith
by spadesclaret
Fri Jun 12, 2020 11:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Quiz question help please (crossword style)
Replies: 74
Views: 1172

Re: Quiz question help please (crossword style)

"Spades, I too am sorry to hear of your sciatica. I've never had it myself, but I know people who have. I hope it's manageable for you."

Thanks, lakedistrict. I have learned to live with it. Sometimes it is hardly noticeable, other times excruciating. Cryptic crosswords help take my mind off it :-)
by spadesclaret
Fri Jun 12, 2020 1:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Quiz question help please (crossword style)
Replies: 74
Views: 1172

Re: Quiz question help please (crossword style)

7. Song thrush - anagram of 'signs through' excluding GI


jd, your quiz is keeping me awake, well that plus my sciatica :-(
by spadesclaret
Thu Jun 11, 2020 11:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Quiz question help please (crossword style)
Replies: 74
Views: 1172

Re: Quiz question help please (crossword style)

Must go to bed now.
by spadesclaret
Thu Jun 11, 2020 11:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Quiz question help please (crossword style)
Replies: 74
Views: 1172

Re: Quiz question help please (crossword style)

3. Field mushroom
by spadesclaret
Thu Jun 11, 2020 10:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Baden Powell to be ging gang goolied
Replies: 130
Views: 2662

Re: Baden Powell to be ging gang goolied

Considering the hatred of Liverpool, shown by many on this board, I'm surprised no-one has suggested razing the city, the one-time capital of slave trading in the UK.
by spadesclaret
Tue Jun 09, 2020 9:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your Spring/Summer Photos
Replies: 46
Views: 1074

Re: Your Spring/Summer Photos

Steve1956 wrote:
Tue Jun 09, 2020 9:30 am
What sort of bird is that,its a beautiful little fella whatever it is.
Baby wren, Steve.
by spadesclaret
Tue Jun 09, 2020 8:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your Spring/Summer Photos
Replies: 46
Views: 1074

Re: Your Spring/Summer Photos

Awww -
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by spadesclaret
Sun Jun 07, 2020 4:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: adeola friday
Replies: 23570
Views: 1045127

Re: adeola friday

Corrie