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    Quote Originally Posted by NickFitz View Post
    If it’s the Manchester Piccadilly one, that’s where I’m staying - only seems to be a few minutes’ walk from the venue
    It's not, that would've been ideal but my laziness has paid a price and all the nice close ones are full. I'll keep an eye out, though - that happened to me for Manchester Airport previously and I checked one day and got a room

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    Quote Originally Posted by ladymuck View Post
    Turns out that WeWork will allow one to sign up for their basic membership, use a desk for one day, and then cancel. However, they don't allow you to use said desk until 9am. Not much use when I have a meeting at 9am and need to be sat, online and logged in well before then.

    The other rent-a-desk places I've seen in Manchester have email addresses that bounce back undelivered. I think I will have to phone and talk to someone...
    Didn't I tell everybody this before! Anyway, can't guarantee, but at the one in London I pretty just walked in - I can't imagine for a minute you'll be made to hold until 0900

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    Quote Originally Posted by vwdan View Post
    Didn't I tell everybody this before! Anyway, can't guarantee, but at the one in London I pretty just walked in - I can't imagine for a minute you'll be made to hold until 0900
    I know you said about the sign up and then cancel malarkey, which is why I bothered getting in touch with them, but I don't recall anything about the 9am nonsense. Apologies if I missed that.

    I'm guessing no office will be busy on a Friday and they will let me in. Just would like to be sure. I have time yet, maybe I can convince the new PM to move the meeting

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    Quote Originally Posted by ladymuck View Post
    I know you said about the sign up and then cancel malarkey, which is why I bothered getting in touch with them, but I don't recall anything about the 9am nonsense. Apologies if I missed that.

    I'm guessing no office will be busy on a Friday and they will let me in. Just would like to be sure. I have time yet, maybe I can convince the new PM to move the meeting
    Nah, I didn't realise the 9am bit either. Can't even remember when I walked in to be honest - I wasn't feeling my most productive that day

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    Quote Originally Posted by ladymuck View Post
    Turns out that WeWork will allow one to sign up for their basic membership, use a desk for one day, and then cancel. However, they don't allow you to use said desk until 9am. Not much use when I have a meeting at 9am and need to be sat, online and logged in well before then.

    The other rent-a-desk places I've seen in Manchester have email addresses that bounce back undelivered. I think I will have to phone and talk to someone...
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    Quote Originally Posted by GhostofTarbera View Post
    Serious question - why not just work from Witherspoons

    £3.99 breakfast
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    And they do table service with the app

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    Quote Originally Posted by GhostofTarbera View Post
    Serious question - why not just work
    Work? Why would I work? My company is paying for me to attend a networking meeting. I plan on shopping and then having a nice civilised meal on Friday evening. With one or two beers.
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    Quote Originally Posted by NotAllThere View Post
    Work? Why would I work? My company is paying for me to attend a networking meeting. I plan on shopping and then having a nice civilised meal on Friday evening. With one or two beers. Followed by a bracing dip in the ship canal.
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    Ok ive booked my driver, pie and ale at 6pm.

    How will I recognise a group of cukers?

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    Quote Originally Posted by woohoo View Post
    Ok ive booked my driver, pie and ale at 6pm.

    How will I recognise a group of cukers?
    They will be the group of socially inept people looking at their phones
    “Live a good life. If there are gods and they are just, then they will not care how devout you have been, but will welcome you based on the virtues you have lived by. If there are gods, but unjust, then you should not want to worship them. If there are no gods, then you will be gone, but will have lived a noble life that will live on in the memories of your loved ones.”

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