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by Lord Beamish
Sat May 25, 2019 9:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ten years this weekend
Replies: 57
Views: 1891

Re: Ten years this weekend

I’ve never been so p!ssed watching a match. I have virtually no memories of the game. The DVD afterwards filled the gaps. I was so nervous, pre-game, that after my group settled in a bar in Kilburn, I proceeded to drink Long Island Ice Teas in the sunshine until I could barely speak. The Journey to ...
by Lord Beamish
Fri May 24, 2019 1:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: If you could re-live one goal celebration .....
Replies: 64
Views: 1263

Re: If you could re-live one goal celebration .....

smudge wrote:Ashley Barnes goal against Wolves in the promotion season .
Great goal and an important one.Watched it many times seems to get better every time.

Ashley Barnes didn’t score against Wolves in either Promotion Season.

Sorry, just seen your edit.

It was a cracking goal. Samba Football.
by Lord Beamish
Fri May 24, 2019 9:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: If you could re-live one goal celebration .....
Replies: 64
Views: 1263

Re: If you could re-live one goal celebration .....

Vokes against QPR to seal automatic promotion on the way to the Champonship. It put paid to Middlesbrough and Brighton’s plans for a closed-shop game up at the Riverside on the final day.
by Lord Beamish
Thu May 23, 2019 12:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: M25 murderer set to be released
Replies: 39
Views: 1373

Re: M25 murderer set to be released

Stayingup wrote:Are you for real or what?

You do realise that I didn’t give a value judgement on that, don’t you? It was just a speculation.
by Lord Beamish
Thu May 23, 2019 10:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: M25 murderer set to be released
Replies: 39
Views: 1373

Re: M25 murderer set to be released

Just pure speculation, but i do wonder if Mr Noye is terminally ill.
by Lord Beamish
Thu May 23, 2019 10:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another one Shilton couldnt save
Replies: 17
Views: 1485

Re: Another one Shilton couldnt save

Stalbansclaret wrote:2.Naming his children Buddy Bear , River Rocket, Daisy Boo etc...I mean imagine being a kid at Primet or Mansfield in the 1970s and being called Buddy Bear or River Rocket.

An unusual thought experiment considering it’s not the 1970s, and they’re not going to go to either of those schools anyway.
by Lord Beamish
Wed May 22, 2019 8:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How it is when you don't come straight back up
Replies: 99
Views: 3516

Re: How it is when you don't come straight back up

While I’m not overly bothered if we sign anyone from WBA, it will be nice for us to finally have the whip hand in any negotiations with them. I don’t think, for example, that Dawson will be renegotiating a new contract with WBA at our expense, this time.
by Lord Beamish
Wed May 22, 2019 11:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Have a lovely Summer folks
Replies: 14
Views: 780

Re: Have a lovely Summer folks

Announce; Flounce.
by Lord Beamish
Tue May 21, 2019 10:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hollywood actors
Replies: 18
Views: 520

Re: Hollywood actors

Aye. I can’t watch ‘Meet the Fockers’ without it being ruined by that bloody Kia Advert.
by Lord Beamish
Tue May 21, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New home kit
Replies: 221
Views: 10577

Re: New home kit

I liked the look of the Jade and Black Kit, and the fact that we barely won in it doesnt effect my liking of it. Some thought it Jinxed, but not me. We were just awful away from home because the then Manager was tactically inept at setting a team up away from home. Nowt to do with the kit.
by Lord Beamish
Tue May 21, 2019 1:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Trippier to Napoli?
Replies: 15
Views: 2137

Re: Trippier to Napoli?

Tricky Trevor wrote:Apart from John Charles British defenders don’t have a great record in Italy.
Even Des Walker went backwards there.
Good luck to him whatever his future brings. One of our best.

I know Charles could play in defence, but he was primarily a Striker. He scored 350 career goals.
by Lord Beamish
Tue May 21, 2019 1:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How it is when you don't come straight back up
Replies: 99
Views: 3516

Re: How it is when you don't come straight back up

West Brom, relegated a year ago and just failed to go back up. The consequence is that they can't keep loan player Dwight McNeil. Interesting read on how the club progresses https://www.expressandstar.com/sport/football/west-bromwich-albion/2019/05/21/comment-inability-to-sign-dwight-gayle-a-sign-o...
by Lord Beamish
Tue May 21, 2019 1:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rottweilers
Replies: 18
Views: 824

Re: Rottweilers

Having kids in the house, there’s no way I’d have a Staffy, or a Rotty as a pet. The same for Mastiff type breeds, too. Their owners all say just how gentle they are, but I wouldn’t want to have to pull one of the buggers of my child if it ever turned. I’ve no problem with anyone else having them. T...
by Lord Beamish
Tue May 21, 2019 10:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ribery and Robben
Replies: 11
Views: 649

Re: Ribery and Robben

cricketfieldclarets wrote:I did see Ribery at Texaco on Padiham Road filling up yesterday.

So did I. He accidentally dropped his fuel receipt and fell over as it brushed his foot. The physio was sent on, and five minutes later he was away.
by Lord Beamish
Tue May 21, 2019 10:31 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley owners ranked 5th best in Premier League.
Replies: 10
Views: 1646

Re: Burnley owners ranked 5th best in Premier League.

cricketfieldclarets wrote:Can't disagree. What they have done for the club is phenomenal.

Can they improve? Always. But they have done an incredible job for our club and continue to do so.

Always room for improvement, but credit where it’s due; our Club is in safe hands at the moment.
by Lord Beamish
Tue May 21, 2019 10:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: YES! Farage Milkshaked
Replies: 535
Views: 7768

Re: YES! Farage Milkshaked

Rowls wrote:Lancaster wins the Golden Swastika Award for being the first to invoke Adolf Hitler on this stupidest of stupid threads.

Congratulations Lancaster!

Image

Is that badge from your Presonal Collection, Rowls?
by Lord Beamish
Tue May 21, 2019 9:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Steven Caldwell on Radio Lancs
Replies: 13
Views: 1679

Re: Steven Caldwell on Radio Lancs

Up there with Dobson, Pender(twice), Davis, Shackell, and Heaton(twice) as Captains who have led us to Promotion in my time watching(too young to have seen Dobbo do it the first time). He’ll always be special to me.
by Lord Beamish
Mon May 20, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: YES! Farage Milkshaked
Replies: 535
Views: 7768

Re: YES! Farage Milkshaked

My guess is that he’ll get a caution and a fine. I wouldn’t put any money against the fine being paid by crowd-funding, either.
by Lord Beamish
Mon May 20, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: YES! Farage Milkshaked
Replies: 535
Views: 7768

Re: YES! Farage Milkshaked

Wow! The Right-Wingers on here have gone into High-Minded Overload.
by Lord Beamish
Mon May 20, 2019 10:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Foreign Names Translated
Replies: 38
Views: 994

Re: Foreign Names Translated

David Silva.
by Lord Beamish
Sat May 18, 2019 8:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: His Dark Materials...
Replies: 20
Views: 1485

Re: His Dark Materials...

The film was pants. A bit of a damp squib.

My eldest daughter will be very happy to hear about this. She loves the books.
by Lord Beamish
Fri May 17, 2019 9:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Crouch could well stay
Replies: 146
Views: 8379

Re: Crouch could well stay

In fairness, they got silly when someone implied that it was Luck that kept us safe this season. It arguably kept Brighton safe, but not us. We earned our safety, this term.
by Lord Beamish
Fri May 17, 2019 9:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Walters on Talksport
Replies: 29
Views: 2612

Re: Walters on Talksport

PremierLeagueClass wrote:Currently on Talksport, anybody listening?

Apparently Bardsley was out at the back end of the season because he cut his legs to ribbons after falling through a head tennis table!

Excuse my ignorance, but what is a Head Tennis Table?
by Lord Beamish
Fri May 17, 2019 7:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Extremist Abortion Laws
Replies: 52
Views: 1245

Re: Extremist Abortion Laws

Do you think supporting Blackburn Rovers should be made illegal? If not, by your reasoning, that makes you “pro-Blackburn Rovers”. You’re basically coming out to everyone as a horse-botherer. Edit - and I don’t think everyone who disagrees with me is a liar. I just think you are a liar. The most di...
by Lord Beamish
Thu May 16, 2019 10:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Derby v Leeds
Replies: 266
Views: 6819

Re: Derby v Leeds

We actually got a scale model of Sheffield Utd to keep, that season, having beat them 3 times.
by Lord Beamish
Thu May 16, 2019 10:02 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Derby/Villa - who needs it more?
Replies: 9
Views: 575

Re: Derby/Villa - who needs it more?

Leeds.
by Lord Beamish
Thu May 16, 2019 9:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lampard in talks to be Derby's manager
Replies: 90
Views: 4797

Re: Lampard in talks to be Derby's manager

ClaretTony wrote:Not his unwillingness to finance them, but to ensure the club didn't break FFP rules - or that's what he said.

And Anna Nicole Smith married for Love.
by Lord Beamish
Thu May 16, 2019 9:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lampard in talks to be Derby's manager
Replies: 90
Views: 4797

Re: Lampard in talks to be Derby's manager

His argument is that they sold players last summer that they didn't need to sell (Adomah, Bamford & Gibson) to come into line with the FFP rules but others are not playing by the rules. The two play off finalists were the clubs he was mainly targeting. I understand that; my point is that they o...
by Lord Beamish
Thu May 16, 2019 9:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lampard in talks to be Derby's manager
Replies: 90
Views: 4797

Re: Lampard in talks to be Derby's manager

Digging my post up about Derby & Villa, interesting to note that they are two of the three clubs Steve Gibson is targeting in his complaints to the league regarding their overspending re: FFP. Pots and Kettles. He starts to complain now he’s stopped doing it. He’s been propping Muddlesbrough up...
by Lord Beamish
Thu May 16, 2019 9:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds 700 not out
Replies: 28
Views: 2068

Re: Leeds 700 not out

Dyched wrote:Oh it’s early. But you won’t catch me like that johnboy

That was so ham-fisted a cast that he’d struggle to catch a cold with it.
by Lord Beamish
Wed May 15, 2019 11:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A decent brekky in and around Burnley
Replies: 45
Views: 2332

Re: A decent brekky in and around Burnley

Eadie’s Kitchen, Albert Rd, Colne. It’s where the Green Chimney used to be. Very good cafe.
by Lord Beamish
Wed May 15, 2019 2:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Extremist Abortion Laws
Replies: 52
Views: 1245

Re: Extremist Abortion Laws

If a pregnancy is God’s Will, then so is impotence. Ban Viagra!
by Lord Beamish
Wed May 15, 2019 12:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Worst song at Turf Moor.
Replies: 66
Views: 1819

Re: Worst song at Turf Moor.

It amuses me when people get annoyed at kids now singing Betie Bee instead of Bertie Mee, like it’s actually important. Or whether or not it’s ‘Til We Play or Will We play ******* Rovers, because one makes sense and the other doesn’t. Is it really important if we pluralise Home in in the song about ...
by Lord Beamish
Wed May 15, 2019 12:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Burnley confirm player departures
Replies: 31
Views: 3044

Re: ARTICLE: Burnley confirm player departures

Worryingly, Crouch wasn’t on that list.
by Lord Beamish
Wed May 15, 2019 7:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brighton sack Hughton
Replies: 113
Views: 5749

Re: Brighton sack Hughton

Heard a Brighton fan defending Hughton saying they are better to watch than Burnley. Did Hughton ever beat us in his time as manager? Winning just 3 games in their last 23. That must’ve been scintillating to watch. And no; I don’t think he did. He did take Dyche’s Manager of the Season Award, mind.
by Lord Beamish
Wed May 15, 2019 7:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Worst song at Turf Moor.
Replies: 66
Views: 1819

Re: Worst song at Turf Moor.

We really do have a whole heap of self-loathing and doubt amongst the folk who post on here. They criticise if the crowd don’t sing, and then knock them for the things they do sing. I’m surprised that the usual go-to in these debates hasn’t yet been brought up; tempo. Anyone expecting a sustained le...
by Lord Beamish
Wed May 15, 2019 6:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bid for Jay then?
Replies: 54
Views: 3930

Re: Bid for Jay then?

I really think that that boat has sailed.
by Lord Beamish
Wed May 15, 2019 6:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Brom v Villa
Replies: 76
Views: 2045

Re: West Brom v Villa

Dyched wrote:Anybody singing allez ******* allez should be shot up the arse with sewn off shotgun.

Is tha one with an embroidered stock?
by Lord Beamish
Tue May 14, 2019 1:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Have Brighton had their day
Replies: 25
Views: 1509

Re: Have Brighton had their day

In answer to the OP; probably not. They’re owned by a very rich man who shows no sign of abating his spending.
I expect they’ll appoint well and be just fine, next season.
by Lord Beamish
Tue May 14, 2019 7:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Crystal Palace
Replies: 11
Views: 1643

Re: Crystal Palace

kaptin1 wrote:Al Capone would pass a Premier League / FA fit and proper test

If Peter Sutcliffe dropped the top prize on the Euromillions, I’m sure he’d pass the test.
by Lord Beamish
Tue May 14, 2019 7:12 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Game of Thrones on NOW TV
Replies: 290
Views: 7015

Re: Game of Thrones on NOW TV

Has this not finished yet?
by Lord Beamish
Mon May 13, 2019 8:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyches last good signing
Replies: 25
Views: 2415

Re: Dyches last good signing

Probably Chris Wood.
by Lord Beamish
Mon May 13, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Forest Green vs Tranmere
Replies: 28
Views: 979

Re: Forest Green vs Tranmere

jrgbfc wrote:Is that Joe Mills the left back who was with us briefly?

Yes.
by Lord Beamish
Mon May 13, 2019 5:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Doris Day - RIP
Replies: 21
Views: 931

Re: Doris Day - RIP

R.I.P.
by Lord Beamish
Mon May 13, 2019 11:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brighton sack Hughton
Replies: 113
Views: 5749

Re: Brighton sack Hughton

bobinho wrote:Be careful what you wish for....

More chance of them doing a “Bolton” than doing a “Leicester”.

But there’s also a good chance of them doing a Watford.
by Lord Beamish
Mon May 13, 2019 11:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brighton sack Hughton
Replies: 113
Views: 5749

Re: Brighton sack Hughton

This could be one of those decisions that most outside of Brighton are amazed at but actually a lot of Brighton fans may think a change is warranted. In all fairness, 3 wins in 23 games in pretty poor - especially after such a good start to the season. They have only been saved due to how poor Card...
by Lord Beamish
Mon May 13, 2019 11:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brighton sack Hughton
Replies: 113
Views: 5749

Re: Brighton sack Hughton

Not so much player power getting him the boot but from what I heard the players wanted to at least give it a go in some games. They've been very negative in both their Premier League games at Burnley, let alone against the top six. Whichever way you look at it, if your assertion is correct, Players...
by Lord Beamish
Mon May 13, 2019 10:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brighton sack Hughton
Replies: 113
Views: 5749

Re: Brighton sack Hughton

This is a watershed moment for the Club. The next appointment is vital. So much needs doing, Team-wise at Brighton. This is a big gamble for them; more so if, as CT alludes, Player Power has got him the boot. That’s a dangerous environment for any new Manager.
by Lord Beamish
Mon May 13, 2019 10:22 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is staying in the Prem the be all and end all?
Replies: 75
Views: 2356

Re: Is staying in the Prem the be all and end all?

For the time being, it is. The longer we stay in, the better we can make ourselves Team-wise, Club Structure-wise, and Stadium-wise.

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