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by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 11:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mustaphi
Replies: 13
Views: 1977

Re: Mustaphi

ClaretTony wrote:
Mon Jan 27, 2020 11:05 pm
Sent off in the last match and got a one match ban which he served tonight
Which many will say is a blessing that he CAN play.
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 11:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another great gesture
Replies: 49
Views: 1778

Re: Another great gesture

Tottenham play in the greatest city like Burnley play in the most beautiful countryside. When people do talk about London being the greatest city in the world (though I'm by no means sure that everyone thinks so) they aren't referring to the White Hart Lane area. I've been to London many times and ...
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 11:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another great gesture
Replies: 49
Views: 1778

Re: Another great gesture

You can take them in at most grounds. Strangely at Burnley you can only take in clear liquids so vodka is ok while Coca Cola isn’t. Exactly what I was thinking. Strange one. Easy solution to those who ‘need’ a drink while watching. That said I’ve taken a hip flask in before now. Although I wouldn’t...
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 11:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another great gesture
Replies: 49
Views: 1778

Re: Another great gesture

Silkyskills1 wrote:
Mon Jan 27, 2020 10:52 pm
Who decided that?
Probably the 9 million and rising number that live there and the 20+ million that visit every year.
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 11:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another great gesture
Replies: 49
Views: 1778

Re: Another great gesture

ClaretTony wrote:
Mon Jan 27, 2020 10:44 pm
Taking bottles of water in is acceptable at Burnley. Check the notices posted outside the ground.
Surprised at that. Given you could either fill up with whatever spirit you wanted. Or simply keep the lid on and throw it.
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 10:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another great gesture
Replies: 49
Views: 1778

Re: Another great gesture

It is an impressive stadium. And the seats face the pitch just like they do at Turf Moor. As for "the greatest city on earth", I went there earlier in the year for the American football, and walked from Seven Sisters tube station to the ground. And if you honestly think that that place is anything ...
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 10:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another great gesture
Replies: 49
Views: 1778

Re: Another great gesture

I take my own in and a bottle of water. You’re not able to at Spurs. You aren’t meant to here. But it’s a little more lax when checking. Both on entry to stadium and again to seat. Hence bottles being thrown a regular thing in the away end. Newcastle and Hannover two obvious examples. At a modern s...
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 10:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sad News
Replies: 32
Views: 2787

Re: Sad News

Although I have noticed the problem with leaving gaps is most see it as an opportunity to cut in and cut you up.
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 10:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sad News
Replies: 32
Views: 2787

Re: Sad News

It's certainly far reaching - when this happens, it's like dropping a pebble in water with the ripple effects which can be far reaching as you say. It's amazing that we all get into potential killing machines each day and the amount of drivers out there that risk their own lives and others by doing...
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 10:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sad News
Replies: 32
Views: 2787

Re: Sad News

The incident affecting the young lad was between Kildwick and Skipton. https://www.cravenherald.co.uk/news/18187797.several-people-injured-two-vehicle-crash-a629-keighley-skipton/ The other incident was on the A59 between broughton hall and carleton turn off. https://www.lancashiretelegraph.co.uk/n...
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 9:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fans are brainwashed
Replies: 9
Views: 1535

Re: Fans are brainwashed

tim_noone wrote:
Mon Jan 27, 2020 8:22 pm
Would be still managing West Ham.....but the fans didnt want him at the new shiny stadium. Now look at em...crying!
Absolutely.
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 9:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jordan Sinnott
Replies: 52
Views: 3564

Re: Jordan Sinnott

Hopey1786 wrote:
Mon Jan 27, 2020 8:44 pm
To pass to police as reported in many newspapers today
Really?

I’ve not seen it so won’t comment any further. But it must be the exception to the modern rule if so.
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 9:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 27 January 1945 - Liberation of Auschwitz
Replies: 25
Views: 627

Re: 27 January 1945 - Liberation of Auschwitz

Haven’t been to Auschwitz but have been to kgb prisons. And they are no doubt equally horrific. How anyone can do that to another human is beyond me. Harrowing is the only way I can describe the feeling when you visit such places. I was a bit wary of visiting but part of me think if in those countri...
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 7:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jordan Sinnott
Replies: 52
Views: 3564

Re: Jordan Sinnott

I'm no expert but can't social media posts and especially videos jeopardise the trial? I had thought the same. I know they can do. Without seeing this I suspect possibly not in this case. But it is common that they don’t want any evidence in the public domain. At the very least it helps form any so...
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 7:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Wells back with the Clarets for now
Replies: 47
Views: 3404

Re: ARTICLE: Wells back with the Clarets for now

Blackrod wrote:
Mon Jan 27, 2020 7:31 pm
What is it about Wells’s game that means he hasn’t had a look in ? I saw a brief cameo where he looked reasonable but others may have seen more.
It didn’t help that we signed him injured.

When we sign fit players it takes an age to bed them in.
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 7:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Mumbongo is latest to get extended stay
Replies: 11
Views: 1368

Re: ARTICLE: Mumbongo is latest to get extended stay

mdd2 wrote:
Mon Jan 27, 2020 7:25 pm
Is that allowed or will it upset someone or something?
I don’t care. If he ever makes it we need to remake that song!

Just a shame natumba massaka never made it.
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 7:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another great gesture
Replies: 49
Views: 1778

Re: Another great gesture

tim_noone wrote:
Mon Jan 27, 2020 7:21 pm
Put the rod away!
I’m not sure which bit you would disagree with.
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 7:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Mumbongo is latest to get extended stay
Replies: 11
Views: 1368

Re: ARTICLE: Mumbongo is latest to get extended stay

Way down deep in the middle of the Congo, A hippo took an apricot, a guava and a mango. He stuck it with the others, and he danced a dainty tango. The rhino said, "I know, we'll call it Um Bongo" Um Bongo, Um Bongo, They drink it in the Congo. The python picked the passion fruit, the marmoset the ma...
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 7:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another great gesture
Replies: 49
Views: 1778

Re: Another great gesture

ClaretTony wrote:
Mon Jan 27, 2020 6:30 pm
Still a hell of a lot cheaper though to watch Burnley over a season - have you seen how much Spurs charge admission for home games?
Yes. And I’ve seen the standard of players they pay to watch at the incredible stadium they play at in the greatest city on earth.
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 5:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jordan Sinnott
Replies: 52
Views: 3564

Re: Jordan Sinnott

Stproc wrote:
Mon Jan 27, 2020 5:15 pm
It’s a good job somebody did film it. The culprit can have no defence, this was pure murder.
Had they intervened in some way perhaps it would just be assault.
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 4:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: REPORT: FA Cup ends early again for Clarets
Replies: 18
Views: 796

Re: REPORT: FA Cup ends early again for Clarets

What I noticed in the report is that we made 5 changes and all the incoming players were internationals Ex internationals more like with the exception of Long who, at best, is a part time international. It is so sad that we will probably never see Brady back at his best and, while I am not one of t...
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 4:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jordan Sinnott
Replies: 52
Views: 3564

Re: Jordan Sinnott

Hopey1786 wrote:
Mon Jan 27, 2020 4:12 pm
The biggest cynic i know of
So what do you think they filmed it for?
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 3:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jordan Sinnott
Replies: 52
Views: 3564

Re: Jordan Sinnott

Not sure about anyone else and I haven't seen the footage but lets suppose that someone has already called the police and also lets suppose that the person filming the incident knows this - I'd say that videoing the incident with their phone is the right thing to do to provide the evidence to the p...
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 2:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jordan Sinnott
Replies: 52
Views: 3564

Re: Jordan Sinnott

I think describing them as sick individuals is somewhat harsh. It was a fight (which I think we have all been in at some point - I know I have) and someone has fallen and hit there head badly, could happen to anyone. If that is the case the culprits are probably more upset than you because they sta...
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 2:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jordan Sinnott
Replies: 52
Views: 3564

Re: Jordan Sinnott

Hopey1786 wrote:
Mon Jan 27, 2020 1:16 pm
Vid on whatsapp are at a train station

Im glad somebody HAS filmed it to identify the culprits
Or they could have just rung the police and still identified them!
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 2:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jordan Sinnott
Replies: 52
Views: 3564

Re: Jordan Sinnott

What sort of person videos something like this , for god sake help the lad or at least try :x 100 percent. Help him. Or worse case use the phone for what its intended to - ring for help! Thankfuly not seen it. Some very strange people about these days with the stuff that gets shared on social media...
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 2:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Wells back with the Clarets for now
Replies: 47
Views: 3404

Re: ARTICLE: Wells back with the Clarets for now

With Barnes out and Vydra out of favour, unless we are bringing another striker in (highly unlikely) then I wouldnt be selling Wells. Then again he is very much in the Vydra bracket when here. Strange signing at the time. To be honest, Wells should be allowed to decide on his future. He cant afford ...
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jordan Sinnott
Replies: 52
Views: 3564

Re: Jordan Sinnott

Seen some footage doing the rounds on social media, disgusting and horrific. Culprits will be easily identified, I hope justice is served. RIP Jordan People sharing it all over. Two questions. What the **** goes through someone’s head to film it. What the **** goes through someone’s head to share i...
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 10:35 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What did I miss - club for sale
Replies: 115
Views: 6173

Re: What did I miss - club for sale

If our owners are so good and so focussed on what’s best for us, if (when) they sell they will do their due diligence and make sure whoever they sell to be it the landlord of the miners or an Arab oil tycoon, they did what was best for the club first and foremost....
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 8:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley’s imminent application for academy Cat. One status
Replies: 26
Views: 2097

Re: Burnley’s imminent application for academy Cat. One status

Corky wrote:
Mon Jan 27, 2020 7:48 am
I don't think he did. Chester gave you a reasoned thoughtful view, you on the other hand responded like a petulant child.
:lol: :lol: :lol:
by cricketfieldclarets
Mon Jan 27, 2020 8:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fans are brainwashed
Replies: 9
Views: 1535

Fans are brainwashed

Sam Allardyche on the radio this morning. Saying fans are completely brainwashed by the media and the like constantly going on about how important the style is over results. And says it’s absolutely ludicrous. And that results have to come first. Some will say he would say that but it’s completely r...
by cricketfieldclarets
Sun Jan 26, 2020 10:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What did I miss - club for sale
Replies: 115
Views: 6173

Re: What did I miss - club for sale

Assuming you are talking about your former employer, has he not turned down advances from the club on several occasions due to his preference for the club we beat on Wednesday? More likely because he isn’t that daft :lol: He is a United fan but a Burnley supporter too. I know. I couldn’t be, but......
by cricketfieldclarets
Sun Jan 26, 2020 10:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: We didn’t find the details you need to win games
Replies: 24
Views: 1202

Re: ARTICLE: We didn’t find the details you need to win games

NL Claret wrote:
Sun Jan 26, 2020 9:04 pm
Big gate in the FA Cup 4th round? What we saying? 12,000 if we play the kids? Don't tell me, you and MACCA know many/plenty who would have gone on yesterday had Dyche been honest about the cup and played the kids.
8k would have been a big gate for the kids.
by cricketfieldclarets
Sun Jan 26, 2020 9:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What did I miss - club for sale
Replies: 115
Views: 6173

Re: What did I miss - club for sale

I imagine a good owner would be a certain very succesful and well connected local businessman. And has been at more and more Burnley games of note. In the posh seats in the bob lord. But I imagine he’s more likely there on other business than getting involved in a takeover here. That said being invo...
by cricketfieldclarets
Sun Jan 26, 2020 9:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kobe Bryant allegedly dies
Replies: 39
Views: 2206

Re: Kobe Bryant allegedly dies

tim_noone wrote:
Sun Jan 26, 2020 8:57 pm
That said currently watching top gear... Wtf is Freddy flintoff doing OMG!!!
Not seen it but the Nepal one is great
by cricketfieldclarets
Sun Jan 26, 2020 8:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: We didn’t find the details you need to win games
Replies: 24
Views: 1202

Re: ARTICLE: We didn’t find the details you need to win games

So you think he wouldn't have been given grief if he played the U23 squad? Come CFC you know he would have been given grief for not taking it seriously. Not if he was honest about the intentions. I’m a huge fan of the fa cup. And I want us to take it serious and win it. But if we aren’t going to bo...
by cricketfieldclarets
Sun Jan 26, 2020 8:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley’s imminent application for academy Cat. One status
Replies: 26
Views: 2097

Re: Burnley’s imminent application for academy Cat. One status

nothing like what I said as you well know - I have been an advocate of the academy and Cat 1 - I am all for fair competition and want us to carry on showing what can be achieved by a small club/town against the odds, and that is why I don't want the 20 + Cat 1 academies taking the place of clubs th...
by cricketfieldclarets
Sun Jan 26, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What did I miss - club for sale
Replies: 115
Views: 6173

Re: What did I miss - club for sale

Siddo wrote:
Sun Jan 26, 2020 8:14 pm
Ii is a bit further than you might think. It is around 110 miles, so 2 or 3 hour drive?
As I found out to my cost :lol:
by cricketfieldclarets
Sun Jan 26, 2020 8:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kobe Bryant allegedly dies
Replies: 39
Views: 2206

Re: Kobe Bryant allegedly dies

I have absolutely no interest in NBA but even someone as clueless and me knows that Kobe Bryant is a legend, for basketball fans this is probably the equivalent of Messi or Ronaldo dying. What a shame, after seeing the high profile crashes of late there's not a chance I'm ever getting on a helicopt...
by cricketfieldclarets
Sun Jan 26, 2020 8:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kobe Bryant allegedly dies
Replies: 39
Views: 2206

Re: Kobe Bryant allegedly dies

tim_noone wrote:
Sun Jan 26, 2020 7:48 pm
Helicopters "Keep Off"
Absolutely. The only advice I ever constantly heeded from my dad...

Was actually on about it this week at work. And someone I work with said exact same thing.
by cricketfieldclarets
Sun Jan 26, 2020 7:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley’s imminent application for academy Cat. One status
Replies: 26
Views: 2097

Re: Burnley’s imminent application for academy Cat. One status

Good point. Let’s tell the club not to push on for cat 1. In fact let’s give our place in the premier league up while we are at it. Let someone else have a turn.
by cricketfieldclarets
Sun Jan 26, 2020 7:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: You were never really here
Replies: 15
Views: 1581

Re: You were never really here

i also thought the film was overrated crud. watched ad astra the the other night. another one where nothing happens. then watched a japanese film called 'one cut of the dead.' excellent. Will have a look at the Japanese one thanks. Think the two mentioned here are the sort where people pretend ther...
by cricketfieldclarets
Sun Jan 26, 2020 7:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley’s imminent application for academy Cat. One status
Replies: 26
Views: 2097

Re: Burnley’s imminent application for academy Cat. One status

You may if we were still at League 1 - 2 Level - forced upon them in a take it or lose solidarity payments style approach and a precursor to the big six and their drive to get B teams into the lower league pyramid, which would mean towns no longer having a league club of their own But we aren’t. So...
by cricketfieldclarets
Sun Jan 26, 2020 7:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Don't forget
Replies: 24
Views: 1732

Re: Don't forget

Buxtonclaret wrote:
Sun Jan 26, 2020 7:22 pm
Then we could unhook Wales & let drift off somewhere?
But how we going to get rid of everything sarth of Watford GAP?
Just widen the gap.
by cricketfieldclarets
Sun Jan 26, 2020 7:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Coronavirus: Fears rise of Chinese cover-up as 56 million in lockdown and hospitals overwhelmed
Replies: 15
Views: 1133

Re: Coronavirus: Fears rise of Chinese cover-up as 56 million in lockdown and hospitals overwhelmed

CombatClaret wrote:
Sun Jan 26, 2020 7:11 pm
The 'chinese' we have here is a 70s hangover of the ideas of someone who went to China and then told a mate what the food was like. It's mostly asian inspired junk food.
No doubt it is. It’s the same with all foreign foods. Even Italian.
by cricketfieldclarets
Sun Jan 26, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Coronavirus: Fears rise of Chinese cover-up as 56 million in lockdown and hospitals overwhelmed
Replies: 15
Views: 1133

Re: Coronavirus: Fears rise of Chinese cover-up as 56 million in lockdown and hospitals overwhelmed

Also in a lot of places they ferment their crops with human waste.

So I’d probably not even eat veg. I’d probably take a few tins of branston beans.
by cricketfieldclarets
Sun Jan 26, 2020 7:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Coronavirus: Fears rise of Chinese cover-up as 56 million in lockdown and hospitals overwhelmed
Replies: 15
Views: 1133

Re: Coronavirus: Fears rise of Chinese cover-up as 56 million in lockdown and hospitals overwhelmed

Doubt there’s a cover up. Or much to worry about here. But one things for sure. If / when I go to China I would only eat veg dishes. And I’m not fussy about what I eat. But even over here I just find Chinese food to be very suspect in a lot of places. And on top of that full of chemicals and sugars ...
by cricketfieldclarets
Sun Jan 26, 2020 6:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What did I miss - club for sale
Replies: 115
Views: 6173

Re: What did I miss - club for sale

bf2k wrote:
Sun Jan 26, 2020 6:42 pm
Close(ish) proximity to London. Old people (if you’re like Wayne Rooney).
I’ve drove and got the train to and from Bournemouth and London and it’s a bit of a blag to say the least. Much further especially driving than I remembered.
by cricketfieldclarets
Sun Jan 26, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley’s imminent application for academy Cat. One status
Replies: 26
Views: 2097

Re: Burnley’s imminent application for academy Cat. One status

The Sherpa van or whatever it’s called would be brilliant. Young kids playing competitive football against grown men / experienced pros with Wembley at stake. I can’t see any negative about that. As to what benefit does it give us? Makes us much more appealing, play against better players, ask for m...
by cricketfieldclarets
Sun Jan 26, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Don't forget
Replies: 24
Views: 1732

Re: Don't forget

Il not be happy until we cut Scotland off and push it out into the North Sea.