Annual General Meeting and Buffet Supper
22nd March 2016
The Annual General Meeting of the Coleman Street Ward Club, was held at 6PM on 22nd March 2016 at the Globe Public House on Moorgate, and a Hearty Supper was enjoyed in the same location afterwards.
Past Chairman Andrew McMurtrie CC gave thanks to everyone for their support during his year and was delighted at the success of his events. He handed over to Mr Peter O'Donoghue (York Herald), who will be the new Club Chairman for 2016-2017. His list of events is now available by clicking here.
The Secretary reported that 26 new members had been recruited into the Club over the past year, bringing the total membership to a very healthy 243. Elaine Davis was elected Vice-Chairman for the coming year. Noel Haynes was elected onto the Committee and Christopher Garratt was granted Life Membership of the Club.
The excellent state of the Club's finances were presented by the Honorary Treasurer who reported that during the year, Charitable donations were made to the Church of St Margaret Lothbury, The ABF (Army Benevolent Fund), The Lord Mayor's Appeal and The Mary Barnes Charity.
A special vote of thanks was proposed from the floor of the meeting to the Officers and other members of the Club's Committee for their excellent efforts in managing the Club. This was greeted with firm applause from all attendees.