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by CombatClaret
Sat Jul 04, 2020 1:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Priti Patel
Replies: 1
Views: 69

Priti Patel

First Robert Jenerick...

Priti Patel lobbied for a relaxation of lottery rules that would have benefited a Conservative donor after they met privately.
https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/prit ... -gfv9shcsh

Torys gonna Tory.
by CombatClaret
Fri Jul 03, 2020 11:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Arts
Replies: 3
Views: 191

Re: The Arts

well obviously as you say there are a lot more people who are interested in fishing & football than the other two but the difference in aviation & the arts is close but I think aviation has a lot more of infrastructure and associated businesses around it than the arts does so in actual numbers I th...
by CombatClaret
Fri Jul 03, 2020 10:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Arts
Replies: 3
Views: 191

The Arts

Contributions to UK Economy: Fishing 1.4 billion Football 7.6 billion Aviation 22 billion Arts 23 billion No money where there's no votes, happy for people to be crammed in a metal tube in the sky but won't allow a distanced audience for gigs, shows etc. Why the press & people are obsessed with fish...
by CombatClaret
Fri Jul 03, 2020 12:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: It's not just about Brexit
Replies: 126
Views: 5541

Re: It's not just about Brexit

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by CombatClaret
Tue Jun 30, 2020 12:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: "New Deal"
Replies: 86
Views: 3797

"New Deal"

What a shambles of a speech: Boris Johnson's "New Deal". Poundshop Churchill is now the 99p Store FDR. UK Covid Response - 0.25% GDP Germany Covid Response - 4% GPD FDR 1930s New Deal - 7% GPD No new money just re announcing old schemes, £76 per person (New Deal was $7,500 per person), “shovel ready...
by CombatClaret
Tue Jun 30, 2020 12:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 12990
Views: 258576

Re: Covid-19

What a shambles of a speech: Boris Johnson's "New Deal" UK Response - 0.2% GDP Germany Response - 4% GPD FDR 1930s New Deal - 40% GPD No new money just re announcing old schemes, £76 per person(New Deal was $7,500 per person), “shovel ready” (remember "oven ready"). Also managed to take a swipe and ...
by CombatClaret
Mon Jun 29, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Palace versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 502
Views: 11172

Re: Woy's Pal Arse versus MIGHTY CLARETS

Poor from us, should have pushed on for 17 more goals to take 7th place...
by CombatClaret
Mon Jun 29, 2020 9:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Palace versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 502
Views: 11172

Re: Woy's Pal Arse versus MIGHTY CLARETS

Knows exactly where he is and what he's doing. Gets off because he wasn't looking when he does it?!
by CombatClaret
Mon Jun 29, 2020 8:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Palace versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 502
Views: 11172

Re: Woy's Pal Arse versus MIGHTY CLARETS

Even If this finishes 0-0 it's worth a million or two on McNeil's price tag.
by CombatClaret
Mon Jun 29, 2020 7:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Palace versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 502
Views: 11172

Re: Woy's Pal Arse versus MIGHTY CLARETS

Getting into A.Trialist territory that bench.
by CombatClaret
Mon Jun 29, 2020 10:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Holidays Abroad
Replies: 33
Views: 1014

Re: Holidays Abroad

It depend on your risk tolerance and destination. I'd saved for a while and had a trip to New York booked for May which never happened. I don't think the US is a place I want to visit this year, even if infection drops off I want the normal experience. I don't want to wear a mask on the subway or sp...
by CombatClaret
Sun Jun 28, 2020 11:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley Looking To European Market For Reinforcements
Replies: 39
Views: 2529

Re: Burnley Looking To European Market For Reinforcements

I dont see why Rigg can't use the top scouts. They must have a long list of top talent, that the likes of Man U, Chelsea are after, but they should also have a list of really good players that might suit a 'Burnley', but not good enough for the top 6. We probably use the same data collect and resou...
by CombatClaret
Sun Jun 28, 2020 11:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Holidays
Replies: 68
Views: 2032

Re: Holidays

Same here with Ryanair, I gave up and took the voucher instead. It's valid for a year and, if not used, Ryanair have to give me my dosh back....as if. Might have considered a voucher but for a while it was looking like VA might have gone under which would have left me with a very expensive piece of...
by CombatClaret
Sun Jun 28, 2020 10:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley Looking To European Market For Reinforcements
Replies: 39
Views: 2529

Re: Burnley Looking To European Market For Reinforcements

Spending small on a few Euopean players, fill out the squad and try to see who works out would be wise. What we can't afford is to spend £15-20m on one player and they turn out to be no better than what we already had or worse. Off the top of my head from teams in our mini-league: Brighton - Jahanba...
by CombatClaret
Sun Jun 28, 2020 9:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Holidays
Replies: 68
Views: 2032

Re: Holidays

Can't do anything until I receive my Virgin Atlantic refund for canceled flights in May, will take 120 days they've said which is breaking the law (7day refund required), government is refusing to enforce or apply any pressure. It's an EU law anyway so kiss goodbye to consumer protections soon.
by CombatClaret
Sat Jun 27, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick Offered Contract By Newcastle
Replies: 137
Views: 8446

Re: Hendrick Offered Contract By Newcastle

His agent will have been shopping him around, no way you turn down a contract without noises from other clubs.

Annoying If he stays in the league as we lose a good player & opponent gains one. Was hoping he'd depart for foreign shores.
by CombatClaret
Thu Jun 25, 2020 3:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY
Replies: 60
Views: 2317

Re: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY

https://twitter.com/FootballJOE/status/1276153544547147779 I did a little chat with Joe.co.uk on the fundraiser, FYI it's heavily edited down from 10+ mins of talking. I'd hope some of stuff about Burnley in the Community would have made it in. I look forward to people telling me hairdressers are op...
by CombatClaret
Wed Jun 24, 2020 9:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY
Replies: 60
Views: 2317

Re: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY

Bruce, Guller thank you both! Never too late, lovely to see it still active and making a difference to people. Just had a look on your strava.....fantastic choice of wheels but I am slightly biased though as I have the exact same bike! :lol: It was a bit hotter than I'd have liked but it's a beautif...
by CombatClaret
Wed Jun 24, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY
Replies: 60
Views: 2317

Re: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY

Thank you bf2k, greatly appreciated both thoughts and deeds.
by CombatClaret
Wed Jun 24, 2020 3:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY
Replies: 60
Views: 2317

Re: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY

It's bl00dy hot out!!
by CombatClaret
Tue Jun 23, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY
Replies: 60
Views: 2317

Re: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY

I am really interested to see what the end result of this fab little movement and that it is all over the outlets, personally I would have loved to have seen a plane with the right banner message regarding BFC and its fans. I so want to see Rebecca Lowe making positive statements about Burnley FC a...
by CombatClaret
Tue Jun 23, 2020 9:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY
Replies: 60
Views: 2317

Re: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY

alboclaret wrote:
Tue Jun 23, 2020 9:25 pm
Just made a small donation. Well done guys keep it up. Should bump it every few days for people who cant at the minute or have missed it.
Albo thank you! There are no small donations, just big hearts.
by CombatClaret
Tue Jun 23, 2020 9:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY
Replies: 60
Views: 2317

Re: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY

Thank you Eric & Chorley. I agree with your sentiments on drowning out the haters with our collective support and tolerance.
by CombatClaret
Tue Jun 23, 2020 6:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY
Replies: 60
Views: 2317

Re: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY

Wow! We hit £1000 thank you so much, we've really shown people what we can achieve together. Messages of support, likes & retweets were as welcome as every pound. As a way of paying some kind of penance for people's generosity I'm going to do a retroactive 100km charity cycle tomorrow which I've onl...
by CombatClaret
Tue Jun 23, 2020 2:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY
Replies: 60
Views: 2317

Re: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY

Zlatan wrote:
Tue Jun 23, 2020 1:25 pm
Thanks for starting this fundraiser. As soon as I receive my ST refund I’ll be making a contribution to the cause
Your moral support is just as welcome!
by CombatClaret
Tue Jun 23, 2020 1:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY
Replies: 60
Views: 2317

Re: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY

Vintage Claret wrote:
Tue Jun 23, 2020 1:09 pm
Donation made.
Great idea Combat :)
Thanks Vintage I spotted you on the page and knew it must be you :D Really appreciate the support!
by CombatClaret
Tue Jun 23, 2020 12:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY
Replies: 60
Views: 2317

Re: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY

Truly overwhelmed with the response the page has gotten. I was unaware of another campaign started last night, the owner has offered to match the first £600 donations which means so far we've raised £1700 for charitable causes which is truly amazing and I hope goes a long way to restoring faith in t...
by CombatClaret
Tue Jun 23, 2020 11:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY
Replies: 60
Views: 2317

Re: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY

tiger76 wrote:
Tue Jun 23, 2020 11:26 am
you might to edit your post however you've spelt Burnley wrong.
:lol: :o :lol: Oh sh1t where?!

Thanks for your support

Edit: Got it, thanks!
by CombatClaret
Tue Jun 23, 2020 11:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY
Replies: 60
Views: 2317

Re: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY

Thank you to all those who donated, supported & shared this page! It's amazing we reached our target in a little over two hours, I'm quite overwhelmed.
By supporting Stop Hate genuine good will come of this and it will touch people's lives in a tangible way.
Up The Clarets and Up Equality!
by CombatClaret
Tue Jun 23, 2020 11:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY
Replies: 60
Views: 2317

Re: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY

Stalbansclaret wrote:
Tue Jun 23, 2020 10:56 am
Well done...superb.Just donated.
Thank you so much!
by CombatClaret
Tue Jun 23, 2020 10:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY
Replies: 60
Views: 2317

Re: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY

benbfc wrote:
Tue Jun 23, 2020 10:45 am
Done :arrow: :arrow:
Thank you!

72% nearly there.

Got a little flack on Twitter which show we must be doing something right! :lol:
by CombatClaret
Tue Jun 23, 2020 10:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY
Replies: 60
Views: 2317

Re: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY

Thank you everyone, we're a third of the way there!
by CombatClaret
Tue Jun 23, 2020 9:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY
Replies: 60
Views: 2317

Re: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY

If anyone would like to write a nicer statement or 'Story' for the page that would also be appreciated.
by CombatClaret
Tue Jun 23, 2020 9:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY
Replies: 60
Views: 2317

JUST GIVING PAGE DONATION - STOP HATE CHARITY

The price of a plane banner starts at £350, I would like to raise this amount to show last night's events do not represent the views of the Burnley Fan Community. Stop Hate is charity fighting against hate of all kinds be it targets at race, disability, religion, sexuality or any other kind of disc...
by CombatClaret
Mon Jun 22, 2020 10:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Big 24 hours...
Replies: 38
Views: 2851

Re: Big 24 hours...

We must have made Bards a very poor offer. As well as he has played his age would make it unlikely he’ll get a great deal anywhere else. From his point of view this might be the last time/age he can secure a three year deal even if that means dropping down a league, better three years of security, ...
by CombatClaret
Fri Jun 19, 2020 7:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 12990
Views: 258576

Re: Covid-19

Iam sure they did know how much time they had, but the bloomin thing still had to be tested. Or should we just have let everyone download it, then get false results? I hope all the vaccines that are being tested all work 100% for everyone, otherwise it will give people another reason to criticise t...
by CombatClaret
Fri Jun 19, 2020 6:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Norwich v Saints
Replies: 67
Views: 1743

Re: Norwich v Saints

Gutted we never managed to come to a deal over James Ward Prouse in 2018

Was not getting regular games back then, club captain now.
by CombatClaret
Fri Jun 19, 2020 2:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 12990
Views: 258576

Re: Covid-19

Has there been any explanation why there are only MPs at the briefings now? I must have missed it when it first happened and the reason was given but it seems a strange change. When asked Dominic Raab said scientific and medical experts had “a huge amount of other work to do” and when pressed repli...
by CombatClaret
Fri Jun 19, 2020 12:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 12990
Views: 258576

Re: Covid-19

Last Night on Question Time MP James Cleverly said
"We now have a testing system which tests huge numbers of people on a daily basis, hundreds of thousands of people."

As of May 20th data shows we've never tested 100k people in one day. Numbers for the last month have been 'unavailable'...
by CombatClaret
Fri Jun 19, 2020 12:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 12990
Views: 258576

Re: Covid-19

The World Health Organization (WHO) hopes that hundreds of millions of Covid-19 vaccine doses could be produced by the end of the year and be targeted at those most vulnerable to the virus. Tiger can you just post a headline and a link which people can chose to read please? Cut and pasting large ch...
by CombatClaret
Fri Jun 19, 2020 12:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 12990
Views: 258576

Re: Covid-19

We seem to be getting more and more of these cases where large numbers of people are getting the disease but none of them fell ill . It might be more of a pleasant surprise than a shock, perhaps? 17th - 2 Sister factory: 13 people testing positive with one in hospital. 18th - 2 Sister factory: 100+...
by CombatClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 11:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 12990
Views: 258576

Re: Covid-19

Coronavirus: 'Outbreak' reports in Leicester and Cleckheaton https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-leicestershire-53100321 Coronavirus: Almost 100 staff at food factories test positive https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-53091149 I severely doubt the track and trace system is able to follow every t...
by CombatClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 8:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 12990
Views: 258576

Re: Covid-19

Health Secretary May 18: "There is no alternative app."

Health Secretary June 18: "We backed both horses"

Pants on fire.
by CombatClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Free school meals over summer.
Replies: 107
Views: 1651

Re: Free school meals over summer.

Amazing the people you'll find here arguing again food for poor children and racial equality.
by CombatClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 4:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 6144

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

Happy to see the club do this.

Happy to see those drawn out of their holes claiming the ongoing quest for racial equality is 'political'.
by CombatClaret
Wed Jun 17, 2020 7:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Villa v Blades
Replies: 233
Views: 5609

Re: Villa v Blades

Aguero benched tonight, looks like he starts against us :s
by CombatClaret
Wed Jun 17, 2020 7:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Starting XI vs City
Replies: 42
Views: 2028

Re: Starting XI vs City

City v Arsenal

XI | Ederson, Walker, E Garcia, Laporte, Mendy, Gundogan, De Bruyne, Silva (C), Mahrez, Jesus, Sterling
SUBS | Carson, Aguero, Zinchenko, Rodrigo, Sane, Bernardo, Fernandinho, Otamendi, Foden

I was hoping to see Aguero get run into the ground tonight and us to get Foden or Jesus
by CombatClaret
Wed Jun 17, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Villa v Blades
Replies: 233
Views: 5609

Re: Villa v Blades

Clearly some kind of blind spot regarding the post/behind the post.

And VAR can't step in and overrule a system that already exists for that specific reason. Can only be looked at after this game.
by CombatClaret
Wed Jun 17, 2020 3:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: Uniting the Country Since 31/01/2020
Replies: 22828
Views: 641583

Re: Brexit: Uniting the Country Since 31/01/2020

"Trade deals with Australia and New Zealand could increase UK exports by a combined £1 billion - Trade Secretary In 2018, UK exports to the EU were £291 billion (45% of all UK exports). In 2018, UK exports of trade goods to Australia were worth around £4.6bn (0.7% of all UK exports) Once the PM mov...
by CombatClaret
Tue Jun 16, 2020 11:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: Uniting the Country Since 31/01/2020
Replies: 22828
Views: 641583

Re: Brexit: Uniting the Country Since 31/01/2020

Setting up the Race Commission, the author of these:
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