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by cbx750
Mon Jul 08, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is this Now The Real World?
Replies: 30
Views: 1429

Re: Is this Now The Real World?

Sutton-Claret wrote:Nearly ran a youth over today crossing the road whilst staring down at his phone (he also had earphones in...). This is getting more common, hopefully I'll get one soon.


Had this the other day, the lad glared like I had ****** in his pocket when I pipped the horn.
by cbx750
Sat Jun 22, 2019 6:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley looking to redevelop the Cricket Field stand
Replies: 143
Views: 10516

Re: Burnley looking to redevelop the Cricket Field stand

Didn't Field Marshal Montgomery come to the Turf once or have I imagined that.
by cbx750
Sat Jun 22, 2019 1:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cordless Grass Mower
Replies: 51
Views: 2747

Re: Cordless Grass Mower

Croydon Claret wrote: It's a royal pain in the ass to start after being in the shed all winter.


Do you drain the tank before storing as the petrol goes stale over time? I run mine till the tank is empty then fill with fresh petrol in the spring and it always starts first or second pull.
by cbx750
Fri Jun 21, 2019 8:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cordless Grass Mower
Replies: 51
Views: 2747

Re: Cordless Grass Mower

I was in the same situation and got a petrol mower but it has a steel body and weighs quite a bit, l would look for a plastic body if I ever need another.
by cbx750
Fri Jun 21, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hampton Court ghost
Replies: 54
Views: 3079

Re: Hampton Court ghost

tim_noone wrote:But there are ghosts......arent there? :shock:


'Course there are, I've seen them on the telly.
by cbx750
Sun Jun 02, 2019 3:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Personalised Burnley phone cases
Replies: 7
Views: 889

Re: Personalised Burnley phone cases

by cbx750
Tue May 28, 2019 8:31 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wife wants
Replies: 27
Views: 2668

Re: Wife wants

My daughter has one, she hates it and wishes she'd stuck with Samsung.
by cbx750
Wed May 22, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 10426
Views: 155422

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Commons leader Andrea Leadsom has quit the cabinet, saying she no longer believes the government's approach will deliver Brexit.
by cbx750
Wed May 22, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another one Shilton couldnt save
Replies: 17
Views: 1752

Re: Another one Shilton couldnt save

Quickenthetempo wrote:Was Shilton's wife ever on the game or did some mischievous longsider make it up?


I'm sure she was on lots of his games.
by cbx750
Thu May 09, 2019 10:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The beginning of the end for privatised railways?
Replies: 72
Views: 2721

Re: The beginning of the end for privatised railways?

Whilst we are on about how wonderful the German rail network is, does anyone know how much income tax the Germans pay? Income tax in Germany is progressive: first, income tax rates start at 14%, then they rise incrementally to 42%; last, very high income levels are taxed at 45%. The top tax rate of...
by cbx750
Fri May 03, 2019 6:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: TV shows...
Replies: 55
Views: 1526

Re: TV shows...

SussexDon1inIreland wrote:The Saint

So much so that I bought a replica of the car he used Volvo P1800 which I still have


UTC


Corgi or Matchbox.? ;)
by cbx750
Fri May 03, 2019 1:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bolton
Replies: 810
Views: 58861

Re: Bolton

Foulthrow wrote:Who scored?

I think it was an own goal.
by cbx750
Fri May 03, 2019 10:22 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: TV shows...
Replies: 55
Views: 1526

Re: TV shows...

Fireball XL5
Catweazle
The Prisoner
My Favourite Martian
by cbx750
Sun Apr 28, 2019 11:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Booking a Cruise
Replies: 35
Views: 1231

Re: Booking a Cruise

It's amazing how those who admit to have never been on a cruise insist they are crap! This. Mrs. cbx badgered me for ages to go on a cruise but I didn't fancy it, I finaly relented and went on one, Fiords in Summer then in Winter for the Northern Lights and loved them both. Looking forward to booki...
by cbx750
Sat Apr 27, 2019 9:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Booking a Cruise
Replies: 35
Views: 1231

Re: Booking a Cruise

O/T what happens if you go a shore and don’t get back on time do they leave you behind as it’s in the contract you sign? I.E. you go a shore at your own risk. If you are on an official excursion and the coach is late for any reason the ship will wait but as BB says it will leave you if you are late...
by cbx750
Wed Apr 24, 2019 8:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Champagne banned from Cup Final changing rooms
Replies: 51
Views: 1908

Re: Champagne banned from Cup Final changing rooms

Imploding Turtle wrote:but "PC brigade" is totally meaningful.


No that's another phrase that gets on my tits.
by cbx750
Wed Apr 24, 2019 10:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Champagne banned from Cup Final changing rooms
Replies: 51
Views: 1908

Re: Champagne banned from Cup Final changing rooms

Snowflake, the most overused meaningless insult used on this board. :roll:
by cbx750
Wed Apr 10, 2019 8:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Songs for Colin
Replies: 40
Views: 2197

Re: Songs for Colin

Take Colin from Neil Warnock and rearrange the leftover letters.
by cbx750
Tue Apr 09, 2019 9:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Concorde 50 Today
Replies: 44
Views: 1139

Re: Concorde 50 Today

Mrs. cbx worked on the nose of Concorde.
by cbx750
Tue Apr 09, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Inappropriate names
Replies: 51
Views: 2082

Re: Inappropriate names

I was once sent to mend a machine at a firm and had to ask the receptionist for Mr. Muff.
by cbx750
Sat Apr 06, 2019 6:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's highlights
Replies: 6
Views: 1057

Re: Today's highlights

Works for me too.
by cbx750
Fri Apr 05, 2019 10:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is extended car warranty worth it?
Replies: 14
Views: 827

Re: Is extended car warranty worth it?

Yes, you have to have the manufacturers warranty. It covers everything. They even sent their representative out to replace a headlight bulb once. He was here within ten minutes and fixed it in five. If you look on YouTube as to how complicated a procedure this can be, you will see how impressive th...
by cbx750
Thu Mar 28, 2019 10:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tommy Robinson
Replies: 92
Views: 2950

Re: Tommy Robinson

scrambledclaret wrote:(I even met one nice South African ;) )



https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fxEweP2TiMk
by cbx750
Sat Mar 23, 2019 11:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Anyone Fancy a Cruise?
Replies: 50
Views: 2228

Re: Anyone Fancy a Cruise?

Bosscat wrote:But I wouldn't be contemplating Norway at this time of year :shock:


Went to Norway last March on Aurora and had a fantastic time including a bit of rough sea.

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by cbx750
Sat Mar 16, 2019 1:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Les Ter
Replies: 287
Views: 5071

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Les Ter

IanMcL wrote:I am Charnock Richard services having a charge.


Is that a euphemism? :D
by cbx750
Thu Mar 14, 2019 7:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Volkswagen
Replies: 23
Views: 1414

Re: Volkswagen

Lowbankclaret wrote:So what did he do??




https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-47566898
by cbx750
Thu Mar 14, 2019 8:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley in the big time
Replies: 6
Views: 1103

Re: Burnley in the big time

:D :D :D
by cbx750
Wed Mar 13, 2019 10:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Most Annoying & Lame Phrase Often Heard..
Replies: 110
Views: 2766

Re: Most Annoying & Lame Phrase Often Heard..

Can I get.
by cbx750
Mon Feb 11, 2019 8:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your Winter Photos
Replies: 92
Views: 4071

Re: Your Winter Photos

[quote="Rick_Muller"]My contribution to the thread... gold star for anyone knowing where I was today when I took it ;)

Australia. :lol:
by cbx750
Thu Feb 07, 2019 10:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wanted - A good hippopotamus joke!
Replies: 29
Views: 1992

Re: Wanted - A good hippopotamus joke!

The Planes Indians practiced polygamy, and one chief had three squaws. The first squaw lived in a teepee of elk hide, the second in a teepee made of buffalo hide, and the youngest in a teepee of hippopotamus hide. Then he slept with each wife on the eve of his great hunting trip. He was gone nine mo...
by cbx750
Thu Jan 24, 2019 7:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your Winter Photos
Replies: 92
Views: 4071

Re: Your Winter Photos

piston broke wrote:I've posted two today one of 1.8Mb went direct from ipad another of 2.8Mb gave me a fail and I had to use tinypic. Is there a size limit?


2Mb I think.
by cbx750
Thu Jan 24, 2019 7:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your Winter Photos
Replies: 92
Views: 4071

Re: Your Winter Photos

dougcollins wrote:I'd love to put a picture on, but I can't even use the quote function. :-(


See post 38.
by cbx750
Thu Jan 24, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your Winter Photos
Replies: 92
Views: 4071

Re: Your Winter Photos

Came over Tod at 10500 feet yesterday heading for Manchester.

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by cbx750
Sat Jan 19, 2019 3:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Any links
Replies: 28
Views: 1948

Re: Any links

by cbx750
Thu Jan 10, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fulham at home
Replies: 68
Views: 5513

Re: Fulham at home

There were plenty of cars with tickets on after last Saturdays game with Barnsley, mostly for parking across dropped kerbs. Its the same after every Saturday game. People see the space at the end of a street and just park there regardless of there being a dropped kerb. The wardens are out around th...
by cbx750
Thu Dec 27, 2018 4:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your Winter Photos
Replies: 92
Views: 4071

Your Winter Photos

My car roof Christmas Eve morning.
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by cbx750
Tue Oct 09, 2018 12:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: You know you are getting old when:
Replies: 101
Views: 6604

Re: You know you are getting old when:

It takes you all night to do what you used to do all night.
(Fred Wedlock 1981)
by cbx750
Sun Jul 08, 2018 11:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer Photos
Replies: 63
Views: 3750

Re: Summer Photos

Camel racing on Tod park.

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by cbx750
Fri Jul 06, 2018 7:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer Photos
Replies: 63
Views: 3750

Re: Summer Photos

Eagles Crag near The Staff of Life in Tod.
by cbx750
Thu Jul 05, 2018 8:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer Photos
Replies: 63
Views: 3750

Re: Summer Photos

Eagles Crag.

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Went to the airport because after Brexit there will be no planes flying. :lol:

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by cbx750
Mon Jun 18, 2018 8:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: World cup thread
Replies: 2154
Views: 46300

Re: World cup thread

Vegas Claret wrote:Tunisia keeper hasn't made a single save this half, ******* shambolic

He still hasn't. :D
by cbx750
Sun Jun 03, 2018 9:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Worst so called tourist location you have visited ?
Replies: 126
Views: 7845

Re: Worst so called tourist location you have visited ?

Did not feel decent to me can't explain it just gave me the creeps.
by cbx750
Sun Jun 03, 2018 9:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Worst so called tourist location you have visited ?
Replies: 126
Views: 7845

Re: Worst so called tourist location you have visited ?

Polperro, looks nice in photos but when I went there the place gave me the creeps, it was like I had died ther in a previous life.
by cbx750
Sat May 05, 2018 5:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lincoln City... ouch!
Replies: 9
Views: 1154

Re: Lincoln City... ouch!

Lincoln have taken the last play off place.
by cbx750
Sun Apr 08, 2018 10:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: O/T Motorcyclists
Replies: 41
Views: 1939

Re: O/T Motorcyclists

I have a Moto Guzzi V9 Roamer. The best I had was a ST1300 Pan Eurupean, the one I had most fun on was a Suzuki GT750.
by cbx750
Tue Mar 27, 2018 6:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Time of the month...
Replies: 12
Views: 1016

Re: Time of the month...

Yes.
by cbx750
Tue Mar 27, 2018 6:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Time of the month...
Replies: 12
Views: 1016

Re: Time of the month...

V9 Roamer 850cc. Small pillion seat although this years model has a larger one, panniers and top box can be added.
by cbx750
Tue Mar 27, 2018 6:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Time of the month...
Replies: 12
Views: 1016

Re: Time of the month...

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