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by yorkyclaret
Sat Sep 19, 2020 10:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool sign Jota for £45m
Replies: 24
Views: 1989

Re: Liverpool sign Jota for £45m

RammyClaret61 wrote:
Sat Sep 19, 2020 2:46 am
Was our bid rejected?
They had to reject it, they couldn't find a big enough safe.
by yorkyclaret
Fri Sep 11, 2020 11:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Millionaire
Replies: 14
Views: 1267

Re: Millionaire

Bet he wouldn't have got, 'who won the FA cup in 1914'?
by yorkyclaret
Wed Aug 19, 2020 10:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Should women be allowed to play on teams with men?
Replies: 69
Views: 1521

Re: Should women be allowed to play on teams with men?

No .... The only sports which do this are equestrian events, ie: Show Jumping, Dressage, Horse Racing etc. However, why Snooker, Pool, Darts, Bowls, Curling and Motor Sports aren't " Open " is beyond me ... 5 women have entered formula 1 events though only 2 have started a race. Many rally drivers,...
by yorkyclaret
Wed Aug 19, 2020 4:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 5 new quizzes
Replies: 14
Views: 521

Re: 5 new quizzes

16 on Scotland, some very easy, if you used to holiday there twice a year.
by yorkyclaret
Sat Jul 18, 2020 11:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Charlie Taylor to miss Norwich game
Replies: 47
Views: 2375

Re: Charlie Taylor to miss Norwich game

Ilkley claret wrote:
Sat Jul 18, 2020 8:50 am
The team is desperate to keep two more clean sheets so Nick has a chance of winning the Golden Gloves, which I understand has been won only once before from a team outside the Top 6.
2 goalless draws would do nicely.
by yorkyclaret
Sat Jul 18, 2020 12:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Quiz: Can you identify these famous bridges and viaducts?
Replies: 12
Views: 636

Re: Quiz: Can you identify these famous bridges and viaducts?

8, 4 lucky guesses. WTF is that round bridge about?
by yorkyclaret
Mon Jul 13, 2020 11:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England’s Number 1
Replies: 41
Views: 2686

Re: England’s Number 1

If you went to where he kicks it you would be offside.
by yorkyclaret
Fri Jul 10, 2020 9:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Quiz: How well do you know the world's airports?
Replies: 19
Views: 475

Re: Quiz: How well do you know the world's airports?

5, only one I have flown from is Birmingham, so I got that one wrong.....
by yorkyclaret
Sat Jul 04, 2020 7:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Clarets Are Staying Up
Replies: 38
Views: 2367

Re: The Clarets Are Staying Up

Don't be so sure, I was in William Hills in Brierfield earlier, bloke who looked a lot like Mike Garlick put a million on, at 100 to 1, for us to go down......hope the Administrators are busy.
by yorkyclaret
Thu Jun 25, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC not risking a repeat of Monday's embarrassing incident
Replies: 17
Views: 2631

Re: BFC not risking a repeat of Monday's embarrassing incident

In the first case, there are doubts that the pope is now in line with the views of the Catholic Church. That might be the early onset of dementia, or perhaps the new dawn that there is something is not right within it. In the second case, bears prefer to **** in rivers, streams, lakes or arsene wen...
by yorkyclaret
Thu Jun 11, 2020 5:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Car trimmer
Replies: 6
Views: 673

Re: Car trimmer

No worries.
by yorkyclaret
Thu Jun 11, 2020 12:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Car trimmer
Replies: 6
Views: 673

Re: Car trimmer

What’s the world coming to when you have to go all the way from Accrington to Blackburn for a vinyl car seat trimmer Wow, thanks for your input, as I am a carer for my Dad who will be 93 next week, and would not be able to help himself in a fire or if he fell for instance. I usually take him with m...
by yorkyclaret
Wed Jun 10, 2020 9:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Car trimmer
Replies: 6
Views: 673

Car trimmer

Anyone know of a decent trimmer in the area now, Trevor at Accrington has retired, can't find anything about the one that was in Hapton, just for a small job on an old car with vinyl seats. Nearest I can find is in Blackburn.
by yorkyclaret
Sun Jun 07, 2020 1:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Late Night Quiz
Replies: 16
Views: 331

Re: Late Night Quiz

Australia then.
by yorkyclaret
Sun Jun 07, 2020 1:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Late Night Quiz
Replies: 16
Views: 331

Re: Late Night Quiz

Capital of Queensland Austrailia?
by yorkyclaret
Sun Jun 07, 2020 1:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Late Night Quiz
Replies: 16
Views: 331

Re: Late Night Quiz

Talin?
by yorkyclaret
Tue Jun 02, 2020 5:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dave Burnley '2 options legal, 2 illegal'
Replies: 212
Views: 7857

Re: Dave Burnley '2 options legal, 2 illegal'

I'm going to parachute in and land on the Cricketfield stand roof. Simples.
by yorkyclaret
Mon Jun 01, 2020 9:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dave Burnley '2 options legal, 2 illegal'
Replies: 212
Views: 7857

Re: Dave Burnley '2 options legal, 2 illegal'

Got to say, if he had got in by getting a job as a steward, I would have doffed my cap to him.
by yorkyclaret
Mon Jun 01, 2020 6:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Peoples interpretations
Replies: 39
Views: 1970

Re: Peoples interpretations

Grumps wrote:
Sat May 23, 2020 8:07 am
Fuels cheap at the moment though.
Cheap relative to what it was before C19, so that's why they want to to increase demand.
by yorkyclaret
Mon Jun 01, 2020 6:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Eggheads now
Replies: 24
Views: 1457

Re: Eggheads now

Anyone on here?
by yorkyclaret
Fri May 22, 2020 10:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Peoples interpretations
Replies: 39
Views: 1970

Re: Peoples interpretations

Grumps wrote:
Thu May 21, 2020 8:59 am
I don't know what the government were thinking when they said you could drive as far as you want for excercise and meet up with one other person.
I Carnt walk round the corner to speak to my son in his garden, yet we could both drive to Southend and meet up!!!
Use fuel and pay high tax on it.
by yorkyclaret
Sat May 02, 2020 6:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: quiz:how well do you know your capital cities 2
Replies: 29
Views: 867

Re: quiz:how well do you know your capital cities 2

15, always thought Zurich was Switzerland's capital.
by yorkyclaret
Thu Apr 16, 2020 5:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The chase now
Replies: 28
Views: 2619

Re: The chase now

The wrong answers were O.K. Corral, Gettysburg and I think the Alamo, he couldn't even tell her it wasn't the OK Corral.
by yorkyclaret
Sun Apr 12, 2020 10:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is there anything about lockdown you like?
Replies: 103
Views: 3760

Re: Is there anything about lockdown you like?

Not shaved for nearly 3 weeks, even swerved a couple of showers. Doing a lot more cooking though, well, warming up frozen meals.
by yorkyclaret
Sun Apr 12, 2020 7:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Any memories of playing Cambridge Utd
Replies: 71
Views: 2484

Re: Any memories of playing Cambridge Utd

My abiding memory of going to Cambridge was from a night match in 1999. I got home in the early hours and when I went to bed my girlfriend groggily asked me the score. Excitedly I told her the result to which she replied "phhhh, all that way for 1-0". Still makes me chuckle that one. No she phoned ...
by yorkyclaret
Fri Apr 10, 2020 6:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Easy quiz to keep the brain active....
Replies: 30
Views: 547

Re: Easy quiz to keep the brain active....

5 Mediterranean.
by yorkyclaret
Fri Apr 10, 2020 6:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Easy quiz to keep the brain active....
Replies: 30
Views: 547

Re: Easy quiz to keep the brain active....

15 Rook
17 Divisor
by yorkyclaret
Wed Apr 08, 2020 5:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Premier League to announce season over?
Replies: 36
Views: 2757

Re: Premier League to announce season over?

Be funny if they start it again next month, and all the teams desperately trying to not qualify for Europe.
by yorkyclaret
Tue Apr 07, 2020 12:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: 1953 – Year of the pageboy
Replies: 13
Views: 529

Re: ARTICLE: 1953 – Year of the pageboy

Wonder what went wrong at Roomfield, I went 12 years later but they never taught me to write like that.
by yorkyclaret
Fri Apr 03, 2020 10:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bloody hell I've been on the scales.
Replies: 32
Views: 1724

Re: Bloody hell I've been on the scales.

First time I've been under 17 stone since we were in the 3rd division, not eating out every day and not eating chips 6 times a week might have something to do with it, not seen a chip for over 2 weeks now, oh well as long as I don't drop below 16 stone all's OK.
by yorkyclaret
Thu Mar 26, 2020 10:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Fred Smith passes away
Replies: 31
Views: 1667

Re: ARTICLE: Fred Smith passes away

Shock to me, used to see him at the dementure clinic at the Turf, great to talk to, didn't seem to have much dementure (guess I am comparing him to my Dad), seemed really healthy for his age, showed me his pic of Best walking off the pitch with a shoe in his hand that Fred had kicked off him. Rest i...
by yorkyclaret
Sun Mar 22, 2020 5:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Barley is closed
Replies: 65
Views: 6052

Re: Barley is closed

Just been on the Roughlee/Newchurch road, at the crossroads looked up the Barley road to see a big hand painted sign saying 'Non residents please go home, contain the virus' or similar.
by yorkyclaret
Fri Mar 20, 2020 1:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Conspiracy Theory - coronavirus
Replies: 23
Views: 1295

Re: Conspiracy Theory - coronavirus

The Chinese have the vaccine ready, they will be putting it on ebay this weekend £5000 per dose (just on the off chance anyone thinks this is serious, it isn't (probably))
by yorkyclaret
Thu Mar 19, 2020 6:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ST Renewals - General Concensus?
Replies: 97
Views: 3956

Re: ST Renewals - General Concensus?

Renewed mine a while back, not the first day though, I have no doubt the club will do the right thing.
by yorkyclaret
Tue Mar 17, 2020 3:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Why cant we just print a load more bank notes and share them out
Replies: 57
Views: 2394

Re: Why cant we just print a load more bank notes and share them out

You can, but when caught you can expect about 15 years.
by yorkyclaret
Sun Mar 15, 2020 12:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: This time next year.
Replies: 6
Views: 1013

Re: This time next year.

He wanted to keep it realistic.
by yorkyclaret
Sun Mar 08, 2020 11:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Relegation Candidates ...
Replies: 46
Views: 2218

Re: The Relegation Candidates ...

Me for Brighton too, Jay with a yards offside last minute goal, just as there is a power cut at VAR HQ.
by yorkyclaret
Tue Feb 25, 2020 12:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tyson Fury.
Replies: 140
Views: 11399

Re: Tyson Fury.

VARs fault?
by yorkyclaret
Sat Feb 22, 2020 9:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pendle community hospital
Replies: 14
Views: 881

Re: Pendle community hospital

Dad came out of there last week (Hartley ward, guess yours will be too) after a month. For accommodation try https://www.blakeyhallfarm.co.uk
by yorkyclaret
Mon Feb 17, 2020 1:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Season tickets
Replies: 54
Views: 3531

Re: Season tickets

Grumps wrote:
Mon Feb 17, 2020 11:47 am
They'll need a name, date of birth, address etc for a clarets number
Thanks, but do they check that you are giving genuine details, or could someone just make up a 4 year old at their own address?
by yorkyclaret
Mon Feb 17, 2020 11:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Have You Revised Your Three For The Drop?
Replies: 57
Views: 3360

Re: Have You Revised Your Three For The Drop?

Yeah Brighton, double hat trick for Jay to send them back, last one a pen in the 6th minute of stopages when Tarky back heels Murray in the nuts and throws himself down like a girly (a yard outside the box).
by yorkyclaret
Mon Feb 17, 2020 11:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Season tickets
Replies: 54
Views: 3531

Re: Season tickets

No, could he (or she) just invent a name?
by yorkyclaret
Mon Feb 17, 2020 10:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Season tickets
Replies: 54
Views: 3531

Re: Season tickets

Just out of interest, say someone who had an arthritic knee, was having difficulty watching from the Bob Lord because of pain in knee when leg folded, but didn't want to move to the lovely new disabled stands, would he (or she) be able to buy a childs season ticket for the next seat, to facilitate s...
by yorkyclaret
Tue Feb 04, 2020 11:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SOCIAL CARE
Replies: 67
Views: 2384

Re: SOCIAL CARE

Feel your pain, dad is 92 and also in Pendle at the moment, Hartley ward, went in there for 3 days physio after Blackburn Royal, has been there 3 weeks now.
by yorkyclaret
Tue Jan 28, 2020 1:12 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR again
Replies: 75
Views: 2782

Re: VAR again

First win at Old Trafford since 1962, first time VAR used, no blatant biased refereeing, coincidence?
by yorkyclaret
Thu Jan 23, 2020 12:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: We're already safe - ish
Replies: 19
Views: 1988

Re: We're already safe - ish

All I want now is a last day with nothing on it for us, Brighton to need to lose by less than 5 goals to stay up, you can guess the rest.
by yorkyclaret
Mon Jan 20, 2020 8:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Venice tips
Replies: 27
Views: 1131

Re: Venice tips

I went to the Ducati Museo in 2012, but it was all race bikes, the only road bikes were a couple of very early moped types. As for Venice, Only go to St Marks very early or very late. Nothing at Murano if you arn't a fan of glass, unless you want to see the real Venice, where they hang their washing...