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Happy Anniversary! - Today marks 9 years of London Black professionals. It has certainly been a journey and it continues to provide network and personal opportunities for members. There have been rebrands and attempts to change its focus but fundamentally it remains a great w Missy M. Apr 16, 2015 1:26 PM
Meetup details changed: Altonative does Swap and Mingle 2 - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/londonbl­ack/events/189984692/ When : Wednesday, July 2,[masked]:00 PM Missy M. Jun 29, 2014 11:36 AM
Meetup details changed: Altonative does Swap and Mingle - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/londonbl­ack/events/189984692/ When : Monday, June 30,[masked]:00 PM Missy M. Jun 28, 2014 3:30 PM
Stall opportunities at Black Book Swap 5 (updated RSVP - delete previous email) - Black Book Swap 5 has space for a limited number of stalls for businesses to sell their products/services on Saturday 28th June from 12-5pm, upstairs at the Ritzy in Brixton. In the past, over 70 attendees have joined Anthea May 12, 2014 4:33 PM
Stall opportunities at Black Book Swap 5 - Black Book Swap 5 has space for a limited number of stalls for businesses to sell their products/services on Saturday 28th June from 12-5pm, upstairs at the Ritzy in Brixton. In the past, over 70 attendees have joined Anthea May 12, 2014 4:24 PM
Anniversary update -   Please note that this Saturday's anniversary meet and greet will be at Thirst, Greek St., Soho. Looking forward to seeing lots of you down there Maks Missy M. Apr 23, 2014 10:12 AM
Monthly meet and greet - Dear All,   Our monthly meet and greet is back after the unfortunate technical issues last month. Please do RSVP in advance even if you normally just turn up so that we can let the venue know if we need to book a specific area Missy M. Mar 27, 2014 12:42 AM
Fwd: Our Recent Outage - Dear All Please see a message regarding the meetup site. I apologise for any inconvenience caused tonight and hope to see you all at the next meet and greet on 28th March. Details to be confirmed when the site i Missy M. Mar 1, 2014 2:40 AM
January Sale on membership fees -   Dear Altonatives, Happy New Year and I hope that your 2014 is kicking off positively. 2013 saw us increase the number of meetups with more cultural related talks, cinema screenings, theatre trips and business networking as well as ou Missy M. Jan 17, 2014 5:34 PM
12 years a slave preview and xmas party - A quick note for those that are keen on seeing 12 years a slave as soon as possible: The Tate Modern have a preview of the screening on Wednesday 8th. If you want to attend this then please get you tickets now as it will sell out . http://www.t Missy M. Dec 19, 2013 6:00 PM
Black yoga teacher - Hi All, Angela Dolor from London Black Expressions is seaching for a yoga teacher of African or Caribbean heritage preferably based in the south London area, or willing to travel there. She's looking for someone who could deliver group classes on Anthea Dec 14, 2013 12:16 AM
Stall opportunities at Black Book Swap 4 - Black Book Swap 4 has space for a limited number of stalls for businesses to sell their products/services on Saturday 30th November from 12-5pm, upstairs at the Ritzy in Brixton. In the past, over 70 attendees have joined this event to swap books, l Anthea Oct 31, 2013 1:02 PM
Meetup details changed: Altonative Talk and Cinema: Free - Broken on all sides - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/londonbl­ack/events/146502542/ When : Thursday, October 31,[masked]:00 Missy M. Oct 30, 2013 10:33 PM
Market Research opportunity - £150 incentive - Dear members, Hope you are all having a great summer. The below email may be of interest to some of you. Thanks Anthea ------------------------------­------------------------------­----------- Anthea Sep 2, 2013 2:15 PM
GB vs Puerto Rico Men's basketball tickets for sale - Hi I have 2 spare tickets for the GB vs Puerto Rico Men's basketball game at the Copper Box Arena, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park on Sunday 11th August. Doors open at 12pm 1.15pm - GB Wheelchair team vs help the hero exhibition ba Anthea Jul 29, 2013 6:54 PM
Re: [makmak7 74432629] DreamHost FTP-only User Activated - Apologies for the previous email. Please ignore Maks On 24 June[masked]:43, BlackcurrantC . < Missy M. Jun 24, 2013 10:59 AM
Fwd: [makmak7 74432629] DreamHost FTP-only User Activated - I've added hosting on dreamhost. You can change the DNS etc so that it's hosted separately which should allow for more flexibility with the site.  login solordeveloper password Vqq Missy M. Jun 24, 2013 10:43 AM
Meetup details changed: So Altonative: May Meet and Greet - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/altonati­ve/events/113159032/ When : Friday, May 31,[masked]:30 PM Missy M. May 15, 2013 1:46 PM
Win a pair of tickets to the Images of Black Women Festival - Back again for the 9th year IBW (Images of Black Women) Film Festival will take place 3rd May to 11th May. We are very proud to be back with a bigger festival, spread across 5 London venues, plus an Art exhibition with a focus on women’s experi Missy M. Apr 19, 2013 6:02 PM
Meetup details changed: Altonative SO: February meet and greet - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: The venue has changed but is still in the same area. http://www.meetup.com/blackpro­fessional/events/101509382/ Missy M. Feb 27, 2013 12:06 PM
Meetup details changed: LBP Christmas Party !! - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/blackpro­fessional/events/94073032/ When : Friday, December 21, Missy M. Dec 13, 2012 2:28 PM
Meetup details changed: November Meet and Greet - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/blackpro­fessional/events/88381632/ When : Friday, November 30, Missy M. Nov 29, 2012 10:59 AM
This weeks meet and greet -   Please note that a venue has now been added. It is Brown Sugar on High Holborn.They've had a refurb but the same old DJ (phew as we love him)   See you there old and new for our penultimate meet and greet of 2012 Missy M. Oct 24, 2012 4:23 PM
Meetup details changed: Monthly LBP Meet and greet - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/blackpro­fessional/events/83150402/ When : Friday, September 28, Missy M. Sep 27, 2012 1:18 PM
Meetup details changed: Cinema: Joyful Noise - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/blackpro­fessional/events/80933942/ When : Monday, September 10, Missy M. Sep 10, 2012 11:32 AM
Meetup details changed: Free Bank Holiday Summer Soiree - Carnival Special - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/blackpro­fessional/events/77668582/ When : Saturday, August 25, Missy M. Aug 25, 2012 11:11 AM
London Black Professionals Update and RSVPs - Preview not available Missy M. Aug 22, 2012 12:25 PM
Meetup details changed: Culture: Julius Caesar @Noel Coward Theatre - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/blackpro­fessional/events/77563442/ When : Saturday, August 18, Missy M. Aug 17, 2012 10:25 AM
New premium black members club - Preview not available Missy M. Aug 8, 2012 9:46 PM
Meetup details changed: Monthly LBP Meet and greet - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/blackpro­fessional/events/72588432/   I've changed this to a free meet Missy M. Jul 21, 2012 11:42 AM
This week -   Dear All, Finally after a few days of rain the sun is back and with it London Black! Don't forget that there is the first managers book club meeting tomorrow  at Waterstone's Piccadilly. This is an opportunity to bring and d Missy M. Jun 13, 2012 11:49 AM
100 events ` -   Dear All, Today was the 100th event on the meetup site. This doesn't include all the smaller group things that have been done over the year but I thought it was worthy of mention. Harry Belafonte was inspiring and demonstrate Missy M. Jun 6, 2012 11:41 PM
Meetup details changed: Mixer: Swap and Mingle Singles - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/blackcur­rant/events/62778562/ When : Tuesday, May 29,[masked]:00 PM Missy M. May 28, 2012 8:31 AM
Meetup details changed: Activity: Wine Tasting @ Vinopolis - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/blackcur­rant/events/63250462/ When : Saturday, May 26,[masked]:15 PM Missy M. May 26, 2012 11:49 AM
Fwd: The New Black Film Club Exclusive Screening of RED TAILS! Next Saturday, June 2 @ Hackney Picturehouse - Preview not available Missy M. May 23, 2012 6:50 AM
Watch the Throne Tickets and Recruitment - Dear All A quick note. A member is selling Watch the Throne tickets for tomorrow. If any of you get them and are there then text me and we can meet for a pre drink Details are: There are 6 tickets for Tuesday night.2 Block 11 Missy M. May 21, 2012 2:31 PM
The Week ahead: 21st May 2012 - Preview not available Missy M. May 20, 2012 8:04 PM
Re: ACLT call for donors - Dear All, A message from ACLT a charity who run a bone marrow register for ethnic minorities. I shall be down th Missy M. May 15, 2012 10:44 AM
May meets - please RSVP -   hello All, It was great to see so many of you at the debate on Sunday. Yes the debaters need to ....I dunno research their topics better and maybe stick to the question but I think the real debates happened afterwards in smaller grou Missy M. May 8, 2012 3:42 PM
Update Meetup next week -   The meetup is going to be at Grace Bar next week Thursday.   Hope to see as many of you that can make it. Missy M. May 3, 2012 5:04 PM
Meetup 6th party -   Please note that the venue for this has changed and will now be at Abacus from 8pm . I suggest you read the meetup details for further details. Last chance for tickets for £10 entry is today. See you all tomorrow. Wa Missy M. Apr 20, 2012 12:45 PM
Update on meetup this Saturday -   Hello All, Please note that the meetup will still happen this Saturday to celebrate the 6th anniversary of the group. The venue however will change but still be central. Please RSVP before Missy M. Apr 18, 2012 1:19 AM
Meetup details changed: LBP / BlackcurrantC March 2012 - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/blackbiz­-151/events/49732842/ RSVPs are still open. When : F Missy M. Mar 22, 2012 11:48 AM
Meetup details changed: Eat and Greet - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/blackbiz­-151/events/54481572/ Please note that the RSVP is still open although it is Missy M. Mar 12, 2012 10:35 AM
March meetups - Dear All There are two meetups booked for March. One on 13th March at Savannah Jerks which is an Eat and Greet event. Food is included. The Second is our monthly social. Please RSVP as soon as you can as spaces are limite Missy M. Mar 1, 2012 12:51 PM
Ipod meetup - Hello All, I've locatied a central venue Browns, St. Martin's Lane and we have our own private room but....NO MUSIC. There is an ipod docking thingy and a CD player so please bring your own ipods and CDs an Missy M. Feb 21, 2012 2:36 PM
January meetup - Looking forward to the 1st meet up of 2012. So far 63 people have signed up and I know others will come who never RSVP so it promises to be a good night. Few point: 1) albannach is on the sou Missy M. Jan 26, 2012 5:45 PM
*RECRUITMENT* Jobs available - Preview not available Missy M. Jan 12, 2012 12:17 PM
RE: [blackcurrantc] Fwd: WOULD YOU LIKE THE CHANCE TO MEET YOUR PERFECT PARTNER? - Awwww, I wish I could make it to the Xmas party Kia Dec 1, 2011 6:24 AM
Fwd: WOULD YOU LIKE THE CHANCE TO MEET YOUR PERFECT PARTNER? - Dear All Quick reminder to book your tickets for our Christmas Party this year which is 10th December at Living Bar, Brixton. Also for those of you looking to find Mr or Ms Right in 2012 please see below Warm Regards Maks Missy M. Nov 30, 2011 8:29 AM
Mingle if you're single party - This Friday 25th Nov - Get your names onto the guest list for THIS FRI 25th NOV – Text full names to 0 user 1. Nov 22, 2011 8:55 PM
RE: [blackcurrantc] Fwd: Be Inspired! A Day of Wealth Creation for the Next Generation - Ayodele, please may I hav some details via text/email marie Nov 2, 2011 7:45 PM
Re: [blackcurrantc] Film Africa LIVE! - Hey - how are you? Hilda Nov 2, 2011 12:42 PM
Film Africa LIVE! - Preview not available Missy M. Nov 2, 2011 12:34 PM
Fwd: Be Inspired! A Day of Wealth Creation for the Next Generation - Anyone that's interested please contact Ayodele directly as I will not be attending this event Enjoy!! Maks ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Ayodele Lukosi Missy M. Nov 2, 2011 12:27 PM
Re: [blackcurrantc] Member request for PhD help - Preview not available George W. Oct 26, 2011 11:00 PM
Re: [blackcurrantc] Member request for PhD help - Hi Sorry I am head of design and technology and teacher. Michelle Michelle M. Oct 26, 2011 12:43 PM
Re: [blackcurrantc] Member request for PhD help - Hi Grace,  I've just completed the survey. I hope it helps!  Best Regards Nicola On Wed, Oct 26, 2011 at 12:23 PM, Maks Makgoba < blackc user 2. Oct 26, 2011 12:31 PM
Member request for PhD help - My name is Grace, and I am currently doing research for my PhD which is looking at Black professionals career management, specifically whether careers are more self managed by Black Africans and Black Caribbeans. I am looking at Lawyers, Marketers, Missy M. Oct 26, 2011 12:22 PM
Re: [blackcurrantc] The Black Hair Film Series with Debate & Workshop: 30th Oct - X On Oct 20, 2011, at 9:08 AM, Maks Makgoba < [address removed] > wrote: Bryan Oct 20, 2011 2:26 PM
The Black Hair Film Series with Debate & Workshop: 30th Oct - Hey Guys Something for next weekend!!   The Black Missy M. Oct 20, 2011 2:08 PM
Waves of Protest: from Tunisia to Toxteth and Tottenham 22 October at British Museum - Preview not available Missy M. Sep 30, 2011 6:24 PM
FW: EVENT NOT TO BE MISSED.....CHANGE OF VENUE!!!! - From: iwunderwot@hotma user 1. Sep 16, 2011 10:41 PM
Somethings for the weekend - Dear All, I know that there are a couple of events coming up but for those of you looking for something to do this weekend there are 2 option Saturday 1pm - 5pm plus Mixerafterwards & Missy M. Sep 16, 2011 10:06 AM
(no subject) - http://himfaktor.ru/images/sto­ries/blog.php?html18 user 5. Sep 16, 2011 8:46 AM
(no subject) - http://himfaktor.ru/images/sto­ries/blog.php?html18 user 5. Sep 16, 2011 8:46 AM
FW: EVENT NOT TO BE MISSED - From: iwunderwot@hotma user 1. Sep 15, 2011 1:58 PM
Re: [blackcurrantc] Spare ticket for respect la diva - I would go babe but I can't find a flight to get me there fast enough.. Derrick C. Sep 9, 2011 9:10 PM
Re: [blackcurrantc] Spare ticket for respect la diva - Wish i could but already have plans for the evening. Have fun Gbola Sep 9, 2011 8:02 PM
Spare ticket for respect la diva - Spare ticket in row K for respect la diva tonight. £30 Please text me if you want it and can make it. 7.45, Garrick theatre nr Leicester Square Warm regards Maks Missy M. Sep 9, 2011 5:36 PM
Meetup details changed: LBP New Year's Eve Party at the Blag Club,Notting Hill - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/blackbiz­-151/calendar/15464969/ When : Friday, December 31,[masked]:00 PM Missy M. Dec 31, 2010 10:35 AM
New Meetup: Sexy Black Party for Halloween - Announcing a new Meetup for The London Black Professionals Group! What : Sexy Black Party for Halloween When : Friday, October 29,[masked]:00 PM user 1. Sep 28, 2010 12:14 PM
New Meetup: Ruby Lo Gathering! - Announcing a new Meetup for The London Black Professionals Group! What : Ruby Lo Gathering! When : Friday, September 10,[masked]:00 PM Wher user 1. Sep 3, 2010 12:33 PM
Upcoming events by members - Dear All I am currently away working on the blackcurrantc website soon to be launched but in the meantime don?t miss out on these last minute events kicking off with a ticket offer for Why did I get married too? Smooches Maks Missy M. Jul 31, 2010 10:03 AM
Studio for Hire - Hello All. StudioE15 is a trendy multifunctional studio with facilities provided in the StudioE15 - Larry S. Jul 9, 2010 12:16 AM
Women in Business?The Time is Now! - Preview not available lavinia Jul 5, 2010 10:42 PM
Fwd: "Football Fables" & World Cup matches this Weekend - Preview not available Missy M. Jun 12, 2010 1:34 PM
New Meetup: SEX AND THE CITY 2 - Announcing a new Meetup for The London Black Professionals Group! What: SEX AND THE CITY 2 When: Friday, May 28,[masked]:30 PM Price: GBP12.00 per person Where: Chelsea Cinema 206 King?s Road SW3 5XP Missy M. May 25, 2010 7:21 AM
Update on this weekend and next week - please note that tonights meetup is at 101 bar, 101 New Oxford Street next to Tottenham Court Road Station from 7pm Also there is an event on Monday at the Ritzy with aa Q and A with Chris Rock - hurry if you havent gotten your tickets a Missy M. May 22, 2010 10:35 AM
Dates for Diaries - Hello All just to let you know of the next few events etc 15th May - womens only hen party event (cough). For details / information contact me directly ;) 22nd May - Regular meetup for all venue to be confirmed and we a Missy M. May 4, 2010 1:07 AM
New Meetup: Blackcurrantc's 4th birthday party - Announcing a new Meetup for The London Black Professionals Group! What: Blackcurrantc's 4th birthday party When: Friday, April 16,[masked]:00 PM Price: GBP10.00 per person Where: TIGER TIGER 29 The Haym Missy M. Apr 9, 2010 8:27 AM
Meetup details changed: Blackcurrantc's 4th birthday party - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://blackbiz.meetup.com/151­/calendar/12466451/ When: Friday, April 16,[masked]:30 PM Where: Missy M. Mar 24, 2010 3:34 PM
Why Venus and Mars Collide - Hello there Just got switched onto this great opportunity by a member. Its a 40% discount today (25% as of tomorrow) to see John Gray, Author of Men are from Mars Women are from Venus. You may know him from your own self development or fr Missy M. Mar 24, 2010 3:11 PM
Last chance to complete the survey - Hello All Just to let you all know that the survey closes on Monday morning so if you havent already filled it in please do so. The more opinions and ideas we gather the better the meetups can become. Thanks to all of those that ha Missy M. Mar 12, 2010 12:20 PM
Movie this Sunday? - Dear All A great opportunity to catch this movie on the big screen before it and its young stars take off. Think a black Bend it like Basketball Beckham but BETTER!! Hope lots of you can make it. See below for details on how to get Missy M. Mar 12, 2010 12:08 PM
Meetup details changed: Blackcurrantc meet and greet (monthly) - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://blackbiz.meetup.com/151­/calendar/12466502/ When: Friday, March 5,[masked]:30 PM Where: Missy M. Mar 2, 2010 1:11 PM
Blackcurrantc survey 2010 - Dear Members, 2010 promises to be an exciting year for Blackcurrantc. As we approach the 4th anniversary of Blackcurrantc in April it has come to that point where it would be useful to know more about you and members in order to ensure that fu Missy M. Mar 1, 2010 7:19 AM
New Meetup: Singletini's (and couples) Valentine meetup - Announcing a new Meetup for The London Black Professionals Group! What: Singletini's (and couples) Valentine meetup When: Friday, February 12,[masked]:30 PM Where: Fuel Bar 21 The Market WC2E 8RD London Missy M. Jan 24, 2010 5:40 PM
Meetup details changed: New Year Meetup - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://blackbiz.meetup.com/151­/calendar/12183869/ When: Friday, January 29,[masked]:30 PM Where: Missy M. Jan 24, 2010 5:31 PM
ADVERTISMENT : Black? Single? - Hey All, PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EVENT IS AN ADVERTISEMENT AND NOT A LBP MEETUP. I will not be attending so if you have any questions its best to contact Des directly. Have a great snowy weekend Maks xxxx Missy M. Jan 8, 2010 11:19 AM
Party option for tonight - Hey all, This just dropped into my inbox and it might be worth checking out if you are suffering from holiday boredom or just want to party hard before work on Monday. Ciao Maks Details are below: Eve Missy M. Jan 2, 2010 1:37 PM
NYE - For those that are struggling with that link try http://www.afroclubentertainme­nt.com/ Its at Deboucher 18 Kensington Church St, London W8 4EP Missy M. Dec 31, 2009 3:23 PM
New Years eve - I hadn't planned anything for new years eve as I wasnt sure I would be around but for those who still havent made a plan (if not why not!!) then consider the following. You will need to RSVP before 6pm but its a free event which is rare on NYE Missy M. Dec 31, 2009 2:46 PM
Cat on a hot tin roof - Due to late drop outs I have two spare tickets for cat on a hot tin roof tonight at the Novello Theatre, Aldwych (just past the Strand). Tickets are ?35 each. This is the all black cast and directed producte of the Tennessee Williams play If yo Missy M. Dec 17, 2009 12:29 PM
Meetup details changed: xmas party - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://blackbiz.meetup.com/151­/calendar/11934124/ When: December 11,[masked]:00 PM Where: STANZA Missy M. Dec 7, 2009 2:19 PM
New Meetup: xmas party - Announcing a new Meetup for The London Black Professionals Group! What: xmas party When: December 11,[masked]:00 PM Where: (A location has not been chosen yet.) Dear All The Xmas fun is due to kick o Missy M. Nov 22, 2009 10:57 PM
Black theatre - this might be of interest to you - London Black Expressions in collaboration with Afridiziak Theatre News will host a talk with playwright Roy Williams this month. For useful background on Roy Williams, read these articles in the Guardian newspaper here and here. Also please, pl Missy M. Nov 16, 2009 9:24 AM
Meetup details changed: Good Hair Screening - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://blackbiz.meetup.com/151­/calendar/11626557/ When: November 8,[masked]:00 PM Where: Benugo Bar Missy M. Oct 19, 2009 12:50 PM
New Meetup: Good Hair Screening - Announcing a new Meetup for The London Black Professionals Group! What: Good Hair Screening When: November 8,[masked]:00 PM Price: GBP9.00 per person Where: Benugo Bar BFI Southbank Belvedere Road, SE Missy M. Oct 14, 2009 7:19 PM
Meetup details changed: Black history month - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://blackbiz.meetup.com/151­/calendar/11424880/ When: October 9,[masked]:00 PM Where: Ruby Lo Missy M. Oct 1, 2009 7:48 AM

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