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== LHS Around the Internet ==
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== Getting started ==
* '''Mailing List''' - (the main point of contact) - http://groups.google.co.uk/group/leeds-hack-space [http://groups.google.co.uk/group/leeds-hack-space]
 
* '''IRC''' - (#leeds-hack-space on irc.freenode.org)
 
* '''Twitter''' - (For meeting updates and general coolness alerts) - http://twitter.com/leedshackspace [http://twitter.com/leedshackspace]
 
* '''Our Blog''' - http://leeds.hackspace.org.uk [http://leeds.hackspace.org.uk] [http://leeds.hackspace.org.uk/atom RSS]
 
* '''Flickr Stream''' - http://www.flickr.com/photos/37705082@N04/
 
 
 
== Opening Times & Key Bearers ==
 
* Monday evenings: Angus
 
* Tuesday evenings: Everyone
 
* Wednesday evenings: Johnny Stirling
 
* Thursday evenings: Amr Bekhit, Richard Glover and Ronald Sousa
 
* Saturday: Everyone
 
 
 
== More Specific Pages ==
 
=== [[Events]] ===
 
 
 
For information on organised events and event ideas, as well as details on past events and other things of interest.
 
 
 
=== [[Meetings]] ===
 
Upcoming Meetings (check out what we're discussing at the next meeting, add things you'd like to discuss)
 
=== [[Space]] ===
 
[[Space|Information on the current venue]].
 
 
 
[[Royal Park|Information about the Royal Park community proposal]]
 
 
 
=== [[Projects]] ===
 
A place to come up with the next great project
 
 
 
Notable projects:
 
* [[OpenLeeds]]
 
* [[Projects/Nav_Bot_I|NavBot I]]
 
* [[Projects/Nav_Bot_II|NavBot II]]
 
* [[Projects/Wind_Turbine|Homebrew energy 1: Wind Turbine]]
 
* [[Projects/Space Automation|Space Automation]] - monitoring, alerting, automation - it's all here.
 
* [[Projects/Pingball|Pingball!]] - networked, network-themed pinball machine
 
* [[Projects/RepRap|RepRap]] - home-built 3D printer
 
* [[Projects/FlightSimHardware|Flight Simulator Hardware]]
 
* [[Projects/Portal|Portal]]
 
 
 
=== [[People]] ===
 
A place to put up details about you.
 
 
 
=== Resources ===
 
* [[Tuck Shop]]
 
* [[Component Shop]]
 
* [[Library]]
 
* [[Inventory]]
 
 
 
=== [[Links]] ===
 
A place to store useful URLs
 
 
 
== Progress ==
 
 
 
* Incorporated as non-profit company since Autumn 2009
 
* Currently awaiting bank account
 
* Venue arranged. Signed for and keys received on 09/03/2010. We are GO!
 
* Donations nearing £1000 by March 2010. Membership fees now being collected.
 
 
 
== Ongoing needs ==
 
 
 
* Income - some projects that make money (training? services?)
 
Post your thoughts and ideas in [[Fundraising]]!
 
 
 
== Inspiration and experience ==
 
 
 
* Oblong, Leeds http://www.oblongleeds.org.uk
 
* Access Space, Sheffield  http://www.access-space.org
 
* Howduino, May 23, Liverpool FACT http://www.howduino.com
 
* Johnsons scrapyard in south Leeds http://www.johnsonsofleeds.co.uk
 
* A Talk About Establishing Hacker Spaces [http://www.thelasthope.org/media/audio/64kbps/Building_Hacker_Spaces_Everywhere_Your_Excuses_are_Invalid.mp3]
 
 
 
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