FMUKCON - 2020 - Glasgow - 28 March

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Re: FMUKCON - 2020 - Glasgow - 28 March

#101 Post by yogi » Sun Mar 22, 2020 8:20 pm

chelle1973 wrote:
Sun Mar 22, 2020 5:51 pm
Take care Diane! The NHS are heroes!!

I am happy postponing til next year also.

My friends travelled from Edinburgh to Glasgow the other day as they had an overnight stay booked in a hotel, they got there to find out the hotel had closed. No word of warning, check your accommodation before you travel steve!

I'm still in the house, apart from when walking the dog! Thank god for Netflix & Spotify lol
I agree, take care especially everyone in the NHS and those working in shops.

Hope you’re feeling ok chelle.

Feel like the next FMUKCON is going to be a bumper celebration when all this is over.
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Re: FMUKCON - 2020 - Glasgow - 28 March

#102 Post by Beate » Mon Mar 23, 2020 10:50 am

:popcorn: Member No. 1 of the "100 free films in 2020" club. 1 seen :popcorn:
o/ Member No. 1 of the "100 free films in 2009 - 2019" clubs. 826 seen o/
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Re: FMUKCON - 2020 - Glasgow - 28 March

#103 Post by prettyxcool » Mon Mar 23, 2020 1:14 pm

Thanks, Beate, that's good news!
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Re: FMUKCON - 2020 - Glasgow - 28 March

#104 Post by steve » Mon Mar 23, 2020 6:10 pm

With everything shutting down we will not be going now

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Re: FMUKCON - 2020 - Glasgow - 28 March

#105 Post by asamaic » Mon Mar 23, 2020 8:57 pm

Finally... common sense prevails! Good to see refunds all round - it sent the wrong message not letting people cancel non-essential travel. Now it's just the accommodation to get sorted... I think I might just take the credit with Travelodge rather than go through insurance.
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Re: FMUKCON - 2020 - Glasgow - 28 March

#106 Post by prettyxcool » Wed Mar 25, 2020 9:43 pm

So I got an email from Travelodge to apologise that they have to close their hotels in response to Government's instructions and we can have a full refund or a credit plus an additional 25% extra. That works for me, as we can use the credit up to 30 December 2021. So much better. Yay!

Please do not cancel this booking yourself and read the information below carefully.

If you prepaid for your booking you are entitled to a full refund and our standard terms and conditions have been waived.

However, we are offering you a voucher for the full amount pa*d for this booking plus an additional 25% extra in value.
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2013 - 115 Seen (12 premieres). Also 6 theatres/shows, 5 concerts
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Re: FMUKCON - 2020 - Glasgow - 28 March

#107 Post by chelle1973 » Thu Mar 26, 2020 12:17 am

Yay! Got the same email too 👍
Preferred cinemas: Any in Edinburgh!

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Re: FMUKCON - 2020 - Glasgow - 28 March

#108 Post by steve9872 » Thu Mar 26, 2020 12:28 pm

I booked at Alexander Thomson Hotel through Agoda, and my no refunds booking has just been refunded in full. Now to figure out how to get a refund on the train tickets.
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Re: FMUKCON - 2020 - Glasgow - 28 March

#109 Post by McG » Thu Mar 26, 2020 12:44 pm

steve9872 wrote:
Thu Mar 26, 2020 12:28 pm
I booked at Alexander Thomson Hotel through Agoda, and my no refunds booking has just been refunded in full. Now to figure out how to get a refund on the train tickets.
Great stuff, steve9872. Delighted the refunds are coming through and I'm sure you'll get to grips with train ticket refund as well 🤞 Stay well, FMUKers 😉
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Re: FMUKCON - 2020 - Glasgow - 28 March

#110 Post by steve9872 » Thu Mar 26, 2020 1:32 pm

Looks like I can get the train tickets refunded also. Online application followed by a freepost address to return the paper tickets.
Member number 13 of the 100 free films in 2019 club. o/
My more realistic target is 80 :tears:
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61 seen 2016 :tears:
86 seen 2015 8-)
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90 seen 2013 8-)
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60 seen 2010 8-)

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