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Upcoming and Proposed Meets
Spring meet 2004 (unofficial)
Friday 7th to Monday 10th May 2004 is the confirmed
Where? Butlins, Bognor Regis.
Why? Alcohol!... and just one evening is never enough! As well as the usual site facilities it is
'Disco inferno' weekend!! Cost will be approximately £50 per person silver standard self
catering.We are also arranging a 'shopping kitty' to keep costs of eating out down and more
money for alcohol! There is still time to join the other 11 potential attendees. All those interested
should visit the Spring Meet 2004 (unofficial) page.
The London Summer Meet!!!
Yes, it's that time of year again (or at least it will be) - it's The Great, Marvelous, exotically
spiffing, H2G2 London Summer Meet 20041! The date
is now confirmed as 10th July. More details can be found here or just sign-up and join the other 36 (or so)
Other Potential Meets to Keep an Eye On!!!
The First Great Birmingham Pit-Stop
Running on Friday 9th July in conjunction with the London Summer Meet this is for
all those wanting a pre-meet outside the big smoke. More details can be found at This thread.
The purpose of this Entry is to provide a Zone for
Researchers to inform each other of their free time and movements so that they can hopefully
find out when and where all or some of them can meet up in the future with the minimum of
inconvenience to enjoy each other's company out there in the real world.
h2g2 celebrate's its 5th birthday this week, and you can join the party at
Happy Birthday, h2g2!. Lots of conversation and mayhem for you to enjoy, raise a glass and give a toast to a wonderful community on its birthday.
Whatever else you do this week, be sure to drop along to Clear Sign to read about John Ridgeway and team who are fighting
to save the albatross. Easy links are provided to all the information and the petition which we
hope you will all sign.
The Hitchhikers' Movie
Yes, it is really happening at last and yes they have started filming! Read An Interview with Garth Jennings and Nick Goldsmith to find out
Did you know that Douglas Adams' computer was recently sold on ebay and is reputed
to still hold many files of unpublished material? If not, then you haven't visited the Douglas Adams Continuum site set up by Duke of Dunstable.
The We Didn't Start The Fire compilation
entry is now nearing completion and this has generated so much interest that we not only see more
projects proposed in the Collaborative Writing Workshop but also
the return of 'The Topic of the Week'.
This week the subject is Stonehenge. Is it an ancient
sacrificial altar? Maybe something to do with astrology? Or could it have been merely an artistic
statement? You are invited to put forward your knowledge of this interesting site for a future
Evil Army of H2G2
The Evil Army of H2G2 is an army dedicated to the domination, either forcefully or diplomaticly,
of the Universe/Multi-verse/Aniverse...ary/Anyother-verse. It is led by the Founding
Four(EvilClaw, SuperMoo, Draco, The Overmind).
This club is for your eyes only, : The h2g2 Spy Society!
Engage in excitingly secret missions!
Make sure the bad guys don't take over the world! Spy on people! Skenvoy is ready to accept your membership ASAP (as secretly as
h2g2 Friends of Tibet
The idea of this society is, first of all, to provide a meeting place for Researchers who share
concern for Tibet. Secondly, it also provides information about the Tibet issue. Thirdly, the
society proposes that the Dalai Lama's message of peace should be examined as a practical
alternative to violence and armed conflict. Features include: Tibet News, Chronology, Tibet
Tourism, and a Guestbook. John-the-gardener would appreciate
you coming out to join.
The Post Links Page points you towards the best of h2g2.
Everything from information and campaigns to eating and drinking venues, virtual lands or clubs.
The Post Archives are a repository for all things Post
related. Divided into easy-to-use categories, they get bigger at a frightening pace. Well worth a
visit, whether to re-read a favourite article or catch up on something you missed.
All entries for this feature should be mailed to Shazz