Liverpool Lomo Meetup in February

2013-01-15 38

It has been a long time since I harassed all you Northern Lomo geeks for a meetup so I feel that now would be a suitable time to get on it. Let’s do Liverpool in February.

Credits: kneehigh85

So, as I stated in my blog entry recently “I have forgotten what you all look like”, and I can’t really remember the last proper meet up we had here in the North of England. Well I can, it was Blackpool in June. Anyway, after putting the feelers out people seem to have decided that February in Liverpool would be a good idea. I therefore think we should all meet in Liverpool Lime Street station at 12pm on Saturday 22 February. The National Rail website doesn’t exactly make it clear but there appears to be a pub so I guess we congregate in there initially.

If there is anyone from Liverpool who could actually show us around and that kind of thing then please come forward as I know very very little about the place! If anyone has any further comments or suggestions then feel free to leave a comment below this article. And invite newbies along as we don’t want our group size to dwindle – I am aiming for at least 15 people present this trip.

Thanks for reading and I hope to see all of you there.

written by kneehigh85 on 2013-01-15 #news #meet #lomography #unofficial #uk #north #event #lomo #february #liverpool

38 Comments

  1. kneehigh85
    kneehigh85 ·

    Ahhhhh I think I meant Saturday 23rd FEB!!!

  2. kneehigh85
  3. kneehigh85
    kneehigh85 ·

    @cruzron Please can you edit the date to say 23 instead of 22 as I am an idiot?

  4. pinkfallingstars
    pinkfallingstars ·

    (: i'll come (: I kinda off know Liverpool (:

  5. dannyedwards
    dannyedwards ·

    sorry, can't come - it's my son's birthday that day so it's party time for me! jelly & ice cream!
    - have a good time in liverpool

  6. nessastardom
    nessastardom ·

    I'm still wondering If I can afford it but I am free that day so I'm going to add myself in the guest list in hope that I can afford to come! :D x

  7. easilydistracted
    easilydistracted ·

    hey, I left a comment before but I thought I better say here too, I can't make this one as my parents are visiting that weekend, sorry!

  8. alilomo
    alilomo ·

    Yeah I'd really like to come, depends on work though we are hella busy at the moment.

  9. jennysparkle
    jennysparkle ·

    Oooo sounds fun! Miss all you beauties! Hopefully we should be able to make it! x x x x

  10. spudhead1uk
    spudhead1uk ·

    Yeah I'm soooo looking forward for this................doing the happy dance, ..Doing the happy dance.......

  11. louwest
    louwest ·

    @staygoldxxx fancy joining us?!

  12. spudhead1uk
    spudhead1uk ·

    fingers crossed for good weather on saturday

  13. kneehigh85
    kneehigh85 ·

    @johnccc as this is now five days away, I should probably confirm the plans. Is there a coffee shop or cafe or pub in lime street station we could meet at?

  14. johnccc
    johnccc ·

    @kneehigh85 I am totally gutted to say that I can't make it this weekend : ( A couple of things have come up that mean I can't go . The best place for you all to meet is out side of Boots located inside the station , you'll be able to see everyone getting off the trains there . I hope to make it to the next meet up !!!

  15. kneehigh85
  16. kneehigh85
    kneehigh85 ·

    Right gang - we need to make final plans for Saturday - shall we meet in the station outside Boots at about 12 - 12:30? Who is actually coming?

  17. louwest
    louwest ·

    me. x

  18. kneehigh85
    kneehigh85 ·

    @louwest - could be just me, you, Adam and James!

  19. louwest
    louwest ·

    @kneehigh85 mmm, it's a long way to go for just us 4!

  20. kneehigh85
    kneehigh85 ·

    @louwest - that is what I was thinking. Could do some Yorkshire type stuff?

  21. louwest
    louwest ·

    @kneehigh85 yeah, makes sense.

  22. nessastardom
    nessastardom ·

    I Can't make it this time around due to money but if you could let me know for next time id love to join in and i'll do some crazy saving :D x @kneehigh85

  23. lostlittlekid
    lostlittlekid ·

    Please notify me if you ever decide to meet in Manchester, I'm in need of lomo friends. Yes, I'm all alone :( @kneehigh85

  24. kneehigh85
    kneehigh85 ·

    @lostlittlekid - we're always in Manchester! I am going to be there on Saturday 2 March for 2 reasons - it is the last day of the Lomo store and there is a protest against the EDL in town. Feel free to come and meet us!

  25. lostlittlekid
    lostlittlekid ·

    I'll be there!!! @kneehigh85

  26. spudhead1uk
    spudhead1uk ·

    so who is confirmed for saturday then...aside from the 4 of us

  27. marthasmarvels
    marthasmarvels ·

    Me and my fella @pigdog were going to come - but we are from Leeds too so would be up for more Yorkshire based activities if it works out better that way.

  28. mike-brits
    mike-brits ·

    Hey y'all, is this still going down, I'm from Liverpool and would love to walk around with some other lomographers. I don't do much Lomo here, the development is terribad here, but I'm more keen to bring the Holga out and meet new people :)

  29. petecarr
    petecarr ·

    Morning. It's been ages since I took my LCA out, and I've sadly never used my Diana so I'm up for a walk n shoot.

  30. kneehigh85
    kneehigh85 ·

    Hey @spudhead1uk I am trying to figure out if we should continue to Liverpool as planned (maybe just in one car though so we can all chip for petrol). There is me, you, Adam and Lou coming from here. Also @marthasmarvels and @pigdog are coming but obviously as they are Yorkshire based then they could do somthing local. Then there is @petecarr and @mike-brits who are both in liverpool so it would be nice to meet them if they are deffo planning to come with. Also I haven't had a reply from @jennysparkle (get your arse in gear lady!) to see if her and her fella are coming too. Can anyone help me formulate a plan ASAP!

  31. kneehigh85
    kneehigh85 ·

    @louwest @nicolas_noir

  32. mike-brits
    mike-brits ·

    Hey @kneehigh85 I'd be willing to come out if you guys are in liverpool but wont be willing to travel out of as I have work to do on that day that I'm shifting aside to make new friends :) just let me know if you guys are coming, and if so, I'm in :)

  33. spudhead1uk
    spudhead1uk ·

    if we still doing liverpool then nothing has changed.....but if were doing something yorkshire wise any suggestions are welcome......and please take into consideration the weather....

  34. kneehigh85
    kneehigh85 ·

    Right gang for reasons relating to group size we are not Liverpool-ing tomorrow sadly. This will be put off to a date in april or something so watch this space. For the Yorkshire based folk we are going to Hawarth. Plan is to meet at 12 for lunch and a get to know type deal then a photo walk probably encompassing some pubs. If you plan to come canyou text and let me know so I know who to expect. My number is 07732173911. Thanks all.

  35. kneehigh85
  36. spudhead1uk
    spudhead1uk ·

    I agree with kneehigh85 ...there WILL be a liverpool meet up...(yes im voiceing my opinion ..lol).....probably on a weekend....even better if there are any events taking place in april or may..all the more photography fun.....opinions and suggestions welcome and wanted...and Plenty of notice will be given hopefully ,about meet up dates.....
    so for u fellow lomographers that will be at Haworth tomorrow ,I look forward to seeing u......and those who cant make it ....hope to see u in the near future......so keep on clicking... (yes a camera joke ,thats just how i roll) ........Hail lomography "Yeahhh!!" film will never die.........lmao..

  37. petecarr
    petecarr ·

    Lemme know when you do pop over. It's a great place to be a photographer :)

  38. pinkfallingstars
    pinkfallingstars ·

    Sorry guys I didnt see this...soo gutting ): just been mad busy ):

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