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by Quicknick
Sat Feb 16, 2019 7:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Blackburn v Burnley 1978 fighting on the fair ground fighting on the streets
Replies: 62
Views: 3277

Re: Blackburn v Burnley 1978 fighting on the fair ground fighting on the streets

Dazzler wrote:That would have been the season after when Hall & Morley scored in a 2-1 win.


Morley got them both in 1979, didn't he?
by Quicknick
Sat Feb 16, 2019 7:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Blackburn v Burnley 1978 fighting on the fair ground fighting on the streets
Replies: 62
Views: 3277

Re: Blackburn v Burnley 1978 fighting on the fair ground fighting on the streets

Long time now but remember this match for loads of things ,1st got train from Burnley was packed to rafters picked up at accy loads got on now this train was jammers got to millhill we all got off hundreds of us we got usual police escort to ewood walked past few pubs with curtains shut Burnley sin...
by Quicknick
Sat Feb 16, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Best Memory You Have Visiting A Small Ground
Replies: 109
Views: 2891

Re: Best Memory You Have Visiting A Small Ground

Maidestone away in late '89, just before I went to work in Japan for three years. About 1,300 of us. John Deary got a late winner, and the place went wild.
by Quicknick
Thu Feb 14, 2019 2:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris McCann given free transfer.
Replies: 35
Views: 3630

Re: Chris McCann given free transfer.

I remember talking to a Rangers fan when Lafferty was there. He didn't think much to him and reckoned we'd got a very good price.
by Quicknick
Thu Feb 14, 2019 12:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Penrith 0 v Burnley 9 (NINE) FA Cup 1984
Replies: 41
Views: 1424

Re: Penrith 0 v Burnley 9 (NINE) FA Cup 1984

We had some good players in that team. Surprised we went down.
by Quicknick
Wed Feb 13, 2019 11:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Aye Aye Ashley (updated Jan 16th)
Replies: 44
Views: 4926

Re: Aye Aye Ashley (updated Jan 16th)

Lord Beamish wrote:Taking into account the League we’re playing in, Him and Wood are the best Strike Partnership I’ve seen at Burnley; just edging out Vokes and Ings in the Championship.


Certainly in recent years, but the best for me: Lochhead and Irvine.
by Quicknick
Wed Feb 13, 2019 1:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: currently the FIFTH best team in Europe
Replies: 7
Views: 1662

Re: currently the FIFTH best team in Europe

2 Bee Holed wrote:Is Portugal not in Europe then?


It is not a major league. Not competitive. From 5th position down, none of the teams would be anywhere near the EPL if they were English.
by Quicknick
Tue Feb 12, 2019 12:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gordon Banks
Replies: 57
Views: 1354

Re: Gordon Banks

Don't know who it was against or when now, but remember Alan Stephenson pulling off one very similar save at the Turf once. And that's how I described it, "One of Gordon Banks saves!" 1972/73. Burnley 1 Bristol City 1. Could have lost 1-5 but for Stevenson's performance, and that save was...
by Quicknick
Tue Feb 12, 2019 12:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gordon Banks
Replies: 57
Views: 1354

Re: Gordon Banks

cricketfieldclarets wrote:Aye. Bobby was fluent in Portugese :D


Same word.
by Quicknick
Fri Jan 25, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tina Malone
Replies: 42
Views: 2541

Re: Tina Malone

Pimlico_Claret wrote:You are assuming that people who would assault look a like criminals actually have a lot of common sense, unlikely! There are people who think TV characters are real.


Jimmy Savile was real.
by Quicknick
Thu Jan 24, 2019 11:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: James Bulger film nominated for Oscar ....
Replies: 22
Views: 1358

Re: James Bulger film nominated for Oscar ....

Listened to an interview with a producer or director, didnt catch which, of this film on LBC just now. He said you can see the distress that venables and Thompson went through during their police interviews. How much distress did that little boy go through? What sickens me is the thought that Venab...
by Quicknick
Tue Jan 22, 2019 3:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Vincent Janssen
Replies: 77
Views: 10103

Re: Vincent Janssen

By your measure of fans then my most hated club would be Forest. Got attacked twice on a visit to the City ground in the 70's (both before AND after the game) and then got attacked by a small bunch of 'em after a home game when we had just beat them 5-1. I recall the assault before the game at Fore...
by Quicknick
Sun Jan 20, 2019 11:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Wood and The Offside Rule
Replies: 120
Views: 5177

Re: Chris Wood and The Offside Rule

It didn't look offside at all.
by Quicknick
Wed Jan 16, 2019 3:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley Transfer Rumours...
Replies: 1158
Views: 128204

Re: Burnley Transfer Rumours...

I wish people would stick to discussing transfer rumours.
by Quicknick
Tue Jan 15, 2019 12:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel
Replies: 105
Views: 9931

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel

He sounds perfect. A hard ball-winning midfieder who can pass. Good injury record. Just what we need. 31 isn't so old nowadays. We weren't moaning when we got Barton. And look at the difference he made. If we hadn't signed him, we wouldn't have gone back up.
by Quicknick
Sun Jan 13, 2019 8:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Has anybody ever wanted Rovers to win?
Replies: 53
Views: 1955

Re: Has anybody ever wanted Rovers to win?

Yes. The other week when they were at Leeds. Lots of Yorkshire Clarets would be with me on that.
by Quicknick
Sun Jan 13, 2019 1:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How did you end up supporting Burnley?
Replies: 66
Views: 5017

Re: How did you end up supporting Burnley?

brexit wrote:stanley went bust


At least you went in the right direction.
by Quicknick
Sat Jan 12, 2019 5:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus OneEff
Replies: 359
Views: 5742

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus OneEff

From Thailand to Ireland. Another joy of the internet, Sussex ...
by Quicknick
Sat Jan 12, 2019 4:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus OneEff
Replies: 359
Views: 5742

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus OneEff

I have been sitting on the edge of my seat post-beer in Chiang Mai reading this whole thread over the last 10 minutes, having had no idea of the score. The joys of the internet. What an important win however unattractive.
by Quicknick
Sat Jan 12, 2019 7:31 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How did you end up supporting Burnley?
Replies: 66
Views: 5017

Re: How did you end up supporting Burnley?

In the playground at primary school in 62/63, everyone was a Burnley or a Spurs fan. I knew Spurs were a London team and Burnley was only 18 miles from Skipton. However, it was some time later when I found out that Burnley wasn't in Yorkshire. Still, with a Yorkshire mother and a Lancs dad, it wasn'...
by Quicknick
Wed Jan 09, 2019 7:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Ntumba Massanka moves to Belgium
Replies: 18
Views: 2090

Re: ARTICLE: Ntumba Massanka moves to Belgium

Racing White Daring: great name.
by Quicknick
Sun Jan 06, 2019 5:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: James McLean
Replies: 116
Views: 8368

Re: James McLean

paulatky wrote:What principal ,he is prepared to take the rich financial rewards available here in UK
If he had principals he would be playing in the irish republic


What a stupid argument.
by Quicknick
Sun Jan 06, 2019 5:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: James McLean
Replies: 116
Views: 8368

Re: James McLean

cricketfieldclarets wrote:Heard a bid has gone in for McClean of up to 8m.

3m more than Stoke paid for him. So maybe showing some intent early on.

Personally think he would be a good option especially at that price.


Just the sort of Barton player we need.
by Quicknick
Sun Jan 06, 2019 4:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Charlie Taylor
Replies: 58
Views: 5040

Re: Charlie Taylor

Some stupid threads on here.
by Quicknick
Fri Jan 04, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Zios Barroford
Replies: 38
Views: 3718

Re: Zios Barroford

bfcmatt wrote:The Chef has opened a small Italian Restaurant / Cafe in brier field


Brier field. Sure it isn't Nel son or Col ne?
by Quicknick
Mon Dec 31, 2018 1:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Ternent RIP
Replies: 54
Views: 6800

Re: Chris Ternent RIP

Very sad news.
by Quicknick
Sun Dec 30, 2018 5:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mcneil
Replies: 85
Views: 5913

Re: Mcneil

Very exciting stuff. But I remember 1975-76. The year we went down for the last time in over 30 years. We had WHU at home. I went to the match feeling sure we would lose [much like today], but we won 2-0. An untried midfielder called Kevin Kennerley scored. His only goal for us. I'm happy for McNeil...
by Quicknick
Sun Dec 30, 2018 12:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will we sell anyone in Jan?
Replies: 15
Views: 1017

Re: Will we sell anyone in Jan?

SGr wrote:Nixon hinted that Barnes and Vokes might be shifted, presumably for another Jay Rod bid.

Can’t see us moving Wood, record signing and I think we still have instalments of it yet to pay Leeds.


Rodriquez would be crazy to sign. We could easily change divisions with WBA.
by Quicknick
Sat Dec 29, 2018 5:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Are we down?
Replies: 208
Views: 11508

Re: Are we down?

Bad result today at Leicester.
by Quicknick
Thu Dec 27, 2018 5:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Vydra Question
Replies: 66
Views: 3130

Re: The Vydra Question

Who did, then?
by Quicknick
Thu Dec 27, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arfield, Boyd, Marley & Barton
Replies: 25
Views: 1935

Re: Arfield, Boyd, Marley & Barton

We're missing Brian O'Neil.
by Quicknick
Thu Dec 27, 2018 3:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Does anyone know Big SAMs number??
Replies: 37
Views: 3382

Re: Does anyone know Big SAMs number??

Blackrod wrote:Almatdyce's football is awful but effective. Ours has always been awful under Dyche but is now consistently ineffective. One manager who would not lift this team is Moyes.


Moyes would almost certainly mean relegation.
by Quicknick
Thu Dec 27, 2018 3:40 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Does anyone know Big SAMs number??
Replies: 37
Views: 3382

Re: Does anyone know Big SAMs number??

Steve1956 wrote:I'd rather have Brian Laws here instead of Allardyce.


Quite possibly the daftest post of 2018.
by Quicknick
Wed Dec 26, 2018 5:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: When We Go Down this Summer....
Replies: 36
Views: 1698

Re: When We Go Down this Summer....

I can't stand the thought of Leeds replacing us in the Prem.
by Quicknick
Sun Dec 23, 2018 11:31 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Paddy Ashdown RIP
Replies: 50
Views: 1579

Re: Paddy Ashdown RIP

RIP. Always liked him.
by Quicknick
Fri Dec 21, 2018 12:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Biggest donkey of all time?
Replies: 108
Views: 3769

Re: Biggest donkey of all time?

Tall Paul wrote:Jeff Hendrick


Ridiculous post. Unless it's a joke.
by Quicknick
Fri Dec 21, 2018 12:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Biggest donkey of all time?
Replies: 108
Views: 3769

Re: Biggest donkey of all time?

Tony Hancock was a massive disappointment, but the worst? No, he had some skill. Select from all but three of the 86/87 team.
by Quicknick
Fri Dec 21, 2018 11:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lockerbie : Thirty Years On
Replies: 14
Views: 634

Re: Lockerbie : Thirty Years On

I certainly remember it. I worked more recently with a fellow from Lockerbie.
by Quicknick
Wed Dec 19, 2018 8:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Giving up alcohol for October
Replies: 42
Views: 1989

Re: Giving up alcohol for October

I did 79 days without alcohol early this year.
by Quicknick
Mon Dec 17, 2018 1:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arsenal away-low turn out?
Replies: 66
Views: 3593

Re: Arsenal away-low turn out?

How many did we take to Tottenham?
by Quicknick
Sun Dec 16, 2018 12:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Going down?
Replies: 38
Views: 2981

Re: Going down?

No.
by Quicknick
Sun Dec 16, 2018 3:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tottering Hotties versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 218
Views: 5876

Re: Tottering Hotties versus MIGHTY CLARETS

Wuggawumphwumph wrote:Come January Rigg needs to get his finger out and find us a 27 year old joey coz we would have seen that game out with his 95+ minute game management. As it is we come away with sfa


I agree, but who do you suggest?
by Quicknick
Sun Dec 16, 2018 3:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Attempts on target
Replies: 17
Views: 1439

Re: Attempts on target

TsarBomba wrote:It’s the third game this season we’ve failed to have a shot on target. No other team has done it more than once.

Really need to start creating more in the last half of the season if we hope to stay up.


If we'd hung on for the draw we deserved, you'd have been praising the team.
by Quicknick
Thu Dec 13, 2018 8:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: The magic that once was the FA Cup
Replies: 43
Views: 1780

Re: ARTICLE: The magic that once was the FA Cup

Look at the attendances now for league and cup - massive difference. Back in the early 70s we played Wolves at home in the cup and couldn't get on our beloved Longside for about 10k or more Wolves fans (actually annoying as it was, it was a fabulous sight, a sea of black and gold). The following we...
by Quicknick
Wed Dec 12, 2018 2:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Phil Foden
Replies: 51
Views: 3936

Re: Phil Foden

JimMcDonald wrote:https://www.premierleague.com/stats/top/clubs/total_long_balls

Oh what a suprise we have played the most long balls in the league hahahaha


Watch a few YouTube videos of the great Liverpool team of the late 70s and 80s. They were architects of the long accurate ball. Forward, diagonally.
by Quicknick
Fri Dec 07, 2018 8:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pete Shelley R I P
Replies: 3
Views: 336

Re: Pete Shelley R I P

I just googled this after seeing the link that you posted which didn't work. No problem. Sad to hear this. 'Ever Fallen In Love ...' was a classic of its time.
by Quicknick
Sun Dec 02, 2018 4:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Palace - a model ??
Replies: 34
Views: 1306

Re: Palace - a model ??

Palace model: Fiona Richmond in the tub with all the lads.
by Quicknick
Sun Dec 02, 2018 4:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Scott Arfield
Replies: 40
Views: 3426

Re: Scott Arfield

Buy him back.
by Quicknick
Sat Dec 01, 2018 5:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: DYCHE OUT
Replies: 298
Views: 10863

Re: DYCHE OUT

randomclaret2 wrote:Surely Harry Potts was the best manager we ever had.


Along with John Haworth.
by Quicknick
Sat Dec 01, 2018 5:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: DYCHE OUT
Replies: 298
Views: 10863

Re: DYCHE OUT

IndigoLake wrote:I'm not convinced by this. Hart stopped us from losing 5 or 6 nil today. We're awful all over the park.


He was being ironic.

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