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by tybfc
Sun Jul 05, 2020 9:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Alternative Pub Names For These Times
Replies: 57
Views: 1500

Re: Alternative Pub Names For These Times

The Hancock's Half Hour
by tybfc
Sun Jul 05, 2020 9:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Derby Weekend July 2020
Replies: 95
Views: 1244

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Derby Weekend July 2020

1.15 - Northbound
1.50 - Liberty Beach
2.25 - Dashing Willoughby
3.00 - Via Serendipity
3.35 - Enable
4.05 - Global Giant
4.35 - Asiaaf
5.10 - Cheat (Nap)

(Burnley 2 - Sheff Utd 0 - I should have included this as a bonus result)

Good luck all. This could be close.
by tybfc
Sat Jul 04, 2020 6:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Derby Weekend July 2020
Replies: 95
Views: 1244

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Derby Weekend July 2020

Some of the jockeys do not have the brains that they were born with. If I owned a horse that was half fancied in the Derby today I would be fuming to let the winner 'get away' as it did. If punters can see it happening from half a mile out why can't the jockeys? But you try and criticise one of them...
by tybfc
Sat Jul 04, 2020 5:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Derby Weekend July 2020
Replies: 95
Views: 1244

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Derby Weekend July 2020

League table below and please shout if any queries. I've never seen a Derby like that in my life! tim_noone +16.00 claretonthecoast1882 +3.20 mrtoptier +1.80 thedoge +0.75 goobs +0.75 gmac +0.55 darnhillclaret +0.55 hibsclaret -0.30 claretdavid -0.40 slurpy -1.55 carrnsmerry12 -1.55 leadbelly -1.55 ...
by tybfc
Sat Jul 04, 2020 10:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Derby Weekend July 2020
Replies: 95
Views: 1244

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Derby Weekend July 2020

1.50 - Twaasol
2.25 - Shine So Bright
3.00 - Sucellus
3.40 - Love
4.15 - Love and Thunder
4.55 - Worthily (Nap)
5.35 - Tintoretto

Good luck everybody and thanks for entering.
by tybfc
Fri Jul 03, 2020 4:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 13866
Views: 310834

Re: Covid-19

The R rate in London has today gone above 1
by tybfc
Fri Jul 03, 2020 2:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wood, Rodriguez, JBG and Brady...
Replies: 64
Views: 5568

Re: Wood, Rodriguez, JBG and Brady...

Wood and Barnes have been told to go out jogging during the game with a brown envelope full of five pound notes with sheedyclarets refund and not to return until they have found him. That'll get them fit.
by tybfc
Fri Jul 03, 2020 2:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Return Of Local Cricket - Madness
Replies: 130
Views: 5297

Re: Return Of Local Cricket - Madness

They can in professional football but in Accrington ............ This evening officers attended a report of 50 adults playing football on the astro turf football pitch at Accrington College. Needless to say all adults have been warned and given strong words of advice regarding breaching Covid-19 gov...
by tybfc
Fri Jul 03, 2020 10:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A sad day for Yorkshire Cricket
Replies: 36
Views: 4244

Re: A sad day for Yorkshire Cricket

Bresnan has signed a two year deal for Warwickshire on loan.

The mind boggles.
by tybfc
Thu Jul 02, 2020 6:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Derby Weekend July 2020
Replies: 95
Views: 1244

Horse Racing Nap League - Derby Weekend July 2020

This Saturday sees the running of the Derby and Oaks from Epsom followed by the Coral Eclipse on a great day's racing from Sandown on Sunday. So a two day Nap League will be run with the usual rules: Select one horse per race, seven on Saturday and eight on Sunday marking one as your nap each day. Y...
by tybfc
Wed Jul 01, 2020 11:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today I buried my 10 month old Grandson.
Replies: 102
Views: 4376

Re: Today I buried my 10 month old Grandson.

Beddie - I was fortunate to meet your lovely family a few years ago and know that you will be strong for each other at such a tragic time.

My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
by tybfc
Wed Jul 01, 2020 6:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO Spades
Replies: 39
Views: 845

Re: FAO Spades

Oh I know and those are her bad days
by tybfc
Wed Jul 01, 2020 5:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO Spades
Replies: 39
Views: 845

Re: FAO Spades

spadesclaret wrote:
Wed Jul 01, 2020 4:37 pm
I think you said something nice about me but I can't remember what or why.
He clearly has problems :lol:
by tybfc
Wed Jul 01, 2020 2:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO Spades
Replies: 39
Views: 845

Re: FAO Spades

Redbeard wrote:
Wed Jul 01, 2020 2:12 pm
All right there, mate? - Congrats on your new username. 8-)

I'm still writing the book! It's been eight years now, and I'm still only 70% done.

Thanks for your interest. :)
Hope it's about Sean Dyche.
by tybfc
Wed Jul 01, 2020 5:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO Spades
Replies: 39
Views: 845

Re: FAO Spades

You to have taken the bait.
by tybfc
Tue Jun 30, 2020 11:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO Spades
Replies: 39
Views: 845

Re: FAO Spades

Bit slow their spades.
by tybfc
Tue Jun 30, 2020 7:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leicester
Replies: 41
Views: 2332

Re: Leicester

There is a very large ethnic population in Leicester and the surrounding areas and also a great deal of poverty and deprived housing which seems to have added to a higher rate of Covid cases.

It is very similar to Blackburn but much bigger.
by tybfc
Tue Jun 30, 2020 5:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leicester
Replies: 41
Views: 2332

Re: Leicester

claretblue wrote:
Tue Jun 30, 2020 5:26 pm
they're permitting horse racing there tonight!
They aren't starting lockdown until Thursday for some bizarre reason.
by tybfc
Mon Jun 29, 2020 2:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England vs West Indies 1st Test
Replies: 21
Views: 646

Re: England vs West Indies 1st Test

It'll be interesting listening to Bumble commentating without a crowd. He might have to talk about cricket which will totally throw him.
by tybfc
Mon Jun 29, 2020 2:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England vs West Indies 1st Test
Replies: 21
Views: 646

Re: England vs West Indies 1st Test

Look outside the window. You can tell cricket is due to start.
by tybfc
Sat Jun 20, 2020 5:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020
Replies: 235
Views: 2895

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020

At least Dettori won the leading jockey too and not the horrible man Jim Crowley who I managed to avoid backing all week.
by tybfc
Sat Jun 20, 2020 5:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020
Replies: 235
Views: 2895

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020

Well done to Darnhill with an extraordinary week's selecting and thoroughly deserved win. darnhillclaret +76.37 dumspirospero +55.92 tybfc +42.83 slurpy +32.71 conyoviejo +23.33 kindonesque +20.98 the doge +18.46 tenbellies +4.16 tvc15 +3.16 cheshirecherry +0.79 rogermellie -2.08 burnley1989 -2.49 m...
by tybfc
Sat Jun 20, 2020 1:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020
Replies: 235
Views: 2895

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020

kindonesque wrote:
Sat Jun 20, 2020 1:40 pm
Tybc
can I nap Palace Pier please or am I too late?
No that's fine. You should have napped the 1.50 winner
by tybfc
Sat Jun 20, 2020 12:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020
Replies: 235
Views: 2895

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020

Kindonesque - you need to edit your post to leave a Nap.
by tybfc
Sat Jun 20, 2020 11:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020
Replies: 235
Views: 2895

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020

12.40 - Dirty Rascal
1.15 - Sands of Time
1.50 - Creative Force
2.25 - Run Wild
3.00 - Wichita
3.35 - Sceptical
4.10 - Highland Dress (Nap)
4.40 - Adrrastos

Good luck to everybody and thanks to all thirty nine people who have taken the time to enter all week when all seemed lost after day 1.
by tybfc
Fri Jun 19, 2020 4:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020
Replies: 235
Views: 2895

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020

Great day for the top two again and try as I may............... Any queries please let me know. darnhillclaret +71.87 dumspirospero +63.92 tybfc +50.83 conyoviejo +31.33 slurpy +28.21 the doge +26.46 kindonesque +14.48 tenbellies +5.16 rogermellie +3.92 mrtoptier +3.58 goobs +2.66 cheshirecherry -0....
by tybfc
Fri Jun 19, 2020 11:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020
Replies: 235
Views: 2895

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020

1.15 - Triple Spear
1.50 - Dandalla
2.25 - Ventura Tormenta
3.00 - Eagles By Day
3.35 - Royal Crusade
4.10 - Nobel Prize
4.40 - Scarlet Dragon (Nap)

Good luck everybody.
by tybfc
Thu Jun 18, 2020 5:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020
Replies: 235
Views: 2895

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020

An excellent day for Dum Spiro Spero closes the top of the league considerably with a couple of days still to go. Again any queries please let me know. darnhillclaret +59.37 dumspirospero +52.25 the doge +29.13 slurpy +27.21 kindonesque +11.31 cheshirecherry +6.79 mrtoptier +5.08 rogermellie +4.92 c...
by tybfc
Thu Jun 18, 2020 10:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020
Replies: 235
Views: 2895

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020

1.15 - Grand Rock
1.50 - Sir Dragonet
2.25 - Final Song
3.00 - Bright Devil
3.35 - Moonlight Spirit
4.10 - Ziggle Pops (nap)
4.40 - African Dream

Good luck all
by tybfc
Wed Jun 17, 2020 6:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A sad day for Yorkshire Cricket
Replies: 36
Views: 4244

Re: A sad day for Yorkshire Cricket

paulatky wrote:
Wed Jun 17, 2020 6:14 pm
Any idea what this other playing opportunity is
The press release doesn't say
by tybfc
Wed Jun 17, 2020 6:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A sad day for Yorkshire Cricket
Replies: 36
Views: 4244

Re: A sad day for Yorkshire Cricket

I'm in mourning Peter
by tybfc
Wed Jun 17, 2020 5:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020
Replies: 235
Views: 2895

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020

MrTopTier wrote:
Wed Jun 17, 2020 5:35 pm
Had the winner in the first race Tony.
Should put me into plus figures.
To far behind Darnhill though.
My apologies and not sure how I missed it. Table amended above.
by tybfc
Wed Jun 17, 2020 5:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A sad day for Yorkshire Cricket
Replies: 36
Views: 4244

A sad day for Yorkshire Cricket

The flag outside my house tonight is flying at half mast due to the sad news below. How will English cricket cope without this icon and how will Yorkshire fish & chip shops manage with the loss of income? "The Yorkshire County Cricket Club can confirm that Tim Bresnan has informed the Club of his de...
by tybfc
Wed Jun 17, 2020 5:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020
Replies: 235
Views: 2895

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020

Another magnificent day by the leader and I hope that you had a few quid on them. Any queries please let me know and I will have a look. darnhillclaret +66.37 the doge +32.38 dumspirospero +28.00 conyoviejo +11.33 burnleybonzo +8.84 mrtoptier +8.33 tenbellies +7.33 carrnsmerry12 +3.33 thewellernut70...
by tybfc
Wed Jun 17, 2020 12:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020
Replies: 235
Views: 2895

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020

1.15 - Red Bond
1.50 - Russian Emperor
2.25 - Win O'Clock
3.00 - Japan
3.35 - Willie John
4.10 - Get It (Nap)
4.40 - Selino
by tybfc
Tue Jun 16, 2020 7:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your Spring/Summer Photos
Replies: 90
Views: 3177

Re: Your Spring/Summer Photos

Does this count from Alex studying in New Zealand? I have a video of a seal eating his driving licence but I don't think it would work on here!
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by tybfc
Tue Jun 16, 2020 5:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020
Replies: 235
Views: 2895

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020

Day 1 league table below with plenty winners about. Please let me know if you feel that I have done you out of any points and I will have a look before tomorrow. A big lead already set but a long way to go. darnhillclaret +44.54 dumspirospero +29.00 tenbellies +14.33 the doge +10.38 longsider +9.83 ...
by tybfc
Tue Jun 16, 2020 11:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020
Replies: 235
Views: 2895

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020

barlickclaret and hibsclaret - I think that you both need to choose a Nap
by tybfc
Tue Jun 16, 2020 10:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sky Subscriptions
Replies: 56
Views: 2100

Re: Sky Subscriptions

I cancelled after 20 years with Sky when the first of the postponements was announced and the cricket and golf were not going ahead. They rung me last week and I told them I was not going to return as the prices had just increased over the years and never once had I been offered a discount on anythi...
by tybfc
Tue Jun 16, 2020 9:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020
Replies: 235
Views: 2895

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020

1.15 - Flaming Spear
1.50 - Plumatic
2.25 - Passion
3.00 - Papa Power
3.35 - Liberty Beach
4.10 - Queen Power
4.40 - Pianissimo (Nap)

Good luck everybody.
by tybfc
Mon Jun 15, 2020 11:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020
Replies: 235
Views: 2895

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020

Flixton Claret wrote:
Mon Jun 15, 2020 8:22 am
Can’t wait TY
Bloody hell - Are the top hat and tails coming out?
by tybfc
Sun Jun 14, 2020 2:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020
Replies: 235
Views: 2895

Horse Racing Nap League - Royal Ascot 2020

Tuesday sees the start of this year's Royal Ascot five day meeting without any crowds of course. Every race is being televised with at least six races per day being on ITV for all to view. I will run a Nap League which will start with the 1.15 race on Tuesday and conclude with the 4.40 on Saturday. ...
by tybfc
Tue Jun 09, 2020 1:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Schools
Replies: 533
Views: 11686

Re: Schools

The Government has now scrapped plans to get all primary school kids into class before summer holidays.
by tybfc
Sun Jun 07, 2020 7:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Newmarket June 2020
Replies: 74
Views: 904

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Newmarket June 2020

My apologies tim_noone and I completely missed your nap and not for the first time. I have no defence for making a mistake especially when there are only 25 people taking part other than you type your selections differently than everybody else and it must make me miss them when I read them so quickl...
by tybfc
Sun Jun 07, 2020 6:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Newmarket June 2020
Replies: 74
Views: 904

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Newmarket June 2020

A very close end that nearly went down to the penultimate race but some excellent tipping again today. Thanks everybody who took part and there will be another day nighty. claretonthecoast1882 +15.00 tiger76 +14.91 thedoge +7.64 kentonclaret +5.23 tvc15 +4.64 carnsmerry12 +4.00 claretdavid +3.23 tim...
by tybfc
Sun Jun 07, 2020 5:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Schools
Replies: 533
Views: 11686

Re: Schools

tiger76 - My lad has just had an email from Bangor University stating that they are hoping to start again in September with some face to face lectures but that they are geared up totally for all to be done online if needs be or if students need to isolate. He is due to complete his third of a four y...
by tybfc
Sun Jun 07, 2020 12:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Newmarket June 2020
Replies: 74
Views: 904

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Newmarket June 2020

1.15 Future Vision
1.50 Dashing Willoughby
2.25 Good Birthday
3.00 Snow Shower (Nap)
3.35 Millisle
4.10 Baltic Baron
4.45 Eastern World
5.20 Sunny Major
5.55 Bronze River
6.30 Savalas

Good luck everybody. Some of us need it more than others.
by tybfc
Sun Jun 07, 2020 8:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Happy Birthday Leisure
Replies: 9
Views: 348

Happy Birthday Leisure

Many happy returns Peter and keep up the good work.
by tybfc
Sat Jun 06, 2020 6:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Newmarket June 2020
Replies: 74
Views: 904

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Newmarket June 2020

First day's league table below in a surreal day of watching racing. Please check your scores and let me know of any queries. Add your selections for tomorrow below. Just a note that Royal Ascot starts a week on Tuesday so I will run a Nap League for each day of that meeting if enough people are inte...
by tybfc
Sat Jun 06, 2020 9:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Newmarket June 2020
Replies: 74
Views: 904

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Newmarket June 2020

1.15 Stone of Destiny
1.50 Shades of Blue
2.25 Eva Maria
3.00 Waldkonig
3.35 Pinatubo
4.10 Exec Chef
4.45 Sir Maximilian
5.20 Jouska (Nap)
5.55 Nate The Great

Good luck everybody.