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    Why was drinking not mentioned? Is edugeek broken?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Domino View Post
    Why was drinking not mentioned? Is edugeek broken?
    Does it need mentioning? Isn't it a given?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Domino View Post
    Why was drinking not mentioned? Is edugeek broken?
    I tried earlier on in the thread.....i don't know what's wrong and i'm scared....

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    Quote Originally Posted by ICTDirect_Dave View Post
    Holding it on a weekend will probably encourage more people to come, as there's no conflict with work
    But does with those with families

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    Quote Originally Posted by GREED View Post
    But does with those with families
    You haven't given up your personal life for work?

    Bloody slackers...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Domino View Post
    Why was drinking not mentioned? Is edugeek broken?
    Had I not used the catch-all 'socialising'?

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    Quote Originally Posted by X-13 View Post
    You haven't given up your personal life for work?

    Bloody slackers...
    More than a lot of people realise

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    Quote Originally Posted by GREED View Post
    More than a lot of people realise
    It's the nature of the beast...

    My favorite part is the "work hard to buy cool stuff that you can't use because you're working..."

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    Quote Originally Posted by Domino View Post
    Why was drinking not mentioned? Is edugeek broken?
    I was going to mention the excess number of beers, late night propping up of the bar, late night trips to 'local clubs' coming back in the early hours and multiple failed attempts to awaken a slumbering Scotsman before midday on Friday but wasn't sure if we were supposed to.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CAM View Post
    I was going to mention the excess number of beers, late night propping up of the bar, late night trips to 'local clubs' coming back in the early hours and multiple failed attempts to awaken a slumbering Scotsman before midday on Friday but wasn't sure if we were supposed to.
    Slander....

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    Quote Originally Posted by CAM View Post
    attempts to awaken a slumbering Scotsman before midday on Friday
    Whoever that was was a very brave person indeed!

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    I shall be coming up to catch up with everyone, and do some socializing! :-) as i missed BETT this year [first time for like ever!] so! see you all there and look forward to catching up with you.

    :-)

    James.

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    I think that camping would be a good idea. Perhaps we could get a tent hire company in to do tents for those who do not have one. I would like one of those big Bell tents but with the wooden beams.

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    Too far north for me!

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    For those coming the day before and the day after I have worked out train fares to/from London:

    Euston [EUS], Preston Lancs [PRE], Crewe [CRE]

    OUTBOUND Wed 28 May
    10:43 EUS - PRE (3hrs) @ £20
    12:30 EUS - PRE (2hrs) @ £20

    RETURN Fri 30 May
    13:17 PRE - EUS (3hrs) @ £38
    17:58 PRE - EUS (2hrs) @ £29
    18:17 PRE - EUS (3hrs change @ CRE) @ £20

    Tickets are Advance Fares for specific trains and correct at time of posting. Check with National Rail before you travel at National Rail Enquiries - Official source for UK train times and timetables

    Personally I think 12:30 up and 13:17 back are the best bet. Waiting until the evening to get back from Preston will sink that extra tenner into the shops instead of getting home. :P

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