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by dan
Wed Jul 16, 2008 1:43 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: Spank Me!! New Employment Working Group
Replies: 1
Views: 2324

Spank Me!! New Employment Working Group

Hey there, it was decided at the last Forest Working Group meeting there should be an Employment Working Group: Dan is happy to take on the new staff wg bottom-lining and get it rolling, but is away from August 14-ish. Will start next week. So I'm late, but here we go...! WHOOSH!! How does Friday 18...
by dan
Wed Jul 16, 2008 1:34 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Friends of the Forest area?
Replies: 6
Views: 3633

Sounds like a good idea to me. Maybe good to have certain ideals shared? Like how's about organisations that don't work with corporate sponsorship? like ACE, Beltaine etc... Although I have lots of friends in Te-pooka I find their work with corporates like HP, Lloyds TSB etc a bit at odds with the F...
by dan
Tue Jul 15, 2008 12:08 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: where to get Legal Photographs
Replies: 13
Views: 4848

From: m The album, 1987 (What the Fuck Is Going On?), was released in June 1987. Included was a song called "The Queen and I" (sample (help·info)), which sampled large portions of the ABBA single "Dancing Queen".[15] The recording came to the attention of ABBA's management and, a...
by dan
Mon Jul 14, 2008 10:23 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: theforestcafe on last.fm
Replies: 5
Views: 2513

milk wrote:it's "forestmusic" because that's what ryan set it as, but if no-one has any objections, i'm going to change it to "Forest Records" at some point soon.

sounds good to me x
by dan
Mon Jul 14, 2008 3:20 pm
Forum: Minutes
Topic: action working group meat-in Sun 13/7 mins
Replies: 30
Views: 14211

hey yo i betcha we can get a foldy trestle table from EUS maybe one of the ones we use for the zine fair? D x
by dan
Sat Jul 12, 2008 5:48 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: 88888888888888888888888888888888888888888888888888
Replies: 34
Views: 11675

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hey so we could use this to discuss prep for the 08080808 party. Let me begin: some of the crew from London are up for coming for this, Will (who played the last paint party downstiars) is up for it, he should be listed as KWERK. We talked about that and it seemed all go so I said that to him. He's ...
by dan
Thu Jul 10, 2008 5:19 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Wet Sounds
Replies: 7
Views: 3218

ok fine i'll come. well actually i'm not going to be in town, but if i was, i would come.
D xx
by dan
Wed Jul 09, 2008 4:45 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Wet Sounds
Replies: 7
Views: 3218

this was my idea 7 years ago. i was robbed...
by dan
Wed Jul 09, 2008 11:51 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Rocca Gutteridge - installation/performance 21st August
Replies: 14
Views: 5093

that looks very great
by dan
Mon Jul 07, 2008 9:42 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Volunteer party Saturday night
Replies: 4
Views: 2101

nice one crew, it was totally awesome!
by dan
Fri Jul 04, 2008 4:22 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: Videos on Website
Replies: 9
Views: 5482

i feel that is tougher. Any ideas?
xx
by dan
Fri Jul 04, 2008 3:26 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: Videos on Website
Replies: 9
Views: 5482

sure that has long been a dream, but first would be good to get some of these up? Maybe people can post here links to them?
D x
by dan
Thu Jul 03, 2008 9:11 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: Videos on Website
Replies: 9
Views: 5482

Videos on Website

Hey wouldn't it be cool to embed some of the many youtube videos onto our website? Would this be hard? Or maybe on the new one that Milk is doing?
Here's a couple I found:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Af0wUxNC ... re=related
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WYeDnIfwtcM
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pxW59lE55qE
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H8ng8P_R75s
ok well that's more than a couple. what do people think?
D xx
by dan
Thu Jul 03, 2008 7:48 pm
Forum: Minutes
Topic: Artists facilties 3rd July
Replies: 13
Views: 7095

why is this in the minutes section??
by dan
Wed Jul 02, 2008 9:11 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: Do we want servers?
Replies: 8
Views: 6515

i think they going to be locked up from about three, can you do before that? Or maybe Monday?
D x
by dan
Wed Jul 02, 2008 3:32 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: Do we want servers?
Replies: 8
Views: 6515

ok cool well let me know. maybe Friday around 1pm?
D x
by dan
Tue Jul 01, 2008 12:58 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: erotic Arab novel
Replies: 19
Views: 6694

drop aphros not bombs...
by dan
Tue Jul 01, 2008 10:42 am
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: Do we want servers?
Replies: 8
Views: 6515

Do we want servers?

Hey so Recycle have:
2 x sunmicrosystems servers
1 x compaq server

and lots of backup batteries.
Is this something we'd need/like? I don't know anything about this stuff so don't really know what they are... But they are stored up on Calton Hill right now so pretty accessible...
by dan
Tue Jul 01, 2008 10:32 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Georgian singing
Replies: 2
Views: 1134

are you going to be taking part in this Roman? We had some Georgian singing in the cafe a few months ago, it was totally amazing...
by dan
Tue Jul 01, 2008 10:30 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: erotic Arab novel
Replies: 19
Views: 6694

pvc couches wipe clean
by dan
Mon Jun 30, 2008 3:27 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: erotic Arab novel
Replies: 19
Views: 6694

i would like very much for the forest to only serve proven aphrodisiacs...
by dan
Wed Jun 25, 2008 12:14 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Save Our Old Town zine
Replies: 5
Views: 2459

it is totally crap. you know what the double booking is? An Orange March. That is the councils priority...
by dan
Fri Jun 20, 2008 4:38 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: activist research
Replies: 4
Views: 1974

you can count me in too Dai if you want x x
by dan
Tue Jun 17, 2008 6:13 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: SPOKES Bike Breakfast Wed 18th June
Replies: 0
Views: 974

SPOKES Bike Breakfast Wed 18th June

In case you're interested in a free cooked buffet breakfast in Edinburgh: Spokes (the cycle campaign) are having their annual Cyclists breakfast tomorrow morning: Wednesday 18th June from 8am-10am approx. in the quadrangle at the city chambers (opp. St Giles on the high street) Free oil for your bik...
by dan
Sat Jun 14, 2008 5:37 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: A new game
Replies: 12
Views: 3780

the game is still the game.
i got 19/7.
you are all just jealous.
by dan
Fri Jun 13, 2008 10:24 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: A new game
Replies: 12
Views: 3780

anyway, enough about that people. Back to the scores. I just go 16/7
Beat that you knife wielding maniac
D xxx
x
by dan
Thu Jun 12, 2008 1:18 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: Edinburgh Zine Fair
Replies: 70
Views: 29942

yes I called Livingstone and it's fine to pick up tables. I pmed Stephen with the details already x x
by dan
Wed Jun 11, 2008 8:17 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: A new game
Replies: 12
Views: 3780

10/9
by dan
Wed Jun 11, 2008 8:14 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Badge maker?
Replies: 6
Views: 2793

would it be worth getting a super-duper-deluxe version and locking it in our deepest darkest vault? Yes!!!! I am really into this! We could make exploding car comic strips into badges and you could wear 3 at once to make a strip (once the legendary 3 panel exploding car shows it's face). And then s...
by dan
Tue Jun 10, 2008 10:46 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Ecotopia Biketour 2008 - Bulgaria and Turkey
Replies: 0
Views: 1138

Ecotopia Biketour 2008 - Bulgaria and Turkey

================================================== *_Roll up! Roll up! It's the great Ecotopia Biketour 2008 extravaganza!_** Where? *Bulgaria and Turkey* When? *2nd July - 14th August *** Registration now open at m <http> *** Ecotopia Biketour is a mobile community that comes together for several w...
by dan
Tue Jun 10, 2008 10:06 am
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: Edinburgh Zine Fair
Replies: 70
Views: 29942

stephengoodall wrote:Magda says she was speaking to dan about the possibility of the university settlement loaning us some tables for the event but it looks liek we would have to transport them from Livingston- have pmed Dan about this.

- have pmed you back x
by dan
Thu May 29, 2008 10:46 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Help Save The Old Town!!
Replies: 0
Views: 1150

Help Save The Old Town!!

Dear SOOT supporter We have the shop premises at 8 St Marys Street until the end of the month at least. One problem is having people to open the shop from around midday until 4, 5 or 6 ish......each day, yes its difficult as most people work and have other committments, but iperhaps you work part ti...
by dan
Tue May 27, 2008 7:50 pm
Forum: Workshops
Topic: teddy making workshop
Replies: 14
Views: 8709

hey so this didn't happen. apparently there was confusion over who was supposed to do what and as a result no advertising was done so no-one came. So they're going to postpone it and do it in 2 weeks. hope that's ok. Also i think this leads onto a bit of a problem with the craft room. as an outsider...
by dan
Wed May 21, 2008 10:46 am
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: Jack Richold - new forest artist?
Replies: 12
Views: 8286

ravanwin wrote:you CAN buy the GH Book online. Please do. Tell your friends!
r

keep your dirty little publications out of records...
by dan
Mon May 19, 2008 10:52 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: High Res pictures of Forest?
Replies: 8
Views: 2912

thanks for them james. is there any way to download them? They wonb't have the bottom (copyright) bit on them if I put them in though, is that ok?
dxx
by dan
Mon May 19, 2008 10:29 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Common Good Day - Identify Land belonging to the people
Replies: 0
Views: 891

Common Good Day - Identify Land belonging to the people

*COMMON GOOD DAY SCOTLAND* <http> (Edinburgh) Saturday 24th May 10am-4pm Common Good is the name given to the inherited property of the former burghs of Scotland. This land and assets still exist and still belong to the people and could be a significant resource for regenerating local communities.. ...
by dan
Sun May 18, 2008 11:08 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: High Res pictures of Forest?
Replies: 8
Views: 2912

ok cool can i get some off you then? Can't find much useful in the download section of the website x x
by dan
Fri May 16, 2008 7:21 pm
Forum: Minutes
Topic: Behind the Scenes Working Group: thurs. 15th may ---8.30
Replies: 9
Views: 5490

also i think free tea is a good one by the way! It will cost very little and bring people in and you can say 'free tea provided by the forest' and have the info sheets about the forest everywhere for people to take.
by dan
Fri May 16, 2008 7:18 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: High Res pictures of Forest?
Replies: 8
Views: 2912

any just general ones of the place looking busy? Or interesting workshops or something happening?
by dan
Fri May 16, 2008 1:51 pm
Forum: Minutes
Topic: Behind the Scenes Working Group: thurs. 15th may ---8.30
Replies: 9
Views: 5490

Shannon wrote:So, the Forest is spending £200 plus a photocopier and a computer for Knockengorroch? I never thought I'd see the day! Are we just accepting that we'll never see the equipment again?

I also am quite/very wary about the photocopiers survival chances. Any way to make us less het up?
by dan
Fri May 16, 2008 10:10 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Forest Entry in EUS Annual Report 2007
Replies: 0
Views: 976

Forest Entry in EUS Annual Report 2007

hey there, well...better late than never... EUS Annual report fro 2007 about to be published, I've copied in Forest's entry below. It could be about 2 or 3 times as long. Anyone want to have a go at it? D xx The Forest The Forest is a not for profit café and arts and gallery space. It is available t...
by dan
Fri May 16, 2008 10:07 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: High Res pictures of Forest?
Replies: 8
Views: 2912

High Res pictures of Forest?

Hey there, are there any good-resolution pictures of Forest looking exciting and happening around? I'm trying to put together the EUS annual report and it would be great to get some decent pics of Forest in. I'll put more details of the Forest entry in another post... Can anyone help with the pictur...
by dan
Fri May 16, 2008 8:28 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Invite to HacktionLab Convergence
Replies: 2
Views: 1797

Invite to HacktionLab Convergence

--//--please forward --//-- Invite to HacktionLab Convergence Online full flyer here: m Date: Friday 13th June 2008 - Sunday 15th June 2008 Audience: The convergence is primary aimed at folk who need to learn or share info on doing mobile media access and video work in situations like G8 and climate...
by dan
Sat May 10, 2008 1:06 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: Edinburgh Zine Fair
Replies: 70
Views: 29942

maybe speak to Elaine at Word Power and AK Press in Leith and ACE as well? Nice one, it sounds like a great event!
d x
by dan
Sat May 10, 2008 1:04 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: Jack Richold - new forest artist?
Replies: 12
Views: 8286

definately (although i do think it should be a 10")
xx
by dan
Thu May 01, 2008 3:30 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: art in the cafe july
Replies: 9
Views: 3570

cookin'!
by dan
Tue Apr 29, 2008 3:29 pm
Forum: The Building
Topic: severed head. Arghh!
Replies: 12
Views: 6893

we need more of them...
by dan
Mon Apr 28, 2008 9:01 pm
Forum: Volunteering
Topic: The Job Centre?
Replies: 12
Views: 8903

i thought they hassled you for volunteering when you were on the UB40? At least they used to do that to me... maybe it was just me
by dan
Sun Apr 27, 2008 7:36 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Anyone lose a bike?
Replies: 1
Views: 972

Anyone lose a bike?

Hey there, I found a bike today dumped, looked like someone had nicked it and then left it. Found on Rossie Place (just off Easter Rd). Had some activisty stickers on it so I thought someone might know who owned it. Any ideas? It's got things like Say No to Iraq Oil etc on it. I've got it in my hous...
by dan
Thu Apr 24, 2008 2:12 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: the london zine fair
Replies: 43
Views: 18790

hey don't forget to big up the Forest Zine Fair (forthcoming) too!! Check what the zine people say, if they up for it, maybe try and collect a list of contacts etc...
D xxx