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by chekhov
Sun Nov 17, 2019 11:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Irish open snooker....
Replies: 19
Views: 718

Re: Irish open snooker....

Bosscat wrote:You have to be Potty to watch it ;)

What is it you say on here? Jesus wept. Yes that’s the one.
by chekhov
Sun Nov 17, 2019 11:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kosovo vs England
Replies: 121
Views: 4318

Re: Kosovo vs England

Claret-On-A-T-Rex wrote:With his incredible 50 goal haul including 25 against Andorra and 25 against San Marino.

Sorry didn’t realise. I take it all back!
by chekhov
Sun Nov 17, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kosovo vs England
Replies: 121
Views: 4318

Re: Kosovo vs England

bfcjg wrote:You can only beat what's in front of you and we did that. At least theres a freshness about us without the likes of the ego machines such as Rooney.

Er, would that be England’s greatest ever goal scorer Rooney, who anyway hasn’t played for England for quite a while now.
by chekhov
Sat Nov 16, 2019 11:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Andre Gray
Replies: 51
Views: 4435

Re: Andre Gray

Burnley1989 wrote:I hate the ‘that’s racist brigade’ we get at times on here but along side the Sterling shite, it’s no surprise and I’m starting to agree

Eh?
by chekhov
Wed Nov 13, 2019 12:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: how green are our football clubs
Replies: 38
Views: 1333

Re: how green are our football clubs

I’ve got a good idea. Hold European Championships in one country to minimise travel between between stadiums for players and fans.
Another one: hold European club finals local to the participating teams.
by chekhov
Fri Nov 08, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: OT: X43 Bus
Replies: 30
Views: 1854

Re: OT: X43 Bus

tim_noone wrote:Will you be Leaving early?

I’ve got to get there first!
by chekhov
Fri Nov 08, 2019 4:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: OT: X43 Bus
Replies: 30
Views: 1854

Re: OT: X43 Bus

ClaretTony wrote:It’s coming out of the city and when really busy it can drag all the way through Prestwich to the M60.

This I can confirm. I’m on the X43 coming out of Manchester right now and it’s a nightmare! Still, I’m looking forward to getting up for the game tomorrow. My first for 2 years!
by chekhov
Tue Nov 05, 2019 7:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mobile phones on trains
Replies: 23
Views: 1160

Re: Mobile phones on trains

Just recalling the Curb clip when Larry, annoyed by someone on their phone, starts talking loudly to himself https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LtdpJlZ07u4 There was another thread which queried the use of disabled toilets. I was going to post a link to a Curb episode where Larry does battle with a wh...
by chekhov
Tue Nov 05, 2019 1:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mobile phones on trains
Replies: 23
Views: 1160

Re: Mobile phones on trains

Whilst sat in the main reception are in Croydon's main hospital last week a young Polish "scally" sat next to me and proceeded to play Polish music over his phone. I put up with it for a while, getting all the more frustrated at today's youth, until he got up and made his way towards the ...
by chekhov
Tue Nov 05, 2019 12:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mobile phones on trains
Replies: 23
Views: 1160

Re: Mobile phones on trains

Chester Perry wrote:- another time I guy got on the train with a huge pair of cans round his neck proceeded to set-up speakers around his gaming laptop on a table

That’s hilarious. Don’t you know the kids today have got have surround sound on the move. You’ve got to love ‘em!
by chekhov
Tue Nov 05, 2019 12:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Thoughts on how to protest VAR
Replies: 37
Views: 1255

Re: Thoughts on how to protest VAR

Interesting points Hibs. However though I wasn’ t at Sheffield to witness how rubbish we were I would suggest that you are stretching the argument to say that we were done out of points.
by chekhov
Tue Nov 05, 2019 11:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mobile phones on trains
Replies: 23
Views: 1160

Re: Mobile phones on trains

Lord Beamish wrote:Chill. Get yourself a beer. Get into the groove.

I think of myself as quite a chilled sort of guy but people being insensitive in this area definitely triggers me!
by chekhov
Tue Nov 05, 2019 11:35 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mobile phones on trains
Replies: 23
Views: 1160

Mobile phones on trains

I wonder if it is just me. Every time I hear someone on the train playing a video or music through their phone’s inbuilt speaker I have the irresistible urge to go over and tell them to turn it off. And I can’t help myself, I feel this indignant rage rising inside me, and I just go over there and te...
by chekhov
Tue Nov 05, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Thoughts on how to protest VAR
Replies: 37
Views: 1255

Re: Thoughts on how to protest VAR

Well the top 7 or 8 wouldn't be bothered really as its them it mainly benefits, then what percentage of the rest can really be arsed? I’m sorry I don’t get this ‘big team bias’. What about Firmino’s disallowed goal against little club Villa? And where is the statistical evidence? I think it is just...
by chekhov
Sun Nov 03, 2019 11:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Frank Lampard
Replies: 86
Views: 5897

Re: Frank Lampard

cricketfieldclarets wrote:Now 2 points behind man city, having lost the leagues best player and unable to sign any players, playing with a team of kids.

**** manager.

They do have a replacement for Hazard mind: Pulisic.
by chekhov
Sat Oct 26, 2019 8:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: We would have beaten plenty of teams today
Replies: 65
Views: 2690

Re: We would have beaten plenty of teams today

Masham Ale wrote:I said to the wife after 20mins (who has no interest at all)


When I get that disinterested look I usually stop talking, so fair play to you!
by chekhov
Sat Oct 26, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Lampard's Embargoes
Replies: 169
Views: 4502

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Lampard's Embargoes

I think I'll have to stop reading the match day thread.
It's just full of whingers.
by chekhov
Sat Oct 19, 2019 4:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footy
Replies: 15
Views: 541

Re: Today's footy

Hmmm...not many goals today (this is also not a very interesting observation. Sorry.)
by chekhov
Sat Oct 19, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leicester City v .MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 330
Views: 7699

Re: Letcher Shitty v .MIGHTY CLARETS

burnley007 wrote:Moss is getting more and more involved...a penalty is imminent

:(
by chekhov
Sat Oct 19, 2019 4:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leicester City v .MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 330
Views: 7699

Re: Letcher Shitty v .MIGHTY CLARETS

burnleymik wrote:Would rather have lennon on at this point. Brady really seems miles away. Either loses or gives the ball away everytime he touches it.

Taylor, Charlie?
by chekhov
Sat Oct 19, 2019 4:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Big win for youth team
Replies: 4
Views: 545

Re: ARTICLE: Big win for youth team

I’m confused.
by chekhov
Sat Oct 19, 2019 4:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leicester City v .MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 330
Views: 7699

Re: Letcher Shitty v .MIGHTY CLARETS

FactualFrank wrote:I'm on about the first half, going 1 up and the timing.

It’s a cliché: bad time to concede just before half time and all that. I’m taking the other view that’s all (okay, I’m just trying to keep positive!).
by chekhov
Sat Oct 19, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leicester City v .MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 330
Views: 7699

Re: Letcher Shitty v .MIGHTY CLARETS

FactualFrank wrote:Its a funny gane. I'd have taken 0-0 before kickoff at ht but the timing is annoying.

Not really. Get the lads in for a half time cuppa and a chance to regroup!
by chekhov
Sat Oct 19, 2019 3:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leicester City v .MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 330
Views: 7699

Re: Letcher Shitty v .MIGHTY CLARETS

CaptainKirk wrote:Is it just me but, why the juvenile title every time?

I’m with you Captain. Embarrassing!

Permission to leave the bridge?
by chekhov
Sat Oct 19, 2019 8:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Graham Norton
Replies: 33
Views: 3101

Re: Graham Norton

Think he's terrific!
by chekhov
Fri Oct 11, 2019 10:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: It's official - nobody like us
Replies: 28
Views: 2979

Re: It's official - nobody like us

Good article. Very accurate.
by chekhov
Wed Oct 09, 2019 11:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Next generation: Joe McGlynn
Replies: 5
Views: 906

Next generation: Joe McGlynn

Maybe CT can provide some more information on this lad. What sort of prospect is he? Hope the Chelsea lad makes it for his name alone. Would love to see Valentino Livramento playing for England one day. https://www.theguardian.com/football/ng-interactive/2019/oct/09/next-generation-2019-20-of-the-be...
by chekhov
Wed Oct 09, 2019 11:12 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rooney v Vardy
Replies: 56
Views: 3200

Re: Rooney v Vardy

Good to see you’ve got your finger on the pulse Local Cricketer.
by chekhov
Wed Oct 09, 2019 11:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Which ground
Replies: 24
Views: 1668

Re: Which ground

They’re making a right mess of the pitch.
by chekhov
Mon Oct 07, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nick Pope - positioning.
Replies: 43
Views: 3399

Re: Nick Pope - positioning.

Perhaps you are on the wrong type of forum then Chekhov... :D :lol: :D We have people who come on here and slag Sean Dyche off (singularly the most successful and influential BFC manager in one maybe two generations) or Steven Defour for being injured (who incedently was taken off injured AGAIN yes...
by chekhov
Mon Oct 07, 2019 7:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nick Pope - positioning.
Replies: 43
Views: 3399

Re: Nick Pope - positioning.

nowt to do with it m8 ... he isn`t a patch on Nick (or Tom) apart from his kicking, and some of that on saturday was dog poo You don’t see my point. No issue with folk saying Pope is better than Pickford. But why is it necessary to slag off and insult? Okay I’m naive to assume anonymous blow hards ...
by chekhov
Mon Oct 07, 2019 2:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nick Pope - positioning.
Replies: 43
Views: 3399

Re: Nick Pope - positioning.

Gee whizz, such venom towards a footballer just trying to be the best he can. Not his fault that he has been chosen for England in preference to Saint Nick.
Some of you lot really are a sour bunch.
by chekhov
Sat Oct 05, 2019 11:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Athletic
Replies: 49
Views: 3969

Re: The Athletic

As you and Fretters say that is normal practice. I might have read it wrong. The poster can tell us. It’s correct what Frank says that I had forgot to cancel before the end of the trial week. It’s also correct that under the terms of the agreement I signed up to they were entitled to bill me. Howev...
by chekhov
Fri Oct 04, 2019 11:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Athletic
Replies: 49
Views: 3969

Re: The Athletic

Quickenthetempo wrote:Then it's not a trial then is it? It's a free week with a years subscription.

Yes it’s clearly a tactic to get people to sign up unwittingly. Otherwise they wouldn’t do it like this.
by chekhov
Fri Oct 04, 2019 9:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Athletic
Replies: 49
Views: 3969

Re: The Athletic

All sorted!
Eventually got through to Apple and managed to talk to someone on the phone. They agreed to a full refund.
by chekhov
Fri Oct 04, 2019 8:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Athletic
Replies: 49
Views: 3969

Re: The Athletic

I naively signed up to a week’s free trial, unaware that at the end of the week I would be billed automatically for £60 for a FULL YEAR. I paid via PayPal to the Apple App Store. Tried requesting a refund from Apple which was turned down automatically. Really stumped as to what to do next. Pretty an...
by chekhov
Thu Oct 03, 2019 3:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Strange wooden needle ????
Replies: 26
Views: 1996

Re: Strange wooden needle ????

Fishing nets?
by chekhov
Wed Oct 02, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Spurs....
Replies: 28
Views: 2773

Re: Spurs....

The one with that Dog always catches my eye. Nail on the head, Tim. The aim of the advertiser obviously is to catch your eye, or more like distract you. The irony of what they’ve done at Tottenham with their stadium is that they’ve designed it I assume so that as a spectator you have optimum viewin...
by chekhov
Wed Oct 02, 2019 3:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Phobias
Replies: 54
Views: 2594

Re: Phobias

Bertiebeehead wrote:Cinemas

Interesting. What is it about cinemas? Do you have to avoid going in them completely?
by chekhov
Wed Oct 02, 2019 3:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Phobias
Replies: 54
Views: 2594

Re: Phobias

I hate being sat at the same dining table with someone who mixes his food together. Disgusting.
by chekhov
Wed Oct 02, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Spurs....
Replies: 28
Views: 2773

Re: Spurs....

On the same subject, and slightly off topic, there will be a second row of LED hoardings right along the length of the Bob Lord from next season*. Something for spectators in the JH to look forward to. *I don’t know this as fact but if you see what is happening at plenty of other grounds around the ...
by chekhov
Wed Oct 02, 2019 2:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Spurs....
Replies: 28
Views: 2773

Re: Spurs....

tim_noone wrote:What a cracking stadium.....

I think they’ve got about 3 rows of flashing LED advertising hoardings right around the ground. Must be very annoying and distracting for folk who go to watch football.
by chekhov
Tue Oct 01, 2019 9:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Costa Coffee.
Replies: 35
Views: 2983

Re: Costa Coffee.

I don't mind coffee but I can't drink it out of those plastic/cardboard cups. I really can't stand those long wooden stirrers either. Beddie, if you sit in your “drink” is served in conventional crockery. I agree that the plastic and cardboard cups are very disagreeable btw (purely from a waste per...
by chekhov
Tue Oct 01, 2019 9:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Costa Coffee.
Replies: 35
Views: 2983

Re: Costa Coffee.

Lord Beamish wrote:I don’t like coffee.

I like coffee.
by chekhov
Mon Sep 30, 2019 4:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Post Malone
Replies: 20
Views: 1991

Re: Post Malone

I got a minute and a half in.
Utterly unlistenable.
by chekhov
Sun Sep 29, 2019 7:02 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAN BASE TODAY
Replies: 30
Views: 3901

Re: FAN BASE TODAY

Why don’t they support a team from where they come from? Hate these glory-hunting “supporters”.
by chekhov
Fri Sep 27, 2019 8:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pre-match press conference - Tarky
Replies: 16
Views: 1680

Re: Pre-match press conference - Tarky

Bin Ont Turf wrote:You're going to have to walk me through that one squire.

Lovely turn of phrase BOT, well done.
by chekhov
Sun Sep 22, 2019 7:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Marco Silva
Replies: 75
Views: 9300

Re: Marco Silva

tim_noone wrote:And Roy....

Rodgers?
by chekhov
Sat Sep 21, 2019 4:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus yellow birds
Replies: 199
Views: 6170

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus yellow birds

Don’t usually contribute but for today:

C’mon Burnley!
by chekhov
Sat Sep 21, 2019 4:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus yellow birds
Replies: 199
Views: 6170

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus yellow birds

tarkys_ears wrote:Is the league record still that 9-0 win Man Utd got against Ipswich?

If you mean since the beginning of football, the answer is yes!

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