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by RalphCoatesComb
Wed Jun 09, 2021 9:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: There is still some honest people about
Replies: 20
Views: 1654

Re: There is still some honest people about

Many moons ago, (early 60's) my Dad found a 10-bob note in the street. He made a special journey to hand it in at the Police Station. It wasn't claimed and a few months later, a Bobby on a bike turned up at our house with said 10-bob. My Dad put it into the collection box at Church on Sunday. He cou...
by RalphCoatesComb
Tue Jun 08, 2021 12:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Which shops would you like to see in Burnley?
Replies: 71
Views: 1987

Which shops would you like to see in Burnley?

IF the Council gave everyone a 12 months trial of NO Rates, which shops would you like to see open?

For starters (and lunchtimes), I'd like an Haffners Pie Shop

What would you like to see?
by RalphCoatesComb
Sun Jun 06, 2021 8:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche to sign new contract !
Replies: 300
Views: 24914

Re: Dyche to sign new contract !

Excellent news, if true. Exciting times indeed !
by RalphCoatesComb
Fri Jun 04, 2021 9:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Spot's Turf
Replies: 14
Views: 324

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Spot's Turf

Buxtonclaret wrote:
Wed Jun 02, 2021 11:38 pm
Spots paw would stand prominent with never a shiver.
Spot, SHIVER?

"NEV-ER !" As Ole Winnie used to say ;)
by RalphCoatesComb
Thu Jun 03, 2021 9:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: £30m for Chris Wood ?
Replies: 65
Views: 5019

Re: £30m for Chris Wood ?

warksclaret wrote:
Thu Jun 03, 2021 8:01 am
OK-keep your hair on
I'd re-mortgage the house for the chance to see those wispy locks flowing down the wing :)
by RalphCoatesComb
Thu Jun 03, 2021 7:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: £30m for Chris Wood ?
Replies: 65
Views: 5019

Re: £30m for Chris Wood ?

And to think, we only got £190,000 for Ralph Coates :o
by RalphCoatesComb
Wed Jun 02, 2021 9:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Spot's Turf
Replies: 14
Views: 324

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Spot's Turf

Buxtonclaret wrote:
Tue Jun 01, 2021 9:09 pm
Cheers, Ralphy.
Look good in acrylic that will.
I'd go for a nice, tasteful frame :)
by RalphCoatesComb
Wed Jun 02, 2021 9:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Artist you love but really shouldn't
Replies: 32
Views: 1699

Re: Artist you love but really shouldn't

Hieronymus Bosch

Image
by RalphCoatesComb
Tue Jun 01, 2021 8:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Spot's Turf
Replies: 14
Views: 324

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Spot's Turf

Buxtonclaret wrote:
Tue Jun 01, 2021 8:44 pm
Top tier..
2nd Block.
Seat 74

Easy. ;)
:lol: :lol: :lol:
by RalphCoatesComb
Tue Jun 01, 2021 8:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Spot's Turf
Replies: 14
Views: 324

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Spot's Turf

Buxtonclaret wrote:
Tue Jun 01, 2021 8:02 pm
I'll have one, please? 8-)
But, where is the ball ?
by RalphCoatesComb
Tue Jun 01, 2021 11:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Spot's Turf
Replies: 14
Views: 324

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Spot's Turf

Second tranche of jpgs dispatched
by RalphCoatesComb
Mon May 31, 2021 9:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who are the STARS?
Replies: 5
Views: 1030

Who are the STARS?

You may have seen the thread for Spot the Ball folk with a Panorama of The Jimmy Mac Upper. One eagle-eyed reader spotted (No pun intended) a star on the back of two seats in the "L" zone. Whose seats are they. Anyone know why they're there? https://i.imgur.com/dMdyKgp.png https://i.imgur.com/Mg0oHh...
by RalphCoatesComb
Mon May 31, 2021 8:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Spot's Turf
Replies: 14
Views: 324

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Spot's Turf

First jpgs dispatched
by RalphCoatesComb
Sun May 30, 2021 3:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Spot's Turf
Replies: 14
Views: 324

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Spot's Turf

jdrobbo wrote:
Sun May 30, 2021 9:05 am
I think Spot might be sat in my seat :-)

Thanks for all your hard work Ralph and Spot: an excellent feature of our forum. Have a good summer and Spot, no chasing sheep or cows.
He has been known to chase that sassy Poodle from down the road but isn't allowed anywhere near sheep, or cows. :)
by RalphCoatesComb
Sun May 30, 2021 8:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Spot's Turf
Replies: 14
Views: 324

***SPOT THE BALL*** Spot's Turf

Some time ago, seems like three lockdowns ago :lol: we offered a prize to winners of S-T-B Well this is it. (The original is a lot better quality) It is available to ALL S-T-B players, completely FREE... well the jpg image is. You'd have to print it off yourself. Simply e-mail me at ralphcoatescomb ...
by RalphCoatesComb
Fri May 28, 2021 8:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Brady leaves the Clarets
Replies: 60
Views: 3455

Re: ARTICLE: Brady leaves the Clarets

All the best Robbie.

You can still make it in the Premier League.
by RalphCoatesComb
Mon May 24, 2021 8:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in
Replies: 59
Views: 666

Re: SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in

Thank you everyone. Let's hope our guy with the Box Brownie can get his act together for next season's competition
by RalphCoatesComb
Sun May 23, 2021 10:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in
Replies: 59
Views: 666

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Last Game of the Season this Sunday

JohnMac wrote:
Sun May 23, 2021 10:16 pm
Sorry for the delay :oops:

Thanks RCC and Spot.


Well done everyone!
And well done to you and giveusaB :)
by RalphCoatesComb
Sun May 23, 2021 10:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in
Replies: 59
Views: 666

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Last Game of the Season this Sunday

OMG

1-1

Image

Image

The Trophy will be shared this year
by RalphCoatesComb
Sun May 23, 2021 9:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in
Replies: 59
Views: 666

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Last Game of the Season this Sunday

JohnMac wrote:
Sun May 23, 2021 7:06 pm
[Can JohnMac and GiveusaB please say whether they are available this evening? If not, when??
Just got in from an afternoon session
[/quote]

Must have been a good un ;)
by RalphCoatesComb
Sun May 23, 2021 9:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your Highlight of the Season
Replies: 47
Views: 1278

Re: Your Highlight of the Season

The strangest of seasons. Whilst there have been some highlights, it is one to forget and move on.
by RalphCoatesComb
Sun May 23, 2021 8:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in
Replies: 59
Views: 666

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Last Game of the Season this Sunday

claretblue wrote:
Sun May 23, 2021 8:12 pm
John's gone the library to view the negative! :D
That's what I love about digital images, you can't ruin the negatives ! :lol:
by RalphCoatesComb
Sun May 23, 2021 8:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in
Replies: 59
Views: 666

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Last Game of the Season this Sunday

RalphCoatesComb wrote:
Sun May 23, 2021 7:43 pm
Waiting for John
Looks like we may be waiting a while ;)
by RalphCoatesComb
Sun May 23, 2021 7:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in
Replies: 59
Views: 666

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Last Game of the Season this Sunday

giveusaB wrote:
Sun May 23, 2021 7:40 pm
C4
Thank you

Waiting for John
by RalphCoatesComb
Sun May 23, 2021 7:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in
Replies: 59
Views: 666

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Last Game of the Season this Sunday

Seems cruel that the Michael Duff Trophy should be decided on ONE Image, but better that than the toss of a coin

Here goes...

Image

Image
by RalphCoatesComb
Sun May 23, 2021 7:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in
Replies: 59
Views: 666

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Last Game of the Season this Sunday

JohnMac wrote:
Sun May 23, 2021 7:06 pm
[Can JohnMac and GiveusaB please say whether they are available this evening? If not, when??
Just got in from an afternoon session, first for 15 months.

Available now mate :D
[/quote]

Thanks John

Be back in 15 with some added time images
by RalphCoatesComb
Sun May 23, 2021 6:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in
Replies: 59
Views: 666

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Last Game of the Season this Sunday

Well done Wilks. No one is more surprised than you ;)

To everyone... Enjoy your summer and easing out of these troubled times.

Stay Safe out there :)
by RalphCoatesComb
Sun May 23, 2021 6:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sheffield United v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 60
Views: 2610

Re: Sheffield United v Burnley - Player Ratings

Norris 5
Lowton 5
Tarkowski 7 (MOM)
Dunne 5
Taylor 6
Gudmundsson 5
Westwood 6
Cork 5
McNeil 5
Brownhill 5
Wood 5
Vydra 6
Rodriguez 5

Two poor teams producing a poor game. Roll on August
by RalphCoatesComb
Sun May 23, 2021 6:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in
Replies: 59
Views: 666

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Last Game of the Season this Sunday

Bin Ont Turf wrote:
Sun May 23, 2021 6:10 pm
Would Spot just check that BOT didn't get 8 please? :)
These were your selections as received

E5 - 1

F6 - 1

F10 - 2

E6 - 2

E10 - 1

Total 7

VAR has completed its check.

Congratulations on taking the Europa League
by RalphCoatesComb
Sun May 23, 2021 6:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in
Replies: 59
Views: 666

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Last Game of the Season this Sunday

Cup Presentations Congratulations to all our Winners Thank you to all who took part and continued with us Ray Pointer - Old Claret101 https://i.imgur.com/SwjAfB1.jpg Willie Irvine - Sproggy https://i.imgur.com/M9buy8y.jpg Champions League - Wilks https://i.imgur.com/SfZPxsr.jpg Europa League - Bin ...
by RalphCoatesComb
Sun May 23, 2021 6:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in
Replies: 59
Views: 666

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Last Game of the Season this Sunday

Europa League

A draw takes the Cup for Bin Ont Turf

Image
by RalphCoatesComb
Sun May 23, 2021 6:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in
Replies: 59
Views: 666

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Last Game of the Season this Sunday

giveusaB wrote:
Sun May 23, 2021 6:00 pm
I’m in
Thanks for that
by RalphCoatesComb
Sun May 23, 2021 6:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in
Replies: 59
Views: 666

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Last Game of the Season this Sunday

Champions League

Wilks overcomes a goal deficit to take the Cup

Image
by RalphCoatesComb
Sun May 23, 2021 5:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in
Replies: 59
Views: 666

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Last Game of the Season this Sunday

Results

Starting with the Michael Duff

Image

We'd like to run the Added time as soon as possible.

Can JohnMac and GiveusaB please say whether they are available this evening? If not, when??
by RalphCoatesComb
Sun May 23, 2021 5:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in
Replies: 59
Views: 666

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Last Game of the Season this Sunday

Kevin Friend has blown the last whistle of the season These are the IMages Image 1 https://i.imgur.com/GDtnvUN.jpg https://i.imgur.com/bGisVvE.jpg Image 2 https://i.imgur.com/RN5u6JH.jpg https://i.imgur.com/OncZ9vN.jpg Image 3 https://i.imgur.com/omsLhUc.jpg https://i.imgur.com/zU3lPyb.jpg Image 4 ...
by RalphCoatesComb
Sun May 23, 2021 4:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in
Replies: 59
Views: 666

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Last Game of the Season this Sunday

Once the results are in, we will have a Cup Presentation to the WINNERS

Just one hour to go.
by RalphCoatesComb
Sun May 23, 2021 2:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Kits 21/22
Replies: 81
Views: 6370

Re: New Kits 21/22

bobinho wrote:
Sat May 22, 2021 5:14 pm
Will we ever go sponsorless again? Suppose there's too much money in it to consider that these days...
Me and Spot will put in a bid

Image
by RalphCoatesComb
Sun May 23, 2021 1:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in
Replies: 59
Views: 666

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Last Game of the Season this Sunday

In the event of a Draw, or a Tie in the Michael Duff, there will be a sudden play-off game.

Hopefully, we won't need it but you have to plan ahead ;)
by RalphCoatesComb
Sun May 23, 2021 10:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tesco Fruit Medley In Juice, 410g.
Replies: 50
Views: 324

Re: Tesco Fruit Medley In Juice, 410g.

Peach 15
Pear 15
Apricot 15
Pineapple 16

Total 61 fruit

200ml jus

Thank you Admiral

UTC
by RalphCoatesComb
Sun May 23, 2021 9:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in
Replies: 59
Views: 666

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Last Game of the Season this Sunday

evensteadiereddie wrote:
Sun May 23, 2021 7:35 am

Thanks Ralph, thanks Spot for all your time and effort - this is one of the board's best features.
No, THANK YOU. May not be the best, but it certainly doesn't breach the political, religious, race and Covid protocols ;)

And people are nice to each other :)
by RalphCoatesComb
Sat May 22, 2021 9:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in
Replies: 59
Views: 666

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Last Game of the Season this Sunday

All finalists have submitted their selections but Spot has insisted that I cannot access them until half-time v Sheffield United. BIG questions are Can Sproggy take two Cups? Can Wilks come back from a goal deficit? Will icu81b4 overcome being 3 goals down? Who will take the Michael Duff Trophy... v...
by RalphCoatesComb
Fri May 21, 2021 9:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche to Wolves
Replies: 33
Views: 3888

Re: Dyche to Wolves

Wolves? Really?

There are some talented players but, in general, they are a band of misfits.

SD can do better than Wolves... staying at t'Turf is better than Wolves
by RalphCoatesComb
Fri May 21, 2021 6:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in
Replies: 59
Views: 666

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Last Game of the Season this Sunday

Firthy wrote:
Fri May 21, 2021 3:05 pm
Already looking forward to the next one.
Need to get some new images :)
by RalphCoatesComb
Fri May 21, 2021 9:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in
Replies: 59
Views: 666

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Last Game of the Season this Sunday

Selections must be submitted by the final whistle v Sheffield United, As B-O-T has said, still lots to play for.
by RalphCoatesComb
Thu May 20, 2021 1:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in
Replies: 59
Views: 666

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Last Game of the Season this Sunday

MrTopTier wrote:
Thu May 20, 2021 11:23 am

Put your feet up and get the box brownie charged up and ready for next season.

All the best to you and Spot from me and Griff.
Spot has been on the wind-down for weeks now.

Thank you all who have stuck with us. It's been a long season 8-)
by RalphCoatesComb
Thu May 20, 2021 9:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in
Replies: 59
Views: 666

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Last Game of the Season this Sunday

Dodgy Dave from Lower Darwen has updated his book

Sproggy 2/11

Wilks 4/7

Bin Ont Turf 2/15

icu81b4 5/4
by RalphCoatesComb
Thu May 20, 2021 9:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in
Replies: 59
Views: 666

SPOT THE BALL Last Game of the Season - All results now in

These are the results from the 1st Leg of the Campions League and Europa League matches https://i.imgur.com/uHYNgQu.png https://i.imgur.com/bis1EYF.png And, the current standings in the Michael Duff Trophy https://i.imgur.com/DBc9fCL.png Sunday sees the culmination of this season's matches. Here ar...
by RalphCoatesComb
Wed May 19, 2021 11:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Champions League & Europa League Finals 1st Leg Results
Replies: 36
Views: 501

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Champions League & Europa League Finals Plus Michael Duff Trophy

wilks_bfc wrote:
Wed May 19, 2021 11:07 pm

Do away goals count double? :D
Errrr, depends who's paying ;)