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Minutes of the Fife Branch

Minutes of the meeting held on 6 April 2019

 

Held in British Legion Dunfermline

 

Vice Chairman opened the meeting at 1410 hrs.

 

Present : Alex Page and 15 other members.

 

 

Apologies:  

Matt Erskine, Allan Robertson, Mick Hanlon, Richard Peden, George Redpath, Stuart McArthur, Jim Brown, Tam McKinney, Davie Johnstone, Fred Thomson, Benny McHale, Mick McHale, Tony Boyle, Tony Tortolano, Bill Mason, Keith Miller, Mark Mornahan, Matt Malcolm, Pete Smith,

 

Minutes:  

Proposed by Fred Mayne, seconded by Pete Shields

 

Treasurers In the bankthe branch account continues to show a healthy balance.

 

Welfare:

Matt Malcolm is on the mend. Bill Mason is unwell at the moment, no info on the cause.

 

Raffle Winners:  

Pete Shields, Alex Page, George Entwistle, Jim Fury, Andy Wells, John McConkie, Sten Robertson, John McGregor, Maurice Parkyn and Bill Black.

 

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After a long discussion and taking into account the cost of accommodation and Travel it was decided on a NIL return.

 

Corps Weekend 13-14 July 2019:  

Will be attended by Maurice Parkyn with the branch standard

 

D Day Vets:  

As we have no members who were at the D Day or Normandy landings a NIL return will Be submitted.

 

AFD Alloa: There will be a bus provided for this event and provisional timings are as follows

 

Woodside Inn Glenrothes 0730 hrs

 

Bus Station Kirkcaldy 0745 hrs

 

Railway Tavern Cardenden 0800 hrs

 

Wee Asda Dunfermline 0815 hrs

 

Wee Club Rosyth 0830 hrs

 

Xmas Dance Venue:

There were four locations put forward and a vote was held to find out which location the members preferred and the result of the vote were as follows;

 

Royal British Legion:          0 votes

 

Rosyth Civil Service Club: 1 vote

 

Railway Tavern:                 2 votes

 

White Heather Kirkcaldy:   7 votes

 

It has been decided that the Xmas dance will be held in the White Heather in Kirkcaldy. A provisional Booking has been made for the 13th Dec but Fred Mayne and Maurice Parkyn are going through to discuss if we can change that date to the 14th Dec.

 

Next Meeting Will be held on 4th May 19 in RBL Dunfermline at 1400 hrs.

 

There being no other business the meeting closed at 1530 hrs