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30yo British Male - Looking to meet new people

Postby Definitely Maybe » Sun, 04 Mar 2012 1:48 am

I just arrived in Singapore on a 2 year Employment Pass - interested in meeting more expats and locals for nights out etc.

Interested in music, sport, socialising and women (might as well be honest!).

Would like to get to know areas like clarke quay etc better so if there are any meet-ups planned I might be interested - not the kind of place to go alone.

I just turned 30 so I hope I can get off with posting this in the 20's section....

Thanks

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Postby BillyB » Sun, 04 Mar 2012 10:20 am

Are you a Manc (and like Oasis) by any chance?!

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Postby danzakuduro » Sun, 04 Mar 2012 10:41 am

will be on another 2 years EP also. I play tennis and do welcome weekend drinks. Whereabout in town do you live?

Can't drop pm as yet.

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Postby Definitely Maybe » Sun, 04 Mar 2012 1:39 pm

BillyB wrote:Are you a Manc (and like Oasis) by any chance?!


Haha - nah, Im not a Manc but I am a fan of Oasis.

will be on another 2 years EP also. I play tennis and do welcome weekend drinks. Whereabout in town do you live?

Can't drop pm as yet.


I live in the west, near pioneer MRT...miles away from most things.

Cant say Im a tennis fan im afraid but Im into football.
I go running and swimming and do a bit of weights (nothing major).

Tbh, im just looking to see if there are any other like-minded expats of a similiar age who are up for having a laugh at the weekend - bit of a drink, round a few bars, try a few different places, mingle etc.

Alot of the expats I meet just want to go to to Orchard Towers and whilst I think its a funny place and had some good nights there I also think Singapore has more to offer.

I went for a stroll round Clarke Quay one night and thought it might be a pretty good place if there was a group of people together.
Id also like to get to know places like 'Zouk', Duxton/Tanjong Pagar etc.

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Postby TPHK » Mon, 05 Mar 2012 7:05 pm

Hi

I am 29 and also a Brit and would be keen to meet for a drink. Have been here for 3 months. I am going to try the WNDC this Wednesday if you fancy it.

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Also internations and meetups are good ways to meet other expats.

Cheers
Tom

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Postby Definitely Maybe » Mon, 05 Mar 2012 10:59 pm

TPHK wrote:Hi

I am 29 and also a Brit and would be keen to meet for a drink. Have been here for 3 months. I am going to try the WNDC this Wednesday if you fancy it.

ftopic86176.html

Also internations and meetups are good ways to meet other expats.

Cheers
Tom


Tom - thanks for the suggestion but I cant make this wednesday as busy with work. Might take you up on the offer in the near future though.

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Postby Definitely Maybe » Tue, 06 Mar 2012 6:31 pm

Can anyone who is PMing me please add their email address - I cant reply as I dont have enough posts yet.

...pointless restriction... :roll:

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Postby danzakuduro » Thu, 08 Mar 2012 10:05 pm

you need another post to PM. :)

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Postby bottomofaglass » Fri, 09 Mar 2012 6:47 am

il be up for grabbing a beer

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Postby the lynx » Fri, 09 Mar 2012 9:21 am

Definitely Maybe wrote:
TPHK wrote:Hi

I am 29 and also a Brit and would be keen to meet for a drink. Have been here for 3 months. I am going to try the WNDC this Wednesday if you fancy it.

ftopic86176.html

Also internations and meetups are good ways to meet other expats.

Cheers
Tom


Tom - thanks for the suggestion but I cant make this wednesday as busy with work. Might take you up on the offer in the near future though.


http://forum.singaporeexpats.com/forum53.html

Try Friday Night Drinking Club (FNDC) then.

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Postby nakatago » Fri, 09 Mar 2012 9:39 am

Definitely Maybe wrote:Can anyone who is PMing me please add their email address - I cant reply as I dont have enough posts yet.

...pointless restriction... :roll:


It's a way of preventing spammers of just registering and sending you spam PMs...or delusional men from messaging single females.

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Postby BillyB » Fri, 09 Mar 2012 9:53 am

nakatago wrote:
Definitely Maybe wrote:Can anyone who is PMing me please add their email address - I cant reply as I dont have enough posts yet.

...pointless restriction... :roll:


It's a way of preventing spammers of just registering and sending you spam PMs...or delusional men from messaging single females.

-Moderator


But it isn't really a strong deterrent for the second point. They can post 5 random posts, and then they are free to work there charm.....

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Postby JR8 » Fri, 09 Mar 2012 10:04 am

BillyB wrote:But it isn't really a strong deterrent for the second point. They can post 5 random posts, and then they are free to work there charm.....


No, they're not hard to spot. Reckon most only get to rack up max 3-4 inane posts before being shown a yellow card.

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Postby nakatago » Fri, 09 Mar 2012 10:07 am

BillyB wrote:
nakatago wrote:
Definitely Maybe wrote:Can anyone who is PMing me please add their email address - I cant reply as I dont have enough posts yet.

...pointless restriction... :roll:


It's a way of preventing spammers of just registering and sending you spam PMs...or delusional men from messaging single females.

-Moderator


But it isn't really a strong deterrent for the second point. They can post 5 random posts, and then they are free to work there charm.....


I did not design the system.

BTW, it's "their" :P

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Postby the lynx » Fri, 09 Mar 2012 10:33 am

nakatago wrote:
BillyB wrote:
nakatago wrote:
Definitely Maybe wrote:Can anyone who is PMing me please add their email address - I cant reply as I dont have enough posts yet.

...pointless restriction... :roll:


It's a way of preventing spammers of just registering and sending you spam PMs...or delusional men from messaging single females.

-Moderator


But it isn't really a strong deterrent for the second point. They can post 5 random posts, and then they are free to work there charm.....


I did not design the system.

BTW, it's "their" :P


Tee hee hee.... Pedantic.

Didn't we discussed that not long ago? :P


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