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General Chat Thread, When/Where is next Conference? in General; Originally Posted by Little-Miss Birmingham damnit!! The Chorley conf is 1 hour on the train, and you can get a ...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Little-Miss View Post
    Birmingham damnit!!
    The Chorley conf is 1 hour on the train, and you can get a return ticket stupidly cheap. But the best bet is to overnight and get to meet us all in person.

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    Wiltshire would be a good place to hold one

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dos_Box View Post
    You think you've got it hard? I have to travel to all of them!!
    I can see how a trip to Denver would be a hardship

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    Will have to try and get to the Northern Conference - although Edinburgh in summer sounds nice as well

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    Quote Originally Posted by SYSMAN_MK View Post
    I can see how a trip to Denver would be a hardship
    Hey he's had to apply for a passport, those are horrid things to get so I'm told!

    Quote Originally Posted by Soulfish View Post
    Will have to try and get to the Northern Conference - although Edinburgh in summer sounds nice as well
    Yeh we expect your attendance

    Quote Originally Posted by Dos_Box View Post
    The Chorley conf is 1 hour on the train, and you can get a return ticket stupidly cheap. But the best bet is to overnight and get to meet us all in person.
    and you also get to come and play out in Preston with us We are very nice people and friendly and welcome everyone

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dos_Box View Post
    Seriously though, if we were to do a far south conf, it would be Devon\Cornwall way, if there was demand that is. And I've seen Straw Dogs too!
    Devon would be good

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    A quicky with the Edinburgh one, can we avoid Exams Results weeks with the date of it please, just thinking if many of us are like our place is, I am needed to be in then in-case the world of Internet / Servers / Serco / PCs etc go boom and we have no results etc and suspect many other members maybe like that as well

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    Quote Originally Posted by john View Post
    A quicky with the Edinburgh one, can we avoid Exams Results weeks with the date of it please, just thinking if many of us are like our place is, I am needed to be in then in-case the world of Internet / Servers / Serco / PCs etc go boom and we have no results etc and suspect many other members maybe like that as well
    Thanks for the tip there John. Will do.

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    Quote Originally Posted by john View Post
    A quicky with the Edinburgh one, can we avoid Exams Results weeks with the date of it please, just thinking if many of us are like our place is, I am needed to be in then in-case the world of Internet / Servers / Serco / PCs etc go boom and we have no results etc and suspect many other members maybe like that as well
    Good call there - can't not be there for Exam Results!

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    Quote Originally Posted by witch View Post
    So...if you are South of London?????
    Denver is South of London :-)

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    may have to make an appearence at the chorley event.

    what happens at these shin-digs? since most of my mates who are into tech ave moved or working silly hours so i dont get to geek out anymore! i miss it!
    Last edited by gibbo_ap; 5th February 2010 at 10:25 AM. Reason: 01604732700

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dos_Box View Post
    Seriously though, if we were to do a far south conf, it would be Devon\Cornwall way, if there was demand that is. And I've seen Straw Dogs too!
    Why that far down? Something a bit centrally located between Dorset, Wiltshire, Somerset, Cornwall, Devon would be easier?

    Exeter for one is quite central, bar far right Wiltshire, Bristol as well, quite easy to get trains anywhere in the South West to Bristol, and the likes.

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    I'd say somewhere near Exeter would be good - not overly far away and easily accessible to pretty much all the south west counties.

    Going down Cornwall way would be a problem - it is miles away from everywhere else in the SW...

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    Quote Originally Posted by ahuxham View Post
    Why that far down? Something a bit centrally located between Dorset, Wiltshire, Somerset, Cornwall, Devon would be easier?

    Exeter for one is quite central, bar far right Wiltshire, Bristol as well, quite easy to get trains anywhere in the South West to Bristol, and the likes.
    Quote Originally Posted by localzuk View Post
    I'd say somewhere near Exeter would be good - not overly far away and easily accessible to pretty much all the south west counties.

    Going down Cornwall way would be a problem - it is miles away from everywhere else in the SW...
    Hear Hear!! Or maybe a bit further east up the M4 if you think that there are some in Hants, Sussex or the like who might like to come?

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    How about the ISS ?

    OK Maybe not

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