[ANNOUNCE] April Social meet - this Thursday 5th of April at The Windmill
Edmund von der Burg
evdb at ecclestoad.co.uk
Tue Apr 3 16:23:16 BST 2007
I think it is important to note that Friday 6 and Monday 9 April are
both bank holidays:
As such whatever happens Thursday night you have four clear days to
recover. Consider the glove thrown.
On 03/04/07, Simon Wistow <simon at thegestalt.org> wrote:
> So, after all that the Citie of Yorke couldn't come through for us and
> The Windmill did. With no charge. Hurrah. Apparently tipping well does
> pay off. Which is nice because I like the Windmill and they do really
> nice pies. Mmm. Pie.
> I'll be there from 6 wearing a tshirt that says "Don't be shocked that
> I've turned up for more than two meetings in a row" looking as cheerful
> as a man who's return from 3 months in the colonies and is rediscovering
> the joys of real ale.
> As always, if it's your first time at a meeting please come and find me
> and I can indulge you in our tradition of buying first-timers a drink
> and maybe introduce you to people. Just because we're nice. Awwww.
> Now the standard blurb ...
> Social meetings are a chance for people to meet up face to face for a
> quiet drink (alcoholic or not) A fair chunk of Perl is talked at the
> meetings, but also people who have no interest in the language often
> pop along to socialise. There's no charge to enter, no agenda, and we
> tend to think of it more as pleasant drinks rather than any serious
> People normally turn up after work, and many stay until closing time.
> Food is normally consumed at the pub by those wanting nourishment
> though sometimes small groups of people head off for food either
> during or after the meeting.
> Directions from Oxford Circus
> Walk south out of the tube station onto Regent Street (not onto Oxford
> Street and directly away from the church). After about 200m, turn
> right down Conduit Street (roughly opposite Hamley's) and then turn
> right again down a smaller road called Mill Street, where you'll find
> the pub. Directions from Piccadilly Circus
> Come out of the station and head north up Regent Street. After about
> 500m turn left onto Conduit Street (which is approximately opposite
> Hamley's.) After this turn right onto a smaller road called Mill
> Street, where you'll find the pub.
> Directions from Green Park
> Turn east (left) out of the station, and walk for about two hundred
> meters. Shortly before the Royal Academy of Arts, on your left will be
> Old Bond Street. Walk up here about 300 meters till you'll get to
> Conduit Street on your right. Walk down here, and take the second left
> down a smaller road called Mill Street, where you'll find the pub.
> Directions from Bond Street
> Turn east (right) out of the station. After about a hundred meters you
> should come to New Bond Street on your right. Walk down here for about
> 400m, and then turn left onto Conduit Street shortly after Sotherby's.
> The second left is Mill Street, where you will find the pub.
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