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by arise_sir_charge
Tue Jan 26, 2021 6:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome
Replies: 1468
Views: 116191

Re: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome

boatshed bill wrote:
Tue Jan 26, 2021 6:05 pm
I suppose the first question has to be "is there any money available"?
Evidently there is.
by arise_sir_charge
Tue Jan 26, 2021 2:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome
Replies: 1468
Views: 116191

Re: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome

Why this antipathy towards Jimmy Dunne Get him signing a new contract loan him to PNE then see where he gets to. I think hes got potential and weve given too many potential younger players away in the past and as I stated before I wouldn't touch King How many of those we have given away do we wish ...
by arise_sir_charge
Tue Jan 26, 2021 12:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome
Replies: 1468
Views: 116191

Re: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome

I love the reactions on here when we have an offer rejected for someone. An offer is an offer, nothing else, it is either rejected or it is accepted. I don't see why people get so uptight about it.
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Jan 24, 2021 6:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dale Stephens
Replies: 56
Views: 3874

Re: Dale Stephens

He was my MOM, him and Cork completely controlled the game.
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Jan 24, 2021 12:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What's your nicest part of Burnley and surrounding areas?
Replies: 39
Views: 2049

Re: What's your nicest part of Burnley and surrounding areas?

All the parks in Burnley are great.

I live next to Scott Park and it’s brilliantly kept by the council and the volunteers that raise money for things to go in it.
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Jan 24, 2021 10:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lowerhouse CC robbery
Replies: 88
Views: 3450

Re: Lowerhouse CC robbery

I point out that the title is incorrect and then get personal abuse from the usual “bullies” and I’m in the wrong? “Burglary at Lowerhouse CC” that’s all it needed. See, this is the thing, you must have absolutely zero self awareness. It didn’t need pointing out, it was irrelevant to the purpose of...
by arise_sir_charge
Sat Jan 23, 2021 11:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lowerhouse CC robbery
Replies: 88
Views: 3450

Re: Lowerhouse CC robbery

This thread is truly pathetic and in many ways shows what this board has become. Ringo nails it; who gives a flying *+%# what the crime was, it’s a crime and a local volunteer run community asset has been the victim of it. Amidst a pandemic that had seen it closed for all but 3 months it’s a pretty ...
by arise_sir_charge
Sat Jan 23, 2021 7:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lowerhouse CC robbery
Replies: 88
Views: 3450

Re: Lowerhouse CC robbery

To be fair to the police there is a much wider range of crime these days and giving a young scamp a whack to keep them in line is long gone. Not as straight forward as them not being bothered which is often the insinuation.
by arise_sir_charge
Sat Jan 23, 2021 5:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lowerhouse CC robbery
Replies: 88
Views: 3450

Re: Lowerhouse CC robbery

ive defended hundred of burglary jobs over the years. Very hard to prove unless they are linked forensically. Even if they are caught with the goods red handed the Crown can only prove handling stolen goods. The police will have an idea who is carrying out these crimes but knowing and proving are 2...
by arise_sir_charge
Sat Jan 23, 2021 11:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lowerhouse CC robbery
Replies: 88
Views: 3450

Re: Lowerhouse CC robbery

MT03ALG wrote:
Sat Jan 23, 2021 11:43 am
The scumbags will break into anywhere and steal anything. We have the same problem at Colne C.C. but have updated/modernised our security
They will, let’s hope the stuff is too hot to handle now as the social media coverage has gone far and wide.
by arise_sir_charge
Sat Jan 23, 2021 11:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lowerhouse CC robbery
Replies: 88
Views: 3450

Re: Lowerhouse CC robbery

Burnley Ace wrote:
Sat Jan 23, 2021 11:03 am
Burglary not robbery.
Thank you Suzie Dent. Let’s hope the real police are as on the ball as the pedant police.
by arise_sir_charge
Fri Jan 22, 2021 10:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dean Smith
Replies: 24
Views: 1804

Re: Dean Smith

Rodri chases down the keeper who at 0-0 would have stood there and wasted time had he not. Why should be then be further disadvantaged? Keeper plays a poor kick, City win header, Mings can head it back but tries to play, isn’t hood enough and loses out. Nothing wrong with the rule in that scenario. ...
by arise_sir_charge
Fri Jan 22, 2021 6:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome
Replies: 1468
Views: 116191

Re: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome

Yes, how can Maddison costing over £22 million be considered a great find? Well, if we break it down, Leicester identified him, put up the money to buy him and could probably get a minimum of 3 times what they paid for him if they chose to sell him. I’d suggest that all adds up to him being a great...
by arise_sir_charge
Fri Jan 22, 2021 1:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dean Smith
Replies: 24
Views: 1804

Re: Dean Smith

How can Dean Smith receive a fine for questioning the officials on what was a very contentious decision (ok technically a right one but I don't think many knew that was the rule)? If what he said was what he said is true It was hardly insulting. Klopps gets away with far worse every game, waving hi...
by arise_sir_charge
Fri Jan 22, 2021 8:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Alan Pace tweet
Replies: 92
Views: 7819

Re: Alan Pace tweet

Whilst I didn’t agree with Chester’s points, I’m not sure his view deserves belittling criticism or calls of negativity. By all means, disagree and have an opinion to debate - just don’t turn it into more goading and name calling. This board will be far better for it. It’s painful though. Picking h...
by arise_sir_charge
Fri Jan 22, 2021 7:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Alan Pace tweet
Replies: 92
Views: 7819

Re: Alan Pace tweet

Just another reason for our resident flat earthers to have a pop at the new man.
by arise_sir_charge
Thu Jan 21, 2021 11:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nick Pope
Replies: 15
Views: 949

Re: Nick Pope

As good of a keeper any in the world.
by arise_sir_charge
Thu Jan 21, 2021 6:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome
Replies: 1468
Views: 116191

Re: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome

From what I have seen of Knight ( around 3-4 games) he looks a young promising player and would be a good addition to the group. Howey he would struggle to make our bench for the rest of this season , imho of course. Bearing in mind some of the benches we’ve put out (2 keepers etc), our regular inj...
by arise_sir_charge
Thu Jan 21, 2021 8:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stair Lift
Replies: 57
Views: 1291

Re: Stair Lift

Very sad news Al, wishing you all the best.

Having been through the processes multiple times over the years I can’t speak highly enough of Alderson & Horan, they are excellent.
by arise_sir_charge
Wed Jan 20, 2021 7:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome
Replies: 1468
Views: 116191

Re: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome

Linked with the same boring British old cheaper players like Deeney and Carroll nothing exciting or slightly expensive we are still scrapping the bottom of the barrel and rustling down the back of the sofa for transfer fees We’ve not publicly been linked with Deeney and Carrol, it was just a bookie...
by arise_sir_charge
Tue Jan 19, 2021 11:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome
Replies: 1468
Views: 116191

Re: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome

I’ve got no idea. I am assuming his contacts at the club have probably said no transfers are close because they don’t know if funds are available. For how often Nixon knows something he equally plays fans and this is a prime example. He knows Burnley fans are asking questions so he joins in on a bi...
by arise_sir_charge
Mon Jan 18, 2021 6:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 7701
Views: 531957

Re: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover

Its all in your head. You're hearing stuff that nobody is saying. . Why not just show some respect for others' points of view and their heartfelt anxieties about the future of the club when it travels a route that many have already been down? By all means shout your positivity from the rooftops.. I...
by arise_sir_charge
Mon Jan 18, 2021 12:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 7701
Views: 531957

Re: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover

You might think that but I fully stand by it. Some people are jumping on anything and everything that they can to be negative about the new owners. There is simply no need for it.
by arise_sir_charge
Mon Jan 18, 2021 10:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 7701
Views: 531957

Re: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover

I’m all for people airing valid concerns but some of the stuff posted is ridiculous when considered in context. I’ve listed two such statements from one post above ‘rapidly moving goalposts’ and ‘reality daening’......it’s pure drama queenery and it’s not actually giving anything chance to change or...
by arise_sir_charge
Mon Jan 18, 2021 7:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 7701
Views: 531957

Re: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover

Find anything I've said that constitutes "" literally willing it to be a disaster"" I desperately want the club I've supported since I was a toddler to succeed. I think the chances of that have taken a dive. Do you? I don’t know but I’m prepared to wait more than 18 days before talking about ‘rapid...
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Jan 17, 2021 10:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 7701
Views: 531957

Re: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover

boatshed bill wrote:
Sun Jan 17, 2021 10:48 pm
I may go out and buy a house tomorrow;
I have 10% of its value but I'm fairly sure I'll be able to get the seller to fund my shortfall ;)
What are you wittering about?
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Jan 17, 2021 10:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 7701
Views: 531957

Re: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover

Burnley1989 wrote:
Sun Jan 17, 2021 10:46 pm
I’ve avoided this thread, it’s the lunatic asylum :lol:
It’s pathetic isn’t it.

Folk just suck the life and enjoyment out of everything and revel in crapness. I’ll never understand it.
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Jan 17, 2021 10:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 7701
Views: 531957

Re: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover

You do realise they’ve only had the keys for about 18 days don’t you?

People also realise that just like a dog isn’t just for Christmas the new owners aren’t just for the 2021 January window.

We’ve some odd fans, likes of Fatboy literally willing it to be a disaster. Strange.
by arise_sir_charge
Sat Jan 16, 2021 11:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome
Replies: 1468
Views: 116191

Re: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome

burnley007 wrote:
Sat Jan 16, 2021 8:56 pm
You don't actually believe he had it do you? How cute.
Dick.
by arise_sir_charge
Wed Jan 13, 2021 1:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 7701
Views: 531957

Re: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover

Neither side has provided evidence (and what evidence is in the public domain supports the Matt Slater story) but you only seem willing to give the benefit of the doubt to one side. I agree that a lot seem to struggle with a middle ground but you seem to be as guilty of that yourself. If you read m...
by arise_sir_charge
Tue Jan 12, 2021 8:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 7701
Views: 531957

Re: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover

unsubstantiated figures and hearsay , surely :roll: Until they provide evidence and name sources then yes it is. I don’t get what you don’t understand about that. Dande actually sums it up very well in one of his earlier posts about the risks and opportunities but the focus on here is all about the...
by arise_sir_charge
Tue Jan 12, 2021 10:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 7701
Views: 531957

Re: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover

Ah , the head in the sand approach, that always goes well . What’s wrong with asking questions instead of blindly believing what you are told . Think I have already said on this thread that there is certainly no head in the sand from me. I am mature enough in both life an business to know that ther...
by arise_sir_charge
Mon Jan 11, 2021 11:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Steele
Replies: 54
Views: 3235

Re: Steele

Not quite correct because if VAR had not been used, the referee had already issued a red card and Keogh would have gone. Had MK Dons then won the game, he would not have been available for the next round. Therefore, as in the case of Smith-Rowe at Arsenal who was also sent off, yes, it was correctl...
by arise_sir_charge
Mon Jan 11, 2021 10:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 7701
Views: 531957

Re: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover

You do know the sale of the club has gone through , don’t you ?with 55 million of the total , money from the club coffers Or you just ignoring it ? Or you think it’s a good thing ? I know that the sale has gone through yes. Where is the evidence to suggest there was £55m in the club coffers? Everyo...
by arise_sir_charge
Mon Jan 11, 2021 8:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 7701
Views: 531957

Re: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover

God, this is now even more of a depressing read than it was when we were waiting for the takeover to actually happen. Yes and thus far it’s all based on hear say and supposition with little to no substance or fact. Sad really that so many seem so keen to rain on the parade so soon. Local club for l...
by arise_sir_charge
Mon Jan 11, 2021 11:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Elite Sport To Stop
Replies: 99
Views: 5408

Re: Elite Sport To Stop

Boss Hogg wrote:
Mon Jan 11, 2021 9:23 am
With all the spitting and hugging going on and the breaches we have seen with professional footballers I think the grass roots junior football I have been attending until last week is safer.
Junior football with twice weekly testing is impressive.
by arise_sir_charge
Mon Jan 11, 2021 7:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Elite Sport To Stop
Replies: 99
Views: 5408

Re: Elite Sport To Stop

No it doesn't. I'm out and about daily for work and the roads are busy, as are the shops that are still open. That includes when football is on. You’ll forgive me for saying, not the most scientific of studies. There are lots of other things that are less regulated that should stop prior to elite s...
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Jan 10, 2021 11:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Elite Sport To Stop
Replies: 99
Views: 5408

Re: Elite Sport To Stop

Don’t disagree with that but just tell them to stop as opposed to closing it down.
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Jan 10, 2021 10:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Elite Sport To Stop
Replies: 99
Views: 5408

Re: Elite Sport To Stop

It’s just starting to feel a bit daft to me. You know, because urgent cancer operations are being cancelled to deal with COVID patients and the NHS is on the verge of being completely over-run. We appear to be in a far, far worse place than we were last time the PL was suspended. The fact that spor...
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Jan 10, 2021 10:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Elite Sport To Stop
Replies: 99
Views: 5408

Re: Elite Sport To Stop

claret2018 wrote:
Sun Jan 10, 2021 10:03 pm
There’s a lot of things that are important to people that aren’t happening at the moment, and football isn’t beyond being put on hold as we’ve seen. Even as a fan it’s feeling like a slap in the face against everyone who’s staying home to see it continue
Why is it a slap In the face?
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Jan 10, 2021 9:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 7701
Views: 531957

Re: Take over

ClaretTony wrote:
Sun Jan 10, 2021 9:20 pm
I’m assuming he means The Athletic.

I’d agree with arise_sir_charge not to get worried by anonymous quotes. For what it’s worth I’ve spoken to a couple of independent people on this and both have said the report isn’t true and there is nothing to worry about.
That’s good to hear.
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Jan 10, 2021 9:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 7701
Views: 531957

Re: Take over

and so it should, you have to hope it goes to plan for ALK - it is far too easy for a season to go wrong and trigger such problems in my eyes though - the risk/reward meter has been ratcheted up very high Saddens me a little that folk are being so quick to question and point fingers. 10 or so days ...
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Jan 10, 2021 9:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 7701
Views: 531957

Re: Take over

What worries me is the Article in the Atlantic with the following quote: “American hedge funds are very aggressive when things go wrong — forced sale of players and so on. It won’t end well. They will get relegated in the next few years and the loan will be called, much like Sunderland and (that cl...
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Jan 10, 2021 8:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Elite Sport To Stop
Replies: 99
Views: 5408

Re: Elite Sport To Stop

See no benefit whatsoever to stopping elite sport. If anything it will be detrimental.
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Jan 10, 2021 11:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our young players
Replies: 35
Views: 2057

Re: Our young players

Slated, castigated.....aye ok.
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Jan 10, 2021 10:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our young players
Replies: 35
Views: 2057

Re: Our young players

Lewis Richardson, he’s not 18 yet.
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Jan 10, 2021 10:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Norris
Replies: 46
Views: 3275

Re: Norris

Norris did ok but it’s hard to judge from that game.

BPF had an absolute shocker at City regardless of what any UEFA badged coach thinks. That’s not to say he’s a bad player but he had a stinker that day.
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Jan 10, 2021 10:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Purchase a striker in January?
Replies: 93
Views: 3963

Re: Purchase a striker in January?

Wood looks woefully out of form. He’s never been the best outside of the box and can look very ponderous with the ball at his feet but generally, give him a chance and he will score it. At the moment that’s just not happening, a mixture of terrible finishing and some good saves and he looks shot. He...
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Jan 10, 2021 10:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our young players
Replies: 35
Views: 2057

Re: Our young players

Above the term ‘slated’ is used in respect of Josh Benson. Now, I can’t profess to have read every thread but I’ve not seen him slated and I’m sure that if we were in the grounds he’s be getting supported. However, regardless of how old he is, people are entitled to discuss his merits as a player on...
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Jan 10, 2021 12:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Purchase a striker in January?
Replies: 93
Views: 3963

Re: Purchase a striker in January?

Jesus, Wood is in bad touch, he’s missed another chance between 11:24 and 11:30!