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Topic: MAN Meet Aftermath Thread Part II Username: 9VSPO Posted 2006-07-03 00:47:14 and read 5468 times.
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Topic: RE: MAN Meet Aftermath Thread Part II Username: LO231 Posted 2006-07-03 01:24:35 and read 5444 times.
My ride to MAN:
Shaodow of my plane plus some odd sheep, especially gor Gkirk:
There was some spotting involved:
Got a pic of armless Hannah, she thinks it might be a problem for her job as cabin crew...
Wilco supporting England:
Andy (Skidmarks) pretending to do the same:
a table of us, not interested in football at that point:
Hannah (Speedbirdie) before the game:
Hannah, after the game, England's out:
My roommate, Will (UTA) gets a hotel bill presented:
The Romper, Hannah and kazie enjoy the lasagna:
Is there a better way toenjoy the good (read: HOT ) weather?
Greg (USAFHummer?) and a floating jet:
2 minutes before my boarding on this rhaaare BA Connect ER4: pouring rain!!! Taking the good weather back home
PS. Thanks to Alex, Daz, Lew for giving us the best experience of MAN airport one can get!!! Driving us around, guidance.. ( AAAALLLLEEEXXX, where's the friggin' toilet at this airport?? Level 45643335 or 766456??) and calling a cab for me while I got abandoned at terminal 3. Pshht.
PS2. Where's the pic of my SN landing at MAN? Please post it or can I get it at firstname.lastname@example.org
Topic: RE: MAN Meet Aftermath Thread Part II Username: WILCO737 Posted 2006-07-03 06:41:28 and read 5419 times.
Topic: RE: MAN Meet Aftermath Thread Part II Username: UTA_flyinghigh Posted 2006-07-03 08:05:06 and read 5391 times.
So it appears (c'est une poire) that I am now back at work after a marvellous WE where it was great to see the old faces again (and the new ones too ).
I intended to entertain myself at work today by editing my pics but I forgot the foolish cable at home. Rhaaaaaaaaaa !
Many thanks to Daz for playing taxi and Alex for staying late, apologies to Lew for getting grass all over the inside of his car (wind was very strong in the overflow car park ) and thanks to all of you for a great time !
Hope I can attend next year's meet as it is turning into a classic
Topic: RE: MAN Meet Aftermath Thread Part II Username: LO231 Posted 2006-07-03 10:53:21 and read 5361 times.
Think about the LOVELY football pins you were all wearing (well, most of you)
I have one with me at work now! (for the not attendees, WILCO had a bag full of LH's football pins. I've got only, what, 6 of them?) In his subtle *cough* German way he made us to wear them and now I'm petrified to take it off my backpack. WILCO visits BRU regularly... He might check up on the pins
Quoting Garri767 (Reply 4): Quoting WILCO737 (Reply 2):
OMG OMG This is me?! No, never ever!!!!
TRAITOR! i thought you were a true germany fan !
Topic: RE: MAN Meet Aftermath Thread Part II Username: Jap Posted 2006-07-03 11:53:53 and read 5340 times.
THAT is also the first picture of Kaddyuk (green shirt) where he ISN'T talking on his mobile
Topic: RE: MAN Meet Aftermath Thread Part II Username: BradWray Posted 2006-07-03 12:17:07 and read 5318 times.
Seemed like a great day folks, I really am gutted that I couldn't make it..Excues follow:
-Friday: Woke up at 3PM with the worst head ache, really bad cough and a sore throat..
Saturday:Woke up at 12pm then had go get some beer & food for my 'little' party and watch the 11 life-less clowns make a complete fool of them self's to the whole world
Sunday: Woke up at 12pm then went for a game of football, then was in a car crash The car I was in ran into the back of the car in front; good job it was a freind that we bumped into because my driver was up for it
Anyway guys, Im glad you all had a great time and I will look forward to seeing you at next years meet which I will definetly be attneding and will be driving, if all test's go well
Thanks for the pics, keep them coming, Bradley!
Topic: RE: MAN Meet Aftermath Thread Part II Username: PlymSpotter Posted 2006-07-03 12:30:14 and read 5305 times.
Well guys and girls, I have arrived back home....at LAST!!!....
...a mere 14 hours late
My Air Southwest flight was diverted to Leeds, and then the crew went 'out of hours' at 7.45pm, so did not fly to MAN. Initially we were told that the flight was cancelled because MAN was still shut, laughably this was just as a 757 rotated behind the agent who was telling me this crap. Then there were no available seats until the following evening...untill somebody used their bluetooth to find flights still available to book on the website...so the story changed again and about 13 of the passengers including myself got re-booked onto the 08:25 flight. The rest were on a coach via Bristol. Rather pissed off to say the least!
Anyway, that aside thanks to everybody for a great meet, glad the weather just about held out. I'll try to get my pics sorted out asap, feeling a little tired though at the moment. Cheers to everybody for who gave me lifts around the place, it was very much appreciated
Looking forwards to the 2007 meet
Topic: RE: MAN Meet Aftermath Thread Part II Username: Demoose Posted 2006-07-03 13:13:37 and read 5284 times.
Ive got a nice video of you playing on your baggage trolley to post when I get home
Topic: RE: MAN Meet Aftermath Thread Part II Username: EWS Posted 2006-07-03 17:13:46 and read 5156 times.
I'm going to make a video.. composing of both pictures and video's along with some music. Just a variety of photo's and stuff. If you have any funny pics or video's send them to me and ill include them all!
Topic: RE: MAN Meet Aftermath Thread Part II Username: PlymSpotter Posted 2006-07-03 17:41:00 and read 5140 times.
I've just been having a quick browse through whilst I upload mine, think I might have a few that fit the bill. I havn't got the the naked guy sat in the runway though yet
Topic: RE: MAN Meet Aftermath Thread Part II Username: Gordonsmall Posted 2006-07-03 17:44:55 and read 5133 times.
Travel Service OK-TVO, taking England fans to that match....
Astraeus G-STRJ vacating 24R
First Choice G-OOAR, which I later found out my friend was on it, arriving back from ALC, a rough flight she said..
It was a fun meet, and the weather was excellent, was good to see the usual people, Kaz, Dave, Sam, Alex, and nice to see some new faces!
Hope to see you all soon another a.net meet!
Topic: RE: MAN Meet Aftermath Thread Part II Username: Kaddyuk Posted 2006-07-03 18:57:09 and read 5077 times.
Thanks to everyone turned up, made for an interesting MAN meet...
Topic: RE: MAN Meet Aftermath Thread Part II Username: Speedbirdie Posted 2006-07-03 18:57:22 and read 5077 times.
oh bloody hell, that picture of me after the match is soooo bad!! hehe
Have just UPloaded my pics from saturday night in Manchester so when Hoe Bag Kaz gets home from work, ill get her to put them on...
Topic: RE: MAN Meet Aftermath Thread Part II Username: Myt332 Posted 2006-07-03 20:27:26 and read 5019 times.
Quoting Speedbirdie (Reply 20): when Hoe Bag Kaz gets home from work, ill get her to put them on...
I've morphed into Alex so here are the other Hoe's photo's....
Hannah likes her big toys.
Kaz gone wrong in her (first pair?) of high heel shoes.
Group shot in, err, a 'nice' bar in Manchester.
In the same bar, expert photo taken by Alex.
No comment, not sure what myself and Kaz are doing. Am I crying?
Me, Hannah and Sambert.
Me not liking the flash again. Gavin looks confused?
Kaz actually dragged me down there, I wasn't that gone. Gav still confused.
Photo taken of us by random bloke in Revolution, Deansgate. Sam with something in his mouth?
Sam and Kaz, Gavin and Hannah all happy together at the end of the night. Me and Lee at the back feeling left out!
Topic: RE: MAN Meet Aftermath Thread Part II Username: Gordonsmall Posted 2006-07-03 20:32:20 and read 5017 times.
Kirkie warned me you would come out and show your true colours eventually ........
It was that bleedin hot in there that I had to drink that stuff, needed something nice and cool!
Quoting Speedbirdie (Reply 25): And no there was no snog at the end of the night! Altho i did bite him!! hehe...
She aint joking either! God knows what she was playing at, but at some point in Revolution she bit me on the neck! I think it might have been in response to me singing that england were out the world cup.... Ah well.......
Topic: RE: MAN Meet Aftermath Thread Part II Username: 9VSPO Posted 2006-07-03 21:25:31 and read 4926 times.
Quoting Kaddyuk (Reply 28): ..And thinner, and less ugly and without liver warts and smaller man boobs...
Just wait...I haven't even thought about photoshopping those pictures yet...
Topic: RE: MAN Meet Aftermath Thread Part II Username: Trekster Posted 2006-07-03 21:36:43 and read 4911 times.
Hey guys, got my Bluetoothy thing working so here are some mobile shots
Here are the group enjoying the very hot summer sun.
And another shot of a hot sunny Manchester afternoon
Footie match, such a shame it ended badly.
Here is my shot of Daz lol
Concorde. My shes a beut
The other Dan lol
My she looked a million dollers in that red top
The white car possie
WICKED weekend guys
Topic: RE: MAN Meet Aftermath Thread Part II Username: Nighthawk Posted 2006-07-03 22:04:05 and read 4886 times.
Ok, my turn
I didnt bother taking any photos, eveyone else took enough! Heres a couple of videos I took on my phone tho tho:
first up: upon returning home from a night on the town on the friday, we stumbled across a baggage trolley lying in the corridor of the hotel. Alex immediately grabbed it and took it into his room:
Kazzie takes Lews car for a spin. Unfortunately I cut the video just as she stalled it, damn!
And finally: Alex (red top) and Daz (Black top and turban) on sky news! Thats me phoning alex to tell him he is live on the telly and get him to wave.... the TV cuts out just as he starts to wave though...
Topic: RE: MAN Meet Aftermath Thread Part II Username: Myt332 Posted 2006-07-03 22:09:35 and read 4873 times.