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Upcoming and Proposed Meets
Swansea the place, next Thursday 29th July the date. On the cards bowling plus gentle quaffing in a local pub! More details can be found over at This Thread.
York (hopefully) Mini-Meet
There is a meet up of researchers happening in York on the 29th-30th of July. The guest list has 8 already confirmed plus 3 possibles. Look at the York Meet page or sign up on this forum
Other Potential Meets to Keep an Eye On!!!
The winner of the recent The Hitchhiker's Movie Competition! has been revealed. This prize photograph and the 9 runners-up can all be viewed on the The Hitchhiker's Photography Competition Winners page.
Just incase any of you missed the news on h2g2, we will point you in the direction of this recent announcement. Yes, finally, the last three books in the Hitchhiker 'trilogy' are to be serialised in the Autumn on BBC Radio 4.
Whatever else you do this week, be sure to catch up with the 'Save the Albatross' campaign over at John Ridgway Save the Albatross Voyage 2003-4. As the voyage nears an end it is hoped that all h2gers will give their support and sign the petition.
The Hitchhikers' Movie
Yes, it is really happening at last and yes they have started filming! Read An Interview with Garth Jennings and Nick Goldsmith to find out more.
The We Didn't Start The Fire compilation entry is now complete and this has generated so much interest that we not only see more projects proposed in the Collaborative Writing Workshop but also the return of 'The Topic of the Week'.
This week the subject is Forgotten Movies. Do you know any obscure films that time and/or audiences seem to have forgotten? In this week's Talking Point, we want you to share with us your absolute favourite films and moments from films that aren't very well known.
The Old Republic
The Old Republic is a Role Playing Game (RPG) based on the Star Wars universe that occured before the films took place (well, 4000 years before they took place anyway). We've only got a few players atm, and there are planets being added weekly.
Feeling the Force is Asmodaidark
The h2g2 Craft Guild
A group for the discussion of various crafts, passing on of patterns, advice, etc. We have a knitting room, a stitching room and a crochet room so far, but we welcome anyone who wants to discuss any kind of craft. Fella's welcome too.
Hand crafted by Reefgirl
For all your virtual medical needs. Open to those injured in the various RP wars around h2g2, but also to anyone else as well. Did you know that 80% of h2g2 accidents happen on your Personal Space? Ambulance call-outs available. On-site Pharmacy. Medics available for hiring to Guilds etc.
Surgeon-in-chief is Joe C.
Sam Maguires Traditional Irish Pub
A traditional pub with a friendly atmosphere, a resident 24/7 chef and... wait for it... a 2 player dance machine!!
Receive a warm welcome from your convivial host Lord Smooth.
The Post Links Page points you towards the best of h2g2. Everything from information and campaigns to eating and drinking venues, virtual lands or clubs.
The Post Archives are a repository for all things Post related. Divided into easy-to-use categories, they get bigger at a frightening pace. Well worth a visit, whether to re-read a favourite article or catch up on something you missed.
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