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by Sproggy
Mon Mar 30, 2020 1:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ***SPOT THE BALL*** End of Season Cup - Round 2
Replies: 79
Views: 761

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** End of Season Cup - Round 2

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by Sproggy
Fri Mar 27, 2020 10:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clap for Our Carers
Replies: 45
Views: 1957

Re: Clap for Our Carers

I wonder how many of those clapping in London were packed on the tube this morning?
by Sproggy
Mon Mar 23, 2020 12:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL End of Season Cup - ROUND 1
Replies: 136
Views: 1627

Re: **SPOT THE BALL** End of Season Cup - ROUND 1

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Image 2 E5
Image 3 F1
by Sproggy
Thu Mar 19, 2020 12:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Netflix
Replies: 12
Views: 670

Re: Netflix

Bfcboyo wrote:
Thu Mar 19, 2020 11:58 am
Ozark
Hurry up though - Season 3 starts on 27th March.
by Sproggy
Tue Mar 17, 2020 1:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: O.T. - Powerline Adaptors
Replies: 18
Views: 409

Re: O.T. - Powerline Adaptors

Have had them since moving house five years ago and they work perfectly. This. We have 80mb broadband and I can work downstairs whilst my kids are streaming whatever online games they play upstairs (all of us connected via Powerline adaptors) without noticing any issues. The newer your wiring, the ...
by Sproggy
Fri Mar 13, 2020 4:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Premier League gone surely...
Replies: 217
Views: 8359

Re: Why suspend sport ? Let fans decide

they are trying to slow it down, zero chance of controlling it It's about spreading out the rate at which people catch it. Rather than half the country having it at the same time (stretching already stretched services beyond breaking), it means fewer people have it at the same time - though over ti...
by Sproggy
Fri Mar 13, 2020 11:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Premier League gone surely...
Replies: 217
Views: 8359

Re: Premier League gone surely...

Should be interesting given we're supposed to be a month behind Italy. 590 UK cases (most of which seem to be politicians or footballers, or maybe just those that can afford to have a test done....). 12,000 in Italy.
by Sproggy
Mon Mar 09, 2020 3:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: New deal for goalkeeper Grant
Replies: 31
Views: 1797

Re: ARTICLE: New deal for goalkeeper Grant

Very much different levels - Marlon was embarrassing when he moved up a level, both times. Can't place any game in the cups other than the 1-0 extra time win at the new ground in 2002/03 when Papadopoulos scored the winner. I've had to take a look. Definitely at Leeds Road and definitely Beresford ...
by Sproggy
Mon Mar 09, 2020 1:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: New deal for goalkeeper Grant
Replies: 31
Views: 1797

Re: ARTICLE: New deal for goalkeeper Grant

All goalkeepers have amazing games - the Worthington Cup game was at the new stadium by the way. It wasn't that one then. Thought it was 0-0 but it's a long time ago. We got battered but Beresford kept us in it. I definitely have fonder memories of Beresford than I do of Grant though. Different tim...
by Sproggy
Mon Mar 09, 2020 12:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: New deal for goalkeeper Grant
Replies: 31
Views: 1797

Re: ARTICLE: New deal for goalkeeper Grant

Oooo, now hang on. Beresford had some amazing games for us. Huddersfield away on their old ground sticks in the memory. Quick Google brings back this, but why I trailed over there for a Worthington Cup game is beyond me.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport1/hi/football/2281368.stm
by Sproggy
Mon Mar 09, 2020 11:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Younger continues his dramatic start in Ireland
Replies: 3
Views: 283

Re: ARTICLE: Younger continues his dramatic start in Ireland

"he’s a hardly northern boy so he should be alright.”

If he's hardly northern he could be out for weeks!
by Sproggy
Mon Mar 09, 2020 7:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Park View
Replies: 159
Views: 16343

Re: Park View

Zlatan wrote:
Sun Mar 08, 2020 12:02 pm
Heathen, Doom Bar is a fantastic ale. That said not sure how well it travels, only ever sampled in Cornwall
Doom Bar is now owned by Coors. The bottled version is now brewed in Burton.
by Sproggy
Thu Mar 05, 2020 4:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Genesis to reunite
Replies: 49
Views: 1769

Re: Genesis to reunite?

dougcollins wrote:
Wed Mar 04, 2020 10:37 am
I saw Steve Hackett's band play 'Selling England by the Pound' in Halifax last November and they were better than the current 'Genesis'.
So did I. Did you try the Victorian Ale Cafe round the back of the venue? Some good beers on in there.
by Sproggy
Sun Mar 01, 2020 1:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: How was it for you at Newcastle?
Replies: 35
Views: 2815

Re: ARTICLE: How was it for you at Newcastle?

Another ground designed by someone who's never been to a football match.
by Sproggy
Fri Feb 28, 2020 9:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sightings in Sainsburys today
Replies: 11
Views: 1905

Re: Sightings in Sainsburys today

Clarets4me wrote:
Thu Feb 27, 2020 7:13 pm
I've seen Les Lathcham in there before now, and Brian Flynn used to do the family shop on a Sunday morning at the big Tesco's ...
It's actually quite a small Tesco's, it just looks big when Brian's walking around in it.
by Sproggy
Wed Feb 26, 2020 2:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Next redevelopment at the Turf .... ?
Replies: 136
Views: 6746

Re: Next redevelopment at the Turf .... ?

A decent sized fanzone would be nice. Or a decent sized cover on the one we've got. The excitement of squashing together under a pub brolly trying not to get soaked wears off after a while.
by Sproggy
Tue Feb 25, 2020 9:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dermot Gallagher's Ref Watch
Replies: 38
Views: 2725

Re: Dermot Gallagher's Ref Watch

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by Sproggy
Tue Feb 25, 2020 7:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Diane Abbott
Replies: 85
Views: 3216

Re: Diane Abbott

Cryssys wrote:
Mon Feb 24, 2020 6:37 pm
Why not turn your outrage on the governments failure to release the report into Russian Interference in UK elections or is what Diane Abbott said 24 years ago more important to you?
On a thread called "Diane Abbott", probably the latter.
by Sproggy
Fri Feb 21, 2020 11:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ryan Babel - legend
Replies: 26
Views: 1749

Re: Ryan Babel - legend

There was contact - he was entitled to go down.

https://media.gettyimages.com/videos/ge ... 27489_0003
by Sproggy
Fri Feb 21, 2020 8:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Full beams or Halogens
Replies: 21
Views: 885

Re: Full beams or Halogens

I thought this thread might be about breast implants.
by Sproggy
Thu Feb 20, 2020 1:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arsène Wenger uses Fifa role to propose new offside law
Replies: 47
Views: 1087

Re: Arsène Wenger uses Fifa role to propose new offside law

Wenger's idea just moves the argument. Defender on the right, attacker on the left. Today the attacker is 3 yards offside. With Wenger's idea he's just onside. Depending on where the VAR officials draw their lines and where the camera frame happened to be when the ball left the boot of the passer. o...
by Sproggy
Wed Feb 19, 2020 1:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: any one had any ghostly experiences ?
Replies: 290
Views: 5818

Re: any one had any ghostly experiences ?

Ghosts are like religious miracles. They dried up a bit when camera phones became popular.
by Sproggy
Wed Feb 19, 2020 1:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: any one had any ghostly experiences ?
Replies: 290
Views: 5818

Re: any one had any ghostly experiences ?

My grandmother died the week before my son was born. When he was about 18 months old, he got chicken pox and was really quite poorly with it needed hospitalisation for a very high temperature. When we got home, he scared us because he kept crying out in pain at random times, but seemed to settle hi...
by Sproggy
Wed Feb 19, 2020 10:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The worst Burnley performance that you've witnessed live....
Replies: 96
Views: 2977

Re: The worst Burnley performance that you've witnessed live....

THEWELLERNUT70 wrote:
Wed Feb 19, 2020 10:29 am
Has anyone mentioned the 5-0 defeat away to Sheffield Wednesday in an FA Cup replay yet. One of less than a handful of games where I have left early
I was at that. The announcer at half time shouting "come on everyone, we're on our way to the semi-finals!!". Miserable.
by Sproggy
Wed Feb 19, 2020 9:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The worst Burnley performance that you've witnessed live....
Replies: 96
Views: 2977

Re: The worst Burnley performance that you've witnessed live....

Fulham away sometime in the 90's. 0-3? 0-4? Morgan at left back.
by Sproggy
Wed Feb 19, 2020 9:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: View from our Head of European & International recruitment
Replies: 139
Views: 5558

Re: View from our Head of European & International recruitment

>Butterworth is heading south by the same distance for Swansea City’s Championship visit to Stoke City.

I'm saying nowt.
by Sproggy
Mon Feb 17, 2020 1:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Season tickets
Replies: 54
Views: 3146

Re: Season tickets

We've been in the JMU for the last 12 years or so but the kids are at an age now where it's cheaper for us to move across to the Cricketfield. What's the process - we want to do a stand-swap not a seat swap?
by Sproggy
Sun Feb 16, 2020 7:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Villa vs Spurs / Arsenal vs Newcastle
Replies: 106
Views: 3360

Re: Villa vs Spurs / Arsenal vs Newcastle

Some here would be creaming themselves with a £142million transfer window. It. Gaurantees. Nothing. And they only moan louder when it all fell apart than if we spent nothing at all. There's quite a range between Peter Crouch on a free and £142 million. Not everyone who was questioning our recruitme...
by Sproggy
Thu Feb 13, 2020 10:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Everything thats wrong with the modern game
Replies: 34
Views: 2059

Re: Everything thats wrong with the modern game

The money is only going to go up when the Premier League get their act together and start streaming their own content.
by Sproggy
Tue Feb 11, 2020 3:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: HS2
Replies: 63
Views: 2957

Re: HS2

Yep. Start saving up.
by Sproggy
Tue Feb 11, 2020 3:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: HS2
Replies: 63
Views: 2957

Re: HS2

I travel from Leeds to London fairly regularly. The service is, on the whole excellent. I really don't see the need to spend billions to shave 15 minutes off the journey. It "shaves" nearly an hour off the time from Leeds to London. It massively increases the capacity on the main lines running Nort...
by Sproggy
Tue Feb 11, 2020 1:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Electric Vehicle
Replies: 213
Views: 7343

Re: Electric Vehicle

Electric cars aren't quite as environmentally friendly as advertised.

https://www.wired.co.uk/article/lithium ... ent-impact

We desperately need a breakthrough in battery technology.
by Sproggy
Mon Feb 10, 2020 4:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Standing up for the lads could return soon
Replies: 20
Views: 1069

Re: ARTICLE: Standing up for the lads could return soon

winsomeyen wrote:
Mon Feb 10, 2020 4:10 pm
Would safe standing increase the ground capacity?
Don't think it can with rail seats as it would still be one person per seat, even if you don't use it.

Is there a concept of safe standing where the barriers are there but without the seats?
by Sproggy
Mon Feb 10, 2020 10:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: financial table
Replies: 42
Views: 2907

Re: financial table

CombatClaret wrote:
Sun Feb 09, 2020 2:26 pm

City's owner 375x richer than ours.

This should be stickied every transfer window.
Especially when we're constantly going head to head with City for new players. I'm still astounded that we beat them to the signature of Josh Brownhill.
by Sproggy
Fri Feb 07, 2020 12:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Begum ‘risk of hanging’
Replies: 513
Views: 12234

Re: Begum ‘risk of hanging’

She didn't want to. You have obviously been through a lot over the last few years. Can you describe what it has been like to live with and under the Islamic State? At first it was nice, it was like how they showed it in the videos, like 'come, make a family together'. Then afterwards, things got har...
by Sproggy
Fri Feb 07, 2020 12:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Begum ‘risk of hanging’
Replies: 513
Views: 12234

Re: Begum ‘risk of hanging’

I see that she's lost her first appeal against overturning the decision to strip her of UK citizenship. (As an aside, it's strange how many posters think a 15 year old girl is mature enough to decide to join ISIS but a 16 year old boy isn't mature enough to decide to text a politician.) She probabl...
by Sproggy
Fri Feb 07, 2020 11:22 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Problems for the SNP ...
Replies: 81
Views: 2743

Re: Problems for the SNP ...

There's a full transcript in the Scottish Sun.
by Sproggy
Thu Feb 06, 2020 8:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Problems for the SNP ...
Replies: 81
Views: 2743

Re: Problems for the SNP ...

Messages started on 2nd August. He asked him his age on 18th September. In between he told the lad he was gay, asked for his mobile number (twice) and offered to take him to a rugby match.
by Sproggy
Thu Feb 06, 2020 10:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: adeola friday
Replies: 22748
Views: 997739

Re: adeola friday

Stud
by Sproggy
Wed Feb 05, 2020 3:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lyrics you heard wrong
Replies: 73
Views: 2099

Re: Lyrics you heard wrong

I'm dotty on loneliness, motorcycle emptiness - Manic Street Preachers

From above the shed it's a lonely view - Scar Tissue / Chili Peppers
by Sproggy
Wed Feb 05, 2020 11:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Great Burnley tackles in pictures
Replies: 29
Views: 2690

Re: Great Burnley tackles in pictures

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by Sproggy
Mon Feb 03, 2020 11:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool's games until April
Replies: 33
Views: 1449

Re: Liverpool's games until April

I'm just glad that City aren't going to win it.
by Sproggy
Sun Feb 02, 2020 8:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Arsenal - Player Ratings
Replies: 71
Views: 4025

Re: Burnley v Arsenal - Player Ratings

Pope 9
Lowton 9
Mee 8
Tarkowski 9
Taylor 9
Hendrick 7
Cork 7
Westwood 8
McNeil 8
Wood 7
Rodriguez 9
by Sproggy
Wed Jan 29, 2020 9:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Israel Folau
Replies: 12
Views: 1391

Re: Israel Folau

There's not much point trying to argue with someone who's been brainwashed.
by Sproggy
Tue Jan 28, 2020 10:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2261
Views: 223098

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

The average first team salary at Burnley these days is about £2 million. I'm sure Kev will be able to dip into his savings to help take his mind off his lack of game time whilst he was playing.
by Sproggy
Mon Jan 27, 2020 8:02 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Norwich - Player Ratings
Replies: 64
Views: 2979

Re: Burnley v Norwich - Player Ratings

Hart 4
Lowton 4
Tarkowski 7
Long 3
Pieters 4
Lennon 4
Westwood 4
Cork 4
Brady 4
Rodriguez 4
Wood 4

Vydra 4
Hendrick 4
by Sproggy
Sun Jan 26, 2020 8:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Norwich - Player Ratings
Replies: 64
Views: 2979

Re: Burnley v Norwich - Player Ratings

He's not the Messiah, he's a very naughty boy.
by Sproggy
Fri Jan 24, 2020 10:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nixon
Replies: 66
Views: 8017

Re: Nixon

Nobody is giving it more focus than you.
by Sproggy
Fri Jan 24, 2020 10:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nixon
Replies: 66
Views: 8017

Re: Nixon

Thanks Turtle.