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  WHO'S GOING TO THE BARBY?
Loads of people have said they'll be coming out to Oz for at least some of the Ashes series. See below for a list of definites so far.

If you're interested in coming, click the Save Me A Shrimp! link to fill out your details.

If you want your picture (real or joke!) to appear in the featured Shrimpers gallery, e-mail it to scrooge@shrimpsonthebarby.com




The 1st Test - Brisbane
Number of Shrimpers: 57

including: Neil Cole (AKA Scrooge); Chris Edge (AKA Bob The Builder); Mark Gregory; Richard Page; Lee; Simon Benham; Pete Swaysland; John McFadden; Chris Bishop; Janet; Jim Evans; kerry raworth; Neil Stanley; Rich Gill; Kerry Raworth; stu peo; Thomas Smyth; Pete; David Powell; martin bowerman; Chris Thorley; cobblers; Dan Hare; Andrew Plummer; martin bowerman; Gary Peniket; Rob Hinds; martin bowerman; Ali P; Stevo; Martyn Nicholson; Steven Baker; Anthony Laud; Andrew Caswell; James Liddle;





Featured Shrimper: Scrooge McDuck

Name:
Neil Cole (a.k.a. Scrooge McDuck)

Dates planning to be in Australia:
November 11th-January 10th

Going to the following Test Matches:
All of them!

Travelling plans before or after Australia:
Hong Kong for 3 nights before Oz

E-mail address:
scrooge@shrimpsonthebarby.com




The Second Test - Adelaide
Number of Shrimpers: 71

including: Neil Cole (AKA Scrooge); Chris Edge (AKA Bob The Builder); Jon Prior (AKA Potter); Keith Sivills; Jim Evans; David Powell; Steve Keenan; Pete; Thomas Smyth; stu peo; Kerry Raworth; Rich Gill; Richard Page; kerry raworth; martin bowerman; Janet; laurence davies; Chris Bishop; John McFadden; Pete Swaysland; Simon Benham; Lee; Rob Hinds; Ali P; Neil Stanley; Michael Hand; Richard White; david mccallig; James Liddle; Christina Turnbull; Andrew Caswell; Mike Greenwood; Steven Baker; Martyn Nicholson; Christian Matthews; Stevo; Chris Thorley; martin bowerman; Mark Gregory; Gary Peniket; Andrew Plummer; Dan Hare; cobblers;





Featured Shrimper: Bob The Builder

Name:
Chris Edge ( a.k.a. Edgy / Bob the Builder )

Dates planning to be in Australia:
Oct 06 - Feb 07

Going to the following Test Matches:
Every bloody one of them

Travelling plans before or after Australia:
Dubai, Thailand, New Zealand, Bali, South Africa, South America, USA, West Indies and Europe (well maybe 2 or 3 of them)

E-mail address:
edge.c@talk21.com




The Third Test - Perth
Number of Shrimpers: 67

including: Neil Cole (AKA Scrooge); Chris Edge (AKA Bob The Builder); Jon Prior (AKA Potter); Kev Hull; Keith Sivills; tom blumire; Richard; David Powell; norman cutler; Steve Keenan; Pete; Thomas Smyth; stu peo; Kerry Raworth; Rich Gill; kerry raworth; martin bowerman; Janet; laurence davies; Chris Bishop; John McFadden; Pete Swaysland; Simon Benham; Lee; Dom Fitzgerald; Rob Hinds; Ali P; Neil Stanley; Michael Hand; david mccallig; James Liddle; Christina Turnbull; Andrew Caswell; Mike Greenwood; Martyn Nicholson; Stevo; Chris Thorley; martin bowerman; Mark Gregory; Gary Peniket; Dan Hare; cobblers;





Featured Shrimper: Potter

Name:
Jon Prior ( AKA Potter )

Dates planning to be in Australia:
November Till January

Going to the following Test Matches:
All of them......Hopefully

Travelling plans before or after Australia:
New Zealand to visit Beppe Di Marco

E-mail address:
Jon_Prior@Hotmail.com




The Fourth Test - Melbourne
Number of Shrimpers: 150

including: Neil Cole (AKA Scrooge); Chris Edge (AKA Bob The Builder); Jon Prior (AKA Potter); Kev Hull; Matt Cook AKA retired aggro; paul nuttall; Bats and Sav; Diane King; Matthew Snelling; Lee Taylorson; Gary Lyth; Richard; David Powell; Jonathan Kirk; Jon Collett; norman cutler; Ken Martin; Robin Johnson; Pete; Thomas Smyth; Dylan Wall; stu peo; Kerry Raworth; steve wilkes; Rich Gill; Andrew Farrimond; Stephen Cartman; Paul Stedman; Richard Page; Howard Malleson; bryn west; craig evans; kerry raworth; Pete Bath; George Paine; martin bowerman; Janet; David Rose; Chris Bishop; John McFadden; Pete Swaysland; Simon Benham; IAN STARLING; Asa Howard; carys crabtree; brian higgs; Lee; Rob and Niki Kelly; Garry Williams; Martyn Hughes; Alex; Jeff vernall; Michelle Simpson; Ali P; Andrew Brown; Sunny Sharma; Hammo; mark bridge; Michael Hand; Paul Roberts; Alistair Stanger; Geoff Cowan; Andrew Caswell; Antony George; Anthony Laud; Anthony; Daz Hunter; Sarah Blood; Martyn Nicholson; Stevo; Chris Thorley; Mark Gregory; Gary Peniket; martin bowerman; JASON SCHOLEY; Andrew Plummer; Dan Hare; Petar & Jacki; Neil Owlett;





Featured Shrimper: Kev Hull

Name:
Kev Hull

Dates planning to be in Australia:
Mid November

Going to the following Test Matches:
2nd - Adelaide or 3rd - Perth
then: 4th - Melbourne and 5th - Sydney


Travelling plans before or after Australia:
After... hopefully for several months. New Zealand, Asia, South Africa, South America.

E-mail address:
wilbobk@yahoo.com




The Fifth Test - Sydney
Number of Shrimpers: 145

including: Neil Cole (AKA Scrooge); Chris Edge (AKA Bob The Builder); Jon Prior (AKA Potter); Kev Hull; Matt Cook AKA retired aggro; paul nuttall; Bats and Sav; Diane King; Matthew Snelling; Lee Taylorson; Gary Lyth; Richard; David Powell; Jonathan Kirk; Jon Collett; Ken Martin; Robin Johnson; Pete; Thomas Smyth; Dylan Wall; stu peo; Kerry Raworth; Rich Gill; Andrew Farrimond; Stephen Cartman; Paul Stedman; Richard Page; bryn west; craig evans; kerry raworth; Pete Bath; George Paine; martin bowerman; Janet; David Rose; Catherine; Chris Bishop; John McFadden; Pete Swaysland; Simon Benham; IAN STARLING; Asa Howard; carys crabtree; brian higgs; Lee; Rob and Niki Kelly; Garry Williams; Martyn Hughes; Alex; Jeff vernall; Michelle Simpson; Ali P; Andrew Brown; Hammo; Michael Hand; Paul Roberts; Alistair Stanger; a chamberlain; Geoff Cowan; Andrew Caswell; Antony George; Anthony Laud; Anthony; Daz Hunter; Martyn Nicholson; Stevo; Chris Thorley; martin bowerman; Mark Gregory; Gary Peniket; JASON SCHOLEY; Andrew Plummer; Dan Hare; Petar & Jacki; Neil Owlett;





Featured Shrimper: Bats and Sav

Name:
Bats and Sav

Dates planning to be in Australia:
23rd Dec to 8th Jan

Going to the following Test Matches:
Melbourne and Sydney if we can get tickets of course. If not, we'll be the ones that are shouting from outside !

Travelling plans before or after Australia:
3 days in Hong Kong after ... Disney and Happy Valley horseracing apparently !





Featured Shrimper: Retired Aggro


Name:
Matt Cook AKA retired aggro

Dates planning to be in Australia:
Just for the final test

Going to the following Test Matches:
Just the last one

Travelling plans before or after Australia:
I plan to travel aroung England watching football, getting drunk, and adding to my tally of women slept with. I'm also off to Minorca and Zante this summer, again, to get drunk and add to my tally of women slept with. Apart from that, I shall mostly be seen doing chin ups and bench press in the gym. I can bench press 90k now!!

E-mail address:
mattwokkers@hotmail.com




Who Else Is Going?

Hundreds of you have e-mailed in to say you'll be there... below is a selection of some of you! If you want to feature in the section above, e-mail your picture to scrooge@shrimpsonthebarby.com.

Diane King is going to Melbourne and Sydney, and she might go to Malaysia after the Sydney test but will see how the spending money holds up.

Thomas Abbott will also be at Melbourne and Sydney, and is visiting Thailand and Bali beforehand with the girlfriend.

Richard wanted to go to both India and Australia but his mates couldn't afford India... but they'll be going to Australia and seeing the Perth, Melbourne & Sydney tests.

David Powell and Thomas Smyth are both doing the whole tour taking in all 5 days of every test.

SImon Benham will be in Australia from June of this year, and is hoping to go to as many games as possible.

Matthew Snelling is another going for Melbourne and Sydney, but is also making a point of staying for the 20:20 game in Sydney after the Ashes have finished.

Gary Lyth will be there for Melbourne and Sydney, then on to the West Indies for the World Cup if he can sort tickets!

Stu Peo is moving out to Perth this year so he'll be there for all the tests.  Stu has also offered to help anyone travelling out to Perth for the test... we'll be taking him up on the offer and expect a full list of the best bars!

Steve Wilkes is travelling to Australia for Christmas, and taking his cricket-mad 15 year old daughter to the Melbourne test.

David Rose will be at Melbourne & Sydney, and has quite a trip planned - Vegas, San Franciso, LA, Fiji and then staying in Sydney for a few days after we retain the Ashes!

Chris Bishop is hoping to go to all 5 tests - and as well as watching the cricket he's hoping to play a bit while in Oz as well.






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