RASC/RCT ASSOCIATION PERTHSHIRE BRANCH
MINUTES OF THE MEETING FOR DECEMBER 2018
and JANUARY and FEBRUARY 2019
MEMBERS ATTENDING 17
APPOLOGIES. K Taylor. G Harvey.
MINUTES OF LAST MEETING:
Were read by the Secretary
Matters arising none
Proposer Mr J Munro.
Seconder Mr A Stirton
The Chairman welcomed the members to the new venue for the meetings. He explained the reason for changing the venue to the members. After consulting with the committee the decision to move had been taken. All members at the meeting were in total agreement to this change.
Members attended the Christmas party, the Hogmanay party and a Burns Supper at the St Johnstone club.
Members attended the funerals of two of our branch members Mr G Kerrigan and Mr R Murray.
The Secretary received emails from the Regional Secretary about Veterans news and views etc.
The Regional Secretary also sent an email about the Regional dance on the 8th JUNE 2019 with the menu. There are copies of the menu with the Secretary, choose your meal and give details to John Kirk (sec).
The Secretary sent emails to all the Branch Secretaries of the region about the coming Bowling tournament organised by Mr A Stirton. No replies as yet.
The Secretary received an email about the Soldiers off the Street Scotland. They are having a fund raising event at Broxden Farmhouse restaurant Perth on the 27th
Mr little had no report at this moment.
SOCIAL CONVENER’S REPORT
Mr Stirton told the members about Allied Forces grants. He has the paper work, the members were asked if the Branch should apply for a grant and it was approved.
One of our members Mr G Kerrigan passed away on the 30th January 2019 in his 100th year. Many members attended the funeral.
Mr G Aitken sent a card to the branch with thanks for his Christmas Donation.
PLEASE GET IN TOUCH WITH COMMITTEE MEMBERS IF YOU KNOW
OF ANY MEMBERS IN HOSPITAL OR ILL AT HOME.
Mr Melville asked the members if when he is at the Cenotaph in London this year he could get a wreath to lay in Harrods on the Saturday. The members agreed to this.
Mr I Munro asked about including the R L C with our branch. The secretary was asked to send an email to Deepcut asking about this matter.
Mr I Munro also informed members about the Armed Forces day at Knockhill Race way on the 7th APRIL 2019.
THE NEXT MEETING IS ON THE 29th MARCH 2019
THE CHAIRMAN CLOSED THE MEETING AT 8 10 pm