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by South West Claret.
Sun Feb 17, 2019 11:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Footballers with memory problems
Replies: 16
Views: 815

Re: Footballers with memory problems

In all fairness, Jack Charlton has had memory problems for years. When he was Ireland manager he could hardly remember any of the players names. I don't think the numbers are particularly high to be honest. Don't know about Bobby Charlton but I wondered if he was suffering from Parkinsons given he ...
by South West Claret.
Sun Feb 17, 2019 7:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Electric Vehicle
Replies: 30
Views: 653

Re: Electric Vehicle

If anyone is thinking of buying one I would leave it until the prices come down, Bikes as well.
by South West Claret.
Sun Feb 17, 2019 7:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 1699
Views: 17795

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Another Social scrounging Tory Brexitee on the make at our expense! Britain's richest man quits the UK: Billionaire Brexiteer Sir James Ratcliffe 'relocates to Monaco in a bid to save £4bn in tax' Ratcliffe is chairman of chemicals company Ineos which has turnover of £45bn He and two senior execs a...
by South West Claret.
Sun Feb 17, 2019 7:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Last Word R4 Obits.
Replies: 1
Views: 195

Re: Last Word R4 Obits.

South West Claret. wrote:Some biggies on today, Gordon Banks and the 1st Women sports writer and more.


Repeated tonight.
by South West Claret.
Sun Feb 17, 2019 3:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Haydock races
Replies: 33
Views: 1483

Re: Haydock races

One without - Folkestone... yes I know there’s an e in it but I’m looking for a second place point.
by South West Claret.
Sun Feb 17, 2019 1:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: O/T I want to come home
Replies: 432
Views: 7132

Re: O/T I want to come home

I’m not totally up to speed with the whole story but isn’t there some sort of precedent with Thatchers invitation and protection to this Country of Pinochet the Chilean mass murderer?
by South West Claret.
Sun Feb 17, 2019 1:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pope to Arsenal
Replies: 25
Views: 2409

Re: Pope to Arsenal

According to Nixon, £10M ? you're having a laugh !, wouldn't sell for less than £40M. https://www.thesun.co.uk/sport/football/8444242/arsenal-burnley-nick-pope/?utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1550388942 Why on earth do some even consider reading such rubbish papers let alone anyth...
by South West Claret.
Sat Feb 16, 2019 9:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 1699
Views: 17795

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Lancaster? ah yes I have very fond memories of that place I bid on eBay for a very nice big old solid corner desk that was up for sale because the Company had gone belly up. I bid the minimum of 99p and forget about it but to my great surprise I received an email informing me that I had won it. Drov...
by South West Claret.
Sat Feb 16, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Newport, a bit of fun.
Replies: 33
Views: 1867

Re: Newport, a bit of fun.

jrgbfc wrote:Wouldn't be surprised if Newport make them sweat a bit. They'll definetely give them more of a game than we did in the last round anyway.


Not fair that was nearly only our Reserves.
by South West Claret.
Sat Feb 16, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Best Memory You Have Visiting A Small Ground
Replies: 109
Views: 2891

Re: Best Memory You Have Visiting A Small Ground

IanMcL wrote:Torquay, when away fans were banned .
Burnley (with Leighton James) score and everyone around me turn out to be Burnley fans!


Yes that was so funny wasn’t it :D
by South West Claret.
Sat Feb 16, 2019 8:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Climate strike: schoolchildren walk out to protest
Replies: 115
Views: 1600

Re: Climate strike: schoolchildren walk out to protest

Rileybobs wrote:That doesn’t make sense.


In that case get someone else to explain it for you.
by South West Claret.
Sat Feb 16, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: O/T I want to come home
Replies: 432
Views: 7132

Re: O/T I want to come home

I’m not totally up to speed with the whole story but isn’t there some sort of precedent with Thatchers invitation and protection to this Country of Pinochet the Chilean mass murderer?
by South West Claret.
Fri Feb 15, 2019 11:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cameron Dummigan
Replies: 4
Views: 1643

Re: Cameron Dummigan

randomclaret2 wrote:Moved from Oldham to Dundalk in the League of Ireland


Was he not getting a game in the first team the?
by South West Claret.
Fri Feb 15, 2019 11:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Climate strike: schoolchildren walk out to protest
Replies: 115
Views: 1600

Re: Climate strike: schoolchildren walk out to protest

Rileybobs wrote:How do you arrive at that conclusion?



Self explanatory really because consuming more over here because of their extra spend will be greater therefore more immissions then where they came from.
by South West Claret.
Fri Feb 15, 2019 10:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Climate strike: schoolchildren walk out to protest
Replies: 115
Views: 1600

Re: Climate strike: schoolchildren walk out to protest

18 year old voting is pretty scary. 16 year olds is frightening. The people pushing for it are gerrymandering pure and simple. It might be “pretty scary” over there but not here and if you want to talk bout gerrymandering I suggest you look up what went on in the borough of Westminster in the 60s a...
by South West Claret.
Fri Feb 15, 2019 10:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley's Transfer policy in the 1950's/1960's ...
Replies: 39
Views: 916

Re: Burnley's Transfer policy in the 1950's/1960's ...

I remember Casper coming t' turf was quite a buzz about him signing like it was a big deal.. Only remember us selling players.. Like Lochead a crowd favourite to Villa but I've know idea why... Someone will know. Burnley had to sell to survive and did it very successfully for many years but then be...
by South West Claret.
Fri Feb 15, 2019 10:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley's Transfer policy in the 1950's/1960's ...
Replies: 39
Views: 916

Re: Burnley's Transfer policy in the 1950's/1960's ...

I appreciate this post is one for the statto's or historians .... I thought I read somewhere years ago that Burnley had not paid a fee to another English League Club from 1951 until we signed Frank Casper from Rotherham in June 1967 for £30,000. I'm fully aware that players were signed from Irish, ...
by South West Claret.
Fri Feb 15, 2019 10:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Climate strike: schoolchildren walk out to protest
Replies: 115
Views: 1600

Re: Climate strike: schoolchildren walk out to protest

Rileybobs wrote:How is stopping immigration going to impact climate change? Those potential immigrants will still be living on the same planet.


Because if they are”living” over here they will be consuming more than in their own Country.
by South West Claret.
Fri Feb 15, 2019 10:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Authors that have died recently
Replies: 3
Views: 255

Re: Authors that have died recently

Levy will be on Last Word next week.
by South West Claret.
Fri Feb 15, 2019 10:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Try this
Replies: 24
Views: 1350

Re: Try this

I answered about 60 questions then it sent me back to the link page so can’t be bothered to start again, literally a waste of time. :x
by South West Claret.
Fri Feb 15, 2019 9:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 3 Murders in Exeter!
Replies: 12
Views: 1503

Re: 3 Murders in Exeter!

by South West Claret.
Fri Feb 15, 2019 6:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Climate strike: schoolchildren walk out to protest
Replies: 115
Views: 1600

Re: Climate strike: schoolchildren walk out to protest

Good on them, pity more "adults" in this Country don't start to get active and actually do something about some other things like more money and support for our NHS among others services. I heard today that someone had to wait 8 hours for an ambulance whilst lying on her kitchen floor unab...
by South West Claret.
Fri Feb 15, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ministry of Ale up for auction?
Replies: 45
Views: 2548

Re: Ministry of Ale up for auction?

According to the sales particulars it's up for sale due to retirement. That could, of course, be utter b***ocks but if it's true then it might be a good investment if you can get it at the right price. Perhaps we should pool our resources and buy it and run it as a cooperative. ;) Here's an article...
by South West Claret.
Fri Feb 15, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Best Memory You Have Visiting A Small Ground
Replies: 109
Views: 2891

Re: Best Memory You Have Visiting A Small Ground

Another memory was when we played three pre season friendlies in Folkestone - one game had to be abandoned because the floodlights failed. Think we played QPR and Folkestone but can’t remember the third team. Was the third team Maidstone? rumour had it that because we were loosing 1-0 to (Folkeston...
by South West Claret.
Fri Feb 15, 2019 5:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Youth cup final
Replies: 20
Views: 1113

Re: Youth cup final

Must be talking about the Lancs. Youth Cup not the national one.
by South West Claret.
Fri Feb 15, 2019 5:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Youth cup final
Replies: 20
Views: 1113

Re: Youth cup final

Under 18's I assume BC.
by South West Claret.
Fri Feb 15, 2019 4:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Little scrotes in Burnley
Replies: 26
Views: 3009

Re: Little scrotes in Burnley

Link is dead for me as well.
by South West Claret.
Fri Feb 15, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ministry of Ale up for auction?
Replies: 45
Views: 2548

Re: Ministry of Ale up for auction?

I expect it depends when you went in, I’ve been in twice in about 10 years on Friday and Saturday and they were full on both nights.
by South West Claret.
Fri Feb 15, 2019 4:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Youth cup final
Replies: 20
Views: 1113

Re: Youth cup final

What teams and games are there?
by South West Claret.
Fri Feb 15, 2019 4:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Youth cup final
Replies: 20
Views: 1113

Re: Youth cup final

What teams and games are there?
by South West Claret.
Fri Feb 15, 2019 3:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Last Word R4 Obits.
Replies: 1
Views: 195

Last Word R4 Obits.

Some biggies on today, Gordon Banks and the 1st Women sports writer and more.
by South West Claret.
Thu Feb 14, 2019 5:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Best Memory You Have Visiting A Small Ground
Replies: 109
Views: 2891

Re: Best Memory You Have Visiting A Small Ground

Yes do I remember thinking there is going to be trouble tonight with people being crushed on the way down to the away end. I was in there little seated stand on the longside and could see the crowds at the back of the opposite standing side. As an aside I do remember spotting that arrogant slimy vic...
by South West Claret.
Thu Feb 14, 2019 5:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Where were you on this day, 19 years ago...?
Replies: 40
Views: 1972

Re: Where were you on this day, 19 years ago...?

Longside4evr wrote:He was an old friend of Stan's and he persuaded him to come dont think it was an omelette that did the trick though


An old friend of Stan's? How I can't recall them being at the same club together.
by South West Claret.
Thu Feb 14, 2019 9:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ministry of Ale up for auction?
Replies: 45
Views: 2548

Re: Ministry of Ale up for auction?

claret wizard wrote:As a going concern.

https://www.daltonsbusiness.com/pubs-fo ... -uk/429745


Thanks for the link CW, I stayed there the last time I was up and was impressed.

Looks like a reasonable buy on first looking for an ambitious couple to take on.
by South West Claret.
Wed Feb 13, 2019 11:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FFP taking aim at BCFC
Replies: 15
Views: 1900

Re: FFP taking aim at BCFC

More Murdoch nonsense, close this thread down.
by South West Claret.
Wed Feb 13, 2019 11:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The run in
Replies: 33
Views: 1856

Re: The run in

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again with our current upward trajectory I really am very confident that we will be far away from the drop zone, so just relax...and another thing what do the Welsh know about football anyway :D
by South West Claret.
Wed Feb 13, 2019 11:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: I don't accept suffering because...
Replies: 26
Views: 1662

Re: I don't accept suffering because...

Pstotto wrote:24/7 psychic attack, mania bipolarity, also I've been physically ill for months + plus massive life stress on every front. Apart from that, alright... :D


Glad it’s nothing serious then ;)
by South West Claret.
Wed Feb 13, 2019 11:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ministry of Ale up for auction?
Replies: 45
Views: 2548

Re: Ministry of Ale up for auction?

The Talbot? What at the bottom of Ormerod Road?
by South West Claret.
Wed Feb 13, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ministry of Ale up for auction?
Replies: 45
Views: 2548

Re: Ministry of Ale up for auction?

duncandisorderly wrote:Because your local paper covers the south west....



I had a idea you were going to say that... you stupid boy :D
by South West Claret.
Wed Feb 13, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Declan Rice - National team change
Replies: 39
Views: 1637

Re: Declan Rice - National team change

Dyched wrote:He’s far far better than Dier



Most players are D in my humble :)
by South West Claret.
Wed Feb 13, 2019 7:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ministry of Ale up for auction?
Replies: 45
Views: 2548

Re: Ministry of Ale up for auction?

What’s the name of the auctioneer?
by South West Claret.
Wed Feb 13, 2019 7:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ministry of Ale up for auction?
Replies: 45
Views: 2548

Re: Ministry of Ale up for auction?

duncandisorderly wrote:Well, there won't be will there, SOUTH WEST claret.



Why exactly DD and I know the local paper is Blackburnt biased.
by South West Claret.
Wed Feb 13, 2019 7:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Future Of The Club Is ThroughThe Roof I mean Youth
Replies: 15
Views: 1147

Re: The Future Of The Club Is ThroughThe Roof I mean Youth

There is also another way of getting players from those bigger clubs and I know at least one who was so ambitious he left one of those clubs to get 1st team football here.
by South West Claret.
Wed Feb 13, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Blackpool FC
Replies: 27
Views: 2753

Re: Blackpool FC

Well it will certainly be VG if the Oystens get kicked out of the game for good.
by South West Claret.
Wed Feb 13, 2019 7:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ministry of Ale up for auction?
Replies: 45
Views: 2548

Re: Ministry of Ale up for auction?

Nothing in the local Telegraph about it.
by South West Claret.
Wed Feb 13, 2019 7:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Omelettes
Replies: 48
Views: 2077

Re: Omelettes

Rileybobs wrote:It’s not an omelette unless there’s 3 eggs in it.



I agree...now go and stand in the corner FF you naughty boy.
by South West Claret.
Wed Feb 13, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ministry of Ale up for auction?
Replies: 45
Views: 2548

Re: Ministry of Ale up for auction?

Real ale 2 wrote:Went past this morning and an auction sign on its wall!


Home of the Moonstone Brewery as well :shock:
by South West Claret.
Wed Feb 13, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: DI MARIA
Replies: 11
Views: 1028

Re: DI MARIA

Foreverly Claret wrote:Bottles thrown at the bloke last night .Punishment for Utd. ?... (on top of the stuffing )...if not why not ?


You didn't say they were plastic bottles that were throne FC...won't get much for them I'd wager :D
by South West Claret.
Wed Feb 13, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Omelettes
Replies: 48
Views: 2077

Re: Omelettes

I've been making a few omelettes recently, as they're great to fill you up for low calories. For those who fancy a good omelette, what do you like to put in them? Simply strong local Cheddar slices (not grated) and organic mushrooms and made not quite done so the omelettes are a bit runny...or is t...
by South West Claret.
Wed Feb 13, 2019 4:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: DI MARIA
Replies: 11
Views: 1028

Re: DI MARIA

Foreverly Claret wrote:Bottles thrown at the bloke last night .Punishment for Utd. ?... (on top of the stuffing )...if not why not ?


Of how financially profligate..the person who threw them might have got something on those bottles at a shop up there in Manchester. 8-)

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