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Message 1232808 - Posted: 18 May 2012, 16:22:45 UTC - in response to Message 1232803.

We iz all back :-)


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Message 1232814 - Posted: 18 May 2012, 16:30:20 UTC

I'iz ere, yooz beze there.

Sitatiun 'edin' back to normal.....


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Message 1232840 - Posted: 18 May 2012, 17:03:11 UTC

*knocks on door* Hello?


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Message 1232842 - Posted: 18 May 2012, 17:04:53 UTC

Creeeeeeeeeeeeekkk




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Message 1232845 - Posted: 18 May 2012, 17:11:30 UTC

Aah, I see the electrical issues have been solved, excellent, I shall partake of some ale.


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Message 1232848 - Posted: 18 May 2012, 17:13:30 UTC

Only got ale at "cellar temperature", will that suffice?


(Those repair crews "assisted in the removal" of all the really cold stuff...)


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Message 1232861 - Posted: 18 May 2012, 17:29:36 UTC

Cellar temps will be just fine, 'tis nice and chilly down there still I hope? And the repair crews certainly earned the cold ones for getting things up and running so fast. Oh, and I'll go around the place and open the windows, before someone opens the fridge :)


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Message 1232864 - Posted: 18 May 2012, 17:31:16 UTC

Gosh! that was a long sleep, must have had too much to drink in the cafe
last evening. Anything happen whilst I was out with the fairy's?


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Message 1232870 - Posted: 18 May 2012, 17:42:37 UTC

Nice thought Zapped, but we locked down the fridges as soon as the mains went. Since most were "well stuffed" our local backup kept us going, but it wouldn't have if we'd kept opening the doors.

Gotta go, two VIGs have just crawled through the entrance - they certainly deserve the ice-cold that was set aside for them at the outset...


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Message 1232904 - Posted: 18 May 2012, 18:33:20 UTC

No food was ruined! Woo! Maybe I shouldn't be as excited about that as much as I am but I hate to see good food go to waste. AKA I'm greedy :)

Nick, glad you've turned up, did you hear the good news about the food? :)


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Message 1232912 - Posted: 18 May 2012, 18:42:10 UTC

That outage really cramped my lurking style.


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Message 1232913 - Posted: 18 May 2012, 18:43:01 UTC - in response to Message 1232904.

No food was ruined! Woo! Maybe I shouldn't be as excited about that as much as I am but I hate to see good food go to waste. AKA I'm greedy :)

Nick, glad you've turned up, did you hear the good news about the food? :)


Wow!! that was close...good thinking on keeping them fridge doors closed, Rob.
I suspect committee member Chris will award you with a free beer and a bit
of nosh too.
Don't worry about any dust found collecting in the cafe, I will be able to run
the hoover around now that the power is back on.


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Message 1232921 - Posted: 18 May 2012, 18:52:46 UTC

The fridges are on auto-lock, so when the mains goes they are locked, and only those with the right keys can open them. As far as I there are only three sets of keys, one for each time zone group leader.

This was enacted after the "elephants in the butter" event of a few years back, which I gather was pre-dated by the sharks in the custard event that nearly claimed a very popular lady's fingers...


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Message 1232963 - Posted: 18 May 2012, 19:49:20 UTC

Good evening all ...

@ES can lurk again

@Mike can post

@Jeff can take charge

@Bouncy can sing tonue twisting Gaelic Caelid songs

@Chris ca say well done, were back

@I can ...


It's good to be back amongst friends and colleagues



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Message 1232980 - Posted: 18 May 2012, 20:06:51 UTC

No, John, PLEASE NO, don't do that.....















Toooooooo late :-(


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Message 1233001 - Posted: 18 May 2012, 20:36:07 UTC
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That outage really cramped my lurking style.

I presume your majesty that the headwear is for being "Queen of the Lurkers" ?

This was enacted after the "elephants in the butter" event of a few years back, which I gather was pre-dated by the sharks in the custard event that nearly claimed a very popular lady's fingers...


Just don't mention the great giraffe event of '97. We had a terrible time getting them out to put in the elephants. Then we got done because the tax disc ran out on the mini.

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Message 1233009 - Posted: 18 May 2012, 20:49:19 UTC

That was before my time....

I'd heard rumours about that, but never heard anything approaching a first hand account...


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Message 1233014 - Posted: 18 May 2012, 20:59:08 UTC

Some of us oldies still bear the scars .... But some counselling, a day trip to Hastings, and a 99 cornet worked wonders.

That sorted the cleaning lady out, but we weren't so lucky ....

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Message 1233018 - Posted: 18 May 2012, 21:05:06 UTC

That explains a lot....


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Message 1233023 - Posted: 18 May 2012, 21:26:58 UTC

Posting for Johnยดs recovery.


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