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by Lord Beamish
Sun Oct 20, 2019 4:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: REPORT: VAR farce at the King Power
Replies: 23
Views: 1163

Re: REPORT: VAR farce at the King Power

VAR is taxing my already weakening desire to even bother watching Football at all.
by Lord Beamish
Fri Oct 18, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Poppies for Remembrance
Replies: 44
Views: 1407

Re: Poppies for Remembrance

Did you write this Rowls or was it lifted from somewhere? I thought you would know better that poppy sales and the British Legion already support armed forces personnel and their families from later conflicts and activities. Indeed seeing as WW2 veterans must now be in their 90s and their numbers m...
by Lord Beamish
Thu Oct 17, 2019 2:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Poppies for Remembrance
Replies: 44
Views: 1407

Re: Poppies for Remembrance

Rileybobs wrote::lol: Abhorrent? Really?

I think “abhorrent” is overstating it, somewhat.
They are however, in my opinion, pretty tasteless.
by Lord Beamish
Wed Oct 16, 2019 10:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Random pictures with you in them
Replies: 149
Views: 5212

Re: Random pictures with you in them

KateR wrote:thought I'd start with an early one of me

Technically speaking, that can only be half of you. The sperm is only one of the two gametes that made up your conception.
by Lord Beamish
Wed Oct 16, 2019 10:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Poppies for Remembrance
Replies: 44
Views: 1407

Re: Poppies for Remembrance

I still put my money in the tin, but I haven’t worn a Poppy for nearly a decade. I feel its meaning has been sullied by misuse by folk who wish to bask in the Glory of other people’s Sacrifice.
by Lord Beamish
Wed Oct 16, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Have i invented a word, and does it work?
Replies: 49
Views: 1223

Re: Have i invented a word, and does it work?

Is the derivation from the Latin “cumulatus”(meaning heaped)? This is, after all, where we get words like ‘accumulation’ ‘cumulative’ and even ‘cumulonimbus’.
by Lord Beamish
Wed Oct 16, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Michael Duff
Replies: 14
Views: 1917

Re: Michael Duff

To play a massive part in three promotions to the Top Flight for Burnley FC has surely got to elevate him to near-legendary status. If he’d have played a part in keeping us in the Top Tier, just once, that Status would surely be assured.
by Lord Beamish
Wed Oct 16, 2019 4:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leicester predictions...
Replies: 64
Views: 1963

Re: Leicester predictions...

I suspect we’ll get tubbed.
by Lord Beamish
Wed Oct 16, 2019 10:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Random pictures with you in them
Replies: 149
Views: 5212

Re: Random pictures with you in them

There are a few message board members on this pic. brum01111.jpg A picture speaks a thousand words. The true Ecstasy of Goal, yes. But also just how far we have come in the past decade. We were celebrating a raggy win against Runners-Up elect, Birmingham City. The two Burnley players in shot are Jo...
by Lord Beamish
Wed Oct 16, 2019 10:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: This week, Leeds United become 100!
Replies: 40
Views: 1727

Re: This week, Leeds United become 100!

theroyaldyche wrote:Theyre not. Soon fade away

Same as last year

In fairness, I think Muchacho has a secret boner for the Mighty Whites.
by Lord Beamish
Wed Oct 16, 2019 9:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: This week, Leeds United become 100!
Replies: 40
Views: 1727

Re: This week, Leeds United become 100!

The longer Leeds stay in the Division below us, the better.

They were looking as strong as this, this time last year. They learned last term that there’s many a slip twixt cup an lip. Same again, please.
by Lord Beamish
Wed Oct 16, 2019 9:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Worst accent?
Replies: 83
Views: 2216

Re: Worst accent?

Bosscat wrote:Murrrs burrrs in't currr purrrk

Put the Curr Burr over thurr on the sturr.
by Lord Beamish
Tue Oct 15, 2019 12:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Worst accent?
Replies: 83
Views: 2216

Re: Worst accent?

Im_not_Robbie_Blake wrote:Adrian Childs

Chiles.
by Lord Beamish
Mon Oct 14, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England tonight
Replies: 168
Views: 4824

Re: England tonight

Buxtonclaret wrote:Think Sterling was looking for a pen then.
He was bungled over though.

By Zippy and George?
by Lord Beamish
Mon Oct 14, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England tonight
Replies: 168
Views: 4824

Re: England tonight

Thought I'd switch over and have a look. I was surprised to find that Trifon Ivanov wan’t playing for them anymore. I then Googled him, only to find out that he died, three years ago, of a heart attack; he was only 50.
by Lord Beamish
Mon Oct 14, 2019 7:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Worst accent?
Replies: 83
Views: 2216

Re: Worst accent?

I don’t particularly hate any regional accent. There are some I prefer; Lothian Scots, Geordie(particularly if it’s softly lilted), Kent(Lady Beamish is from there). Some are a bit coarse; heavy Scouse, Glaswegian, Belfast, but all have qualities that make them endearing. I particularly love the bar...
by Lord Beamish
Mon Oct 14, 2019 4:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Random pictures with you in them
Replies: 149
Views: 5212

Re: Random pictures with you in them

That’s me in the corner... too.
by Lord Beamish
Mon Oct 14, 2019 1:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Get well soon TYBFC
Replies: 66
Views: 2767

Re: Get well soon TYBFC

Get well soon, Mr Yates.
by Lord Beamish
Mon Oct 14, 2019 11:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England tonight
Replies: 168
Views: 4824

Re: England tonight

I haven’t watched an England game since the Semi-Final, last year. Before that I hadn’t seen one in two years. I only watched the Semi-Final out of morbid curiosity.
International Football is pretty dull.
by Lord Beamish
Mon Oct 14, 2019 9:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Random pictures with you in them
Replies: 149
Views: 5212

Re: Random pictures with you in them

I’m sorry, but since the advent of the Digital Camera, I have not had a photo taken of me. I just simply cannot be captured by the Digital Medium. I do, however, still come out very well on 400 Film.
by Lord Beamish
Sun Oct 13, 2019 12:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hampstead Claret RIP
Replies: 163
Views: 6224

Re: Hampstead Claret RIP

Bloody hell! Rest in Peace, Hampers.
by Lord Beamish
Sat Oct 12, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your autumn pictures
Replies: 45
Views: 1499

Re: Your autumn pictures

Lover’s Walk, Todmorden.
by Lord Beamish
Fri Oct 11, 2019 8:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: OMD
Replies: 15
Views: 1394

Re: OMD

tim_noone wrote:Didnt have you Down as a cat Burglar BC.?

No. He just had a dump during a power cut.
by Lord Beamish
Fri Oct 11, 2019 7:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your autumn pictures
Replies: 45
Views: 1499

Re: Your autumn pictures

Hazy Beech...
by Lord Beamish
Fri Oct 11, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your autumn pictures
Replies: 45
Views: 1499

Re: Your autumn pictures

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by Lord Beamish
Fri Oct 11, 2019 4:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stabbing(s) Manchester Arndale !!
Replies: 75
Views: 2879

Re: Stabbing(s) Manchester Arndale !!

Definitely some ‘cultural’ Issues with knife crime and also with immigrants. When I was growing up you would have been embarrassed to be caught with a knife even in a fight. You would have been deemed to be wet or a coward. The law needs tightening up. Some poor people doing their ordinary shopping...
by Lord Beamish
Thu Oct 10, 2019 3:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: USS St Lo - sunk by Kamikaze attack in 1944
Replies: 1
Views: 298

Re: USS St Lo - sunk by Kamikaze attack in 1944

Mostly still in amazing condition.
by Lord Beamish
Thu Oct 10, 2019 1:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Banning snacking on public transport
Replies: 24
Views: 613

Re: Banning snacking on public transport

I’d ban Horse Riders from going Hacking.
by Lord Beamish
Wed Oct 09, 2019 10:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Which ground
Replies: 24
Views: 1532

Re: Which ground

TheOriginalLongsider wrote:Anyone remember this place?

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Elm Park, Reading.
by Lord Beamish
Wed Oct 09, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The black footballers dilemma
Replies: 37
Views: 1679

Re: The black footballers dilemma

There are literally heaps and heaps of Glory that some of our less-enlightened posters are just dying to cover themselves in on this topic. Pstotto has just stared shovelling.
by Lord Beamish
Wed Oct 09, 2019 10:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Which ground
Replies: 24
Views: 1532

Re: Which ground

Filbert St.
by Lord Beamish
Wed Oct 09, 2019 9:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BBC Bias
Replies: 22
Views: 1611

Re: BBC Bias

Back in the day, I used to enjoy David Pleat’s game attempts to pronounce David Ginola’s name. He was torn between pronouncing the first name in the English manner(like his own) and the French pronunciation. The surname was even more erratic.
by Lord Beamish
Tue Oct 08, 2019 6:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Joker
Replies: 42
Views: 3325

Re: Joker

cricketfieldclarets wrote:Really? Thought it was entirely predictable myself.

Is he Keyser Söze?
by Lord Beamish
Tue Oct 08, 2019 6:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kirkham Prison
Replies: 28
Views: 1909

Re: Kirkham Prison

Lord Beamish... two references you have made to life in a normal gaol being hard... just wondering where you get this notion from? Only askin cos I have a couple of ‘mates’ who have done some pokey time. Both treat it as a rest, a chance to chill for a bit and recharge at their own pace. I’m sure I...
by Lord Beamish
Tue Oct 08, 2019 5:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: When Tarky mugged off Richarlson
Replies: 4
Views: 1545

Re: When Tarky mugged off Richarlson

tarkys_ears wrote:I think this is the moment Tarky got "green lit" by the favela mafia

Has anyone been round his house? Prolly find him burned alive with tyres wrapped round him.

Cheshire might be a bit far out of their range, me thinks.
by Lord Beamish
Tue Oct 08, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kirkham Prison
Replies: 28
Views: 1909

Re: Kirkham Prison

LB m8 have a look at what these two were in prison for.... One 7 years for wounding offences in the North Wales area. The other had been jailed for six years for conspiracy to supply Class A drugs. So not exactly minor non violent offences :lol: They’ll be back in hard chokey again, soon. I also su...
by Lord Beamish
Tue Oct 08, 2019 2:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kirkham Prison
Replies: 28
Views: 1909

Re: Kirkham Prison

Beat me to it. A parole board may determine a murderer is now no danger and can serve the remainder of their sentence in one of these. Doesn’t fill me with confidence. Could be wrong but I bet the escapees havnt just been caught shoplifting from Greggs. I bet nobody is in any Prison for stealing fr...
by Lord Beamish
Tue Oct 08, 2019 1:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets explain Mumbongo news
Replies: 8
Views: 1536

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets explain Mumbongo news

ClaretTony wrote:Not necessarily. Could just have been due to the intensity of training as he suggested.

I certainly remember a young Steven Gerrard suffering from knee problems in his early career. This was put down to his age, and was predicted to get better as he matured.
by Lord Beamish
Tue Oct 08, 2019 11:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kirkham Prison
Replies: 28
Views: 1909

Re: Kirkham Prison

It’s an Open Prison. It’s not meant to be hard to escape from. The Inmates in there are usually in for Minor, Non-Violent Offences. 20 years ago a friend of mine was ther for 3 month out of Six, for Credit Card Fraud. Those that can’t resist escaping, upon re-capture will end up in somewhere like HM...
by Lord Beamish
Tue Oct 08, 2019 8:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: When Tarky mugged off Richarlson
Replies: 4
Views: 1545

Re: When Tarky mugged off Richarlson

It’s nice that our Players feel they can play with that kind of swagger. They’re really starting to believe that they belong here.
by Lord Beamish
Mon Oct 07, 2019 9:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nick Pope - positioning.
Replies: 43
Views: 3101

Re: Nick Pope - positioning.

jdrobbo wrote:
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Whatever happened to Middlesbrough?
by Lord Beamish
Mon Oct 07, 2019 8:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bolton vs Blackpool.
Replies: 21
Views: 2317

Re: Bolton vs Blackpool.

I neither think that it is, nor wish for, Bolton’s pain to be at its worst just yet.
by Lord Beamish
Mon Oct 07, 2019 5:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool penalty
Replies: 87
Views: 2967

Re: Liverpool penalty

On the Liverpool thing, what's the craic with the white socks over their red ones? Had they been given special dispensation, as I'm sure their kit is all red, and any deviation surely a breach of the rules? Can't even get away with having different coloured under armour or sock tape at amateur leve...
by Lord Beamish
Mon Oct 07, 2019 11:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Empty seats yesterday
Replies: 33
Views: 3020

Re: Empty seats yesterday

I think the simple fact is that Football’s not cheap, even with Burnley’s competitive pricing. Folk will pick and choose matches. I don’t have a ST this time around, and missed this one because I was away. I’m not even sure if I’d have attended if I’d have been home.
by Lord Beamish
Mon Oct 07, 2019 4:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tarky's attitude.
Replies: 23
Views: 3232

Re: Tarky's attitude.

levraiclaret wrote:So you were wrong then.

That was rather my point.
by Lord Beamish
Sun Oct 06, 2019 4:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tarky's attitude.
Replies: 23
Views: 3232

Re: Tarky's attitude.

MDWat wrote:Must be his last season with us.

I said this to Pa Beamish, last year.
by Lord Beamish
Sun Oct 06, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ben Mee
Replies: 63
Views: 4353

Re: Ben Mee

Ben is truly immense for us, but taking off the Claret and Blue Specs, if he played for, let’s say Southampton, I’d not think he was good enough for an England Cap.
by Lord Beamish
Sun Oct 06, 2019 4:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Footy
Replies: 68
Views: 2228

Re: Today's Footy

BFCmaj wrote:It’s still not all over in my opinion. Liverpool were 7 points in front last season after 20 games and still bottled it.

In fairness, Liverpool have had a bit of luck in this good run they’ve been on. If that starts to turn against them, City may close the gap.
by Lord Beamish
Sun Oct 06, 2019 4:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Footy
Replies: 68
Views: 2228

Re: Today's Footy

Get ready to see Moody Pep in the post-match interviews.
He’s f *cking awful at losing.
by Lord Beamish
Sun Oct 06, 2019 3:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Footy
Replies: 68
Views: 2228

Re: Today's Footy

Hopefully the Scousers will bottle it.

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