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New Years Eve 2016/7 Party- ALL AGES -250+ Expected 120 TICKETS SOLD already!

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  • Amber Bar

    City Point, 1 Ropemaker Street, London,EC2Y 9AW, (map)

    51.519428 -0.089596

  • We have have exclusive venue hire at Amber Bar
  • Price: GBP18.50 /per person

    Refund policy

  • THIS IS AN EVENT FOR ALL AGES - Our default age group for this party is 30s-55 - but ALL AGES are welcome!

    Hard to believe, but yes it will soon be 2017!! What a fabulous year 2016 has been!!

    As you know with FS meetup group there is never any excuse needed for a get together, but tonight we're planning an extra special night... So please help say 'goodbye' 2016 and bring in 2017, lets 'ring out the old & ring in the new' with up to 300 other relaxed London singles in a non pressurised environment at our fabulous FS New Years Eve Party!!

    PRICE/TICKETS - FROM £14.20-£25

    £14.20 Extra Early Bird - Very small amount limited time limted amount SOLD OUT!!!

    £18.50 Early Bird - Limited Time Limited Amount (+86p processing) NOW ON SALE

    £21.50 Standard Price (+96p processing)

    £25 CASH ON NIGHT PRICE - must be pre-agreed with event organiser - You must be a member of the group with a valid RSVP & have pre-agreed with Group Organiser to pay cash - Right of Refusal of Entry Reserved.


    Paypal - Paypal Account OR any credit or debit card (sign in as guest)

    Paypal Link for 2 tickets

    Paypal Link for 3 tickets

    Eventbrite (+£1.47-£1.92 per ticket processing)

    If you're having issues purchasing tickets - please change device eg. mobile/tablet/pc/laptop and try again - If paypal links don't work for you - you'll need to use Evenbrite - If you still have issues please email me on [masked]

    Event Info: 

    We have exclusive FULL VENUE HIRE of Amber Bar, Citypoint Courtyard (Nearest Stations Moorgate/Liverpool Street & Bank) GOOGLE MAP LINK. Amber is a well located, purpose built cellar bar with TWO AMAZING PARTY ROOMs. 


    We've got the 'Opulent' Opal Lounge where the music will be the more 'up to date stuff', Mainstream/R&B/Dance/Commercial/Party Classics

    In the 'Really Cool' Retro Room (70s style with illumnated dancefloor) we will be playing a tasteful mix of oldies/party classics from the 70s, 80s & 90s. 

    We also have use of the Amber Bar - which will be opened up for use as a 'chill out zone' with more ambient music, lower volume and relaxed vibe.

    We have our amazing Resident DJ Grant who has been our DJ at parties since March - as usual he will be playing a mix of appropriate party tunes which will help you get you 'moving and a grooving', and taking requests on the day. We also have the fabulous DJ Paul who one or two of you may know from Amber/Piccadilly Institute (giving him a well deserved night off the Cheese!) 

    The venue is all ours! This means ..... we can celebrate New Years Eve in style, at a great location, we can have the music we like to hear plus requests and can have a great party, just the way we like it! And we have all night long transport! So we can party until the wee small hours!


    The theme is Masquerade Ball /  Fun Accessorising... But as usual with all of our parties, Masks & accessorising are fun but completely OPTIONAL! The more the merrier, but if you don't want to participate that's cool (most people will not!) We will have a limited stock of masks for sale on the night on a FIRST COME FIRST SERVED basis... So if you want a mask get there early as I cannot reserve them for people. Alternatively use Ebay, but order in time!! Ebay Link for Masks

    For those not wishing to participate in fancy dress (most people will not) etc- thats totally cool, the dress code will be Smart Casual/Dressed up but not formal.


    We had 185 for our last years' NYE party, we've had a record of 212 at our Gherkin singles party back in July and so we are expecting an amazing turnout for this event, in the region of 250 amazing London Singles. We do not make our numbers RSVPs up and we always put the total amount of people we've had upon past events.. We do not guarantee 50/50 M to F ratio but we will try our best. 

    No food available at this venue - so please remember to eat beforehand as I cannot guarantee anywhere is going to be open to buy food in that area on NYE, however we will be providing some free snacks, nibbles and sweets to keep members fueled up and ready to party!

    I have fab hosts, Mel & Yiannis confirmed and many more joining me on the night they will be there to meet and greet you, introduce you to others, help you to mingle and get you in the party mood! 

    We will be joining up with a few people from other groups for the party. FS45+, Mel's Loose Ends, Yiannis' Bored In London.

    FEMALE FRIENDLY! We will have a 'ladies table' designated from 8.00 for ladies who wish to come on their own & meet 'wing women/party gal pals' for the night. (Please arrive early if you wish to use the ladies table). Solo arriving ladies always get introduced to other solo arriving ladies & we have always have female hosts. 


    As usual we will start the party nice and quietly with (a shorter) early mingle/convos and pump up the volume for PAARTYing later 


    Chatting & Mingling:[masked]pm (ish)

    Party Time (Loud music & DJ/Disco): 9.30pm until close which could be as late as 2am,

    Chill Out Zone: Amber bar will be open from 9pm. For people who want to continue nattering & having great conversations!

    We will cut the mingling short tonight as we will all be in the mood for partying plus we have the use of the Amber Bar where there will be low background music perfect for intimate conversations


    Cocktails from £7, **£5 Selected Cocktails until 8pm** ?? TBA Need to check with Venue 

    Mocktails from £3.95

    Soft Drinks from £2.75

    Wine from £3.90 glass/£14.00 bottle house wine 

    Becks £4 a bottle

    Prossecco from £21 bottle

    Draught Lager is available



    Nearest Tubes: Moorgate/Liverpool Street (Broadgate Exit)

    Amber Bar is a cellar bar within a courtyard with no 'on street frontage'.

    The best thing to do is to find the Halifax Bank on Moorgate - 167 Moorgate, EC2M 6XQ. You'll see you're at a crossroads.  So head down the road which takes you behind the Halifax Bank, its called Ropemaker Street. A very short walk will take you to 'CityPoint' on your LEFT, which is a courtyard with quite a few skyscraper buildings in it: Once you've found Citypoint, it should be pretty easy to find, there are a few bars in the courtyard, Amber Bar is opposite/parallel to Simmons & Simmons building.

    Please do some research and plan your journey using smartphone googlemaps/streetmap or just an old fashioned London A-Z prior to leaving and have some idea where you are going. 

    Some places in London can be difficult to find and hosts cannot be held responsible for people getting lost or not able to find places. 


    • Please read all meetup info.When you RSVP/Purchase a ticket for this event it is with the agreement/understanding that you HAVE READ ALL OF THE MEETUP INFO.

    • This party is for all ages. Our default age range for these parties are 30s/40s/50s but ALL AGES are welcome.

    • We do not guarantee M to F Ratio at our events - but we will try our best. If this is going to be a factor which affects the enjoyment of your evening, please consult the RSVP attendance list which is available to both members and organisers - you can make an informed choice whether to attend or not.  

    • If you look or may look under 25 please bring photo ID/proof of age as the venue have right to refuse admission if you do not have proof of age. There may also be a light bag search.

    • Please arrive EARLY i.e. 8.00pm for better intros mingling & conversations, especially if you are a new member. Its very hard for hosts to do intros later on in the night when people are well into their convos and a bit tipsy and nigh on impossible when it is packed, the music is loud and the party is in full swing! If you arrive later we will do our best 

    • A cloakroom is available on the night. Price £1 for coats, £1 for bags

    • The party will be LOUD, LIVELY & BUSY ATMOSPHERE. Although we do have a quieter area available tonight in the Amber bar Please be aware of this. If you don't like Loud Lively & Busy atmosphere, nightclub party atmosphere & loud music, this event is not for you. Please do not attend.

    • Please do some research and plan your journey using smartphone googlemaps/streetmap or just an old fashioned London A-Z prior to leaving and have some idea where you are going. Some places in London can be difficult to find and I cannot be held responsible for people getting lost or not able to find places.

    • Ticket Price includes full time planning, administration & organisation costs, meetup site charges, marketting, hosts expenses, professional hosting fees and payment processing charges. We think our events represent excellent value for money, but if you don't & are not happy with paying for the event please don't come to the party! Tickets are non-refundable. Please email me if you're having any issues purchasing tickets: [masked]

    • We use a photographer at our events and we put the photos on our meetup page. If you do not wish to be photographed you must inform a party manager and the photographer WHEN YOU ARRIVE at the event. We may also do Facebook Live Broadcasting. If there are photos on the website that you wish to be deleted please request by email post event. We do not have any control of photos, videos & broadcasts that our members take, or what happens to them - therefore if you're not happy/comfortable with this please consider the suitability of our events and do not attend if its going to be a problem for you. 

    • You do not receive a physical 'ticket' for this party. For entry all you'll need to do is quote your EMAIL ADDRESS which you will be asked for when you RSVP to the meet. Make sure you quote this name on the door when you arrive. You can print out your Payment Receipt Email if you like. You will be emailed a receipt/ticket from Eventbrite - You will be emailed a receipt from paypal. We do not issue tickets for this event so if you want to bring a 'ticket' you will need to print off the email receipts or If you do not receive this you can log back into the paypal and print one out. 

    •Guests are welcome, but if you're going to bring a guest, sounds obvious but please make sure they are single and please ensure that they have read the meetup info and understand the format of the event.

    •Dress code is smart casual, cocktail dress, dressed up but not formal, fancy dress or accessorising (OPTIONAL), no sportswear, no hoodies, no ripped jeans.

    •Attendance of Flying Solo Events is subject to our Flying Solo Meetup Group Rules & Flying Solo Disclaimer. Please familiarise yourself before attending 

    • Guests are welcome, but if you're going to bring a guest, sounds obvious but please make sure they are single and please ensure that they have read the meetup info and understand the format of the event. 

    • Please note that snacks provided may be peanuts or other snacks which contain traces of nuts and nut oils or may have been made alongside other products containing nuts. Deciding to take part in an event and/or whether to consume snacks at the event is a decision and the responsibility of the individual - FS Events can not be held responsible for any issues resulting from food allergies.

    •Constructive Feedback is always welcome/moaning & venting is not. We all work very hard to try to ensure members all have a good time and we want to enjoy ourselves too! If you have any issues please speak with an event host/party manager straight away at the event so that we can address on the night of the event if possible. Or constructive feedback can be sent to [masked] post event. Appreciated!

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  • Pamela

    I am unwell today and cannot got to the Xmas party.
    can I transfer the ticket I have paid for to the New Year party?

    11h ago

  • Sarah C

    Next up a word about RSVPs. WE DO NOT MAKE OUR NUMBERS UP in this group or fake profiles etc. All of our RSVPs are genuine. We're hooking up with the following groups for this event: Flying Solo
    Bored In London
    Evenings & Weekends in London
    Mels Loose Ends Group (not on meetup)

    With the exception of Mel's group, the other groups can be found on We expect 250+ for this event, I will keep you posted on ticket sales, most tickets will be sold from 28/29/30 of December.


  • Sarah C

    120 tickets sold & 21 days to go! Quick message to y'all thinking about it..YOU DO NOT NEED FRIENDS to attend this or have a good time. We will introduce you to people when you arrive (providing you arrive EARLY!) Our members are really friendly and welcoming. We are all in the same boat. If you don't have plans for NYE you don't need to stay at home, you can be out having fun with other people like yourself. There is nothing to be ashamed of. I used to be in this situation - I was sick of it, relying on unreliable people who didn't really want to do the same things as me -hence I created Flying Solo.. now I have literally hundreds of really brilliant people out with me every weekend. Do not miss this unique opportunity to start the New Year as you mean to go on! Lifes' what you make it - now anybody else joining me we have a very important appointment on the dancefloor[masked] approx 8.30pm?


  • Sarah C

    To end/begin the New Year off we have an AMAZING new years party planned - we're going all out guys & girls for a new year. YOU WILL NEVER FORGET - Unless the alcohol takes care of that!!

    We have FULL VENUE HIRE of Amber Bar which means lots of FUN LOVING FRIENDLY people for you to enjoy a night with in the way that we want it, Not one but 2 great party rooms - DJ Grant (Amber/FS Parties) taking us into the new year with CLASSIC party tunes, Mainstream R&B, Dance and up to date tunes, DJ Paul (Amber/Piccadilly Institute) - We're giving him a night off the cheese & he's gonna be playing COOL music from the 70s/80s/90s etc in the Retro Room. WE ALSO HAVE (throwback to the 90s) Chillout Zone which will be AMBER BAR - which means if you need a rest from partying you can chill out and chat in the bar with LOW BACKGROUND MUSIC - As usual, EARLY DOORS mingling/intros, Partying Later On, Nibbles, Ladies Table & as its new years A FEW SURPRISES - don't get too excited but it will be great fun.

    December 2

  • Sarah C

    TICKET SALES UPDATE: 90 !! Tickets sold already wowowowow! Thats nearly 1/3 of tickets sold before the end of November. Whoohoo! Please purchase your tickets now while they are on EARLY BIRD PRICE!! Most tickets for this event will sell on 28/29/30th of December. So be prepared to meet LOTS OF FUN LOVING NEW YEARS EVE REVELLERS!! Going to be an extra special night I GUARANTEE

    November 30

  • Sarah C

    Ok guys & girls... BIG THANKS to all who have purchased Extra Early Bird tickets (now sold out!) - Cant believe it but we've already sold nearly 1/5 of the tickets allocated for our group for this event!! Ticket prices have now on sale at Early Bird price of £18.50 each still a complete bargain & great value for money - So if you want to have an AMAZING NYE (guaranteed!) Please join us & please buy your tickets now.. Many thanks & see you there if not before.

    November 21

  • Sarah C

    We are hooking up with 3 other groups for this event. Flying Solo, Mel's Group which is offline & not on meetup & Yiannis Group Bored in London which is on meetup (link below). We do not make RSVPs/Profiles/Expected numbers up - all our RSVPs are genuine and our numbers are based on what we have recorded at previous parties. We always publish attendee numbers after the parties. Our last NYE party we had 185 attendees & this year we expect 300.

    November 9

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    Assistant Organizer,
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    I just love to go to new places and meet new people.

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    So looking forward to the Retro walk on Sunday! Bring back memories of those years. Oops really... more

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  • geraldine h.

    looking foward to my next event

  • Rob

    Looking forward to meeting new people and having a good night

  • Sherry

    I am visiting London on New Year's Eve week and would like to meet new friends while I am in town!

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    Hi, I am Michael, live in Oxford and work in education but tend to spend a lot of time in London.

  • Jennifer

    Enjoy meeting new like-minded singletons and socialising.

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    Hi, I'm Linny, love dancing, meeting new people and having fun!

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    Hi im andrew looking to get out more and meet new friends

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    Fun Loving Professional Young at Heart Male Commuting between London and Belgium loves sport... more

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    Like to have fun. Good company, cocktails, music.

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    Hi my name is June, being single and young at heart I would love to meet other like minded people.

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