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by BurningBeard
Wed Apr 01, 2020 12:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 6121
Views: 112366

Re: Covid-19

Interesting NYT article from a well known claret on leadership styles during crises.

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/31/opin ... hnson.html
by BurningBeard
Mon Mar 23, 2020 7:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Anyone cancelled their Sky Sports Subscription ?
Replies: 154
Views: 7370

Re: Anyone cancelled their Sky Sports Subscription ?

For anyone getting the spinner, try a different browser. Page wouldn't load on Chrome for us but was fine on Edge.
by BurningBeard
Sat Mar 21, 2020 7:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Xbox One X
Replies: 40
Views: 1044

Re: Xbox One X

Really decent value at that price FF.
by BurningBeard
Tue Mar 03, 2020 12:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Exeter City, March 1987
Replies: 70
Views: 2109

Re: Burnley v Exeter City, March 1987

My first game.
by BurningBeard
Thu Feb 27, 2020 12:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Newcastle (a) - General Info Thread
Replies: 53
Views: 2660

Re: Newcastle (a) - General Info Thread

25 minute metro in from Whitley Bay, straight to the Bodega. Job's a good un.
by BurningBeard
Mon Feb 24, 2020 12:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Newcastle (a) - General Info Thread
Replies: 53
Views: 2660

Re: Newcastle (a) - General Info Thread

Careful around that area ClaretMov, one wrong turn and you're in inescapable bus lane hell. Wouldn't want you to get a fine drop through the letter box.
by BurningBeard
Sun Feb 23, 2020 7:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Newcastle (a) - General Info Thread
Replies: 53
Views: 2660

Re: Car Parking in Newcastle

See Newcastle general info thread for a sensible reply.
by BurningBeard
Sun Feb 23, 2020 6:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Newcastle (a) - General Info Thread
Replies: 53
Views: 2660

Re: Car Parking

Where are you going? I hear Barley's nice.
by BurningBeard
Sun Feb 23, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Newcastle (a) - General Info Thread
Replies: 53
Views: 2660

Re: Newcastle pubs

Bodega.
by BurningBeard
Sat Feb 22, 2020 11:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley's new airport
Replies: 22
Views: 1239

Re: Burnley's new airport

Wasn't there a helipad in one of the designs for a redeveloped CF stand a few years back? ;)
by BurningBeard
Tue Feb 18, 2020 8:22 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cabinet Carnage
Replies: 216
Views: 5420

Re: Cabinet Carnage

He's definitely a misfit and weirdo. I wonder who else they've taken on as contractors and advisors that we don't know the background or views of yet? Not setting the bar high here are they?
by BurningBeard
Mon Feb 17, 2020 8:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cabinet Carnage
Replies: 216
Views: 5420

Re: Cabinet Carnage

Sorry, I missed your earlier posts about contraception and eugenics. I’ll try to do better in future. A bit more on it. https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/boris-johnson-news-live-bbc-storm-dennis-flooding-brexit-labour-leadership-latest-a9338671.html#post-1184736870 Stepped down now. No...
by BurningBeard
Wed Feb 12, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chelsea signing Hakim Ziyech
Replies: 9
Views: 819

Re: Chelsea signing Hakim Ziyech

InB4 Boysie - missed opportunity, tin pot, Dyche out etc
by BurningBeard
Fri Feb 07, 2020 4:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Newcastle (a) - General Info Thread
Replies: 53
Views: 2660

Re: Newcastle (a) - General Info Thread

Any suggestions for car parking? You could use Times Square car park. It's just off the Redheugh Bridge which is one of the main routes into the city from the A1. I used it Saturday gone when they played Norwich, got there about 13:15 and there was plenty of space. Probably about 10 minutes walk fr...
by BurningBeard
Fri Feb 07, 2020 3:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Newcastle (a) - General Info Thread
Replies: 53
Views: 2660

Re: Newcastle (a) - General Info Thread

The Forth and Tilleys are decent as well but no footy on. There's quite a nice little crawl from Central Station to the ground via Pink Lane and Westgate Road.
by BurningBeard
Fri Feb 07, 2020 3:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Newcastle (a) - General Info Thread
Replies: 53
Views: 2660

Re: Newcastle (a) - General Info Thread

The Bodega's a great boozer. Decent size, footy on, near the ground, great beer and away fan friendly.
by BurningBeard
Tue Feb 04, 2020 5:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arsenal Forum In Melt Down
Replies: 107
Views: 11687

Re: Arsenal Forum In Melt Down

I'd suggest they go and have a look at the fair play league before they start complaining about other teams.
by BurningBeard
Sat Feb 01, 2020 5:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A true cult hero - Roger Eli walks in on the West Yorkshire Clarets
Replies: 34
Views: 2302

Re: A true cult hero - Roger Eli walks in on the West Yorkshire Clarets

Brilliant read. Cult hero and a top guy by the sounds of it.
by BurningBeard
Fri Dec 13, 2019 2:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 79564

Re: General Election Is On

I think you are missing something if you think that is why he has been "rounded up on". The way he is acting now is no surprise and its why he will be despised by most people on this board irrespective of the result. There are plenty of people who articulated their argument on this board in a reaso...
by BurningBeard
Tue Oct 22, 2019 12:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Trump's Impeachment
Replies: 328
Views: 18786

Re: Trump's Corruption

I want great climate.
by BurningBeard
Tue Oct 22, 2019 9:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Trump's Impeachment
Replies: 328
Views: 18786

Re: Trump's Corruption

Uwe and Moffitt as just NPCs parroting their dumb **** to make themselves feel better. Uwe's probably in the foetal position rocking himself to sleep each night repeating "Trump is great" over and over. Mental cases. They used to be functioning human beings like you. Then they took an arrow to the ...
by BurningBeard
Fri Oct 11, 2019 4:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Air BnB
Replies: 27
Views: 1540

Re: Air BnB

Used them a fair bit in the States and generally been very good experiences. The only issue I've had is where (allegedly) the local authorities have clamped down on properties being used as AirBnBs and the owner has been instructed to occupy the property or put it on the market. Had a couple cancel ...
by BurningBeard
Fri Oct 11, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: If you wonder why we are doing the foodbank collections
Replies: 75
Views: 4708

Re: If you wonder why we are doing the foodbank collections

I live in the North East and volunteer in one of the foodbanks up here a few times a year via work. The appreciation shown by the people who work there and seeing the difference they make (and you can make to them in a short space of time) is overwhelming. As Bordeaux says it's outrageous that foodb...
by BurningBeard
Fri Oct 11, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: U.F.O last night
Replies: 32
Views: 2199

Re: U.F.O last night

Are you suffering from memory loss or rectal discomfort?
by BurningBeard
Sat Oct 05, 2019 8:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Calvert-Lewin's Shorts
Replies: 20
Views: 5641

Re: Calvert-Lewin's Shorts

LifeafterRobbie wrote:One leg longer than the other one.............what was going on there?
Joe Gallagher hand-me-downs?
by BurningBeard
Wed Oct 02, 2019 1:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: Uniting the Country Since 31/01/2020
Replies: 22205
Views: 609142

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

aggi wrote:Cummings on Tories
Not even if they were on fire.
by BurningBeard
Sun Sep 22, 2019 5:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chelski v Liverpool with bitter Roy Keane
Replies: 23
Views: 2287

Re: Chelski v Liverpool with bitter Roy Keane

Lord Beamish wrote:Great Player, meh Manager, gobshyte Pundit.

I’d prefer to listen to the entire Lighthouse Family back-catalogue than listen to this guy’s views on Football.
Love Shack or Keane? I'm upping the ante.
by BurningBeard
Thu Aug 29, 2019 1:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool game sold out
Replies: 15
Views: 2423

Re: Liverpool game sold out

Sold out it may be, but will it be a full house?
by BurningBeard
Thu Aug 08, 2019 4:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 581661

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Messageboard is holding up well to the deadline day battering.
by BurningBeard
Thu Aug 08, 2019 4:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 581661

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Woodleyclaret wrote:We have had since 1st August to sort out our transfers why do we always leave it till the last minute?
Question / answer has been done to death.
by BurningBeard
Thu Aug 08, 2019 2:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 581661

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

FCBurnley wrote:How much did Chelsea pay for him ?
£30-35M wasn't it?
by BurningBeard
Tue Aug 06, 2019 3:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tommy Robinson Tuesday
Replies: 836
Views: 44140

Re: Tommy Robinson Tuesday

UpTheClaretsFCBK wrote:Surely we all agree that he’s a complete tool.
You'd think.
by BurningBeard
Tue Aug 06, 2019 1:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: That weird camera angle v Chelsea
Replies: 12
Views: 1507

Re: That weird camera angle v Chelsea

Answers in 3 dimensions.
by BurningBeard
Tue Aug 06, 2019 1:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: That weird camera angle v Chelsea
Replies: 12
Views: 1507

Re: That weird camera angle v Chelsea

I think they were maybe installed for the 3D cameras in order to provide a better angle for the 3D perspective. 3D seems to have gone away and, hence perhaps the need to use the gantry.
by BurningBeard
Thu Aug 01, 2019 4:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 581661

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

So there ARE things happening and we ARE looking at midfielders. Whoda thunk it eh?
by BurningBeard
Wed Jul 31, 2019 11:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Alan Nixon watch
Replies: 57
Views: 9973

Re: Alan Nixon watch

Would much prefer a Trevor Francis tracksuit.
by BurningBeard
Thu Jul 04, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Kit Launch
Replies: 151
Views: 9952

Re: New Kit Launch

Rileybobs wrote:What about the Everton and Wolves fans who haven’t been able to book their holidays?
My suggestion would be that they come together with some of our own to form a support group.
by BurningBeard
Thu Jul 04, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Kit Launch
Replies: 151
Views: 9952

Re: New Kit Launch

I notice that Everton and Wolves have only just today launched their new home kits.
by BurningBeard
Thu Jul 04, 2019 4:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 581661

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

The know all ignorance, sense of enetitlement and dramaqueenery from some on threads of this ilk ( see Crouch and Jagielka) is hilarious.
by BurningBeard
Fri Jun 21, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: London again
Replies: 193
Views: 30937

Re: London again

Wile E Coyote wrote:who is that aimed at?
If you have to ask...
by BurningBeard
Fri Jun 21, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wireless speaker for me hols
Replies: 33
Views: 2246

Re: Wireless speaker for me hols

Not sure of your budget or how much sound quality means to you but I have a couple of speakers including the one linked by FF and it's a good little unit. Tiny, and decent volume / sound quality for the size of it. My other is a Riva S which is more in the Bose Soundlink ballpark in terms of price a...
by BurningBeard
Fri Jun 14, 2019 12:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Anal Fissure
Replies: 65
Views: 5992

Re: Anal Fissure

Great name for a death metal or grindcore band.
by BurningBeard
Thu May 16, 2019 2:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Extremist Abortion Laws
Replies: 70
Views: 4240

Re: Extremist Abortion Laws

My own view is that the law should allow abortion in case of rape. My personal view is that in theory a woman should carry the baby to term, but in practice I doubt I would be able to do that myself if I was a woman, and I certainly wouldn't condemn or criticiise a woman who didn't. But in the wide...
by BurningBeard
Wed Apr 10, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What music are you listening to right now
Replies: 74
Views: 2775

Re: What music are you listening to right now

Saor - Forgotten Paths
by BurningBeard
Fri Mar 15, 2019 1:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Roy Harper
Replies: 39
Views: 2044

Re: Roy Harper

Hats off to him.

Iron Maiden, Manchester Apollo 1988 was my first.
by BurningBeard
Tue Mar 05, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Does anyone on here have Laminate Flooring?
Replies: 22
Views: 2001

Re: Does anyone on here have Laminate Flooring?

We've got Karndean down in our hall, kitchen and conservatory and it's very good but you do need to make sure the floor is as even as possible before it's laid (we had ours screeded) which might not be an issue for you if you've had a refit after a flood.
by BurningBeard
Tue Feb 26, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Anybody want a spare Newcastle ticket?
Replies: 14
Views: 903

Re: Anybody want a spare Newcastle ticket?

OK cheers, got the number - best to delete it now.
by BurningBeard
Tue Feb 26, 2019 3:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Anybody want a spare Newcastle ticket?
Replies: 14
Views: 903

Re: Anybody want a spare Newcastle ticket?

I live up here and am going with a mate but we are miles apart in the stand. Is the ticket you're trying to shift the next seat along to yours, (i.e. two together) and are you on your own now? I'm thinking if you can't move the ticket on could I do a seat swap with you? I was going to try and sort s...
by BurningBeard
Tue Feb 26, 2019 3:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pubs for Newcastle
Replies: 6
Views: 865

Re: Pubs for Newcastle

Bodega, or Tilleys a few doors down.