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ARCHIVED ITEMS => GAMING EVENTS - OPEN DAYS 2014 => Topic started by: AndyRCM on September 21, 2014, 09:02:51 PM

Title: Christmas Gaming Event at RCM HQ - 13th December 2014
Post by: AndyRCM on September 21, 2014, 09:02:51 PM
FANCY A RETRO GAMING CHRISTMAS? YOU DO? SO DO WE!  So . . . we present . . . the 12 HOURS OF CHRISTMAS!

The Retro Computer Museum is having a ‘members event’ at our HQ in Thurmaston on Saturday 13th December 2014
- starting at 10.30am and going on until late!

Entrance to this event will cost £10 - this is to cover costs - please feel free to pay more if you wish to do so.

Paid Attendees
Simon Hardy
Andy Spencer
Stuart Shaw +2
Max Hall
Jackie Mason
Andy Rea
Simon Marston
Dean Payne
Trevor Parsons
Colin Cleary
Neil Bonser
Duncan Woodward
Lee Hearne
Karl Pantling-James
James Rawlins
Kieren Hawken x2
Jim bagley
Richard Gellman
Adelle & Rob +3
Aidy +2
+ 1 other

VIP and Musician
Liam Fretwell

We look forward to seeing you there . . .  :)
Title: Re: Christmas Gaming Event at RCM HQ - 13th December 2014
Post by: questor on September 21, 2014, 10:25:18 PM
Hope to make this one - may not get there until after lunch - but need to catch up
Title: Re: Christmas Gaming Event at RCM HQ - 13th December 2014
Post by: muguk on September 22, 2014, 08:11:34 AM
We were both going to attend (to quote Eleanor: "Bugger!") but it's the same day we flight out to see Thiemo and the rest of the Oldenburg clan :(
Title: Re: Christmas Gaming Event at RCM HQ - 13th December 2014
Post by: Panther on September 22, 2014, 12:06:36 PM
If I've recovered sufficiently then I will be there for this  :)
Title: Re: Christmas Gaming Event at RCM HQ - 13th December 2014
Post by: woody.cool on September 26, 2014, 08:34:17 PM
Yes, I'm up for that :) It'll be nice to catch up.
Title: Re: Christmas Gaming Event at RCM HQ - 13th December 2014
Post by: EamonShoot on November 01, 2014, 03:05:19 PM
Will definitely be there!  ;D

BTW - Nice to see you at PlayExpo Andy - thanks for selling me the Sam Coupe, which is working perfectly!   :) :) :)
Title: Re: Christmas Gaming Event at RCM HQ - 13th December 2014
Post by: The Twins on November 02, 2014, 11:28:40 AM
Tickets are now available for this event.
 Advance  booking is required via Virgin Money Giving. No payment on the day.
Title: Re: Christmas Gaming Event at RCM HQ - 13th December 2014
Post by: andy_rea on November 02, 2014, 04:19:46 PM
Yaay I've checked the calender and verified the finances I'm busy and broke but.....

still wanna come play, I'm assuming there is still room left if i make a suitable donation via the virgin money giving page ?

Regards Andy
Title: Re: Christmas Gaming Event at RCM HQ - 13th December 2014
Post by: AndyRCM on November 02, 2014, 06:09:34 PM
Yeah - usually method of going through our virgin giving page - thanks guys! :)
Title: Re: Christmas Gaming Event at RCM HQ - 13th December 2014
Post by: LittleJackie on November 06, 2014, 10:53:31 AM
Hiya....is there still room for 2 more guests  ;)

Max has just found out he's not working and is my weekend childfree so we would love to come n join you guys!! Will be great to catch up with everyone again....seems like it's been a while  :) xx
Title: Re: Christmas Gaming Event at RCM HQ - 13th December 2014
Post by: AndyRCM on November 06, 2014, 03:27:32 PM
Hi Jackie,
Yep there is still room :)

Ax
Title: Re: Christmas Gaming Event at RCM HQ - 13th December 2014
Post by: andy_rea on November 07, 2014, 11:46:27 AM
Add me to the list of attendees :-D looking forward to it.

Regards Andy
Title: Re: Christmas Gaming Event at RCM HQ - 13th December 2014
Post by: Panther on November 07, 2014, 03:06:19 PM
Just a quick reminder to all those wishing to attend

"Tickets are now available for this event.
 Advance  booking is required via Virgin Money Giving. No payment on the day."
Title: Re: Christmas Gaming Event at RCM HQ - 13th December 2014
Post by: questor on November 11, 2014, 02:57:46 PM
Booked and Paid - but may not get there until mid-afternoon.... but as it goes on till late, not a problem
Title: Re: Christmas Gaming Event at RCM HQ - 13th December 2014
Post by: woody.cool on December 01, 2014, 08:51:36 PM
Sorry for the late payment - just sent payment now (hoping there's still room for me)
Title: Re: Christmas Gaming Event at RCM HQ - 13th December 2014
Post by: AndyRCM on December 01, 2014, 09:22:10 PM
Hi Duncan,
No problem mate . . . looks like a lot of people are leaving until now.

A
Title: Re: Christmas Gaming Event at RCM HQ - 13th December 2014
Post by: woody.cool on December 02, 2014, 07:32:24 AM
I've been on automatic pilot - I kind of blinked and missed November  ;D

However, You've not put me on the list  ;)
Title: Re: Christmas Gaming Event at RCM HQ - 13th December 2014
Post by: billdooruk on December 07, 2014, 06:18:33 PM
Yeah....just been given the day free - so I've just paid and I'll see you there :)

Must remember the N64 V64 CD's!! - Andy have you got a way to "preserve" them ;)
Do you want me to bring anything else?
Title: Re: Christmas Gaming Event at RCM HQ - 13th December 2014
Post by: Panther on December 10, 2014, 12:19:39 PM
Just paid for another 2 places, So will have my son and his girlfriend in tow, probably stay till around 5.30ish
Title: Re: Christmas Gaming Event at RCM HQ - 13th December 2014
Post by: billdooruk on December 11, 2014, 01:56:44 PM
Will be great so see you Stu....been quite a while :)
Title: Re: Christmas Gaming Event at RCM HQ - 13th December 2014
Post by: woody.cool on December 14, 2014, 09:27:51 AM
I didn't get back home until 2am ;D
Anyway, it was a great day and was good to catch up with people.
Title: Re: Christmas Gaming Event at RCM HQ - 13th December 2014
Post by: EamonShoot on December 14, 2014, 12:11:49 PM
Many thanks Andy for putting on the Christmas event - it was great chatting to you and meeting Karl, Duncan, Simon, Liam and everyone else. I really enjoyed it and can't believe you have so much cool stuff to play with in one place  ;D

Hopefully see you again soon.

Merry Christmas folks!
Title: Re: Christmas Gaming Event at RCM HQ - 13th December 2014
Post by: AndyRCM on December 14, 2014, 05:35:18 PM
Seriously guys it was my pleasure - great friends and retro gaming - what more could you want?

I look forward to seeing you all very soon . . .

A video by Kieren Hawken - please do go and take a look and give it a thumbs up! :)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QRVumdRBzY0
Title: Re: Christmas Gaming Event at RCM HQ - 13th December 2014
Post by: billdooruk on December 15, 2014, 03:04:12 PM
Had a great time....thanks Andy and I don't know about anyone else but I'm looking forward to the next one :)