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by Blackrod
Sat Jun 01, 2019 11:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ticket office closing after tomorrow
Replies: 15
Views: 1327

Re: Ticket office closing after tomorrow

As an existing season ticket holder if I want a free child ticket do u have to relocate to the ‘family’ stand ? Will I still have to go into the ticket office in person to organise this ? Thanks
by Blackrod
Sat Jun 01, 2019 11:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Extended home section in cricket field stand
Replies: 205
Views: 8319

Re: Extended home section in cricket field stand

Without reading the whole thread I presume this means less leg room. There’s v little of it in JH lower. Is there more room in the upper levels of the new stands than the lower because of the pitch if the steps ? I’ve been in the upper levels but not often so can’t renember.
by Blackrod
Fri May 31, 2019 11:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Sutton what a idiot
Replies: 25
Views: 2763

Re: Chris Sutton what a idiot

Knob. Terrible pundit. BBC know how to pick them.
by Blackrod
Fri May 31, 2019 6:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Brom want Chris Wilder
Replies: 20
Views: 2766

Re: West Brom want Chris Wilder

And gets homesick like Eddie.
by Blackrod
Fri May 31, 2019 7:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nelson
Replies: 77
Views: 4366

Re: Nelson

Used to be a thriving place years ago. I know many people who have had businesses there and I used to catch the bus to school from there. The Arndale Centre used to have thriving independent retailers. Many of the inhabitants have not taken care of or pride in the housing stock which had detiorated ...
by Blackrod
Thu May 30, 2019 9:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our best ever players in each position ?
Replies: 20
Views: 970

Re: Our best ever players in each position ?

I didn’t see the 60s side but know that is nonsense.
by Blackrod
Tue May 28, 2019 3:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Alistair Campbell expelled from the Labour Party
Replies: 113
Views: 4140

Re: Alistair Campbell expelled from the Labour Party

No loss to them. I’m surprised anyone wants to be associated with a spinner of lies imo.
by Blackrod
Tue May 28, 2019 3:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nelson
Replies: 77
Views: 4366

Re: Nelson

Why has it got so run down ?
by Blackrod
Tue May 28, 2019 8:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Villa straight down
Replies: 52
Views: 3007

Re: Villa straight down

Fans on the radio this morning saying they will make the top 4. They won’t. They’ll stay up but get some pastings.
by Blackrod
Mon May 27, 2019 8:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: European car hire - booking.com
Replies: 6
Views: 566

Re: European car hire - booking.con

I used a comparison site ( can’t remember which one ) and only one company came up that I hadn’t heard of. The cheapest was a well known company but they all seemed to offer similar deals. Dropping off at a different location was expensive so changed route.
by Blackrod
Mon May 27, 2019 8:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: European car hire - booking.com
Replies: 6
Views: 566

Re: European car hire - booking.con

If it’s .con I’d give it a miss :D
by Blackrod
Mon May 27, 2019 7:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Number of seasons in Premier League club by club
Replies: 33
Views: 2273

Re: Number of seasons in Premier League club by club

How about top flight ? People seem to forget there was a 1st Division for far longer than there has been a Premier League.
by Blackrod
Mon May 27, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Derby vs Villa
Replies: 142
Views: 4715

Re: Derby vs Villa

Like on a 5 year deal for Bryson to prevent us from signing him. That was money well spent, wasnt it? He was out with fans getting ****** yesterday celebrating. At least he will be able to tell his grandkids he never played in the PL but could have done. He can count his cash instead but they won’t...
by Blackrod
Mon May 27, 2019 6:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20 Premierleague teams ranked biggest to smallest.
Replies: 19
Views: 1517

Re: 2019/20 Premierleague teams ranked biggest to smallest.

What does biggest to smallest mean ? Club traditionally, honours, fans, ground size, income stream ?
by Blackrod
Mon May 27, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Villa straight down
Replies: 52
Views: 3007

Re: Villa straight down

They will stay up and probably finish above us.
by Blackrod
Mon May 27, 2019 9:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: European Election Results .. due from 10 p.m. Sunday night...,
Replies: 501
Views: 8548

Re: European Election Results .. due from 10 p.m. Sunday night...,

A majority is a majority. It’s a bit like losing 11-10 in a match and wanting a replay because you still scored 10 goals and it was a close game.
by Blackrod
Mon May 27, 2019 8:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: European Election Results .. due from 10 p.m. Sunday night...,
Replies: 501
Views: 8548

Re: European Election Results .. due from 10 p.m. Sunday night...,

I didn’t vote as so fed up with it all. At least the Brexit Party will hold Juncker and the rest of the gravy train ( cue for some people in uproar over that term such as the resident troll) to account. All this harking on about 2nd referendums will just damage British democracy even more. When do w...
by Blackrod
Mon May 27, 2019 8:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Newcastle to be sold
Replies: 32
Views: 3412

Re: Newcastle to be sold

This will increase the bidding war for top players and push general prices up even further unless they have some kind of special family agreement.
by Blackrod
Sun May 26, 2019 7:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The next Tory Leader..
Replies: 301
Views: 7149

Re: The next Tory Leader..

A large playing field so far but a pretty poor one and with no stand out candidates.
by Blackrod
Sun May 26, 2019 11:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The next Tory Leader..
Replies: 301
Views: 7149

Re: The next Tory Leader..

Spijed wrote:Great future in what way?

Unlimited wealth for all?


Great grasp of economics.
by Blackrod
Sun May 26, 2019 11:22 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chernobyl
Replies: 70
Views: 4383

Re: Chernobyl

Exactly why I don’t like Nuclear Power ( although the deterrent issue is something else). The consequences of something going wrong are catastrophic.
by Blackrod
Sat May 25, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gateshead Football Club
Replies: 23
Views: 2246

Re: Gateshead Football Club

‘...the owners unwilling to put more money in...’
I know a bit about the history of that club. All I will say is you would be surprised how much money is needed to run a club even at that level. As stated above though it doesn’t help when you don’t own your own ground.
by Blackrod
Sat May 25, 2019 1:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chernobyl
Replies: 70
Views: 4383

Re: Chernobyl

Which Chanel is it on ? I’d like to.
by Blackrod
Sat May 25, 2019 11:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Films
Replies: 11
Views: 1052

Re: Films

Haven’t been to the cinema in over 10 years. I think TVs are that good now and so much content available that I’d prefer to sit in a nice living room. I can make popcorn for free if I want it and don’t have to listen to people rattling sweet papers, slurping and youths grunting in a language I don’t...
by Blackrod
Fri May 24, 2019 7:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Big news ? New deal for Pope
Replies: 64
Views: 3622

Re: Big news ? New deal for Pope

Really positive news. The goalkeeping department couldn’t be stronger.
by Blackrod
Fri May 24, 2019 11:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: May quits
Replies: 112
Views: 3391

Re: May quits

Not much would make me vote Labour but if Amber Rudd became PM I would have to consider it.
by Blackrod
Fri May 24, 2019 11:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: May quits
Replies: 112
Views: 3391

Re: May quits

Bordeauxclaret wrote:She’s been a complete embarrassment from start to finish.


Ridiculous
by Blackrod
Fri May 24, 2019 11:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: May quits
Replies: 112
Views: 3391

Re: May quits

ClaretTony wrote:And there was me thinking she was the best woman PM we'd ever had


Preferred Maggie Thatcher myself.
by Blackrod
Fri May 24, 2019 7:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: If you could re-live one goal celebration .....
Replies: 78
Views: 2620

Re: If you could re-live one goal celebration .....

Hard to pick one but based on celebration these stick in the memory for me:

Francis v York
Keane v Boro
Blake v Man U
by Blackrod
Thu May 23, 2019 6:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FA Cup back on ITV
Replies: 9
Views: 1029

Re: FA Cup back on ITV

If it’s free it’s good news for most.
by Blackrod
Thu May 23, 2019 6:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hampstead Heath Womens Only Pool
Replies: 29
Views: 674

Re: Hampstead Heath Womens Only Pool

Blackrod, they aren't going to let people in based on how they feel on a specific day. Jesus christ. If I went to the Male only pool today but tomorrow I tell them I identify as a female they have to let me in. They are not in a position to say I don’t and it would be discriminatination under the E...
by Blackrod
Thu May 23, 2019 6:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hampstead Heath Womens Only Pool
Replies: 29
Views: 674

Re: Hampstead Heath Womens Only Pool

If I identify as a male on certain days will they not let me in if they have let me in as female or trans on other days. There is a famous pop star who feels like this according to a few articles. Maybe it’s discrimination if not and not that forward thinking. There was a case where a trans that was...
by Blackrod
Thu May 23, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hampstead Heath Womens Only Pool
Replies: 29
Views: 674

Hampstead Heath Womens Only Pool

Is now allowing people in who identify as ‘trans’. There is also a male only and mixed sex pool. Thoughts ?
by Blackrod
Thu May 23, 2019 1:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: M25 murderer set to be released
Replies: 39
Views: 1772

Re: M25 murderer set to be released

Lord Beamish wrote:Just pure speculation, but i do wonder if Mr Noye is terminally ill.


Many WW2 war criminals got off early on these grounds and shouldn’t have done.
by Blackrod
Wed May 22, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: M25 murderer set to be released
Replies: 39
Views: 1772

M25 murderer set to be released

Stabbed a man in cold blooded murder in 1996 in front of his fiancé and then went on the run. Spent a lifetime around criminal organisations when not inside. A good decision ? The parole board says he is no longer a risk to the public. Can we believe them ? What will this murderer now offer to socie...
by Blackrod
Wed May 22, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The making of Dwight McNeil
Replies: 8
Views: 1492

Re: The making of Dwight McNeil

Probably wouldn’t have got the chance. Thankfully he did. He took his opportunity when presented as did Pope before him. Offered us far more as a wide man than either Brady or Lennon would have done even if fit imo.
by Blackrod
Wed May 22, 2019 4:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Good grief ! - Dawson again
Replies: 118
Views: 8760

Re: Good grief !

Really is time to move on. Wonder if the new recruitment guy had much to do with this development. Let’s dust down those old player files and see what we can rekindle ...... I wonder what Derek Riordan is doing these days
by Blackrod
Tue May 21, 2019 10:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Peter Crouch.
Replies: 43
Views: 3556

Re: Peter Crouch.

Don’t agree based on what I’ve seen. Once upon a time maybe.
by Blackrod
Tue May 21, 2019 6:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Peter Crouch.
Replies: 43
Views: 3556

Re: Peter Crouch.

Phew
by Blackrod
Tue May 21, 2019 12:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rottweilers
Replies: 18
Views: 940

Re: Rottweilers

How come we never hear about Retrievers or West Highland Terriers attacking people and children ? If it’s about the owners are they a better breed of owner ? Some breeds of dog are clearly more likely to attack but I appreciate it doesn’t help when chavs don’t look after them properly.
by Blackrod
Tue May 21, 2019 9:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rottweilers
Replies: 18
Views: 940

Re: Rottweilers

Is it your favourite type of dog and why ?
by Blackrod
Tue May 21, 2019 7:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RIP Niki Lauda
Replies: 10
Views: 576

Re: RIP Niki Lauda

Amazing man, legend and iconic.
by Blackrod
Mon May 20, 2019 10:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our best ever signing
Replies: 41
Views: 2475

Re: Our best ever signing

Too wide a question. If you are looking at cost ( overall cost ( ie inc wages etc) against what was delivered on the pitch it is probably someone from either the 1920s or 1960s.
by Blackrod
Mon May 20, 2019 2:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Doctor under investigation....
Replies: 11
Views: 1381

Doctor under investigation....

For politely asking a woman to remove her veil. He could not understand what she was saying about her sick daughter. He is now thinking of leaving the profession. Last I heard there was a doctor shortage.
by Blackrod
Sat May 18, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Good Luck Citeh today
Replies: 116
Views: 3087

Re: Good Luck Citeh today

They should be winning 6-0 with the amount of money they have. It wasn’t a competition so for me wasn’t that entertaining. A bit like an end of season dead rubber.
by Blackrod
Sat May 18, 2019 5:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is women’s football winning you over?
Replies: 185
Views: 4703

Re: Is women’s football winning you over?

A nice extended advert on the BBC FA Cup Final coverage. You WILL like womens’ football.
by Blackrod
Sat May 18, 2019 5:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New home kit
Replies: 249
Views: 15876

Re: New home kit

Not massively a fan of betting companies but it’s where the money is. Some more thought over the design would be better. Perhaps if the Chinese betting companies are so keen they could help with shirt distribution in the Far East. As said above just selling them just via the club shop is a bit small...
by Blackrod
Sat May 18, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The BBC......
Replies: 15
Views: 1936

Re: The BBC......

Personally find a full day of build up when you don’t support either team bores me to tears.
by Blackrod
Sat May 18, 2019 2:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is women’s football winning you over?
Replies: 185
Views: 4703

Re: Is women’s football winning you over?

No. The BBC are pushing it though. They don’t even differentiate on the headlines anymore. ‘Arsenal have just signed Jane something or other’ why not just state ‘now moving onto women’s football ...’
by Blackrod
Fri May 17, 2019 10:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New home kit
Replies: 249
Views: 15876

Re: New home kit

It’s a 2 way thing. The global exposure is huge. The Far Eastern gambling market is enormous and the amount of money that changes hands through gambling on PL games astronomical.

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