Minutes of business meeting held at 11.00 on 21/04/17
1. Trips Update
The next trip would be to Skinningrove Mine on 7th June followed by lunch at the Grinkle
It was agreed that the proposed trip to Crazy for You should be cancelled. The cost would
have been approximately £80 even if more people had expressed an interest.
A further trip to Souter Lighthouse, lunch at Bellini’s and an afternoon visit to the Glass
Centre in Sunderland is planned for 27th September.
2. Evita Report
As noted in the Chairman’s AGM Report, the trip to Evita had been very successful. 21
Members and 21 Guests attended. There were 5 Apologies.
3. Members’ Lunch Report
The Members’ lunch at Whinstone View on 5th
April was attended by 10 Members. The food had been good and it had been an enjoyable occasion. The Chairman invited suggestions for a venue for the next lunches. The suggested dates for these are Wednesday 4 October 2017 and Wednesday 4th April 2018.
The Lucky Draw prizes were books on canals. These were won by Garry Turner and Alwyn
5. Next Meeting
The next Meeting will be on Tuesday 16th
May. The speaker will be Margaret Camp on ‘Life
among the cotton mills in word and song’.
Approved by ……………………..………Chairman Date…………………….