PROBUS CLUB GENERAL MEETING MINUTES
on Thursday 21 February 2019
1 Chairman's Report – The chairman welcomed all members and
who will give a presentation entitled “Nursing Career; These I met on my way”. The Chairman announced that Glynn Whittle had sadly passed away and Professor Christine Chapman spoke about his friend Glynn. Members were asked to suggest possible new members who could be invited as guests at the meeting on 21st March when Mike Ingham will speak. Anne Widdecombe
2 There were no matters arising from the last meeting.
3 The Secretary – Nothing to say
4 Treasurer's Report -
report that Club’s finances were good order. John Brett
5 Social Secretary's – The chairman’s lunch will be on 9th May at the Victoria Hotel Sidmouth. On 27th June 2019 there is a visit to the
. Britannia Royal Naval College
6 In-house Lunch Secretary's Report -
said there were two places in the lunch that followed the meeting. Maurice Gwatkin
7 Speaker Secretary's Report –The speaker
was introduced, she gave a talk entitled “Nursing Career; These I met on my way”. The presentation described the way nurses were trained in the 50s and 60s and the characters and her progress through her career. Prof Christine Chapman
gave the vote of thanks. Graeme Boden
9 Membership secretary’s report – there were 33 members who attended the meeting and 16 apologies and absentees.