2010 social events

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WordCamp UK 2010 related social events.

Friday informal

Informal gathering for WordCamp UK 2010 attendees

Date: 16 July 2010

18:45 - 19:15 - Meet on the grass outside Pizza Express Piccadilly http://www.pizzaexpress.com/our-restaurants/3255.aspx

19:15 - 21:00 - Eat in Pizza Express

21:00 - Waldorf pub http://www.beerintheevening.com/pubs/s/73/7325/Waldorf_Hotel/Manchester

(NB Some are only going to the pub and may therefore be there earlier)

WordCamp UK 2010 social

The 'official' Saturday night do

Date: 17 July 2010

Time: 18:30 'til late

Venue: The Factory, Fac 251 (Previously Paradise Factory), 112-118 Princess Street, Manchester, M1 7EN.

Entrance is free for WordCamp UK Attendees. The venue has a strict age policy - you must be at least 18 years old to attend. If you are fortunate enough to look younger than that please bring a recognised form of ID - passport, driving license, etc.


As for dress code: It's a city centre venue on a Saturday evening. Please do make some sort of effort. The last thing we want is for people to get turned away at the door for having inappropriate clothing. By inappropriate I am referring to things such as board shorts and flip flops.

For guys, a smart t-shirt, jeans or trousers and a pair of smart trainers and shoes will be perfect. For ladies, well, I've never had an issue in all my years working in bars with a lady wearing inappropriate clothing (please don't be the first :) )

Here's a PDF with information about the venue, taxis, location etc: [[1]]

Sunday informal

Post event gathering for those staying overnight or living in Manchester

Date: 18 July 2010

Time: 1800

Venue: Waldorf pub http://www.beerintheevening.com/pubs/s/73/7325/Waldorf_Hotel/Manchester