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McBain
01-10-03, 07:27 AM
Lanarchy 14 may well be our second event on a Sunday and I was just wondering about people's thoughts on the matter.

The last time we held a Sunday event, we took lots and lots of bookings (35 I believe) and then only had about 16 people at the actual event. The date would be December 7th, so we're asking now in plenty of time, if anyone thinks Sunday is a bad idea...speak up now :)

[OLSC]LtTomWoolley
01-10-03, 08:20 AM
That particular Sunday would be terrible for me as I'm getting married :)

In general, not a problem but I wouldn't see myself staying late.

Sc00by
01-10-03, 10:27 AM
Hey that's nearly a good excuse! :thumbs:

Congratulations Sir. Have a good one.

HUNTER
01-10-03, 10:55 AM
congrats Tom :thumbs:

i would be able to make a sunday event.

SpyHunterUK
01-10-03, 04:56 PM
congarts Mr.Wooley! :)
wat about having it on the 5th instaed of 6th? surely then yousd get a better turnout? :wink:

McBain
01-10-03, 05:19 PM
wat about having it on the 5th instaed of 6th?
Who's suggesting having it on the 6th? You think we should have it on Friday the 5th? :?

SpyHunterUK
02-10-03, 03:41 PM
on the front pg it say L14 6/12! im just saying youd get a better turnout on a Saturday! :wink:

HUNTER
02-10-03, 04:29 PM
yeah but it is because of other LAN dates clashing with L14 that is causing the change

wintermute
02-10-03, 04:45 PM
No, it's because of a venue being available on the Sunday.

Rob

HUNTER
02-10-03, 05:09 PM
oh, i thought it was because UKLans had organised their Xmas event around the same time.

McBain
02-10-03, 05:48 PM
oh, i thought it was because UKLans had organised their Xmas event around the same time.
Nope, the venue is asking if we would mind doing it on the Sunday, hence this thread. We still have the option to choose either day.

So far only one person has said they couldn't make the Sunday, and as he's getting married, I doubt he would make it if we held it on Saturday either...

[OLSC]LtTomWoolley
02-10-03, 06:17 PM
Unlikely ;) Thanks BTW :)

SpyHunterUK
02-10-03, 06:44 PM
thats caus weve only had 7votes! :)

McBain
02-10-03, 07:00 PM
No, it's because everyone so far (bar one - who couldn't make the whole weekend, let alone the Sunday :roll: ;) ) is happy with it on a Sunday. I'm not saying we wouldn't get a better turn out on a Saturday, but it's not all about numbers. There will only be between 16 and 18 places (thats not counting CoF) available anyway, so it's not like we're trying to fill Alexandra Palace :)

SpyHunterUK
03-10-03, 06:38 PM
what is the venue?

Sc00by
03-10-03, 07:54 PM
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McBain
03-10-03, 09:32 PM
what is the venue?
The venue is unimportant right now. It's the day we're discussing. Once we've decided that more details will be released.

SpyHunterUK
24-11-03, 02:28 PM
looks like a sunday event wont be so bad after all :D

McBain
24-11-03, 07:04 PM
Yep, although last time we had a Sunday event, 30+ people booked, but only 15 showed up :?

Quite a few this time have already paid though, so we should see them :thumbs:

Skavorn
24-11-03, 07:10 PM
I'm fine with a Sunday

McBain
24-11-03, 07:14 PM
I'm fine with a Sunday

This is what the others were saying about spam I think. We know you're fine with a Sunday....your booked already!!! :roll:

Mister_benn
06-03-04, 04:11 PM
Check it out, my first post.

We usually frag on a Sunday so Sunday's good for us.

Venue is important though. Since we live out in the sticks, any vague idea of Venues? Ie the first part of the post code. That's pretty anonymous.

Thanks.

MB