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    Cool Northloop Xmas party 9th December

    So its that time of year again for some poor soul to arrange the Xmas do and for some bizarre reason I've volunteered again.

    After the success of last year, we're going to go to the same venue again, Eastwood Hall in Nottinghamshire. It will be on Saturday 9th of December.

    This will be £34.16 per person which includes
    · A sparkling cocktail on arrival
    · Three course meal (menu normally available in Nov)
    · Coffee and mince pies
    · Christmas novelties
    · Disco with DJ

    This event will run from the 6:30pm drinks reception followed by dinner at 7:30pm with carriages at 1:00am.

    Overnight accommodation on the night of the event is £72.00 per room (Single or double occupancy) with breakfast.

    If you want to arrive at the hotel early you get full use of the gym and swimming pool/spa etc.

    I've provisionally reserved places and rooms. Full payment is required before the end of September to reserve a space. I'll send the payment detail and the code to contact the hotel and book a room at the discount rate via pm if anyone is interested.

    List of people going:
    1/2 Jon & Anne (Paid)
    3/4 Ian & Jude (Paid)
    5/6 Nigel & Lou (Paid)
    7/8 Maddie & Darren (paid)
    9 Simon (paid)
    10/11 Floyd & MeJulie (paid)
    12/13 helen and steve (paid)
    14/15 Pinders +2 (paid)
    16/17 Iain and Rae (paid)
    18/19 James & Jo (paid)
    20 Gemma
    21/22 Jim & Jude
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    What a star.
    99% sure I won't be able to attend but many thanks for keeping this going year on year.
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    As discussed, we'll be there. Probably same as last year and arrive Friday night
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    I'll be elsewhere, sadly.

    Have a good one folks. Last year was cracking.
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    As discussed, Jude and I will be there for the Saturday night

    Code please.

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    I'd love to make this. On the case.
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    Angry

    Just sorting an issue with the room booking code so will get details out on Monday when sorted.
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    Me and Mejulie please!

    Room and meal, obvs
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    Have you nominated this year's bouncer?
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    Quote Originally Posted by findlay View Post
    Have you nominated this year's bouncer?
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    I'm more than likely going to be at a Christmas market somewhere in Europe. Which is nice, but isn't this.

    Well done for organising though Jon, it is nice that things like this happen!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jim Cameron View Post
    Progress being made on childcare. My suggestions of putting a bowl of water down have fallen on deaf ears.
    I'm at a similar stage of negotiations although I suggested a bowl of milk
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jim Cameron View Post
    Progress being made on childcare. My suggestions of putting a bowl of water down have fallen on deaf ears.
    Some Hard Tack as well should seal the deal............
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    Unlikely that we will make it but fair play to you guys for sorting it, well done
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    Quote Originally Posted by Gary Kinghorn View Post
    Unlikely that we will make it but fair play to you guys for sorting it, well done
    Prepare for an influx of bookings

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    Simon complained about the agro last year and got a discount offer. I've got them to honor it, refunds incoming for those who've paid.

    And the room code is sorted !!!

    mails incoming for those who requested them.

    anyone else?
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    2 places left in the initial allocation, any one else interested?
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    Quote Originally Posted by jjturner View Post
    2 places left in the initial allocation, any one else interested?
    Might have a plus one if we can get the sitter to confirm yes / no.
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    I'd spoken with Louise about coming to this but it clashes with something I can't shift, sadly.
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    Sorry Iain & Rae please.

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    Is there a hotel sorted for this yet?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Darren Langeveld View Post
    Is there a hotel sorted for this yet?
    Gary has booked us all in at Tony's gaff.
    Simon no longer owes me anything, Dave does though.
    Floyd probably owes me at least twenty with the interest rolling up...

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    Quote Originally Posted by jjturner View Post
    2 places left in the initial allocation, any one else interested?
    Allocation increased..
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    Quote Originally Posted by jjturner View Post
    Allocation increased..
    Oh, good!

    Could you PM me the relevant, Jo and I will be there
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    As discussed, Jon. Stick Jemma on the list please.

    PM me the details and I'll arrange payment etc.
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    Oi. Jon. Code please!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jim Cameron View Post
    Oi. Jon. Code please!
    Details sent. Cheers
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    Updated list of Payee's
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    Quote Originally Posted by Darren Langeveld View Post
    I've sorted my hotel for this?
    Have you sorted mine or am I at the end of the bed like last time?
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    Just paid for the meals, no risk of me doing an Arthur from Eastenders now.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jjturner View Post
    Just paid for the meals, no risk of me doing an Arthur from Eastenders now.
    That's a blast from the past.

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