Our 16th Annual General Meeting was held on Monday at Winscombe Cricket Club with a very good attendance of more than 60 members, associates, friends and guests.
Chairman Bob Samwell thanked our team of Observers, Committee members and Members for their contributions and achievements over the previous 12 months and reported back on the many interesting and well attended group activities that have been held. Congratulations went to our associates on their recent Advanced Rider test passes and members were presented with their IAM Pass Certificates. The Chairperson’s Award was presented to Chris Poolman for his outstanding contribution to the Group.
Chris Poolman was re-elected as the Group Secretary and Phil Scovell as Rides Coordinator. Mike Olding was re-elected as Membership / Associate Secretary, Shirley Eden as PR / Events Secretary, John Owen as Social Secretary. Mike Kennedy was elected as Web Manager.
The Chairman thanked Dave Shepherd for his many years of dedicated hard work, commitment and contribution to the Group and was wholeheartedly endorsed by all present.
Bob finally expressed his thanks to everyone present and highlighted his priorities for the further development and advancement of the Group over the coming year.
We wish the new Group Committee all the best and look forward to the next 12 months of safe riding with CVAM!