London Readers Meet-Up Tonight at 8PM for Some Drinks!
by Alex Billington
October 13, 2009
I'm currently in London at the moment for a brief visit surrounding Wes Anderson's Fantastic Mr. Fox. I'll be heading to the Roald Dahl estate later today for a tour and visit and also talking with Wes Anderson, Bill Murray, and Jason Schwartzman. You'll be hearing plenty more about that side of my visit to London soon enough, but if you're a London-based reader of FS.net and want to catch up for a few drinks tonight, Peter from SlashFilm and I are hosting a meet-up at the Nellie Dean pub (seen in the photo above) tonight, Tuesday, October 13th at 20:00 (8:00PM). Hopefully I'll get to meet a few of you tonight, so stop by later!
Nellie Dean is located at 89 Dean St., Soho, London (Google Maps). We'll be there starting at 8PM for a few hours, most likely. We'd love to meet you no matter who you are, readers young and old, movie fans or not (although I hope you are a fan of movies at least!). You can follow my Twitter for more updates (if there is a location change or otherwise). I'm only in town until Thursday morning for a short visit, but I haven't been to London in a long time and I'm already loving it (I wish I could stay longer). And as for the Fantastic Mr. Fox stuff, expect some great coverage on that coming up soon as well. See you at Nellie Dean tonight I hope!
Reader Feedback - 16 Comments
Oh man, if only I had known sooner I would have travelled down. Have a great time Kai
Kaiser on Oct 13, 2009
Jon and I from HeyUGuys.co.uk will be there. Very much looking forward to meeting you, Peter and many other UK bloggers. Dave
David Sztypuljak on Oct 13, 2009
Ahh what a shame it was posted so late. I can't really justify a full days work and then travelling 2 hrs up to london to catch you guys.. next time! Cheers
dom on Oct 13, 2009
Hahaha, your in London hope ya have a fun time, plenty of hoe's in SOHO ;o) If it was next tuesday it would of been no bother cos am commin down from up north to see my friend in...dont laugh(Mamamia) he got to play pierce brosnans part. any way if your in england at the moment try to find your self a drink called BUCKFAST!!! Alcohol and Caffeine fuled, one bottle and your hyper pissed add that stuff with champang and you got your self a Velvet Elvis. Anyhoo have fun.
LV 426 on Oct 13, 2009
I think i might pop down and say hello this evening. What will i be looking for?
Adam@UK on Oct 13, 2009
oh man I would love to meet up with you guys! any chance of travelling to the remote city of Perth, Western Australia anytime in the near future?... No?
El Hoopso on Oct 13, 2009
What's with the late notice? I live in England but not London, would love to have had a chat, next time Alex could you give us a bit of a warning
Jonathan on Oct 13, 2009
Nice pub that is just to say.
Adam@UK on Oct 13, 2009
My favourite Soho boozer! I can be found at the bar most nights (identifiable by a somewhat aged brown Filson satchel). Come tap me on the shoulder if your there a little early. I can't stay as I have front row centre to see Spiritualized tonight.. Enjoy! Jamie
Jamie G on Oct 13, 2009
I'm in London on Saturday, dang just missed ye's. Och well. Have a pint on me, I'll pay for it next time! If you get the chance check out this gallery: http://www.lazinc.com/exhibitions/rathbone/ The show on at the moment is by http://www.antonymicallef.com/ Have fun!
Crapola on Oct 13, 2009
Why did it have to be London... Manchester is where it's at!
Gazwan Aldafai on Oct 13, 2009
If your near wiltshire let me know. Love the site!
Link1983 on Oct 13, 2009
crap! if i had of checked here at lunch i'd have come along
el on Oct 13, 2009
Well you had your fingers crossed for that Wes Anderson interview and it looks like you've got it!! But damn, Wes Anderson, Bill Murray, and Jason Schwartzman. Congrats!!! Can't wait to read the write up on that one!! You know you're making all us FS.net fans stateside jealous, right?...When will you do something reciprocal like interview Michael Caine and Christian Bale at bar in the states?:P
Marc on Oct 13, 2009
NO! i was RIGHT THERE and i didnt check till i got home! 🙁 oh dear
ant on Oct 13, 2009
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