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by Lord Beamish
Fri Aug 23, 2019 6:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Amazon rainforest
Replies: 5
Views: 177

Re: The Amazon rainforest

Vegas Claret wrote:saw this earlier
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Medieval Gothic Cathedrals dont grow on trees, you know.
by Lord Beamish
Wed Aug 21, 2019 11:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: favorite lager
Replies: 82
Views: 1740

Re: favorite lager

That's literal horse-poop you've been fed there mate :D San Miguel was named after the day the company was incorporated, which was the feast day of Saint Micheal the Archangel. Little know fact; it originated from the Philippines in 1890 and only started being sold in Spain from 1946. https://en.wi...
by Lord Beamish
Wed Aug 21, 2019 12:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: favorite lager
Replies: 82
Views: 1740

Re: favorite lager

Little known fact; San Miguel is Spanish for ‘same again’.
There was a big advertising campaign based around it, back in the ‘70s, when Brits started getting into the Package Holiday boom.
by Lord Beamish
Wed Aug 21, 2019 12:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ian Holloway
Replies: 32
Views: 2868

Re: Ian Holloway

He said some droll things a few years back, and it gained him a bit of a reputation for being a “character”.
He seems to have been chasing his own shadow ever since.
by Lord Beamish
Wed Aug 21, 2019 11:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: favorite lager
Replies: 82
Views: 1740

Re: favorite lager

Skol.
by Lord Beamish
Tue Aug 20, 2019 4:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Weird stuff that happens
Replies: 13
Views: 879

Re: Weird stuff that happens

Have you ever smoked a cigarette in your car and then flicked it out the window, but then a minute later you smell something, and you turn around and your grandmother is in the backseat pleasuring herself? It’d be weird if either of my grandmothers were in the car with me; they’re both dead. Though...
by Lord Beamish
Tue Aug 20, 2019 10:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Luxury Watches
Replies: 59
Views: 2355

Re: Luxury Watches

fatboy47 wrote:The idea that high end watches are a serious investment is an idea mainly promoted by the makers of high end watches.

There's that many good quality fakes around that you'll struggle to impress high end minge with one anyway.

And ther, Ladies and Gentlemen, is the rub; so to speak.
by Lord Beamish
Mon Aug 19, 2019 5:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bramall Lane
Replies: 56
Views: 2598

Re: Bramall Lane

Cleveleys_claret wrote:Should of beat them that day in the FA Cup. Inchy and Eyres were class that day. Probably one of my top 3 away day experiences behind that goal. The atmosphere was electric

Inchy was excellent, that day. I’m pretty sure that David Eyres was still a Blackpool Player, at that point.
by Lord Beamish
Fri Aug 16, 2019 2:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Andy Lonergan
Replies: 34
Views: 1888

Re: Andy Lonergan

Those two games against PNE that Season were the highlight of that year. That’s truly when ours and PNE’s paths diverged.
by Lord Beamish
Thu Aug 15, 2019 10:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Antwerp in for Defour
Replies: 102
Views: 5470

Re: Antwerp in for Defour

claretcarrot93 wrote:Some weird cooments.

I had a weird cooment, once.
It took me ages to get it out of my hair!
by Lord Beamish
Thu Aug 15, 2019 9:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Emiliano Sala
Replies: 38
Views: 3955

Re: Emiliano Sala

All this adds an extra layer of sadness to the whole wretched tale. Rest in Peace both of theses unfortunate men,
by Lord Beamish
Wed Aug 14, 2019 10:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Salford v Leeds
Replies: 36
Views: 2656

Re: Salford v Leeds

Just Google ‘Jimmy Savile funeral’ and read the BBC stories from 2011. It beggars belief doesn’t it. The day Saville died, a good friend of mine, who’d lived in Leeds for over ten years, and worked for the local authority, texted me with the words, “A can of worms is about to be opened.” He wasn't ...
by Lord Beamish
Wed Aug 14, 2019 9:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Blackburn Rovers. Is it too early
Replies: 81
Views: 5207

Re: Blackburn Rovers. Is it too early

On social media seen lots of people say they wanted us to draw Rovers, thankfully we didn’t. I don’t understand why anyone would ever want us to play them again. We have the bragging rights over them and I’d like to keep them for the next 30 years or so at least. I’d like them because, unlike their...
by Lord Beamish
Tue Aug 13, 2019 4:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Blackburn Rovers. Is it too early
Replies: 81
Views: 5207

Re: Blackburn Rovers. Is it too early

I don’t think that, technically speaking, R*vers and Accrington Stanley have ever been in the same league as each other.
by Lord Beamish
Tue Aug 13, 2019 8:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick
Replies: 67
Views: 4005

Re: Hendrick

It’d cap off a good Transfer Window if we could secure Jeff’s services for another three years, as far as I’m concerned. He’s a valuable Squad Member and a great Team Player. Is he better than Arfield? Hard to say. He is younger, and with the best years of his career still in front of him, he could ...
by Lord Beamish
Mon Aug 12, 2019 5:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Referee confirmed for Arsenal game
Replies: 21
Views: 1474

Re: Referee confirmed for Arsenal game

Pleased with that. Dean is probably the best English Ref at the moment.
by Lord Beamish
Mon Aug 12, 2019 5:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Southampton
Replies: 67
Views: 6392

Re: Southampton

https://readsouthampton.com/2019/08/09/burnley-v-southampton-combined-xi/ before the game they only had 3 of our players in the combined team...!!! :D Gunn better than either Pope or Hart? It starts off as fanciful ******** and goes downhill from there. Redmond is the only player of their’s who’d g...
by Lord Beamish
Mon Aug 12, 2019 5:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Kightly confirms his retirement
Replies: 26
Views: 1525

Re: ARTICLE: Kightly confirms his retirement

He scored some key goals and made some great assist in our first promotion under Dyche. He’ll always be remembered fondly by this Claret.
Shame it didn’t work out for him when he went home to Southend, it at least he did score a winner against R*vers, on his debut.
by Lord Beamish
Mon Aug 12, 2019 4:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: points total for next 4 games
Replies: 21
Views: 1384

Re: points total for next 4 games

Four; maybe five.
by Lord Beamish
Mon Aug 12, 2019 10:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley F C in pictures
Replies: 262
Views: 8493

Re: Burnley F C in pictures

slw wrote:some interesting faces on this picture, no idea on the goalkeepers though..

Image

Back then, our ‘Keepers were akin to ‘Spinal Tap’ Drummers.
by Lord Beamish
Mon Aug 12, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley F C in pictures
Replies: 262
Views: 8493

Re: Burnley F C in pictures

Some of our more recent history....
by Lord Beamish
Sun Aug 11, 2019 12:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Agyei leaves for Oxford
Replies: 6
Views: 821

Re: ARTICLE: Agyei leaves for Oxford

Good luck, Daniel. I hope your career blossoms.
by Lord Beamish
Sun Aug 11, 2019 12:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Ings
Replies: 78
Views: 6269

Re: Danny Ings

Bosscat wrote:A nice Sirloin preferably medium rare with onion rings chips and a nice portobellow mushroom

A Porterbellow? Below what?
by Lord Beamish
Sun Aug 11, 2019 11:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: LEAGUE CUP 2ND RD
Replies: 107
Views: 6579

Re: LEAGUE CUP 2ND RD

LongSider75 wrote:Went to Burton last season, worse than a friendly. SD has no interest in this comp whatsoever.

I went to Ew*od two years ago. We looked interested then.
by Lord Beamish
Sun Aug 11, 2019 11:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: LEAGUE CUP 2ND RD
Replies: 107
Views: 6579

Re: LEAGUE CUP 2ND RD

Foulthrow wrote:Forrest.

Gump?
by Lord Beamish
Sun Aug 11, 2019 10:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Minor gripe
Replies: 58
Views: 3468

Re: Minor gripe

Alanstevensonsgloves wrote:I joined an online dating site yesterday. Instead of asking me for my sex it asked me what gender i 'identify' with. Is this the way the world is going?

It’s a pretty simple question to answer. I guess you are not sure?
by Lord Beamish
Sun Aug 11, 2019 10:31 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Going to games alone
Replies: 113
Views: 5212

Re: Going to games alone

I used to, on cold and wet winter week-day afternoons back in the day, take myself to the Cinema on Manchester Rd, and watch a film at early-bird prices. More than once I was the only patron in the auditorium. It was a liberating experience.
by Lord Beamish
Sun Aug 11, 2019 9:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Match of the Day
Replies: 80
Views: 5124

Re: Match of the Day

So you want more VAR with more stoppages and delays? Fair enough. Are there any more yellow card offences you want to review or just goalkeepers handling the ball outside the box? That’s clearly not what I said. I said I want VAR to be used to discern if a ‘Keeper has handled the ball out of the bo...
by Lord Beamish
Sun Aug 11, 2019 9:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Match of the Day
Replies: 80
Views: 5124

Re: Match of the Day

Every foul is a fundamental rule violation of the game. It's only a red card offence if it's deemed to be denying a goalscoring opportunity. There were no Burnley players anywhere near him so it couldn't be denying a goalscoring opportunity and would only have been a yellow. VAR isn't used for yell...
by Lord Beamish
Sun Aug 11, 2019 9:22 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Match of the Day
Replies: 80
Views: 5124

Re: Match of the Day

Every foul is a fundamental rule violation of the game. You seem to be arguing in your second paragraph that it was denying a goalscoring opportunity after saying in your first that you didn't think it was a red. I didn’t think it was a Red because it wasnt a ‘clear’ goal scoring opportunity. A pla...
by Lord Beamish
Sun Aug 11, 2019 8:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Match of the Day
Replies: 80
Views: 5124

Re: Match of the Day

A free kick on the right hand side of the area and a yellow card for Gunn is a match turning event? ‘Keepers straying our of their box with the ball in their hands often leads to Red Cards(though I don’t think it would have in this instance), and is a fundamental rule violation of the Game. It coul...
by Lord Beamish
Sun Aug 11, 2019 8:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Match of the Day
Replies: 80
Views: 5124

Re: Match of the Day

Tall Paul wrote:Why do you think VAR should have been used in that instance?

They're only using it for goals, penalties and red cards.

I reckon it’s because it was a match turning event that the Referee should’ve been made aware of.
by Lord Beamish
Sat Aug 10, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Ings
Replies: 78
Views: 6269

Re: Danny Ings

Ings was great for us. Glad he had a stinker today, mind.
by Lord Beamish
Sat Aug 10, 2019 9:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Barnes pictured after the win...
Replies: 32
Views: 3591

Re: Barnes pictured after the win...

I had one for the first time, a month ago, at EuroDisney. Surprisingly good.
by Lord Beamish
Sat Aug 10, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Southampton
Replies: 67
Views: 6392

Re: Southampton

I will continue to love the fact that so many teams just hate to lose to us.
by Lord Beamish
Sat Aug 10, 2019 10:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Going to games alone
Replies: 113
Views: 5212

Re: Going to games alone

If you’re comfortable with your own company, then you may be alone, but you’ll never be lonely.
by Lord Beamish
Sat Aug 10, 2019 10:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Helter Skelter
Replies: 8
Views: 799

Re: Helter Skelter

It’s a strange, but novel idea. Most of all it’s fun and harmless; something from which Religion could learn a lesson, mayhap?
by Lord Beamish
Fri Aug 09, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Pub - Vintage Claret
Replies: 97
Views: 7844

Re: New Pub - Vintage Claret

Real ale 2 wrote:Any decent bitter on drought?

Are they running dry?
by Lord Beamish
Fri Aug 09, 2019 10:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mooy or Drinkwater
Replies: 35
Views: 2467

Re: Mooy or Drinkwater

Hapag Lloyd wrote:Mooy having a longer contract ensures Huddersfield get market value for him should he be a success at Brighton and they want to make the deal permanent.

At great risk to themselves, should he get badly injured. The usual mode for relegated teams is just to sell. It’s very odd.
by Lord Beamish
Fri Aug 09, 2019 10:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Corner Stands
Replies: 542
Views: 43366

Re: New Corner Stands

Why not do a full survey of each seat in the ground and, after doing so, put small monitors on the back of the seats in front of those who can’t see the Big Screen.

Now that problem is sorted; into the intractable Middle East and its panoply of difficulties.
by Lord Beamish
Fri Aug 09, 2019 10:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BREAKING NEWS: Drinkwater signs to fill the midfield gap
Replies: 245
Views: 9638

Re: The Drinkwater Deal

TheFamilyCat wrote:Will there ever be a boy born who can swim faster than a shark?

I bet Muchacho can.
by Lord Beamish
Fri Aug 09, 2019 9:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mooy or Drinkwater
Replies: 35
Views: 2467

Re: Mooy or Drinkwater

I thought the Mooy situation was an odd one. Hasn't he signed a new contract with Huddersfield yet gone to Brighton for the season? The Mooy situation is truly bizarre. Brighton have a Player for the Season, whilst Huddersfield arguably go without their best Midfielder. On top of that, The Terriers...
by Lord Beamish
Thu Aug 08, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bolton
Replies: 1068
Views: 75871

Re: Bolton

I’m bored of this whole saga, now.
by Lord Beamish
Thu Aug 08, 2019 6:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2 great windows business wise
Replies: 44
Views: 2410

Re: 2 great windows business wise

You’ll catch some Whoppers with this.
by Lord Beamish
Thu Aug 08, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BREAKING NEWS: Drinkwater signs to fill the midfield gap
Replies: 245
Views: 9638

Re: BREAKING NEWS: Drinkwater signs to fill the midfield gap

With the length remaining on his contract at Chelsea, unless there’s serious interest in him in January, his Parent Club will probably extend his loan in January and look to sell him next Summer.
by Lord Beamish
Thu Aug 08, 2019 5:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BREAKING NEWS: Drinkwater signs to fill the midfield gap
Replies: 245
Views: 9638

Re: BREAKING NEWS: Drinkwater signs to fill the midfield gap

Excellent. I think this Transfer Window can be regarded by most as a success.
by Lord Beamish
Thu Aug 08, 2019 5:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 436106

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Could this be him?
by Lord Beamish
Thu Aug 08, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gout
Replies: 50
Views: 1440

Re: Gout

Best thing for Gout?

Red wine, port, stinky cheeses; lots of high-living.
by Lord Beamish
Thu Aug 08, 2019 9:35 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jimmy Robson and Willie Irvine
Replies: 17
Views: 1297

Re: Jimmy Robson and Willie Irvine

Great to see both genial old buffers with a twinkle in their eyes.
by Lord Beamish
Thu Aug 08, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bet365
Replies: 34
Views: 1761

Re: Bet365

I haven’t placed a bet since I backed Mon Mome £10 each way at 100/1 for the National, back in 2009. I’d only ever bet on the National; a tenner each way on a long-shot horse, and that was my gambling for the year. I picked Mon Mome because of its meaning(my first daughter had been born a week befor...

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