N&E Annual District Meeting

The N & E Annual District Meeting  at St. James, Islington on 15th February, with 43 people attending, 20 towers represented.  The programme for the year was circulated and agreed.  Paul Norman retired as Assistant Ringing Master and was thanked for his services, and the following officers were elected:

Chair:                                                       Margaret Peirce                                                                   Ringing Master:                                       Alec Gray                                                                               Ass’t Ringing Masters:                             Stephen Jakeman, Martin Sutcliffe, Mark  Harris                    Secretary:                                                Janet Drake                                                                             Asst’ Secretaries:                                      Jinny Kufluk, Janet Betham                                                   BRC Reps:                                                 Martin Sutcliffe, Michael Royalton-Kisch                           Training Committee:                               Helen Porter, Catherine Moore                                                 Independent Examiner:                          Jim Laken

There were 23 new members elected, including 7 junior, and the tea and raffle between them raised £195 for the Bell Restoration Fund.