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by Colburn_Claret
Sun Sep 20, 2020 9:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Well done lads
Replies: 28
Views: 1550

Re: Well done lads

I feared the worst, but the lads should be proud of that performance. I've said before that the performance is near as important as the result. Against a very good , confident Leicester side we could have easily got something.
It should give us the confidence going forward.
UTC
by Colburn_Claret
Sun Sep 20, 2020 11:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MOTD
Replies: 28
Views: 2270

Re: MOTD

Lots of mentions of United crap defence, but I was impressed with Palaces. Everytime utd went forward they kept that straight backline of 4 across the edge of the penalty area. If someone pulled out, someone else filled in. They reminded me of us. If they can score more goals they should avoid the a...
by Colburn_Claret
Sat Sep 19, 2020 1:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Soccer streams 100
Replies: 8
Views: 585

Re: Soccer streams 100

hesgoal.com are usually very good, and not much lag in time.
It's pot luck what language you get to watch the match in, but most commentators are crap anyway.
by Colburn_Claret
Fri Sep 18, 2020 11:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JBG Injury
Replies: 69
Views: 6052

Re: JBG Injury

Posted on twitter tonight

Be back soon

He sounds positive thankfully, I hope he's right
by Colburn_Claret
Wed Sep 16, 2020 8:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Should Furlough end ?
Replies: 61
Views: 1692

Re: Should Furlough end ?

It's not just elderly people with an underlying health condition. It doesn't matter what age they are. The people with underlying health conditions know who they are. The NHS know who they are. They are the only people that need shielding. It isn't, and never was necessary for the whole of the coun...
by Colburn_Claret
Wed Sep 16, 2020 8:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Should Furlough end ?
Replies: 61
Views: 1692

Re: Should Furlough end ?

Rileybobs wrote:
Wed Sep 16, 2020 6:00 pm
What's the relevance of flying?
It was in response to which businesses need to continue furlough. Imo the only businesses that still require it are the Airlines and support services. I cant see any need for nightclubs or rheayres to remain shut.
by Colburn_Claret
Wed Sep 16, 2020 5:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Should Furlough end ?
Replies: 61
Views: 1692

Re: Should Furlough end ?

You've narrowed it down way too much. For example, the whole night time economy is at risk: Nightclubs Theaters Live music venues Event spaces etc etc etc This is the 5th biggest industry in the UK. I wouldn't close any of those. You don't need to fly to a theatre or nightclub, they should all be r...
by Colburn_Claret
Wed Sep 16, 2020 12:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Should Furlough end ?
Replies: 61
Views: 1692

Re: Should Furlough end ?

Yes For those saying that some sectors still can't open, I narrow it down to foreign tourist companies and the Air services that support them. I think the problem of lockdown has been misread from the offset, as the government has twisted and turned to appease the media. They should have stuck with ...
by Colburn_Claret
Wed Sep 16, 2020 11:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Macclesfield wound up
Replies: 34
Views: 2074

Re: Macclesfield wound up

Pay your tax bills... It's you and I they're ******* over- why feel sorry for any of these clubs? Because it wasn't the fans that didn't pay their taxes, or the players, or the Town. A whole community will be suffering for one mans mistakes. It's fair to say that if we spend money we don't have, on...
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Sep 15, 2020 11:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Aston Villa 1972
Replies: 12
Views: 892

Re: Burnley v Aston Villa 1972

Does it show Brian Miller playing toss the dwarf with a pitch invader. We were in stitches.
by Colburn_Claret
Mon Sep 14, 2020 1:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2951
Views: 307353

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

That would be taking a huge gamble on avoiding injuries and suspensions across the full season. We never have a good cup run, so wouldn't be worried about fixture pile up, but Dyche's consistency in his team selection and the lack of break since the final games of last season surely increases the r...
by Colburn_Claret
Mon Sep 14, 2020 10:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sue Barker to leave QOS
Replies: 105
Views: 3516

Re: Sue Barker to leave QOS

I don't know about anyone else, but I stopped watching it years ago. Tufnell and Dawson were quite funny at first, but then it just became a muppets parody of themselves. The quiz was overtaken by them trying too hard to be funny. It could still be a good show if they went back to an actual quiz, in...
by Colburn_Claret
Sun Sep 13, 2020 11:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2951
Views: 307353

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

garlick has got us into the top 10 in the pl is probably the most absurd statement ive read on this thread. Sean Dyche has got us into the top 10 despite mike garlick Who hired SD. Who kept him on, even after relegation. Who gave him a massive say in Barnfield. Who gave him a massive contract to ke...
by Colburn_Claret
Sun Sep 13, 2020 10:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2951
Views: 307353

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

No one can know if the rumours about budget are true. There's obviously a disagreement between the camps manager, recruitment, board but who's at fault if any, is a guess. I would find it strange, that a business man like Garlick, isn't aware of the issue SD would have if he doesn't even know how mu...
by Colburn_Claret
Sun Sep 13, 2020 9:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2951
Views: 307353

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

Do people really think Tarks won’t move to West Ham because a) they played poorly yesterday and b) they have a difficult run of games? He’ll move to West Ham if Burnley accept an offer, because they’ll pay him a lot more money than we can, it’s as simple as that. I think yesterdays result made it e...
by Colburn_Claret
Sun Sep 13, 2020 9:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Peter 'UWE' Noble
Replies: 51
Views: 2413

Re: Peter 'UWE' Noble

The 4-4 was against Norwich if I remember, I think one of their lads got a hat trick as well, Ted McDougall rings a bell.

Uwe was definitely a class player, one of my favourites. Another versatile player who could play many different positions as if he was a natural.
by Colburn_Claret
Sat Sep 12, 2020 9:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Football 12-9-20
Replies: 239
Views: 4581

Re: Today's Football 12-9-20

Great goal, and an assist, if only we could have kept him.

At least the Geordies who were underwhelmed by his signing now know they got a good one.
by Colburn_Claret
Sat Sep 12, 2020 7:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Football 12-9-20
Replies: 239
Views: 4581

Re: Today's Football 12-9-20

Even if Liverpool grab a win, they haven't got a hope of retaining the league with that defence.
by Colburn_Claret
Sat Sep 12, 2020 6:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Football 12-9-20
Replies: 239
Views: 4581

Re: Today's Football 12-9-20

Liverpool don't look like they learnt anything from that first half
by Colburn_Claret
Sat Sep 12, 2020 6:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Football 12-9-20
Replies: 239
Views: 4581

Re: Today's Football 12-9-20

Liverpool holding too high a line to be giving away the ball so cheaply around the Leeds box. How many balls over the top , with only VVD to defend them. Robertson ok, but the other side is a shambles. Teams that sit deeper will find it a lot easier to break on Leeds back line, and they do look vuln...
by Colburn_Claret
Sat Sep 12, 2020 6:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Football 12-9-20
Replies: 239
Views: 4581

Re: Today's Football 12-9-20

Liverpool defending is awful.
TAA and Gomez are shite.
Leeds look very quick, but playing twice a week at that pace isn't going to last
by Colburn_Claret
Sat Sep 12, 2020 4:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2951
Views: 307353

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

I'm sure it said somewhere he has 1 year left on his contract so 8 million seems a fair offer It isn't fair if we get gazumped. I think a low bid like that only encourages our peers to outbid us. We cant afford to have our pants taken down, and the money we have is limited. BUT, if he is only worth...
by Colburn_Claret
Sat Sep 12, 2020 3:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Football 12-9-20
Replies: 239
Views: 4581

Re: Today's Football 12-9-20

What the hell was the keeper doing!!!!
by Colburn_Claret
Sat Sep 12, 2020 2:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2951
Views: 307353

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

Quaison sounds a good one, but I do hope we aren't seriously going in with an opening bid of 8 mill. At least put in a serious offer, at 8 million lots of prem teams would buy him, just to put him on the bench.
by Colburn_Claret
Sat Sep 12, 2020 1:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: U18’s Stoke v Burnley
Replies: 31
Views: 1547

Re: U18’s Stoke v Burnley

Does anyone know how strong or weak the Stoke U18s and Wolves U23s were last season. One swallow doesn't make summer, but its hard to measure how strong we are moving up to a higher level. Positive start from both, so pleasing to see that the youth system appears to have come a long way, in a very ...
by Colburn_Claret
Sat Sep 12, 2020 1:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: U18’s Stoke v Burnley
Replies: 31
Views: 1547

Re: U18’s Stoke v Burnley

Does anyone know how strong or weak the Stoke U18s and Wolves U23s were last season. One swallow doesn't make summer, but its hard to measure how strong we are moving up to a higher level. Positive start from both, so pleasing to see that the youth system appears to have come a long way, in a very s...
by Colburn_Claret
Fri Sep 11, 2020 3:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Maritimo at Gawthorpe
Replies: 141
Views: 8408

Re: Maritimo at Gawthorpe

1 up McNeil header!!!!
by Colburn_Claret
Fri Sep 11, 2020 3:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Maritimo at Gawthorpe
Replies: 141
Views: 8408

Re: Maritimo at Gawthorpe

On Turf
by Colburn_Claret
Fri Sep 11, 2020 3:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Maritimo at Gawthorpe
Replies: 141
Views: 8408

Re: Maritimo at Gawthorpe

FactualFrank wrote:
Fri Sep 11, 2020 2:40 pm
Lineup:

Pope
Bards Tarky(c) Long Taylor
JBG Brownhill Westwood McNeil
Jay Wood
This looks like the line up for the real McCoy, so I hope they get rid of any kinks, and most of all stay injury free.

UTC
by Colburn_Claret
Fri Sep 11, 2020 12:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New away kit
Replies: 96
Views: 3052

Re: New away kit

They seem to have put a lot more thought into this than the home kit.
It's a thumbs up from me
by Colburn_Claret
Thu Sep 10, 2020 3:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Diana Rigg dies
Replies: 26
Views: 1553

Re: Diana Rigg dies

Just been playing in the new All Creatures.........

Thats a role going for the next series
by Colburn_Claret
Wed Sep 09, 2020 6:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New 2% tax for all online purchases?
Replies: 40
Views: 1837

Re: New 2% tax for all online purchases?

That's a curious argument. Make poor people poorer to make them happier. It only depends on how you define poor people. My generation had none of todays mod cons, laptops, mobile phones, FB, Game consoles. By todays yardstick we'd be labelled poor, in many ways we were. But I'd argue that we had a ...
by Colburn_Claret
Wed Sep 09, 2020 4:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New 2% tax for all online purchases?
Replies: 40
Views: 1837

Re: New 2% tax for all online purchases?

No. It's another tax on poor people who often buy online because its cheaper than going to the shops. There's a much bigger picture. Society requires social interaction, for a persons sanity they need to get out. There is a danger that people just start living the lives of hermits. Shops closed, pu...
by Colburn_Claret
Wed Sep 09, 2020 4:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2951
Views: 307353

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

I’ve heard we’ve been offered Danny Rose by Tottenham. Would make a great defensive left wing I wouldn't have Danny Rose as a free, even if Spurs paid his wages. He has always come across as a loser. Great first couple of seasons, but since his career stalled he's walked around with a massive chip ...
by Colburn_Claret
Wed Sep 09, 2020 11:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New 2% tax for all online purchases?
Replies: 40
Views: 1837

Re: New 2% tax for all online purchases?

I agree that 22% across the board might seem fairer, but there are also jobs and businesses going to the wall because of online shopping. You could raise VAT to 25%, and Amazon would still make a fortune. Just as Super markets shouldn't be allowed to sell alcohol as a loss leader, to undercut pubs, ...
by Colburn_Claret
Mon Sep 07, 2020 8:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: " Red Wall " seats ....
Replies: 154
Views: 4451

Re: " Red Wall " seats ....

In 1997 it was the exact opposite where Conservative seats with huge majorities were being toppled with ease. It's unlikely to last. Remember the Portillo moment? Beaten by a centrist Labour Party. Despite the lefts moaning, Blair did more for the working class man, and Northern heartlands than any...
by Colburn_Claret
Mon Sep 07, 2020 4:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: " Red Wall " seats ....
Replies: 154
Views: 4451

Re: " Red Wall " seats ....

Well, maybe the Corbynites can shoulder some of the blame. One Of the main ones will be along Any minute, so I’m off to a ‘football’ thread so save me reading the same old same old. Before I do tho, I voted Labour all my life... until Corbyn. Maybe it would be a good idea for one or two corbynistas...
by Colburn_Claret
Mon Sep 07, 2020 4:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: " Red Wall " seats ....
Replies: 154
Views: 4451

Re: " Red Wall " seats ....

Can’t argue with anything in the OP but it still comes down to if you are working class, and that can now be earning up to £50k, a tory government will NEVER do anything for your benefit. Their soul goal is that the rich get richer. A strange election with the brexit situation and the anti-CorbynIt...
by Colburn_Claret
Mon Sep 07, 2020 8:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2951
Views: 307353

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

I would be amazed and sad, if he didn’t want to play at the tip level, and for England.
Get a spine boys and girls.
by Colburn_Claret
Sun Sep 06, 2020 11:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Birmingham
Replies: 132
Views: 5429

Re: Birmingham

Reports suggest 1 dead and 7 more injured. Good night out in Brum.Also multiple stabbings in London .Whats is the problem with these people? I honestly think we are the problem. As a country we are as soft as muck in dealing with knife wielding, gang cultures. More prison cells, and no namby pamby ...
by Colburn_Claret
Sun Sep 06, 2020 11:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Southgate's replacement
Replies: 41
Views: 1891

Re: Southgate's replacement

Should be Dyche. When you are choosing from the best players in any country, then there isn't a lot you can teach them as individuals. It's all about organising them into a team unit. Organising a team unit is SDs speciality. The problem with yesterdays performance is how disjointed we are as a team...
by Colburn_Claret
Sun Sep 06, 2020 11:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Extinction Rebellion
Replies: 136
Views: 3084

Re: Extinction Rebellion

Censorship imposed by press barons is as bad as that imposed by despotic governments. Large parts of our press aren’t free. We can't guarantee the freedom of the press, when they are owned by individuals, but WE are all free to read what we want. No one is forced to buy or read anything. It's an im...
by Colburn_Claret
Sat Sep 05, 2020 6:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pickford in goal for England
Replies: 215
Views: 6270

Re: Pickford in goal for England

Really poor, as expected to be honest. Apart from Pickford, playing Tripps on the left, Dier on the pitch full stop. The biggest issue is we play like a team of average to good strangers, no team ethic or style, no shape, just XI individuals. Iceland might be missing a lot of players, but they are o...
by Colburn_Claret
Sat Sep 05, 2020 2:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: We are playing Mansfield & Hearts this afternoon
Replies: 72
Views: 3733

Re: We are playing Mansfield & Hearts this afternoon

Thanks for the updates.
Hopefully no niggles and its a good day.
by Colburn_Claret
Fri Sep 04, 2020 1:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What point/s was SD trying to get across 2 months ago ?
Replies: 29
Views: 1360

Re: What point/s was SD trying to get across 2 months ago ?

We all get frustrated, why should SD be any different. He is in a difficult position, and working with one hand tied behind his back. That said, he does understand the realities of the club, and if we all just walked out everytime we felt frustrated at work, factories would have a revolving door. So...
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Sep 01, 2020 9:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tenet - potential spoilers
Replies: 5
Views: 546

Re: Tenet - potential spoilers

Not seen it, but a lot of people slating the sound quality. Many say you can't hear the dialogue which sounds stupid.
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Sep 01, 2020 6:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2951
Views: 307353

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

huw.Y.WattfromWare wrote:
Tue Sep 01, 2020 6:12 pm
Read the Harris to Sunderland thread Colburn. It appears A N Other has accompanied Harris to the SofL but he is a mystery.
I'm at work, I hadn't had a chance to check my phone before I posted. At least he was right.
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Sep 01, 2020 5:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2951
Views: 307353

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

A tanker driver at work, has just told me Sunderland have a young striker on loan from Burnley for the season.
He reckoned he'd had a trial before Shutdown and impressed.
He is a mackem, but i said I hadn't heard anything from iur end........
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Sep 01, 2020 5:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Preston v Burnley
Replies: 72
Views: 5559

Re: Preston v Burnley

ClaretTony wrote:
Tue Sep 01, 2020 5:17 pm
Torn thigh muscle wasn't it in training after the win at Palace?
Cheers Tony, I was going to like the post, but think it inappropriate
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Sep 01, 2020 5:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Preston v Burnley
Replies: 72
Views: 5559

Re: Preston v Burnley

Minor problem and nothing to be concerned about I may have missed it Tony, but is there any official line on why Ben is injured. He finished the game against Palace. The club said it was a tweak that needed monitoring, but would likely keep him out for the next game. Which was fair enough. But 2 mo...