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General Chat Thread, Manchester "End of Summer" get together in General; Originally Posted by cookie_monster Thers's no track through half of Piccadilly Gardens so tram services are either limited or non ...
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    Quote Originally Posted by cookie_monster View Post
    Thers's no track through half of Piccadilly Gardens so tram services are either limited or non existent.
    I dunno you leave a "local" person to organise the event and plot it and he goes and forgets to tell you the trams are not running lol yet Grant who lives a bezillion miles away down south knows that lol

    Agreed on the earlier start time though as its a Saturday its not as if were leaving the office (well maybe me excepted but that's another story....)

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    bezillion miles away down south
    I know it seems like a loooong train ride down south to Buxton but it's really not quite that far

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    Quote Originally Posted by cookie_monster View Post
    I know it seems like a loooong train ride down south to Buxton but it's really not quite that far
    Lol If its reachable with ease from Leeds or Lancaster I'm a happy bunny as I can get to them both easy I will have been past no doubt before

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    Not sure I'll be going now after the 90 quid expense earlier today

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    Lol If its reachable with ease from Leeds or Lancaster I'm a happy bunny as I can get to them both easy I will have been past no doubt before
    One change at Manc or Stockport and you're there, you won't of been past thought it's the end of the line. We don't like through traffic

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    I never use the trams so i dont know

    Anyway we need to decide a new time. The reason i picked that one was because it give more time to people to get there...

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    Quote Originally Posted by EduTech View Post
    My bed is for me me me and only me.. and someone special / female enough to sleep with me LOL!!!
    Wow, the response was insane! Go EduTech

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    I don't really know anyone on here that well, but I might come to this meetup too... I'm new to the city and it'd be good to meet fellow techs
    Last edited by lefthandandy; 24th August 2009 at 09:42 PM.

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    Can I suggest meeting at 5pm-ish? - means we can have a couple of drinks, go for some food and then have a couple more drinks before people have to head home.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ric_ View Post
    Can I suggest meeting at 5pm-ish? - means we can have a couple of drinks, go for some food and then have a couple more drinks before people have to head home.
    Good suggestion Ric

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    Have fun guys, Manchester is a bit far for me. Who fancies a Stroud meet up, my local has 4 sorts of cider, and only one of them causes blindness.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ric_ View Post
    Can I suggest meeting at 5pm-ish? - means we can have a couple of drinks, go for some food and then have a couple more drinks before people have to head home.
    Sounds good to me, any place in mind?

    Ok, so can we have a tally of whos coming?

    So far we have:

    FN-GM
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    Maybes?

    Gatt

    Apologies to anyone i have missed

    Come on we need more of you!
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    Quote Originally Posted by K.C.Leblanc View Post
    Have fun guys, Manchester is a bit far for me. Who fancies a Stroud meet up, my local has 4 sorts of cider, and only one of them causes blindness.
    Now wouldn't the Deer Hunter have been soooo much better if instead of guns and Russian Roulette they'd have had several brands of cider and played Gloucester Roulette?

    Originally Posted by Ric_
    Can I suggest meeting at 5pm-ish? - means we can have a couple of drinks, go for some food and then have a couple more drinks before people have to head home.
    Good suggestion Ric
    I'll second that. Where does everyone want to meet up?

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    Quote Originally Posted by FN-GM View Post
    Sounds good to me, any place in mind?

    Ok, so can we have a tally of whos coming?

    So far we have:

    FN-GM
    John
    Edutech
    Dos_Box
    Ric_

    Maybes?

    Besswax
    Gatt

    Apologies to anyone i have missed

    Come on we need more of you!
    Count me in. We must have cross-posted.

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