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SpacemonkE


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Posted:----------- Spinning@... Update -----------

Dear all



we have moved to a new location.... se here for the new treead

http://www.homeofpoi.com/ubbthreads/show.../o/fpart/1/vc/1





see you at the rag factory..





this is why we have moved...





We had discussions in the pub on Tuesday regarding the use of the market for spinning@spitz and thanks to friends we have a much clearer idea of whats going on:



Unfortunately we are not allowed back into the market for our workshops. It seems that while we have been out the market for the work, there has been a change of management. The new management appears to want to increase the value of the market area (gentrification is the term being used). This has led to many of the existing tenants not being invited to re enter the market, our selves included.



The stgeorges residents association would have had no idea we would not be allowed back in, so although annoying its not their fault. We still have contacts in the market and we dont want to cut out any future possibility of re-entering the market at a later date by kicking up a fuss, especially when there is no chance at all of us using the space in the current climate.



We need to do 2 things 1. Find a temporary place to play ASAP (see top) and 2. Find a permanent new home to help us move forward we need your help. Please think of the people around you, be it your parents, friends, colleagues etc and see if there is anyone who may be able to finds us a new home put the feelers out there.



If you find somewhere that fits our criteria (see below) then please get a contact name, a number or email and if appropriate, have a brief chat with them as a recommendation or personal contact makes a huge difference. If they are interested, forward their details to me and I will then chase it up.



We require an indoor or covered outdoor area with adequate lighting able to house up to 100 people on a Tuesday evening within 10mins from a tube and centrally located. We also require power to run a portable stereo.



On another note we have decided to have a Xmas party to raise some funds to help us secure a new spinning@..... s venue. The confirmed date is Thursday 20th December in a Brixton from about 7.30 pm to 1 am. More details to follow.



Hopefully we will get sorted very soon and in the meantime we will meet at the poet next week and maybe look at ice skating, bowling or something else there after.



Huge hugs



Kev and the guys at spinning@.... s





grouphug grouphug grouphug grouphug grouphug grouphug grouphug grouphug grouphug grouphug grouphug grouphug

EDITED_BY: Dom (1208047279)


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jemima (jem)
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Posted:Ok so i tried making a post abou this but bleh..

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Ok, so the loverly Kit, is going to make a rare appearance at spitz on 17th May

If you know her, be there, if you don't be there too. soapbox

Now if we provide lots of grouphugs and maybe a few beerchugs im sure she will feel welcome and bounce2 bounce2 bounce2
y


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Posted:me bounce

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jemima (jem)
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Posted:oh yeah, ME ! (timetable permitting rolleyes)

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TheBovrilMonkey
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Posted:*raises hand* I'll probably be there.

But there's no sense crying over every mistake. You just keep on trying till you run out of cake.

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sunbeam
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Posted:hmm oh no. i have exams so will be in canterbury and will therefore miss the appearance of the lovely kit..

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look after her guys, she's a bonny wee lass. sorry i won't be there kit - have a good one.

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Posted:psst eva... i'm staying with jon so you probably -will- see me... hug

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Mr_Chutney
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Posted:I should be there- always nice to meet fellow poips biggrin

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spiralx


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Posted:Will be there!

"Moo," said the happy cow.

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Kit


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Posted:yay >_<

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coleman
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Posted:Written by: Orbit

Thanks everyone for another great series of visits to Spitz! It was loads of fun... though I'm convinced now that I'll never get to see Cole spin poi. I kept trying to get there earlier, but somehow never made it before 8:30. Anyhow, cheers everyone, thanks again for a great time!



ubblol

pm on its way dude.


cole. x


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hexagonic


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Posted:Last night at Spitz Euan was saying at the end that we might have to move locations. I footinmouth was er juggle...

Can someone post up here what was said?

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UCOF
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Posted:I was on t'phone too.

What did he say?

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TheBovrilMonkey
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Posted:He was saying that the week after next (the 17th I think) we're going to try out the back room of the 1001 place.

We may end up with people spinning there and at the market to see how it goes.


But there's no sense crying over every mistake. You just keep on trying till you run out of cake.

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Helz Bellz
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Posted:Spits at cafe 1001.....now I like that plan!

spinning & smoking & beer all under the same roof.

Brilliant.


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Posted:waaah.

i miss spitz ubbcrying


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Moohaahaa
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Posted:Apparently 1001 has a back room, which we can definately use, but doesn't have a ceiling high enough for a triple, and an outside bit that they sometimes use for market stalls at weekends, that we are going to try and get into 'cos that has a high roof.

( Bluecat, come to Lodnon innit smile )


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Posted:Oh wow.

1001 and Spitz IN THE SAME PLACE!?!?

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I do not know when I shall be at Spitz next, but it was lovely to see you all again. kiss
and a spank for Miss Hells. wink


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Posted:redface



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spacey
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Posted:where is cafe 1001? is it in the same area?

am i being blonde? redface


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Posted:Written by: TheBovrilMonkey

He was saying that the week after next (the 17th I think) we're going to try out the back room of the 1001 place.

We may end up with people spinning there and at the market to see how it goes.


So where are we this week? Spitz or 1001?


"Moo," said the happy cow.

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coleman
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Posted:well the date today is the 10th so i reckon it'll be at spitz.

then next week, when it is the 17th, you may once again refer to bov's post tongue


i can only be this flippant because i won't be there tonight wink


cole. x


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i come to 'dis cafe quite a lot myself.
they do porridge."
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Mr_Chutney
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Posted:I won't be there this week either due to nother ill timed 'other' commitment grrrr frown

Just to say- I'm probably leaving london in the next 4 weeks, possibly permamnently, following the finish of my degree, so I want to make sure I catch everyone before I go. Don't let me miss anyone!


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Posted:Might be able to come and visit In July - 12th. Just have to talk to the dad about letting me go when we visit London (July 7 - 13).

Chances for a (way) out of country visitor?

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Posted:one day I will come to play. One day soon.........

*mystical magical purple glittery nonsense*

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jemima (jem)
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Posted::0 what day soon?

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faery em
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Posted:where is spits this tues??

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Posted:1001

I think.....

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Lucky you!


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Posted:I believe it will either be in Spitz market or cafe 1001 - Euan said last tue to keep coming to the market since the insurance wasn't worked out on 1001. So market at seven, if we're in 1001 people will be making way from market to 1001 soon after...

ah wah wah wah a wah wah

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Posted:Woot ubbrollsmile, must book megabus must book megabus juggle

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spacey
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Posted:i wont get there till 7.30 - 8 can someone please tell me where cafe 1001 is?

thanks

wave


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