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by cbx750
Sun Jul 26, 2020 1:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football grounds you can see from the motorway ?
Replies: 28
Views: 869

Re: Football grounds you can see from the motorway ?

Exeter.

You can see the floodlights at West Brom but nothing else when driving up the M5.
by cbx750
Wed Jul 22, 2020 7:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool fans urged to stay at home this evening...
Replies: 59
Views: 2220

Re: Liverpool fans urged to stay at home this evening...

Same with Leeds, not going to happen.
by cbx750
Wed Jul 22, 2020 6:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Reminiscing
Replies: 108
Views: 3376

Re: Reminiscing

todclaret wrote:
Wed Jul 22, 2020 4:44 pm
One for fellow Todmordians: Astin's pies....
King's meat pies weren't bad also.
by cbx750
Sun Jul 19, 2020 6:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fly on the wall
Replies: 16
Views: 1588

Re: Fly on the wall

In slow motion you could see Westwood's hair bouncing it would not do that from a soft blow.
by cbx750
Thu Jul 16, 2020 9:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dogs
Replies: 33
Views: 1940

Re: Dogs

We had a dog that would chase anyone on a motorbike.







So we had to take the bike off him.
by cbx750
Fri Jul 10, 2020 4:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Oli McBurnie fined for drink-driving
Replies: 21
Views: 1464

Re: Oli McBurnie fined for drink-driving

It says he is on £20k the fine would have been £30k but was reduced to £28.5k.
by cbx750
Tue Jul 07, 2020 8:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Military helicopters circling Blackburn
Replies: 32
Views: 2410

Re: Military helicopters circling Blackburn

The A10 is a great plane but it does not have afterburners.
by cbx750
Sat Jul 04, 2020 2:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Priti Patel
Replies: 89
Views: 3442

Re: Priti Patel

I actually agreed with the sinking. That wasn't the point I was making. The Belgrano was apparrently sailing out of the exclusion zone, but of course, it could have turned round again. That said, 'Conqueror' the sub that sank her, could have waited a bit longer instead of killing some 3,000 Argenti...
by cbx750
Fri Jul 03, 2020 2:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will you be going to the pub tomorrow?
Replies: 200
Views: 6795

Re: Will you be going to the pub tomorrow?

Always happy to help.
by cbx750
Fri Jul 03, 2020 12:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will you be going to the pub tomorrow?
Replies: 200
Views: 6795

Re: Will you be going to the pub tomorrow?

snapcrackleandpop wrote:
Fri Jul 03, 2020 11:08 am
So if you go for a pint tomorrow you're a dic*head - really!!!
Not all people going for a pint will be dic*heads but most dic*heads will be going for a pint.
by cbx750
Fri Jul 03, 2020 12:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: It's not just about Brexit
Replies: 374
Views: 10361

Re: It's not just about Brexit

:roll: That flag is upside down. :roll:
by cbx750
Tue Jun 30, 2020 12:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: "New Deal"
Replies: 86
Views: 3926

Re: "New Deal"

Captain Tom raised money for NHS Charities Together, not the NHS.
by cbx750
Wed Jun 24, 2020 2:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Signed picture of Turf Moor on eBay
Replies: 4
Views: 754

Re: Signed picture of Turf Moor on eBay

Unfortunate use of words in the link. :twisted:
by cbx750
Wed Jun 03, 2020 9:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 200 jobs gone in Barlick - Rolls Royce
Replies: 54
Views: 3285

Re: 200 jobs gone in Barlick - Rolls Royce

Caballo wrote:
Wed Jun 03, 2020 8:19 pm
Am I correct in thinking it's VR? If that's the case there'll be plenty raising their hand for what will be a decent package.
They will ask for volunteers first but after 2 lots of VR last year they may not get many hands raised this time.
by cbx750
Thu May 21, 2020 10:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: "Can't believe it" moments
Replies: 47
Views: 1543

Re: "Can't believe it" moments

SGr wrote:
Thu May 21, 2020 10:05 pm
When the parachutist landed on the Bob Lord.

I don't believe that.
by cbx750
Thu May 14, 2020 10:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Curved Televisions?
Replies: 33
Views: 1598

Re: Curved Televisions?

I asked the same question in Currys PC World and was told gimmick.
by cbx750
Mon May 11, 2020 10:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: dog attack
Replies: 72
Views: 3792

Re: dog attack

:lol: They're okay with real post it's just the junk mail they go for. :lol:
by cbx750
Wed Apr 29, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sir Richard Branson
Replies: 103
Views: 5046

Re: Sir Richard Branson

Taken from Daily Mirror web site, I don't know how old the article is. A Virgin Management spokesperson said: “Sir Richard Branson avoids party politics and has never given a personal donation to any political party. This 'donation' represents Virgin Atlantic flights and flight upgrades given to the...
by cbx750
Fri Apr 17, 2020 11:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leisure Time at Home
Replies: 20
Views: 1375

Re: Leisure Time at Home

Same here but Tamiya motorcycle kits, I did a Honda 750 as a practice then got a cheap compressor and airbrush off Ebay. I am currently doing a full paint and build on a 1/12 Ducati 916 then have a 1/12 Honda R166 racer and a 1/6 Suzuki 1100 Katana to build, they should keep me busy for months. 1 d...
by cbx750
Sun Apr 12, 2020 10:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Match of Their Day
Replies: 7
Views: 835

Re: Match of Their Day

Burnley 4 PNE 3
Both sets of fans singing Wallace, Wallace what's the score.
by cbx750
Sun Apr 12, 2020 10:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is there anything about lockdown you like?
Replies: 103
Views: 3699

Re: Is there anything about lockdown you like?

There are certain people near me who aren't happy unless they are making a noise -- lawnmowers (just about tolerable) power washers, drills, music louder than it needs to be, banging (with hammers) clattering, chainsawing --the whole bloody lot! It's driving me bonkers -- especially the tosser over...
by cbx750
Fri Apr 10, 2020 11:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Good Friday fish and chips advice
Replies: 53
Views: 1985

Re: Good Friday fish and chips advice

Also Donnington Transatlantic Trophy. I saw Sheene v. Roberts do that in the late 70s. No showroom bikes in the paddock, they looked tatty and stuck together with tape etc. I went to the Transatlantic Trophy races at Oulton Park in 1977 and was surprised at how tatty the bikes were when you got up ...
by cbx750
Tue Apr 07, 2020 9:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MOT and Car Tax Help Needed.
Replies: 18
Views: 775

Re: MOT and Car Tax Help Needed.

I think you can do it over the phone, if anyone is there to answer it.
by cbx750
Sun Apr 05, 2020 10:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Where would you most like to go?
Replies: 36
Views: 930

Re: Where would you most like to go?

Riding my motorbike.
by cbx750
Sat Apr 04, 2020 5:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 80's Music picture
Replies: 38
Views: 845

Re: 80's Music picture

You Spin Me Round (Like a Record)
Ashes to ashes.
by cbx750
Sat Apr 04, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 80's Music picture
Replies: 38
Views: 845

Re: 80's Music picture

Road to nowhere.
Video killed the radio star.
Ghost town.
Gold.
Sledgehammer.
by cbx750
Fri Apr 03, 2020 10:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Miranda .... wtf is this absolute
Replies: 34
Views: 1940

Re: Miranda .... wtf is this absolute

Steve1956 wrote:
Fri Apr 03, 2020 10:30 pm
Ive just spent the day watching...Auf Wiedersehen pet,classic television that licks the arse of luvvie shows like Miranda ......did they really only make two series of AW.....?
They made 5 series but I lost interest halfway through series 4 when they went to Cuba, never seen series 5.
by cbx750
Fri Apr 03, 2020 6:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Emoji bands or Artists Quiz.....
Replies: 50
Views: 1009

Re: Emoji bands or Artists Quiz.....

44. Def Leppard
by cbx750
Fri Apr 03, 2020 5:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Emoji bands or Artists Quiz.....
Replies: 50
Views: 1009

Re: Emoji bands or Artists Quiz.....

19. Police
by cbx750
Fri Apr 03, 2020 5:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Emoji bands or Artists Quiz.....
Replies: 50
Views: 1009

Re: Emoji bands or Artists Quiz.....

29. The Byrds
by cbx750
Thu Apr 02, 2020 7:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Swallows returning
Replies: 37
Views: 1782

Re: Swallows returning

tim_noone wrote:
Thu Apr 02, 2020 5:39 pm
Rolls Royce?
That's the one.
by cbx750
Thu Apr 02, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Swallows returning
Replies: 37
Views: 1782

Re: Swallows returning

I'm glad I'm retired, they come into the building I worked in and s** t over everyone and everything.
by cbx750
Tue Mar 31, 2020 7:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Music Picture Quiz
Replies: 46
Views: 1093

Re: Music Picture Quiz

Red River Rock
Country House
by cbx750
Sun Mar 29, 2020 4:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leisure Time at Home
Replies: 20
Views: 1375

Re: Leisure Time at Home

I've been making Airfix models for the first time in decades. Getting an example of each aircraft I've been in over the years. Same here but Tamiya motorcycle kits, I did a Honda 750 as a practice then got a cheap compressor and airbrush off Ebay. I am currently doing a full paint and build on a 1/...
by cbx750
Sun Mar 22, 2020 3:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: mrs m bartlett (colne) I found your bank card
Replies: 11
Views: 910

Re: mrs m bartlett (colne) I found your bank card

I found a card outside TSB in Tod, took it into the bank and was treated like I had nicked it.
by cbx750
Sat Mar 14, 2020 4:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Crystal Palace
Replies: 20
Views: 2640

Re: Crystal Palace

I got an email from LNER saying I could rebook or get a refund on any ticket I had bought, I would hope other companies are doing the same.
by cbx750
Fri Mar 13, 2020 10:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cornish Pasty
Replies: 73
Views: 2084

Re: Cornish Pasty

rob63 wrote:
Fri Mar 13, 2020 9:24 pm
Have you never had a potato pie sandwich????
Otherwise known as a Wigan kebab.
by cbx750
Tue Mar 10, 2020 12:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 1965 Polio in Blackburn
Replies: 26
Views: 1168

Re: 1965 Polio in Blackburn

Bosscat wrote:
Mon Mar 09, 2020 9:08 pm
We had our polio vaccine on a Sugar Lump ...

Worst one though was the BCG one at secondary school a 6 needle thing in the wrist.
Was'nt the 6 needle a scratch test and if you reacted to it you had the BCG in your upper arm. I also still have the mark.
by cbx750
Mon Mar 09, 2020 9:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 1965 Polio in Blackburn
Replies: 26
Views: 1168

Re: 1965 Polio in Blackburn

Claret32yrs wrote:
Mon Mar 09, 2020 8:30 pm
I remember getting a sugar lump as a vaccination. Serious question. I got asked if I had a flu jab recently. Do I need one or is it for people of a certain age?
Flu jab is offered to anyone over 65 or younger if they have a condition like asthma.
by cbx750
Thu Feb 27, 2020 10:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gogglebox
Replies: 44
Views: 3129

Re: Gogglebox

Flying Without Ings wrote:
Thu Feb 27, 2020 9:37 am
I pretty much only watch it for the Malone Family from Manchester.
David's my favourite.
by cbx750
Fri Feb 21, 2020 1:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: If you could turn back time...
Replies: 44
Views: 1853

Re: If you could turn back time...

1977 then I could stay at home the night I met my ex.
by cbx750
Fri Feb 21, 2020 10:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hebden Bridge/Mytholmroyd Flooded?
Replies: 16
Views: 1362

Re: Hebden Bridge/Mytholmroyd Flooded?

The road is open but it took someone I know 40 minutes to get through Mytholmroyd last week.
You might be better going to Milnrow on the M62 then through Todmorden this is the way I go from Tod to Huddersfield and although longer it is quicker.
by cbx750
Tue Feb 18, 2020 9:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Citroen 2cv or Volkswagen Beetle?
Replies: 39
Views: 1171

Re: Citroen 2cv or Volkswagen Beetle?

Still see old beetles but can't remember the last time I saw a 2CV on the road so that's the one I'd go for.
by cbx750
Mon Feb 17, 2020 11:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Park View
Replies: 159
Views: 17268

Re: Park View

Longsidelenny wrote:
Mon Feb 17, 2020 11:12 am
Will it be ready for Bournemouth game this Saturday utc
Only if the builders are Chinese.
by cbx750
Sun Feb 16, 2020 6:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bad weather uncovers some history
Replies: 19
Views: 2436

Re: Bad weather uncovers some history

dougcollins wrote:
Sun Feb 16, 2020 6:45 pm
Is that a twin fuselage yank plane, a Mustang?
P-38 Lightning
by cbx750
Sun Feb 16, 2020 4:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bad weather uncovers some history
Replies: 19
Views: 2436

Re: Bad weather uncovers some history

First found in the seventies, it gets covered again then a storm uncovers it.
This is the fourth time I think.