Meetup in Glasgow

Discussion in 'Scotland' started by LadyVader81, Jul 18, 2002.

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  1. LadyVader81 Jedi Grand Master

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    Ok I decided enough of meetups in London people in the north are going to have one also :p

    I am looking to do a meetup around September 28.

    so far thats all that is confirmed as I am looking into what to do and places to stay :)
  2. MOTs_Minx Jedi Grand Master

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    Well, if me and Jon come, we'll be staying with my mammy :D
  3. LadyVader81 Jedi Grand Master

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    I just wish my aunt still lived there be a free place to stay, instead I have to find somewhere :(
  4. MrDankDonk Force Ghost

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    I can get you numbers for a whole street full of reasonable guesthouses just up the hill from the main shopping / drinking / eating curries street......
  5. PadawanSDM Jedi Master

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    Are we doing bowling or something or just drinking?
  6. LadyVader81 Jedi Grand Master

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    cool

    thats what I aksed but no one has bothered answering besides TC who only wants to drink
  7. PadawanSDM Jedi Master

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    I seriously couldn't just drink all day, unless you want my name to be PadawanSDM RIP :(
  8. LadyVader81 Jedi Grand Master

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    lol

    Neither could I, personally I would prefer to bowl in the afternoon or something then go for a meal and drinking. But no one seems to want to come up with suggestions I'll give them a little while then start to e-mail them otherwise I am gonna just plan it and they will get upset when they haven't had they're input.
  9. MrDankDonk Force Ghost

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    it'll be a piece of piss to get bowling / curry / pub / guesthouses organised in Glasgow...
    that's a fairly standard, wide appeal day out, I suppose....

    and the pub crawl can easily be
    tweaked to incorporate good shops and sight-seeing...


    on an entirely unrelated matter, anyone fancy nipping into the Renfield St UGC this afternooin (2.30pm) to catch AOTC before it drops out of the schedules??
  10. PadawanSDM Jedi Master

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    2.30 you say? So that'll finish about 5.00?
  11. MrDankDonk Force Ghost

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    aye... 5.oo finish.....

    I'm bunking off out of here at 2.00....

    there's probably only a week left for it to run...... seems the best day to squeeze in an extra look :D
  12. PadawanSDM Jedi Master

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    If it wasn't Friday then I'd be up for it but I need to take the little chap to swimming lessons on a Friday and they start at 5.30 so I wouldn't make it.
  13. MrDankDonk Force Ghost

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    "taking the lttle chap to swimming lessons" sounds like a sexual euphimism for something really quite sick [face_laugh]

    nevermind, Padawan, I'll tell you if anything different happens this time through...... :D

    [Shmi] Yes, I'm feeling a lot better now Ani - lets go home and I'll make us a cup of tea[/Shmi]
  14. Obi_one_and_only Force Ghost

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    Can this meeting take place before Sept 27th please?
  15. LadyVader81 Jedi Grand Master

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    well if the others all want to thats fine but I know I can not make it before that date though
  16. WastedWendy Jedi Padawan

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    I would love to come to.. if you want me to.. I will probably be in Glasgow around that time... :)

    Wendy
  17. entfirst Jedi Youngling

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    What about the Edinburgh Film Festival. Samuel L. Jackson is going to be there and I'll have a press pass for industry screenings and what not. :)
  18. LadyVader81 Jedi Grand Master

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    Please read what I suggested in the other thread regarding other meetups.
  19. PadawanSDM Jedi Master

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    Well said LV, it doesn't take much to confuse me so lets keep this simple and relevant to the September meet.
  20. MrDankDonk Force Ghost

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    aye..... stay on target..

    Entfirst's film festival idea is nice, but we'd need Press passes for between 10 and 20 people to make that work....

    We've got a date (Sep 28) and a place (Glasgow) agreed with a bunch of people now, and the next step is sorting out the detail.......

    and Wasted Wendy, of course you are welcome.. :)
  21. Gav Daragon Force Ghost

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    I very much doubt I'll manage this meet up due to it being on a saturday and me having work on a saturday (very earliest I would be able to get down would be 7.30ish)

    Although I'm down on the 18th august (a sunday) if anyone's interested in a quick drink
  22. LadyVader81 Jedi Grand Master

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    I know people aren't bering very helpful of things to do, I guess it's down to us to just decide what to do.
  23. PadawanSDM Jedi Master

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    Unless we all agree before hand I suggest this.

    1. We arrange a meeting place and time.
    2. DD and I, and other Glaswegians outline possible activities.
    3. People decide what they want to do and go off in groups or altogether and do it.
    4. We arrange a further meeting place and time, several hours later.
    5. We eat, we drink or locals can go home if they like.

    This means that people can do what they like - bowling, Laserquest, shopping, cinema. But we then all meet up later for food and drink. This allows locals to be there all day or part of the day as appropriate. e.g. Andy could then come later and not feel that he has missed out on the whole day.
  24. LadyVader81 Jedi Grand Master

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    There's only one thing some of us don't know where we are going in Glasgow anyway.
  25. PadawanSDM Jedi Master

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    We would pick an easy to find central meeting place.
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