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Summary of Executive Committee Meeting held – October 2012

Minutes of the meeting held on 15th August 2012 were approved. The full minutes are available from the Secretary if required.

The youth training day held in September was held to be a success. Thanks to Richard Jarvis for organising.

We still have an urgent need for a Marketing Manager. Expressions of interest to any ECmember.

Chris Broadbridge has resigned from the ECM due to work commitments.

Richard Walker will be handing over the Treasurer function to Dave Rice in the near future. We will also be seeking a Ticket Manager before the next sailing season.

The Nuffield Theatre event had produced some good contacts for the future.

Notwithstanding the limitations on sailings imposed by the MCA and some very poor weather, the cruise season has been financially successful.

We are reaching a critical stage in the preparation of our Lottery bid which must be ready for submission by November.

A social calendar was discussed and agreed to include:

27 October End of Season Curry night (subsequently cancelled)

8 December Working Crew Christmas Lunch on board

26 January Members and partners post Christmas buffet on board

Lewis Folland has taken over as Webmaster. He can be contacted at webmaster@ss-shieldhall.co.uk

Thanks were conveyed to Edwina for organising a very successful cream tea

he next meeting of the ECM is on 5th December.

The Half Year meeting of the Society will take place on 18th November 2012.

JR 28th October 2012.