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Huddersfield (or near by) mumsnetters?

(46 Posts)
maturer Tue 05-Apr-05 23:31:44

Not a local but lived here a long time. Got loads of great friends but feel the need to meet some new people- anyone fancy a get together in/ near Huddersfield?

gingerbear Tue 05-Apr-05 23:33:22

CarrieG lives in Huddersfield. Lots in west yorks too, we arrange meet-ups now and again.
(I am in Doncaster)

maturer Tue 05-Apr-05 23:37:35

Thanks GB will look out for next meet up then. Just feel sometimes can get stuck in a rut and good to spread your wings a bit meeting other people. MN's been so supportive to me over last year and a half since I started posting (not always under same name)would be nice to put some faces to nicknames!

Bogwoppit Fri 08-Apr-05 22:50:30

i'm in brighouse not far from hudds.

CarrieG Fri 08-Apr-05 22:59:14

Yep, I'm in Huddersfield! Definitely up for a meet-up...what d'you fancy doing? Beer/meal/something kid-friendly?

Yorkiegirl Fri 08-Apr-05 23:30:06

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maturer Sat 09-Apr-05 22:15:51

Hi all, nice to find others near by. Yorkiegirl I'm sure we talked on MN a year or so ago (relationship thread- you were very supportive-I was under a different name then) I thought at the time from your name you were probably near by. Anyway, would love to do a meet up.I'm easy, will fit with what's best for all and their circumstances (children/work etc). As a starter suggestion how about a meet up just for us mums, evening sometime for a drink to get to know one another?

Yorkiegirl Sat 09-Apr-05 22:20:17

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maturer Sat 09-Apr-05 23:23:09

How about an old fashioned pub (where you can here yourself speak- showing my age) The Head of Steam right at the train station ( for those who may travel) in Huddersfield? Or if there are too many having to travel somewhere more central depending on where all coming from? open to suggetions!! Once we fix a place we can talk dates times etc?

Yorkiegirl Sun 10-Apr-05 13:42:42

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maturer Sun 10-Apr-05 16:00:37

What about Brewsters at Ainley Top (just as you come of Mway jct 24 at the first roundabout you get to -straight on.) It's more of a family type pub but in the evenimgs I'm sure you could get a drink and a chat?

Yorkiegirl Sun 10-Apr-05 16:04:09

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CarrieG Sun 10-Apr-05 21:19:23

Well, just to be awkward the Head of Steam would suit me better because I don't drive - get on the train YG, it takes 20 minutes & you could actually HAVE a drink...!

Could probably find Brewsters if it suits the majority better, tho' - I'm easy!

Yorkiegirl Sun 10-Apr-05 21:21:35

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CarrieG Sun 10-Apr-05 21:24:18

I did for the Morley meet-up, they're quite regular.

Honestly don't mind, dh can chauffeur me to Brewsters (& stick his head round the door as he is convinced I've secretly joined a coven...)

Yorkiegirl Sun 10-Apr-05 21:56:41

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Bogwoppit Mon 11-Apr-05 13:38:26

either place suits me, but not on a monday night! and 8pm is best time for me to get somewhere.

maturer Mon 11-Apr-05 19:00:05

Hi all, getting closer to a place! Looks like Head of Steam would suit more (sorry YG I'll give you specific directions)How about as a firts stab at a date- 8pm Thurs 21st April any takers or further suggestions?

Yorkiegirl Mon 11-Apr-05 19:06:51

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maturer Mon 11-Apr-05 21:28:37

Fine for me (at moment!)Thursday 28th April 8pm Head of Steam Huddersfield - any takers? Different suggestions?

Bogwoppit Tue 12-Apr-05 10:54:30

fine for me.

maturer Tue 12-Apr-05 19:56:31

Great Bogwoppit, we are 2 so far- gaining momentum!Anyone else ok this venue, time date?

maturer Sat 16-Apr-05 14:02:47

BUMP!( don't the meet-up threads move on fast?)
Anyone still interested?
Gingerbread? Yorkiegirl? CarrieG? Bogwoppit?

CarrieG Tue 19-Apr-05 20:26:49

Sorry, not been online! Can't do Thurs 21st as dh's band are playing at another bar in Hudds - anyone welcome to come along & laugh at him...

I'm up for the 28th tho'...

maturer Wed 20-Apr-05 21:21:03

Hi CarrieG,
Thought the thread had died a death as went very quiet, thanks for getting online!
Are you ok with venue for 28th? At moment seems you, me and Bogwoppit up for it. Not heard from Yorkiegirl but from threads of hers I've seen she's having a difficult time at the moment.
Anyone else out there care to join us?

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