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Assorted outings with the staff of Softel - the company I work for. These are either events organised by the company, or nights out which just happened to involve people from work.
- Beer Festival
- Friday 29th April 2005
A few pictures from my brief visit to the beer festival, and my last chance to see a load of old work friends before leaving the country.
- Friday 8th - Sunday 10th April 2005
A weekend break at David's place in Padstow.
- Leaving Do
- Friday 11th March 2005
My last day at the company, provoking the usual obligatory drinks etc.
- Friday 10th - Sunday 12th December 2004
Softel's Christmas party - a weekend away in Cologne.
- Whisky Night
- Friday 1st October 2004
A Friday evening whisky tasting session.
- Rich and Rosie's Wedding
- Saturday 31st July 2004
Rich and Rosie's wedding in rural Wiltshire.
- Richard's Stag Do
- Saturday 17th July 2004
An evening in Reading in an assortment of pubs for Rich's stag do.
- Beer Festival
- Friday 30th April 2004
A night spent at Reading's annual beer festival.
- My Birthday in Windsor
- Saturday 13th March 2004
A pub crawl in Windsor to celebrate my Birthday.
- Oxford with Duncan Two
- Friday 5th March 2004
Another night out in Oxford.
- Nando's and Scruffy's
- Thursday 12th February 2004
An evening out with some people from work, first for dinner at Nando's, and then for some Guinness at Scruffy Murphy's.
- Softel's Christmas Party 2003
- Saturday 13th December 2003
Our annual Christmas jaunt, this year held at Danesfield House near Marlow.
- Ha! Ha!
- Thursday 4th December 2003
A few pictures from a meal in Ha! Ha! with a few people from work.
- David and Cheryl's Engagement and Fireworks Party
- Saturday 8th November 2003
David and Cheryl's engagement party, which was conveniently held in conjunction with their annual fireworks party.
- Oxford with Duncan One
- Friday 17th October 2003
A night out with Duncan et al in the rather wonderful city of Oxford.
- London Pub Crawl
- Wednesday 8th October 2003
A tour around some historic pubs in the City.
- Richard's Congratulations Thingy
- Tuesday 9th September 2003
A night out in Reading at Nando's, then The Brewery Tap, to mark Richard becoming a permanent member of staff, or something like that.
- Tuesday 2nd September 2003
A night out in Newbury with Mike and Barry.
- Saturday 21st June 2003
A day at the races with champagne, hats and everything.
- Mike's Pictures from George's Birthday
- Friday 13th June 2003
Pictures taken by Mike Kenna at George's birthday outing.
- George's Birthday
- Friday 13th June 2003
A surprise party at the Calcot Hotel, to celebrate the birthday of the MD of my company.
- Pangbourne Fete
- Saturday 7th June 2003
A few pictures from a village fete that turned out to not actually be worse than death after all.
- Beer Festival
- Friday 2nd May 2003
Under the cold English typical early summer weather, we enjoyed trying lots of beers!
- Pangbourne and Whitchurch Pub Crawl
- Saturday March 22nd 2003
A kind of filling-in session, for the pubs missed and people not present during the previous week's pub crawl.
- Mexican Night
- Wednesday 19th February 2003
Kevin and Simon in my flat for a spot of Mexican food, plenty of beer, and a glass or two of champagne.
- Vanessa Celebration Thingy
- Tuesday 4th February 2003
A night out with Vanessa and co to celebrate her getting funding for her MSc course, or something like that.
- Mia Beni
- Friday 24th January 2003
A meal in the very nice Italian restaurant in Pangbourne.
- Barry's Pie Night
- Saturday January 12th 2003
Barry's birthday, celebrated via the medium of pie eating.
- Christmas Curry 2002
- Wednesday 18th December 2002
Our annual lunchtime outing from the office to the nearby Indian restaurant.
- Softel Christmas Party 2002
- Saturday December 7th 2002
My company's annual jaunt, this year at a lovely hotel in Dorset.
- David's Fireworks Party
- Saturday November 2nd 2002
Hardly any pictures of fireworks, surprisingly.
- An Evening in My Dining Room
- Friday 27th September 2002
Me, Simon and Kevin drinking beer in my dining room, without any real purpose.
- Ian's Barbeque
- Saturday 31st August 2002
The night Ian invited a few people from work round to his house for a barbeque.
- David's Party
- Saturday July 20th 2002
Pig, Plymouth, pints, party.
- Simon's Results
- Monday 17th June 2002
A night out to celebrate Simon (the one from work) having got his degree results. The first night out with digital camera number three!
- Softel Christmas Party 2001
- Saturday 15th December 2001
Softel's annual Christmas outing, this year in Stratford with a slightly curious (but very inspirational!) fancy dress theme of the London Underground.
- Jazz Club
- Saturday 24th November 2001
A night out to celebrate Jill's birthday at The Jazz Club in Reading.
- A Night Out with Rob and Paul
- Wednesday 23rd May 2001
Some superbly badly taken pictures of a night out with Rob and Paul, also with guest appearances from Simon Steele (PI) and the Rt Hon David Symons. Plus strange looking women.
- A Weekend in Belgium
- Friday 9th - Sunday 11th March 2001
A weekend trip to Brugges and Antwerp.
- Softel's Christmas Party 2000
- Saturday 2nd December 2000
Softel's annual festive outing, this year to Harrogate.
- Softel Christmas Party 1999
- Friday 10th - Saturday 11th December 1999
Two nights in Brugges for our annual Christmas party.