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by andyh
Fri May 29, 2020 3:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Political compass
Replies: 48
Views: 1276

Re: Political compass

Wife and I both just did it and got results around Gandhi.

I think the scale is a little off as I consider myself as much more middle of the road than this. It would be interesting to see the answers from anyone hitting the top right quadrant.
by andyh
Mon May 25, 2020 12:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: John Bond – June 1983 to August 1984
Replies: 66
Views: 1981

Re: ARTICLE: John Bond – June 1983 to August 1984

I’m much more in the “could have been” camp. Some of the football before the Reeves injury was the best I’ve seen. We were totally outclassing sides. Most of the the signings turned out to be meh but Reeves and Hutchinson were class. What came after was a disaster but John Bond was not... at least n...
by andyh
Sat May 16, 2020 7:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Joey Barton calling a spade a spade
Replies: 63
Views: 3408

Re: Joey Barton calling a spade a spade

It should simply be left to the individual. I personally would play even with some basic measures in place. If I lived with my gran maybe I wouldn’t. Just get the games played by those who are willing to do so... no outside pressure. I’d be surprised if Watford and West Ham didn’t actually field ful...
by andyh
Mon May 04, 2020 11:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Musical Rip Offs
Replies: 53
Views: 1550

Re: Musical Rip Offs

According to the Axis of Awesome nearly all Popular songs have only 4 Chords in the same order. Their video is entertaining if nothing else. (They do cheat and transpose a lot of the songs but it is a fair point)
by andyh
Mon May 04, 2020 12:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Musical Rip Offs
Replies: 53
Views: 1550

Re: Musical Rip Offs

Devils_Advocate wrote:
Sun May 03, 2020 11:16 pm
Looking for songs obviously ripped of other songs

I'll start with Pulp's Common People

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VNcChi6pw_o

And Mark and Lard ripping Jarvis about it live on their show

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=thSgdsWLe4E
"Hes so fine" and "my sweet lord"
by andyh
Wed Apr 22, 2020 10:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: One footballing moment you would change?
Replies: 41
Views: 1361

Re: One footballing moment you would change?

Norman Hunter’s tackle.
Or Geoff Nulty hitting the bar.
by andyh
Mon Apr 20, 2020 8:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley players in book,film & song titles
Replies: 94
Views: 1501

Re: Burnley players in book,film & song titles

Claret-On-A-T-Rex wrote:
Mon Apr 20, 2020 2:13 am
Take On Mee
Wouldn’t be bad as an actual song for Ben
by andyh
Sun Apr 19, 2020 2:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Top 20 TV game shows of all time
Replies: 21
Views: 641

Re: Top 20 TV game shows of all time

Question of Sport used to be great. Cliff Morgan Bill Beaumont Emlyn Hughes
by andyh
Sat Apr 18, 2020 11:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: All time Burnley " Hard men " XI ....
Replies: 84
Views: 2374

Re: All time Burnley " Hard men " XI ....

Andy lochead up front
by andyh
Fri Apr 17, 2020 7:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another Emoji quiz...
Replies: 28
Views: 561

Re: Another Emoji quiz...

6 Kings Cross Station
11 Waterloo Station
by andyh
Fri Apr 17, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another Emoji quiz...
Replies: 28
Views: 561

Re: Another Emoji quiz...

17 Barbican
by andyh
Fri Apr 17, 2020 7:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another Emoji quiz...
Replies: 28
Views: 561

Re: Another Emoji quiz...

3 Piccadilly Circus
by andyh
Wed Apr 15, 2020 4:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets Top 10 Quiz (number 1 in a series of some)
Replies: 32
Views: 545

Re: Clarets Top 10 Quiz (number 1 in a series of some)

Amazed we’ve only played Wrexham 7 times... I must have been to all of them... and I’m nowhere near as prodigious as most on here in terms of attendance.
by andyh
Fri Apr 10, 2020 9:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who Never Played in the Prem for Us But Could Have Done?
Replies: 52
Views: 1677

Re: Who Never Played in the Prem for Us But Could Have Done?

Already mentioned but I’d have liked to see Randell with more time on the ball and more motivation. There was a great footballer in there somewhere.
by andyh
Thu Apr 09, 2020 7:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Entire championship going into administration
Replies: 25
Views: 1939

Re: Entire championship going into administration

Surely our dry powder would be useful if every player in the Championship became available. I can’t see it but would be a huge opportunity for us.
by andyh
Sat Apr 04, 2020 8:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Where would you sit
Replies: 58
Views: 1778

Re: Where would you sit

No question Table 1
My two favourite groups of all time.
by andyh
Sun Mar 29, 2020 10:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What Song Best Fits Life today?
Replies: 66
Views: 1777

Re: What Song Best Fits Life today?

All by myself Eric Carmen
by andyh
Sun Mar 29, 2020 10:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets fortunes turn for the better against the pub team
Replies: 23
Views: 1096

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets fortunes turn for the better against the pub team

Not much else to remember to be honest. Never established himself in the team. Played all the remaining games that season but hardly featured in the following season after which he was released. I really liked Cowan. I couldn’t understand why he struggled to get to in the team. I sat next to one of...
by andyh
Sat Mar 28, 2020 6:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Donald Trump
Replies: 1435
Views: 38913

Re: Donald Trump

And yet he is more popular than ever.

It never ceases to amaze me how people react in times like this.
by andyh
Fri Mar 27, 2020 10:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Keeping fit
Replies: 50
Views: 1735

Re: Keeping fit

leelad wrote:
Thu Mar 26, 2020 10:45 pm
Joe Wicks. Tried it for the first time today. Great, fun to do and got more out of it than some of my gym workouts!
Us too. Bizarrely get something out of it being live.
by andyh
Tue Mar 24, 2020 8:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Championship manager 01/02
Replies: 75
Views: 1749

Re: Championship manager 01/02

If you are starting as Burnley the the Swedish U21 or is it U23 is not a bad place to look. I seem to remember a half decent Icelandic striker beginning with H that was b good. Also Peterborough has a few good early signings.
by andyh
Tue Mar 24, 2020 6:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Championship manager 01/02
Replies: 75
Views: 1749

Re: Championship manager 01/02

I can’t believe we’ve got this far without tonton zola moukoko and Cherno Samba up front. Etherington on the wing was an early buy too.
by andyh
Sun Mar 22, 2020 7:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Karen Brady wtf?
Replies: 94
Views: 5180

Re: Karen Brady wtf?

What about a 15 mins a game 5a-side tournament. All at one venue. That would get the job done.Realistic scores in that sort of time too. :lol:
by andyh
Sat Mar 21, 2020 3:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC v PNE
Replies: 71
Views: 1614

Re: BFC v PNE

It’s not Laws fault. It is that spineless excuse for a team. I’m sending my ST back if this carries on.
by andyh
Sat Mar 21, 2020 3:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC v PNE
Replies: 71
Views: 1614

Re: BFC v PNE

Shocking defending for the equaliser.

When will they ever learn?
by andyh
Wed Mar 18, 2020 11:40 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mee to miss out on England debut (Covid 19)
Replies: 20
Views: 2354

Re: Mee to miss out on England debut (Covid 19)

There are worse players with caps. Didn’t Nick Pickering have one. If Ben could pass well under pressure he would already have one. But then he would not play for Burnley.
by andyh
Mon Mar 16, 2020 4:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RIP Roy Hudd
Replies: 27
Views: 1274

Re: RIP Roy Hudd

Not sure if you are trying to be funny but it is Hudd not Hull.
by andyh
Sun Mar 15, 2020 8:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ventilator dilema
Replies: 16
Views: 1039

Re: Ventilator dilema

DOes it matter if the smoker is a 30 year old mother of 4 and the non smoker is a 95 year old ex Nazi?
by andyh
Mon Mar 09, 2020 8:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Relegation Candidates ...
Replies: 46
Views: 2007

Re: The Relegation Candidates ...

Norwich are as good as down

I’d love the other two to be villa and West Ham. However looking at the run ins I think it will be Brighton and Bournemouth. Can’t see either of them getting more than 35 points.
by andyh
Sat Mar 07, 2020 8:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RATE THE REF - Jon Moss v Tottenham
Replies: 19
Views: 2732

Re: RATE THE REF - Jon Moss v Tottenham

5
5
5
5
He is most certainly not fit to referee not even
a girls U8 match.
by andyh
Sat Mar 07, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Tottenham - Player Ratings
Replies: 60
Views: 3902

Re: Burnley v Tottenham - Player Ratings

Pope 7
Bardsley 6
Tarkowski 8
Mee 6
Taylor 7
Hendrick 6
Westwood 7
Cork 7
McNeil 8
Wood 8
Rodriguez 6

Vydra 6

So disappointed.
by andyh
Wed Mar 04, 2020 7:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who's most likely to leave in the summer?
Replies: 33
Views: 1968

Re: Who's most likely to leave in the summer?

Gibson Hendrick Bardsley Hart Possibly Vydra if he goes back to bench warming Lennon Maybe Brady I think that is enough change for one summer. Unless we get a stupendous offer for someone I think that will be the scope of it. It will free up a fair chunk of wages too. I think that could be the most ...
by andyh
Sun Mar 01, 2020 8:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Melbourne City vs Brisbane Roar
Replies: 3
Views: 353

Re: Melbourne City vs Brisbane Roar

Is Aidan still a Burnley player? Seemed really odd for us not to release him but let him go on long term loan to literally the other side of the world.
by andyh
Sat Feb 29, 2020 1:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley 4 For England (article)
Replies: 19
Views: 2154

Re: Burnley 4 For England (article)

Dyched wrote:
Sat Feb 29, 2020 12:59 pm


Taylor is the best english right back which would put him in the top 3/4 in the league
Wow he’s been good at left back... are you telling us he is better on the other side?
by andyh
Fri Feb 28, 2020 9:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Westwood extends stay for another year
Replies: 51
Views: 3208

Re: ARTICLE: Westwood extends stay for another year

It's true, there aren't many English equivalents (neither up and coming nor a faded 'legend') but i could certainly imagine a Westwood who had spent his career up to now mostly playing for mid table clubs in the German or Spanish top tier attracting a hefty fee from a West Ham- type club. That is w...
by andyh
Fri Feb 28, 2020 9:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Westwood extends stay for another year
Replies: 51
Views: 3208

Re: ARTICLE: Westwood extends stay for another year

I reckon a similar player (same age, experience, position) would probably cost at least 15-20m in today's market. I agree if we were buying and I’d be disappointed to sell for anything less but it is not a age/quality market that is particularly active. If he was to move it would probably be his la...
by andyh
Fri Feb 28, 2020 9:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sightings in Sainsburys today
Replies: 11
Views: 1998

Re: Sightings in Sainsburys today

Picking up some bits in Sainsburys today, and 170 Burnley goals walked past me within 10 seconds of each other, in the forms of Andy Payton and Frank Casper ... delighted to report both gentlemen appeared to be in good form !! :D UTC and thanks for the memories ! 8-) Probably my two fav all time cl...
by andyh
Fri Feb 28, 2020 9:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Westwood extends stay for another year
Replies: 51
Views: 3208

Re: ARTICLE: Westwood extends stay for another year

Happy for it to be just the year but would have preferred a short extension to maybe a couple of years. I think his resale value is minimal. So it is a question of how long you are confident he will be our first choice CM. Next year I think it is nailed on but if we are moving forwards it would be n...
by andyh
Sat Feb 22, 2020 9:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Bournemouth in todays Daily Express
Replies: 22
Views: 1669

Re: Burnley v Bournemouth in todays Daily Express

Gosh if Bournemouth are that good at set pieces we better watch out. but as we are playing ourselves that should be ok.
by andyh
Sat Feb 15, 2020 4:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Josh Benson
Replies: 7
Views: 1745

Re: Josh Benson

Late show from both of them. Bet there was a bit of banter there.
by andyh
Sat Feb 15, 2020 3:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: When we win
Replies: 17
Views: 1482

Re: When we win

Easier than when we lose.
by andyh
Sat Feb 15, 2020 3:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gibson training at Middlesbrough
Replies: 385
Views: 16585

Re: Gibson training at Middlesbrough

I hope Vydra gets and takes his chance now. He has been patient and done it the professional way.
by andyh
Sat Feb 15, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Do we now want the bottom teams to start winning?
Replies: 44
Views: 2305

Re: Do we now want the bottom teams to start winning?

jedi_master wrote:
Sat Feb 15, 2020 3:31 pm
I want all the bottom teams that we aren’t playing to start winning now.

Except Brighton.
And West Ham
by andyh
Sat Feb 15, 2020 3:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Southampton v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 69
Views: 4405

Re: Southampton v Burnley - Player Ratings

people getting a bit carried away

Pope 7
Taylor 7
Bardsley 7
Mee 8
Tarks 8
Westwood 7
Cork 7
Hendrick 6
McNeil 6
Rodriguez 6
Wood 6

Vydra 6 inc 1 for that goal.

Poor first half... very Burnley second half.
by andyh
Sat Feb 15, 2020 3:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Do we now want the bottom teams to start winning?
Replies: 44
Views: 2305

Re: Do we now want the bottom teams to start winning?

If city are banned is 5th a champions league slot? Only 5 points behind... every chance of closing that with our run in. Liverpool and city are the only games I don’t think we will get something from.



:twisted: :twisted:
by andyh
Wed Feb 12, 2020 6:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How Many Points This Season Will Be Needed
Replies: 30
Views: 2465

Re: How Many Points This Season Will Be Needed

I was just thinking the same 39 would be my guess at safety. 38 and good goal difference is cutting it too fine :-)
by andyh
Wed Feb 12, 2020 5:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Southampton game v weather !
Replies: 78
Views: 6649

Re: Southampton game v weather !

Was it the home game against Southampton where their centre half lost the flight of the ball and it bounced very kindly for us?

Bodes well!
by andyh
Wed Feb 05, 2020 12:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Grassometer
Replies: 20
Views: 1901

Re: Grassometer

martin_p wrote:
Wed Feb 05, 2020 11:58 am
How many longsiders can pick themselves out on that photo. Found me!
Yep surprisingly found myself. I’m in my white coat near the leftmost stairs in the JHU.
by andyh
Mon Feb 03, 2020 3:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: It means a lot to the people to be in the Premier League
Replies: 21
Views: 2030

Re: ARTICLE: It means a lot to the people to be in the Premier League

I’ve not had to mow my grass since October. Not sure how much growth we’ve had since Leicester... they lost but didn’t complain.
by andyh
Sun Feb 02, 2020 4:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Arsenal - Player Ratings
Replies: 71
Views: 4760

Re: Burnley v Arsenal - Player Ratings

Pope 8
Lowton 9 mom
Taylor 9
Tarks 8
Mee 8

Hendrick 8
Westwood 8
Cork 8
McNeil 7

Wood 7
Jay 7

A bit more composure and that would have been 3 points. Very good performance against a very poor Arsenal side.