PROBUS CLUB GENERAL MEETING MINUTES
Thursday 3 January 2018
1 Chairman's Report - Welcome to speaker Rev. David Arnott and all members. Members were informed that John Brett and Peter Walker were not present. The vote of thanks will be give by Ian White.
2 There were no matters arising from the last meeting.
3 The Secretary had nothing to report.
4 Treasurer's Report - John Brett was not present. However Club’s finances remained the same.
5 Social Secretary's – Not present
6 In-house Lunch Secretary's Report - Maurice Gwatkin said the next in house will be on 21stFebruary 2019. The sheet to sign up for the lunch is now available and details will follow.
7 Speaker Secretary's Report –Ronald Smith introduced Rev David Arnott who gave a talk entitled “The circumnavigation of Helvellyn: a Pilgrimage Under Sail”. The presentation described his sabbatical when he and a friend sailed around England in a small sailing boat.
8 Ian White gave the vote of thanks.
9 Membership secretary’s report – there were 31 members who attended the meeting and 19 apologies and absentees.
10 Next Meeting is on 17 January 2019 when Tamara Jones will give us a talk entitled “The Work of the Stroke Organisation”. Vote of thanks will be by Brian Bandy. The Chairman for the next meeting will be Stephen Lacey.