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by jdrobbo
Thu Apr 02, 2020 4:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A Burnley FC story - contribute six words at a time...
Replies: 91
Views: 1815

Re: A Burnley FC story - contribute six words at a time...

with Stan and Ronnie, two great
by jdrobbo
Wed Apr 01, 2020 7:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lies you parents told you
Replies: 57
Views: 2372

Re: Lies you parents told you

I was once very naughty at home throughout the day; winding my parents up and basically just being a royal pain in the ass. I was about eight, so it was 1991,92ish. That night, after getting out of the bath, I entered the living room. Dad was sat on one chair; mother opposite on the sofa. In the mid...
by jdrobbo
Wed Apr 01, 2020 3:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A Burnley FC story - contribute six words at a time...
Replies: 91
Views: 1815

Re: A Burnley FC story - contribute six words at a time...

, which reminded me of when Burnley
by jdrobbo
Tue Mar 31, 2020 8:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A Burnley FC story - contribute six words at a time...
Replies: 91
Views: 1815

Re: A Burnley FC story - contribute six words at a time...

:remember....Shackell, Tripps and Mee?
by jdrobbo
Tue Mar 31, 2020 7:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football on TV
Replies: 20
Views: 1318

Re: Football on TV

STID available tomorrow!
by jdrobbo
Tue Mar 31, 2020 2:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MT03ALG
Replies: 4
Views: 851

Re: MT03ALG

Talking about Trawden Celtic, a great memory I had was going up to the Rec and watching the model aircrafts being flown around: dangerous at times and that’s no doubt why it ceased, but it was a wonderful spectacle.
by jdrobbo
Tue Mar 31, 2020 2:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MT03ALG
Replies: 4
Views: 851

Re: MT03ALG

After he has finished filing his Colne Orpheus music from the last x decades :-)
by jdrobbo
Tue Mar 31, 2020 2:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A Burnley FC story - contribute six words at a time...
Replies: 91
Views: 1815

Re: A Burnley FC story - contribute six words at a time...

, whilst wearing an apron and singing
by jdrobbo
Tue Mar 31, 2020 12:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Spitting Feathers Podcast with Barry Kilby
Replies: 13
Views: 1056

Re: Spitting Feathers Podcast with Barry Kilby

Loved the bit about Kilby and Dyche going out for a 'ten point' party (drinks and meal), each time the club accrues ten points in the league. Great stuff!!
by jdrobbo
Tue Mar 31, 2020 12:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Spitting Feathers Podcast with Barry Kilby
Replies: 13
Views: 1056

Re: Spitting Feathers Podcast with Barry Kilby

I've just listened to the first thirty minutes of this. Very interesting stuff. Didn't know that Kilby sacked Laws from New York!

Thanks for the link Tony.
by jdrobbo
Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Uptheclarets Karaoke competition perhaps?
Replies: 10
Views: 301

Re: Uptheclarets Karaoke competition perhaps?

:-) That's hilarious!
by jdrobbo
Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A Burnley FC story - contribute six words at a time...
Replies: 91
Views: 1815

A Burnley FC story - contribute six words at a time...

Simply follow my lead by providing the next six words in the Clarets story. If you end a sentence with words to spare, start the next until you've used your quota up. You can't contribute again until at least ten other contributions to the story have been made. Down at Barnfield, all appeared to
by jdrobbo
Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Uptheclarets Karaoke competition perhaps?
Replies: 10
Views: 301

Re: Uptheclarets Karaoke competition perhaps?

Haha, short of uploading it to Youtube, I'm not sure how to. She put it on Facebook and I didn't know she was filming me :-)
by jdrobbo
Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Turf to be used by NHS
Replies: 16
Views: 1280

Re: Turf to be used by NHS

Fantastic BFC, really awesome!
by jdrobbo
Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Uptheclarets Karaoke competition perhaps?
Replies: 10
Views: 301

Re: Uptheclarets Karaoke competition perhaps?

My wife has already put me online, haha!
by jdrobbo
Mon Mar 30, 2020 11:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick/Brady
Replies: 53
Views: 3298

Re: Hendrick/Brady

I don’t want to lose Hendrick at all but I’m resigned to it sadly. I think this would be good business for all concerned.
by jdrobbo
Mon Mar 30, 2020 9:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Good morning spades
Replies: 24
Views: 1122

Re: Good morning spades

I would like to echo these sentiments. Sending my best wishes to Lady Spades and the Yates clan.
by jdrobbo
Sun Mar 29, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jack Grealish
Replies: 60
Views: 4913

Re: Jack Grealish

Apparently come out of his flat, tanked up and driven down his street, causing damage to numerous parked cars.
by jdrobbo
Sun Mar 29, 2020 9:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ROUND 2 SPOT THE BALL End of Season Cup
Replies: 123
Views: 2107

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** End of Season Cup - Round 2

B10
D4
D3
C5
C8
by jdrobbo
Sun Mar 29, 2020 12:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley Quiz - Saturday 28th March @ 8:30pm - "The 2008/09 Season"
Replies: 106
Views: 1496

Re: Burnley Quiz - Saturday 28th March @ 8:30pm - "The 2008/09 Season"

His favourite player is Adam Blacklaw, followed very closely by Brian Easton.
by jdrobbo
Sat Mar 28, 2020 9:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Post one football picture
Replies: 46
Views: 2862

Re: Post one football picture

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by jdrobbo
Fri Mar 27, 2020 4:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: For those with primary-aged children at home...
Replies: 44
Views: 1919

Re: For those with primary-aged children at home...

Ps. I’m good friends with Henry, who runs Pobble. I know Simon, the other founder too. A great website.
by jdrobbo
Fri Mar 27, 2020 4:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: For those with primary-aged children at home...
Replies: 44
Views: 1919

Re: For those with primary-aged children at home...

Nicely done! That’s great for parents. Hope your class have accessed their learning well from home. Have a restful weekend.
by jdrobbo
Thu Mar 26, 2020 4:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: For those with primary-aged children at home...
Replies: 44
Views: 1919

Re: For those with primary-aged children at home...

jdrobbo, what are your thoughts on kids learning things beyond their age? For instance my nephew is 11 next month and goes to high school in September. I've been thinking about suggesting to my sister to get him reading things that he won't be taught until he's in high school to get a step ahead. N...
by jdrobbo
Thu Mar 26, 2020 4:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: For those with primary-aged children at home...
Replies: 44
Views: 1919

Re: For those with primary-aged children at home...

Sounds fab and like you’re being very creative.

Have the children been sent home with plenty of work they can be getting on with too? J
by jdrobbo
Wed Mar 25, 2020 9:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today’s blast from the not too-distant Burnley past is...
Replies: 5
Views: 498

Re: Today’s blast from the not too-distant Burnley past is...

Scored a very similar goal at home against Barnsley.
by jdrobbo
Wed Mar 25, 2020 9:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Keeping fit
Replies: 50
Views: 1752

Re: Keeping fit

Daily run, as normal, but just staying closer to home.
by jdrobbo
Wed Mar 25, 2020 8:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today’s blast from the not too-distant Burnley past is...
Replies: 5
Views: 498

Today’s blast from the not too-distant Burnley past is...

‘Kights’

Michael Kightly



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Dyche has him at Watford and then brought him to Burnley. I really liked him. A good fit for our side in that first promotion under Dyche!
by jdrobbo
Wed Mar 25, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Low impact indoor exercise (video)
Replies: 2
Views: 194

Re: Low impact indoor exercise (video)

Thank you very much! Appreciate you taking the time to reply. I’ll pass on your recommendation.

All the best!
by jdrobbo
Wed Mar 25, 2020 7:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Low impact indoor exercise (video)
Replies: 2
Views: 194

Low impact indoor exercise (video)

Hi all, Just wondered if anyone knew of a low-impact exercise routine that was available online (YouTube) that could be good for those not able to get out and about once a day? I know Joe Wicks does one for the youngsters, but this would be far too much. It really does need to be low impact. Not ask...
by jdrobbo
Wed Mar 25, 2020 3:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: For those with primary-aged children at home...
Replies: 44
Views: 1919

Re: For those with primary-aged children at home...

How is everyone getting on with their little ones? Hopefully their schools have prepared them with lots of resources which they can be working through without the need for much parental intervention. It’s not homework; it’s schoolwork and as such, they shouldn’t need you say with them all the time, ...
by jdrobbo
Tue Mar 24, 2020 8:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: For those with primary-aged children at home...
Replies: 44
Views: 1919

Re: For those with primary-aged children at home...

Thanks for the nice comments. Two days in and 22 of my 30 children have been regularly downloading their daily timetable from the website and accessing the secure blog for support when they need it. All learning is geared around them being able to do it without parental intervention. Of the 8 who I ...
by jdrobbo
Mon Mar 23, 2020 10:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: For those with primary-aged children at home...
Replies: 44
Views: 1919

Re: For those with primary-aged children at home...

There if you need it, although I might not be much help tomorrow. I’ve been called into work to support our Key Worker children...my shift wasn’t until Thursday but the other three members of our senior leadership team are diabetic (one) or have self-isolating family members. That means I’m working ...
by jdrobbo
Mon Mar 23, 2020 2:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: For those with primary-aged children at home...
Replies: 44
Views: 1919

Re: For those with primary-aged children at home...

How is everyone getting on?
by jdrobbo
Mon Mar 23, 2020 9:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: For those with primary-aged children at home...
Replies: 44
Views: 1919

Re: For those with primary-aged children at home...

Thanks folks,

We’re going to use the PE slot at that time two or three times each week. All kids have got about three and a half hours worth of learning to do each day, which is accessed through our website and our secure forum. Pleasingly, 16 have already said, ‘Hi’ today.
by jdrobbo
Mon Mar 23, 2020 8:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: For those with primary-aged children at home...
Replies: 44
Views: 1919

For those with primary-aged children at home...

I am about to embark on teaching thirty children from inner-city Leeds, remotely from my kitchen. I sure as hell know where I and they would rather be going today. I can’t make guarantees because I think I’m going to have my own hands very full, but if you have any questions about the work your chil...
by jdrobbo
Sat Mar 21, 2020 8:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Name the group
Replies: 20
Views: 875

Re: Name the group

Well maybe it was just our time
Forgive me, remember that I'm
A good man, just not good enough
Don't hate me, I was just in love...
by jdrobbo
Wed Mar 18, 2020 8:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: UK schools closed from Friday
Replies: 30
Views: 1461

Re: UK schools closed from Friday

Give me a normal day in my classroom, any day of the week. This is so desperately sad, albeit necessary.
by jdrobbo
Tue Mar 17, 2020 8:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football on TV
Replies: 20
Views: 1318

Re: Football on TV

Euro 96 and France 98 highlights
by jdrobbo
Tue Mar 17, 2020 8:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football on TV
Replies: 20
Views: 1318

Re: Football on TV

Sunderland Til I Die series II

Begins in just over a week from now 8-)
by jdrobbo
Sun Mar 15, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Foodbank collections
Replies: 3
Views: 241

Re: Foodbank collections

Ah, Tony will answer that but I know it’s something that was going to get discussed at their next meeting.
by jdrobbo
Sun Mar 15, 2020 11:12 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cristiano Ronaldo
Replies: 19
Views: 1223

Re: Cristiano Ronaldo

Hope it’s true. Brilliant
by jdrobbo
Sun Mar 15, 2020 10:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Keep safe fellow Clarets and fellow UTC readers
Replies: 8
Views: 851

Re: Keep safe fellow Clarets and fellow UTC readers

Health comes first, all the time. Stay safe everyone and please treat this seriously.
by jdrobbo
Sun Mar 15, 2020 10:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Foodbank collections
Replies: 3
Views: 241

Re: Foodbank collections

Thanks for bringing this up, I’d assume that for now, donations could be taken direct to the Foodbank itself, situated above the indoor market.
by jdrobbo
Sun Mar 15, 2020 10:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cristiano Ronaldo
Replies: 19
Views: 1223

Re: Cristiano Ronaldo

Outstanding if true, truly, truly outstanding. A lot of places are reporting it as fake news though, aren’t they?