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Old 2010-08-05, 06:22 AM   #81
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There are oodles of night clubs, but I expect you'd still be paying stupid money for booze with added Friday/Saturday night appeal, capiche? The hotel is cosy, there will be events and (reasonably) sane company, so grit the teeth and open the wallet!
Though Brum is generally a pretty awesome night out if anyone does want to boggie down Broad Street afterwards.
 
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Old 2010-08-06, 02:39 PM   #82
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To be honest I'm not one to venture out on my own an ditch the party, but if a party of transformers fans headed out to hit the town I'd imagine that would be too hilarious to miss

Also, being that it's now only a week away now I probably the time to ask who from here is actually attending and whether anyone fancies a litle "oooh, look a all my friends from the Internet" meet-up. It'd be nice to put some faces to some screen names (and also to have people to talk to while I'm there, beyond my girlfriend whose knowledge of Transformers extends as far as te DVDs I've made her watch and the shelves of figures in my flat)
 

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Old 2010-08-06, 07:20 PM   #83
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Clogs (who'll be behind the desk with the purple hair) knows just about everyone so ask her to point people out and I'll certainly join you for a drink.
 
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Old 2010-08-06, 11:38 PM   #84
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I know that some groups have already arranged to meet up - some even have space/time allocated in the alternative programme room - so an informal TFA get together would be a fine thing indeed!

Yup, look for the purple hair at the registration desk and make yourself known to me, Summerhayes and anyone else (assuming you do actually want to make yourself known... )

And... another info post to follow this. It's a day late - soz - having problems with Flash player, Shockwave (hur-hur) and Quick Time - I tried to update old apps...
 
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Children's Programme
As you know, we've got a programme of activities lined up for our younger attendees this year included 2 hours of DEDICATED events running on both days between 11:30 am and 1:30 pm in the Alternative Programme Room which will include face painting, games, colouring competitions, and an art workshop on the Sunday with more generalised activities for the really young children! To ensure that we have adequate registered childcare provision, can you let us know if you may be interested in using this room for your child so we can make sure enough people are on hand. Otherwise, we may have to set a limit to the number of children who are allowed in to each session.

Competition Frenzy!
We've got loads of competitions taking place at the convention this year. While it's too late for advance entry for our writing competition and to get your early registrations in for our art, kitbash and costume competitions, you can still enter these if you bring your entries and forms along with you to the convention itself. The costume competition is already shaping up to be something pretty spectacular... We still want to see more entries for the art competition as well, especially from our younger attendees...

As part of the Children's Programme, we have two colouring competitions and we will judge kids in two age ranges to be fair on all the children who will be there. Free packs of colouring pencils will be provided for every child who takes part, and even children who are friends / family of convention committee members / staff / volunteers will be eligible to enter because the entry forms are 100% anonymous and we will be getting one of our guests to judge it who will not be able to tell who did what entry!

Free Prize Draws!
We have loads of prize draws that you can be entered into this year to win some great prizes! First is the incredible prize draw supported by Hasbro. THIRTY of you will get the chance to win an amazing Challenge At Cybertron set. This set features three toys - Cyclonus, Rodimus and Galvatron all in their animated colour schemes. It is not going to be released in the UK and hasn't been released in America yet! The 30 winners are going to be chosen at random and if you have won you will find a winning ticket inserted randomly into your convention pack. Just bring this to the Registration Desk at any time during the convention to claim your prize. If you don't claim by the end of the convention, your prize will be forfeit!

In conjunction with Toyz And Gamez, we are running a free "tombola" for everyone who buys a copy of this year's convention exclusive comic. For each copy of the comic that you buy, you can draw a raffle ticket. 31 numbers have been pre-selected at random and if you draw a ticket that matches one of these then you're a lucky winner. 30 people will win an Auto Assembly 2010 10th Anniversary Keyring and one lucky winner will get a weekend ticket to Auto Assembly 2011!!

Finally is our usual pre-registrant prize draw. Three of you who have pre-booked for Auto Assembly 2010 will be in with a chance of winning something pretty special this year... There are three prizes on offer and we think you'll love what we have on offer:-

1st Prize - LIFETIME pass to Auto Assembly!
2nd Prize - Family Weekend Ticket to Auto Assembly 2011
3rd Prize - Weekend Ticket to Auto Assembly 2011


Plus additional smaller prizes for each winner!

Script Reading Auditions Open NOW!
We are still casting for this year's script!! If you want to join Garry Chalk, Scott McNeil, Nick Roche and Simon Williams on stage, then why not take a stab at some of these roles:-

G1 Grimlock
Beast Wars Blackarachnia
Michael Bay (yes, you read it right!)

To audition, just send an MP3 file of whatever character you want to audition for, with some of their more popular lines of dialogue, phrases and some of their general speech and we'll announce the successful cast members soon. Obviously for Michael Bay, just think like a film director but remember the style of last year's script to give you an idea for how you might want to play the part!

Fan Sales Table
You may remember reading about the Fan Sales Table in the information Pack that we sent out with your passes. Well this is going incredibly well and we already have almost 250 items of stock confirmed for the table. This consists of items that belong to the convention already or things that are being brought along by fans over the weekend! We have a full list up on the website for you to take a look at and we are taking reservations so if there is anything you want, you can get in NOW and this applies to ANYTHING on the list! You can find the catalogue here:- http://www.autoassembly.org.uk/AA201...SalesTable.pdf

If you have any of your own items to sell, please get in touch to add your stuff to the catalogue, or just bring them along on the day and we can add them then!

European Attendance Record SHATTERED!!
Bookings are still coming in thick and fast and at the time of writing this, we are up to 538 pre-registrants so we have shattered last year's total! We know that there are some bookings on the way to us in the post and more people planning on registering over the next few days, so who knows... last year we beat 500 so is the 600 figure really within our grasp?! If you know anyone who wants to come along and help us reach that figure, send them to the website NOW!

Hotel Food
We have now put the requests into the hotel for food based on what people have suggested to us. We don't know exactly what will be on offer yet, but there will be bar snacks, crisps etc and the main convention food will be served between 12:30 pm and 2:30 pm on Saturday and Sunday, and for the Saturday evening between 7:00 pm and 9:00 pm.

Saturday Night Party Ticket Upgrades - Reminder!
One of the highlights of the convention this year is going to be our party and great line-up of entertainment on the Saturday night. However, this is exclusively for those of you who have booked tickets for the full weekend (which gives you full access to the whole convention at any time) and those of you who have ordered single day passes for the Saturday will not be able to get into this bonus programme.

However, we are making a limited number of Saturday Evening Ticket Upgrades available so all of you Saturday pass holders can get into the Saturday night programme for a small additional charge! These upgrades are only 10 for adults and 6 for children and under 5s are free. Sadly, as places are strictly limited, we can not offer reductions for students or senior citizens

If you are interested in these, please email us for details on how to add this option to your pass or keep checking the website.

Please note that if you have already bought a weekend pass then you don't need to do anything as your ticket AUTOMATICALLY gets you into the Saturday evening programme.

Weekend Ticket Upgrade
What about the rest of you who have bought a single day ticket for the convention? If you have a Saturday pass but now you've decided that you want to be with us for the full weekend, or if you've got a Sunday pass and now want to join us for the Saturday as well, get in touch NOW and we can upgrade your ticket to a full weekend pass for just 20 for adults and 17 for children, students and OAPs! It's cheaper than buying two single day tickets so what are you waiting for?!

Merchandise Pre-Orders
Many of you have already pre-ordered your copies of Issue 11 of The Cybertronian Times for collection at the convention, but in the next couple of days we are hoping to start taking pre-orders for this year's convention mug and keyrings. Ordering will be available through the website and quantities of everything will be limited. If you want to pre-order anything you need to hurry to reserve yours before the convention so go to the site here:- http://www.autoassembly.org.uk/AA201...ePreOrders.htm

Auto Assembly Memories
For those of you who attended last year, you may remember seeing sheets displayed around the convention with assorted pieces of Transformers Trivia on them. This year, with it being our 10th Anniversary year, we want all of you to share your memories of Auto Assembly with everyone else. It can be some of your fondest memories from Auto Assembly 2009, or even dating right back to 2000. It can be about the event generally, our guests, the social aspect... anything at all - we want to hear from you!

We're looking for your thoughts, about 50-75 words each and there's no limit to the number you can submit. We'll display as many as we can around the hotel and we'll have sheets on hand at the convention itself if you want to write some down then to add to this "hall of memories" about the convention.

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If you have any questions about the convention, feel free to email us or pop over to our discussion forum at http://autoassembly.proboards.com

where we'll be only too happy to answer any questions or comments you might have about the convention and keep checking on the website for all the latest news and guest updates as well!

Anyway, thanks for taking the time to read this and we're looking forward to seeing you next weekend!

The Auto Assembly 2010 Team

Auto Assembly 2010 - 13th - 15th August 2010.
The Holiday Inn Birmingham City Centre, Birmingham, England

www.autoassembly.org.uk
- official Auto Assembly website
www.youtube.com/autoassembly
- official Auto Assembly Youtube channel
www.twitter.com/auto_assembly
- official Auto Assembly Twitter page
http://autoassembly.proboards.com
- official Auto Assembly forum

Auto Assembly 2010 is sponsored by www.transformertoys.co.uk and www.transformersanimated.com whose generosity have made Derrick J Wyatt, Jim Sorenson and Bill Forster's appearances at the convention possible.

Auto Assembly 2010 is also sponsored by:-
Science Fiction Collectables - www.sf-collectables.co.uk
Toyz And Gamez - www.toyzandgamez.co.uk
Big Bad Toy Store - www.bbts.com
3 Darths Comics - www.3darths.co.uk
Hobby Link Japan - www.hlj.com
Robot Kingdom - www.robotkingdom.com
Xyber Toys - www.xybertoys.com
 
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Old 2010-08-07, 04:52 PM   #86
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Cool, I'm definately up for meeting a few fellow TFArchivers. I'll be turning up fairly late on the Friday and staying through until the Sunday.
I shouldn't be too hard to recognise- Summerhayes is actually my surname!
 
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Old 2010-08-07, 09:48 PM   #87
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With only a week to go until Auto Assembly 2010, we're now doing everything we can to make sure that no-one misses out on what is going to be the best Transformers event of the year for fans all across Europe...

For some time our one day passes for the Saturday have been sold out and all we have had left are full weekend tickets and one day passes for the Sunday. With the convention now only a week away, we are now in a position to take a closer look at our remaining tickets and revise how these are being allocated.

We are now converting all our remaining weekend passes into flexible tickets so we will be selling them in a number of ways. We will still sell most of them as weekend passes, but if someone wishes to buy a Saturday ticket then we will do this, and use the remaining "half" of the weekend pass to create an available Sunday ticket.

We have done this because we know that there are those of you out there who are only able to attend for a single day this year for one reason or another and for some of you, the only day you can make it is Saturday but until now with those tickets selling out you have missed your chance to attend this year.

You can find out more about this and our other latest news announcements including some incredible prize draws for our pre-registrants here:-

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hdmGXmDERcc

Full weekend tickets are 45 for adults and 35 for children, students and senior citizens, with under 5s admitted free. Family tickets (2 adults and 2 children) are available for 145. Single day passes for either day are 25 for adults, 18 for children, students or senior citizens and again under 5s are free. A family ticket for one day attendees is available for 80 for 2 adults and 2 children. You need to hurry though as tickets are selling fast!!

As long as we receive your bookings by Monday 9th August 2010, we can post your passes out to you for those of you who live in the UK. Anyone outside of the UK will need to collect their passes on arrival but we will give you information on how to do this. The FINAL deadline for booking is the morning of Wednesday 11th August 2010 and ALL bookings received by this date must be collected.

Spanning the weekend of Friday 13th - Sunday 15th August 2010 at the The Holiday Inn Birmingham City Centre, Birmingham, England, the convention is playing host to a staggering 14 guests including three guests of honour (Garry Chalk, Scott McNeil and Derrick J Wyatt), and will feature toy and art displays, dealers, comic guests, free autograph sessions, a video games area, free workshops run by many of our guests, dedicated childrens programming, video screenings and more! There will also be Friday and Saturday evening programmes, exclusive for weekend attendees and the Saturday evening will play host to a massive musical party, costume competition, our voice actors will take to the stage to perform a BRAND NEW script written by Simon Furman and the chance to win one of THIRTY sets of the Challenge At Cybertron sets donated by Hasbro... and we still have LOADS more to announce!

For more details on the convention, to see a full list of all the guests and activities taking place over the weekend, or to book your tickets, visit the website at www.autoassembly.org.uk


We hope to see you all soon!

The Auto Assembly 2010 Team

Web: www.autoassembly.org.uk
Youtube: www.youtube.com/autoassembly
Twitter: www.twitter.com/auto_assembly
Forum: http://autoassembly.proboards.com
Email: autoassembly@aol.com
Tel: +44 (0)7860 948296

Auto Assembly 2010 is sponsored by www.transformertoys.co.uk and www.transformersanimated.com whose generosity have made Derrick J Wyatt, Jim Sorenson and Bill Forster's appearances at the convention possible.

Auto Assembly 2010 is also sponsored by:-
Science Fiction Collectables - www.sf-collectables.co.uk
Toyz And Gamez - www.toyzandgamez.co.uk
Big Bad Toy Store - www.bbts.com
3 Darths Comics - www.3darths.co.uk
Hobby Link Japan - www.hlj.com
Robot Kingdom - www.robotkingdom.com
Xyber Toys - www.xybertoys.com
 
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Old 2010-08-10, 11:22 PM   #88
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Auto Assembly 2010 is just DAYS away... but even THIS close, we still haven't finished with our announcements and updates on what is once again Europe's biggest Transformers convention...!

Final Bookings Call

If you haven't pre-registered for the convention, you now have just over 24 hours to do so to guarantee your place at Auto Assembly 2010! Pre-registrations close at 12:00 noon GMT on Wednesday 11th August 2010 and after that time, the only way you will be able to get a ticket for the convention is as an on-the-door attendee and these places will be strictly limited. We will not be able to send passes out in advance for those of you who book now, but they will be available for collection on the day and full details of how to do this will be sent with your booking confirmation email.

Tickets are available for the full weekend and we also have limited numbers of single day passes available for the Saturday and Sunday.

Prize Draws
We are running FOUR free prize draws this year for everyone who has pre-registered for the convention! As long as you have booked in advance for the convention you will be entered into ALL of these to be in with a chance of winning a prize in one of these draws:-

30 Challenge At Cybertron deluxe toy sets
20 random Transformers voice actor signed photos
10 Auto Assembly 2010 10th Anniversary keyrings
3 Auto Assembly 2011 Weekend Passes

So as long as you have booked your ticket by noon on Wednesday, you will have sixty chances to win a great prize!

Charity Fundraising
We are running not one but TWO charity auctions at Auto Assembly 2010 this year. We have had so many items donated that they simply wouldn't fit into a single session so we are splitting them into two. Saturday's session will be hosted by Scott McNeil and Sunday's guest auctioneer will be Garry Chalk. The full auction list will be going online in the next 24 hours on the Auto Assembly website and remember, if you have the Non-Attendee Pack, you can bid on any of these! Items include signed photos, original comic art and more besides.

We will also have a charity raffle running all weekend with a great selection of toys and merchandise up for grabs and plenty of signed photos as well!

All the money raised will go to the convention's nominated charities this year.

Auto Assembly 2011
Mentioning Auto Assembly 2011, we will be opening bookings for next year's convention on Friday. The date has been set as 12th - 14th August 2011 and ticket prices will be 50 for adults. However, until 30th September 2010 we are offering ALL Auto Assembly 2010 a special discount ticket rate 45 for the weekend - freezing ticket prices again from this year!

We already have two voice actors confirmed and we are hoping to make some big announcements very soon, so if you want to get your tickets at a great price, book them at Auto Assembly 2010!

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Full weekend tickets for Auto Assembly 2010 are 45 for adults and 35 for children, students and senior citizens, with under 5s admitted free. Family tickets (2 adults and 2 children) are available for 145. Single day passes for either day are 25 for adults, 18 for children, students or senior citizens and again under 5s are free. A family ticket for one day attendees is available for 80 for 2 adults and 2 children. You need to hurry though as tickets are selling fast!!

Spanning the weekend of Friday 13th - Sunday 15th August 2010 at the The Holiday Inn Birmingham City Centre, Birmingham, England, Auto Assembly 2010 is playing host to a staggering 14 guests including three guests of honour (Garry Chalk, Scott McNeil and Derrick J Wyatt), and will feature toy and art displays, dealers, comic guests, free autograph sessions, a video games area, free workshops run by many of our guests, dedicated childrens programming, video screenings and more! There will also be Friday and Saturday evening programmes, exclusive for weekend attendees and the Saturday evening will play host to a massive musical party, costume competition, our voice actors will take to the stage to perform a BRAND NEW script written by Simon Furman and the chance to win one of THIRTY sets of the Challenge At Cybertron sets donated by Hasbro... and we still have LOADS more to announce!

For more details on the convention, to see a full list of all the guests and activities taking place over the weekend, or to book your tickets, visit the website at www.autoassembly.org.uk


We hope to see you all soon!

The Auto Assembly 2010 Team

Web: www.autoassembly.org.uk
Youtube: www.youtube.com/autoassembly
Twitter: www.twitter.com/auto_assembly
Forum: http://autoassembly.proboards.com
Email: autoassembly@aol.com
Tel: +44 (0)7860 948296

Auto Assembly 2010 is sponsored by www.transformertoys.co.uk and www.transformersanimated.com whose generosity have made Derrick J Wyatt, Jim Sorenson and Bill Forster's appearances at the convention possible.

Auto Assembly 2010 is also sponsored by:-

Science Fiction Collectables - www.sf-collectables.co.uk
Toyz And Gamez - www.toyzandgamez.co.uk
Big Bad Toy Store - www.bbts.com
3 Darths Comics - www.3darths.co.uk
Hobby Link Japan - www.hlj.com
Robot Kingdom - www.robotkingdom.com
Xyber Toys - www.xybertoys.com
 
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Old 2010-08-11, 08:44 AM   #89
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Hey guys, sorry if this has been mentioned elsewere but trudging through threads on an iPhone is horible; what night (if you know yet) is the animated film being screened on?
 
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According to my schedule - Friday at 9:30 in the main hall.

Bring your own popcorn!
 
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Lightbulb Bookings Open For Auto Assembly 2011!!

Before Auto Assembly 2010 has even started, we're not resting on our laurels and plans are well under-way for Auto Assembly 2011! The date has been set for 12th - 14th August 2011 at the Holiday Inn Birmingham City Centre, Birmingham, England - home to this year's convention taking place this weekend!

Details are limited right now, but we can say that all the usual activities and events that you have come to expect from Auto Assembly are planned and we already have our first two voice actors CONFIRMED for the convention. We aren't announcing either of them *just* yet although some of you may find out sooner than you think...

Ticket prices are 50 for adults and 38 for children, students and senior citizens, with under 5s admitted free. One day tickets are available for the Saturday or Sunday (although these will NOT get you into the Friday or Saturday evening programmes) and these cost 30 for adults, 21 for children, students or senior citizens and under 5's as always are free. Family tickets will be available shortly.

Tickets will be available to buy at Auto Assembly 2010 this weekend and ALL Auto Assembly 2010 attendees will qualify for a discount enabling them to register at this year's rates but those prices only apply until the end of September. We do have a limited number of on-the-door places available still if you haven't booked so you still have a chance to join us this weekend!

For more details on the convention, or for information on Auto Assembly 2010, visit the website at www.autoassembly.org.uk


We hope to see you all this weekend - in August 2011!

The Auto Assembly Team

Web: www.autoassembly.org.uk
Youtube: www.youtube.com/autoassembly
Twitter: www.twitter.com/auto_assembly
Forum: http://autoassembly.proboards.com
Email: autoassembly@aol.com
Tel: +44 (0)7860 948296

Auto Assembly 2010 is sponsored by www.transformertoys.co.uk and www.transformersanimated.com whose generosity have made Derrick J Wyatt, Jim Sorenson and Bill Forster's appearances at the convention possible.

Auto Assembly is also sponsored by:-

Science Fiction Collectables - www.sf-collectables.co.uk
Toyz And Gamez - www.toyzandgamez.co.uk
Big Bad Toy Store - www.bbts.com
3 Darths Comics - www.3darths.co.uk
Hobby Link Japan - www.hlj.com
Robot Kingdom - www.robotkingdom.com
Xybertoys - www.xybertoys.com
 
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Old 2010-08-12, 10:36 PM   #92
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Off to do set-up tomorrow, so it's official absence thread and a quick SEE YOU THERE to those who are coming along to AA2010!


 
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Old 2010-08-13, 06:11 AM   #93
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Question I should know the answer to: What time do the door open this year on the Saturday?
 
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Old 2010-08-13, 08:37 PM   #94
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9:30 am

(I just arrived and looked at my schedule thingy)
 
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Post So: we're all back home...

You've had time to settle down into what passes for a 'normal' life again.

How would you rate AA this year? What did we get right - or wrong..? What would you like more or less of?

Are you coming next year?!
 
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As good fun as it always is. About the only serious thing I'd recommend is a bit more effort to have things start on time, though I'm used to that by now and am well trained in adding an hour to all the times.

Though perhaps banning certain songs from karaoke would be nice. Anything with more instrumentals than singing for a start (I'm looking at you Bat Out of Hell man).

I think the main change I'll make too what I do personally next year is, once the script reading is over (assuming there is one), retreat to the bar rather than try and have conversations with people by SHOUTING VERY LOUDLY at them over the music in the main hall. I think the TFA boys and girls should leave them to it and find somewhere cooler to chill.

As for if I'm going, well, I've actually booked the week off well in advance this year.
 
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I have to agree with Dalek any Karaoke longer than about 3 minutes per song should be banned.

Also what's happening with the announcement of all the competition results.

Possibly a larger font for peoples name son their passes to aid in recognition

Also I think in the bid to increase numbers every year the venue is in danger of becoming too small. Their were points when you couldn't have fitted a sheet of paper into the dealers aisle and the evenings entertainment was again a mad scrabble for seating

Some kind of way of recognising people from the same County / Board maybe whether by colour coding or te character on their badge

It was again good fun though and apart from the timings everything seemed to go well.

Walkie Talkies for Volunteers maybe to help track people down/ drinks service for your compere so he wasn't in the bar at the crucial moment maybe
 
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Hmm... the whole thing was great (I'll definately be coming next year for sure.
The only change I'd want to see is, if there can't be a cinema film showing (won't the third film be out around then?) and there's a film on the Friday again, it ought to be in another room or just have the volume pumped up a bit. Watching it with all the fans reciting he lines and singing the Touch and so on was quite an experience, but being able to hear it better would be nice
 
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Old 2010-08-28, 01:21 PM   #99
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I have to agree with Dalek any Karaoke longer than about 3 minutes per song should be banned.
And to be really picky, perhaps limit people to one song each rather than two or three? If they'd run out of new victims it was probably time to start the disco.

As a general thought, perhaps it's time to try a separate dealers room again? I know back in (I think) 2005 it was pretty much a disaster thanks to the hotel putting the main hall on the second floor and the dealers room on the 8th (IIRC the dealers sold relatively little that year and it was a major factor in both the abandonment of the venue and it being a while before another two day one was tried).

However, the layout in the rooms at the Holiday Inn used for the last two years would actually lend itself to it. So what is now the main hall keeps the screen, seating and rare toy displays, but the second half of the room is given over to the "alternate" program stuff. So you still have the talks there (which hopefully will be more audible without the talking and hustle from the dealers tables) and when there isn't a talk on have kitbashing, colouring contests, forum meets and so on. Meanwhile the dealers (and the signings?) take over the second room with the gonzo insane sized toilet.

Oh, and personality transplants for the staff. Especially the one at the head of the food table who seemed to think asking "Are you a Transformer?" of every person who came up was the height of wit.

EDIT: Hotel staff that is. The AA people were as good as always, and I actually thought the compare did a better job this year, the "Ladishness" thing was toned down a bit, especially with regards to lusting over the cosplayers. I could do without the smug destroying of crap toys next time though.
 
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