United Kingdom

Welcome to the UK group

This group is a central place to organise and advertise events, announce news, ask questions within the United Kingdom.

If you want to advertise or find a job, the use new jobs.drupal.org site.

There are lots of regional groups that organise events and they are great people to get in touch with if you're trying to reach the Drupal community in the UK.

The UK community also has another site with lots of great resources: http://drupal.org.uk/

Drupalers in the UK are a friendly bunch, and we'd love to meet you in person, so why not come along to one of our community run events.

If you are someone that would like to organise events, or you would like to help people that do, have a look at our resources section for information on how we can help.

If you want specific information about Drupal in Scotland or Northern Ireland, you might want to view their groups.

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Robert Castelo's picture

Drupal Global Sprint Weekend 2016 - London, UK

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2016-01-30 10:30 - 2016-01-31 17:00 Europe/London
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Sprint

Start the year by joining the Drupal community for a Global Sprint happening all round the world!

The Drupal Sprints enable anyone working with Drupal to improve the quality of the software at the centre of our community. By participating you will learn from your peers, and raise the skill levels of everyone who collaborates with you.

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Drupal 8 Release Party at the Drupal Hub!

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2015-11-19 17:00 - 20:00 Europe/London
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Drupal 8 Release Party

Join us for a double whammy event for a celebration of the groundbreaking new Drupal 8 release and the launch party for the innovative new Drupal Hub collaboration being developed at Sunderland Software Centre. We'll have a presentation about Drupal 8 and join the global showing of appreciation to all those who have contributed to this amazing achievement. Drupal Hub is a new initiative between Consult and Design, Make it Sunderland, Sunderland Software City and Drupal North East to put the Software Centre at the heart of the Drupal community in the region.

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Robert Castelo's picture

Drupal 8 Release Party - London

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2015-11-19 18:30 - 23:30 Europe/London
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Drupal 8 Release Party

More than four years in the making by thousands of contributors, Drupal 8 will be officially released on the 19th of November 2015.

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Drupal Public Sector Exchange Jan 2016 meetup

Start: 
2016-01-13 18:00 - 19:30 Europe/London
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Related event (ie. not Drupal specific)

DPSX via its events brings leading experts, entrepreneurs, public sector intrapreneurs and visionaries together to discuss the future of the Drupal in the UK Public Sector; both central local government. The group is cross departmental and its focus is across the public sector, from innovation in healthcare to DAAS for centrally administered sites...

The aim is to use real-world business cases to brainstorming amongst us, network and explore the rapid adoption and maturation of Drupal and other Open Source solutions and services in the Public Sector.

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Drupal Belfast 2015

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2015-11-20 09:00 - 2015-11-21 17:00 UTC
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Drupalcamp or Regional Summit

The Drupal Ireland Association holds two annual events around the island, and this November it’s coming to Belfast! We’ll hold the event at The MAC, a contemporary arts venue, which is a great location for visitors who are new to Belfast. There are a range of cafés and pubs nearby to continue the conversation; and it is easily accessible by public transport.

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Robert Castelo's picture

DrupalCon Barcelona - UK (and Friends) Party

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2015-09-24 20:00 - 23:55 Europe/Madrid
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Related event (ie. not Drupal specific)

This year the traditional UK party at DrupalCon takes advantage of Barcelona's great location and weather and heads for the beach!

Bambú, is a gourmet beach bar at Levant beach with great views, good food, and a chilled out DJ set.

No need to book, and everyone is welcome.

Major thanks to the following for their support - Exove, Fluxus, and Code Positive

Website:
http://www.panteagroup.es/en/chiringuito-gastronomico-bambu-beach-bar

opdavies's picture

User group organiser meeting?

Following on from a BoF that we had at DrupalCamp London earlier this year about how user groups and DrupalCamps could collaborate more and learn from each other, and a few subsequent things, I had an idea of having a user group for user group organisers so that we can discuss what different groups and organisers are doing, what works well, how to promote events etc.

As an organiser for the South Wales and Bristol groups, I'd personally be interested to know what others are doing and what's working for them.

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Drupal Global Training Days Fri 21 + Sat 22 August

Drupal Global Training Days is an exciting initiative from the Drupal Association to introduce new and beginning users to Drupal. The Association partners with companies around the world to make newcomers to the Drupal community feel inspired and empowered to start great work.

Once a quarter, free or low cost training events take place around the globe with a single but flexible curriculum. It's also a great opportunity for companies to showcase their Drupal services and impact on their regions. The next Global Training Days weekend is August 21 and 22.

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hedley's picture

The next round of the UK Drupal Apprenticeship is coming

There's recently been a few posts (and a new website!) announcing the next round of the UK Drupal Apprenticeship and we now have a recognised curriculum and qualification specific to Drupal for the apprentices to follow.

if you're interested in learning more, helping out, or taking on an apprentice read on here:

https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/worlds-first-accredited-drupal-qualificat...

http://drupalapprentice.uk/

This is good for Drupal, good for young people and can also be good for your company!

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iCrossing website Re-brand

I am happy to announced that our project re brand http://www.icrossing.com is live now. Should we put a snapshot to drupal.org showcase page?

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