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    Bass Trombone looking to play at Pontins (Champ Section) (Based in Chesterfield)

    Hi Everyone, I'd like to play at the Pontins Championships in the Championship Section since the band I'm registered with isn't going. Obviously, the closer the band is to me, the more rehearsals I can attend, but I'm confident I can fit in at the last moment if requried. I currently live...
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    Help: "Blue John" Required Today!

    Hi everyone, can anyone do me a rather massive favour?! I require the trombone solo "Blue John" in time for rehearsal tonight, can anyone help? I can travel a little in the North West after 5pm, and am willing to buy the music if required, but would preferably borrow it for a night until my...
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    Football songs

    I don't mind football, but there are a few songs that really confuse me, although I guess they're not just confined to football. Heard this in durham after the england match against switzerland. "Rule Britania, Britania rules the waves, England never shall be slaves." What happened...
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    well done Greg!

    after all the troubles he's had recently, I'd like to congratulate greg rudetsky on getting through to the next round! literally as the rain starts to pour. Well done Greg! play suspended now! unlucky bbc, again. At least we know what the papers will say tomorrow! (about the tennis at...
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    I've never been on my own! there are two guests on now, but who are they?!?!?!! anyway, good night! all,/morning!
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    christmas day

    well, it seems the seasons have slipped by! merry christmas everyone!
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    Want free web sets?

    Web sets are the graphics used, co-ordinated over a site Want free graphics? try designs by Fae everything is handmade, and requests can be made. ps, this isn't advertising, just a website I have stumbled across
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    First post...

    well, I'm just randomly bored at random 'o' clock in the morning. what was your first post?! here's my first few...
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    Free Concert?

    this is just a quick poll to see who would attend a free concert. If you would how far would you travel to it? what sort of section band would you be looking at watching? and if not, why not? answers on a postcard please...
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    404 not found

    I just tried to look at several topics and got 404-not found for each of them :( has anyone else had this trouble, although wether you can this or not is a different matter!
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    After reading a few of the recent threads, like the 'weird euphonium' thread, and the 'adjusting to college' thread (or whatever it was called), a very relevant film is Drumline. pm me for details of how to get hold of it, or search amazon, but it's a very good film as well as being relevant!
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    Next tMP Manchester social (and a whit fridays thing too)

    Well, as the last one fell through, how about dates for the next tMP manchester social? i was thinking before the students go home, but that will obviously have to be after the exams! And the Whit Friday thing: A few of us have agreed a lunchtime meal wouldn't go amiss, so anyone who...
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    windows update

    Does anyone here not use this? if you don't, go to and update!
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    I've been away as you may be able to tell, so please let me know what's going on!
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    the newest tMP social! (oh no not another one!)

    Well, as you can see by the title, I've conceived a new tMP social! this time though, I'm thinking of something a little different. Last time it was manchester, the next will be manchester, then birmingham... there will be more I'm sure, but how about one in Dublin? was thinking the other day...
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    The Event - for those who are staying over

    Right, it's about time I posted something about this, there are a couple of hotels we have been looking at in the close vicinity of the mailbox and new street station: 1) As has been mentioned in another thread, The Copthorne is fairly cheap and nearby. The quoted price is £24.50pp for a...
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    NYBB reunion, were you there?

    I was just wondering, quite a few people here seem to have been in NYBB at some point, and I was just wondering if people went to the reuinion! I went playing bass trom (first course after my last one, so wanted to cut the withdrawal symptoms down a bit!)
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    Peter Kay - Pheonix Nights!

    Well, I'm sat at home (sad I know on a saturday night), but peter kay is in my dvd player! how good is peter kay! anyway, what's everyone's favourite episode or moment? mine's got to be ladies night!
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    Quality Purchases!

    I was at a christmas fayre event this morning when I fell in love! Upon approaching the object of my desire, heavily apprehended by many cuddly toys, I asked if the 'object' happened to be attached. To my delight I found out there was no such attachment to anyone! All worked out favourably...
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    drinkometer apparently I'm homer, and have spent £21k, not sure about that figure, but apparently it's a fifth of a ferrari :(