Please be aware that we cannot approve new members without a surname or initial IN THE HEADING.
If you're not sure what to do just do not enter your Christian name on it's own anywhere on the application form.
Expand your social network and share fun experiences, explore new places, and make new friends.
Live music, theatre, dining, bowling, cinema, weekend breaks, cultural events, foreign holidays - the list is endless. We are always happy to welcome new members but please take note that as and from Jan 2016 applications without a surname WILL BE DECLINED.
If this seems like the group for you and you are aged 50-70 why not join now. This is without exception as it causes far too much confusion with payments etc as we have multiple members with the same first name.
You will be required to pay €5 within 2 weeks of joining the group. Code of Conduct: The group is intended to be relaxed, informal and friendly.
As a minimum, the following code of conduct is expected of all members, hosts and organisers.
No abuse of the organisers/other members will be tolerated.
(verbal/physical) No using the group for commercial enterprise If you change your mind about attending an event please change your RSVP in good time, so others can partake in the event AND contact the host by phone.
Any member who repeatedly breaches this code will be removed from the group and banned.
Part 1 A bullet fired from a gun travels 1000 feet a second or more.
One such bullet, a .22 weighing just 35 grains, took down an 18-year-old boy in an instant ...
and flung once-close friends into an endless cycle of guilt, pain and recrimination.
JARED GILKENSON: I've been beating myself up for—for 11 years over this thing. DAVID STEBBINS: Never in 1,000 years, you know, you would think that this would happen to you. The town of Plainfield in eastern Connecticut is where this story plays out – an old Yankee mill town, where everybody knows everybody, the kind of safe and friendly place where Scott and Jane Thompson wanted to raise their son, Ryan. Happy-go-lucky and lots of friends in the neighborhood. Brandy hadn't been drinking, so they all piled into her car and arrived at the party around 9 PM. BRANDY GILKENSON: There was music coming, you could hear it... Dave says everything was cool until his new girlfriend Erin spotted him – and so did her ex-boyfriend.