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Mint Sauce
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Location: Lancs England
Member Since: 7th Sep 2003
Total posts: 1453
Posted:juggle weavesmiley Manchester Spinners Meet up and stuff weavesmiley juggle



Hi all If you are looking for people to spin poi with in the North west this is the place to be.



For any one new to this sight DONT READ THE WHOLE THREAD it has been going a long time and contains lots of old information and chat about previous meet ups and organisation stuff just go to the last few posts to find out the most up-to-date information on current events.



First a bit of info the Manchester spinners lot is no professional spinning troop or organised events it is just a group of people who get together to enjoy themselves. The first meet up was organised way beck in September 04 http://delizium.fotopic.net/c291964.html
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The crowd has changed a bit from back then but we have kept a few old timers we welcome all along to come and join us for a spin whether you be experienced or a complete beginner we are willing to teach and learn from you.



Their is no set time for the meet ups they are usually organised around when people can make it and how long they can stay.



I will try to update this first post as often as I can with the most up-to-date info on meet ups and club nights that allow spinning but if I'm being a bit lax just find the last few posts foe up-to-date info (like I said before werent you paying attention)



To date the standard meets have gone as meet up in Piccadilly gardens at 4pm (nice central point where every one can get to) Then move on down to the Gas Works/CastleField or Plat fields Park depending on the wether till everyone gets to cold/tired/burned then on to the pub

( anybody who doesnt know where this is it can be arranged for someone to come meet you at the train station or wherever you are coming from .) smile

{ ubblove We are a nice bunch like that ubblove}



Accommodation for a night can usually be arranged but you need to sort this well in advance no just turning up expecting somewhere to sleep eek





(more to be added and all to be spell checked soon)



pm me any info you would like to add



before i met those lot i thought they'd be a bunch of dreadlocked hippies that smoked, set things on fire ,and drank a lot of tea but then when i met them....oh wait (PyroWill)

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Sniper
Sniper

Snoochie-boochie-noochies!

Member Since: 24th Jan 2005
Total posts: 663
Posted:i'll prolly be dead and hugely depressed but i should be there. btw if anyone fancies a spin tomorrow (fri) i'll be on gardens bout 4 with the mid

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Havokist
Havokist


Location: Manchester
Member Since: 20th Dec 2004
Total posts: 2530
Posted:sniper, ill be there with card, so if you can bring and spray, then we can make stensil there

We are the music makers, We are the dreamers of dreams,
Wandering by lone sea-breakers, And sitting by desolate streams;
World-losers and world-forsakers, On whom the pale moon gleams;
We are the movers and shakers of the world for ever, it seems.

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Sniper
Sniper

Snoochie-boochie-noochies!

Member Since: 24th Jan 2005
Total posts: 663
Posted:cool. just remember the sharp instrument

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PyroWill
PyroWill

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Location: Staines
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Total posts: 4437
Posted:hes not 16 yet, take the sharp objects off him

An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind

Give a man a fish and he'll eat 4 a day hit a man with a brick and you can have all his fish and his wife

"Will's to pretty for prison" - Simian

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Havokist
Havokist


Location: Manchester
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Total posts: 2530
Posted:will, you cant take them off me, you're only 6 months old

sniper, ill have 3 craft knives, so it'll be cool


We are the music makers, We are the dreamers of dreams,
Wandering by lone sea-breakers, And sitting by desolate streams;
World-losers and world-forsakers, On whom the pale moon gleams;
We are the movers and shakers of the world for ever, it seems.

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Midian
Midian

The Fairy Of Things That Go Bump In The Night ;)
Location: Manchester UK
Member Since: 23rd Nov 2004
Total posts: 188
Posted:Lol dont worry i'll baby sit him wink

oOo Look At The Pretty Fire.. oOo Touch The Pretty Fire oO.. OWW THE PRETTY FIRE BURNT ME!

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Sniper
Sniper

Snoochie-boochie-noochies!

Member Since: 24th Jan 2005
Total posts: 663
Posted:when you gonna babysit me angel? wink;)

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Midian
Midian

The Fairy Of Things That Go Bump In The Night ;)
Location: Manchester UK
Member Since: 23rd Nov 2004
Total posts: 188
Posted:lol youre to old to be babysat tongue and besides you aint playing with sharp knifes so nerrrrr

oOo Look At The Pretty Fire.. oOo Touch The Pretty Fire oO.. OWW THE PRETTY FIRE BURNT ME!

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Mint Sauce
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Location: Lancs England
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Total posts: 1453
Posted:iv changed the date and second post with all the info in thanks Havokist

before i met those lot i thought they'd be a bunch of dreadlocked hippies that smoked, set things on fire ,and drank a lot of tea but then when i met them....oh wait (PyroWill)

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Havokist
Havokist


Location: Manchester
Member Since: 20th Dec 2004
Total posts: 2530
Posted:s'ok dude, you do know you have a stensil dont you?

We are the music makers, We are the dreamers of dreams,
Wandering by lone sea-breakers, And sitting by desolate streams;
World-losers and world-forsakers, On whom the pale moon gleams;
We are the movers and shakers of the world for ever, it seems.

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Sniper
Sniper

Snoochie-boochie-noochies!

Member Since: 24th Jan 2005
Total posts: 663
Posted:i know i'm too old. never too old for hugs off the infinitely gorgeous miss midian tho

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Mint Sauce
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Posted:thanks

before i met those lot i thought they'd be a bunch of dreadlocked hippies that smoked, set things on fire ,and drank a lot of tea but then when i met them....oh wait (PyroWill)

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Wild Child
Wild Child

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Location: Cheshire
Member Since: 2nd Sep 2004
Total posts: 1733
Posted:Hi y'all hug

Had a 'mare of a week so not been on HoP, Havokist has kept me up to date tho, thanx babe hug2

So, see you all on Sat at 4 in the Gardens - and Vix and Min, worry not, there's more newbies to poi than you can shake a stock at weavesmiley devileek ubblol


'The last rays of crimson on the spindle tree as the cerise fruit splits and reveals its orange seeds in a gloriously clashing colour scheme no-one would ever dare to wear'
Euonymous Europeus

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Cantus
Cantus

Tantamount to fatuity
Location: Down the road
Member Since: 30th Jul 2001
Total posts: 15965
Posted:Miss Vixen doesn't have anything to worry in the poi spinning stakes. I've seen her. She is muchly good.

Hopefully I will see you all on Saturday.

Well most of you any way....


"I'll carry this....It's harder to spill a hat" - Chellybean
"...like a rabbit caught in a lighthouse?" - Chellybean

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house_of_mill
house_of_mill

old hand
Location: Manchester England
Member Since: 20th Jul 2004
Total posts: 896
Posted:So who's spinning today then?

I'm sat in work with my stuff thinking I maybe should of left it at home, come one someone!


*Thats one of my favourite Nurseries over there,*

Roman, Trippie Hippie,On the way back from Play Festival

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Nucleopoi
Nucleopoi

chemical attraction
Location: Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England
Member Since: 6th Nov 2004
Total posts: 1097
Posted:i wont be going to that one either,its on the same day as the one in bradford at the uni-its closer to me .and of course bradford is such a lovely place that i must go there to get my yearly dose of it.lol confused2

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loki.c1687
loki.c1687

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Location: Leeds
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Total posts: 546
Posted:i'll be there mill house so i'll meet ya if you want?
I'll be there about 4
mike.c


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These are the ties that bind us.
We do what we do,because of who we are.
If we did otherwise,we would not be ourselves.
I will do what i have to do
And i will do what i must..

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Havokist
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Location: Manchester
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Total posts: 2530
Posted:me midian sniper and a few others will be there at 4 too, plus im bringing card, craft knives and a bit of spray tongue

We are the music makers, We are the dreamers of dreams,
Wandering by lone sea-breakers, And sitting by desolate streams;
World-losers and world-forsakers, On whom the pale moon gleams;
We are the movers and shakers of the world for ever, it seems.

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Wild Child
Wild Child

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Location: Cheshire
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Total posts: 1733
Posted:Hope you got a bit of card left for lil old me angel2 hug

'The last rays of crimson on the spindle tree as the cerise fruit splits and reveals its orange seeds in a gloriously clashing colour scheme no-one would ever dare to wear'
Euonymous Europeus

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Havokist
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Location: Manchester
Member Since: 20th Dec 2004
Total posts: 2530
Posted:of course, we might not be doing that much spraying today

We are the music makers, We are the dreamers of dreams,
Wandering by lone sea-breakers, And sitting by desolate streams;
World-losers and world-forsakers, On whom the pale moon gleams;
We are the movers and shakers of the world for ever, it seems.

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house_of_mill
house_of_mill

old hand
Location: Manchester England
Member Since: 20th Jul 2004
Total posts: 896
Posted:Just as long as there is a spinning its all good with me.

I saw Mike spinning all alone in the Gardens on my way back from lunch he looked well bored.

I'll be there in twenty counting down the mins damn this work thing, anyone want to pay me to spin for a living?


*Thats one of my favourite Nurseries over there,*

Roman, Trippie Hippie,On the way back from Play Festival

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house_of_mill
house_of_mill

old hand
Location: Manchester England
Member Since: 20th Jul 2004
Total posts: 896
Posted:Off to the Gardens I go!

*Thats one of my favourite Nurseries over there,*

Roman, Trippie Hippie,On the way back from Play Festival

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Bubbles_
Bubbles_

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: mancunian
Member Since: 25th Nov 2004
Total posts: 3383
Posted:hey guys, sorry not been on for a while, missed todays spin cause been workin but if ur all meetin sat then will be there biggrin
Teejay - been tryin to get hold of ya, can give u the stuff tomoz if theres a meet, miss ya hun

errrmmm redface could i maybe get my name done too biggrin if thats ok with u wink
lemme know how the meet went weavesmiley wanna do more spinnin biggrin
oooo and got my 5 beat stepin 180 and back sorted whooo! well chuffed clap
anyhoo chat to yas laters
jen


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Wild Child
Wild Child

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Posted:Hey Jen - well done! Sees ya tomorrow hun hug

'The last rays of crimson on the spindle tree as the cerise fruit splits and reveals its orange seeds in a gloriously clashing colour scheme no-one would ever dare to wear'
Euonymous Europeus

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Bubbles_
Bubbles_

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: mancunian
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Total posts: 3383
Posted:ok jus double checkin if there is def a meet today??? pls let me know.
cheers jen


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Sniper
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Snoochie-boochie-noochies!

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Total posts: 663
Posted:meets were ace! thanx everyone who came i had a great time. hopefully we'll bump into the south african guy from gardens cuz he's just the muttz nuttz. think i cheered up skrible and sarah lil old me teaching em how to weave (hehe i've only been spinning a month myself!). can't wait for next meet!

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Havokist
Havokist


Location: Manchester
Member Since: 20th Dec 2004
Total posts: 2530
Posted:lol, it was fun both today and yesterday. i got the south african guy's number so i can text him when the next meet is, and he said he'd try his best to come down. he's one hell of a spinner.

We are the music makers, We are the dreamers of dreams,
Wandering by lone sea-breakers, And sitting by desolate streams;
World-losers and world-forsakers, On whom the pale moon gleams;
We are the movers and shakers of the world for ever, it seems.

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Bubbles_
Bubbles_

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: mancunian
Member Since: 25th Nov 2004
Total posts: 3383
Posted:awwwwww well not fair frown didnt get there till late and so most peeps had gone. nm still got to see some of ya. well will have to wait till the next meet, the names looked kool btw, can i still have mine done? biggrin
jen


Disclaimer:im not responsible for what i say or do whether it be before,during and after drinking alcoholic substances (owned by BMVC).
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Virginity like bubble,one prick all gone.

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Wild Child
Wild Child

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Location: Cheshire
Member Since: 2nd Sep 2004
Total posts: 1733
Posted:For an impromptu meet it wasn't a bad turn-out. Really nice to meet Vix and Ricky hug

Jen, I'll pm you my mobi so you know next time!


'The last rays of crimson on the spindle tree as the cerise fruit splits and reveals its orange seeds in a gloriously clashing colour scheme no-one would ever dare to wear'
Euonymous Europeus

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PyroWill
PyroWill

HoP's Barman. Trapped aged 6 months
Location: Staines
Member Since: 4th Aug 2004
Total posts: 4437
Posted:sounds like u guys had a good time frown

An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind

Give a man a fish and he'll eat 4 a day hit a man with a brick and you can have all his fish and his wife

"Will's to pretty for prison" - Simian

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