Things we've said

Welcome Dan

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We're very excited to announce, better late than never, the arrival at menusandblocks of Dan Smith!


NGOs, get Drupal working for YOU!

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“Drupal for NGOs” is the bi-monthly bash held at Amnesty International in London and as the title suggests, it’s all about encouraging NGOs to harness Drupal powa!

There were 3 presentations interspersed with plenty of friendly banter, wine and nibbles. The focus? Creating powerful intranets with Drupal.

DrupalcampUK Round Up

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Sniff, farewell first DrupalcampUK, we'll miss you, can't wait to see you next time, sob |-;

Ahem, seriously, DrupalcampUK ROCKED!!!, with Drupal rock stars attending from as far away as Germany, London and Middlesbrough!

DrupalCamp UK

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DrupalCamp UK is on the 13th and 14th of June, yay!!! The first of its kind in the UK, the event is being hosted by the BBC at their Broadcasting House on Oxford Road, Manchester. If you're the slightest bit interested in Drupal then head over to to book yourself a free ticket now, yes it's FREE!

Incidently, we've heard that a LOT of pizza is turning up on the Saturday night, so go grab a ticket and then come grab a slice of the action!

Trouble installing Drupal? Try Acquia's installer

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If you're new to web development, or have little experience of using the command line, installing Drupal can be a little daunting.
Now, Acquia, the Drupal support company set up by Drupal's founder, Dries Buytaert, has released an installer that will set everything up for you on your Mac or Windows PC.
This way you can have a local development environment to play with without having to worry about uploading files, setting permissions or finding hidden files.
Download it from