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by bfcmik
Wed Apr 08, 2020 9:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pay cut
Replies: 84
Views: 2379

Re: Pay cut

That’s just simply not enough. Why don’t they open up their massive houses as Nightingale Hospitals? I’ll tell you why, because they’re greedy parasites. What a load of ********!!! Why should they allow themselves or their families to be put at risk just so small minded people can feel better. Why ...
by bfcmik
Wed Apr 08, 2020 3:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pay cut
Replies: 84
Views: 2379

Re: Pay cut

Don't agree with the idea that football is all that these lads are capable of in a lifetime. They don't need to be paid such amounts with the reasoning that they are incapable of earning a living after the game. Unlike most working people who want to upskill, they have plenty of time to study and l...
by bfcmik
Wed Apr 08, 2020 1:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pay cut
Replies: 84
Views: 2379

Re: Pay cut

Manorlands, the Sue Ryder Hospice just outside Keighley may have to close due to a lack of funds. Now wouldn't it be nice if some player maybe more, getting paid a good whack for sitting at home doing nothing donated their wage to such a good cause. What hardship would it cause them in the scheme o...
by bfcmik
Wed Apr 08, 2020 12:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Premier League to announce season over?
Replies: 17
Views: 1586

Re: Premier League to announce season over?

There are probably several clubs, including Watford, that are hoping/praying the season is called off so they do not have to be relegated.
by bfcmik
Tue Apr 07, 2020 1:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris Johnson moved to intensive care
Replies: 161
Views: 7938

Re: Boris Johnson moved to intensive care

It is not necessary to afford Boris Johnson any more sympathy than he has afforded millions of sick and disabled people and their families. But it is vile to actively wish him, or anybody else, dangerous illness or death. I dislike Tories because I am compassionate, humane, socially aware and care f...
by bfcmik
Mon Apr 06, 2020 2:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who am I? (Teaser for you lot to ponder on)
Replies: 62
Views: 1481

Re: Who am I? (Teaser for you lot to ponder on)

ClaretTony wrote:
Mon Apr 06, 2020 1:55 pm
Is it a former Claret? I'm thinking possibly Andrew Cole.
ClaretTony wrote:
Mon Apr 06, 2020 1:57 pm
And then I spotted the two Ayews
And then you found that Andy (aka Andrew) Cole is on the list and I don't think they are asking if he played with himself! :oops: :oops: :oops:
by bfcmik
Fri Mar 27, 2020 2:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Extinction Rebellion- Disgraceful
Replies: 16
Views: 1062

Re: Extinction Rebellion- Disgraceful

We need to change or expect more of this kind of stuff. Did we not have several global pandemics before the industrial revolution? I'm sure I read about 1 that killed between 25% and 50% of the world's population in the 12th or 13th century. There was even one called the Plague of Justinian with so...
by bfcmik
Tue Mar 24, 2020 10:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Positive Corona News
Replies: 142
Views: 8463

Re: Positive Corona News

We are seeing a significant fall in deaths from the 'Italy+14' trend we had been sticking to until last Saturday. On March 21st we were at 233 deaths which was the exact number that Italy had 14 days previously. Since then our death toll, however sad it is for each individual, has risen to 435 whils...
by bfcmik
Sun Mar 22, 2020 7:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Barley is closed
Replies: 44
Views: 3114

Re: Barley is closed

Freedoms, once given away, are only returned at the discretion of the government. And usually not as an absolute freedom but as a 'right' granted by politicians which can, whenever they feel so inclined, be restricted, curtailed or removed entirely
by bfcmik
Sun Mar 22, 2020 7:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Barley is closed
Replies: 44
Views: 3114

Re: Barley is closed

Same scenario in Wycoller. I think a ban is only a matter of time. Otherwise I can see people being told to go away by a farmer with a shotgun. Who would then get to self isolate in his prison cell. Lots of people would be bad if they are all congregated together. Going to the beach or countryside ...
by bfcmik
Fri Mar 20, 2020 2:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC a community club my ar$e
Replies: 43
Views: 3021

Re: BFC a community club my ar$e

I presume that those people who have contracts will get appropriate support when the club ceases 'public facing activities' at close of business tonight. Others, such as those employed as 'gig economy' workers (eg programme sellers, match day staff and stewards) will not get paid when they don't wor...
by bfcmik
Wed Mar 18, 2020 10:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stolen from BRFC
Replies: 10
Views: 1496

Re: Stolen from BRFC

BRFC board previously stole it from a Man Utd messageboard.
by bfcmik
Wed Mar 18, 2020 8:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Why is our death rate so high for CV19?
Replies: 62
Views: 2207

Re: Why is our death rate so high for CV19?

I saw a time/cases graph the other day. We, along with most of Europe, are on a lower rate curve than China but are 43 days behind them. It took them 54 days to plateau and we were at day 11 at that time. Italy were 2 weeks in front of us but on a similar incidence curve. This was baselined from the...
by bfcmik
Wed Mar 18, 2020 2:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stolen from BRFC
Replies: 10
Views: 1496

Re: Stolen from BRFC

It sings to the 'My old man's a dustman' tune
by bfcmik
Wed Mar 18, 2020 1:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: National League crowds should be good today
Replies: 24
Views: 1362

Re: National League crowds should be good today

My walking football club has had to cancel all future sessions following pressure from Sport England and their insurance company informing them that they were NOT covered under their liability insurance if they disregarded government advice.
by bfcmik
Wed Mar 18, 2020 1:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The footy is back.....game on!!!
Replies: 21
Views: 1979

Re: The footy is back.....game on!!!

The club invited entries and held a competition over 2 or 3 weeks with the champion now being our representative. The guy is BFC fan having come through quite a few rounds to earn the right.
by bfcmik
Tue Mar 17, 2020 11:35 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is anyone as fantastic as me?
Replies: 45
Views: 1616

Re: Is anyone as fantastic as me?

houseboy wrote:
Tue Mar 17, 2020 9:40 am
Grown men have been known to throw themselves at me with gay abandon and women wither in my presence.
corrected it for you ;) :lol:
by bfcmik
Tue Mar 17, 2020 11:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Manager of the Month
Replies: 40
Views: 2123

Re: Manager of the Month

I reckon we will see this month out unbeaten too - he has to be in the running for the March award too.
by bfcmik
Mon Mar 16, 2020 2:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Paying back Sky
Replies: 18
Views: 2185

Re: Paying back Sky

dsr wrote:
Sun Mar 15, 2020 6:37 pm
It's all right for you. Might be rough on her. ;)
That's for certain - It is rough on me when I have to look at myself in the mirror when I comb my hair! :shock: :oops: :oops:
by bfcmik
Sun Mar 15, 2020 2:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Paying back Sky
Replies: 18
Views: 2185

Re: Paying back Sky

Think this could be a real shake up for Sky and the PL. When you don’t have something you get used to not having it. People will realise there are other things today than subscribe to watch every football match. Day 3 without sports. Found a lady sitting on the sofa. Apparently she's my wife. She s...
by bfcmik
Sat Mar 14, 2020 1:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: National League crowds should be good today
Replies: 24
Views: 1362

Re: National League crowds should be good today

Half the games are postponed. Solihull Moors were postponed last night too.
by bfcmik
Fri Mar 13, 2020 10:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 6313
Views: 117082

Re: Coronavirus

"Not to put too fine a point on it, from an entirely disinterested economic perspective, the COVID-19 might even prove beneficial in the long term by disproportionately culling elderly dependents."
(Jeremy Warner, Daily Telegraph, March 3rd)

Speechless!
by bfcmik
Fri Mar 13, 2020 12:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Jay Rod joins the injury list
Replies: 26
Views: 2482

Re: ARTICLE: Jay Rod joins the injury list

He will certainly have plenty of time to recover now! I wonder if Dyche will have them back in on 1st April for a 'pre-season'?
by bfcmik
Fri Mar 13, 2020 12:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: City player self-isolating
Replies: 55
Views: 2127

Re: City player self-isolating

There is no vaccine and there won't be for the foreseeable. They had identified the entire genome of the virus by 7th January and there are already 19 vaccines being looked at or tested. Some research is looking at variations of existing anti-viral treatments and the one that is now used against ma...
by bfcmik
Wed Mar 11, 2020 6:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chairman relishes another crack at Europe!
Replies: 26
Views: 2017

Re: Chairman relishes another crack at Europe!

If we do get another European tour then please let it start in the group stage of whichever competition we get to enter :)
by bfcmik
Tue Mar 10, 2020 7:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Aircraft flying 'empty' to retain slots
Replies: 16
Views: 1379

Re: Aircraft flying 'empty' to retain slots

The rules were brought in to break the monopoly state airlines used to have at airports such as Heathrow, Paris's Charles de Gaulle, Berlin, Rome, Munich and almost every other major destination in Europe. British Airways, Air France, KLM, Lufthansa has guaranteed right of refusal on any and all slo...
by bfcmik
Tue Mar 10, 2020 7:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Economics
Replies: 19
Views: 929

Re: Economics

Falling oil prices may lead to falling pump prices (not as guaranteed as pump price rising when the oil price increases). Pump price falling, however welcome to the person on the street, leads to a reduction in the tax & VAT take which affects government spending plans as they have less revenue to b...
by bfcmik
Mon Mar 09, 2020 2:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Under-23s back in action at Crewe
Replies: 12
Views: 792

Re: ARTICLE: Under-23s back in action at Crewe

0-3 in the 92nd and full time. Mumbongo with his 2nd.
Barnsley-Leeds 0-0 at half-time.
by bfcmik
Sun Mar 08, 2020 7:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Yellow cards
Replies: 19
Views: 1513

Re: Yellow cards

jtv wrote:
Sun Mar 08, 2020 7:26 pm
How many games is a player banned for when reaching 10?
Just 1 I think.
by bfcmik
Sun Mar 08, 2020 1:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ollie Younger
Replies: 4
Views: 759

Re: Ollie Younger

Not been a good move for him so far, sadly. Sent off for 2 yellows in a minute on his debut then injured in his 1st game after returning from suspension.

Hoping it is nothing serious and he gets some real game over there.
by bfcmik
Sun Mar 08, 2020 1:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Seven undefeated....
Replies: 14
Views: 1559

Re: Seven undefeated....

We've nothing to lose next week, let's just play and enjoy it, with City out of Europe and no chance of winning the prem, the Cups are most important City have pride and nothing to lose. They will be trying to push Liverpool all the way in the PL (well, for 3 games at least) and Pep will be wanting...
by bfcmik
Sat Mar 07, 2020 8:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RATE THE REF - Jon Moss v Tottenham
Replies: 19
Views: 2549

Re: RATE THE REF - Jon Moss v Tottenham

A. 8
B. 7
C. 3
D. 9
by bfcmik
Sat Mar 07, 2020 8:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wood Poleaxed
Replies: 67
Views: 4692

Re: Wood Poleaxed

I assume that Moss told VAR it was outside the area so could not be reviewed. He may have thought so from 35 yards away
by bfcmik
Sat Mar 07, 2020 4:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Magic Numbers 2019-20 ...
Replies: 86
Views: 9868

Re: Magic Numbers 2019-20 ...

Tricky Trevor wrote:
Sat Mar 07, 2020 3:08 pm
Bournemouth...17
Let's hope that is 14 by the end of the day :!:
by bfcmik
Sat Mar 07, 2020 1:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancashire police with not enough to do...
Replies: 188
Views: 5464

Re: Lancashire police with not enough to do...

36mph isn't just creeping over the limit it is 20% over the limit. Exactly the same as being caught doing 84mph on a motorway by one of those new permanently on cameras on the sides of many gantries on the M6 and M1, amongst others. 31 or 32mph is creeping over the posted 30mph maximum speed and alm...
by bfcmik
Fri Mar 06, 2020 12:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cricket - Pathetic
Replies: 74
Views: 2216

Re: Cricket - Pathetic

Bigvince wrote:
Fri Mar 06, 2020 12:21 pm
Is there such a thing as a quarterwit
Yes - it is one of a duo of halfwits. e.g Durham and Gough on Talkshite
by bfcmik
Thu Mar 05, 2020 3:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nick Pope For England
Replies: 57
Views: 3401

Re: Article: Nick Pope For England

Then, as often as not, he kicks the ball straight out of play or straight to his opposite number in the opposition goal. Pope rarely changes whether we are winning or losing. He occasionally sees a ball go straight out of play when he aims for a wide player but most of the time it stays well in fie...
by bfcmik
Tue Mar 03, 2020 12:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick
Replies: 155
Views: 8521

Re: Hendrick to Celtic

Maybe the prospect of League Champion's medals and regular Champions League (and Europa League) football has interested him. Assuming he doesn't absolutely squander his dosh he is already set for life - maybe the prospect of ONLY earning £1.5 Million per annum isn't enough to put him off!
by bfcmik
Mon Mar 02, 2020 9:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Which club do you dread playing ( any div )
Replies: 39
Views: 1798

Re: Which club do you dread playing ( any div )

Blackburn.

Both for the fear of losing but also the aggravation caused by Lancashire Constabulary with their insistence on the stupid, way over the top transport procedure.
by bfcmik
Mon Mar 02, 2020 4:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: March date for FA Youth Cup tie
Replies: 19
Views: 1060

Re: ARTICLE: March date for FA Youth Cup tie

Chelsea beat Millwall 1-0; Man Utd beat Wigan 2-1.

Blackburn-Arsenal is to be played on the 6th March
by bfcmik
Sun Mar 01, 2020 10:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Park View
Replies: 159
Views: 16359

Re: Park View

I read they are intending to have regular live music evenings to help non match day income. Landlord is an experienced licensee and thinks that if he gets the beers right and some decent music then food isn't necessary.
by bfcmik
Sun Mar 01, 2020 9:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: El Classico
Replies: 12
Views: 865

Re: El Classico

78,357 at the Estadio Santiago Bernabéu. Real Madrid beat Barcelona 2-0 with an injury time goal from Mariano.
by bfcmik
Sun Mar 01, 2020 9:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: El Classico
Replies: 12
Views: 865

Re: El Classico

Real take the lead on 71 minutes (Junior Vinicius deflected shot)
by bfcmik
Sun Mar 01, 2020 9:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: El Classico
Replies: 12
Views: 865

Re: El Classico

0-0 after 60 minutes
by bfcmik
Sat Feb 29, 2020 3:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nookey Broons versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 261
Views: 12027

Re: Nookey Broons versus MIGHTY CLARETS

jtv wrote:
Sat Feb 29, 2020 3:50 pm
When is the cut off for 10 yellows? How many so far for Bards, Tarky and Mee?
Westwood 8; Hendrick 7; Mee & Tarks 6; Bardsley only has 4 - as of half time today
by bfcmik
Sat Feb 29, 2020 2:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley 4 For England (article)
Replies: 19
Views: 2020

Re: Burnley 4 For England (article)

Reading over the last few weeks on here Tarkowski is the best english ch only second in the league to VVD Mee should be in the England squad Taylor is the best english right back which would put him in the top 3/4 in the league Pope the best english GK and probably in the top 3/4 in the league Burn...
by bfcmik
Fri Feb 28, 2020 2:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cricket Field Season Tickets.
Replies: 23
Views: 1183

Re: Cricket Field Season Tickets.

My senior priced ticket renewal letter came with an increased price (presumably the non early-bird cost). I'm glad I shan't have to get in touch with them to sort it out :)
by bfcmik
Thu Feb 27, 2020 9:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Europa League tonight
Replies: 64
Views: 1115

Re: Europa League tonight

Inter played behind closed doors tonight and all Italian league games will do the same at the weekend due to the Coronavirus outbreak.
by bfcmik
Thu Feb 27, 2020 9:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Europa League tonight
Replies: 64
Views: 1115

Re: Europa League tonight

Cluj goal VARed out. Sevilla heading through instead
by bfcmik
Thu Feb 27, 2020 9:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Europa League tonight
Replies: 64
Views: 1115

Re: Europa League tonight

That Celtic equaliser didn't last long :D