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by what_no_pies
Mon Feb 26, 2018 8:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: For the photographers
Replies: 8
Views: 770

Re: For the photographers

Brilliant sporting set I just found on the Guardian site:

https://www.theguardian.com/sport/galle ... n-pictures
by what_no_pies
Mon Feb 26, 2018 9:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Job interview FMCG
Replies: 10
Views: 1337

Job interview FMCG

Got a second interview next week and need to do a presentation and role play. The part of the business I would be leading is selling soft furnishings (bean bags) to schools primarily. The products are usually themed (animals/woodland/farmyard theme for outdoor learning etc) and claim to be interacti...
by what_no_pies
Mon Feb 26, 2018 9:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chvrches
Replies: 12
Views: 1292

Re: Chvrches

They're alright, seem to have gathered a following of very passionate fans. Watched em live a year or two back and wasn't particularly taken by the live show - the singer needs to stop talking so much. Since sold some of the rare vinyl I had picked up by them for huge profit.
by what_no_pies
Sat Feb 10, 2018 5:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nkoudou
Replies: 61
Views: 4543

Re: Nkoudou

Or give him longer than 10 minutes when we're playing awful and losing.
by what_no_pies
Tue Feb 06, 2018 9:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds go for big name.
Replies: 44
Views: 4761

Re: Leeds go for big name.

CHEWBACCA wrote:winkers
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Has anybody already told 'em Dyche was out of work when we employed him?
by what_no_pies
Sun Feb 04, 2018 11:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Replies: 23
Views: 2207

Re: Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Very good film. McDormand is excellent as usual and should be picking up an award.
by what_no_pies
Sun Feb 04, 2018 11:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: İlkay Gündoğan
Replies: 24
Views: 2902

Re: İlkay Gündoğan

Easily their best player yesterday until the keeper made that save onto the bar, after which Gundogan was still their best player.

Don't recall him losing the ball.
by what_no_pies
Sat Feb 03, 2018 9:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: St.James' Park Questions
Replies: 16
Views: 2022

Re: St.James' Park Questions

The Shark Bar. Folk celebrating a lifting sticky carpet joint and paying 4.50 a pint because the staff are wearing low cut tops... Nearby are some of the best pubs and nightlife in the country - the Shark Bar stinks (literally). It serves a purpose though insomuch as it keeps a good number of knuckl...
by what_no_pies
Sat Feb 03, 2018 8:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Buying a dehumidifier - help!
Replies: 33
Views: 1691

Re: Buying a dehumidifier - help!

Thanks for the info! We have a balcony for drying clothes but there's not enough space for everything and have sometimes had to put some clothes on an airer in a bedroom. Will try to avoid doing that and see if it helps to some extent. The capsule units seem a great idea - particularly if I get a d...
by what_no_pies
Sat Feb 03, 2018 8:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Buying a dehumidifier - help!
Replies: 33
Views: 1691

Re: Buying a dehumidifier - help!

We had the same problem in a v large front bedroom with bay window in a rented flat. Had a unit similar to the one at the link and it helped. Definite thing to avoid is leaving wet towels on radiators or drying clothes in that area as this will lead to the ongoing issue irrespective of a dehumidifie...
by what_no_pies
Sat Feb 03, 2018 1:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fridays Racing selections
Replies: 9
Views: 697

Re: Fridays Racing selections

Why didn't you post these before Happy came back? Serious question.
by what_no_pies
Wed Jan 31, 2018 9:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Parking at newcastle
Replies: 14
Views: 1087

Re: Parking at newcastle

That one on Dean St is a free one but almost all members/gold permit holders bays. I've tried it several times and only ever parked successfully once or twice and they weren't match days. Also, I've no idea how so many people get caught out by that busses only area. It's signed correctly and there's...
by what_no_pies
Wed Jan 31, 2018 9:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Parking at newcastle
Replies: 14
Views: 1087

Re: Parking at newcastle

Agh, sorry. Hadn't realised that. There's a Grosvenor Casino near lane 7 and the college which advertise parking and a pint for a fiver. It's really handy for getting in/out as you'll come over the redheugh bridge and it's on your left almost immediately. No idea if it'll be full mind.
by what_no_pies
Wed Jan 31, 2018 9:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Atmosphere at the Toon tonight.
Replies: 13
Views: 1311

Re: Atmosphere at the Toon tonight.

The away end will be rocking though...
by what_no_pies
Wed Jan 31, 2018 12:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Parking at newcastle
Replies: 14
Views: 1087

Re: Parking at newcastle

My preferred city centre car park is St James' Park but that'll be closed on match day. City centre car parks are mostly free after 5pm but might be full for that reason. If you want to chance it try the Eldon Garden Car Park (check on Google maps). There's also a spiral car park directly opposite t...
by what_no_pies
Sat Jan 27, 2018 1:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Friday racing
Replies: 68
Views: 1983

Re: Friday racing

Didn't see the sky bet offer either so was playing much smaller stakes. Oh well.
by what_no_pies
Sat Jan 27, 2018 1:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Friday racing
Replies: 68
Views: 1983

Re: Friday racing

Wow Happy! You've just plucked out the 1st 2nd and 3rd in that race and your main pick was an easy winner. Wish I went with the tri cast. Unreal selections.
by what_no_pies
Sat Jan 27, 2018 10:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The best and worst experiences at the same away ground
Replies: 77
Views: 3567

Re: The best and worst experiences at the same away ground

Birmingham City. Glenn Little scoring that wonder goal cutting in from the right. We were flying that season too. Think it was a night game nearing Christmas and not long before the wheels fell off for that promotion push. Worst was being locked in a fenced off area after the game for our own safety...
by what_no_pies
Tue Jan 23, 2018 9:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cheap holidays.
Replies: 21
Views: 1969

Re: Cheap holidays.

Flight scanner for cheap flights then find the accommodation to marry with the dates/location. Easiest and by far cheapest way normally. You also have more control over your booking.
by what_no_pies
Sun Jan 21, 2018 7:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Freekicks
Replies: 6
Views: 655

Re: Freekicks

Blakes free kick away at Preston was probably the best I've ever seen Electro. They must've been sick of him.
by what_no_pies
Sun Jan 21, 2018 7:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Set Pieces
Replies: 33
Views: 1682

Re: Set Pieces

ClaretTony wrote:Do we actually do anything right? You wouldn't think so reading this board.


Of course, we do plenty right. Now answer my question Tony. When did we last score from a corner? I genuinely can't recall.
by what_no_pies
Sun Jan 21, 2018 7:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Freekicks
Replies: 6
Views: 655

Re: Freekicks

They should all provide similar quality from corners/set piece deliveries into the box but we look as threatening as a startled puppy in those positions. Something to work on, particularly as we play for free kicks in those kind of positions.
by what_no_pies
Sun Jan 21, 2018 6:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Wood
Replies: 35
Views: 4132

Re: Chris Wood

Just lucky defending saved a certain goal. SD mentions fine margins a lot and that was a classic example. Wasn't lucky though. He tried throwing himself at the ball to get something on it and prevent a chance. His efforts were rewarded by getting something on it and preventing a chance. How do you ...
by what_no_pies
Sun Jan 21, 2018 3:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bias
Replies: 16
Views: 1176

Re: Bias

Valencia slips and shouts over to Dean, foul that Mike. Dean - Yes, could be in a dangerous position that so I will blow for a free kick for you. I wouldn't have give had you not let me know. Barnes gets pushed over in front of the dugouts, play on play on. Pogba cynically pulls cork back - free ki...
by what_no_pies
Sun Jan 21, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Set Pieces
Replies: 33
Views: 1682

Re: Set Pieces

I don't even get remotely excited when we get a corner anymore. When did we last score from one? We often look like conceding straight after one though. Needs looking at as it's nowhere near a good enough record for a team that relies on being resolute and exploiting set pieces for the odd goal. Our...
by what_no_pies
Sun Jan 21, 2018 1:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bias
Replies: 16
Views: 1176

Re: Bias

2nd half a few decisions went against us but I'm not sure that's why we didn't get anything out of the game. Our finishing was dreadful and the alleged foul on Mee was very debatable. We weren't clinical enough which is exactly why we lost.
by what_no_pies
Sat Jan 20, 2018 6:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jeff Hendrick
Replies: 272
Views: 13314

Re: Jeff Hendrick

Not been at his best in that position but played really well today, particularly 1st half. Chronic end product all day mind which is probably a confidence thing.
by what_no_pies
Tue Jan 16, 2018 6:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wedding planning
Replies: 37
Views: 1703

Re: Wedding planning

Ideally Newcastle but not restricting our search too much. Circa 60/70 day guests and upto 150 for the evening. Currently looking at Tyne Bank Brewery as an option but considering different types of venue still at this stage. There's a venue called High House Farm that offer more of a weekend struct...
by what_no_pies
Mon Jan 15, 2018 10:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wedding planning
Replies: 37
Views: 1703

Re: Wedding planning

Week days is an interesting one. Our preferred venue at the moment is open to the public weekends whereas a weekday we'd have exclusive use. Tempted by this. Would being invited to a weekday wedding be an annoyance? I'm a bit torn on this one. Keep thinking to myself 'it's our wedding' but we don't ...
by what_no_pies
Mon Jan 15, 2018 10:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wedding planning
Replies: 37
Views: 1703

Re: Wedding planning

tybfc wrote:Don't book it during the football season like my daft wife did against Ipswich.

Priorities and all that.


Yes! A very sensible suggestion. I've always said weddings should be out of footy season and then when it came down to it I'd almost completely forgot.
by what_no_pies
Mon Jan 15, 2018 10:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wedding planning
Replies: 37
Views: 1703

Re: Wedding planning

Pease Pudding (the George hummus) appears to be everywhere but I don't recall seeing it in Gregg's funnily enough. We actually have Gregg's outlet stores up here where you can bulk buy sausage rolls - come to think of it that could be the catering sorted! Whilst on topic I was in a boozer the other ...
by what_no_pies
Mon Jan 15, 2018 10:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wedding planning
Replies: 37
Views: 1703

Wedding planning

Looking for any advice from wherever we can get it. Wedding will be in the North East so not likely to get venues out of you lot but perhaps you can share some wisdom based on own experiences. We're trying to keep cost down so thinking afternoon tea rather than 3 course meal - I've been told my sugg...
by what_no_pies
Mon Jan 15, 2018 10:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Judd Trumps hair !
Replies: 6
Views: 6754

Re: Judd Trumps hair !

Seen it with my own eyes.

Oh, and 5 replies in its about time somebody mentioned those ridiculous shoes of his. Lol.
by what_no_pies
Mon Jan 15, 2018 10:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Comedy song
Replies: 25
Views: 1459

Re: Comedy song

Good comedy song? Can you be more specific? What's the occasion? Any theme? Colourful language allowed? Do you want it to be more funny or have actual musical merit? Etc.
by what_no_pies
Mon Jan 15, 2018 10:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Judd Trumps hair !
Replies: 6
Views: 6754

Re: Judd Trumps hair !

His twitter handle used to be 'part time professional snooker player, full time international playboy' - File under whopper and accept this as the reason he'll never fully realise his talent.
by what_no_pies
Sun Jan 14, 2018 10:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Best music gig you ever saw?
Replies: 126
Views: 6359

Re: Best music gig you ever saw?

The Music - The Last Dance. Their last ever gig and in their home town of Leeds. Special. Gorillaz opening MIF at Manchester Opera House. The White Stripes at Empress Ballroom, Blackpool. John Grant at the Royal Albert Hall. Best of 2017 was Superorganism at Band on the Wall - the guitarist is from ...
by what_no_pies
Sun Jan 14, 2018 9:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your Favourite Wine?
Replies: 57
Views: 2433

Re: Your Favourite Wine?

That Yellow Tail Shiraz is exceptional for the money.

Been spoiled over Christmas with some lovely reds but all from the wine clubs.
by what_no_pies
Sat Jan 13, 2018 5:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bardsley's last game...please.
Replies: 59
Views: 5691

Re: Bardsley's last game...please.

Bardsley has done well in the main but last few appearances his use of the ball has been poor and today he gave away far too many unnecessary fouls. Also think that JBG looked for him and a simple pass inside far too often - Lowton will make a more naturally dynamic partnership down there.
by what_no_pies
Sun Jan 07, 2018 4:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cities first goal
Replies: 66
Views: 4853

Re: Cities first goal

60 odd replies and nobody has acknowledged that we were petulant in chipping the ball away from City players as they initially tried to set the free kick (think it was Westwood) then he was guilty of not retreating in a timely fashion. I don't like it but as we also switched off I believe we got exa...
by what_no_pies
Sat Jan 06, 2018 10:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JBG chant
Replies: 6
Views: 866

Re: JBG chant

Been on several games this year and not heard it despite him being amongst our best performers. Can you enlighten me?
by what_no_pies
Sat Jan 06, 2018 10:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RATE THE REF - Roger East v Liverpool
Replies: 19
Views: 1605

Re: RATE THE REF - Roger East v Liverpool

Exactly, I thought he was poor, very weak and although he was a Jedi master of watch-tapping he added no time a t all for all their shocking time-wasting. In contrast with the way he handled the time wasting Pope seemed to get booked at Old Trafford with no fore warning whatsoever for any of our pl...
by what_no_pies
Sat Jan 06, 2018 10:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JBG chant
Replies: 6
Views: 866

JBG chant

'Johan Berg Gudmundsson' fits lovely with the tune of 'we're just too good for you'.

Keeps it simple and could extend slightly to -

'Johan Berg Gudmundsson'
'He's just too good for you'
'He's just too good for you'
'He's just too good for you'
(and repeat)

Surely even our lot could manage that.
by what_no_pies
Wed Jan 03, 2018 10:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: OT: Things to do in Liverpool
Replies: 13
Views: 794

Re: OT: Things to do in Liverpool

I've had my share of work trips to Liverpool. Cavern Club on a Thursday a really good Beatles tribute have the regular slot (about 9.15-12.00). Until fairly recently was just a pound in, £4 last time I went in September. They serve Modelo too.
by what_no_pies
Wed Jan 03, 2018 9:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jack Wiltshire
Replies: 38
Views: 3062

Re: Jack Wiltshire

Wilshere.
by what_no_pies
Tue Jan 02, 2018 12:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bardsley
Replies: 44
Views: 4598

Re: Bardsley

He's done really well in the main but with Lowton breathing down his neck I suspect he just played his way back out of the team.
by what_no_pies
Mon Jan 01, 2018 11:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RATE THE REF - Roger East v Liverpool
Replies: 19
Views: 1605

Re: RATE THE REF - Roger East v Liverpool

Marney&Mee wrote:Couldn't fault him at all today. No cards. Common sense refereeing


Not sure about this idea that not giving out cards indicates a good performance. There should have been a few yellow cards in that game and not dishing them out has an impact on the whole contest.
by what_no_pies
Mon Jan 01, 2018 10:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: so just how bad is that hangover?
Replies: 27
Views: 1901

Re: so just how bad is that hangover?

I'm making all I can of an 11am checkout.
by what_no_pies
Thu Dec 28, 2017 9:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Vokes' Goal!
Replies: 56
Views: 4690

Re: Vokes' Goal!

If the linesman got it wrong then we must accept that these things happen. That there was no replay on the live footage is the really suspect part - they'd have had lines drawn on the pitch and everything if it was a United attack.
by what_no_pies
Wed Dec 27, 2017 11:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gayle dives
Replies: 31
Views: 2945

Re: Gayle dives

Carbon copy of the Alli one. There is minimal contact on the thigh and the attacker goes down. Only perceivable difference being this one was against a big club and the other was in favour of the big club. Pundits almost exclusively agree Alli was a pen and this one isn't a pen. They need to take a ...
by what_no_pies
Tue Dec 26, 2017 10:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Penalty awarded?
Replies: 13
Views: 1530

Re: Penalty awarded?

Burnley not to get a penalty should be around the 1/500 mark. When was our last one in the league?

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