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by thomaspaine
Thu Nov 28, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Second big screen
Replies: 35
Views: 2191

Re: Second big screen

The best place to me in terms of %age of viewers would be front of the CFS roof - a la the original White Hart Lane. If only we had a few grand to achieve it. The best place would be on the roof of the second new development. More people would get the benefit although wherever they are situated som...
by thomaspaine
Mon Nov 25, 2019 8:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 350 Million
Replies: 102
Views: 4472

Re: 350 Million

On tv now that the 350 million on the side of a bus was a lie. Can someone tell me why? We still haven't left yet. Are these people really claiming that this would/could have been introduced the day after the referendum? The Tories have really excelled themselves in this pre- election period with t...
by thomaspaine
Fri Nov 15, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Colne Road again.
Replies: 156
Views: 6255

Re: Colne Road again.

claretonthecoast1882 wrote::D :D Vote labour and end reckless driving.
Vote Tory and end most things.
by thomaspaine
Fri Oct 25, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Miracle of Burnley
Replies: 36
Views: 2928

Re: Miracle of Burnley

Great article which shows the club in a positive light. If there are any whingers and moaners still out there ( and there will be a few lurking, for when we have a bad run no doubt ), then I hope they read and digest this critique for when said bad run occurs. Hopefully they will hold their tongue o...
by thomaspaine
Thu Oct 24, 2019 12:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fixed penalty notice for littering
Replies: 113
Views: 3091

Re: Fixed penalty notice for littering

Never, I dont walk around with trash stuffed in my pockets. If I have some rubbish it goes in a bin and if there's no bin around it gets chucked on the floor. Im also not stupid enough to do it with the litter police watching me. But you are stupid enough to throw it on the floor 'if there's no bin...
by thomaspaine
Mon Oct 14, 2019 9:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ACL Injury
Replies: 15
Views: 1582

Re: ACL Injury

Tore my ACL with a 70% tear ten years ago ,when I was 50. The irony was I did it when coaching kids football having played football for 40 plus years. Physio said that I would never play again. Didn't have full reconstruction but remedial work and meniscus repair. After Physio, Hydrotherapy and plen...
by thomaspaine
Mon Sep 30, 2019 8:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Anglesey Kids to return to Turf Moor
Replies: 16
Views: 1963

Re: Anglesey Kids to return to Turf Moor

Good to see -hope you all have a great day.
by thomaspaine
Tue Sep 24, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Parliament suspension illegal..
Replies: 207
Views: 10256

Re: Parliament suspension illegal..

Nobody should be surprised. Johnson has a history of telling lies and being deceitful. The Supreme Court have issued a damning verdict today and its a wonderful victory for democracy.
by thomaspaine
Mon Aug 19, 2019 3:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Letts ready to die for IS
Replies: 57
Views: 5506

Re: Letts ready to die for IS

He made his bed so he should lay in it. Nobody to blame but himself although his parents should take a long
hard look at themselves.
by thomaspaine
Sun Aug 11, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: REPORT: Saints blown away by the Clarets
Replies: 23
Views: 2422

Re: REPORT: Saints blown away by the Clarets

If you seriously thought he got nothing wrong then you have a problem yourself. I show referees no lack of respect but I thought he was appalling. And I’m not in the Bob Lord stand either. I’m entitled to an opinion and just because you disagree with it most definitely does not mean I’m showing any...
by thomaspaine
Sun Aug 11, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Accy Clarets to Wolves - Sun 25th August ko 4.30pm - REVISED PICKUP TIMES - Fully booked
Replies: 82
Views: 5694

Re: Accy Clarets to Wolves - Sat 24th August ko 3pm tbc

Leisure wrote:Ok. That still the same if/when the game is moved to the Sunday?
Yeah mate
by thomaspaine
Sun Aug 11, 2019 3:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Accy Clarets to Wolves - Sun 25th August ko 4.30pm - REVISED PICKUP TIMES - Fully booked
Replies: 82
Views: 5694

Re: Accy Clarets to Wolves - Sat 24th August ko 3pm tbc

Can I book for 4 Adults from the Turf mate under the name of Webb.Cheers.
by thomaspaine
Sat Aug 10, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New season no seat
Replies: 22
Views: 3219

Re: New season no seat

Operational side of the club had a bad day. Fans soaked awaiting the opening of the JH turnstiles. Eventually opened a handful well after 2pm and had to rope in stewards to man them. No idea what has happened to the usual turnstile staff. Not one to criticise but leaving hundreds of fans waiting ou...
by thomaspaine
Thu Aug 08, 2019 8:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 546410

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

northernpowerhouse wrote:I'll be honest if we don't sign a central midfielder and Mooy and Billing go to Brighton and Bournemouth I'll be pretty annoyed. Half the board suggested them months ago ffs.
No disrepect mate but I trust Dyches judgement not yours.
by thomaspaine
Mon Aug 05, 2019 1:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wells
Replies: 28
Views: 3942

Re: Wells

ClaretAndJew wrote:We have to sell to buy
I bet you we don't. But if we bring someone in it makes sense to move a player on if he's deemed surplus to requirements.
by thomaspaine
Fri Aug 02, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wolves
Replies: 28
Views: 2551

Re: Wolves

Funkydrummer wrote:They will be fine. Better squad all round than we had.
We will see. I have my doubts.
by thomaspaine
Wed Jul 31, 2019 1:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Style tonight
Replies: 19
Views: 2744

Re: Style tonight

conyoviejo wrote:We won't be knocking it about come the new season.. Long ball and heavy defence ..
That's the attitude that won two world wars!
by thomaspaine
Fri Jul 26, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Everton Stadium
Replies: 25
Views: 2082

Re: New Everton Stadium

bfcjg wrote:The goodison area is a sh1thole and it's only saving grace for local shops etc is the ground, it will get even worse now
No its not.
by thomaspaine
Wed Jul 24, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris
Replies: 997
Views: 36901

Re: Boris

Just when you think it couldn't get any worse with the election of Boris Johnson as Prime Minister by 100,000 or so Tories. The bumbling idiot appoints Pritti Patel and Dominic Raab to top jobs in the Cabinet! Democracy is being treated with disdain. The countries in a very precarious position - the...
by thomaspaine
Fri Jul 19, 2019 1:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Parkview Chippy
Replies: 70
Views: 7051

Re: Parkview Chippy

Rileybobs wrote:Whether or not that is true, I’m sure we can all agree that unless there are extenuating circumstances, eating fish and chips on a day other than Friday is truly abhorrent.
I only eat meat on a Friday!
by thomaspaine
Thu Jul 18, 2019 2:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stop and search coming to Nelson
Replies: 156
Views: 8562

Re: Stop and search coming to Nelson

Because there are plenty of perfectly legal possessions a person might want to keep private. This police power is yet another attack on individual freedoms in the name of "public safety", and like every other infringement it will inevitably be misused. Its just a minor inconvenience. Not ideal but ...
by thomaspaine
Sun Jul 14, 2019 1:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Corner Stands
Replies: 546
Views: 51179

Re: New Corner Stands

Would have thought that some Claret and blue livery might be added at some point?
by thomaspaine
Sun Jul 14, 2019 1:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Accy Clarets to Crewe - Saturday 20th July ko 3pm
Replies: 29
Views: 2300

Re: Accy Clarets to Crewe - Saturday 20th July ko 3pm

Can I book for 2 Adults Pete under the name of Webb from the Turf please mate.
by thomaspaine
Sat Jul 13, 2019 10:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BBC " Panorama " report on anti-semitic Labour ...
Replies: 96
Views: 3779

Re: BBC " Panorama " report on anti-semitic Labour ...

Some shocking revelations ... any thoughts ? At the risk of being called insensitive I feel strongly that the whole saga has been over emphasised.The right wing media seem overly keen to flog the issue whilst seemingly paying scant attention to racism within the Tory party.You would be hard pressed...
by thomaspaine
Tue Jul 09, 2019 12:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Where were you actually born
Replies: 199
Views: 10212

Re: Where were you actually born

Chapel St Nelson- in my Mum and Dad's front room.
by thomaspaine
Sun Jun 30, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nelson
Replies: 84
Views: 6964

Re: Nelson

The demolition of the bus station is long overdue. Whilst I am not a fan of Mcdonalds the jury's out as to to any future development. On a positive note - just been for a long walk with the dog culminating in admiring the wonderful view from top of the Hard Platts looking over Pendle - we don't know...
by thomaspaine
Wed Jun 26, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brighton showing us the way again by early business
Replies: 90
Views: 6050

Re: Brighton showing us the way again by early business

boatshed bill wrote:Whilst I admit I know nothing about these new Brighton signings, I have to agree that getting business done a bit earlier is a good idea.
Depends on what the business is.
by thomaspaine
Wed Jun 26, 2019 1:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brighton showing us the way again by early business
Replies: 90
Views: 6050

Re: Brighton showing us the way again by early business

boatshed bill wrote:Whilst I admit I know nothing about these new Brighton signings, I have to agree that getting business done a bit earlier is a good idea.
Depends on what the business is.
by thomaspaine
Wed Jun 26, 2019 8:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arise, Sir Andrew Murray
Replies: 38
Views: 2820

Re: Arise, Sir Andrew Murray

Is it? I'd love to see many of our 'top' professional footballers play at that level for 2/3/4 hours or more. And then in many cases having to do it all again the day after. Footballers can't play 3 hours a week it seems without having to be 'rested'. Tennis (along with pro cycling) ranks among the...
by thomaspaine
Wed Jun 19, 2019 8:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Don’t look crossing the road for compo....
Replies: 28
Views: 2909

Re: Don’t look crossing the road for compo....

Unless you have worked in Central London you really have no idea how bad, what seems like a majority, of cyclists can be. I got knocked over by some idiot who cycled through a red light at the Jct of Farringdon Rd and Roseberry Ave. When I got up and dusted myself off and asked him what he thought ...
by thomaspaine
Tue Jun 11, 2019 4:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The next Labour leader
Replies: 56
Views: 2680

Re: The next Labour leader

Corbyn is doing a fine job were he his, Unelectable. We will see. People are waking up and starting to question the propaganda put out by the Tory media. Anyway the Tories seem to be involved in self destruction. The Tory leadership election is a wonderful comedy Cabaret show and if that upper clas...
by thomaspaine
Sun Jun 09, 2019 8:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England vs Switzerland
Replies: 94
Views: 3843

Re: England vs Switzerland

Glenn Hoddle could and should have been the best England manager of the past 50 years. Great player Hoddle and had great potential as a Manager. Unfortunately had very strange religious views believing that for instance, disabled people deserved their disabilities. Another to fall into the category...
by thomaspaine
Fri Jun 07, 2019 1:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Extended home section in cricket field stand
Replies: 219
Views: 12633

Re: Extended home section in cricket field stand

ZizkovClaret wrote:Complacency is toxic
Excessive whinging can prove terminal.
by thomaspaine
Sat Jun 01, 2019 9:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Sutton what a idiot
Replies: 25
Views: 3217

Re: Chris Sutton what a idiot

On way home from work I had radio 5 live on. They were previewing the champions league game on Saturday, Chris Sutton and Guillam Ballague were discussing the involvement of Harry Kane. Both said they wouldn't start him and Sutton said they brought Kane back after similar injury and lost the first ...
by thomaspaine
Thu May 30, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Anyone but Labour- coalition for Burnley council
Replies: 21
Views: 1617

Re: Anyone but Labour- coalition for Burnley council

Quickenthetempo wrote:UKip, Lib Dems, Greens, Cons and Independents have all made a coalition to run Burnley Council in a big blow to Labour.
Don't worry it won't last long - normal service will resume soon.
by thomaspaine
Wed May 29, 2019 12:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nelson
Replies: 84
Views: 6964

Re: Nelson

They say absence makes the heart grow fonder. Well, not in Nelson’s case. It was a shithole 30 years ago when I lived there and it’s even worse now. Not even the nostalgia of buying my first ever packet of fags at the bus station shop would make me misty-eyed. I was also racially attacked there twi...
by thomaspaine
Sat May 04, 2019 2:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: CRAIG PAWSON
Replies: 36
Views: 3340

Re: CRAIG PAWSON

Disgraceful play-acting by Lerma. A complete embarrassment and should face retrospective action for making a mockery of our beautiful game.
by thomaspaine
Fri Apr 26, 2019 10:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Man City ticket watch
Replies: 47
Views: 3352

Re: Man City ticket watch

theroyaldyche wrote:**** knos. A guy at work is going (city fan) and has 7 others on a minibus attending
Started off being a bus load then just a mini-bus - be a couple on a tandem next! :D
by thomaspaine
Wed Apr 03, 2019 5:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Under 9’s School Football
Replies: 59
Views: 1909

Re: Under 9’s School Football

I’m starting to not like going to watch, it’s got that bad. I want the school & especially my lad to do well, I’m fiercely competitive but there’s a time and place & surely at 8 it’s about coaching, praising & encouragement Exactly - I coached football for many years and would always remind Parents...
by thomaspaine
Wed Apr 03, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: British paratroopers using Corbyn pic as target practice
Replies: 213
Views: 6485

Re: British paratroopers using Corbyn pic as target practice

Shouldnt give the oxygen of publicity to these half-wits - it does seem somewhat orchestrated.
by thomaspaine
Fri Mar 29, 2019 4:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley to get a Starbucks
Replies: 74
Views: 4417

Re: Burnley to get a Starbucks

cricketfieldclarets wrote:Dont care what anyone says. You can definitely tell the difference with Evian.
Yeah you sure can when you compare the price to tap water!
by thomaspaine
Mon Mar 11, 2019 12:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Best tea
Replies: 44
Views: 2114

Re: Best tea

Heard a tale on the radio the other day. A man and his wife visited India. They took it upon themselves to visit a tea plantation. Towards the end of the tour, they were in the packaging area. The man asked the tour guide, "what happens to all the dust and and bits left on the floor at the end of t...
by thomaspaine
Thu Feb 28, 2019 9:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mike Garlick says we have £24m in bank
Replies: 476
Views: 21362

Re: Mike Garlick says we have £24m in bank

Claret eze wrote:I wouldn't sit in the first few rows of any of our stands for free.decent seats or people stay at home,and watch a decent stream.
At least you are honest about being fickle.
by thomaspaine
Sat Feb 23, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Not bad company
Replies: 21
Views: 2567

Re: Not bad company

tim_noone wrote:I'm still undecided on Barnes tbh.
Wow!
by thomaspaine
Sat Feb 23, 2019 3:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Massive, Outstanding, Huge
Replies: 47
Views: 6664

Re: Massive, Outstanding, Huge

I always find that the best course of action is to give the fickle ones as little oxygen as possible.
by thomaspaine
Sun Feb 17, 2019 4:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Swansea in trouble: article
Replies: 130
Views: 6376

Re: Swansea in trouble: article

We've been extremely lucky with the emergence of McNeil this season. And the people claiming getting rid of Vokes was a great move let's not judge it yet eh? If Wood or Barnes get injured at some point then it suddenly doesn't look quite so clever. How can you describe the emergence of McNeil as ex...
by thomaspaine
Sat Feb 02, 2019 10:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Film - They Shall Not Grow Old
Replies: 22
Views: 1729

Re: Film - They Shall Not Grow Old

Its probably the best thing that I have ever seen on television.A must watch.
by thomaspaine
Mon Jan 28, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dog ban
Replies: 76
Views: 4869

Re: Dog ban

I used to be a responsible dog owner, I’d always take bags with me and pick up the mess. These days I don’t bother. The way I see it is that all dog owners are tarred with the same brush so I just let my dog lay a cable where she pleases and leave it to firm up and degrade. I try to avoid children’...
by thomaspaine
Wed Jan 16, 2019 4:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Accy Clarets to Man City - Sat 26th January ko 3pm
Replies: 26
Views: 1601

Re: Accy Clarets to Man City - Sat 26th January ko 3pm

Any chance of 3 Adult places from Turf under name of Webb please Pete.