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by lucky
Sat Aug 02, 2008 11:50 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Been Beanscene
Replies: 6
Views: 3580

Re: Been Beanscene

They should get a temporary booze licence.

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by lucky
Sat Aug 02, 2008 11:49 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: FLYERS - publicity!!!!!!!!
Replies: 3
Views: 1956

Re: FLYERS - publicity!!!!!!!!

Yes! Chris, this is totally how it should be done. There's a depressing amount of wasted flyers laying on the floors of Edinbrgh and it's a ridiculous waste, and I dn't like them in general. But if you talk to people you can get them excited about it, and you can be excited about the space, and peop...
by lucky
Thu Jul 31, 2008 6:43 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: No Sleeping
Replies: 6
Views: 5111

Re: No Sleeping

it's okay...I'LL DO IT!

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by lucky
Thu Jul 31, 2008 6:37 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: No glass outside
Replies: 2
Views: 3397

Re: No glass outside

Thank you!!!!!11

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by lucky
Thu Jul 31, 2008 1:35 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Help needed tonight, last day before August extravaganzaaaa!
Replies: 1
Views: 1595

Re: Help needed tonight, last day before August extravaganzaaaa!

Oh, 3-8 and 5-10 is already covered, so there's help there too.

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by lucky
Thu Jul 31, 2008 1:32 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Help needed tonight, last day before August extravaganzaaaa!
Replies: 1
Views: 1595

Help needed tonight, last day before August extravaganzaaaa!

Yo! We've got some spaces tonight for volunteers. There's someone on from 7-close who's a Night Manager and will do either shift. So, there's a NM/7-close shift available and a 9-close too. And...don't forget to come and dance dance dance all over the festival time. We've got free events upstairs an...
by lucky
Thu Jul 31, 2008 12:17 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Lost/moved things
Replies: 8
Views: 4574

Re: Lost/moved things

The cuckoo clock was on the wall above the enterance in the cafe, not laying about somewhere. Someone will have had to take it off the wall.

The gun, assomeone actually snipped it off my piece.

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by lucky
Wed Jul 30, 2008 6:23 pm
Forum: Minutes
Topic: Menu Change Meeting
Replies: 31
Views: 21541

Re: Menu Change Meeting

Ken has put in a new section of flooring. It is LUXURY!

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by lucky
Wed Jul 30, 2008 6:16 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Lost/moved things
Replies: 8
Views: 4574

Re: Lost/moved things

Has anyone seen the cuckoo clock? It was generously gifted to us with a huge amount of love, and it's gone. And it was magic. Seriously. Also, some f**ker snipped my orange nintendo gun off my spider 'art'piece. Has anyone noticed it anywhere? I don't care who took it, but if it can magically find i...
by lucky
Tue Jul 29, 2008 2:51 pm
Forum: Volunteering
Topic: Volunteer Co-ordinator
Replies: 15
Views: 11029

Re: Volunteer Co-ordinator

we don't really need a proper AGM, but it's usefull just to have a sit down and create a space for volunteers to voice their opinion. We did one before just in the cafe, it was pretty cool.

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by lucky
Tue Jul 29, 2008 2:04 pm
Forum: Volunteering
Topic: Volunteer Co-ordinator
Replies: 15
Views: 11029

Re: Volunteer Co-ordinator

It's been five days since that last post. Is there a date set? Are the application forms around? You need to let KMs know about this sort of thing.

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by lucky
Tue Jul 29, 2008 2:04 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: Volunteer application
Replies: 8
Views: 7514

Re: Volunteer application

Me too. Especially about their interests. I try to tell people as much as possible to let us know if they want to do anything, no matter how cray-zee! It'll be nice to have a more specific idea.

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by lucky
Tue Jul 29, 2008 2:00 pm
Forum: Minutes
Topic: Menu Change Meeting
Replies: 31
Views: 21541

Re: Menu Change Meeting

We will be having a funeral for the trusty burrito. I can't wait till archeologists dig up the remnants of a full burrito meal in the future. It's getting closer to the festival, are we all commited to making this happen? I'm a bit scared, oooooooh! But it'll be awesome. We need the groundwork done ...
by lucky
Tue Jul 29, 2008 12:59 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: No Sleeping
Replies: 6
Views: 5111

Re: No Sleeping

Can someone print these out and put them around the cafe, please?

And one in the church door foyer as there are tables there now and again too.

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by lucky
Tue Jul 29, 2008 12:53 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: No glass outside
Replies: 2
Views: 3397

No glass outside

Would someone like to make a 'no glass outside - use our paper sups' poster?

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by lucky
Sun Jul 27, 2008 3:20 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: No Sleeping
Replies: 6
Views: 5111

Re: No Sleeping

Good.

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by lucky
Sun Jul 27, 2008 3:16 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: Slushie machine is go go go
Replies: 11
Views: 8177

Re: Slushie machine is go go go

Martin - pass it on to the Dorkbot cru. It's functioning. When there's time to make stuff and the machine has been cleaned and ready to go. They're £2.50 (I think that's what Bryony charges), £1.25 for vollies and 75p for dorkbot people who made it happen. I reckon. Today's slushi smoothies (shloozi...
by lucky
Thu Jul 24, 2008 4:00 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: stockroom shelf stacking
Replies: 7
Views: 7476

Re: stockroom shelf stacking

I'm doing an SDS order today. Will see if they have bulldog clips. Have a vollie in tomorrow who can't work in the kitchen. Will get her on the underhoover. Last night I went to sort the dry store and people had already cleaned up most of it. I've moved boxes of boxes of tea to another shelf. And bi...
by lucky
Thu Jul 24, 2008 3:53 pm
Forum: The Building
Topic: Kitchen Floor
Replies: 4
Views: 4414

Re: Kitchen Floor

REALLLLLLLLYYYYY??????????

That would be ace. How practical would this be to make happen?

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by lucky
Wed Jul 23, 2008 5:31 pm
Forum: The Building
Topic: Kitchen Floor
Replies: 4
Views: 4414

Kitchen Floor

The kitchen floor's peeling away.

Nix suggested cutting out a rectangle and setting some sort of rubber stuff in its place.

Redoing the whole thing is impractical right now.

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by lucky
Wed Jul 23, 2008 5:14 pm
Forum: Volunteering
Topic: Volunteer Co-ordinator
Replies: 15
Views: 11029

Set a date before the festival

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by lucky
Wed Jul 23, 2008 5:10 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: No Sleeping
Replies: 6
Views: 5111

No Sleeping

Would anyone like to make a no sleeping poster?

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by lucky
Wed Jul 23, 2008 5:09 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: stockroom shelf stacking
Replies: 7
Views: 7476

I'm on it, re-ordering where things are and will try to impliment a system.

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by lucky
Wed Jul 23, 2008 4:45 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: Menu change suggestions
Replies: 4
Views: 4125

by lucky
Wed Jul 23, 2008 4:42 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: Slushie machine is go go go
Replies: 11
Views: 8177

Check this out...

http://theforest.org.uk/bb/viewtopic.php?t=4955

Third post if you can't make it all the way through.

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by lucky
Wed Jul 23, 2008 4:28 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Friends of the Forest area?
Replies: 6
Views: 4446

Yeah, Loyds TSB next to the Woodlands Trust. It's a funny one.

Would anyone be against this idea in general?

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by lucky
Wed Jul 23, 2008 4:26 pm
Forum: Minutes
Topic: Menu Change Meeting
Replies: 31
Views: 21541

Oh, and the Slushi Machine has been fixed by dorkbot. We can have smoothies ready to go we make that morning, or sell cocktails. Or Boozey Smoothies. We cold only serve cocktails if we stick to the regulatory measures. I think if we keep to a recipe for 3 or so cocktails then only serve in half pint...
by lucky
Wed Jul 23, 2008 4:20 pm
Forum: Minutes
Topic: Menu Change Meeting
Replies: 31
Views: 21541

Agh! Riddled with spelling mistakes and I can't edit it.

I look a fool

Fuck.

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by lucky
Wed Jul 23, 2008 4:17 pm
Forum: Minutes
Topic: Menu Change Meeting
Replies: 31
Views: 21541

Menu Change Meeting

Present: Alex, Shannon, Eda, Bryony, Charlotte. Apologies: None Fridge I'll make the first point that we're getting rid of the display fridge. It has served us well, but come with many problems. In it's place we need to build a counter top, and get more beer fridges or get a tall thin clear glass al...
by lucky
Wed Jul 23, 2008 3:00 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Wanted: Aristocrats Jokes - DO NOT READ IF EASILY OFFENDED
Replies: 4
Views: 2745

Anyone?
by lucky
Mon Jul 21, 2008 9:27 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: tate modern uses the forest as inspiration for a new space
Replies: 14
Views: 6295

Shannon wrote:We look really good in that photo! Whatever happened to that bar? It makes me want to cream.
I KNOW!!!!

Why did we get rid of it. It's awesome. Let's get it back.

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by lucky
Thu Jul 17, 2008 4:34 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Vollie opportunities over the next few days.
Replies: 0
Views: 1260

Vollie opportunities over the next few days.

Yo people, We've been doing pretty well over the last while with shifts filled to the brim and this is awesome. Here's the shifts available over the next while... Thursday (today!) - 5-10pm Friday 18th - 10am-3pm, and a Night Manager (I'd particularly appreciate this as I have another job to go to s...
by lucky
Thu Jul 17, 2008 4:01 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Friends of the Forest area?
Replies: 6
Views: 4446

This isn't fact, I need to have a chat with them for proper details. As far as i can drunken conversationally remember.... Te-pooka i know do do jobs for corporate places, but as necessity to keep running their stuff. They're not happy or proud they have to do this, but still have pride in their wor...
by lucky
Wed Jul 16, 2008 3:14 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Wanted: Aristocrats Jokes - DO NOT READ IF EASILY OFFENDED
Replies: 4
Views: 2745

Wanted: Aristocrats Jokes - DO NOT READ IF EASILY OFFENDED

This is not for the faint hearted, don't get involved if you are easily offended. Watch this then proceed. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZUILIfuzKzU&feature=related This joke is an institution traditionally between comedians since the Vaudevillian era. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Aristocrats_(...
by lucky
Wed Jul 16, 2008 3:05 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: Meeting about tranquility implementation
Replies: 5
Views: 5112

How's this going? Is it happening?

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by lucky
Wed Jul 16, 2008 3:05 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: Freezer
Replies: 3
Views: 3930

I think we're actually getting through enough bread at the moment. I reduced it not too long ago, it seems fine again. I remember when we used to have freezers in the corridor. It was the first ever Genderfuck. Jane and I bought two bottles of gin from Lidl, then came to Forest and got into our gear...
by lucky
Wed Jul 16, 2008 3:00 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: Closing Up Checklist
Replies: 4
Views: 4394

Thanks for doing that.

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by lucky
Wed Jul 16, 2008 3:00 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: Slushie machine is go go go
Replies: 11
Views: 8177

Agh! What a nice surprise.

Please pass grats to the Dorkbot wonders.

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by lucky
Wed Jul 16, 2008 1:30 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Friends of the Forest area?
Replies: 6
Views: 4446

Out of the Blue.

Waverly bike station.

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by lucky
Wed Jul 16, 2008 1:14 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Friends of the Forest area?
Replies: 6
Views: 4446

Friends of the Forest area?

we need to find a way to help and collaborate with other such organisations in Edinburgh. The first step and most simple way is to have a clear area on one of our walls which other organisations can advertise. Similarly minded people going to these other places will take note of their support for us...
by lucky
Tue Jul 15, 2008 10:20 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: 12 hours of comedy in august ....
Replies: 8
Views: 4926

Is this the Improverts? I seen one of their shows last year, it made me laugh out loud quite a few times. It's an interesting show. I think it will be very tough for them, it'll certainly be interesting.

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by lucky
Sun Jul 13, 2008 6:20 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: TableTop - Finished eventually
Replies: 28
Views: 19435

Here is the FOREST WHAT

I've downloaded it to the Baoboa computer in the Action Room, in "Alex" folder.

Nix is going to do something else with it.

Don't change the intentional spelling mistakes, pleasepleaseplease.

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by lucky
Fri Jul 04, 2008 12:18 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Sound Engineer Training
Replies: 22
Views: 9876

It's up to Pockets (and Shane and Nix if they want to take part, or whoever).

Just set a date, we can do another one another time if necessary if anyone can't make it.

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by lucky
Thu Jul 03, 2008 7:42 pm
Forum: Minutes
Topic: Artists facilties 3rd July
Replies: 13
Views: 8612

Yeah, these points need to be discussed in a meeting. None of us have autonomy to the degree we can shift around other people's spaces.

Was this decided at a meeting?

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by lucky
Wed Jul 02, 2008 8:24 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: Menu change suggestions
Replies: 4
Views: 4125

We're having the final meeting around 22nd July, so we'll have till then.

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by lucky
Wed Jul 02, 2008 8:23 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: Menu change suggestions
Replies: 4
Views: 4125

Menu change suggestions

At tonight's Cafe and Events meeting people were in general in favour of making some changes to be implemented one or two weeks ahead of the festival. The final decisions will be made by people who understand how the kitchen works and have the foresight of how crazy it gets during the festival. Thos...
by lucky
Wed Jul 02, 2008 2:58 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Sound Engineer Training
Replies: 22
Views: 9876

Any day Sat 12th onwards.

Once we got a date anyone want to make a quick poster to advertise to the vollies?

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by lucky
Tue Jul 01, 2008 7:41 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: Pre- festival menu changes and volunteer coordination
Replies: 2
Views: 3601

Someone remind me I need to talk about money at Events meeting.

I won't remember

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by lucky
Tue Jul 01, 2008 7:40 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Volunteer party Saturday night
Replies: 4
Views: 2699

I'm gonna miss it *:-< Have a good chunder for me though! (I thought they only said chunder in norn irn)

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by lucky
Tue Jul 01, 2008 7:37 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: Closing Up Checklist
Replies: 4
Views: 4394

TANKS!!!

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