Annual General Meeting Sat’y 3 October

The Society's AGM at the West Dean Centre was well attended by members and several visitors.
The Chairman's Report on activities over the year is attached to this item.
The Scott Garrett prize for best talk in 2015 was awarded by Vice-President Ian Pope to Dr Cherry Lewis for her talk on 'Mushet & his Contribution to “The Map That Changed The World”'. Congratulations to Cherry.
The Cyril Hart prize for best article in New Regard (29) was awarded to Ben Lennon for his article  'The distribution and origin of meends in the Forest of Dean'.  Congratulations also to Ben.
The Society re-elected Simon Moore as Chair and Cecile Hunt as Treasurer, and elected David Edwards as Secretary.
More details of the AGM will be included in the Society's November newsletter.
The formal meeting was followed by Cecile Hunt and Averil Kear's journey through Ironworks in the Forest of Dean over the centuries. A summary of the talk will be available in the November newsletter.

pdf icon Chairmans-report.pdf

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *