Spy School!

Look out James Bond! There’s a new set of Spy’s about! This staff social, the Locale Team went to spy school! On the 7th May we packed up our desks, munched on pizza and had the Locale version of a Martini (shaken not stirred), of course I mean beer!

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Movie Night!

On the 21st February, Locale were plunged into darkness. Prior to this, important decisions needed to be made, and the final options were neck-and-neck with votes; Molly’s Game, a biographical crime drama film, was pitted against Early Man, a stop-motion animation film about primitive Stone Age valley dwellers. It was very close, but Molly’s Game was announced the winner!

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Locale Dines At Quod!

The day was Tuesday 29th May 2018. The time was 5:30 pm. In the Locale office, computers were being shut down, desks were being tidied, windows were being closed, and the team were getting ready to leave. But they couldn’t. It’s wasn’t time yet.

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Locale on the Loose!

Last Tuesday the Locale team headed to Oxford Castle to take part in their Jailbreak Escape Room as our latest staff social. One of our developers, Justin, shares his account of the evening… 

Collared to put up ‘two sentences’ for the weekly blog, I briefly considered the subject matter: a recent outing to Oxford Castle’s ‘Escape Room’. Egged on by the mellifluous sounds filtering through from The Bear next door, I hastily penned the following in an email to the editor and hit SEND:

1. We got locked up.

2. We escaped.

3. Nothing. There is no third thing…

Job done! I’m off home for tea and medals (via The Bear!).

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Locale’s Summer BBQ!

The Locale team recently got together for a summer BBQ, kindly hosted by our MD, Guy.

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The Annual Locale Bake-Off!

After the success of last year’s first Locale bake-off, we decided to continue with our international theme this year! The Locale team cracked open their recipe books, and produced an impressive spread of both sweet & savoury dishes from around the world. The addition of some new staff members over the last year meant the introduction of Hungarian, Portuguese and Brazilian offerings too!

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