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Brighton Wikimedia Meetup Number 2


Date and time: Saturday 3 February 2024, 12:00 (midday)


Location: The Bright Helm, West Street, BN1 2RE


The pub is a short walk downhill in an almost straight line towards the sea from Brighton railway station.



Add your name to this list if you can make it to our second meeting. People of all ages and all Wikimedia projects (including people who are just curious) are welcome!

Please also invite any Sussex/Brighton Wikimedia people you know (or have had wiki dealings with) – spread the word!

  1. HJ Mitchell | Penny for your thoughts? 22:23, 26 December 2023 (UTC)[reply]
  2. I'll be there! Hassocks5489 (talk) 23:04, 26 December 2023 (UTC)[reply]
  3. Assuming no work crops up. --Lcawte (talk) 11:37, 27 December 2023 (UTC)[reply]
  4. Will hopefully make it to this! the wub "?!" 21:08, 27 December 2023 (UTC)[reply]
  5. Almost certainly. Thryduulf (talk: meta · en.wp · wikidata) 20:17, 28 December 2023 (UTC)[reply]
  6. I'll be there, subject to Southern's service updates and train strikes. Ritchie333 (talk) 12:10, 15 January 2024 (UTC)[reply]
    Jeez, I spoke too soon! Ritchie333 (talk) 15:51, 15 January 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Interested but can't make it

Please add yourself below if you can't make this event but you'd like to be notified of future events in Brighton
  1. Can't make this one, as I'm busy that day. Feel free to ping me about future Brighton meetups- definitely would be up for coming down if free. Joseph2302 (talk) 10:38, 4 January 2024 (UTC)[reply]
  2. Won't be able to make this one, unfortunately, but might be able to make a future one if held again in a few months! Acalamari 03:56, 14 January 2024 (UTC)[reply]
  3. Greyzxq (talk) 22:33, 15 January 2024 (UTC)[reply]
  4. Will try to be there. Can offer lifts from London direction, if anyone needs one. Thanks. Mike Peel (talk) 07:09, 30 December 2023 (UTC)[reply]
    1. Sorry, I can't make it in the end, too much I need to catch up on this weekend. :( Will do my best to get to the next one. Mike Peel (talk) 14:59, 2 February 2024 (UTC)[reply]



Informal chitchat with no set agenda. If the weather is reasonable, we may go for a walk after lunch to take photos. You can email Harry if you're arriving later and want to know where we are.

If you have some ideas for discussion topics, please put them below.

About the meet up

The Bright Helm pub.

A social gathering for Wikimedia enthusiasts, where we...

  • Drink coffee and/or beer and possibly have lunch.
  • Chat about Wikipedia and any other topics we fancy.
  • Go for a walk (weather dependent!) and look at notable local features

Mainly a casual social event. You can expect to meet some very keen Wikipedians, however this is also an open invitation to anyone interested in finding out more about Wikipedia, other Wikimedia projects, projects re-using Wikipedia, and other collaborative wiki projects. Feel free to come along and raise these discussions over a beer. Alcohol consumption is optional.

Look for Wikipedia-themed hoodies or t-shirts. You can email Harry if you're not sure.



The Bright Helm is a Wetherspoons pub on West Street, between the railway station and the seafront. The station is just under ten minutes' walk away. West Street is served by many buses heading for the station; many other buses stop within walking distance. Wifi and food are available in the pub.