Northwest groups

In Manchester, there’s a group called NWDC – North West Digital
Community. These guys try to co-ordinate the dates of events across
the whole NW region.

You’ve got Manchester LUG at

If you want to appeal to the slightly more hardcore of the Linux
people, look at Manchester BSD Users Group (mostly Unix Admins)

For people who use Open Source Software already – take a look at the
list created by the MDDA (Manchester Digital Development Agency)

If you’re not already talking to them, have a chat with the guys who
run to get your name on their server – the details are on
their front page, and also join the lugmaster list, for us who
currently or previously have run LUGs.

Rossendale and East Lancs LUG

Lifted from the madlab Manchester site:-

[1] MadLab is a community space for technology and art interested people. It is located at 36-40 Edge St, Manchester, Greater Manchester M4 1HN, and has a website at
[2] HacMan is a group of hardware and software hackers who meet every Wednesday at MadLab. They have a website at
[3] ManLug is Manchester’s Linux Users Group who normally meet on the 3rd Saturday of each month. Their website is at
[4] Manchester Free Software is a Free Software advocacy group, and they meet on the 3rd Tuesday of each month. Their website is at


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