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by gc14
Mon Jun 01, 2020 8:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse racing returning soon
Replies: 11
Views: 451

Re: Horse racing returning soon

One of the locals is doing a competition with a bottle of Vodka or Gin for the winner .. 10 pts for a winner , 5 for a second and 2 for a third .. No way do i claim to be an expert but i have gone for ... : 1.00 Tiercel 1.35 Mutasaamy 2.10 Bond's Boy 2.45 Magical Journey 3.20 Tricky Dicky 3.55 Alix ...
by gc14
Mon May 25, 2020 3:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: John Bond – June 1983 to August 1984
Replies: 66
Views: 1979

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

The 'TSB' shirt dishing out some thrashings on the Turf, Hamilton & Reeves up top on fire ... would be interested if any of the
statto's could show the statistics with and without Reeves .. We were still pretty poor on the road startimg at Hull on the 1st
day of the season ..
by gc14
Sun May 10, 2020 6:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley players who had footballer relatives
Replies: 144
Views: 3320

Re: Burnley players who had footballer relatives

Andy Farrell and Perry Groves were brothers-in-law i think ..
by gc14
Sun May 10, 2020 6:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley players who had footballer relatives
Replies: 144
Views: 3320

Re: Burnley players who had footballer relatives

Didn't Joseph Mills and Matt Mills line up against each other when we played Bolton .. ?
by gc14
Thu May 07, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who had 1986/87 as their first season as a Clarets fan?
Replies: 22
Views: 678

Re: Who had 1986/87 as their first season as a Clarets fan?

Had been going for a few years to home's and local-ish aways but 86/87 i started going to a lot of the further afield away days.. Started at Torquay on the saturday evening kick-off Hereford,Aldershot,Exeter and many more saw some horror shows .. Telford in the FA Cup .. awful .. Always remember com...
by gc14
Tue May 05, 2020 8:12 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kieran Trippier in trouble
Replies: 52
Views: 3103

Re: Kieran Trippier in trouble

It was on a rumours page the other day Bournemouth's Ryan Fraser has told his friends and family he fancies a move to Tottenham if they
come in for him ... I may stick a tenner on it , If it comes off he will surely get a ban :-)
by gc14
Tue May 05, 2020 8:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Aldi
Replies: 159
Views: 5304

Re: Aldi

Some items are good as a few have said but items like coffee,chocolate,beans,cereal etc are rank and you end up going to Tesco's or Asda for the bits you don't like in Aldi .. It ends up with the money you save by going Aldi or Lidl you spend even more than usual as you end up going to two different...
by gc14
Sun May 03, 2020 2:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Guess the Ground/Pubs !!
Replies: 22
Views: 1206

Re: Guess the Ground/Pubs !!

I got 7/11 also ..
by gc14
Sun May 03, 2020 2:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Guess the Ground/Pubs !!
Replies: 22
Views: 1206

Guess the Ground/Pubs !!

https://www.theguardian.com/football/20 ... atch-venue


Guess the Ground with a difference ...
by gc14
Mon Apr 27, 2020 10:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hilarious moments in our games
Replies: 82
Views: 4104

Re: Hilarious moments in our games

Remember an 'entertainer' in front of the away end at Torquay before the play-off 1st leg .. he was very good
doing tricks on an eight foot-ish high bicycle, until a couple of Meat & Potato and Steak pies knocked him off
balance .. think he concentrated on the home fans after that !
by gc14
Sat Apr 18, 2020 11:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley all time softest XI
Replies: 46
Views: 1960

Re: Burnley all time softest XI

Leon Cort earns the number 5 shirt . .. looked frightened of his own shadow ..
by gc14
Fri Apr 10, 2020 12:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football Quiz
Replies: 18
Views: 577

Re: Football Quiz

2. Jermaine Pennant ?
by gc14
Fri Apr 10, 2020 9:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football Quiz
Replies: 18
Views: 577

Re: Football Quiz

TheFamilyCat wrote:
Fri Apr 10, 2020 8:50 am
Stoke keeper, think it was Begovic.
Bergovic is the one i was trying to remember .. Scored after i think 12 seconds v Southampton ..
I had included a 1st goalscorer in a bet and it went t-ts up after 12 seconds !!
by gc14
Fri Apr 10, 2020 8:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Favourite Goal Celebrations
Replies: 14
Views: 580

Re: Favourite Goal Celebrations

Some good ones mentioned, Mellon at home to Blackpool after being hounded by the away support and of course
Arfield's at Ewood but also love watching Mike Conroy's winner at Northampton '92 ..
by gc14
Thu Apr 09, 2020 10:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets quiz question
Replies: 43
Views: 820

Re: Clarets quiz question

Hereford ?
by gc14
Wed Apr 08, 2020 9:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ordering Garden Plants
Replies: 8
Views: 1074

Re: Ordering Garden Plants

Marl Pits garden centre in Newchurch,Rossendale is open for deliveries ..
by gc14
Tue Apr 07, 2020 8:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leicester v Burnley 1966/67
Replies: 12
Views: 587

Leicester v Burnley 1966/67

For those with BT Sport they are showing 'Match of the Day Thrillers' this morning ..
Our game at Leicester is on at 9am till 9.30 ...
by gc14
Thu Mar 19, 2020 8:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Benefits of Covid 19
Replies: 5
Views: 480

Re: Benefits of Covid 19

Eurovision cancelled !! :-)
by gc14
Wed Mar 18, 2020 5:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Old and bored with the virus. Heres a Clarets Quiz for you
Replies: 79
Views: 1271

Re: Old and bored with the virus. Heres a Clarets Quiz for you

John Talbut ? (dodgy one with spelling )
by gc14
Mon Feb 17, 2020 5:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Have You Revised Your Three For The Drop?
Replies: 57
Views: 3281

Re: Have You Revised Your Three For The Drop?

Norwich, West Ham and Villa would be nice. wouldn't mind one bit if Brighton pinched one of the spots
but the 60,000 London Stadium hosting Rotherham and Wycombe and the FFP ripping into Villa could be
quite entertaining ..
by gc14
Wed Feb 12, 2020 4:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley players with 300 league appearances
Replies: 50
Views: 1893

Re: Burnley players with 300 league appearances

Derek Scott can't be far away ?
by gc14
Sun Feb 09, 2020 10:35 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Storm Ciara
Replies: 101
Views: 7839

Re: Storm Ciara

Saw one which made me laugh the other week ... "Why are storms always named after women ?" The reply was
" If it was named after a bloke it would only last 3 f--king minutes !! "
On a serious note seen some scary looking pictures and videos from Stubbins, near Ramsbottom this morning
by gc14
Mon Feb 03, 2020 8:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bowyer sacked
Replies: 18
Views: 2610

Re: Bowyer sacked

He signed some good players for Blackburn and made a tidy profit on most of them .. Gestede , Cairney and i think he signed Rhodes ... Bradford 1 point off the play-offs, but in a bad run of form after the Eoin Doyle debacle, lost 0-3 at Oldham on saturday where apparently they were absolutely awful...
by gc14
Sun Feb 02, 2020 9:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Has a goalkeeper scored against us?
Replies: 42
Views: 1644

Re: Has a goalkeeper scored against us?

It was 100 % behind the the covered seated end ... 3 nil defeat 37 ******* years ago !!! scary
by gc14
Sat Feb 01, 2020 8:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Has a goalkeeper scored against us?
Replies: 42
Views: 1644

Re: Has a goalkeeper scored against us?

There that day we lost 0-3 i'm pretty sure he had a couple of close efforts before he scored .. think one
hit the post ... a very dour performance 4 days before we went to Tottenham !!
by gc14
Tue Jan 28, 2020 6:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brentford another ground to be unticked
Replies: 62
Views: 2491

Re: Brentford another ground to be unticked

Out of CT's list i have done 22 of them This is a good site to check your progress, and some obscure grounds listed

www.footballgroundmap.com

Out of the current 91 i have 75 league grounds with 175 grounds in total
by gc14
Sat Jan 18, 2020 2:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footy
Replies: 126
Views: 4069

Re: Today's footy

Saw the last 20 mins of the Leeds game, how the hell has Wells' goal been allowed to stand ?? Handball not
once but twice !! Shame for Leeds ( tongue in cheek) lets hope Wednesday,Forest and Brentford can close that
gap today ..
by gc14
Fri Jan 17, 2020 9:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ground name quiz.
Replies: 77
Views: 1305

Re: Ground name quiz.

Nathan Abbey
Keith (St.) Andrews
by gc14
Fri Jan 17, 2020 9:35 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ground name quiz.
Replies: 77
Views: 1305

Re: Ground name quiz.

Nathan Abbey
Keith (St.) Andrews
by gc14
Fri Jan 17, 2020 9:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ground name quiz.
Replies: 77
Views: 1305

Re: Ground name quiz.

Sure there was a centre-half John Bramhall , played against us in the 4th division days ..
by gc14
Fri Jan 17, 2020 8:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tony Philiskirk
Replies: 34
Views: 2880

Re: Tony Philiskirk

I think half of the Longside had 5-0 that day against Barnet, it was 28/1 at Coral's . I remember us hitting the
bar in the last minute and loads around me cheered when it bounced safely away !! Not me though, although i
admit to a fist pump and a big grin :-) :-)
by gc14
Fri Jan 10, 2020 2:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Blackburn v Preston
Replies: 12
Views: 1483

Re: Blackburn v Preston

We was in The Swan when the barstewards went 2 up at Deepdale earlier in the season (think they kicked off early or us
late ) we backed 4-2 to the Nobbers was bittersweet when it finished 3-2 .. Rovers advertising 3 homes games for £10 !!
by gc14
Tue Dec 10, 2019 5:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gibson
Replies: 87
Views: 5231

Re: Gibson

If Taylor isn't fit for saturday I would give Gibson a start at left-back ..
by gc14
Mon Oct 28, 2019 5:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Defence options
Replies: 62
Views: 2786

Re: Defence options

The header on saturday, Jay Rod was marking Pulisic when the corner came in .. Lowton gave it straight back to the
taker instead of clearing the danger .. The ball was put back into the box and Pulisic was left unmarked
by gc14
Thu Oct 24, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Worst ever sitcom
Replies: 126
Views: 4410

Re: Worst ever sitcom

Think the problem with a lot of the shows mentioned the 1st series were usually good and get good ratings Gavin an Stacey,Shameless,Mrs Brown's were very good but they over do them and they either become boring, unfunny or downright stupid in Shameless' case ... A mention for Blackadder every series...
by gc14
Sat Oct 19, 2019 7:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Play -off final V Sheff Utd
Replies: 22
Views: 1804

Re: Play -off final V Sheff Utd

Goobs wrote:I thought it was just my wife that kept watching that bloody film.
A bag of sh#te to be fair Goobs , but the best example of an inevitable ending I could think of !! :-)
by gc14
Fri Oct 18, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Play -off final V Sheff Utd
Replies: 22
Views: 1804

Re: Play -off final V Sheff Utd

Like watching Titanic you know how it ends but can't help but watch :-)
by gc14
Thu Sep 26, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Derby Way....
Replies: 94
Views: 9683

Re: The Derby Way....

The Derby players were adamant they only had 2 pints but the Leeds employee hiding behind the curtains
said it was nearer 12 ...
by gc14
Tue Sep 24, 2019 2:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Child Season Ticket
Replies: 10
Views: 1112

Re: Child Season Ticket

Free of charge up to 10 years of age,then it's £50 ..
Possibly be charged with it being beyond 'Early Bird '
by gc14
Mon Sep 16, 2019 5:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Ipswich - U23 Latest
Replies: 60
Views: 5114

Re: Burnley v Ipswich - U23 Latest

The big number 5 for Ipswich i'm told captained Shrewsbury last season in league 1 ... Richardson ran him ragged
especially in the 2nd half ..
by gc14
Mon Aug 26, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Referee confirmed for Liverpool game
Replies: 27
Views: 2415

Re: Referee confirmed for Liverpool game

i read the 1st comment without reading the article thought f--k John Moss :-/
by gc14
Mon Aug 26, 2019 9:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What's the most annoying late goal you've seen us concede?
Replies: 58
Views: 4578

Re: What's the most annoying late goal you've seen us concede?

Dunn's was horrendous at the time, but the way they celebrated told us the shift in power had changed and made Ings' winner
all the more enjoyable after coming from behind ...
by gc14
Tue Aug 20, 2019 5:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bury : No Wages
Replies: 817
Views: 95145

Re: Bury : No Wages

Dark Lane, Rossendale United is another, plagued with vandals then a suspicious fire ... then bang the planning
application in ..
by gc14
Tue Aug 20, 2019 5:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leaving as a claret
Replies: 52
Views: 4097

Re: Leaving as a claret

Probably quite a few, Peter Noble,Dobbo,Paul Fletcher,Billy Hamilton, Alan Stevenson ?
by gc14
Sun Aug 04, 2019 8:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Electrician
Replies: 9
Views: 676

Re: Electrician

Steve Todd bev's better half :-)
by gc14
Thu Aug 01, 2019 5:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Songs that remind you of the Turf
Replies: 54
Views: 4743

Re: Songs that remind you of the Turf

Pearcey wrote:I seem to remember us running out to Jump by Van Halen. Am I right?
Chris Waddle's choice, think the reasoning was that Marseille were unbeaten whilst walking out to it ..
by gc14
Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Coldest Football Ground
Replies: 87
Views: 5253

Re: Coldest Football Ground

RammyClaret61 wrote:2nd Jan 1995, Fratton Park. Cold doesn’t begin to discribe it!!
Think it would of been called off if it was two local teams .. the pitch was an ice rink ..
by gc14
Sun Jun 16, 2019 9:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Big Step Walk
Replies: 18
Views: 1494

Re: The Big Step Walk

They have some good pick-ups which sadly overshadows the outlays they put on .. A team or a horse letting them down for a massive win actually feels like a victory for them sometimes .. If such a team hadn't scored late on i would of won x amount and chasing losses is fatal .. so glad James has seen...
by gc14
Sun Jun 16, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stoke City
Replies: 32
Views: 5246

Re: Stoke City

The Sun reported Tony Mowbray as saying " We need to look at selling Bradley Dack this summer as the owners
cannot be expected to keep pumping 10's of millions into the club with no dividends " !!
by gc14
Sun Jun 16, 2019 9:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Big Step Walk
Replies: 18
Views: 1494

Re: The Big Step Walk

Always tempting to add a " Had a fiver they wouldn't complete it " quip to make light of it , we deflect things and issues with a joke .. I know at least half a dozen lads who have serious issues and a couple of them have no idea how deep they are in .. One lad i know lost his wife,kids and house th...