March 13th 2017

When I established the forums in 2005 it was to offer a more richer web experience and greater functionality than the platform where we started this social adventure in 2003, Yahoo Groups. The forums were once a busy hive of activity and provided locals and visitors with a wealth of information just like the Geocaching Ireland Discussion Group on Facebook today.

It was a time where we didn't have the many social media platforms we have today, and it was a different time in terms of mobility and technology. There was no instant access to information, no Google Maps and a very limited base map on your GPSr. Mobile connectivity for me was a 9600bps Infrared connection from a Nokia to a laptop and in later times to a PDA using WAP.

As we moved into the social media era so did our forums users. Geocaching Ireland moved there too, and we have a thriving community on the Geocaching Ireland Discussion Group on Facebook. As a result, forum activity isn't what it used to be and I have taken the decision to disable new registrations to the forums and to make the forums read only so any information there can still be accessed.

The discussion hasn't ended, it has just moved. Join us on the Facebook Geocaching Ireland Discussion Group .


Lighthouse Cinema Dublin

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Lighthouse Cinema Dublin

Post by abbeyackbar » Mon Jun 29, 2015 3:19 am

:shock: :) :ban
Just FYI for any film fans out there films you'd love your kids to see...orrr how about films you wish you could have seen in the cinema...orrr that you want to see in the cinema again 8) ... &_aid=8066

So awesome \:D/

E.T. THE EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL(1982) - pass... haven't seen it in full, ET never appealed to me...

LABYRINTH (1986) - Yes! Bowie AND Jim Henson muppets, what's not to like "You remind me of the babe...what babe?...the babe with the power...what power?...the power of voodoo...who do? what?...remind me of the babe" :D and the bog of eternal stench! I'm sure I found a cache there once...
and remember...they did say should you ever need them O:)

THE DARK CRYSTAL(1982) - ? Nope, don't think I've seen this...


WILLY WONKA(1971) - UBER Yes! the one and only Wonka 8)...Johnny who?

WHO FRAMED ROGER RABBIT(1988) - Yes :) (RIP Bob Hoskins who only died last year)

BACK TO THE FUTURE(1985) - Is a DeLorean's magic number 88? 8)

THE KARATE KID(1984)- Yes. THE Karate Kid...Jaden who?

CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE THIRD KIND(1977) - Nope. I've only seen snippets but I LOVE Richard Dreyfuss.

INDIANA JONES AND THE TEMPLE OF DOOM(1984) - yes and getting better one of my favourite scenes
INDIANA JONES AND THE LAST CRUSADE(1989) - YES! Now we're talking 8) I remember seeing that in the Savoy on O'Connell St...this is the only trilogy I can think of were the movie sequels get better...

THE GOONIES(1985) - nope, haven't seen it.

STAND BY ME(1986) - YES! God I loved that movie.
Still can't get over that Will Wheaton played Gordie Lachance :o (who also played Wesley Crusher in Star Trek:Next Gen AND of course as himself in The Big Bang Theory 8)

- Abbey

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Re: Lighthouse Cinema Dublin

Post by sgtzara » Mon Jun 29, 2015 9:29 am

Gulp, so many there that I'd love to see on the big screen. Nice wee trip down memory lane ...... 'Dance magic dance, jump magic jump'.

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Re: Lighthouse Cinema Dublin

Post by gilgameshepic » Mon Jun 29, 2015 4:05 pm

Nice to see quality films being shown on the big screen. Only ones on that list I haven't seen are 'close encounters of the third kind' and 'stand by me'.

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Re: Lighthouse Cinema Dublin

Post by Blue Jay » Thu Jul 02, 2015 12:15 am

Have to say I love the Lighthouse.

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