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Perthshire Branch Minutes

RASC/RCT ASSOCIATION PERTHSHIRE BRANCH

 

RASC/RCT ASSOCIATION

PERTHSHIRE BRANCH

 

MINUTES OF THE MEETING  FOR 26th July 2019

 

10 members attended

 

 

 

APOLOGIES    Mr K Taylor, Mr D McPHEE,

                        MR J MELVILLE, MR A GERARD, MR I MUNRO.

                                                                                 

MINUTES OF LAST MEETING:

 

Were read by the Secretary

 

Matters arising     none.

 

Proposer      A Stirton.                                                                                        Seconder     N Porter.

 

CHAIRMAN’S REPORT  

 

The Chairman thanked those members who attended Mr G Dunbar’s Funeral for their attendance.

 

The Chairman thanked Mr I Munro and the Secretary for the help they gave to Graham’s family.    

                                                           

The Chairman also told members that there should be no Regional business discussed at the branch meetings.

 

SECRETARY’S REPORT  

 

No Report.

 

TREASURER’S REPORT

 

The Branch account has a healthy balance.

 

Proposed by Mr D Taylor

Seconded by Mr I Munro

 

SOCIAL CONVENER’S REPORT  

 

The Branch Christmas Dinner will be held in the St Johnstone Club on the 21st December 2019.  The cost is £17 per person.

 

The 2020 summer trip to Belgium is to about May.

 

Mr Stirton has been looking into this and the possibility of a visit to St Valery.

The Social Convener has applied for  grants from several funding bodies.

 

BENEVOLENT

 

PLEASE GET IN TOUCH WITH COMMITTEE MEMBERS IF YOU KNOW

OF ANY MEMBERS IN HOSPITAL OR ILL AT HOME.

 

AOCB

 

Nothing to report.  

 

 

THE NEXT MEETING IS ON THE 30TH AUGUST 2019

 

THE CHAIRMAN CLOSED THE MEETING AT 7.50pm

 

 

RASC/RCT ASSOCIATION PERTHSHIRE BRANCH

 

RASC/RCT ASSOCIATION

PERTHSHIRE BRANCH

 

MINUTES OF THE MEETING  FOR 28th June 2019

 

 

MEMBERS ATTENDED  

 

 

APOLOGIES    Mr K Taylor, Mr G Harvey.

                                                                                               

MINUTES OF LAST MEETING:

 

Were read by the Secretary

 

Matters arising     none.

 

Proposer     A Gerard                                                                                        

Seconder     J Munro

 

CHAIRMAN’S REPORT

The Chairman told the members about the arrangements for Mr G Dunbar’s funeral on the 3rd June 2019 2pm at Perth Crematorium.

 

SECRETARY’S REPORT  The Edinburgh Branch sent an email asking if our members would like to attend a dinner on the 5th October 2019, price etc to come later. Contact Mr Leitch on 07734  130082.

 

The Secretary reminded members that the Perthshire Branch BBQ is on the 27th July 2019 at the North Inch Bowling Club.

                                                                                           

The Secretary received emails from the Regional Secretary with the minutes of the Regional AGM, 26 pages long.                                                                                

 

The Secretary sent an email to the Regional Secretary for a grant for the BBQ. No answer yet.                                                                                          

 

The Secretary received an income and expenditure account for the Annual Function.

 

 

The Regional Committee are also looking for another name from the branch for the Remembrance weekend in November at the Cenotaph in London.      

                                                                                                                       

The branch members were on parade for a Wreath laying ceremony at the Korean war Memorial on the 22nd June.

 

Some members were in Edinburgh for the Armed Forces Day Parade.

 

Branch members were also at the raising of the Armed Forces Flag at Balhousie Castle on Monday the 24th June.

 

TREASURER’S REPORT

 

The Treasurer handed out the rebate from the Dance to the members who attended the function.

 

The Branch current account continues to have a healthy balance.

 

Proposed by  A Gerard

Seconded by J Melville

                                                                                                                           

SOCIAL CONVENER’S REPORT    

                                                                             

The Social Convener asked for numbers for the BBQ.  

                                                                     

The Social Convener also informed members of the 2020 Summer trip to Europe on the May 23rd  2020.

                                                                                                                                                      The Xmas dinner this year will be on the 21st December 2019 and will be held in the St Johnstone club Barossa Street.  

 

If any member would like to go to a Sportsmans Dinner £20 per ticket at the St Johnstone Club on the 12th October 2019, let Mr Stirton know.

 

BENEVOLENT    

 

Member Mr Graham Dunbar passed away on the 16th June 2019. Funeral will be on the 6th July at 2pm in Perth Crematorium.

 

PLEASE GET IN TOUCH WITH COMMITTEE MEMBERS IF YOU KNOW

OF ANY MEMBERS IN HOSPITAL OR ILL AT HOME.

 

AOCB

 

Mr W Alexander asked Mr Forbes about the running of the Regional committee. Then a lively debate started among members on this subject.

 

 

THE NEXT MEETING IS ON THE 26TH JULY 2019

 

THE CHAIRMAN CLOSED THE MEETING AT 8.15 pm