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by ElectroClaret
Fri Sep 11, 2020 7:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Watford v Boro
Replies: 16
Views: 1777

Re: Watford v Boro

Watford 1 up.
by ElectroClaret
Fri Sep 11, 2020 7:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Watford v Boro
Replies: 16
Views: 1777

Watford v Boro

Hooray! We're off again.
Don't hold out too much hope this one'll be a classic though.
Colin's 33rd season as a manager.
by ElectroClaret
Fri Sep 11, 2020 2:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Favourite Tea / Coffee / Soft Drink?
Replies: 35
Views: 698

Re: Favourite Tea / Coffee / Soft Drink?

Nescafe 3-in-1 sachets.
Taste really good and saves a lot of poncing about.

Having one now, actually. V. nice.
by ElectroClaret
Wed Sep 09, 2020 2:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How does SD work with no budget ???
Replies: 15
Views: 802

Re: How does SD work with no budget ???

Very successfully.
by ElectroClaret
Tue Sep 08, 2020 4:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Manchester United kit
Replies: 36
Views: 1692

Re: Manchester United kit

:lol: :lol:
Ghastly.
Apart from that, words fail me....
by ElectroClaret
Sat Sep 05, 2020 11:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Song endings...
Replies: 42
Views: 1194

Re: Song endings...

Suffragette City.
David.
by ElectroClaret
Sat Sep 05, 2020 11:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who do you fancy in the EFL Cup 2nd round
Replies: 40
Views: 2620

Re: Who do you fancy in the EFL Cup 2nd round

Rovers away.
One last time on Deadwood before there's a Lidl on the pitch. :mrgreen:
by ElectroClaret
Sat Sep 05, 2020 10:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Extinction Rebellion
Replies: 136
Views: 3338

Extinction Rebellion

ER early today delayed the distribution of several newspaper titles, including the Sun, Telegraph and Daily Mail by blockading the entrances to three printing plants.

Legitimate tactic, or suppression of free speech?
by ElectroClaret
Fri Sep 04, 2020 3:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your favourite football
Replies: 17
Views: 568

Re: Your favourite football

Gotta be the famous 1970 World Cup ball with the black and white hexagonal panels.
Iconic ball.

If the frido ball popped, you could sometimes mend it with a fag end. :D
by ElectroClaret
Wed Sep 02, 2020 2:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Albert Cheesebrough passes away
Replies: 28
Views: 1594

Re: Albert Cheesebrough passes away

Bob Lord mentioned in his book that officials from Man United approached him shortly after the Munich disaster enquiring about the possibility of taking Albert to Old Trafford. He replied that, sadly, he could not hold out much hope of such a valuable player being allowed to leave Turf Moor. Never s...
by ElectroClaret
Sun Aug 30, 2020 4:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: August and the heating has gone on
Replies: 104
Views: 2993

Re: August and the heating has gone on

Central heating? Bwahahahahaha! :mrgreen:
Nowhere near cold enough for that.
by ElectroClaret
Sat Aug 29, 2020 6:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arsenal vs Liverpool
Replies: 15
Views: 949

Re: Arsenal vs Liverpool

VAR check, handball?

Goal stands.
by ElectroClaret
Sat Aug 29, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Preston victory takes Burnley second
Replies: 21
Views: 943

Re: ARTICLE: Preston victory takes Burnley second

I remember the PNE game probably because of that Dave Thomas goal. Christ, how much would he be worth now? Though its always difficult to compare the times.

Didn't go to to the Hull game, but I remember they used to have their own station at Boothferry Park, didn't they?
Very handy.
by ElectroClaret
Fri Aug 28, 2020 3:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Peter Green
Replies: 23
Views: 2487

Re: Peter Green

Just a heads up to say that the documentary Peter Green : Man of the World is on BBC4 at 9.30 tonight.
Been on before, but well worth watching.
by ElectroClaret
Fri Aug 28, 2020 2:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: santander
Replies: 13
Views: 1198

Re: santander

They often do maintenance on the servers, but usually put up a warning that they're doing this when you log on.
Don't know if that may have been the problem.
Always been a good service for me (touch wood).

Try dealing with the gurning simpletons at TalkTalk if you want to experience bad service... :|
by ElectroClaret
Thu Aug 27, 2020 2:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: adeola friday
Replies: 24039
Views: 1073071

Re: adeola friday

Gunner.
by ElectroClaret
Thu Aug 27, 2020 2:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche interview
Replies: 17
Views: 2906

Re: Dyche interview

jojomk1 wrote:
Thu Aug 27, 2020 12:52 pm

The next Burnley manager, at 6/4 , is Eddie Howe
Wild horses wouldn't drag his wife up here again, if what we heard at the time was true.
by ElectroClaret
Thu Aug 27, 2020 1:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Man U
Replies: 5
Views: 925

Re: Man U

And now Paul Pogba tests positive for Covid-19.
(Sky/Talksport)
by ElectroClaret
Thu Aug 27, 2020 11:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Chelsea 1967
Replies: 23
Views: 1015

Re: Burnley v Chelsea 1967

I used to go in the paddock in front of the old Brunshaw road stand.
Pushed down to the front wall, great view. :mrgreen:
by ElectroClaret
Thu Aug 27, 2020 11:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rolls Royce
Replies: 120
Views: 6028

Re: Rolls Royce

Cirrus_Minor wrote:
Thu Aug 27, 2020 10:40 am
... including famously the RB211 engine...
Cirrus... Is it true the "RB" stood for Rolls Barnoldswick?
That's always been the understanding, I think.
by ElectroClaret
Wed Aug 26, 2020 11:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Villa have no answer as Burnley turn on the style
Replies: 20
Views: 1054

Re: ARTICLE: Villa have no answer as Burnley turn on the style

Didn't we win at Villa Park 3-0 that season? I went to that game, but not sure if it wasn't either the season before or after.
Keith Newton scored a free kick, Taffy ran them ragged

Some great goals in that home game, by the way.
by ElectroClaret
Mon Aug 24, 2020 6:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: adeola friday
Replies: 24039
Views: 1073071

Re: adeola friday

Conqueror.
by ElectroClaret
Sun Aug 23, 2020 8:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Champions League Final Thread
Replies: 73
Views: 2036

Re: Champions League Final Thread

Livened up at the end. Would have been a v. soft peno for me.
by ElectroClaret
Sat Aug 22, 2020 1:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Inter v Sevilla
Replies: 40
Views: 992

Re: Inter v Sevilla

Ashingtonclaret46 wrote:
Fri Aug 21, 2020 10:10 pm
Another game littered with players feigning injury and trying to con the officials....
Why do they do it? Get on with the game and stop play acting!
Spot on. Wasn't a bad game, but the faking fouls stuff
was ridiculous.
by ElectroClaret
Thu Aug 20, 2020 11:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Putin said Russia has become the first country to grant regulatory approval to a Covid-19 vaccine
Replies: 61
Views: 2261

Re: Putin said Russia has become the first country to grant regulatory approval to a Covid-19 vaccine

Alexey Navalny, main Russian opposition leader and outspoken critic of the Kremlin, hospitalised with suspected poisoning. Something mixed in his tea at an airport, apparently.
(BBC/CNN)

Looks like old Vlad's at it again....
by ElectroClaret
Thu Aug 20, 2020 12:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Keane linked to Barca do we have a sell on clause
Replies: 31
Views: 3456

Re: Keane linked to Barca do we have a sell on clause

Steve-Harpers-perm wrote:
Thu Aug 20, 2020 12:50 am
‘and I can assure you’ what?!
Don't you know, Steve?

KRBFC's well in the know with Barca.
Heaven knows how he finds the time to impart his pearls of wisdom on here.. :D
by ElectroClaret
Thu Aug 20, 2020 12:40 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Keane linked to Barca do we have a sell on clause
Replies: 31
Views: 3456

Re: Keane linked to Barca do we have a sell on clause

... it says a lot about Sean Dyche and his hard work in improving players , that first Trippier, and now Keane, are going to be playing in La Liga at the top clubs, and competing in the CL regularly, after we picked both up for peanuts and turned them into highly rated big money signings. Well said...
by ElectroClaret
Thu Aug 20, 2020 12:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: $197.8 billion
Replies: 29
Views: 1806

Re: $197.8 billion

Spiral....do you realise you've just backed up (admittedly in a roundabout way) what I typed?

Yes, the share price would decrease if better and more agreeable lavatorial practices were adopted.
Which is why they ain't gonna be anytime soon.

Which will keep his comparative worth up.

QED
by ElectroClaret
Wed Aug 19, 2020 11:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: $197.8 billion
Replies: 29
Views: 1806

Re: $197.8 billion

Inchy wrote:
Wed Aug 19, 2020 4:49 pm




And still timing sh*t breaks at his warehouses
That's why he's worth $197.8 billion.

Sh1t breaks aren't worth sh1t.
by ElectroClaret
Wed Aug 19, 2020 11:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Amazing who turned up at the old reserve games
Replies: 14
Views: 1339

Re: Amazing who turned up at the old reserve games

I still have a pile of those single sheet programmes from the reserve games somewhere. (Central League, it was called then, if i remember right.). :P

I used to stand on the old paddock in those days, the forerunner of the Bob Lord, sometimes upstairs, the old Brunshaw Road stand.
by ElectroClaret
Wed Aug 19, 2020 11:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Best ever indivual performance by a Burnley player ?
Replies: 112
Views: 3631

Re: Best ever indivual performance by a Burnley player ?

There are some great ones on here One of the best I saw was Martin Dobson away to Villa, in the early to mid seventies. It was a very cold frosty day and we won 3-0. He was sensational I was at that one (if its the same game) The late Keith Newton scored a free kick, but another performance that st...
by ElectroClaret
Wed Aug 19, 2020 10:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Daily Mail...
Replies: 98
Views: 4681

Re: Daily Mail...

What’s wrong with trying anything to make a better life for you family? Genuine question Absolutely nothing. That's why there's a legitimate process/procedure for people who apply through legal means. However, the people who are illegally coming over in these boats are unfairly subverting that proc...
by ElectroClaret
Wed Aug 19, 2020 10:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Amazing who turned up at the old reserve games
Replies: 14
Views: 1339

Re: Amazing who turned up at the old reserve games

Anyone mentioned the Bristol Rovers goal yet? :mrgreen:
Brilliant player.
by ElectroClaret
Wed Aug 19, 2020 10:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: adeola friday
Replies: 24039
Views: 1073071

Re: adeola friday

Whispering Bob...
by ElectroClaret
Wed Aug 19, 2020 11:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rhodes - Greece
Replies: 30
Views: 2695

Re: Rhodes - Greece

Avoid Faliraki like the plague (as said above) just a mass of brawling bellends.
(Unless its changed, quite a few years since I went)
Lindos is nice.

Greek salads are brilliant. As is most of the Greek beer.

Enjoy.
by ElectroClaret
Mon Aug 17, 2020 7:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Best ever indivual performance by a Burnley player ?
Replies: 112
Views: 3631

Re: Best ever indivual performance by a Burnley player ?

huw.Y.WattfromWare wrote:
Mon Aug 17, 2020 7:51 pm
Harry Thomson at Napoli
Can't really think of owt to top that, off the top of my head.
by ElectroClaret
Mon Aug 17, 2020 4:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Stan Ternent – June 1998 to May 2004
Replies: 19
Views: 1089

Re: ARTICLE: Stan Ternent – June 1998 to May 2004

Two main memories of Stan stick out for me, that day at Scunny, as mentioned and when he was leaving and walked along the pitch in tears, crying into a Clarets scarf really brought a lump to the throat. He's had a dreadful last couple of years on the personal front, so all the best to you Stan. A tr...
by ElectroClaret
Mon Aug 17, 2020 4:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: adeola friday
Replies: 24039
Views: 1073071

Re: adeola friday

Drat.
by ElectroClaret
Mon Aug 17, 2020 7:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sevilla v Utd
Replies: 51
Views: 2165

Re: Sevilla v Utd

Eighty mil for Maguire is high comedy.
by ElectroClaret
Sun Aug 16, 2020 2:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Oooh David Eyres
Replies: 37
Views: 2099

Re: Oooh David Eyres

Had a real talent for running at defences, often cutting inside to lay the ball off, or have a shot himself.

A very good player for the level we were at then.
by ElectroClaret
Sun Aug 16, 2020 12:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sheffield Wednesday - 12 point deduction
Replies: 39
Views: 3075

Re: Sheffield Wednesday - 12 point deduction

So does this mean Charlton have some kind of case here, or is it all too late for them?
by ElectroClaret
Sun Aug 16, 2020 12:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: adeola friday
Replies: 24039
Views: 1073071

Re: adeola friday

Praetorian.
by ElectroClaret
Sun Aug 16, 2020 12:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: City v Lyon
Replies: 107
Views: 2962

Re: City v Lyon

Steve1956 wrote:
Sat Aug 15, 2020 10:23 pm
Is it just me or does anyone else think Ederson is very very overrated?
He's a good keeper, but he's nowt special.
Rather have our Nick....
by ElectroClaret
Fri Aug 14, 2020 2:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 55 redundancies at Arsenal
Replies: 57
Views: 2780

Re: 55 redundancies at Arsenal

Gunners now grabbed Willian from Chelsea.
The 32 year old signed a three year contract worth from £180,000 to £220,000 per week depending on who you believe. Chelsea would only offer a two year deal.
(Sun/Mail/Guardian)

Money to burn it seems apart from paying backroom staff.....should go down well.
by ElectroClaret
Thu Aug 13, 2020 3:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Seat Swaps
Replies: 71
Views: 2126

Re: Seat Swaps

Try next season ....
by ElectroClaret
Thu Aug 13, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: adeola friday
Replies: 24039
Views: 1073071

Re: adeola friday

Company.
by ElectroClaret
Thu Aug 13, 2020 3:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: PL: Goal of the Season
Replies: 14
Views: 819

Re: PL: Goal of the Season

Should have been despatched to Row K long before he got near goal. :evil:
by ElectroClaret
Wed Aug 12, 2020 4:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VJ DAY
Replies: 41
Views: 1587

Re: VJ DAY

One of my late father's friends was a POW under the Japanese. Was lucky to come out alive, but his health was awful from then on.

We must remember.