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by 9thMay1987
Thu Jan 21, 2021 6:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 7667
Views: 527099

Re: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover

Perhaps we need to look at this from a slightly different angle. Our new direcrors are senior members of the LDS faith. They have 16 million members and I believe Mr. Checketts is ranked 39 in the order of people of influence. From the Wall Street Journal the Church has a secret investment fund of $...
by 9thMay1987
Wed Jan 20, 2021 4:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bye Bye Bootham Crescent.
Replies: 50
Views: 2576

Re: Bye Bye Bootham Crescent.

At the 1992 promotion game the video man was situated on a flat roof with a ladder to the roof. Some Burnley people went up the ladder to get a better view. The video man worried about his equipment called in the police to clear Burnley fans from the roof. The Burnley fans duly went down the ladder,...
by 9thMay1987
Mon Jan 18, 2021 10:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: REPORT: Lousy day at the London Stadium
Replies: 52
Views: 1821

Re: REPORT: Lousy day at the London Stadium

Poor, poor performance, devoid of pace and basic ball control.

I see Lingard is thought to be on way to Sheffield. Not my favourite but would inject some pace and a bridge from midfield to front.
by 9thMay1987
Wed Jan 06, 2021 10:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Alan Pace live now on clarets player
Replies: 148
Views: 7960

Re: Alan Pace live now on clarets player

Whilst everything appears rosy on the surface may I ask "what about the small shareholders?". We seem to be totally forgotton, approx 1700 of us who form 10% of the fan base. The directors appear to have taken their cash and scarrpered, 2 having the gall to reappear on the board, and we are left hig...
by 9thMay1987
Sun Jan 03, 2021 9:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pace interview
Replies: 316
Views: 13405

Re: Alan Pace Interview: Mail online

From the mention of Salt Lake City I new these people were of the Mormon faith. One basic truth of their religion is Mormons help Mormons. This is the fastest growing religion on earth and we now have or going to have an enormous fan base of followers who may nothing of "fotball" or "soccer" but sup...
by 9thMay1987
Fri Nov 13, 2020 1:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 7667
Views: 527099

Re: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover

I see we have a new sponsership for the Bob Lord- no longer Mr Garlick's company, could be significant.
by 9thMay1987
Thu Oct 22, 2020 4:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Specific Burnley programme. 27th January 1970 FA Cup 4th round replay v Chelsea. l
Replies: 31
Views: 1169

Re: Specific Burnley programme. 27th January 1970 FA Cup 4th round replay v Chelsea. l

I seem to remember 30K there. Couldn't get in before kick off because of the crush. Finally ended up at the very top of the Bee Hole End.

Could not see the pitch due to the constant crushing, remember looking up to the sky passing out due to lack of air and then coming round again.
by 9thMay1987
Sun Oct 18, 2020 11:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Interview with Neil Hart
Replies: 70
Views: 4736

Re: Interview with Neil Hart

Much better than nothing. Bit like a party political broadcast, questions and answers decided before the event.

But overall feel a bit chirpier, it was the nothingness that kills you.
by 9thMay1987
Mon Oct 12, 2020 8:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Premier League - Project Big Picture
Replies: 180
Views: 8450

Re: Premier League - Project Big Picture

As I understand it parachute payments will be scrapped. What is the point of promotion from the Championship? If promoted clubs buy players and pay wages to compete with the established PL clubs and are still relegated, as happens now , what happens then/ Do they then go bankrupt because of debt try...
by 9thMay1987
Tue Oct 06, 2020 11:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Why don't we ever hear from the chairman?
Replies: 71
Views: 2770

Re: Why don't we ever hear from the chairman?

We used to have an AGM until Mr Garlick took command.

I would sure like you this year but wil not hold my breath.
by 9thMay1987
Mon Oct 05, 2020 9:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: I hope our players and board are watching
Replies: 44
Views: 3508

Re: I hope our players and board are watching

I watched Fulham on Sunday thought Lookman looked a really good loan move.

Why carn't we think outside) the box.
by 9thMay1987
Wed Sep 23, 2020 3:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Harry Wilson
Replies: 760
Views: 66744

Re: Harry Wilson

McMeil on the left and Wilson on the right and we look a totally different and exciting proposition
by 9thMay1987
Wed Sep 23, 2020 10:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stephens deal imminent
Replies: 232
Views: 20824

Re: Stephens deal imminent

I thought he had a very good game against us last game of the season.
by 9thMay1987
Mon Jun 29, 2020 10:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Amazon Prime - Burnley match
Replies: 60
Views: 5186

Re: Amazon Prime - Burnley match

If you have a smart TV. Go to "Prime TV" on the space bar, open up" to browse", go the PL tab, open up for match on from 7.30pm. No charge.

Even a totally technical illeterate like me managed it first time.
by 9thMay1987
Fri Jun 26, 2020 8:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Watford - Player Ratings
Replies: 42
Views: 3744

Re: Burnley v Watford - Player Ratings

Charlie Taylor MOM for me.

I watched Sarr rgive Chilwell a really difficult 90 mins the other night.

Charlie kept him very quite and Watford were thereby lacking options.
by 9thMay1987
Thu Jun 25, 2020 10:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mobile lawn mower repairs
Replies: 10
Views: 323

Re: Mobile lawn mower repairs

mick@mowers-etc,co,uk Tel 07530483798, 01282843857

Repairs and services on site, good man, does mine and my neighbours.
by 9thMay1987
Thu Jun 25, 2020 10:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mobile lawn mower repairs
Replies: 10
Views: 323

Re: Mobile lawn mower repairs

mick@mowers-etc,co,uk Tel 07530483798, 01282843857

Repairs and services on site, good man, does mine and my neighbours.
by 9thMay1987
Thu Jun 25, 2020 7:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Worrying times
Replies: 112
Views: 6842

Re: Worrying times

I am very much in agreement with the comments of Top Claret. But if our manager was to go I would like Chris Houghton as my choice.
by 9thMay1987
Sun May 24, 2020 10:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Michael Keane's "Rock Bottom"
Replies: 53
Views: 3185

Re: Michael Keane's "Rock Bottom"

Not only his defensive qualities but the goals at Brighton and against Boro were huge factors in Burnley's promotion - I wish him well.
by 9thMay1987
Thu May 14, 2020 2:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Old local sayings
Replies: 131
Views: 4234

Re: Old local sayings

If you are not born there you are an" ofcomdun"
by 9thMay1987
Thu May 14, 2020 8:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Old local sayings
Replies: 131
Views: 4234

Re: Old local sayings

From Trawden, kaffle is give up, carn't finish, cat wesh- not wash properly, galiaces- braces, gawmless- stupid, mard- soft,lake about- play about, lig in bed- not get up , to cruddle- to collapse and many more.
by 9thMay1987
Sat May 09, 2020 9:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 33 years ago today:the Orient game
Replies: 90
Views: 3819

Re: 33 years ago today:the Orient game

It was the relief and release of emotion after the game.

Remember walking past the old Sainsbury's at 6,00PM with a lady, just leaving the car park, blasting her horn and her daughter stood with her body out of the sunroof waving a loaf of bread, as if a scarf , in the air.
by 9thMay1987
Wed May 06, 2020 8:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Aldi
Replies: 159
Views: 6492

Re: Aldi

I sold own brand razors to Asda, Tesco, Boots, Superdrug, Coop, Sainsbury, Tesco, Morrison,Spar and Aldi for many. amny years. Same razors to everyone but in their own brand livery. Aldi was the best by far followed by Morrisons.. Very efficent company. They are cheaper because they take less margin...
by 9thMay1987
Thu Apr 02, 2020 7:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sunderland Til I Die
Replies: 75
Views: 4004

Re: Sunderland Til I Die

Wigan certainly took them to the cleaners with Will Grigg's.
by 9thMay1987
Tue Mar 10, 2020 10:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BBC decide not to renew Alan Green's contract
Replies: 41
Views: 3210

Re: BBC decide not to renew Alan Green's contract

Once described Turf Moor as his favourite premier league stadium.

He could see the green hills in the background rather than the usual concrets jungle of other grounds.

I liked his originality.
by 9thMay1987
Fri Feb 14, 2020 6:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Season ticket prices frozen
Replies: 44
Views: 2488

Re: Season ticket prices frozen

Agree with everything as per above but just wonder why the need to increase pricing after "early bird" ?

As most of the better seats have gone why charge more for left over seats?
by 9thMay1987
Thu Jan 30, 2020 6:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: “I’ve not had a budget”
Replies: 80
Views: 5930

Re: “I’ve not had a budget”

Is it possible we are stuffing the balance sheet to sell the club?
by 9thMay1987
Fri Dec 13, 2019 11:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Next labour leader?
Replies: 579
Views: 21673

Re: Next labour leader?

Rebacca Long-Bailey. Female, attractive, Manchester girl without an accent.

Worked in call centre, furniture store and post woman. Then trained to be a solicitor.

Just the type of northern girl to take on this government.
by 9thMay1987
Wed Aug 28, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Lafferty moves to Norway
Replies: 1
Views: 487

Re: ARTICLE: Lafferty moves to Norway

Oh dear, thought he had everything to develop into a top striker- but no brain. Remember against Barnsley, beat 2- 3 brilliantly on the bye line, then blazed over the bar from an impossible angle with 3 Burnley players waiting in the 6 yard box for a tap in. Couldn't have cared less sheer arrogance.
by 9thMay1987
Mon Aug 26, 2019 9:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: We look an impressive side
Replies: 37
Views: 4509

Re: We look an impressive side

Totally agree for 80 mins we look a very impressive team.

Last 10 mins not so, our squad/subs did not influence game.

Wolves got a point because of their bench being so much stronger than ours.

Our overall spend in 2019 is nil and it showed itself today in those final seconds.
by 9thMay1987
Fri Aug 23, 2019 8:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: La Marina, Spain
Replies: 25
Views: 3243

Re: La Marina, Spain

Keep that flag flying Harry!!
by 9thMay1987
Wed Aug 07, 2019 7:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Season ticket - OAP to Adult
Replies: 7
Views: 654

Re: Season ticket - OAP to Adult

Sorry, my fault,, its £40 in BL. (£40-£14+ £5) gives £31. I used cheapest walk on for other parts of ground.
by 9thMay1987
Wed Aug 07, 2019 6:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Season ticket - OAP to Adult
Replies: 7
Views: 654

Re: Season ticket - OAP to Adult

Cost is £31 with admin charges in Bob Lord. More than walk on but you do get your dad's seat.
by 9thMay1987
Thu Aug 01, 2019 11:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bailey Peacock Farrell
Replies: 125
Views: 14962

Re: Bailey Peacock Farrell

It now says £2.5M?
by 9thMay1987
Sat Jul 06, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Season tickets
Replies: 3
Views: 545

Season tickets

Looks likely sales are well down on last year approximately 5000 maybe more still available
by 9thMay1987
Sun Jun 30, 2019 7:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Che Adams on way to Southampton according to sky
Replies: 87
Views: 7762

Re: Che Adams on way to Southampton according to sky

I remember watching a sky match featuring Birmingham and the commentator saying - "Adams would get his big money in the summer but sorry Burnley not you".

I presume he had some inside knowledge - if he really wanted us he would have kicked up a fuss in January.
by 9thMay1987
Mon May 13, 2019 9:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
Replies: 39
Views: 4291

Re: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Manu went through the same phase after Busby. Years in the wilderness, lots of good manager failed, even Alex Furguson was up for the chop before a 3rd round success as Notts Forest. Now they have sacked 2 managers with great European success pedigrees plus a good English manager (at the time). Repl...
by 9thMay1987
Sat Apr 27, 2019 11:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Booking a Cruise
Replies: 35
Views: 2005

Re: Booking a Cruise

Establish in the first instance what is important to you and you family. 1. What is your ideal budget. 2. Do you want inside, outside or balcony cabin. 3. What type of food do you want English type or something different. 4. Do you want to be at sea or different ports every day. 5. What time of year...
by 9thMay1987
Mon Apr 08, 2019 7:40 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Barnes & Wood the new Jekyll & Hyde
Replies: 17
Views: 2106

Re: Barnes & Wood the new Jekyll & Hyde

Any other front 2 in the PL who scored 20+ goals between them would get a lot more respect than our two.

Perhaps if Burnley win the midfield battle as Saturday they are given the licence to perform to their maximum.
by 9thMay1987
Fri Mar 29, 2019 10:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Accounts: £36.6m Profit
Replies: 212
Views: 11113

Re: Accounts: £36.6m Profit

Cash at bank and in hand -£34.4M - made my day.
by 9thMay1987
Tue Mar 12, 2019 9:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Council tax rises where does it all end..
Replies: 82
Views: 3815

Re: Council tax rises where does it all end..

I pay Band D Pendle - £1.9K going up to £2K . Bins collected fortnightly and monthly. A lad I grew up with now lives in Surrey, also Band D. Same 3 bedroom semi (but valued 3 times more than mine). He pays £1.4K bins collected weekly and fortnightly. Why do we in the north continually pay more for l...
by 9thMay1987
Sun Mar 03, 2019 10:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: We weren’t a million miles away today
Replies: 44
Views: 4489

Re: ARTICLE: We weren’t a million miles away today

Mirror image of their game against Leicester.

Palace score a fortunate first goal against the run of play, defend deep and hit Burnley on the break with their pace and power.
by 9thMay1987
Thu Feb 28, 2019 8:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mike Garlick says we have £24m in bank
Replies: 476
Views: 23419

Re: Mike Garlick says we have £24m in bank

I thought what the Chairman said on our natural transfer hunting ground the championship was interesting.

Up to half are under embargo, they cannot replace sales, place an unacceptable large transfer fee and keep the player - makes more sense than selling and cannot replace.
by 9thMay1987
Mon Feb 11, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Price Of Gillette Razor Blades
Replies: 7
Views: 1084

Re: Price Of Gillette Razor Blades

Spent a good portion of my life selling razors. The big manufacturers want to sell their handles (with little profit) and then the replacement blades (with 80%+ gross profit) locking you into their system. Blade 1 cuts and raises the follicle. Blade 2 gives a better cut and so on. After 3 blades you...
by 9thMay1987
Fri Jan 04, 2019 10:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: #TenYearsAheadDay - One Year To Go!
Replies: 38
Views: 3664

Re: #TenYearsAheadDay - One Year To Go!

Wonderful quotes from Garth in the Daily Mail comments section. "Its laughable hoe Bolton a top flight team in the Prem for the past 9/10 years is classed as the same as Burnley". "Bolton are a bigger club with modern and better facilities" "True it is sad for Burnley fans and I sympathies but he co...
by 9thMay1987
Wed Jan 02, 2019 11:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Ex-Claret Ginnelly is early mover in the window
Replies: 13
Views: 2076

Re: ARTICLE: Ex-Claret Ginnelly is early mover in the window

From Walsall £25K for Ginnelly. PNE expect Robinson to leave this window or summer.
by 9thMay1987
Wed Dec 19, 2018 9:02 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: More losses for Blackburn
Replies: 67
Views: 6121

Re: More losses for Blackburn

Back to the main issue, post 54 sounds spot on to me.
by 9thMay1987
Mon Dec 17, 2018 9:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What are Southampton playing at?
Replies: 48
Views: 3714

Re: What are Southampton playing at?

Deserved win Southampton.

2-2 kept passing and getting the ball forwards even without their 2 best attacking options, Ings and Redmond.

Would we have done the same?
by 9thMay1987
Sun Dec 16, 2018 8:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sunderland ‘til I die - Netflix
Replies: 84
Views: 8344

Re: Sunderland ‘til I die - Netflix

Watched the first 2 episodes last night. Great viewing for anyone who wants to see the "warts and all" of a struggling football club.

Some eye openers on transfer window.
by 9thMay1987
Tue Dec 11, 2018 1:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Phil Foden
Replies: 51
Views: 5357

Re: Phil Foden

I would have thought 2 top class loan signings would be a progressive approach to the upcoming window,

Take the plunge. Pay the loan fee and the wages and see if it gets us out of trouble.

If the worst happens we are not stuck with long term contracts and big wages.