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by tybfc
Mon May 25, 2020 8:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Happy Birthday, tybfc
Replies: 16
Views: 683

Re: Happy Birthday, tybfc

Huncoat - I missed you in your prime as I fell asleep at third man that afternoon waiting for you to get off the mark.
by tybfc
Mon May 25, 2020 6:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Happy Birthday, tybfc
Replies: 16
Views: 683

Re: Happy Birthday, tybfc

Thank you very much for this thread spades and for all the birthday wishes. I have spent the day soaking up the sunshine at home which has been very enjoyable.

Yes bodge - it was one to remember.
by tybfc
Sun May 24, 2020 11:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Do you have family & friends who don't support Burnley
Replies: 55
Views: 1722

Re: Do you have family & friends who don't support Burnley

bodge wrote:
Sun May 24, 2020 10:46 pm
All the family interested in football are Yorkshire Clarets from Kelbrook.
And closet Lancashire cricket fans?
by tybfc
Sun May 24, 2020 2:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Northampton Town.
Replies: 16
Views: 1398

Re: Northampton Town.

Willie Irvine had their centre half in a right pickle.
by tybfc
Sun May 24, 2020 1:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Do you have family & friends who don't support Burnley
Replies: 55
Views: 1722

Re: Do you have family & friends who don't support Burnley

Born in Darwen to parents who were Blackburn season ticket holders and remain life long fans. Went to school in Blackburn and then worked a mile away from Ewood for twenty five years including their PL winning year so hardly surprising I grew up with friends who were nearly all from the dark side. B...
by tybfc
Wed May 20, 2020 11:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Burnley confirm ticket refunds
Replies: 830
Views: 41630

Re: ARTICLE: Burnley confirm ticket refunds

Let's face it no supporters will be on the turf for the nxt 6 to 12 months bfc knew weeks ago nobody was attending them final home games its in my opinion that we are slow to react with supporters and always have been .... Just logged on for the first time today and realised that a refund has been ...
by tybfc
Sat May 16, 2020 6:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Advice on UTC fundraising
Replies: 73
Views: 2549

Re: Advice on UTC fundraising

Tony - I agree with both yours and John's sentiments and remembering back to when we first started this fundraising times have certainly moved on and the Club neither need or appear to appreciate our money as they did. Having read the ideas knocking about above I would be 100% behind donating all mo...
by tybfc
Sat May 16, 2020 2:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Advice on UTC fundraising
Replies: 73
Views: 2549

Re: Advice on UTC fundraising

Inchy wrote:
Sat May 16, 2020 1:34 pm
I remember when the year of the youth started and have seen how it’s developed.
Inchy - Was it you or your brother who partnered jdrobbo in a defeat at Rishton Golf Club all those years ago against Flixton and myself?
by tybfc
Sat May 16, 2020 12:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Good morning spades
Replies: 24
Views: 1233

Re: Good morning spades

Glad to hear you're feeling better ty and at least you aren't watching Lanky get beat again, so that's a real positive to focus on. My Lancs membership card is sat next to my BFC season ticket at home, neither of which are likely to see the sight of day anytime soon. We were due to beating you Yark...
by tybfc
Sat May 16, 2020 10:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How to attach photos to a post
Replies: 24
Views: 840

Re: How to attach photos to a post

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by tybfc
Sat May 16, 2020 6:31 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How to attach photos to a post
Replies: 24
Views: 840

Re: How to attach photos to a post

dermot - That will bring up the picture of either a sparrow or a tractor but the idea is right.
by tybfc
Fri May 15, 2020 10:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Given the choice would you attend live events at your own risk
Replies: 114
Views: 2667

Re: Given the choice would you attend live events at your own risk

The R rate has risen today according to government stats.
by tybfc
Fri May 15, 2020 3:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Good morning spades
Replies: 24
Views: 1233

Re: Good morning spades

I feel fine thanks 1989. A lot stronger and fitter. Just bored.
by tybfc
Fri May 15, 2020 3:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Given the choice would you attend live events at your own risk
Replies: 114
Views: 2667

Re: Given the choice would you attend live events at your own risk

No. I have an underlying health condition that a report commissioned this week to say that around 50% of people with it who catch covid-19 will die within days. Take my gender and age into consideration and the odds worsen. My consultant, bless her, told me that if I catch it to go straight to Accri...
by tybfc
Fri May 15, 2020 2:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Good morning spades
Replies: 24
Views: 1233

Re: Good morning spades

Six weeks on spades since the start of this thread and I have still not stepped foot outside of my front or back gates and still got at least another six weeks to go. I suspect it will be more but hey ho. How is life in deepest, darkest Norfolk? Are the birds still chirping? Nice weather is due to r...
by tybfc
Thu May 14, 2020 12:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Current Season Void Or Continue
Replies: 662
Views: 19189

Re: Current Season Void Or Continue

Isn't it time they got more specific with this BAME stuff? It seems less than useful to divide the world into two camps, "White European" and "the rest, they all look the same to me". I know that's not the intention behind describing "everyone else" as BAME, but it's the result. Son of Tottenham is...
by tybfc
Thu May 14, 2020 12:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Footballers born on your birthday
Replies: 50
Views: 1653

Re: Footballers born on your birthday

Hélder Barbosa
Roger Guerreiro
Jón Daði Böðvarsson
Mark McGhee
Luc Nilis
Yoan Gouffran
Daniel Passarella
Paul Peschisolido
Demba Ba
Alastair Campbell

25th May also famous for a recent Wembley visit.
by tybfc
Tue May 05, 2020 9:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Season T
Replies: 245
Views: 12114

Re: Season T

Sorry, I thought this was a messageboard where you could discuss things, and air views. Of course it is but surely you have to look at this from the Club's perspective. There could be a whole host of scenarios happen in the coming weeks, months even years that may affect what fans have paid, are pa...
by tybfc
Tue May 05, 2020 7:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Season T
Replies: 245
Views: 12114

Re: Season T

It's quite clear there will be no more games at turf moor this season Some sort of communication from the club explaining what will be happening in regards to any refunds to season ticket holders would be most welcome Even the unpopular companies such as Ryanair have said what they are going to do ...
by tybfc
Mon May 04, 2020 12:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Question Time
Replies: 10
Views: 846

Re: Question Time

The two female panelists are Anneliese Dodds and Jeane Freeman, both MPs
by tybfc
Sun May 03, 2020 8:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MOTD Top 10 players outside of the top 6
Replies: 8
Views: 972

Re: MOTD Top 10 players outside of the top 6

I don't know why I forced myself to watch this nearly until the bitter end. I took it from the programme title that it would be players who not finished in the top six but no. Nearly all of their joint 11 had links with Blackburn, Southampton and of course Newcastle where 75% of the programme was ce...
by tybfc
Fri May 01, 2020 6:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Premier League Statement
Replies: 41
Views: 1710

Re: Today's Premier League Statement

Not sure if this has been posted. "Players are "scared" about the prospect of returning to action amid the coronavirus pandemic, says Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero. The Premier League is hoping to resume the season on 8 June, which would require players to be be back in full training by 18 M...
by tybfc
Wed Apr 29, 2020 11:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cricket quiz:Countries which have hosted international matches
Replies: 6
Views: 216

Re: Cricket quiz:Countries which have hosted international matches

Missed a couple on the left and a few more on the right but enjoyed it.

Did anybody try the quiz of the English test grounds?

One of them stumped me!
by tybfc
Thu Apr 23, 2020 11:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A Simple Economics Question
Replies: 5
Views: 706

A Simple Economics Question

I received an email from Hermes today which I have extracted the following from. Bearing in mind the current low fuel costs and the logistical situation in the UK I was surprised at what I read. I am no economist so can somebody explain why they would be increasing their costs now? "As you may recal...
by tybfc
Sat Apr 18, 2020 8:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley all time softest XI
Replies: 46
Views: 2319

Re: Burnley all time softest XI

Phil Cavener must take some beating
by tybfc
Sat Apr 18, 2020 2:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Corona Virus in Mauritius and other Indian Ocean Islands
Replies: 8
Views: 725

Re: Corona Virus in Mauritius and other Indian Ocean Islands

Catching up with Master Chef this week, the last four contestants were taken to Mauritius for a few days cooking. Looks beautiful and the food appears to be a delicious fusion of African/French/Indian. Stay safe Dave. We holidayed there 7 years ago and the Island and food were stunningly beautiful,...
by tybfc
Wed Apr 15, 2020 8:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Ham v Burnley
Replies: 21
Views: 2472

Re: West Ham v Burnley

Blackburn have been given the green light by police to play their fixture at Millwall this Saturday as the away following would not constitute a social gathering.
by tybfc
Mon Apr 13, 2020 11:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How Many Of These Defunct English Football Grounds Have You Been To?
Replies: 92
Views: 3156

Re: How Many Of These Defunct English Football Grounds Have You Been To?

37 courtesy of Viscount Central from Accy Broadway or later by car. Happy days at some bloody awful grounds.
by tybfc
Sat Apr 04, 2020 8:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Where would you sit
Replies: 58
Views: 2049

Re: Where would you sit

Table 10 for me.
by tybfc
Mon Mar 30, 2020 8:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Good morning spades
Replies: 24
Views: 1233

Good morning spades

Before I start on my busy 6th day of 84 of virtual solitary confinement I thought that I would check on you and your better half to make sure all was still going ok and you were still getting your short trips out in the countryside. I take it that you made the most of the summer before lockdown surv...
by tybfc
Sun Mar 22, 2020 3:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Statement from the Lancashire Cricket League
Replies: 15
Views: 914

Re: Statement from the Lancashire Cricket League

This was issued by Lancashire CCC earlier today: Dear Member, Firstly, I would like to thank you for your support during this incredibly difficult time. Above all, I hope you are safe and well in the face of this unprecedented situation. This fast-developing global situation affects us all; our frie...
by tybfc
Fri Mar 13, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Cheltenham 2020
Replies: 211
Views: 4466

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Cheltenham 2020

localcricketer +32.58 flixtonclaret +16.33 carnsmerry12 +4.75 tiger76 +4.58 coolbreeze799 +3.90 thedoge +3.90 claretonthecoast1882 +3.25 ossyclaret +2.00 thewellernut70 -0.10 dumspirospero -1.75 leadbelly -3.10 dushanbe -3.50 tim_noone -6.00 conyoviejo -7.75 cheshirecherry -8.00 burnleybonzo -8.25 t...
by tybfc
Fri Mar 13, 2020 1:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Cheltenham 2020
Replies: 211
Views: 4466

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Cheltenham 2020

1.30 - Solo
2.10 - Rathill
2.50 - Redford Road
3.30 - Lostintranslation
4.10 - Southfield Theatre (Nap)
4.50 - Capeland
5.30 - Thomas Macdonagh

Good luck to everybody and thanks to all of those who have taken the time to enter.
by tybfc
Thu Mar 12, 2020 6:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Cheltenham 2020
Replies: 211
Views: 4466

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Cheltenham 2020

Before I unleash today's table and people don't bother entering tomorrow I plan to do a nap league for Aintree at the start of April and then one the following week for The Masters golf so watch out for those. localcricketer +35.08 flixtonclaret +16.83 thewellernut70 +6.90 coolbreeze799 +6.57 dumspi...
by tybfc
Thu Mar 12, 2020 9:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Cheltenham 2020
Replies: 211
Views: 4466

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Cheltenham 2020

tim_noone - I will amend your score today if that's ok?

My selections are as follows:

1.30 - Mister Fisher
2.10 - Rapper (Nap)
2.50 - Frodon
3.30 - Paisley Park
4.10 - Charmont
4.50 - Dolcita
5.30 - Militarian

Good luck all.
by tybfc
Wed Mar 11, 2020 7:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Cheltenham 2020
Replies: 211
Views: 4466

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Cheltenham 2020

Roger - my fault and changed. Apologies.
by tybfc
Wed Mar 11, 2020 7:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Cheltenham 2020
Replies: 211
Views: 4466

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Cheltenham 2020

Day two league table below. Could be an error or two so please feel free to check your scores and shout if they are wrong. localcricketer +21.25 dumspirospero +12.25 flixtonclaret +11.00 conyoviejo +7.00 claretonthecoast1882 +6.25 nighty +3.32 teesclaret +3.00 ossyclaret +3.00 cheshirecherry +3.00 t...
by tybfc
Wed Mar 11, 2020 12:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Cheltenham 2020
Replies: 211
Views: 4466

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Cheltenham 2020

1.30 - The Big Getaway
2.10 - Minella Indo (Nap)
2.50 - Alfa Mix
3.30 - Defi Du Seuil
4.10 - Tiger Roll
4.50 - Langer Dan
5.30 - The Glancing Queen

Good Luck All
by tybfc
Tue Mar 10, 2020 6:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Cheltenham 2020
Replies: 211
Views: 4466

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Cheltenham 2020

First day's results below. As ever if I have made any mistakes please let me know. dumspirospero +12.25 conyoviejo +10.00 teesclaret +10.00 claretonthecoast1882 +9.25 flixtonclaret +9.00 dushanbe +6.50 ossyclaret +6.00 coolbreeze799 +6.00 cheshirecherry +6.00 quickenthetempo +6.00 localcricketer +3....
by tybfc
Tue Mar 10, 2020 8:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Cheltenham 2020
Replies: 211
Views: 4466

Re: Horse Racing Nap League - Cheltenham 2020

Asterion Forlonge
Notebook
Kildisart (Nap)
Darver Star
Benie Des Dieux
Imperial Aura
Springfield Fox

Good luck all and thanks for entering.
by tybfc
Sun Mar 08, 2020 7:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Horse Racing Nap League - Cheltenham 2020
Replies: 211
Views: 4466

Horse Racing Nap League - Cheltenham 2020

The Cheltenham Festival starts on Tuesday and I will run a nap league for each of the 24 races that fill the meeting concluding on Friday afternoon. Each entrant will start at a virtual +/£0 and for every winner will gain the value of the SP. For each loser you lose -£1. Each day you should choose o...
by tybfc
Mon Feb 24, 2020 7:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cheltenham Festival
Replies: 16
Views: 1795

Re: Cheltenham Festival

I will be running a nap league for Cheltenham which was very popular last year over the four days.

Looking forward to it.
by tybfc
Thu Feb 20, 2020 1:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Any news about Socrates and Tony from Accrington?
Replies: 30
Views: 2573

Re: Any news about Socrates and Tony from Accrington?

Thanks for the interest guys and socrates you should be a cat ! I thought that I had been to hell and back but nothing in comparison. I am feeling much better in myself although the docs continue to want to be in charge. Tonight is scan time and Saturday at 14:30 is a camera down the throat. Yes ano...
by tybfc
Sat Jan 25, 2020 7:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO cricketfieldclarets
Replies: 57
Views: 2087

Re: FAO cricketfieldclarets

Burnley1989 wrote:
Sat Jan 25, 2020 7:27 pm
Good to see you back Tony..... let’s have it right though, you’re as partial to a moan as anyone ;)
I don't moan now.
by tybfc
Sat Jan 25, 2020 7:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO cricketfieldclarets
Replies: 57
Views: 2087

Re: FAO cricketfieldclarets

Still not a long way out of the woods CT but at least I'm out of that awful place.
by tybfc
Sat Jan 25, 2020 7:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO cricketfieldclarets
Replies: 57
Views: 2087

FAO cricketfieldclarets

It is around four months since I last viewed or managed to post on here.

I have just logged on and the very first thread I see is how badly our Club is run etc etc started by cricketfieldclarets.

Nice to see that some things don't change.
by tybfc
Sun Oct 06, 2019 10:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: DIPLOMATIC IMMUNITY
Replies: 26
Views: 2295

Re: DIPLOMATIC IMMUNITY

What the hell is going on in this world ?.The wife of a US diplomat,under investigation for allegedly killing a young lad on his motorbike after , allegedly , driving for hundreds of yards on the wrong side of the road is allowed to skip the country and go back to the US after promising the police ...
by tybfc
Sun Oct 06, 2019 7:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bunk beds to give away
Replies: 4
Views: 1020

Re: Bunk beds to give away

snapcrackleandpop wrote:Can I have them please, I can collect them on Tuesday if that’s ok
Yes they are yours. Do you want to email me at- tyclaret@hotmail.co.uk and I will contact you away from here.
by tybfc
Sun Oct 06, 2019 7:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bunk beds to give away
Replies: 4
Views: 1020

Re: Bunk beds to give away

snapcrackleandpop wrote:Hi Tybfc do you still have the bunk beds
Yes - Just been dismantled.
by tybfc
Sun Oct 06, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: We're all going on a European Tour
Replies: 56
Views: 4732

We're all going on a European Tour

Would you take another one at the end of this season?